Prince George Promise accepts grant applications for youth projects around the county.
Eligible organizations include Parent Teacher Organizations, Community Clubs, Student Clubs, Tax Exempt Entities, Non-Profit groups (i.e. Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Fraternal Organizations (i.e. Ruritan Club, The Woman’s Club). In general, state and federal governmental entities are ineligible for funding; one exception is that local governmental entities are eligible for program-specific and special project purposes, excluding overhead and other administrative or operational costs.
Project Requirements should focus on youth, ages 18 and younger, involved in the planning process of the Grant Application. Additionally, the focus of the grant should be goals/objectives derived by youth from funding, in Prince George County.
Grant proposals must fulfill at least one or more of the following Promise Objectives:
Promise # 1 – Mentoring
Promise # 2 - Healthy Start
Promise # 3 - Safe Places
Promise # 4 - Education
Promise # 5 - Volunteering
Application deadlines are February 1, June 1, and October 1.