MBF Scholarship

MBF is committed to protecting children by providing the best comprehensive, evidence-based/evidence-informed prevention education programs. We do this by partnering with schools, districts, and other organizations who will provide our programs to youth.

While we strive to keep program costs low, we realize there are some schools and organizations for whom financial resources are limited. Because we never want money to be the reason children and/or teens do not receive prevention education, MBF is offering limited scholarships.

Thanks to several generous donors, we now have the opportunity to support schools and organizations with their local prevention efforts by helping them begin implementing MBF Prevention Education Programs.



Scholarships are for schools or organizations who have not previously purchased any MBF program.

Each scholarship will provide one school, district, or organization with ONE MBF Program of your choice. (Value of $750-$1500):

MBF Child Safety Matters® – for elementary schools (grades K-5)

MBF Teen Safety Matters® – for middle schools (grades 6-8)

MBF Teen Safety Matters® – for high schools (grades 9-12)

MBF After-School Safety Matters® – for after-school programs and youth-serving organizations (for youth in grades K-8)

MBF Athlete Safety Matters® – for youth athletic organizations/programs (for youth in grades K-12)


Interested schools/organizations must apply for the scholarship. The number of available scholarships will vary over time and be dependent upon current donations.

Winners will be selected by a panel comprised of MBF team members, MBF Board of Directors, and/or donors based on application responses. All applicants will be notified of a decision via email. Please note, the timing of decisions will vary based on current allocated scholarship funds.


Recipients will be selected based on the school or organization’s:

  • commitment to youth-focused prevention education use
  • ability to successfully implement the program
  • demonstrated financial need
  • agreement to provide MBF with data regarding implementation, success stories and/or quotes about program use, and program feedback


To learn more about MBF programs visit wwwstaging.mbfpreventioneducation.org. If you have questions, please contact us at info@mbfpreventioneducation.org.

To apply for the scholarship, complete the application below.

Scholarship Application:


Thank you for your efforts to protect children!

Scholarship Terms & Conditions:

I and my school/organization agree to the following terms and conditions if selected to receive a scholarship:

  1. We agree to begin using the MBF program within 6 months and to notify MBF if for some reason our plans change.
  2. We agree to identify at least one facilitator and have them complete the online Certified Facilitator Training.
  3. We agree to adhere to MBF Facilitator Terms and Conditions and MBF Communication Guidelines.
  4. We agree to promote our partnership with MBF on social media.
  5. We agree to recognize the donor for our specific scholarship if requested by MBF. This could include acknowledgement on our website and/or on our social media pages.
  6. We agree to add partnership and scholarship information to our school/organization website.
  7. We consent to the use of our school/organization name/logo on MBF website and social media pages.
  8. We agree to provide MBF with data regarding implementation, success stories and/or quotes about program use, and to provide program feedback via the online Facilitator Feedback form.


What They're Saying...

The MBF Child Safety Matters program is impressive. This important information is well formulated and well presented, developmentally appropriate, and based on good understanding of literature.

There’s not a child in the world who can’t benefit from this program. There are so many instances where we see children who have been damaged and hurt. Things happened to them and we think, if they’d only had this program, if they’d only had the benefit of this education, that might not have happened to them. If we can prevent that from happening to a single child, then it’s worth all the effort we have put forth.

I heard about the program through my son. He came home…and showed me the safety rules. I cannot thank the Foundation enough; to have other people who are also concerned about my child’s safety and the safety of other kids is wonderful. I especially like the program’s focus on the prevention side.

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