The Red Deer Games Foundation is once again offering its grant to athletes in Red Deer and the surrounding area. (Photo supplied)

The Red Deer Games Foundation is once again offering its grant to athletes in Red Deer and the surrounding area. (Photo supplied)

Red Deer Games Foundation grant applications now open

The Red Deer Games Foundation is now accepting applications for financial assistance from Red Deer and area athletes.

The deadline for applications is Dec.3 and they can be filled out at asdccentral.ca.

According to a news release, the grants may be used by elite athletes to help offset the costs of training and equipment as they continue to pursue their training and competition programs.

The athletes can represent a variety of sports recognized by Provincial Sport Associations within Alberta. The grants are awarded to individuals living in Red Deer and area who have demonstrated a high level of ability and a strong commitment to their sport. These athletes have achieved competence at the international, national, provincial, or regional level.

For further information on Red Deer Games Foundation grants contact Miles Kydd at 403-342-3231 or miles@asdccentral.ca.