Water Polo Canada is pleased to announce the renewal of the Domestic Development Financial Assistance Program (DDFAP) for the 2016-2017 season. In 2015-2016 WPC funded a total of 30 projects across six provinces.
The purpose of the DDFAP is to provide financial assistance and service support to clubs and Provincial Water Polo Associations (“PSO”) towards their already existing grassroots and educational initiatives and springboard the development of new initiatives. The DDFAP will focus solely in the following areas of domestic activities in order of priority:
Children’s water polo programs 12 and under
Referee training and evaluation
Coach training and evaluation
Water Polo Canada has earmarked a total of $22,000 for the DDFAP for 2016-2017.
The program year is determined as September 1st through August 31st.
Clubs and PSOs will be invited to apply to access funding of up to $1,500 per project, with an annual maximum of 2 projects and $3,000 per organization.
Clubs and PSOs applying for funding will be asked to contribute funds from their own respective budgets towards the project.
Submissions will be reviewed on a tertiary basis and applications may be submitted on a retroactive basis. Submission deadlines are as follows
January 3, 2017
- March 31, 2017
June 30, 2017
The following documents outline important information and forms pertaining to applications. Please download and review carefull
2016-2017 : DDFAP- Period 1 Projects
For more information or questions please email Heather Birenbaum or call 613.748.5682 ext. 326.