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Maine Grants for Youth:  147 Youth/Out-of-School Youth Grants for Maine.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Mentor Native American Youth in Entrepreneurial Projects

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of $10,000 to teams of USA nonprofits and Native American youth for entrepreneurial projects that will benefit the local Native American community. Sponsoring nonprofits will mentor one Native American youth through the process of completing the project. Running Strong provides ten $10,000 grants each year to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 166155

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and Australia Educators in K-12 Public and Priva...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants in the form of cash awards of up to $60,000 and In-kind services to USA, Canada, and Australia educators in K-12 public and private schools, including classroom teachers, special teachers (e.g., art teachers, music teachers), technology specialists, administrators, PTAs, and librarians/media specialists. Thirteen p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177784

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs for Children

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance children's health through running and fitness. The purpose of funding is 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

Awards to USA and Canada K-College Science Teachers for the Use of Data Collection Technolog...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards valued at up to $5,500 to USA, territories, and Canada K-12 and college science teachers who demonstrate the innovative use of data collection technology utilizing a computer, graphing calculator, or other hand-held device in the science classroom. A total of seven awards are presented: one award at the elementar...

GrantWatch ID#: 156690

Awards to USA and Canada Schools, Teachers, Students, Companies and Community Leaders for En...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA, territories, and Canada schools, teachers, students, youth groups, companies, and community leaders for exceptional work in preserving the environment. Nominees should be working at a fundamental, grassroots level. Applicants should demonstrate that they have worked to make a difference in protect...

GrantWatch ID#: 171376

Awards to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Youth Programs for Gardening Activities for Children ...

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants of $1,000 and in-kind grants of gardening supplies to USA and territories nonprofits, schools, and youth programs for new or expanded gardening programs for children and youth. Funding is intended to educate students about gardening and enhance the quality of life for youth and their communities. The top five pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177181

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Young Adults in Need

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that improve the quality of life of those in need. Funding is intended to support innovative programs that provide a second chance to children and young adults (from birth through age 24) during times of hardship. Foundation's Vision: - To create support...

GrantWatch ID#: 178254

Award to a USA or Canada K-12 Public School Teacher to Honor Excellence in Engineering Educa...

Deadline 12/17/18

Award totaling $10,000 to a USA, territories, or Canada K-12 public school teacher of science or technology to recognize outstanding engineering-related classroom instruction. The award was designed to demonstrate the importance of teaching students the skills used by engineers in the field, as well as having high-quality ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182391

Award to a USA or Canada Female Student in Grades 5-8 to Honor Exceptional Involvement in Sc...

Deadline 12/17/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA and territories or Canada female student in grades 5 through 8 for outstanding involvement in STEM. A strong passion for science is the main criteria for selection of the recipient. Additional criteria for judging include: evidence that the student’s interest in STEM has impacted others, evidence...

GrantWatch ID#: 184710

Awards to USA Jewish Youth for Outstanding Leadership in Volunteer Service

Deadline 12/18/18

Awards of $36,000 to USA Jewish teenagers for outstanding leadership in community service. Awards will recognize teens who have demonstrated initiative in the creation of new projects or the expansion of existing projects that embody the concept of tikkun olam (repairing the world). The Diller Family Foundation knows th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177330

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance Services for Victims of Domestic Violence a...

Deadline 01/08/19 LOI Date: 12/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, courts, legal services, and victim service providers to enhance services available to those affected by domestic violence and gender-based assault. Required registrations must be completed before applying. About the OVW Justice for Families Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178273

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19 Conference Date: 12/18/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers and Counselors for AP Class Enrichment

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of $500 to USA, Canada, and International teachers and counselors for necessary resources to enrich the instruction of AP classes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to, supplies, field trips, and materials. Funding may be used to assist high school teachers of any Advanced Placement subject.

GrantWatch ID#: 164646

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Provide Dental Care to Childr...

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and dental societies that offer dental health care to underserved children. Funding will support community-based efforts to serve children whose families are unable to afford dental care. Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children:...

