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

Deadline 09/28/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 172699

Grants to USA and Israel Scientists for Collaborative Oceanic Sciences Research

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to USA and Israel scientists employed by nonprofits, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative research projects in the field of marine oceanography. US applicants must discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. All proposals must be jointly submitted by a US and Israel pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 170459

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Horticulture Learning Programs and R...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for ornamental horticulture educational and research initiatives, focused primarily in North America, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, and Australia. Funding is intended to support projects that directly further research or educ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172498

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Gender and Rac...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that promote racial, gender, and economic justice. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit, and are directed by, women and girls. Eligible programs focus on activism, political change, and empowerment. Small and start-up organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172504

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Mountain Climbing Activities and Land Sustainability

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to protect and conserve mountain climbing resources. Funding is intended to help create healthy landscapes, empower local climbing communities, and promote respect for climbing locations. Projects must: - Have measurable, high impact yet achievable go...

GrantWatch ID#: 173943

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Economic Development, Children's Welfare, and Social Services

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for state residents. Funding is primarily directed towards programs that promote economic development and children's welfare. Programs that promote social progress are also considered. All grant activities must take place within the St...

GrantWatch ID#: 180624

Grants to Maine Agricultural Producers for Natural Resource Conservation Strategies

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants to Maine agricultural and forest producers to improve environmental sustainability and address issues involving natural resources. Funding is intended to address the following areas of focus: improving water and air quality, ground and surface water conservation, reduced soil sedimentation and erosion, and enhancing...

GrantWatch ID#: 172712

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Scholars for Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/22/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, scholars, and IHEs for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation and its citizens. Funding is primarily intended to support scholarship that results in the publication of books, journal articles, and policy papers. The Foundation wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants to Support USA, Canada and International Projects and Activities Related to Ocean Ani...

Deadline 09/30/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to support USA, Canada, and International research, education, and conservation projects with particular focus on threatened ocean wildlife species and their habitats. The first stage application must be submitted and approved prior to submission of a full proposal. Only projects concerned with m...

GrantWatch ID#: 156544

Grants to Maine Nonprofits to Promote Positive Development in Eligible Communities

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations to promote community development in areas where the funding source has a business presence. Emphasis is placed on projects that will benefit low and moderate-income families and individuals. Focus areas include education, economic development, housing, arts and culture, health, and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 161531

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Conservation Programs

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots efforts to promote environmental conservation and protection. Applications are invited fro action-oriented projects that address root causes and present a clear strategy. Projects should promote public involvement and civic engagement. Gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 173115
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Grants to USA and International Non-Profits for Conservation Efforts and Science Programs Wor...

Deadline 12/01/18 LOI Date: 09/01/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and international non-profit organizations that provide innovative, high-quality conservation and science programs worldwide. Priority is given to proposals that demonstrate a measurable, common-sense approach to conservation and science issues, appropriate research methodologies, effective k...

GrantWatch ID#: 136796

Fellowships to USA and Japan Individuals for Multidisciplinary Research on Security, Sustain...

Deadline 09/01/18

Fellowships to USA and Japan scholars and professionals to support multidisciplinary research related to topics of global concern. Possible research themes include security, sustainable development, governance and civic participation, and social, cultural, and scientific trends and transformations. The purpose of this pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 160774

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Faith-Based Organizations, and Colleges for Health, Hu...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Maine nonprofits, municipal and local government agencies, federally recognized Tribal governments, faith-based organizations, and (on a limited basis) colleges/universities and environmental charitable organizations for programs focusing on the areas of basic human needs, animal welfare, healthcare, public media...

GrantWatch ID#: 178891
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible riding. Organizations can apply for either monetary gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Wildlife Research and Conservation

Deadline 09/04/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International investigators affiliated with academic institutions, nonprofit or conservation organizations, or accredited zoos for wildlife conservation efforts. The purpose of this program is to enhance understanding of endangered, threatened, and rare species and their habitats,...

GrantWatch ID#: 167261
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Grants to USA Colleges and Universities to Support International Teaching Residencies

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 09/05/18

Grants to USA colleges and universities to host international scholars through residency programs. Resident scholars will primarily teach undergraduate classes in their discipline of expertise. The purpose of this program is to bring international representatives to enhance the curriculum, campuses, and host communities. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 137086

Fellowships to Early Career Conservation Scientists at USA Institutions to Participate in a P...

Deadline 09/07/18

Fellowships to early career conservation scientists based at USA institutions for a two-year post-doctoral research program. Eligible scientists may be from any nationality. This fellowship program is intended to strengthen the skills of leading scientists through two years of applied post-doctoral research in the field of...

GrantWatch ID#: 181857

Grants to USA and Israel Scientists for Collaborative Agricultural Research Projects

Deadline 09/12/18

Grants to USA and Israel scientists affiliated with nonprofit research institutions for collaborative agricultural research projects. Eligible proposals feature projects of mutual interest to both countries. Projects should address a specific agricultural challenge and yield tangible results. The US-Israel Binational A...

GrantWatch ID#: 158802

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Natural Resources Conservation and Management

Deadline 10/16/18 LOI Date: 09/14/18

Grants generally ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for the preservation of natural resources, especially in the Caribbean Basin and eastern North America, with an emphasis on the United States. Letters of inquiry are due September 14, 2018. Major program areas include (in descending order o...

GrantWatch ID#: 180156
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in East Coast States for Youth Outdoor Opportunities

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations in east coast states for programs that provide outdoor opportunities for youth. Eligible states are Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168339
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Environment, Preservation, and Communit...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to nonprofits in Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Florida, Idaho, Colorado, and Connecticut to benefit residents of eligible regions. Program priorities include environmental education and conservation, community service, arts, and historic preservation. Horizon Foundation support...

GrantWatch ID#: 169671
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Grants to USA Environmental Nonprofits in New England for Capacity Building and Program Deve...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofits to support established environmental groups to increase impact, collaborate, and build capacity. Funding is intended to support a wide range of volunteer-driven projects that contribute to environm...

GrantWatch ID#: 170466

Grants to USA Individuals for the Development of Architecture Projects

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA individuals to support the development of architectural projects. Funding is intended to help execute a project, as well as provide seed money for projects in the early stages of development. The Foundation offers two types of grants to individuals: Production...

GrantWatch ID#: 172828
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts, Youth, and Environment Programs ...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Maine nonprofits, public schools, public agencies, and Indian tribal governments for programs that benefit residents of the greater Portland area. Programs may fall in the areas of early childhood and youth programming, environment and conservation, and arts and culture. The geographic area i...

GrantWatch ID#: 172843

Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofits for efforts to create policy changes that will improve the lives of Latin Americans. The funding source has identified the following three program areas in which focused, expert research and innovation have the potential to make significant positive impact: - Democratic Gover...

GrantWatch ID#: 173581
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. An LOI is required before submitting a full application. This fund provides a way for farmers to address the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, Judaism, scientific research and development, community outreach, environmental concerns, small business development, and public broadcasting support. Proposals are judged on the criteria of community impact and public benefit, potential, organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Environment, Poverty Alleviat...

Deadline 12/22/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, public schools, and universities for charitable projects. Letters of intent are due September 17, 2018. Programs may fall in the areas of health, poverty alleviation, environment, and education. The Foundation seeks opportunities such as new ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174861
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Postdocs for Research in Health, Sciences, and...

Deadline 09/19/18

Fellowships providing $70,000 annually to USA, Canada, and International scholars to carry out postdoctoral research at IHEs and other nonprofit research institutions. This application is open to Canadian scholars for fellowships at Canadian or international institutions, and to international scholars seeking fellowships a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159822

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

Deadline 09/21/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 177028

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Media Projects Addressing Political, Social, and Environmental ...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for media projects that raise awareness of important political, social, and environmental issues. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry or contact program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to support a quality, non-commercial media that is substantive, fair, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179466
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Grants to USA IHEs, Organizations, Corporations, Agencies, Individuals for Research on Agric...

Deadline 09/26/18

Grants to USA IHEs, state agricultural research stations, other research organizations, federal agencies, national laboratories, private organizations, corporations, groups, and individuals for research addressing agricultural resilience and sustainability. Proposals should advance knowledge of the plant’s food, energy, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183692
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Grants to USA Schools, Community Groups, and Nature Centers for Youth Environmental Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories schools, community groups, nature centers, or museums for projects that involve youth in environmental and conservation education. Applicants must attend a pre-application training. Projects should help students enhance the environment of their schools or neighborhoods. Stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 170195
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Award to a USA School or Youth Group for an Outstanding Garden Project

Deadline 09/30/18

Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have impacted the lives of the children and the community in which they live.

GrantWatch ID#: 173076
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, land conservation groups, and public riding areas to promote safe and responsible usage of off-highway vehicles. Eligible programs include those that educate the public on the proper use of land for outdoor recreation and practices that protect access to public lands. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556
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Grants to USA Elementary School Teachers of Grades 3-6 to Establish Educational Gardens

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $200 to USA classroom teachers of grades three to six to create an educational herb garden. Funding is intended to continue the use of herbs in elementary education. The gardens may be indoor or outdoor. Funding may be used to purchase soil, plant trays, containers, and gardening tools that are appropriate for ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173160

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Engage Students in Educational STEM and Energy Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that provide students with the opportunity to learn about current and future energy challenges. Students in grades 6-12, college, or university will engage in educational projects that will enhance their understanding of science and technolo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175118
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Collaborative Research to Improve Se...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scientists and other experts representing eligible countries for collaborative science and research projects to address security across a broad range of sectors. This program focuses on current security challenges, including cyber security, environmental concerns, terrorism, defense...

GrantWatch ID#: 178556
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Related to An...

Deadline 10/03/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for exploratory and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: wildlife, the human journey, or the changing pl...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Law Firms, and Attorneys to Promote Human Rights and Economic Just...

Deadline 11/06/18 LOI Date: 10/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA small law firms, private attorneys, and nonprofits providing legal services to strengthen justice in the areas of poverty law, environmental justice, and civil and human rights. LOIs are due by July 10, 2018. Areas of focus for this program include the following: Social J...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northern New England States for Environmental Protection and Outd...

Deadline 10/10/18

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts nonprofits for programs and projects that focus on wildlife, wildlife habitat, environmental protection, and outdoor recreation in the Northern New England region. Projects that strengthen volunteer activity and outreach/community involvement in these categories a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178951
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 10/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212
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Grants to USA Schools, Nonprofits, and Churches for Nature Education Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA schools, nonprofit places of learning, churches, and nature centers for projects that promote an appreciation of nature by using or developing natural landscapes and native plants. Funding is intended to cover the costs of seeds and native plants. Wild Ones is looking for project...

GrantWatch ID#: 152640
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Indian Tribal Governments, Agencies, and Schools for Natural Res...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public schools for the preservation of land within the state. Funding may be requested for specific conservation projects, or for the strategic planning and development costs of organizations. This grant program has fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174343

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 10/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Grants to USA Organic Producers and Handlers to Reimburse Organic Certification Costs

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories organic farmers and handlers to defray costs associated with organic certification. Qualifying producers may request reimbursement on paid certification costs from their state agency. Categories eligible for reimbursement include organic certification of livestock, crops, and wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 145836