American Express and dosomething.org have teamed up to provide youth with seed money to get some great ideas off the ground.
What is a Do Something Grant?
Did you recently create a sustainable community action project, program or organization or have a great idea for helping your community? Do you need $500 to further the growth and success of your program or turn your idea into reality? If you answered, “YES!”, you are eligible to apply for a Do Something Grant.
How much?: $500
How many are you giving out?: One a week!
Deadline: None! Apply now! You will be notified withen 2-3 months after submission if you won.
Steps to Apply:
1. Create a Project Posting for your existing project.
2. Check out our Judging Criteria for help with your application
3. Fill out an Online Application
4. Check out the FAQ if you have more questions
A budget detailing how the $500 will be used
A recommendation from a non-family member
Optional (but recommended)
Photos and video of your project
Your project’s website