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Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Agencies, and Aboriginal Communities to Pilot, Replicate, or I...

Deadline 11/27/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to Ontario nonprofits, agencies, and aboriginal organizations to pilot or replicate evidence-based programs that improve the quality of life and promote vibrant communities. Priority areas include active lifestyles, sustainable environment, arts and culture, children and youth, economic well-bein...

GrantWatch ID#: 175840

Grants to British Columbia Arts, Culture, and Heritage Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of ...

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants to British Columbia arts, culture, and heritage nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for Kelowna residents. Funding is intended for operational support to improve the work of organizations that have a positive impact on the community. Grants are offered to recipients who demonstrate vision, account...

GrantWatch ID#: 163463

Grants to Alaska Municipalities for Economic Development Programs that Benefit Low and Moder...

Deadline 12/06/19

Grants to Alaska municipal governments for community development projects that benefit low and moderate-income residents. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support public facilities and planning programs that promote community self-sufficiency, reduce the costs of essential ser...

GrantWatch ID#: 176077

Grants to New Jersey LEAs for Programs that Improve STEM Career Outcomes for High School Stud...

Deadline 11/19/19

Grants to New Jersey local education agencies to implement programs that improve educational and STEM career outcomes for high school students. Funding is intended for programs in comprehensive high schools that extend high school to years 9 through 14 so that students will graduate with a high school diploma, a two-year p...

GrantWatch ID#: 186933

Grants to Greater Park City, Utah Nonprofits, Agencies, Businesses, Groups, and Individuals ...

Deadline 12/05/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to greater Park City, Utah nonprofit organizations, government entities, businesses, community groups, individuals, and others to address the impact of climate change and provide solutions to emissions reduction. The purpose of funding is to engage local residents and entities in greater Park Cit...

GrantWatch ID#: 187155

Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Programs to S...

Deadline 12/06/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180881

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Identify Contaminated Land for Cleanup and...

Deadline 12/03/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, states, communities, and tribes (excluding tribes in Alaska) for planning and inventory development related to brownfield sites. Required registrations may take at least one month to complete prior to submission of the application. Funding is intended to support activities to conduct ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148251

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Clean Up Contaminated Land for Development

Deadline 12/03/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, states, communities, and tribes (other than in Alaska) to clean up contaminated properties. An environmental assessment report is required prior to applying. Moreover, required registrations may take at least one month to complete. Funding is intended to support work performed at brow...

GrantWatch ID#: 148252

Grants to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Nonprofits for Services that Benefit Local Resi...

Deadline 12/05/19

Grants to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations for services that will benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs that align with the following areas of focus: optimize investments in criminal justice, strengthening families, greater economic independence for residents, aging with dignit...

GrantWatch ID#: 138163

Grants to Michigan Educational Institutions, Agencies, and Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to P...

Deadline 12/20/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to Michigan educational institutions, coastal communities, regional planning agencies, Tribal governments, and nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for projects that protect and restore coastal resources. Funding is intended for implementation and planning projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 177013

Grants to Austin, Texas Nonprofits for Public Arts and Cultural Programming

Deadline 01/27/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Austin, Texas nonprofit organizations for public art exhibitions and performances for the benefit of residents and tourists. Funding is intended for activities and projects in all disciplines that provide quality cultural and arts programming in the City of Austin and the Extra Territorial Jurisdi...

GrantWatch ID#: 164662

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/08/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. State applicants must contact state commissions prior to applying, and applicants from South Dakota must contact the Funding Source. Grants are intended to engage...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Community Groups to Benefit Kitchener Residents

Deadline 11/25/19

Grants to Ontario nonprofit community organizations and groups to benefit residents of the City of Kitchener. Funding is intended for organizations that provide services in the areas of special events, arts and culture, community development and support, and minor sports and recreation.

GrantWatch ID#: 148667

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits and Agencies for Cultural Activities to Enhance the Local Econ...

Deadline 01/21/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations 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 applicat...

GrantWatch ID#: 155942

Grants to Alaska Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes to Enhance Watersheds and Forests

Deadline 12/03/19

Grants to Alaska nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and Tribes to enhance the quality of watersheds and forests in the Tongass National Forest. Funding is intended to help organizations develop the capacity to plan, convene, and monitor landscape and watershed projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 177800

Grant to a Washington, DC Business to Perform Marketing Research for Washington, DC Main Str...

Deadline 11/21/19

Grant to a Washington, DC certified business enterprise to perform a market analysis for new Main Street programs located in Washington, DC. Interested applicants are required to pre-register prior to submitting an application. Six market analyses will be conducted by the grantee for Glover Park, Logan Circle, Upper Bladen...

GrantWatch ID#: 187363

Grants to Deschutes County, Oregon Nonprofits for Projects in Heritage, Arts, and Humanities

Deadline 11/18/19

Grant ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Deschutes County, Oregon nonprofit organizations for projects and programs in heritage, arts, and humanities. Competitive proposals will demonstrate matching resources. Funding is intended for projects and activities that address one of the four priorities outlined within the Deschutes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148623

Grants to Minnesota Educational Institutions, Training Providers, Nonprofits, and Agencies f...

