Grants of between £300 and £2,500 are available for innovative and sustainable projects which will help more people participate in and enjoy swimming and to make swimming more accessible.
Applicants must demonstrate in their application how the funding will allow them to:
- Introduce people to swimming who would otherwise not swim.
- Increase the frequency that existing swimmers go to the pool.
- Improve the swimming experience for new or existing swimmers.
Projects must take place at a Swimathon pool and have sign off from the Pool Manager or their delegated main contact for this project to take place.
Organisations including community groups, swimming clubs, senior groups, youth groups, sports clubs, disability charities, scout groups and healthy living groups in the UK are eligible to apply.
The deadline for applications is 4 March 2016.