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Grants to North Carolina Counties and Municipalities to Develop Parks and Recreational Facil...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to North Carolina municipalities and counties for the development of public parks and recreational facilities. Funding may be used for land acquisition or for the construction of public-use facilities. Funding may also be used for the protection of scenic and natural resources, or for the renovation of older park fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 150445

Grants to Idaho Agencies and Tribes to Improve and Maintain Facilities for Recreational Vehi...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Idaho government agencies and Indian Tribes to improve facilities for recreational vehicle (RV) users, such as dump sites, campsites, campgrounds, and general access throughout the state. Applicants must consult with their regional specialist in developing an application. This fund supports the lease, acquisition...

GrantWatch ID#: 164588

Grants to Idaho Agencies and Tribes to Enhance Boating Facilities

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Idaho government agencies and Indian Tribes to improve boating facilities within the state. Applicants must consult with their regional specialist in developing an application. Funding is intended to support the promotion and protection of safety, the improvement or creation of boating parking areas, waterways im...

GrantWatch ID#: 164589

Grants to Idaho Agencies and Tribes to Enhance Facilities for Off-Road Vehicles

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Idaho government agencies and Indian tribes to purchase, acquire, repair, improve, furnish, equip, or maintain facilities for off-road motor vehicles. Applicants must consult with their regional specialist in developing an application. Projects may involve areas and sites on either private or public lands. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 164590

Grants to Idaho Agencies and Tribes to Support Motorbike, ATV, and UTV Use

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Idaho government agencies and Indian Tribes for a range of activities related to motorbike, all-terrain vehicle (ATV,) and utility-terrain vehicle (UTV) use. Applicants must consult with their regional specialist in developing an application. Funding may be used for the following purposes. (1) For the securin...

GrantWatch ID#: 164591

Grants to Idaho Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Enhance and Develop Recreational Trails

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Idaho nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and Indian Tribes to support recreational trails and related projects. Applicants must consult with their regional specialist in developing an application. Qualifying projects must be based on trail plans that are referenced or included in a Statewide Comprehens...

GrantWatch ID#: 164592

Grants to Idaho Agencies and Tribes to Enhance Road Access to Parks and Recreational Areas

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Idaho government agencies and Indian Tribes to improve transportation amenities connected to and located within parks and other recreation areas throughout the state. Funding may be used for the development, construction, maintenance, and repair of roads, parking areas, and bridges.

GrantWatch ID#: 182331

Grants to New York City Neighborhood Groups and Schools for Community Projects in Low-Income ...

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to New York City resident-led groups and schools for community improvement projects. Priority is given to Title I public schools and groups in low-income neighborhoods. Funding is intended for projects that engage local residents on a volunteer basis to improve the local quality of life. Projects may...

GrantWatch ID#: 176991

Grants to Pasadena Area, California Nonprofits and Schools for Arts, Sports, Recreation, and...

Deadline 03/12/18 LOI Date: 01/25/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Pasadena area, California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for activities and equipment that will contribute to the cultural, educational, and civic advancement of eligible communities. Initial applications are due on January 25, 2018. Grant applications must fall in one of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177528

Grants to Boise, Idaho Neighborhood Associations for Community Improvements and Capital Proj...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Boise, Idaho neighborhood associations for capital and neighborhood planning projects that enhance the quality of life and promote a strong sense of community. Applicants are required to attend one of the workshops held on November 9, 15, or 28. Neighborhood input is a valued aspect of the program. Active neig...

GrantWatch ID#: 176150

Grants to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Nonprofits to Host Major Events, Festivals, and Conferences

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations to host major events that enhance the city and promote visitation. Funding may be used for event-related capital expenditures and operating expenses. Eligible events could include arts and cultural events, festivals, sporting events, conferences, and tradeshows. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165117

Grants to Franklin County, Ohio Nonprofits to Enhance Low- and Moderate-Income Communities

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Franklin County, Ohio nonprofit neighborhood organizations for local, resident-driven community improvement projects in low-and-moderate-income areas. Information sessions are scheduled for November 15 and 16. Projects should promote resident involvement and encourage community volunteerism. Proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 176986

Grants to Montana Agencies, Associations, and Clubs to Develop or Maintain Outdoor Trails

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Montana government agencies, clubs, and private associations for the development, restoration, and maintenance of recreational trails. Possible projects include urban trail development, trail-related safety and educational projects, development of trailside facilities, restoration of areas damaged by use, and bas...

