Grants for Adaptive Sports Programs for Disabled Veterans and Disabled Members of the Armed Forces

Adaptive Sports Grant (ASG) Program Description:
A.

Purpose:
To provide grants to eligible adaptive sports entities to plan, develop, manage, and implement adaptive sports activities for disabled Veterans and disabled members of the Armed Forces.

Adaptive sports activities means:
(1)

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instruction, participation, and competition in adaptive sports; (2) training and technical assistance to program administrators, coaches, recreation therapists, instructors, VA employees, and other appropriate individuals; and (3) coordination, Paralympic classification of athletes, athlete assessment, sport-specific training techniques, program development (including programs at the local level), sports equipment, supplies, program evaluation, and other activities related to the implementation and operation of the program.

B.

See full text of NOFA for additional ASG Program details.
Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs

Office: National Veterans Sports Programs

Estimated Funding: $8,000,000


Who's Eligible


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Obtain Full Opportunity Text:
Department of Veterans Affairs Adaptive Sports Grant Program

Additional Information of Eligibility:
Not Available

Full Opportunity Web Address:
http://www.va.gov/adaptivesports/va_grant_program.asp

Contact:
Michael WelchParalympic Program SpecialistPhone 202-632-7136

Agency Email Description:
VA Office of National Veterans Sports Programs & Special Events

Agency Email:
michael.welch5@va.gov

Date Posted:
2016-02-25

Application Due Date:
2016-04-28

Archive Date:
2016-09-30



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