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2010 Southern Region Grant Information

February 7, 2010 12:17 AM

The Southern Region Board of the USTA Eastern Section is soliciting grant proposals from Southern-based USTA Member Organizations that will support and participate in our mission to promote and develop the growth of tennis in the Southern Region. 

We are focused on fostering participation in tennis and USTA programs with the USTA Member Organizations. Special consideration will be given to organizations seeking to expand tennis programs to the following groups: 

1-       Special Populations

2-     Minority Populations

3-     Parks & Recreation

4-     Community Tennis Associations

5-     Schools/After School

6-     Wheelchair Tennis

7-     Senior Tennis

We will allocate grants in the range of $500 to $1,000. Proposals should demonstrate the following emphasis: 

  • Demonstrated interest in working more closely with the Southern Region Board and the Southern Region Tennis Service Representative with tennis program development.
  • Show specific examples of programs that attract new players and/or retain existing players by offering clinics, leagues, special events and tournaments.
  • Willingness to make concentrated efforts to participate in USTA League Tennis (Adults) and USTA Team Tennis (Youth).
  • This funding opportunity is for tennis programs/events operating in 2010. 

    Southern Region Click here for grant application and more information.