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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/28/19

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for designing an energy efficient recreation center on a California university campus. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777

Grants to York County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Individuals for Community Art Programs

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to York County, Pennsylvania nonprofits and individuals for arts projects and programs that foster community cohesiveness and contribute positively to the local economy. Both new ideas and projects, as well as established programs, are encouraged to apply. The Creative Impact Awards Inspire Chil...

GrantWatch ID#: 178045

Grants to Franklin County, Ohio Educators for Technology Purchases to Help Deaf Students wit...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Franklin County, Ohio school administrators working with teachers of children who are deaf and/or hard of hearing to purchase technology that will help strengthen their students' literacy skills. Funding will be provided for items such as equipment, software, and/or pertinent accessories or perip...

GrantWatch ID#: 177011

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Established Artists for Career-Advancing Projects

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to Southwest Minnesota established artists for career-advancing projects and activities. Artists are encouraged to apply for concrete activities that meet their artistic needs and further their ability to live and work within the funding source’s service region. Applicants must make the case ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149913

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Emerging Artists for Career Development Activities

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Southwest Minnesota emerging artists to support career development activities. Eligible applicants reside in the counties of Chippewa, Big Stone, Jackson, Cottonwood, Lac qui Parle, Kandiyohi, Lyon, Lincoln, Meeker, McLeod, Pipestone, Nobles, Murray, Renville, Redwood, Swift, Rock, and Yellow Medi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174959

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promo...

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Eligible artists must partner with a fiscal sponsor in order to apply. Priority will be given to organizations and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to Minnesota Artists in Eligible Counties for Collaborative Arts Projects that Benefi...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Minnesota artists for projects that integrate the arts into community life in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support new work by individual artists as they join in creative collaboration with the local community. Applicants must demonstrate that projects will have a lasting impact on b...

GrantWatch ID#: 184148

Grants to Connecticut Organizations and Agencies for School-Based Primary and Dental Healthc...

Deadline 01/10/19

Grants to Connecticut organizations, community agencies, and individuals to provide healthcare services at community schools. Funding is intended to support facilities serving Pre K-12 students that offer primary healthcare, dental care, health promotion and education, mental and behavioral health, and outreach. The Sta...

GrantWatch ID#: 184757

Grants to Pima County, Arizona Housing Developers and Owners to Subsidize the Development of...

Deadline 02/28/19 LOI Date: 12/28/18

Grants to Pima County, Arizona housing project developers and owners to create affordable new housing in the unincorporated areas of Marana, Sahuarita, Oro Valley, and Pima County. Applicants must first submit an LOI before applying. Housing owners and operators will recieve vouchers that will reduce project costs and rent...

GrantWatch ID#: 184838

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits and Government Agencies to Acquire, Develop, and Improve Recrea...

Deadline 03/01/19 LOI Date: 01/05/19

Grants to Arizona nonprofits and government agencies to acquire or develop recreational trails for public use. Applicants must confirm eligibility with program staff and submit a pre-application before applying. Trails may be designated for motorized or non-motorized use. Funding can be used for projects that support trail...

GrantWatch ID#: 168079

Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis Woman for Outstanding Community Leadership

Deadline 12/13/18

Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis woman to recognize outstanding leadership through political, business, and community engagement. This award recognizes a women whose work has positively impacted the lives of people, both in their community and on a national scale. The role of Indigenous women in traditio...

GrantWatch ID#: 182259

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Projects Related to Social Justice, Inequality, and Clima...

Deadline 12/14/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges that relate to inequality and climate change, particularly for women and people of color. Applicants representing practitioners and professionals in a variety of fields are welcome to apply. Projects must align with the Foundatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 159689

Grants to Southwest USA Nonprofits and Individuals in Multiple States for Oral History Projec...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants totaling up to $1,500 to Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, and California nonprofit organizations, museums, and historical societies, as well as individual students, teachers, and researchers for oral history projects focusing on the Southwest. Funding is intended to cover the costs of interviewing, equipment, transcript...

GrantWatch ID#: 176801

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Breast Cancer Out...

Deadline 12/14/18

Award of $1,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, and organizations for innovative projects to improve breast cancer education and patient care. Funding is intended to support conferences, research, community outreach, and educational projects in the United States or abro...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Develop Innovative Epilepsy Therapie...

Deadline 12/14/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for the development of innovative technologies, therapies, or products to treat people with epilepsy. The award will support the development and commercialization of the winner’s product. Examples of concepts eligible for awards include: -Drug or device treatment t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177383

Awards to USA Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors for Excellence in Essay Writing on the Theme...

Deadline 12/14/18

Awards ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA undergraduate juniors and seniors at accredited four-year colleges and universities for excellence in essay writing on the theme of ethics. Essay topics may be about anything that explores an ethical problem, question, issue, or concern. Suggested Essay Topics: Articulate wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177575

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and Australia Educators in K-12 Public and Priva...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants in the form of cash awards of up to $60,000 and In-kind services to USA, Canada, and Australia educators in K-12 public and private schools, including classroom teachers, special teachers (e.g., art teachers, music teachers), technology specialists, administrators, PTAs, and librarians/media specialists. Thirteen p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177784

Awards to New Hampshire Women for Outstanding Achievements in Business as Role Models and Le...

