Professional Development Grants
of up to $750 may be used to pay for registration fees and some travel costs
associated with attending a conference, training, or workshop that focuses on
nonprofit management or healthy youth development. These grants may not
be used for IYI trainings or conferences, which are already offered at a
Apply by the 10th of the month to receive notice of the award by the 1st of the following month. Up to two people in an organization can receive a grant per fiscal year.
Professional Development Grant guidelines and application 2012-2013:
(Updated in August 2012)
Note: In an effort to spread the benefit of this program to as many deserving recipients as possible, we have instituted the following limits:
No more than two awards per agency per year
The transportation expense may be only mileage OR hotel expense, not both. Registration fees may still be requested in conjunction with either of these expenses.
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IYI cannot accept older versions of the Professional Development Grant application.
(The PDG application for the National Afterschool Association can be found here.)
Professional Development sample scoresheet (for reference only)
Frequently Asked Questions
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