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Opportunity for USA, Canada, Mexico, and Israel Jewish Students to Participate in a Business...

Deadline 01/20/19

Opportunity for USA, Canada, Mexico, and Israel Jewish students to participate in a summer business leadership program in Tel Aviv, Israel. North American fellows participate in an internship program at leading Israeli companies. Israeli fellows participate in the program's lectures and workshops, and also serve as partner...

GrantWatch ID#: 178471

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/28/19

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for designing an energy efficient recreation center on a California university campus. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777

Contracts for Services to New Hampshire Healthcare and Family Service Providers to Decrease ...

Deadline 01/22/19

Contracts for services to New Hampshire healthcare providers, health workers, home visitors, community providers, and other family providers for programs to decrease family dependence on the child welfare system in Manchester and the Winnipesaukee Public Health Region. Funding is intended to provide educational progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 184961

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Artists and Organizations to Increase Access to Arts Activities fo...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $5,000, $10,000, and $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit organizations, registered charities, individual artists, and grassroots collectives to support arts initiatives for underserved youth (ages 13 to 29). Funding is intended for programs that provide youth with high quality arts opportunities and foster mean...

GrantWatch ID#: 156830

Grants to Buncombe County, North Carolina Artists and Arts Organizations for Community Impro...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,200 to Buncombe County, North Carolina artists and arts organizations for arts projects that benefit underserved schools and communities. Funding is intended to provide all community members with access to arts experiences, address community quality of life issues through the arts, or enhance...

GrantWatch ID#: 182759

Awards to Minnesota Individual Artists in Eligible Counties to Recognize Outstanding Artistic...

Deadline 01/31/19

Awards of $3,500 to Minnesota individual artists in eligible counties to recognize outstanding work. Funding is intended to support outstanding artists in Benton, Sherburne, Stearns, and Wright Counties engaging in a range of art mediums and disciplines, such as painting, photography, sculpture, playwriting, dance, and mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 182999

Grants to Oklahoma Educators for Training and Research Studies in Gifted Education

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of $500 to Oklahoma individual educators for research projects and training in the field of gifted and talented education. Funding is intended to advance research toward a deeper understanding of giftedness, as well as to support attendance at field-related conferences and courses. The OAGCT Cheryl Kennedy Memori...

GrantWatch ID#: 166891

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Residencies at a New Mexico Campus

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International visual artists, literary artists, and music composers to participate in the Foundation's residency program. Artists will receive fully-furnished, rent-free, and utility-paid housing on the Foundation's campus in New Mexico, with the goal of providing artists with a peaceful setting ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176635

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofit Organizations and Municipalities to Promote Activity for P...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to New Brunswick nonprofit organizations and municipalities for programs that will aid people with disabilities and help allow them to participate in physical activities. Funding is intended to support physical activity programs and infrastructure that achieves the guidelines of maintaining a healthy...

GrantWatch ID#: 177513

Awards to USA Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors for Excellence in Essay Writing on the Theme...

Deadline 01/18/19

Awards ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA undergraduate juniors and seniors at accredited four-year colleges and universities for excellence in essay writing on the theme of ethics. Essay topics may be about anything that explores an ethical problem, question, issue, or concern. Suggested Essay Topics: Articulate wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177575

Grants to Lake Charles, Louisiana Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Schools for Arts Projects ...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Lake Charles, Louisiana nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and colleges for arts and cultural programs benefiting local residents. Funding may be requested for organizational support or project assistance. Eligible arts disciplines include...

GrantWatch ID#: 177944

Award to a Southern Arizona Individual, Couple, or Family for Outstanding Philanthropic Lead...

Deadline 01/18/19

Award to a Southern Arizona individual, couple, or family that has demonstrated outstanding leadership in philanthropy. Nominations will be considered for those who have helped establish nonprofit organizations and acted as inspirational leaders in the areas of community service, philanthropy, mentoring, collaboration, or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177950

Grants to Delaware Individuals and Businesses for Renewable Energy Technology Installation

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Delaware individuals and businesses to fund renewable energy or alternative energy technologies such as hydroelectric generations, wind equipment, solar energy equipment, fuel cells and fuel cell systems, and biodiesel manufacturing systems. Funding may also be used for demand-side management ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178280

Awards to Alaska Young Professionals for Career Achievements and Community Contributions

Deadline 01/18/19

Awards to Alaska young professionals to recognize career achievements and contributions to their community. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals under 40 years of age who reside in Alaska year-round. Candidates must display both professional excellence and commitment to the broader community.

