Grants

  • OUR 2017 GRANT APPLICATIONS ARE IN

    WHO WILL YOU BE VOTING FOR

    ON MAY 7, AT THE GROWING UP HEALTHY EXPO

    COMMUNITY GRANT

    • WHO IS ELIGIBLE? Organizations, groups, school councils, not-for-profits, neighbourhood associations, etc. in the process of developing or currently running a program that supports/promotes the health and wellness of local children.

     

    • CHANCE TO WIN: A a one-time $500 grant to support the products, program, service plus a business mentor to help you develop a more sustainable idea.

    INNOVATION GRANT

    • WHO IS ELIGIBLE:  Businesses who are in the process of developing or currently has a program that supports/promotes the health and wellness of local children. 

     

    • CHANCE TO WIN: A one-time $500 grant to support the products, program, service plus a business mentor to help you develop a more sustainable idea.

    The owner, Stephanie, decided to try her own 1 minute video to show how easy it is for you to do the same. She used her cellphone to tape this recording.

    APPLY BEFORE APRIL 30, 2017

    Remember the sooner you submit your video and application the more time we have to share your story.

    In order to WIN you must receive the most votes during the Growing Up Healthy Expo on May 7, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, 401 New Dundee Road, KITCHENER

    Steps to Apply:

    1. Create a 1 minute video pitch about how your program or pitch will benefit local children

    We will upload this to our website for everyone to see.

    2. Download the Media Release form and complete.

    3. Complete the online grant application

    You will know if you have been accepted within 5 business days.  (Click Here for an example)

    4. Send your video and media release information to Lauren@growinguphealthy.ca.

    4. SHARE your video with your friends, family, co-workers and anyone else who you want to vote for you at the Growing Up Healthy tradeshow on May 7, 401 New Dundee Rd, Kitchener.

    5. Attendees will be able to vote on location for your grant. The winners are the businesses/groups that receive the most votes.

    HUGE DISCOUNT: All grant applicants can purchase an exhibit space for $50! APPLY NOW by going to the Growing Up Healthy Exhibitor Information Page and selecting apply to be an exhibitor

    Apply for our Pitch Competition:

    1. Create a 1 minute video pitch about your product or service.

    2. Complete the online grant application

    3. Send your video and media release information to Lauren@growinguphealthy.ca.

    CHANCE TO WIN OVER $6,750 WORTH OF SERVICES.

    The winner will

    • Be partnered with a mentor with specialization in their field.
    • Receive a 5 x 10 booth at three local health focused tradeshows over the next year.
    • Receive a review of their product and business, online advertising, and tickets to local business focused events
    • Receive advertising space in a local health focused magazine
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