Champions Development Scheme
Who are competing at National / International level. Champions Development Scheme is implemented by the Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu. Under this scheme, sportspersons below the age of 20 years who win gold medal in the National Championships are inducted. The Champions Development Scheme provides grants in aid to gifted and talented sportspersons of Tamil Nadu,The Champions inducted are given free access passes to the modern stadia in Chennai and also in districts where they wish to practice. Further, they are given financial assistance for a maximum of Rs.2.00 lakh per year for purchase of food supplements, sports kits and equipment. The champions are also eligible to get airfare for participating in International Competitions as well as for undergoing training abroad.The expenses are incurred from the accrued Interest of corpus fund of the Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu. At present, there are 110 champions inducted into the scheme in various sports disciplines.
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