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Purple and Proud Grant

Grants to USA High Schools to Promote
Substance-Free Graduation and Prom Activities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Herren Project

Deadline Date:

03/29/19 3:00 PM EST


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Grants totaling $3,500 to USA high schools and prep schools to develop graduation, prom, and after-prom celebrations that promote safe, substance-free activities. Funding is also intended to support activities that encourage healthy decision making among students.

Applicants must submit an overview of their event and explain how the theme of the event will be promoted. All applications must include a budget detailing how the grant money will be allocated to enhance their current plans or to introduce a new idea to their school/community.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 185379

Estimated Total Program Funding:


Number of Grants:

The Herren Project is pleased to recognize three schools.

Estimated Size of Grant:

The winning school will be awarded $2,000. The second place winner will be awarded $1,000 and the third place winner will be awarded $500.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Herren Project Purple & Proud grant is open to any high school and/or prep school across the United States. To be eligible, schools must host an after prom or graduation party promoting substance-free activities and healthy decision making.

Pre-Application Information:

All applications must be submitted by 3pm EST on March 29, 2019 and recipients of the award will be notified on April 8th, 2019.

Looking to make your application stand out? Submit a photo of your committee, a video or an image collage. The sky is the limit – be creative!

The school name and photo will be featured on Herren Project’s website.

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Contact Information:

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

Apply Online:

Herren Project
PO Box 131
Portsmouth, RI 02871
P: (401) 243-8590
F: (401) 429-6158

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming