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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and IHEs for Research to Improve Early Child...

Deadline 05/08/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofits, IHEs, agencies, for-profits, school districts, and housing authorities for graduate student dissertation research to inform policies relevant to early education practices. Funding is intended to produce research that will improve the practice and policies of early c...

GrantWatch ID#: 185557

Grants to Under-Recognized USA Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Funding may be used to support any activity that promotes artistic development. To...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Implement School Programs Addre...

Deadline 05/20/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and local and tribal government agencies for school-based programs to address youth victimization and violence. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support evidence-based prevention, intervention, and accountability efforts in a scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 185652

Grants and Loans to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and Tribes to Increase Broadband ...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants and loans to USA and territories state and local governments and agencies, Tribes, nonprofits, for-profit corporations, LLCs, and cooperative or mutual organizations to expand broadband access in eligible rural areas. Funding may be used for the construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment n...

GrantWatch ID#: 185321
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Training to Reduce Crime Among Individua...

Deadline 06/11/19

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, and community and faith-based organizations to provide assistance and training to criminal justice and law enforcement agencies on reducing crime among individuals with mental illness. Required registrations may take several days to complete. Overview Throug...

GrantWatch ID#: 185780

Donation of a Solar Water Purifier to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit, For-Profit,...

Deadline 04/26/19

Donation of an off-grid solar water purifier to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization, public agency, private company, social enterprise, or activist group. Qualifying applicants will conduct a high impact community project requiring water purification and solar electricity, with the project focused on an ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185568

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Gang-...

Deadline 04/29/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals to research and evaluate efforts to address street gang violence and activity. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the proposal deadline. With this sol...

GrantWatch ID#: 141795

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, IHEs to Support Agencies Investigating Technology-Base...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, IHEs, and businesses to train law enforcement personnel involved in mitigating technology-based crimes against children. Applicants are required to complete registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support innovative means of training, and develop a roster of experts...

GrantWatch ID#: 167297

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Community Organizations to Improve Rural Maternal...

Deadline 05/24/19 Conference Date: 04/30/19 LOI Date: 05/03/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, and community, tribal, and faith-based organizations to develop regional networks that increase access to obstetric and maternal medical care in rural communities. Required applicant registrations must be completed before applying. The goals of the RMOMS program are to: (i) develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 185671

Grants to USA Courts, Agencies, IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Judicial ...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA judicial courts, related court organizations, IHEs, nonprofits, individuals, government agencies, and corporations to develop and enhance curricula to meet the educational needs of their jurisdiction. Courts are invited to submit applications for the adaptation of curricula, or the implementa...

GrantWatch ID#: 175918

Grants to USA Courts, Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance th...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to USA courts, related court organizations, IHEs, nonprofits, individuals, government agencies, and corporations for projects that enhance training and education related to courts and the justice system, as well as to improve justice administration in courts at all levels. Funding may be requested for innovative res...

GrantWatch ID#: 175921

Grants to Maine Defense Companies for Business Diversification and Certification Assistance

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $14,000 to Maine defense companies for business diversification. Funding is intended to support training and industry related events and conferences, diversification and market research assistance, and certification and compliance assistance at both the international and domestic levels. The U.S. Departm...

GrantWatch ID#: 184942

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Individuals, and IHEs for Research Addressi...

Deadline 05/02/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, IHEs, local and state governments, Tribes, for-profit organizations, and qualified individuals to research and evaluate elder and healthcare fraud. Required registrations may take several days to complete. Applications with early career and new investigators as PIs will receive spe...

GrantWatch ID#: 185352

Grants to Maine Local Governments for Public Services to Benefit Low- and Moderate-Income Ho...

Deadline 06/21/19 LOI Date: 05/03/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine local governments for a range of public services that meet the needs of local communities. A Letter of Intent must be submitted prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to address business resource needs and community needs by supporting projects that will benefit low- and moderate...

