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

Deadline 04/15/20

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 New Jersey Faith-Based and Community Organizations for Social Services that Address...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Jersey faith-based and community organizations for services that address the needs of residents. Funding is intended for senior services, academic assistance for students, summer camp programs, and civic and community engagement activities. The Social Innovation Special Projects (SSIP) Grant ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185508

Grants to Oregon Agencies and Community Organizations in Eligible Regions for Economic and Co...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to Oregon local government agencies and community organizations in eligible regions to promote economic and community development. Funding is intended to support programs that create and develop new housing opportunities, upgrade and renew town centers, build employment areas, reduce barriers to all types of housing...

GrantWatch ID#: 188043

Grants to Ontario Artists in Eligible Regions for Artistic Guidance and Career Development

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of $10,000 to Ontario individual artists in eligible regions for artistic guidance in a range of disciplines. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to provide career development assistance to artists who are new to the area. The goal of the program is to support the integration...

GrantWatch ID#: 185099

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Agencies, and Property Owners to Restore Cultural Properties

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and property owners to preserve and restore properties of cultural significance. The purpose of the program is to promote the economic growth of local communities. Funding is intended to support the preservation and enhancement of historic theater buildings in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188117

Grants to Florida Arts Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions For Events...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to Florida nonprofit arts and cultural organizations, IHEs, public schools, and agencies in eligible regions for publicly accessible events that increase tourism and promote economic development in the area. Applicants must attend an informational workshop prior to applying. Funding is intended for arts and cultural...

GrantWatch ID#: 143831

Opportunity for Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Have Locations Included on a Roster of Cultu...

Deadline 05/01/20

Opportunity for Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies to have locations included on a roster of culturally vibrant communities. Inclusion on the roster allows communities to receive access to funding opportunities, a network of community leaders, professional development, technical assistance, and a connecti...

GrantWatch ID#: 171519

Grants to New Hampshire Professional Artists for Career Development Opportunities

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to New Hampshire professional artists for career advancement opportunities. Funding is intended to encourage artists to participate in programs that will enhance their careers and bring their small business to the next level. Programs include the development of business skills, participation in prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 185415

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

Deadline 06/11/20

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 Austin, Texas Nonprofits for Public Arts and Cultural Programming

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Austin, Texas nonprofit organizations for 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 Extra Territorial Jurisdi...

GrantWatch ID#: 164662

Grants to Texas Nonprofits, Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Program Planning and Development

Deadline 04/23/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to Texas nonprofit organizations, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and agencies for program planning and development. Funding is intended to support organizations in the planning stages of programs that will place members of the funding source in positions of service. Eligible proposals will discuss bringing th...

GrantWatch ID#: 186000

Grants to Oregon Local, State, and Tribal Agencies to Acquire and Develop Property for Publi...

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants to Oregon local, state, and tribal government agencies to acquire and develop outdoor recreation facilities and areas for public use. Funding is intended to support property acquisition, development and renovation, or a combination of those activities (renovation, acquisition, and development). Projects must be cons...

GrantWatch ID#: 167623

Grants to New York Public-Use Airports for Infrastructure Improvements

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants to New York airports for infrastructure improvements and economic development. Funding is intended to support projects that are designed to enhance operational efficiencies, have a positive economic impact on the locality and the state, preserve assets, or enhance safety at public-use airports. Eligible project acti...

GrantWatch ID#: 183605

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and First Nations Bands to Help Women Develop Greater Economic P...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations and First Nations Bands to help women develop greater economic prosperity. The Foundation seeks to prioritize funding to organizations that reach women who face multiple barriers, in communities where the needs are greatest. The Foundation aims to help social purpose organizations b...

GrantWatch ID#: 187017

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Address Community Needs

Deadline 05/22/20

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, public and private schools, and municipal government agencies to address the needs of eligible communities. Funding may be used to support new programs or to expand existing programs. The Foundation makes grants to an area that consists of the Oconomowoc Area School District, bu...

GrantWatch ID#: 147259

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions to Benefit Local Com...

Deadline 06/25/20 LOI Date: 05/01/20

Grants to Virginia nonprofit organizations, schools, and local government agencies to address community needs and benefit local residents in eligible regions. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs that benefit the Tri-Cities region, within the focus areas of health ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 169301

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits to Support Arts and Cultural Programs that Will Enhance Lo...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for arts programs and new ventures that will enhance local communities. Funding is intended to support local arts and cultural organizations that strengthen the state's economy, promote the vitality of local communities, contribute to the education of all Rhode...

