Grants

 

Dare2tri Ability Fund Grant

2017 - ROUND TWO!

Grant applications are due by July 9.  Applicants will be notified by the end of July.

BEFORE APPLYING, PLEASE CAREFULLY REVIEW THE ABILITY FUND APPLICATION GUIDELINES.

Please also review the Ability Fund ProceduresDare2tri Coaching Services, and Equipment Guidelines.

The goal of the Ability Fund is to allow more competitive and elite athletes to increase their competitive ability and achieve their athletic goals by eliminating the barrier of high-priced equipment, travel, coaching, and race entry fees.


Athletes may apply for grants in one or more of the following categories:

  1. Equipment/Equipment Upgrades
  2. Sport-Specific Prosthetics
  3. One-On-One Coaching
  4. Race/Travel Assistance, Camps and Clinics


Eligibility to apply for the Ability Fund Grant includes:

  • Active participant in Dare2tri for a minimum of one season
  • Athlete must have participated in at least two events including camps, clinics or races during the past season
  • Discussion of eligibility with coach or program staff and agreement from coach or program staff to write a letter of recommendation
  • Financial need

 

 

OTHER ORGANIZATIONS OFFERING GRANTS

There are several organizations and foundations that offer grant opportunities for athletes with physical disabilities or visual impairments. For more information on what is available, please follow the links below:

ATHLETES HELPING ATHLETES

CHALLENGED ATHLETES FOUNDATION

CHRISTOPHER & DANA REEVE FOUNDATION

TRAVIS ROY FOUNDATION

CRAIG H. NEILSEN FOUNDATION