Sponsors & partners

Our sponsors and partners are willing to put their money and their brand behind Women’s Sport Trust’s efforts to create a step change in gender equality. Like the WST, they are passionate about seeing strong, visible female role models in both sport and business. You can read more about getting involved here.

Sport England

Sport England is committed to helping people and communities across the country create sporting habits for life. This means investing in organisations and projects that will get more people playing sport and creating opportunities for people to excel at their chosen sport. Sport England fund a proportion of our core costs from 2016 – 2021.

CNN & The Bleacher Report

Image result for cnnSee the source imageCNN & The Bleacher Report provided an Athlete Bursary Fund to our 2020 athlete programme/campaign – #UNLOCKED. The fund ensured that travel costs for athletes wasn’t a barrier to taking part. Read more about the campaign here

England Hockey and Nielsen

Women’s Sport Trust hosted an invitation-only event aimed at providing sports and brands with data to support the claims around the value of women’s sport. Nielsen Sports shared new research demonstrating the value and importance of women’s sport and England Hockey gave a behind-the-scenes look re. the brand and media sponsorship of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup. Read the insight here.

Getty Images

Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications partnered with Women’s Sport Trust to launch an innovative campaign which would increase the visibility of female athletes and women’s sports, whilst also challenging the way in which female athletes are portrayed in imagery. Find out more here.

Sky Sports

Sky Sports and the Women’s Sport Trust partnered to encourage everyone to ‘show up’ and support women’s sport by watching, attending or playing. Watch the video here. Read an article here.

England Rugby

England Rugby partnered with the Women’s Sport Trust for their #Onside campaign. The campaign is aimed at engaging men and boys as role models to speak up and take action to support women and girls in sport. Read more here.

Our #BeAGameChanger Awards 2018 sponsors



Microsoft  were the headline sponsor of the #BeAGameChanger Awards 2015-2017. It’s a high energy, collaborative event that is explicitly designed to encourage action and stimulate change. You can read more about the Awards and Microsoft’s involvement here.

Virgin Money Giving

Virgin Money Giving and Women’s Sport Trust have partnered to launch a series of short films to inspire fundraisers to change the world, #onechallenge at a time. Find out more here.

Our #BeAGameChanger Awards 2017 sponsors

Our #BeAGameChanger Awards 2016 sponsors





Our #BeAGameChanger Awards 2015 sponsors


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