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153 Small Business Grants for California

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Loans and Grants to California Developers in Eligible Areas for Housing Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Loans and grants to California developers in eligible areas for housing projects. Funding is intended for projects including allocations towards extremely low, very low, and low-median income housing, and efficiency housing units. Priority will be given to projects that are shovel-ready, have the lowest cost per unit, demo...

GrantWatch ID#: 188518

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Distance Learning Health Programs in ...

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, and consortia to promote healthcare-related distance learning in rural regions. Applicants are encouraged to identify how their project addresses Coronavirus (COVID-19) responses. Required registrations must be completed prio...

GrantWatch ID#: 157088

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Educational Research

Deadline 07/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, public and private agencies, and institutions of higher education, such as colleges and universities, for educational research. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the development of a wid...

GrantWatch ID#: 189029

Grants to USA Individuals and IHE Faculty for Conservation Research

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants to USA faculty at IHEs or individuals at nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profits for conservation research. A preliminary proposal must be submitted prior to a full application. Funding is intended to support community partnerships that will improve science-based management, to protect and restore the Long ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183633

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Early Stage Women Entrepreneurs to Encourage Outst...

Deadline 07/31/20

Awards and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International female entrepreneurs from any sector in recognition of their achievements and to provide support for greater business success. The award program identifies, encourages, and supports women-led or women-run businesses, providing the necessary financial, social, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 151419

Grants to California Public and Private Entities for Research Related to the Effects of Clim...

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to California public and private entities for research related to the effects of climate change on the electricity system. Funding is intended for applied research and development projects. Eligible projects will prepare the energy sector to manage climate and weather-related challenges.

GrantWatch ID#: 190253

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Faith-Based Organizations, and Tribes to Addres...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, IHEs, faith-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations to address substance abuse in underserved areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to complete. The purpose of the project is to advance RCORP...

GrantWatch ID#: 190546

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Deve...

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, 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.

GrantWatch ID#: 172152

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Businesses, and Individuals t...

Deadline 07/07/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, community groups, government agencies, businesses, and individuals for initiatives or projects that have made a significant and lasting impact on communities. Funding is intended to recognize sustainable urban transformations. The Prize seeks to inspire urba...

GrantWatch ID#: 188527

Grants to California Organizations and Entrepreneurs in Eligible Locations to Improve Health ...

Deadline 07/08/20

Grants to California organizations and entrepreneurs in eligible areas for programs that eliminate obstacles to health equity. In particular, the Foundation is seeking solutions related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing, access to health care, homelessness, and food insecurity. Funding is intended for long-term solutions t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190405

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Studies on Alzheimer's Therapies

Deadline 08/07/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians and researchers based at nonprofit organizations, universities, medical centers, and companies for research on Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application.

GrantWatch ID#: 172502

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and Other Partners to Protect Wetland Bird ...

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, tribes, landowners, and other partner groups for collaborative projects to enhance migratory bird habitats. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying.

GrantWatch ID#: 180336

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Related to Dementia and Al...

Deadline 08/07/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians and researchers for dementia and Alzheimer's disease research. A Letter of Intent must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to advance the development of drugs for dementia and Alzheimer's disease and biomarker tools that aid in this process. This grant pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 181960

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers and Clinicians for Studies Related to th...

Deadline 08/07/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians and researchers working at universities, academic medical centers, nonprofits, and biotechnology companies for research on the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's and related dementias. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182777

Grants to USA, Canada and International Researchers and Doctors at Nonprofits, IHEs, Medical...

Deadline 08/07/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers and doctors at nonprofits, IHEs, medical centers, and companies for drug research. Funding is intended for the development of drugs in the pre-clinical candidate selection stage. Grants are available to develop therapeutics for Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187795

Grants to USA For-Profits, Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes to Improve Nutrition in Un...

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and government and tribal agencies for programs to improve access to healthy food in underserved areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to complete. Funding is intended to create and preserve quality jobs, revitalize low-i...

GrantWatch ID#: 190666
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Grants to California Small Businesses for COVID-19 Relief

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to California businesses in eligible locations to mitigate losses related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to provide urgent financial assistance to local small businesses. Grant funds may be used for payroll, rent, and utilities. Eligible applicants are located within...