Deadline 11/18/19

Grants to Minnesota educational institutions, workforce training providers, nonprofit organizations, and public agencies to train new and existing workers of partnering businesses. Applicants requesting support for the planning of a large-scale project should contact program staff prior to applying. This program acts as a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176708

Grants to Little Rock, Arkansas Nonprofits for Services Benefiting Low-to-Moderate Income Re...

Deadline 12/12/19 Conference Date: 11/18/19

Grants to Little Rock, Arkansas nonprofit organizations for services and projects that meet significant community needs. Funding is intended to support activities that prevent or eliminate slums and blight, benefit low to moderate income residents, and address urgent community development needs.

GrantWatch ID#: 185551

Grants to Guilford County, North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants to Guilford County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects that will benefit local residents. Eligible focus areas include human services, human relations, education, economic development, historic preservation, cultural arts, and other charitable purposes. Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 163126

Grants to New York City Businesses for Workforce Training Programs

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants starting at $30,000 to New York City businesses for workforce training programs. Applicants must submit a pre-application form in advance of a full application. Funding is intended to support training on recent software and equipment purchases; training to update skills to increase business competitiveness; training...

GrantWatch ID#: 163216

Grants to Northwest Ottawa County Area, Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Commu...

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

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, religious and educational institutions, and local government units serving Northwest Ottawa County and the Greater West Michigan region for programs to enhance the quality of life. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted prior to application submission. Funding is intended for pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175210

Grants to Alberta Farmers and Manure Applicators to Improve the Environment and Increase Sust...

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants to Alberta individual agricultural producers and commercial manure applicators to improve the environment and increase sustainability. Funding is intended to decrease negative environmental impact, manage climate change, promote sustainable production, and raise agriculture profitability. The objectives of the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 184318

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals for Community Needs in Richlan...

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to South Carolina nonprofit organizations, government entities, educational institutions, faith-based organizations, and individuals in Richland and Lexington Counties, for community needs and enhancement. Applicants must contact the funding source before applying.

GrantWatch ID#: 185365

Grants to Grant County, Washington Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 11/29/19 Conference Date: 11/20/19

Grants to Grant County, Washington nonprofit organizations and municipal visitor information centers for projects and events that promote local tourism. Funding is intended to increase overnight stays at local lodging facilities by supporting the production of marketing materials and the promotion of special events, festi...

GrantWatch ID#: 149027

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/30/20 Conference Date: 11/21/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats t...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to Urbana, Illinois Artists, Nonprofits, and Festival Organizers for Public Arts Acti...

Deadline 01/15/20 Conference Date: 11/21/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500, and grants ranging from $2,000 to $4,500 and grants to Urbana, Illinois individual artists, artist organizations, nonprofits, and festival organizers for a range of arts initiatives that benefit public audiences. Funding is intended to support opportunities that enable residents to enga...

GrantWatch ID#: 177570

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Hospitals, Religious Institutions to Foste...

Deadline 11/22/19

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, hospitals, and religious institutions serving residents of north Flint for programs that foster strong, vibrant communities. Applicants must contact the funding source to request access to the online application portal. Grants proposals must align wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 149937
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Grants to Fayette County, Indiana Nonprofits and Groups for Community, Education, and Health...

Deadline 12/13/19 LOI Date: 11/22/19

Grants to Fayette County, Indiana nonprofits, associations, and civic groups to promote positive and sustainable change in the local community. An LOI is required prior to submitting a full application. Funding priorities include community betterment, education, and health and human services. The Foundation seeks to develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 177297

Grants to Florida Nonprofits to Benefit Local Communities in the Tampa Bay Area

Deadline 01/24/20 LOI Date: 11/22/19

Grants to Florida nonprofit organizations for projects and opportunities in the areas of economic mobility, community vibrancy, women and girls, positive education, and mental well-being in the Tampa Bay area. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Eligible counties include Citrus,...

GrantWatch ID#: 178861

Grants to Clearfield County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Businesses to Generate Tourism in t...

Deadline 11/22/19

Grants to Clearfield County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations and businesses for projects, attractions, and events that encourage tourism in the local area. Funding may be used for website design and improvements, tourism promotion, and signage. Applicants must use the media to attract out-of-the-area visitors to Cle...

GrantWatch ID#: 179647

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Improve Economic Opportunities for Underserved Single Mothe...

Deadline 11/22/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for programs that address a demonstrated need and improve the quality of life for community residents in Western New York. Priority consideration may be given to programs to support at-risk families led by a female head of household living in poverty.

GrantWatch ID#: 184485

Grants to Seattle, Washington Nonprofits, Groups, Associations, and CBOs to Increase Access t...

