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Maine Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  127 Preschool Grants for Maine.

Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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Grants to USA Schools, Agencies, Tribes, Nonprofits, and Agricultural Producers to Increase ...

Deadline 12/13/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 and grants starting at $50,000 to USA schools, agencies, Indian tribal organizations, nonprofit organizations, and agricultural producers for programs to increase access to local foods for eligible schools. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take three weeks to com...

GrantWatch ID#: 154171

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

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico PreK-12 Educators for Professional Development i...

Deadline 12/10/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico PreK-12 classroom teachers and informal educators for professional development in geographic literacy through field-based experiences abroad. Fellows will participate in a life-changing expedition that will expand their teaching practice, develop leadership capabilities, and enha...

GrantWatch ID#: 166351
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Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/30/20 Conference Date: 12/11/19

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA PreK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to offer educators who have a broad vision of teaching and learning the tools required to pursue self-designed professional learning experiences.

GrantWatch ID#: 177420
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and Australia K-12 Educators to Participate in a Competition on...

Deadline 12/12/19

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and Australia K-12 public and private school educators to participate in a competition for programs that help students prepare for the future. Winners will receive educational products and services. Eligible applicants are school administrators, special teachers (such as art or music teachers),...

GrantWatch ID#: 177784

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Schools and IHEs to Implement an After Hours I...

Deadline 12/13/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and accredited institutions of higher education to implement an after-hours, holiday, and weekend helpdesk solution. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended for software licensing, support, cl...

GrantWatch ID#: 181736

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 12/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society, and to come together on common issues. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the pre-college educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global Humanit...

Deadline 02/11/20 LOI Date: 12/16/19

Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,800 to USA, Canada, and International individuals or teams of two to three people ages 13-24 to present innovative solutions to one of nine global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and submit original ideas. Finalists will be asked to write a one-minute c...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Youth Programs for Gardening Activities for Children a...

Deadline 12/16/19

Grants of $250 and in-kind donations of gardening supplies to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, schools, and youth programs for new or expanded gardening programs for children and youth. Funding is intended for programs to educate students about gardening and enhance the quality of life for youth and their commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177181
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In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Schools and IHEs to Implement a Student...

Deadline 12/20/19

In-kind grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and institutions of higher education to implement a student recruitment platform. Funding is intended for software licensing, cloud hosting, support, and professional services costs associated with implementing of the CRM platform. Campus Consortium is proud ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186024
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Historic Preservation, Education, and Patriotism

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that address historic preservation, education, and patriotism. Applicants must gain the sponsorship of a local or state funding source chapter prior to submitting an application.

GrantWatch ID#: 147350

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Medical Research, Education, and Arts Pr...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in Northeastern States to support innovative initiatives in medical research, education, and the arts. Eligible States include Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washingto...

GrantWatch ID#: 156285
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Grants to USA Parks, Schools, Day-Cares, and Nonprofits to Install Outdoor Shade Structures

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants of up to $8,000 to USA parks, schools, day-cares, and nonprofit organizations to install permanent shade structures above outdoor areas where children and youth (up to age 18) play and learn. Eligible locations include playgrounds, eating areas, pool decks, ball field dugouts, and other outdoor locations. Funding is...

GrantWatch ID#: 163815
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Community Wildlife Events

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants ranging from $100 to $750 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for community events related to the study of birds. Events include participation in a citizen science project. Priority will be given to organizations that work with under-resourced and underserved communities. Events combine the study of bird...

GrantWatch ID#: 177887
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 12/31/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Progra...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and K-12 schools to equip music programs with stringed instruments. The applicant organization must show evidence of need and a commitment to raising matching funds. Funding is intended to give children nationwide the opportunity to play high-quality stringed instruments so as to provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178727
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 01/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for community development, human services, education, cultural affairs and diversity, and health. The funding source currently operates or has a business interest i...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Education, Economic, and Community Development

Deadline 01/01/20

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000, and grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000, to Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire nonprofit organizations to promote economic development in the funding source's service area. In addition, creative programs in the areas of education, arts and culture, health and wellness, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822
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Grants to USA Organizations for Programs that Assist Deaf and Hearing-Impaired Children and t...

Deadline 02/29/20 LOI Date: 01/02/20

Grants to USA organizations to promote listening and spoken language services for deaf and hearing-impaired children and their families. A Letter of Inquiry is required prior to submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to increase family access to resources and services, to target underserved areas, and to supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 177670
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Joint Research Projects on Educati...

