Coach Education Funding

Please see below for a list of suggested funding options in your area. Please note these are suggestions only as funding options change on a regular basis. If you have any questions please contact Lynn Narey on





If you join the Sports Club you may be able to access funding




Central Disability offer some free courses


Tayside & Fife


Dunfermline & West Fife Sports Council provide grants for clubs, coaches and athletes


Dunfermline Badminton Association provide grants for coaches and athletes


Fife Leisure Trust provide grants for athletes

Perth & Kinross

Live Active Community Sport Development Grant provides grants for clubs, coaches and officials


Live Active Athlete Personal Development Grant provides grants for athletes


Live Active Developing Sporting Talent provides grants to organisations helping improve player pathways


Perth & District Badminton Association provide grants to coaches & athletes


Dundee Leisure & Culture provide grants for clubs and coaches


Dundee Area Badminton Association provide grants for coaches & athletes


Angus Alive provide grants for clubs and coaches

Midland Group

Midland Group provide grants for coaches and athletes in Midland area


Russell Hogg Trust provides grants for specific groups/player


West of Scotland


East Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire

Argyll & Bute

North Lanarkshire

South Lanarkshire


East Renfrewshire


North Ayrshire

East Ayrshire

South Ayrshire

Dumfries & Galloway


North East


Sport Aberdeen-

We are available to respond to any questions you may have by calling us on 01224 047922 during our normal office hours (Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm) or email


Highlands and Islands


Orkney Island Council



Active Schools Orkney

Apply through local ASC


Orkney Community Sports Hub

Apply through Joanne Bamford <>


Orkney Badminton Association

Miss Reid <>





Shetland Island Council



Shetland Active Schools


Shetland Sports Hub


Shetland Badminton Association





Western Isles

Western Isles  Council

Steven Munro <>


Community Sports Hub

Kevin Morrison <>


Active School

Apply though local ASC


Western Isles Association

Keith Bray <>





 Highland Council



Highlife Highland

Apply though local active school co-ordinators- then need to coach for Active Schools


Community sports Hub

Apply through local CSHO


University of Highlands & Islands

 Only Students studying in H & I’s University may apply


Caithness Badminton Association

'Shona Mackay' <>


Skye Badminton Association

maressa munro <>


Highland Badminton Group

Only coaches working with HBG squads need apply


Local Sports Council

Sports Councils vary between areas- some pay for part of the course , others pay travel

Some have recently re-formed worth enquiring locally


Nairn Sports Council



Skye Sports Council



Caithness sports councils

Clubs need to pay a membership to be eligible for funding – max £200