The Change Machine provides $500 grants to support, celebrate, and showcase unique youth-led initiatives with the power to incite positive change. Change Machine projects are innovative, non-traditional ideas that focus on current issues and challenges faced by youth, and inspire a diverse group of participants to be more active, involved, and civically-engaged.
Who Can Apply?
Young people (ages 18 and younger) from Pittsburgh and the surrounding communities of Southwestern Pennsylvania are eligible to apply for support.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and will be reviewed on the first Fridays of February, May, August, and November. Decisions are typically announced 5-6 weeks after each deadline.
Learn more at sproutfund.org/changemachine