Please be advised that funding through this program is only available to Support4Sport coaches hired by Provincial Sport Organizations who serve in a Provincial Coach / Technical Director role.
If you are not a Support4Sport coach you may be eligible for Individual Coach funding . Please consult criteria before applying.
Support4Sport- Coach Employment Professional Development
Applicants are encouraged to read the eligibility information noted here and ensure they meet the criteria before beginning an application. If eligible, please review and complete an application and all requested supplementary information by the 15th of each month.
Allocation Committee reviews the applications annually. The deadline for submitting applications will be strictly adhered to. All applicants can confirm receipt of the application through the URL provided. All applicants will be notified by email within five business days of the allocation committee's decision(s).
Who is Eligible?
Funding is available to Support4Sport supported coaches
. In some instances these professional development opportunities may take place in the form of seminars or group educational events, which will be open to other coaches who would like to take part.
Funding amount: $21,500
available annually to be allocated through this program.
Allocation/ Application/ Reporting:
Professional development opportunities will be determined by the goals and priorities set by each coach and may vary by individual. Each coach supported by the Support4Sport
program is eligible to receive a maximum of $1,500
for a professional development/educational opportunity. Some additional opportunities may be designed and delivered if the budget allows. Efforts will be made to develop opportunities that can be accessed by coaches in addition to those supported by the Support4Sport
program. All professional development will be managed through the Sport Nova Scotia Support4Sport
Coordinator in conjunction with the Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic.
If you have any questions, please contact Lainie Smith at Sport Nova Scotia at 902-425-5450, ext. 372, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org