Coaching Grants – Grey Cup Legacy

Coaching May 16, 2014

The Grey Cup Legacy Fund was established by the Grey Cup festival Committee, with the surplus of funds arising from the holding of the 1991 Grey Cup Game in Winnipeg, to promote excellence in football and other sports in Manitoba through the development of coaching expertise.

Application Deadline: May 30

Programs supported by the FUND include:
Coaching scholarships tenable in Manitoba’s Universities:
Coaching scholarships of $1,500.00 each may be granted to individuals sponsored by a Manitoba university or Provincial Sport Organization.
Support for Coaching Seminars: Grants of up to $4,000.00 in support of conduct of coaching seminars may be made to relevant sports associations.
Support for “Master Coach-in Residence” Programs: Grants of up to $3,000 may be made to a sponsoring sport association wishing to facilitate extended visits by experts in fields relevant to coaching development.
Support for Sport Management Internships: Internships of up to $1500 may be made to a host organization wishing to provide a hands-on, challenging and individualaized opportunity to further develop a students professional skills.

Application forms and awards information links are available below.

Contact: Greg Guenther at Coaching Manitoba 204-925-5669 or or by visiting

The 2014 application deadline for the Grey Cup Legacy Fund is Friday, May 30, 2014.

Coaching Scholarships Awards Program 

Coaching Seminars Awards Program

Master Coach In-Residence Grant Program 

Sport Management Internship Program 

High School Coach of the Year