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Maine Historical Preservation Grants:  55 Preservation Grants for Maine.

Historic Preservation and rehabilitation of land, homes, libraries, museums, film, art, cultural and religious resources. Historic preservation of historical buildings and preservation of historical landmarks.

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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/28/19 Conference Date: 10/27/18

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for designing an energy efficient recreation center on a California university campus. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Social Justice Projects that B...

Deadline 10/30/18

Fellowships of $80,000 and fellowships of $90,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for community projects that bring positive social change. The projects may be in the areas of education, environmental sustainability, economic development, justice and human rights, health, hunger and poverty alleviation, and r...

GrantWatch ID#: 164279

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to USA Historic and Tribal Organizations to Nominate Historic Properties for National ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 to USA State historic preservation offices, certified local governments, and tribal, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian organizations for activities necessary to qualify and provide nominations of sites for historic place or landmark recognition. Grant projects must support the su...

GrantWatch ID#: 172862
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for International Exchanges in the Arts and Environmental Sciences

Deadline 02/01/19 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to help cover the costs of international travel to Southeast, East, and Central Europe, Central Asia, the Baltic states, Mongolia, and Russia for exchanges in the arts and the environmental sciences. LOIs are due by May 1, 2018. Proposals should involve direct, in-depth professio...

GrantWatch ID#: 180489

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Organizations to Promote Firearms Use, Safety, and...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $6,000 to Maine nonprofits, government agencies, and organizations for projects that promote and encourage shooting range activities, hunting safety, and responsible firearms use. Funding is available for two types of grant requests: - The General Grant Application is for supplies, equipm...

GrantWatch ID#: 181996

Grants to USA Small Museums to Implement Projects in Lifelong Learning, Community, and Acces...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories small museums to implement projects that further the organization's priorities and strategic plan. Programs may fall in the areas of community anchors and catalysts, lifelong learning, or collections stewardship and public access. IMLS Inspire! Grants for Smal...

GrantWatch ID#: 184387

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Grad Students and Postdocs for Research on the Preh...

Deadline 11/03/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and grants of up to $10,000 to postdoctoral scholars for research addressing the prehistory of Israel. Funding is intended for research involving the Paleolithic and Neolithic ages, as well as studies in related fields. Adjunct fields of researc...

GrantWatch ID#: 174615

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups Supporting Public Lands for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/05/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit friends groups and community-based organizations affiliated with public lands for capacity building activities. The purpose of this program is to strengthen organizations that support the stewardship and conservation of public lands sites. Successful proposals will: -Demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180753

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

Deadline 11/13/18

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants from $1,001 to $7,500 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, schools, and IHEs for a broad range of public humanities projects. Support is available for a broad range of project types, such as conferences, exhibits, films, and other initiatives. There are two ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176559

Grants and In-Kind Grants to USA Public and Charter Schools for School Gardening Programs

Deadline 11/19/18

Grants and in-kind grants valued at $3,000 to US public and charter schools for programs to start a new school garden or expand an existing school garden. Funding is intended to teach students about environmental sustainability and biodiversity through the preservation of plant species. Applicants must be planning a new ga...

GrantWatch ID#: 184400
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/18

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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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Library Employee to Attend a Professio...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grant of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or library employee to cover expenses related to attending a professional development conference. Eligible applicants are those that are new to the field of archive preservation. Funding is intended to subsidize the costs required to attend the ALA Annual Confere...

GrantWatch ID#: 149313

Award to a USA or Canada Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pro...

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada nonprofit organization, business, group, or individual in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhibits, written works, and public programming c...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions to Address Sustainability in ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research institutions for studies addressing sustainability in solid waste management practices. Applications related to certain topics are required to request approval at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Research topic areas include recycling, waste minimization, conversion t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170682
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and the Northeast. Funding will be awarded to progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Seed Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals to Protect Domestic and Wild Animals and The...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA organizations and individuals to support the development of programs to protect domestic and wild animals and their habitats. Funding may be used for one-time needs, the development of new programs, educational initiatives, or to foster innovative new initiatives. First Steps Grant Progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 179958
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, and IHEs for the Translation of Humanities ...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, individuals and institutions of higher education to support the translation and preparation of editions of humanities texts. Applicants are required to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Schola...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 12/07/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for hands-on educational programs that teach young people about vehicle and boat restoration. Priority will be given to programs that focus on high school and college-age students. Funding is intended to teach the specialized skills and knowledge needed to maintain vintage cars, trucks...

GrantWatch ID#: 178548
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Awards to USA Student Teams (Grades 6-12) for STEM Projects that Address Environmental Issues

Deadline 12/10/18

Prizes of $10,000, $15,000, and $30,000 to USA teams of students in grades 6 through 12 for submitting winning projects that offer creative solutions to environmental concerns in the areas of land and water, and air and climate. Topics can address the issues of pollution, deforestation, biodiversity, global warming, or wat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182107
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19 LOI Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 12/15/18

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 and Quebec Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in the Coös County, New Hampshire...

