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62 Social Justice Grants for Maine

Grants for social justice, racial equality, economic justice human rights and social change for individuals, nonprofits, businesses, communities of color and other populations, cultures and religions that have been affected by racial injustice, prejudice and discrimination based upon their age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, national origin, race, religion, and sexual orientation.

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

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic institutions, public entities, private nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and for-profit organizations for research projects that benefit women and girls. Funding is intended for projects to study relevant ge...

GrantWatch ID#: 190644

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Equality Between Women and Men in Eligible Fiel...

Deadline 02/04/21 LOI Date: 11/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education for projects that further the careers of women in eligible fields. A letter of intent or an initial proposal may be required prior to submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 176005

Cooperative Agreement to a USA State, Local Agency, Tribe, or Nonprofit, to Provide Assistan...

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA state, local agency, Indian tribe, nonprofit, community development entity, or land clearance authority to provide technical assistance, research, and training for environmental projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations...

GrantWatch ID#: 186479

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for research on policies that improve the lives of American children and youth between the ages of 5 and 25. Funding is intended to support research that reduces inequality in the social, academic, economic, and behavioral, outcomes...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research Related to Reducing Inequality Among Youth

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research to benefit youth through reducing inequality. Funding is intended for evidence-based projects that use research to reduce inequality among USA youth, ages 5 through 25, thereby improving their lives and helping all you...

GrantWatch ID#: 184793

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of direct action, community mobilization, and healing justice....

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity in the Context of the COVID-19 and ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars to support 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 applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protes...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of COVID-19 and Social Justice ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for economic research related to psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and recent mass protests, funding is intended for re...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA Investigators for Research Related to Decision-Making in the Context of the Co...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA investigators for research in all areas of social science that relate to decision-making. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research that addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 184900

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 12/21/20 Conference Date: 08/06/20 LOI Date: 10/15/20

Awards of $25,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories municipalities, tribes, and Native Hawaiian organizations for collaborative efforts to improve the quality of life and health of residents. The purpose of this program is to recognize communities working on t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Governmental Organizations for Projects that Promote Health Equ...

Deadline 10/05/20 LOI Date: 08/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities, including schools, IHEs, hospitals, and tribal governments to support research, programs, and projects that promote health equity and improve health outcomes. A letter of interest must be submitted before a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186724
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Diversity and Equity in STEM Fields and Res...

Deadline 10/05/20 LOI Date: 08/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and governmental organizations including schools, IHEs, hospitals, and tribes in eligible locations to promote diversity in STEM fields and to address the impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on BIPOC communities. An LOI must be submit...

GrantWatch ID#: 191466
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Grant to a USA Nonprofit, NGO, or Public Entity to Increase Equal Access to Outdoor Recreati...

Deadline 09/09/20 Conference Date: 08/10/20

Grant to a USA or territories nonprofit organization, non-governmental organization, or public entity to foster greater access to recreational grounds and nature areas in low-income communities and communities of color. The purpose of this program is to support the pla...

GrantWatch ID#: 191572
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Grants to USA and Canada Charities and Nonprofits for Projects to Address Inequities Worsened...

Deadline 08/13/20

Grants to USA and Canada charitable and nonprofit organizations for projects that address inequities that have been worsened by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Preference will be given to organizations with a wider geographic reach and with scalable programs. Appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 190857
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Award to a USA Individual to Honor Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 08/14/20

Award of $30,000 to a USA individual to recognize artistic contributions that have enhanced the community. The award recipient will also receive additional financial and in-kind support for further learning, collaboration, and professional development. The purpose of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875

Award and In-Kind Services to a USA Author for an Outstanding Work of Literature Addressing ...

Deadline 08/15/20

Award of $25,000 and in-kind services to a USA author for an outstanding work of literature that addresses issues related to social equality. The awardee will also receive a publishing contract. Eligible submissions are novels in progress that align with the principles...

GrantWatch ID#: 190584

Grants to USA Institutions and Individuals for Research Projects Related to the Social and H...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA institutions and individuals for historical research projects. Funding is intended to support projects that explore the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Minority and underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.

GrantWatch ID#: 190974
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects and Programs that Address Public Legal Needs

Deadline 10/02/20 LOI Date: 08/21/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for innovative legal projects and programs. Funding is intended to serve urgent public needs related to access to justice, equality, and public understanding of the legal system. Proposals should address the needs o...

GrantWatch ID#: 184364

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities to Promote Health Equity and Improve Women's Hea...

Deadline 08/24/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to improve health outcomes among pregnant and postpartum women in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. The purpose of this program is to promote health equity and decrease the rate of matern...

GrantWatch ID#: 190593

Fellowships and In-Kind Support to USA Individuals for Projects that Promote Social Justice

Deadline 09/01/20

Fellowships and in-kind support to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges related to inequality and climate change. Eligible expenses include project-related costs, including but not limited to, research, conference fees, websit...

GrantWatch ID#: 159689

Competition for USA Nonprofits, Tribal Governments, and IHEs to Develop Ideas to Promote Equ...

