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Posted by Toni Venhaus on 09/09/2015.
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Special Project and other Funding available

We are delighted to advise that Equestrian NSW is providing funding to Dressage NSW (DNSW) which Clubs can apply for direct through DNSW.  Funding is available for different activities such as: 

Educational and Officials Support

Regional Judges Seminars

Steward Courses

  • Funding is available for two Stewarding Seminars to be held in Regional Hubs in the 2015-2016 period.  If your area is interested contact Cathie Drury Klein in the first instance to discuss.

Other funding support for officials

  • Officials who incur expenses to attain accreditation, upgrade their accreditation or attend courses to retain their official status may apply to Dressage NSW for funding.
  • Check the details for eligibility.  There is an annual limit of funds available and claims will be considered in order of receipt.
  • Refer link to judges info page here  scroll down to Funding for Officials.

Special Projects

DNSW 2016 Regional Dressage Festival Series

Funding is available for events approved to be part of the DNSW Regional Dressage Festival Series in 2016.

Please read the guidelines and conditions before applying:  2016_NSW_Regional_Dressage_Festival_Series.pdf

Application form for the 2016 Regional Dressage Festival series: 2016_EOI_Regional_Dressage_Festival.docx

Other Special Projects - Applications closed on 15 January 2016

Equestrian NSW (ENSW) is committed to the continual improvement and development of equestrian sport and has allocated funding to DNSW for Special Project Funding (SPF) with the view to meeting this objective. The purpose of the SPF is to support projects undertaken by ENSW Affiliates, which progress and strengthen our sport and has a lasting benefit to the Club and dressage in general.

Part of this funding allocation has been set aside for the “Regional Dressage Festival” series.  The balance of the funds is available for Clubs and other initiatives.

The closing date for applications has been extended to 15 January 2016.   The proposed projects must be delivered and funding expended by June 2016.  



Any questions, please contact Toni Venhaus on 0418 686 781 or email  or Tracey Lesslie, DNSW Admin Secretary on 0409 841 089 or email 

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