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Grant to a USA IHE, Nonprofit, Commercial Organization, or Agency in an Eligible State for a...

Deadline 12/03/18

Grant to a USA nonprofit, IHE, commercial organization, or local, Tribal, or state government in an eligible state or Puerto Rico for a long-term estuarine research program. Funding is intended to support the development and administration of a national program that funds extramural collaborative science projects to addres...

GrantWatch ID#: 184413

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/28/19

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for designing an energy efficient recreation center on a California university campus. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19 LOI Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Increase Youth Access to Stat...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofits and government institutions for projects that increase exposure and access to state parks for youth, especially underserved and disconnected youth. Funding will support transportation and staff costs in order to provide youth with impactful and nature-based experiences. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184435

Grants for USA, Canada, and International Research and Conservation Projects Related to Sea ...

Deadline 11/18/18

Grants of up to $1,000 for USA, Canada, and International sea turtle conservation and research programs across the globe. Funding is intended to support scientific research and assessment, education, information-sharing networks, capacity building, and public outreach and behavior change. In 2018, SWOT will award grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 146770

Grants and In-Kind Grants to USA Public and Charter Schools for School Gardening Programs

Deadline 11/19/18

Grants and in-kind grants valued at $3,000 to US public and charter schools for programs to start a new school garden or expand an existing school garden. Funding is intended to teach students about environmental sustainability and biodiversity through the preservation of plant species. Applicants must be planning a new ga...

GrantWatch ID#: 184400

Grants to USA and Israel Scientists at Nonprofit Institutions for Collaborative Science Rese...

Deadline 11/20/18

Grants to USA and Israel scientists affiliated with nonprofit IHEs, government agencies, and hospitals to carry out cooperative research across a broad range of scientific disciplines. Proposals must involve the active cooperation between USA and Israel-based scientists. Prior to the submission of applications, applicants ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176058

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Innovatively Engage Individuals in Jewish Culture, Exp...

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/21/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for creative initiatives to engage individuals in Jewish experiences and communities throughout North America. Applicants must submit a letter of intent before applying. Funding is intended to support innovative models for connecting people, especially disen...

GrantWatch ID#: 163940

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Sustain...

Deadline 11/21/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals, organizations, clubs, public authorities, universities, nonprofits, and companies for innovative and sustainable projects that demonstrate existing solutions to environmental problems. Eligible projects are those that focus on energy efficiency, renewable energies, reso...

GrantWatch ID#: 164782

Grants to Rancho Peñasquitos, California Organizations and Individuals for Education, Arts,...

Deadline 11/29/18

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $300 to Rancho Peñasquitos, California organizations and individuals for projects and events that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of environment, arts and culture, education, and community leadership. The following are examples of what ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151712
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Units of Government and Organizations for Fire Contr...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International governmental units, agencies, organizations, fire departments, and fire brigades for a wide range of fire preparedness, prevention, and control efforts. Funding is intended for, but not limited to programs or equipment that will aid in the following types of activities: - Prefire...

GrantWatch ID#: 177606

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions to Address Sustainability in ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research institutions for studies addressing sustainability in solid waste management practices. Applications related to certain topics are required to request approval at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Research topic areas include recycling, waste minimization, conversion t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170682

Award to a USA Historian for Outstanding Historical Research Related to Public Policy

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $500 to a USA historian employed by a public agency to recognize outstanding historical research that directly informs public policy. Eligible topics include environmental history, the history of public works and infrastructure, institutional history, historic preservation, cultural resource management, and other ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175931
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Universities to Facilitate Exchange Between the USA and Japan

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for projects that promote partnerships and foster dialogue between the USA and Japan. Funding is intended for projects that explore policy-oriented issues. Emphasis is placed on projects that yield tangible outcomes, as well as effective disse...

GrantWatch ID#: 163371

Grants to USA Artists, Nonprofits, and IHEs for Art Projects that Educate the Public about Co...

Deadline 12/08/18

Grants averaging between $550 and $2,500 to USA artists, nonprofits, and IHEs for art projects that educate the public on important contemporary issues. Funding is intended to assist artists and organizations that are often excluded from mainstream opportunities for various reasons. The Foundation is interested in art p...

GrantWatch ID#: 143880
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Awards to USA Student Teams (Grades 6-12) for STEM Projects that Address Environmental Issues

Deadline 12/10/18

Prizes of $10,000, $15,000, and $30,000 to USA teams of students in grades 6 through 12 for submitting winning projects that offer creative solutions to environmental concerns in the areas of land and water, and air and climate. Topics can address the issues of pollution, deforestation, biodiversity, global warming, or wat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182107
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Grants and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 01/31/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742
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Grants to Arcata, California Nonprofits for Community, Education, Art, History, Recreation, E...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to Arcata, California nonprofit organizations for programs or services that enhance the local community. Funding is intended for the focus areas of education of all ages, health-oriented recreation, human services, art, culture, local history, peace, and enhancement of the local natural environment. Projects or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142527

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studies field. The Foundation is open to inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, land conservation groups, and public riding areas to promote safe and responsible usage of off-highway vehicles. Eligible programs include those that educate the public on the proper use of land for outdoor recreation and practices that protect access to public lands. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556

Grants to California Counties and Cities for Container Recycling and Litter Removal Projects

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants starting at $5,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to California cities and counties to increase the recycling of beverage containers and support litter cleanup activities. First-time applicants must contact program staff to request access to the online application. The goal of CalRecycle’s beverage container r...

GrantWatch ID#: 169395
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Awards to USA and Canada Schools, Teachers, Students, Companies and Community Leaders for En...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA, territories, and Canada schools, teachers, students, youth groups, companies, and community leaders for exceptional work in preserving the environment. Nominees should be working at a fundamental, grassroots level. Applicants should demonstrate that they have worked to make a difference in protect...

