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Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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Awards to Arizona PreK-12 Public Schools and Public Charter Schools for Educational Excellence

Deadline 01/11/19

Awards of $500 to Arizona PreK-12 district and charter public schools that demonstrate educational excellence. Winning schools will demonstrate sustained high achievement or significant improvement, as well as an exceptional ability to meet students' academic and non-academic needs. The A+ School of Excellenceâ„¢ Progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175507

In-Kind Support to Minnesota Schools, Districts, Local Governments, and Development Organizati...

Deadline 01/04/19

In-kind support to Minnesota schools, school districts, county and city governments, Tribes, and development and planning organizations to assist with the development of plans for better school transportation safety. Applicants must contact their regional development organizations or program staff to discuss their intent t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183145

Grants to Idaho Affiliates of the Funding Source for K-12 STEM Projects

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Idaho affiliates of the Funding Source, in collaboration with libraries, schools, and community organizations, for hands-on projects to engage K-12 students in STEM subjects. Priority is given to projects serving rural, underrepresented, first-generation, low-income, or female students. SGC is es...

GrantWatch ID#: 184491

Grants to Southern New Mexico Nonprofits for Education, Self Sufficiency, and Health Programs

Deadline 01/14/19

Grants to Southern New Mexico nonprofits and agencies for programs in the areas of education, health, and self-sufficiency. Applicants must attend a mandatory training workshop. Funding is intended to make a significant difference in the lives of local residents. More details on the goals of the focus areas are as foll...

GrantWatch ID#: 139717

Grants to Delaware Nonprofits and Agencies for Local Environmental Improvement Projects

Deadline 01/04/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Delaware nonprofits, educational institutions, community and civic organizations, and local and state government agencies for projects to improve environmental conditions in local communities. Funding is intended to support communities that have been affected by direct violations of environmental...

GrantWatch ID#: 184680

Grants to Warwick, Rhode Island Nonprofits and Agencies for Economic Development and Communi...

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to Warwick, Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects aimed at community revitalization and economic growth. Funding is intended to support programs and services that benefit low and moderate income communities in the areas of Housing, Public Services, Community Fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 177097

Grants to California Local Educational Agencies for Teacher Training on Environmental Educati...

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants of $72,000 to California LEAs for professional development workshops for teachers to integrate environmental literacy into K-12 curricula. Funding is intended to provide educators with the tools, training, and networking necessary to provide students with quality, standards-based education around environmental issue...

GrantWatch ID#: 184724

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits, IHEs, LEAs, and Agencies to Employ Volunteer Staff for Comm...

Deadline 12/18/18

Grants to New Jersey nonprofit organizations, LEAs, IHEs, government agencies, and labor organizations to employ volunteer staff to carry out community services. Applicants must attend a technical assistance session and submit a notice of intent to apply before applying. AmeriCorps is a national service network that pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 139958

Matching Grants to Eligible Illinois Public School Districts to Expand Access to Broadband I...

Deadline 01/25/19

Matching grants to Illinois public school districts to expand school access to high speed broadband internet. Applicants are required to complete a pre-qualification process before applying for this grant. Funding is intended to help districts cover the non-discounted project costs for special construction and to enable ev...

GrantWatch ID#: 184695

Grants to Colorado School Districts, Charter Schools, and School Boards for Capital Improvem...

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants to Colorado school districts, school boards, and charter schools to construct and renovate school structures and facilities. Charter schools must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended for any capital improvement initiative that will result in improved health, security, safety, and technology. Projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 179361

Grants to Connecticut Organizations and Agencies for School-Based Primary and Dental Healthc...

Deadline 01/10/19

Grants to Connecticut organizations, community agencies, and individuals to provide healthcare services at community schools. Funding is intended to support facilities serving Pre K-12 students that offer primary healthcare, dental care, health promotion and education, mental and behavioral health, and outreach. The Sta...

GrantWatch ID#: 184757

Grants to Mahoning Valley, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve Communities and...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants between $1,000 and $5,000 and larger grants of over $5,000 to Mahoning Valley, Ohio nonprofits, schools, agencies, and faith-based organizations to improve local communities and neighborhoods. For larger grants, applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Strategic priorities include commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 130997

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Southern States for Literary Events Featuring Touri...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Funding will support literary projects that contain a public reading as well as an e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in the Arrowhead Region for Local Arts ...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofits, schools, and agencies for local arts programming in Aitkin, Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, and St. Louis Counties. Funding may be used to exhibit, create, perform, or publish artistic works; or to present arts events by contracting the services of other organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 180631

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to New Jersey PreK-12 Schools to Host Professional Artist Residencies

Deadline 02/08/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Jersey PreK-12 schools to host classroom residencies with qualified professional artists. The purpose of this program is to give students and teachers the opportunity to learn more about the creative process. For the current year, preference will be given to residencies focusing on the perfor...

GrantWatch ID#: 176738

Grants to New York State Local Educational Agencies to Improve School Attendance and Academi...

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants starting at $45,000 to New York State local educational agencies (LEAs), including public school districts, BOCES, and charter schools, for services that enhance school attendance and academic achievement of homeless youth and children. Some applicants will be required to complete a pre-application prior to submitti...

