Financial Assistance


The following programs are available for youth to access sport and recreation programs if they are unable to afford the fees associated with them. For more information, click on the appropriate links.

Program Age How to Apply Funds Available Net Income Application Forms/Website
Rossland Bursary All ages Online $200 Variable, see application Apply Online
Canadian Tire Jumpstart 4-18 years Apply online $300 per activity
($600 per child)
(see here)
Application Form
KidSport Under 18 Online or paper application form Maximum $400 Variable
(see here)
Application Form
Athletics 4 Kids 5-18 years Email or mail to Vancouver office $450 $42,000 Website


Council may provide financial assistance, subject to the amount allocated and approved in the Financial Plan, to members and volunteers of Non-Profit Groups and Clubs whose purpose is recreation and competitive programs in another municipality of the Greater Trail Area. Persons enrolled in these recreational and competitive programs must fall under the following classifications:

  • Groups and/or teams made up of children up to the age of 18 years
  • Clubs, teams, and non-profit groups made up of children up to the age of 18 years

Purpose of the Policy:

The policy is directed towards providing financial assistance for use of recreation facilities and complexes in another municipality in the Greater Trail Area.

To apply, please click HERE.