Podium Alberta Awarded for 2017

We are pleased to have supported 249 athletes in 2017. News Release
A list of athletes funded can be found here

Podium Alberta Application

The Application Portal for 2016/17 is now closed; the deadline for application was October 4, 2017.
The 2017/18 grant will open in July 2018.

The Grant:

  • Helps athletes continue their pursuit of athletic excellence at the highest levels of national and international competition
  • Encourages athletes to stay in Alberta to live and train
  • Enables athletes to successfully pursue excellence in sport while fulfilling their educational goals
  • Increases athlete access to high performance coaching and sports science practitioners
  • Enhances training and competitive opportunities available to athletes

Supporting Alberta's Athletes

Since 2008, Podium Alberta has provided 2,317 grants to 760 different athletes, for a total of $9,461,658. We are proud of the funding committed to date, and proud of the athletes

Thank you for the support ASC provides - It makes a huge difference, especially living away from home. I appreciate it more than you know

Karen Lefsrud, Rowing, 2017 U23 World Champion, Women's Eight


Contact Information

Steven Patrick

Consultant, High Performance Sport
Alberta Sport Connection
Suite 500
10055 106 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1G3
Phone: 780-644-4897
Email: steven.patrick@albertasport.ca