Ron Pickering Memorial Fund - Applications for grants now open

Ron Pickering Memorial Fund - Applications for grants now open

Athletes between the ages of 15 and 23 can apply for grants from Ron Pickering Memorial Fund. The deadline for applications is Sunday 19 November 2017. Grants to athletes over 23 may be made in exceptional circumstances.

Athletes who have benefitted from grants previously include Dina Asher-Smith, Adam Gemili, Tom Bosworth, Laura Muir, Jake Wightman, Elidh Doyle, Greg Rutherford, Christine Ohuruogu, Robbie Grabarz Mo Farah, Jenny Meadows, and Jessica Ennis-Hill.

The selection process takes place in early December and the announcements of the award recipients is usually made at the end of December or early January.

Upon completion of the online application form an automatic response will be sent to the email address entered on the application form during this process, by means of confirmation of receipt of the form. If you do not receive this confirmation email then please contact the RPMF at

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England Athletics will once again be supporting the Ron Pickering Memorial Fund with fundraising at our Hall of Fame and Volunteer Awards evening.

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