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Maine Historical Preservation Grants:  84 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 Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, or school-based libraries to address challenges and opportunities to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival ad library fields. Preliminary proposals are due February 1. Projects should have the potential to further theory and practice. Succ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits Agencies, and Individuals for Conservation in Agricult...

Deadline 02/26/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, non-federal agencies, tribes, and individuals to promote the adoption and development of innovative technologies and approaches in conservation in conjunction with agriculture. Supported project have addressed a broad range of resource concerns, including irrigation ef...

GrantWatch ID#: 129980

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies in Multiple States to Enhance the Forest...

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to multiple USA states nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, communities, school districts, special purpose districts, and IHEs to enhance and promote forestry and wood product markets. Projects should reduce forest fires, be cost effective, and promote environmental and economic health. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164183

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Address Environmental and Health Challenges in Unders...

Deadline 02/16/18 Conference Date: 01/23/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and tribal organizations to address environmental and public health issues impacting underserved communities. Please note that registrations required to apply may take a month or more to complete. The Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-...

GrantWatch ID#: 140174
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Arts, Education, Health, and Environment

Deadline 04/01/18 LOI Date: 01/25/18

Grants starting at $50,000 to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Florida, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects, operating, and capital support that will benefit underserved communities. An LOI is due by January 25, 2018. Focus areas include arts and culture, education, the environment, health, and welfare. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181397

Grants to Maine Local and County Governments for Economic Development in Downtown Areas

Deadline 03/30/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants to Maine local and county government agencies for the revitalization of downtown areas in eligible communities throughout the state. Letters of inquiry are due by January 26. Projects must meet a community development need, address urban blight or slum conditions, or benefit low- and moderate-income households. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177763

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve and Provide Access to Important Film Foota...

Deadline 02/23/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $18,000 to USA nonprofit and public institutions to preserve noncommercial film materials that have historical and cultural significance. Applicants must register by January 26, 2018. Grant funds must be used for preservation expenses only and may not be applied to operational, staffing, or sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 178260
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, Schools, and IHEs for Humanities Projects

Deadline 01/30/18

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. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Support is available for a broad range of project types, such as conferences...

GrantWatch ID#: 176559

Internships to USA, Canada, and International College and Graduate Students for Conservation...

Deadline 01/30/18

Internships of up to $6,440 to USA, Canada, and International college and graduate students, and recent graduates, to travel to Alaska to work on conservation issues at an organization selected by the funding source. This program is specifically targeted toward students who plan a career path in conservation and are willi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177751

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Nat...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. This program seeks to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersh...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional ...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training, the development of library leaders and faculty, and continuing education and recruitment for employees. An LOI is due February 1, 2018. Applicants should register online at least t...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

In-Kind Grants of Planning and Evaluation Services to USA and Territories Nonprofit and Gove...

Deadline 02/01/18

In-kind grants valued at approximately $4,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and government museums to evaluate their operations and prepare for the future. This program can assist museums with the following types of assessments: collections stewardship assessment, community engagement assessment, and organizational asse...

GrantWatch ID#: 163856

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Protect Freshwater Ecos...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profit companies, government agencies, IHEs, and tribes to protect watersheds and freshwater ecosystems. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. The primary goal of this program is the stewardship and protection of land in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 167680

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

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

Grants to Maine Organizations for Environmental and Wildlife Conservation

Deadline 02/20/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

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

Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for the Preservation of Historic Archives

Deadline 02/01/18

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. Projects may involve basic preservation, archival inventory and organization, preservation, and digitization. Projects dealing with Bicentennial col...

GrantWatch ID#: 179589

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

Deadline 02/01/18

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
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Grants to USA State Agencies and Universities in Multiple States for Capital Projects to Prot...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants starting at $20,000 to USA government agencies and universities in multiple states for construction and land acquisition projects that will improve the protection of key water and land areas. Applicants are advised that registrations required for the application may take up to 30 days to complete. Eligible appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 182589

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International PhD Students for Research Related to Jewish His...

Deadline 02/02/18

Fellowships of $22,500 to USA, Canada, and International doctoral candidates to engage in research related to Jewish history, heritage, and culture at the funding source's resource center in New York City. This ten-month fellowship program provides doctoral candidates with the opportunity to utilize the collections of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 165183
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Colleges, and Hospitals for Health, Arts, and Educational Programs

Deadline 02/10/18

Grants to Maine nonprofits, hospitals, clinics, medical research organizations, colleges and universities, and other educational institutions for programs and projects that focus on the areas of arts, culture, education, and medical care. Applications are primarily considered from Southern Maine. Secondary priority will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180625
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Programs for Conservation Initiatives to B...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International research initiatives for on-site conservation programs with a focus on the small wild cat species. The funding source welcomes applications for projects focusing on all small wild cat species in all regions, excluding the genera Panthera, Uncia, Neofelis, Acinonyx,...

