Grants in the form of in-kind donations of up to $10,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada schools that are seeking to purchase sports equipment to be able to introduce or re-introduce (for the first time in three years) a sport at the high school level. Eligible sports are badminton, indoor basketball, outdoor basketball volleyball, soccer, ultimate Frisbee, touch football, and touch rugby.
In addition to the above-described Sports Development Fund grants, the Specialized Program Fund offers equipment to eligible schools to implement programs that increase participation in non-traditional sports and physical activity programs for under-represented groups.
Under-represented groups targeted with these grants are boys not wanting to play traditional sports, girls, aboriginals, new Canadians, and students with disabilities. Eligible activities are bocce, yoga, kin ball, tchoukball, skipping, parachute, orienteering, and circus program.
Please Note: Proposed sport or physical activity programs must be held in the extra curricular time slot and not during school time.
Estimated Size of Grant:
School Sports NL intends to order equipment and have programs started by January 2015.
Telephone: (709) 729-3684
Fax (709) 729-2705
School Sports NL,
1296a Kenmount Road,
Paradise NL, A1L 1N3