Federal Grants for NonProfits: 

GrantWatch.com's database of federal government grants for nonprofits and government agencies include government grants for social welfare, research, environment, science, health, education and Head Start.
Number of Grants: 71
Grants to Promote a Smoke-Free Environment
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants for up to $4,000 for organizations that promote a smoke-free environment. The organization offering this funding opportunity seeks to achieve a decline in the prevalence of smoking, teen smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke. The purpose ...

Grants for Workplace Safety in Israel
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants are being awarded for projects that raise the level of safety and help prevent accidents at workplaces in Israel. Applicants should aim to develop novel projects in research, intervention, information/training or product testing that help pro...

Grants for Israeli Non-Profits and Others Experimental Social Welfare Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants are being awarded to qualified non-profit organizations for innovative welfare service projects in Israel. Funding is allocated to help set up experimental projects that encourage professional bodies in the government, public and voluntary s...

Grants for Science Research Exchange Program in Israel and Germany
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants are being awarded to Israeli and German scientists for the opportunity to participate in an exchange program. Diploma/M.Sc. students, post graduates, doctoral degree students, and post doctoral candidates can apply to conduct water technolog...

Economic Development Grants for U.S. Universities, Municipalities, Tribes, Non-Profits, and Others
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants are available to municipalities, non-profit organizations, tribal organizations, universities, and other entities, including consortia, for programs that stimulate economic development in their communities or regions. Both planning programs a...

Grants to Support the Promotion of American Values in Israel
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants up to $10,000 are being awarded to support artistic and cultural performances and local projects by NGOs and educational institutions in Israel. Projects should have an American component or be relative to American values such as diversity, e...

Grants to USA Schools to Improve Student Health Through Nutrition & Activity
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to USA schools that have created healthier school environments through the promotion of nutrition and physical activity. These grants are intended to recognize and support those schools participating in the Nation...

Grants to USA Health Care Providers & Others for Online Health Research Training Services
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands health professionals, library asso...

Grants to USA Medical Libraries for Exhibits Promoting Electronic Health Care Resources
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,000 are available to USA medical libraries in Alabama, District of Columbia, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and the U.S. Virgin Islands, for...

Scholarship Grants for Outstanding College Students in Israel
Deadline: Ongoing

Scholarships grants of NIS 2,500 will be awarded to students studying for a Bachelor's degree in education in Israel. Funding will be provided to students with high acceptance scores (combined psychometric and matriculation exams). Students can appl...

Grants to Canada Media Arts Organizations for Emergency Relief Assistance
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 are available to currently funded Canada media arts organizations for emergency expenses due to water damage, fire, equipment theft, vandalism, or other emergencies that would make it difficult for the organization to fulfill ...

Grants to Canada Arts Organizations & Aboriginal Artists for Travel for Native Arts Collaborations
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $3,000 are available to cover domestic and international travel costs of Canadian Aboriginal arts organizations or groups and individual professional artists who are visiting other Aboriginal communities, for collaborative artistic p...

Grants to Canada Municipalities & Others to Recognize Important Historical Events & Persons
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants are available to Canada municipalities, non-profits, and others for projects that transform, restore, or renovate community buildings or exteriors in commemoration of a locally important historical event or historical personality. Funding wil...

Awards to USA, Territories Criminal Justice Agencies for Research & Evaluation of Programs & Procedures
Deadline: Ongoing

Prizes starting at $50,000 will be awarded to USA and territories criminal justice agencies and individuals or organizations working with an agency that successfully complete research projects designed to provide solutions to problems they are facin...

Grants to USA Businesses, Non-Profits, & Others to Expedite Mental Health Research After Disasters
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 per year are available to international and USA government agencies, non-profits, businesses, and others for research into mental health issues following a sudden natural or manmade disaster. Funding will be expedited so that...

Grants to Northern Ontario, Canada Organizations to Promote Economic Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Northern Ontario, Canada non-profits, businesses, business associations, municipalities and other organizations to enhance the region's economy by encouraging communities and businesses to become more innovative, productive and competitive...

