¶ 1209. Grants for Ministries With Young People (formerly Shared Mission Focus on Young People grants)-There shall be grants made available to local churches, campus ministries, districts, annual conferences, jurisdictional conferences, and central conferences of The United Methodist Church.
1. Purpose-The purpose of these grants is to fund dynamic, creative ministries with young people that can serve as model programs for other organizations throughout the connection.
2. Project Review-The Division on Ministries With Young People shall constitute a project review committee made up of three youth, three young adults, and three adult workers with young people who are members of the Division. The committee shall also include one staff representative and two board members each from the General Board of Church and Society, the General Board of Discipleship, the General Board of Global Ministries, and the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry. The Division on Ministries With Young People shall establish criteria in consultation with the four participating program boards and in relation to the purposes of the Division and the program boards.