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Grants to South Plains Area, Texas Nonprofits for Basic Needs, Education, Youth, and Social ...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Texas nonprofit organizations for local community benefit initiatives in Lubbock and the surrounding South Plains area. Grants may be made for programs and projects in the areas of civic, social, and economic development; education and youth; and basic needs and self-sufficiency. The Foundation...

GrantWatch ID#: 175768

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies to Redevelop and Preserve Properties in Erie ...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, local agencies, and municipal authorities to redevelop, preserve, and enhance vacant and underused buildings in Erie County. Funding is intended to encourage investment and strengthen neighborhoods, commercial districts, and communities. Anchor buildin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183434

Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop New Single Family Housing in Albuque...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants to New Mexico nonprofit corporations and state and local government agencies to develop new single-family housing projects on a property located in Albuquerque. Funding is intended to generate affordable housing options for low and moderate-income families. The City of Albuquerque is offering the City-owned prop...

GrantWatch ID#: 186454

Grants to Montana Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Recreation and Tourism Opportunities

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Montana nonprofit organizations and city, county, and Tribal governments for projects that enhance and develop the state's recreation and tourism industry. Funding may be used for facility construction and upgrades, arts, heritage, and cultural preservation, and niche product development. Funds are awarded annua...

GrantWatch ID#: 172624

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Promote Arts and Culture, Healthy Bir...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to enhance the lives of residents in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, and Washington Counties. Some applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Priority will be given to programs and projects that promote healthy birth outcomes, arts and culture...

GrantWatch ID#: 173424

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits and Developers to Address Housing Needs of Low-Income Individu...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Missouri nonprofit organizations and for-profit developers to meet the housing needs of low-income individuals and families. Funding is available for a broad range of housing needs, such as rental assistance, homelessness prevention, rehabilitation or new constructions of rental housing, and home repair.

GrantWatch ID#: 135216

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Capital Expenditures to Improve Organizational Capaci...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits in the Greater Boston area or gateway cities to support one-time capital projects that will strengthen organizational capacity. Preference will be given to organizations working in the areas of human services, health, youth development, and economic mobilit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177471

Matching Grants to Massachusetts Manufacturing Companies to Hire Private Consulting Services

Deadline 10/04/19

Matching grants of up to $7,500 to small- and mid-sized Massachusetts manufacturing companies to hire private consulting services to assist with a business transition. Funding is intended to support the provision of high-powered, third-party consultants of the company's choice.

GrantWatch ID#: 160846

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 North Carolina and South Carolina Individual Artists or Groups of Artists in Eligi...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to North Carolina and South Carolina individual artists or groups of unincorporated artists in eligible areas for career development activities. Funding is intended to offer artists the opportunities to enhance their artistic careers, including by participating in a professional development experienc...

GrantWatch ID#: 186516

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits and Agencies for Environmental Preservation in Douglas County

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Kansas nonprofit organizations, tribal organizations, and government agencies for environmental conservation initiatives in Douglas County. Funding is intended for educational and preservation projects, as well as resource conservation. Projects may address these areas in scientific, cultural, ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 175544

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 Ontario Music Promoters, Presenters, and Agents to Promote Entrepreneurship and Dev...

Deadline 10/03/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ontario music promoters, presenters, and booking agents to stimulate entrepreneurship and develop the local music industry. Funding is intended to support music-based businesses and artist entrepreneurs who have the potential to develop professionally if they have access to skills development opp...

GrantWatch ID#: 184158

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 Washington Individuals, Businesses, Organizations, and Local Governments to Preser...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants to Washington businesses, individuals, organizations, and local governments to preserve official historic city landmarks in King County. Eligible projects will focus on the restoration and stabilization of historic building fabric, essential building system repairs or replacements, or the restoration of historically...

GrantWatch ID#: 125438

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and Municipal Governments to Support Foreign Direct Investment A...

Deadline 10/16/19

Grants starting at $3,000 to Canada locally based nonprofit organizations and municipal governments to implement foreign direct investment initiatives. Interested applicants are required to pre-register prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support the retention, attraction, and expansion of initiative...

GrantWatch ID#: 167240

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, Agencies, and Tribes for Health and ...

Deadline 10/10/19

Grants to Montana nonprofit organizations, tax-exempt educational institutions, and state, local, and tribal agencies for programs that address the health and well-being of State residents. Funding is intended to support activities in three focus areas: American Indian Health, Partnerships for Better Health, and Behavioral...

GrantWatch ID#: 178838

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Programs that Improve Lives and Strengthen Families in Ko...

Deadline 01/17/20

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs that empower healthy lives, encourage children's success, and advance the stability of individuals and families living in Koochiching County and on the Iron Range (Northern St. Louis County and Eastern Itasca County). An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 166359

Opportunity for USA Community Development Entities to Provide Tax Credits to Investors in Lo...

