GrantWatch.com will continue to serve the nonprofit and small business community during the COVID-19 global crisis.  In addition to posting new COVID-19 Coronavirus funding opportunities, we will continue to update active grants with new extended grant deadlines.  While we are carefully monitoring funding opportunities and updating GrantWatch.com throughout each day, the situation is dynamic. We ask that all GrantWatch members review the URL listed in the grant posting and all material provided by the funding source prior to submitting applications.

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194 Maine Grants for Minorities

194 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, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Creative Communit...

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Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for creative and innovative projects. Projects should involve the focus areas of leadership, film and media, and ideas that increase representation and inclusion in class, race, age, gender, religion, sexuality, and/or ability.

GrantWatch ID#: 163642

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Address Inequality...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals, networks, and institutions for artist-driven emerging media and documentary projects that seek to reduce inequality throughout the world. Applicants must submit an initial inquiry in advance of a full proposal. As part of the Creativity and Free Expression program, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163699
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In-Kind Grants of Books to USA Nonprofits that Serve Low-Income or Underserved Children

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In-kind grants of books to USA nonprofit organizations that assist underserved or low-income children. This program is intended to provide books to organizations in need of a small library, or that need to add to or rebuild a library. Books may also be presented to children to take home.

GrantWatch ID#: 164232
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Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals for Programs that Benefit the Osage Nation

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Grants of up to $2,500 to USA organizations and individuals for a wide range of programs and projects that benefit the Osage Nation. Funding is intended to enrich and promote the overall well-being of the Osage citizens by supporting educational, cultural, historical, health, community, and other appropriate activities and...

GrantWatch ID#: 164343
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Grants to USA Yoga Teachers for Yoga Programs to Benefit Underserved Populations

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Grants of $500 to $1000 to USA certified yoga teachers for programs and projects that benefit underserved populations and increase access to yoga. Funding is intended to support service projects in the broader communities where teachers reside. Preference is given to teachers looking to expand or launch a yoga outreach pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 164429

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits for Community, Education, and Environment Programs ...

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Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for programs that provide services to low or middle-income individuals in the areas of community, education, and environment. Priority is given to nonprofits serving communities in which the funding source has a strong presence. Focus areas for funding are: Commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 164900

Grants to USA Filmmakers and Production Companies for Media Projects on the Pacific Islander...

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Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and territories filmmakers and production companies for the research and development of film projects that address the Pacific Islander experience. Applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for research, travel, script development, preli...

GrantWatch ID#: 165074
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Grants and In-Kind Assistance to USA and International Nonprofits that Improve the Lives of ...

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Grants and in-kind assistance to USA and International grassroots nonprofit organizations that work to benefit and advocate for disadvantaged children and youth. Funding is intended for small, innovative organizations that address the needs of children and youth living in poverty, discrimination, and injustice. The Fund ad...

GrantWatch ID#: 167614
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs and Projects Related to Health and Disease

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Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for innovative projects in the areas of patient services, medical and scientific education, and charitable events related to healthcare and social services. Eligible projects must relate to the therapeutic areas of liver diseases, HIV/AIDS, respiratory and inflammatory disea...

GrantWatch ID#: 169063
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In-Kind Donations of Equipment and Training to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Crea...

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In-kind donations of fruit trees, equipment, volunteer workers, and training to USA nonprofits, public schools, and government entities to create orchards in communal and public places. Funding is intended to improve the surrounding environment and provide a source of healthy nutrition for the community. FTPF programs...

GrantWatch ID#: 169156
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Grants to USA, Canada and Mexico Nonprofits to Promote Resiliency in Indigenous Communities

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Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico nonprofit organizations to foster resilience to climate change in Indigenous communities. Applications are invited from Native led and managed organizations for initiatives that promote resilient food and energy economies. Resilience Theory is a discussion...

GrantWatch ID#: 173459

Raise Money on YouHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

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YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. Start your campaign here: https://www.youhelp.com/start The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to USA Craft Artists Experiencing Career-Threatening Emergencies

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Grants of up to $3,000 to USA established craft artists who are experiencing career emergency situations. Applications are accepted from artists working in craft disciplines including folk and traditional arts including metalsmiths, potters, furniture makers, glass artists, fiber artists, woodworkers, and basket makers. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173757

Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

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Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366
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In-Kind Grants of Networking Technology Equipment to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofi...

