Herren Project Scholarship and Grant programs were launched in 2014 to award students & communities who have embraced Herren Project’s message of preventing the misuse of substances, encouraging wellness and celebrating the power of being YOU!

Herren Project Student Scholarship

Herren Project recognizes high school seniors who are making a difference in their school and local communities through efforts to promote wellness, awareness and prevention of substance use disorder and the power of being you. Two $1,000 scholarships are awarded annually to qualified recipients from across the United States.

High School Senior Scholarship

Applications are open!
Applications must be submitted by 3pm ET on May 1, 2020 and recipients will be notified by May 22, 2020.


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Meet winners from previous years.

After-Prom & Graduation Grant

Herren Project is proud to support schools and communities hosting safe, substance-free events to celebrate prom and graduation. This grant helps cover costs of after-prom and after-graduation parties that encourage healthy choices and inspire substance-free fun.

Herren Project after prom and graduation event Grant

The current grant cycle is now closed.

Recipients will be notified by April 6, 2020.

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Meet winners from previous years.

Chris Herren

The First Day Film Grants

The First Day Film Grant Sponsored by The Thomas & Tracey Gravina Foundation

Through the generosity of private family foundations and corporate sponsorships, Herren Project will periodically will be able to offer grants for The First Day film and supporting materials.

We’re pleased to announce the recipients for the first grant cycle which ran from February 3rd through February 21st, 2020.

Grant recipients

The current grant cycle has closed. Check back periodically for future grant opportunities.