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Historic Preservation and rehabilitation of land, homes, libraries, museums, film, art, cultural and religious resources. Historic preservation of historical buildings and preservation of historical landmarks.

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Grants to Central Virginia Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Sustainable Living and Environm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Virginia nonprofits and agencies in the Charlottesville and the counties of Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Nelson, and Orange for environmental change. Funding is intended to encourage people to adopt sustainable daily life habits. The Eco-Living Fund supports efforts to steer...

GrantWatch ID#: 170340

Grants to Northwest Florida Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Family, Health, and Cultu...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Northwest Florida nonprofit organizations for projects that positively impact the residents of Okaloosa and Walton Counties. Program areas include education, environment, family, arts and culture, and health and recreation. Nonprofit organizations submit their applications under one of five specific focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181415

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals and Agencies to Preserve Historic Af...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations, local governments, businesses, and individuals for the preservation of sites that are culturally or historically significant to the African American experience. Funding is available for capital projects such as acquisition, new construction, capital improvemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 169793

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Urban Forestry and Tree Planting Pr...

Deadline 07/12/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, government agencies, school districts, and colleges for tree planting and urban forestry projects throughout the state. Nonprofit applicants must prequalify in the online grants system prior to applying. Funding may be used for the planning of community forestry management, tree ...

GrantWatch ID#: 129122

Grants to California Agencies and Nonprofits to Mitigate the Environmental Impacts of Transp...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and government agencies for environmental mitigation and enhancement projects related to the state’s transportation infrastructure. Project categories include urban forestry projects, land acquisition and enhancement, and other environmental mitigation projects. Purpose an...

GrantWatch ID#: 131066

Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies to Maintain and Develop Recreational Trails

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the development and maintenance of recreational trails and related facilities. Eligible trails may be designated for motorized or non-motorized uses. Funding categories include acquisition and development and safety and environmental education. Program...

GrantWatch ID#: 172699

Contracts to California Master Artists to Train Apprentices in the Traditional and Folk Arts

Deadline 06/29/18

Contracts of $3,000 to California artists to support apprenticeships in traditional art forms. Applications must be jointly submitted by a master and apprentice artist. Funds issued through this program will support a period of concentrated study for apprentices demonstrating committed engagement with, and a talent for, a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147804

Grants to California Nonprofits to Strengthen the Folk and Traditional Arts

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants of $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations to strengthen and sustain the traditional and folk art forms. This program is intended primarily to support organizations with small budgets. Examples of possible activities include but are not limited to workshops, gatherings, intergenerational programming, mentorship...

GrantWatch ID#: 171950

Grants to Essex County, New Jersey Nonprofits and Agencies for Local Arts and Historical Pro...

Deadline 08/06/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Essex County, New Jersey nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support local cultural and historical programming. Funding may be requested for specific arts and history programs and projects. Qualifying organizations may also request general operating support. The Esse...

GrantWatch ID#: 173543

Grants to King County, Washington Nonprofits Holding Historic Collections in the Public Trust

Deadline 06/27/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to King County, Washington nonprofit organizations such as museums, archives, public agencies, and community associations holding historic collections in the public trust. Eligible projects will focus on the preservation, assessment and care of historic and cultural materials, artifacts...

GrantWatch ID#: 172413

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies for Environmental Sustainability in the Hudson Ri...

Deadline 07/11/18 Conference Date: 06/19/18

Grants ranging from $10,500 to $50,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, school districts, colleges, conservation districts, and government agencies to promote community resilience and environmental sustainability in the Hudson River Estuary. Applicants must ensure the required registrations and prequalifications in adv...

GrantWatch ID#: 157084

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Human Needs, and Community Development in M...

Deadline 07/18/18 Conference Date: 06/19/18

Grants to Kansas nonprofits for programs that benefit residents of McPherson County. Focus areas include children and youth, arts, basic human needs, disaster relief, education, the elderly, community development and leadership, conservation, preservation, beautification, and mental health and health care. The review c...

