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.
VIS tele-health servicing for Sports Medicine and PhysiotherapyApril 1st, 2020
The Victorian Institute of Sport remains committed to servicing our athletes and have started to implement remote service delivery and support.
A decade of achievement for the VISJanuary 1st, 2020
As we set our sights to 2020 and a new decade, the Victorian Institute of Sport reflects on the magic moments, history makers and highlights from Victoria’s best athletes across the previous ten years.
Melissa Tapper wins gold and silverAugust 5th, 2019
Victorian Institute of Sport’s, Melissa Tapper, competed at the International Table Tennis Federation’s Japan Para-Open, finishing with 1 gold and 1 silver.
Community Wrap UpJune 24th, 2019
The VIS Tours have been extremely popular this last week with 7 different groups coming through over 5 days!
Smack Down Table Tennis EventJune 24th, 2019
Get down to LOOPS to see the VIS's own Melissa Tapper and other fellow Aussies at the Table Tennis Smack Down event!
National Careers Week (NCW) 2019May 8th, 2019
The VIS Performance Lifestyle (PL) Team will be celebrating all things careers during the upcoming National Careers Week (NCW) 2019.
Tapper secures Tokyo quotaMay 6th, 2019
Victorian Institute of Sport’s Melissa Tapper secured Australia a spot in the Para-table tennis team for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics when she won gold at the Arafura Games last weekend.
A record sixth for TapperFebruary 11th, 2019
Victorian Institute of Sport’s Melissa Tapper has been named Australian Para Athlete of the Year and awarded the Arthur Wilks Trophy for a record sixth time.
SCOTTY JAMES WINS HIGHEST VIS HONOURNovember 29th, 2018
Scotty James carves his name into VIS history as the first snowboarder to win the Award of Excellence
Event Preview | Award of Excellence 2018November 26th, 2018
The awards to be presented include the coveted Award of Excellence, as well as the Para Athlete Award, 2XU Rising Star Award, the Sarah Tait Spirit Award, the William Angliss Personal Excellence Award and the very special Frank Pyke Achievement Award.
1st 2019 ITTF Oceania-Para Championships (Tokyo 2020 Qualification), Darwin NT
3rd 2018 ITTF Para World Championships, Slovenia
Table Tennis Victoria
Table Tennis Australia