Grants

  • 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 30 second - 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 and send the video and Media Release form to Lauren@growinguphealthy.ca. You will know if you have been accepted within 5 business days.  (Click Here for more info on what to expect when applying)

    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. Attend the tradeshow and watch the votes start coming in.
    Each applicant will receive a box where the votes can be caste. HUGE DISCOUNT: All grant applicants can purchase a exhibit space for $50! APPLY NOW by going to the Growing Up Healthy Exhibitor Information Page

    Apply for our Pitch Competition:

    1. Create a 30 second 1 minute video pitch about your products or service. We will be uploading this on our website for everyone to see.

    2. Download the Media Release form and complete

    3. Complete the online pitch application and send the video and Media Release form to Lauren@growinguphealthy.ca.

    4. We will contact you by June 1 to let you know if you have been accepted as a finalist. All finalists will have the opportunity to pitch their products or service to our panel of guests and all attendees.

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