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Grants to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Improve the Local Economy and the Sta...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations to improve the economic health and standard of living of local residents. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to attract and incubate businesses, promote industrial growth, and create sustainab...

GrantWatch ID#: 183519

Grants to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Collaborative Projects to Benefit Lo...

Deadline 07/17/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for collaborative projects benefiting residents throughout the County. Interested applicants are required to contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support partnerships between organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 185517

Grants to Miami-Dade County, Florida Small Businesses in District 13 for Capital Purchases, P...

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Miami-Dade County, Florida small businesses, including home-based businesses, in District 13 for capital purchases and renovations. Funding is intended for small owned and operated businesses to buy supplies, insurance, and equipment; make minor interior and exterior renovations; pay for leases or...

GrantWatch ID#: 185468

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and IHEs for Research to Improve Early Child...

Deadline 05/08/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofits, IHEs, agencies, for-profits, school districts, and housing authorities for graduate student dissertation research to inform policies relevant to early education practices. Funding is intended to produce research that will improve the practice and policies of early c...

GrantWatch ID#: 185557

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals in Multiple States to Remove...

Deadline 04/25/19

Grants starting at $30,000 to Hawaii, Maine, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, educational institutions, tribes, and individuals to address the impact of derelict fishing gear on priority coastal and marine environments. Funding is intended for removal efforts and innovation i...

GrantWatch ID#: 154546

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, Faith-Based Organizations, Agencies, IHEs, and Businesse...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit and faith-based organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and private businesses to provide design plans for energy-efficient buildings. Funding is intended to design building projects that are committed to aligning with net-zero energy requirements. Early, integrated des...

GrantWatch ID#: 185695

Grants to Miami-Dade County, Florida Small Businesses in District 11 for Capital Purchases, P...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of up to $3,500 to Miami-Dade County, Florida small businesses, including home-based businesses, in District 11 for capital purchases and renovations. Funding is intended for small owned and operated businesses to buy supplies, insurance, and equipment; make minor interior and exterior renovations; pay for leases or...

GrantWatch ID#: 185378

Contracts to New York City Providers of Child Day Care Services to Establish New Early-Child...

Deadline 06/05/19

Contracts for services to New York City providers of child day care services to implement new early childhood education and care programs. Funding is intended to implement a new service model that will offer care to children, from birth to age five, and that will meet the basic goals of increasing access, equity, quality, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185515

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofit and For-Profit Elderly Care Providers for Continuing Education...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants starting at $15,000 to Minnesota nonprofit and for-profit organizations providing home care, housing, and adult day care services to the elderly. Funding is intended to offer educational scholarships and training to the caregiving staff of qualified organizations. Eligible courses of study for scholarship recipients...

GrantWatch ID#: 161879

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, Individuals, and Businesses for the Preservatio...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants to Iowa nonprofit corporations, government agencies, tribes, individuals, and businesses for the preservation and development of historical assets. Funding may be used for museums, documentary collections, historic preservation, or to preserve buildings once used as country schools. The Historical Resource Devel...

GrantWatch ID#: 179854

Grants to Under-Recognized USA Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Funding may be used to support any activity that promotes artistic development. To...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968

Grants to Delaware Farmers, Forestland Owners, and Tribes for Activities to Address Resource...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants and technical assistance to Delaware agricultural producers, private forestland owners, and Tribes to implement conservation planning activities, conservation practices, and other activities that address concerns about natural resources on farmland. Veterans, Indian tribes, farmers with limited resources, and social...

GrantWatch ID#: 182673

Grants to Pennsylvania Master Artists to Train Apprentices in the Folk and Traditional Arts

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants of up to $4,000 to Pennsylvania artists to support apprenticeships of folk or traditional art forms, including both craft and performing traditions. This award enables a master artist and a qualified apprentice to work together over an extended period of time. The apprenticeship will encompass the acquisition of art...

GrantWatch ID#: 180730

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Implement School Programs Addre...

