Premier League & The FA Facilities Fund Small Grants Scheme

£1k - £10k
Open all year round
Capital/Refurbishment projects


The Premier League and The FA Facilities Fund Small Grants Scheme awards grants of up to £10,000 for the provision of capital items, or to refurbish/improve existing facilities. The aims of this scheme are to:
  • Support the growth of football clubs and activity.
  • Prevent a decline in football participation.
  • Make improvements to facilities to address any health and safety issues.
Grants, which cannot exceed 50% of the total project cost, are awarded to support the costs of the following list of projects or items:
  • Replacement of unsafe goalposts
  • Portable floodlights
  • Storage containers
  • Changing pavilion/clubhouse refurbishment and external works
  • Grounds maintenance equipment
  • Pitch improvement works (natural and artificial surfaces)
  • Fencing
  • Application Information
The Scheme is available to:
  • Local authorities
  • Educational establishments
  • Grassroots football clubs (not including those in the FA National League System)
  • Professional and semi-professional Football Clubs and their associated Community Organisations (from Premier League to Conference), to support their community outreach programmes.
The maximum grant available from the Premier League and The FA Facilities Fund Small Grants Scheme is £10,000. The minimum grant is £1,000, unless you are applying for funding towards the replacement of unsafe goalposts. The maximum total project cost is £50,000 (including VAT, if applicable). Grants cannot exceed 50% of the eligible project cost.