Covid-19 vaccine mini grants
A total of ten mini-grants, ranging from $500 to $2,500 will be awarded in a selection process by Garfield County Public Health. Mini-grants will be awarded to projects that conduct activities or events that encourage youth, ages 12 to 17, and their caregivers to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. The mini-grant program is being offered based on grant funding from the Caring for Colorado Foundation.
The COVID-19 vaccination mini-grant program is open to applicants serving youth ages 12 to 17 and their families. Middle or high schools, youth-serving non-profit agencies, religious organizations, festival or event coordinators, or other community groups of youth are welcome to apply.
The application process opens on September 20 and closes on October 11. Applications are above and should be submitted electronically. Grantees will be notified on Monday, October 18 and all projects must be completed by December 13, 2021.
Garfield County Public Health is committed to ensuring equitable access for children and youth to receive COVID-19 vaccines. Equity in information and vaccine access is a cornerstone for reduced transmission of the COVID-19 virus.
Send an email to Public Health with questions. Please include “COVID Vaccine Mini-Grant Application” in the subject line.