Nike Youth Football Grant

About the Program

Through an expanded partnership with Nike, the NFL and NFL Foundation are able to provide up to $35,000 per club to activate in a variety of youth and high school spaces.  Requirements for usage of the grant below: 

Funding usage must be consistent with similar club resources typically allocated as a result of grant dollars received from NFL Foundation (Club Program Grants, Matching Grants, etc..)

  • Funding can be used for shirts, equipment, programming costs, travel, etc.
  • ​Funding can only be used for the following Nike Programming specifically. Please note the amounts are the maximum a club can receive. You may not use funds from one category for additional spending in another. 
    • $10k Boys HS
    • $10k Girls HS
    • $5k Youth
    • $5k Coach Clinic
    • $5k Friday Night Lights Kickoff
  • Club should indicate how they plan to use the funds during the application process; info should be shared to internal NFL groups (YHSFB Dept/Foundation/PR, etc..) and Nike
  • Clubs will be required to complete simplified grant reports for the NFL Foundation

Who Can Apply

Applications are only available for NFL Team Personnel 

Important Dates

The application deadline is March 1, 2024.

  • Health & Safety
  • Youth Football
  • Social Justice
  • Matching Grants