Funds Requests

The Specifics

Age

 Applicants must be in between the ages of 10 & 22

Frequency

 Applicants may apply once each season (every three months)

Criteria

 Applicant must fit financial need criteria with documentation listed below

Use

 Applicants may apply for to use this aid in any type of activity

How To Apply:

Fill out our Financial Need Application

Here is what you will need:

Documentation relevant to your request

Registration, program information, team fees, etc

Letter of recommendation or 

questionnaire from mentor

Contact information for the funds receiver

Name, email, address of organization, team or program the funds will be sent to

Financial Aid Documentation

As listed below

If applicable, please provide documentation to show the need for financial aid. Examples of this would be providing documentation that the applicant/family qualifies and receives​:

  • School Lunch Assistance 

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

  • Health Insurance Marketplace

  • Medicad

  • Child's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

  • Subsidized Housing, Housing Vouchers and Public Housing Programs 

  • Supplemental Security Income Program (SSI)

  • Welfare or TANF

  • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

Next Steps: 

We process the applications during the first week of every month. If your application is received before the 1st of the month, you will receive an email with decision and further steps by the 10th of that month. If there are issues with this timeline and your request, please send a separate email addressing your concern and we will contact you directly.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding any steps in this process, please feel free to reach out to us at team@catalystsforkids.com and we will be in contact with you quickly.