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Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, Economic Development,...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs that prepare youth for success in education and employment, promote economic development, and support local efforts to build thriving communities. Applicants must speak with a program officer prior to submitting an application.

GrantWatch ID#: 178879

Grants to Ontario Individuals and Companies for Local Film Production

Deadline 07/07/20

Grants to Ontario individuals and companies to support the creation of locally produced films to enhance cultural and economic development activities. Funding is intended to benefit the region with job opportunities, increased investment, and other activities by local film producers and film production companies. Funding m...

GrantWatch ID#: 189202

Grants to Oregon Local and Tribal Governments and Special Districts for Local Planning Proje...

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants to Oregon cities, counties, tribal governments, and certain special districts for local planning projects. Funding is intended for projects that improve the quality of life for local residents, increase mobility and equity, support economic growth, and promote environmental stewardship. Eligible project categories i...

GrantWatch ID#: 181220

Grants to Maryland Rural Regional Councils and Multi-County Partnerships for Planning and De...

Deadline 07/24/20

Grants to Maryland rural regional councils and multi-county partnerships in eligible locations for planning and development activities that strengthen and enhance local non-urban communities. Funding is intended to enable collaboration on common interests and strategic needs.

GrantWatch ID#: 189871

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits and Arts Organizations in Eligible Areas for Operating and Pr...

Deadline 07/06/20

Grants to New Jersey nonprofits, arts organizations, government units, IHEs, and schools in eligible locations for art programs, organizational support, and technical assistance. Funding is intended to support high-quality arts projects that provide public benefit and are accessible to a wide range of residents. Eligible o...

GrantWatch ID#: 170284

Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Programs to S...

Deadline 07/17/20

Grants to Westchester, New York nonprofits, 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 communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 180881

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Benefit the Local Community

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, religious organizations, and educational and vocational institutions in eligible locations for programs that benefit the local community. Funding is intended to promote social welfare and lessen the burden of government. Eligible applicants should serve the people of Adams County.

GrantWatch ID#: 167022

Grant to Illinois Organizations for Partnerships in Community Organizing and Advocacy to Cre...

Deadline 07/27/20

Grant to Illinois organizations in eligible locations to promote social change through a collaborative community partnership. Funding is intended to support a multi-organizational, multi-issue social movement to advance racial equity and economic justice. All proposals must be submitted as a movement building collaborative...

GrantWatch ID#: 190152

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Women an...

Deadline 09/04/20

Grants to Ohio government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and churches in eligible regions for projects that benefit girls and women. Applicants should contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for projects that promote the intellectual, physical, social, emotional, cultural, and econ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179218

Grants to Illinois and Indiana Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions in Eligibl...

Deadline 07/09/20

Grants to Illinois and Indiana nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions to improve watershed quality in eligible locations. Priorities include enhancing habitat quality, improving public access, and expanding green stormwater infrastructure. Projects should take place in the Chicago and Ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 144631

Grants to Nebraska Municipalities for the Revitalization of Downtown Commercial Districts

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants to Nebraska municipalities in eligible regions to support the economic revitalization of downtown business areas. Funding is intended for the implementation of projects that will redevelop or revitalize downtown infrastructure, address safety and health concerns, and develop a greater capacity for commercial growth....

GrantWatch ID#: 181548

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Address Critical Community Needs

Deadline 08/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address high-priority community needs and facilitate local capacity building in communities where the funding source has an operational presence. Funding is intended for programs that focus on economic and community development, health and wellness, education and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182253

Grants to Washington Nonprofits for Capital Projects to Benefit Disadvantaged and Low-Income...

Deadline 08/27/20

Grants to Washington nonprofit organizations to benefit disadvantaged and low-income populations. Funding is intended for the development of community centers and facilities purposed for the delivery of social services. Eligible initiatives should improve the economic, social, and educational climate in distressed communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 172674

Grants to Florida Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts and Cultural Projects that Promote T...

Deadline 07/09/20

Grants to Florida nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for events that improve the area’s cultural presence, offer valuable arts and cultural experiences, and advance tourism. First-time applicants must attend an information workshop prior to applying, and all applicants must have a current portrait with the Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 171874

Grants to Tennessee County and City Governments to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to Tennessee city and county governments to promote tourism. Funding is intended to develop tourism assets in local communities. The program assists in the improvement of tourism-related resources and seeks to increase the economic impact of the tourism industry. Grants support sustainable projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182752

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, Museums, and Local Governments to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 08/07/20

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $5,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations, museums, and municipalities for tourism-related projects and events in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support activities that preserve and promote local culture, history, and natural resources or enhance the local economy in Do...

GrantWatch ID#: 185119

Grants to Ontario Music-Based Companies to Develop the Local Music Market

Deadline 07/23/20

Grants to Ontario record labels and music publishers to develop the local music market. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support efforts to expand artist rosters; invest in professional recording and production; facilitate job creation; undertake export market devel...

