Mini Grants


Mini-Grants provide funding for tobacco control programs at the community level throughout the State of Montana.  Mini-Grants currently support youth-led activities and projects in the following topic areas;

  • Tobacco Free Schools
  • Tobacco Free Parks
  • Counter-Marketing at Local Events
  • Point of Sale Advocacy
  • Social Media (facebook, Instagram, snapchat, memes, etc)
  • E-cigarettes Education

Mini-Grant applications should be developed in collaboration by teens and adults and applications are open to anyone in Montana. Mini-Grants are available annually and can supplement funding for youth tobacco prevention projects in the above topic areas. Applicants can request up to $4000. Selected applicants may receive partial or full funding of their project up to $4000.

If you have any questions, please contact Ashley Burke at 406-444-1288 or Please see below for policy and procedure information and please be aware that the grant application process is competitive. Mini-Grant applications for FY 2020 are now available click the link below to access the application. Mini-Grant applications are due on October 2nd, 2019 by 5 pm, electronic submissions only, send to

2020 Mini Grants Applications

FY 2020 Mini Grant Application

FY 2020 Mini Grant Guidance

Tools and Resources

Community Toolkbox: Applying for Grants

Taking Down Tobacco: Policy Advocacy Training for Youth and Adult Allies from Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids

 CDC Guide for Social Media

CDC Social Media Toolkit

Public Health Media Advocacy Action GuideMini Grant FY 20 Application