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Mississippi Grants for Youth:  139 Youth/Out-of-School Youth Grants for Mississippi.

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Educational Research Projects

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for high-quality, innovative research to improve educational practice. Funding is intended for research projects that span the life course from early childhood to adult learning, as well as those that focus on contexts outside of school. The Lyle Spencer ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158435

Grant to USA K-12 Teachers to Purchase Materials for the Classroom

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants of $2,500 to USA K-12 teachers for projects to enhance the quality of classroom education. Please note that teachers must be nominated prior to entering the contest; self-nominations are allowed. Winners will be decided during a public voting period. The winning teachers will receive a grant for the purchase of clas...

GrantWatch ID#: 157852

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

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipment, and Upgrade Technology

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA K-12 public schools, charter schools, and nonprofit parent-teacher groups to enhance school resources and facilities. Funding may be requested for technology upgrades, facility renovations, tools for STEM programs, and safety improvements. Preference will be given to requests tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176770

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 09/28/18

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Letters of intent are due by January 26. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement of soccer fields. Safe Places to Play trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328

Grants to USA PreK-12 Teachers for Educational Arts Programming to Benefit Students Who Lear...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA educators of grades Pre-K through 12 to help advance innovative programs that incorporate the arts into educational programming. Funding is intended to support programs that work to effectively use the arts as a learning tool in teaching children who learn differently.

GrantWatch ID#: 170095

Grants to USA Schools, Community Groups, and Nature Centers for Youth Environmental Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories schools, community groups, nature centers, or museums for projects that involve youth in environmental and conservation education. Applicants must attend a pre-application training. Projects should help students enhance the environment of their schools or neighborhoods. Stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 170195

Award to a USA School or Youth Group for an Outstanding Garden Project

Deadline 09/30/18

Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have impacted the lives of the children and the community in which they live.

GrantWatch ID#: 173076

In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and International Museums to Inspire PreK-8 Children in STEM E...

Deadline 09/30/18

In-kind grants valued at up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums for the creation of a Maker Space area where PreK-8 children can tinker, play, and invent using a variety of materials. Funding is intended to create a space with incorporated STEM education which will inspire children to create and explore. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184174

Grants to USA, Canada, and International University Students and Staff for Research Related ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International university students and faculty members to conduct research projects that focus on understanding the psychological and behavioral aspects of injuries among children and adolescents. Funding is specifically intended for research that relates to the prevention of inju...

GrantWatch ID#: 140392

Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, r...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Award to a USA or Canada Mathematician for Outstanding Contributions to K-16 Math Education

Deadline 10/01/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada pure or applied mathematician to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of education for K-16 students. Nominations should cite the candidate’s past or current contributions to math education, which may include, but is not limited to: -Developing or assessing the K-16 ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 160652

Grants to USA Teachers in Multiple States for Projects and Materials that Foster Success in ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA teachers working full-time in any state, excluding Colorado, Oregon, Idaho, Arkansas, Washington, and Kansas. Funding will be provided for a wide range of projects or materials that will improve student learning. This can include, but is not limited to, books, software, calculators, math manipul...

GrantWatch ID#: 174127

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia nonprofit organizations to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applications will be considered in the areas of c...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Engage Students in Educational STEM and Energy Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that provide students with the opportunity to learn about current and future energy challenges. Students in grades 6-12, college, or university will engage in educational projects that will enhance their understanding of science and technolo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175118

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547

In-Kind Grants of New Children's Books to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas

Deadline 10/01/18

In-kind grants worth up to $800 to USA public libraries and tribal libraries in rural areas to acquire brand new, high quality, hardcover children's books. Recipients will be able to choose which books are best suited for their community from a list of over 500 books, including award-winning and star-reviewed titles from e...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Promote Public Appreciation of Histo...

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for projects that promote public engagement with historical resources. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations at least six weeks prior to the deadline. Emphasis is placed on projects that result in online tools. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174204

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

Grants to USA Law Enforcement and Government Agencies for Programs to Reduce Gang Recruitmen...

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA and territories law enforcement agencies, local government agencies, and tribal governments for the development and implementation of programs to reduce gang recruitment of unaccompanied youth. Funding is intended to reduce violent crime and victimization of alien youth and children. Unaccompanied alien ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 184003

Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Educational Edible Garden Projects

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 10/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA and territories and Canada K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations to support new or existing educational gardens. Requests must be for an edible garden that incorporates growing vegetables, fruits, grains, or herbs. Priority will be given to projects that benefit schools in communities with limite...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Projects Related to Education

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of education projects operating inside or outside the USA with a particular interest in supporting underserved populations and the creative use of technology. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible before the deadline. Typically, grants are awarded to new or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156301
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Promote Responsible Forest Management

Deadline 10/09/18

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits to support sustainable forest management and to involve communities in efforts to build understanding of the value of forests and biodiversity. The research generated by these projects is intended to assess conservation values and improve forest management. There are two types of gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 175540

Awards to Recognize USA Nonprofits for Efforts to Expand Access to Health Care for the Unders...

