Grants for Excellence in Sport
This program is a council initiative designed to assist Townsville sports people to achieve excellence in their chosen sports by providing financial assistance to attend National and International competitions.
No set closing dates, but must apply prior to the event.
Level of Financial Assistance
- $100 for competitions within Queensland
- $200 for interstate competition
- $300 for overseas competition
Funding is also available for team applications.
Examples of past funding approved
Townsville sports people (juniors, seniors and veterans) have been assisted to represent Queensland or Australia in a wide variety of competitions and sports from Australian Rules to Wheelchair Basketball.
Guidelines and application form
Please visit our website in July 2015 for details of the 2015-2016 Grants Program
Acknowledgement of grant funding is required by council. To ensure correct wording and logo usage is adhered to, please contact Marketing and Communications on 1300 878 001.
For further information contact council's Grants Officer on 1300 878 001 or send an email.