Youthprise Announces 2018 Youth Participatory Action Research Grants

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Youthprise is pleased to announce that the request for proposal process for the 2018 Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) Cohort is now open through November 1!

Eligibility & Requirements
Eligible applicants include 501(c)(3) youth focused organizations and community, social justice, and research organizations that have a focus on issues that affect youth. Eligible applicants also include organizations without their own 501(c)(3) but with a 501(c)(3) fiscal sponsor and educational institutions.

Organizations must be located in Minnesota and commit to the following:

  • Assemble a team of young people 15 to 24 years of age to develop and lead research.
  • Assign a facilitator with research, evaluation, or organizing qualifications or experience to provide support to youth.
  • Participate in YPAR orientation and trainings.
  • Participate and share information and data in quarterly meetings of the YPAR network.
  • Present research, data, and findings to the community and the YPAR network.
  • Submit your data and findings to Youthprise.
  • Complete a final report that consists of an interview with Youthprise staff to summarize your process, your findings, your outcomes, and your research journey.

Learn more on Youthprise's website