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Grants to New Jersey Employers, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop and Expand Apprent...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $80,000 to New Jersey employers, nonprofits, trade associations, labor and workforce organizations, LEAs, vocational schools, workforce development boards, and IHEs to expand and develop approved apprenticeship programs. Funding is intended to cover wage reimbursement and training costs, and to provide ince...

GrantWatch ID#: 184661

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

Deadline 01/30/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

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

Deadline 02/08/19

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 Austin, Texas Nonprofits for Public Arts and Cultural Programming

Deadline 01/28/19

Grants to Austin, Texas nonprofit organizations to produce, present, market, and support public art exhibitions and performances for the benefit of residents and tourists. Funding is intended for activities and projects in all disciplines that provide quality cultural and arts programming in the City of Austin and the Extr...

GrantWatch ID#: 164662

Grant and In-Kind Support to Central Indiana Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, He...

Deadline 02/08/19

Grant and in-kind assistance to Central Indiana nonprofit organizations to support special projects and general operations. Program areas include arts and culture, humanities, civic and community development, education, environment, and health and human services. Priority is given to proposals that meaningfully and creativ...

GrantWatch ID#: 141997

Grants to Chapel Hill, North Carolina Organizations to Increase Affordable Housing

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants to Chapel Hill, North Carolina organizations for projects that increase the availability of affordable housing for low- and moderate-income residents. Funding will support the purchase, planning, construction, or rehabilitation of affordable housing sites for homeownership or rentals. Each spring, the Town Counc...

GrantWatch ID#: 182511

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Programs Addressing a Variety of Community Needs

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofits for programs which may support a wide variety of community needs. Funding is intended to support projects which will encourage communities to use problem-solving approaches that result in more effective, equitable, and sustainable solutions. This grant opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 173004

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofits for Equity and Systemic Change I...

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for systems change projects that foster racial equity. Funding is intended to support initiatives in employment, education, housing, and asset building benefiting low-income people of color. See the Go...

GrantWatch ID#: 180696

Grants to St. Louis, Missouri Nonprofits to Address Inequity Issues and Improve the Quality o...

Deadline 02/08/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to St. Louis, Missouri nonprofits for projects and programs to improve the lives of local residents, with an emphasis on addressing inequity issues in the community. Funding is intended to reduce disparities that undermine the local quality of life, and create access to opportunities and resources t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178604

Grants to Carson County, Texas Nonprofits and Schools for Civic and Educational Programs that...

Deadline 02/14/19

Grants ranging between $2,500 to $25,000 to Carson County, Texas nonprofit organizations and public schools to improve the quality of life of local residents. Grants are available for civic or educational programs. Civic funding is intended for new or existing programs that may align with, though are not limited to, the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184976

Grants to California Nonprofits and Institutions for Educational, Health, and Economic Devel...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations and institutions for programs that improve the quality of life for Imperial Valley communities and residents. Funding is intended to support projects that address health and wellness, disaster recovery, civic engagement, emergency preparedness, economic developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 139356

Grants to Canada Science and Engineering Researchers to Form Partnerships with Industry Part...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Canada researchers and administrators based at IHEs, nonprofit organizations, and NGOs to promote academic-industry partnerships in the fields of science and engineering. Applicants must contact their regional office prior to applying. Objectives: Connect Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 155667

Grants to Eveleth, Minnesota Nonprofits for Arts, Economic Development, Education, and Enviro...

Deadline 02/01/19 LOI Date: 01/18/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Eveleth, Minnesota nonprofits for programs benefiting the local community in the areas of arts, community and economic development, education, environment, and human services. An LOI must be submitted before applying. Eligible organizations must be located in, or provide services to, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 159680

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Culture, Education, and Community Se...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants to Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, New Mexico, and Texas nonprofit organizations to implement new or improve existing programs in the areas of health, education, community services, and cultural development. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry at least 21 days prior to the grant deadline. Emph...

GrantWatch ID#: 177654

Grants to New York City Arts and Cultural Nonprofits to Promote Local Tourism Opportunities

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants to Manhattan, New York nonprofit arts and cultural organizations for audience development initiatives and the marketing of cultural-tourism opportunities. Funding will support a variety of projects that promote awareness of cultural offerings in neighborhoods throughout the borough. Working in partnership with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178067

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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Grants to Baltimore, Maryland Nonprofits, Local Jurisdictions, and Agencies to Promote and P...

Deadline 03/04/19 Conference Date: 01/18/19 LOI Date: 01/31/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Baltimore, Maryland nonprofit organizations, local jurisdictions, and government agencies for projects that support local heritage tourism resources, experiences, and infrastructure. An LOI and pre-proposal conference attendance are required before submitting a full application. Priority w...

