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Be Active, Stay Active Awards

Be Active, Stay Active Awards


The 'Be Active, Stay Active Awards' is a small grants programme developed in conjunction with Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council and Sport Northern Ireland.  The aim of the programme is to prioritise the development of grassroots sports projects which will address the under-representation in sport amongst women and girls, people with disabilities and people living in areas of greatest need.


Who can apply?

  • Governing Bodies of Sport (recognised by Sport NI)
  • Sports Clubs (affiliated to a Governing Body of Sport recognised by Sport NI)
  • Charities (with a registered charity number)
  • Parent Teacher Associations
  • Community/Voluntary Groups


Funding Limits

Eligible groups can apply for grants from £500 - £2,500.


Applications Closed

The current round of funding opened on Monday 11th September at 12 noon and closed on Friday 13th October at 12 noon.

Download a copy of the GUIDANCE NOTES


Information Roadshows

The Council is holding two information roadshows for eligible sports clubs to showcase the funding opportunities available at the following venues:

Wednesday 13th September at 7pm at Lagan Valley LeisurePlex in Lisburn

Thursday 14th September at 7pm at Lough Moss Leisure Centre in Carryduff


Contact Details

For further details, contact:

Kevin Madden - Email: or Tel: 9250 9567

Adrian Baron - Email: or Tel: 9250 9556

Faron Morrison - Email: or Tel: 9081 1969