Grants & Applications


The Arizona Sports and Tourism Authority (AZSTA) will begin the FY2022 biennial grant cycle in the Spring of 2021.

Since 2000, the Arizona Sports & Tourism Authority (AZSTA) has awarded approximately 500 grants at an estimated $24.4 million to organizations that promote youth and amateur sports in Maricopa County.

The Youth & Amateur Sports (YAS) grants goal is to identify, solicit, develop, and allocate funding for YAS projects within Maricopa County, which will service a wide variety of sporting and physical activity experiences.

For more information about the biennial grants, please review the Guidelines/Start Here and Frequently Asked Questions. You may also contact Heather Harris.