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Grants to South Plains Area, Texas Nonprofits for Basic Needs, Education, Youth, and Social ...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Texas nonprofit organizations for local community benefit initiatives in Lubbock and the surrounding South Plains area. Grants may be made for programs and projects in the areas of civic, social, and economic development; education and youth; and basic needs and self-sufficiency. The Foundation...

GrantWatch ID#: 175768

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

Awards to Jackson County, Michigan Teachers to Recognize Dedication to Local Youth

Deadline 10/18/19

Awards of $1,000 and an award of $5,000 to Jackson County, Michigan K-12 teachers to recognize their hard work and dedication to local youth. Funding is intended for professional development or classroom use. The Foundation seeks to honor innovative educators who go above and beyond to make a difference in their students' ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150659

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and For-Profits for Recycling Infrastructure Improvements in the...

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and for-profit businesses for recycling infrastructure improvements in the Greater Portland area. Funding is intended for investments in equipment, buildings, machinery, materials, and supplies, permit and licensing fees, professional services, and construction c...

GrantWatch ID#: 186214

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

Deadline 09/17/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 186237

Grants to Massachusetts Correctional Agencies to Provide Career and Technical Education Progr...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $80,000 to Massachusetts county and state correctional agencies for career and technical education programs for youth and adult offenders. Funding is intended to support the creation or improvement of education programs that prepare institutionalized individuals for in-demand, CORI-neutral ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 186755

Grants to North Carolina Artists in Eligible Counties for a Specific Project to Support Care...

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants of up to $1,500 to North Carolina artists in Chatham, Durham, Granville, Orange, and Person Counties to support a project that is crucial to the artist's career advancement. Funding is intended to support those that have mastered basic techniques and are attempting to launch a professional career or take an establis...

GrantWatch ID#: 172610

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

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

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

Deadline 09/16/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174585

Grants to Washington, DC Educational Agencies and Local Partners to Establish and Operate Com...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants to Washington, DC partnerships between local educational agencies and community groups to establish and operate a community school. Funding is intended to increase student attendance and provide literacy support in kindergarten through fifth grade. The goal of the grant is to test whether additional resources concur...

GrantWatch ID#: 186669

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Promote Arts and Culture, Healthy Bir...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to enhance the lives of residents in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, and Washington Counties. Some applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Priority will be given to programs and projects that promote healthy birth outcomes, arts and culture...

GrantWatch ID#: 173424

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

Deadline 09/16/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 169966

Grants to North Carolina Artists in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, and Columbus Counties fo...

Deadline 09/18/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to North Carolina individual artists and groups of artists in New Hanover, Brunswick, Pender, and Columbus Counties for professional development. Funding is intended for materials, equipment, new work, and career-development workshops. Eligible disciplines include music composition, visua...

GrantWatch ID#: 147810

Grants to Brooklyn, New York City Female Artists and Administrators for Professional Develop...

Deadline 09/19/19

Grants of $2,500 to New York City female artists and arts administrators in Brooklyn for professional development opportunities. Eligible activities include artist residencies, workshops, conferences, boot camps, and fellowships. Applications from women from underrepresented groups and ethnicities as well as women with dis...

GrantWatch ID#: 186453

Grants to North Carolina and South Carolina Artists in Eligible Counties for Professional De...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to North Carolina and South Carolina artists and groups of artists in eligible areas for professional development opportunities and equipment purchases or rentals. Artists must be located in the counties of Cleveland, Cabarrus, Gaston, Lincoln, Iredell, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Rutherford, Stanly, or Union, North Carolin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147816

Grants to New York City Arts Nonprofits, Artists, and Collectives for High-Quality Arts Proj...

Deadline 10/07/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to New York City arts nonprofits, artists, and artists collectives with small operating budgets to support high-quality arts activities that contribute to the local cultural life in the Bronx. First-time applicants must attend a workshop before applying.

GrantWatch ID#: 160875

Grants to Montreal, Quebec Organizations, Collectives, and Individual Artists for Touring Pe...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants to Montreal, Quebec professional organizations, artists collectives, and individual artists sponsored by an arts organization to support touring performances. Funding may be used for the creation, production, and presentation of performances, and for events or festivals. Eligible artistic disciplines include circus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174211

Fellowships to Nebraska Individual Artists to Recognize and Support Exemplary Artistic Work

Deadline 11/22/19

Fellowships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Nebraska individual artists to recognize and support exemplary artistic work. Funding is available in the areas of music and sound, choreography, theater and playwriting, and filmmaking and screenwriting. Applicants must be the originator of the work, not an interpreter of the w...

