Apply for elite athlete funding

  1. Eligibility
  2. Submit your documents
  3. Complete the elite athlete report
  1. Eligibility

    Yukon athletes who are carded by Sport Canada are eligible to receive elite athlete funding. This funding ranges from $8,500 to $11,000 per year based on carding level.

  2. Submit your documents
    1. Athletes must get official documentation from their national sport body confirming their carding level.
    2. Submit the documentation.
      In person: 4061 4th Avenue in Whitehorse. We are open Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
      Email: trevor.twardochleb@gov.yk.ca
      Mail:
      Government of Yukon
      Sport and Recreation Branch(C-10)
      Box 2703
      Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2C6

     

  3. Complete the elite athlete report

    Athletes receiving this funding must complete the post-season report by the deadline on the report form.


Contact 

If you have questions about elite athlete funding requirements, email trevor.twardochleb@gov.yk.ca, phone 867-667-5606 or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, ext. 5606.