The Grassroots Youth Leadership in Collective Impact Grant

The Grassroots Youth Leadership in Collective Impact Grant supports youth-led groups who want to build strong foundations in Collective Impact. Funding will go towards groups of youth leaders to support training and resources to develop collective impact efforts in their community.


  • You are a group of three or more young people between 16 and 29 years of age that want to research, develop and build a strategy that addresses a complex social issue to bring about positive change for youth in your community
  • Your initiative enriches collaboration among partners to work together towards a common goal
  • Your initiative engages experts/influencers in your community to help you develop your collective impact work
  • You are working and learning together to co-create a plan that impacts youth in your community in a positive way. Your work is intended to have lasting social change
  • Your members can be a combination of charities, nonprofits, businesses and community organizations, champions, and advocates


Grants are $5,000-$25,000. These are one-time grants for 12-18 month projects.

Apply Now: Access the Online Application Portal

Click here to access our online application portal and begin your Grassroots Youth Leadership in Collective Impact Grant application. In your application, please provide information and submit answers to all questions by November 17, 2017.