GrantWatch ID#: 175786

Grants to Prince George's County, Maryland Nonprofits for Economic Security, Education Progr...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Prince George's County, Maryland nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the economic security of local residents. Funding is intended to tackle poverty by providing support for educational programs, workforce development programs, and basic needs safety net programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 184221

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

Deadline 09/25/19 Conference Date: 09/18/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 144701
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Grants to Mahoning Valley, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve Communities and...

Deadline 10/15/19

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 Ontario Music Promoters, Presenters, and Agents to Promote Entrepreneurship and Dev...

Deadline 10/03/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ontario music promoters, presenters, and booking agents to stimulate entrepreneurship and develop the local music industry. Funding is intended to support music-based businesses and artist entrepreneurs who have the potential to develop professionally if they have access to skills development opp...

GrantWatch ID#: 184158

Grants to Ontario Music Companies and Organizations for Live Music Events

Deadline 10/03/19

Grants to Ontario music promoters, presenters, and booking agents to increase the quality and number of live music experiences available for Ontario residents and visitors to enjoy. Funding is intended for events, festivals, and concerts featuring Canadian artists. For all activities supported in the Live Music stream, art...

GrantWatch ID#: 186708

Grants to Kentucky Institutions of Higher Education for Aerospace Research Projects

Deadline 10/22/19

Grants to Kentucky institutions of higher education to support aerospace research projects. A pre-proposal must be submitted prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to advance research, technology, and science in the State, as well as contribute to the technology and research goals of the Funding Source.

GrantWatch ID#: 186785

Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life f...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Tompkins County, New York nonprofits and government agencies for projects that improve the quality of life for women and girls. Programs can be in the areas of health and human services, education, community development, and gender equity. Administrative/operating costs directly related to a specific project may ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146220

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Supportive Housing for Vulnerable Homeless Populations

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants of up to $25,000 annually per housing unit to New York nonprofit organizations to provide supportive housing services for homeless individuals with special needs, conditions, and other life challenges. Registration is required before applying. Funding through this program may be used for rental support and other ser...

GrantWatch ID#: 181780

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Collaborative Research to Improve Breast Cancer Education ...

Deadline 10/10/19

Grants of up to $75,000 to New York nonprofit community-based organizations collaborating with eligible institutions for research related to improving breast cancer communication and breast cancer education training programs. Funding is intended for innovative programs that help healthcare practitioners and their students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177748

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Programming in Greene, Schoharie, and Colu...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants ranging from $450 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations and individual artists and collectives for arts and cultural programs in Greene, Schoharie, and Columbia Counties. All applicants must attend a seminar before applying. Grants may be used for projects that promote the arts and improve the cultural clima...

GrantWatch ID#: 186345

Grants to New York Artists in Greene, Schoharie, and Columbia Counties to Create New Public ...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants of $2,500 to New York artists in Greene, Schoharie, and Columbia Counties for professional development and community engagement. All applicants must attend a seminar. Funding is primarily intended to substantially promote the artist's work. Eligible projects must lead to the creation of new work, and the local commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 186346

Grants to North Carolina Artists and Artist Groups in Eligible Counties to Support Projects ...

Deadline 10/10/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to North Carolina individual artists and artist groups in eligible counties for professional development. Funding is intended to support projects by both established and emerging artists from across the full range of artistic disciplines. Eligible applicants include performing, visual, li...

GrantWatch ID#: 147812

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

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to Northern Canada 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 t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174884

Grants to USA Indian Tribes and Nonprofits Serving Native Hawaiians for Culture and Heritage...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA Indian tribes and nonprofit organizations serving Native Hawaiians for projects that sustain culture, knowledge, and heritage. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for exhibitions, professional development, educational pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162643

Grants to USA Nonprofit Grassroots Organizations to Research Effective Base-Building for Heal...

Deadline 09/24/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit grassroots organizations to collaborate with researchers to improve health equity, particularly in minority populations. Funding is intended to examine the infrastructure, processes, and relationships that lead to successful community base-building.

GrantWatch ID#: 186800

Grants to Richmond, British Columbia Childcare Nonprofits for Capital Funding and Professiona...

Deadline 10/28/19

Grants to Richmond, British Columbia nonprofit societies that offer childcare services to support program and professional development, as well as capital acquisition or upgrades. Funds may be used for facilities, spaces, programs, furnishings and equipment, training, and workshops.

GrantWatch ID#: 138358

Fellowships to USA Independent Artists and Collectives for the Collaborative Promotion of Ar...