GrantWatch ID#: 162611

Grants to Indiana Historical Nonprofits to Build Capacity and Promote Historic Preservation

Deadline 07/10/18 Conference Date: 06/19/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $4,999 to Indiana nonprofit historical organizations to promote historic preservation and enhance organizational operations. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of capacity building, collections stewardship, innovation, and collaboration. In addition to the grant awards, IHS also o...

GrantWatch ID#: 178339

Grants to New York Local Governments for Efforts to Mitigate Climate Change

Deadline 07/27/18 Conference Date: 06/19/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to New York cities, counties, villages, towns, and boroughs for projects to address climate change mitigation. Funding is designated for assessment, planning, inventory, and implementation projects that will advance efforts to address climate change. Priorities for the 2018 round include adap...

GrantWatch ID#: 181578

Grants to Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and Montana Tribal Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve ...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana nonprofit organizations and Tribal agencies for the preservation of Native languages. Organizations will carry out community-scale language assessments, strategic plan development, and plan implementation to preserve Tribal languages. Language Preservati...

GrantWatch ID#: 181499

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Long Island Sound Conservation...

Deadline 10/03/18 LOI Date: 06/20/18

Grants to USA faculty and researchers and IHEs, nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profits for conservation research related to Long Island Sound. Pre-proposals are due June 20. The purpose of this program is to fund research that will improve the environmental management of Long Island Sound and its natural resource...

GrantWatch ID#: 183633

Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitali...

Deadline 08/09/18 Conference Date: 06/20/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative arts engagement and cultural planning projects that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by July 19. Initial application comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172668

Grants to Knox County, Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Health, and Huma...

Deadline 06/21/18

Grants to Knox County, Indiana nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects to benefit the community in a wide range of areas. Applicants are invited to schedule an orientation meeting prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects focused on the areas of health, arts and culture, ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 173793

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Even...

Deadline 06/21/18

Grants to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nations artists, arts professionals, groups, nonprofits, and for-profit organizations for artistic projects and activities across a broad range of disciplines. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. Activities must be led by eligible First Nation...

GrantWatch ID#: 177876

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Works and Pres...

Deadline 06/21/18

Grants to Canada First Nations, Metis, and Inuit artists, arts professionals, nonprofits, for-profits, and groups to support work in any artistic discipline. Applicants must be registered in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding will support any combination of eligible creating, knowing,...

GrantWatch ID#: 177877

Grants to USA Nonprofits, NGOs, Tribal Consortia, Interstate Agencies, and IHEs for Wetland ...

Deadline 06/21/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, non-governmental organizations, intertribal consortia, IHEs, and interstate agencies for the development of wetland protection programs. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Summary: The U.S...

GrantWatch ID#: 183690
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Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits for Activities that Promote Tourism in Charleston

Deadline 07/26/18 Conference Date: 06/21/18

Grants to South Carolina nonprofits for projects that strengthen the tourism industry in Charleston. Funding will be provided to organizations that promote arts and cultural events, support the operation of facilities for artistic and cultural activities, and advertise tourism activities. These funds are awarded to non...

GrantWatch ID#: 172686

Grants to Greene County, Indiana Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Preservation, and Wellness P...

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants to Greene County, Indiana nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of civic, social, economic and community programs that benefit area residents. New applicants must contact the Funding Source for a pre-application meeting. Funding is intended to support new or ongoing programs in the following categories: preserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 144714

Grants to Evansville, Indiana Nonprofits for Capital Projects that Promote the Arts, Neighbor...

Deadline 08/24/18 LOI Date: 06/22/18

Grants starting at $1,000 to Evansville, Indiana nonprofit organizations for community-based, capital projects. Letters of Intent are due by June 22, 2018. Funding is intended for social and community-based programs, arts and cultural activities, recreation activities, neighborhood revitalization, and economic development ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151335

Grants to Texas Nonprofits for Arts, Conservation, Education, and Health in Harris, Travis, a...

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations for community benefit activities in Harris, Travis, and Walker Counties. Funding is intended for high impact projects in the focus areas of arts, conservation, education, and health, as well as other community needs. The strategic focus of The Powell Foundation is to “Enhance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160938
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Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple States for Environmental Stewardship in the Delaware...

Deadline 08/03/18 LOI Date: 06/22/18

Grants to Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and New York organizations for a broad range of projects that protect the Delaware River watershed. Initial inquiries are due by June 22. Funding may be requested for research, science, and data collection, as well as initiatives that engage the public with environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 179721

Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Basic Needs, ...

Deadline 08/03/18 LOI Date: 06/22/18

Grants to Westchester, New York nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for programs that strengthen the community and improve the lives of local residents. Applicants must submit a letter of intent by February 23, 2018. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of promising futures and thriving co...

GrantWatch ID#: 180881

Awards to Delaware Organizations, Businesses, and Individuals for Wetland Protection and Out...

Deadline 06/22/18

Awards to Delaware organizations, businesses, students, teachers, classrooms, and citizens to recognize outstanding efforts to benefit the state’s wetland resources through education and outreach, assessment and monitoring, or protection and restoration. Nominations are invited for the following two categories: 1. Ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 181170

Awards to Delaware Students to Recognize Outstanding Environmental Stewardship Projects

Deadline 06/22/18

Awards to Delaware students to recognize outstanding environmental stewardship projects. Nominations are invited on behalf of students in grades 1-12 whose projects have resulted in the restoration, enhancement, or protection of Delaware’s natural resources. Projects must have been completed between July 1, 2017 and June...

GrantWatch ID#: 181408
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Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits for the Cleanup and Beautification of Commercial Distric...

Deadline 07/13/18 Conference Date: 06/22/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to hire and manage teams for litter reduction and beautification projects in eligible commercial areas. Applicants must submit an expression of interest in advance of the deadline. Teams will perform the following services: litter removal, recycling, graffiti removal, illega...

GrantWatch ID#: 181609

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies to Host Scholars for Historical Research

Deadline 07/09/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants of up to $3,500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host scholars to research historical resources in their collections. LOIs are due April 9. The purpose of this program is to advance the organization’s visibility and historical interpretation. Scholars must ultimately produce a pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 176000

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256

Grants to Southern Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Residents in Eligible Counties

Deadline 06/25/18

Grants to Southern Indiana nonprofit organizations and public governmental agencies in eligible counties for programs and projects that improve the quality of life of area residents. Applicants must contact the Foundation and then submit an LOI prior to applying. Grants are generally given to organizations serving Clark, F...

GrantWatch ID#: 179891

Grants to Lake Fork, Colorado Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Human Service...

Deadline 06/25/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Colorado nonprofits, government agencies, schools, and religious organizations for programs that promote community development and well-being in the Lake Fork Valley area. Funding is intended to support local residents and may include, but not be limited to, the following purposes: - For the s...

GrantWatch ID#: 179961

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Inventory and Catalog Historical Collect...

Deadline 07/09/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies to evaluate their historical collections to better support research activities. Initial inquiries are due April 9. This program supports small organizations in identifying and organizing their collections’ contents by creating invento...

GrantWatch ID#: 180783

Grants to Vermont Nonprofits, Agencies, Associations, and Groups for River Conservation Ease...

Deadline 06/25/18

Grants to Vermont nonprofit organizations, municipalities and state agencies, regional associations, and citizen groups for conservation easements that will improve the quality of rivers within the state. Easements will target critical river corridors and floodplain properties to promote the restoration of channel stabilit...

GrantWatch ID#: 181562

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits and Government Agencies for Historic Preservation Projects

Deadline 09/10/18 Conference Date: 06/27/18 LOI Date: 07/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $75,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that will preserve the State's history. Applicants must submit an Intent to Apply form by July 9, 2018. Funding is intended for educational activities, research, and preservation projects involving historic, archi...

