How to Apply for: 

Training Event Grant 



  1. Receipt of a satisfactory application including appropriate documentation of SAYRA Club/Organizational memberships;
  2. Receipt of a satisfactory application including appropriate documentation of successful completion. 
  3. Satisfactory documentation of actual out-of-pocket expenses.
  4. Requests for reimbursement should be submitted within 30 days of an event in order to be considered.

What is Covered and their Limits:

  1. Expenses incurred from hosting an organized training session.
    • Member and Associate Member Clubs of SAYRA who host training events supervised by the SAYRA Training Committee may apply for reimbursement of actual out-of-pocket net expenses under this section.
    • The maximum reimbursement will be $5000 in a calendar year.  This reimbursement is meant to be supplemental only to help offset any possible financial loss.
    • SAYRA members should get a reduced cost to participate in these clinics.
  2. The Course Fees for: US Sailing Level Instructor Training; US Sailing Motorboat Handling Training; and Safety, Rescue, and Support Training.
    • Participants in US Sailing training courses qualify for reimbursement of up to $200 of the early registration course fee 
    • Participants must satisfactory complete the course
    • Reimbursement will not be granted if the fee was paid or is payable by the Member Organization.
  3. Attendance at the National Sailing Program Symposium (NSPS) or Sailing Leadership Forum (SLF)
    • Funding up to $500 per person may be provided. 
    • Must be representing a SAYRA Member organization.
    • There will be a maximum of $1500 total for the event.  

Questions contact the Grants Committee: 


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