Wiltshire Cricket

WEPL Club Improvement Fund 2018

The West of England Premier League’s (WEPL) 2018 Club Improvement Fund is now open.

The grant scheme – which is now in its third year – is available to help WEPL clubs develop both their on and off field facilities.

Who can apply for funding?

To apply for the funding clubs must be playing in WEPL in 2018 and CAN NOT have received funds from the Club Improvement Fund in 2016 or 2017.

Clubs are also limited to one application per year.

What is eligible for funding?

Each club can apply for funding for ONE of the items below per application. Funding will not be given retrospectively for projects/products already purchased and all projects/purchases must be completed by 1st October 2018.

Eligible Items

  • Grounds equipment (new or second hand (with a minimum 12 month guarantee))
    - Rollers
    - Pitch mowers
    - Outfield movers etc
  • Ancillary equipment
    - Sightscreens
  • Covers
    - Roll on covers
    - Side sheets
    - Bowlers run up sheets
    - Water removal equipment
  • Practice facilities/nets
    - Permanent non-turf training facilities
    - Roll on cages
    - Ball stop netting
  • Scoring
    - Electronuc scoreboards

How much can we apply for?

The Club Improvement Fund will be £10,000 in 2018.

Clubs can apply for a maximum of £1,000 per club and no more than a 50% contribution to the total cost of the project/product.

How do we apply?

Complete the electronic application form – CLICK HERE

Attach at least two quotations for the product/project and email to Allan Taylor – allanetay@btinternet.com

The WEPL Standards Committee will make and communicate the decisions after April 6.