Overview: USTA Sections can request grants to create incentives or promotions to help support local communities in growing Junior Team Tennis participation, increasing the number of JTT providers, improving the quality of local JTT programs and their retention rates.
Process: A committee of at least three USTA National staff will review grant requests, and respond, one week after the deadline. A grant request can be up to $3,000. Money is approved and sent based on the circumstance of the incentive or promotion request.
Submission Deadlines: March 24, June 23, and September 22
Approval Dates: April 1, July 1, and October 1
Submit grant requests using this National online form
Provider(s) must be registered with Net Generation (launching March 2017)
Program(s) and players must be registered on TennisLink
Documentation showing use of money (e.g. receipts, promotion requirements)
Submit a best practice two weeks after the completion of the JTT incentive/promotion