The Andrews Labor Governments highly successful Sporting Club Grants Program is now open for applications until 3 February 2019. The program is aimed at local clubs and sports organisations, and invites applications for grants to boost equipment, skills and administrative expertise.
The grants provide clubs up to $1000 for new uniforms and equipment, up to $2000 for upskilling Coaches, officials, administration staff and management committees, and up to $5000 to improve operational effectiveness. Grants of up to $2000 are also available to address barriers to Aboriginal participation in sport and active recreation.
These grants help people of all ages and abilities take part in grassroots sport. The Sporting Club Grants Program is part of the Andrews Labor Government’s commitment to make sport more accessible and inclusive, increase local participation, stimulate local economies, and build sustainable sport and recreation and volunteer opportunities.
For more information on the grants and how to apply go to: http://www.sport.vic.gov.au/grants-and-funding/our-grants/sporting-club-grants-program
Quotes attributable to Mark Gepp MP, State Labor Member for Northern Victoria
“The Andrews Labor Government has a proud record of supporting local sporting clubs across Northern Victoria and helping people from all walks of life to play and participate in the sport they love.”
“Participating in a sport is a great way to stay active and connect with your local community and as a Government we support those efforts right throughout Northern Victoria.”