GrantWatch ID#: 132135

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and IHEs to Host Educational Artist Re...

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, schools, government agencies, and institutions of higher education for long-term artist residencies. Funding is intended to support in-depth collaborations of K-12 teachers with artists, and artists with student groups, for projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 148963

Grants to New York City Neighborhood Groups and Schools for Community Projects in Low-Income...

Deadline 01/21/19

Grants of up to $3,000 to New York City resident-led groups and schools for community improvement projects. Priority is given to Title I public schools and groups in low-income neighborhoods. Funding is intended for projects that engage local residents on a volunteer basis to improve the local quality of life. Projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 176991

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, and Agencies for Historic Preservation Edu...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, and government agencies for educational activities related to the preservation and protection of historic places, structures, and properties. Funding is intended for projects such as presentations, lectures, workshops, booklets, brochures, readi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177704

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Schools for Artist Residencies and Arts Field Trips

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants to Southwest Minnesota public schools to host artist residencies or conduct arts-focused field trips where community involvement, educator training, pre-packaged theater events, and juried student art exhibits are included. Funding is intended to support projects and programs in schools located in the eighteen count...

GrantWatch ID#: 147581

Grants to Juneau, Alaska Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Health and Social Services Pro...

Deadline 03/06/19 LOI Date: 12/28/18

Grants to Juneau, Alaska nonprofit organizations, agencies, and schools to provide health and social services programs in the local community. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs and services that address the following social issues: homelessness, hospice, mental he...

GrantWatch ID#: 166939

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Businesses for Educational Projects...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants of approximately $12,000 to Washington, DC nonprofits, government agencies, faith-based organizations, educational institutions, and private enterprises for lead poisoning educational programs that benefit African and Latino residents in Wards 1, 4, and 5. Emphasis will be given to programs for parents and other car...

GrantWatch ID#: 181179

Grants to Pennsylvania IHEs, Nonprofits, Schools, and Businesses for Environmental Education

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Pennsylvania IHEs, nonprofits, schools, businesses, and conservation districts for environmental education programs. Funding is intended for programs that address climate change, water, and environmental justice on a local or regional level. General grants will be aw...

GrantWatch ID#: 163473

Grants to Greene County, Pennsylvania Teachers and Principals for Classroom Projects and Tea...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $500 to Greene County, Pennsylvania public school teachers and principals to provide equipment and supplies for special classroom activities. Funding is also available for professional development activities for teachers. Preference will be given to projects which are not necessarily covered...

GrantWatch ID#: 165321

Grants to Western New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Community Assets, Youth Spo...

Deadline 01/07/19

Grants ranging between $10,000 and $25,000 and grants ranging between $10,000 and $50,000 to Western New York nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for initiatives and programs in the areas of community assets, youth sports, caregivers, and design of and access to outdoor activities. The grants made...

GrantWatch ID#: 184928

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits to Grow and Strengthen Hockey Programs for Youth and Und...

Deadline 12/18/18

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit hockey organizations to grow and strengthen youth hockey programs in the state. Funding is intended to support programs that make youth hockey more accessible. Preference for grant funding is given to programs that serve underserved populations, or address children's health and education ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164950

Contracts for Services to California Agencies, LEAs, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Businesses for Ear...

Deadline 12/18/18

Contracts for services to California agencies, LEAs, tribal entities, IHEs, businesses, and other contractors for services for children ages birth to 13. Programs focused on ages birth to 3 will be given priority. Funding is intended for programs filling a child care need in underserved communities. The intent of this R...

GrantWatch ID#: 184761

Grants to New Jersey LEAs for Transitional Learning Programs for PreK-5 Students in Title I ...

Deadline 12/18/18

Grants to New Jersey Local Education Agencies that serve Title-I schools for programs that bridge early educational experiences for PreK-5 students. Required registrations may take several days to complete. Funding may be used to enhance and/or develop existing services for students, staff, and families. The Early Lear...

GrantWatch ID#: 184823

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19 Conference Date: 12/18/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Contracts for Services to Washington, DC Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Comprehens...

Deadline 12/19/18

Contracts for services to Washington, DC nonprofits, organizations, and businesses for programs to prepare children from birth to age five for school. Funding is intended for programs to give disadvantaged children a strong early education so that they arrive in kindergarten on par with their peers. The federally-funded...

GrantWatch ID#: 132633

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits for Recreation, Youth, Culture, and Preservation

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants to Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit communities in the City of Fredericksburg and the Counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania, and Stafford. Program areas include recreation, youth, and historic or cultural preservation. Funding Focus Areas: Promote Recreation Opportunities in the Communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 174929

Grants to Hawaii County, Hawaii Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Housing and Econom...

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants to Hawaii County, Hawaii nonprofit organizations, government agencies, community-based development organizations, and in some cases, for-profit organizations to address community and housing needs. Projects may involve economic development, public facilities enhancements, property acquisition, and rehabilitation and...

GrantWatch ID#: 178409

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Schools, Day Care Centers, and Museums to Protect Facilities ...