Deadline 05/20/19 Conference Date: 04/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and local and tribal government agencies for school-based programs to address youth victimization and violence. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support evidence-based prevention, intervention, and accountability efforts in a scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 185652
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Grant to a Washington, DC Nonprofit, Agency, or Private Enterprise to Train Builders to Comp...

Deadline 05/13/19 Conference Date: 04/22/19

Grant to a Washington, DC nonprofit, faith-based organization, government agency, IHE, or private enterprise to develop a training program that will facilitate the building industry's compliance with the District's green building and climate goals. Eligible applicants will propose ways to develop and operate a high-perform...

GrantWatch ID#: 185782

Fellowships to USA and Canada Social Entrepreneurs for Leadership Training and Wilderness Ex...

Deadline 04/23/19

Twelve-month fellowships to USA and Canada young social entrepreneurs to foster character building and business skill development. The fellowship includes fundraising support, mentoring, and wilderness-based programs that teach business skills and leadership while building a lifelong support network. Preference will be...

GrantWatch ID#: 163352

Contracts for Services to Wayne County, Michigan Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Co...

Deadline 04/23/19

Contracts for services to Wayne County, Michigan nonprofits, agencies, faith-based organizations, and businesses for comprehensive early childcare programs. The City of Detroit is excluded from this opportunity. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs to give disadvant...

GrantWatch ID#: 163484

Grants to USA Individuals Affiliated with Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, or For-Profits in the ...

Deadline 04/23/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA individuals affiliated with nonprofit organizations, IHEs, agencies, and agriculture-based for-profit businesses in Northeastern States to work with farmers on sustainable agriculture projects. Funding is intended to support the development and implementation of solutions to sustainability ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 175200

Grants to Maine Business Owners Aged 18-29 for Business Development and Commercialization Ac...

Deadline 04/23/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine business owners ages 18 to 29 for commercialization and business development projects that will contribute to the State's economic growth. Funded projects are typically entrepreneurial, but research and economic development projects are also acceptable. Examples of projects include, but ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179960

Contract for Services to a Winnebago County, Illinois Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Agency for Ex...

Deadline 04/23/19

Contract for services to a Winnebago County, Illinois nonprofit, agency, faith-based organization, or business for the expansion of existing programs to prepare children from birth to age five for school. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the expansion of programs to give...

GrantWatch ID#: 183330

Grants to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Research on Preventing Terrori...

Deadline 04/23/19

Grants to USA and territories state, local, and tribal governments, nonprofits, for-profits, and IHEs for research related to preventing terrorism in the United States. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Special consideration may be given to projects led by early career and new investigators, as wel...

GrantWatch ID#: 185322

Contract for Services to a Municipality of Toa Baja, Puerto Rico Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Ag...

Deadline 04/23/19

Contract for services to a Municipality of Toa Baja, Puerto Rico nonprofit, agency, faith-based organization, or business for early childcare programs that prepare children from birth to age three for school. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs to give disadvantage...

GrantWatch ID#: 185396

Contract for Services to a Virginia Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Agency in Eligible Areas for Co...

Deadline 04/23/19

Contract for services to a Virginia nonprofit, agency, faith-based organization, or business in the cities of Poquoson or Williamsburg or the counties of James City or York for comprehensive early childcare programs. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs to give disa...

GrantWatch ID#: 185397

Grants and Loans to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and Tribes to Increase Broadband ...

Deadline 05/31/19 Conference Date: 04/23/19

Grants and loans to USA and territories state and local governments and agencies, Tribes, nonprofits, for-profit corporations, LLCs, and cooperative or mutual organizations to expand broadband access in eligible rural areas. Funding may be used for the construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment n...

GrantWatch ID#: 185321

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global and Bus...

