B&NES Smokefree Sports Club Grant
This grant programme is currently closed to applications.
- Opening Date:
- 29th November 2016 , 9:00 am
- Closing Date:
- 23rd January 2017 , 12:00 pm
- Maximum grant awarded:
- Successful applicants will receive a £500 grant.
What can you apply for?
The Bath & North East Somerset smoke free sports club grant programme is provided by Sirona Care & Health in partnership with Bath & North East Somerset Council. It is designed to break the association between smoking, sport and young people.
To apply, clubs must commit to provide a smoke free environment at the clubs whilst young people are training or are taking part in fixtures. Club coaches will be given training and resources to implement a smoke free policy that will contribute to creating an environment for young people that complements a healthy lifestyle. Successful applicants will receive a £500 grant to buy extra equipment or provide additional facilities & training at the sports club.
Who can apply?
This grant programme is open to charitable sports groups based in Bath & North East Somerset which coach young people (aged 6-17) in outdoor team-based sports. Applications from local clubs in South Bath, Radstock and Midsomer Norton are particularly welcome as are applications from clubs which coach youth players in football. These applications are a priority. Applicants must send at least at least one coach on the brief intervention training session on 20th February 2017, 17.30-19.00pm, venue to be confirmed but will be at a location in the South of Bath (Odd Down).
Applicants must commit to implementing a smoke free policy when youth activities are taking place
Please download and read the guidelines below before applying for a grant.