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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Grief Support Services to Underserved Children and...

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants of up to $25,000 per year and grants of up to $50,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations to increase the availability of grief support services for underserved children and youth. The purpose of this grant is to expand programs to support bereaved children and teens who are not currently benefiting from existin...

GrantWatch ID#: 173692

Grants to USA Native-Led Nonprofits, Agencies, and Community Organizations for Programs Relat...

Deadline 04/09/19

Grants starting at $75,000 to USA Native-led nonprofits, agencies, and community organizations for programs focusing on health and nutrition. Funding is intended to support Native-based advocacy efforts to promote innovative policies and policymaking ideas that will benefit Native American nutrition and health by improvin...

GrantWatch ID#: 185549

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Promote Cancer Detection and Prev...

Deadline 03/25/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies located outside of the Washington DC metro area to promote early cancer detection, screening, prevention education, and vaccination. Funding is intended to support the development and implementation of both new and currently existing c...

GrantWatch ID#: 133776

Grants to USA and Israel Organizations to Impact Jewish Communities and Empower Women and Gir...

Deadline 03/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $40,000 to USA and Israel organizations for creative, impactful projects within the Jewish community. The Fund supports projects that take a problem-solving approach to issues in the areas of spiritual leadership, Jewish communal life, education, and social justice, with a particular focus o...

GrantWatch ID#: 168719

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

Deadline 03/25/19

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Impro...

Deadline 03/25/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profit companies, agencies, and IHEs for innovative solutions for the control and elimination of tropical diseases. Funding is intended for creative ideas (digital or non-digital) that will enhance the quality of information related to neglected tropical diseases and...

GrantWatch ID#: 185426

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 03/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofits to address environmental issues, specifically the protection of clean drinking water resources, as well as efforts to challenge the development of natural gas use and infrastructure in New York State. Funding is intended for projects that promote enforceable water policies and that advance cleaner ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Organizations, Local Governments and Associations, and R...

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and in-kind donations to USA local governments, downtown associations, parks and recreation areas, business improvement districts, and other organizations to reduce cigarette litter. Additional funding for 2019 is intended to provide both portable and permanent ash receptacles in communities with ri...

GrantWatch ID#: 185463

Grants to USA IHE Faculty for Curricula Related to Interfaith Practices and Themes

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA university and college faculty across a range of disciplines to develop or revise coursework that promotes interfaith concepts. Funding is intended for innovative curricula that advance interfaith studies and pedagogies with new and intensive approaches. Grant awards are meant to support grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 185465

Grants to USA Professional Football Players and Coaches to Host Free Football Summer Camps f...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,500 to USA professional football players and coaches (both current and former) to organize and host free, non-contact youth football summer camps. First-time coaches are required to complete an online course on heat, hydration, and concussion prevention. Funding is intended to support costs...

GrantWatch ID#: 141392

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

Deadline 03/31/19

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

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 03/31/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435

Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants of up to $500 to USA and territories public schools, preschools, Head Start programs, and public libraries to implement creative educational projects. This program provides an opportunity for teachers and librarians to present special projects outside the usual curriculum, or to engage students in meeting curricular...

GrantWatch ID#: 178591

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Exceptional Dedication to Improving...

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize extraordinary efforts to improve the lives of vulnerable children. Recipients must have an NGO, nonprofit, or charity organization devoted to the cause of providing exceptional services to children. Candidates may submit a nomination ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178778

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Benefit Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for scientific, charitable, and educational programs and projects that support veterans. Funding will be provided for grassroots start up projects that directly benefit veterans and their families. Projects that demonstrably benefit veterans and develop a track record of providing need...