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In-kind grants of technology equipment valued between $25,000 to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to help increase their productivity, cost-efficiency, and scalability. Programs must focus on at least one of the following areas: critical human needs, access to education, and economic empowerment. Id...

GrantWatch ID#: 175303
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Grants to Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont Nonprofits to Support Health, Recr...

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Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for capital support, scholarships, and program support. Funding is intended for a range of health-related projects, including those that pertain to dental and oral health, special needs, seniors, children's home...

GrantWatch ID#: 178421
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Programs Related to Youth Softbal...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to increase access and participation in softball and baseball for youth under the age of 20. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding may be used for softball and baseball programs, relevant capital projects, and educati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Education Programs for Underprivileged Children

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Grants to USA charitable, educational, and governmental organizations for programs and projects that promote education. Funding is intended to support efforts to expand learning opportunities and supports for children, particularly those from low‑and-moderate-income communities. The goal of these grants is to help al...

GrantWatch ID#: 178849

Financial Assistance for USA Producers for Crops Lost Due to Natural Disasters and Adverse C...

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Financial assistance to USA agricultural producers to mitigate crop losses due to natural disasters and adverse conditions resulting in low yields, inventory loss, or the prevention of crop planting. Assistance may be requested for commercially produced crops for which insurance coverage is not available. The Noninsure...

GrantWatch ID#: 182193

Grants to USA Organizations for Projects that Benefit the Osage Nation

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Grants of up to $2,500 to USA organizations in communities where Osage live and work for projects that improve the quality of life for members of the Osage Nation. Priority will be given to proposals from organizations that directly impact residents of the Osage Nation.

GrantWatch ID#: 182269

In-Kind Grants to USA Healthcare Organizations to Provide Medical Products to Cardiac Patien...

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In-kind grants to USA nonprofit healthcare organizations to provide medical products to cardiac patients demonstrating financial need. For medical emergencies requiring immediate implantation within the country, applicants must phone the Funding Source prior to submitting an application. Organizations must apply on behalf ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182568
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Cardiac Education and Fundraising Activities to Benefit Disadva...

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Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for health education programs and fundraisers related to cardiac diseases and treatments. Funding is intended to support activities and events that promote awareness among patients and the public alike, or that raise funds to benefit disadvantaged populations of the community. Abb...

GrantWatch ID#: 182569

Grants to USA, Canada, International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Agencies for ...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, individuals, and government agencies to support a broad range of research, outreach, and education in the fields of oceanic and atmospheric research and environmental protection. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182597

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Evidence-Based Projects that Address Social Issues

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Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and federal, state, or local government agencies to expand the delivery of eligible evidence-based interventions addressing major social issues. Applicants must submit a letter of interest before the submission of a full proposal. Funding is intended for programs that impact policy are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182803

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Higher Education Solutions for Underserved P...

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Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to develop innovative, evidence-based postsecondary training and higher education opportunities and solutions for underserved populations. The Foundation offers funding opportunities in two focus areas: College Success and Career Readiness. Grant funding varies ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183148

In-Kind Grants of Yoga Mats to USA Certified Yoga Teachers to Benefit Underserved Populations

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In-kind grants of yoga mats to USA certified yoga teachers to increase access to yoga, particularly in underserved populations. Mats are provided and shipped free of charge to support service projects. Preference is given to teachers looking to expand or launch a yoga outreach project.

GrantWatch ID#: 183938
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Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Fight Social Injustice for Minority Populations

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Grants to USA grassroots organizations for programs to strengthen minority communities against social injustice. Funding is intended to support organizations serving immigrant, Arab-American, Muslim, and Black communities, and all people of color, as well as women and LGBTQ communities. The Emergent Fund was established...

GrantWatch ID#: 184164
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Respond to Urgent Needs and Opportunities to Promote Social and ...

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Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to USA nonprofits for projects that address urgent and immediate needs and opportunities, especially to protect the social and reproductive rights of women of color and transgender people of color. Funding is meant to allow organizations to respond to time-sensitive crises. What mi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184165

Grants to USA Musicians for Musical Performances and Tours

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Grants to USA and territories musicians to support performances and tours. This grant program is open to both new and established musicians, solo artists and musicians who play in an ensemble. Priority will be given to proposals that reach underserved communities and rural areas, especially those that lack opportunities to...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117

Grants and In-Kind Assistance to USA Local and Tribal Entities and Public Solid Waste Author...

