Application form | Believe Talent Fund

Notes for Believe Talent Fund applications

General information

Please make sure you have read the application guidelines before applying and you have the necessary information ready:

  • Supporting documents including National Governing Body (NGB) or club endorsement ready to upload (including Name and contact) – PDF
  • A URL that links to ranking/national standard ready to insert
  • Quotes for the items you outline in the budget (if single item more than £200) – URL or PDF

'How funding would be used' section

  • Be clear on what you intend to use the funding for and how it will help you progress.
  • Give a clear financial need for the funding outlining why you need support.
  • Have a clear budget breakdown. If your budget totals more than £500, the maximum award will still be £500.
  • Example budget breakdown would be:
    • Travel Expenses – British Champs London – August 2017 - £75
    • GB kit – British Championships London – August 2017 - £180
    • New Pole Vault – Indoor Championship season 2017 - £320
    • Total: £575

You cannot apply for funding for events/activities that have already taken place or for items that have already been paid for. Receipts will be required at the end of the grant.

Any more questions?

For more details or assistance completing the application form please contact Katie Eastwood, Inspiring healthy lifestyles' Club and Workforce Officer:

  • Email:
    Call: 01942 488495

Believe Talent Fund application form

1) Mainstream or emergency funding
Is this application for mainstream or emergency funding *
2) About you
What is your current standard in this sport? *
Are you currently in full or part time education?
3) Your club
4) Financial need
Please tick all that apply to your family circumstances
5) Amount Requested and How Funding Would be Used
6) Your commitment
7) Proof of eligibility for Believe Talent Fund (must be provided with this application)
How will you provide proof (below) to support this application *
8) Sports events. Please detail below recent events in which you competed or performed - and how you gained entry to them.
How you gained entry to this event *
How you gained entry to this event
How you gained entry to this event
9) Declaration