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48 Awards Grants for Mississippi

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Awards to Young USA Immigrant Design Professionals in Recognition of Superb Early Achievement

Deadline 06/12/23

Awards of $50,000 to young USA immigrant design professionals in recognition of superb early achievement. Project categories include digital, graphic, product, and social design. The funding source honors designers who have a strong track record of high-caliber and cre...

GrantWatch ID#: 134854

Prizes to USA Immigrant Biomedical Scientists in Honor of Exceptional Early Achievement

Deadline 06/12/23

Prizes of $50,000 to USA immigrant biomedical scientists in honor of exceptional achievement early in their careers. Prize money is intended for young biomedical scientists associated with an academic institution or other organization. Eligible applicants have conducte...

GrantWatch ID#: 169727

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Researchers in Recognition of Research About the Brai...

Deadline 06/15/23

Awards of $1,000 and an award of $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers for exceptional neurobiological research. The purpose of this program is to recognize research that has contributed to the advancement of the understanding of the nervous system and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 195895

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scholar to Recognize Research in Law, the Humanities,...

Deadline 06/15/23

Award to a USA, Canada, or International scholar to recognize outstanding contributions to research in law, the humanities, theology, and social sciences. Nominees may work in a particular discipline or work in a cross-disciplinary manner. The prize winner must have ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 196200

Award to a USA Public Library to Recognize Outstanding Community Impact

Deadline 06/16/23

Award to a USA public library to recognize outstanding community impact. Award criteria include community engagement, efforts to promote inclusion, collaboration with local government, community recognition, leadership development, environmental sustainability, and inv...

GrantWatch ID#: 196885
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Fellowship to a USA Mid-Career Journalist for Independent Study, Research, and Travel

Deadline 06/19/23

Fellowship with a stipend of $75,000 to a USA mid-career journalist to support travel, research, or study in any field. The fellowship allows a professional columnist or an editorial writer to pursue interests that will broaden their world experience and enhance their...

GrantWatch ID#: 156085
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Award to a USA Individual, Group, or Organization to Recognize Efforts Supporting First Amendm...

Deadline 06/22/23

Award of $10,000 to a USA and territories individual, group, or organization to recognize exceptional work in preserving and protecting one or more of the First Amendment rights. The work must have been completed during the past calendar year. The award was established...

GrantWatch ID#: 156084
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Awards to USA Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Educational Methods for Teaching Economics to ...

Deadline 06/23/23

Awards of $1,000 to USA teachers to recognize outstanding educational methods for teaching students about economics. Recipients are K-12 teachers of any subject. The goal is to reward teachers for using innovative teaching practices to cultivate a rich understanding of...

GrantWatch ID#: 143081
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs to Recognize Achievements and Sup...

Deadline 06/30/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International female entrepreneurs from any sector in recognition of their achievements and to provide support for business development and growth. Award recipients will receive financial support; human support, including training, coaching, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151419

Award to a USA or Canada Residency Program in Recognition of Innovative Education in Psychiatry

Deadline 06/30/23

Award to a USA or Canada psychiatric education program in recognition of innovative methods to train medical students, residents, mental health professionals, physicians, and community members. Recipients will receive a certificate and a grant. A representative from th...

GrantWatch ID#: 153304
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Award to a USA Teacher in Rural Regions to Recognize Contributions to Education

Deadline 06/30/23

Award to a USA teacher in eligible regions to recognize significant contributions to education. The award program honors an individual teacher with a $2,000 monetary prize and a one-year membership to a professional association. In addition, the recipient's school dist...

GrantWatch ID#: 156193

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist to Recognize Excellence in Science Outreach...

Deadline 06/30/23

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or international engineer or scientist who has displayed excellence in encouraging public involvement in science activities. Applicants must have less than seven years of experience in the field. Eligible activities include public outr...

GrantWatch ID#: 160041
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Scientific Cooperation

Deadline 06/30/23

Award of $10,000 and additional benefits to a USA and territories, Canada, or International individual or team to recognize exceptional contributions to collaboration and cooperation in science. Nominations are invited on behalf of those working in the engineering, sci...

GrantWatch ID#: 160042

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist or Engineer to Recognize Excellence in Scie...

Deadline 06/30/23

Award of $5,000 to a USA and territories, Canada, or International scientist or engineer to recognize excellence in engaging the public in science activities. This award program acknowledges outstanding contributions in promoting public awareness and participation in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 160043

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist, Engineer, or Organization for Outstanding ...

Deadline 06/30/23

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual scientist, engineer, or organization to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of science and society. Nominees may be honored for activities including, but not limited to, protecting the public's ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160045

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in Science and En...

