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Maine Historical Preservation Grants:  83 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 Maine Nonprofits and Agencies to Maintain and Develop Recreational Trails

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the development and maintenance of recreational trails and related facilities. Eligible trails may be designated for motorized or non-motorized uses. Funding categories include acquisition and development and safety and environmental education. Program...

GrantWatch ID#: 172699

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Long Island Sound Conservation...

Deadline 10/03/18 LOI Date: 06/20/18

Grants to USA faculty and researchers and IHEs, nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profits for conservation research related to Long Island Sound. Pre-proposals are due June 20. The purpose of this program is to fund research that will improve the environmental management of Long Island Sound and its natural resource...

GrantWatch ID#: 183633

Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitali...

Deadline 08/09/18 Conference Date: 06/20/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative arts engagement and cultural planning projects that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by July 19. Initial application comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172668

Grants to USA Nonprofits, NGOs, Tribal Consortia, Interstate Agencies, and IHEs for Wetland ...

Deadline 06/21/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, non-governmental organizations, intertribal consortia, IHEs, and interstate agencies for the development of wetland protection programs. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Summary: The U.S...

GrantWatch ID#: 183690

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

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

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribes, and Nonprofits for the Conservation of Forested Areas

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA local government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to support the acquisition and management of forestlands. Applicants should contact their regional office prior to developing an application. Projects may involve forests that offer recreational opportunities and public access, protect wildlife ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342

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

Grant to a USA Nonprofit for an Innovative Project Addressing Water and Climate Change

Deadline 06/30/18

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization for an innovative project that uses technology to address water issues as they relate to climate change. While projects may be located outside the United States, the applicant must be a US-based organization. Projects must benefit the public at large, rather than a single individual. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171781

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

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

Deadline 06/30/18

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
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In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Groups for Local Conservation Effor...

Deadline 06/30/18

In-kind support to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribes, government agencies, and citizen groups for projects related to outdoor recreation and natural resources conservation. Applicants must contact the appropriate regional office before submitting an application. The National Park Service – Rivers, T...

GrantWatch ID#: 181356

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

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

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to 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 the areas of c...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

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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Grants to USA Individuals, IHEs, Nonprofits, and For-Profits in Northeast States to Promote ...

Deadline 10/30/18 LOI Date: 07/10/18

Grants starting at $30,000 to multiple USA states nonprofits, university and extension staff, government agencies, research farms, private consultants, businesses, and other project leaders for research to promote sustainable agriculture in the Northeast region. Preproposals are due July 10. Applications are accepted f...

GrantWatch ID#: 170933
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Grants to USA Individuals, IHEs, Nonprofits, and For-Profits in Northeast States for Sustain...

Deadline 10/30/18 LOI Date: 07/10/18

Grants starting at $30,000 to USA universities, extension staff, agricultural nonprofits, research farms and experiment stations, private consultants, and agricultural related businesses in northeast states for sustainable agriculture training. Preproposals are due July 10. Eligible states include Connecticut, Delaware, Ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 171785

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Conservation, Education, and Resear...

Deadline 07/10/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals 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/or measurable results.

GrantWatch ID#: 183820
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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

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

Deadline 07/13/18

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 Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Wat...

Deadline 07/13/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for scientific research concerning water quality and the environment. Proposals are invited from research addressing wastewater, drinking water, stormwater, recycled water, and other sources of water addressi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181681
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Digital Preservation of Cultural Materials

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the digital preservation of historical and cultural resources. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by June 7 and July 5. Funding will support project implementation, as well as planning, assessment, and pilo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151060
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Contributions to t...

Deadline 07/27/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International individuals and institutions to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental quality and protection. Nominations will be considered for those who have contributed to environmental conservation, energy resources, and medical achievements that benefit environmental aspects of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161648
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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

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

Deadline 08/01/18

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

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Organizations that Promote Behavioral Shifts in Resp...

Deadline 08/07/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International organizations to support proven solutions that encourage people to adopt behaviors that will prevent or mitigate climate change. Applications are invited from innovative solutions that use social incentives, choice architecture, and emotional appeals to change the habits of people a...

GrantWatch ID#: 183822
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Mountain Climbing Activities and Land Sustainability

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to protect and conserve mountain climbing resources. Funding is intended to help create healthy landscapes, empower local climbing communities, and promote respect for climbing locations. Projects must: - Have measurable, high impact yet achievable go...

GrantWatch ID#: 173943
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Grants to Maine Agricultural Producers for Natural Resource Conservation Strategies

Deadline 08/17/18

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

Deadline 08/17/18

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 Nonprofits for Environmental Conservation Programs

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots efforts to promote environmental conservation and protection. Applications are invited fro action-oriented projects that address root causes and present a clear strategy. Projects should promote public involvement and civic engagement. Gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 173115
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

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

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, Canada, and International Individuals for Wildlife Research and Conservation

Deadline 09/04/18

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 USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Environment, Preservation, and Communit...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to nonprofits in Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Florida, Idaho, Colorado, and Connecticut to benefit residents of eligible regions. Program priorities include environmental education and conservation, community service, arts, and historic preservation. Horizon Foundation support...

GrantWatch ID#: 169671
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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, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/18

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 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

Grants to USA IHEs, Organizations, Corporations, Agencies, Individuals for Research on Agric...

Deadline 09/26/18

Grants to USA IHEs, state agricultural research stations, other research organizations, federal agencies, national laboratories, private organizations, corporations, groups, and individuals for research addressing agricultural resilience and sustainability. Proposals should advance knowledge of the plant’s food, energy, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183692
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Grants to USA Schools, Community Groups, and Nature Centers for Youth Environmental Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories schools, community groups, nature centers, or museums for projects that involve youth in environmental and conservation education. Applicants must attend a pre-application training. Projects should help students enhance the environment of their schools or neighborhoods. Stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 170195

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Holocaust-Related Film Production...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for the development, production, and post-production of Holocaust-related films. Films should have an educational value and a broad distribution potential. Proposed films will be judged on historical accuracy, creativity, feasibility, and vision. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 174360

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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 and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 10/01/18

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

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Publish Historical Records

Deadline 10/04/18

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