GrantWatch ID#: 179553

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont Nonprofits and Agencies for Workforce ...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont nonprofit organizations, public agencies, Native American tribes, and State governments in eligible counties for workforce development programs. Funding is intended for infrastructure and project support to reduce unemployment, poverty, and migration.

GrantWatch ID#: 181500

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Arts and Cultural Programs

Deadline 04/22/20 LOI Date: 04/13/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for arts and cultural programs that enhance the quality of life of local residents. Applicants must attend an information session prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to maintain the artistic and cultural assets of Ulster County. Applicants m...

GrantWatch ID#: 188288

Grants and Scholarships to Minnesota Schools, Nonprofits, or Individuals in Support of Art a...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Minnesota schools, nonprofit groups, and arts organizations, and scholarships of $250 to individuals to support the arts in an eligible region. Eligible uses of grant funds include: production of arts events or workshops, sponsorships of artists in residence, or development of arts organizations. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 127935

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Schools, and Artists in Eligible Regions for Arts Activities

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations, schools, and individual artists in eligible regions to integrate creativity, arts, and culture into local neighborhoods. Funding is intended to support arts activities that promote arts learning and awareness, community participation, cultural diversity, and economi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178518

Grants to South Dakota IHE Faculty to Expand Research Capacity and Explore Economic Growth O...

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $90,000 to South Dakota academic personnel at eligible institutions of higher education for research activities that can enhance in-state commercial development and economic growth. Funding is intended for individual or collaborative efforts.

GrantWatch ID#: 183226

Grants to Montana Individuals, Businesses, Agencies, Nonprofits, and Others to Support Devel...

Deadline 05/22/20 Conference Date: 04/09/20 LOI Date: 04/13/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Montana individuals, businesses, agencies, nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and local governments to support economic and agricultural development. Given the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, special attention will be paid to projects that strengthen and expand local food offering...

GrantWatch ID#: 166354

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Artists for Arts and Culture Community Programs in Eligibl...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to New York cultural nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $2,500 to local artists to enhance cultural services and programs in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve the city parks, facilities, and neighborhoods where activities occur. Priority will be given to brand new initiatives...

GrantWatch ID#: 141668

Grants to Washington Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Plan Community Services

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to Washington local and state governments, nonprofits, IHEs, and Indian Tribes to support volunteer staff working in a broad range of community services. Funding is intended for initial support to current staff or to hire additional staff who can plan a proposed program and develop systems for succe...

GrantWatch ID#: 153652

Grants to Illinois and Indiana Nonprofits for Educational Advancement, Veteran Support, and ...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Illinois and Indiana nonprofit organizations for projects that create career pathways, build better lives for veterans, and advance effective violence prevention strategies for youth in eligible regions. Applicants are required to discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 167993

Grants to Arkansas Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Arkansas nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit the community in eligible cities and counties. Focus areas include financial stability, health, and education. Collaborative and sustainable projects are encouraged. Eligible applicants must provide services to residents of Faulkner, Perry, Van Buren Coun...

GrantWatch ID#: 170281

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

Deadline 04/10/20

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 USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services that benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for projects and activities within the focus areas of youth development, community development, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391

Grants to North Dakota and Minnesota Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Women and Girls in...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants up to $15,000 to North Dakota and Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit women and girls in eligible counties. Funding is intended to improve leadership skills and develop the potential of local women and girls. This program should benefit residents of Cass County, North Dakota and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179226

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Congregations to Address Local N...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to South Carolina nonprofits, governmental and educational institutions, and congregations for programs that serve residents of eligible areas. Programs may fall in the areas of public health, education, economic development, crime and safety, and family and youth. Programs must benefit residents of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179745

Grants to Texas Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Program areas include education, workforce preparation, veteran services, and wellness culture.

GrantWatch ID#: 181159

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to South Carolina nonprofit organizations for projects in the areas of education, veterans services, children's health, and environmental stewardship. Applicants are required to discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to promote societal growth and positive change in communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 181164

Grants to Washington Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for Volunteer Community Service P...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Washington local and state governments, nonprofits, IHEs, and Indian Tribes to support volunteer staff working in a broad range of community services. Funding is intended for programs that engage members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions and practices to build and strengthen communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 188430

Grants to North Dakota Businesses for Student Apprenticeships and Internships in Targeted In...

Deadline 04/12/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to North Dakota businesses to provide apprenticeship and internship positions for students in the following targeted industries: value-added agriculture, advanced manufacturing, energy, technology including cybersecurity, and tourism. Priority will be given to startup companies, companies that have ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182615

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits, Entities, Schools, and Religious Organizations for Communi...

