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Maine Workforce Development Grants:  144 Workforce Grants for Maine.

Grants to assist veterans, youth, displaced workers, and immigrants to enter, remain and advance in the workplace. Find grants to provide programs for career education, career training, solve workforce shortage, promote workforce health and workforce development grants.

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Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA Indian tribes to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Funding is intended to revitalize and preserve the Native American culture and language through projects that benefit the community. Grants are also available to support educational programs and digital services.

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Prevent and Address Assault and Violence Against Yo...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal organizations and governments to prevent and address assault and violence against youth and children. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 188213

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Academic Institutions, Tribes, and Organizations for T...

Deadline 04/13/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, academic institutions, tribes, and faith-based, community-based, and tribal organizations for training programs to benefit children and families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to complete. The purpose of this p...

GrantWatch ID#: 188023

Grant to a USA Nonprofit or IHE to Support Programs to Reduce Domestic Violence-Related Deat...

Deadline 05/12/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grant to a USA or territories nonprofit organization or institution of higher education to provide support to programs designed to prevent deaths related to domestic violence. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of funding is to create a resource center that wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188423

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, IHE, or Agency to Improve Law Enforcement Response to Gender-Relat...

Deadline 05/12/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grant to a USA or territories nonprofit organization, institution of higher education, or law enforcement training entity to provide technical support for programs that improve law enforcement response to gender-related violence and crime. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complet...

GrantWatch ID#: 188424

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont Nonprofits and Agencies for Workforce ...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont nonprofit organizations, public agencies, Native American tribes, and State governments in eligible counties for workforce development programs. Funding is intended for infrastructure and project support to reduce unemployment, poverty, and migration.

GrantWatch ID#: 181500

Grants to USA IHEs to Enhance Education Related to Food, Agricultural, Natural Resources, and...

Deadline 04/02/20

Grants to USA and Territories colleges and universities to offer quality undergraduate and graduate degree tracks that will strengthen the country's agricultural and food-related professional and scientific workforce. Applicants should contact program staff and register with the grant portal prior to applying. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 181100

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Artistic Development at a New York...

Deadline 04/03/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists to develop their artistic practice in a residency program at an arts center in Long Island, New York. This residency program provides artists with the opportunity to develop their craft and to critically challenge, investigate, and extend the pre-existing norms within ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180705

Fellowships to USA Professionals for Professional Development to Address Healthcare Policy C...

Deadline 04/15/20 Conference Date: 04/03/20

Fellowships to USA and Territories professionals in a range of disciplines to participate in a year-long professional development and enrichment program. The fellowship program offers training in communications, professional networking, and current policy issues, providing fellows with the necessary skills and experience t...

GrantWatch ID#: 179606

In-Kind Grants of Resources to USA, Canada, and International Affiliated Individuals for En...

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants of cloud computing resources to USA, Canada, and International individuals affiliated with nonprofits, IHEs, government entities, or companies for projects that promote environmental sustainability. Funding is intended for projects that align with at least one of four areas of interest: agriculture, climate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186066

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, or IHE for a Program to Protect Children

Deadline 04/06/20

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization, for-profit organization, or institution of higher education to help protect children. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to improve and expand the development and implementation of training and technical assistanc...

GrantWatch ID#: 187997

Grants to USA IHEs, Research Institutions, Agencies, Corporations, and Individuals for Agric...

Deadline 04/07/20

Grants to USA colleges and universities, research institutions, national laboratories, Federal agencies, private corporations or organizations, and individuals for education, research, and extension projects in the agricultural and food sciences. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding may be use...

GrantWatch ID#: 183747

Grants to Maine Artists for Projects and Activities in Any Artistic Discipline

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Maine individual artists for artistic projects in any discipline. Funding is intended for the creation of new artistic work, for the continuation of existing arts activities, and for artist participation in programs and activities that will advance their careers. Projects can be on any scale.

GrantWatch ID#: 180143

Grants to Maine Filmmakers for Skill Building and Career Development Opportunities

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to Maine professional filmmakers to participate in educational events and opportunities. Funding is intended to help filmmakers develop their skills and stay current with industry standards and the latest technology by attending film seminars, workshops, conferences, and festivals.

GrantWatch ID#: 180162

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools to Support Foreign Language Education Programs

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions to begin, expand, and maintain foreign language education programs. Applicants must contact the Funding Source prior to submitting an application. Grant funds may be used to cover salary and benefits of full-time and part-time instructors o...

