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California Historical Preservation Grants:  97 Preservation Grants for California.

Historic Preservation and rehabilitation of land, homes, libraries, museums, film, art, cultural and religious resources. Historic preservation of historical buildings and preservation of historical landmarks.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Indian Tribes to Preserve Audio and Video Media

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofit institutions, government agencies, and Indian Tribes to preserve audio and video media through digital reformatting. Funding is intended for media that is fragile, time-based, and of scholarly value. Preservation must be done by qualified external serv...

GrantWatch ID#: 187337

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats t...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Initiatives and Technol...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world.

GrantWatch ID#: 181409

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Indian Tribes, and Institutions for Environmental Conserv...

Deadline 01/23/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, state government agencies, local and municipal governments, Indian tribes, and educational institutions for projects that restore hardwood forests and wetlands in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve the wildlife, water quality, and water connectivity of the Lower Mississi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187449

Grants to California Public Entities for Climate Change Readiness Projects

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to California public entities for projects to prepare local communities for the effects of climate change. Funding is intended for projects to improve the local area's ability to respond to climate impacts such as water- and heat-related natural disasters. Preference will be given to projects that will lead to the i...

GrantWatch ID#: 187653

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Pine Ecosystems in Eligible States

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions for the restoration and management of longleaf pine ecosystems in eligible states. The purpose of this program is to enhance and expand management and restoration efforts across the longleaf pine’s historical range. Funding w...

GrantWatch ID#: 178352

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Benefit Programs in Eligible Regi...

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs that benefit the community in eligible regions. Program areas include youth and children, community development, animal welfare and environment, historic preservation, arts and culture, and health and human services.

GrantWatch ID#: 180122

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Implement STEM Education Programs

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, K-12 schools, and institutions of higher education partnering with learning centers for STEM education programs. Funding is intended to support the implementation of learning experiences taking place in both classroom and outdoor settings that enhance wate...

GrantWatch ID#: 187607

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance and Restore Wildlife Habitat in Eligible Ar...

Deadline 01/21/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities to enhance or restore wetlands, forests, prairies, and habitats for game, fish, and wildlife in Minnesota. Funding is intended to support projects on public lands or waters or lands protected by a permanent conservation easement.

GrantWatch ID#: 184191

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 02/14/20 Conference Date: 01/21/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs that meet the most important needs of the communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs addressing health and human services, arts and culture, education, and environment. Programs should benefit the Sonoma County community.

GrantWatch ID#: 177522

Grants to California Organizations and Businesses in Eligible Counties to Replace Heavy-Duty...

Deadline 04/05/20 Conference Date: 01/22/20

Grants to California organizations and businesses in eligible regions to replace old, heavy-duty engines with cleaner and newer equipment. Funding priority will be given to projects directly benefiting disadvantaged communities, low-income areas, and zero-emission projects. Funding is intended for replacements related to i...

GrantWatch ID#: 185209

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Address Environmental and Health Challenges in Unders...

Deadline 02/07/20 Conference Date: 01/23/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and tribal organizations to address environmental and public health issues impacting underserved communities. The long-term goals of the program are to help strengthen communities with concerns related to environmental justice and to create self-sus...

GrantWatch ID#: 140174

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Organizations to ...

Deadline 01/25/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and other organizations to develop environmental curricula. Funding is intended for holistic environmental curricula development and implementation that incorporate basic ecological principles and problem-solving...

GrantWatch ID#: 174429

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Preserve Humanities Collections

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and institutions of higher education to preserve large humanities collections through effective conservation strategies. Applicants are advised that the required pre-application registrations may take up to one month to complete. Funding is intended to sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 151066

Grants to California Agencies, Schools, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Projects Using Tire-...

Deadline 01/30/20

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Protect Wildlife an...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for the protection and preservation of wildlife and habitat. Funding is intended for a range of projects, including education and research programs and activities with a focus on managing habitats. Special consideration will be given to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 187673

Grants and In-Kind Support to Northern California Nonprofits for Environmental Preservation ...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind support to Northern California nonprofit organizations for environmental preservation and protection programs and projects in eligible regions. Eligible regions include: the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range, Bay Area, Central Valley, Central Coast, and North Coast. Areas of focus include, but...

