The Young Activist Grant offers financial help to middle and high school students (ages 12 to 18) in Nassau County who want to make a better world. Students are encouraged to apply for the grant to support their efforts to start a new social action project or do fundraising for an existing program. The grant provides seed money to help the recipient with materials or other costs so that their social action project can be achieved.
Download the grant application here.
A panel from the Ethical Humanist Society will determine the best project for consideration.
The application deadline is November 15, with projects to be completed by April 30 of the following year. The annual grant recipient will our guest at the Social Justice Leadership Award Dinner, held every spring, to describe his or her project.
Read more about our award winners and their projects here.