|Finding Funding: A Guide to Federal Sources for Youth Programs
|Dionne Dobbins-Harper and Soumya Bhat|
|This guide is broken into five sections. The first section is an overview of the funding landscape of public and private investments in youth programming and the key challenges for community leaders and policymakers. The second section describes the structure and requirement of various federal funding mechanisms to fund programs. The third section discusses the criteria the Finance Project used to guide its research on federal funding sources and analyzes the broad domains used in the framework. The fourth section gives strategies for maximizing federal funds and building partnerships. Youth programs that have used creative funding strategies are highlighted. The fifth section contains a catalog of 103 funding sources that support youth programming.
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