GrantWatch ID#: 176925

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA and territories, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit community-centric organizations to promote social justice. The following funding priorities have been identified by the Funding Source: building movements toward social change, organizing to shift power, creating new structures, and d...

GrantWatch ID#: 176939

Grants and In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Parks to Install Permanent Shade S...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants and in-kind grants valued at up to $8,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, daycares, and city parks to install permanent shade structures in outdoor areas frequented by children and youth. Structures should be installed in locations that currently do not provide protection from the sun, including play...

GrantWatch ID#: 163815
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to strengthen the State of Israel, its connection with the USA, and to foster an affinity between young Jewish students or professionals and the State of Israel. Applicants must contact program staff more than two weeks prior to the deadline to apply in that cycle. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991
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Grants to USA K-12 Nonprofits and Schools for Soft Lacrosse Equipment Sets

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA K-12 schools for sets of soft lacrosse equipment. Funding is specifically intended to assist physical education teachers who are willing and eager to open a lacrosse unit in the phys-ed classroom. These grants are limited only to physical education classes. The US Lacrosse Soft Stick Lacrosse Equipment Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173934
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Change Initiatives that Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for social change initiatives to benefit Jewish women and girls. Funding is intended for programs that address issues in the following impact areas: leadership and education, economic empowerment, and legal advocacy/social justice. Organizations may request specific program support...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953
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Awards to USA Teachers and Professors for Notable Contributions to the Lives of Students

Deadline 12/31/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA teachers and professors who have made a significant positive impact on the lives of their students. Nominations are invited from the general public on behalf of K-12 teachers and college professors who have inspired them and helped them grow to become who they are today. About the Award: T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177611
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Organizations, Teachers and Youth for Neighborhood Wildlif...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $750 to USA, Canada, and Mexico organizations, schools, and youth for innovative neighborhood activities and events that incorporate birds, the arts, gardening, a science project, and community participation. Funding is intended for programs that inspire others to organize similar events in thei...

GrantWatch ID#: 177887

Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469

In-Kind Grants to USA High Schools and School Districts to Provide Needy Students with Home ...

Deadline 12/31/18

In-kind grants to USA and territories high schools and school districts to provide reliable, high-speed home internet access to eligible students. In addition to free internet access, students will receive free devices and content filters. Program owners will be responsible for identifying eligible students, distributing t...

GrantWatch ID#: 184908
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Education, Economic, and Community Development

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $25,000 to Maine nonprofits to improve the economic development, entrepreneurial health, and workforce in the Funding Source's service area. Compelling programs in education, arts and culture, health and wellness, and social services may also be considered. Awards will include support for prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Adults and Children with Disabilities to Endorse the Use of...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit health and human services organizations serving adults and children with disabilities to promote the use of person-first language. Proposals must describe how the applicant organization is unique and how its adoption of person-first language will make a positive impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 01/09/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research on Improving Outcomes and Reducing Inequality Among Am...

Deadline 01/09/19

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

Deadline 01/23/19 Conference Date: 01/09/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 177799
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Carry Out Educational Research ...

Deadline 03/07/19 LOI Date: 01/10/19

Grants to USA nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental research institutions and IHEs to partner with local education agencies for short-term evaluations of education interventions. Funding is intended for obtaining data that will inform LEAs regarding the efficacy of current educational interventions. The program is des...

GrantWatch ID#: 162952

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

Deadline 01/10/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Evaluate Education Interventions for Special...

Deadline 03/07/19 LOI Date: 01/10/19

Grants to USA nonprofit and governmental research institutions and IHEs to carry out evaluations of interventions for special education students. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. This program is intended to support rigorous evaluations of education interventions that st...

GrantWatch ID#: 182601
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Grants to USA Schools, Educators, and Volunteers for Physical Education and Fitness Projects

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $500 to USA schools, volunteers, and educators to promote physical education and fitness. Proposals will be considered based on need and creativity. Priority will be given to projects that serve larger numbers of students, innovative projects aimed at improving physical education or fitness, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177355

Grants to USA Individual Investigators for Research Projects on Hearing Disorders

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA individual investigators for research on hearing and balance disorders. Priority is given to new investigators and to projects that are underfunded and under-researched. New and innovative projects developed by established scientists will also be considered. The primary purpose of HHF Emer...