GrantWatch ID#: 178302

Awards to Oklahoma Parents, Teachers, and Administrators for Contributions to the Field of G...

Deadline 01/18/19

Awards to Oklahoma individuals for exceptional service in the field of gifted education. Nominations are made in recognition of teachers, parents, administrators, consultants, and any others who have endeavored on behalf of gifted and talented students across the State.

GrantWatch ID#: 178610

Award to Honor a Utah Individual for Utilizing Technology to Enhance Education

Deadline 01/18/19

Award to an outstanding Utah individual for implementation of technology to enhance education. The award is intended to recognize and honor a principal, school or district technology staff member, superintendent, technology trainer, or any individual (with the exception of a PK-12 classroom teacher) who has demonstrated ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 178649

Award to Honor a Utah Teacher for Utilizing Technology to Improve Education

Deadline 01/18/19

Award to a Utah PreK-12 classroom teacher for the implementation of technology to enhance education within the school setting. Award recipients will receive recognition and honor for demonstrating the impact of their work on the educational community, improved student learning, enhanced quality of education, and the succes...

GrantWatch ID#: 178738

Award to Honor a Utah Educator for Utilizing Technology to Enhance Education

Deadline 01/18/19

Award to a Utah educator to recognize outstanding, innovative use of technology in the field of education. This award will recognize and honor an individual under the age of 35 who has demonstrated exceptional skill, knowledge, creativity, and leadership in promoting the application of information technology to enhance tea...

GrantWatch ID#: 178739

Awards to Southern Nevada Public School Teachers to Recognize Excellence in the Teaching Pro...

Deadline 01/18/19

Awards of $5,000 to Southern Nevada public school teachers to recognize and honor outstanding educators. Awards are intended to acknowledge teachers who inspire others by going beyond the call of duty and make a significant difference in their students' lives. Students, alumni, colleagues, parents, PTA members, and com...

GrantWatch ID#: 182570

Grants to Nebraska and Kansas Individuals, Agencies, and Organizations to Promote the Produc...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Nebraska and Kansas individuals, government agencies, environmental groups, neighborhood organizations, and school representatives for projects that enable the production and use of biochar. Applicants must first contact the funding source before applying. Projects must use wood-based biochar...

GrantWatch ID#: 184149
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Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Studio Space and Professional Supp...

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

Residencies of $1,500 and $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists to provide studio space in Boston’s historic South End neighborhood, as well as creative and professional support. The residencies are intended to develop the artists' focus on public engagement and dialogue. Jurors will select one ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155283

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students in Grades 6-12 for a Winning Video Documen...

Deadline 01/20/19

Awards to USA, Canada, and International students in grades six through twelve to create a documentary video, five to six minutes in length, about the significance of being an American. Students may enter the competition individually, or work in teams of either two or three members. Prizes are awarded in two separate categ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149468

Grants to Lanesborough, Massachusetts Nonprofits and Individuals for Projects that will Benef...

Deadline 01/20/19

Grants generally ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Lanesborough, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and individuals for projects that will benefit elementary school students. Students, teachers, school staff, parents, and community members are encouraged to apply for projects that will increase student achievement, both in...

GrantWatch ID#: 177061

Opportunity for USA, Canada, Mexico, and Israel Jewish Young Adults to Participate in a Star...

Deadline 01/20/19

Opportunity for USA, Canada, Mexico, and Israel Jewish young adults to participate in a summer startup business accelerator program based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Program participants will form multidisciplinary teams to develop innovative tech startups. Eligible applicants are those who demonstrate extraordinary entrepreneuri...

GrantWatch ID#: 178473

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Jewish History Research in New Yo...

Deadline 01/21/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars to carry out research on modern Jewish history in New York City or Jerusalem. Applications are invited from deserving scholars who are currently engaged in post-doctoral, graduate-level, or independent study. Applications will be considered for the following fellowship...

GrantWatch ID#: 149503

Grants to Massachusetts K-12 Teachers for Contributions to STEM Education

Deadline 01/21/19

Grants to Massachusetts private or public K-12 schools to honor outstanding STEM teachers. The winner's school receives a grant in the amount of $5,000 to use for purposes related to STEM, while the winning teacher receives pregame passes and tickets to a Patriots home game and is invited to serve on the Governor's Stem Ad...

