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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

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

Grants to USA and St. Vincent Youth to Pursue and Implement Innovative Projects and Ideas

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and St. Vincent youth (ages 16 to 25) to pursue their innovative ideas and projects. Funding is intended to provide financial support to young people who demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm towards positive, new projects. While the application process is open to any innovative idea or pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183650

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 USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Inte...

Deadline 11/21/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations to support travel related to the international promotion of Canadian artistic works and artists. Applicants must be registered in the application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Grants are available for registered or incorporated C...

GrantWatch ID#: 177980

Contracts for Services to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Comprehensive Early C...

Deadline 11/30/18

Contracts for services to USA nonprofits, organizations, and businesses for programs to prepare children from birth to age five for school. Funding is intended for programs to give disadvantaged children a strong early education so that they arrive in kindergarten on par with their peers. Early Head Start-Child Care Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 173703

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Early Childcare Services in Migrant ...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, faith-based organizations, and government agencies to increase the availability of comprehensive, high-quality early child care services in migrant, seasonal, and low-income communities. The purpose of this program is to increase the quality of early childcare and educ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173704

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Award to a USA or Canada Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pro...

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada nonprofit organization, business, group, or individual in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhibits, written works, and public programming c...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Outreach and Networking to Promote Exchange Between the USA and...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations for outreach and networking initiatives to promote exchange between the United States and Japan. Proposal categories include the development of national or regional networks, capacity building and development of national or regional centers, and promotion of u...

GrantWatch ID#: 163372
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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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Deve...

Deadline 01/18/19 LOI Date: 12/03/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to develop new drugs for animals that may be used in minor species or for minor uses in major species. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to six weeks to complete. This Funding Opportunity Anno...

GrantWatch ID#: 172152

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 12/04/18

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for early-stage research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Eligible proposals may address any area of technology that shows promise of high commercial and/...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701

Grants to USA Small Businesses Partnering with Research Institutions to Research and Develop...

Deadline 12/04/18

Grants to USA and territories small businesses partnering with nonprofit research institutions for research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Eligible proposals may address any area of technology that s...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

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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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

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Projects Related to Social Justice, Inequality, and Clima...

Deadline 12/14/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges that relate to inequality and climate change, particularly for women and people of color. Applicants representing practitioners and professionals in a variety of fields are welcome to apply. Projects must align with the Foundatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 159689
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Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274
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Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 12/16/18

Grants averaging $250 to USA artists to support a creative project. Funding is intended to assist with recording studio time, performances, art supplies, exhibits, project-related expenses, a residency, and more. This grant is open to all types of artists in all genres. IACA believes the arts are essential to the health...

GrantWatch ID#: 184176
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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
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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
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Grant to a USA Small Business for Business Expansion

Deadline 01/01/19

Grant of $2,500 to a USA small business to help the business grow. Applicants must submit a 3-minute video about why they started their own business. Video entries are judged on quality, originality, and creativity. Funding is intended to help entrepreneurs, who often have difficulty obtaining loans from banks, get the mon...

GrantWatch ID#: 183429
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Carry Out Educational Research ...

Deadline 03/07/19 LOI Date: 01/10/19

Grants to USA nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental research institutions and IHEs to partner with local education agencies for short-term evaluations of education interventions. Funding is intended for obtaining data that will inform LEAs regarding the efficacy of current educational interventions. The program is des...

GrantWatch ID#: 162952

Grants to La Quinta, California Organizations for Marketing, Event Sponsorship, and Business...

Deadline 01/11/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to La Quinta, California organizations to support local events and the marketing of events, and to promote local economic development. Larger grants may be requested for activities that strengthen the city's economy. The grant program includes the following: 1) Marketing/Sponsorship Grants go ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178902

Grants to California Commercial Fisherman for Boat Safety Equipment in Morro Bay or Port San...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to California individuals working in commercial fishing based in Morro Bay or Port San Luis to reimburse the purchase of boat safety equipment. Please note that the applicant must be a boat owner. Reimbursements may be requested for purchases that took place during the 2018 calendar year. Qualifying expenses inc...

GrantWatch ID#: 177521

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 01/16/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981
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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 Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Promote PreK-12 Computer Scienc...

Deadline 02/12/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to promote computer science and computational thinking educational opportunities for PreK-12 students. Proposals are invited for researcher-practitioner partnerships that aim to increase participation in CS and CT formal STEM learning all all grade levels...

GrantWatch ID#: 183161

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Innovative Research on Inflammato...

Deadline 05/31/19 LOI Date: 03/15/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International investigators affiliated with nonprofit and for-profit research institutions, medical centers, and universities to support high-risk research on inflammatory bowel disease. LOIs must be submitted to start the application process. This program challenges investigators to push boundar...

