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JU:MP Community Funds

If you have a great idea to get children and young people active, we want to hear from you! JU:MP has Community Funds available to apply for - the three funds available are:

1 JU:MP Action Plan Fund
This fund is aimed at supporting the delivery and development of the JU:MP neighbourhood action plans to help create sustainable change in children's physical activity beyond school.
To find out more information you can speak to a Community Engagement Manager in your neighbourhood, you could also ask for a copy of the neighbourhood action plan.

How much funding is available?
From £200 to £2,000 (one application per organisation, per round)

2 JU:MP Training Fund
The JU:MP training fund is aimed at young people and/or community members who would like to develop their skills and/ or qualifications to lead sports or physical activity in their local community. Any individual wanting to apply must be affiliated with a local organisation who will hold the funds.

How much funding is available?
From £200 to £1,000 (one application per organisation, per round)

3 JU:MP Small Project Funding
The small project funding is aimed at supporting local organisations to develop innovative sports and /or physical activities that engage those who are less active children and young people.

How much funding is available?
From £200 up to £1,000 (one application per organisation, per round)

How to apply:

To apply please see the application form and guidance document below:

There are multiple application deadlines. Please submit your application form by one of the following submission dates below:

Round 1: 9am on Wednesday 14th September 2022
Round 2: 9am on Wednesday 2nd November 2022
Round 3: 9am on Wednesday 11th January 2023
Round 4: 9am on Wednesday 1st March 2023
Round 5: 9am on Wednesday 3rd May 2023
Round 6: 9am on Wednesday 14th June 2023

We are unable to fund projects that are:

• Existing programmes, as it needs to be a new idea or new project
• Activities delivered within the school curriculum
• On-going running costs of your organisation (Full cost recovery information to be provided)
• Facility development applications (see Sport England's funding opportunities which support capital projects)
• Equipment only (capital) applications or those with a substantial equipment element to them.
• Any shortfall in funding for an existing service or project where another funder has withdrawn funding
• Items that can only benefit an individual
• One off events
• Endowments / Loan repayments
• Foreign trips
• Religious activities or political campaigning / promoting religious beliefs
• Retrospective costs
• Staffing costs – sessional staffing costs only

Tender opportunities

JU:MP, an Active Bradford project and one of the 12 Local Delivery Pilots funded by Sport England, has invested in a range of programmes over the last two years both through JU:MP awards and for projects over £10K through an open and transparent tendering process overseen by the JU:MP Executive Board and signed off by Sport England.

All tenders are listed on the Active Bradford website and information is circulated to organisations signed up to JU:MP and through wider communications and social media channels.

Tender Queries

Overview of JU:MP procurement - 2019-2021