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89 Sports & Recreation Grants for California

Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Grants to California Municipalities, Counties, and Districts to Enhance Recreational Opportu...

Deadline 11/05/21

Grants to California municipalities, counties, and districts to achieve economic and health-related goals. Funding is intended for projects to enhance recreational opportunities in eligible areas throughout the State. The goal of the program is to attract visitors and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193958

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Activities and Events

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $4,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for community activities and events. Both in-person as well as virtual or hybrid events are eligible. Funding is intended for advertising, marketing, and production expenses associated with ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 179893

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Locations to Meet the Urgent Needs ...

Deadline 09/22/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations to meet the urgent needs of the local community. Eligible programs include, but are not limited to, programs addressing the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and r...

GrantWatch ID#: 198038

In-Kind Donations of Insulin to USA Nonprofit Diabetes Summer Camps that Serve Children and ...

Deadline 09/17/21

In-kind donations of insulin to USA and territories nonprofit diabetes summer camps. The purpose of the program is to ensure that children with diabetes up to age 18 will be able to enjoy a full camp experience. Requests will be accepted from nonprofit camps as well as...

GrantWatch ID#: 197070

Grants to California Agencies and Tribal Organizations for Public Pavement Projects Using Re...

Deadline 09/29/21

Grants to California local and state governmental agencies and tribal organizations for pavement projects using recycled materials. Funding is intended to produce public access roads, bike trails, and pedestrian pathways and at the same time, encourage recycling and re...

GrantWatch ID#: 175626

Grants to California Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible Locations for Programs that Address ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $2,500 to California nonprofit organizations and schools in eligible locations for programs that address community needs. Funding is intended to support the focus areas of education, arts and culture, athletics, youth and senior activities, health and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 152794

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and Protect Access to...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public riding areas, and land conservation organizations to promote the proper access and use of public lands. Funding is intended to support activities that ensure the safe use of off-highway vehicles, educate the public on conse...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556

Grants to USA Hospitals in Multiple States to Host Prom-Like Events for Teenaged Pediatric P...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA hospitals in multiple states to host events for pediatric patients. Funding is intended to create a prom experience for teenaged patients who are too ill to attend a prom at school. The purpose of this program is to enable hospitalized teens to participat...

GrantWatch ID#: 186526

Fellowships to California Individuals in Eligible Regions to Take Part in an Experience that...

Deadline 09/30/21

Fellowships of up to $2,000 to California individuals in eligible regions to take part in an experience that fosters personal development. The purpose of the program is to inspire young women by enabling them to participate in a special experience. Fellowships are inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 197541

Grants to USA Students for Local Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA students ages 18 and under for service projects to benefit their local community. Funding may be used to support a variety of creative projects, such as playgrounds, nature trails, animal shelters, school and community gardens, facemask do...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs that Serve Elderly Individuals in Eligible Comm...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations for programs that serve elderly individuals in eligible communities. The purpose of the program is to use music and dancing to support social interaction. Funding is intended for musician(s) providing live e...

GrantWatch ID#: 197902

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Education and Beautification

Deadline 10/09/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs to benefit and educate local residents. Funding is intended for city beautification projects and for activities to promote the appreciation of gardening and horticulture. Eligible applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 150731

In-Kind Grants of Equipment to USA Schools and Community Organizations for Sports Programs f...

Deadline 10/13/21

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools and organizations to support sports programs for youth. Priority is given to programs that serve economically disadvantaged and diverse communities. The purpose of the grant program is to provide organizations with free...

GrantWatch ID#: 143021

Grants to USA Schools to Introduce a New Sport to the Curriculum

Deadline 10/13/21

Grants to USA schools for programs to support physical education. The purpose of the program is to introduce youth ages six to nineteen to the basic skills and rules of lacrosse, including shooting, passing, cradling, scooping, catching, and shooting. Grants are reserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 173934

Grants to USA Sports Organizations to Increase Access to Sports for Girls in Underserved Pop...

Deadline 10/13/21

Grants to USA sports organizations to create new or expand existing sports opportunities for girls and young women in underserved populations. The purpose of the grant program is to provide underserved youth ages six to nineteen with increased access to lacrosse. Eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 186692

Grants to USA Sports Organizations for Education and Sports Programs that Benefit Vulnerable...

