The Facebook Community Action Grants program supports projects that address critical community needs by putting the power of technology to use for community benefit, connecting people online or off, or improving local science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education.
Facebook’s Community Action Grants are available to projects which provide positive impact to Utah County that address critical community needs by doing one or more of the following:
-Address critical community needs by putting the power of technology to use for community benefit;
-Connect people online or off;
-Improve local Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education.
Applications accepted Sept. 14 - Oct. 16, 2020
Who can apply?
- Teachers and schools in the Alpine District.
- Facebook Community Action Grants are intended for registered 501c3 organizations.
- For-profit companies are NOT eligible to receive funds through this program.
- Impact should be seen in Utah County, but the organization does not have to physically located in Utah County to provide that impact.
- The funds allocated are intended to be used during the Grant Cycle in which they’re awarded (2021).
- The project must have demonstrable metrics that can be publicly reported.
The following types of organizations or requests are NOT eligible for Facebook Community Action Grants (please see governing Terms for additional restrictions):
- Organizations whose mission or activities include advocating on behalf of any religion.
- Organizations that make hiring choices based on race, gender, faith, national origin, sexual orientation or disability.
- Organizations that promote or support specific political ideologies, doctrines, candidates or issues.
- For-profit companies.
- 501c4 organizations.
- Proposals for endowments, memorials, budget deficits and/or the like.