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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to USA Agencies to Remediate Housing Hazards Related to Lead-Based Paint

Deadline 09/25/18

Grants to USA state, local, and tribal government agencies for comprehensive programs that identify and remediate hazards related to lead-based paint in rental units and owner-occupied housing. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Healthy Homes Supplemental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156426

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Academics, Writers, Scholars, and Artists for ...

Deadline 09/28/18

Fellowships of $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International academics, scholars, creative writers, and visual artists whose work will benefit from access to a collection in New York City. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations in the spheres of social sciences, humanities, and scholarship. The Dor...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Education, Health and Wellness, and...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents in the areas of Southern Nevada, Michigan, Maryland (DC, MD, VA), and Biloxi and Tunica, Mississippi. Programs may fall in the areas of education, housing, health and wellness, veterans, and senior services. A complete list of eligible focu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175538

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmakers for Unique Film Projects

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers to support unique film projects that contribute to society. This program seeks to support films that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television series, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903

Grants to USA Individuals Affiliated with a Native American Tribe for Cultural Art Projects

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals affiliated with a Native American tribe for art projects that will preserve and strengthen the tribe's culture. The grant program will provide recipients with both financial and technical support. Recipients will be offered tools, resources, and capital to build on their one-of-a-k...

GrantWatch ID#: 174413

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Professors to Conduct Research and Work in Finland

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professors for an opportunity to work in Finland for a minimum of two months. Grantees will conduct research, give lectures, and work with Finnish companies. Deserving Finnish professors may apply to work at respected foreign universities. The Nokia Foundation promotes and suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 159206

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Fund Educational Field Trips for Students in K-12 Sch...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $700 to USA teachers, educators, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of K-12 public, private, and charter schools for community service or civic projects, visits to art, science and cultural museums, career enrichment opportunities, and other events or activities away from the school facility. Educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 172758

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Treatment and Support Programs for Mental Illness and Substance ...

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants generally starting at $12,000 to USA nonprofits to develop and expand programs that support people affected by mental illness and substance use disorders. Funding may be used to enhance and improve resources and support and/or to involve the patient's perspective in care delivery and drug development. The ALKERM...

GrantWatch ID#: 184341

Grants to USA Nonprofit, State, and Local Museums for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 12/14/18 Conference Date: 10/03/18

Grants starting from $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit or municipality-affiliated museums for projects that increase their capacity to serve the public. Funding is intended for ongoing or new museum activities within three funding categories that promote museums as a center of learning, as strong community anchors, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 148060

Grants to USA Government Agencies to Develop Strategies to Effectively Reduce Gang Violence

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, including tribal governments and law enforcement agencies, for the development of programs to reduce gang violence. Funding is intended to reduce and prevent violence throughout communities, thus creating safe communities for families to live. The Gang Suppression Plann...

GrantWatch ID#: 184001

Fellowships to USA Individuals to Strengthen the Jewish Connection to the Environment, Food,...

Deadline 10/05/18

Fellowships starting at $30,000 to USA individuals to work on projects that incorporate food, the outdoors, and the environment into Jewish communal service. The fellowships are made up of intensive training seminars, professional placements, mentors and professional development, and educator certifications. JOFEE Fello...

GrantWatch ID#: 161647
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Awards to USA Teen Artists for Career Development in a Range of Artistic Disciplines

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and additional benefits to USA young artists (ages 15-18) to recognize and support achievement in the following disciplines: visual arts, dance, photography, voice, jazz, classical music, writing, theater, design arts, and cinematic arts. In addition to the cash awards, artists will receive training...

GrantWatch ID#: 157814

Awards to USA Female Superintendents and Administrators for Outstanding Leadership in Educat...

