Indigenous Sports Grants Program (ISGP) 

2015-16 ISGP Application Period Extended Until 20 May 2016

The 2015-16 ISGP has been extended for applications until Friday 20 May 2016.

Through the 2015-16 ISGP eligible individuals can apply for up to $200 towards their registration or membership in: 

  • an organised sport or active recreation competition or program of at least 6 weeks in duration; 
  • an education and training opportunity that relates directly to organised sport or active recreation; or
  • a representative sport or active recreation opportunity.

Before applying please confirm your eligibility for this program by referring to the '2015-16 ISGP Funding Guidelines'.

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About the ISGP

The ACT Government's ISGP is a grants program for eligible individuals seeking support for their participation in sport and recreation activities.

The primary objective of the ISGP is to make participation opportunities in sport and recreation more accessible to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, particularly people that are disadvantaged. The ISGP has an emphasis on a structured, frequent level of participation that supports positive health, social and wellbeing outcomes.

Funding for the ISGP is provided to the ACT Government through the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet’s (DPM&C) Indigenous Advancement Strategy (IAS).

Eligible Region 

Reflecting the broader region role already played by many ACT sport and recreation organisations, the ISGP covers applicants from the following areas:

  • The Australia capital Territory
  • Braidwood
  • Bungendore
  • Bywong
  • Captain's Flat
  • Collector
  • Gundaroo
  • Murrumbateman
  • Queanbeyan
  • Sutton
  • Tarago
  • Yass

Fast Facts Sheets

Fast Facts for Applicants

If you are considering applying for the 2015-16 ISGP and would like to know the key details of program, including applicant eligibility criteria, please refer to the '2015-16 ISGP Fast Facts for Applicants' page.

Fast Facts for Activity Providers

If you are an activity provider and would like to know the key details of the program, including activity provider eligibility criteria, please refer to the '2015-16 ISGP Fast Facts for Activity Providers' page.

ISGP Funding Guidelines

For further information regarding the ISGP, including eligibility requirements, please refer to the '2015-16 ISGP Funding Guidelines' page. Please refer to the ISGP Funding Guidelines before applying.


If you have any questions regarding the ISGP please contact the Inclusive Participation Project Officer on 02 6207 2076 or contact us via email on

How to Apply

To apply for the 2015-16 ISGP please complete the online 2015-16 ISGP Application Form: