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Grants to USA Researchers, Teachers, and Scholars for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants of $6,000 to USA individual teachers, scholars, and researchers to support scholarly research in the humanities disciplines. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support two months of full-time work and may support recipients’ compensation, travel, and other costs relat...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116

Grants to Massachusetts Correctional Agencies to Provide Career and Technical Education Progr...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $80,000 to Massachusetts county and state correctional agencies for career and technical education programs for youth and adult offenders. Funding is intended to support the creation or improvement of education programs that prepare institutionalized individuals for in-demand, CORI-neutral ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 186755

Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions and Agencies for the Professional Development of Librar...

Deadline 03/30/20 LOI Date: 09/27/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit institutions and state and local government agencies to enhance libraries through the professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should register online several weeks before applying. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to USA Colleges, Universities, and Research Institutions for Medical Research, Engine...

Deadline 02/15/20 LOI Date: 11/01/19

Grants to USA medical colleges, research universities, and institutions for projects related to science and engineering, as well as research in the medical field. Applicants are required to submit an initial application prior to submitting a full proposal. The Research Program seeks to benefit humanity by supporting pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 182877

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Local and Tribal Agencies, IHEs, and Schools to Reduce and Reus...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations, government entities, tribal governments, public universities, colleges, and public schools to reduce the generation of solid waste. Funding is intended to support collaborative projects that promote the reuse and recovery of waste through recycling, composting, or anaerobic digesti...

GrantWatch ID#: 184131

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Colleges to Support Students in the Development of Techno...

Deadline 10/02/19 Conference Date: 09/25/19

Grants of $5,000, grants of $20,000, and in-kind services to USA and territories colleges and universities to support students in the development of technological innovations with market potential. Funding is intended to support engineering/science based innovations that have a positive impact on the world, are commerciall...

GrantWatch ID#: 181079

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, IHEs, and Organizations for Research on...

Deadline 10/28/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, IHEs, commercial and international organizations, and state, local, and tribal governments for research projects on weather, climate systems, and climate change. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 184224

Grants to Prince George's County, Maryland Nonprofits for Economic Security, Education Progr...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Prince George's County, Maryland nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the economic security of local residents. Funding is intended to tackle poverty by providing support for educational programs, workforce development programs, and basic needs safety net programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 184221

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and Agencies to Create Community-Service Senio...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants starting at approximately $40,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers, 55 years and older. Funding is intended for volunteer programs with a focus on the following areas of interest: ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Grants to Mahoning Valley, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve Communities and...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants between $1,000 and $5,000 and larger grants of over $5,000 to Mahoning Valley, Ohio nonprofits, schools, agencies, and faith-based organizations to improve local communities and neighborhoods. For larger grants, applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Strategic priorities include commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 130997

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Remove Debris from Marine Habit...

Deadline 12/04/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for locally-driven marine debris assessment, removal, and prevention projects. Applicants must first submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Required registrations for the final application process may tak...

GrantWatch ID#: 148236

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and School Districts to Enhance Coastal Reso...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, planning commissions, IHEs, and school districts, for the restoration, protection, and management of coastal resources, and to make the Great Lakes more accessible to the public. Applicants requesting larger grants must contact program staff prior to...

GrantWatch ID#: 150890

Grants to USA Scholars from Historically Underrepresented and Disadvantaged Groups to Promot...

Deadline 01/02/20 LOI Date: 10/02/19

Grants to USA and territories scholars from historically underrepresented and disadvantaged groups for research projects to advance health equity. Funding is intended for researchers from multiple disciplines. Funding is also intended to foster policy action and laws to ensure that all people in America can attain and pres...

GrantWatch ID#: 186685

Grants to Kentucky Institutions of Higher Education for Aerospace Research Projects

Deadline 10/22/19

Grants to Kentucky institutions of higher education to support aerospace research projects. A pre-proposal must be submitted prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to advance research, technology, and science in the State, as well as contribute to the technology and research goals of the Funding Source.

GrantWatch ID#: 186785

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Collaborative Research to Improve Breast Cancer Education ...

Deadline 10/10/19

Grants of up to $75,000 to New York nonprofit community-based organizations collaborating with eligible institutions for research related to improving breast cancer communication and breast cancer education training programs. Funding is intended for innovative programs that help healthcare practitioners and their students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177748

Grant to a Washington, DC Nonprofit, IHE, or Company for Projects Related to Mapping Undergr...

Deadline 09/23/19

Grant to a Washington, DC nonprofit, IHE, or private enterprise to develop a geodatabase and map that can locate and identify active springs and streams in the District that have been piped underground or otherwise covered. Funding is intended to provide information for future daylighting and restoration projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 186747

Grants to USA Investigators at Nonprofits, IHEs, For-Profits, and Agencies for Clinical Tria...