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Grants and in-kind assistance to USA local and tribal government entities and public solid waste authorities for curbside recycling programs. Funding is intended to implement new cart-based curbside recycling programs using cart-based collection, or to convert bin or bag-based curbside recycling programs to carts. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186274
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies to Benefit Communities Impacted by Torn...

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Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and agencies to benefit those who were affected by tornadoes and floods in 2019, and by other natural disasters in 2018. Funding is intended to help regions and communities develop and implement long-range recovery strategies through non-construction and construct...

GrantWatch ID#: 186734
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Develop Networking Programs with Japan that are Based on Common S...

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Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to create networking programs with Japan that are based on common social issues. Examples of relevant social issues include, but are not limited to, social entrepreneurship, aging society, and disaster recovery and prevention. Applicants must demonstrate commitments fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 187120
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Opportunity for Maine Entities, Individuals, and Tribes to Participate in a Conservation Pro...

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Opportunity for Maine legal entities, joint operations, individuals, and tribes to participate in a conservation program. The purpose of this program is to implement, support, and improve conservation efforts and to enhance the quality natural resources. Eligible lands include farmsteads, agricultural lands (crop and pastu...

GrantWatch ID#: 188263
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Address Community Needs in Eligible Count...

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Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, school systems, and tribal entities to address community needs in eligible counties. Focus areas include financial health, small business growth, and affordable housing. Other eligible program areas include education, arts and culture, environment, civic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188375
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Address Community Needs

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Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, school systems, and tribal entities to address community needs. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. Focus areas include financial health, small business growth, and affordable housing. Priority is given to programs t...

GrantWatch ID#: 188376
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In-Kind Grants of Free Software Licenses to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Prom...

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In-kind grants of free software licenses to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and charities to promote innovative solutions to manage the COVID-19/Coronavirus health crisis. The software is intended to allow organizations to uncover ideas that will drive impact while addressing the effects of the pande...

GrantWatch ID#: 188833

Grants to USA Organizations for Innovative Projects that Promote Health Equity

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Grants to USA and Territories organizations for projects that promote health equity throughout the nation. Funding projects may also address issues related to the COVID-19 health crisis. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that increase opportunities for all citizens to lead a healthy life.

GrantWatch ID#: 189005
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Journalists to Encourage Innovations in Information...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International journalists for projects that raise public awareness about under-reported news items. Funding is intended to encourage collaboration as well as the use of new techniques for information gathering and data analysis. Applicants that represent a broad array of social, racial, ethnic, u...

GrantWatch ID#: 189192

Grants to USA Eligible Artists to Mitigate the Financial Effects of COVID-19

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Grants of $200 to USA individuals to mitigate financial losses due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to provide financial assistance to artists and administrators who are from minority backgrounds. Eligible applicants are individuals who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color).

GrantWatch ID#: 189216

Grants to USA Individuals to Mitigate Losses Due to COVID-19

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Grants of $500 to USA individuals to mitigate losses due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to support illustrators, authors, and other professionals in the field of children's literature. Eligible applicants have been impacted financially by the crisis due to cancelled events, layoffs, and furloug...

GrantWatch ID#: 189303
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Grants to USA Coalitions, Nonprofits, and Groups to Support Community Mobilization, Includin...

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Grants of up to $1,000 to USA coalitions, nonprofit organizations, and groups to support urgent grassroots activities including response efforts related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to enable mobilization and responsive efforts on critical issues that affect minorities or underserved population...

GrantWatch ID#: 189392

Grants to USA Freelance Journalists to Produce Stories Exposing Wrongdoing During the Corona...

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Grants to USA freelance journalists create groundbreaking stories related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to promote the exposure of wrongdoing in the private or public sector. Funding is intended to cover out-of-pocket expenses such as document collection, travel, equipment rental, and small st...

GrantWatch ID#: 189482

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Indigenous Communities for Support During the COVID...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Indigenous and Native communities for urgent support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to support vulnerable members of the community, including families with young children, multi-generational households, and seniors. Eligible projects must be Indigeno...

GrantWatch ID#: 189530

Grants to USA Eligible Entrepreneurs to Mitigate Financial Losses Due to the Coronavirus (CO...

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Grants to USA eligible entrepreneurs to mitigate financial losses due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for black female entrepreneurs in a wide range of fields. Funding is also intended to be used in any way necessary to benefit the businesses.

GrantWatch ID#: 189736