Uttarakhand Sports Department

Department NameUttarakhand Sports Department

To promote sports in Uttarakhand and to encourage the sports persons of Uttarakhand, Uttarakhand Govt. establish a different department for sports on 13 August 2013.  The department of sports of Uttarakhand is planning to construct a stadium and a multipurpose sports hall in every district.

Sports department is also working in betterment and expansion of sports facilities by upgrading them. Currently 11 stadiums in 11 districts of Uttarakhand are under construction.

Objectives of Sports Department of Uttarakhand:

 Other services which are provided by Sports Department of Uttarakhand:

Below is the Details of financial support: 

S.NoTournamentsPresent financial support (In Rs)Revised financial support (In Rs)
1-Players who participated in Olympic10007500
2-Players who participated in Asian, Commonwealth and other similar International events10006500
3-Players have who participated in International level tournaments.10005000
4-Players who played at National level5003000
5-State level sports personnel5002000

Note: This financial support is applicable only if the sport personnel is facing livelihood problem because of his financial conditions and if his income is lesser than 20,000 per month.

How to apply for Sports Hostel

Every year in the month of May trial for sports hostel is being organized in district sports offices. The trials are organized for the  sports like football, athletics and boxing. You can easily get the form for applying facility of sports hostel in sports offices of similar districts. The price of form is Rs. 5/-. After filling the form you have to submit it on trial date where body test and skills test are taken by the selection committee.

Posted by: eUttaranchal/ Brijmohan Bisht
Uttarakhand Sports Department Photo
Uttarakhand Sports Department