GrantWatch ID#: 171376

Awards to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Youth Programs for Gardening Activities for Children ...

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants of $1,000 and in-kind grants of gardening supplies to USA and territories nonprofits, schools, and youth programs for new or expanded gardening programs for children and youth. Funding is intended to educate students about gardening and enhance the quality of life for youth and their communities. The top five pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177181
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofit Organizations to Enhance the Value of Local ...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations for programs that promote the enhancement, restoration, and maintenance of local forests, watersheds, range lands, and animal habitats. Funding is intended to help public and non-industrial private owners of forests to improve the en...

GrantWatch ID#: 184728
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Public Entities for Post-Disaster Reco...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations and public entities for post-disaster recovery programs and to improve resilience within the community. Funding is intended for projects and activities that build preparedness, improve resiliency, and help affected communities reco...

GrantWatch ID#: 184729
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Promote Con...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for conservation and environmental appreciation programs. Funding is intended to support educational initiatives that promote conservation and further ecological understanding and informed use of the lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184730
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, School Districts, and Local Agencies for P...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations, school districts, and local agencies to benefit the public by planting or replanting trees in the area. Funding is intended for the purchase of trees and for materials that support tree plantation, such as soil, watering systems, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184731
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits for Open Spaces, Parks, and Trails Intended...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations for open spaces, parks, and trails to be used for recreational purposes. Funding is intended for programs that involve volunteers and that aim to restore, preserve, and acquire outdoor open spaces that are free for the public to use ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184733
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Grants to Mendocino, California Nonprofits to Support Business and Workforce Development

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits for programs that promote economic development in the local area. Funding is intended for education, community and business development, workforce development, and to support entrepreneurship. Grants are available in two categories: Small Bus...

GrantWatch ID#: 184736

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210
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Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Environment, Health, Huma...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Bay area, California and Greater Portland area, Oregon nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of environment, health and human services, arts and culture, and education. Funding may be requested for specific projects and general support. The Board selects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176670
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/15/19

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Grassroots Social Change Initiatives

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants ranging from $6,000 to $12,000 to USA organizations in states west of the Mississippi River to support grassroots social change activities. Eligible States include Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Nort...

GrantWatch ID#: 181081
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Grants to California Agencies, Schools, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Projects Using Tire-...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to California local government agencies, special districts, state agencies, schools, IHEs, nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and tribes for projects and installations that use tire-derived aggregate materials. Project categories include vibration mitigation, low impact development and stormwater management, li...

GrantWatch ID#: 169132
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Grants to USA State and Local Governments to Minimize Structure Damage from Flooding

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA and territories state, tribal, and local governments for projects that help diminish or eliminate the risk of repetitive structure damage as a result of flooding. Funds will be provided for flood hazard mitigation projects, plan development, technical assistance, and management costs. Program Overview, Ob...

GrantWatch ID#: 170529
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Grant to a USA Individual or Couple to Steward a Land Management Program in the Cibola Natio...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grant of $5,000 or grant of $7,000 to a USA individual or couple to steward a land management program in Magdalena, New Mexico. The program will include water conservation and fire control. Free accommodations will be provided to the grant recipient. Grant recipients will live on site in a canyon above the small town o...

GrantWatch ID#: 184412

Award to a USA K-12 Teacher to Acknowledge Excellence in Geoscience Education

Deadline 02/01/19

Award of $6,000 to a USA K-12 teacher to recognize exceptional leadership in geoscience education. Teachers that are eligible for nomination should have full-time teaching experience for at least three years and be currently teaching about natural resources for at least one unit per year. Teachers who include subjects rele...

GrantWatch ID#: 160694
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to California Agencies, Conservation Districts, and Tribes to Cleanup Illegal Disposa...

Deadline 02/07/19

Grants of up to $50,000 per site to California local governments, conservation districts, and tribes to cleanup illegal disposal sites located on ranch and farm properties. Eligible sites are those that are zoned for agricultural use, where illegal dumping has occurred, and where the waste is a nuisance, a public health an...

GrantWatch ID#: 160236
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Significant Achievements in Wildlif...

Deadline 02/28/19

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for noteworthy contributions to the field of animal conservation. This award program is intended to recognize and reward conservationists who have promoted the sustainability of an animal species or group of species with significant long-term scientific impact. The In...

GrantWatch ID#: 176761
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, Social Services, Culture, and Environme...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, health care, civics and culture, and the environment. The categories above are not intended to l...

GrantWatch ID#: 179983

Grants to California Government Agencies for the Remediation of Hazardous Solid Waste Sites

Deadline 03/06/19

Grants to California state and local governments, JPAs, and agencies for remediation projects addressing the cleanup of solid waste sites. Funding is intended to promote public health and safety and protect the environment. Eligible sites are those where the responsible party cannot be identified or is otherwise unable or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175628

Grants to California Local and State Agencies to Clean Up Solid Waste from Illegal Dumping S...

Deadline 03/06/19

Grants to California cities, counties, state agencies, districts, and Joint Powers Authorities for solid waste clean up projects on illegal dumping sites. Funding is intended to protect the environment and promote public health and safety. The purpose of the grant is to clean up solid waste sites and solid waste at co-...

GrantWatch ID#: 175630
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Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA Nonprofits to Host a Cultural Event in their C...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA nonprofits to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales, recipient organizations will benefit from the opportunity to form new partnerships, gain new sponsorships, and spread publicity and awareness for their ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 123735
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Foster Social, Economic, and Cultural Development

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that support arts, culture, and economic and racial justice. Funding is intended for programs that address the Foundation's focus areas, and that have a regional, national, and global impact. In addition to the eligibility criteria, the Foundation suggests that applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127