Financial Assistance Programs Available

Jumpstart: Giving Kids a Sporting Chance

If your family fits the criteria below, you may apply for funding to help your child participate in any sport.

  • Is the child on whose behalf you are applying between the ages of 4-18?
  • Is the funding that you require for a program involving a sport or physical activity?
  • Is your family in a demographic which would be considered in financial need (as defined by Government guidelines)?  Click here to check if you meet the financial need criteria.

Jumpstart Funding Application link


 BCSSA Registration Assistance Program

BCSSA is pleased to offer a registration assistance program for families under financial stress. You can apply for this assistance program by submitting the form below. Please include the swimmer’s name, as well as details on why the athlete requires the funds.

Please also include the total registration fee and the amount requested. BCSSA may grant up to 50% of the swimmer’s registration fee to a maximum of $300 (this excludes any fundraising commitments).

Completed applications should be filled out, signed by the Club President and emailed to Grant approval may take up to 5 business days. Once approved, a cheque will be mailed to the club.

BCSSA Registration Assistance Program Application link