Elite Athlete Development : Renewal Application

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USA Track & Field Foundation Elite Athlete Development Application

RENEWAL APPLICATION

PLEASE NOTE: This renewal application is required for submission annually to update the USATF Foundation on your current status and to be considered for a grant.  If you have never filled out an application before for the USATF Foundation please fill out our FIRST TIME APPLICANT Application on our website instead.

Grant Program Purpose: the Foundation seeks to support the pursuit of world-class performances by American post-collegian track & field athletes who have met minimum performance standards by contributing to their compelling individual financial needs with an Elite Athlete Grant.

Application Eligibility
For an athlete to be considered, an athlete must:
  1. Be a USA citizen and eligible to represent the USA at all levels of international competition.
  2. Be a college graduate (this requirement can be waived in certain circumstances).
  3. Be training for the next World Championships or Olympic Games.
PLEASE NOTE:
  1. A majority of grants will be awarded to athletes who rank "TOP 10 IN THE USA" in their event in either of the past two years and / or are a recent graduate that ranked “TOP 5 IN THE NCAA” standings.
  2. A majority of the grants will be awarded to athletes who have achieved the IAAF world standard.
  3. Preference will be given to athletes making less than $50,000 a year; however, all athletes are encouraged to apply regardless of their income level.
  4. Criteria may be modified by the USATF Foundation's Board of Directors.

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Income Information

Please provide an itemization of your track & field income for the current and prior year.

Indicate if there is no chance on an income source recurring in future years.
Support from the USOC and USATF (Performance Pool Funding/Stipends, International Competitive Opportunities Grant, Domestic Competitive Opportunities grant, Post-Collegiate Scholarship Fund, Elite Athlete Hardship Fund, Tuition Assistance, Chula Vista Training Center Use, Tier Funding and Other Cash Grants etc.):
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Prize Money:
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Corporate or shoe/apparel company stipends, sponsorship money or travel money:
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Other Grants or awards (e.g., William Simon Grant, Roads Scholar Grant, NYAC, Women’s Sports Foundation, etc.):
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Any other sources (e.g., Family Support):
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Provide your annual income from part-time or full-time employment (verifiable by income tax statements) for the current and prior year:
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The USA Track & Field Foundation provides a means to attract and guide funds to new and innovative track & field programs with an emphasis on providing opportunities for youth athletes, emerging elite athletes, and distance training centers. The Foundation depends upon donations from its Board of Directors, major gifts and from generous fans of track & field.

Elite athletes are supported by the Foundation via monetary grants and participation in Run With US! Youth athletes are supported via monetary grants to youth clubs.

For more information, or to contribute to the USA Track & Field Foundation, Click Here or contact Tom Jackovic at (412) 398-2484 or tjackovic@usatffoundation.org.