GrantWatch ID#: 182892

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610
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Donations & Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits & For-Profits for Education, Literacy, and the Ar...

Deadline Ongoing

Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, and higher learning. A suitable sponsorship is one tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Companies to Produce Film and Television Series in ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International film production companies to produce major fiction film and television series that are filmed in Jerusalem's municipal area. Jerusalem must be the plot focus of the TV series or film. Funding is intended to revitalize Jerusalem's film industry. Background: In accordance with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151464
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Opportunity for USA Female Veterans and Military Spouses or Partners to Attend an Entreprene...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity for USA female veterans and female military spouses or partners to attend a small business management and entrepreneurship program. This program will equip eligible women with the skills they need to successfully develop and grow a business venture. V-WISE is operated by the Institute for Veterans and Milit...

GrantWatch ID#: 157104

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on Improving Publi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, and IHEs to support rigorously designed qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research on population health and well-being. Priority is given to research that examines the health impacts of interventions that address issues outside the domain of health care service...

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 intended to support efforts that aim to improve the lives o...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Innovative Agricu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, research institutions, and individuals for innovative agricultural research that will position the nation at the forefront of global agriculture. Proposals are invited for high-potential research addressing unmet agricultural challenges. This program are...

GrantWatch ID#: 161422

Grants to Alameda County, California Nonprofits, Businesses, Schools, and Individuals for Re...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Alameda County, California nonprofit organizations, private businesses, schools, and individuals for projects related to recycling and market development, source reduction, and reuse. Funding can also be used for educational programs that promote source reduction, reuse, recycling an...

GrantWatch ID#: 163656
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Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple States for Literary Events Such as Readings and Work...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA organizations including colleges, hospitals, correctional facilities, museums, places of worship and libraries in multiple states to support writers' fees for literary events, such as readings and workshops. Priority will be given to organizations that: - Serve a culturally diverse audien...

GrantWatch ID#: 164347
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Intensive Business Course and Mentoring Program for USA Veterans with Disabilities

Deadline Ongoing

An intensive business course opportunity is available to USA post-9/11 military veterans with disabilities seeking to initiate an entrepreneurial venture. This program provides experiential, cutting-edge training in small business management and entrepreneurship. Programs take place at universities throughout the country. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164524

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

Deadline Ongoing

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. Qualifying projects have not yet started production. Eligible activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165074

Grants to San Francisco, California Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Property Owners t...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 and additional rebates to San Francisco, California nonprofits, schools, hospitals, local government agencies, groups, neighborhood associations, property owners, developers, and businesses for the installation of a dedicated irrigation water service and meter. Program Overview: The San Fran...

GrantWatch ID#: 165340

Technical Assistance to San Francisco, California Retail Companies to Reduce Water Use in La...

Deadline Ongoing

Technical assistance is available to San Francisco, California retail companies seeking to reduce landscaping-related water use. Eligible businesses will receive a system evaluation, irrigation budget, site-specific cost estimates and recommendations, and a site report. Applicants will then implement critical recommendatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 165341

Grants to California Nonprofits and For-Profits to Improve Healthcare Delivery for Low-Incom...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit and for-profit organizations to promote measurable and meaningful improvements in healthcare delivery. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in advance of a full proposal. The Foundation seeks to improve systems of care for California residents, with an emphasis on low-income, underserve...

GrantWatch ID#: 166552

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

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. 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 contributors to forward your campaign to their "crowd". https://...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to California Government Agencies and Businesses for Pumpout Stations in Boating Faci...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California government agencies and private businesses that operate boating facilities for the installation and operation of pumpout and dump stations. Consideration will only be given to facilities that are available for public use. This program funds the construction, operation, renovation, and maintenance of pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175841

Grants to California Governmental and Private Marinas to Install or Maintain Pumpout Systems

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California government agencies and private businesses operating boating marinas to defray the costs of installing a new pumpout system or maintaining and existing pumpout systems. Funding may be used for costs associated with eligible purchases, installations, and repairs. In 1992, Congress passed the Clean V...

GrantWatch ID#: 176098
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Integrate Arts, Culture, and Design Into the Public...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations,local agencies, credit unions, community development financial institutions, and health and human services advocate networks to integrate community-engaged design, arts, and culture into non-arts sectors and disciplines. Funding is intended to support creative placemaking initiatives t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178444

Grants to USA and Canada Women Entrepreneurs to Start a Business or Grow an Existing Business

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA and Canada women entrepreneurs to start a business or develop an existing business. One grant will be awarded each month. One of the 12 monthly winners will be awarded a $10,000 grant at the end of 2018. Funding is intended to help women achieve their entrepreneurial dreams.

GrantWatch ID#: 180647

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Impact Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations for community development projects. Primary consideration for the grant program is to support local organizations with programs that align with Walmart and the Foundation’s areas of giving. Walm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906