Grants to Kansas and Missouri Non-Profits to Improve Health Care Quality & Access for All
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 to Kansas and Missouri non-profit and governmental entities that are seeking financial support for public policy and advocacy efforts and activities that address health care quality and access for uninsured or medically under...

Grants to Canada Artists, Presenters, & Others for Travel for Media & Performing Arts & Publishing
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canadian performing artists, presenters, arts organizations, and others for travel expenses for career development activities and to develop new audiences and markets. Applicants must submit their application before their ...

Grants to Canada Dance & Related Professionals for Travel for Career Development & Enhancement Activities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 for travel expenses to Canada dance professionals including choreographers, designers, and technicians who have been invited to participate in dance related activities important to their career. Applicants must apply before t...

Grants to USA State and Local Governments for Purchase and Preservation of Civil War Sites
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA state and local governments for the acquisition and preservation of threatened Civil War battlefield land. The aim of the program is to promote the preservation of significant historic battlefields and to enable current and future g...

Competition for USA & Territories Residents, Others for Criminal Justice Data Accessibility Applications
Deadline: 08/03/15
LOI Date: 01/30/15

An opportunity for USA and territories legal residents (age 13 and above), businesses, and non-profits to compete for a total of $25,000 prize money for the development of an application to make criminal justice documents easily accessible to the pu...

Grants to USA Non-Profits & Government Agencies for Digital Humanities Education Programs for Scholars
Deadline: 03/10/15

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA non-profits and State, local, and tribal government agencies for programs that enhance scholars' and graduate students' knowledge of digital humanities. January 27 is the optional deadline for submitting draft propo...

Grants to USA & Territories State Agencies & Universities to Provide Dental Care to Underserved Communities
Conference Date: 02/03/15
Deadline: 03/16/15

Grants to USA and territories and Palau and Micronesia governor-designated state agencies including universities for innovative means of providing dental care to underserved communities. A technical assistance webinar will be held on February 3, an...

Grants to USA Grant Making Organizations to Assist Organizations Helping the Underprivileged
Conference Date: 01/29/15
Deadline: 03/17/15
LOI Date: 02/20/15

Grants to USA grant making institutions to re-grant funds to organizations supporting low-income communities and individuals. Overview sessions will be held from January 29 through February 26. February 20, 2015 is the optional deadline to submit a...

Grants to Canada Media Artists, Curators, & Critics for Travel to Exhibit & for Professional Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Canadian professional media artists, critics, and curators for domestic and foreign travel in order to show their work and for professional development activities. Applicants must apply before their departure date. and at ...

Grants to USA Indian Tribes, Hawaiian Institutions, & Museums to Determine Disposition of Cultural Objects
Deadline: 03/11/15

Grants of up to $90,000 to USA Indian tribes, Native Hawaiian organizations, and museums that hold remains and funerary objects to facilitate tribal and organization claims for the remains and objects. March 4 is the deadline to submit a draft propo...

Grants to Wyoming Public & Private Non-Profits for Initiatives to Improve the Juvenile Justice System
Deadline: 03/17/15

Grants to Wyoming public and private non-profits to address issues related to treatment of juveniles in the juvenile justice system. Funds will be provided to develop secure and non-secure alternatives for these youth and to align policies and proce...

Grants to USA Health Centers in Multiple States that Provide Care to Underserved Populations
Deadline: 03/25/15

Grants to Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, and Washington community-based, patient-directed non-profit health centers to provide culturally appropriate health care to underserved populations. Eligible a...

Grants to USA State Correctional Agencies to Mitigate the Incidence of Adult Reoffenders
Deadline: 03/10/15

Grants to USA State corrections agencies and State administering agencies to develop plans to mitigate recidivism among adult offenders. Grantees will work with State teams to develop plans that determine causes of recidivism and the means to reduce...

Fellowships to USA Fiction & Non-Fiction Writers for Professional Development Activities
Deadline: 03/11/15

Fellowships of $25,000 to USA citizens and permanent resident creative fiction and non-fiction writers for professional development opportunities as well as time for writing, research, and related travel. Eligible applicants must have published one...

