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Maine Sports & Recreation:  56 Sports & Recreation Grants for Maine.

Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Grants to USA Individuals and Non-Federal Entities for U.S. Fisheries Related Research and D...

Deadline 11/12/19 LOI Date: 07/30/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Compact Free Associations individuals and non-federal associations, corporations, and nonprofits for research and development projects related to U.S. fisheries. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal and complete required registrations before applying. Proposals submitted to this compe...

GrantWatch ID#: 186128
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Present Outdoor Music Concert Series in Small and Mid-Sized Town...

Deadline 09/20/19 Conference Date: 07/23/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to present free, professional music concert series that are open to the public and that take place in small to mid-sized towns and cities. The public spaces in which the concerts are to take place must be outdoors, easily accessible to a wide range of socioec...

GrantWatch ID#: 174677

Grants to Maine Agencies, Marinas, and Clubs to Improve Public Recreational Boating Faciliti...

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to Maine government agencies, special purpose districts, Tribal governments, and other organizations, such as private marinas and fish and game clubs, to enhance access to public recreational boating. A pre-application site inspection by Bureau staff must be completed before an application is submitted. The purp...

GrantWatch ID#: 135183

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 10/18/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application Important chan...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

Grants to USA Organizations to Support Armenian-American Youth Programs

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to USA organizations to positively impact the lives of Armenian-American youth. Consideration will be given to both local and national projects. The Foundation supports Armenian education, cultural activities, camping, and athletic programs that foster cultural appreciation and knowledge in youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 142791

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, For-Profits, and Universities ...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofits, universities, municipalities, and for-profits for programs that provide adult swimming lessons. The purpose of the program is to serve as an educational and financial resource for adult learn-to-swim programs. If awarded a grant, USMS will promote the progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 172184
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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 Researchers to Explore the Benefits of Equine Thera...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International teams at research institutions for basic research and clinical studies to explore the benefits of equine therapy. Funding is intended to support studies that will impact the mental and physical health of individuals with disabilities who are involved with equine-ass...

GrantWatch ID#: 168810

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Sports and Exercise Programs

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, running clubs, and elementary and middle schools to implement structured youth running programs. The funded program may be either a start-up program or a pre-existing program. Eligible programs are those that are more than just a one-time event. They shou...

GrantWatch ID#: 171654

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 and Russia Professionals for Exchange Programs Addressing Social Entrepreneurs...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants of up to $1,200 plus travel expenses to USA and Russia individual professionals for collaborative efforts addressing urgent social problems. Funding is intended to support participation in 3-week exchange programs, and the subsequent presentation of newfound knowledge in the participant's home country, focusing on t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186347

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Health Programs

Deadline 08/09/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for ongoing community health programming with measurable and proven outcomes. Funding is intended for traditional or nontraditional approaches to solving problems in public health. This may include the provision of services directly to people, as well as programs tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 171948

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
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Contracts for Services to USA, Canada, and International Marketing Companies to Attract Touri...

Deadline 08/15/19

Contracts for services to USA, Canada, and International marketing companies for programs that attract tourists from China to visit the State of Hawaii. Funding is intended for the creation and implementation of a comprehensive marketing approach and brand-management plan that will increase the number of Chinese visitors t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186229
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Contracts for Services to USA, Canada, and International Marketing Companies to Attract Touri...

Deadline 08/15/19

Contracts for services to USA, Canada, and International marketing companies for programs that attract tourists from Korea to visit the State of Hawaii. Funding is intended for the creation and implementation of a comprehensive marketing approach and brand-management plan that will increase the number of Korean visitors to...

GrantWatch ID#: 186291

Contracts for Services to USA, Canada, and International Marketing Companies to Attract Touri...

Deadline 08/15/19

Contracts for services to USA, Canada, and International marketing companies for programs that attract tourists from Southeast Asia to visit the State of Hawaii. Funding is intended for the creation and implementation of a comprehensive marketing approach and brand-management plan that will increase the number of visitors ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186305

Contracts for Services to USA, Canada, and International Marketing Companies to Attract Touri...

Deadline 08/15/19

Contracts for services to USA, Canada, and International marketing companies for programs that attract tourists from Taiwan to visit the State of Hawaii. Funding is intended for the creation and implementation of a comprehensive marketing approach and brand-management plan that will increase the number of Taiwanese visitor...