Deadline 06/30/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for promoting diversity in STEM fields. The purpose of this program is to recognize those who have mentored students in USA IHEs from underrepresented groups, including African Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans,...

GrantWatch ID#: 171301

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Recognize Outstanding Science Writing a...

Deadline 06/30/23

Award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding science writing and reporting. The award is intended to recognize non-technical print and online journalism, including articles appearing in newspapers, magazines, newsletters, and w...

GrantWatch ID#: 196460

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs in Recognition of Innovative Busi...

Deadline 06/30/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs in recognition of innovative business activities. The purpose of the award is to honor entrepreneurs in the technology and science fields and to support their ongoing efforts. Award recipients will be given f...

GrantWatch ID#: 203490

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Entrepreneurs in Recognition of Inclusivity Initiativ...

Deadline 06/30/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International entrepreneurs in any sector to recognize inclusivity initiatives in underserved communities. The purpose of the award is to honor these entrepreneurs and support their future endeavors. In addition to a monetary prize, awardees ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203491

Awards to USA and Canada Secondary School Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Professional Achie...

Deadline 07/01/23

Awards to USA and Canada secondary school teachers to recognize outstanding professional achievements. Eligible teachers must be nominated by an organization or institution that is an affiliate of the funding source. The purpose of the program is to recognize teachers ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203239
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scholar for an Exceptional Essay About the Nineteenth...

Deadline 07/01/23

Award of $500 to a USA, Canada, or International scholar in recognition of an exceptional essay related to the nineteenth century. Articles may be in any discipline and may have been published in print or online. Essays that are interdisciplinary in nature are especial...

GrantWatch ID#: 204033

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Scholar to Honor Outstanding Writing in ...

Deadline 07/01/23

Award of $500 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career scholar in recognition of an outstanding essay on a topic related to nineteenth-century studies. Eligible articles may be in any discipline and must have been written while the applicant was pursuing a docto...

GrantWatch ID#: 204034
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Awards to USA Small Businesses to Recognize Outstanding Achievements and Contributions to Econ...

Deadline 07/07/23

Awards to USA small businesses to recognize outstanding accomplishments in business and contributions to the prosperity of local communities. Businesses may be nominated for the program. Successful applicants will be those that exemplify innovation, entrepreneurship, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 195223

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Accomplishments in Medical Res...

Deadline 07/30/23

Award to a USA, Canada, or International scientist or team of scientists to recognize outstanding medical research accomplishments. Researchers eligible for nominations may be from any public or private organization or institution, including commercial or government en...

GrantWatch ID#: 139483
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Awards to USA Native Artists for Outstanding Commitment to the Arts and Native Culture

Deadline 07/31/23

Awards of $25,000 to USA Native artists to recognize outstanding commitment to the arts. The purpose of this program is to honor established artists in a wide range of artistic disciplines who promote understanding of the cultural values and creative practices of their...

GrantWatch ID#: 183961
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Athletes to Honor Their Dedication to Fair Play

Deadline 08/01/23

Awards of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International athletes to honor their dedication to fair play in all areas of their lives. The purpose of the award is to acknowledge individuals whose sportsmanship extends beyond the sports field. The monetary prize is intended t...

GrantWatch ID#: 209268
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Awards to USA Undergraduate Chemical Science Faculty to Recognize Exceptional Research and Com...

Deadline 08/03/23

Awards of $75,000 to USA and territories undergraduate chemical science faculty at IHEs to recognize scholarly research and exceptional commitment to teaching. Awards are intended to provide an unrestricted research grant to full-time tenure-track professors in chemica...

GrantWatch ID#: 167466

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Contributions to Sus...

Deadline 08/11/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals and institutions to recognize outstanding contributions to the fields of environmental preservation, sustainability, and the natural sciences. Nominations will be considered for those who have contributed to environm...

GrantWatch ID#: 161648

Awards to USA, Canada, and International School Counselors for Excellence in Preparing Student...

Deadline 08/15/23

Awards of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and international high school guidance counselors to recognize dedication and commitment to preparing students for college. Applicants must register as an educator prior to applying. The awards are intended to honor staff members who de...

GrantWatch ID#: 193848
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Jewish Individuals for Exceptional Leadership and Hum...

Deadline 08/16/23

Awards to recognize USA, Canada, and International Jewish individuals to recognize exceptional leadership and humanitarian accomplishments. Nominations are welcome on behalf of individuals under age 50 who have made a significant, measurable, and positive global impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Groups, and Affiliated Societies to Ho...

Deadline 09/01/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International organizations, individuals, societies, and groups to acknowledge outstanding achievements in flower preservation. At least one of the $500 prizes will honor protection efforts related to orchid species native to the United State...

