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Grants to Georgia and South Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies in the Augusta Area for Communi...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Georgia and South Carolina nonprofits and public entities in the Augusta area for programs that address community needs. Program areas include arts and culture, youth enrichment and education, health and the environment, and people in need. Currently, funding is given to applications in the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181288

Grants to Northern Canada Teams of Organizations and Individuals to Address Community Needs

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Northern Canadian diverse teams of organizations and individuals for programs and projects that address community needs and challenges. Nominated teams should address the root causes, rather than the symptoms of priority issue areas in the Canadian Arctic. Geographically, the impacts of the proposed project must...

GrantWatch ID#: 174884

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 03/20/19 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must first submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following three goals: lifelong learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grant to a New Mexico Nonprofit, School, or Agency to Promote Academic Success for Middle Sch...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grant of $50,000 to a Central New Mexico nonprofit, educational institution, or government entity to foster academic and personal success for middle school children in Central New Mexico. Funding is intended to advance the future personal, educational, and professional pathways of 6th through 8th-grade students. Eligible i...

GrantWatch ID#: 184102

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Nonprofits for Health, Education, Financial Stability, Hunger, ...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit residents of the Southwest area of the state. Proposals should address issues in the areas of health, education, financial stability, hunger, and safety and wellbeing. Grants can be used for projects such as: program work including p...

GrantWatch ID#: 174741

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, LEAs, IHEs, and Libraries for Literacy and Adult Educat...

Deadline 08/27/18 LOI Date: 08/15/18

Grants to South Carolina nonprofits, libraries, local education agencies, IHEs, and housing authorities to help immigrants and other English language learners the skills they need to succeed in the workforce. This program encompasses training and employment services, as well as adult education and literacy programs. In...

GrantWatch ID#: 183492

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple Regio...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, government agencies, libraries, and schools in multiple regions for K-12 programs in general and STEM education. Applicants must first contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. The Monsanto Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Provide Legal Assistance to State Residents

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Illinois nonprofits for programs and services that help Illinois residents understand how to use the legal system to resolve a problem. Funds may be used to support legal information centers that operate as a starting point for people who wish to use the legal system, and legal information projects that complemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 144780

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Provide Free Legal Assistance that Helps State Residents Na...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Illinois nonprofits to provide free legal advice and assistance to litigants or potential litigants to allow them to effectively navigate the legal system regarding non-criminal and traffic matters. Eligible assistance programs must be based in a publicly accessible location, such as a library, courthouse, or com...

GrantWatch ID#: 144781

Grants to Texas Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Public Humanities Programming

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 08/15/18

Grants to Texas nonprofits, schools, IHEs, and government agencies to support a broad range of humanities projects serving public audiences. The deadline for letters of intent or application drafts is February 15. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. The Humanities Texas Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 154116

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Springfield, Agawam, Chicopee, Feeding Hills, Longmeadow, Westfield, Huntington, East Longmeadow, Ludlow, Holyoke, and Indian Orch...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185

Grants to Texas and Texarkana, Arkansas Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Activities tha...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Texas and Arkansas nonprofit organizations, tribal and government agencies, and public school systems to benefit low- and moderate-income residents in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programming in education, community development, arts and culture, human services, civic engagement, and the...

GrantWatch ID#: 157290

Grants to Watertown Area, Connecticut Nonprofits for One-Time Capital Improvement Projects

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Watertown Area, Connecticut nonprofit organizations for capital improvement projects. Consideration will be given to non-recurring improvement projects rather than annual requests such as equipment or uniform replacements. The proposed capital expenditure must conform to the Foundation By-Law ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158037

Grants to San Francisco Bay Area, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Greater San Francisco Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs serving charitable, literary, scientific, educational, and religious purposes. Eligible applicants are located in Alameda, Marin, Contra Costa, San Mateo, San Francisco, Solano, Santa Clara, and Sonoma Counties. The Foundation has ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159672

Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Pr...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania nonprofits, religious organizations, municipalities, libraries, and schools for programs that benefit the local communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent to the Foundation before applying. The Foundation has provided funding to organizations fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 167070

Grants to Fairfield County, Connecticut Nonprofits for Youth, Arts, Women, Economy, and Heal...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Fairfield County, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and public charities for specific programs and projects that focus on the areas of youth (up to age 25), women and girls, economic security, the arts, and promoting local nonprofit sustainability. Priorities and strategies for each of these focus areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 172666

Grants to Idaho Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, Schools, Corporations, and Groups for Hum...

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 08/15/18

Grants to Idaho nonprofits, government agencies, schools, corporations, IHEs, groups, teachers, and individuals for a broad range of humanities projects. Projects will engage state citizens in history, literature, ethics, philosophy, archaeology, languages, art history, and other humanities disciplines. The Humanities ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173127

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Large-Scale Public Humanities...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $8,000 to South Carolina nonprofits, agencies, and educational organizations for public humanities programs and projects. Eligible projects must have a humanities discipline that is central to the program. This program component is intended for activities that are large in scale. SC Humanit...