GrantWatch ID#: 144103

Award to a USA Korean-American Artist in Recognition of Outstanding Works of Art

Deadline 04/10/20

Award of $15,000 to a USA and territories individual artist of Korean descent to recognize excellence and promote advancement in the visual arts. The purpose of this award program is to further artistic achievement and endorse outstanding Korean-American artists. The awardee will exhibit artwork in a preselected cultural c...

GrantWatch ID#: 167754

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services that benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for projects and activities within the focus areas of youth development, community development, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391

Grants and In-Kind Capacity Building Support to USA, Canada, and International Tech Nonprofi...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of $25,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations in the technological arena to strengthen their capacity to serve. Eligible participants must attend a three-month program with on-site meetings in California and New York City. The program is intended to provide funding, network...

GrantWatch ID#: 180072
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers and Clinicians for Studies Related to th...

Deadline 05/08/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians and researchers working at universities, academic medical centers, nonprofits, and biotechnology companies for research on the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's and related dementias. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182777

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Social...

Deadline 04/10/20

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and individuals and teams to recognize and support projects that have a significant social impact. The awards are intended to support creative approaches from diverse members of the global community, and projects that inspire others to take in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Grants to USA Farmers Affiliated with Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and For-Profits for Sustai...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA individuals affiliated with nonprofit organizations, IHEs, agencies, and agriculture-based for-profit businesses in eligible states to work with farmers on sustainable agriculture projects. Funding is intended to support the development and implementation of innovative solutions to sustainabi...

GrantWatch ID#: 175200

Grants to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Programs and Services to Benef...

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, governmental agencies, and IHEs for programs that benefit police. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support training, technical assistance, demonstration projects, and the implemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 185686

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, IHEs, and Businesses for Safety Training Programs

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, Indian tribes, IHEs, community groups, and for-profit, nonprofit, and faith-based organizations for programs to improve the safety of the general public and law enforcement officers. Funding is intended to support training that prepares officers and other first responders ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188072

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers and Counselors to Cover the Co...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International teachers and counselors currently employed in public or private high schools to cover the costs associated with attending an educational conference. Funding may be used to cover registration, accommodations, and travel costs.

GrantWatch ID#: 164647

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Projects that Improve Classroom Instruction

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 per year to USA K-12 public and private school teachers and teams of teachers for projects that provide opportunities for teachers to improve classroom instruction. Eligible projects are those that integrate creative strategies that encourage critical inquiry and demonstrate observable effects on st...

GrantWatch ID#: 179604

Grant to a USA Investigator for Cancer Research

Deadline 04/15/20

Grant to a USA individual investigator to conduct cancer research. Funding is intended for research that has the potential to impact health outcomes, particularly in younger patients. The goal of the program is to support basic, translational, and epidemiological research related specifically to health disparities in color...

GrantWatch ID#: 187847
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Develop Healthcare Services for Individuals With Developmental D...

Deadline 06/02/20 LOI Date: 04/16/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to encourage the development of healthcare services for individuals with developmental disabilities. A Letter of Intent must be submitted prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to applicants from the San Francisco Bay Area.

GrantWatch ID#: 176914

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

Deadline 04/17/20

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 Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Grant funds may be used to support any activity that promotes artistic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968
NEW

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

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for research and evaluation efforts to improve the justice system’s response to human trafficking. Funding is intended to support research projects that have clear implications for criminal justice policy and practice in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178657

Grants to USA Musicians for Musical Performances and Tours

Deadline 04/21/20

Grants to USA and territories musicians to support performances and tours. This grant program is open to both new and established musicians, solo artists and musicians who play in an ensemble. Priority will be given to proposals that reach underserved communities and rural areas, especially those that lack opportunities to...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117
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Grants to Maine Young Business Owners for Business Development Activities

Deadline 04/23/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine business owners, ages 18 to 29, for business development projects that will contribute to the State's economic growth. Funding is intended for projects that are typically entrepreneurial, but research and economic development projects are also acceptable. Projects must have clearly defined d...

GrantWatch ID#: 179960
NEW

Opportunity for USA High School Students to Participate in a Competition for Innovative Prod...

Deadline 04/24/20

Opportunity for USA high school students to participate in a competition for innovative product or business development ideas. Winners will receive up to $1,500 in funds to start or expand a business or to develop a product. Funding is intended to encourage and support entrepreneurial thinking in high school students.