GrantWatch ID#: 167502

Grants to California Government Agencies to Improve Road Safety and Reduce Traffic Fatalities

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to California government agencies to improve roadway safety and prevent injuries and fatalities resulting from traffic incidents. Please note that while nonprofits may not apply directly, they may provide services to eligible government agencies as a contractor. California’s HSP addresses NHTSA’s priority pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 168076

Grants to Dunn County, Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Health, Education, Env...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants typically ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Dunn County, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, IHEs, groups, and clubs for programs that meet the needs of local communities. Funding is specifically intended for programs in the areas of health, education, recreation, environment, heritage, art...

GrantWatch ID#: 173442

Grants to Eau Claire Area, Wisconsin Nonprofits for Arts, Environment, Education, and Social...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Eau Claire Area, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to benefit local communities in the areas of arts and culture, education, animal welfare, environment, recreation, social services, accessibility needs, and the needs of elders. There are two main types of grant for which you can apply: 1. Program Grants fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 177184

Grants to Tracy, California Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Benefit Low and Moderat...

Deadline 01/18/18

Grants to Tracy, California nonprofits, for-profits, public agencies, faith-based organizations, and community development housing organizations to support a broad range of community development and housing-related activities. Projects must benefit moderate and low income residents. To be considered for CDBG funding, p...

GrantWatch ID#: 140977

Grants to Oregon Local, State, and Tribal Agencies to Acquire and Develop Property for Publi...

Deadline 03/02/18

Grants starting at $12,500 to Oregon local, state, and tribal government agencies for the acquisition and development of outdoor recreation facilities and areas for public use. Funding may be requested for acquisition, development, or a combination of the two. Projects must be consistent with the outdoor recreation goa...

GrantWatch ID#: 167623

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to New York City Nonprofits, Community Groups, and Park Groups to Enhance the Care of...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to New York City nonprofits, community groups, and park groups for activities that enhance program planning capabilities, outreach, and membership to help care for local neighborhood parks. Applicants must contact program staff before applying. This grant is intended to be a first proposal for vo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179833

Grants to Charlotte, North Carolina Neighborhood Organizations to Enhance the Quality of Life

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Charlotte, North Carolina neighborhood-based organizations to enhance the quality of life for local communities. Mandatory pre-application workshops are scheduled for January 10, 11, 22, and 23. This program supports projects that make Charlotte’s neighborhoods better places to live, work, and play. The Nei...

GrantWatch ID#: 175199

Grants to Fayette County, Kentucky Organizations for Programming to Support Youth Development

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants ranging from $750 to $3,000 to programs and organizations in Fayette County, Kentucky that provide programming to support opportunities for youth development. Funding is intended to support positive youth development and to prevent juvenile delinquency through collaboration and capacity building. Priority will be...

GrantWatch ID#: 178002

Grants to Washington Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals for K-12 Outdoor Act...

Deadline 01/17/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $35,000 and grants ranging from $35,001 to $75,000 to Washington nonprofits, for-profits, individuals, government agencies, and school programs to engage students in outdoor recreation and education experiences. Emphasis is placed on students with the greatest needs. Grants are available f...

GrantWatch ID#: 166766

Grants to Williamsburg Area, Virginia Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Conservation, Childr...

Deadline 01/17/18

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 young adults, environment and conservation, community health and wellness, and senior services. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172243

Grants to Kansas and Missouri Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Healthy Lifestyles in the Gr...

