World Olympians Association

Grants Programme

Our aim is to empower Olympians to deliver projects that serve needs the needs of Olympians and help them to spread the spirit of Olympism in their countries.

One of the ways we do this is via the World Olympians Association Grants Programme, which annually distributes funding under the following three categories:

Since 2016, WOA has given more than 120 grants to support NOAs.

Key Deadlines

17 April 2019 Applications Open for 2019 WOA Grants Programme
30 June 2019 Applications Close for 2019 WOA Grants Programme
15 July 2019 NOAs will be notified of application outcome


Selection Criteria


How well does the project:


How well does the project align with the Olympic values?

Project Design / Delivery

How well does the project: