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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Southern States to Host Performing Arts Events

Deadline 03/04/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 or $7,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit and governmental arts presenting organizations to host performing artists for public events. Touring support is available for performances in opera, music, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 166033

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Southern States for Literary Events Featuring Touri...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Funding will support literary projects that contain a public reading as well as an e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

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 USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Carry Out Educational Research ...

Deadline 03/07/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Evaluate Education Interventions for Special...

Deadline 03/07/19

Grants to USA nonprofit and governmental research institutions and IHEs to carry out evaluations of interventions for special education students. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. This program is intended to support rigorous evaluations of education interventions that st...

GrantWatch ID#: 182601

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Public Organizations, and Tribal Agencies to Increase Legal Service...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, Territorial organizations, Tribal governments and organizations, and publicly funded organizations to increase legal services available for victims of gender-based violence. Applicants must initiate required registrations two weeks before applying. The Legal Assistance for Vict...

GrantWatch ID#: 166867

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit and for-profit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for programs and activities that address the focus areas of education and training, culture, animal therapy, fitness and health, social ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Build Soccer Fields for Children ...

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

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, and churches to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction,...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328

Grants to USA Nonprofits for After-School and Summer Learning Programs that Benefit Disadvant...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit disadvantaged middle school students in grades 6, 7, and 8. Funding is intended to support after-school and summer learning programs that help middle school students make a successful transition from 8th to 9th grade. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182832

Grants to USA Teachers and Staff at K-12 Schools to Develop Social-Emotional Educational Cur...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands teachers, administrators, and counselors at K-12 schools to support the development of the funding source's hands-on social-emotional educational program. Funding is intended to cover the cost of teacher and student materials. The purpose of the program is to bring self-connec...

GrantWatch ID#: 184864

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 01/28/19

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

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Improve the Li...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International organizations that are working to improve the quality of life and support equal opportunities for people with hearing impairments. Funding is intended for projects that concentrate on the four following areas: children, professional training, parents and families...

GrantWatch ID#: 138387

In-Kind Grants to USA Schools and Nonprofits for Equipment Packages to Promote Youth Lacrosse

Deadline 01/31/19

In-kind grants of lacrosse equipment to USA nonprofit schools and community organizations to support lacrosse programs for economically disadvantaged youth between the ages of five and eighteen years old. Funding may be used to support new or existing programs. The purpose of the grant program is to provide affordable and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 143021

In-Kind Grants of Children's Books to USA Schools, Libraries, Agencies, and Community Organi...

Deadline 01/31/19

In-kind grants of books to USA schools, agencies, and community organizations. The purpose of the program is to build book collections and bring books and reading into the lives of children and youth in homeless shelters, under-funded libraries, preschool programs, faith-based reading projects, and charter schools, and to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149418

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Improvements to Local Football F...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in multiple states to enhance the safety, accessibility, and quality of local football fields within the funding source’s market areas. Consideration will be given to projects serving low and moderate-income neighborhoods. The fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171731

In-Kind Grants of Youth Exercise Equipment to USA Schools to Implement Morning Exercise Prog...

Deadline 01/31/19

In-kind grants of youth exercise equipment to USA schools. Interested applicants are required to register as "active schools" prior to applying. The equipment is intended to be used to implement a morning exercise program designed by the funding source. Each kit includes bands, charms, tracking system, sound systems, ropes...

GrantWatch ID#: 171862

Grants to USA K-12 Nonprofits and Schools for Soft Lacrosse Equipment Sets

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA K-12 schools for sets of soft lacrosse equipment. Funding is specifically intended to assist physical education teachers who are willing and eager to open a lacrosse unit in the phys-ed classroom. These grants are limited only to physical education classes. The US Lacrosse Soft Stick Lacrosse Equipment Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173934

Fellowships to USA College Students and Graduates to Complete a Master's Degree in STEM Teac...

Deadline 01/31/19

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA college seniors and graduates who have majored in or have 30 or more college credits in a STEM field (science, technology, engineering, or math). Funding will be provided as a stipend to Fellows to complete a Masters Degree in one of two participating Georgia universities. In exchange for the...

GrantWatch ID#: 177323

Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/31/19

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA PreK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to strengthen the applicants' teaching practice and to assist them in meeting their students’ needs. Grants can be used for an unlimited varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177420

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children and Youth

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs that benefit children and youth under the age of 20. Funding is intended to support programming as well as expenses for tangible items, special purchases, and supply items. The Foundation also accepts general operating requ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177478

Awards to USA Teachers and Professors for Notable Contributions to the Lives of Students

Deadline 01/31/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA teachers and professors who have made a significant positive impact on the lives of their students. Nominations are invited from the general public on behalf of K-12 teachers and college professors who have inspired them and helped them grow to become who they are today. About the Award: T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177611

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

Award to a USA K-12 Teacher to Acknowledge Excellence in Geoscience Education

Deadline 02/01/19

Award of $6,000 to a USA K-12 teacher to recognize exceptional leadership in geoscience education. Teachers that are eligible for nomination should have full-time teaching experience for at least three years and be currently teaching about natural resources for at least one unit per year. Teachers who include subjects rele...

GrantWatch ID#: 160694

Fellowships to USA and Puerto Rico Female Scientists for Outstanding Contributions to STEM D...