GrantWatch ID#: 165410
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Grants to USA Middle and High Schools in Multiple States to Defray the Cost of Athletics Pro...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to USA public middle schools and high schools in multiple states to support athletic programs that are in danger of closing due to reduced budgets. Funding is intended to support athletics programs through the purchase of new equipment or paying for competition travel costs. Eligib...

GrantWatch ID#: 177219
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Grants to Maine Schools and Libraries in Eligible Areas to Teach Children About the Local Env...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants of up to $300 to Maine schools and libraries to educate children in eligible towns about the local environment. Funding is intended to teach children, as future leaders, about their natural world. All applicants must be located within the service area of the Funding Source: Bridgton, Casco, Denmark, Harrison, Naple...

GrantWatch ID#: 177364
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/15/19

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Direct Services that Benefit Youth-At-Risk

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations for direct services that support youth-at-risk. Funding is intended for organizations that can demonstrate measurable outcomes and sustainable long-term benefits for youth-at-risk. Grants are intended for direct services such as: - After-school and mentoring progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 179064

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: hunger relief, shelter and housing, self-sufficiency, arts and culture, disaster reli...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

In-Kind Grants to USA Educators, Schools, and Nonprofits in the Contiguous States for Hands-...

Deadline 01/15/19

In-kind grants to USA educators, schools, and nonprofits in the 48 contiguous states to provide students with hands-on science, technology, and environmental learning opportunities. Formal and informal educators may request one of four learning kits from the funding source. Each kit is designed to engage students in projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 183800

Grants to USA Organizations to Implement Yoga and Creative Arts Programming for Teen Girls in...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to USA organizations to implement specialized creative arts and yoga programs for marginalized adolescent girls in juvenile detention centers and rehabilitation facilities. Applicants should contact the Funding Source to receive additional information prior to submitting an application. Recipients will receive speci...

GrantWatch ID#: 184867
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Public Organizations, and Tribal Agencies to Increase Legal Service...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 01/17/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, Territorial organizations, Tribal governments and organizations, and publicly funded organizations to increase legal services available for victims of gender-based violence. Applicants must initiate required registrations two weeks before applying. The Legal Assistance for Vict...

GrantWatch ID#: 166867
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Grants to USA and Quebec Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in the Coös County, New Hampshire...

Deadline 01/17/19

Grants starting at $20,001 to Coös County, New Hampshire and surrounding communities nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for community revitalization activities. Applicants must submit a concept paper in advance of a full proposal. Funding is intended to support projects throughout the County as well...

GrantWatch ID#: 176743

Grants to USA and Quebec Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in the Coös County, New Hampshire...

Deadline 01/17/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Coös County, New Hampshire and bordering communities nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for community revitalization activities. Funding is intended to support projects throughout the County as well as in bordering communities in Maine, Vermont, and Quebec. Eligible applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 180453
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Grants to USA Schools and Organizations in Eligible Regions for Technology to Assist Individ...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of up to $7,500 to USA schools and organizations in eligible regions that serve individuals with autism, and that have an established technology program in place, or have expressed an interest in starting a program using the iPad or other technology tools. Funding is intended to help fill the financial and technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 162737

Grants to USA Nonprofit Child Advocacy Organizations to Develop Regional Centers to Address ...

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit children's advocacy agencies and organizations to develop regional advocacy centers to assist communities in addressing child abuse and neglect. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Overview The OJJDP FY 2019 Victims of Chil...

GrantWatch ID#: 167841
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Arts, Education, Health, and Environment

Deadline 04/01/19 LOI Date: 01/25/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Florida, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects, operating, and capital support that will benefit underserved communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Focus areas include arts and culture, education, the e...

GrantWatch ID#: 181397