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Change Our Game Grants

We provide a range of grants and funding to support women and girls at all levels in sport and recreation in Victoria.

Change Our Game Scholarship Program

The Change Our Game Scholarship Program provides funding to assist women to access professional learning and development opportunities to enhance skills in sport and recreation leadership and management.

The Program aims to address recommendation 7 of the Inquiry into Women and Girls in Sport and Active Recreation (to build an enabling environment through education and training) by increasing opportunities for women to access professional learning in sport leadership and management.

Applications are now closed.

Change Our Game Community Activation Grants

The Change Our Game Community Activation Grants will fund one-off community level events that showcase and celebrate the role of women and girls in sport and active recreation.

Grants of up to $5,000 are available to increase the capacity of community sport and recreation organisations to deliver events that promote gender equality.

These initiatives may include, but are not limited to:

  • a Change Our Game women’s round for your club
  • an educational session addressing issues facing women and girls in sport and recreation
  • a networking event for women and girls
  • an event that showcases achievements of women and girls in sport and active recreation, or showcases best practice in promoting gender equality
  • a ‘come and try’ day that addresses the barriers to women and girls participating in your sport
  • a community forum focused on sharing experiences and developing collaborative strategies around gender equality and inclusion.

 

 Applications are now closed.

Change Our Game Workforce Development Program

The Change Our Game Workforce Development program is funding initiatives that grow opportunities for women and girls to take up different roles, paid and volunteer, at all levels in sport and recreation.

The program funds improvements to recruitment processes and assist the delivery of training and additional supports to up-skill and empower women to realise their career aspirations in coaching/instructing, officiating and administration.

The program supports initiatives designed to improve organisations’ capacity to meet the needs of women and girls in the workforce, including recruitment, training and development and recognition.

Applications are now closed.

Gender Equality in Victorian Sport and Recreation Pilot Program

The Gender Equality in Victorian Sport and Recreation Pilot program (the Pilot Program) is a Victorian Government initiative that provides grants to assist sport and recreation organisations, local government and women’s health organisations to deliver initiatives that align to the Victorian Government’s priorities of:

  • preventing violence against women
  • building inclusive sport and recreation environments that support women and girls to play and be involved in the sports they love in a safe, supportive and empowering environment.

 

Applications are now closed.

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