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Maine Historical Preservation Grants:  75 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 Researchers, Teachers, and Scholars for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants of $6,000 to USA individual teachers, scholars, and researchers to support scholarly research in the humanities disciplines. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support two months of full-time work and may support recipients’ compensation, travel, and other costs relat...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116

Grants to USA Nonprofits Supporting Wildlife Sanctuaries to Enhance Organizational Effective...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits supporting wildlife sanctuaries or refuges, to enhance the effectiveness of the organizations. Funding is intended to aid organizations in strengthening their expertise to develop and execute projects, expand and increase their capacity and skills, gain and build comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 153068

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives and organizations that are national in scope. Applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grant to a USA Local Government of a Small Community to Redevelop Commercial Districts and I...

Deadline 07/30/19

Grant to a USA or territories city, county, township, or special district government of a small community (under 50,000 residents) to renovate traditional or historic Main Street areas or business districts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to replac...

GrantWatch ID#: 159643
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Grants to Maine Agencies and School Districts for Outdoor Recreation Facilities Development

Deadline 11/22/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants to Maine government agencies and school districts to acquire or develop public outdoor recreation facilities. Applicants must request a site visit before applying. Funding is intended to foster and maintain a legacy of high-quality recreation areas and facilities and to stimulate non-federal investments in the prote...

GrantWatch ID#: 181471

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Early Career Scientists, Conservationists, and Educ...

Deadline 09/30/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early career scientists, conservationists, and educators who are within five years of receiving their degree, for projects on marine biology. A preliminary application is required prior to the submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to support innovativ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181520

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Academic Institutions to Use Artific...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and academic institutions to use artificial intelligence to address current environmental issues. Funding is intended to support projects that develop and deploy open source machine learning models, algorithms, and data sets that directly tackle environmental...

GrantWatch ID#: 186074

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/19

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. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

Grants to Maine Organizations for Environmental and Wildlife Conservation

Deadline 08/20/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to Maine non-governmental organizations to promote the conservation of open spaces and wildlife. Applicants must both contact the appropriate sponsoring agency and submit an application summary prior to applying. Program categories include the conservation of fish and wildlife habitat, endangered species, conservati...

GrantWatch ID#: 174451

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

Deadline 08/01/19

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, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects Focusing ...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals, organizations, museums, and historical societies for programs, projects, and activities that promote increased understanding and awareness of Jewish history in the Southern United States. There are three different grant funding opportunities available: 1) The Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181497
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Research to Preven...

Deadline 08/09/19

Grants typically in the $10,000 range to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for research projects that contribute to the conservation of elephants. Research may focus on African or Asian elephants and their habitats, or elephants in human care. The themes and focus areas for the current funding cy...

GrantWatch ID#: 159356

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Projects Serving Public Audiences

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for a range of humanities projects serving the general public. Funding is intended for in-person programs and projects that explore humanities disciplines, including literature, history, ethics, and art history. This program supports projects in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Conserve and Restore Mountain Climbing...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, land managers and agencies, local climbing organizations, and individuals to protect and restore mountain climbing areas. Funding is intended to help create healthy climbing landscapes, empower local climbing communities, and promote respect for climbing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173943

Grants to Maine Agricultural Producers for Natural Resource Conservation Strategies

Deadline 08/16/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 172712
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and to Improve Ocean Ecosystems and Wat...

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that advance environmental protection, promote healthy ocean ecosystems, and improve water quality in all geographical areas. Funding is intended for all types of programs and subject areas, but strong priority will be given to projects that improve water ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171563

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/19

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 Grassroots Organizations for Action Programs to Protect the Environment

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $10,000 and $20,000 to USA grassroots organizations for programs that preserve the environment. Funding is intended to assist local activist groups in protecting frontline communities and local habitats. Eligible programs will be original, bold, action-directed, and committed to long-term c...

GrantWatch ID#: 185169
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $15,000 and $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that use film and media as part of a campaign tool to promote environmental activism. Funding is intended to support campaigns that inspire audiences to become environmental activists through film and media. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 185170

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Protect and Restore Wild Fish

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $5,000 and $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International environmental nonprofit organizations for programs that protect and restore wild fish and their natural habitats. Funding is intended to support original programs that address the root causes of the problem and provide long-term solutions...

GrantWatch ID#: 185171

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
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Groups, and Affiliated Societies to Ho...

Deadline 09/01/19

Awards of $250 and awards of $500 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, organizations, and societies affiliated with the Funding Source to recognize outstanding achievements in the conservation of orchids. At least one of the $500 prizes will honor conservation efforts benefiting orchid species native to t...

