Workforce Development Grants in California, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco, Fresno - GrantWatch

Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters

California Workforce Development Grants:  121 Workforce Grants for California.

Grants to assist veterans, youth, displaced workers, and immigrants to enter, remain and advance in the workplace. Find grants to provide programs for career education, career training, solve workforce shortage, promote workforce health and workforce development grants.

Search Filters

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19 LOI Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Scholarships to USA Women to Enroll in Career Advancing Degrees and Certification Programs

Deadline 11/15/18

Scholarships ranging from $2,000 to $12,000 to USA women who are pursuing degrees and courses of study required for professional advancement or employment opportunities. This program is intended for women who are reentering the workforce, seeking to advance in a current career, or are in the process of making a career chan...

GrantWatch ID#: 175119

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Education, and Human S...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to Arizona, Florida, California, Michigan, and Texas nonprofit organizations for programs that promote economic and community development, education for low and moderate-income residents, and health and human services initiatives. Funding is also given for event sponsorships. Giving priorities include: 1. Edu...

GrantWatch ID#: 176342

Grants to North San Diego County, California Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Arts, a...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to North San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations to address community needs through programs in the areas of education (birth through adulthood), human welfare, arts and culture, and civic affairs. Grants will be considered on the basis of their enrichment to the communities where Nordson's employees li...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Media Institutions, and Educational Institutions to Improve Invest...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, media institutions, and educational institutions for programs in the following areas: Investigative Reporting, Oklahoma Journalism, Professional Development, and Journalism Initiatives. Priority is given to programs focusing on ethics and new media. More details on the program area...

GrantWatch ID#: 179644

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 11/30/18 Conference Date: 11/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support touring performances by US-based artists at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals. Funding is intended to support performances by exemplary artists and ensembles represe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs to Empower North American J...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs to empower women in the Jewish communities of North America. Funding may be used to support projects or to provide general operating support for organizations that have a mission of empowering Jewish women. The main goals of the Matching Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 159799

Matching Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Projects that Foster Opportunities for Jewis...

Deadline 11/16/18

Matching grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and projects that strengthen women's empowerment in the Jewish community. Priority areas include encouraging girls to choose STEM education and careers and preventing gender-based discrimination and harassment in Jewish community workplaces and communal space...

GrantWatch ID#: 183983

Grants to San Diego County, California Nonprofits for Arts, Education, and Community Develop...

Deadline 11/28/18

Grants to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations for programs focusing on arts, music, K-12 education, and economic development. Inquiries are invited from organizations that operate K-12 education programs, as well as programs that foster community development, job creation, and the alleviation of affliction...

GrantWatch ID#: 176597
NEW

Grants to Multiple USA States and Puerto Rico Nonprofits and Agencies for Emergency Response...

Deadline 11/29/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 to multiple USA states and Puerto Rico EMS agencies, law enforcement agencies, public safety organizations, and nonprofits to improve emergency response capacity. Funding may be used for the purchase of life-saving equipment, support of military, disaster relief, scholarships and cont...

GrantWatch ID#: 179675
NEW

Grants to USA Researchers to Address the Economic Impact of Changes in the Job Quality for L...

Deadline 03/04/19 LOI Date: 11/30/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research to address the causes and impacts of the shift in the quality of jobs available for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Scholars for Behavioral Economics Research Addressing Diversity and Immigration

Deadline 03/04/19 LOI Date: 11/30/18

Grants to USA scholars to support high-level research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Applications are invited for proposals addressing immigration, race, and ethnicity in the co...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

Grants to California Nonprofits to Protect Immigrants in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to promote the security, safety, and rights of immigrant communities in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties. Priority will be given to proposals that demonstrate coordination and partnership between entities across the region. Problem Statement: Silicon Valley is a divers...

GrantWatch ID#: 182413
NEW

Grants to USA Individuals Affiliated with Higher Education Institutions for Research Related ...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA individuals who are affiliated with a nonprofit postsecondary institution or relevant higher or legal education organization to support research projects. Funding is intended to promote scholarship related to issues of educational access, affordability and value of legal education specifically, and graduate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182431

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443

Grants to USA Researchers for Computational Research on Economic Social Sciences Issues

Deadline 03/04/19 LOI Date: 11/30/18

Grants to USA researchers to support social sciences research addressing behavioral economics, social inequality, immigration and ethnicity, and the future of the workforce. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This program supports the use of new data and analysis methods to examine questi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183561

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to the Development of Alternative Work Arrangem...

Deadline 03/04/19 LOI Date: 11/30/18

Grants to USA scholars for innovative social sciences research addressing the increase of alternative work arrangements in the US workforce. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation invites proposals for research examining both the causes and consequences of alternative work arra...

