Boyd Youth Education Fund

The Boyd Youth Education Fund was established in 2006 to "benefit the interest area of youth education (with a primary focus on Boy Scouts and Junior Achievement.)”

Application Process and Dates

Important Dates

  • Online application available:  February 26, 2018
  • Application submission deadline:  April 6, 2018

Grant Amounts and Term

  • $90,900 is available to award; organizations may apply for the entire amount or a portion of available funds 
  • Two-year grants will be awarded in summer 2018

Application Information

Who May Apply

General Eligibility and Funding Criteria
Additional eligibility criteria specific to the Boyd Youth Education Fund:
  • Proposed projects must support and contribute to the quality of youth education in East Tennessee
  • Organizations must be located in and serve youth in ETF’s 25-county service area

Special Consideration will be given to:

  •  Applications submitted by Boys Scouts of America and Junior Achievement

How to Apply

Additional Information

Please direct your questions to:
Jan Elston, Vice President for Competitive Grant Programs, or
Ashley Siferd, Program Assistant
East Tennessee Foundation
520 W. Summit Hill Drive, Suite 1101
Knoxville, TN 37902
Telephone: (865)524-1223 or (877)524-1223

Thank you for your interest in the Boyd Youth Education Fund!