GrantWatch ID#: 190891

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, Agency, School District, or IHE to Ope...

Deadline 07/13/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit, for-profit, government agency, school district, IHE, or tribal government to operate a national hotline for victims of human trafficking. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The selected recipient will provide around-the-clock, tim...

GrantWatch ID#: 172466

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Eligible Entrepreneurs to Benefit Businesses and Nonprofit...

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants and in-kind support to USA eligible entrepreneurs to benefit businesses and nonprofit organizations impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Funding is intended for female entrepreneurs to strengthen neighborhoods and cities. Funding is also intended to help alleviate the immediate needs and support the long...

GrantWatch ID#: 188950

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Faith-Based Organizations, Tribes, and Tribal Organiz...

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, faith-based and community-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations for programs addressing substance abuse. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to complete. The goal of the program is to reduce mor...

GrantWatch ID#: 190162

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Lawyers, and Law Firms for Justice-Related Lawsuits

Deadline 08/11/20 LOI Date: 07/14/20

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 usually intended for one particular case, but occasionally ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, State and Local Agencies, and IHEs for Research Relat...

Deadline 07/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, state and local governments, Native American tribal organizations and governments, IHEs, and businesses for research related to housing assistance. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 190208

Awards to California Artists in Eligible Counties for Outstanding Work in Contemporary Visua...

Deadline 07/15/20

Awards of $10,000 to California visual artists in eligible counties who have demonstrated a commitment to contemporary art. Awards are intended to recognize outstanding and innovative individual artists and collaboratives working in all visual media and at any stage in their careers. Eligible visual artists live and work i...

GrantWatch ID#: 153575

Opportunity for California Women Entrepreneurs for Fundraising Resources and Networking

Deadline 07/15/20

Opportunity for California female entrepreneurs and businesses that are majority women-owned to connect with fundraising resources and mentors. This accelerator program provides women who are developing high-growth businesses with the tools and resources they need to succeed. Applicants must be headquartered in Southern Ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 180925

In-Kind Grants of Technology to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, a...

Deadline 07/15/20

In-kind grants of technology to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and businesses to support research related to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to advance research and understanding about COVID-19 and to improve the ability to respond to the pandemic.

GrantWatch ID#: 189593

Grants to USA IHEs, Research Institutions, Agencies, Corporations, and Individuals for Agric...

Deadline 07/16/20

Grants to USA colleges and universities, research institutions, national laboratories, Federal agencies, private corporations or organizations, and individuals for education, research, and extension projects in the agricultural and food sciences. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding may be use...

GrantWatch ID#: 183747

Grants to USA Business Owners for Relief from the COVID-19 Crisis

Deadline 07/16/20

Grants of $10,000 and in-kind support to USA small business owners for relief during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to provide emergency support to small businesses that have been impacted by COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to grant funds, grantees will receive ongoing support from the funding source...

GrantWatch ID#: 189022

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Workplace Safety Training Programs

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, including labor unions, community and faith-based organizations, employer associations, IHEs, and tribal and Native entities to support workforce health and safety training initiatives. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 154627

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and IHEs to Develop and Deliver Workplace Safety Training

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, including labor unions, community organizations, faith-based organizations, IHEs, employer associations, and tribal and Native entities to deliver occupational health and safety training for workers and employers. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 154628
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Research to Improve the Healthcare...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit institutions and organizations and individuals for research projects that improve the healthcare system. Funding is intended for innovative research with the potential to have a positive impact on the healthcare system by improving efficiency, quality, access to care, preparedness, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 185791

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Faith-Based Organizations, IHEs, and Tribes to Develop Materials f...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, including labor unions, community and faith-based organizations, IHEs, employer associations, and tribal and Native entities to develop materials for occupational safety education and training programs. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended...

GrantWatch ID#: 186007

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Institutions, Nonprofits, and Agencies to Address E...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic and research institutions, private and nonprofit organizations, UN and governmental agencies, and private companies to address education needs during large-scale disruptions. Proposals that offer immediate responses, as well as preventative solutions are welcome. Please not...

