The Kollam centre of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) invites applications for admissions to the sports disciplines of athletics, boxing, hockey, taekwondo, football, kabadi and volleyball.

For football admissions are open only for male applicants and for volleyball only for female applicants. For volleyball applicants below the age of 14 should have a minimum height of 160 cms and those above should have a height of 165 cms.

The selections for all disciplines will be from the age group 12 to 18.

Apart from scientific training those selected will be provided with free education, accommodation, medical facilities, travelling allowance and insurance coverage.

Application forms could be downloaded from the SAI website. For details, contact phone number 0474-2741649.