Regional Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme

The Regional Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme provides funding assistance to regional Western Australian athletes who aspire to reach their full sporting potential.

The Regional Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme (ATSS) is an initiative supporting regional athletes who have progressed into the high performance pathway of their chosen sport and are pursuing regional, state and national representation.

Eligible regional athletes can receive funding for out-of-pocket travel and accommodation expenses directly related to competitions and programs in accordance with the performance level categories and eligibility criteria outlined in the application guidelines.

Subsidies for regional athletes are provided through the State Government’s Royalties for Regions Program.

Eligibility

Regional athletes aged 13 to 21.

Guidelines

Refer to the guidelines for more information before applying.

Regional Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme guidelines

Sport pathway mapping documents

Refer to your sport’s specific mapping to determine if the event you wish to apply for is eligible.

Funding overview

Closed

Who can apply

Amount available

  • Regional category 5: Regional athlete support for eligible athletes up to $500
  • Regional category 4: Regional athlete support for eligible athletes up to $500
  • Regional category 3: Up to $500 plus regional athlete support for eligible athletes

Funding rounds

Round Open Draft review Close Project start/event dates Category
2020/2021 funding round 1 August 12:00 AM 17 Aug 2020 Not applicable 11:59 PM 18 Sep 2020 15 May 2020 – 15 December 2020
  • Regional category 3
  • Regional category 4
  • Regional category 5
Page reviewed 09 July 2019