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Grants to USA Indian Tribes and Native Villages to Improve the Programs and Services of Elig...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA Indian tribes, Alaska native villages, regional corporations, and village corporations to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Applicants should allow at least two weeks to complete the registration process to apply. Successful Enhancement grant proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Facilitate the Reintegration of Former Offenders

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and Indian tribes to offer reentry programs and services for individuals returning from incarceration and former offenders. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: Over 2.1 million individuals are inc...

GrantWatch ID#: 154960

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Health, Nutrition, Homeless...

Deadline 05/21/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, municipalities, public agencies, schools, and tribes to benefit underserved, vulnerable, or disadvantaged communities. Initial applications are due April 9. Program areas include education, health care, nutrition support, homelessness, and related lega...

GrantWatch ID#: 182979

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Businesses to Create Public He...

Deadline 04/26/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, IHEs, agencies, and businesses for initiatives to create partnerships between organizations and research teams for the purpose of developing research in population well-being, health, and equity. Funding is intended to catalyze research partnerships that result in rigorously design...

GrantWatch ID#: 183305

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Re...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, arts, and culture. The Foundation makes both program and operating grants and...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Land Grant IHEs to Help Farmers and Farm Workers with Disabilities

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA cooperative extensions at qualifying land grant colleges and universities for programs to assist farm workers, farmers, and farm family members with disabilities. The purpose of this program is to help beneficiaries succeed in the agricultural industry. Program elements include education, marketing, networkin...

GrantWatch ID#: 154693

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Advance Immigrant Welfare and Address Human Trafficking and Dome...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for innovative solutions to address human trafficking, domestic violence, and the well-being of poor immigrants in the United States. Eligible organizations are those that offer creative solutions to immigrant-related problems, advance immigrant welfare, and ultimately help immigrants ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157409

Award to a USA Nonprofit for Excellence in Innovation and Highly Effective Programming

Deadline 04/30/18

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. The judges will also consider the amount of promise an organization shows to further leverage the discipline of innovation based on w...

GrantWatch ID#: 171667

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

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

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

Deadline 04/30/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Enable Companion Pets to Stay with Their Families

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that enable families and their pets to stay together. Priority is given to programs that offer solutions to avoid separation or surrender of companion pets from their homes. Some of the programs typically funded include: -Basic veterinary care for financially-challenge...

GrantWatch ID#: 180600

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Environmental Education, Conservation, and Stewardship

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote a positive relationship between people and their natural environment. The Foundation has supported projects such as environmental education, water testing, and land easements and acquisitions. The Foundation evaluates proposals according to the following criter...

GrantWatch ID#: 180992

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Children and Families, the Environment, and Disenfranchi...

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Programs should address issues affecting children and families, the environment, and disenfranchised groups. Specifically, Singing for Change looks for groups that...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499

Fellowships to USA and Canada Social Entrepreneurs for Leadership Training and Wilderness Ex...

Deadline 05/01/18

Fellowships to USA and Canada young social entrepreneurs for a 12-month experience to build character and business skills. The fellowship includes fundraising support, mentoring, and wilderness-based programs that teach business skills and leadership while building a lifelong support network. Preference will be given t...

GrantWatch ID#: 163352

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Life Outcomes for Vulnerable Children

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to promote better learning, economic, and health outcomes for children ages 0-8, with an emphasis on vulnerable communities. This program supports advocacy, policymaker leadership, and research to achieve these goals. The Alliance for Early Success is a catalyst...

GrantWatch ID#: 171736

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 05/01/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Prizes to USA and International Youth Teams for Innovative Projects that Improve Personal He...

Deadline 05/01/18

Prizes starting at $100 to USA and international youth teams ages 4-18 to help solve a real life problem. Students will enter a competition and present innovative ideas on improving personal health through wellness and healing. This annual competition inspires youth from around the world to use creativity, kindness, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 180979

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Adaptive Sports Programs for V...

Deadline 05/02/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs for the planning, development, management, and implementation of adaptive sports programs serving disabled Veterans and Armed Forces members. For the purpose of this program, adaptive sports activities include: (1) Instru...

GrantWatch ID#: 180970

Grants to USA Organizations to Improve Judicial Response to Child Abuse and Neglect

Deadline 05/03/18

Grants to USA organizations to improve the justice system's response to child neglect, abuse, exploitation, and trafficking. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program will support the development of training and technical assistance to improve t...

GrantWatch ID#: 155069

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit People, Animals, and the Environment

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that support individual passions around people, animals, and the environment. The funding source is committed to strengthening communities and helping people in communities where the funding source has a business presence.

GrantWatch ID#: 164147

Grants to Maine Nonprofit Organizations to Advance Children's Health in Underserved Communiti...

Deadline 06/20/18 LOI Date: 05/04/18

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $15,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that advance children's health. Letters of Interest are due by May 4, 2018. In general, the funding source looks for proposals that address Maine’s poorest and most underserved populations, such as low-income and rural comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180626
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Grants to Maine Local Governments for Public Services Benefitting Low and Moderate Income Ho...

Deadline 06/22/18 LOI Date: 05/04/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine local governments for a range of public services to meet the needs of local communities. LOIs are due no later than May 4. The purpose of this program is to address business resource needs and community needs by supporting operating expenses, program materials, and equipment that will benef...

GrantWatch ID#: 182881

Grants to Maine Local Governments to Replace and Install Underground Petroleum Tanks

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine local governments to defray the cost of replacing petroleum tanks. The purpose of this program is to mitigate hazards to the general public’s health and safety. Funding may be used for the removal of existing petroleum tanks, the purchase of new tanks, and the installation of a new tank b...

GrantWatch ID#: 182882

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals to Evaluate Crime Vic...