Deadline 04/24/19

Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International groups of two to three students ages 13-24 to come up with innovative solutions to business challenges and global issues, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and write a one-minute commercial storyboard and script describing their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282

Grants to Louisiana Nonprofits and For-Profits for the Marketing of Tourism Opportunities

Deadline 04/24/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Louisiana nonprofit and for-profit organizations for the marketing and promotion of tourism opportunities within the state. Funding is intended to reimburse a portion of the qualifying marketing expenses associated with promoting a tourism event to attract and retain visitors while positively imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 179090

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 06/13/19 Conference Date: 04/24/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to submitting an application. Applicants must also complete required registration prior to applying. Funding is intended to...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Opportunity for USA High School Students to Participate in a Business Development Competition

Deadline 04/25/19

Opportunity for USA high school students to participate in a competition and receive funds to start or expand a business or to develop a product. The program is intended to encourage and support entrepreneurial thinking in high school students. Applicants compete to win financial support and feedback from successful entrep...

GrantWatch ID#: 163663

Grants to Kentucky Family Farms for Environmentally Sustainable Infrastructure and Equipment

Deadline 04/25/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Kentucky family farms to improve the energy efficiency of existing farm facilities, technology, and equipment. Funding is intended to help agricultural operations within the State become more profitable and sustainable through strategic investments. The KADF On-Farm Energy Efficiency Incentiv...

GrantWatch ID#: 183657

Grants to Sacramento, California Nonprofits and Businesses for Downtown Events and Entertainm...

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants to Sacramento, California nonprofits and businesses for family-oriented events and entertainment in the downtown area of the City. Priority is given to free admission events rather than ticketed events. Funding is intended for events that offer family-oriented entertainment, themes, and activities, connect the Sacra...

GrantWatch ID#: 149311

Grants to Ohio Schools, Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Educational Enrichment for ...

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Ohio school districts, schools, nonprofit and faith-based organizations, businesses, agencies, and IHEs to provide educational enrichment for disadvantaged students in low-performance schools. Funding is intended to serve students who are economically disadvantaged, receiving special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169957

Awards to New Mexico Businesses to Recognize Exceptional Success and Rapid Growth of Revenue

Deadline 04/26/19

Awards to New Mexico businesses and other for-profits for exceptional success and growth in a short amount of time. Applicants must represent locally-owned businesses. Awards will be publicized online and in print, and a ceremony will be held in the Fall of 2019 to celebrate the recipients.

GrantWatch ID#: 179039

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, and Local Tourism Entities to Attract Tourists to Rura...

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and local tourism entities to promote, enhance, and develop the tourism industry in rural communities throughout the State. Funding is intended to support local, statewide, and territory-wide marketing projects, attractions and events, participation in professi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179751

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals for Divorce Mediation...

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants to Tennessee nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and individuals to provide mediation and parent education services for low-income families undergoing divorce proceedings. Funding may be requested for the continuation or development initiatives that provide such services. In 2000, the Tennessee General...

GrantWatch ID#: 180710

Grants to New York IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Operate Statewide Career De...

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants to New York IHEs, nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and education boards and agencies for the provision of professional development opportunities to educators in religious and independent K-12 schools. Funding is intended for the establishment and operation of resource centers in three regions: New York City (...

GrantWatch ID#: 185478

Donation of a Solar Water Purifier to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit, For-Profit,...

Deadline 04/26/19

Donation of an off-grid solar water purifier to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization, public agency, private company, social enterprise, or activist group. Qualifying applicants will conduct a high impact community project requiring water purification and solar electricity, with the project focused on an ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185568

Contract for Services to a Qualified Hawaii Vendor to Study the Impact of Vacation Rentals on...

Deadline 04/26/19

Contract for services to a qualified Hawaii vendor to study the impact of vacation rentals on the state's tourism industry. Funding is intended to explore recent changes to the accommodation sector and for research that can determine the financial ramifications and the economic impact on Hawaii's tourist economy of this t...

GrantWatch ID#: 185704

Opportunity for Utah Nonprofit, For-Profit, and Hybrid Organizations to Receive Funding or Me...

