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Grants to nonprofits, schools & government agencies providing minority funding opportunities and for those working to achieve racial equality for minorities.

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Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA colleges, universities, and nonprofits engaged in educational or research activities to support early-career faculty members who demonstrate a strong potential to advance science and academia. This award is given to faculty who are likely to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162930

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Improve Child Welfare

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs to improve child welfare systems. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program seeks to strengthen outcomes related to safety, permanency, and well-being for children within the w...

GrantWatch ID#: 183591

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Research to Promote Nutrition and Wellbeing for Ch...

Deadline 09/26/18 LOI Date: 07/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and public agencies for research on system, policy, and environmental strategies that will improve the health and wellbeing of children. Concept papers are due July 18. This program seeks to help all children achieve optimal nutrition and a healthy weight. Backgroun...

GrantWatch ID#: 169949

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Awards to USA IHEs to Recognize Outstanding Use of Digital Courses to Promote Student Success

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards to USA higher education institutions to recognize outstanding achievements in promoting student success through the use of digital courses. Consideration will be given to both institutions and faculty teams. Outstanding digital courseware projects inspire innovation, increase access, enable accessibility, support im...

GrantWatch ID#: 183965

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Grief Support Services to Underserved Children and ...

Deadline 07/26/18

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and schools to increase the availability of grief support services for underserved children and youth. The purpose of this grant is to expand programs to support bereaved children and teens who are not currently benefitting from existing services. Target ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173692

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives that are national in scope. Applications are invited for projects meeting the following priority areas: -Foster Jewish arts, cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits for Domestic and Dating Violence Awareness and Victim Se...

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA Tribes, tribal organizations, and nonprofit organizations to promote awareness of domestic violence, dating violence and family violence, and to provide supportive services to victims. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Executive Sum...

GrantWatch ID#: 183707

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Services to Crime Victims in Tribal Communi...

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public agencies, IHEs, and consortiums to enhance services available to crime victims in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: Through the Tribal Set-...

GrantWatch ID#: 183827

Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, and Nonprofits to Reduce Violent Crime and Promote Safe Neighb...

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA government agencies, educational institutions, nonprofits, faith-based or community organizations, and tribal governments to reduce violent crime and promote safe neighborhoods. Applicants must verify or create the required registrations in advance of the deadline. Overview: Project Safe Neighborhoods...

GrantWatch ID#: 123715

Grants to USA Hispanic-Serving IHEs to Strengthen Humanities Programs

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA Hispanic-serving IHEs to strengthen the humanities curriculum. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by June 7 and July 5. Funding will be used to strengthen the study and teaching of the humanities through the development of new humanities resources, courses, or programs, or by enhancin...

GrantWatch ID#: 144094

Grants to USA Historically Black IHEs to Strengthen Humanities Courses and Programming

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit historically black colleges and universities to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must ensure that they have completed the required registrations by June 7 and July 5. This program seeks to strengthen the study of teaching of the humanities by developing new humanities resources, courses...

GrantWatch ID#: 144095

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Digital Preservation of Cultural Materials

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the digital preservation of historical and cultural resources. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by June 7 and July 5. Funding will support project implementation, as well as planning, assessment, and pilo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151060

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Research on Workplace-Related ...

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to support small-scale research projects that address occupational hazards and workplace-related disease and injury. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Background: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183781

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for the Career Development of Work...

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for the career development of individuals working in the field of workplace-related health and safety research. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to six weeks to complete. Background: Every da...

GrantWatch ID#: 183783

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Oral Health to the Needy and Assistance Dogs for Veterans and t...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants of up to $60,000 and grants of up to $35,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that provide access to emergency and restorative dental care for individuals in need, and to provide assistance dogs to veterans and individuals with disabilities. In the oral health focus area, the Foundation supports the following type...

GrantWatch ID#: 178853

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Religious Centers to Strengthen and Build the America...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, religious centers, mosques, and schools for efforts to build and strengthen the American Muslim community. Eligible proposals are those that address the areas of civil and human rights, community wellness, understanding, and building strong leadership and institutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 183746

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes for Programs to Reduce Violent Crime in Schools

Deadline 07/23/18

Grants to USA government agencies and Indian tribes to reduce the incidence of violent crime by creating school safety training and mental health programs for students and school personnel. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: Among it...

GrantWatch ID#: 183878

Fellowships to USA Retired and Retiring Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 07/24/18

Fellowships starting at $90,000 and an additional project support to USA and territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within state, local, or federal governments. Selected fellows will carry out a project that will advance knowledge and understanding of making effective social and economic changes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Improve Justice-Related Informa...

Deadline 07/25/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs to improve information sharing and technology capabilities within the justice system. Applicants are advised to create or verify required registrations well in advance of the deadline. The purpose of this program is to improve the capabilities of state, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183876
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 03/20/19 Conference Date: 07/25/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must first submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following three goals: lifelong learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA Public Housing Agencies to Assist Families and Youth Who Lack Adequate Housing

Deadline 07/26/18

Grants to USA public housing agencies to provide housing assistance to families and youth between the ages of 18 and 24 who are at risk of homelessness. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Agencies must apply for a minimum of five units. Purpose and Sum...