GrantWatch ID#: 170064

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Excellence in Opera, Theater, and M...

Deadline 01/21/19

Prizes of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International singers and actors for competing in a theater, opera, and musical theater contest. Contestents must prepare a presentation in theater, American musical theater, and opera. Singers and actors are encouraged to perform constrasting selections. To effectively demo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175728

Scholarships to Washington Jewish Teens to Attend Educational Programs in Israel

Deadline 01/22/19

Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to Washington Jewish high school students to participate in educational programs in Israel. This scholarship supports programs taking place the summer after ninth grade through the student’s graduation from high school. This program enables teens to attend in programs that enric...

GrantWatch ID#: 179145

Grants to Mississippi and Alabama Investigators at IHEs for Innovative Research on Coastal I...

Deadline 06/10/19 Conference Date: 01/22/19 LOI Date: 02/15/19

Grants to investigators affiliated with Alabama and Mississippi institutes of higher education for innovative and translational research on local coastal issues. Pre-proposals must be submitted before applying. Eligible pre-proposals must focus on research, be highly integrated, multi-disciplinary, and address one or more ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155970

Fellowships to New York Individual Artists in the Disciplines of Architecture, Music, Choreo...

Deadline 01/23/19

Fellowships of $7,000 to New York individual artists at any stage in their career to recognize and support outstanding work in the following disciplines: choreography, photography, music and sound, screenwriting and playwriting, and architecture/design/environmental structures. This fellowship is provided to individual or...

GrantWatch ID#: 177016

Grants to Maine Business Owners Aged 18-29 for Business Development and Commercialization Ac...

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine business owners ages 18 to 29 for commercialization and business development projects that will contribute to the State's economic growth. Funded projects are typically entrepreneurial, but research and economic development projects are also acceptable. Examples of projects include, but ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179960

Grants to California Nonprofits and Artists in Eligible Counties for Collaborative Arts Proj...

Deadline 07/16/19 Conference Date: 01/23/19 LOI Date: 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $45,000 to California nonprofits and artists in eligible counties for collaborative projects to create artwork. Eligible artists are those working in the traditional or visual arts. To start the application process, applicants must submit a letter of inquiry. Eligible applicants must be from ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166173

Grants to Manitoba Artists, Managers, and Labels to Produce High Quality Music Recordings

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants and loans to Manitoba artists, managers, and record labels to record commercially viable and culturally relevant music recordings. First-time applicants must contact the funding source before applying. All genres and styles of music are supported. Applicants may apply under one of three different program levels:...

GrantWatch ID#: 163259

Awards to Orleans Parish, Louisiana Individuals, Companies, and Organizations to Honor Restor...

Deadline 01/24/19

Awards to Orleans Parish, Louisiana individuals, companies, and organizations to honor projects that exemplify rehabilitation, new construction, interior preservation, or restoration of historic districts. This award program is intended to promote historic preservation in the local area. Of particular interest are proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 177820

Fellowships to USA and Canada Young Lay Leaders to Travel to Israel and Develop Leadership Sk...

Deadline 01/25/19

Fellowships to USA and Canada outstanding young lay leaders to travel to Israel and develop their leadership skills. In Israel, Fellows will be given the opportunity to sharpen their characteristics and skills, acquire the experience needed, and broaden the networks required for Jewish leadership in the 21st Century. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 165991

Award to a USA Medical School Faculty Member to Recognize Contributions to Healthcare

Deadline 01/25/19

Award of $10,000 to a USA medical school faculty member to recognize major contributions in improving health and the quality of healthcare for Americans. Eligible nominees must be able to demonstrate that their work has influenced public policy, improved the health of society, and helped redirect the medical profession and...

GrantWatch ID#: 167411

Grants to USA Filmmakers in New England States to Cover Documentary Film Creation and Editin...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants of $15,000 and grants of $25,000 to USA individual documentary filmmakers in the New England region (supported by nonprofit fiscal sponsors) to cover video and film production costs. Funding is intended to support the creation of new, original projects in the production and post-production stages. Eligible applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 177587

Grants to USA Teachers and Staff at K-12 Schools to Develop Social-Emotional Educational Cur...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands teachers, administrators, and counselors at K-12 schools to support the development of the funding source's hands-on social-emotional educational program. Funding is intended to cover the cost of teacher and student materials. The purpose of the program is to bring self-connec...

GrantWatch ID#: 184864

Grants to Yukon Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Individuals to Promote Healthy and Active...

