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Save the Children Rural Child Hunger Innovation Lab

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Save the Children
Letter of Intent (Required): Oct 14, 2022
Application: Nov 11, 2022

The Save the Children Rural Child Hunger Innovation Lab will work with rural communities to plan, design, and implement creative approaches to address child hunger.

Assistance will include:

  • Up to $100,000 in flexible funding to test and pilot an innovative idea
  • A 3 day in-person incubation workshop
  • Ongoing technical assistance from Save the Children and an evaluation partner
  • A facilitated, ongoing peer learning community

Priority will be given to applicants that:

  • Bridge food access in a new or imaginative way
  • Elevate the voices of families and communities
  • Have a clearly defined challenge
  • Serve historically marginalized communities

Applicants must be associated with a nonprofit, government entity, or business that serve low-income families with children. Projects should serve a rural community in one of the priority states (AR, CA, KY, LA, MS, NC, NM, OK, SC, TN, TX, WA, and WV).

Geographic coverage
Available in 13 states
Amount of funding

Participants will receive up to $100,000 in flexible funding and travel and training stipends for the incubation workshop.

Application process

Follow the instructions on the timeline and milestones page.

Submit an online expression of interest by October 14, 2022. Selected applicants will be invited to submit a full application, with a deadline of November 11, 2022.

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Tagged as
Children and youth · Food security and nutrition · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Arkansas · California · Kentucky · Louisiana · Mississippi · New Mexico · North Carolina · Oklahoma · South Carolina · Tennessee · Texas · Washington · West Virginia

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