What?

Do you know creative and talented teens and young adults? Apply NOW for a Youth Problem Gambling Awareness & The Arts Grant. Three grants ranging from $500-$5,000 will be awarded to energetic youth groups.

- Create a dynamic youth or college problem gambling awareness presentation or program using the arts as the vehicle for your message.

- Produce a short film, digital story, draw or paint a mural or poster, sing, dance, or perform.

- Use any art form showcasing your students' talents. Create a poster and presentation for a regional, state, or national conference.

- Winning projects will submit exciting proposals for creating a teen-to-teen or young adult-to-young adult message about problem gambling.

Why?

To spread youth and young adult awareness that gambling is potentially addictive and problem gambling is devastating to youth and adult development. We're not against gambling, we're for awareness and responsible gaming. Our goal is to help youth/young adults make healthy choices for the future.

Who?

Public and private classes, clubs, groups, etc. Middle school through young adult (Grades 7-12) and young adult college, university, vocational or tech students, groups, or clubs!

Where?

Right in your own community! You can use the funding to purchase equipment or supplies, hire a guest artist to assist you on your project, or present your project at a conference-it's up to you.

When?

Applications must be received at the ECPG office in Olympia by 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 20, 2013. Applications now available.

See our 2013 Grant Application

Previously Funded Projects. Click here for more information.