Grant Name: Project Ignition
Funded by: The National Youth Leadership Council and State Farm
Description: Project Ignition, a student-led teen driver safety program funded by State Farm and coordinated by the National Youth Leadership Council, has announced the availability of grants for public high schools to help students address teen driver safety through service-learning. The project, now in its ninth year, offers grants to students and their advisors interested in creating awareness campaigns focused on teen driver safety while using service-learning — a teaching method that combines meaningful community service with classroom instruction. Youth-led teams host events, form community-wide partnerships, work on local and state policy, produce public service announcements, and more.
Program Areas: At-Risk/Character, General Education, Miscellaneous, Safe/Drug Free Schools, Transportation, All Other
Recipients: Public School
Proposal Deadline: 11/15/2012
Average Amount: $2,000.00
Availability: All States