Awarded by the Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity, this scholarship is open to a young woman, a girls' team, or a sport organization that demonstrates a keen interest in sports and a healthy lifestyle, takes the initiative to make positive things happen, is highly motivated and enthusiastic, and strives to be the best and doesn't give up trying. Application Details
The Bobbie Steen Award of Excellence recognizes an individual who demonstrates exemplary leadership in sport and recreation and serves as an outstanding role model. Application Details
The Bobbie Steen Legacy Foundation has been created to provide financial support to charitable activities dedicated to advancing gender equity in physical activity and sport and/or the community betterment resulting from female involvement in physical activity and sport. Application Details
Coaches BC and Team BC support the Canada Games Apprentice Coach Program for Women in Coaching and Aboriginal Coaching. Team BC has an opportunity to include a female apprentice coach and an aboriginal apprentice coach in two sports each (4 coaches total) for each Canada Games in winter and summer events. The Canada Games Apprentice Coach Program is a cost shared program made possible through the partnership of the Province of British Columbia, the Canada Games Council, Sport Canada, Coaching Association of Canada, Provincial Coaching Coordinators, the Canada Games Host Society, selected Provincial/Territorial Sport Organizations and Apprentice Coaches.
Apprentice Coach Guidelines
The Apprentice coach will become part of the team's Canada Games coaching staff (in addition to the number of positions indicated in the Canada Games technical package and have full access to field of play at the Games). Travel to the Games as well as accommodations and meals in the athletes' village will be provided. Team BC will provide a ceremonial uniform and integrate the Apprentice coach in all Team BC functions and meetings, and support the Apprentice’s coach education. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Laura Watson at email@example.com or call (604)-333-3603.
The Coaching Mentor/ Apprenticeship Program (for female apprentices) is a partnership between ProMOTION Plus, Coaches BC and the BC Games Society. The program was developed to assist and support female coaches in their pursuit of higher levels of coaching certification. This program is designed to assist and support them as they enhance and develop their coaching skills.
Additional program benefits: