Apply for Grants

The 2023 Fall Grant Cycle is now OPEN!

See more information below.

How to Apply

To make the application process easy, we recommend reviewing our Sample Grant Applications, Budget Templates, and FAQs* before applying.

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Getting Started: What to do before you apply

  1. 1 Ensure you are the authorized official able to apply for or accept grants on behalf of the applying organization.
  2. 2 Prepare beforehand by reading over grants.
  3. 3 Read and Review our Grants FAQs.
  4. 4 Review a sample grant application before applying.
  5. 5 Choose an available grant below and contact us with any additional questions before applying.

Choose an Available Grant

Equipment Grants

Equipment Grants

Tennis program providers may apply for Equipment Grants for their youth tennis, Masters Tennis, and adaptive and wheelchair programs.

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Program Support Grants

Charitable nonprofit organizations or government agencies may apply for our Program Support Grants.

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Program Support Grants

Wheelchair Grants

Charitable nonprofit organizations or government agencies may apply for our Wheelchair Grants.

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Additional Funding Opportunities


USTA Grant Funding Opportunities

The USTA offers a variety of grants and scholarships to help grow the game of tennis in many ways. A complete listing with details is posted here. For additional information, please email for further information and questions.

Available Assistance Through USTA:

  • Diversity Grants
  • USTA Wheelchair Tennis Grassroots Grants

All questions specific to diversity grants or adaptive and wheelchair tennis program and should be directed to William Speed.

Contact William

USTA Foundation

USTA Foundation Grant Opportunities

In addition, USTA Foundation awards college scholarships and player incentive awards to deserving youngsters who have participated in United States Tennis Association (USTA) and/or other organized youth tennis programs.

For more information on USTA Foundation grant and scholarship opportunities please visit their website at or email the staff at

Available Assistance Through USTA:

  • Foundation and NJTL Grants

Questions specific to NJTL grants, after-school programs or Net Generation should be directed to Ashley Shaw.

Contact Ashley


USTA Facility Services Program

The USTA Facility Services Program can offer you and your community assistance with business, development, technical, advocacy and financial resources.  In addition, communities are appointed project consultants from the USTA National staff, who deliver personalized support and service to help take your project from dream to reality.

A complete listing with details is posted here. To fully understand the process by which communities receive assistance from the USTA and what is expected from communities, please review the Guide to USTA’s Tennis Venue + Design Group.

Start the Process

Do you have any questions about applying for grants or additional funding opportunities?