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280 Research & Evaluation Grants for California

Research grants encompassing life sciences, social science, medical research, agriculture research, STEM literacy research and more. Grants to USA and international academic and medical research institutions.

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Grant to a California Public or Private Entity for Activities to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emiss...

Deadline 03/29/21

Grant to a California public or private entity for activities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve air quality. Funding is intended to support the transition to electric heavy-duty work vehicles. Eligible activities include applied research and development an...

GrantWatch ID#: 193909

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Research Centers for Research to Address the Needs of Children w...

Deadline 04/12/21

Grants to USA nonprofits, Tribes, and research centers for research into autism and other developmental disabilities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for analysis of existing data and records to...

GrantWatch ID#: 151139

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Faculty at Eligible IHEs for Humanities Research

Deadline 04/14/21

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA and Puerto Rico faculty and staff members at eligible IHEs for humanities-based activities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of research projects, publications, and scholarly activities related to the study of the humanities. E...

GrantWatch ID#: 164800

Contract for Services to a California Public or Private Entity to Create a Research Plan for...

Deadline 03/19/21

Contract for services to a California public or private entity to formulate a research plan to decarbonize the state. The contract awardee will develop a long-range strategy that will guide future technological development and implementation to assist in the transition...

GrantWatch ID#: 194369

Grants to USA Faculty and Staff at Eligible IHEs for Humanities Research and Publications

Deadline 04/14/21

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA educators and staff members at eligible IHEs for humanities-based activities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of research projects, publications, and scholarly activities related to the study of the humanities. Eligible projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 151093

Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits for Rural Telehealth Services

Deadline 04/02/21

Grants to USA and Territories for-profits and nonprofits serving rural areas to operate telehealth services in underserved areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is also intended to evaluate the effectivene...

GrantWatch ID#: 194202

Fellowships to USA Scholars to Pursue Humanities Research Projects that Require Digital Publ...

Deadline 04/28/21

Fellowships of up to $60,000 to USA scholars for research projects that address issues related to the humanities. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that require publication in digita...

GrantWatch ID#: 185380

Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, For-Profits, and Nonprofits for Research Promoting Justice and...

Deadline 04/13/21 Conference Date: 03/18/21

Grants to USA and territories agencies, IHEs, for-profits, Tribes, and nonprofits to conduct research in the areas of promoting justice and reducing gender-based violence. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is...

GrantWatch ID#: 188087

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Advanced Research

Deadline 04/14/21

Fellowships to USA individuals for extensive research projects. The fellowships are intended to support a range of projects and activities that display outstanding analytics and high-level writing skills. Applications must clearly express a project's value to humanitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 151114

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Explore the Role of Arts in American Life

Deadline 03/29/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to explore the impact and value of the arts for American life. Applicants are advised that the required online registration may take several weeks to complete. Studies may address the individu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175012

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes for Research Related to AID...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, and tribal organizations for research related to AIDS and HIV. Funding is intended to support projects and studies that are multi-faceted and multi-disciplinary and that address scientific...

GrantWatch ID#: 192422

Grants to USA and Canada IHEs and Professional Societies to Promote Scientific Research Care...

Deadline 03/12/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA and Canada accredited IHEs and professional societies to promote research careers related to the sciences. Funding is intended to support programs that offer scientists practical experience in preparation for work within and beyond academ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167630

Grants to USA Law Enforcement Agencies to Pursue Unsolved Civil Rights Murder Cases

Deadline 04/27/21

Grants to USA for-profits, nonprofits, IHEs, and local, tribal, and state law enforcement agencies and prosecutor's offices to resolve past murder cases that involved civil rights violations. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188464

Grant to a USA Agency, IHE, Tribe, School, Nonprofit, or For-Profit for Research to Improve t...

Deadline 03/29/21

Grant to a USA state, tribal, or county government, IHE, tribal organization, school district, nonprofit, or for-profit organization for research to improve the self-sufficiency of people with disabilities. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be com...

GrantWatch ID#: 194479

Grants to California IHE Staff and Researchers for Projects Related to Marine Issues

Deadline 06/08/21 LOI Date: 03/09/21

Grants to California researchers at universities and institutions for projects to address practical solutions to marine issues. Applicants are required to submit a pre-proposal prior to a full grant application. Priority will be given to sustainable projects that benef...

GrantWatch ID#: 194494

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Healthcare Organizations to Improve the American He...

Deadline 03/25/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International healthcare organizations to improve the American healthcare system. Funding is intended for safety improvement and diagnostic quality projects to reduce medical errors. Projects should address one of the followi...