GrantWatch ID#: 186306

Grants to USA Service Providers for Programs that Benefit the Autistic Community

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to USA service providers for programs that benefit the autistic community. Funding is intended for summer camp programs, adult employment programs, adult service programs, swimming and water safety, and physical fitness and sports programs. Programs should serve people with autism of all ages. Autism Speaks will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186356

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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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible riding. Organizations can apply for either monetary gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Outdoor Public Skateboarding Facilities

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and public agencies to design and construct public skateparks in low-income areas. Funding is intended to promote active, healthy lifestyles by establishing free, public skateparks in areas that do not already have skateboarding facilities. Applicants that d...

GrantWatch ID#: 176636
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in East Coast States for Outdoor Programming for Youth

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 per region to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible East Coast states for programs that provide youth with outdoor experiences. Eligible states include the Southeast states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West...

GrantWatch ID#: 185758
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, municipal agencies, and schools to purchase playground equipment to be used for the construction or renovation of a playground. Funding is intended to serve children from low-income families by creating safe play spaces for local communities, including the replacement of un...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Build Soccer Fields for Children ...

Deadline 10/04/19 LOI Date: 09/27/19

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, and churches to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction,...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applicants that address ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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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 Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Innovative Approaches to Promoting Healthy ...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for unconventional and innovative strategies to promote health. Funding is intended for creative and original strategies that support the Fund's mission of fostering a culture of health in the nation. The goal of the program is to explore; to look into the future an...

GrantWatch ID#: 167051
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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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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers to Prevent Performance-Enhancing Drug U...

Deadline 12/01/19 LOI Date: 11/01/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for research to address the root causes of the use of performance-enhancing drugs. Pre-applications are due prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support research that contributes to addressing doping’s root causes and ultim...

GrantWatch ID#: 172154

Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants to USA talented athletes to participate in world-class athletic competitions and pursue excellence in their sport of choice. Grants may be awarded for event and competition-related costs. Funding is intended to provide promising, but financially-challenged athletes with the resources that they need to participate in...

GrantWatch ID#: 175816

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs for Children

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to improve children's health through running and fitness. Funding is intended to prevent and reduce childhood obesity and improve the lives of children. The Foundation is committed to reversing the trend of obesity by offering children the opportunity to e...

GrantWatch ID#: 172484
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Grants to USA Children of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Recreat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine arts, camps, tutoring, drivers education, high school b...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935

Grants and Consulting Services to USA Communities and IHEs for the Construction or Repair of...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind consulting services to USA communities, organizations, and IHEs to construct, improve, or upgrade tennis facilities. Eligible facility improvements include: repairs of court amenities, painting lines, resurfacing, tennis court construction, lighting, and installation of new technology. The USTA Facil...

GrantWatch ID#: 160842
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In-Kind Grants of Sports Equipment to USA Schools to Develop Fitness, Coordination, and Moto...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools to provide students with a fun and unique sports experience that promotes the development of motor skills, fitness, sequencing, patterning, concentration, and focus, as well as ambidexterity and hand-eye coordination. The grant consists of a 30-set Speed Stacks Sport Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161037

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Natural Resources Conservation

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 162471

In-Kind Grants to USA and Mexico City Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities to Create Outs...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA and Mexico City nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and assist organizations in planning and building a safe, customized play space to meet community needs. Projects may involve landscaping...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580
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Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705

Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 163910

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 165072
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Grants to New England Individuals and Organizations to Promote Tennis for Older Adults

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont individuals and organizations for programs that promote tennis among older adults to enhance their quality of life. Programs may be for women ages 40 and older and men 45 and older. Proposals may be for instruction and educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 165681

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Deadline Ongoing

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GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Groups, and Organizations for Projects that Encourage Clean and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofit organizations, boating clubs, and student groups for unique projects that educate about and promote safe and clean boating. Funding is intended to encourage positive behavior changes within in the boating community and recreational boaters. The Foundation is most interested in fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 175528
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In-Kind Grants to USA Coaches and Instructors for Handball Equipment for New Players

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to qualified USA coaches and instructors to equip new handball players with eye guards, balls, and gloves. Funding is intended to foster the development of new handball players and to respond to emerging local interest in the sport.

GrantWatch ID#: 176810
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Grants to Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont Nonprofits to Support Health, Recr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for capital support, scholarships, and program support. Funding is intended for a range of health-related projects, including those that pertain to dental and oral health, special needs, seniors, children's home...

GrantWatch ID#: 178421

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline Ongoing

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to participate in a 10-month service program teaching English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Masa Israel Teaching Fellows opera...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA, Canada, International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Agencies for ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, individuals, and government agencies to support a broad range of research, outreach, and education in the fields of oceanic and atmospheric research and environmental protection. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182597