The Share the Platform Grant provides funding to transgender, gender non-conforming, non-binary, and intersex athletes who need assistance in paying for costs related to participation in strength sports. Participation in sports is a human right. Participation in any strength sport should not be contingent on an individual’s gender identity, gender expression, or socioeconomic status.

What will the grant cover?

The grant is intended to cover costs associated with participation in strength sports, including gym membership (monthly), required lifting equipment (shoes, belts, singlets, wrist wraps, and knee sleeves), federation membership dues, competition/meet dues.

What is the timeline for applying?

Applications Closes: June 25, 2021
Video Interviews for Finalists: July 2021

Grant Announcement: August 2021

Please contact Grant Director Breanna Diaz ( with any questions.