Deadline 10/13/21

Grants to USA sports organizations for education and sports programs that benefit vulnerable youth. Funding is intended for youth-centered programming that fosters character-building, health, and academic success. The purpose of the program is to support lacrosse progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 186693

Grants to USA Organizations for Sports Events for Underrepresented Populations

Deadline 10/13/21

Grants USA organizations to support sports events and activities that benefit youth from underrepresented populations. Funding is intended for tournaments, clinics, play days, and camp opportunities. Grant funds may be used to support new or ongoing programs that promo...

GrantWatch ID#: 186695

Grants to USA Sports Organizations to Increase Accessibility for Participants with Disabilit...

Deadline 10/13/21

Grants to USA sports organizations to increase accessibility for individuals living with physical and mental limitations and disabilities. Funding is intended to support projects that create tools to break down barriers to participation and increase opportunities for p...

GrantWatch ID#: 186696

Grants to USA Sports Organizations for Youth Activities in Low-Income Communities

Deadline 10/13/21

Grants to USA sports organizations for youth activities in low-income communities. Funding is intended for programs that build character, improve health, and help youth strive for academic excellence. Grants are awarded to projects and programs that promote lacrosse pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 186697

In-Kind Grants to USA Sports Organizations to Introduce Youth to a New Sport

Deadline 10/13/21

In-kind grants to USA sports organizations to introduce youth between the ages of six and fourteen to a new sport. Successful applicants will receive a curriculum for coaches, equipment, and marketing materials in order to operate and promote the program. The purpose o...

GrantWatch ID#: 198328
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits for Programs that Benefit Individuals on the Autism...

Deadline 10/22/21

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit and for-profit organizations for recreational programs that benefit individuals on the autism spectrum. Funding may be used for programs in the following categories: summer camps, employment, physical fitness and...

GrantWatch ID#: 186356
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of At-Risk Military Veterans

Deadline 10/29/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275

Grants to USA Schools, Agencies, Nonprofits, and Tribes for Capital Improvements to Recreati...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of $20,000 to USA public schools, municipalities, nonprofit organizations, and sovereign tribal nations for capital improvements to recreational facilities. Funding is intended to reduce the expense of lighting systems in football facilities. The program is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 142034

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, Schools, and Tribal Nations to Build or Renovate L...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, municipalities, public schools, and Tribal Nations to build or renovate local football fields. Funding is intended for capital projects to benefit football leagues, organizations, and their communities. Grants wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 195273

Grants to USA High School and Nonprofit Youth Football Programs for Equipment and Resources

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA high school and nonprofit youth programs for equipment and resources. The program is intended to ensure that youth and high school football players can play the game safely. Former professional athletes may apply for funding for youth and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161136

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Related to Performance-Enh...

Deadline 12/01/21 LOI Date: 11/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research projects related to the reduction of performance-enhancing drug use. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. The purpose of the funding is to address the root causes and prevent the use of these...

GrantWatch ID#: 172154

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals for Inclusive Craft Beer...

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and individuals for regional and local craft beer events. Funding is intended for in-person, virtual, or hybrid events that promote awareness of craft beer to new populations while creatin...

GrantWatch ID#: 185432

Grants to USA Individuals to Train for Horse Riding Events

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants to USA individuals to participate in horse riding events. Funding is intended for travel expenses and the educational development of a promising rider. The goal of the funding is to advance the skills, to inspire, and to expand the knowledge of developing riders...

GrantWatch ID#: 196783

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Youth Organizations, Schools, and Agencies for Outdoor Recreationa...

Deadline 11/02/21

Grants to USA nonprofit and youth organizations, schools, and parks departments to purchase outdoor recreational equipment. The program is intended is to help communities promote physical activity, encourage all people to play together, and combat childhood obesity. Fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 163421

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Recreational Areas and Facilities

Deadline 11/05/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and government agencies, including counties, regional park districts and regional open-space districts, open-space authorities, and joint powers authorities for recreational areas and facilities. Funding is intended to impro...

GrantWatch ID#: 195880
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Grants to USA Educators, Volunteers, and Schools for Physical Education and Fitness Projects

Deadline 11/15/21

Grants of up to $500 to USA schools, volunteers, and educators for programs to improve physical fitness and education for students. Funding is intended for creative and innovative projects. Priority will be given to projects that address a specific need and involve the...

GrantWatch ID#: 177355

In-Kind Support to USA Ski Clubs to Promote Cross-Country Skiing for Youth and Adults

Deadline 12/01/21

In-kind support to USA ski clubs to promote participation in cross-country skiing. This program focuses on both adult and youth skiers. The purpose of this program is to promote cross-country skiing as an energetic and fun activity that is part of an active and healthy...