Deadline 02/14/18 LOI Date: 01/17/18

Grants to Kansas and Missouri nonprofits and government agencies in the Greater Kansas City area for programs that promote access to healthy foods, support tobacco use prevention, and facilitate safe environments for physical activity. LOIs are due by January 17. The overall goal of these grants is to create community env...

GrantWatch ID#: 177283

Grants to Dubuque, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Churches, and Fire Departments for Com...

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 01/17/18

Grants to Dubuque, Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, churches, and fire departments to benefit the local community. First-time applicants are encouraged to attend an informational session on January 17, 2018. Applications are considered on a on a case-by-case basis, including those that address ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 167393

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 03/17/18 Conference Date: 01/17/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Cultural and Sports Events, Major Festivals, and Seniors’...

Deadline 01/18/18

Grants to Markham, Ontario nonprofit organizations to support festivals, events, and other activities within the city. The purpose of this program is to encourage residents to take part in their community, connect with one another, and attract visitors. Four different grant categories are available, each with specific fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 164692

Grants to Oregon Public Agencies to Develop Outdoor Recreation Facilities, Parks, and Natura...

Deadline 04/01/18 Conference Date: 01/18/18

Grants to Oregon local government agencies for the development of outdoor park and recreational facilities for public use. Funding may by requested of acquisition, development, and rehabilitation projects. Eligible facilities and sites must be accessible and open to the general public. Projects eligible for funding ass...

GrantWatch ID#: 164411

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits to Benefit the Communities of Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to Tennessee nonprofit organizations that are working to improve the lives of the residents of Rutherford and Cannon Counties. Priority funding areas include education, income and financial stability, and health. This grant cycle is intended specifically for health-related proposals. Priority Area Details: He...

GrantWatch ID#: 136578

Grants to Huntington Beach, California Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Low and Moderate I...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Huntington Beach, California nonprofit organizations and local government agencies for a broad range of services benefitting low and moderate income residents. Funding is also available for selected capital projects that result in construction and developments. The Community Development Bl...

GrantWatch ID#: 167449

Grants to Dublin Area, Ohio Businesses and Organizations for Irish-Themed Cultural Events

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to Dublin Area, Ohio businesses and organizations for events involving Irish culture that have the potential to draw tourists and increase business. Requests will be considered for both one-time events and series. Recipients may use funding to hire Irish entertainers from a designated roster. This entertainment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176959

Grants to New Brunswick Organizations, Municipalities, and Individuals to Promote Activity f...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to New Brunswick organizations and municipalities, and grants of up to $250 to New Brunswick individuals for programs that will aid people with disabilities, and help allow them to participate in physical activities. Funding is intended to support physical activity programs and infrastructure that ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 177513

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 04/06/18 LOI Date: 01/19/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. The deadline to submit an LOI is January 19, 2018. The majority of funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

Grants to Nevada Agencies and Nonprofits to Improve Tourism Facilities and Infrastructure

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations, cities, and counties to enhance tourism infrastructure and attract visitors to the state. Funding may be requested for the development of publicly owned facilities, infrastructure, and property. Possible projects include but are not limited to: -Visitor center, kiosk, rest stop...

GrantWatch ID#: 179775

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Community R...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, and Quebec nonprofits, government agencies, and schools in eligible communities for community revitalization activities. Preference will be given to programs that benefit the residents of Coos County, New Hampshire, as well as those living in bordering communities i...

GrantWatch ID#: 180453

Grants to Lanesborough, Massachusetts Nonprofits and Individuals for Projects that will Benef...

Deadline 01/20/18

Grants generally ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Lanesborough, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and individuals for projects that will benefit elementary school students. Students, teachers, school staff, parents, and community members are encouraged to apply for projects that will increase student achievement, both in...

GrantWatch ID#: 177061

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Local Arts and Cultural Assets

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants of up to $8,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Tennessee nonprofits and public agencies for collaborative projects that improve the character of their neighborhood, town, city or region through arts and culture activities. New applicants are strongly advised to register well in advance of the application deadline. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155942

Grants to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Local Sports, Cultural, and Recreationa...

