Solomon Local Sporting Champions Program
Email from Natasha Griggs, Federal Member for Solomon: 
Dear Sporting  Group,

The Solomon Local Sporting Champions program is an Australian Government initiative designed to support young people participating in state, national and international sporting championships as an athlete, coach or official.  Applications are now open for the first round for 2014/15

There are 36 Grants of up to $500 for Solomon  (Darwin & Palmerston) residents  available for the 2014/15 financial year. Applicants must :

* be aged 12 to 18 in the same calendar year as the nominated sporting championship
* NOT be competing for prize money of more than $500 
* be living more than 125km from the championship venue
* travel more than 250km return to participate in the nominated sporting championship

Round One applications close on June 30th 2014, Round Two applications on October 31st 2014 and submissions for Round Three applications open on November 1s t 2014. 

Applications should be submitted online once participation in the event has been confirmed and prior to the commencement date.

For further details contact my office on 89280 180 or visit my website.  

Kind Regards,


Natasha Griggs
Federal Member for Solomon