Grants to USA & Territories Non-Profits, Tribes & Public Organizations to Assist Victims of Assault
Deadline: 03/11/15
LOI Date: 02/18/15

Grants to USA and territories non-profits, public non-governmental organizations, and tribes for legal and support services to victims of domestic and gender-based violence. A conference call will be held February 11. February 18 is the deadline for...

Grants to Alaska Natural Science Educators, Researchers & Schools for Parks-Based Education & Outreach Projects
Deadline: 03/16/15

Grants generally up to $3,000 to Alaska nature educators, researchers, non-profits and educational institutions to create new natural science education outreach projects involving eligible parks within the State. This program will consider a wide sc...

Grants to USA Non-Profits for Research to Address Autism in Underserved Populations
Deadline: 03/16/15

Grants to USA public and private non-profits for autism and related developmental disabilities research in order to address disparities among underserved populations. Grantees will conduct secondary data analysis research to address autism in under...

Grants to USA Libraries & Information Centers in Multiple States & Territories for Health Information Access
Deadline: 03/20/15

Grants of up to $9,000 to Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Guam, American Samoa, and Northern Mariana Islands libraries and information centers that serve health information needs. Funds may be requested to improve information access for health ...

Grants to Alaska Non-Profits to Increase Government Capacity at the Village Level
Deadline: 03/25/15

Grants starting at $50,000 to Alaska Native non-profit organizations for community initiated projects that build governmental capacity on the village level. Eligible projects support infrastructure development, job creation, environmental concerns, ...

Grants to USA Businesses, IHEs, & Non-Profits to Promote Interest in STEM Education and Careers
Deadline: 04/30/15
LOI Date: 02/28/15

Grants to USA businesses, non-profits, and IHEs to promote interest in STEM careers in the Navy & Marine Corps. February 28 is the deadline for white paper pre-proposals. Applications are accepted and funded on a rolling basis until funds run out...

Grants to USA Non-Profits, Educational Institutions & Government Agencies to Increase STEM Literacy
Conference Date: 02/17/15
Deadline: 05/04/15
LOI Date: 03/04/15

Grants to USA non-profits, educational institutions, federally funded research facilities and government agencies for collaborative programs that improve science, engineering and mathematics education at all levels. Notices Of Intent are due by Marc...

Grants to USA & Territories IHEs, LEAs, & Non-Profits for Environmental Education Programs
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants of up to $91,000 to USA and territories IHEs, LEAs, and non-profits to develop and implement environmental education programs, in a variety of venues, for youth and adults. Programs must take place in the USA, the USA and Canada or Mexico, o...

Grants to USA Fire Departments for Staffing Recruitment & Retention to Increase Fire Safety
Deadline: 03/06/15

Grants to USA fire departments and volunteer firefighter interest organizations to increase or maintain the number of trained "front line" firefighters available in their communities. The goal of this to enhance the local fire departments' abilities...

Grants to USA & Territories Government Agencies to Mitigate Recidivism Among Community Offenders
Deadline: 03/09/15

Grants to USA and territories State, local, and tribal governments to develop and implement programs to reduce recidivism among community supervised offenders, particularly those at moderate to high risk. Programs should be designed to enhance super...

Grants to USA Public Schools, IHEs, & Non-Profits to Promote K-14 Agriculture & Food Sciences Education
Deadline: 03/13/15

Grants to USA public secondary schools, IHEs, and non-profits for programs that prepare and encourage K-14 students to pursue post-secondary degrees and careers in agricultural and food sciences or related fields. Academic institutions are encourag...

Grants to USA State, Local, & Tribal Agencies to Reduce Offender Recidivism
Deadline: 03/24/15

Grants to USA States, local governments, and tribal governments to develop, test, and implement strategies designed to assist persons on parole or probation to improve their chances of integrating into the community as responsible and productive cit...

Grants to USA & Territories IHEs, Businesses, Non-Profits, & Agencies to Support Disabled Persons in the Workforce
Conference Date: 02/24/15
Deadline: 03/30/15
LOI Date: 02/09/15

Grants to USA and territories, non-profits, IHEs, businesses, State governments, and tribes to help disabled social security recipients enter the workforce. February 9 is the deadline for an optional letter of intent. Teleconferences will be held Fe...

