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Fellowships to Maricopa County, Arizona Nonprofit Leaders for Professional Development Sabba...

Deadline 09/01/19

Fellowships to Maricopa County, Arizona individuals in leadership positions at local nonprofit organizations to take a sabbatical for professional development. The fellow’s organization may operate in the areas of education, health, human services, religion, or arts and culture. The Piper Fellows program acknowledges...

GrantWatch ID#: 180966

Grants to USA Researchers, Teachers, and Scholars for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants of $6,000 to USA individual teachers, scholars, and researchers to support scholarly research in the humanities disciplines. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support two months of full-time work and may support recipients’ compensation, travel, and other costs relat...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, and Churches for Early Education in Cambria and...

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, governmental bodies, and churches for high-quality early education projects in Cambria and Somerset counties. Funding is intended to prepare children for kindergarten and ensure literacy by third grade. It is estimated that only about 30% of children who need child care in...

GrantWatch ID#: 186360

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research Related to Reading and...

Deadline 08/29/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, public and private agencies, and IHEs for research related to reading and math outcomes for schools in the country's education system. Applicants must leave several weeks to complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 186238

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Research Institutions to Mit...

Deadline 09/19/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories and Canada nonprofit organizations, tribal entities, institutions, for-profit entities, and government agencies for programs to mitigate the spread of white-nose syndrome disease that affects North American bat populations. The objectives of the BFF are to: - Advance...

GrantWatch ID#: 186188

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, and Universities to Control Invasive Aquatic and Te...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to Michigan nonprofit organizations, federal, state, local, and tribal government agencies, and universities to detect, prevent, control, and eradicate invasive aquatic and terrestrial species. State agencies must contact the funding source before applying. Funding is intended to cover direct pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 171776

Grants to USA State Education Agencies for Research Studies that Analyze and Improve Educati...

Deadline 09/17/19

Grants to USA and territories state education agencies for research studies that analyze and improve education. Applicants must leave several weeks to complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects in one of three data-use priority areas: infrastructure, education choice, or equity. Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 186237

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions to Reduce Water Pollutio...

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for programs and projects that reduce nonpoint sources of pollution throughout the state. Proposals must demonstrate a clear contribution to the restoration, enhancement, and preservation of the ecological integrity of Nevada's wate...

GrantWatch ID#: 174736

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Community Organizations, and IHEs for Educator Conf...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to Illinois nonprofits, local education agencies, community organizations, and IHEs for educational conferences related to career preparation among high school and postsecondary students. Applicants must pre-qualify prior to applying. Funding is intended to expand and enhance the knowledge, content, and skills of se...

GrantWatch ID#: 186474

Grants to New Mexico Local Education Agencies, Charter Schools, and Regional Education Coope...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants to New Mexico local education agencies, charter schools, and regional education cooperatives to establish early college high schools throughout the state. Schools will enable students to complete the requirements necessary to earn a high school diploma while earning college credits towards a degree or certificate.

GrantWatch ID#: 181349

Grant to a Washington, DC Nonprofit, Private Enterprise, or Educational Institution to Manag...

Deadline 08/27/19

Grant to a Washington, DC nonprofit, educational institution, university, private enterprise, or faith-based organization to manage subscriber services for District-wide solar energy programs. Funding is intended to provide cost-effective and high-quality subscriber maintenance, enrollment, engagement, and support services...

GrantWatch ID#: 186532

Grant to a Washington, DC Nonprofit, Private Enterprise, or IHE to Enhance Environmental Pro...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grant to a Washington, DC nonprofit organization, private enterprise, faith-based organization, university, or educational institution to evaluate, improve, and expand programs that aim to protect the environment. By enhancing these existing programs, funding is intended to support the preservation of District watersheds a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186480

Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions and Agencies for the Professional Development of Librar...

Deadline 03/30/20 LOI Date: 09/27/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit institutions and state and local government agencies to enhance libraries through the professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should register online several weeks before applying. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for the Preservation of Historical Records

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, museums, and IHEs to support the preservation of and access to historical records. Funding is also intended to enhance and develop archival programs and to train and educate records custodians. Eligible historical records repositor...

GrantWatch ID#: 174585

Cooperative Agreements to Institutions of Higher Education to Promote National Service on Ca...

Deadline 08/26/19

Cooperative agreements ranging from $15,000 to $20,000 to institutions of higher education to promote national service on campus. Funding is intended for efforts to engage the public, on university campuses and in surrounding communities, to increase the number of applicants applying for AmeriCorps VISTA service opportunit...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Improve Healthcare for Adults with Disabilities

Deadline 09/04/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to encourage geographic collaborations that improve healthcare for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Funding is intended to foster new partnerships in local communities that will lead to improved health care quality and delivery for adults with intellect...

GrantWatch ID#: 181843

Grants to USA Colleges, Universities, and Research Institutions for Medical Research, Engine...

