We are thrilled that you are interested in applying to Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank – a challenge to ambitious Palm Beach County youth philanthropists to present their community betterment programs. The application process for Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank 2017/2018 will open on Monday, August 28.

Eligibility & Requirements

  • You must be a student enrolled in 7th-12th grade and reside in Palm Beach County.
  • You may participate individually, or by forming a team with other eligible students. A team, for the purpose of participating in the Philanthropy Tank, is a maximum of four (4) students. A team should apply on one application. A winning team may execute their program with a larger group if they choose.
  • Media releases must be completed for each applicant and/or team member.
  • Philanthropy Tank Finals will take place on March 11, 2018 and finalists must participate to win.

Proposed Programs

  • Should directly address Palm Beach community issues with innovative solutions.
  • Indirect or more passive solutions, such as fundraising for endowments, capital campaigns or general operating funds, while valuable, are not the goal of Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank.
  • Programs will be judged on:
    • Community Impact
    • Program Feasibility
    • Solution Creativity
    • Sustainability
    • Team Strengths

If you have any questions about the application process, you can reach us at

Application submission deadline
Finalists Announced
Finals Event