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Youth Activities Grants

Grants to Alaska Nonprofits for Activities
and Programs that Benefit Local Youth

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City and Borough of Juneau (CBJ) - Youth Activities Board (YAB) - Parks and Recreation Department

Deadline Date:

03/01/21 4:30 PM


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Grants to Alaska nonprofit organizations for activities and programs that benefit local youth in eligible regions. Eligible activities include academic, cultural, artistic, and athletic programs. Funding may be used for travel expenses, equipment, and facility rental. Eligible programs are those that benefit residents of Juneau.

This grant program is designed to encourage local organizations providing or desiring to provide athletic, cultural, artistic or extra-curricular academic activity programs to the youth of Juneau. The Youth Activities Program will only serve Juneau’s youth ages 1 to 19 years of age, unless the program is intended for disabled youth in which case, the program may serve youth no older than 20 years of age.

Facility rental for a special program is an allowable expense under the grant. Funds for equipment and travel will also be considered. Highest priority for travel funding is given for youth travel essential to the program, second highest is for special instructors traveling to Juneau for training.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 179581

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Term of Contract:

Program starting date must occur between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Program must be offered by a public or private non-profit organization.

Special consideration will be given to:
- Agencies that receive no other funding from the CBJ.
- Organizations that provide scholarship funds for youth activity programs out of their own budget (this does not include scholarships provided with CBJ funds).

Special instructors must meet all of the following criteria: not currently on payroll of the agency, the grant funded appointment must be time limited; the instructor must work directly with youth and must have special qualifications for the program. Final determination of qualification will be at the discretion of the YAB.

Please be aware that all programs/activities from the Juneau School District are not eligible to apply for funding through this Youth Activity Grant. Funding will not be awarded for administrative costs, operational costs of facilities, capital costs for facilities, or salaries and benefits for coaches or instructors. Any costs for these non-allowable items will be deducted from your total request and the adjusted amount will be used in determining your final award. Funding will be allowed for a special artist, educator or coach offering a program in Juneau.

Pre-Application Information:

Proposals will be received until 4:30 pm local time, Monday, March 1, 2021.

Requests for interpretation shall be in writing, delivered or faxed to CBJ at least ten days before Youth Activity Grant proposals are due.

Grantees will be notified of the funding amount by June 1, 2021. The grant amount will be paid by the date grantees specify as necessary to begin the program, no earlier than July 15, 2021.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Proposals will be received at:

Juneau Parks and Recreation
Room 218, City Hall
155 South Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
(907) 586-5226
(907) 586-4589 FAX

For information, contact Dave Pusich, staff liaison, at (907) 586-5226 or Administrative Assistant, at (907)586-0424.

Funding or Pin Number:

RFYAG #022-001

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alaska: Juneau

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