UniSA Sport Grants

Sport clubs and individual member grants

The UniSA Sport Grants program aims to support initiatives that will enhance the delivery and accessibility of sport and recreation at UniSA. Sport and recreation activities are beneficial for students' physical, social and psychological wellbeing.

UniSA Sport provides a number of grants for clubs and students to compete in their chosen sport at a desired level, thus encouraging greater participation and relief from financial pressures that often create barriers as outlined in the UniSA Sport Grants Guide.

The UniSA Sport Grants Guide provides important information on the variety of grants available, the application process and eligibility, key dates, required documentation and much more.

Prior to applying for a grant, clubs or members must:

A copy of the Grants Guide is available here.

A copy of the Acquittal Report for UniSA Sport Club Grants is available here.

UniSA Sport Club Grants

UniSA Club Promotional Grant - (marketing material and promotional/student recruitment events

The UniSA Club Promotional Grant consists of a club marketing and club event component and is available to affiliated and endorsed UniSA Sport Clubs. The grant aims to assist clubs with the development and production of promotional material e.g. banners, flyers, flags etc. while applications can also be submitted to fund club promotional/social events to be held on campus that are aimed at recruiting additional UniSA student club members. A club can only receive one small grant per year.

Maximum Grant Amount: $300 per calendar year
Applications Close: last Friday of each month

Click here to apply for an UniSA Sport Club Promotional Grant
 

UniSA Sport Operational Club Grant - (equipment, coaching, uniforms)

UniSA Sport will provide registered UniSA Sport Clubs with assistance in the purchase of equipment, competition uniforms and assistance with funding for coaching and coach education. Applications open twice per year.

Maximum Grant Amount: $1000 per calendar year
Applications Close: Friday 26 April and Friday 11 October 2019

Click here to apply for a UniSA Sport Operational Club Grant
 

Individual Member Grants

UniSA Elite Athlete & Performer Grant

This grant provides financial assistance to students registered on the UniSA Elite Athletes and Performers program, supporting attendance at state, national and international events.

The travel grant includes supporting students who are currently competing in their sport at an elite level to attend the UniSport Nationals Div 1 (29 Sept-3 Oct), Nationals Div 2 (7-11 July) or National stand-alone competitions played throughout the year in their respective sport. The grant will include in addition to financial support a 12 month Gold gym membership, providing access to UniSA Sport gyms, pools and fitness classes across UniSA campuses.

The aim of this grant is to help offset any costs associated with travelling and competing at events; covering flights, accommodation, registration fees, uniform and any other official costs associated with the event.

Applications are accessed through myScholarships (via logging on to myUniSA student portal). Applications must be made prior to the date of competition with a limited funding pool available. A student can only receive one travel grant per year.


Maximum Grant Amount:      International up to $5000 per person
                                              National up to $2000 per person
                                             UniSport Nationals up to $1500 per person & 12 mth Gold Gym membership
                                             State up to $1500 per person                          

Applications Close:               24 May  2019 (UniSport Nationals Div 2) and 30 August  2019( UniSport Nationals Div 1)

Elite Athlete Study Grant

This grant provides financial assistance to students registered on the UniSA Elite Athletes and Performers program. Whilst low socio-economic status is the primary criterion for the Elite Athlete Study Grant, applications will be weighted according to other equity indicators, including; first in family to study higher education,identify as Aboriginal, living in a regional area within the last 4 years.

Applications are accessed through myScholarships (via logging on to myUniSA student portal). A limited funding pool is available and a student can only receive one study grant per year.

Maximum Grant amount:       $2000 per calendar year (pro-rata payment for part time students)


 

UNISA SPORT MEMBERSHIP

As a UniSA Sport Club & Events member, you have access to more than 25 sporting clubs, campus programs and events, student representative teams and community events..