Wheatbelt Athlete Support Program

Wheatbelt Athlete Support Program

Grants - Open grants, WA Grants

This program aims to encourage the continued development and progression of talented individuals along their sporting pathways from the sub-elite to elite performance level whilst living in regional Western Australia.

There are three funding streams available:

  1. Athlete support funding
    • To assist identified high performance athletes within the Wheatbelt region to gain access to quality specialist coaching, sports services and facilities to support the development in their chosen sport whilst living in the Wheatbelt region
    • Grants between $250 and $2,000 are available.
  2. Coach/Officials support funding
    • To assist talented and driven coaches and officials to undertake professional development opportunities that will improve their coaching and umpiring knowledge and skills.
    • Grants between $250 and $2,000 are available.
  3. Sport support funding
    • To provide access to additional sport specialist services that support the development of high performance athletes in their talent development programs or squads.
    • Grants between $500 and $2,000 are available.

Applications need to be submitted a minimum of 30 days prior to the program start date.

Who Can Apply?

Eligible applicants include:

  • Local athletes
  • Coaches
  • Officials
  • State Sporting Associations (SSAs)

Please refer to the Guidelines for the specific eligibility requirements for each stream.

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