Summer of Creativity Grants available for Local Kids

Be Inspired to Create the World You Imagine!

ABC30, ABC and Disney, in partnership with YSA (Youth Service America), are calling on young change-makers to apply for a Summer of Creativity Grant to help make their community greener, safer, smarter, healthier, cleaner, or fairer. Winners receive a $500 grant to help make a lasting, positive change in the world!

Who are we looking for? Young people who are creating lasting, positive change through volunteer and community service projects. We're especially interested in new, youth-led projects that highlight the creativity and commitment of young people working to meet the needs of others. If you are a young person involved in volunteering, we want to help you continue your story of service!

The goal? To recognize young change-makers and support them on their mission to help others. Apply by August 10, 2015 at ABC.com/BeInspired or YSA.org/BeInspired.

Eligibility:
    -Grant applicants must be between the ages of 5 - 18 and live in the United States.
    -Legally, if you are younger than 13, you must have someone older than 13 prepare and submit the application for you.
    -Applications must be received by midnight on August 10,2015,to be considered.
    -All applicants are required to have a sponsoring organization or school. Grant checks are sent to the sponsoring organization or school. The sponsoring organization or school will accept the grant funds for the applicant and work with them to utilize the funds. YSA cannot send grant funds to an individual.