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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local and State Governments for Programs to Enhance Services to...

Deadline 06/27/19

Grants to USA and territories state, local, and tribal governments, and nonprofit organizations for projects to identify and enhance services for human trafficking victims. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several days to complete. Proposed projects should develop or enhance promising practices, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183837

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes to Improve Language Access Services for...

Deadline 06/26/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, community and faith-based organizations, IHEs, tribes, and public agencies to improve language access services for victims of crime, including individuals who are visually or hearing impaired or have limited English proficiency. Required registrations may take several days to complete. This pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 185859

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Implement Youth Violence Reduct...

Deadline 06/24/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, for-profits, and local, state, and tribal governments to implement youth violence reduction and anti-gang programs in regions experiencing high levels of youth gang violence. Required registrations may take several days to complete. OJJDP is seeking proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 185879

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, School Districts, and IHEs to Develop Famil...

Deadline 06/11/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, for-profits, school districts, government agencies, and IHEs to develop, implement, and evaluate strategies to strengthen families, including families at risk for child maltreatment. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183590

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/29/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement. In determining the winners of the RWJF Sports A...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Grants to USA State Administrative Agencies for Terrorism and Catastrophe Preparedness and P...

Deadline 05/29/19

Grants to USA and territories state administrative agencies to enable local, state, territorial, and tribal governments to prepare for and prevent acts of terrorism and other catastrophes. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The objective of the FY 2019 HSGP is to prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 155470

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and IHEs to Provide Technical Assistance to Distressed...

Deadline 05/29/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, businesses, and private institutes of higher education for technical assistance to distressed regions or cities. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Activities that are eligible for funding include disaster resilience and recovery in distressed areas, targeted p...

GrantWatch ID#: 185881

Grants to Maine Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Financial Education and Community Dev...

Deadline 05/30/19

Grants to Maine nonprofits for programs and projects that promote education, particularly in the area of financial literacy, in communities where the funding source operates. Funding priority will also be provided for community and economic development programs and initiatives, including programs that promote job creation,...

GrantWatch ID#: 176256

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects to Enhance the Welfare of You...

Deadline 05/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects aimed to enhance the welfare of infants and children up to age 7. Funding is intended to support early childhood play and education, early childhood welfare, and parenting education. The definition of Welfare includes physical and mental health, s...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Prizes to USA Student and Youth Teams to Work with a Nonprofit Organization on a Service Pro...

Deadline 05/31/19

Prizes to USA student and youth teams that partner with a nonprofit organization on a service project. Entries are accepted from student teams in grades 6-12, or students ages 11-18 who are members of local service organizations and clubs. Each team must have at least three students and a sponsoring teacher or adult superv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180684

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Social Welfare, Arts, Religion, and Medical Research ...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of special projects that promote the welfare of the public. Funding is intended to support requests that promote education, the arts, social welfare, medical research, and religion as determined by the Board of Trustees.

GrantWatch ID#: 180745

Grants to USA Medical Schools for Student-Led Mental Health Projects

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA medical schools for projects addressing substance abuse and mental health disorders. Funding is intended to support community programs initiated and led by medical students with a particular focus on disadvantaged minority populations. Activities may be conducted in partnership with community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180999

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit for Programs to Reduce Toxic Masculinity ...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grant of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit or charity to provide men and boys with alternatives to gender bias and toxic masculinity. Funding is intended to support sports mentoring, education services, and human services that effect positive social change in the behavior of men and boys toward women and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182665

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and depend on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and benefit their communities. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees of charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected cha...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Grants to USA and Russia Nonprofits and IHEs for Collaborative Projects in Public Health, Sc...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA and Russia nonprofit organizations, higher education institutions, and schools for collaborative projects that promote engagement, communication, and exchange of knowledge between the two countries. Interested applicants are required to submit a statement of interest prior to submitting a ful...

GrantWatch ID#: 185819

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont and the Northeast, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia but the foundation makes some gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in New England States for Education, Health, and Human ...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofits, agencies, and religious organizations for educational programs in New England. Funding may also be requested for health, human services, and education programs in Attleboro, Massachusetts. The Balfour Foundation supports: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179811

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs to Control the Population of ...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, public schools, state agencies, and Indian tribal governments to support programs and activities related to population control and management of cats and dogs. Funding is available for both projects and capacity building. Strong prefe...

GrantWatch ID#: 181476

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

Deadline 06/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grant to a USA Nonprofit to Administer a Foreign Exchange Program for Youth

Deadline 06/03/19

Grant to a USA public or private nonprofit organization to administer a foreign exchange program for youth. The organization will be expected to recruit and select participants, organize the three-week exchange programs, and provide follow-up programs in the participants' home communities. The Youth Ambassadors program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185761
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Increase Voter Participation and Citizen Education

Deadline 08/07/19 LOI Date: 06/05/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that promote increased voter participation and citizen education. Interested applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support nonpartisan projects aimed at furthering citizen inv...

GrantWatch ID#: 181037

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, Schools, and IHEs for Humanities Projects

Deadline 06/07/19

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants from $1,001 to $7,500 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, schools, and IHEs for a broad range of public humanities projects. Funding is intended for projects such as conferences, exhibits, films, websites, and other initiatives. There are two types of grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 176559

Grants to USA IHEs for Rural Family Health Education to Reduce Opioid Abuse

Deadline 06/10/19

Grants to USA land grant and Tribal colleges and universities for rural health education programming to address the reduction and/or prevention of opioid abuse and misuse. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Grant program proposals in the individual and family health education area are expected t...

