The FAST Fund exists to provide financial support to Teesside’s talented sportspeople who have the ability to reach the very top in their chosen sport.

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The FAST Fund committee meets twice a year to review applications.

To make an application to the FAST Fund, please complete the form below, telling us why you need a FAST Fund grant and what difference this will make in helping you to fulfil your potential.

We are unable to accept any applications from children aged 12 years or younger.



Date of Birth



Financial help needed

Chosen Sport

Please tell us about your sports career in no more than 250 words

Please tell us why you need a FAST Fund grant in no more than 250 words

Please provide a detailed breakdown of how the amount requested will be spent?

Without the grant would you be able to fund your sporting career?


Are you receiving funding from elsewhere? Please give details of current support from other funders, sponsors, national governing body funding etc.


Do you agree to provide receipts of any expenditure?


Are you willing to talk to FAST Fund representatives to demonstrate your genuine need for financial support?


How did you hear about FAST Fund?

If successful, we will issue a BAC’s payment within 14-21 days.

Have you received funding from the FAST Fund in the past? If yes, please let us know the amount, date and reason for funding.


Please upload a photo of yourself participating in your chosen sport. Please use a .jpg or .png file

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