Grant to a Tennessee Non-Profit to Provide Services for Family Planning
Deadline: 04/01/15

A grant to a Tennessee local or regional public or private non-profit organization to provide family planning services to residents, with priority to low-income families. Eligible services include clinical planning and related preventive health, ref...

Grants to USA Businesses, Non-Profits, & Agencies for Medical Information Technology Training
Conference Date: 02/23/15
Deadline: 04/06/15
LOI Date: 03/02/15

Grants to qualified USA agencies, non-profits, and businesses to work with IHEs to update health informatics programs and train health care workers to use medical information technology. A webinar will be held February 23 and March 2 is the the opti...

Grant to a USA Non-Profit or Business to Promote Health Management Technologies in Communities
Conference Date: 02/26/15
Deadline: 04/06/15
LOI Date: 03/02/15

Grant to a USA agency, non-profit, or business to work with communities to increase use of technology in health management. A webinar will be held February 26. March 2 is the optional deadline to submit a letter of intent. The awardee will identify...

Grants to Alaska Non-Profits & Municipalities for Environmental Projects for Youth & Young Adults
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants starting at $500 to Alaska municipalities and non-profits for environmental programs for youth and young adults ages 16-25. Eligible projects introduce youth and young adults to careers in land management through hands-on experience on mana...

Grants to USA Law Enforcement Agencies for New Approaches to Crime Control
Deadline: 03/09/15

Grants to USA State, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies for projects that develop data-driven approaches to addressing crime or demonstration programs utilizing body cameras to promote public and officer safety. This opportunity will help l...

Grants to USA & Territories Non-Profits, Businesses, Agencies, & IHEs to Educate New Farmers & Ranchers
Deadline: 03/13/15

Grants to USA and territories collaboratives and partnerships of federal, State, and tribal agencies, non-profits, IHEs, businesses and other relevant organizations to educate and train new farmers and ranchers and those who have operated a farm or ...

Grants to Canada Non-Profits & Collectives to Promote Canadian Literature and Literary Artists
Deadline: 03/15/15

Grants, usually up to $20,000, to Canada incorporated non-profits and collectives to promote Canadian literature. Funds are available for projects that present literary works through presentations and promotional materials, projects that bring toget...

Grants to USA States, Territories, & Tribes to Address Underage Drinking & Substance Abuse
Deadline: 03/16/15

Grants to multiple USA States and territories to address underage drinking and prescription drug abuse among children and young adults at the community level. States, territories, and tribes that have already prepared a prevention framework can rec...

Financial Aid Video Contest for USA & Territories High School Students & Faculty
Deadline: 03/16/15

Contest open to USA and territories high school students and faculty to produce a video demonstrating school and community promotion of student aid opportunities for high school seniors entering college. The video should be no more than five minute...

Grants to USA & Israel Based Researchers for Computer Science Research Partnerships
Deadline: 03/16/15

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA and Israel researchers to partner on projects related to theoretical computer science and software foundations. USA-based researchers will travel to Israel to conduct research with their Israeli colleagues. Researchers...

Grants to USA & Territories Non-Profits, Businesses, & Agencies to Close Caption Educational Programs
Deadline: 03/16/15

Grants to USA and territories non-profits, government agencies, businesses, IHEs, LEAs, and SEAs to provide video description and closed captioning for television programs that are of educational benefit for disabled students. These are programs tha...

Grants to USA & Territories IHEs for Food, Veterinary, & Agriculture Degree Programs
Deadline: 03/19/15

Grants to USA and territories IHEs with programs and courses in nutrition and agriculture in order to improve the quality of instruction for veterinary science degrees and to encourage students to pursue college level degrees in food, agriculture, n...

Preservation Grants to Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, & California For- & Non...
Deadline: 03/27/15

Grants of up to $30,000 to Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California non-profits, businesses, individuals, and agencies for projects that preserve historic buildings and sites along an interstate highway runnin...

Grant to a South Carolina Non-Profit to Provide Services for Family Planning
Deadline: 04/01/15

A grant to a South Carolina local or regional public or private non-profit organization to provide family planning services to residents, with priority to low-income families. Eligible services include clinical planning and related preventive heal...

