Squash Canada is excited to announce the 2021-22 Women in Squash Encouragement Fund Recipients. The Women in Squash Encouragement Fund was established in 2019 and aims to promote women and girls’ participation in Squash in Canada including under-represented groups – people of low socioeconomic status, Indigenous people, people with disabilities, visible minorities, newcomers to Canada, and members of the LGBTQI2S community. The fund will support stakeholders looking to develop new and/or expand current initiatives that build capacity for gender equity in Squash.
$7000 in ten $700 grants were distributed to recipients across Canada. 2021-22 recipients are listed in the table below. Follow the impact of these initiatives at #sheCANsquash.
Women in Squash Encouragement Fund Grants
Thank you to all those who applied. Recipients were awarded funding based on the criteria described in the Women in Squash Encouragement Fund Application Guide.
For additional information on the Women in Squash Encouragement Fund please visit the Female Engagement section on the squash Canada website HERE.