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants of up to $50,000 per facility to New York nonprofit organizations, non-public schools, day care centers, and museums for physical enhancements and security training to protect facilities against hate crimes. Applicants must pre-qualify in the grants system prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to ensure ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182484

Contracts for Services to Tennessee Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies in Eligible Countie...

Deadline 12/19/18

Contracts for services to Tennessee nonprofits, organizations, or businesses for programs to prepare children from birth to age five for school. Funding is intended for programs to give disadvantaged children a strong early education so that they arrive in kindergarten on par with their peers. Programs must serve families ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184818

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools in Eligible Counties for Ar...

Deadline 02/01/19 Conference Date: 12/19/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, and schools for arts projects in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support projects that result in the creation of artistic works and performances across a range of visual, media, performing, and literary art fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175625

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Counties for Projects to P...

Deadline 02/01/19 Conference Date: 12/19/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for arts related projects in Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, and Pine Counties. Funding is intended to support the creation of a strong community arts legacy by promoting arts and cultural heritage, arts acces...

GrantWatch ID#: 175735

Grants to Minnesota K-12 Schools in Eligible Counties for Arts Projects and Field Trips to E...

Deadline 02/01/19 Conference Date: 12/19/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Minnesota K-12 schools for programs that augment the art curriculum in educational insitutions in eligible counties. Funding is intended to promote artistic excellence in existing arts programs through special arts events and projects, arts-related field trips, and artistic residencies. Eligible c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179204

Grants to Washington K-12 School Districts to Reduce Lead Levels by Replacing Drinking Water...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants to Washington K-12 school districts to help schools replace drinking water fixtures that contribute to high levels of lead in drinking water. Funding may be used for new bubblers, water fountains, and kitchen taps. Districts may request funds to replace fixtures with lead content equal to or greater than 1 ppb, for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166724

Grants to Kentucky School Food Authorities For Food Service Equipment for Disadvantaged Popu...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Kentucky School Food Authorities for the purchase, replacement, and renovation of food service equipment. Funding is intended to improve nutrition, food safety, and energy efficiency in underserved public and private schools, school districts, and residential child care institutions. Kentucky...

GrantWatch ID#: 169090

Grants to Greater Glens Falls Area, New York for Culture, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants to Greater Glens Falls Area, New York nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in Warren, Washington, and Northern Saratoga Counties. The Foundation seeks to support organizations addressing social, human, educational and cultural needs. Priority will be given to requests for capital projects, equipmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 174746

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, School Districts, and Local Agencies for P...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations, school districts, and local agencies to benefit the public by planting or replanting trees in the area. Funding is intended for the purchase of trees and for materials that support tree plantation, such as soil, watering systems, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184731

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for the Appreciation...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits, government agencies, museums, and private and public schools for educational programs that promote fiber and textile arts. Funding is intended to further the appreciation and practice of both contemporary and traditional fiber arts, including su...

GrantWatch ID#: 184738

Grants to Alabama Nonprofits and Schools for Statewide Programs in Arts Education, Music, Dr...

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Alabama nonprofit organizations and schools for educational and community projects in the arts. Funding is intended to support innovative programs in dance, music, fine arts, drama, and folk arts, with priority given to arts education, creativity, and statewide impact. The purpose of the Alaba...

GrantWatch ID#: 176257

Grants to Utah Public School Educators and Administrators for STEM Education Projects

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of up to $1,500 to Utah public school educators and administrators to provide quality learning experiences in the STEM fields. Applications are invited for creative and innovative classroom-scale projects. Funding may be used for project materials, admission fees, or field trip travel.

GrantWatch ID#: 176459

Awards to Delaware County, Pennsylvania Educators for Outstanding Work in Education

Deadline 12/21/18

Awards to Delaware County, Pennsylvania educators to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of education. Award recipients will receive $1,000 for their school, a commemorative plaque, as well as $500 towards classroom expenses. Eligible nominees may be classroom teachers, librarians, therapists, and specialist...

GrantWatch ID#: 177100

Grants to Oregon and Washington Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and IHEs for K-12 Environment...

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $60,000 to Oregon and Washington schools, school districts, IHEs, nonprofits, community-based organizations, and government agencies for K-12 environmental education programs. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Projects may engage students with meaningful watershed lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 177166

Awards to Utah K-12 Educators who Demonstrate Outstanding Dedication to Students in the Gran...

Deadline 12/21/18

Awards of $1,000 to Utah K-12 educators in the Granite School District to recognize dedication to their students and their academic achievement. The purpose of this award is to honor educators who ensure their students are prepared for 21st-century challenges. Strong candidates have a track record of improving student achi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177634

Grants to Lowell, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Environment, Health, and H...

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and government entities in the Township of Lowell, the City of Lowell, and the Township of Vergennes for programs in the areas of education, health, community development, environment, arts and culture, human service, and recreation. Priority will be given to broad educational ini...

GrantWatch ID#: 179830

Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Basic Needs, ...

Deadline 02/08/19 LOI Date: 12/21/18

Grants to Westchester, New York, nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for programs that strengthen the community and improve the lives of local residents. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of promising futures and thriving comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180881