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Metro Region announces Fall/Winter 2010 Grants Available

November 4, 2010 12:23 PM

The USTA Eastern Metro Region Board of Directors announces Fall/Winter 2010 grants! The USTA Eastern Metro Region will award up to $10,000 in grants to local members and organizations this year to promote and develop the growth of tennis.


Applicants must be a current USTA Member or USTA Member Organization within the Metro Region that has not received a cumulative total of over $10,000 grants from the USTA within the past 12 months per organization. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded for programs that fall under one of these categories.


*Increase tennis participation

*Support tennis programming

*Foster diversity with both tennis participation and programming


Requesting organizations must provide the following documentation (preferably on the organization’s letterhead):


*A detailed grant narrative which describes the program and/or   initiative that will benefit from the funding; the number of participants; the amount of the grant being requested and any other relevant information.


*A detailed project budget


FOLLOW UP: Progress of program must be reported to the Metro Board as well as continuing to encourage USTA participation.


Requests must be submitted via email as a PDF document to tennisgrant2010@aol.com by midnight on 11/24/2010. Requests received in any other manner will not be reviewed. Grant winners will be notified during the week of November 30th 2010 and awards reception will be on Monday, December 6, 2010 at Manhattan Plaza Racquet Club.