Deadline 11/08/19

Grants to USA and territories principal investigators affiliated with nonprofits, IHEs, for-profits, local, state, and Tribal governments, school districts, and organizations for clinical trial-based research projects on tobacco regulations. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183688

Grants to Northern Canada Teams of Organizations and Individuals to Address Community Needs

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to Northern Canada diverse teams of organizations and individuals for programs and projects that address community needs and challenges. Nominated teams should address the root causes, rather than the symptoms of priority issue areas in the Canadian Arctic. Geographically, the impacts of the proposed project must t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174884

Grants to Medford, Massachusetts Nonprofits and Schools for Humanities and Interpretive Scien...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to Medford, Massachusetts nonprofits, artists, schools, community organizations, and public entities for arts, cultural and interpretive science projects that generate new ideas, creativity, and interactive programs. Funding is intended for public art, collaborations, neighborhood revitalization, and projects in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 159332

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba Nonprofits for Time- Limited Projects That Benefit the Local Com...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba registered charities for one-time projects that benefit the local community. Funding may be requested for a range of time-limited, community-serving projects, such as conferences and events, capital projects and renovations, infrastructure and equipment, reports and planning, program operating,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163260

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits for Programs that Advance Education, Science, and Health

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of $25,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations for projects and activities that promote education, science, and health in local communities. Funding is intended to enhance or expand an existing program, or to offer seed funds for a new initiative.

GrantWatch ID#: 169081

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance and Preserve the Lower Connecticut R...

Deadline 11/07/19

Grants to Connecticut nonprofits, municipalities, and schools for programs and projects that promote the preservation of the Connecticut River watershed and its surrounding areas. Funding is intended to support projects, programs, internships, or capacity building endeavors related to the foundation's priority areas. Annua...

GrantWatch ID#: 176056

Grants to Nebraska Public Libraries to Host Student Internship Programs

Deadline 10/16/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Nebraska accredited public libraries to host paid internship programs that benefit libraries and communities. The program is intended to introduce high school and college students to the possibility of library work as a career option. In addition, interns provide the host libraries wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 164830

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Postdoctoral Fellows and Medical Students for Auti...

Deadline 12/02/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International graduate (predoctoral) students and medical students, and grants of $35,000 to postdoctoral scholars, for research activities related to autism spectrum disorders. Funding is intended for training programs that are scientifically linked to autism but the scope may be broa...

GrantWatch ID#: 174606

Grants to Rural North Dakota Schools and Healthcare Facilities for Camp Programs that Promot...

Deadline 10/30/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to rural North Dakota schools and healthcare facilities to plan and implement creative camp activities that raise interest, awareness, and understanding of healthcare careers available in the region. Funding is intended to support programs for rural students in grades 5 through 12.

GrantWatch ID#: 175832

Grants to Delaware Nonprofits and Agencies for Local Environmental Improvement Projects

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Delaware nonprofits, educational institutions, community and civic organizations, and local and state government agencies for projects to enhance and restore environment conditions in local communities. Funding is intended to support communities that have been affected by direct violations of env...

GrantWatch ID#: 184680

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions to Increase Disaster Resili...

Deadline 11/12/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, government agencies, tribal governments, and educational institutions in eligible regions for projects to increase disaster resilience in coastal communities impacted by the 2018 wildfires, Typhoon Yutu, and hurricanes Michael and Florence. Eligible regions include Alabama, Califor...

GrantWatch ID#: 186662

Grants to Northwest Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Benefit Local Com...

Deadline 09/23/19

Grants of up to $7,500 to Northwest Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible counties to benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support projects and programs in the areas of education, arts and culture, health, environmental preservation, problem gaming, historic preservation, and publi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177338

Grants to Northwest Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Arts, Environmen...

Deadline 12/02/19 LOI Date: 10/04/19

Grants to Northwest Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible counties for projects benefitting local communities. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support programs and capital projects in the areas of education, arts and cultu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177339

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

Deadline 12/02/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to Texas Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Hire a Developmental Disabilit...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants of up to $77,500 to Texas nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, faith-based institutions, and professional schools to hire and mentor a fellow to specialize in developmental disabilities advocacy. Funding is intended to increase the number of professionals with the knowledge, skills, and experience nec...

GrantWatch ID#: 183040

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Improve the Quality of Library...

Deadline 03/30/20 LOI Date: 09/27/19

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 complete required registrations and submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Educational Projects that Mitigate Breast Cancer Risk

Deadline 10/17/19

Grants of up to $75,000 per year to New York nonprofit community-based organizations to develop and implement innovative pilot educational projects to reduce breast cancer risk. Nonprofit organizations must be pre-qualified in the online registration system prior to applying. All applicants must enter into a partnership wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 161264

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Environment, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations for a range of programs and services that meet the needs of local residents. While the majority of funds support activities in Franklin County, special funds are designated for Logan, Fairfield, and Hocking Counties. Program areas broadly include environment, health, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147455

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Activities to Restore Wetla...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to Santa Clara County, California nonprofit organizations, public agencies, schools, universities, and colleges for projects and activities that restore wildlife in wetland habitats. Funding is intended to support projects that address key performance indicators associated with priorities identif...

