Grants are given for individual girl or troop participation in Girl Scouts of Central Indiana and Girl Scouts of the USA endorsed events such as GSUSA national and international Destinations, resident and day camp, or council programs. Grants are only given to registered Girl Scouts. Adults are not eligible to apply.
Each girl may apply for one troop, one camp and one individual grant per year.
Cadette, Senior, Ambassadors- may use grant to assist in council program, council camp, council facility overnight, and Girl Scout Destinations.
Juniors- may use grant to assist in council program, council camp, and council facility overnight.
Brownie- may use grant to assist in council program, council camp, council facility overnight
Daisy- may use grant to assist in council program
Financing is meant to assist with extreme need and or unforeseen circumstances beyond the control of the applicant.
To qualify your troop MUST fully participate in the Girl Scout Cookie Sale Program and Fall Product Program (unlesstroop started after sale).
Troops must be in good standing.
Grants can only be submitted 3 months prior to the event. Grants submitted before the 3 months will not be reviewed.
All applicants will be notified by Email as to the disposition of the requests.
The grant committee will look at the following factors when evaluating a grant request.
The application request is based on a realistic goal and includes a sound financial plan.
The financial resources of the applicant, including any special circumstances.
The degree to which the applicant has used her own resources to help pay for the cost of the opportunity.