Step Up Youth Activities Grant Cycle   

The 2020-21 Step Up Youth Activities Grant Cycle is now open. Please find the application materials below.

Deadline for submitting applications will be Friday, April 3, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.  Please direct any questions to Youth Commission staff, Ashley Loftis at (559) 624-8075 or

Deadline for submitting questions to staff is Friday, March 27, 2020. 

Attendance at a grant writing workshop is mandatory. This year, we are offering two opportunities to attend a grant writing workshop. Please send a representative from your organization to this meeting which will cover the application process, deadlines, questions and answers, and other important information. Click here to view a copy of the Power Point presentation from the grant workshops

Monday, February 24, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. 
McDermont X
365 N. Sweetbriar Ave.
Lindsay, CA 93247

Monday, February 24, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. 
Professional Development Center
4031 W Noble Ave. 
Visalia, CA 93292