GrantWatch ID#: 182881

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, For-Profits, and Individuals for Assessments of Exi...

Deadline 05/06/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, states, local and tribal agencies, for-profits, IHEs, and individuals for assessments of diverse existing victim services. Funding priority may be given to researchers early in their careers. Funding is intended to improve understanding of victim services and to fill critical resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 185450

Contracts for Services to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Assist and Train Law Enfor...

Deadline 05/07/19

Contracts for services to USA nonprofits, for-profits, and IHEs to develop and enhance the capacity of local law enforcement agencies in addressing violent crime. Funding is also intended for national symposiums to educate and train law enforcement on evidence-based programs. The National Public Safety Partnership (PSP ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185620

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 06/13/19 Conference Date: 05/08/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to submitting an application. Applicants must also complete required registration prior to applying. Funding is intended to...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 07/12/19 Conference Date: 05/09/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Start-Ups to Participate in an Accelerator Pr...

Deadline 05/12/19

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International start-up companies to participate in an intensive 12-week accelerator program. Participating companies will benefit from cash investments, access to staff interns, software deals and perks, mentor support, and follow-up capital support. Participants are required to be full-tim...

GrantWatch ID#: 185022
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Telemedicine in Rural Communities

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, local and state governmental entities, Tribes, and consortia of eligible entities to develop technologies and distance learning programs for rural healthcare teachers and students. Special consideration will be given to programs with opioid treatmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 157088

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

Deadline 05/15/19

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 USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Research on Crime...

Deadline 05/20/19

Grants to USA and territories state, local, and tribal governments, nonprofits, for-profit organizations, IHEs, and individuals for research to address the relationship between crime and immigration. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Special consideration may be given to proposals submitted by earl...

GrantWatch ID#: 185462

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Inte...

Deadline 05/22/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations for travel expenses aimed at promoting Canadian artistic works and artists internationally. Applicants must be registered in the application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding is intended to support costs such as transportation, ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 177980

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for Statistical Data on Ca...

Deadline 05/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, tribal organizations, community and faith-based organizations, IHEs, and local government agencies to provide statistical data on the policies, personnel, and operations of LEAs on college and university campuses. Required registrations may take several days to complete. The SCLEA...

GrantWatch ID#: 185716

Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits for Continuing Medical Education Programs Related to...

Deadline 05/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations for accredited medical education programs for healthcare providers focused on the areas of schizophrenia and opioid dependence. Funding is intended for collaborative efforts between continuing medical education providers and professional organizations of practitioners fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 185713
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/19

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Organizations and Agencies for Patient-Cen...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research organizations and government agencies to promote patient-centered healthcare outcomes research and clinical effectiveness research. Funding is intended to provide research support rather than grants for specific research, and may be awarded to nonprofit, for-profit, private...

GrantWatch ID#: 180287
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applicants that address ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit and For-Profit Entrepreneurs to End Pover...

Deadline 06/02/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International entrepreneurs representing any business model, including both nonprofits and for-profits, for creative interventions to end poverty on a mass scale. The funding will be used to launch a pilot of the proposed program in any region of the world where extreme poverty e...

GrantWatch ID#: 160904
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Research on Gambling ...

Deadline 09/03/19 LOI Date: 06/03/19

Grants of up to $75,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and businesses for high-quality research related to gambling disorder which will directly impact gambling policy. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Proposals based on topics other than policy are also welcome. The NC...

GrantWatch ID#: 183933
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Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 06/13/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for early-stage research and development projects. A Project Pitch must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support the development of innovative, technically risky technologies in nearly any science and technology field that are likely to produce a...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701
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Grants to USA and St. Vincent Youth to Pursue and Implement Innovative Projects and Ideas

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA and St. Vincent youth, ages 16 to 25, to pursue their own innovative ideas and projects. Special consideration will be given to applications in the areas of music and performing arts, computer science and technology, and entrepreneurship. Funding is intended to provide financial su...