GrantWatch ID#: 190619
NEW

Grants to USA and Canada Native Small Farmers and Food Producers to Address the Impact of th...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA and Canada Native small farmers and food producers to address the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding may also be used to address emergency situations such as sanitation and food security for local communities and food producers. Projects addressing food security may focus on:

GrantWatch ID#: 190847

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Tribes to Address the Impact of Substance A...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit, faith-based, and community-based organizations, for-profit entities, IHEs, tribes, and tribal organizations for programs that address substance abuse. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support activities tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 190865

Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 07/22/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Practicing artists must be able to demonstrate a sustained commitment to their work, careers, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958

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

Deadline 08/26/20 Conference Date: 07/22/20

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 gender equity initiatives and to assess how effectively t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190644

Funding and Licensing Opportunity to USA Producers and Production Companies for Media Relati...

Deadline 07/24/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and territories independent producers and production companies to fund the production and post-production of non-fiction programs related to indigenous Pacific Islanders. Projects must be intended for broadcast on national public television.

GrantWatch ID#: 172788

Opportunity for USA Start-Ups and Individuals to Participate in a Business Accelerator Progr...

Deadline 07/26/20

Opportunity for USA start-up companies and individuals to participate in a 16-week business accelerator program. Participating companies will benefit from cash investments, access to staff interns, software deals and perks, mentor support, and follow-up capital support. The program promotes the growth of all types of busin...

GrantWatch ID#: 185022

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Support Unaccompanied Minor Refugees

Deadline 07/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, agencies, businesses, schools, and IHEs to provide housing and services to unaccompanied minor refugees. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide temporary housing and care to unaccompanied minor refugees, as well as supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172765

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Tribes, and School Districts for Research Related ...

Deadline 07/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, special district governments, businesses, IHEs, tribes, and school districts for housing-related research projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four weeks or longer. Funding is intended to support the study of alternative methods fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 190267
NEW

Grants to USA Agencies and an Eligible Corporation for Capital Projects to Improve Transport...

Deadline 07/27/20

Grants to USA government agencies and an eligible corporation for capital projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to improve transportation between cities. Eligible projects include those that improve train services and increase capacity by ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190474
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, For-Profits, and Agencies for Health Research...

Deadline 08/13/20 LOI Date: 07/29/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, biotechnology companies, foundations, government agencies, research institutes, and military-related institutions to support health research and human clinical trials. A letter of intent is required before submitting a full application. Specific approvals may be required by th...

GrantWatch ID#: 189628

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Research on Ch...

Deadline 07/30/20

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, state, local, and Native American tribal governments, small businesses, and school districts for research on children from families living in public housing properties. Required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 190209
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Grants to USA and Canada Women Entrepreneurs to Start a Business or Grow an Existing Business

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants of $4,000 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 $25,000 grant at the end of the year. Funding is intended to help women achieve their entrepreneurial dreams.

GrantWatch ID#: 180647
NEW

Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824

Grants to USA Nail Professionals Whose Businesses Are Affected by Closures During the COVID-1...

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA licensed nail professionals whose lives and businesses have been significantly affected by closures during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) health crisis. Funding is intended to provide temporary, direct financial relief to nail professionals who cannot maintain their regular income during this time. Gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 189074

Grants to California Artists and Ensembles in Eligible Areas for Financial Support During the...

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants of up to $400 and grants of up to $1,200 to California individual artists and groups of artists in eligible locations for financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who have been economically affected by the pandemic. Eligible artists and small art groups...

GrantWatch ID#: 189237

Opportunity for California Individuals and For-Profits in Eligible Locations to Participate ...

Deadline 07/31/20

Opportunity for California individuals, entrepreneurs, and for-profit organizations in eligible locations to participate in a competition to develop original business initiatives. Winners receive cash awards and mentoring services. Funding is intended to stimulate the local economy following destructive fires that affected...

GrantWatch ID#: 190500

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Start-Up or Social Enterprise to Mitigate the Effec...

Deadline 07/31/20

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International start-up or social enterprise to mitigate the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to address difficulties facing the business community. Priority will be given to early-stage and growth-stage startups launching an innovative product or idea. The goal ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190796

Grants to USA Courts, Agencies, IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Judicial ...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA judicial courts, related court organizations, IHEs, nonprofits, individuals, government agencies, and corporations to develop and enhance curricula to meet the educational needs of their jurisdiction. Courts are invited to submit applications for the adaptation of curricula, or the implementa...

GrantWatch ID#: 175918