Sport Fund: This grant is administered by Sport Nova Scotia. The grant supports projects that are intended to increase sustainable quality participation sport programs. This may include new programming, the expansion of existing programs and offsetting the cost of sport equipment. The deadline for this grant is every second month February 15, April 15, June 15, August 15, October 15 and December 15. Note: You must contact the Community Sport Development Coordinator in your region before applying.
Support4Sport Athlete Assistance: Athlete Assistance is administered by Sport Nova Scotia on behalf of Support4Sport. This funding supports athletes striving to compete at a competitive level. In order receive funding you must meet the standards of the Tier Guide.
Row Nova Scotia National Team Athlete Assistance Program (NTAAP): One of the core goals of Row NS is to support athlete success on the provincial, national and international stages. Supporting athlete success at the international level requires additional resources, not surprisingly. While these additional financial burdens are often addressed by Rowing Canada, athletes representing Canada (especially for the Junior and U23 World Championships and the World Championships for non-Olympic events) often are expected to be self-funded. This can create further financial barriers to athlete success.
KidSport: KidSport is a national children’s program that helps kids overcome the financial barriers preventing or limiting their participation in organized sport. Managed and operated in Nova Scotia by Sport Nova Scotia since 1994, KidSport Nova Scotia has assisted over 22,000 children totalling over $5 Million. KidSport Nova Scotia provides funding of up to $300/year/child for sport registration and/or equipment.
Individual Coach Initiative: Individual Coach Initiative is a grant administered by Sport Nova Scotia on behalf of Support4Sport. The goal of the grant is to assist coaches in Nova Scotia receive recognized NCCP training that will further their development as a coach.
Row Nova Scotia Coach Fund:The Row Nova Scotia Coach Fund is created by Row Nova Scotia to assist individual coaches in Nova Scotia towards advancing their coaching development. We assist with coaches who are attending coaching courses, events, and regattas that will directly contribute to coaching certification.
Individual Official Initiative: Individual Official Initiative is a grant administered by Sport Nova Scotia on behalf of Support4Sport. The goal of the grant is to assist officials in Nova Scotia receive recognized official training that will further their development as a coach.
Row Nova Scotia Umpire Fund:
The Row Nova Scotia Umpire Fund is created by Row Nova Scotia to assist individual umpires in Nova Scotia towards advancing their umpire development. We assist with umpires who are attending umpiring courses, events, and regattas that will directly contribute to umpire certification and development.