Participation & Engagement

The AFL Europe “Funding Footy” Grants Program will provide financial assistance to Members, Leagues and Clubs who have developed a project or initiative to engage and communicate with participants and grow participation the game of Australian Rules football. Funding will focus the following criteria:

Criteria 1 – Participation

Costs associated with developing programs that introduce and/or recruit new players to the game of Australian Rules football

Costs associated with developing programs to transition players from junior to senior football, or from other sports to play Australian Rules Football

Costs associated with recruiting and training new volunteers

Costs associated with training or upskilling existing volunteers

Criteria 2 – Engagement

Costs associated with the translation of coaching, umpiring and volunteer resources into the local language

Costs associated with developing / growing a media presence through social media, websites and local media outlets