GRANT OPPORTUNITY | IDENTIFY 'N' IMPACT
The 2019 INI funding program provides up to $10,000 in grants, for youth to lead and deliver projects up to one year in length that promote youth empowerment and broader community safety in the City of Toronto.
Calling all youth-led project leaders!
Do you have a passion for improving your community? Are you a youth group with a great idea that needs funding? Are members of your youth group 15 to 29 years old? If yes, the City of Toronto invites you to consider applying for a 2019 Identify ‘N’ Impact (INI) Grant. Up to $10,000 available in funding.
The Identify 'N' Impact (INI) Investment Funding Program Grant is now open for applications.
This year is a two (2) step process for applying. First (1), complete the online Eligibility & Project Idea Form by going to the link below. If your group is eligible you will be invited to the second step (2), the full application in August. Only eligible groups will be invited to complete the full application; including completion of a workplan and budget. Approved projects can start in January 2020.
We have simplified the application from and made it available for you to complete online, please click here to access the Eligibility Self-Assessment and Project Idea Form (application).
Application deadline: Monday, July 22nd by 12:00 p.m. (noon).
You can access the Guidelines by clicking here.
Who is eligible to apply?
The City's INI program will award grants to groups of three or more youth, ages 15-29 years old, and addressees one of the Toronto Youth Equity Strategy priority areas. A group is eligible to apply for an INI grant if it is youth-led, based in Toronto and is not-for-profit. Please visit the 2019 INI Guidelines by clicking here for more details.
What is INI?
The 2019 INI funding program provides up to $10,000 in grants, for youth to lead and deliver projects up to one year in length that promote youth empowerment and broader community safety in the City of Toronto. For more information on INI and priority areas for consideration please review the 2019 INI Guidelines. Eligible groups will be notified by August to move forward to the full application phase.
How to apply:
Please visit the 2019 INI online Eligibility Self-Assessment and Project Idea Form (application) by clicking here. Or to review the Form in advance click here.
Should you have any questions about INI, please contact:
General Email CGIS@Toronto.ca
Okeima Lawrence Okeima.Lawrence@Toronto.ca
Veronica Salvatierra Veronica.Salvatierra@Toronto.ca