GrantWatch ID#: 146619

Grants to California Organizations to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 12/15/21

Grants to California organizations for projects and programs that enhance the community in eligible locations. Programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: education for all ages, local history, human services, recreation, art, culture, peace, and enhan...

GrantWatch ID#: 142527
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs to Improve Children's Health

Deadline 12/15/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to improve children's health. Funding is intended for programs that increase the well-being of children and youth through physical activities. The goal of the program is to encourage and inspire youth ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172484

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Programs and Projects to Benefit Lo...

Deadline 12/15/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for youth-oriented projects and programs. Funding is intended for activities that align with the Foundation’s priority areas of health, wellness, sports, and education. Programs and pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 178904

Grants to California Individuals and Families for Recreational Activities

Deadline 12/31/21

Grants of up to $300 per person to California individuals and families in eligible locations for extra-curricular activities. Funding is intended to enable low-income residents to attend camps, aquatic programs, and recreation classes. Applicants must reside within the...

GrantWatch ID#: 189925
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Entrepreneurs to Promote Health and Wellness in F...

Deadline 12/31/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA female BIPOC-led nonprofit and for-profit organizations and women of color entrepreneurs to promote health and wellness among female BIPOC communities. Funding is intended to support organizations and entrepreneurs that have demonstrated c...

GrantWatch ID#: 197220
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Activities to Conserve Forested Areas

Deadline 01/10/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and tribes for activities to conserve forestlands. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding is intended to support projects involving...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342
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Grants to USA Middle and High Schools in Multiple States to Support Athletics Programs

Deadline 01/15/22

Grants of $1,000 to USA public middle schools and high schools in multiple states to support athletic programs that are in danger of closing due to reduced budgets. In previous years, grants have been awarded to provide equipment and uniforms for general-education stud...

GrantWatch ID#: 177219
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Initiatives to Improve Ocean Health

Deadline 01/31/22

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...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Tribes, and District Organizations to Support COVI...

Deadline 01/31/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support the tourism industry's recovery efforts from the economic impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Required registrations take several...

GrantWatch ID#: 197705
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Grants and Loans to California Agencies to Improve Public Recreational Boating Facilities

Deadline 02/01/22

Grants and loans to California cities, counties, public agencies, marinas, and port districts for projects that improve recreational boating facilities. Applicants should contact the funding source prior to applying. Funding is intended to improve launch facilities for...

GrantWatch ID#: 150497
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Entertainment Opportunities for Individuals with Physical Challe...

Deadline 02/01/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide entertainment opportunities for individuals with physical challenges. Funding may be used for events and experiences including, but not limited to athletic and recreational activities and day trips. The goal is to provid...

GrantWatch ID#: 177423

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Children and Youth

Deadline 02/01/22

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for programs to benefit children and youth in eligible locations. Focus areas include sports and recreation, health and wellness, and education and literacy. Special attention is given to initiatives that have a meaningful i...

GrantWatch ID#: 186856
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Grants and Loans to California Public Agencies and Private Entities to Upgrade Boating Facili...

Deadline 02/01/22

Grants and loans to California government agencies and private entities for projects that improve boating facilities and marinas. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support repairs and enhancements of boat launching ramps an...

GrantWatch ID#: 197533

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Archery Programs for Youth

Deadline 03/01/22

Grants of up to $500 to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities for archery programs for youth. Funding is intended to support equipment purchases and range enhancements for organizations that provide archery programming for youth. The purpose of the grant ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153511

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 03/01/22

Grants to USA nonprofits, agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that increase rock climbing accessibility. Funding is intended to preserve and improve climbing areas across the nation. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 03/01/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible r...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159

Grants to California Organizations in Eligible Locations to Enhance the Lives of Local Resid...

Deadline 03/01/22

Grants to California organizations in eligible locations to improve the quality of life for local residents and preserve the area's unique character. Applications will be considered in areas such as enhancement and/or preservation, educational opportunities, healthy li...

GrantWatch ID#: 180173
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Grants to USA High Schools and Prep Schools to Support Safe and Substance-Free School Events

Deadline 03/18/22

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA high schools and preparatory schools to support safe and substance-free school events. Funding is intended to cover the expenses of school-hosted events that encourage healthy choices and substance-free celebration activities after graduat...

GrantWatch ID#: 196746