Power To Play Grant Program


Power to Play is a grant program which gives Aboriginal communities and organizations the opportunity to receive up to $5000 in equipment and/or $1000 in leadership development funding. As a flagship ASWCO program, Power to Play has already gone through two cycles, with plans to continue moving forward in the future.


Program Goals

  • Increased opportunities in sport and physical activity
  • Inspire children and youth to live active and healthy lifestyles
  • Remove existing barriers and increase equitable access to sport
  • Ensure sustainable delivery of sport and physical activity programs



  • Delivered $162,481 to 52 aboriginal communities and organizations over the past two cycles with an even distribution of funds across all 6 ASWCO regions.