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan nonprofit community organizations that are operated by volunteers for cultural, recreational, and sports programs. The purpose of this program is to enable communities to meet the needs of local residents. Grantmaking decisions will be guided by the following: 1. To provide access ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165933

Grants to Poweshiek County, Iowa Nonprofits for Culture, Education, Recreation, and Community...

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Poweshiek County, Iowa nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents and strengthen the communities within the County. The funding source is particularly interested in proposals that focus on culture, education, and recreation, as well as programs and projects that enhance th...

GrantWatch ID#: 167290

Grants to Poweshiek County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Recreation, Culture, ...

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Poweshiek County, Iowa nonprofits, governmental entities, public schools, selected church programs, and most IHEs for innovative cultural, educational, and recreational opportunities. Also funded are programs that promote community safety, beauty, and economic development. Eligible programs: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167291

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies for Traditional and Folk Arts Projects

Deadline 02/01/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants ranging between $1,500 and $6,000 to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, museums, and libraries to support projects in the folk and traditional arts. Initial applications are due January 26. This program seeks to promote the cultural, educational, and economic vitality of the state. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 150808

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and Public Entities for Arts, Culture, Environment, Education, H...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Alberta registered charities and public entities for community health and wellness activities. Priority is given to organizations in Banff, Lake Louise, Canmore, Morley, Exshaw, Kananaskis, and surrounding areas. Funding is intended for the focus areas of arts, culture, and creativity, environment and watershed p...

GrantWatch ID#: 144885

Grants to Idaho Government Agencies and School Districts to Acquire and Develop Outdoor Recr...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Idaho cities, counties, state agencies, recreation districts, and school districts for the acquisition, development, and maintenance of property for outdoor recreation purposes. Applicants must consult with their regional specialist in developing an application. The purpose of this program is to ensure that quali...

GrantWatch ID#: 164587

Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia Nonprofits and For-Profits for Events to Benefit the Communit...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia nonprofits and for-profits to support events that foster community relations, promote culture, build community, enrich the quality of life, and develop the tourism industry and local economy. Applicants requesting funds for major events must contact program staff prior to applying. HRM op...

GrantWatch ID#: 166719

Grants to Greater Cleveland, Ohio Nonprofits and Youth Football Programs for Equipment and F...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Greater Cleveland, Ohio nonprofit youth organizations and high school football teams for facility and equipment upgrades and safety improvements. Eligible teams are located in Cuyahoga, Lorain, Medina, Lake and Geauga Counties. The funding may be used for expenses such as the purchase of new footb...

GrantWatch ID#: 167731

Grants to Arkansas Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Host Artists to Work with Youth

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Arkansas nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, hospitals, schools, and IHEs to host professional artists to work with pre-K-12 youth in summer and after-school settings. The artist residencies may take place in community or neighborhood centers, juvenile facilities, low-income h...

GrantWatch ID#: 176582

Grants to Michigan High School Sports Teams to Support the Nutritional Needs of Athletes

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $1,000, $2,000, and $3,000 to Michigan high school sports teams to purchase chocolate milk to support athletic performance during. Teams are required to work with a food service director or other vendors to purchase the chocolate milk. Priority will be given to new applicants.

GrantWatch ID#: 176783

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits for Community Programs in the Greater Saint John Area

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 to New Brunswick nonprofits for programs that serve residents of the greater Saint John area. All applicants must contact the Executive Director at least one week prior to the deadline to discuss eligibility and be invited to apply. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of heal...

GrantWatch ID#: 177559

Grants to North Dakota Individuals with Vision Impairment forEducation, Equipment, Skills Tr...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $500 to North Dakota individuals with vision impairment, both children and adults, to help cover their educational expenses. For children (ages infant through 12th grade) funding is intended for personal needs, equipment, daily living skills training, camps, mobility and orientation training, adaptive recre...

GrantWatch ID#: 177688