Grants for Your Football Needs

USA Football grants to help grow and improve the sport.

YOUTH PROGRAM GRANTS

The USA Football Grant Program helps organizations and teams operate their program or improve and enhance the quality of the athlete experience. USA Football is proud to work with partners in the football marketplace to make this happen.

TWO GRANT CYCLES

SPRING & FALL GRANTS

You spoke, we listened. With two grant cycles to help youth football organizations, we’re trying to make using a grant easier.

These grants are meant to help programs grow, improve and sustain their league. This includes equipment for various game types, along with uniforms and apparel packages that fit any budget.

SPRING GRANTS

Youth organizations that complete their 2022 enrollment by February 28 are eligible to receive our Spring Grants. In fact, key elements of the grant application are only completed during enrollment. Only administrators of organizations may complete the enrollment.

Administrators of currently enrolled organizations who are deemed eligible for grants should receive a request to complete further applications and/or grant redemption details in their inbox around late March.

FALL GRANTS

Youth organizations that enroll by September 1st are eligible to receive our Fall Grants applications. Enrollment represents as a key element in your application. For already enrolled organizations, make sure your data is up to date.

Organizations should enroll by September to be eligible for Fall Grants. Eligible organization administrators will receive further details later in the fall on any further application requirements or the redemption process.

SPRING GRANT PACKAGES

GAME TYPE EQUIPMENT PACKAGES
Non-Contact
Package with USA Football branded jerseys, belts & footballs
Limited Contact: TackleBar®
TackleBar Harness package through Riddell®
Limited Contact: Padded Flag
Package with USA Football branded flag belts and footballs
Contact*
Riddell Offer for Helmets and Shoulder Pads
UNIFORM & APPAREL PACKAGE
This grant goes towards your purchase of uniforms and additional items ordered through BSN SPORTS™ and is based on the order total.
* This package will require an additional application beyond what is included within enrollment.

GRANT PROGRAM PARTNERS

These partners make USA Football’s grant program possible.

MUSCO LIGHTING GRANT APPLICATION & FAQs

USA Football and MUSCO Lighting developed this exciting grant opportunity to allow your organization to get funds to help build or renovate your field lighting system. MUSCO Lighting will work with grant recipients to provide materials and a turnkey state-of-the-art lighting structure system installation.

Each grant will provide $20,000 towards the overall system and installation quote. Grant applications are open April 1 - October 31, 2021 and will be evaluated on a rolling basis starting June 15, 2021. All grantees will be notified no later than November 12, 2021. All recipients will be notified by November 12, 2021.