Deadline 01/26/19

Grants of up to $3,000 per program to Yukon nonprofit organizations, municipalities, community associations, schools, First Nations, and individuals to promote active lifestyles and opportunities for physical activity in rural communities. Programs must be led by a qualified local individual. Please note that community pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 167586

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Research Projects Related to Thyro...

Deadline 01/28/19

Grants of up to $25,000 a year to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for research projects related to thyroid cancer and disease. Funding is intended to cover direct costs associated with the proposal, including equipment, supplies, or technician’s salary. The American Thyroid Association (ATA) is...

GrantWatch ID#: 176954

Fellowships to Tennessee Professional Artists for Outstanding Work in a Range of Art Discipl...

Deadline 01/28/19

Fellowships of $5,000 to Tennessee individual artists who have demonstrated outstanding work in an arts discipline. Monetary awards are proffered to professionals of exceptional talent engaging in photography, two-dimensional visual art, crafts, acting, music, dance, or the literary arts. Fellowships provide monetary awar...

GrantWatch ID#: 178236

Grants and Awards to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research that Leads to Ne...

Deadline 04/01/19 LOI Date: 01/28/19

Grants and awards to USA, Canada, and International researchers with an advanced degree (i.e., MD, PhD, MS, or PharmD), for scientific research projects that could result in new treatments for people with epilepsy. To start the application process, applicants must submit a letter of intent. Funding is intended to accelerat...

GrantWatch ID#: 180289
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Fellowships and Awards to Massachusetts Artists for the Creation of New and Outstanding Artwo...

Deadline 01/28/19

Fellowships of $15,000 and awards of $1,000 to Massachusetts artists to support the creation of outstanding, innovative artwork. Funding is intended for new works in the areas of photography, music composition, and video and film. Evaluations are based on two review criteria: artistic quality and creative ability. Submi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184977

Grants and Financial Coaching to Boston, Massachusetts Artists to Facilitate Career Sustaina...

Deadline 01/28/19

Matching grants of $1,000 and $2,000 to Boston, Massachusetts artists in all disciplines to strengthen their creative careers. Funding is intended to help with the development of artistic practices and to increase long-term career sustainability. Funds can be used as working capital and to match an artist's saving progress...

GrantWatch ID#: 185010
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Program for Oklahoma Agricultural Producers to Incorporate the Use of Warm Season Cover Crops

Deadline 01/30/19

A program providing up to $115 per acre of land to Oklahoma agricultural producers to incorporate warm season cover crops into their farming operations. The purpose of this program is to demonstrate the economic feasibility of cover crops within the designated area of the state. Farmers will be provided with a conservation...

GrantWatch ID#: 171117

Grants to Kentucky Restaurants and Food Services to Reimburse Food Produced In-State

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants of up to $12,000 per year to Kentucky restaurants and food service businesses to reimburse the purchase or sale of agricultural products grown within the state. Applicants must request the qualifying status to be eligible for this program. This program helps qualifying participants enhance their products and menus w...

GrantWatch ID#: 176326
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Grants to Alaska Individuals with Mental Disabilities and Disorders for Small Business Creat...

Deadline 01/30/19

Matching grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Alaska qualifying individuals with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, substance-related disorders, brain injuries, Alzheimer's, and dementia to start, expand, or acquire small businesses. The purpose of this program is to encourage self-employment opportunities thr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176762

Scholarships to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Jewish Youth and Teachers to Attend Religiou...

Deadline 01/30/19

Scholarships to Greater Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania high school students, college students, young adults, and teachers in Jewish settings to attend educational programs in Israel. Eligible applicants must submit a letter of acceptance from the Orthodox yeshiva program with their application and demonstrate financial ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 177091

Prizes to USA Journalists for Excellence in Investigative Storytelling and Commentary

Deadline 01/30/19

Prizes of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize outstanding commentary or investigative journalism that serve the common good. Prize winners should exemplify extraordinary storytelling skill, reportorial excellence, and social justice impact. The contest is open to journalists and subjects globally, although work must hav...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619

Grants to Utah Individuals, Nonprofits, and Businesses to Promote Clean, Fair Food, Convivial...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Utah individuals, nonprofit organizations, and locally owned small businesses for food-related projects that promote fair, clean, good food, conviviality, and cultural diversity. Priority will be given for projects that help enhance or increase: - Local skills and capacity - The availability of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 143560