GrantWatch ID#: 185113

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania Organizations to Help Women Achieve Economic Self-Suffic...

Deadline 01/20/19

Grants totaling $30,000 to Berks County, Pennsylvania organizations for programs that will guide women and girls on the path to employment and economic self-sufficiency. Initiatives may focus on women's empowerment, self-esteem, and building life skills. Eligible programs will help break the cycle of poverty by eliminating...

GrantWatch ID#: 177094

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Local Arts and Cultural Assets

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants of up to $8,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Tennessee nonprofits and public agencies for collaborative projects that improve the character of their neighborhood, town, city, or region through arts and culture activities. New applicants are strongly advised to register well in advance of the application deadline. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155942

Grants to Idaho and Washington Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Health, and Qual...

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to Northern Idaho and Eastern Washington nonprofit organizations and public agencies to meet community needs within the region. Program areas include arts and culture, education and youth development, health and wellbeing, economic opportunity, and quality of life. The Foundation s...

GrantWatch ID#: 177627

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee Area for Community ...

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee area to benefit local residents and communities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts, culture, civic, community, economic development, afterschool education, the elderly, environment, health, human services, Native Amer...

GrantWatch ID#: 180679

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

Grants to Grant County, Indiana Nonprofits for Health, Community Development, Human Services...

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants to Grant County, Indiana nonprofit organizations to support and benefit local residents and improve their quality of life. Programs should address the needs of the community in the following areas of focus: health, community development, human services, education, and a large variety of field of interest grants. Fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 168655

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in the Oshkosh Area for Education, Health, and Economic Devel...

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to Wisconsin government agencies and nonprofit and faith-based organizations for projects that address community needs in eligible areas. Applicants must contact the Program Director before applying. Entities in Ripon and the counties of Winnebago, Waushara, and Green Lake are eligible...

GrantWatch ID#: 178535

Grants to New Jersey Businesses to Reimburse Worker Training

Deadline 02/06/19 LOI Date: 01/23/19

Grants of up to $1,500 per trainee to New Jersey businesses to train incumbent and new employees to help fill current workforce needs. LOIs are due no later than July 26. The purpose of this program is to meet the needs of New Jersey businesses and enhance the employability of state residents by developing a skilled workfo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179164

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 Albany, Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies for Development Projects to Prevent Blight ...

Deadline 02/08/19 LOI Date: 01/25/19

Grants to Albany, Oregon nonprofit social service organizations and public agencies for community development projects. To start the application process, interested applicants must submit a letter of intent. The purpose of the grant program is to create viable urban communities through decent housing and suitable living en...

GrantWatch ID#: 139236

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and Public Entities for Arts, Culture, Environment, Education, H...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants to Alberta registered charities and public entities for community health and wellness activities. Priority is given to organizations in Banff, Lake Louise, Canmore, Morley, Exshaw, Kananaskis, and surrounding areas. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: arts, culture, and creativity, environment and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144885

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Education, Health, Poverty Alleviation, Youth, and Economi...

Deadline 04/12/19 LOI Date: 01/25/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations for programs that address social and economic inequalities faced by the underserved in eligible regions of the State. Letters of Inquiry must be submitted before the submission of a full proposal. Funding is intended to support creative interventions that remove...

GrantWatch ID#: 171637

Grants to Maine Local and County Governments for Economic Development in Downtown Areas

Deadline 03/29/19 LOI Date: 01/25/19

Grants to Maine local and county government agencies for the revitalization of downtown areas in eligible communities throughout the state. A letter of intent must be submitted before applying. Funding is intended to assist communities in implementing innovative, integrated, and comprehensive solutions to problems facing t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177763

Networking Opportunity for New York Nonprofits Serving the Mid-Hudson Valley Region

Deadline 01/28/19

Opportunity for New York nonprofit organizations located in Dutchess, Ulster, Orange, Columbia, Putnam, and Greene Counties to attend a networking event. Preference will be given to organizations working to improve the social, environmental, and economic welfare of the Mid-Hudson Valley region. Omega Institute seeks to...

GrantWatch ID#: 168456

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

Grants to Delaware Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Women and Girls

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Delaware nonprofit organizations to positively impact the lives of women and girls within the state. Funding is intended for long-term, sustainable programs that promote health and wellness, and that enhance life skills that ultimately lead to economic self-sufficiency. Eligible programs should b...

GrantWatch ID#: 177768
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Grants to Ontario Registered Charities to Promote and Advance Cycling Programs and Infrastru...

