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FundingFinancial Assistance is Available

Obtaining funding for a bullying prevention program is often a key concern for schools and other institutions.

Many organizations offer financial assistance in the forms of grants and donations.

Browse our list of current funding opportunities 

Schools that implement violence prevention programs have sought funding from many different organizations, including these sources:

General funding sources

  • County government discretionary funds
  • Governor's special council funds for child abuse prevention
  • Mental health funds
  • District and school safety funds
  • School enhancement dollars
  • Mayor's office or municipal government
  • Police departments
  • Violence prevention organizations
  • Medical clinics
  • Neighborhood Watch groups
  • Parent-teacher associations
  • Banking institutions
  • Faith-based institutions
  • Private foundations
  • Hospitals
  • Libraries

Civic and fraternal funding sources

These civic and fraternal organizations* also offer grants and funding opportunities:

Rotary International

United Way of America

Association of Junior Leagues International

Lions Clubs International

U.S. Jaycees

Kiwanis International

See also:

* Inclusion on this list does not indicate endorsement or sponsorship of any Hazelden products or services.

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Funding Toolkit

Hazelden's provides free funding toolks for our best-selling prevention programs. These toolkits have everything needed to write a successful grant, including proposal templates, sample letters of support, and grant writing guidelines:

  • OBPP Grant Toolkit
  • Safe Dates Grant Toolkit
  • Respect WORKS Grant Toolkit
  • Hazelden Lifelines Grant Toolkit
  • Protecting You/Protecting Me Grant toolkit
  • Project Northland Grant Toolkit
  • Class Action Grant Toolkitt

To obtain a copy of the funding toolkit, please download the toolkit and fill in the information describing your program and your community and its needs.

Funding Opportunity

Drug Abuse Prevention Intervention Research Grant:
The purpose of this grant is to encourage applications from institutions/organizations that propose to advance the science of drug abuse prevention. Learn more


Bullying in U.S. Schools: 2012 Status Report
Download your free copy of this informative report here! 

Free Webinar: Bullying in U.S. Schools: The 2012 Report Card

Susan Limber, Ph.D., author and director of Olweus Bullying Prevention Program, will present the latest information collected from a sample of the over 3 million students who have completed the Olweus Bullying Questionnaire. During this one hour event, you'll hear about the trends in bullying that are shaping America's youth, including

  • How common is bullying?
  • What grades is bullying the most common?
  • What kinds of bullying are most common?
  • Who is doing the bullying?
  • How long does bullying last?

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 1:00 pm (CT)

Register today!

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