Application support documents

The Football Foundation has developed a range of guidance materials to support applicants.

Application guidance documents

Small scale projects

Guidance for projects such as new or replacement goalposts, grass pitch maintenance item and minor works.

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Large scale projects

Guidance for large projects such as 3G pitch works, changing room refurbishment and major works.

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Core application documents

Community engagement toolkit

This toolkit is designed to help you engage local people in creating football facilities and activities that meet the needs of your community.

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Bank guidance document

This document provides rules and regulations in relation to bank payments.

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Upshot user guides

Grant specific support

Grow the Game - club claim guidance

This is a guidance document to provide further information on the Grow the Game claiming process and what information we require from organisations claiming the second or third instalment of their grant.

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Stay in the Game - year two claim guidance

This is a guidance document to provide further information on the Stay in the Game claiming process and what information we require from clubs claiming the second instalment of their grant.

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