Applications are invited for admissions into the sports schools and hostels run by the Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu (SDAT) for standards VII, VIII, IX and XI in select districts.

The SDAT is running hostels for boys in Tiruchi, Madurai, Tirunelveli, Chennai, Krishnagiri, Neyveli, Namakkal, Coimbatore, Thanjavur and Cuddalore. For girls, the hostels are being run at Erode, Tiruvannamalai, Namakkal, Dindigul, Nagercoil, and Chennai. Application forms could be obtained from the office of the District Sports Officer at the District Sports Stadium, here, by paying Rs. 10. The last date for submitting filled-in application is April 25. For details, call 99403 41487, says a release issued by the District Sports Officer.