Grant

Grants for Adaptive Sports Programs for Disabled Veterans and Members of the Armed Forces program

Funding Type

Grant

Grantor Agency

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Grant Range

Up to 750K

# of Awards Available

n/a

Programmatic Area

Capacity Building

Programmatic Area

Health

Programmatic Area

Workforce & Economic Development

Deadline

03/27/2024

Match Required?

Match Amount

n/a

Eligible Entities

Eligible applicants must qualify as a non-Federal Government entity with significant experience in managing a large-scale adaptive sports program for persons with disabilities if those disabilities are those that disabled Veterans and disabled members of the Armed Forces may have.

Focus Area

The Adaptive Sports Grant Program provides grants to eligible adaptive sports entities to plan, develop, manage, and implement programs to provide adaptive sports activities for Veterans and members of the Armed Forces with disabilities. For the purpose of this program, adaptive sports activities include: (1) instruction, participation, and competition in adaptive sports; (2) training and technical assistance to program administrators, coaches, recreation therapists, instructors, VA employees, and other appropriate individuals; (3) coordination, Paralympic classification of athletes, athlete assessment, sport-specific training techniques, program development (including programs at the local level), sports equipment, supplies, program evaluation, and other activities related to the implementation and operation of the program.

Contact

grants4vets@va.gov, Colleen Virzi Portland, OR 97204 Voice: (866) 923-5626 ext. 1 (toll-free) or (503) 414-3300 Fax: (855) 824-6180

Link to Opportunity

https://www.grants.gov/search-results-detail/350048

Application Platform

grants.gov

CDFA Number

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