Updated: Apr 3, 2020
Taking it Global #RisingYouth. Do you have a simple idea to improve your community? It could be anything from teaching real life skills like a chilli and bannock cook off to a mural concept or promoting environmental stewardship, there are many things you can do that would help bring youth together and support your community. Check out the link, it has some ideas that other youth have already done.We look forward to hearing from you about it! You can fill out an application online or go into the BYTE or Shākāt office located at 404 Ogilvie Street and ask to speak to Abbey, Jacob Carr, Carissa Waugh or Jamie Lee.
Anyone between the ages of 15-30 can apply for a grant to support their community.The $250.00 grant has no restrictions, the $750.00 grant you will need 3 or more youth as a team to fulfill your idea and the $1500.00 grant you will need 5 youth and a mentor or just an adult community member to report to. You will need to save all receipts and submit a report about the impact of your project within 30 days of completing your project.The full list of requirements is on the application. https://risingyouth.ca/storieshttps://www.risingyouth.ca/BYTE - Empowering Youth Youth Of Today Society - Celebrating Media Arts Program Shakat Journal