Athlete Scholarship Application Form

  • Applicants email address
  • If applicant is under 18 please advise parent / guardian names.
  • Preferred contact address for correspondance
  • (Must be aged at least 13 years on at least one day during the scholarship period)
  • Included shires: Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Coorow, Cue, Greater Geraldton (includes Mullewa), Irwin, Meekatharra, Mingenew, Morawa, Mount Magnet, Murchison, Northampton, Perenjori, Sandstone, Three Springs, Wiluna and Yalgoo. (Athletes who go to a boarding school outside of the listed LGAs are not eligible for a scholarship).
  • Please select the type of scholarship you are applying for:- Athlete Scholarships: Includes services such as strength and conditioning, sports science, nutrition advice, sports psychology, technical and tactical coaching and access to elite facilities and camps (Please note that there are two levels of scholarships available to athletes if selected). Coach Development Scholarships: Includes year-round professional development programs, events, seminars and access to elite athletes, coaches and teams. Official Development Scholarships: Includes a year-round professional development plan and opportunities for funding.
  • State Sport Association (SSA) approving this application (Contact with and approval from the SSA must be obtained by the applicant prior to submitting this application). The SSA must be made aware of and support the applicant with the conditions of the scholarship – if unsure please ensure they contact MWAS CEO on 0487 846 283 or email for details.
  • Please provide the name of the person who has verified and supports the application on behalf of the SSA. This person will be required to liaise with the MWAS CEO throughout the period of the scholarship.
  • The position held at the SSA could include the High Performance Manager, State Team Coordinator or Development Pathway Coach?
  • Please include office and mobile numbers.
  • Include this if your SSA will collaborate with the RSA to provide technical and tactical coaching to athletes, and/or if the RSA will invest any finances for the development of coaches or officials on scholarship.
    The SSA must approve this application and support it.
  • Please name the coaches that will provide the day to day technical coaching in your sport. Also provide their contact details.
  • Please provide a statement that clearly demonstrates how the athlete meets the Athlete Scholarship Criteria (bullet-points are acceptable). Selection criteria can be viewed by copying and pasting this link to your browser –