Targeted Participation Program

The Targeted Participation Program (TPP) provides funding for organisations to promote participation and active engagement of Western Australian communities in sport and active recreation.

The focus is on evidence-based low participation groups. The 2019/20 targeted populations are:

  • Disengaged youth
  • Aboriginal
  • Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CaLD)
  • People with disability
  • Seniors (60+)
  • Insufficiently active
  • Adolescent girls (12 to 17)
  • Low socio-economic

Please contact the department to discuss any potential projects.


  • Community organisations
  • State Sporting Associations
  • Industry Representative Organisation/Peak Body
  • Local governments
  • Local community groups
  • Sport and recreation clubs


Refer to the guidelines for more information before applying.

Targeted Participation Program grant guidelines

Funding rounds

Round Open Draft review Close Project start/event dates Category
Category three 2019/20 12:00am 24 August 2020 Date 5:00pm 28 September 2020 1 November 2020 Category three
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Funding overview


Who can apply

Amount available

  • Category three: $5000
  • Category two: $10,000 to $50,000
  • Category one: $50,001 to $150,000

More information

For information regarding the Targeted Participation Program or assistance to complete the online application form, please contact:

PO Box 8349 Perth Business Centre WA 6849
246 Vincent Street Leederville WA 6007
Telephone 61 8 9492 9700
Email the department

Regional applicants

Regional applicants should contact their regional department office to discuss your project (all applications must still be submitted via email).

Page reviewed 18 July 2019