Programs | Projects

Programs for Youth

We offer several opportunities for youth ages 8 – 21 to raise awareness about children’s mental health. Whether you are a performer, writer, visual artist, advocate, public speaker or leader, there’s a way to get involved.

Fall 2019 Opportunities for Youth

Auditions for Actors Ages 10 – 18

Sunday, September 8 or Wednesday, September 11
Fidgety Fairy Tales – The Mental Health Musical fall season.
Performers are paid.

LGBTQ+ Teen Writers, Composers

Application deadline: October 1
Seeking collaborators for a musical theatre work. Collaborators are paid.

Award for Advocates Ages 10 – 21

Application deadline: Monday, October 7
Champion for Change Award
Winners receive a commendation from Governor Tim Walz and a $100 gift card.

Comic Book Art Contests

Entry deadline: Friday, October 11
Safe Guard – Allies Against Bullying
K – 6 Poster Contest
Grades 7 – 12 One-Page Comic Book Contest.
Winners receive gift cards.

Youth Leaders Ages 15 – 21

Applications now being accepted
Youth Move MN Advisory Council
Council members receive a stipend