GrantWatch ID#: 176755

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Safety, and Arts and Culture Programs

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations for programs in a broad range of focus areas, including education, environment, community enhancement, safety and wellness, and arts and culture. Applicants must be located within the service area of the Funding Source. More information about the funding categories: Education...

GrantWatch ID#: 178088

Grants to Utah Library Organizations for Staff Professional Development Activities

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Utah library organizations for staff professional development opportunities. Funding may be used for library training programs that will ultimately improve services for library patrons. As appropriate, training programs may include volunteers, advocates, library board members, and other supports. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179630

Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Human Services, Environmen...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to New Mexico nonprofit organizations, as well as qualified tribal and governmental agencies, including public school systems, for arts, education, environment, civic engagement, human services, and community development. The Foundation directs their contributions to nonprofit organizations that work to advance t...

GrantWatch ID#: 179941

Grants to Idaho Schools and Nonprofits for PreK-12 Educational Initiatives

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 to Idaho nonprofit organizations and schools to enhance the quality of education for PreK-12 students. Funding may be requested in support of charter schools, preschool access, public schools, public school libraries, and supplemental educational programs. Grants will fall into fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180105

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, IHEs, and Artists for Short-Term Arts Projec...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Nevada artists, nonprofits, schools, public institutions, and IHEs to support short-term arts projects. First-time applicants and those previously declared ineligible must submit a proposal draft for review at least 45 days prior to the deadline. Quarterly Jackpot Grants support new or exempla...

GrantWatch ID#: 180488

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Housing, Community Service, and Economic Development

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to improve quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Special consideration will be given to programs and organizations that support and promote community development, or benefit disadvantaged or low- and moderate-income households in the f...

GrantWatch ID#: 182201

Grants to Central Louisiana Nonprofits, Churches, and Hospitals for Programs that Address Co...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,000 to Central Louisiana nonprofits, churches, and hospitals for programs that benefit local residents. Programs may fall in the areas of arts and culture, literacy and education, environment or historic preservation, or community development. The 12 parish service area includes Allen, Av...

GrantWatch ID#: 184018

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Individuals, and Agencies for Community Arts Programs in Lewi...

Deadline 09/15/18 Conference Date: 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $300 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, individuals artists, municipal agencies, libraries, and tribal organizations for community arts initiatives in eligible counties. New applicants must attend a training workshop prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to promote arts exp...

GrantWatch ID#: 173939

Grants to Davidson County, North Carolina Nonprofits, Schools & Public Agencies to Benefit L...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Davidson County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations, congregations, governmental and educational institutions to improve the quality of life for Davidson County and Lexington area local residents. Priority will be given to requests for projects and programs that address a community need. G...

GrantWatch ID#: 146371

Grants to Union County, North Carolina Nonprofits for Teacher Development, Disabilities, and ...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants to Union County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations, congregations, governmental agencies, and educational institutions for programs that address community needs and improve the lives of local residents. Eligible organizations are expected to address one of the following target areas: A. Broad charitable purp...

GrantWatch ID#: 146374

Grants to California Nonprofits for Health, Education, and Enrichment Programs for Children ...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to California nonprofits for health, education, and enrichment programs for children and youth in Monterey County. Priority is given to preventative efforts, like early-childhood projects, as well as to character-building and educational enhancement programs. Proposals wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 172387

Grants to Orange County, Florida PreK-8 Public School Teachers to Purchase Books for Classro...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants of up to $500 to Orange County, Florida public school teachers to purchase non-fiction books for PreK-8th-grade students. The goal of this program is to provide students with supplementary reading resources that will improve classroom learning and literacy. Funding is intended to help teachers update classroom li...

GrantWatch ID#: 172557

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits for Enrichment Programming for Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit disadvantaged middle school youth in Marin, Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco counties. Funding is specifically intended to support programming for a variety of high-quality enrichment opportunities t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174255

Grants to New Mexico Nonprofit Literacy Providers for Organizational Support

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $30,000 to New Mexico nonprofit organizations to provide basic literacy services to adults at or below the 6th grade reading level. Funding is intended to support the general operations of programs that primarily serve adults and utilize volunteer tutors in a one-to-one setting. The NMCL w...

GrantWatch ID#: 175587

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Sponsor Local Events and Support Fundraisin...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies to support events and fundraisers taking place within the funding source’s service area. Eligible towns include Bethlehem, Beacon Falls, Cheshire, Bridgewater, Litchfield, Goshen, Morris, Middlebury, New Milford, Naugatuck, Oxford, Prosp...

GrantWatch ID#: 179799

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Agencies, and Groups for Humanities Programming

Deadline 08/20/18

Grants of over $1,000 to Montana nonprofits, schools, IHEs, government agencies, and groups to support a broad range of humanities projects serving public audiences. Applicants should consult with program staff prior to applying. All supported projects must have the following features: -A central focus in the humanitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 179925

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Humanities Media Documentary P...

