Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Check It Out: New Grant Opportunity!


Grant Name:  Sodexo Youth Grants

Funded by:  Youth Service America and the Sodexo Foundation

Description: Youth Service America and the Sodexo Foundation have announced they will award a hundred Sodexo Youth Grants of $500 each to youth-led service projects in the United States that address the issue of childhood hunger on Global Youth Service Day (April 20-22, 2012). The grant program seeks to fund service projects that engage students' peers, friends, families, neighbors, Sodexo employees, and other community members in creative youth-inspired solutions to ending childhood hunger in their communities. Applicants must between the ages of 5 and 25.   

Program Areas:  Family Services, Health/PE, Homeless

Recipients:  Public School, Private School, Other

Proposal Deadline:  1/17/12

Average Amount:  $500.00


Availability:  All States

1 comment:

Barbara Hill said...

When are the new grants available? I'll need to have some historical data of the first grant mentioned and then there'll be a list of expository essay formats that will allow student to get grants writing a simple essay.