GrantWatch ID#: 124187
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Grants to Virginia Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Children and Youth, and Health in the W...

Deadline 07/18/18 Conference Date: 06/27/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Virginia nonprofit organizations for community benefit activities in Williamsburg, James City County, and York County. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts and culture, children and youth, environment and conservation, community health and wellness, and senior services. Special...

GrantWatch ID#: 172243

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Churches for Education, Health, Human Serv...

Deadline 07/05/18 LOI Date: 06/28/18

Grants to North Carolina nonprofits, government agencies, and churches for programs and projects focusing on healthcare, higher education, human services, and the community (i.e., arts and culture, historic preservation, and the environment). Applicants must complete an eligibility quiz before applying. Priorities for e...

GrantWatch ID#: 175123

Grants to Flathead County, Montana Nonprofits for Education, Health, Arts, Recreation, and C...

Deadline 06/28/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Flathead County, Montana nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Eligible program categories include conservation, animals, arts and culture, civic, education, recreation, and health and human services. The Foundation's Grant Committee will prioritize fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 179632

Grants to Colorado Organizations for the Preservation of Historic Resources

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants of $5,000 to Colorado organizations to support a broad range of historic preservation projects. Possible projects include disaster planning, preservation needs, digitization, purchasing supplies, and improving collections accessibility. Special consideration may be given to institutions in smaller, rural areas of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 143219

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Municipalities in Cumberland County for Planning Proje...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits and municipalities in Cumberland County for ordinance and planning assistance and to promote environmental protection and park and recreation development. Applicants must first schedule a meeting with program staff to discuss the scope and intent of the proposed project. Financial assi...

GrantWatch ID#: 144607

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Nonprofits for Endowments for Arts, Conservation,...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota nonprofit organizations working in the areas of wildlife, conservation, arts, public broadcasting, or disaster relief to build organizational endowments. The Foundation has a preference for organizations in the Sioux City area. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156855

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Nonprofits for Capital Projects for Arts, Conserv...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota nonprofit organizations working in the areas of wildlife, conservation, arts, public broadcasting, or disaster relief to support capital projects. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation has a preference for organizati...

GrantWatch ID#: 156856

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota Nonprofits for Arts, Conservation, and Disaster R...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota nonprofit organizations for projects in the areas of wildlife, conservation, arts, public broadcasting, or disaster relief. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation has a preference for organizations in the Sioux City a...

GrantWatch ID#: 156857

Grants to Darke County, Ohio Nonprofits for Health, Education, and Welfare Services

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants generally ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Darke County, Ohio nonprofits for a variety of programs to improve the welfare, education, and health of area residents. Completing one application will qualify organizations for a grant from one of over 25 funds: - J. Michael Beard Community Fund - Michael Crawford Outst...

GrantWatch ID#: 169596

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Improve Ocean Ecosystems Along the West Coast ...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple States for projects that promote healthy ocean ecosystems and improve water quality on the West Coast of the United States. Applicants may also submit proposals for projects that focus on the Chesapeake area. Please note that the Foundation will accept proposals for...

GrantWatch ID#: 171563

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Nutrition, Environment, and Community Benefit

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, New Mexico, and Texas nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area, or to address eligible global concerns. Focus areas include nutrition and agriculture, water resources and habitat conservation, and protection and en...

GrantWatch ID#: 176800

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofits to address environmental issues, specifically the protection of clean drinking water resources, as well as efforts to challenge the development of natural gas use and infrastructure in New York State. New applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a Letter of Inquiry as a preliminary step before ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribes, and Nonprofits for the Conservation of Forested Areas

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA local government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to support the acquisition and management of forestlands. Applicants should contact their regional office prior to developing an application. Projects may involve forests that offer recreational opportunities and public access, protect wildlife ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342