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Maine Grants for Minorities:  131 Minorities Grants for Maine.

Grants to nonprofits, schools & government agencies providing minority funding opportunities and for those working to achieve racial equality for minorities.

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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Faculty Affiliated with Hispanic-Serving IHEs for Humanities R...

Deadline 04/10/19

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA and Puerto Rico faculty and staff members affiliated with Hispanic-Serving IHEs for humanities research. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to strengthen the humanities at Hispanic-Serving Institutions by promoting humanities res...

GrantWatch ID#: 164800

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 Teachers, Teams of Teachers, and District Leaders to Promote Social and Emotion...

Deadline 03/22/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA teachers and teams of teachers, and grants of up to $25,000 to district leaders for projects that aim to improve systems to foster social and emotional skills in new and innovative ways for students in grades pre-K through 12. Funding is intended for either teacher-led projects or district-wid...

GrantWatch ID#: 181374

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, 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 in New England States for Conservation and Habitat Restoration Prog...

Deadline 04/25/19 Conference Date: 03/27/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofits, local, state, and municipal governments, Indian tribes, and educational institutions in eligible New England states for river and forest restoration programs. Funding is intended to restore and sustain forests and rivers that provide healthy habitat for diverse bird populations...

GrantWatch ID#: 181379

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

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 Nonprofits to Implement International Performing and Hip Hop Dance Arts Exchan...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to USA public and private nonprofit organizations to implement international arts exchange programs in the themes of performing arts and hip hop dance. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to create partnerships through professional development and artistic collaboration tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 142616

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 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 to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/19 LOI Date: 04/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

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 USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 04/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
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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 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 Loan Exhibitions that Promote the Study of National Art

Deadline 06/01/19 LOI Date: 04/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support loan exhibitions of national art. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support scholarly exhibitions that significantly strengthen the understanding and study of national art, including all facets...

GrantWatch ID#: 185442
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Fellowship to a USA Medical School Assistant Professor to Address Inequality in Healthcare or...

Deadline 04/05/19

Fellowship award of $25,000 to a USA assistant professor at an accredited medical school for a project addressing racial or ethnic inequality in healthcare or medical education. The fellowship recipient will be someone who displays a commitment to pursuing a career in academic medicine. In addition, this award recognizes a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159930

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 Training that Improves the Ski...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to New England libraries and organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont for training and education related to health information. Funding is intended to support participation in or the development of instructional programs that improve the knowledge a...

GrantWatch ID#: 185356

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Access to Healthy Food, Educate about Nutrition, and Sup...

Deadline 04/08/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to increase the organic food supply, advance education on childhood nutrition, provide hunger relief, and improve access to healthy, fresh food. Priority is given to programs in communities where the funding source has a business location. The Foundation supports nonpro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180232
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Law Firms, and Attorneys to Promote Human Rights and Economic Just...

Deadline 05/07/19 LOI Date: 04/09/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA small law firms, private attorneys, and nonprofits providing legal services to strengthen justice in the areas of poverty law, environmental justice, and civil and human rights. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Areas of focus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

Fellowships to USA Teachers, Writers, and Researchers for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 04/10/19

Fellowships of up to $60,000 per year to USA researchers, writers, and teachers to carry out advanced humanities research. Funding is intended for projects that display outstanding research and analysis, and clear and fluent writing. Applications must clearly express a project’s value to humanities scholars, general audi...

GrantWatch ID#: 151114
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Fellowships to USA Individual Scholars and IHE Faculty Members for Humanities Research Projec...

Deadline 04/10/19

Fellowships of up to $60,000 per year to USA individual scholars and faculty members at IHEs to carry out advanced humanities research. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that include digital expression and digital publication. To be eligible for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185380
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Incre...

Deadline 04/10/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profit companies, agencies, and IHEs to increase global demand for vaccinations. Funding is intended for innovative ideas that will help raise the number of vaccinated children worldwide. Approaches should provide practical knowledge about vaccines and vaccinations s...