GrantWatch ID#: 148642

Grants to Los Angeles County, California Nonprofits, Organizations, IHEs, and Municipalities ...

Deadline 10/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Los Angeles County, California nonprofits, municipalities, health organizations, and institutions of higher education for quality community arts programming. Funding is intended for organizations whose primary mission is outside the arts. Requests must be for a specific project only...

GrantWatch ID#: 163532

Grants to Santa Clara County, California Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Schools, and IHE...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to Santa Clara County, California nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, schools, and IHEs for projects to test and study water conservation methods. Funding is intended to identify water-saving strategies and devices that can assist Valley Water with its water conservation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184493

Grants to Santa Clara County, California Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Reduce P...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to Santa Clara County, California nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, and IHEs for programs to reduce pollution in local surface and groundwater supplies. Funding is intended for programs to reduce existing and emerging contaminants, such as public education to prevent pharmaceuticals fro...

GrantWatch ID#: 186798

Grants to Miami-Dade County, Florida Nonprofits and Units of Agencies and IHEs for Performin...

Deadline 01/10/20 LOI Date: 10/04/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to Miami-Dade County, Florida nonprofit visual and performing arts organizations, as well as units and divisions of public entities and IHEs, to support performing and visual arts programming. Applicants must submit a preliminary proposal prior to submitting an application.

GrantWatch ID#: 150513

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Capacity Building and Professional Development at ...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for institutional capacity building projects at African American museums. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is also intended for professional development opportunities for staff...

GrantWatch ID#: 162642

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Develop Teaching Materials for Afri...

Deadline 10/21/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $60,000 to South Carolina nonprofits, school districts, and IHEs to develop new educational materials related to African-American history. Funding is available for teacher training as well as instructional units for in-school use.

GrantWatch ID#: 177741

Grants to Oregon Public School Districts and Community Colleges for Employee Health and Welln...

Deadline 11/05/19

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to Oregon K-12 public school districts, community colleges, and education service districts for employee wellness programs. Funding is intended to promote the emotional, physical and social well-being of all staff.

GrantWatch ID#: 179521
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Grants to New Mexico and Texas Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, Schools, and IHEs to Sustain Wa...

Deadline 10/17/19

Grants to New Mexico and Texas nonprofits, local, state, federal, and tribal governments and agencies, schools, and IHEs to sustain and restore grassland systems, rivers, and streams in the watershed area. Consideration will be given to proposals in the areas of Habitat Restoration, Species Intervention, and Species Inform...

GrantWatch ID#: 186661

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Tribal Governments for Community Events...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Michigan government agencies, nonprofits, educational institutions, and tribal governments for support and technical assistance in enhancing community trees and forests. Funding is intended to support activities related to forestry policies, including management and planning, education and traini...

GrantWatch ID#: 130218

Grants to Georgia Organizations to Work with University Students on Social Work-Related Proje...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Georgia organizations to work with groups of university students on projects that develop their social work skills. Organizations will be required to meet regularly with students to help strategize and supervise the project during the January through April period.

GrantWatch ID#: 175436

Grants to Hartford, Connecticut and Saint Paul, Minnesota Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota and Hartford, Connecticut nonprofits for eligible capital projects, as well as program, project and operating support in the three focus areas of arts and culture, community development, and career and educational success. Funding is intended to enhance the lives of residents of low-income ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178044

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit New York City, Long Island, and Westch...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and government agencies to benefit communities in New York City, as well as in Westchester County and Long Island. Funding will support programs that seek to benefit all New Yorkers, with an emphasis on promoting thriving communities, promising futures, and healthy lives. The Trus...

GrantWatch ID#: 178071

Grants to Washington and British Columbia Nonprofits for Environmental Education and Restora...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to northwestern Washington and southwestern British Columbia nonprofit organizations, libraries, and schools for conservation projects in the Salish Sea region. Consideration will be given to applications for environmental education projects or restoration projects including an educational research ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178867

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Arts and Arts Education Projects

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofits in eligible neighborhoods of Washington, Waukesha, Milwaukee, and Ozaukee Counties for local projects that increase appreciation for the arts, and enhance the arts and arts education. Priority is given to programs in the visual arts. Eligible areas include Metcalfe Park, Sherman Park East, Mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180406

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Enhance Education for Youth and Adults in Herkimer and Onei...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for education enrichment programs serving youth or adults in Herkimer and Oneida counties. To begin the application process, applicants must submit a grant intake form. Programs must enhance or support academic outcomes or employment readiness for beneficiaries. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 182582