Deadline 10/28/19 LOI Date: 09/23/19

Opportunity for USA certified Community Development Entities to provide investors in low-income communities with tax credits. Funding is intended to encourage economic growth and community development. Uncertified applicants must submit a certification application prior to applying. These tax credits provide a credit again...

GrantWatch ID#: 146449

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 Minnesota Artists for Career Advancement in the Area of Public Art

Deadline 10/16/19

Grants of $5,000 to Minnesota artists for career advancement in the area of public art. Funding is intended to support the development of a project concept or to participate in activities that will help mid-career artists further their careers as public artists. Professional development activities can range from residencie...

GrantWatch ID#: 176401

Grants to Houston, Texas Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Culture Festivals in the Ci...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Houston, Texas nonprofit organizations and individuals for local arts and culture festivals. Funding is intended for festivals that promote Houston as a creative city and as a unique destination for arts and culture. Festivals must be open to the public.

GrantWatch ID#: 184753

Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits for Capacity Building and Community Development

Deadline 10/16/19

Grants to Tompkins County, New York nonprofit organizations for programs that increase capacity and promote community development. Funding is intended to improve methods and approaches to achieving capacity building, community planning, systemic change, and solutions to complex challenges. The Community Foundation is c...

GrantWatch ID#: 185102

Grants to Washington, DC Emerging Companies to Support Business Development

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Washington, DC small and emerging businesses located in Wards 7 and 8 to support business development activities. Funding is intended for market research, product or service development, licensing, customer development, prototype development, and other development purposes.

GrantWatch ID#: 183408

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, Institutions, and Consortia to Break the Pove...

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 09/27/19

Grants starting at $30,000 per year to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, academic institutions, and consortia for programs that address poverty in the greater Greensboro area. Applicants are required to attend a meeting prior to submitting the mandatory LOI. Funding may be used to promote employmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 184103

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life in the St. Joseph-B...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Michigan nonprofit and government organizations for projects to improve the quality of life for St. Joseph-Benton Harbor community residents. Funding is intended for health, education, and economic and community development projects. Funding is also intended for other Rotary International initi...

GrantWatch ID#: 136433

Grants to Windsor, Ontario Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Cultural Projects and Act...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Windsor, Ontario nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and individuals to enhance arts and cultural opportunities for local residents. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to invest in the community’s creative economy. Mission for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173486

Grants to Connecticut and Rhode Island Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Connecticut and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve the quality of life in communities served by the funding source. Funds are intended for the following program areas: arts and culture, health and human services, environment, education, economic development, housing, youth act...

GrantWatch ID#: 179483

Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits to Promote Community Sustainability in Ithaca

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Tompkins County, New York nonprofits for programs and projects that promote community sustainability in the City of Ithaca. Community sustainability refers to a community's ability to be socially, environmentally, and economically sustainable. Accordingly, funding is intended to address a range of topics, with e...

GrantWatch ID#: 179493

Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia Nonprofits to Host Sports Events

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Vancouver, British Columbia nonprofit organizations to host sporting events that are likely to bring social, health, economic, and community benefits to the city. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is available for new sport events, local or regional sport tournaments, and annual spo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180525

Grants to New York Nonprofit Organizations for Programs that Benefit Women and Girls in Herk...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for programs that create opportunities for women and girls in Herkimer and Oneida counties. Funding is intended for opportunities that promote economic, personal, and educational growth for women in the community. Funding is also intended to encourage the advancement and full ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182584
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Grants to Iowa Communities for Construction Projects and Infrastructure Improvements in Elig...

Deadline 09/21/19

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $75,000 to Iowa communities for construction projects to improve infrastructure in designated areas. Funding is intended to improve the economic and physical health of participating cities and districts. The primary goals of the MSI Challenge grant are: a. Stimulate appropriate buildin...

GrantWatch ID#: 184005

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee Area for Community ...

Deadline 09/22/19

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee area to benefit local residents and communities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts, culture, civic, community, economic development, afterschool education, the elderly, environment, health, human services, Native Amer...

GrantWatch ID#: 180679

Grants to Washington Nonprofits and Groups for Programs that Enhance Tourism and Economic Ac...

Deadline 09/23/19

Grants averaging $2,000 to Washington nonprofits and groups for activities that enhance tourism and provide economic benefit in the City of Snohomish. Funding is intended for the distribution of promotional information, as well as for events and festivals that attract visitors and increase overnight lodging.

GrantWatch ID#: 148428

Grants to Northern Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Arts, Human Services, Hea...