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations, municipalities, schools, and religious organizations for community benefit programs and capital needs in eligible communities. Priority areas of funding include housing and rehabilitation, community services, economic development, and revitalization or stabili...

GrantWatch ID#: 175377

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits to Provide Affordable and Safe Housing

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations to strengthen communities through projects that provide more affordable and safe housing. Priority consideration will be given to underserved communities. Funding is intended to improve living conditions and dismantle barriers to equity.

GrantWatch ID#: 181041

Grants to Nonprofits and Municipalities in Connecticut for Community Programs in Tolland, Ha...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to nonprofit organizations and municipalities in Connecticut for community programs that benefit the residents of Tolland, Hartford, and Windham Counties. Areas of focus include human services, health, education, the arts, and housing. Priority is given to programs that address basic needs, children, and education e...

GrantWatch ID#: 159882

Grants to Vermont Towns and Agencies to Enhance Local Economic Development, Public Services,...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants starting at $50,000 to Vermont government agencies and municipalities (with the exception of Burlington) for housing, economic development, and public facilities and services. Applicants must hold a public meeting prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects that promote economic development or housing...

GrantWatch ID#: 179872

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Economic Development Initiatives

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations for economic development initiatives. Funding is intended for organizations to undertake intelligence initiatives to gather, disseminate, and formulate data that is relevant to the growth of sectors that create content in the province.

GrantWatch ID#: 184161

Grants to Vermont Agencies and Municipalities for Planning Related to Housing, Economic Devel...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $60,000 to Vermont government agencies and municipalities (with the exception of Burlington) to help plan for housing projects, economic development, and public facilities and services. Funding is intended to support pre-development and planning activities, and allows communities access to the...

GrantWatch ID#: 186231

Grants to Vermont Agencies and Municipalities to Strengthen Loan Programs that Offer Aid For ...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants starting from $50,000 to Vermont government agencies and municipalities (with the exception of Burlington) for loan programs that assist with housing improvements and economic development. Funding is intended to strengthen regional multi-site housing-upgrade revolving-loan fund programs. These grants are specific ty...

GrantWatch ID#: 186233

Grants to New York Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes to Recruit Volunteer Labor for Comm...

Deadline 04/27/20 Conference Date: 04/14/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, including IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and community, faith-based, and labor organizations to recruit and engage volunteer services for community benefit programs. Nonprofit applicants must qualify in the online registration system prior to applying. Priority will be given ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149075

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations in Eligible Areas to ...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Wisconsin nonprofits, religious organizations, and government entities in eligible regions for projects that benefit local residents. Priority funding is intended for programs and activities within the focus areas of hunger, leadership, literacy, pathways, shelter, and youth and families. Eligible...

GrantWatch ID#: 150197

Grants and In-Kind Support to British Columbia Groups to Facilitate Events and Festivals

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants and in-kind support to British Columbia groups for new or recurring festivals and other community events in an eligible region. Funding is intended to support events that provide the region with economic benefits, foster community spirit and engagement, and enhance cultural development. Eligible festivals are held a...

GrantWatch ID#: 152362

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community and economic development programs within a wide range of focus areas, which enhance the quality of life of individuals and families in eligible communities. Funding is intended to benefit underserved communities that are served by the funding source and in which...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185

Grants to Montana IHE Faculty for Studies that Advance the State's Aerospace Economy

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Montana IHE faculty researchers for studies in the full range of scientific and engineering fields. Funding is intended to support aerospace programs that further the State's economy, connect faculty with industry, fortify high-tech companies, and build university research enterprises that will f...

GrantWatch ID#: 162120

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Benefit the Community in Eligible Regions

Deadline 05/27/20 LOI Date: 04/15/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations to benefit the community in eligible regions. Most applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry or contact the funding source prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include food security; civic engagement; and strengthening neighborhoods. Additionally, micro gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 163644

Grants to Oklahoma IHEs to Benefit Female Students

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Oklahoma universities and colleges to provide educational opportunities to women. The purpose of this program is to facilitate the recruitment, enrollment, and retention of single mother students. Grant funds may be used to support new or existing events and programs and to increase awareness about educational op...

GrantWatch ID#: 164313

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations and government agencies for community benefit programs in eligible counties. Consideration will be given to proposals that focus on community issues including poverty, education, financial stability, and health. Eligible projects must benefit the citizens of Nelsonville and the surrou...

GrantWatch ID#: 169813