GrantWatch ID#: 159984

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

Deadline 09/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 160774
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/19

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 c...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Wildlife Research and Conservation

Deadline 09/09/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 167261
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts, Youth, and Environment Programs ...

Deadline 09/15/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 172843

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Rural, Ethnic, and Indigenous Arts Act...

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine nonprofits, agencies, tribal governments, and public schools to support ethnic, indigenous, and rural arts projects and programs, with a special emphasis on serving areas with limited arts access. Funding is intended to strengthen the future of local artistic traditions that have been influe...

GrantWatch ID#: 173176

Grants to Maine Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Arts, Housing, Health, Environment, a...

Deadline 09/16/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 161531

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

Deadline 09/20/19

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. Funding is intended for projects that promote enforceable water policies and that advance cleaner ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Focus on Wildlife Protection and Dome...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of animal welfare and protection programs, projects, and activities of national interest. Funding is intended to support comprehensive, creative, solution-based models that lead to systemic change, that help to reduce suffering, and that promote a more compassionate society. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 179468

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 10/01/19

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 and Agencies for the Preservation of Historical Archives

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to Maine nonprofits, local governments, and state agencies to promote the preservation of and access to significant historical records. Funding is intended to support works related to extraordinary collections of statewide significance, as well as projects demonstrating strong collabora...

GrantWatch ID#: 175598

Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for Small Projects Related to the Preservation of His...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations and government agencies to preserve historical archive collections and improve public access to archival resources. Funding is intended for projects that involve basic preservation, archival inventory and organization, preservation, and digitization. Any subject area ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179589
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Grants to Maine Researchers at IHEs and Research Institutions for Research on the Preservati...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants typically ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Maine researchers associated with IHEs and research institutions for research and outreach projects related to the state's coastal communities. Awards are generally for small research projects and proof-of-concept with the intent of seeding an idea for later development int...

GrantWatch ID#: 180147
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, Schools, and IHEs for Humanities Projects

Deadline 10/04/19

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. Funding is intended for projects such as conferences, exhibits, films, websites, and other initiatives. There are two types of grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 176559

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Relating to An...

Deadline 10/09/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. This program offers less experienced individuals an opportunity to lead a project. National Geographic Society funded projects shoul...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Experienced Project Leaders for Projects Relating t...

Deadline 10/09/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International experienced project leaders for projects in the areas of education, conservation, storytelling, research, or technology. Proposals are expected to demonstrate successful completion of similar projects with tangible and measurable results. National Geo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183820

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Middle School Educators for Projects Preparing Students to...

Deadline 10/09/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico middle school educators to increase environmental and cultural understanding among students. Funding is intended for projects in formal and informal educational settings that prepare students to look after their planet. National Geographic Society funded projects should be...

GrantWatch ID#: 185650
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Environment, Preservation, and Communit...

Deadline 10/10/19

Grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible states for programs to benefit local residents. Program priorities include environmental education and conservation, community service, arts, and historic preservation. The Foundation will consider proposals for both challenge and ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 169671
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northern New England States for Environmental Protection and Outd...

Deadline 10/10/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178951
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Grants to USA Indigenous-Based Nonprofits for Programs to Protect and Defend the Earth

Deadline 10/11/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA Indigenous-based nonprofit organizations to protect Native lands and water resources against threats to the environment and their cultural vitality. Funding is intended for Native-led actions against unwanted development, incursions, and extractive industries as well as threats to...

GrantWatch ID#: 185186
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Tribal Governments, Agencies, and Schools for Natural Resources ...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public schools for the conservation of land within the state. Funding may be requested for specific conservation projects, or for the strategic planning and development costs of organizations. Projects that involve collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 174343
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Awards to USA Student Teams (Grades 6-12) for STEM Projects that Address Environmental Issues

Deadline 10/16/19

Prizes of $10,000, $15,000, and $30,000 to USA teams of students in grades 6 through 12 for 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 water conserva...

GrantWatch ID#: 182107
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Conservationists for Endangered Species Research

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International conservationists to research any threatened or poorly known plant, animal, and fungus species. Priority will be given to species facing a high risk of extinction, especially endangered and critically endangered species, as well as species with limited information av...

GrantWatch ID#: 186060

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

Deadline 11/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; hospitals; skills training; educational programs; programming for youth, seniors, and people who are handicapped; environmental and wildlife protection activities; and other programs that...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 12/01/19

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 and the Northeast, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia but the foundation makes some gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 12/07/19

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