Deadline 12/14/18

Awards to New Hampshire women to recognize their success and achievements in their profession, either in the business or nonprofit sector. Award recipients will have excelled as role models and leaders, and will demonstrate a strong sense of self and a success-driven work ethic, as well as extraordinary accomplishments. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182605

Awards to Recognize Nevada Individuals, Organizations, and Businesses for Immunization Aware...

Deadline 12/14/18

Awards to recognize Nevada individuals, organizations, and businesses that have worked to increase immunization awareness, improve immunization rates, provide in-kind services and other activities to help promote immunizations across Nevada. Please review the submission categories listed below before submitting your nomina...

GrantWatch ID#: 182724

Leadership Training Program for Gulf Coast Region, Florida Nonprofit Board Members

Deadline 12/14/18

Opportunity for Gulf Coast Region, Florida nonprofit board members to attend a high-level governance training program. Applications are accepted from both new and veteran board members located in the Gulf Coast region. Participants will attend interactive sessions and follow-up discussions with peers. The purpose of this p...

GrantWatch ID#: 183404

Grants to Maine Visual Artists for Unconventional Art Projects that Foster Community Engagem...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants of $5,000 to Maine visual artists for innovative and bold art projects. Consideration will be given to projects that will be displayed both in and outside standard exhibition venues. Funding is intended for site-specific installations, interventions, publications, web or media-based work, and curatorial projects. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184683

Contracts for Services to New Hampshire Healthcare and Family Service Providers to Decrease ...

Deadline 01/22/19 LOI Date: 12/14/18

Contracts for services to New Hampshire healthcare providers, health workers, home visitors, community providers, and other family providers for programs to decrease family dependence on the child welfare system in Manchester and the Winnipesaukee Public Health Region. Funding is intended to provide educational progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 184961

Awards to Illinois Teachers and School Leaders for Outstanding Teaching and Leadership

Deadline 12/15/18

Awards of $5,000 and $10,000 to Illinois full-time public or non-public school teachers and leaders. Awards are intended to acknowledge outstanding teachers, heads of schools, and principals who have exhibited exemplary performance and who have contributed to building a stronger, better-educated society. Two awards are...

GrantWatch ID#: 140338

Grants to USA Farmers to Improve Environmental Impact, Safety, and Availability of Produce

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $20,000 to USA farmers and aggregators to implement sustainability practices that will improve environmental impact and ensure the availability and safety of produce in the market. Funding is intended to help local farms upgrade operations, invest in food safety, and implement sustainable tech...

GrantWatch ID#: 160732

Grants to Greene County, Pennsylvania Teachers and Principals for Classroom Projects and Tea...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $500 to Greene County, Pennsylvania public school teachers and principals to provide equipment and supplies for special classroom activities. Funding is also available for professional development activities for teachers. Preference will be given to projects which are not necessarily covered...

GrantWatch ID#: 165321

Grants to Ohio PreK-12 Teachers and Administrators to Promote In-Depth Learning for Students

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Ohio Pre-K through twelfth-grade teachers and administrators working in secular primary or secondary schools for programs that promote in-depth learning. Funded proposals will help students learn new content and/or acquire new skills that must be learned in more than one step and with multiple le...

GrantWatch ID#: 170283

Grants to USA, Canada, or International Mature Artists to Support Professional Development i...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, or International individual artists to support professional development. Applicants must have been working in a mature phase of their artwork for at least two decades. Qualified artists must work in the areas of painting, printmaking, or sculpture. The Foundation wishes to encourage artists who h...

GrantWatch ID#: 172653

Grants to Idaho Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, Schools, Corporations, and Groups for Hum...

Deadline 01/15/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to Idaho nonprofits, government agencies, schools, corporations, IHEs, groups, teachers, and individuals for a broad range of humanities projects. Applicants must submit an initial application one month prior to the full application deadline. Funding is intended for projects that will engage State citizens in histor...

GrantWatch ID#: 173127

Grants to Yukon Artists, Ensembles, and Companies for National and International Tours

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Yukon artists, ensembles, and companies for tours to present a broad range of artistic disciplines, including theater, music, dance, visual arts, film, multidisciplinary, and storytelling. This program funds tour engagements that take place outside of Yukon only. The intended results and outc...

GrantWatch ID#: 173808

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Significant Contributions to the Fie...

Deadline 12/15/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize significant contributions to the field of neuroscience. Nominators must be individuals associated with universities, hospitals, medicals schools, or research institutes, and have a background in neuroscience. The recipient of the Scolnick Prize will present a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175244

Grants to USA Emerging Artists for Projects in Music, Theater, and Photography

Deadline 12/30/18 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA emerging artists working in the fields of music, theater, and photography. Applicants must submit a written inquiry prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation seeks to support artists whose works might have difficulty being aired due to their genre and/or social philosophy. For ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176052

Award to a New Hampshire Teacher to Honor Excellence in Mathematics Education

Deadline 12/15/18

Award of $500 and additional benefits to a New Hampshire teacher to recognize outstanding mathematics education at any grade level. The purpose of this award is to highlight innovation and creativity in teaching math disciplines to all students. The recipient will: - Be enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and passionate as a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176141

Grants to Alabama Individuals and Institutions for Scientific Research Related to Local Cons...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alabama individuals and institutions for scientific research projects exploring the local environment. Funding is intended to cover costs associated with field and research supplies, minor equipment requirements, and necessary travel expenses to field sites. Birmingham Audubon’s Walter F. Cox...

