Apply now for WOA 2024 grants

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The WOA 2024 Grants programme is now open. Olympians can apply for funding for projects run through your NOA which either benefit your fellow Olympians or promote physical activity in your community. More information on how to apply HERE.

Here are a few examples of WOA funded projects delivered by NOAs and Olympians in 2023.

In Chile and Venezuela hundreds of Olympians attended OLY ceremonies held at the inaugural General Assemblies.

The Zambia NOA focused on sustainable impact and promoted health and fitness through sport in a project run for over 130 disadvantaged, vulnerable, and refugee children.

Female Olympians in Japan gathered for a programme aimed at tackling gender disparity through capacity building and strengthening of networks of current and future female board members and leaders in sport.

For more inspiring stories on how WOA grants and NOA projects made a difference, please check out the Best Practice page on our website. If you would like to submit a Best Practice, please use this submission form.

This year all Service to Society grants will be allocated for projects that promote physical activity as part of our support for the Global Alliance for Physical Activity. All grant applications must be submitted through your NOA. Find your NOA contact person through the NOA Directory HERE or get in touch with us via

WOA Service to Society and Service to Olympians grant applications will close on 31 March 2024 at 1700 Lausanne time (CET).

For NOAs, the WOA 2024 Development Grant applications are also now open. The funding for this grant is limited and offered to NOAs on a first-come-first-serve basis.