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68 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 Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Programs that Benefit Local Communi...

Deadline 03/17/21

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and schools to benefit communities in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support programs and activities within the focus areas of recreation, arts and cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179783

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, Tribes, and Agencies for Programs to Improve Public Accessi...

Deadline 03/22/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations, tribes, and public agencies for programs to enhance the public's accessibility to the ocean, coast, and beaches. Projects may benefit individuals and communities facing physical, financial, or social barrie...

GrantWatch ID#: 188436

Grants to USA Service Providers for Programs that Benefit Individuals on the Autism Spectrum

Deadline 03/05/21

Grants to USA service providers 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 sports, adult services, and swimming and water safety.

GrantWatch ID#: 186356

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit or IHE to Manage International Sports Exchange Prog...

Deadline 03/11/21

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization or IHE to manage international sports exchange programs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Applicants are invited to submit proposals for sports exchange proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 153615
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Grants to California Local Organizations to Improve the Quality of Life for Residents in Eli...

Deadline 03/12/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to California local organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for residents in eligible regions. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: health and wellness, civic engagement, disaster recovery and...

GrantWatch ID#: 139356

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Revitalize Neighborhoods

Deadline 03/12/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and government entities for projects that revitalize neighborhoods. Funding is intended to provide critically underserved communities across the state with new recreation opportunities. The primary focus of each project must...

GrantWatch ID#: 191683
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Grants to California Artists and Arts and Culture Organizations in Eligible Areas to Partici...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of $500 to California individual artists and arts and culture organizations in eligible areas for the opportunity to participate in a local virtual arts event. Applicants must contact an event partner prior to applying. Funding is intended to allow smaller arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139010

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

Deadline 03/15/21

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 Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies in Eligible Locations to Improve t...

Deadline 04/02/21 Conference Date: 03/16/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government agencies in eligible locations for projects that benefit the community. Program areas include education, health, recreation, safety, civic engagement, arts, employment, and diversity. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 162268

Grants to California Nonprofits to Provide Athletics Programming for Local Youth

Deadline 03/19/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to California nonprofit organizations to provide sport and athletics programming for local youth in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support programs serving participants in grades K-12, with priority given to those serving at-risk yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180315

Grants to USA and Canada Children and Youth with Hearing Loss for Extracurricular Activities

Deadline 03/22/21

Grants to USA, territories, and Canada children and youth with hearing loss for extracurricular activities. Funding is intended to provide students in grades 1-12 with the opportunity to participate in organized summer, weekend, or after-school programs focused on the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180442
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Grants to California Public Agencies for Programs to Reduce Marine Refuse

Deadline 04/16/21 Conference Date: 03/25/21

Grants to California local public agencies for programs to reduce marine refuse. Funding may be used for abandoned vessel clean up projects or to expedite the process for removing unwanted vessels. Funding is intended to prevent, remove, and decrease hazards in local w...

GrantWatch ID#: 150442

Grants to California Agencies for Water Safety Equipment

Deadline 04/16/21 Conference Date: 03/25/21

Grants to California local government agencies to promote boating safety and support water-based law enforcement activities. Funding is intended to support only local safety programs and for the administration of local laws. Applications are invited from agencies with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150443

Grants to California and Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations ...

Deadline 03/30/21

Grants to California and Nevada nonprofit and faith-based organizations, government agencies, and schools for programs and projects that benefit local residents in eligible regions. Focus areas include education, youth, development, health and human services, environme...

GrantWatch ID#: 127626
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Advance Archery Programs for Youth

Deadline 03/30/21

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

Deadline 03/31/21

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 Agencies, For-Profits, Nonprofits, IHEs, and School Districts for Athletics Pr...