Deadline 08/20/18

Grants ranging from $8,000 to $10,000 to Montana nonprofits, schools, IHEs, government agencies, and groups for humanities-oriented film, video, radio, and internet-based documentary projects. Applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. This program is intended to provide funding for major proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 181325

Grants to Maryland Title I Schools for PreK-8 Literacy Programs

Deadline 09/17/18 Conference Date: 08/20/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Maryland Title I schools for PreK-8 literacy programs. Funding is intended for evidence-based programs that will help students achieve appropriate literacy proficiency by the end of 8th grade. Priority will be given to programs serving a high concentration of students living in poverty. Applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 184184

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, and Recreation Program...

Deadline 08/21/18

Grants totaling $10,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations to benefit residents of Saluda. First-time applicants must first contact the funding source. Funding may be requested for civic events occurring in Saluda, special projects, and capital funding. Funding is For: - Civic events in Saluda, which are open to...

GrantWatch ID#: 146008

Grants to Texas Nonprofits in New Braunfels and Comal County for Basic Needs, Health, Educat...

Deadline 08/22/18

Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations for activities that address community needs in New Braunfels and Comal County. Funding is intended for the focus areas of basic needs, physical and mental health, education, youth, family, and senior services, community development, and capacity building. Funding area details: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180013

Grants to Moore County, North Carolina Nonprofits and Schools for Local Arts Activities

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants to Moore County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations and schools to support local arts activities. The purpose of this grant is to provide citizens with access to high-quality arts experiences. Priority will be given to the programs and operations of qualified arts organizations. Lower priority will be given to a...

GrantWatch ID#: 147849

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

Deadline 08/24/18

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects involving the history of public health and/or medicine. Fellows will use a specialized research library in New York City. Applicants may be from any academic discipline, and preference is given to those in the early stage of their caree...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial and Banking Literacy for Vulnerable Populations

Deadline 12/14/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide consumer education or information, or financial literacy or education. Applicants must submit an LOI before submitting a full application. A special emphasis is placed on issues related to large financial institutions, basic banking, access to financial services, retail bank...

GrantWatch ID#: 166138

Grants to Vermont Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Humanities Projects

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Vermont nonprofit organizations, schools, government agencies, and higher education institutions to support a broad range of humanities projects. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Eligible types of requests include public humanities programming, educational out...

GrantWatch ID#: 179173

Grants to Tippecanoe County, Indiana Nonprofits for Community Programs

Deadline 08/28/18

Grants averaging $750 to Tippecanoe County, Indiana nonprofits to promote the welfare, happiness, education and development of community residents. Of particular interest are the aged, young, poor, special needs individuals, helpless, unfortunate, and underprivileged. Funding is also intended to further religious, charitab...

GrantWatch ID#: 150564

Grants to Broomfield County, Colorado Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Science, Arts, ...

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants to Colorado nonprofits, libraries, and schools for science, arts, and culture programs that will benefit the greater Broomfield County community. Priority is given to new, unique, or innovative programs that address unmet needs in science, art, or culture. Collaboration is strongly encouraged. Special considerati...

GrantWatch ID#: 175035

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Projects Serving Public Audiences

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for a range of humanities projects serving the general public. This program supports a variety of forms of audience engagement. Applications should follow the parameters set out below for one of the following three categories: Community Convers...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Schools and IHEs for Health, Education, and Community Bene...

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to Mississippi nonprofit organizations, schools, and IHEs to benefit residents of Forrest, Covington, Lamar, Jones, Jefferson Davis, Pearl River, Perry, and Marion Counties. Areas of interest include health and education, though consideration will also be given to activities falling under other c...

GrantWatch ID#: 183535

Grants to Maine Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Financial Education and Community Dev...

Deadline 08/30/18

Grants to Maine nonprofits for programs and projects that promote education, particularly in the area of financial literacy, in communities where the funding source operates. Funding priority will also be provided for community and economic development programs and initiatives, including programs that promote job creation,...

GrantWatch ID#: 176256

Grants to Allegany County, New York Nonprofits for Social, Educational, Civic, and Cultural ...

Deadline 08/30/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to New York nonprofits for social, educational, civic, and cultural projects that bring significant benefit to the residents of Allegany County. Priority will be given to special projects that are non-recurring rather than campaigns to fund general operations. Area service organizations l...

GrantWatch ID#: 180795

Grants to Nebraska Municipalities and Counties to Invest in Community Infrastructure

Deadline 08/30/18

Grants to Nebraska counties and municipalities, excluding Omaha, Lincoln, Grand Island, and Bellevue, for the development of public infrastructure. Examples of eligible projects include streets, sewer and water systems, senior centers, community centers, daycare centers, parks, and libraries. Community Development Bloc...

GrantWatch ID#: 181203

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promo...

Deadline 09/28/18 Conference Date: 08/30/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Eligible artists must partner with a fiscal sponsor in order to apply. Priority will be given to organizations and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939