The VIS Individual Athlete Scholarships are offered annually to athletes from sports which do not have a VIS Tier 1 program. The program features a range of Australia’s leading high performance athletes across numerous Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth sports.
The athletes, who are all achieving excellent results in senior national and international competition, are able to access the full range of comprehensive performance services as well as utilising the outstanding training and recovery facilities at the VIS headquarters at Lakeside Stadium.
THE PINNACLE: Issue 1, OCT 1990March 11th, 2021
Montag ready to tackle issues for women and girls in sport as IOC Young LeaderFebruary 5th, 2021
After being selected for Tokyo 2020, Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holder Jemima Montag can now also add IOC Young Leader to her resume after being chosen from a pool of 3,000 applicants for the prestigious program.
Walk n' Talk with Al VineySeptember 9th, 2020
Victorian Institute of Sport Performance Lifestyle team caught up with para rower Al Viney, to check in and see how she has been prioritising her own wellbeing and mental health.
Remembering the 1992 Olympics through Hockey legend Jay StacyJuly 31st, 2020
Our final chapter of the 1992 Barcelona Olympics will be a reflection with Hockey legend Jay Stacy, one of the best players Australia has ever produced.
VIS SPORT: UPDATES ON THE EVENTS CANCELLED/POSTPONEDMarch 16th, 2020
The sporting calendar has been heavily impacted by the global coronavirus outbreak.
Basil appointed Athletics Performance AdvisorSeptember 3rd, 2019
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Adam Basil to the role of VIS Athletics Performance Advisor.
Success in Basketball and LifeOctober 15th, 2018
Born and raised in Denmark, the other side of the world was the last place Victorian Institute of Sport’s Marketing and Community Projects Coordinator, Camilla Blands thought she would end up.
Corporate GamesNovember 26th, 2017
Congratulations to all the VIS staff who took part in the Corporate Games as part of the Mixed Soccer 6’s competition over the weekend.
Valiant Aussies downed by hostsAugust 13th, 2016
The Australian women's soccer team has lost its quarter-final to Brazil at the Rio Olympics after a tense penalty shoot-out.
Soccer duo Brazil-boundJuly 4th, 2016
VIS athletes Lisa de Vanna and Stephanie Catley are heading to Brazil after the final women’s football squad was announced today.