Deadline 10/10/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to recognize excellence in increasing oral or medical health care access for the underserved. Priority will be given to nonprofits that focus on expanding health care for children and youth (birth to 18 years). Applicants are required to demonstrate that their submitted pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175400
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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
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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 Schools, Nonprofits, and Churches for Nature Education Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA schools, nonprofit places of learning, churches, and nature centers for projects that promote an appreciation of nature by using or developing natural landscapes and native plants. Funding is intended to cover the costs of seeds and native plants. Wild Ones is looking for project...

GrantWatch ID#: 152640
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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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 Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268
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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

Awards to USA Student Teams (Grades 6-12) for STEM Projects that Address Environmental Issues

Deadline 10/15/18

Prizes of $10,000, $15,000, and $30,000 to USA teams of students in grades 6 through 12 for submitting winning projects that offer creative solutions to environmental concerns in the areas of land and water, and air and climate. Topics can address the issues of pollution, deforestation, biodiversity, global warming, or wat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182107
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Domestic Violence Shelters to Offer On-Site Pet Housing

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide emergency shelter to domestic violence victims to offer pet housing to beneficiaries. This grant seeks to fill critical funding gaps to enable domestic violence shelters to provide co-sheltering options for survivors and their pets. Grants may be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182244
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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

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/22/18

In-Kind Grants of $200 in the form of gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots &...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

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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Matching Grants to USA Organizations, Businesses, and Agencies to Purchase New Playground Sys...

Deadline 10/31/18

Matching grants to USA and territories community organizations, government agencies, schools, and businesses for the purchase of new playground systems for local communities. The goal of this grant program is to help communities provide children and families with more opportunities for play. Funding is available for the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163421
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Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Schools for Educational Programs in Gulfport and Harriso...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Mississippi nonprofit organizations and schools for the development of new educational projects in the Gulfport and Harrison County School Districts. Funding is intended for schools that mainly serve students from low-income families. Grants will be awarded in the Spring.

GrantWatch ID#: 174747

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

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

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Schools and IHEs for Health, Education, and Community Bene...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to Mississippi nonprofit organizations, schools, and IHEs to benefit residents of Forrest, Covington, Lamar, Jones, Jefferson Davis, Pearl River, Perry, and Marion Counties. Areas of interest include health and education, though consideration will also be given to activities falling under other c...

GrantWatch ID#: 183535

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Reproductive Health Education Programs for Disadvantaged Young ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to empower young women by providing healthy reproductive education. Emphasis is placed on programs serving women who lack access to unbiased information regarding reproductive health and their options in life. The Anna Lalor Burdick (ALB) Program supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898
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Grants to USA K-12 Schools, School Districts, and Nonprofits to Create Edible School Gardens

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA K-12 schools, school districts, and nonprofits to build school-based gardens that grow edible crops such as fruits, vegetables, herbs, and grains to help connect children to their food sources. Funding may be used to buy seeds, plants, raised beds, fencing, wheelbarrows, greenho...

GrantWatch ID#: 162973

Grants to USA 6-12th Grade Teachers for Innovative Math and Science Projects

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants starting at $5,000 to USA six through twelfth-grade individual teachers and teams of teachers at public and nonprofit private schools for creative classroom-based projects in math and science. Previous grants have funded mentoring programs, electronics courses, and biochemical research pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 169675
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Grants to Northwest Mississippi Nonprofits and Agencies for Community-Centered Educational Op...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to Northwest Mississippi nonprofits, governmental agencies (including schools), churches, federally-recognized Indian tribes, higher education institutions, and research centers at such institutions for proposals that focus on community-centered educational opportunities for children a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179612
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Grants to Northwest Mississippi Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote Technology in E...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to Northwest Mississippi nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, churches, schools, and IHEs to promote technology in education. Projects must take place within the funding source’s service area, which includes Coahoma, Bolivar, Leflore, DeSoto, Marshall, Panola, Quitma...

GrantWatch ID#: 179615
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Grants to USA K‐12 Schools for Programs that Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

Deadline 11/07/18

Grants ranging from $300 to $4,000 to USA K‐12 schools for activities that will lead to lasting healthy changes in the school. Funding is intended for students to engage in fun programs that promote healthy eating and physical activity. Eligible uses of funds include nutrition education materials, kickoff and promotional...

GrantWatch ID#: 176702
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Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Arts, Educ...

Deadline 11/13/18

Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi nonprofit organizations and academic institutions to benefit communities in Memphis and the Mid-South region. Program areas include health and human services, education and lifelong learning, ethics and social justice, the arts, and cultural enrichment. The Foundation funds or...

GrantWatch ID#: 180366

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