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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Research on Nutrition for Underserved Women and Ch...

Deadline 10/02/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and public agencies for research on nutrition and food security for pregnant women, infants, and children in minority and low-income communities. Concept papers are due prior to applying. Funding is intended to support research that advances health equity in the areas o...

GrantWatch ID#: 169949

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Academic Institutions for Policy Resear...

Deadline 10/10/19 LOI Date: 07/25/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories academic institutions, nonprofits, government agencies, for-profits, and public entities for research on policy changes to promote access to quality early childcare for low-income families. A brief proposal must be submitted before applying. Evidence generated through funde...

GrantWatch ID#: 186282

Grant to a USA Tribal Agency, Consortia, or State Agency to Develop a Foster Family Support ...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grant to a USA tribal government, tribal consortia, or state government to plan and implement a model foster family support center. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the development of a program to provide support services in four to six local sites. The Center fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 186196

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research Related to Reading and...

Deadline 08/29/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, public and private agencies, and IHEs for research related to reading and math outcomes for schools in the country's education system. Applicants must leave several weeks to complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 186238

Grants to USA Early-Career Investigators to Research Medical Conditions in Newborns and Preg...

Deadline 12/05/19

Grants to USA early-career investigators that hold a tenure-track faculty position for research that can increase understanding or improve clinical treatment of medical conditions that affect pregnant women and newborns up to one year. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 186155

Grants to USA State Education Agencies for Research Studies that Analyze and Improve Educati...

Deadline 09/17/19

Grants to USA and territories state education agencies for research studies that analyze and improve education. Applicants must leave several weeks to complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects in one of three data-use priority areas: infrastructure, education choice, or equity. Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 186237

Grants to USA Doctors, Nurses, NICU Staff, and Institutions to Ease the Experience of Familie...

Deadline 07/20/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA doctors, nurses, and other staff members involved with the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) staff, as well as any institutions directly supporting NICU(s). Funding is intended to help make the experience of having a child in the NICU easier. Previous funds have supported holiday gift bag...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926

Grants to USA Scientists, Doctors, and Nurses for Research Focusing on the Health Needs of Ch...

Deadline 07/20/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $10,000 to USA scientists, doctors, and nurses at USA-based universities, hospitals, and research institutions for research projects that address the long-term and immediate health needs of children born prematurely. Eligible research topics include genetics, basic biological processes gov...

GrantWatch ID#: 180927

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Provide Group Homes for Pregnant and Parentin...

Deadline 07/25/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, IHEs, and agencies for group homes to provide shelter for youth ages 16 to 22 who are pregnant or already parenting. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide these young families with safe and stable housing, while providing them...

GrantWatch ID#: 186195

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 07/29/19

In-Kind Grants of $200 gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended to support service campaigns for animals, people, and the environment. Successful applications will demonstrate elements of service learning, youth leadership, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grants to USA Tribes, Nonprofits, For-Profits, School Personnel, and Agencies to Integrate S...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit, for-profit, and Tribal child welfare and mental health service providers and school personnel partnering with eligible state agencies to integrate child welfare services for children affected by substance abuse. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of this FOA ...

GrantWatch ID#: 128909

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 Grants of Books to USA PreK-12 Teachers to Build Classroom Libraries

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants and in-kind grants of books to USA and territories PreK-12 teachers to help build their classroom libraries. Funding is intended to increase the accessibility of quality books to as many children as possible by bringing books into classroom libraries. These funds are provided to the individual teacher and not the...

GrantWatch ID#: 170554

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Units of Government and Organizations for Fire Contr...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International governmental units, agencies, organizations, fire departments, and fire brigades for a wide range of fire preparedness, prevention, and control efforts, including arson prevention, fire investigation, training and education programs related to fire prevention, and pre-fire planning....

GrantWatch ID#: 177606

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants starting at $2,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services benefitting communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community development, and affordable housing. All request...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391

Grant to a Maine Nonprofit to Meet the Food, Housing, and Security Needs of At-Risk Youth

Deadline 07/31/19

Grant of $25,000 to a Maine nonprofit organization to provide support for at-risk youth. Funding is intended for programs that meet the essential needs of children: food; security; and shelter. The Foundation’s mission is to foster and promote long-term, sustainable benefits toward the improved welfare of Maine’s at-r...

GrantWatch ID#: 181492

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 09/16/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Priority areas include arts, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809

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 Portland Area, Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth, Education, Healt...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to Greater Portland area, Maine nonprofits, public agencies, Indian tribal governments, and public schools for programs and projects in the areas of education, youth, arts and culture, health care, and alcohol and substance abuse rehabilitation. The fund supports specific projects and programs (rather than operating...

GrantWatch ID#: 172102
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA researchers at nonprofit institutions for investigations into practices and policies that improve the lives of American children and youth ages 5 - 25. Funding is intended to support research that generates change by contributing to a body of knowledge that can improve the lives of young people and reduce ine...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Musical Education for Children

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $100 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for programs that provide music education to children and youth. Organizations that take innovative approaches, operate with a low overhead, and demonstrate collaborative elements in their work are of particular interest. The Mockingbird Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 181377
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research on Improving Outcomes and Reducing Inequality Among Am...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research to benefit youth through reducing inequality. Funding is intended for evidence-based projects that use research in order to reduce inequality among USA youth, thereby improving their lives and helping all youth to succeed. Focus Areas: The Foundation’s mission is t...

