The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Active Society Commission: Inviting Applications for award to encourage people everywhere to participate in regular physical activity and to promote the health and social benefits of sport.

Donor Name: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Sport And Active Society Commission
Funding name: 2017 Development Grants Awards

Funding brief: The Sport and Active Society development grants are an initiative of the IOC’s Sport and Active Society Commission. They were created to further its mission to encourage people everywhere to participate in regular physical activity and to promote the health and social benefits of sport.

Applicants are encouraged to illustrate how their project or initiative fits in one of three themes:
● Sports legacy for the Olympic Games or other major events;
● Community-wide promotion of physical activity; and
● Youth engagement.

Deadline: The Application must be submitted to the IOC by 30 April 2017.

Funding details link:

Funding limit: Grants worth USD 20,000 each to award

Project start date: Not Found
Project duration: Not Found

Eligible organization: Non-governmental organisations (NGOs), not-for-profit organisations, International and National Federations (including IOC-Recognised International Federations) and National Olympic Committees (NOCs) are eligible to apply.

To be considered for a grant, applicants should demonstrate that their project has a long-term and sustainable timeline; uses sport or physical activity as a tool to improve social issues; uses available public space and/or sports facilities and venues to promote participation in physical activity; has concretely developed long-term partnerships; and has a solid monitoring/evaluation plan in place.
● In order to further secure the future and development of their project, applicants are also encouraged to seek matching funding for their proposed project by obtaining a letter of commitment from another organization.

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Other important link:
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How to apply: Interested applicant may send completed application form to


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