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Overview - Travel Funding

Individuals/Teams representing the Province of Alberta and competing at or below the Junior Level who have qualified to attend national or championship competition, not including Invitational Tournaments, may be eligible for the following assistance.

Application

Criteria

  • Individuals/Teams who have qualified, through points earned, to attend national or championship competition will be eligible for assistance. Athletes must be representing the Province of Alberta and competing at or below the Junior Level.
  • Individual/Team attendance at invitational tournaments will not be considered.
  • Athletes requesting funding assistance to attend sports camps are also ineligible to apply for assistance from this fund.
  • Travel assistance to international events by national team athletes will be considered on an individual basis based on actual costs provided by the athlete.

Eligibility

For budgeting purposes, please consider the following: $36.00 allowance/day for meals, accommodation allowance based on $130.00/night.

  • Up to $200 per Athlete/Coach, per event for travel over 350 km away
  • Up to $250 per Athlete/Coach, per event for travel over 750 km away
  • Up to $400 per Athlete/Coach, per event for travel over 1200 km away
  • Up to $500 per Athlete/Coach, per event for travel over 1600 km away
  • Up to $2,000 per team, per year to attend an event in Canada.

Travel assistance to international events will be considered on an individual basis based on actual costs provided.

Coaches, Volunteers & Officials travelling to participate in Clinics will be eligible to receive up to 2/3 funding for travel, accommodation, meals, and registration.

Contact

For further information please contact:

By Mail:

Michelle LaRoche
Manager, Dave Barr Community Centre, The Leisure Centre
9535 Prairie Road
Grande Prairie, AB
T8V 6G5

In Person:

Dave Barr Community Centre
9535 Prairie Road
Grande Prairie, AB
T8V 6G5

Phone: (780) 538-0469
Fax: (780) 538-1952
E-mail: mlaroche@cityofgp.com

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Last updated: 6/19/2017 3:57:53 PM