Exit Accessibility View

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.

Hannah Brown

Free memberships

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, or 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.

Share this page

Application forms

Latest tweets

3 HOURS AGO

10 days to go in #BigPledge..for all the amazing activity that has been going on..you get a superhero count down! https://t.co/X4h7ipz32i

21 Jul 2017 11:12

5 HOURS AGO

RT @Salisburyrovers: We will be sharing our prizes a(and some cake!!) at @theBGameProject tonight at the Friary! Kids - you rock! https://t…

21 Jul 2017 08:44

17 HOURS AGO

Congratulations @Salisburyrovers on #wcfaawards2017 Best Inclusive Project of the Year 2017.… https://t.co/l80btEkrER

20 Jul 2017 21:26

23 HOURS AGO

RT @5RiversCentre: Go Gemma... bronze 🥉, silver 🥈, gold.... in progress!#weloveswimming https://t.co/ul5DJnphiw

20 Jul 2017 15:24

Last updated: 14 June 2017 | Last reviewed: 14 June 2017