The Sporting Club Grants Program provides grants to assist in the purchase of sports uniforms and equipment and to improve the capacity and accessibility of Victorian clubs and other community sport and recreation organisations and increase the skills of their coaches, officials and managers.
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The program has four funding categories:
Category 1: Uniforms or Equipment
Grants up to $1000 to purchase uniforms or equipment, including first aid equipment, essential for participation.
Category 2: Skill Development
Grants to improve the skills of club members by providing training for coaches, officials, administration staff and management committees.
- Up to $2,000 for individual organisations.
- Up to $5,000 for leagues, associations or an organisation that collaborates with multiple organisations to deliver training for a broad range of participants.
Category 3: Club Operational Capacity
Grants up to $5000 to improve the operational effectiveness and efficiency of clubs through strategic planning or, to increase community participation through accessible sport and active recreation opportunities such as pilot programs.
Category 4: Aboriginal Participation
Grants of up to $1000 for uniforms, equipment, up to $2000 for skills development training and up to $750 for travel.
Applications for 2019-20 will be considered in one assessment round.
2019/20 Round 1
Applications Open: 6 January 2020
Application Close: 11.59pm 28 February 2020
Outcomes announced: May 2020