Deadline 04/26/19

Opportunity for Utah nonprofit, for-profit, and hybrid organizations to pitch sustainable, creative ideas that address social issues in order to receive grants, loans, or mentorship. Investments will be considered for projects that aim to improve the quality of life for Utahns. In addition to financial investments, recipie...

GrantWatch ID#: 185712

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Gang-...

Deadline 04/29/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals to research and evaluate efforts to address street gang violence and activity. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the proposal deadline. With this sol...

GrantWatch ID#: 141795

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Recreational Boating Tie-...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Maryland nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs for the construction, maintenance, or renovation of boating tie-up facilities and accessories. Funding is intended for facilities that are open to the public and that serve transient (defined as a period of 15 days or less) recreational boats that ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 138503

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, IHEs to Support Agencies Investigating Technology-Base...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, IHEs, and businesses to train law enforcement personnel involved in mitigating technology-based crimes against children. Applicants are required to complete registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support innovative means of training, and develop a roster of experts...

GrantWatch ID#: 167297

Grants to Metropolitan Chicago, Illinois Grassroots Organizations to Improve the Quality of L...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from 5,000 to $10,000 to Metropolitan Chicago, Illinois grassroots organizations to enhance the quality of life for African Americans. Funding is intended for programs focusing on mental health, immigration, social justice, and youth entrepreneurship. Projects and operating support will be funded. The Ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 170392

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Tourism and Local Economic ...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Kansas nonprofit organizations, for-profit businesses, and government agencies to develop tourist attractions within the State. Funding may be used to create new or support the enhancement of existing attractions, events, or festivals. Funding is intended to support projects that serve the mission of the gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 176183

Grants to Kentucky Restaurants, Food Distributors, and Other Food Services to Reimburse Food ...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of up to $8,000 per year to Kentucky restaurants, food distributors, and other food service businesses to reimburse the purchase or sale of agricultural products grown within the state. Funding is intended to help qualifying participants enhance their products and menus with locally sourced ingredients. The goal of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176326
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions for Catastrophic Event Relief Funds

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Ohio credit unions for funds to rebuild communities after a catastrophic event. Credit unions may apply for funding on behalf of their members, employees, and community. Funding is intended to assist in rebuilding efforts after natural disasters such as tornadoes, fires, floods, and hurricanes. The Foundation...

GrantWatch ID#: 177189

Grants to Connecticut and Western Massachusetts Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Connecticut and Western Massachusetts nonprofits, for-profits, and individuals for youth golf programs. Preference will be given to programs that benefit youth aged 18 or under, individuals with disabilities, and minorities. Programs should seek to serve the larger golf community. Consideration will be given ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177797

Grants to Finney County, Kansas Groups, Organizations, and Businesses to Promote Events that...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of up to $3,500 to Finney County, Kansas organizations, groups, and businesses to promote and advertise projects and events that will increase tourism and overnight visits to Garden City and Finney County. For new events, applicants must complete an event plan and have it reviewed by grant staff. The mission of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180742

Grants to Canada Organizations and Professional Associations to Promote the National Book In...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Canada organizations and professional associations to promote the book industry throughout the country. Funding is intended to support projects in professional development, technology, internship, and marketing. The goal of the program is to facilitate access to books by Canadian authors through promotional activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181038

Grants to South Dakota Agencies to Improve Local Infrastructure for Economic Development

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to South Dakota government agencies, tribal governments, local development corporations, and other political subdivisions for improvements to local infrastructure. Applicants must contact the planning district representative for their area prior to applying. Funding is intended for infrastructure construction or rec...

GrantWatch ID#: 184058

Contract for Services to Nevada Vendors for Weed-Control Projects and Re-Vegetation Plans

Deadline 04/30/19

Contract for services to Nevada vendors to control invasive weeds through the implementation of a vegetation management plan. Funding is intended for programs that also focus on restoration and re-vegetation, as well data collection, education, and outreach. Priority will be given to projects that clearly benefit sage-grou...

GrantWatch ID#: 185581