Deadline 09/22/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Competition for USA nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop innovative programs that promote equity and progress for women. Applicants must register prior to submitting a full application. The goal of the program is to expand women's power and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190688

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Artists, Collectives, and Nonprofits to Engage Residents i...

Deadline 09/03/20

Grants of up to $15,000 and in-kind support to USA individual artists, collectives, and nonprofit organizations in eligible states to create and produce artistic works. Funding is intended to engage local communities, enhance cultural equity, foster new artistic activi...

GrantWatch ID#: 189217

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 09/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181
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Grant to a USA University-Based Research Institute, School, or Center for Research Partnersh...

Deadline 09/10/20

Grant to a USA university-based research institute, school, or center to foster youth-focused research partnerships with nonprofit organizations or public agencies. The purpose of the program is to reduce inequality in youth outcomes. Eligible partnerships will focus o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186088

Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in states east of the Mississippi River for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to promote community involvement in civil and human rights issues. Program goals should be to affect local, state, regional, or national lev...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683
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Grants to Maine Nonprofits to Promote and Increase Racial Justice

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations for activities that promote and increase racial equity and justice. Funding is intended to provide professional development and managerial training to leaders of color at an organization that serves communities of color. Grants w...

GrantWatch ID#: 190860
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Advance the Field of Psychoanalysis a...

Deadline 09/15/20

Grant of up to $6,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to advance the field of psychoanalysis. Priority will be given to proposals that address racism or Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support research, education, and service that impact so...

GrantWatch ID#: 191520
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Grassroots Efforts to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 09/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots efforts that promote social justice. Priority will be given to projects with small budgets that lack access to mainstream sources of funding. Other priorities for funding include supporting groups that have democrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 144400

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Outstanding and Creative W...

Deadline 09/30/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding and creative work in social justice and change. Awards are intended for innovators who have identified a particular need, created a systemic solution for it, and have made a significant impac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174178

Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 10/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Justice and Anti-Discrimination Initiatives

Deadline 12/15/20 LOI Date: 10/06/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives that protect the rights of citizens and combat discrimination. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to eliminate all forms of prejudice and discriminatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 174660
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Lawyers, and Law Firms for Justice-Related Lawsuits

Deadline 11/03/20 LOI Date: 10/06/20

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, lawyers, and law firms for a case involved in civil or human rights, economic justice, or environmental justice. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is usua...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

Awards to USA Individuals for Encouraging Underrepresented Students to Pursue Science and En...

Deadline 11/01/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA individuals for encouraging diversity in the fields of science and engineering. In addition to a cash prize, the winners will designate an academic institution to receive grants of $10,000 to further the objectives of this award. The award is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155138

Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/20

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA individuals for social sciences research. Priority will be given to proposals from scholars who are underrepresented in the social sciences. The purpose of this program is to support research that identifies ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 187123

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the USA-Israel Relationship, Instill Jewish Pride, an...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits organizations to strengthen the relationship between the USA and Israel, to instill pride in the Jewish people, and to combat discrimination, hatred, and bigotry across the USA. Applicants must contact program staff before submitting an online ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Health, Safety, and Human Rights of Incarcerated Pop...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to ensure justice for and protect the human rights of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated populations impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support efforts and activities that address health,...

GrantWatch ID#: 189386

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Tribes for Programs to Increase Social Eq...

Deadline 02/15/21

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and tribes for efforts to increase social equality. Funding is intended to support individuals who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC). Grant funds may be used to support capacity-bui...

GrantWatch ID#: 177592

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Psychology Projects that Address Socia...

Deadline 04/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and international graduate students and early-career researchers affiliated with qualifying nonprofits, government agencies, or institutions for innovative projects in psychology. Funding is intended to support education, interve...

GrantWatch ID#: 178423

Fellowships to USA Journalists for Research and Reporting on Economic, Political, and Social...

Deadline 05/04/21

Fellowships to USA journalists to support research and reporting on current issues. Fellows will have opportunities for networking and project development. Funding is intended to provide professional journalists with time and resources for an original project, while fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174464

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclus...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The F...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to furthe...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Activities and Events that Promote Oral Health

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for events, activities, and convenings that promote oral health. Funding will be provided for proposals that focus on reducing oral health disparities and advancing health equity. The funding source collaborates with partners in c...

GrantWatch ID#: 160053

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on Improving Public He...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, agencies, and IHEs to support qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research on population health, equity, and well-being. Priority is given to research that examines the health impacts of interventions that...

GrantWatch ID#: 161224
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348

Grants to USA and Israel Organizations for Social Change Projects Focusing on Health, Human ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel organizations for programs and projects that promote social justice and human rights. Funding is intended to support social change projects that specifically focus on the areas of health and mental health, human rights, educational opportunity...

GrantWatch ID#: 162198

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Health Equity

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that are working to reduce health disparities and improve community health navigation. Funding is intended to enable individuals throughout the world to achieve the best possible health. The overall focus...

GrantWatch ID#: 162315

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic, Environmental, and Social Justice Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for community programs and initiatives that promote environmental, economic, and social justice. Grants may be used for projects, general support, and collaborative efforts, as well as to build capacity for organizations working in...

GrantWatch ID#: 162470