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of $1,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding leadership in the field of education. Awards will be given to female superintendents, administrators, and other women in school leadership positions. Nominations and applications are accepted for the following three award categories: -The Superintendent Award – a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159056
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/13/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Grassroots Efforts to Promote Social...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that promote social justice around the world. Applicants must submit a preliminary application in advance of a full proposal. Priority will be given to projects with small budgets that lack access to mainstream sources of funding. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144400
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Grants to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee PreK-12 Teachers to Enhance Education in the M...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee PreK-12 teachers to benefit children in need in the Memphis Metro area. The purpose of this program is to enhance the children’s quality of life by supporting and encouraging teaching excellence. Funding will enable teachers to provide creative and original learning experien...

GrantWatch ID#: 175861
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Individuals to Preserve and Research North American ...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and individuals for the preservation and archiving of music and other recorded sounds that are representative of North American heritage. Funding is also available for scientific research projects related to the impact of music on the human con...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543

Grants to USA IHEs to Promote and Expand Apprenticeship Opportunities on a National Scale

Deadline 10/16/18

Grants to USA institutes of higher education for projects that develop and expand apprenticeship opportunities on a national scale. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. IHEs will partner with national industry associations to develop and implement projects. The purpos...

GrantWatch ID#: 184133
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Fellowships to USA Individuals to Develop Projects Addressing Criminal Justice Issues and Re...

Deadline 10/22/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that catalyze change and advance reform on issues related to the criminal justice system. The fellowships are intended to mitigate the harmful impact of current criminal justice policies on communities, families, and individuals in the United States. Fellowships should involve...

GrantWatch ID#: 161096

Fellowships to USA Graduate Students for STEM and STEM Education Degrees

Deadline 10/22/18

Fellowships to USA and territories students to support doctoral or master’s degree research in the STEM fields, as well as STEM education. This program selects students early in their graduate careers according to a demonstrated potential for significant achievements in STEM research of STEM education. Three years of...

GrantWatch ID#: 181918

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 10/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Fellowships to USA Professionals for Scholarly Research on Original Foreign Policy Solutions

Deadline 10/31/18

Fellowships to USA scholars and professionals for research that brings an innovative approach to US foreign policy challenges. Participants will experience work in a new field in order to gain different perspectives. Government officials are thus placed in scholarly settings, while academics are placed in public service an...

GrantWatch ID#: 159302

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850
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Grants to Mississippi Artists for Marketing Projects, Art Materials, and Professional Develo...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of up to $500 to Mississippi artists for marketing and promotion materials, professional skills development, and art supplies. First-time applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff to discuss eligibility. Funding is intended to support attendance at a professional workshop or conference, for trainin...

GrantWatch ID#: 176273

Grants to USA Nonprofits for International Exchanges in the Arts and Environmental Sciences

Deadline 02/01/19 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to help cover the costs of international travel to Southeast, East, and Central Europe, Central Asia, the Baltic states, Mongolia, and Russia for exchanges in the arts and the environmental sciences. LOIs are due by May 1, 2018. Proposals should involve direct, in-depth professio...

GrantWatch ID#: 180489
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Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Agencies for Small-Scale Arts Performances and Activiti...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $1,000 to Mississippi nonprofits and units of local government, such as schools, libraries, or county or municipal agencies, for small-scale arts activities. Proposals can include performances and presentations, assistance with curriculum or organizational development, and sending staff to profe...

GrantWatch ID#: 181375

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups Supporting Public Lands for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/05/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit friends groups and community-based organizations affiliated with public lands for capacity building activities. The purpose of this program is to strengthen organizations that support the stewardship and conservation of public lands sites. Successful proposals will: -Demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180753
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Grants and Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for High-Quality Wild...

Deadline 11/14/18

Grants and fellowships to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research that addresses the health and welfare of wildlife and exotic animals. Funding is intended to support humane and hypothesis-driven projects that demonstrate high potential impact and scientific merit. Grants are available in the following ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182119

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Media Institutions, and Educational Institutions to Improve Invest...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, media institutions, and educational institutions for programs in the following areas: Investigative Reporting, Oklahoma Journalism, Professional Development, and Journalism Initiatives. Priority is given to programs focusing on ethics and new media. More details on the program area...