Grant to a Kentucky Non-Profit, Agency, or IHE for Family Planning Support to Low-Income & Other Residents
Deadline: 04/01/15

Grant to a Kentucky non-profit, government agency, or other to provide family planning services to all those who are interested, with priority to low-income families. Services to be provided include clinical family planning and related preventive he...

Grants to USA States & Territories to Expand Transfer of Health Information Via Technology
Deadline: 04/06/15

Grants to USA States, territories, and State agencies to facilitate the movement of medical information through the use of technology. A webinar will be held on February 24. March 2 is the optional deadline to submit a letter of intent. Of particul...

Grants to USA State Agencies in Multiple States for Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services
Deadline: 04/09/15

Grants to State mental health agencies in Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin for new activities that ...

Grants to USA Non-Profits for Programs to Enhance Teachers' & Principals' Skills
Deadline: 04/13/15
LOI Date: 03/12/15

Grants to USA non-profit organizations, with staff or affiliates in multiple States, for professional development programs that enhance skills and effectiveness of teachers and principals. March 12, 2015 is the deadline to submit an optional letter...

Stipends to USA Educators at Hispanic Serving IHEs for Humanities Research
Deadline: 04/15/15

Awards of up to $50,400 to USA current or retired educators at Hispanic serving institutions to pursue full or part time humanities research. March 15 is the optional deadline to submit your proposal narrative for review. Applicants must be USA cit...

Grants to Idaho Non-Profits & Groups for Judiciary and Legal Process Education Programs
Deadline: 05/01/15

Grants are available to Idaho organizations and groups for community-based educational programs that help the public understand the justice system and legal processes. Eligible programs will aim to increase the communication with the public about th...

Grant to a USA Non-Profit, IHE, or Business to Assist Youth Crime Prevention Programs
Deadline: 03/30/15

A grant to a USA non-profit, business, or IHE to provide technical assistance and training for nationwide grantees of three different programs dedicated to preventing youth-related crime. Preference will be given to applications representing partne...

Grant to a Kansas Non-Profit to Provide Services for Family Planning
Deadline: 04/01/15

A grant to a Kansas local or regional public or private non-profit organization to provide family planning services to residents, with priority to low-income families. Eligible services include clinical planning and related preventive health, referr...

Grants to USA Non-Profits in Multiple States for Media- Based Outreach for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
Deadline: 04/06/15

Grants to Delaware, Washington, DC, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia non-profit organizations, colleges, universities, and interstate agencies for communication projects addressing the Chesapeake Bay watershed. All proje...

Grants to USA Severely Disabled Veterans to Adapt a Home to Accommodate their Disability
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $14,093 to USA veterans and service members who have suffered permanent and serious service-connected impairment in order to purchase, construct, or modify a home adapted to their special needs. Eligible disabilities include loss of ...

Grant to a USA Non-Profit or Tribal Agency to Improve Rural Health Care Policy & Practice
Deadline: 03/23/15

Grant to a USA non-profit or tribal organization to conduct reviews of current policies and programs that inform rural health care practice. The grantee will inform health care providers and others relevant authorities, non-profits, and businesses ...

Grants to USA State, Local, & Tribal Governments to Assist Courts with Alcohol & Drug Abuse Treatment
Deadline: 03/27/15

Grants to USA State, local, and tribal governments to assist adult and family problem solving courts (not including juvenile) improve their alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs in order to mitigate child abuse and neglect, criminal behavior, a...

Grants to Northwest USA Tribal Agencies, IHEs, & Non-Profits for Nature & Electricity Projects
Deadline: 03/30/15

Grants of up to $20,000 to Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Montana, California, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming tribal governments, academic institutions, and organizations in the Columbia River Basin area, for projects related to the environment, wildlife, and...

Grant to a North Carolina Non-Profit for Family Planning Support to Low-Income Residents
Deadline: 04/01/15

Grant to a North Carolina public or private non-profit to provide family planning services to all those who are interested, with priority to low-income families. Services to be provided include clinical family planning and related preventive health ...