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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Immigrants in Eligible Counties

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible counties to promote and protect the security, safety, and rights of local immigrant communities. Priority funding will be given to proposals that demonstrate coordination and partnership between entities across the region. Eligible communities are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182413

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 10/02/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations for a range of programs and services that meet the needs of local residents. Program areas include environment, health, special populations, mental health, human services, education, faith-based activities, community improvement, and parent education. While the majori...

GrantWatch ID#: 147455

Grants to Illinois Schools and Community Organizations for Educational Enrichment Programs

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants to Illinois community organizations, LEAs, tribes, and other entities for educational programs that improve student success. Grants may be used to support a wide range of after-school programs and services. Funding is primarily intended to benefit students from low-performing schools. Eligible activities may focus o...

GrantWatch ID#: 130091

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Benefit the Local Community

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, religious organizations, and educational and vocational institutions in eligible locations for programs that benefit the local community. Funding is intended to promote social welfare and lessen the burden of government. Eligible applicants should serve the people of Adams County.

GrantWatch ID#: 167022

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Measure and Improve Organizational Performance

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to New York nonprofit organizations to increase their capacity to measure and evaluate project outcomes. Funding is intended to help strengthen local organizations’ ability to collect and utilize data for planning, adapting, and improving programs and services. Preferenc...

GrantWatch ID#: 165809

Grants to South Carolina Public School Districts for Educational Opportunities for Children ...

Deadline 07/16/20

Grants to South Carolina local education agencies to enhance educational opportunities for children and youth experiencing homelessness. Funding is intended to provide activities and services to homeless children and youth, including preschool-aged children, which will enable them to enroll in, attend, and succeed in schoo...

GrantWatch ID#: 190534

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities Activities

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $15,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote the arts and humanities. Funding is intended to strengthen the creative economy and support arts and cultural experiences for local residents through projects, events, and festivals.

GrantWatch ID#: 171430

Grants to Florida K-12 Teachers for Innovative Instructional Projects

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to Florida K-12 teachers in eligible regions for innovative instructional projects. Consideration will be given to programs with inventive projects that challenge students and encourage learning and enrich and enhance the curriculum. Applicants must be located in Miami-Dade County.

GrantWatch ID#: 148469

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofits for programs that benefit local residents in counties where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support projects and activities within the focus areas of education, arts, and family development. The goal of the grant is to help young people develop essential life s...

GrantWatch ID#: 176436
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Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations for Projects to...

Deadline 09/04/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to South Carolina nonprofit organizations, government entities, and faith-based institutions for projects that benefit residents in eligible regions. A Letter of Intent is required before submitting a full application. Funding is intended for special project or general operating support. Grant funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 180700

Grants to Massachusetts K-3 Schools for Programs to Boost Literacy Skills

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to Massachusetts K-3 schools for programs to boost students' literacy skills. Funding is intended for professional development activities as well as for consulting and coaching services. Eligible uses of funding include substitutes, stipends, evidence-based materials and screener, and DESE-approved literacy consulta...

GrantWatch ID#: 190538

Grants to Louisiana Nonprofits for Public Humanities Programs, Scholarly Research, and Educa...

Deadline 08/31/20 Conference Date: 07/13/20

Grants of up to $7,000 to Louisiana nonprofit organizations and institutions for humanities projects that are accessible for local residents. Funding is intended for a range of programs including documentary projects, scholarly research, digital humanities projects, and educational initiatives. Humanities scholars must pla...

GrantWatch ID#: 175249

Grants to Louisiana Public Libraries to Support Virtual Programming During the Coronavirus C...

Deadline 08/31/20 Conference Date: 07/13/20

Grants of up to $7,000 to Louisiana public libraries for assistance during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to support virtual programming that enables libraries to better serve local residents and communities during the pandemic. Grants may be used for digital humanities programs, the acquisit...

GrantWatch ID#: 190682

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits to Support Community Needs

Deadline 07/14/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to New Jersey nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to support ongoing community programs and address critical needs. Preference will be given to proposals that focus on education, financial empowerment, and/or health. Applicants must be located in and serving residents of Gloucester County.

GrantWatch ID#: 190559
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and Artists for Arts Programs in Eligible Counties

Deadline 09/21/20 Conference Date: 07/14/20

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of $5,000 to New York nonprofits, agencies, artists, and artists collectives for arts projects in eligible counties. Applicants must attend a grant workshop prior to applying. Funding is intended for arts projects that benefit the residents of Nassau and Suffolk counties. The goals of this...

GrantWatch ID#: 175451

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribal Organizations for Arts Programming

Deadline 07/31/20 Conference Date: 07/14/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, municipalities, tribal organizations, IHEs, and libraries to support the arts in eligible locations. Grant funds may be used to support arts programming or operating costs of arts organizations. Particular areas of interest are fair payments to local artists...

GrantWatch ID#: 181670
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Grants to Texas Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Support During the Coronavirus Crisis

Deadline 07/24/20 Conference Date: 07/14/20

Grants of up to $20,00 to Texas nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist nonprofits that are facing economic hardship due to the pandemic. Eligible organizations are located in the City of Austin. Grants may be used toward the r...