GrantWatch ID#: 163663

Grants to USA Universities in Eligible States for Professional Development Activities in Coa...

Deadline 04/28/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA universities in multiple states and territories for professional development opportunities related to coastal science and conservation. Applicants must be current participants in the funding source's program. The purpose of funding is to support activities at workshops, conferences or profess...

GrantWatch ID#: 187379
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Research Health in Law Enforceme...

Deadline 04/29/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, local and state government agencies, and public and private IHEs for research that addresses the impact of health, wellness, and safety in law enforcement. Funding is intended for programs that involve the measurement of a combination of behavioral, psyc...

GrantWatch ID#: 178670
NEW

Grants to USA Local Governments and Agencies to Enhance Security in Schools

Deadline 04/29/20

Grants to USA state and local governments, Indian tribes, and agencies to enhance security in schools and on school premises. Funding is intended for a range of school safety measures, such as officer training, local law enforcement coordination, technology acquisition and installation, and other measures that may signific...

GrantWatch ID#: 183989

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Journalistic Integrity and Quality Work

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote integrity and quality within the field of journalism. Funding may support career development, multimedia education, First Amendment causes, international free press, professional organizations, media research, and programs that foster diversity, ethics and entrepreneurial en...

GrantWatch ID#: 162293
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Injured Military Veterans

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and education, rehabilitation programs, shelters for the homeles...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275

Scholarships and Fellowships to USA Dance Students and Professional Dancers for Tuition and S...

Deadline 04/30/20

Scholarships and fellowships of up $30,000 to USA dance students and dancers for professional training and salary assistance. Scholarships cover the costs of school tuition for full-time dance majors at a nonprofit school, and fellowships provide salary assistance for a new artistic full-time employee of a nonprofit dance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180035
NEW

Fellowships to USA Choreographers to Create New Dance Works and Support Artistic Advancement

Deadline 04/30/20

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA choreographers for the creation of new artistic works that will be performed in public during the fellowship period. Funding is intended to support and encourage the professional and artistic development of early-career choreographers. Primary consideration is given to artistic excellence and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180036

Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to New Hampshire and Maine Artists for Professional Development Activities

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to New Hampshire and Maine artists in eligible regions for professional development activities. Funding is intended to support projects that further artistic careers, work, and research in areas such as crafts, photography, experimental visual arts, and 2- and 3-dimensional art. Requests will be accepted from visual...

GrantWatch ID#: 183135

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814

Grants to USA EMS Agencies Serving Rural Regions for Professional Education Activities

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and governmental EMS agencies in rural regions for professional education courses and training. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the recruitment and development of rural EMS personnel.

GrantWatch ID#: 188124
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Awards to USA Educators to Honor Excellence in Public Education

Deadline 05/01/20

Awards of $10,000 and an award of $25,000 to USA educators, including teachers, higher education faculty and staff, and education support professionals, in recognition of excellence in teaching. The annual prize is intended to honor public school educators throughout the country that shine in their schools, their communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 151602
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Journalism Teachers to Participate in Wo...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International high school journalism teachers to subsidize the cost of attending teacher workshops at an American university. Priority funding is given to unlicensed teachers and advisers and to those with little or no journalism teaching and advising experience. Grant recipients are expected to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 154045
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Grants to USA Judges and Court Managers for Professional Development Courses

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories court managers and full-time state court judges to take advantage of professional development opportunities. Funding enables grantees to attend courses to improve their skills, abilities, and knowledge which they may not otherwise attend due to limited local, state, and persona...

GrantWatch ID#: 175916
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Schools for Children's Mental Health Initiatives

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants and in-kind support to USA schools to support mental health initiatives for children. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. Eligible applicants are schools for children in Pre-K through 12th grade and serve military families. Schools that serve students with 75% or more of studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 188253

Grants to USA Music Teachers for Professional Development, Education, and Enrichment Opportu...

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories music teachers for education, professional development, and personal enrichment opportunities that will enhance the applicant's teaching and performing skills. Funding is intended for private study, special projects or specific college-level course work in performance, pedagogy, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 141213
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Scholarships to USA Educators for Professional Development Activities

Deadline 05/04/20

Scholarships to USA educators, school psychologists, and school counselors to participate in a professional development program. Applications are invited from professionals who are new to the field and are committed to helping gifted children from diverse backgrounds. Eligible applicants work in Title I schools. Educators ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160187