Julie Beren Platt Teen Innovation Grants
These awards offer prizes up to $1,500 to empower teens to explore something they are passionate about, and turn their ideas into reality. With these awards, we support and encourage teens to take risks, be creative and experiment.
In order to be eligible, applications must be submitted by December 21, 2018.
September 18 2018 12:00 am - December 21 2018 03:00 pm
The Julie Beren Platt Teen Innovation Grants offers up to $1,500 to empower you to play an active role in turning your ideas into a reality. As a Jewish community, we value how an individual’s passions, talents, and creativity can help shape their community. With these Awards, we support and encourage you to take risks, be creative, and experiment. In addition to the prize money, you will receive mentoring from a professional in the community, a connection to other Jewish teens, and an amazing opportunity to bring your concepts to fruition.
Examples of previous award winning projects include:
- Teen-centric theater company
- Recording and playing original Shabbat music
- Hosting a female empowerment workshop
- Art galleries raising awareness for homelessness in Los Angeles
If you are selected as an award recipient, you will be expected to use your award money between February 2019 – June 2019. In addition to the award money, you will receive mentoring from a professional adult in the community, a connection to other Jewish teens, and an amazing opportunity to bring your ideas to fruition.
6505 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048