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People and Clubs: Funding

Below is a list of funding opportunities that may be of interest to your football club. If you are a funder and would like to advertise any grants, please email the details to 

Sport NI- Project Re:boot

Project Re-Boot will invest in new and innovative projects which will support the engagement and re-engagement of participants into sport, particularly people from groups who have been especially impacted by Covid-19. It has three levels of investment.

National Lottery Awards for All Northern Ireland

Voluntary or community organisations and public sector organisations are eligible to apply for 12 months of project funding. This programme supports people to bring about positive changes in their community.

National Lottery Empowering Young People

Empowering Young People is a grants programme designed to support projects in Northern Ireland that give young people aged 8 to 25 the ability to overcome the challenges they face.

The Telecommunity Fund Grant

Projects must aim to directly support one of the following specific groups:

  •        Young people
  •        Older people
  •        People with disabilities


National Lottery People and Communities

Supporting positive change in the community. The People and Communities programme is designed to support you to work with local people to bring about positive changes in your community. A community could be a geographical area or a community of interest. 

The Pressure Group Fund

Throughout the Foundation’s history we have been committed to addressing the challenges of peacebuilding, social justice and effective community development. We believe in the power of community activity to change Northern Ireland for the better.

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council Grant Aid – Recovery Programme

 Fermanagh and Omagh District Council invites applications from voluntary clubs, societies, community and sporting organisations for the Grant Aid – Recovery Programme. The group must be based in the Fermanagh and Omagh District Council area. Projects/activities must take place during the 2020-2021 financial year.

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council Covid-19 Community Support Grant

Causeway Coast and Glens District Council: COVID-19 Community Support Fund

Newry, Mourne and Down District Council: COVID Response and Recovery Fund 

Halifax Foundation

Grants Programme for 2020-2023

Moy Park Community Support Fund