Starting Monday, June 1, 2020 (9am Pacific Time), you can vote for the finalists on this website.
You can cast five votes, one per goal category.
Help us choose our winners!
25 finalists will be selected by Social Venture Partners Los Angeles (our evaluation partner), and the final award levels will be determined through public vote.
All 25 finalists will be awarded a grant. In each category:
- First place will receive $100,000
- Second place will receive $50,000
- Third place will receive $25,000
- Fourth place will receive $15,000
- Fifth place will receive $10,000
The winners will represent a diverse set of issues, strategies, and tactics. Winners will be selected using the following criteria:
- Impact on chosen LA2050 goals and metrics
- Feasibility of proposal
- Impact on people served
- Overall application quality
- Voting begins on Monday, June 1, 2020 (9am Pacific Time) and closes Monday, June 8, 2020 (5pm Pacific Time).
- Members of the public may vote once per goal category for a total of five votes.
- Voters must be at least 14 years old and a US resident.
- To participate in the My LA2050 Grants Challenge, voters must sign in with their mobile phone, email address, or Facebook account.
- Voters signing in by phone will receive an SMS text message with a confirmation code to enter.
- Voters signing in by email will be sent an email message with a confirmation link to press.
If you have any questions about the information on this page, please review our FAQs or send us an email at [email protected].