The Ellis County Youth Expo, through its fundraising activities awards grants in a quantity and amount determined by the leadership of the fundraising activities. Over the last three years 85, $500.00 grants were awarded. The application process is anonymous and is age group specific. A set number of High School, Middle School and Elementary School grants are awarded. There is no limit to the number of grants exhibitors can receive, but only one per year.
The only qualification is that a student is an exhibitor in this years show AND completes and submits the application.
Applications must be postmarked or turned in by April 13. Applications will be reviewed and judged by a committee. The committee will award as many $500 grants that is allowed through the funds raised from program sales. Grants will be awarded and announced before April 30.