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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Integrate Arts and Culture into Social and Ci...

Deadline 08/08/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofits and government entities for collaborative projects that integrate arts, design, and culture into community development initiatives. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that promote systemic changes t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA State Agencies and Service Providers to Expand and Develop Dementia-Capable Ser...

Deadline 08/13/19

Grants to USA and territories state government agencies and community-based private and public service providers to develop and expand dementia-capable home and community-based services. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. All successful applicants are required to dedicate 50% of the total program bu...

GrantWatch ID#: 183745

Grants to USA Nonprofit Community Housing Organizations Serving Rural and Native American Pop...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit community development and housing organizations, Tribes, and Tribal housing entities and authorities serving rural areas to strengthen capacity to implement housing programs for low-income residents. An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 186268

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

Deadline 07/26/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 186196

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Island Nonprofit Community Development and Housing Org...

Deadline 09/09/19 LOI Date: 07/24/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Island nonprofit community development and housing organizations to strengthen capacity and increase their ability to develop and execute housing programs for low-income residents. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 186267

Grants to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations to Increase Access to Treatment for Opioid Use...

Deadline 08/06/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA tribes and tribal organizations to address the opioid epidemic impacting tribal communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to increase access to culturally-appropriate and evidence-based treatment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183970

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

Deadline 07/20/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180926

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives and organizations that are national in scope. Applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Services, Education, and Research Related to HIV and AIDS

Deadline 08/23/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a range of programs and projects addressing HIV and AIDS. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding may be requested for HIV and AIDS-related education, research, and care and direct services. Requests from throughout the county are consider...

GrantWatch ID#: 173945

In-Kind Services, Fundraising Opportunities, and Cash Prizes to USA, Canada, and Internationa...

Deadline 07/26/19

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. The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175350

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 10/18/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application Important chan...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Animal-Assisted Humane Education

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs related to humane education. Funding in the current grant cycle is intended for programs that promote humane education by using animal-assisted activities to nurture empathy, compassion, and respect for living beings. To be e...

GrantWatch ID#: 184881

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

Deadline 07/29/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grant to a USA Local Government of a Small Community to Redevelop Commercial Districts and I...

Deadline 07/30/19

Grant to a USA or territories city, county, township, or special district government of a small community (under 50,000 residents) to renovate traditional or historic Main Street areas or business districts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to replac...

GrantWatch ID#: 159643

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

Deadline 07/31/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 128909

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

Deadline 07/31/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178391

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

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit to Support People Who are Visually Impai...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grant of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization or charity for services that support people who are visually impaired or blind. Applicants must create an organizational profile prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that provide services that assist individuals with visual impair...

GrantWatch ID#: 182665

Grants to Maine Organizations for Environmental and Wildlife Conservation

Deadline 08/20/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to Maine non-governmental organizations to promote the conservation of open spaces and wildlife. Applicants must both contact the appropriate sponsoring agency and submit an application summary prior to applying. Program categories include the conservation of fish and wildlife habitat, endangered species, conservati...

GrantWatch ID#: 174451
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Agencies to Increase Veterinary Care for Underserved...

Deadline 08/28/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs that increase access to veterinary care for underserved companion animals. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to increase health opportunities for under-resourced pets and their peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 185753
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Grants to New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Operating Expen...

Deadline 09/27/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for general operating expenses. A concept paper is required prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for salary, program costs, overhead expenses, equipment purchases, and any other aspect of the organization’s annual...

GrantWatch ID#: 185913

Grants to USA Jazz Artists to Conduct Live Performance Tours in Local Communities

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual jazz artists to conduct tours that bring live jazz music to a variety of venues across the country. Funding is intended to support 3-to-6-site touring routes for both emerging and established mid-career jazz musicians who perform solo or play within a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117
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Grants to Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Hospitals, Labs, and Agencies for Computer Technolog...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, hospitals, laboratories, and agencies for computer technology projects that promote biomedical research. Funding is intended to support community involvement in the development, growth, and maintenance of open source software for scientific purpose...