GrantWatch ID#: 191042

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research Projects

Deadline 07/15/20

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International scholars with an advanced degree to conduct research. Fellowships are intended for researchers with an interest in social science and humanities projects. The Funding Source has a special interest in those projects that demonstrate relevance to contemporary challenges. Interdi...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support the Development of Native American C...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to USA Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for social and economic development and capacity building opportunities for tribal governments. Funding is intended to support community-driven projects that preserve Native cultures, increase self-sufficiency, and promote commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 149370

Awards to Canada Authors to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Literature

Deadline 07/15/20

Awards to Canada authors to acknowledge outstanding contributions to the field of literature. The purpose of this program is to recognize literary excellence. Nominations are invited for newly published collections of short stories or novels. Books that are eligible for this award should be in the fiction genre.

GrantWatch ID#: 158724

Grants to USA Community Organizations and Libraries in Northwestern States to Enhance Medica...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Idaho, Alaska, Oregon, Washington, and Montana community organizations, network libraries, and resource libraries that are members of a national medical library network for technology projects that enhance access to health and biomedical information. Applicants must contact staff at least three we...

GrantWatch ID#: 159829

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Enhance Learning and Education

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations and libraries in eligible locations to support education and learning at all stages of life. Focus areas include early childhood, libraries, and civic engagement and leadership. Funding is intended to facilitate, improve, and enhance lifelong learning for the citizens of Douglas Cou...

GrantWatch ID#: 165769

In-Kind Grants of Volunteer Services to Mississippi Organizations in Eligible Areas to Help ...

Deadline 07/15/20

In-kind grants of volunteer services to Mississippi organizations in eligible areas to enhance the quality of life for local youth and children. Funding is intended to support organizations working to address community needs within the focus areas of children’s health, early literacy, and social development. Eligible o...

GrantWatch ID#: 170428

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits for Humanities Programs

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 07/15/20

Grants of up to $3,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Kansas nonprofit organizations for a wide range of public humanities programs. Funding is intended to support creative projects, such as film and book discussions, town halls, panel discussions, community conversations, interpretive exhibitions, presentations, short fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 173400

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Programs that Provide Basic Needs for Vulnerable Children ...

Deadline 11/01/20 LOI Date: 07/15/20

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations for programs and services that benefit the community in eligible counties. Some applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to the application. Funding is intended to support programs for vulnerable children and adults, including those hindered by economic status, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176443

Grants to USA Institutions and Libraries in Multiple States to Increase the Availability of ...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington institutions and libraries to increase the availability of accurate online health information for underserved communities. Applicants must inform the funding source of their intent to apply in advance of the deadline.

GrantWatch ID#: 177267

Grants to Iowa and Nebraska Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Families, Arts, E...

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 07/15/20

Grants to southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska nonprofit organizations and government agencies for economic development, healthy families, arts and culture, and education. A Letter of Inquiry is required prior to submitting an application. Funding is primarily focused on the areas of Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie Countie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177891

Grants to Iowa and Nebraska Nonprofits That Offer Financial Literacy Programs in Eligible Cou...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Iowa and Nebraska nonprofits in eligible counties to support general organizational operations. Funding is intended to support organizations that benefit local residents by addressing and reducing obstacles to financial stability. The purpose of the grant is to assist nonprofits that educate people in financial l...

GrantWatch ID#: 178683

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Children and Youth At-Risk

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations for programs that address the needs of youth-at-risk. Funding is intended to provide living essentials that impact children and youth in areas served by the funding source. Eligible communities include Portland, Scarborough, Brunswick, Gray, Turner, Lisbon Falls, Aubu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179064

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits to Address Community Needs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations for initiatives and programs that address community needs in eligible regions. Focus areas include domestic violence and child abuse, at-risk youth, health and wellness, literacy, homelessness, hunger, life threatening illness, issues of the elderly, animal welfare and shelters, and v...

GrantWatch ID#: 179252

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits to Preserve Historical and Cultural Resources

Deadline 07/31/20 Conference Date: 08/05/20 LOI Date: 07/15/20

Grants of up to $3,500 to Kansas nonprofit organizations for projects that preserve historical and cultural resources. Funding is intended for projects such as research, digitization, oral histories, collections care, transcription, language preservation, and training. Using the knowledge of a Project Consultant and implem...

GrantWatch ID#: 180212

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Improve Educational Opportunities for Children...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, community organizations, public education foundations, and after-school programs in multiple locations for education and literacy programming for students of all ages. Funding is intended to support programs that improve opportunities for students in school districts in which the Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 180299

Awards to Canada Authors for Contributions to the Field of Literature

Deadline 07/15/20

Awards to Canada authors to acknowledge exceptional contributions to the field of literature. Nominations are invited for newly published pieces which provide readers with unique and informed perspectives. Books that are eligible for this award should be in the nonfiction genre.

