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Historic Preservation and rehabilitation of land, homes, libraries, museums, film, art, cultural and religious resources. Historic preservation of historical buildings and preservation of historical landmarks.

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Grants to Kansas Nonprofits to Engage Public Audiences in the Humanities

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants of up to $3,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Kansas nonprofit organizations to engage public audiences with humanities themes. Examples of possible project formats include film and book discussions, museum exhibitions, radio documentaries, short documentary film production, full-length documentary film production,...

GrantWatch ID#: 173400

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies to Redevelop and Preserve Properties in Erie ...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, local agencies, and municipal authorities to redevelop, preserve, and enhance vacant and underused buildings in Erie County. Funding is intended to encourage investment and strengthen neighborhoods, commercial districts, and communities. Anchor buildin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183434

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions for Historical ...

Deadline 09/13/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

Grants of over $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, local government and state units, tribes, and educational institutions to preserve and enhance access to historical and cultural resources within the State. Pre-applications must be submitted before submitting full proposals. Applicants are required to register i...

GrantWatch ID#: 168140

Grants to New York Local Governments for Efforts to Mitigate Climate Change

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to New York cities, counties, villages, towns, and boroughs for projects to address climate change mitigation. Funding is designated for assessment, planning, and inventory projects, as well as implementation projects that will advance efforts to address climate change. Funds are available fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181578

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Churches for Activities that Promote Tour...

Deadline 07/25/19

Grants to South Carolina nonprofits, religious organizations, governmental units, and associations for projects that strengthen the tourism industry in Charleston. Funding will be primarily provided for tourism advertising and promotion, arts and cultural events, and civic and cultural facility operation, construction, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 172686

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Environment, Youth, and Community D...

Deadline 08/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 and grants ranging from $15,001 to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies for innovative and emerging programs that improve the quality of life of communities in Monterey County. Funding is intended to address important issues in the following five areas: com...

GrantWatch ID#: 180122

Grants to Essex County, New Jersey Nonprofits and Agencies for Local Arts and Historical Pro...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Essex County, New Jersey nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support local cultural and historical programming. Funding may be requested for specific arts and history programs and projects. Qualifying organizations may also request general operating support. Grant Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173543

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

Deadline 08/02/19

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

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 Dorchester County, Maryland Nonprofits, Museums, and Local Governments to Promote ...

Deadline 08/07/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 and grants ranging from $50 to $500 to Dorchester County, Maryland nonprofit organizations, museums, and municipalities to promote tourism throughout the County. Funding is intended to support activities such as natural resource projects, preservation planning, research, and professional ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185119

Grants to Northwest Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Benefit Local Com...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants of up to $7,500 to Northwest Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible counties to benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support projects and programs in the areas of education, arts and culture, health, environmental preservation, problem gaming, historic preservation, and publi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177338

Grants to New York Counties and Municipalities for the Development of Coastal and Riverfront ...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to New York cities, towns, villages, and counties for revitalization projects along coastal areas and designated water inlets. Funding is intended to support the preparation or implementation of waterfront and community revitalization projects through the following categories: - Preparing or Updating a Local Wate...

GrantWatch ID#: 156105

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, and Churches to Improve the Quality of Life of ...

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, governmental bodies, and churches for projects to improve the quality of life of residents in the Greater Johnstown region. Funding is intended to support workforce and business development, develop recreational amenities, improve transportation options, and fight blight in C...

GrantWatch ID#: 186361

Grants to Sarasota County, Florida Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve Historical Sites

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants of up to $3,000 to Sarasota County, Florida nonprofit organizations and agencies to preserve historical sites. Funding is intended for historic rehabilitation, including preventive maintenance, national register designations, and capital projects. Criteria - Historic Merit: Degree of Historic Merit and impact o...

GrantWatch ID#: 160589

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural Programming in the MetroWest Region

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants typically ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to support arts and cultural programming throughout the MetroWest region. Funding may be requested for arts education, performing arts activities, gallery exhibitions, and historic preservation. Through its Fund for the Arts & Cult...

GrantWatch ID#: 173565

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and Conservation Districts to Improve Water Quality

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and conservation districts for the implementation of projects to protect drinking water resources and address known water quality impairments. Nonprofit organizations must be prequalified in the online grants system prior to submitting an application. Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 181313

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for the Conservation of Local Waters in the MetroWest Regi...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to support and promote the conservation of local waters in the MetroWest region. Funding may be requested for research, advocacy, infrastructure and the inclusion of traditionally under-represented voices. The Foundation for MetroWest especially seeks to s...

