Page 1
Page 2
Page 3
Page 4
Page 5
Page 6
Page 7
Page 8
Page 9
Page 10
Page 11
Page 12
Page 13
5WhatWeFundSafePlacestoPlayGrantsSafePlacestoPlaygrantsareavailableinfourcategoriesSyntheticTurfLightingIrrigationandSportCourt.Multi-sportfieldprojectsareeligibleforfundingbutsuchfieldsmustbeusedamajorityofthetimeforsoccer.Multi-fieldprojectsarealsoeligible.Projectsthatmustgothroughabiddingprocessareeligible.AllSafePlacestoPlaygrantsexceptforIrrigationcanbeawardedforeitherindoororoutdoorfieldprojects.SafePlacestoPlaygranteeshave12monthsfromthedateoftheawardannouncementtousetheirfunding.SyntheticTurfgrantsareawardedfortheinstallationofasyntheticfieldsurfacefromFieldTurf.Thisfundingcanbeappliedtowardnewfieldconstructionortherefurbishmentofexistingturffields.oGrantAmountUpto200000oFieldTurfRequirementGrantsaredisbursedasin-kindcreditwithFieldTurf.Nocashisdisbursedaspartofthisgrant.GranteesmustuseFieldTurfasthesupplierfortheirfieldprojectifawardedthisgrant.oFieldSizePreferenceisgiventofullsizesoccerfields.TheFoundationunderstandsthatspaceissuesdictatethatfullsizefieldsarenotalwaysanoptionsosmallerfieldsareeligible.Grantamountislargelydependentonthesizeofthefield.Forfieldsunder25000squarefeetapplicantsareencouragedtoconsiderSportCourtasanalternativetosyntheticturf.LightinggrantsareawardedforthepurchaseofMuscoLightingproductstolightfutsalnaturalgrassorsyntheticturffields.Fundingdoesnotcoverinstallation.oGrantAmountUpto50000oMuscoLightingRequirementGrantsaredisbursedasin-kindcreditwithMuscoLighting.Nocashisdisbursedaspartofthisgrant.GranteesmustuseMuscoLightingasthesupplierfortheirfieldprojectifawardedthisgrant.oMuscoproductscomewitha25-yearwarranty.IrrigationgrantsareawardedforthepurchaseofHunterIrrigationproductstoirrigatenaturalgrassorsyntheticturffieldswhileirrigationisnotrequiredforsyntheticturfitisrecommendedforcleaningandcoolingpurposes.Fundingdoesnotcoverinstallation.oGrantAmountUpto15000oHunterIrrigationRequirementGrantsaredisbursedasin-kindcreditwithHunterIrrigation.Nocashisdisbursedaspartofthisgrant.GranteesmustuseHunterIrrigationasthesupplierfortheirfieldprojectifawardedthisgrant.oIrrigationfundingcanONLYbeusedforsprinklersvalvesandorcontrollersfundingdoesNOTcoverpipeswiresfittingselectricalsplicesetc.SportCourtgrantsareawardedfortheinstallationofSportCourtwhichisaninnovativemodularnon-turfsportssurfacethatdeliverssuperiorplayabilityspeedsafetyshockabsorptionandtractionthatisperfectforsmall-sidedsoccerorfutsal.Withitsengineering-gradepolypropylenesurfaceaSportCourtisquicktoinstallandcanbeeasilycustomizedtofittheneedsofyoursoccerproject.oGrantAmountUpto65000