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.

Applications can only be made retrospective of the event/program. Do not put in an application until after the event. Retrospective applications must be submitted within 3 months of the event date or they will be ineligible for funding.

Funding rounds

Round Open Draft review Close Project start/event dates Category
All year round Always open Not applicable Events from 15 May 2022 onwards
  • Category 3
  • Category 4
  • Category 5

Funding overview

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Always open

Who can apply

Amount available

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

Guidelines

You must read the guidelines before submitting an application as they provide essential information.

Regional Athlete Travel Subsidy Scheme guidelines
Page reviewed 28 July 2022