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Physical Activity Equipment Grant

Grants to Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada Schools,
Others to Repair and Purchase Sports Equipment

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Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Tourism, Culture and Recreation - Recreation and Sport Division

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Grants of up to $3,000 are available to Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada incorporated non-profits, schools, and others that provide sports, athletic and recreation activities in order to purchase and repair physical activity equipment. Funds will be provided for indoor and outdoor equipment and sports equipment for disabled persons.

The following will be funded:
• Small scale sport equipment such as balls, striking implements, nets;
• Exercise mats, weights, bands;
• Snow shoes, skis, para-sport adaptive equipment, table top active games, Playground equipment (CSA approved);
• Sport wheel chairs;
• Rental skates/helmets (providing they are stored at the Community Center/School and not privately);
• Hardware, paint, gravel to repair physical activity equipment (labor not eligible).

Not funded:
• Wii, Play Stations and other electronic equipment (exemptions may be made for equipment purchases for persons with a disability such as NL Para-Sport as long as the equipment is solely used for physical activity programs/sport);
• Single use “motorized” fitness equipment such as treadmills, elliptical machines, ergometers etc;
• Labor, rentals, employment, coaching courses.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 144091

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $3,000


Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Non-profit organizations/groups/schools that provide sport, physical activity and recreation opportunities.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Decisions will be made by October 31, 2014 for winter projects.

Applications received after October 31, 2014 may still be submitted and considered based on funding availability. Applications will be retained by the Recreation and Sport Division for one year from the date the application was received.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Patti Thorne, Recreation and Sport Consultant
(709) 729-5270

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Newfoundland and Labrador;

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