We enhance peoples’ lives through tennis

Nehemiah Atkinson Humanitarian Grant

A grant emphasizing the high value that PTRF places on giving and service to others that is given to an individual who has demonstrated a remarkable commitment to improving the lives of others.

Grant / Scholarships for Under-Resourced Youth

To organizations that have a strong, demonstrable reputation for providing services to under-served youth in under-resourced communities to apply for grant or scholarship support.

Application for Grant

The PTRF proudly supports projects that promote and preserve the legacy, vision, and spirit of PTR Founder, Dennis Van Der Meer. Consideration for funding will be given to educational, life enrichment, mentoring, and tennis programs.

Enhancing Global Goodwill

Special Population / Adaptive Tennis Grants

For the rehabilitative benefits of the game and people that are using tennis for such purposes – this would include but is not limited to Special Olympics, Wheelchair Tennis, Stroke Rehabilitation, etc.

Develop Coaches / Coaches Continuing Education

For coaching workshops including and not limited to the certification of more multi-cultural and women coaches, as well as supporting the continuing higher education of PTR coaches.

Grants to Enhance Global Goodwill

To enhance goodwill will include new facility development and or re-development, as well as refurbishment and improvements at existing facilities both in the United States and Internationally with a particular focus on underrepresented and/or devastated areas.