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and individuals to evaluate specific crime victims services, such as legal assistance, housing, and technology-based services. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183306

Grants to a USA National Organizations to Train Attorneys Involved in the Prosecution of Chi...

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants to USA national organizations to provide a nationwide technical assistance and training program for attorneys and others involved in the prosecution of child abuse cases. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ...

GrantWatch ID#: 154574

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

Deadline 05/10/18

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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Grants to USA Individuals for Playground Equipment to Encourage Active Outside Play for Chil...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants of $20,000 to USA individuals for playground equipment for parks in their communities to encourage kids to play outside. Funding is intended to provide the places, inspiration, and tools to make play a priority and encourage fit and active lifestyles. A public vote will determine the five winners of the grant. Ea...

GrantWatch ID#: 154727

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Building Projects and Community Improvements

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants starting at $2,001 to USA nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies in the Funding Source's service area for high-need community improvement projects. Funding may be used for projects such as grounds improvements, building upgrades and renovations, technology upgrades, as well as safety improvements. Lowe...

GrantWatch ID#: 180939
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs and Agencies to Address Vision Loss and Impair...

Deadline 05/12/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nongovernment organizations, government agencies, and others to address major reversible and preventable causes of blindness, and to assist individuals affected by vision loss and impairment. Applicants must consult with program staff when preparing an application. The mission o...

GrantWatch ID#: 147322

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Coordinated Responses to Child...

Deadline 05/14/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, institutions of higher education, and government agencies to enhance interventions in child abuse cases within the justice system. Applicants are advised to create or verify required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183425
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Young Adults Through Arts and Environmental ...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, with preference given to Michigan organizations, for programs that will benefit children through young adults. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of environmental stewardship, performing arts, and visual arts. Organizations must have strong board involvement and competent leadership. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 143301

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Economic Independence for Refugees

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for projects to help low-income refugees establish and maintain financial assets. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Purpose and Objectives: The Refugee IDA P...

GrantWatch ID#: 153104

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Help Refugees Establish Childcare Businesses

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to help refugees achieve financial self-sufficiency through the establishment of small, family childcare businesses. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program Bac...

GrantWatch ID#: 154967
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 05/15/18

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

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Economic Development, Children's Welfare, and Social Services

Deadline 05/15/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Human Services, Individuals with Disabilities, and Youth

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit human services organizations working with youth and individuals with disabilities. Applications will be considered from organizations that deliver innovative care or are working to develop new models and ideas for doing so. The Foundation supports organizations work...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Grants to USA Nonprofit Domestic Violence Shelters to Offer On-Site Pet Housing

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide emergency shelter to domestic violence victims to offer pet housing to beneficiaries. This grant seeks to fill critical funding gaps to enable domestic violence shelters to provide co-sheltering options for survivors and their pets. Grants may be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182244
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Grants to USA Domestic Violence Shelters to Arrange Housing for the Pets of Shelter Benefici...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit domestic violence shelters to collaborate with local animal welfare organizations to offer off-site housing for pets of shelter beneficiaries. Partner organizations could include rescue sanctuaries or animal shelters. Funding will be used to build housing at the animal shelter facil...

GrantWatch ID#: 183121
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support Child and Youth Traffic...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs for the provision of mentoring services for youth and children victims of trafficking and exploitation. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: The purpo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183393
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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits for Educational Programs to Benefit People with Dow...

Deadline 05/18/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations that are funding source members for educational programming to improve the lives of people with Down syndrome. Educational programs may be aimed at medical professionals, self-advocates, parents, and teachers. The proposal must be for a new educational ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153789
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Grants to USA Community Programs and Hospitals for Gynecological Cancer Patient Support Servi...

Deadline 05/18/18

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $60,000 to USA community-based programs, cancer centers, and hospitals with a large number of gynecological cancer patients to develop cancer support programs. Funding is intended for medical and other support services and may be used to cover the cost of the program coordinator'...

GrantWatch ID#: 153790
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, Schools, and IHEs for Small-Scale Humanities...

Deadline 05/18/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, schools, and IHEs for small-scale public humanities projects. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Support is available for projects such as exhibits, reading and discussion programs, lecture a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179067
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Community-Wide ...

Deadline 05/21/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals for research to produce community-scale, sustainable reductions in violence. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Overview: The purpose of this solic...

GrantWatch ID#: 178608

Grants to USA Agencies for Services to Incarcerated Parents with Children Under the Age of 18

Deadline 05/22/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies to expand services for incarcerated parents with children under the age of 18. Applicants are advised to create or verify required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Funding is intended to support family engagement strategies that promote communication and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183426
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Awards to Recognize the Founders of USA Nonprofit Organizations that Serve Women and Children

Deadline 05/24/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to recognize the founders of USA nonprofit social impact organizations that serve low and middle-income women and children. The organization's mission must have a primary objective related to improving health, education, esteem, or related to social reform. These Awards are intended to recogni...

GrantWatch ID#: 181511
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Grants to USA Government Agencies for Coaching Strategies to Promote Employment for Needy Fa...

Deadline 05/29/18

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands human services agencies to increase employment outcomes for needy families receiving temporary assistance. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Agencies will help beneficiaries improve employment o...

GrantWatch ID#: 183421
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Grants to USA Government Agencies to Promote Employment for Needy Families

Deadline 05/29/18

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands human services agencies to enhance the employment outcomes for needy families receiving temporary assistance. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Agencies will participate in technical assistance...

GrantWatch ID#: 183422
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects that Impact Students and the Community

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA K-12 public school teachers to support innovative educational projects that have the potential to prepare students for the future and make a lasting impact on the community. Teachers will enter this contest with their ideas and compete for grants during a public voting period in October 2018. Previously f...

GrantWatch ID#: 157473