Deadline 02/01/19

Fellowships with an award of $60,000 to USA and Puerto Rico female postdoctoral scientists who have contributed to the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields and a demonstrated commitment to serving as role models for youth. Consideration is given to talented applicants from diverse STEM fields, representi...

GrantWatch ID#: 166788

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/19 LOI Date: 02/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, envir...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Recreational Programming for Adults and Children with Physical ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofits for recreational programs for adults and children that have physical challenges. Eligible projects are those that provide fun events such as day trips, athletics, and recreational activities. All applicants must be organizations that primarily serve individuals with physical challenges.

GrantWatch ID#: 177423

Grants to Northwest Mississippi Nonprofits and Agencies for Community-Centered Educational Op...

Deadline 02/01/19

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

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Schools, Churches, and Agencies for Health, Youth and Educa...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to Northwest Mississippi nonprofits, governmental agencies, schools, churches, institutions of higher education or research centers at such institutions, and federally-recognized Indian tribes for programs that focus on the areas of youth, education, and health. For the purposes of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179614

Grants to Northwest Mississippi Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote Technology in E...

Deadline 02/01/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible States for Education, Literacy, ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, hospitals, government agencies, religious institutions, and volunteer fire departments in eligible states for community benefit programs. Particular focus will be placed on the areas of education, literacy, and low-income initiatives and solutions. The goal of the Entergy Cha...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applicants that address ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to USA Cooperatives to Support Community Projects and Develop Agricultural Leaders

Deadline 02/01/19

Matching grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA cooperatives to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4-H and FFA programs and grain engulfment and fire ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 02/04/19

In-Kind Grants of $200 gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended to support service campaigns for animals, people, and the environment. Successful applications will demonstrate elements of service learning, youth leadership, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theaters and Individual Theater Artists to Promote Equality and Dive...

Deadline 02/05/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit theaters, collaboratives, and individual theater artists for children's theater initiatives that promote racial equity, inclusion, and diversity. Funding is intended to support groundbreaking projects that develop new concepts, engage underserved communities, and have a meaningful im...

GrantWatch ID#: 177889

Grants to USA K-12 Schools and Parent-Teacher Groups to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipme...

Deadline 02/08/19

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

Prizes to USA and Canada K-12 Student Teams for Innovative Science and Technology Projects

Deadline 02/08/19

Prizes to USA, territories, and Canada K-12 student teams for participation in a technology competition. The purpose of this competition is to encourage students to use the tools of science combined with their imagination to explore and create a future vision for technology. Students work in groups of two, three or fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 177808

Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Arts, Educ...

Deadline 02/11/19

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 and Canada High School and IHE Faculty to Encourage Women and Girls to Study Ma...

Deadline 02/12/19

Grants of up to $6,000 to Canada, USA, and Territories IHE faculty, as well as high school math teachers (in conjunction with IHE faculty) for projects to encourage girls and women to study mathematics. Funding is intended to support innovative initiatives that encourage women to study and persist in mathematics as an acad...

GrantWatch ID#: 178771

Grants to USA and Canada IHE Faculty Members to Engage Minority Students in Math Education

Deadline 02/12/19

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA, territories, and Canada mathematical sciences IHE faculty members to engage underrepresented students in mathematics. Projects may target middle school, high school, or post-secondary students. The program is intended to promote the pursuit and enjoyment of mathematics by students who are mem...

GrantWatch ID#: 178772

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Promote PreK-12 Computer Scienc...

Deadline 02/12/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to promote computer science and computational thinking educational opportunities for PreK-12 students. Proposals are invited for researcher-practitioner partnerships that aim to increase participation in CS and CT formal STEM learning all all grade levels...

GrantWatch ID#: 183161
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community S...

Deadline 02/15/19

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 Children and Youth for Community Projects that Address Childhood Hunger

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants of $400 to USA youth, ages 5-25, for community projects that help stop childhood hunger. Eligible projects should be youth-led and engage youth volunteers. Additional sustainability grants are also available for $400 to continue current work in this area. Projects should take place on Global Youth Service Day, April...

GrantWatch ID#: 177973

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Military Members, Veterans, and their F...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA nonprofits for projects and programs to support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce. Focus Areas: - Military Caregivers - Famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182067
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Innovative Programs that Address the Opioid Epidemic

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants averaging between $50,000 and $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that address opioid misuse and abuse. Priority will be given to proposals that address prevention and education, pre- and post-treatment programs, and/or safe disposal of unused or expired drugs. Funding is intended for programs that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 183473

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth Gardening Programs

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants of $500 and grants of $1,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, IHEs, schools, and agencies for developing and expanding garden programs for youth. Funding is intended to bring greenspaces to more communities and to specifically encourage youth interest in gardening. Winners will be selected based on their commit...

GrantWatch ID#: 184957
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth-Led Programs that Address Nutrition, Food Secu...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for youth-led programs that support food-related community activities. The public will participate in selecting finalist applicants. Funding is intended for long ranging initiatives that strengthen communities, empower residents, and serve those most in need. The organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 185091
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Services to Benefit Youth and Individuals with Hear...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for programs and services that meet the needs of individuals with hearing disorders, youth, and communities. Eligible projects must align with one of the following areas of interest: hearing disorders, academic services in the arts and sciences, and programs and projects th...

GrantWatch ID#: 172761