APPLY FOR A GRANT
Do You Have a Purpose-Driven Project Ready to Launch into Motion?
PURPOSE EARTH is a global initiative supporting a grant and mentorship program with real-world solutions to our environmental and social challenges, and we want to hear from you! We’re looking for purpose-driven projects that are finding creative solutions to our global challenges.
Do You Have A Project That Will Positively Impact Your Community Or The Environment?
PURPOSE EARTH grant funding ranges from $2,000 to $10,000 per recipient. If awarded, you’ll receive funding and mentorship support to help launch your project into motion.
PURPOSE EARTH Grant Award Criteria:
Before you get started on the PURPOSE EARTH grant application, we suggest you set aside enough time to be able to be as detailed and specific in your answers as possible. You will NOT be able to save your progress or return to the application. We suggest copying and pasting your answers to a Word Doc should you need to begin the application again.
After completing the application, you will also be asked to upload your letter of reference(s). Please refer to our grant application web page for instructions on how to upload your video submission.
Grant recipients are chosen based on the project’s:
Alignment with PURPOSE EARTH’s mission to create a world that works for everyone
Ability to address solutions within the areas of community activation (any project that creates a positive community network while working toward transformative action) and/or environmentalism (projects that work to alleviate environmental degradation, restore natural resources)
Predicted community impact
Sustainability of the project outside of the grant funding, meaning an ability to continue to operate once the initial grant funds are used
Outline of the design, development, and implementation process
Clear timeline for completion and/or initiation
Goals and milestones used to track project progress and report impact
Individual or team experience and expertise
Proposed value and cost for implementation
Vision and impact as creatively expressed within a 2-minute or less video highlighting how a PURPOSE EARTH grant would help your project efforts
You must also provide at least one reference letter from an individual you’ve had a professional connection, or an organization, endorsing the program/project.
Submitting Your Application and Video:
Complete the PURPOSE EARTH grant application and upload your reference letter(s) through the online form linked below.
Submit your 2-minute or less video file by completing the form below and upload your file.
If you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact Sarvin at:
Deadline to apply for a PURPOSE EARTH Grant is December 7th, 2020.
Applications received after December 7th will be reviewed on a rolling basis with the next group of recipients announced in mid-2021.
PURPOSE EARTH, launched in 2020, is a purposeful partnership between UNITY EARTH and GLOBAL PURPOSE MOVEMENT created to inspire real-world impact driven by a sense of purpose. At the heart of PURPOSE EARTH is a grant and mentorship program focused on empowering individuals and non profit organizations doing important work in areas of community activation and environmentalism.