Basketball ACT partners with a range of Preferred Participation Providers in the Canberra region to promote and provide opportunities for young people to get involved in the sport of basketball.

Preferred Participation Providers regularly offer clinics, camps and/or on-court opportunities for participants to develop their skills and understanding of the sport.

Basketball ACT currently partners with the following Preferred Participation Providers. You can click on the below to find out further information about upcoming activities and opportunities.

Upcoming Activities

She Hoops – Leadership & Confidence Scholarship

Young female basketballers will develop skills and gain professional development beyond the court through a new scholarship program as part of Basketball Australia’s women and girls’ strategy.

The She Hoops Leadership and Confidence Scholarship will propel 62 recipients, across two intakes in 2023, on to various pathways within the Australian basketball landscape.

Applications are open for girls aged 15 to 18 who have a demonstrated interest in basketball beyond playing, in coaching, officiating or administration.

You can find out further information about She Hoops Leadership & Confidence Scholarship application process, by clicking below:

She Hoops – Leadership & Confidence Scholarship – Application

BBF – Take a Shot…Making a Shot! – World Basketball Day

To celebrate the first World Basketball Day on 21 December 2023, the Bruton Basketball Foundation (BBF) is calling on you to Take a Shot…Making a Shot!

Grab a group of friends, teammates or family and come together and record yourselves making a shot! With prizes up for grabs, it’s time to get creative. Judges will be looking for :

  • Best Teamwork;
  • Most Creative;
  • Most Skilled;
  • Most Funny.

Once you have made your video you will need to go to the website; register, upload your video and make a donation to BBF. BBF will tag you so that you can share and help the Take A Shot…Making a Shot! Campaign go viral!

For further details about BBF’s Take a Shot…Making a Shot! campaign for World Basketball Day, including registration details and how to upload your video, click on the below, or head to the BBF website:

BBF – Take a Shot…Making a Shot! Campaign Outline

BBF – Basketball Fundamentals & 2-on-2 Clinic

It’s time to run, stun and have some FUN with Coach Cal and the Bruton Basketball Foundation (BBF) this Xmas at the Basketball Fundamentals & 2-on2 Clinic.

Held at Belconnen Basketball Stadium on Tuesday 19 December, the BBF clinic is open to boys and girls aged 8-18 years.

As always, there will be plenty of fun and prizes to be won – so register TODAY as spaces are limited.

You can find out further details at the BBF website, or register by clicking the button below:

BBF – Basketball Fundamentals & 2-on-2 Clinic – Registration

Basketball ACT endeavours to ensure all information about Preferred Participation Providers upcoming participation opportunities are correct at time of promotion

If you have any questions or queries, or would like further information about any of the activities listed, please contact the relevant Preferred Participation Provider directly.