The FA Grassroots Coaching Bursary

Fully-Funded Places

Applications for fully-funded places in 2021/22 are now open

We are delighted to announce that applications for fully-funded places for the 2021/22 season are now open. This initiative  will cover the cost of a percentage of places on the following courses:

-Introduction to Coaching Football
-UEFA C Licence.

The initiative is aligned to our wider goal of helping to increase participation within historically underrepresented groups (including female coaches and coaches from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic, disabled and female backgrounds) as well as supporting individuals from disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds.

To apply for a fully-funded place on your chosen course, please complete the application process below. It should take around 10 minutes to complete.

To apply for a fully-funded place on Introduction to Coaching Football, please click the button below:

To apply for a fully-funded place on the UEFA C Licence, please click the button below:

The application process will close at 5pm, Monday 10 January. If successful, you will be contacted by us in the weeks following this date.

Need help?

For a full list of FAQs and advice on fully-funded places, please visit our Help Centre.