The Canadian Paralympic Committee and our partners believe in supporting the development of Para sport programming in your community. See below for funding opportunities that could help your Para sport initiatives.

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Paralympic Sport Development Fund

Call for Applications: 2023-2024 Paralympic Sport Development Fund

The Canadian Paralympic Committee invites Canadian sport organizations and clubs to apply for the 2023-2024 granting round of the Paralympic Sport Development Fund.


Applications will be accepted starting January 18, 2023. Deadline is February 24, 2023.

The Canadian Paralympic Committee recognizes the importance of strong sport development programming to support a sustainable sport system as well as the push for excellence and continuous improvement. The Paralympic Sport Development Fund targets initiatives designed to enhance support for development initiatives in areas such as athlete recruitment, coaching, competition, daily training environments, projects that support girls and women , equipment,and collaborative projects.

Funding amounts of between $5,000 and $20,000 will be available.


Guidelines and Eligibility:

Learn more about grant eligibility and criteria for the Paralympic Sport Development Fund:

Grant guidelines – eligibility and criteria.

Frequently Asked Questions 


Submit your application:

Download the application form.

Submit your application: click here.


Please read instructions carefully and be sure to have all the required documentation complete before submitting your application.


Tips on Completing the Application Form

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  • Read through the entire application before completing each question
  • It is recommended that you complete each section in a separate document where you can edit easily. Once complete, copy and paste complete questions into the final application form.