GrantWatch ID#: 190230

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Support Women and Girls Affected by the COV...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Ohio nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for assistance during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended for activities that support women and girls who are the most overwhelmed by the pandemic, and to encourage social change, with a focus on initiatives created, run b...

GrantWatch ID#: 190469

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities Activities

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $15,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote the arts and humanities. Funding is intended to strengthen the creative economy and support arts and cultural experiences for local residents through projects, events, and festivals.

GrantWatch ID#: 171430

Grants to Massachusetts Municipalities and Agencies for the Improvement of Public Infrastruc...

Deadline 08/28/20

Grants to Massachusetts municipalities and other public agencies for capital public infrastructure improvement projects. Additional funding is available to small towns for road and bridge repairs and construction. Funding is intended for projects that accelerate and support housing production, spur private development, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 173689

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits and Education and Training Providers to Improve Employment...

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, community-based organizations, and education and training providers to benefit employers and employees throughout the state, especially due to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are expected to form partnerships and collaborations to meet the specif...

GrantWatch ID#: 190642

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Address Basic Needs and Inequit...

Deadline 07/08/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and public entities in eligible locations to address critical needs and social disparities in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to support both immediate basic needs and efforts to address systemic inequities that contribute t...

GrantWatch ID#: 189092

Grants to Oklahoma Charitable Organizations to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 10/11/20 LOI Date: 07/05/20

Grants to Oklahoma charitable organizations to promote health and enhance the quality of life in eligible communities. Applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for organizations that foster independence and achievement, and that stimulate educational,...

GrantWatch ID#: 181449

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Public Agencies to Benefit the Local Community

Deadline 07/06/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and public agencies for projects that improve the quality of life for residents in eligible communities. Funding is intended for programmatic needs, capital campaigns, and operating expenses. Programs must benefit the greater Cashiers area. Priority will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158494

Grants to Akron, Ohio Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 08/01/20 LOI Date: 07/06/20

Grants to Akron, Ohio nonprofit organizations to benefit the local community. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of economic and workforce development, K-16 education, early childhood education, arts and culture, nonprofit ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174059

Grants to Ontario Nonprofit Trade and Event Organizations for Business Development and Organ...

Deadline 07/06/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to Ontario nonprofit trade and event organizations for business development and organizational capacity building. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Funding is available for projects that will encourage the growth of local cultural media industries.

GrantWatch ID#: 175127

Grants to New Brunswick Music Artists and Registered Businesses for the Production of New Al...

Deadline 07/06/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to New Brunswick music artists and registered businesses for the production of new albums and singles. Funding may be used for both pre-production and production expenses. Funding is intended for projects that will strengthen the local music industry.

GrantWatch ID#: 177500
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Grants to Allen County, Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies for Programming, Operating Support, ...

Deadline 08/25/20 LOI Date: 07/06/20

Grants to Allen County, Indiana nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects designed to improve the quality of life for local residents. Interested applicants must submit a Concept Letter prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to provide Agency Support for operating expenses or curren...

GrantWatch ID#: 180575

Grants to Minnesota Cities, Townships, and Tribes in Eligible Locations to Assist Local Busi...

Deadline 07/06/20

Grants to Minnesota cities, townships, and tribes in eligible locations to assist local businesses impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for local governments to create community lending programs for businesses adversely impacted by the health crisis. Grants should benefit northeastern Minnes...

GrantWatch ID#: 190520

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Collaborative Arts-Bas...

Deadline 07/06/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits and government entities in eligible areas for collaborative arts projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support partnership projects that promote racial equity and/or respond to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Eligible projects benefit the City of Boston. Our T...

GrantWatch ID#: 190677

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits in the East Metro Region of Saint Paul for Community Vitality...

Deadline 07/07/20

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota nonprofits in Dakota, Ramsey, and Washington counties for programs that address racial equity and improve community vitality. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of community connectedness, economic security and opportunity, education, health, housing, transportation, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179118

Grants to Ontario Film Producers and Production Companies for the Development and Production ...

Deadline 07/07/20

Grants to Ontario film producers and production companies for the development and production of film projects. Funding is intended to support a variety of projects across a range of genres, which offer cultural and industrial benefits. Review criteria are based mainly on the benefits the proposed project offers to the prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 184157

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Businesses, and Individuals t...

Deadline 07/07/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, community groups, government agencies, businesses, and individuals for initiatives or projects that have made a significant and lasting impact on communities. Funding is intended to recognize sustainable urban transformations. The Prize seeks to inspire urba...

GrantWatch ID#: 188527

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 07/07/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of direct action, community mobilization, and healing justice. The purpose of the grant program is to support the lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 190724
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Organizations, and Agencies to Administer a Program to Addres...

