Future Best is designed to assist athletes who are involved in an intense level of training and competition with the personal goals and realistic potential to become a National Senior Team member, yet have not reached carded status or been named to a National Senior Team.

The Future Best program is supported by the Sask Lotteries Trust Fund. The deadline to apply is Dec. 1 annually.

Application procedure

  • Provincial Sport Organizations are responsible for nominating athletes who meet the criteria through. The application can be made via the online funding portal below.
  • Athletes must fill out the online application and the Provincial Sport Organization must provide approval by the Dec. 1st deadline.
  • The Future Best and Awards Committee will review applications and Sask Sport will notify the athlete and Provincial Sport Organization of the results.

Application deadline

Athletes must complete their application and submit all required documentation within two months of the start of the carding cycle for their sport
(i.e. March 1 for carding cycles starting on Jan. 1st)

Mail completed applications to:
Saskatchewan Program for Athletic Excellence
Attention: Michelle Dezell
510 Cynthia Street
Saskatoon, SK
S7L 7K7


Rob Kennedy
Manager Provincial Sport Development