GrantWatch ID#: 194624

Grants to USA State Agencies, Tribes, and Irrigation and Water Districts in Eligible Locatio...

Deadline 04/21/21

Grants to Western USA, territories, Alaska, and Hawaii state agencies, Indian tribes, irrigation and water districts, and organizations authorized to deliver water or power for the development of tools to manage water resources. Applicants are advised that required reg...

GrantWatch ID#: 186720

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Research Institutions to Mit...

Deadline 04/29/21

Grants to USA and territories and Canada nonprofits, for-profits, agencies, research and educational institutions, and Tribal entities for initiatives to save bat populations from endemic illness. Funding is intended to develop treatment for and to mitigate the spread ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186188

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs Related to HIV and AIDS

Deadline 04/01/21 LOI Date: 03/05/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a range of programs related to HIV and AIDS. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding may be requested for education, research, and direct care and services. Grants are made to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 173945

Grants to California Nonprofits for Charitable Projects and Activities

Deadline 03/05/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for projects and activities that benefit the community. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of animal conservation, youth development, performing and visual arts, healthcare, medical research, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192604

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Prader-Willi Syndrome

Deadline 05/21/21 LOI Date: 03/05/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals for research that will generate a more in-depth understanding of Prader-Willi Syndrome. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. Consideration will be given to research that facilit...

GrantWatch ID#: 194268

Grants to USA and Canada Investigators for Innovative Research Related to Cerebrovascular Di...

Deadline 03/05/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA and Canada investigators for scientific research related to cerebrovascular disease. Eligible individuals are those involved in epidemiology, clinical care, or basic science. The purpose of funding is to support innovative projects in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 194269

Opportunity to USA K-12 Teachers to Participate in a Research Program Abroad

Deadline 03/07/21

Opportunity to USA and Territories full-time elementary, middle, and high school teachers working in public, private, or charter schools to participate in a research-based program in a foreign country. The program is intended to allow educators to conduct research and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 194352

Grants to USA Assistant Professors for Innovative Scientific Research Projects

Deadline 03/08/21

Grant of $30,000 and a grant of $40,000 to USA professors at institutions of higher education for innovative scientific research. The purpose of this program is to support and encourage high-quality chemistry research. Funding is intended to promote the training and de...

GrantWatch ID#: 187755

Awards to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Teams, and Individuals for Ideas that Encourage...

Deadline 03/08/21

Awards of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, research institutions, teams, and individuals for innovative ideas that improve the experience and health of aging populations. Topic areas may include mental and physical health, housing, pol...

GrantWatch ID#: 187988

Grants to USA Researchers to Study Education and Learning

Deadline 03/09/21

Grants to USA researchers for projects that enhance knowledge and understanding of education and learning in the United States. Funding is intended to support research, evaluation, and statistical projects that provide information about the efficacy of educational poli...

GrantWatch ID#: 192950

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

Deadline 04/09/21 LOI Date: 03/10/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, agencies, nonprofits, and for-profits for research projects relating to the use of pharmaceuticals in children and pregnant women. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 192419

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

Deadline 04/09/21 LOI Date: 03/10/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International agencies, for-profits, IHEs, and nonprofits for new research to develop better pharmaceuticals for children and pregnant women. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 192420

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Advance the Health of Felines and Ca...

Deadline 03/10/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers, veterinarians, PhDs, and graduate students affiliated with institutions for projects that advance the health of felines and canines. Funding is intended to support research projects and programs, as well as to suppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 192835

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Research Agencies, and Edu...

Deadline 07/07/21 LOI Date: 03/10/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, educational institutions, and research agencies for research related to agriculture and food. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to submitting a full proposal. Areas of focus i...

GrantWatch ID#: 194503
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Salmon Habitat Monitoring and Restoration

Deadline 04/13/21 Conference Date: 03/10/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, public agencies and tribes to restore, protect, and enhance marine habitats and fisheries. Specifically, this fund will support projects that involve anadromous watersheds and lead to the restoration of anadromous salmonid ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180049

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Projects Related to Parkinson's Dis...

Deadline 05/14/21 LOI Date: 03/12/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scientists with a PhD or MD for original projects related to Parkinson's Disease research and treatment. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for new research, therapies, and advanceme...

GrantWatch ID#: 187217
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Journalists, IHEs, and Indivi...

Deadline 04/19/21 LOI Date: 03/12/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, private organizations, journalists, government agencies, IHEs, and researchers for innovative ideas and projects that enhance the field of security and law. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior...

