Pursuit of Excellence - Funding for Workshops, Clinics and Symposiums

Pursuit of Excellence - Funding for Workshops, Clinics and Symposiums

Funding for Workshops, Clinics and Symposiums

Funding of up to $1,000 is available to support local training, specialized courses and coach development. Sport organizations are encouraged to offer training locally to allow for a greater number of coaches, officials, and volunteers to benefit from the training. The funding that could potentially be awarded would help cover:

  • Facility rental fees
  • Honorariums
  • Travel subsistence
  • Accommodations for the presenter


Application must include a clear description of the clinic for which you are making a request. Stating main objectives and expected outcomes of your clinic/training initiative.


  • Please complete and submit the Clinic Hosting Form 
  • *In order to submit your application form by email, you need to have Adobe Reader XI
  • Please submit the form as an attachment to grants@cityofgp.com
  • Applications must be received prior to the event occurring. Applications received after an event will not be accepted.


The Committee may approve up to $1,000 towards:

  • Workshops
  • Clinics
  • Symposiums

Budgetary items that will be considered include:

  • Facility rental
  • Honorariums
  • Travel
  • Subsistence
  • Accommodation for Presenters & Clinicians

Items which will not be considered are:

  • Registration fees
  • Materials for participants
  • Advertising
  • Promotional items
  • Administrative costs

Contact information:

Administrative Coordinator

Sports Development, Wellness and Culture, City of Grande Prairie

PO Bag 4000 Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6V3 

Phone: 780-538-0453

Email: grants@cityofgp.com