The Sir Arthur Marshall Future Champions programme provides grant aid to talented able-bodied and disabled young athletes living in Cambridge who are competing at county or regional level.
The programme is open to all athletes aged 11 to 25 to support their sporting talent, with priority being given to Olympic and Paralympic sports.
Previous applicants have been required to show significant progress in their chosen sport to be considered for a grant.
The programme is supported by the Marshall of Cambridge Trust in memory of Sir Arthur Marshall.
Applicants must live in Cambridge and provide or demonstrate:
- evidence of performance at county or regional level
- a history of sporting achievements
- a testimonial from a national governing body
- plans for how the grant award would be spent
Applications for the 2018 Future Champions grants are now open.
The deadline for applications in 5pm on Monday 30 July. The ceremony will be held on Wednesday 3 October.