Canoe Foundation

Funding to Support the Increase of Canoeing

The Canoe Foundation have a fund which currently focusses on:

  • Increasing and protecting public access points, steps or platforms
  • Improving the suitability of launching and landing sites, to and alongside water, for all sectors of the community

Funding applications are welcome from clubs, community groups and regions with an active interest in, and project purpose of, wider canoeing participation.

Online funding applications are expected to be in the range from £2,000 to £10,000. Awards are typically between £2,500 and £5,000 although exceptional projects are considered. Grant payments are in arrears, on a direct payment, or pass-through basis.

All applications are considered after each closing date, with the next review being for applications received by 28th February 2020.

You can find out more about the fund and the Canoe Foundation by visiting