GrantWatch ID#: 178833
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Post-Graduate Biology Students for Cat Conservation ...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International biology students pursuing an MSc., Ph.D., or equivalent degree for on-site conservation efforts focusing on wild species of cats, with a particular focus on threatened species. This funding program was created to help develop the next generation of wild cat biologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178834
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 02/15/18

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 to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, Schools, and IHEs for Small-Scale Humanities...

Deadline 02/16/18

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

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

Deadline 02/19/18

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

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Universities for Innovative Programs that Integrate ...

Deadline 02/21/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and Territories nonprofit organizations and universities for programs that synthesize K-12 STEM education and environmental stewardship and sustainability. Applicants must register online in advance of the deadline. The purpose of funding is to increase the impact of existing inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 168077

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students for Compelling Videos on the Effects of Pop...

Deadline 02/22/18

Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 - 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three global issues: advancing women and girls, feeding 10 billion, or preventing poll...

GrantWatch ID#: 177778

Fellowships to USA Grad Students to Gain Experience in Coastal and Ocean Resource Management

Deadline 02/23/18

Fellowships of $61,500 to USA and territories graduate students enrolled in degree programs related to to Great Lakes, coastal, and oceanic natural resources policy and management. The purpose of this program is to foster quality educational experiences for students pursuing careers in natural resources management. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177807
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Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals to Strengthen Communities and Protect the Environ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA organizations and individuals for activities that strengthen local communities and protect the environment in small but meaningful ways. The Foundation seeks to improve the lives of a diverse spectrum of people in need through projects that enrich groups and organizations, and simultaneously educate young peo...

GrantWatch ID#: 166044
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Conservation in Sailing and M...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects to address current environmental challenges in the world’s oceans, with a focus on the marine and sailing communities. Funding may be requested for specific projects. This grantmaking program seeks projects that align wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 03/01/18

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

Deadline 03/01/18

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

Grants to USA and Canada Scholars for Research on Native American Language and Ethnohistory

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $3,500 to USA and Canada postdoctoral scholars and graduate students to conduct research on Native American ethnohistory, history of studies, and linguistics in the continental US and Canada. Applicants are advised to initiate applications in advance of the deadline to allow time for the submission of lette...

GrantWatch ID#: 178514

Grants to USA Independent Researchers to Study Military History in Pennsylvania

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $1,750 to USA unfunded independent researchers to study under-explored areas of military history at an army heritage center located in Pennsylvania. Funding will cover meals, lodging, airfare or mileage reimbursement, and a photocopying allowance. Funded research is to be conducted at the U.S. Army Her...

GrantWatch ID#: 181948
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Grants to Maine Local and County Governments to Increase the Availability of Low-Income Hous...

Deadline 05/04/18 LOI Date: 03/09/18

Grants to Maine local and county governments to meet the housing needs of low- and moderate-income residents. Letters of intent are due no later than March 9. Funding may be used to rehabilitate vacant or occupied multi-family housing units, or to convert non-residential structures for housing purposes. The HA Program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177764

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Environment, Arts, Preservation, and Civic S...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Massachusetts, New Jersey, Florida, Idaho, Colorado, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations working to promote resilient, vibrant, and sustainable communities in eligible regions. The Foundation seeks to strengthen communities through the following activities: -Enabling childre...

GrantWatch ID#: 169671
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies that Serve Minorities for Programs and Org...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Maine nonprofits, public schools, and government agencies for programs that serve communities of color in the areas of health, economic opportunity, and youth development. Funding may be used for programs or capacity building. The People of Color Fund supports organ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177592
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 03/15/18

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

Deadline 03/30/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve European Art History Resources through Digital Technology

Deadline 03/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for the integration of technology in the field of European art history. Funding is available for activities that use new technologies to support art history, as well as the creation of online art history resources, including both visual and textual resources. This program aims to foster...

GrantWatch ID#: 178066

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Art Conservation Projects Focusing on European Art of the Pre-M...

Deadline 03/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional art conservation research, publications, symposia, and conferences. Funding is especially intended for art conservation proposals focusing on European art of the pre-modern era. Proposals should detail plans for creating and disseminating specialized knowledge, includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179284

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

Deadline 03/30/18

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

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

Deadline 04/01/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northern New England States for Environmental Protection and Outd...

Deadline 04/10/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178951
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 04/20/18

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

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
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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
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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
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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