Deadline 10/16/19

Fellowships of $20,000 to USA independent artists and arts collectives for collaborative opportunities to promote art projects that encourage social engagement. Funding is intended to support artists in creating structures, experiences, and exchanges that inspire audiences, highlight seemingly intractable social problems, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162428

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba Nonprofits for Time- Limited Projects That Benefit the Local Com...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba registered charities for one-time projects that benefit the local community. Funding may be requested for a range of time-limited, community-serving projects, such as conferences and events, capital projects and renovations, infrastructure and equipment, reports and planning, program operating,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163260

Grants to Nebraska Public Libraries to Host Student Internship Programs

Deadline 10/16/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Nebraska accredited public libraries to host paid internship programs that benefit libraries and communities. The program is intended to introduce high school and college students to the possibility of library work as a career option. In addition, interns provide the host libraries wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 164830

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and Municipal Governments to Support Foreign Direct Investment A...

Deadline 10/16/19

Grants starting at $3,000 to Canada locally based nonprofit organizations and municipal governments to implement foreign direct investment initiatives. Interested applicants are required to pre-register prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support the retention, attraction, and expansion of initiative...

GrantWatch ID#: 167240

Grants to Rural North Dakota Schools and Healthcare Facilities for Camp Programs that Promot...

Deadline 10/30/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to rural North Dakota schools and healthcare facilities to plan and implement creative camp activities that raise interest, awareness, and understanding of healthcare careers available in the region. Funding is intended to support programs for rural students in grades 5 through 12.

GrantWatch ID#: 175832

Grants to Nebraska Public Libraries to Improve Library Services and Programs

Deadline 11/13/19

Grants starting at $500 to Nebraska public and institutional libraries to develop and expand services and programs. Funding is intended to promote education, literacy, and lifelong learning; improve information access; enhance institutional efficiency through resource sharing; ensure the preservation of library collections...

GrantWatch ID#: 186712

Grants to Nebraska Public Library Directors and Personnel to Attend a Professional Conference

Deadline 12/13/19

Grants of up to $500 to Nebraska public librarians, library directors, and personnel to participate in a professional out-of-state conference. The purpose of this grant program is to provide training and continuing education to library personnel, resulting in improved services in public libraries across the State.

GrantWatch ID#: 186713

In-Kind Grants of Mentorship, Office Space, and Entrepreneurial Assistance to USA, Canada, an...

Deadline 10/08/19

In-kind grants of mentorship and free office space to USA, Canada, and International health-based startups to promote entrepreneurial potential. The program's goal is to bring together health startups with entrepreneurs for the purpose of solving problems, promoting innovation, and transforming healthcare. The MassChalleng...

GrantWatch ID#: 184898

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

Deadline 12/02/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904
NEW

Grants to Washington, DC IHEs and Research Organizations to Offer Best Practices for Evaluat...

Deadline 09/19/19

Grants totaling $50,000 to Washington, DC community colleges, post-academic institutions, IHEs and affiliated research organizations for research related to youth employment programs. Funding will be used to analyze current programming areas compared to current best-practices for programs that support youth employment in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186866

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Latino Individual Artists, Groups of Artists, and Organization...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA and Puerto Rico Latino individual artists, groups of artists, and organizations to promote social change through the arts. Funding is intended to support artists with the expenses associated with the creative process and for project-related expenses and general operating support...

GrantWatch ID#: 184249

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and For-Profits for Waste Reduction Projects in the Greater Port...

Deadline 10/11/19

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $75,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and for-profit businesses for waste reduction projects and programs in the Greater Portland area. The purpose of funding is to support efforts in waste prevention, composting, reuse, recycling, and energy recovery. Funding may be used for a project or...

GrantWatch ID#: 186218

Grants to New Jersey LEAs to Increase the Number of High School Students Participating in Pr...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to New Jersey Local Education Agencies to increase the number of high school students participating in pre-apprenticeship programs. Applicants are required to pre-register prior to submitting an application. Applicants must partner with one employer, business or industry association, or labor or trade organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 186808
NEW

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Low-Income Household...

Deadline 10/07/19

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to implement energy-efficient changes in local households that lead to reduced energy costs. Funding is intended for services that will be provided free of charge, along with upgrades and improvements. The purpose of these grants is to provide high quality, cost-effective s...

GrantWatch ID#: 186863

Opportunity to Toronto, Ontario Arts Professionals to Participate in a Leadership Developmen...

Deadline 09/16/19

Opportunity to Toronto, Ontario arts professionals to participate in a leadership development program. The program is intended to strengthen leadership capacity, by creating networks, tools, bridges, and the space in the arts sector for exchanging different perspectives and approaches. The TAC Leaders Lab aims to support i...

GrantWatch ID#: 153933

Grants to Maine Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Arts, Housing, Health, Environment, a...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations to promote community development in areas where the funding source has a business presence. Emphasis is placed on projects that will benefit low and moderate-income families and individuals. Focus areas include education, economic development, housing, arts and culture, health, and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 161531