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2014 USAT Midwest Region Youth and Junior Grants Announced
The USA Triathlon Midwest Region is pleased to announce its Youth and Junior Travel Grant Program for 2014, which is intended to offset expenses associated with participation by regional youth and juniors in the USA Triathlon Junior Olympic Festival, USAT Youth Elite or Junior Elite Cups, USAT Athlete Development Camps, ITU World Championships or other USAT sanctioned camps or events.
These grants (up to $300 per recipient) are available to junior and youth USAT members from the Midwest Region. Athletes race age 13 to 19 are eligible to apply. Grant applications can be downloaded by clicking here (PDF) and will be evaluated based upon need, first and foremost, but also athletic performance and scholarship.
Applications MUST BE SUBMITTED BY APRIL 30, 2014.
A subset of these grants is intended for triathletes who are new to youth and junior USAT triathlon racing. Recipients of travel grants in prior years are eligible to apply, however preference will be given by the Grants Committee to first-time recipients. Questions may be directed to the Midwest Regional Athlete Development Coordinator, Jenny Weber, at Jenny@getzoomperformance.com.