Funding opportunities and award nominations

PlaySport London

As part of the Mayor’s Plan ‘A Sporting Future for London’, sports clubs, organisations and youth and community groups can apply for  up to £1,500 for all sports and physical activities with a focus on long-term participation.

For the full funding criteria and to apply, go to

London Health Commission (LHC) Awards

Community groups and businesses can nominate themselves for an LHC award in recognition of their achievements in addressing health inequalities across the capital.

The Awards promote and reward groups and businesses which have worked to offer opportunities for members and staff to improve their health. This year, LHC wants to highlight partnership working between community organisations, businesses and the public sector.

Winners of community awards also receive a prize of £1,000. Deadline for applications if 4th June.

Visit for more information on the Award categories and how to enter.

Smarter Travel Awards

Smarter Travel is looking for events, projects and campaigns which ran between June 2008 and April 2010 and which show dedication, effort and commitment to positively influence people’s travel behaviour.

Nominees can include individuals, boroughs, schools, community groups and charities. Deadline for nominations is 10th May.

For more information or to enter, go to