GrantWatch ID#: 179959

Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits for General Support and Capital Projects in Jewish Commu...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations for high-quality programming, general support, or capital projects within Jewish communities. Funding in the USA is primarily intended for Miami, Florida organizations. Eligible requests may be for the following types of programs: - Jewish Education (formal and informal) ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180526

Awards to USA Individuals Ages 50 and Over for Creating Positive Social Impact

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $5,000 and $60,000 to USA and territories individuals ages 50 and older to recognize recent efforts to make a positive social impact. Strong consideration will be given to candidates working to address areas that are of particular concern to the Funding Source, specifically: intergenerational work; rethinking th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to USA Individuals and Nonprofits for Projects that Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA individuals and nonprofit organizations for original ideas and innovative projects that will lead to the advancement of scholarship in the area of the arts. An LOI is required before being invited to submit a proposal. The Foundation funds projects that align with their mission to challenge and shift perc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201
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Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging between $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Disadv...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on humanitarian support, the environment, disadvantaged children, arts and culture, education, and animal welfare. Preference will be given to those organizations, individuals, and/or initiatives that will stand the test o...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766

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

Deadline 04/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 169671

Grants to USA Community Organizations and Libraries for Storytelling Programs for Native Pop...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of $750 to USA and Territories community organizations and libraries serving Asian Pacific American and American Indian or Alaska Native families and children for storytelling programs. The literacy program explores and celebrates these cultures through oral traditions, books, and art to provide an interactive, enr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173301

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Health, Human Services, Arts, Cul...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Florida, Georgia, Colorado, and New England nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs related to the environment, education, arts and culture, health, and human services. Programs that address women's issues or individuals living with AIDS are of particular interest,...

GrantWatch ID#: 174466

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve Access to Therapeutic Massage...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to provide therapeutic bodywork and massage to marginalized groups. Funding is also available to provide massage services in places where it is not yet available. By providing massage services and therapy, grant recipients will hel...

GrantWatch ID#: 178262

Grants to New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life in Eli...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies in eligible communities for activities that enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support new programs and projects that benefit locations within the Foundation’s service area. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178459
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In-Kind Grants to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas for New Children's Books

Deadline 04/01/19

In-kind grants valued at $400 to $800 to USA public libraries and tribal libraries in rural areas to acquire brand new, high quality, hardcover children's books. Recipients will be able to choose which books are best suited for their community from a list of over 500 books, including award-winning and star-reviewed titles ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Culture, Community, and Emergency Ser...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to Maine nonprofits, agencies, and institutions providing community and social services to the residents of Buxton and the surrounding areas. Funding is intended to support local fire and police departments, schools, parks and recreational facilities, libraries and museums, shelters for children, the homeless, abuse...

GrantWatch ID#: 179066

Grants to Maine Nonprofits to Address the Basic Needs of Economically Disadvantaged Residents

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations for programs that address the basic needs of economically disadvantaged communities. Eligible program areas include shelter, food, clothing, transportation, and mental and physical health. Funding is intended to support the direct provision of client services as oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180487

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Substance Abuse and Addiction Recovery Services

Deadline 04/02/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit recovery community organizations (RCOs) to provide long-term substance abuse and addiction recovery services. Funding is intended to promote the enhancement, development, delivery, and expansion of qualifying recovery support services. Funding may also be used for education and outre...

GrantWatch ID#: 181554
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Awards to USA Financial Advisors to Recognize Positive Charitable Impacts on their Communit...

Deadline 04/05/19

Awards of $10,000, $40,000 and $50,000 to recognize USA financial advisors that are making positive charitable impacts on their communities. Nominations are invited on behalf of financial advisors who have shown significant dedication, contribution, leadership, inspiration, and impact on a nonprofit and the community that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180222

Grants USA Libraries and Organizations in Eligible New England States to Increase Access to H...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to New England libraries and organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont to increase access to health information. Funding is intended to improve technology access to and delivery of health information for Network Members, health professionals, and con...

GrantWatch ID#: 185355

Grants to USA Organizations in Eligible New England States for Projects that Advance Health I...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New England libraries and member organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont for collaborative activities that improve health information resources. Funding is intended to support short-term outreach projects that involve advancing health informati...

GrantWatch ID#: 185357

Grants to USA Libraries and Organizations in Eligible New England States for Technology that ...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New England libraries and member organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont to promote access to health information. Funding is intended enhance technology delivery of the funding source's research program and health literacy information in public...