GrantWatch ID#: 184793
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Grants to USA Organizations, Teams, and Individuals to Improve Transportation in Indianapolis...

Deadline 08/06/19

Grants to USA organizations, teams, and individuals to pilot test transportation improvement ideas in Indianapolis and Marion County. Opportunity areas include increasing reliable access, expanding affordable transportation choices, supporting residents with disabilities or other challenges, creating comfortable journeys f...

GrantWatch ID#: 186225

Grants and In-Kind Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont Nonprofits, Agencies, and Ins...

Deadline 08/09/19

Grants and in-kind grants to Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and academic institutions for programs and projects that aim to increase access to, and the quality of, oral health care. The funding source most often awards grants to oral health programs that are established. If ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180843

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities within the funding source’s service area. Program areas include youth, education, basic human needs, and community programming. The Foundation invites p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180391
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Economic Development, Children's Welfare, and Social Services

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for state residents. Funding is primarily directed towards programs that promote economic development and children's welfare. Programs that promote social progress are also considered. All grant activities must take place within the St...

GrantWatch ID#: 180624
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Innovative Programs that Address the Opioid Epidemic

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants averaging between $50,000 and $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that address opioid misuse and abuse. Priority will be given to proposals that address prevention and education, pre- and post-treatment programs, and/or safe disposal of unused or expired drugs. Funding is intended for programs that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 183473
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs Related to Human Services, Youth, and Vet...

Deadline 08/30/19 Conference Date: 08/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of human services, veterans, and youth. Funding is intended to provide veterans and the community with basic needs such as housing and nutrition, and to support youth programs aimed at helping youth become contributing members of society. FO...

GrantWatch ID#: 184172
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Grant to a USA Academic Institution for Research on Child Exploitation Using Technology and ...

Deadline 08/20/19

Grant to a USA or territories academic institution or IHE for a national study on technology and internet-facilitated child exploitation. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Grant expectations include the development, testing, and administration of a national data collection from law enforcement agen...

GrantWatch ID#: 186259

Grants to Maine and New Hampshire Nonprofits to Promote the Health and Well-Being of Children

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to Maine and Northern New Hampshire nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of children. Applications are invited for programs that directly improve the well-being and health of children residing within the funding source’s service area. Qualifying grantees are nonprofits that have demonstrated an ability to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174315
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in New England States to Positively Impact the Lives of Children

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to help children lead productive lives. Funding may be requested for programs that meet the educational, social, financial, and medical needs of children regardless of social environment, disability, or illness.

GrantWatch ID#: 171487

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the funding source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families in need, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth....

GrantWatch ID#: 183443

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects and Programs That Advance Gi...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for work in developing countries that furthers schooling for girls and young women. Funding is intended to support girls in elementary and secondary schools. Funding is available for two types of grants: The Girls' Education Community Grant and the Girls' Education Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 161907

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 to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to meet the needs of children who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome. The award process incorporates significant flexibility in order to consider a broad range of programs. Please note that all requests must be consistent with the mission of the Foundation: “To he...

GrantWatch ID#: 174462

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Faith-Based Organizations, and IHEs for Health, Human ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to Maine nonprofits, agencies, tribal governments, and faith-based organizations for basic human needs, animal welfare, healthcare, and public media. Occasional support will be provided to colleges, universities, and environmental organizations. Priority will be given to organizations located in, or serving resident...

GrantWatch ID#: 178891
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Japanese-Language Learning Contests and Events

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for state, regional, and national events involving Japanese-language education. Applicants must notify the funding source of their intent to apply. Examples of eligible events include quiz contests, speech contests, and presentational events...

GrantWatch ID#: 180655
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for Mobile Libraries Serving Disadvantaged ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for a mobile lending library serving underserved children and youth. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool through 8th grade. The bookmobile gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779
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Grant to a USA K-12 Teacher for Classroom Supplies and Curriculum Development

Deadline 09/01/19

Grant of $1,000 to a USA K-12 teacher for curriculum development, classroom supplies, or educational projects. Funding is intended for projects and supplies that will positively impact student learning. The winning teacher will also receive access to online classroom materials and teacher resources.

GrantWatch ID#: 184949
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Woman for Outstanding Achievement and Ongoing Work i...

Deadline 09/02/19

Award of $20,000 to a USA, Canada, or International woman to acknowledge exceptional achievement in the area of human rights and to allow the recipient to continue her efforts. Funding is intended to recognize the recipient's accomplishments, which are often achieved at great personal risk, and to enhance her ability to li...

GrantWatch ID#: 163525
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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

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

Grants to USA University-Based Schools, Research Institutes, and Centers for Research Partne...

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants to university-based schools, research institutes, and centers to foster youth-focused research partnerships with nonprofit organizations or public agencies. The purpose of the program is to reduce inequality in youth outcomes. Eligible partnerships will focus on serving youth in the areas of justice, education, ment...

GrantWatch ID#: 186088

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 09/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged C...

Deadline 12/16/19 LOI Date: 09/16/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects that will aid underprivileged populations. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. A particular focus will be given to those demographics that have been overl...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694
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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