**Westway Sports Bursary programme is now closed. Please complete this form to receive an alert when we announce our next sports grants programme. **

Together with Everyone Active, we have distributed almost £30,000 in sports bursaries for individuals and groups in 2021/22. 

The bursary programme provides successful applicants with one of the following services from Everyone Active, delivered through either the Westway Sports & Fitness Centre or Westway Portobello Fitness Club:

  • 12 month Gym Membership to use either Westway Sports & Fitness Centre (gym only) and Westway Portobello Fitness Club (gym and classes)
  • Climbing - 6 months of NICAS Levels 1-3 (age 7-15)
  • Annual membership (16+)
  • Climbing - 6 months of Tiny tots (age5&6)
  • Climbing - Beginners Climbing course + 1 month unlimited climbing
  • Climbing - 10 x instructor private sessions
  • Tennis - 1 Year of Pay & Play sessions for mini-red (age 5-8) and mini-orange (age 8-9) – 38 weeks from September to July
  • Football - 1 Year of Football Skills programmes for ages 5-13 for 38 weeks, July to September
  • Football - Contribution towards being part of Westway FC Youth Team (age u8-u12)

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Live in one of the five wards of North Kensington (Dalgarno, Colville, Notting Dale, St Helen's, Golborne)
  • Demonstrate a commitment to sports and fitness/health
  • Be in receipt of one or more of the following benefits, and be able to provide proof of benefits as outlined here
    • Universal credit or Income Support 
    • Personal Independence Payment (PIP) 
    • Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) 
    • Employment & Support Allowance (ESA)  
    • Disability Living Allowance 
    • Pension Credit 
    • Carers allowance 
    • Child tax credits 
    • Working tax credits 
    • Housing Benefit  
    • Council Tax Support