GrantWatch ID#: 185358

Grants to USA Libraries in Eligible New England States for Outreach Programs Related to Healt...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to New England libraries in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont to promote access to health information. Funding is intended support public libraries in outreach projects that involve education and information about the funding source's research program and he...

GrantWatch ID#: 185359
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Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 04/09/19

Grants averaging $250 to USA artists to support creative projects. Funding is intended to assist with expenses such as recording studio time, performances, art supplies, exhibits, project-related expenses, and residencies. This grant is open to artists of any discipline. Artists may also apply for community service proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 184176

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underserved Communities

Deadline 04/11/19

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underserved populations. Applications are invited for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of arts programming that emphasize the potential of the arts in community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

Award to a USA Media Exhibit, Program, or Written Work for Raising Awareness of the History ...

Deadline 04/15/19

Award of $1,000 to a USA media exhibit, written work, or public program for an outstanding project that has enhanced public appreciation of North American West history. The prize is awarded to projects that contribute to a broader public reflection and appreciation of the past or serve as a model of professional public his...

GrantWatch ID#: 160702

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

Deadline 04/15/19

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
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Grants to USA Colleges and Universities to Support Interfaith Cooperation on Campus

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of $4,000 to USA colleges and universities to support programs that promote interfaith cooperation on campus. Funding is intended to eliminate obstacles, bridge differences, and advance sustainable activities that address divisive political, religious, and cultural issues that impact the United States. IFYC encourag...

GrantWatch ID#: 185464

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Quick-Action Projects to Improve Communities

Deadline 04/17/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for quick-action projects to improve local communities. Funding areas include transportation, public spaces, housing, smart cities, and other community elements. Applications are invited for projects that will help the community become more livable. AARP wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 185431
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Residency to a USA, Canada, or International Photographer to Work in Raleigh, North Carolina...

Deadline 04/19/19

Residency totaling $45,000 to a USA, Canada, or International photographer to work and live for ten months in the Raleigh-Wake County, North Carolina community. The photographer must currently live outside of Wake County. Funding is intended to make photography more accessible to the local community. During the residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 185532
NEW

Grants to USA Individuals Affiliated with Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, or For-Profits in the ...

Deadline 04/23/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 175200
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In-Kind Services, Fundraising Opportunities, and Cash Prizes to USA, Canada, and Internationa...

Deadline 04/26/19

In-kind services, fundraising opportunities, and cash prizes of up to $3,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to increase fundraising capacity. Matching concessions for organization donors and additional prizes for successful participants will also be provided. This opportunity provides eligibl...

GrantWatch ID#: 175350
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Donation of a Solar Water Purifier to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit, For-Profit,...

Deadline 04/26/19

Donation of an off-grid solar water purifier to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization, public agency, private company, social enterprise, or activist group. Qualifying applicants will conduct a high impact community project requiring water purification and solar electricity, with the project focused on an ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185568
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, Churches, and Agencies to Upgrade Football Field Turf and...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $20,000 and grants of $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, churches, and municipalities to upgrade football field synthetic turf and lighting. Funding is intended to provide high quality, long lasting football fields to disadvantaged communities and to help create a better, safer game for football ath...

GrantWatch ID#: 142034
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits to Address Environmental and Social Needs

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations for innovative solutions for a wide variety of environmental and social challenges. Programs must align with the following three focus areas: the environment, heritage conservation, and social justice. To date, the Prize has funded twenty wildly creative solutions t...

GrantWatch ID#: 154397
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Advance Immigrant Welfare and Address Human Trafficking and Dome...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for innovative solutions to address human trafficking, domestic violence, and the well-being of low-income immigrants in the United States. Eligible organizations are those that offer creative solutions to immigrant-related problems, advance immigrant welfare, and ulti...

GrantWatch ID#: 157409
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Award to a USA Nonprofit for Excellence in Innovation and Effective Programming

Deadline 04/30/19

Award to a USA nonprofit organization that demonstrates excellence in innovation. The award is intended to honor organizations that utilize innovative practices to improve their performance. In addition to the award, 50 semifinalists will be given the opportunity to attend mini-courses full of practical tools and insights ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171667

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340
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Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 04/30/19

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