Sport Bay of Plenty

Information about Scholarships & Funding


Sport Bay of Plenty oversees the BayTrust Coach and Athlete scholarships. These opportunities are available at different times of the year and information can be found in the links above. Sport Bay of Plenty does not directly sponsor athletes or teams.

The Funding and Sponsorship market has become increasingly more difficult and funders and corporate sponsors are looking for a solid return on their investment. There is a huge amount of information available on the best approaches to secure funding. is a service that requires a subscription but is available for free from your local library and other public locations. Check the website for further information.


SportNZ has a range of information available on their website.


Other useful sources of information:


Various Trusts and Foundations have specific funding rounds.

Funding for Athletes

Crowdfunding for young Athletes and Teams
iSport Foundation

We wish you all the best with your sport and fundraising.

x3 May 2016