GrantWatch ID#: 179644

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Needs, At-Risk Youth Education, and Domestic Violence Pro...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for financial assistance to provide children and families with basic provisions, including food, shelter, and physical fitness programs, to support those fleeing from domestic abuse, and to support education and training programs for at-risk children and youth. Only organizations a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551
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Matching Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Projects that Foster Opportunities for Jewis...

Deadline 11/16/18

Matching grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and projects that strengthen women's empowerment in the Jewish community. Priority areas include encouraging girls to choose STEM education and careers and preventing gender-based discrimination and harassment in Jewish community workplaces and communal space...

GrantWatch ID#: 183983
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Grants to Multiple USA States and Puerto Rico Nonprofits and Agencies for Emergency Response...

Deadline 11/29/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 to multiple USA states and Puerto Rico EMS agencies, law enforcement agencies, public safety organizations, and nonprofits to improve emergency response capacity. Funding may be used for the purchase of life-saving equipment, support of military, disaster relief, scholarships and cont...

GrantWatch ID#: 179675

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to USA and Canada Libraries for Programs for People with Autism of All Ages and their ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada libraries for services, projects, and programs that benefit people with autism of all ages or their families. Funding is intended for the purchase program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay for staff coverage. Applicants may propose to initiate a new, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165935

Grants to USA Trade Schools and Colleges for Manufacturing Summer Camps for Middle and High ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA trade schools, community colleges, and technical colleges to host summer camp programs to introduce youth between the ages of 12 to 16 to various manufacturing fields. Summer camp programs will engage girls and boys and middle and high school to the high-tech career options available in the automated manufact...

GrantWatch ID#: 174993
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational Programs that Promote the Dairy Industry

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for educational initiatives and programs that educate the public about the dairy industry and promote the professional development of dairy producers. Funding will be provided for proposals that fall under one of the following two categories: 1. Building Producer Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178677
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Older Adults, Ages 65 and Above

Deadline 02/01/19 LOI Date: 12/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for innovative projects that benefit older Americans (ages 65 and above). Funding is specifically intended to support proposals that focus on the areas of advocacy, direct services, education and training programs for professionals working with the elderly, and/or research to identify the causes of...

GrantWatch ID#: 180281

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Minority Urban Science Teachers for Professional Development O...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards of $1,800 to USA and territories, and Canada K-12 minority science educators in urban areas to participate in a professional development learning opportunity. Funding is intended to increase the talent pool for diverse science teachers in order to be more prepared for future workforce challenges. This award prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 182392
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Scholarships to USA Active Duty Military or Veterans for a Business Continuity Course

Deadline 01/01/19

Scholarships to USA active duty military or recently separated veterans for a business continuity planning course. Funding is intended to assist veterans in a successful transition to the professions of crisis management, disaster recovery, emergency response, and business continuity. Each selected candidate will be abl...

GrantWatch ID#: 184109
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Carry Out Educational Research ...

Deadline 03/07/19 LOI Date: 01/10/19

Grants to USA nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental research institutions and IHEs to partner with local education agencies for short-term evaluations of education interventions. Funding is intended for obtaining data that will inform LEAs regarding the efficacy of current educational interventions. The program is des...

GrantWatch ID#: 162952
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and Charities to Assist Underserved Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit organizations, governmental entities, schools, churches, and hospitals for a broad range of high-quality programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Funding will specifically be provided for programs focused on children's education, children's...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Architecture, Education, Arts, Scientific Research, and Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits for activities that positively impact people around the world and their communities. Support is primarily given to programs in the areas of architecture and the arts, education, addressing the needs of underserved communities, and scientific research. The Foundation also supports programs that s...

GrantWatch ID#: 138286

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555
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Grants and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Dev...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and event sponsorships to USA nonprofit organizations working in the areas of STEM education, community development, and road and vehicle safety. Funding and event sponsorships are intended to support programs and initiatives that meet the needs of various communities across the country, with particular focus on are...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127