Deadline 03/31/21

Grants to USA and territories tribal and government agencies, for-profits, nonprofits, IHEs, and school districts to create therapeutic athletics programs serving veterans and current military personnel who have disabilities. Required registrations may take up to four ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180970
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Grants to USA Students for Local Community Service Projects

Deadline 04/01/21

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

Deadline 04/30/21

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
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Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Enhance Parks and Facilities

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to enhance local parks and park facilities. Support is given to capital improvement projects that reflect the needs of the local community. This grant program is intended to help commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 138607

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Children and Youth

Deadline 05/01/21

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

Grants to California Organizations to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 05/15/21

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 Top Athletes for Support in Reaching International Competitions

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants to USA top-tier athletes in eligible sports disciplines to further their development, training, and career success. Funding is intended to support ranking athletes who have earned a college degree and are working toward reaching elite international competitions ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Improvements to Local Football F...

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants to USA nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in multiple states to enhance local athletics fields within the funding source’s market areas. Funding may be requested for football field improvement projects in the following st...

GrantWatch ID#: 171731
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Grants to California Organizations, Agencies, Businesses, Schools, and Individuals for Alter...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to California organizations, agencies, businesses, schools, teachers, and individuals in eligible regions for projects or educational activities that encourage transportation alternatives to reduce emissions. Eligible uses of funds include: equip...

GrantWatch ID#: 148635
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 06/01/21

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 e...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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Grants to USA Educational Institutions or Sports Programs to Address Sports-Related Needs

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of $10,000 to USA educational institutions and qualifying sports organizations to address sports-related needs. Funding is intended to support growth or other financial needs. Applicants from all categories of sports are eligible to apply. Applicants may includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181706
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/09/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that enhance outdoor recreation and improve the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is intended for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that make a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Initiatives to Improve Ocean Health

Deadline 06/15/21

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs to Improve Children's Health

Deadline 06/15/21

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

Deadline 08/01/21 LOI Date: 07/01/21

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 Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Projects to Promote Bicy...

Deadline 10/15/21 LOI Date: 07/23/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies for programs and projects to promote bicycling. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

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

Deadline 08/01/21

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 09/01/21

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 09/01/21

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 Climbing Groups to Replace Failing and Outdated Equipment in Local Climbing Ar...

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants to USA anchor replacement groups and climbing organizations to support initiatives to replace inadequate fixed anchors on established routes in local climbing areas. Grant applicants will be expected to demonstrate both need and support from local community memb...

GrantWatch ID#: 183600
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Grants to USA Families of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Childre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental health. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935
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Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Communities in Eligible Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for activities that benefit communities in eligible regions. Interested applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting the full proposal. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 161355
NEW

Grants to California Organizations and Agencies for Activities and Programs to Benefit Eligi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and associations in eligible locations for programs and activities that benefit the local community. Funding is intended to support projects and services that promote diverse cultural activities and com...

GrantWatch ID#: 162437
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community Benefit Initiatives

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for community benefit initiatives. Areas of interest include medical research, health care, projects serving youth, recreational facilities, educational fields, as well as Catholic organizations. Eligible p...

GrantWatch ID#: 162467
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Environment, Youth Saf...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind product donations to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in states where the funding source does business for programs focusing on youth safety, community development, and environment and land access. Funds is intended for trail devel...

GrantWatch ID#: 163434

In-Kind Donations of Playtime Products to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of playtime products to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities. The purpose of the program is to support the purchase of unique, large-scale playspace system parts and building kits for children that encourage creativity, communicati...

GrantWatch ID#: 163579
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities in Multiple States to Create Ou...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities in multiple states to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and assist organizations in planning and building a safe, customized play space...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Public Welfare Activities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for public welfare activities. Funding is intended to support impactful projects that address social needs across the globe. Requests will be accepted for activities in the areas of education, arts and cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 163829
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects to benefit society. Funding is intended for initiatives in the following focus areas: education, literacy, democracy, civil liberties, environment, health, recreation, Jewish Community, and reproductive he...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Address Community Needs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and agencies in eligible communities for one-time projects that address social, community, educational, recreational, environmental, and cultural needs for local residents. Priority will be given to capital requests and/or o...

GrantWatch ID#: 173781

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 con...

GrantWatch ID#: 175841
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In-Kind Grants to USA Coaches and Instructors for Handball Equipment for New Players

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to qualified USA coaches and instructors to equip new handball players with eye guards, balls, and gloves. Funding is intended to foster the development of new handball players and to respond to emerging local interest in the sport. If an application is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176810