Awards Programs


Athletic Excellence Fund 2019


The SportNL Scholarship, Team Gushue Award, Elite Athlete Assistance and the Premier’s Athletic Awards applications are now available.

These four awards are part of the  “Athletic Excellence Fund - a program which provides financial support for provincial athletes, coaches and officials.  

Please distribute this information to your eligible club members. 

All applications must be returned to Swimming NL  on or before  February 1, 2019


Please find all of the details, application forms and relevant contact information at

Any questions or concerns regarding the Athletic Excellence Program can be directed to 

Doug Halliday: 


*Late applications will NOT be accepted.

**Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted. 

***Those who are applying for the Sport NL Scholarship must include their original official transcript from the Registrar's Office , NOT a faxed or scanned copy. 

Application Information


 The Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador Entrance Scholarship, valued at $1,000.00 annually, is available to a first year student who will attend Memorial University of Newfoundland and be a member of the Memorial University of Newfoundland Seahawks Varsity Swim Team.  For more details and application please view the file below.

Application available in August of each year.

2019 Swimming NL/Memorial University Bursary

The Swimming NL- Memorial University bursary, valued at $1000.00 annually, is available to a student continuing beyond their first year of studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The bursary recipient will be a swimmer in good standing with Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador and will be a returning member to the Memorial University of Newfoundland Seahawks Varsity Swim Team. Awarding of this bursary will be based on swimming performance at the varsity level. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid to a student in good academic standing at the university. See below for application.