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

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Sporting Club Grants 2019-20 Program Guidelines- PDF
Sporting Club Grants FAQ’s and What’s New – PDF
Factsheet – Victorian Government funding requirements for delivery of services to children – PDF