QUEST for GOLD Athlete Assistance Program 

2017-2018 QfG

2017-18 Quest for Gold Applications Now Open!

Notice: Athletics Ontario is pleased to announce that we will now be accepting Quest for Gold Applications for the upcoming season.  Applications will be accepted until February 2nd at 11:59 ET and must be submitted to  We thank all athletes, coaches and parents for their patience.

Please note, any applications submitted before January 15th, 2018 MUST be resubmitted using final posted criteria.


Athletics Ontario Quest for Gold Committee

2017-18 Athletics Ontario Quest for Gold – Final Criteria

Exemption Request Form


2016-2017 QfG

Announcement of 2016-2017 Draft Quest for Gold Recipients

Applications for the 2016-2017 Quest for Gold Program are now closed.

Participation at the Athletics Ontario Indoor Championships

As per the Quest for Gold criteria, Athletes who are not in NCAA programs or Ontario-based Universities/ Colleges are required (as of January 2017) to compete in Athletics Ontario Indoor Championships. Request for exemptions will be considered on an individual basis and must be submitted at least five working days prior to the competition using the Exemption Form (e-mailed to

For the AO Youth Senior Championships taking place February 11-12, all exemptions requests are due by 11:59 pm Monday February 6.  For the AO Bantam Midget Junior Championships taking place March 4-5, all exemption requests are due by 11:59 pm Monday, February 27.

Exemption Form

Questions can be submitted to:

2015-2016 QfG

Mailing Address:
Quest for Gold Program
3701 Danforth Ave, Variety Village
Scarborough, Ontario, M1N 2G2
Office phone: 647 352 7214