Deadline 02/15/20 LOI Date: 11/01/19

Grants to USA medical colleges, research universities, and institutions for projects related to science and engineering, as well as research in the medical field. Applicants are required to submit an initial application prior to submitting a full proposal. The Research Program seeks to benefit humanity by supporting pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 182877

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Local and Tribal Agencies, IHEs, and Schools to Reduce and Reus...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations, government entities, tribal governments, public universities, colleges, and public schools to reduce the generation of solid waste. Funding is intended to support collaborative projects that promote the reuse and recovery of waste through recycling, composting, or anaerobic digesti...

GrantWatch ID#: 184131

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, Schools, Trade Associations, For-Profits, and Labor Uni...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofits, postsecondary institutions, secondary schools, trade associations, for-profit services providers, and labor unions for work readiness training services for individuals experiencing barriers to employment. Funding is intended to support specialized work services to District residents th...

GrantWatch ID#: 186618

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Colleges to Support Students in the Development of Techno...

Deadline 10/02/19 Conference Date: 08/28/19

Grants of $5,000, grants of $20,000, and in-kind services to USA and territories colleges and universities to support students in the development of technological innovations with market potential. Funding is intended to support engineering/science based innovations that have a positive impact on the world, are commerciall...

GrantWatch ID#: 181079
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Grants to Northeastern British Columbia Grants to Nonprofits, Agencies, First Nations, Busine...

Deadline 10/25/19 LOI Date: 09/09/19

Grants of up to $20,000 or more to Northeastern British Columbia nonprofits, government agencies, First Nations, businesses, individuals, and other organizations for environmental conservation projects. Applicants must submit a Notice of Intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for three strategic objectives: conserva...

GrantWatch ID#: 162407

Grants to Worcester County, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts, Youth, Environment, Children, ...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community projects that benefit Worcester and the surrounding towns and cities of Worcester County. Eligible program areas include arts, environment, and civic life; early childhood development; youth education and development; economic secu...

GrantWatch ID#: 169966

Grants to New York City Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Groups to Promote Local Re...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants ranging from $750 to $2,000 to New York City nonprofits, for-profits, schools, individuals, groups, community and neighborhood associations, researchers, professors, and student groups to promote recycling and waste prevention. Applications are invited for innovative reuse and repair strategies within the borough. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183855

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individual Scholars for Research Projects on t...

Deadline 08/23/19

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects involving the history of public health and/or medicine. Some applicants are asked to contact Foundation staff prior to submitting an application. Fellows will use a specialized research library in New York City. Applicants may be from a...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Legal Aid, Reform, Research, Education, and Law Librar...

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofits for projects and programs that address legal issues such as legal education, legal aid, law reform, legal research, and law libraries. Priority will be given to ongoing programs. Short-term projects will also be considered, depending on fiscal and policy considerations. The Foundation enco...

GrantWatch ID#: 178164

Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 08/23/19

Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The fellow will work part-time at the Funding Source’s Washington, DC office and participate in the Philanthropy and Social Innovation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296

Grants to Santa Barbara County, California Nonprofits to Support Blood Related Services

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to cover the costs of obtaining blood as well as blood products in Santa Barbara County. Grants are also intended for medical reimbursements to qualified hospitals. Scholarship funding is also available for post-doctoral education.

GrantWatch ID#: 181338

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Enhance Health Access for Minority C...

Deadline 09/20/19 LOI Date: 08/23/19

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations, government agencies, universities, health departments, and social service programs to improve access to health care and enhance health care services, with an emphasis on minorities and underserved communities. Applicants must submit concept papers prior to submitting a full ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 183853

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, IHEs, and Organizations for Research on...

Deadline 10/28/19 LOI Date: 08/23/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, IHEs, commercial and international organizations, and state, local, and tribal governments for research projects on weather, climate systems, and climate change. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 184224

Scholarships to Tampa Bay Area, Florida Young Adults Who Are Making a Positive Impact on Thei...

Deadline 08/23/19

Scholarships of up to $25,000 to Tampa Bay, Florida teens and young adults between the ages of 13 to 25 to acknowledge young leaders who are implementing an initiative or idea that will benefit the greater community. An additional $25,000 or more will be granted to a local, community-based nonprofit organization recommende...

GrantWatch ID#: 184230

Grants to British Columbia IHEs, Food Businesses, and Agencies for Research and Products Rela...

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants to British Columbia food businesses, IHEs, industry organizations, technology providers, and government agencies for research, pilot programs, and creative products designed for the food or agricultural sector. Funding is intended for late-stage research; demonstrations and pilots; and the adoption and commercializa...

GrantWatch ID#: 184349

Grants to USA Individuals in Northeastern States for Projects to Support the Aquaculture Ind...

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA individuals associated with organizations, research institutions, federal agencies, IHEs, corporations, and agricultural experiment stations in Northeastern states for projects that support the development of the regional aquaculture industry. Examples of fundable projects might include speci...

GrantWatch ID#: 186330

Grants to Nevada Local Educational Agencies to Conduct Needs Assessments

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to Nevada LEAs to conduct needs assessments of current technical and career programs. Funding is intended for the development and improvement of technical and career education programs to prepare students for higher education and for the workforce. The four priority career pathway a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186348

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and Agencies to Create Community-Service Senio...

