The grant will be open to application from Residents or
Clubs of Ellon and District, up to 18 years of both sexes.
The sport involved must be a recognised sport with a
A grant will be awarded to a sport or individual under any
of the following categories:
1. INDIVIDUAL EXCELLENCE – to assist an aspiring
sportsperson attend specialist coaching or training session.
2. ENDEAVOUR – to assist individuals who have demonstrated
commitment to sport beyond the ordinary in pursuit of their
3. COACH EDUCATION – for the purpose of importing coaches of
national or international standing to Ellon and District.
Such coaching courses must be available to different ability
groups, age/sex or clubs.
4. COMPETITION – to assist organisers to attract opposition
to events to raise standards of competition in Ellon and
5. CLUB STARTER GRANT – to assist clubs in their initial
year of establishment. This not revenue grant and
application for financial assistance must be specific.
6. SPECIAL CATEGORY GRANT – to provide assistance to
projects of a sporting nature, otherwise not covered by
Grant Applications must be made in advance of the event,
course etc. for which costings apply. Retrospective
applications will not be considered.
All information provided in the Form should be accurate and
will be subject to scrutiny. Failure to declare relevant
information will result in the application being void, and,
in the case of an individual, will bar that person from
receipt of any grant assistance within the current financial
Payment of grants will be at the discretion of the MIDDLETON
SPORTS TRUST and will usually be made subsequent to the
event, course etc. except in exceptional circumstances.
Proof of attendance of events, coaching etc. will normally
be required prior to receipt of grant assistance.
Click here for your application form
(PDF format). Completed forms should
be sent to either of the undernoted Trustees:
Chairman Middleton Sports Trust
50 Bonnymuir Place
Tel: 01224 633706
Treasurer Middleton Sports Trust
3 Fortree Road
Tel: 01358 721681