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Grant Programs
Below you will find 3 different grant programs that UYSA and US Youth Soccer offers to their members.

2017 UYSA Field Development Grants

Deadline: April 18, 2017
Award Announcement: May 23, 2017
2017 Grant Allocation: $30,000.00


The Utah Youth Soccer Association awards grant(s) on an annual basis to support field-development initiatives throughout Utah.  All applicants shall submit a packet that includes the below information no later than 3rd Monday in April of each year. Grants shall be awarded on the 4th Monday of May each year. Once a grant is given the awardee must send a follow up document no later than 1 year after the grant was accepted to UYSA describing how the funds were used and status of the project toward completion. 

UYSA Field Development Grants consist of the following items:

1. Organization name and location

2. Documentation of tax-exempt status

3. Project budget

4. Description of your project, including who the project will serve, why the community needs the project, and current funding and planning status of the project.

Grants will be awarded and monies allocated based off of UYSA Board of Directors vote. For further information about the grant process please call the UYSA office at 801-307-5150 or email Jenni at

US Soccer Federation Grant Info 


Safe Places to Play grants offer the following

  • Synthetic Turf
  • Lighting
  • Irrigation
  • Sport Court


Safe Places to Play Grant Applicants - Applying for a Safe Places to Play grant is a two-step process

  1. Letter of Interest (LOI) to the U.S. Soccer Foundation's Grants department
  2. If the Foundation approves the LOI, your organization will be invited to complete an official application


*Safe Places to Play LOIs are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. LOIs submitted according to the following schedule will be considered during each grant cycle. 

Important Dates for the 2017 Grant Cycle


2017 Summer Grant Cycle

Application deadline - June 2, 2017

LOIs due by May 26, 2017

2017 Fall Grant Cycle

Application deadline - October 6, 2017

LOIs due by September 19, 2017

Program Grants offer the following

  • Program Equipment
  • Program Operating Expenses



Click HERE to go to the US Soccer Federation Grant Page for More Info and Applications