The PDGA Innovation Grant Program was created to increase and promote the awareness of the sport of disc golf and the Professional Disc Golf Association. Applicants are encouraged to think outside of the box to develop innovative and unique programs which will promote the sport and increase participation. Eighteen applications were received by the PDGA office prior to the December 2nd deadline for consideration for the second wave of these $500 grants to be awarded in 2013.
The recipients of the five PDGA Innovation Grants and the locations of the projects to be funded are:
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