Sportivate funding is back for a final round - £300,000 available for grassroots sport in London

London Sport are delighted to announce a final Sportivate funding round with £300,000 now available for projects targeting inactive young people

Sportivate funding is back for a final round - £300,000 available for grassroots sport in London

by Jemima Jones

We are delighted to announce that £300,000 of Sportivate funding is now available for projects targeting inactive young people. Deadline for applications is 23:59 23 August 2017. 

Download the application form here.

Sportivate is a £56 million Lottery funded London 2012 legacy project that gives 11-25 year olds the chance to discover a sport that they haven’t tried before through sessions delivered across six to eight weeks. Sportivate aims to support and provide young and inactive people with the opportunity to get involved with sport and physical activity. This £300,000 pot of funding is the last funding round for London.

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Chris Anderson, Head of Grants and Governance, said: 

"I am happy to announce that £300,000 is available for projects targeting inactive 11-25 year olds in London. This is a great opportunity for organisations to support their delivery to inactive participants and I would urge all organisations to explore the application process. This is the last Sportivate funding round, so don’t miss out on this funding opportunity.”

Download the application form here.


Key details you need to know:

  • The funding is available for all projects targeting 11-25 year old inactive participants
  • Prioritisation will be given to projects targeting inactive and female participants
  • You can submit a maximum of one application
  • Applicants must provide match funding of at least 10% of total project costs (either in-kind or cash)
  • Delivery must take place between 1 October 2017 and 22 December 2017
  • Projects must deliver 6-8 consecutive weekly sessions
  • Deadline for completed applications to be submitted is 23:59 August 2017


The application from can be downloaded here and should be submitted to sportivate@londonsport.org by 23:59 23rd August 2017. 


About Sportivate

Sportivate was created to harness the excitement of London 2012. The programme was launched in June 2011 as a four-year programme but due to its success, additional funding of £10,000,000 per year was invested, allowing the programme to run until December 2017.

All application submissions and queries should be directed to sportivate@londonsport.org.