Deadline 01/13/20 Conference Date: 11/22/19

Matching grants of up to $25,000 to Seattle, Washington nonprofits, neighborhood groups, Parent-Teacher-Student Associations (PTSA), business groups, and other community-based organizations for digital equity projects. Funding is intended for projects that provide technology opportunities to all of Seattle's residents and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151921

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Registered Charities for Economic Opportunities for Low-Income Res...

Deadline 02/03/20 LOI Date: 11/25/19

Grants to Toronto, Ontario registered charities for creative strategies that enhance the economic opportunities and livelihoods of low-income individuals. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Funding is intended to support compelling and creative ideas that offer good work opportunities and sustai...

GrantWatch ID#: 172354

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Culpeper County Residents

Deadline 11/25/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for the residents of Culpeper County. Funding is intended to support community projects in a range of areas such as education, recreation, arts and culture, and community and economic development.

GrantWatch ID#: 184591

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to the Labor Market and Quality of Life of Emp...

Deadline 03/12/20 LOI Date: 11/26/19

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of a full application. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of changes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 03/12/20 LOI Date: 11/26/19

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research Addressing the Causes of Inequality in Ame...

Deadline 03/12/20 LOI Date: 11/26/19

Grants to USA scholars for innovative research addressing factors that contribute to inequality in America. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Studies will address how economic, political, and social inequalities have affected outcomes in these areas. This includes equality of access and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to Lyon County, Nevada Organizations to Market Tourism Attractions and Events

Deadline 11/27/19

Grants to Lyon County, Nevada organizations for the promotion and advertising of local tourism opportunities. Requests must demonstrate the potential to benefit the tourism industry, increase use of local lodging facilities, generate dollars spent within Lyon County and, in general, attract visitors from outside Lyon Count...

GrantWatch ID#: 180849

Grants to North Dakota Local Public Agencies for Transportation Infrastructure Improvements

Deadline 11/27/19

Grants to North Dakota local public agencies for transportation infrastructure improvements. Funding is intended for projects that will preserve transportation assets, improve transportation safety, contribute to the economic development of the area, and improve different types of transportation.

GrantWatch ID#: 184568

Grant to Israel, German, and International Companies for Collaborative Research and Developme...

Deadline 11/28/19

Grants to Israel, Germany, and International companies for collaborative research and development projects that focus on the development of innovative applications and commercial products. Applicants are required to contact staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support ready-to-market solutions f...

GrantWatch ID#: 162830

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Herkimer and Oneida Counties for Economic Development, Educ...

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in Herkimer and Oneida Counties for education, health, arts and culture, and economic development. Applicants must contact the funding source and submit a draft application prior to applying. Projects outside the Foundation's priority areas may be considered. The Foundation will c...

GrantWatch ID#: 152161

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support Volunteerism that Benefits Commun...

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants to Hawaii nonprofit organizations, state and local government agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to employ volunteer staff to carry out a broad range of community services. Funding is intended to support volunteer services in the areas of public safety, education, literacy and tutoring, the environment, basic human needs an...

GrantWatch ID#: 163355

Grants to Arkansas Local Governments for Preliminary Evaluations of Tourism Projects

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Arkansas incorporated cities and counties for feasibility studies related to local tourist attractions. Eligible research projects will examine the potential of specific tourism attractions to succeed locally. Tourism attractions include cultural or historical sites, areas of natural phenomenon o...

GrantWatch ID#: 176585

Grants to Alberta Organizations, Groups, and Individuals for Community Events in the Distric...

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to Alberta community entities, organizations, groups, and individuals for quality activities and events in Municipal District of Peace No.135 and surrounding municipalities. Funding is intended to support projects that promote tourism and community and economic development, and positively impact the local quality of...

GrantWatch ID#: 151894

Awards to British Columbia Small, Medium, and Large Communities to Recognize Their Support of...

Deadline 11/30/19

Awards to British Columbia communities to recognize their support of the small business sector. Awards are intended to acknowledge small, medium, and large communities that have created business-friendly environments, which allow small businesses to flourish, and implemented policies and initiatives that attract, retain, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 158880

Grants to Wapakoneta Area, Ohio Nonprofits and Organizations for Community Services

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to Wapakoneta area, Ohio nonprofits and organizations for programs and services that will improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for the focus areas of health, basic human needs, economic development, education, environment, cultural activities, and community services.

GrantWatch ID#: 161100

Grants to Raleigh County, West Virginia Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts, Economic D...

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to Raleigh County, West Virginia nonprofits, schools, institutions, and municipalities for programs in the areas of arts, education, economic development, health and human services, public recreation, and civic beautification.

GrantWatch ID#: 170118

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to Kentucky and Virginia Organizations for Education, Environment, Economic Developme...

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to Kentucky and Virginia organizations to improve the quality of life for communities where the funding sources have a business presence. Program areas include economic development, education, environment, and diversity. Within the educational focus area, programs involving math, science, and technology are prioriti...

GrantWatch ID#: 176049