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Grant Application

The 2016 Grant Application is CLOSED

Grants will be awarded in April 2016. Applications open again September 2016.


Please read the ENTIRE application cover letter – it has EXTREMELY IMPORTANT INFORMATION on the grant process, rules and criteria used to evaluate each grant. Once you start the application you will be able to save your progress and return to the application at any time.



  • A short biography about yourself
  • Long-term and short-term goals (both personal and athletic)
  • How the grant (if awarded) will help you reach your goals
  • Your motto
  • Any volunteer work you have done
  • Other (aside from CAF) grants you have received in the last year
  • 2 references; please include the name, job title and company/organization for each
  • Names and gross income of all household members
  • High resolution photograph of yourself, preferably playing a sport
  • Prosthetist name, company name, address, phone *and email if applying for prosthetic grant*
  • Specific grant request including dollar amount of the item

You will receive a confirmation email when your grant has been submitted.

If you have any questions about your application please visit our Frequently Asked Questions Page

If you have any questions that are not answered in our FAQ please contact Carolyn Chen at carolynec@challengedathletes.org.

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