The aim of the bursary scheme is to assist with increasing workforce capacity at all levels and in all environments within Wiltshire and Swindon. The bursary has been set up to help people meet the required Minimum Standards for Deployment set across the county implemented by UK Coaching.Who Can Apply?
Any individual who wishes to achieve a UKCC Level 1, 2 or 3 qualifications. Individual applicants who wish to obtain qualifications to host, facilitate and/or be an activator in sport will also be considered. All applicants must be a resident in Wiltshire or Swindon and/or will be using their qualification within the county. Applications are encouraged from individuals who are from one or more of the following groups; or who are delivering sport to one of the following groups (and/or individuals/groups that are in receipt of certain benefits):
- Women and/or Girls
- Black and minority ethnic groups
- 50+ offer
The maximum grant that can be applied for is 50% of the actual course cost (not to include transport or accommodation) to a maximum of £200. In return for the grant we ask that you deliver 5 x 1 hour voluntary sessions in different settings, including curriculum, extra-curricular, club and/or community setting.
For full details of the Bursary Scheme and for an application form please click here.
As part of WASP's work to support the Salisbury 2020: City on the Move festival, we are running a separate bursary scheme for coaches in the Salisbury area. More details and an application form for this can be found here.