GrantWatch ID#: 185425

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

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 Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Viole...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals to carry out research addressing stalking, dating violence, and gender-based assault. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. The purpose of this...

GrantWatch ID#: 183060
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Contracts for Services to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Develop Resource Centers ...

Deadline 04/16/19

Contracts for services to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and organizations to implement technical assistance and resource centers for court systems to improve drug treatment programs. Applicants are advised to complete required registrations as early as possible. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ),...

GrantWatch ID#: 185344
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Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 04/19/19

Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The fellow will work part-time at the Funding Source’s Washington, DC office and participate in the Philanthropy and Social Innovation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296
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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 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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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Provide Pro Bono Financial Planning Services to Underserved Popu...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $40,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide underserved groups with free financial planning services. Funding may be requested for new programs, proven and ongoing programs, or new financial planning components that will enhance an existing program. In the past, grants have supported p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180319
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Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations for Action Programs to Protect the Environment

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants typically ranging between $10,000 and $20,000 to USA grassroots organizations for programs that preserve the environment. Funding is intended to assist local activist groups in protecting frontline communities and local habitats. Eligible programs will be original, bold, action-directed, and committed to long-term c...

GrantWatch ID#: 185169

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants typically ranging between $15,000 and $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that use film and media as part of a campaign tool to promote environmental activism. Funding is intended to support campaigns that inspire audiences to become environmental activists through film and media. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 185170
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Reproductive Health Education Programs for Disadvantaged Young ...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to empower young women by providing healthy reproductive education. Emphasis is placed on programs serving women who lack access to unbiased information regarding reproductive health and their options in life. The Anna Lalor Burdick (ALB) Program supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898

Grants to USA Artists of Korean Heritage to Support the Creation and Exhibition of New Proje...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA artists of Korean heritage for the creation and exhibition of a specific project. Criteria for the grant include its impact on contemporary art and artistic merit. An ideal recipient is a mid-career artist with an impending project in need of financial assistance and a significant record of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158054
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Fellowships to USA Journalists for Reporting and Research on Economic, Political, and Social I...

Deadline 05/01/19

Fellowships of $8,000 per month to USA journalists for research and reporting on current issues in the social and political arena, including immigration reform, racial tensions, and educational inequalities. Applicants are expected to work with visiting scholars conducting research projects in these areas. In addition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174464
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to USA researchers at nonprofit institutions for investigations into practices and policies that improve the lives of American children and youth ages 5 - 25. Funding is intended to support research that generates change by contributing to a body of knowledge that can improve the lives of young people and reduce ine...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research on Improving Outcomes and Reducing Inequality Among Am...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research to benefit youth through reducing inequality. Funding is intended for evidence-based projects that use research in order to reduce inequality among USA youth, thereby improving their lives and helping all youth to succeed. Focus Areas: The Foundation’s mission is t...

GrantWatch ID#: 184793
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Conference Hosts to Support Ongoing Conferences in ...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International conference hosts for support for ongoing conferences in the epileptic community. Priority will be given for conferences including basic and clinical science perspectives, those with highly innovative epilepsy topic agendas, and for hosts supporting travel costs for under-represented...

GrantWatch ID#: 185314
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Grants to Maine Local Governments for Public Services to Benefit Low- and Moderate-Income Ho...

Deadline 06/21/19 LOI Date: 05/03/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine local governments for a range of public services that meet the needs of local communities. A Letter of Intent must be submitted prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to address business resource needs and community needs by supporting projects that will benefit low- and moderate...

GrantWatch ID#: 182881

Grants to USA Scholars for Behavioral Economics Research Addressing Diversity and Immigration

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars to support high-level research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Applications are invited for proposals addressing immigration, race, and ethnicity in the co...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368
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Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research Addressing the Causes of Inequality in Ame...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars for innovative research addressing factors that contribute to inequality in America. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Studies will address how economic, political, and social inequalities have affected outcomes in these areas. This includes equality of access and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. level or equivalent to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation is esp...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593