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Maine Historical Preservation Grants:  85 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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Grants to USA Indian Tribes and Native Villages to Improve the Programs and Services of Elig...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA Indian tribes, Alaska native villages, regional corporations, and village corporations to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Applicants should allow at least two weeks to complete the registration process to apply. Successful Enhancement grant proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Organic Farming Within the Country

Deadline 06/07/18 LOI Date: 04/26/18

Grants averaging $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations working to enhance agriculture production, with an emphasis on organic farming. LOIs are due January 18, 2018. The Foundation seeks to support creative initiatives that expand organic acres and grow the number of organic farmers working in the country. The Foundation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180232

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

Deadline 04/30/18

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 Maine Nonprofits for Environmental Education, Conservation, and Stewardship

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote a positive relationship between people and their natural environment. The Foundation has supported projects such as environmental education, water testing, and land easements and acquisitions. The Foundation evaluates proposals according to the following criter...

GrantWatch ID#: 180992

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Wildlif...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and universities to promote wildlife conservation and protection. Program areas broadly include habitat protection, species research, animal rescue and rehabilitation, and conservation education. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167772

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

Deadline 04/30/18

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

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Museums for Outstanding Exhibits on a Wide Range of...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums to recognize excellence in museum exhibits that interpret the history of technology, engineering, and industry to the general public. Winning exhibits, in addition to being well designed and produced, should raise pertinent historical issues. Artifacts and im...

GrantWatch ID#: 161386

Prizes to USA and International Youth Teams for Innovative Projects that Improve Personal He...

Deadline 05/01/18

Prizes starting at $100 to USA and international youth teams ages 4-18 to help solve a real life problem. Students will enter a competition and present innovative ideas on improving personal health through wellness and healing. This annual competition inspires youth from around the world to use creativity, kindness, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 180979

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

Deadline 05/01/18

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 USA Nonprofits for International Exchanges in the Arts and Environmental Sciences

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

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 Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for the Preservation of Significant Humanities ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, IHEs, and government agencies to enhance the care and preservation of significant humanities collections. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by April 3 and April 17. Eligible collections may include archives and manuscripes, books and journals, prints and photographs, movi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181003

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Children and Families, the Environment, and Disenfranchi...

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Programs should address issues affecting children and families, the environment, and disenfranchised groups. Specifically, Singing for Change looks for groups that...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Sport Fish and Wildlife Restoration Projects

Deadline 08/03/18 LOI Date: 05/04/18

Grants to USA states, groups of states, agencies, nonprofits, and IHEs for regional and national conservation and restoration projects. LOIs are due by May 4, 2018. Projects must benefit sport fish, wild birds, and/or wild mammals, and must address regional or national level funding priorities of state fish and wildlife a...

GrantWatch ID#: 137949

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 05/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofits for museums, cultural, and performing arts programs; schools, hospitals, educational and skills training programs, and programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped; environmental and wildlife protection activities; and other programs that address community needs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Animal Welfare and Wildlife Preservation Projects

Deadline 05/18/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for efforts that focus on animal welfare and/or wildlife preservation. Organizations that need funding for a specific project, as well as smaller nonprofit organizations, are particularly encouraged to apply. Past grants have funded materials, equipment, construction costs, rescue oper...

GrantWatch ID#: 181050
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, Schools, and IHEs for Small-Scale Humanities...

Deadline 05/18/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, schools, and IHEs for small-scale public humanities projects. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Support is available for projects such as exhibits, reading and discussion programs, lecture a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179067
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Museums and Institutions for the Conserva...

Deadline 05/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit museums and cultural institutions for the conservation of culturally and historically significant works of art that are at risk for degeneration, including pieces that are designated as national treasures. Applications are invited to apply for conservation projects that me...

GrantWatch ID#: 181033
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/18

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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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Cultural Heritage Preservation and Outreach

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $12,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to support cultural heritage events for public audiences, as well as the digitization of cultural heritage materials. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations no later than April 19 and May 3. America’s cultural h...

GrantWatch ID#: 181009
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Zoos, and IHEs for Wildlife Conservation

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International zoos, nonprofits, conservation organizations, and academic institutions to preserve and protect wildlife and habitat around the world. Applications are considered for projects located in the USA or internationally. Since 2006, the Fresno Chaffee Zoo...