GrantWatch ID#: 186430

Grants to USA and Russia Professionals for Exchange Programs Addressing Social Entrepreneurs...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants of up to $1,200 plus travel expenses to USA and Russia individual professionals for collaborative efforts addressing urgent social problems. Funding is intended to support participation in 3-week exchange programs, and the subsequent presentation of newfound knowledge in the participant's home country, focusing on t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186347
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Grants to USA CDCs to Support Social Enterprises that Provide Economic Opportunities for Low...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community development corporations to support the development of social enterprises that create business and employment opportunities for low-income families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The Community Development Corporations funded unde...

GrantWatch ID#: 186350
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote Gainful Employment for At-Risk Yo...

Deadline 08/06/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, schools, and tribes to provide pre-apprenticeship services in support of occupational skills training, education, and employment services for at-risk youth between the ages of 16 and 24. Required registrations can take up to four weeks. Parti...

GrantWatch ID#: 128055
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Fellowships to USA Native American Leaders to Benefit Indigenous People Living on Reservation...

Deadline 09/13/19 Conference Date: 08/06/19

Fellowships of $50,000 to USA Native American leaders to benefit Indigenous people and their communities in urban areas or on reservations. Funding is intended to support living expenses, conference registration, travel, tuition, equipment, and childcare. This fellowship is intended to support Native knowledge holders a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186227

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Health Programs

Deadline 08/09/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for ongoing community health programming with measurable and proven outcomes. Funding is intended for traditional or nontraditional approaches to solving problems in public health. This may include the provision of services directly to people, as well as programs tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 171948
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Award to a USA Individual or Team for an Exceptional Program that Addresses Health Inequities

Deadline 08/09/19

Award to a USA individual or team of individuals to recognize the successful implementation of a program that utilizes systems change to address health inequities. Eligible programs should address one of the following areas: education, income, access to quality care, employment, housing, community environment, and public s...

GrantWatch ID#: 186295

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Projects Serving Public Audiences

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for a range of humanities projects serving the general public. Funding is intended for in-person programs and projects that explore humanities disciplines, including literature, history, ethics, and art history. This program supports projects in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Rad...

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of humanities-related media projects. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations at least two to six weeks before the deadline. The Media Projects: Deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 08/15/19

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

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

Deadline 08/15/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180624
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs Related to Human Services, Youth, and Vet...

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 184172

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Capital Support and Rental Subsidies for Low-Income Elderly Hou...

Deadline 08/28/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and consumer cooperatives to provide capital funding and rental subsidies to develop and operate supportive housing for low-income elderly populations (ages 62 and older). Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 185759

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

Deadline 08/30/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174315

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

Deadline 08/30/19

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

Awards to Maine Nonprofit Board Members in Eligible Areas to Recognize Innovation and Passion...

Deadline 08/30/19

Awards of $5,000 to Maine nonprofit organization board leaders in communities served by the funding source to recognize outstanding leadership. Eligible nominees are those that demonstrate innovation, passion, and resourcefulness in board leadership, which has resulted in the organization's financial stability, growth, or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184198
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Assist Human Trafficking Victim...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, local governments, IHEs, and housing authorities to address the human service and housing needs of human trafficking victims and provide technical support to program providers. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. This grant is for two separate programs: the Huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 186409

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

Deadline 08/31/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects and Educational Programs to Promote Environmental Activ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for innovative projects to educate and inspire individuals, communities, and organizations to engage in environmental activism. Funding is intended for pilot, model, and demonstration projects that seek to change attitudes and behaviors about environmental issues. The Foundation par...

GrantWatch ID#: 145380

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

Deadline 09/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 161907

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 09/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174462

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

Deadline 09/01/19

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

Deadline 09/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178891

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/19 LOI Date: 09/01/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This fund provides a way fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

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

Deadline 09/10/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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In-Kind Grants of Mentorship, Office Space, and Entrepreneurial Assistance to USA, Canada, an...

Deadline 10/08/19 Conference Date: 09/12/19

In-kind grants of mentorship and free office space to USA, Canada, and International health-based startups to promote entrepreneurial potential. The program's goal is to bring together health startups with entrepreneurs for the purpose of solving problems, promoting innovation, and transforming healthcare. The MassChalleng...

GrantWatch ID#: 184898