Foundation / Corporation
viaSport British Columbia
10/03/19 11:59 PM PDT
Grants of up to $35,000 to British Columbia nonprofits, sports organizations, community organizations, agencies, and federally or provincially registered societies to promote tourism and economic development by hosting high-performance sporting events. Funding is intended to increase participation among underserved groups from under-represented areas, support coach development, encourage regional, provincial and international sport hosting, and support travel costs for youth.
Priority of Hosting BC grants are for:
The goals of the program are to:
Applications will be assessed and prioritized by the following criteria:
For a list of eligible sports, see: https://www.viasport.ca/sites/default/files/2019-09-01_Hosting%20BC%20Program%20Guidelines.pdf#page=6
GrantWatch ID#: 176006
A maximum of two grants per sport may be awarded in any one intake.
Up to $35,000. For a list of maximum funding amounts according to type of event, see Appendix 2 (page 8) of the guidelines.
The event must take place between December 1 2019 and February 28 2021.
Grants for annual recurring events in the same location each year may be considered for funding up to a maximum of three consecutive fiscal years (on a decreasing scale).
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Canada: British Columbia