Summer of Service Grants

Grant

  • Type: Corporate
  • Source: Youth Service America and Disney
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Award

  • Award Min: $2,000.00
  • Award Max: $5,000.00
  • Quantity: Between 0 and 26

Timing

  • Deadline: Jun 04, 2017

Eligibility:
Eligible organizations include non-profit organizations, K-12 schools, and colleges/universities that are hosting summer activities for youth ages 5-18.
Organizations must be based in the United States, and funds must be used in the United States.
Service activities should take place between June 21, 2017 and September 15, 2017.
Applications must be received by 5pm EST on Sunday, June 4, 2017, to be considered.
YSA cannot send grant funds to an individual.
Youth development organizations (like Boys and Girls Clubs, Girl Scouts, Camp Fire, etc.) are encouraged to apply. Regional councils are also encouraged to apply, and may use grant funds for one large project, or award mini-grants to local groups.

Purpose:
Is your organization hosting summer programming for youth ages 5-18? Want to activate kids to create healthier, greener, stronger communities?

This grant is part of the Disney Summer of Service campaign to activate more than 50,000 kids to act as stewards of change in their community and create a brighter tomorrow. When kids apply their passions (art, music, soccer, science, etc.) to strengthen communities, magic happens!

Successful applicants will:
Integrate things youth love to do into project planning, to inspire a lifetime dedication to service.
Engage at least 500 youth in summer service activities.
Demonstrate a capacity to promote youth impacts throughout their networks and to the broader community.

Additional Info:
The best application will receive a $5,000 grant!