Talented Athlete Support
Sport Conwy offers support and grants to athletes competing at a regional and national level.
We can provide financial assistance of up to £250 for athletes, residing in the County Borough of Conwy, competing at a regional standard, and who are members of clubs affiliated to Sport Conwy. This is to assist with travel costs, accommodation, equipment, training clothing etc.
To apply for a Personal Development Grant, please download the application form below and return to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Sports Injury Grant provides financial assistance of up to £100 towards costs associated with attending physio, podiatrist, osteopath or sports therapist, for those living in Conwy and competing in sport at a regional standard.
The North Wales Gold Card provides assistance to talented athletes competing at a National level in their sport. It provides free access to local authority leisure facilities and college and university facilities for training purposes across the six North Wales authorities. There is also free access to some golf clubs for elite golfers.
Who is Eligible?
Individuals who compete at a national level or above. members of a current national squad or team. individuals who finished 1st, 2nd or 3rd in a national competition organised by the governing body.
How do I apply?
To apply for a North Wales Gold Card, please click on the link below, complete and submit the application form. For further support or if you have any questions about the North Wales Gold Card, please contact us.
Payment? The North Wales Gold Card costs £5 per annum. Please pay this via BACS. Sport Conwy, HSBC, Sort Code 40-18-08, Account no. 61241117. Please use G/C and your name as the reference.
The Conwy Excellence Award is available to sportspeople who are competing in their sport at a national level or higher and also to support excellence in education and the arts. Awards of up to £800 are available, which could be used for equipment, travel to competitions, training or accommodation costs.
If you're a high achiever in education, the arts or sports and have lived in Conwy County Borough for the past 5 years contact 01492 575564 or email email@example.com for an application form.
Applications are invited from young persons under the age of 19 years on the 31st March 2013, and resident within the former “Borough of Colwyn Bay” i.e. Colwyn Bay, Old Colwyn, Rhos on Sea, Llysfaen and Mochdre, for awards under the terms of the above Trust. The Awards will be available to enable young persons who have attained standards of excellence in the arts, sport, academic and research, science and technology and any other field of activity that they may feel would meet the requirements of the Trustees, to widen their experience and training. Application closing date annually is 31st March.
Who can apply?
The fund is available to all individuals under 25 years old who have lived for over three years in Gwynedd and/or Conwy. These individuals must have already be proficient in their chosen discipline and aspiring to compete at the highest level. The application must be supported by a trainer/referee.
What does the grant fund?
The money allocated can subsidise travelling costs, further training opportunities or anything that contributes towards improving the individual’s performance.
The amount available to successful individuals varies from £200 to £2,000 depending on the number of applications received and each individual’s needs.
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