Athlete Leadership Program – Special Olympics is the name of the Activity providing funding support on behalf of the Australian Government to Special Olympics Australia.
Special Olympics athletes are the leaders of the Special Olympics movement. The Athlete Leadership Program is intended to offer athletes an opportunity to become ambassadors for people with an intellectual disability, leaders in their community and leaders within Special Olympics at local, state, national and international levels.
One-off funding of $70,000 in 2012-13 to sole eligible organisation through direct selection process.
- Part A: Services and Support for People with Disability Program Guidelines provides an overview of the Services and Support for People with Disability Program.
- Part B: Information for Applicants provides information on the Application, Assessment, Selection and Complaints processes; Financial and Funding Agreement arrangements.
- Part C: Application Information provides specific information on the Activity, Selection Criteria, Performance Management and Reporting.