GrantWatch ID#: 152125
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Animal and Habitat Protection Pro...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit, university, and conservation organizations for conservation programs that protect worldwide habitats and wildlife. Highest priority will go to projects that demonstrate a multi-disciplinary approach to biodiversity and ecosystem conservation, such as field...

GrantWatch ID#: 170615
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 06/01/18

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 Peaks Island, Maine Organizations for Addressing the Needs of the Island's Residen...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Peaks Island, Maine nonprofits, municipalities, public schools, public agencies, and Indian tribal governments for programs and projects that address the emerging needs of local community residents. Funds are intended to better the lives of island residents. Background: Through the generosity of year-round an...

GrantWatch ID#: 181462
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Grants to USA Tribes, Museums, and Native Hawaiian Organizations to Reclaim Cultural Items

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA Indian tribes, Native Hawaiian organizations, and museums to support the repatriation of Native American cultural items. Funding will defray costs associated with transportation, packaging, reburial, contamination removal, or storage of eligible items. Section 10 of the Native American Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 164780
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 06/01/18

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Researchers for Projects on Humane Methods of Wildlife Con...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico researchers for creative and innovative research projects on non-lethal, humane techniques and tools for North American wildlife conflict management. The Foundation particularly welcomes projects involving the innovative use of existing technologies and new methodologies. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180984
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for the Preservation and Restoration of Historic Bui...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to Maine nonprofits, municipalities, and quasi-municipal entities for the preservation and restoration of historic buildings. Funding is intended to support projects that seek to preserve historic buildings that serve as cultural, civic, or economic hubs for local communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 173988
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions to Address Sustainability in ...

Deadline 06/01/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 170682
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Grants to USA Government Agencies for Historical Archives Preservation and Access

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants of up to $40,000 per year to USA and territories government agencies for projects that enhance access to historical records and promote understanding of the country’s history, culture, and democracy. Proposals are invited for projects that strengthen the USA’s archival network through activities undertaken by st...

GrantWatch ID#: 180193
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Publish Historical Records

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for the publication of documentary editions of the nation’s historical records. Eligible projects may center around the papers of important figures from American history, or involve broad historical movements in politics, social reform, business...

GrantWatch ID#: 180922
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 06/15/18

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
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 06/17/18

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 06/29/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Focus on Animal Protection and Welfare

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of animal welfare programs, projects, and activities. New applicants are recommended to submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding will be provided for the following two types of activities: - Efforts that aim to promote humane treatment and care of domestic anim...

GrantWatch ID#: 179468
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 06/30/18

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia nonprofit organizations to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applications will be considered in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Related to An...

Deadline 07/10/18

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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Grant to a USA Nonprofit to Support Environmental Sustainability Initiatives and Help Revers...

Deadline 07/11/18

Grant of $90,000 to a USA nonprofit to support environmental sustainability initiatives. Funding is intended for new or existing programs that would measurably reduce the concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, either by sequestering gases presently in the atmosphere or by preventing the emission of those gase...

GrantWatch ID#: 183440
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and Other Partners to Protect Wetland Bird ...

Deadline 07/13/18

Grants starting at $75,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, tribes, landowners, and other partner groups for collaborative projects to enhance wetland and upland habitats for migratory bird species. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the appropriate program coordinator prior t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180336
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth-Led Projects that Integrate Technology and En...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA nonprofits and schools for youth-led projects that employ technology to solve environment-related issues. Projects should help encourage students and educators to find creative ways to use technology in order to achieve greater or innovative environmental outcomes. ecoTech Grants support ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178255
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups Supporting Public Lands for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 07/17/18

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 Organizations for Environmental and Wildlife Conservation

Deadline 08/20/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants to Maine non-governmental organizations to promote the conservation of open spaces and wildlife. Applicants must contact the appropriate sponsoring agency by January 15. The application summary is due by February 1. Program categories include the conservation of fish and wildlife habitat, endangered species, conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 174451
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, local climbing and conservation organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance or preserve climbing access and strive to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be give...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Service Animal Welfare and Environmental Protection Programs

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to address the welfare of service animals and to promote environmental and wildlife preservation. An initial inquiry must be submitted before applying. Funding is intended to support and benefit seeing eye dogs and for conservation activities and programs. The Foundation may award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180483

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subjects of art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

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

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