GrantWatch ID#: 188150

Fellowships to USA Graduate Students, Historians, Journalists, and Authors for New Historica...

Deadline 03/12/21

Fellowships of up to $12,000 to USA graduate students, historians, journalists, and authors for new historical research on eligible topics. Fellows will perform research leading to the publication of an essay or article to appear in a magazine, website, newspaper, book...

GrantWatch ID#: 194240
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Grant to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, Agency, IHE, or Tribe to Research and Develop Technolo...

Deadline 04/19/21 Conference Date: 03/12/21 LOI Date: 03/24/21

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization, for-profit, government agency, institution of higher education, or Tribe to research and develop technologies for individuals with blindness or vision impairment. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be initiate...

GrantWatch ID#: 194720

Grants to a USA Early-Career Psychologists for Research on Children Affected by Serious Emoti...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to a USA early-career psychologist to support research in the area of treatment and early intervention for children with serious emotional disturbance. This program is intended to empower psychologists in producing scientifically-based research ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178476

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Initiatives for Cat Conservation Programs

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International research initiatives for cat conservation programs. Funding is intended for on-site conservation programs with a focus on small wild cats. Preference will be given to projects in the areas of field conservation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178833

Grants to USA IHEs for Research to Enhance Organic Crop and Livestock Production

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants to USA universities and colleges for integrated research in identified priority areas in the organic agriculture industry. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Collaborative projects are encouraged. Projects may ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182886

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Postdoctoral Researchers for Neuromuscular Research ...

Deadline 04/16/21 LOI Date: 03/15/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and international postdoctoral researchers for neuromuscular research projects. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full grant application. Funding is intended for salary, equipment, travel, supplies, and pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184854

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Research Related to Pediatri...

Deadline 03/15/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International investigators at universities, hospitals, and institutions for research regarding pediatric cancer. The program is intended to fund basic scientists and clinicians who conduct research with the potential to significantly im...

GrantWatch ID#: 190812

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Projects Related to the Study ...

Deadline 03/15/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International researchers at universities, hospitals, and institutions for projects related to the study of cancer. The funding source encourages proposals addressing a broad range of cancer research, including theoretical and experiment...

GrantWatch ID#: 190813

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research Projects Related to the Well Being of Older Adults

Deadline 05/01/21 LOI Date: 03/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to conduct applied research projects that have direct and immediate implications on the adult population, ages 65 and older. Funding is intended for research that seeks to identify practices, interventions, and policies to improve ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192501

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research on Gastrointestinal Compli...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians, educators, and scientists for research projects that address the gastrointestinal complications of children diagnosed with Angelman Syndrome. Funding is intended to support projects related to areas of unmet need in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193518

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental Projects and to Improve the Quality of Life in Un...

Deadline 05/01/21 LOI Date: 03/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for environmental projects and community improvements. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life in underserved communities and to protect and preserve the natu...

GrantWatch ID#: 194154

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Students to Promote Scientific Research Achievements

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International undergraduate and graduate science and engineering students to promote scientific achievements and excellence in research. Funding is intended to support hands-on learning and to encourage students and mentors to forge close wor...

GrantWatch ID#: 194368

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Graduate Students and Early-Career Psychologists fo...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of up to $3,500 to USA, Canada, and International early-career psychologists and graduate students for research studies related to psychological testing. Funding is intended to support projects that explore the professional and ethical use of tests, including is...

GrantWatch ID#: 194501

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote the Scholarly Analysis of Ame...

Deadline 06/15/21 LOI Date: 03/16/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects that encourage international scholarship related to American art topics. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funds will also support scholar...

GrantWatch ID#: 166917

Grants to USA For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Nonprofits to Evaluate Crime Victim Services

Deadline 03/16/21

Grants to USA and territories for-profits, agencies, IHEs, Tribes, and nonprofit organizations for research on services provided to victims of crime. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Priority will be given to applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 193867

Grants to Israel and USA Scientists for Genomics Research

Deadline 03/16/21

Grants to Israel and USA scientists affiliated with qualified organizations or institutions for genomics research. Funding is intended to support the development of technologies, resources, tools, and infrastructure related to genome and phenotype research. The goal of...

GrantWatch ID#: 193942
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Residents, Fellows, and Post-Doctoral Researchers f...

Deadline 05/07/21 LOI Date: 03/16/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and international recent residents, fellows, and post-doctoral researchers for a broad range of pediatric research topics. Applicants are required to submit a concept paper prior to a full grant application. The purpose of the fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 194465