GrantWatch ID#: 159984
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Opportunity for a USA, Canada, or International Innovator to Participate in a Residency on a C...

Deadline 09/05/23

Opportunity for a USA, Canada, or International innovator to participate in a residency on a college campus in Iowa to advance their work in the area of social change. The individual will have the opportunity to build professional connections, leverage research support...

GrantWatch ID#: 208864
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Award to USA Health Systems and Hospitals to Recognize Efforts to Improve Community Health and...

Deadline 09/12/23

Awards to USA health systems and hospitals to honor their commitment to advancing health. The purpose of the awards program is to acknowledge efforts to enhance the quality, accessibility, and affordability of healthcare for communities and individuals. The prize will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 198212
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/15/23

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support research projects that enhance the quality of education in the field. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timelin...

GrantWatch ID#: 160645
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Efforts in Public Engagement...

Deadline 09/15/23

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals who explain mathematical ideas to non-mathematical audiences on a continuous basis. Previous awards have been given to individuals who have explained the concept of mathematics through doodles on YouTube, T...

GrantWatch ID#: 160649

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers and Administrators for Outstandi...

Deadline 10/01/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers and administrators for outstanding contributions to the field of education. Funding is intended to recognize exceptional educators who have exhibited dedication and commitment to preparing students for succe...

GrantWatch ID#: 193851
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Award to a USA Researcher for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Biomedicine

Deadline 10/06/23

Award of $50,000 to a USA researcher who has made significant contributions to the field of biomedicine. The award is intended to recognize major accomplishments that will advance biomedical research knowledge. In addition to the cash prize, the award winner will recei...

GrantWatch ID#: 174899
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Awards and In-Kind Support to USA K-12 Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Teaching Students a...

Deadline 10/31/23

Awards of $3,000 and in-kind support to USA K-12 teachers to recognize excellence and dedication in teaching students topics related to civic responsibility. Eligible candidates are those that conduct activities that educate students about beliefs and values that are e...

GrantWatch ID#: 179165

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual, IHE, Nonprofit, or For-Profit for Histo...

Deadline 11/01/23

Award of $500 to a USA, Canada, or International individual, IHE, nonprofit organization, or corporate entity for efforts to make history engaging and relevant to audiences outside of academia. Applicants will be nominated based on long-term contributions and achieveme...

GrantWatch ID#: 163018
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Writers to Recognize an Outstanding Debut Literary Wo...

Deadline 11/01/23

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and international writers to recognize an outstanding debut literary work. Submissions must be the author's first fiction publication. Winning submissions will be published in an annually released anthology, and each of the literary mag...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603
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Awards to USA and Canada Organizations, Businesses, and Individuals for Exceptional History Pr...

Deadline 12/01/23

Awards to USA or Canada organizations, businesses, groups, or individuals in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhibits, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Undergraduate Educator in Computer Science or Engine...

Deadline 12/15/23

Award of $10,000 plus travel expenses to a USA, Canada, or International professor of computing education at an undergraduate IHE for excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to educators who have been teaching for ten years or less. Applications will be evalua...

GrantWatch ID#: 165835

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/23

Awards of $3,000 to a USA or Canada author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in children’s literature. Nominations are accepted on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058

Awards of Charitable Funds and In-Kind Mentoring Services to USA Women in Recognition of Outst...

Deadline Ongoing

Awards of $25,000 in charitable funds and in-kind mentoring services to USA women in recognition of outstanding volunteer efforts. The purpose of the award is to honor women who generously volunteer on behalf of their communities. The funding source will make a donatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 171057

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and depend on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and benefit their communities. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees of charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Awards to USA and Canada Authors to Recognize Outstanding Middle-Grade Manuscripts with Jewi...

Deadline Ongoing

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA and Canada authors to recognize new outstanding manuscripts appropriate for children between the ages of 9 and 12. Eligible books include prose manuscripts and graphic novels. Submissions must have Jewish content, such as Jewish character...

GrantWatch ID#: 191062

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual, Nonprofit, or For-Profit for Fighting Cor...

Deadline Ongoing

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or nonprofit or for-profit organization for outstanding contributions to fighting corruption and supporting human rights. The prize is intended for nominees who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and courage, es...

GrantWatch ID#: 196465

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Hospitality Industry Employees to Recognize Outstan...

Deadline Ongoing

Awards of up to $2,500 and awards of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International employees in the hospitality industry to recognize exceptional customer service. The purpose of the award is to honor front-line employees who improve the customer experience and exemp...

GrantWatch ID#: 202742
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