2020-2024 Elite Athlete and Coach Funding System

USA Weightlifting is proud to dedicate a significant percentage of its revenue to directly supporting the training and competition activities of elite athletes. Below you can download the current funding system and the latest corresponding athlete stipend chart, and information on USA Weightlifting international competition and national team camp funding.

Athlete Stipend Policy (Effective Aug. 1, 2024-Dec. 31, 2024)

2023-2024 Funding System (Effective 4/1/2023)

past previous version, archived 1/31/2022

USA Weightlifting Competition Funding (Effective 6/26/2023)

Applicable for events occurring July 1, 2023 - December 31, 2024