Deadline 07/07/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, financial and economic development organizations and institutions, and local agencies to administer a program to support businesses that have sustained property damage during recent protests and demonstrations. Applicants must complete pre-qualification requirements prior to subm...

GrantWatch ID#: 190834

Grants to West Virginia Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Health, Education, and Economic G...

Deadline 08/03/20 LOI Date: 07/08/20

Grants to West Virginia nonprofit organizations and government entities for projects and programs in the areas of health, education, and economic development in eligible regions. Applicants must discuss their proposal with the Funding Source at least 2-3 months prior to submitting an application draft. Projects should serv...

GrantWatch ID#: 171491

Grants to Adams County, Indiana Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 07/08/20

Grants to Adams County, Indiana nonprofit organizations for projects that improve the quality of life for local residents. Eligible program areas include, but are not limited to, human services, arts and culture, economic development, community improvement, and education. Projects that have received funding include histori...

GrantWatch ID#: 178881

Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut Agencies and Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benefit ...

Deadline 07/08/20

Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut units of government and nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to address community needs. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, priority will be given to proposals that provide basic needs and those that support residents with low-moderate income. Eligible organizations mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180766

Grants and Loans to Maine Businesses in Eligible Areas to Mitigate COVID-19 Financial Losses

Deadline 07/08/20

Grants and loans to Maine businesses in eligible areas to help mitigate the financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended for expenses such as payroll, rent, inventory, utilities, and insurance. Businesses must be located in the city of Portland. Eligible businesses include those that ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 190006

Reimbursement Grants to Delaware Organizations and Individuals to Benefit Soybean Growers

Deadline 07/08/20

Reimbursement grants to Delaware organizations and individuals to benefit soybean growers. Funding is intended to improve the profitability of soybean farmers by conducting marketing, research, and educational activities which result in a stronger soybean industry. Priority areas include animal agriculture, consumer educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 190459

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit Local Comm...

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible areas for programs that benefit local communities. In addition, grants may be used to help organizations respond to and recover from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to support programs in the focus areas of ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 160333

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Energy Efficiency, Conservation, and Urban F...

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple States for preserving, restoring, and protecting the natural environment, as well as strengthening the social fabric and physical landscape of local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to nonprofits in Alabama, Connecticut, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171524

Grants to Montana Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Residents of the West Yellowstone and He...

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to Montana nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects that improve economic vitality and strengthen communities in the West Yellowstone and Hebgen Lake Basin. Funding is intended for the areas of arts and culture, basic human needs, education, economic development, natural resources, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 174382

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to Kentucky nonprofit organizations for innovative programs that improve the well-being and quality of life for residents in eligible regions. Applicants must first submit a concept paper prior to being invited to apply. Eligible areas of impact include community and economic prosperity, education and workforce, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 178913

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Promote Community Sustainability in Eligible Counties

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for programs that promote community sustainability in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of environmental education, energy and climate change, smart growth, and ecosystem conservation. Requests will be accepted for activities that serve Tompki...

GrantWatch ID#: 179493
NEW

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations for Projects to...

Deadline 09/04/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to South Carolina nonprofit organizations, government entities, and faith-based institutions for projects that benefit residents in eligible regions. A Letter of Intent is required before submitting a full application. Funding is intended for special project or general operating support. Grant funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 180700

Grants to Colorado Agencies, Businesses, CBOs, and Individuals for New and Creative Programs

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Colorado agencies, cultural institutions, businesses, neighborhood and community-based organizations, and individuals for programs to develop the local creative landscape in eligible regions. Funding is intended for new, innovative, and creative programs inspired by one or more of the seven vision...

GrantWatch ID#: 186260

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, Churches, and Agencies to Provide Community Services

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, schools, churches, and government agencies in eligible areas to provide community services. Eligible organizations are those that address the areas of human services; the environment; youth; education; arts and culture; education; community and economic development; and health an...

GrantWatch ID#: 187219

In-Kind Grants of Marketing Assistance to Maryland Businesses in Eligible Locations for Busin...

Deadline 07/10/20

In-kind grants of marketing services to Maryland small businesses in eligible locations to promote business development. Funding is intended to teach small businesses about effective and productive marketing, and to directly provide expert marketing services to selected businesses. Eligible businesses are located in Kent C...

GrantWatch ID#: 190618

Grant to an Indiana Nonprofit or Agency in Eligible Areas to Enhance the Quality of Life of L...

Deadline 07/10/20

Grant of up to $30,000 to an Indiana nonprofit organization or government agency for programming or capital projects that enhance the quality of life of local communities. Funding is intended to support either program activities or capital projects that benefit underserved residents of Vanderburgh County.

GrantWatch ID#: 190646