Sports coach education bursary

Our Sports Coach Education Bursary provides financial support to sports coaches who are aiming to achieve sports coaching qualifications.

The scheme offers coaches a 50% bursary of all National Governing Body, UKCC Level 1 and 2 courses and includes First Aid and Safeguarding and Protecting Children. To qualify for the bursary applicants must be over the age of 16 and reside within Eden District.

The bursary scheme is open for individuals to apply to and not clubs, however we do ask that you provide a letter or email of support from the club or organisation you intend to coach at.

For those wishing to apply all applicants must complete and submit an application form to us prior to the course commencing. We will not support retrospective applications.

All bursary awards will be made at our discretion and will not exceed the budget available.

To apply for a sports coach education bursary

Read the Sports Coach Education Bursary Scheme terms and conditions (PDF: 16Kb / 1 page) then

Complete the Sports Coach Education Bursary Scheme application form (PDF: 37 Kb / 2 pages).

Last updated: Tuesday, 28 February, 2023.