Member Grants

This page has been developed to provide awareness to member associations and their affiliated clubs / teams on potential grants which they may wish to apply for.

BC Soccer Female Grant Initiative

BC Soccer is pleased to be able to offer a specialized grant program to member organizations that are working to enhance female-specific programming within their club. This initiative, brought forward by the Women in Soccer Committee aligns with BC Soccer’s strategic objective of increasing the percentage of female players, coaches, referees, and administrators in the sport, and is designed to help the BC Soccer membership retain, attract, and enhance female programming. There will be $1,000 grants available.

Application Criteria and Assessment

  • Must be a BC Soccer Full Member, League or Associate Member (in good standing)
  • Must agree to complete a post project report
  • Online application process will open April 1, 2017 and will close June 30, 2017.
  • Applications will be reviewed by the project committee, and all organizations who submit a proposal will be contacted by early September 2017
  • Short-listed applicants could be asked for more information.

Assessment will be based on applications that best meet the following criteria:

  • Alignment with the purpose of the grant
  • Potential for program/project to be sustainable in the future
  • Comprehensive project plan that clearly outlines delivery method
  • Innovative program or project

APPLY for the Female Grant Initiative: CLICK HERE

ViaSport Grants

ViaSport administers sport-related grant programs funded by the government of BC that encourage sport participation and healthy living, develop high-performance athletes and improve delivery of sport and recreation programs to benefit all residents.

CLICK HERE for a detailing listing of available grants, along with application forms

CLICK HERE for additional funding opportunities available, along with application forms

Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS)

CLICK HERE to apply for a CAAWS Grant