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How To Apply
We will award one CREATE ACTION grant per month from June 2021 through March 2022. Your application will be in the running through the end of the program.
To complete your application, you’ll need:
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Your Organization's Information
You must be the duly, authorized representative of your organization to apply. The name, address and contact information for your organization, and links to your website and any social media channels.
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Verification Documents
Verification that the Organization is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization as defined by the IRS by Entrant uploading the Organization’s W-9 and IRS determination letter.
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Organization Mission Statement
The Organization’s official mission statement.
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Communities The Organization Serves
List the communities, groups, or individuals that the Organization primarily serves.
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Action Plan Description
A description of the Organization’s plan of action to address or contribute to social justice causes over the next twelve months. Social justice can mean service to underserved and under-represented communities associated with STEAM, academic enrichment, workforce development, community and/or civic engagement.
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Funding Need Description
A description (up to 3,000 characters) of the Organization’s current financial needs that the Grant funds will address and how the Grant funds will be applied to the Action Plan.
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Sony Electronics Equipment Need Description
A description (up to 3,000 characters) of the Organization’s current audio visual needs that would support or assist with completion of the Action Plan.
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Experience (Optional)
Provide proof and/or examples (such as URLs to local news coverage, newspaper coverage, press releases, videos, etc.) of past programming where the Organization performed in furtherance of their social justice mission and netted results.
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Through direct funding, marketing support, and creative storytelling, CREATE ACTION will contribute to the missions of local organizations and the communities they serve. Be sure to read the FAQ and the full Grant Program Official Rules as they contain important information regarding the process of completing a successful application.