Foundation / Corporation
USA Track and Field Foundation (USATF)
Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, and that promote character building, education, active healthy and drug-free behaviors, including event participation in track and field and cross country/road running.
The Foundation favors the use of grant money to expand existing youth programs/clubs, to provide additional competitive opportunities for children and to enhance the experience for all participants.It also favors programs that have a history of solid financial management, multiple funding sources and community support. Allowable expenses include equipment, uniforms, meet fees, travel, facility rental, staff and volunteer training, and outreach.
GrantWatch ID#: 179469
Youth track and field and running clubs are invited to apply for financial assistance.
Each individual organization is eligible for one grant per calendar year.
Preference will be given to clubs that are affiliated with USATF.
At this time, the Foundation is unable to accept facility requests such as track resurfacing, funding for new tracks, etc.
The Foundation does not discriminate, in its youth club grant selection process, on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, marital status, sex, disability, age, gender identity or sexual orientation of any club member or staff.
Applications for a Youth Club Grant will be accepted throughout the year.
Grants will be awarded in February (deadline for February consideration is December 31) and also in June (deadline for June consideration is April 30). Grantees will be contacted directly if they should be selected.
Application Information: http://usatffoundation.org/grant-info/athlete-applications/
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
To apply: http://usatffoundation.org/grant-info/athlete-applications/youth-club-grant-application/
USA Track & Field Foundation
C/O D.T. Moore & Company
217 N Lincoln Ave
Salem, OH 44460
Tom Jackovic, Executive Director
Phone: (412) 398-2484
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