GrantWatch ID#: 186017

Grants to USA Nonprofits Supporting Wildlife Sanctuaries to Enhance Organizational Effective...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits supporting wildlife sanctuaries or refuges, to enhance the effectiveness of the organizations. Funding is intended to aid organizations in strengthening their expertise to develop and execute projects, expand and increase their capacity and skills, gain and build comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 153068

Grants to Somerset County, New Jersey Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Local History Progr...

Deadline 08/16/19

Grants to Somerset County, New Jersey nonprofit organizations, units of local government, institutions of higher education, and faith-based organizations for programs with a focus on local or state history. Funding is intended to support general operating expenses and specific projects such as historic preservation researc...

GrantWatch ID#: 182134

Grants to New York Municipalities, Nonprofits, For-Profits, Consulting Firms, and Institutio...

Deadline 08/02/19

Grants to New York nonprofits, for-profits, consulting firms, municipalities, and academic institutions to develop municipal plans to manage the Hudson River Estuary watershed area. Projects must involve at least two municipalities. Funding is intended to restore aquatic habitat connectivity for herring and eel, reduce loc...

GrantWatch ID#: 186244

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 Colorado and New Mexico Agencies, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Special Districts for Conse...

Deadline 08/08/19

Grants to Colorado and New Mexico agencies, nonprofits, IHEs, schools, and special districts for conservation projects related to the headwaters of the Rio Grande. Funding is intended to improve and maintain headwater streams in order to preserve the habitats of various fish and wildlife. This grant program will provide...

GrantWatch ID#: 186309

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals in Eligible States to...

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants starting at $20,000 to Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming nonprofit organizations, government agencies, businesses, individuals, tribes, and educational institutions to restore, enhance, and conserve sagebrush habitat. Priority is given to projects that include a focus on restoration and enhancement...

GrantWatch ID#: 181729

Grants to Montana Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Recreation and Tourism Opportunities

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Montana nonprofit organizations and city, county, and Tribal governments for projects that enhance and develop the state's recreation and tourism industry. Funding may be used for facility construction and upgrades, arts, heritage, and cultural preservation, and niche product development. Funds are awarded annua...

GrantWatch ID#: 172624

Grants to New York Conservation Districts to Reduce Watershed Pollution from Agricultural So...

Deadline 07/22/19

Grants to New York soil and water conservation districts and groups of conservation districts for the reduction and prevention of nonpoint source pollution in state watersheds. Funding is intended to support planning activities and projects to implement agricultural best management practice systems. The New York State ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179489

Grants to Washington, DC Longstanding Small Businesses to Expand or Relocate to Eligible Com...

Deadline 07/22/19

Grants to Washington, DC longstanding small businesses for business relocation or expansion projects. Businesses must be located in or seeking to relocate to eligible priority commercial corridors. Funding is intended to create new job opportunities, impact emerging commercial corridors, increase the District's tax base, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186253

Grants to Jones County, North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Meet Community N...

Deadline 07/23/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Jones County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and religious entities for programs that meet the needs of the local community. Funding is intended to support a broad range of focus areas including education, human services, basic needs, arts, historical ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171853

Grants to Harnett County, North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Meet Community...

Deadline 07/23/19

Grants typically ranging from $500 to $1,800 Harnett County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and religious entities for programs that meet the needs of the local community. Funding is intended to support a broad range of focus areas including education, human services, basic nee...

GrantWatch ID#: 171854

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Improve Waste Manag...

Deadline 10/11/19 Conference Date: 07/23/19 LOI Date: 09/13/19

Grants to Missouri nonprofit organizations, municipalities, counties, public institutions, private businesses and individuals to enhance waste reduction and recycling. Large grant applicants are required to submit a preliminary application before applying. A very strong preference will be given for projects that will lead ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138562

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

Deadline 09/12/19 Conference Date: 07/23/19

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 USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives and organizations that are national in scope. Applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grants to Colorado Tax Agencies in Eligible Communities to Construct and Maintain Public Re...

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to Colorado tax agencies and districts in eligible communities, and government agencies and nonprofit organizations under their sponsorship, for the creation and maintenance of open areas accessible to the public. First-time applicants are required to contact staff prior to submitting an application. The Adams C...

GrantWatch ID#: 184989
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Grants to Arizona Organizations, Agencies, and Individuals to Restore and Repair State Water...

Deadline 09/06/20 Conference Date: 07/24/19

Grants to Arizona organizations, state, local, and tribal agencies, individuals, and political subdivisions to restore and conserve state river and riparian water resources. Funding is available for three project categories: water conservation projects, capital projects, and research. The purpose of the program is the imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 184130

Grants to New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania Organizations to Preserve Land and Water Re...