GrantWatch ID#: 183650
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Ear...

Deadline 06/16/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, nonprofits, for-profits, state and local governments, school districts, and faith-based organizations for conceptual and early stage support of behavioral, biomedical, and clinical research projects. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Applications are a...

GrantWatch ID#: 185325

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to Maine Master Artists to Train Apprentices in Traditional Art Forms

Deadline 06/20/19

Grants of up to $3,000 to Maine master artists to train qualifying apprentices in a traditional art form. The purpose of this program is to help Maine communities pass on their cultural heritage. Applications must include artistic samples for both the master artist and the apprentice(s). Grant applications are reviewed ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180628
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Law Firms, and Attorneys to Promote Human Rights and Economic Just...

Deadline 08/06/19 LOI Date: 07/09/19

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. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Areas of focus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576
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Grants to USA Researchers, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Research to Improve the Healthcare...

Deadline 07/09/19

Grants to USA researchers, nonprofits, and for-profits for high-value research projects to improve the healthcare system. Funding is intended for innovative research with the potential to have a positive impact at the policy level through improved and expanded insurance and access to services, and by reducing spending. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185791
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Advance Alzhei...

Deadline 08/09/19 LOI Date: 07/12/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, academic medical centers, and biotechnology companies for biomarkers research that will further the development of Alzheimer’s therapies. LOIs must be submitted before applying. New applicants are advised to allow 1-2 business days for registration in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 181960

Grants to Maine Business Owners Aged 18-29 for Business Development and Commercialization Ac...

Deadline 07/23/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine business owners ages 18 to 29 for commercialization and business development projects that will contribute to the State's economic growth. Funded projects are typically entrepreneurial, but research and economic development projects are also acceptable. Examples of projects include, but ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179960

Grants to Maine Agencies, Marinas, and Clubs to Improve Public Recreational Boating Faciliti...

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to Maine government agencies, special purpose districts, Tribal governments, and other organizations, such as private marinas and fish and game clubs, to enhance access to public recreational boating. A pre-application site inspection by Bureau staff must be completed before an application is submitted. The purp...

GrantWatch ID#: 135183

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Research on Gambling...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations for research projects addressing gambling behaviors and disorders. Applicants from a wide range of disciplines are invited to apply, including: economics, public health, cultural anthropology, neuroscience, psychology, psychiat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172861

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610

Grant to a USA Small Business for Business Expansion

Deadline 01/01/20

Grant of $2,500 to a USA small business to help the business grow. Applicants must submit a 3-minute video about why they started their own business. Video entries are judged on quality, originality, and creativity. Funding is intended to help entrepreneurs, who often have difficulty obtaining loans from banks, get the mon...

GrantWatch ID#: 183429
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Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Funding Source works nationally throughout the U.S. and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552
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Grants to USA Nonprofit and For-Profit Organizations, IHEs, Affiliated Individuals, and Agenci...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, affiliated individuals, and government entities for engineering research in the area of thermal transport phenomena. Funding is intended to promote the development of new basic knowledge, or to combine established knowledge to probe new areas of innovation. Emphas...

GrantWatch ID#: 133606
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Donations & Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits & For-Profits for Education, Literacy, and the Ar...

Deadline Ongoing

Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, and higher learning. A suitable sponsorship is one tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Companies to Produce Film and Television Series in ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International film production companies to produce major fiction film and television series that are filmed in Jerusalem's municipal area. Jerusalem must be the plot focus of the TV series or film. Funding is intended to revitalize Jerusalem's film industry. Background: In accordance with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151464
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Opportunity for USA Female Veterans and Military Spouses or Partners to Attend an Entreprene...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity for USA female veterans and female military spouses or partners to attend a small business management and entrepreneurship program. This program will equip eligible women with the skills they need to successfully develop and grow a business venture. V-WISE is operated by the Institute for Veterans and Milit...

GrantWatch ID#: 157104