Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

Support for local young athletes

17 June 2015 –

The Queensland Government’s revamped Young Athletes Travel Subsidy scheme helps cover the costs of transport and accommodation to attend championship events.

The cost of getting young athletes to and from events can be prohibitive, this program is aimed at helping families meet some of these costs. Up to $1,200 is available every two years for both young athletes and young officials. There is also a new allocation of funding to help cover transport and accommodation costs for each level of championship. $200 for state, $400 for national and $600 for international. competitions.

The new program opens for applications on 1 July 2015.

To view the factsheet click here 2015.06.17_Young Athlete Travel Subsidy Fact Sheet

For more information visit www.npsr.qld.gov.au