UWAAC Travel Assistance

Applications for financial assistance for athletes travelling to the 2020 Australian Athletics Championships are now open. Please note applications for UWA financial assistance close on the 16 March 2020. Applications can be accessed here.

Please click here for further details. Entries for the Australian Athletics Championships (both junior and open) are now closed. Please contact Athletics WA for further information regarding the  Australian Athletics Championships. Further information can be found here on the Athletics WA website.

Best of luck to all our athletes competing at the 2020 Australian Athletics Championships!

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UWA Sport Bursaries

The UWA Sport bursaries are designed to support promising student athletes in attaining excellence in their chosen sport while maintaining outstanding academic achievement. The program achieves this through contribution to costs associated with equipment and competition.

Applications are now closed.

Please ensure you read the application information before applying.

For more information on scholarships contact UWA Sport at or 6488 2286.

Former UWA Athletes

The Former UWA Athletes (FUWAA) is a group of past members and is affiliated with the present UWAAC. FUWAA has collected generous donations from former club members which has formed a fund especially for the athletics club and is managed by the University. Athletes may apply to FUWAA for funding to travel to interstate competitions. Letters of application should be made through the club.


Other Travel Assistance Grants

The Dept of Sport and Rec also offers travel assistance grants which open on the 13 of March:…/in…/athlete-travel-subsidy-scheme

We also recommend contacting your local council as they often provide travel assistance for national sporting events.