Funding: key dates

Here you'll find live information about our new funding opportunities, including the key dates you need to know

Since we published our strategy, Towards an Active Nation, we’ve been doing a lot of detailed work to develop our new funding programmes.

Below we've outlined which funding has been announced, the focus of that investment and the current status.

You can find out more detailed information about each fund by clicking on the links below or via our Funding pages.

Our investment opportunities

Fund Focus Range of investment Current status
Active Ageing Inactive adults aged 55 and over £50k-500k Expressions of interest being assessed
Tackling Inactivity and Economic Disadvantage Inactive people from lower-socio-economic £10k-150k Launching mid-June
Tackling Inactivity in Colleges Students aged 14-19 years old – priority lower-socio-economic £50k-150k Decisions being made
Children and Families Families with children aged 5-15 years old on low income and in higher areas of deprivation £50k-500k Launching 22 June 2017
Opportunity Fund Adults aged 20+ from economically disadvantaged communities £50k-150k Expressions of interest being assessed
Potentials Fund Children and young people aged 10-20 years old £50k-150k Expressions of interest being assessed
Helping The Active Stay Active When Life Changes Life transitions – priority lower-socio-economic £50k-500k Expression of interest deadline 22 May
Small Grants Adults and young people aged 14 and over £300-10k Ongoing
Local Delivery Inactive people – priority lower-socio-economic NA Expressions of interest being assessed
Community Asset Fund Local infrastructure that gives people the opportunity to get active £1k-150k Ongoing
Strategic Facilities Local authorities – although body may be a different organisation £500k-2m Ongoing


The information here will be updated regularly, and you can also sign up to our newsletter or follow us on Twitter to be kept up to date on all of our funding options.