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Project Innovation Grant

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Brief Description: 

The NBCUniversal Foundation is thrilled to be hosting Project Innovation, a grant challenge program that will recognize nonprofit organizations that are tackling everyday problems through innovative solutions.

This year, nearly $2.5M will be awarded nationally, with $225,000 granted among three to eight non-profit organizations in various communities, including Greater Philadelphia. (Click here to see a list of last year's grantees.)

The four funding categories are:

  • Culture of Inclusion - Programs that seek to build pathways for diverse and equitable communities
  • Youth Education - Programs that equip youth with the tools they need to succeed, including STEM/STEAM education
  • Next Generation Storytellers - Programs that empower the next generation of storytellers and utilize media to drive social impact
  • Community Engagement - Programs that enable individuals to engage and volunteer in their communities

If there are nonprofit organizations in your network that may be a good fit for this program, please share the link to application and eligibility criteria in either English or Spanish. The application will be live from January 11 through February 15.

Additionally, there will be an informational webinar to share more about Project Innovation and answer questions on Tuesday, January 22 at 4:00 p.m. Eastern.

 

Instructions: 

Click here for more information.

Deadline: 
Friday, February 15, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.