Call for Applications: 2017-2018 Paralympic Sport Development Fund

The Canadian Paralympic Committee invites Canadian sport organizations and clubs to apply for the 2017-2018 granting round of the Paralympic Sport Development Fund (formerly the System Development Fund).

Applications will be accepted starting Jan. 16, 2017. Deadline is Feb. 17, 2017.

The Canadian Paralympic Committee recognizes the importance of strong sport development programming to support a sustainable sport system as well as podium performances. The Paralympic Sport Development Fund targets initiatives designed to enhance support for development initiatives in areas such as athlete recruitment, coaching, competition, daily training environments and equipment.

Funding amounts of between $5,000 and $15,000 will be available.

Guidelines and Eligibility:

Learn more about grant eligibility and criteria for the Paralympic Sport Development Fund:

Grant guidelines – eligibility and criteria 

FAQFrequently Asked Questions

Submit your application:

Download the application form: Paralympic Sport Development Fund

Submit your application:  Link

Please read instructions carefully and be sure to have all the required documentation complete before submitting your application.


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