Coaching Development Fund

This fund is aimed at sports that do not have the resources to be in the Coach Employment Program but would like to invest in High Performance Coaching in order to enhance the delivery of their high performance programs and increase their medal chances at Nationals or Canada Games.

PSO’s can apply under three categories.

Coaching Education – Specific Coaching Education opportunities for their High Performance Coaches, e.g. coach certification; national or international seminars.

Mentoring with a High Performance Coach or Observing a High Performance Program – e.g., a PEI coach may have the opportunity to mentor with a national or international coach or the opportunity to attended a professional training camp or national team event.

Hosting a high performance Coach or Seminar – e.g. hosting a high performance coaching weekend with a guest national or international coach.

PSO must demonstrate the following in their applications.

·         The direct impact on their High Performance or Canada Games program

·         The direct impact on their High performance sport system

·         Clear goals and objectives of the project

·         The legacy of the project

At the completion of the project the PSO must provide an accounting of the use of the funds and the outcomes of the project.

There is approximately $25,000 (total) available for projects in this category.