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Financial Assistance

Grants are available to help young people pursue their sporting dreams.
Often young people and their families find it difficult to meet the ongoing and significant costs associated with participation at sporting competitions, particularly those from regional areas.
If you have been selected in a Capricornia representative team and would like to find out more about financial assistance, check out the helpful links below
Local Sporting Champions Program (AIS)
The Local Sporting Champions Program is an Australian Government initiative designed to provide financial assistance for young people aged 12-18 towards the cost of travel, accommodation, uniforms or equipment when competing, coaching or officiating at an official national sporting organisation (NSO) endorsed state, national or international sporting championships or a School Sport Australia state or national championships. Keep in mind that you must complete and submit application prior to the nominated championship commencing.

More information please click on the  Ausport Website or on the link to the side.
Young Athlete Travel Subsidy 
The Young Athletes Travel Subsidy aims to foster the development of young athletes and support elite athlete pathways by providing financial assistance to help alleviate the costs associated with attending championship events.  The travel subsidy provides financial assistance through three (3) event tiers and supports attendance at specific state, national and international events.
Officials (such as coaches, referees and scorers) attending eligible events can also apply for assistance if they meet the eligibility criteria.
Please click  for information & application process.

Aspirations4Kids in Sport 
Aspirations4Kids in Sport is an independent not for profit organisation that provides relief funding to assist Queensland students in need to participate in school sport. If you are experiencing financial or family hardship and need assistance for this purpose then please contact your School Principal, visit the website