Deadline 09/25/19 Conference Date: 08/23/19 LOI Date: 08/30/19

Grants starting at approximately $40,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers, 55 years and older. Funding is intended for volunteer programs with a focus on the following areas of interest: ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Post-Secondary Scholarship Funds on Behalf of Counties, IH...

Deadline 10/04/19 Conference Date: 08/23/19 LOI Date: 09/06/19

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations to match educational scholarship funds on behalf of counties, community workforce programs, and institutions of higher education throughout the State. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to allow local programs to distribute scholarships...

GrantWatch ID#: 176306

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Schools and IHEs to Streamline Computer Login S...

Deadline 08/26/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and institutions of higher education to cover the hosting, licensing, and professional service costs of implementing a single-login/sign-on solution for campus portals. The program will allow end users to enter their login information only once to access the supported a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181737

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Schools and IHEs for Technology to Log Attenda...

Deadline 08/26/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and accredited IHEs to implement an attendance tracking technology platform. This grant program offers institutions a simple and expedient solution for tracking attendance for classrooms and groups. Funding is intended to give institutions with a smalle...

GrantWatch ID#: 183146

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Schools and IHEs to Implement Campus-Wide Port...

Deadline 08/26/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and accredited institutions of higher education to implement a campus-wide portal platform. Funding is intended for licensing, hosting, professional services, and support costs associated with implementing the campus portal platform. This grant program is designed to...

GrantWatch ID#: 183147

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote the Use of Renewable Energy Tec...

Deadline 08/27/19

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, colleges, and universities to promote the use of renewable energy technologies that are not yet commonly used in the state. Applicants are requested to contact the Fund before applying. Incentives will be determined on a case-by-case basis for the follo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151293

Grants to Illinois Environmental Nonprofits for Projects that Strengthen Organizational Capac...

Deadline 08/27/19

Grants of up to $40,000 to Illinois nonprofit environmental and conservation organizations for organizational capacity building projects. Funding is intended for projects that increase the capacity of nonprofits that protect wildlife habitat and natural areas in Illinois. The purpose of this program is to strengthen and ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 151295

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Collaborative Planning Projects in Natu...

Deadline 08/27/19

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for collaborative initiatives in conservation planning. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Consideration will be given to public and private collaborations that identify significant wildlife habitat and natural areas and develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151297

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Install Solar Thermal Energy Systems

Deadline 08/27/19

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, colleges, universities, and local government agencies to install solar thermal systems throughout the state. The Foundation has supported installations that provide clean energy in community centers, fire stations, schools, and other facilities. Projects should: -Complement...

GrantWatch ID#: 178011

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Universities for Innovative Research to Develop Life...

Deadline 08/28/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to North Carolina universities and nonprofit research organizations for early-stage innovative research to develop technologies in the life sciences. Registration is required prior to submitting a proposal. For the current granting cycle, funding is open only to proposals related to agricultural, ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 158113

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and School Districts to Enhance Coastal Reso...

Deadline 11/01/19 Conference Date: 08/28/19

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, planning commissions, IHEs, and school districts, for the restoration, protection, and management of coastal resources, and to make the Great Lakes more accessible to the public. Applicants requesting larger grants must contact program staff prior to...

GrantWatch ID#: 150890

Grants to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Nonprofits, IHEs and Individuals for Arts, His...

Deadline 12/06/19 Conference Date: 08/28/19 LOI Date: 09/09/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and individuals, for arts, history, heritage, and science programming serving local audiences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Consideration will be given to high-quality programs that: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158933

Grants to Middlesex County, Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Community and Economic D...

Deadline 09/12/19 Conference Date: 08/28/19

Grants starting at $500 to Middlesex County, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies for services and programs that address a range of community needs. Applicants must attend an information session prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs that add value to, and have a positive impact on, the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174579

Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits, Tribes, Schools, and Agencies for Community-Based Projects ...

Deadline 09/13/19 Conference Date: 08/28/19

Grants to New Mexico nonprofits, Indian tribes, public schools, and governmental agencies for a wide range of community development and natural stewardship projects. Funding areas include capacity building for nonprofits, economic development, education, early childhood development, healthcare, local food industry developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 174839

Grants to South and Central Texas Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Medical, Scientific, and L...

Deadline 08/29/19

Grants to South and Central Texas nonprofit organizations for a wide range of programs and projects that benefit local residents. Funding is available for arts and culture, literacy, charitable, education, scientific, and medical initiatives. The Funding Source primarily makes grants for specific programs, campaigns, or pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 143430

Grants to Canada Academic Faculty Members for Research on Heart Disease and Stroke

Deadline 08/29/19

Grants to Canada academic faculty members to support innovative and important research addressing stroke and heart disease. This program promotes exploration, innovation, research, and discovery across all health fields in order to contribute to the cardiovascular or cerebrovascular health of citizens through treatment, re...

GrantWatch ID#: 174364

Grants to Little Traverse Bay Area, Michigan Tribal Citizens for Activities to Benefit the L...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $1,000 to Little Traverse Bay area, Michigan Tribal citizens for educational, community, and individual activities. Funding is intended for activities that will benefit the local community. Applicants must enclose a copy of their Tribal ID card.

GrantWatch ID#: 140525