Deadline 09/23/19

Grants to Northern Illinois nonprofits, agencies, institutions of higher education, and religious organizations for programs, projects, or events that will benefit local communities. Funding will be given to programs in the focus areas of education, sustainable communities, health, arts and humanities, human services, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175272

Grants to Los Angeles County, California Arts Nonprofits to Build Capacity and Address Priori...

Deadline 10/09/19 Conference Date: 09/23/19

Grants starting at $7,500 to Los Angeles County, California nonprofit arts organizations to strengthen capacity and address vital needs. New applicants and applicants who did not receive funding when they last applied must attend a workshop prior to applying. Funding is intended to support arts organizations with services ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161971

Grants to New Jersey Employers, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop and Expand Apprent...

Deadline 11/29/19 Conference Date: 09/23/19 LOI Date: 10/21/19

Grants to New Jersey employers, nonprofits, trade associations, labor and workforce organizations, LEAs, vocational schools, workforce development boards, and IHEs to expand and develop approved apprenticeship programs. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to cover wage ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184661
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Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Basic Needs, He...

Deadline 09/24/19

Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions to meet the needs of community residents. Funding is intended to support basic needs, build community assets, strengthen emergency services, and promote the health and wellbeing of area residents. Both S...

GrantWatch ID#: 178983

Grants to USA Private and Public Sector Partnerships for Apprenticeship Programs Targeting N...

Deadline 09/24/19

Grants to USA IHEs, nonprofit associations, and labor management organizations partnering with eligible private and public sector entities for apprenticeship programs targeting nontraditional industry sectors. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide apprenticeship skills in...

GrantWatch ID#: 186357

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits and Municipalities for Heritage-Related Activities Within Elig...

Deadline 10/04/19 Conference Date: 09/24/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations and municipalities within eligible areas of Anne Arundel County for heritage-related activities. Applicants must attend a mandatory conference before submitting an application. Funding is intended to develop innovative and new programs, exhibits, partnerships, even...

GrantWatch ID#: 126051
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Grants to California Arts Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Local Communities through t...

Deadline 10/25/19 Conference Date: 09/24/19

Grants to California nonprofit arts organizations and county-designated arts agencies to enhance the quality of life for residents through the arts. Funding is intended to create a partnership between the State and its counties to promote cultural development in the region. Consideration will be given to requests for techn...

GrantWatch ID#: 143852
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Media Projects that Engage the Pub...

Deadline 11/01/19 Conference Date: 09/24/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit organizations and local arts agencies for arts and media projects that build public support and awareness of the arts. Projects should engage the public with local experiences and stories that focus on culture, arts, and creative expression.

GrantWatch ID#: 152608
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Grants to Southern British Columbia Charities and Municipalities to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 10/18/19 Conference Date: 09/24/19

Grants averaging $5,000 to British Columbia registered charities and municipalities for projects that benefit the residents of the Regional District of the Okanagan-Similkameen. Applicants requesting multi-year funding must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for youth, seniors, education, health a...

GrantWatch ID#: 166455

Grants to Alaska Nonprofit and Faith-Based Organizations, Tribal Entities, and Schools for Pro...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants typically ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Alaska nonprofits, Tribal entities, schools, and faith-based organizations for programs and projects that benefit the residents of the Chilkat Valley area. Funding is intended to address a wide range of community needs, including education, health and wellness, the great outd...

GrantWatch ID#: 173090

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Tourism in Susquehanna, Sullivan, ...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations and local government branches for programs to develop local tourism in Susquehanna, Sullivan, and Wyoming Counties. Funding may be used for special events or exhibits, marketing and promotional projects, historic preservation projects, and navigation aids to assist visitors.

GrantWatch ID#: 174528

Grants to Alaska Individuals with Disabilities to Start, Expand, and Acquire Small Businesses

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Alaska individuals with disabilities to start, expand, or acquire small businesses. Applicants must be Alaska Mental Health Trust Beneficiaries, which includes people with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, chronic alcoholism, Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 176762
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Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies for Capital Projects to Benefit Local Communities i...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants starting at $20,000 Oregon nonprofit organizations, government agencies, community service providers, and special districts for capital projects that benefit local communities in Gilliam County. Funding is intended for capital investments in the areas of infrastructure, economic development, and quality of life.

GrantWatch ID#: 186865

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Opportunity and Education

Deadline 09/26/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations for economic opportunity and education. Grants will be given in areas where the funding source has a business presence and are intended for currently in-place and direct-service programming in local communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873

Grants to Israel and Brazil Companies and Research Institutions for Collaborative Technology ...

Deadline 09/26/19

Grants to Israel and Brazil companies and research institutions for collaborative research and development projects in the areas of life science, agriculture, IoT, and energy. Funding is intended to support highly innovative processes or products with clear commercial potential that are mutually beneficial for the Brazilia...

GrantWatch ID#: 184888