Grants & Funding
IMPROVE YOUR FACILITIES
If you are intending to improve your football facilities (which may involve 3G football turf pitches, changing room pavilions and clubhouses, grass pitch improvement or better indoor / outdoor spaces), please contact Joe Robinson on Joe.Robinson@BirminghamFA.com so that we can provide advice and guidance.
GRASS PITCH PROGRAMME SUPPORT PACK
Click here to read about the available support that can be provided at a local level to help transform the quality of grass pitches across the country.
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FUNDING AND GRANTS
Check out grants and funding available to you through the Football Foundation
Small Grants Scheme
This scheme is designed to offer small grants up to the value of £25k. Whether this is to replace goalposts, purchase pitch maintenance machinery, storage containers or fencing, the Small Grants Scheme is here to help. Click HERE for further guidance around this scheme.
Sport Birmingham Funding
Click HERE to find out more.
Other national and local funding
To find out more about what is available, download our funding directory HERE
PITCH IMPROVEMENT fund
The Pitch Improvement Fund, in conjunction with the Institute of Groundsmanship, provides support to clubs who are looking for advice on pitch management and maintenance.
- Grassroots pitch development
- Professional knowledge and guidance
BIRMINGHAM COUNTY FA FUNDING DIRECTORY
We have listed a range of funders who your club may be able to apply to, in order to support your project, subject to meeting the relevant criteria. To access the list, which includes funding opportunities from Birmingham County FA, national and local organisations, please click on the link below.
ANSWERS TO YOUR FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Contact Joe Robinson on Joe.Robinson@BirminghamFA.com to detail your thoughts and plans.
There are a number of factors to consider when developing a project of this nature so discussing these will help you shape and define your project idea.
Not all project ideas are viable so discussing your idea at the outset might save you precious time and money.
Football's contribution comes from the Football Foundation. This charity is funded by the FA, the Government, via the DCMS and the Premier League. However,projects are required to exhaust all other sources of funding for their project as a contribution to the overall costs.
You can find information about other funding opportunities by clicking here.