Apply for a Grant
Who is eligible for a KidSport grant?
KidSport™ grants are available for children between the ages of 5 and 18 years who are in financial need to pay registration fees for the sport of their choice.
What sports qualify for a KidSport grant?
To be eligible for KidSport funding the sport organization that the child participates in must be a member of Sport BC's through one of the below Provincial Sport Organizations. See below for a list and links to all the organizations.
Adaptive Snow Sports
BC Adaptive Snow Sports
BC Alpine Ski Association
British Columbia Archery Association
British Columbia Amateur Athletics Association
BC Ball Hockey Association
BC Amateur Baseball Association
BC Blind Sports & Recreation Association
Bowling Proprietors’ Association of BC
Canoe / Kayaking
Canoe Kayak BC
British Columbia Deaf Sports Federation
BC Fencing Association
Field Hockey BC
Skate Canada – BC/YT Section
British Columbia Provincial Football Association
British Columbia Golf
British Columbia Amateur Hockey Association
Horse Council of BC
British Columbia Lacrosse Association
Orienteering Association of British Columbia
BC Rhythmic Sportive Gymnastics Federation
British Columbia Ringette Association
British Columbia Rugby Union
British Columbia Sailing Association
British Columbia Soccer Association
British Columbia Amateur Softball Association
Special Olympics BC
British Columbia Speed Skating Association
Synchronized Swimming Association British Columbia
WTF British Columbia Taekwondo Federation
Triathlon British Columbia
British Columbia Ultimate Society
BC Water Polo Association
BC Wheelchair Sports Association
British Columbia Wrestling Association
How much are KidSport grants?
KidSport Greater Victoria has recently implemented a policy change that now allows multiple grant applications per child (5 to 18 years) per year to a maximum of $400 annually.
How do I apply for sport grants?
We are a volunteer organization with limited resources. One of the ways you can help us is to apply for a grant on line using the link below.
We encourage you to review the full guidelines for grants that you can download from the link at the bottom of this page.
Important! Here is the information you will need to assemble prior to filling in your online application:
- Full names and addresses, phone number for the child and the Adult Sponsor.
- Name of the Sports Club, it’s address including phone number, email and the Registrar contact name at the Sports Club. Starting and end dates the sports season runs from. The full cost of sport registration.
- Name of Provincial Sports Organization the Club is a member of.
- Your annual family income.
- Full name, occupation and email address for the Adjudicator (the third person who is confirming the information in the application) please double check the email address of the Adjudicator.
Should you not be able to complete the entire form in one session, the system will save the document for you.
If possible we encourage you to use online registration as it will result in quicker receipt of the application and ensures all fields are complete, enabling us to process the application more easily. After you have filled in the form and hit the Submit button, you will receive an email displaying the information you have provided. This can be printed out for your records or, if requested by your sport organization, confirmation to them of your application for a KidSport grant. Should you not be able to use the online registration form you can download the form by clicking below.
This completed form, once signed by the Adjudicator can then either be mailed to the address set out on the bottom of page 2 of the form or scanned and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Should you not be able to complete either the online version or download the form you can contact us at email@example.com or 250.380.1518 and we will send you the form.
We are now taking applications for our Spring 2017 Active Girls Grants. Please click this link for our online application form.
Click below for a PDF of the KidSport application or the Active Girls Play it Forward application form ($1000 grants for organizations).