GrantWatch ID#: 175430

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to USA Museums to Conduct a Collections Conservation Survey

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to USA and Territories museums to perform a conservation survey in order to enhance the quality of their collections. Funding is intended to support the study of the buildings, collections, building systems, procedures, and collections care and conservation policies of small and mid-sized museums. The program assis...

GrantWatch ID#: 187376

Grants to Multiple USA States, Tribes, Agencies, and Water Authorities to Increase Water Sup...

Deadline 02/05/20

Grants to USA state agencies, tribes, and water districts and authorities in multiple states for water conservation and resilience programs. Applicants must participate in a technical consultation session prior to applying. Funding is intended for contingency planning, water resiliency programs, and emergency drought respo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182579

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

Deadline 02/06/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 160236

Grants to Oregon and California Nonprofits for Watershed Conservation Projects

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to Oregon and California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for collaborative and innovative watershed conservation projects. Funding is intended for projects supporting creative and replicable solutions to restoration and revitalization. Eligible watersheds in California include the Mattole River watershed...

GrantWatch ID#: 177167

Grants to USA Agencies and Universities in Eligible Regions for Capital Projects to Protect ...

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and universities for capital projects that protect natural water bodies in eligible regions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take 30 days or more to complete. Funded projects support construction and land acquisition, and are intended to protect impor...

GrantWatch ID#: 182589

Grants USA Graduate Students in Eligible States for Collaborative Agricultural Projects that ...

Deadline 02/11/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA graduate students in eligible states for agricultural projects that promote sustainability. Eligible states are Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Micronesia, Montana, Nevada, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184781
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Grants to California, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits in Eligible Watershed Regions to Pro...

Deadline 02/14/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to California, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible watershed regions for projects that preserve and enhance oceanic ecosystems, improve water quality, and protect the environment. Funding is intended for all types of programs and subject areas that improve conditions in the Ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 171563

Grants to USA Museums, Tribes, and Organizations to Preserve Native Cultural Objects

Deadline 02/14/20

Grants to USA museums tribes, and eligible Native organizations and colleges for activities to preserve Native American culture. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take several days to complete. The purpose of the grant program is to support consultation and documentation projects rela...

GrantWatch ID#: 178708

Grants to California Nonprofits for Environmental Stewardship Activities

Deadline 02/15/20

Grants to California small nonprofit organizations for initiatives for environmental stewardship activities. Funding is intended to support a broad range of advocacy and conservation activities. Priority will be given to organizations proposing specific projects. The Fund supports conservationists advocating for the perman...

GrantWatch ID#: 175835

Grants to California Government Agencies for Projects to Improve Public Health and Safety

Deadline 02/17/20

Grants to California local and state governments and other public entities for projects that promote public health and safety and protect the environment. Funding is intended to provide agencies with financial assistance in carrying out projects to clean local sites from unwanted waste products.

GrantWatch ID#: 175628
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 02/19/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212

Opportunity for USA and Territories Graduate Students to Participate in a Fellowship Related...

Deadline 02/21/20

Fellowship opportunity for USA and territories graduate students to learn and work in government offices in the Washington, DC area. Applicants are advised that that the application process may take up to one month to complete. Focus areas include conservation, management, and policy-making related to natural water resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 177807

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Archaeological Exp...

Deadline 04/10/20 Conference Date: 02/25/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for archaeological explorations that shed light on current climatic and environmental issues. Funding is intended to gather and analyze archaeological information related to paleoenvironmental and paleoclimatological explorations that h...

GrantWatch ID#: 187197
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students for Compelling Videos on the Effects of Pop...

Deadline 02/27/20

Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 through 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three global issues: Sustaining Water Systems, Ensuring Economic Opportunities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177778
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Grants to Southwest USA Nonprofits, Museums, Historical Societies, and Individuals in Multip...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants totaling up to $1,500 to Arizona, California, Nevada, and New Mexico nonprofit organizations, museums, and historical societies, as well as to individual students, teachers, and researchers, for oral history projects focusing on the Southwest. Funding is intended to cover the costs of interviewing, equipment, transc...