GrantWatch ID#: 183862

Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits Serving Disadvantaged Students for Personnel Development

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants to USA IHEs and other nonprofit organizations serving disadvantaged students to train staff members and leadership personnel. Priorities include training related to project evaluation, budget and regulatory management, student assessment, financial aid assistance, outreach and recruitment for hard-to-reach populatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 142736

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies in Multiple States for Economic Development in ...

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants to Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia nonprofits, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and development districts to strengthen communities across the Appalachian region. Applicants are strongly encourag...

GrantWatch ID#: 183102

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, Agencies, Tribe, or IHE to Meet the Needs of Refugees

Deadline 07/30/18

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization, government agency, tribe, or IHE to provide a nationwide technical assistance and training resource to meet the needs of refugees. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Executive Summary: The Office of Refugee Re...

GrantWatch ID#: 156127

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits to Promote Economic Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing ...

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants to USA tribes, nonprofit organizations, resident associations, and public housing agencies to promote economic self-sufficiency for Public and Indian housing residents. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Overview: The Resident Opportunity &...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861

Grants to USA State, Local, and Tribal Governments to Enhance Security in Schools

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants to USA state and local governments and Indian tribes to enhance security in schools and on school grounds. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Funding may be used for the following school safety measures: officer training, local law enforcement ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183989

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

Deadline 12/11/18 Conference Date: 07/30/18

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 Strengthen the Workforce in Areas Impacted by Opioid Use

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA state governments, tribal governments, and outlying areas to support and retrain workers residing in communities impacted by the economic and health effects of opioid use, overdose, and addiction. Funding will support career services, workforce training, and support services. Successful applications will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183686

Awards to USA Native Artists to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Any Artistic Discipline

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards of $7,500 to USA practicing Native artists to recognize outstanding commitment to the arts, demonstrated by work in any medium, from literary to visual to performing, in both contemporary and traditional forms. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals with a documented affiliation of a United States Tribe (A...

GrantWatch ID#: 183961
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Grants to USA Organizations for Publications Showcasing Emerging or Under-Recognized Visual ...

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA (excluding New Mexico) organizations for publications that promote appreciation and awareness of the contemporary visual arts. LOIs are due March 1. Funding is primarily provided in support of publications and catalogues that showcase exhibitions by under-recognized or emerging ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158627
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA researchers at nonprofit institutions for investigations into practices and policies that improve the lives of American children and youth ages 5 - 25. Awards are intended to fund research that generates change by contributing to a body of theoretical and empirical knowledge that can improve the lives of youn...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286

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

Deadline 08/01/18

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

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

Deadline 08/01/18

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 Funding Source seeks to...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Music Education

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for programs that provide music education to children and youth throughout the nation. Particular interest is given to organizations that take innovative approaches, operate with a low overhead, and demonstrate collaborative elements in their wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181377
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409

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

Deadline 08/02/18

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Regio...

Deadline 08/31/18 Conference Date: 08/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and government agencies to support food and nutrition programs in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a proposal. Monsanto Fund supports high-...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals to Evaluate Prisoner ...

Deadline 08/06/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals for randomized controlled trial evaluations addressing reentry initiatives for prisoners. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Overview: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183454

Grants to Harrison County, Mississippi Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Child...

Deadline 08/06/18

Grants to Harrison County, Mississippi nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs to provide comprehensive child development and early education services. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Executive Summary: The federally-funded Head S...

GrantWatch ID#: 183843

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Develop Organizational Capacity to Offer Hum...

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to build organizational capacity to offer humanities programming. Applicants should confirm or create the required registrations no later than July 25. This program enables capacity building in infrastructure development. Awards aim...

GrantWatch ID#: 151055
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Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Arts, Educ...

Deadline 08/13/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Southern States to Host Traditional Arts ...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofits, educational organizations, and government agencies to host artists and scholars specializing in traditional art forms. Funds may be used only for artist honorarium a...

GrantWatch ID#: 166032
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in Science and ...

Deadline 08/15/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding leadership in the promotion and participation of underrepresented groups in engineering and science fields and careers. This may include African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic men, women of all ethnic and racial groups, and peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 171301
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Gender and Rac...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that promote racial, gender, and economic justice. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit, and are directed by, women and girls. Eligible programs focus on activism, political change, and empowerment. Small and start-up organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172504
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Human Services, Individuals with Disabilities, and Youth

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit human services organizations working with youth and individuals with disabilities. Applications will be considered from organizations that deliver innovative care or are working to develop new models and ideas for doing so. The Foundation supports organizations work...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Grants to USA Researchers to Address the Economic Impact of Changes in the Job Quality for L...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research to address the causes and impacts of the shift in the quality of jobs available for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research on Wealth Inequality

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research addressing the impact of economic inequality on the nation's population. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Studies will address how inequality has affected the political, economic, and social institutions, and the extent to which increased inequality has affected equali...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593