Opportunity to apply for Sports Aid funding
To apply able-bodied athletes must be aged 12 to 22 inclusive, on 1st December 2019. They must have at least reached the standard where they are in the top 3 of their age group in Scotland, and are competing in British age group competitions. There is a maximum age limit of 45 years on 1st December 2019 in respect of athletes competing in disability events.
Athletes in receipt of lottery-funded ‘World Class athlete’ APAs, sportscotland APAs and/or ‘Winning Students’ awards will be not be considered for awards through Sports Aid.
Please note that we are being asked to ensure that we give priority to the athletes we consider are most likely to represent Scotland at senior level, and to succeed on the national and international stage. We are also limited to the number of athletes we can put forward for funding so please give as much detail as possible with your application.
The names of the majority of the award recipients will be announced by March 2020, with the bulk of the award cheques being paid between March and April.