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Club and athlete support - East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Trust

Club and athlete support

Individual and club sports grants

Talented Sports Person Concession Scheme

Who can apply for this scheme?

Sports performers who have been selected to represent their sport at GB, Scottish, regional or area level and/or who are championship winners at national, regional or schools level.

Individuals must be a resident within East Renfrewshire and a member of a recognised club within the West of Scotland. Similarly, all applicants must be endorsed by their National Governing Body.

What can I access through this scheme?

The Talented Sports Person concession scheme allows talented sport individuals free use of a wide range of sport and leisure facilities, operated by East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Limited.

Is there anything else I should know?

Whole areas such as games halls or dance studios cannot be booked.  Likewise, team bookings do not qualify under this scheme. Finally, facilities accessible to athletes must be relevant to improving performance in their chosen sport.

How do I get and application pack?

To download the relevant application pack, please go to Related Documents area.  Please ensure your application is signed by your National Governing Body and includes supporting evidence or your application will be rejected.

 

ERCL Sports Grant (Individual)

Who can apply for this grant?

Sports performers who have been selected to represent their sport at GB, Scottish, regional and area level and/or are championship winners at national, regional or schools level. Similarly, individuals who can demonstrate that they have the potential to compete at such levels will also be considered.

All individuals must be a resident of East renfrewshire.

What can this grant be used for?

Assistance towards training and competition costs excluding clothing and equipment.

How much could I get if I apply?

Up to £250 dependant of current season performance and subject to available funds.  Where funds are limited, the ERCL Sports grant scheme reserves the right to allocate grants to the sports and individuals it determines as priorities for sport in East Renfrewshire.

Is there anything else I should know?

Only one grant is payable to each individual.  Individuals who meet the criteria in more than one sport will be eligible to receive the maximum award for whatever sport they have represented at the most senior level.

There are various conditions to the grant which are found in the application in Related Documents area.

 

ERCL Sports Grant (Club - Coach, official and Team)

Who can apply for this grant?

Coaches, Officials and teams.

What can this grant be used for?

Coach education courses, coaching clinics, courses for officials and teams representing at national championships.

How much could I get if I apply?

Coach education courses shall be 50% of the course fee up to a maximum award of £200.

Coaching clinics shall be 50% of the tutor's fee up to a maximum award of £100.

Grants for attending officiating courses shall be 50% of course fee up to a maximum award of £100.

Prestigious team championships the maximum grant that shall be awarded is £250.

Is there anything else I should know?

There are various conditions to the grant which are found in the application in Related Documents area.

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