Coaching and club coaching grants

The Sheffield & District LTA are able to use some of the Association's funds to support tennis development activities, the scheme provides financial support limited to two specific grant types:
1. Coaching Qualification Grant
2. Club Coaching Scheme Support Grant
There are specific criteria for each type of application which are set out below. Please read these carefully before submitting an application.                                                                                                                            
Criteria for Coaching Qualification Grant:
  • Coach qualification grants are limited to 3 per club (the club decides on priority)
  • Applicant must have resided in Sheffield for 3 years
  • Applicant must have been a member of an S&D club for 3 years
  • Applicant must be a minimum of 16 years old
  • Applicant must agree to contribute voluntary work with a coach or to an S&D event
  • Grant will only be paid on production of the receipt of course fees
  • Level 1 and 2 qualification grants will be UP TO a maximum of 50% of the course fee. 
  • Grants will only be considered for UKCC1 and UKCC 2 courses
  • Applicant must justify why they need the grant
Criteria for Club Coaching Scheme Support Grant
  • The application must be in respect of a club start-up scheme
  • No repeat application for at least two years
  • The club must detail why a grant is needed
Applications are now closed and will may re-open in March 2019 .