Grants

We are passionate about enhancing the quality of life, health, well-being and economic development of the Pensacola and surrounding regions through education, inspiration and participation in a variety of sporting events and activities. To this end, Pensacola Sports administers grants to deserving nonprofits, organizations and groups that align with its mission and promote a healthy, active lifestyle.

SPORTS TOURISM GRANTS

These grants are funded by the Escambia County Tourist Development Council (TDC) and are administered by Pensacola Sports for events that demonstrate significant potential to draw visitors to the area. The Sports Tourism Grant Program is changing to a quarterly application deadline beginning October 10, 2022 (January – March 2023 events). Events held in 2022 will continue to have a deadline of 90 days before the event start date. Late applications will NOT be considered by the grant committee. 

Grant applications must be submitted in the designated quarter based on the event start date:
Due by October 10: Events held between January 1 and March 31
Due by January 10: Events held between April 1 and June 30
Due by April 10: Events held between July 1 and September 30
Due by July 10: Events held between October 1 and December 1

Download the full grant packet for eligibility requirements and application form by clicking the button below.

PENSACOLA SPORTS COMMUNITY GRANTS

The community grants are administered by Pensacola Sports through an annual application process. The purpose of these grants are to support that part of the mission of Pensacola Sports that focuses on the development, education, promotion and recognition of youth sports, amateur sports and athletic excellence. Applicants must be located in or service Escambia or Santa Rosa Counties in the State of Florida, and be deserving organizations, projects or individuals that need support with an existing event.

Download the full grant packet for eligibility requirements and application form by clicking the button below.

COMMUNITY- SMALL GRANT

The Pensacola Sports Community Small Grant is for requests throughout the year of up to $500 in support of local activities, travel costs, sponsorships and other worthwhile causes that have a short timeline for funding.

Download the small grant packet for eligibility requirements and application form by clicking the button below.

FLORIDA GRANTS

Pensacola Sports helps organization apply for grants that are administered by the Florida Sports Foundation. Contact us for information regarding these grants.