Youth Development and Culture Grant Program

Through RurAL CAP, the Division of Juvenile Justice, DHSS, is awarding grants up to$6,000 – $8,000 to develop and implement projects that empower youth to make positive life choices.  These are reimbursable grants only.


  • Youth leadership training
  • Subsistence/culture camps
  • Learning opportunities between Elders and youth
  • Travel for youth
  • Education, training or cultural event participation!

Proposals are due:
Friday, October 30, 2020 at 5:00pm

Proposals will be reviewed:

November 2-6, 2020

Awards will be announced:

Monday, November 16, 2020

Download the application

Submit applications to Amy Modig at

For more information, visit The Resource Basket website or contact Amy Modig at 1 (800) 478-7227, ext. 7355

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