GrantWatch ID#: 181425

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits for Programs and Activities to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations for programs and activities to benefit the local community in eligible locations. Focus areas include literacy, youth development, early childhood education, K-12 education, culture, and community. Funding is intended to support south Douglas communities including Canyonville, Riddl...

GrantWatch ID#: 181504

Grants to Hawaii and Territories Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Strengthen Low and Moderat...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Hawaii and eligible territories nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that strengthen low and moderate-income communities where the funding source has a presence. Funding is also available for major capital requests that address high-impact community needs. Funding is intended for organizations in Haw...

GrantWatch ID#: 187429

Awards to USA School Libraries to Recognize Exemplary Programming

Deadline 07/15/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA school libraries to recognize outstanding programming. Eligible recipients are libraries in K-8 private and public schools, and eligible focus areas of humanities programming include: arts and culture, languages, and social studies. The program should be coordinated and initiated by the school libra...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094

Grants to Wisconsin Cultural Nonprofits and Agencies for Support During the Coronavirus Crisis

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Wisconsin nonprofit cultural organizations and related government agencies for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist organizations that offer public humanities programming and that face economic hardship due to the pandemic. Grants may be used for g...

GrantWatch ID#: 189546
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Grants to Texas Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Support Educational Programs and Materials

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to Texas nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to support educational programming and materials. Funding is intended for expenses related to academic tutoring for school children, financial literacy programs, computer and other job skills training, adult literacy programs, healthy lifestyle c...

GrantWatch ID#: 190989
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Grants to Mississippi Professional Artists for Support Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic

Deadline 07/17/20

Grants of up to $500 to Mississippi professional artists for support due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to address the needs of arts professionals throughout the State. Eligible disciplines include visual arts, fine art crafts, folk and traditional arts, film/media arts, and literary arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 176273
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Libraries, and IHEs to Increase Participat...

Deadline 07/17/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to New York government agencies, nonprofit organizations, school districts, IHEs, and libraries in eligible locations to increase participation in the upcoming census. Funding is intended to support education and outreach activities for hard-to-count populations and/or those living in hard-to-reach...

GrantWatch ID#: 188183

Award to a USA Emerging Journalist in New England States to Recognize their Entry to the Fie...

Deadline 07/17/20

Award of up to $2,000 to a Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, or Connecticut emerging journalist to recognize their entry to the field of journalism. Eligible applicants include writers, reporters, copy editors, photographers, and page designers. Applicants must have less than five years’ experie...

GrantWatch ID#: 190854

Grants to USA Photojournalists for News Stories on Underreported Topics

Deadline 07/19/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA photojournalists for news stories that cover underreported topics. Funding is intended to assist with costs of reporting stories that address current systemic problems including, but not limited to, the effect of the Coronavirus pandemic on disadvantaged communities, food insecurity, police brutalit...

GrantWatch ID#: 190722

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Workplace Safety Training Programs

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, including labor unions, community and faith-based organizations, employer associations, IHEs, and tribal and Native entities to support workforce health and safety training initiatives. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 154627

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Faith-Based Organizations, IHEs, and Tribes to Develop Materials f...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, including labor unions, community and faith-based organizations, IHEs, employer associations, and tribal and Native entities to develop materials for occupational safety education and training programs. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended...

GrantWatch ID#: 186007

Grants to Florida Nonprofits, Agencies, and Public Institutions for Public Humanities Programs

Deadline 07/22/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and public institutions to plan and implement humanities programs that serve public audiences. Funding is intended to help preserve the state's history and heritage, encourage civic engagement, promote community dialogue, and offer communities the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 176640

Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 07/22/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Practicing artists must be able to demonstrate a sustained commitment to their work, careers, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958
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Grants to Texas Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for a Range of Projects that Benefi...

Deadline 07/22/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Texas nonprofits, faith-based organizations, and governmental entities in eligible areas for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support high-quality charitable, educational, literary, civic, religious, or scientific projects. Eligible activities benefit the...

GrantWatch ID#: 189459
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Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, Agencies, School Districts, and Churches to Enhance the Lives...

Deadline 07/24/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Missouri nonprofit organizations, government entities, school districts, and churches in eligible areas to improve the quality of life in local communities. Funding is intended to address the most vital and pressing needs of area residents. Program areas include community development, social servi...

GrantWatch ID#: 145183
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Awards to Maryland Artists and Collaborative Groups to Honor Artistic Excellence and Promote...

Deadline 07/24/20

Awards to Maryland artists and collaborative groups to recognize and honor outstanding achievements in a range of artistic disciplines. Awards are intended to support artistic development and practice, and to further the endeavor of both individuals and groups. Applications will currently be accepted in the visual and medi...

GrantWatch ID#: 172649

Grants and In-Kind Support to Delaware Licensed Childcare Programs to Expand and Improve Ser...

Deadline 07/24/20

Grants and in-kind technical assistance to Delaware licensed childcare programs to improve or expand childcare programs in eligible low-income areas. Funding is intended to support programs that serve infants and toddlers, children with special needs, English language learners, or for programs that provide childcare during...

GrantWatch ID#: 180613