Get Fishing Fund

Deadline 12th March 2021

Angling Improvement Trust are offering grants to support angling clubs, fisheries, charities, schools and local authorities in England to deliver angling events and activities that will get more people into fishing and retain them within the sport.

Organisations can apply for up to £500 towards small projects or for large projects up to £5,000.

The Fund will support organisations to put on a range of fishing activities to encourage new anglers through the 2021 season.

For large projects, the following can be funded:

  • Equipment to help run events, this includes any additional equipment to ensure events are COVID-19 safe (PPE).
  • Fishing equipment, terminal tackle and bait.
  • Contribution towards venue hire.
  • Coaching fees.
  • Event resources, such as a gazebo.
  • Promotional materials.
  • Basic equipment storage facilities eg lock up shed.

For small projects, the following can be funded:

  • Equipment to help run events, this includes any additional equipment to ensure events are COVID-19 safe (PPE).
  • Fishing equipment, terminal tackle and bait.
  • Event resources.

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