Basingstoke Sports Council

Serving Basingstoke's sporting community for over 25 years.

Local Sports Grant Aid

Robert Tobin

Applications may be submitted as from September 1st to December 1st each year

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council have invested over £190,000 in the local Grant Aid scheme to assist sports men and women in their efforts to achieve full National, International and Olympic honours.  The Borough Council in partnership with the Local Sports Council who administer the scheme, are particularly proud to be able to assist local athletes in this special way.  

Applicants must be at least County standard or equivalent within their sport and Under 25 years of age. Grants are available to assist with travelling and coaching expenses, qualifications plus eqipment and clothing requirements.

Grant Aid applicants are also considered for the Local and County Sports Awards and for scholarship support from the Basingstoke Sports Trust or Basingstoke Community Sports Trust.

Applications should be fully supported by the coach and club of the applicant and also include any other additional information that would support the grant application e.g. Press Releases. Information is also required regarding the club's name and address and contact details of an appropriate club representative in order for further information to be obtained if necessary.

Applications are welcome annually between 1st September and 1st December. Application forms will automatically be sent to last year's recipients, can be downloaded from the Borough Council website, or alternatively please request one via 01256 845685.

All completed application forms should ideally be sent via email to Basingstoke Voluntary Sports Council at 3 Dragonfly Drive, Lychpit, Basingstoke, RG24 8RU - 07796 491667 or via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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