GrantWatch ID#: 155310

Grants to USA Local and Tribal Agencies and Nonprofits to Transform Distressed Neighborhoods

Deadline 06/10/19

Grants to USA and territories local governments, nonprofit organizations, tribal entities, and public housing authorities to develop and implement plans to transform distressed neighborhoods. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding may be used for Planning Grants or Planning and Action Grants. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165747
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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 06/10/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Develop Services for Relative Caregivers

Deadline 06/12/19

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits to develop new services or expand existing services that support caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents to young relatives. Funding is intended to be used over a two-year period to develop the program activities. Priority will be given to organizations that have acces...

GrantWatch ID#: 183607
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/13/19

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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Fellowships and Grants to USA Leaders and Activists for Professional Support and for Programs...

Deadline 08/23/19 LOI Date: 06/13/19

Fellowships and grants of $50,000 to USA individual organizational leaders and activists for professional development, support, and coaching, and to strengthen programming. Funding is intended to increase the capacity of activities that promote environmental preservation, civil rights, refugee and immigrant rights, and wom...

GrantWatch ID#: 186021

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Health, Housing, Human Services, ...

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities in which the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Funds may be requested for general operating support, projects and programs, and capital su...

GrantWatch ID#: 175481
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Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Maine Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Youth a...

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $7,500 to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Maine nonprofits in eligible regions for programs and projects in the focus areas of arts, youth at risk, and wildlife protection. For the arts and youth at risk categories, programs must be located in the Boston area (inside 128) or the im...

GrantWatch ID#: 178111

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Charitable Activities

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for charitable, scientific, educational, literary, or religious purposes. Funding is also intended for the prevention of child abuse and cruelty to animals. Priority will be given to organizations where at least one member of the Foundation either resides or visits frequently, in order...

GrantWatch ID#: 181481
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Provide Self-Help Groups for Refugees

Deadline 06/18/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community organizations and agencies serving refugee populations to provide self-help groups for refugees. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support organizations whose board of directors is comprised of at least 60 percent...

GrantWatch ID#: 132451
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Grants to USA Private and Public Nonprofit Agencies to Promote Economic Independence for Ref...

Deadline 06/18/19

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit agencies for programs that provide eligible refugees with financial counseling, training, and matched savings accounts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The program represents an anti-poverty strategy built on asset accumulatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 153104
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Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants averaging $250 to USA and territories 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. Funding is intended to support artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 185827

Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, and Nonprofits to Reduce Violent Crime and Promote Safe Neighb...

Deadline 06/25/19

Grants to USA government agencies, educational institutions, nonprofits, faith-based or community organizations, and tribal governments to create task forces to reduce violent crime and promote safe neighborhoods. Applicants must verify or create the required registrations in advance of the deadline. With Project Safe ...

GrantWatch ID#: 123715

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Use Technology to Improve Services for Crime Victims

Deadline 06/25/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to enhance, create, or expand technology initiatives that improve access to services for victims of crime. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support initiatives that are national in scope, or regional initiatives with the potential for be...

GrantWatch ID#: 181668
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Daytime Programs for Individuals Affected b...

Deadline 06/26/19

Grants of $10,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for the development of new social model programs with an Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) and dementia-specific focus. Programs will provide daytime services for individuals affected by AD Disease and other dementias. Preference is given to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 123719
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 06/30/19

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 before submitting an online application. The Foundation’s philanthropic p...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 06/30/19

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

Deadline 06/30/19

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
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofit Entities to Provide Transitional Housing and Supportive Services for...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit entities including IHEs, and faith-based and community organizations for transitional housing and related supportive services for homeless youth and young adults ages 16 to 22. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide safety, perman...

GrantWatch ID#: 136742
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Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 07/01/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Veterans and Active Duty Service Members Who Have Been I...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support veterans and active duty service members who have combat-related physical and mental injuries. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Eligible programs will address the following areas: physical recove...

GrantWatch ID#: 158967
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Positively Impact Individuals in Need

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of activities to positively impact those in need. Funding is intended to assist organizations to create new services or expand existing services. Priority consideration will be based on the degree of impact the project will have on the lives of people in need and the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162355
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Grants to USA Public and Private Nonprofit Entities to Provide Counseling and Shelter Servic...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to USA public and private nonprofit entities, including IHEs, to provide community-based counseling and short-term shelter services for homeless and runaway youth (under 18 years). Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Pursuant to section 312(b)(1)(2) of the RHYA,...

GrantWatch ID#: 171943
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, envir...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Education, Economic, and Community Development

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000, and grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000, to Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire nonprofit organizations to promote economic development in the funding source's service area. In addition, creative programs in the areas of education, arts and culture, health and wellness, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Agencies and Networks for Street Intervention Programs for Homeless ...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit agencies, including IHEs, and agency networks for street-based outreach programs and services for homeless and runaway youth. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to provide intervention and prev...

GrantWatch ID#: 181551
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Youth Arts Education and Community Arts ...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants averaging $350 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, schools, and churches for community arts programs and services. Funding is intended to support youth arts education, arts services, community arts programs, and leadership training in order to enhance the capacity and strength of arts organizations over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185467