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Supporting athletes

Wiltshire is proud of its talented sports people and recognises that support to help achieve at the top level of their sport is invaluable. We provide a range of grants to help.

2017 Grant Recipients
2017 Elite Athlete Grant recipients

Elite Athlete Grant

A grant of £1,000 is available to any Wiltshire athlete of any age who is competing at either a National or International level in either an Olympic or Paralympic sport or any sport recognised by Sport England. The grant can be used for training or coaching, travel and competition costs.

This grant is currently closed for applications.

If you would like to be notified when the grant opens please email ffopgrants@wiltshire.gov.uk

2017 Sports Scholarship Grant Recipients
2017 Sports Scholarship recipients

Sports scholarships

A grant of £500 is available to any Wiltshire athlete aged between 8 to 18 years old who are competing at a Regional or National level in either an Olympic or Paralympic sport or a sport recognised by Sport England. The funding can be used for training, coaching, travel or competition costs.

The grant is currently closed for applications.

If you would like to be notified when the grant opens please email ffopgrants@wiltshire.gov.uk

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FACTS

Wiltshire Council offers free annual leisure centre membership for use of the fitness suite and pool for any Wiltshire athlete of any age who is competing at a GB/National age group level in an Olympic or Paralympic sport any sport recognised by Sport England as either an individual or squad member.

To apply, download and complete the application form and return as directed together with a reference letter from your sport's National Governing Body.

If you have any questions about this scheme please email ffopgrants@wiltshire.gov.uk

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