GrantWatch ID#: 176448

Grants to Oklahoma Humanities Scholars to Conduct Research Projects

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $500 to Oklahoma humanities scholars to carry out humanities research projects. Applications are invited from both independent scholars and scholars affiliated with a nonprofit educational institution. Funding may be used to defray specific project expenses, such as travel to collections or materials purchases. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176454

Grants to USA Organizations and Artists for Arts and Culture Projects that Promote Diversity

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA organizations and artists for projects that promote the arts and inform the public about minorities and respecting diversity. Priority is given to finite projects that have a definite end, as opposed to long-term sustainable projects. Eligible projects are those that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177519

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Breast Cancer Research Teams for Innovative Early D...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International breast cancer research teams for early detection pilot projects. Funding is intended to support research to develop innovative techniques in the areas of immunologic or biological methods of early breast cancer detection. Since its founding in 1995, Earlier.or...

GrantWatch ID#: 177576

Scholarships to Bay Area, California Jewish Youth for Educational Trips and Programs in Isra...

Deadline 12/15/18

Scholarships to Bay Area, California Jewish youth and young adults to attend organized trips and educational programs in Israel. Funds are issued on the basis of financial need and may be applied to travel costs and program fees. Scholarships are available for short-term organized teen trips (first-time, grades 8-12, up to...

GrantWatch ID#: 178851

Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274

Grants to Juneau, Alaska Artists and Arts Organizations for New Projects in the Arts and Hum...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $500 to Juneau, Alaska arts organizations and individual artists for new and emerging arts and humanities activities. Projects must demonstrate cultural or artistic merit and have a primary purpose of encouraging creative expression, encouraging community support of the arts and humanities, and stimulating ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179393

Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $7,000 to $25,000 to Canada researchers affiliated with qualifying postsecondary institutions for collaborative social sciences and humanities research. This program provides short-term support for partnered research endeavors that will inform decision making at a single partner organization from the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338

Award to an Alaska Artist to Recognize Artistic Accomplishments and Contributions

Deadline 12/15/18

Award of $40,000 to an Alaska artist in recognition of his or her artistic accomplishments and creative contributions to the state of Alaska. Artists may work in any artistic discipline. This award will also recognize and acknowledge the artist’s potential for subsequent creative work. Mature, established artists are ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182522

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 12/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671

College Scholarship to USA Students Who are Passionate About Video Games and Personal Growth

Deadline 12/15/18

Scholarship of $1,000 to a USA college student who are passionate about video games as well as their own personal growth. Applications are accepted from students majoring in any field. High school students who are enrolled in college for the upcoming school year are also welcome to apply. The Final Fantasy Fan Scholars...

GrantWatch ID#: 183321

Scholarship to a USA, Canada, or International Student Who Has Been Injured in an Automobile...

Deadline 12/15/18

Scholarship of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International student whose life has been altered due to an injury incurred from an automobile accident. Applications will be accepted from current undergraduate students as well as soon-to-graduate high school students. The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship...

GrantWatch ID#: 183452

Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/15/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA active police officer working to promote community kinship and police canine safety awareness in their local neighborhoods. Nominees should work to positively change the lives of canines in the community, promote nonviolent resolutions to community animal complaints, and work to reunite lost dogs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171

Grants to Canada IHE Faculty Members to Mentor Students in Industry-Related Scientific Resea...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $25,000 to Canada university faculty members for research studies conducted by students under their mentorship. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of engineering, earth, physical, chemical, and environmental sciences which will further the interests of the petrochemical industry and the developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 184285

Grants to USA Researchers and Professors for Material Handling Research

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to USA researchers and professors for innovative material handling research. Funding is intended for well-planned research that will have significant positive impact on the field of material handling. Applicants are encouraged to submit proposals on a wide range of themes. TMHNA is seeking proposals for research ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184508

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers for Teaching Supplies in Rural...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers to serve students from diverse populations and rural areas. Funding is intended to support expenses for field trips, materials, supplies, and other instructional resources used to assist with course delivery. NSHSS provides grants to educators who ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184565

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Recognize Leadership in Promoting Muse...

Deadline 12/16/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual for exceptional leadership in promoting the capacity and educational responsibility of museums. Eligible applicants may be curators, museum directors, exhibit designers, researchers, school administrators, government officials, foundation staff, corporations, or training ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161380

Grants to Arizona K-12 Teachers for Training and Skills Development Opportunities

Deadline 12/16/18

Grants of up to $650 to Arizona full-time K-12 teachers and educational support staff to attend professional development opportunities. Teachers are invited to apply for programs that will promote professional growth and result in a positive impact on student learning and academic success. This grant offers funding to a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178242