Elite Athlete Program application

As the census date for Semester 2 has now passed, applications for the La Trobe Elite Athlete Program in 2019 are CURRENTLY CLOSED. Current students who now believe they meet the criteria of the program, and require elite athlete support for the remainder of their study period for 2019, are welcome to still apply, however applications received now are only being reviewed on an Adhoc basis.

Applications for the Elite Athlete Adjustment Factor for future students applying for admission into an undergraduate course via VTAC for 2020 are NOW OPEN and close on November 1, 2019 at 5.00pm. To access this application please click here.

Personal details
Gender *
Date of Birth *
Are you an Australian or New Zealand citizen? *
(eg: S, M, L )
Study Details
(existing La Trobe students ONLY)
Study load *
Sporting details
Are you recognised by your governing body?
(eg: AFLPA, AIS, VIS) or enter N/A
(if applicable)
Please provide contact details (Name, position, phone number) for a sporting referee to support your application.
Statement of Support from your state/national sport governing body to verify your status as an elite athlete.
e.g. high performance manager
Supporting evidence
In order to assist with the assessment of your application, please provide a supporting statement from your sport's national (or state) governing body to endorse your status as an elite athlete. Please refer to the template letter from a sport governing body for your supporting documentation. You may also wish to attach a brief summary of your sporting curriculum vitae, along with any available evidence of team selection information and national or state rankings etc.
NOTE: Max. file size 8MB. File type must be either .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf or .txt
Submitting your application
Please note: when your application is submitted, you will receive a confirmation number. If you do not receive this, please contact eliteathletes@latrobe.edu.au to confirm that your application has been received.
Applicants declaration
Applicant's declaration
Privacy notice

La Trobe University respects the privacy of your personal information. La Trobe Sport is collecting your personal information to register you in the Elite Athlete Program and/or Elite Athlete Bonus Points Scheme, and will only use your information for this purpose. If your personal information is not provided to us then you will be unable to register under this program/scheme. You may have the right to access the personal information we hold about you subject to any exemptions in relevant laws, by contacting us on eliteathletes@latrobe.edu.au.