NYSSRA Nordic members are reminded that applications for NYSSRA RACER SUPPORT GRANTS are now being received. The program will award 24 $100 grants to active members (12 to women and 12 to men) on an application basis for the 2011-2012 ski race season. The grants help promote and encourage Nordic ski racing. Be sure your membership is active for the current season by joining/renewing online now.
Criteria for selection of racer grant recipients include (1) proposed use of the grant, (2) past racer performance, and (3) geographic balance of applicants from regions of the state. Applicants must be current NYSSRA members and apply by using this online form. The form includes submitting a letter of application that states the specific reason for the request and cites racer performance with examples of past results.
Deadline to submit an application is January 1, 2012.