The Regions Clubs continue to back the NIAS with significant contributions both in cash and in-kind.Their support has included the following;
Clubs NSW (North West) Financial Support Scheme
A number of the regions clubs support the NIAS via the Community development and Expenditure (CDSE) Scheme including Moree Services Club, Armidale City Bowling Club, Gunnedah Services and Bowling Club, Narrabri RSL Club, Wee Waa Bowling Club, Lightning Ridge Bowling Club, Inverell RSM, and West Tamworth League Club. A scholarship scheme is in place to provide full and part Athlete Levy scholarships to athletes whose families cannot financially afford the costs to be in a NIAS talent development program. In 2007 32 full scholarships worth $8883.00 were awarded.
Support from NSW Clubs Main Body
Clubs NSW head office provides a yearly cash sponsorship to assist with operational expenses of the Academy. This contribution along with the regional clubs support now sees the club movement contributing over $50,000 per annum to the NIAS.