Deadline 07/25/19

Grants starting at $75,000 to New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania organizations for land purchases and easements that promote the protection of forestland along the Delaware River watershed. Funding is intended to restore and protect water sources in forestland and farm buffer lands along the watershed. The Delaware ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186162

Grants to Tennessee Local Governments to Salvage and Preserve Permanent Government Records

Deadline 09/06/19 Conference Date: 07/25/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Tennessee municipal and county governments to restore, salvage, and preserve permanent archival records. Funds are intended to purchase supplies, furnishings, devices, and services that improve the preservation of collections, optimize operations, and enhance locator and inventory control. Dir...

GrantWatch ID#: 162327

Grants to USA Native Organizations and Individuals in Northwest States to Revitalize Endange...

Deadline 08/13/19 Conference Date: 07/25/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana nonprofit Native American organizations, tribal agencies, and individual Native artists who are working to revitalize endangered Native art forms, practices, and knowledge. Funding is intended for both project and general support. Goals: 1. Promote and p...

GrantWatch ID#: 172626

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

Deadline 09/16/19 Conference Date: 07/25/19

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

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Municipalities to Maintain and Improve Outdoor Trails

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants starting at $5,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to New York nonprofit organizations and municipalities for the development and maintenance of trails for recreational use. Nonprofit applicants must pre-qualify before applying. Projects may involve motorized, non-motorized, and diverse-use recreational trails. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 159081

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Benefit Outer Banks Residents

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to address needs and improve lives in Dare County and the Outer Banks. Applicants must contact the staff before submitting a proposal. Program areas include arts and culture, animal welfare, children and/or youth, disaster relief or preventi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167423

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies for Parks, Recreation, and Preservation Projects

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to New York government agencies and nonprofit organizations for the planning, acquisition, improvement, and development of parks, heritage areas, and historic properties. Nonprofit applicants must pre-qualify before applying. Funding is intended to cover costs related to design and professional fees, archaeology, pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 171882

Grants to Richardson, Texas Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts Events and Projects Benefiting ...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to Richardson, Texas nonprofit organizations and government entities for public arts events, performances, and projects benefiting local residents. Funding is intended to support the promotion, enhancement, and application of a broad range of art forms, as well as historic preservation and restoration. The City...

GrantWatch ID#: 172632

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

Deadline 08/23/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

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 USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Enhance Access to Historical and Cultural Col...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, and South Carolina nonprofit organizations to improve public access to collections that highlight the unique culture, heritage, and history of eligible communities. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Eligible communities include the Chicago region counties of Il...

GrantWatch ID#: 178954

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Land Conservation and Stewardship in th...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to South Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects in land preservation and stewardship in the Lowcountry. New applicants and those applying for new projects should contact the Foundation before applying. Funding may be used throughout the region, with a focus on five areas: South Low...

GrantWatch ID#: 179260

Grants to Howard County, Indiana Nonprofits for Health, Education, Social Services, Civic, a...

Deadline 08/23/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

Grants to Howard County, Indiana nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of life for residents, specifically in the areas of health, education, culture, civic affairs, and community beautification. First-time applicants must contact the Foundation to discuss grant proposals prior t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180818

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies for Land Resources Stewar...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support landscape-scale stewardship and preservation activities throughout the Chicago region. Funding may be requested for both projects and general operating support. This program supports efforts throughout the Chicago regi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181406

Grants to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Water Improvement Projects

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants ranging between $2,500 and $5,000 and grants ranging between $10,000 and $50,000 to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for water improvement projects. Funds are available for small implementable projects and for large-scale restoration projects. Clean water is a priority for partners across al...

GrantWatch ID#: 185854

Grants to New Hampshire Coastal Municipalities to Plan and Prepare for Coastal Hazards

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants to New Hampshire coastal municipalities and municipal consultants for planning and capacity building related to coastal hazards. Funding is intended to enhance preparation for and recovery from storms, rising sea levels, and hurricanes. Eligible municipalities include Dover, Durham, Exeter, Greenland, Hampton, Hampt...

GrantWatch ID#: 186090

Grants to Calgary Area, Alberta Charities to Support Grassroots Initiatives that Strengthen N...

Deadline 07/29/19

Grants of up to $7,500 to Calgary Area, Alberta registered charities to support local initiatives that foster a sense of belonging in the community. Applicants are requested to contact staff prior to applying. Eligible registered charities will use a community development approach and have meaningful project leadership rol...

GrantWatch ID#: 164757

Grants to Hawaii and Northern California Nonprofits for Programs in Conservation, Health, and...

Deadline 07/29/19

Grants to Northern California and Hawaii nonprofit organizations for programs and projects in the fields of education, conservation, and healthcare. Funding is intended for programs that preserve the planet's natural resources; allow children and youth to thrive; provide adequate care for underserved populations; and suppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 172913