Grant Program



Current Grant Programs  |  Grant Recipients

USA Ultimate assists hundreds of players in getting involved with Ultimate each year. The New Start Program provides resources and materials to assist with the start-up of new ultimate programs, teams and leagues. Applicants may only take advantage of the New Start Program once per program.  Applicants must reside in the United States. Because of the great demand for resources, not all requests can be filled.

Administrators have the option of selecting from the following kits:

  • Learn to Play Kit
  • Team Kit
  • Custom kit based on needs


For more details about the kits or to purchase a kit, please visit our merchandise program page.

 apply grant kit


Program Details

  • USA Ultimate Affiliates, new women's and youth teams receive first priority.

  • Accepted applicants will receive complimentary equipment; must pay $17 shipping fee upon approval to receive kit

  • Applicants may request 1 kit.

  • Applications are accepted year-round but reviewed quarterly (Mar/Jun/Sept/Dec). Applicants are notified immediately following the review period. 

  • Contact with questions and/or suggestions!