GrantWatch ID#: 176801
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to California Local Agencies to Encourage Waste Reduction

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants to California local municipal governments for projects that encourage waste reduction. New applicants must contact the Funding Source to request access to the online application. The intention of this grant program is to support local municipal programs in attaining an 80 percent recycling rate for all California Re...

GrantWatch ID#: 169395
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Grants to USA and Canada Scholars for Research on Native American Language and Ethnohistory

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants of up to $3,500 to USA and Canada postdoctoral scholars and graduate students to conduct research on Native American ethnohistory, history of studies, and linguistics in the continental US and Canada. Applicants are advised to initiate applications in advance of the deadline to allow time for the submission of lette...

GrantWatch ID#: 178514

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 05/01/20 Conference Date: 03/09/20

Grants to USA Indian tribes to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Funding is intended to revitalize and preserve the Native American culture and language through projects that benefit the community. Grants are also available to support educational programs and digital services.

GrantWatch ID#: 165538
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Opportunity for USA Young Adults to Gain Work Experience in Environmental Stewardship

Deadline 03/12/20

Opportunity for USA young adults to gain work experience in the field of environmental stewardship. The program provides training, networking, and leadership opportunities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of programs and projects related to the environment including energy conservation, environmental education,...

GrantWatch ID#: 187717

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Children, Animal Welfare, and Hum...

Deadline 03/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations that focus on humanitarian support, the environment, children, arts, education, and animal welfare. Preference will be given to those organizations, individuals, and initiatives that will inspire others to get involved, stand the test of time, and will be a manifestation of the Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Entities for the Restoration of Historical Works

Deadline 04/24/20 LOI Date: 03/20/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit institutions and public entities to restore and sustain film of historical or cultural value. Funding is intended for lab work preventing film deterioration. Films must have been created in the United States or by U.S. citizens living abroad. Eligible films should not be protected b...

GrantWatch ID#: 185026
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Holocaust-Related Film Production...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for the development, production, and post-production of Holocaust-related films. Films should have an educational value and a broad distribution potential. Proposed films will be judged on historical accuracy, creativity, feasibility, and vision. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 174360

Grants to USA Native Tribes, Villages, Organizations, and Museums to Preserve Native America...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of to USA Indian tribes, Native villages and organizations, and museums for the preservation of Native American culture. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the expenses associated with the packaging, transportation, contamination removal, re...

GrantWatch ID#: 164780
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Grants to Western USA and Chile Nonprofits and Agencies for Environmental Conservation

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies in multiple USA states and Chile for environmental conservation and protection programs. Funding is intended to encourage the protection of marine resources and biological diversity in Chile, Western North America, and the Western Pacific.

GrantWatch ID#: 176044

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can apply in five areas: science and health, applied technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 05/11/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International students and professionals for designing an energy efficient library in a pre-selected location in California. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition is to promote net-zero energy building projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 173777
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for hands-on educational programs that teach young people about vehicle and boat restoration. Priority will be given to programs that focus on high school and college-age students. Funding is intended to teach the specialized skills and knowledge needed to maintain vintage cars, trucks...

GrantWatch ID#: 178548
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Animal Rescue Proj...

Deadline 05/22/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations to rescue animal species that cannot currently be saved in the wild. Applicants must submit a project outline prior to applying. Funding is intended for start-up projects, workshop attendance, and consultations, with a focus on ex situ a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181000
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects Relating to Wildlife, Huma...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for projects in the areas of education, conservation, research, technology, and storytelling. Funding is intended to support transformative, innovative projects focusing on areas that include wildlife, the human journey, evolution of culture...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions to Address Sustainability in ...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research institutions for studies addressing sustainability in solid waste management practices. Applicants proposing certain research topics must contact program staff prior to submitting a pre-proposal. Research topic areas include recycling, waste minimization, conversion to ener...

GrantWatch ID#: 170682