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 01/08/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International investigators at nonprofit institutions and organizations for joint research projects on education. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Principal investigators will partner with educational institutions to provide insight into the processes, practic...

GrantWatch ID#: 171183
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 01/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for research on policies that improve the lives of American children and youth between the ages of 5 and 25. Funding is intended to support research that reduces inequality in the social, academic, economic, and behavioral, outcomes of young people. Funding is available for major grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286
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Investments in USA, Canada, and International Startups to Launch Innovative Technology Ventur...

Deadline 01/10/20

Funding opportunities for USA, Canada, and International startups at any stage to help launch innovative technology ventures. Companies that provide products or services in the following sectors are eligible: internet and web services, clean technology, computers and peripherals, biotechnology, financial services, fintech...

GrantWatch ID#: 165172
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Award to a USA K-12 Educator to Recognize Excellence in Technology Education

Deadline 01/10/20

Award of $1,000 to a USA K-12 formal or informal educator to recognize excellence in the creation and execution of a technology program. Priority is given to programs that focus on aeronautics and/or aerospace. Applicants should demonstrate how the participating students benefit from the program. The selection criteria are...

GrantWatch ID#: 177360
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Fellowships to USA K-12 Teachers to Work with Scientists on Conservation Projects

Deadline 01/10/20

Fellowships to USA K-12 teachers to work with leading scientists on conservation research projects. The fellowship is summer outdoor experience that provides teachers with new knowledge and perspective to share with their students. Fellows will participate in collecting data on climate change, ecology, wildlife, and more. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187367
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Awards to USA K-12 Public School Teachers for Excellence in Environmental Education

Deadline 01/15/20

Awards to USA and territories K-12 public school teachers to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental education. Applications are invited from teachers who use innovative methods and approaches in teaching environmental concepts, and present the environment as a context for learning for their students.

GrantWatch ID#: 138628

Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for Civic, Health, Education, Arts, and Jewish Cultur...

Deadline 03/01/20 LOI Date: 01/15/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine nonprofits, faith-based organizations, and government agencies for programs that benefit residents of Cumberland and York Counties. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to support programs in the Foundation's five focus areas: civic and community, arts and cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177066

Grants to Maine Libraries and Schools for Science and Nature Programs for Children in Eligib...

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants of up to $300 to Maine libraries and schools to educate children about natural science in eligible areas. Applicants must be located within the service area of the Funding Source: Casco, Bridgton, Harrison, Denmark, Naples, Raymond, and Sebago. Funding is intended to help future leaders learn more about their natur...

GrantWatch ID#: 177364
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers for Innovative Geography Lessons

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 teachers to create innovative geography lessons. Funding is intended for lesson plans that incorporate geography into other classroom subjects, such as history, art, literature, science, and more.

GrantWatch ID#: 187436
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Services to Female Victims of Violence

Deadline 02/12/20 Conference Date: 01/15/20 LOI Date: 01/20/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that provide culturally focused services to women victims of domestic and sexual violence. Funding is intended to support organizations that offer services for victims of stalking, sexual assault, dating violence, and domestic violence. The program also supports the devel...

GrantWatch ID#: 132681
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Creative Classroom Supplies

Deadline 01/20/20

Grants in the form of a $250 gift card to USA K-12 teachers for creative classroom supplies. Applicants will be judged on a sample lesson plan that shows creativity, originality, and potential impact. Funding is intended to award and encourage classroom creativity, which helps foster individuality, expression, and creative...

GrantWatch ID#: 183709
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Organizations to ...

Deadline 01/25/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and other organizations to develop environmental curricula. Funding is intended for holistic environmental curricula development and implementation that incorporate basic ecological principles and problem-solving...

GrantWatch ID#: 174429
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Benefit Underserved Communities

Deadline 04/01/20 LOI Date: 01/25/20

Grants starting at $50,000 to New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Florida, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects, operating support, and capital funding that will benefit underserved communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include arts and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181397
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Awards to USA Child Care Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Early Child Care Education and ...

Deadline 01/29/20

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $2,000 to USA child care teachers to recognize excellence in providing early childhood education and to fund projects that enhance classroom learning. Each award winner receives $500 for the teacher's discretionary use, and $500 to implement the child care project. Recipients will be honor...