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants to Toronto, Ontario registered charities to promote and develop local cycling programs and infrastructure. Funding is intended for research, analysis of public policy, public education, networking, community organizing, and other efforts that advance and build on recent cycling commitments in Toronto. Funding priori...

GrantWatch ID#: 184827

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits to Clean Up Contaminated Land for Development

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA and territories state, local, and tribal governments and nonprofit organizations for the assessment and clean up of contaminated properties. Required registrations may take at least one month to complete. Funding may be used to inventory, prevent, assess, reuse, and clean up brownfield sites. A brownfield...

GrantWatch ID#: 148252

Event Sponsorships to Oregon and Washington Nonprofits that Address Childhood Poverty

Deadline 01/31/19

Event sponsorships of up to $500 to Oregon and Washington nonprofit organizations that focus on breaking the cycle of childhood poverty. Applications are invited from organizations serving Clackamas, Washington, and Multnomah Counties, Oregon; and Clark County, Southwest Washington. Criteria: -Alignment with UWCW mis...

GrantWatch ID#: 149175

Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Education, Environme...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for activities that promote economic health, education, arts and culture, and the environment. Eligible organizations must benefit communities that are served by the Funding Source. See Grant Coverage Areas below for a link to a list of eligib...

GrantWatch ID#: 164400

Grants to South Dakota Nonprofits and Agencies to Expand Economic and Community Development ...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to South Dakota nonprofit organizations, local governments, tribal governments, and political subdivisions to build the capacity of local economic development programs. Funding is available to defray the cost of equipment purchase, training needs, hiring new staff, increasing the hours of part-time staff, and other ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176824

Grants to Cass County, Nebraska Nonprofits to Promote Local Tourism Events and Attractions

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Cass County, Nebraska nonprofit organizations to promote, attract, and encourage visitors to the County and to use the local tourism facilities. Priority will be given to unique events that encourage tourists from outside the area. Eligible expenses considered for reimbursement include: - Eve...

GrantWatch ID#: 176963

Grants to Cass County, Nebraska Nonprofits to Enhance or Expand Tourism Facilities

Deadline 03/31/19 LOI Date: 01/31/19

Grants starting at $500 to Cass County, Nebraska nonprofit organizations to develop or improve recreational facilities and attractions that will promote tourism in the local area. A letter of intent must be submitted before applying. Funding is intended for the improvement of a new structure, preservation of an existing st...

GrantWatch ID#: 176965

Grants to Seeley Lake, Montana Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Benefit the Local Commun...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants ranging from $100 to $2,500 to Seeley Lake, Montana nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for a broad range of projects to benefit the local community. Program areas include education, community and economic development, arts and culture, natural resources and conservation, and b...

GrantWatch ID#: 177041

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Churches for Programs to Benefit the L...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Missouri nonprofit organizations, government entities, school districts, and churches serving the Lake of Ozarks region in the areas of health, cultural, economic, and educational development in the Lake area. Funding is intended to support projects that meet a broad range of needs for the Lake of...

GrantWatch ID#: 177301

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits, Agencies, and Municipalities for Urban Forestry Projects

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $4,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, state agencies, and municipalities for urban forestry projects. Funding categories are outreach and education, urban forestry planning, and urban tree planting. Funding is intended to enhance or expand existing programs or to initiate new program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177717

Grants to Elma Area, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Health, Historic Preservation, a...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants typically ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Elma Area, Iowa nonprofits and government entities to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for programs in arts and culture, education, community betterment, environment, health, human services, and historic preservation.

GrantWatch ID#: 177739

Grants to Northeast Mississippi Nonprofits, Schools, and Tribes for Heritage and Culture Pro...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to Northeast Mississippi nonprofit organizations, tribes, school groups, museums, attractions, and events to promote culture and heritage within the funding source’s region. Projects may involve education and interpretation, heritage and cultural tourism, heritage resources enhancement and conservation, and partne...

GrantWatch ID#: 177987

Grants to Howard County, Iowa Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve the Quality of L...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to Howard County, Iowa nonprofit organizations, schools, churches, and government entities for programs in the areas of health, historic preservation, community betterment, arts and culture, human services, education, and the environment. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for resi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178752
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Grants to Victoria County, Texas Nonprofits to Enhance the Emotional and Physical Well-Being...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of up to $1,000 or up to $1,500 to Victoria County, Texas nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit children and families. The purpose of funding is to create opportunities to improve mental and emotional well-being, social growth, and physical and economic stability for community residents. The following...

GrantWatch ID#: 179338