MTS Future First Community Grants

MTS now accepting applications for

Future First Community grants

Ten $10,000 awards to be presented in May 2014


MTS is very pleased to invite youth-serving organizations in Manitoba to apply for one of ten MTS Future First community grants. These grants form part of MTS’s new community investment program – Future First:  Connecting Today’s Youth to Tomorrow.  The objective of our program is to support organizations like yours working to remove barriers to success and help our young people achieve their full potential.

For the inaugural year of the Future First Community grants, MTS will present a total of ten $10,000 grants to organizations focused on bettering the lives of Manitoba’s young people.

To be considered for a Future First community grant, interested organizations are invited to submit an application form that clearly identifies how the program or project achieves at least one of the following results for Manitoba youth under age 24: Enhance knowledge, skills and/or leadership capabilities Develop/acquire skills to make healthy and positive life choices
Increase capacity to cope with life’s challenges
The deadline to apply is March 30, 2014.  We look forward to awarding the first Future First community grants at a special Manitoba Day celebration in May.

For details about the application process and criteria, please visit You can also contact our Community Investment and Communications Officer, Erin Bartlett for more information at or by phone at (204) 941-7378.   And keep in touch by following us on Facebook and Twitter!

Best regards,

Roslyn Dally

Manager, Community Investment & Employee Volunteerism




Note from MC: I bumped into some MTS awesomeness (feat Maxine Peters) recently at Count Me In Winnipeg where they shared more jnfo about Future First & also had this cool photo booth!



One thought on “MTS Future First Community Grants

  1. Eman says:

    Thanks for the shoutout @northendmc! We’ve gotten so many good responses and inquiries about MTS Future First grants since announcing it on Feb. 18. We’ve received a few applications already and excited to go through them all – but we have to wait until it officially closes on March 30. Hurry, there’s still time to hand in an application

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