Funding News

Coming up with a closing date of 29th October 2021 is a grant scheme that may be if interest to bicycle training providers and community organisations.

Funding is available for innovative pilot projects that encourage underrepresented children in England to take part in cycle training.

Applications are open to current Bikeability training providers and any organisation that can increase participation. Partnership applications are also welcome.

Pilot projects should be able to demonstrate how they can overcome barriers and increase participation in Bikeability within the following four key areas:
• Lower take up in areas of deprivation.
• Low take up amongst specific ethnic backgrounds.
• Low delivery of Level 3 Training.
• Low participation amongst female teenagers.

Funding can be used for promoting and delivering cycle training including staff/instructor time, salaries and equipment and resources.
Awards of up to £75,000 are available. https://www.bikeability.org.uk/blog/more-than-1-million-available-to-help-children-access-cycle-training/

We have updated our PDF of funding opportunities – please download here – Grants Doc.

Or if you would like a copy emailed or posted to you, just let us know at CVS.