Individual sportsmen and women and sports groups can apply for a sports development grant through Basildon Council’s Sports Development Grant Scheme.

  • Individuals who live in Basildon Borough can apply for amounts up to £300
  • Groups including non-profit making clubs, societies and organisations based in the Basildon Borough, whose membership is open to residents of the Basildon Borough, can apply for amounts up to £600. (In very exceptional circumstances an amount of funding greater than £600 may be awarded to a group.).

A sports development grant can be put towards the cost of:

  • an individual’s development in their chosen sport
  • a group needing assistance in marketing
  • fees for an event
  • pilot projects
  • new initiatives.

Please note: There may be circumstances not listed above which might also qualify for a sports development grant.

Applications open year-round.

Apply here.