Deadline 01/17/19

Grants starting at $20,001 to Coös County, New Hampshire and surrounding communities nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for community revitalization activities. Applicants must submit a concept paper in advance of a full proposal. Funding is intended to support projects throughout the County as well...

GrantWatch ID#: 176743
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Grants to USA and Quebec Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in the Coös County, New Hampshire...

Deadline 01/17/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Coös County, New Hampshire and bordering communities nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for community revitalization activities. Funding is intended to support projects throughout the County as well as in bordering communities in Maine, Vermont, and Quebec. Eligible applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 180453

Grant to a USA Individual or Couple to Steward a Land Management Program in the Cibola Natio...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grant of $5,000 or grant of $7,000 to a USA individual or couple to steward a land management program in Magdalena, New Mexico. The program will include water conservation and fire control. Free accommodations will be provided to the grant recipient. Grant recipients will live on site in a canyon above the small town o...

GrantWatch ID#: 184412
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

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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In-Kind Donations of Surplus Property to USA Nonprofits and Local Governments

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and local government agencies that are interested in receiving surplus property no longer needed by the federal government. This program distributes property of all types, with the exception of federal government records, certain naval vessels, and land and o...

GrantWatch ID#: 143078

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 Nonprofits for Projects that Promote Sustainable Fis...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects related to ocean conservation, with a focus on supporting marine protected areas (MPAs) and sustainable fishing. Funds may be used for scientific research, to prepare policy analysis, to support management, or to aid in public co...

GrantWatch ID#: 159199

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits to Acquire and Protect Historic Civil War Sites

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA government agencies and nonprofits for the acquisition and preservation of Civil War battlefield sites. Funding is intended to help communities purchase land through fee simple methods, or acquire a protective interest in eligible land through easements. The National Park Service (NPS) ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160302

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Strengthen Economically Distressed Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and district organizations to develop and implement regional economic development plans and strategies, with an emphasis on economically distressed areas. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162016
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Natural Resources Conservation

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $25,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Upper New York State nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies to promote the conservation of land and natural resources. The Foundation supports community-based conservation organizations that work to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162471
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects that Support the American A...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to support projects that address the needs of the American art field and are pivotal to its development. Successful projects include, but are not limited to, digitization, permanent collection reinstallations, and archives of American art material.

GrantWatch ID#: 162528

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Social Service, Economic D...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for charitable programs and projects that focus on the areas of education, social services, community and economic development, and the environment. The funding source considers requests for operating, program, capital, or endowm...

GrantWatch ID#: 162542

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for STEM Education, the Environment, and Local Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, IHEs, and secondary and elementary schools for programs in communities where the funding source does business. Programs may fall in the areas of STEM education, especially nontraditional programs, the interaction between people, buildings, and the environment, and local community development. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163350
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Grants and Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education and Marine Co...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs and services that focus on the areas of education and marine conservation. Funding will be provided in the form of cash grants or as in-kind cruise donations to to be used for fundraising purposes.

GrantWatch ID#: 163521
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Build Sustainable School Gardens

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits and schools to build sustainable schoolyard gardens to emphasize the values of education, volunteerism, and care for the environment. Funding is intended to foster a culture of giving and partner with local leaders to build stronger, supportive communities. The Foundation invests in p...

GrantWatch ID#: 163708
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Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits for Community, Education, and Environment Programs ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for programs that provide services to low or middle-income individuals in the areas of community, education, and environment. Priority is given to nonprofits serving communities in which the funding source has a strong presence. Focus areas for funding are: Commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 164900
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Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in New England for New Community-Based Environmental Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit groups for recently evolving or new community-based environmental projects. Funding is intended to support a wide range of volunteer-driven projects that contribute to environmentally sustainable comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 165094

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Ocean or Ship Related Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that are ocean or ship related. The Foundation believes that experts and people from all walks of life should gain a deeper appreciation of the ocean and its bounty so that they can work together globally to ensure the preservation of the ocean. Within this f...

GrantWatch ID#: 166848
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Community, and Safety

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to promote vibrant and strong communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education and training, environment, community, and safety. The funding source supports activities, initiatives, and events that generate community engagement, m...

GrantWatch ID#: 167553
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Grants to Seacoast Region, New Hampshire and York County, Maine Nonprofits to Benefit Residen...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations in York County, Maine and the Seacoast region of New Hampshire for program and projects that benefit local residents. Funding will be provided for proposals focusing on the arts, civic initiatives, education, the environment, and human services. Priorities for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 172120
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Grants to USA and Hungary Nonprofits for Cultural, Educational, and Community Building Progra...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Hungary nonprofit organizations for projects, programs, and opportunities that will strengthen the understanding and interaction between citizens and organizations of the two countries. Focus areas include exchange programs, arts and culture, and community building. The Foundation mostly invests in lon...

GrantWatch ID#: 172197
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Grants to USA, Canada and Mexico Nonprofits to Promote Resiliency in Indigenous Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico nonprofit organizations to foster resilience to climate change in Indigenous communities. Applications are invited from Native led and managed organizations for initiatives that promote resilient food and energy economies. Resilience Theory is a discussion...

GrantWatch ID#: 173459