Funding opportunities

Regional funding opportunities 

Swim England East Region manage the SwimMark Bursary Scheme that provides funding to SwimMark accredited clubs.

If you are a SwimMark club, you are entitled claim £315 towards the cost of courses to support two learners through a Swim England Coaching Certificate (previously called Level 2), recognised prior learning, blended learning or classroom style workshops. 

SwimMark Bursary Application Form

For more information about the SwimMark Bursary Scheme please contact the Swim England East Region office.

Other funding opportunities


Cash4Clubs is a sports funding scheme, giving clubs a unique chance to apply for grants to improve facilities, buy new equipment, gain qualifications and invest in the sustainability of their organisation.

The Cash 4 Clubs scheme has given out sports grants to many deserving recipients and is committed to funding even more sports clubs in the future. They have awards of £500, £750, £1000 and £10,000 available. 

Club Matters is Sport England’s one stop shop for sports clubs. Club Matters provides free, convenient, practical resources to help you develop and run a sustainable club.  

Funding 4 Sport was established to take one of the leading positions in funding within the sports and community deveopment industry.