Sector: Society and Culture
Country location: Australia, Japan
Grantee: Baseball Victoria Incorporated
Baseball Victoria (BV) is providing aspiring young Australian female baseball players with increased opportunities to develop within the sport by undertaking a cultural exchange with their Japanese counterparts.
The program which aligns with Baseball Victoria's current charter structure aims to provide equal playing opportunities for young female players.
The program will help foster positive working relationships between Australian and Japanese baseball organisations, exposing participants to each country's unique heritage, culture, language and baseball programs.
- Baseball Youth Girls Charter Competition, 15 October 2016 to 21 January 2017
- Baseball Youth Girls Charter Tournament, 31 March 2017 to 02 April 2017
- Victorian Youth Girls All-Star team Japan Tour, 08 July 2017 to 22 July 2017
- Hokkaido Friendship tournament, Sapporo, 15 July 2017 to 17 July 2017
Social media: Website - http://baseballvictoria.com.au/ Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/BaseballVictoria/?fref=ts Twitter - @BaseballVic Instagram - @baseballvictoria
Australia-Japan Foundation grant offer: $20,000.00
Total project value: $22,000.00