Football Foundation Grow the Game grants

27th February 2019

Grow the Game grants can provide up to £1,500 towards essential costs associated with providing new football activity:

  • Facility hire
  • Referees fees
  • DBS checks
  • Affiliation fees
  • League entry
  • Promotion and publicity
  • FA coaching courses
  • Additional courses
  • Football kit/equipment through a bespoke voucher


Organisations that can apply include football clubs, youth clubs with a football programme, community groups and charitable organisations. Your organisation must be:

  • ‘not for profit’
  • planning to set up one or more new teams over the next two years

For the 2019 application window your new teams must be one of:

  • Female teams – Under-7s to adult
  • Disability teams


Please contact your local County Football Association’s Development Manager before you apply. For groups in Bradford district this is Andrew Shuttleworth at West Riding FA email or telephone 0113 2821222.


Email or telephone 0345 345 4555