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Pop WarnerPop Warner and its sponsors are proud to provide local Pop Warner Associations with the opportunity to receive equipment and funds through the Pop Warner Equipment & Apparel Grant Program.

These grant programs are offered at the national level and are, by no means, the only sources of grants for Pop Warner Associations. We encourage our leagues, associations and teams to seek partnerships and sponsorships with local businesses and to apply for any eligible grants.

By taking advantage of grant programs at both the national and local levels, your organization can continue to provide Pop Warner scholar-athletes and volunteers with worthwhile programs in addition to combating the rising costs of running a successful Pop Warner organization.

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2014 Pop Warner National Championship Travel Grants:

For the seventh consecutive year, Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc. is pleased to announce it is able to offer National Championship Travel Grants for ELIGIBLE POP WARNER FOOTBALL TEAMS AND CHEER/DANCE SQUADS that have qualified for the Pop Warner Super Bowl or National Cheer and Dance Championships.

You must submit your 2014 Travel Grant application through the online grant form.

These grants are offered for the sole purpose of alleviating travel expenses and should serve as a motivator for other local businesses/sponsors to commit to supporting Pop Warner teams and squads whether through financial contributions or other in-kind resources. Additionally, as emphasized all season, fundraising efforts should remain a primary focus for all groups. 

Applications must be received no later than 5:00 PM EST, Thursday, November 20, 2014.

Click Here to Apply for a 2014 National Travel Grant

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2014 Grant Logos2014 Football Equipment & Helmet Reconditioning Grants:

This year, Schutt Sports, Alleson Athletic and Under Armour are providing Pop Warner Associations the opportunity to apply for an equipment grant that consists of Helmets, Protective Gear, Uniform Vouchers, Footballs and Helmet Reconditioning.

To apply for the 2014 grant, applications must fill out and return both the 2014 Equipment Information Sheet along with each individual grant form and submit via email or mail. Order sheets that are not submitted with the Equipment Information sheet will NOT be considered.

Available Equipment:

  • Schutt Recruit Hybrid Helmets
  • Schutt Shoulder Pads and 7 Piece Pad Sets
  • Alleson Athletic uniform vouchers
  • Under Armour footballs
  • Helmet Reconditioning

Deadline to apply was Friday, April 18, 2014 at 5 PM EST.  2014 Grant Recipients+

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2014 Team Cheer Uniform & Apparel Grant:

Pop Warner, in conjunction with Team Cheer, is proud to announce the 2014 Team Cheer Uniform & Apparel Grant Program. Pop Warner Associations can apply for and receive a $500.00 voucher for Team Cheer uniforms and/or apparel from the Pop Warner Team Cheer catalog.

Applicants must prove that a grant would impact the organization in one of the following ways: help to develop a new program, increase the number of participants in an existing program, decrease overall cost of the program for youth/families, and/or enhance the experience to retain youth in program.

We are accepting electronic submissions as well as paper applications for the 2014 Pop Warner/Team Cheer Uniform Grant. Please choose only ONE method of submission – either e-mail or mail. We will not review applications that are submitted via multiple methods.

Deadline to apply was Friday, April 18, 2014 at 5 PM EST2014 Grant Recipients+

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2013 Pop Warner National Championship Travel Grants:

For the sixth consecutive year, Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc. is pleased to announce it is able to offer National Championship Travel Grants for ELIGIBLE POP WARNER FOOTBALL TEAMS AND CHEER/DANCE SQUADS that have qualified for the Pop Warner Super Bowl or National Cheer and Dance Championships.

These grants are offered for the sole purpose of alleviating travel expenses and should serve as a motivator for other local businesses/sponsors to commit to supporting Pop Warner teams and squads whether through financial contributions or other in-kind resources. Additionally, as emphasized all season, fundraising efforts should remain a primary focus for all groups. 

This year's deadline was Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 5 PM EST.

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NFL Youth Football Grassroots Program:

The NFL Youth Football Fund Grassroots Program is a partnership of the National Football League Youth Football Fund (NFL YFF) and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) to provide non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations, middle schools and high schools with financing and technical assistance to improve the quality, safety, and accessibility of local football fields.

Parks and ball fields can serve as tremendous community assets because they offer opportunities for recreation, education, and relaxation that contribute to the local quality of life, especially for young people.  In eight years of programming, the Fields Program has awarded $25 million in grants for 200 projects with total development costs of $90 million in over 50 cities across the country. Grants are announced and awarded annually in the early winter.

Grant Deadline Has Passed

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