GrantWatch ID#: 177427
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Prizes to USA High School Student Teams for Projects that Address Societal and Environmental...

Deadline 01/30/20

Prizes to USA high school student teams for product designs that offer solutions to societal and environmental problems. Participating teams of grade 9 to 12 students will design an innovative product to address issues in areas such as transportation, safety, healthcare, nutrition, security, recycling, sustainable transpor...

GrantWatch ID#: 185075
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In-Kind Grants of Books to USA Agencies and Institutions to Encourage Reading Among Children...

Deadline 01/31/20

In-kind donations of books to USA agencies and institutions to encourage reading among children and youth. The reading books are intended to enrich the lives of children in homeless shelters, preschool programs, charter schools, underfunded libraries, and other community organizations. Eligible applicants such as libraries...

GrantWatch ID#: 149418

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, Schools, and IHEs for Humanities Projects

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants ranging from $1,001 to $7,500 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, schools, and IHEs for a broad range of public humanities projects. Funding is intended for projects such as conferences, exhibits, films, websites, and other initiatives.

GrantWatch ID#: 176559
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects to Enhance the Welfare of You...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects aimed to enhance the welfare of infants and children up to age seven. Funding is intended to support research projects in early childhood play and education, early childhood welfare, and parenting education.

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs Related to Arts, Education, Environment, H...

Deadline 03/15/20 LOI Date: 01/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Primary support areas include ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847
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Grants to Baldwin Area, Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Self-Sufficiency, Volunt...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to Baldwin area, Maine nonprofits, municipalities, public schools, state agencies, and Indian tribal governments for projects to benefit local residents. Funding is intended for projects that focus on promoting economic self-sufficiency, education, volunteerism, public awareness about the importance of forestry and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168179

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Healthcare, Housing, and Education Projects

Deadline 05/01/20 LOI Date: 02/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects in the areas of healthcare, housing, and education. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Eligible regions include Eastern North Carolina; Central Maine; Long Island, New York; and Lower Tidew...

GrantWatch ID#: 177062
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Research and Academic Institutions to Advance Organic Farming

Deadline 02/15/20 LOI Date: 02/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit research and academic institutions for projects that advance the organic farming industry. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for advocacy, education, and research projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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Opportunity for USA, Territories, and Canada K-12 Students to Participate in a Science Compe...

Deadline 02/10/20

Opportunity for USA, Territories, and Canada K-12 student teams to participate in a STEM competition. The competition focuses on problem solving, critical thinking, team-based learning, and communication skills, with an emphasis on STEM. The competition encourages students to combine their imagination with their knowledge ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177808
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Grants to Maine Nonprofit Arts, Medical, and Educational Organizations for Programs in Arts a...

Deadline 02/10/20

Grants to Maine nonprofit arts and cultural organizations, hospitals, clinics, medical research organizations, colleges, universities, and other educational institutions for programs in the areas of arts and culture, medical care, and education. Applications are primarily considered from Southern Maine, while secondary pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180625
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Grants to USA and Territories PreK-12 School Libraries Serving Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 02/16/20

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA and territories preK-12 school libraries to provide books to disadvantaged youth. Funding is intended to ensure that, although many schools are reallocating their funds to technology and audiovisual equipment, school libraries are still offering children good books to read. Appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 178824
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Educational Research Projects

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for high-quality, innovative research to improve educational practice. Funding is intended for research projects that span the life course from early childhood to adult learning, as well as those that focus on contexts outside of school. In this program, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158435
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Educational Programs

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, including (but not limited to) science centers, K-12 schools, and universities for STEM education outreach programs. Proposed programs and activities should focus on raising awareness about, and interest in, optics and photonics.

GrantWatch ID#: 178050
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Awards to USA Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise Educa...

Deadline 03/01/20

Awards of $7,500 and one award of $15,000 to recognize outstanding USA K-12 and college educators who have brought creativity and passion to their classrooms as they teach students about entrepreneurship and the free enterprise system. These awards will be given to teachers at the elementary, junior high school, high scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 177419
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects in the Areas of Education, Healthcare, Social Services,...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, healthcare, civic and culture, and the environment.

GrantWatch ID#: 179983
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Youth Arts Education and Community Arts ...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants averaging $350 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, schools, and churches for community arts programs and services. Funding is intended to support youth arts education, arts services, community arts programs, and leadership training in order to enhance the capacity and strength of arts organizations over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185467