GrantWatch ID#: 183563

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Strategic Consultants to Improve ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofits, public schools, government agencies, and Indian tribal governments in Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, and Curry Counties for a one-on-one strategic consultation. Funding is intended to help organizations increase effectiveness and have a greater impact on the community. Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624

Awards to USA and Canada College English Teachers for Outstanding Language Learning Programs

Deadline 12/01/18

Awards to USA, territories, and Canada English teachers at two-year colleges to recognize outstanding programs to improve language learning for students of diverse backgrounds and interests, enabling them to achieve their career, personal, and educational goals. These awards recognize teachers who work together with commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 160628

Grants to USA and Canada Libraries for Programs for People with Autism of All Ages and their ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada libraries for services, projects, and programs that benefit people with autism of all ages or their families. Funding is intended for the purchase program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay for staff coverage. Applicants may propose to initiate a new, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165935
NEW

Grants to Livermore, California Arts Organizations, Nonprofits, and Artists for Local Arts I...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Livermore, California individual artists, arts organizations, and arts nonprofits to improve and expand programs and services with the goal of increasing access to the arts. Applications are invited for a broad range of artistic endeavors benefitting the local community. Both the Livermore Cit...

GrantWatch ID#: 173821

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Librarian for Outstanding Leadership

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career librarian to recognize outstanding contributions through technical services and library collections. Nominations are invited on behalf of librarians who demonstrate outstanding potential for continuing leadership and professional contributions. Evidence of...

GrantWatch ID#: 174845

Grants to USA Trade Schools and Colleges for Manufacturing Summer Camps for Middle and High ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA trade schools, community colleges, and technical colleges to host summer camp programs to introduce youth between the ages of 12 to 16 to various manufacturing fields. Summer camp programs will engage girls and boys and middle and high school to the high-tech career options available in the automated manufact...

GrantWatch ID#: 174993
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational Programs that Promote the Dairy Industry

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for educational initiatives and programs that educate the public about the dairy industry and promote the professional development of dairy producers. Funding will be provided for proposals that fall under one of the following two categories: 1. Building Producer Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178677

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Older Adults, Ages 65 and Above

Deadline 02/01/19 LOI Date: 12/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for innovative projects that benefit older Americans (ages 65 and above). Funding is specifically intended to support proposals that focus on the areas of advocacy, direct services, education and training programs for professionals working with the elderly, and/or research to identify the causes of...

GrantWatch ID#: 180281

Grants to Humboldt County, California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Educational Proj...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to Humboldt County, California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and Indian Tribes for projects that address the issue of human trafficking. Eligible projects may focus on outreach, education, and developing an awareness of human trafficking. Grants are awarded to support projects in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184553
NEW

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

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Career Development in Ovarian Cancer...

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants of up to $60,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International individuals with an MD, PhD, or degree equivalent to encourage laboratory and clinical scientists to develop a career in ovarian cancer research. Priority will be given to scientists who exhibit exemplary leadership qualities but who have minimal research e...

GrantWatch ID#: 176122
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 12/07/18

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
NEW

Grants to USA Nursing and Medical Educators for Career Development

Deadline 02/13/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nursing and medical educators to support career development and innovative educational approaches. Funding is intended to provide the financial support needed for medical educators to focus on creating and implementing the innovative reforms necessary to bring medical education up-to-date with the changing ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 184749
NEW

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Minority Urban Science Teachers for Professional Development O...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards of $1,800 to USA and territories, and Canada K-12 minority science educators in urban areas to participate in a professional development learning opportunity. Funding is intended to increase the talent pool for diverse science teachers in order to be more prepared for future workforce challenges. This award prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 182392
NEW

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Promote Con...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for conservation and environmental appreciation programs. Funding is intended to support educational initiatives that promote conservation and further ecological understanding and informed use of the lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184730
NEW

Grants to Mendocino, California Nonprofits to Support Business and Workforce Development

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits for programs that promote economic development in the local area. Funding is intended for education, community and business development, workforce development, and to support entrepreneurship. Grants are available in two categories: Small Bus...

GrantWatch ID#: 184736
NEW

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for the Appreciation...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits, government agencies, museums, and private and public schools for educational programs that promote fiber and textile arts. Funding is intended to further the appreciation and practice of both contemporary and traditional fiber arts, including su...

GrantWatch ID#: 184738
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Educational, Economic, and Community Develop...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for direct-services programming in the areas of educational attainment and economic opportunity. Priorities for each...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873
NEW

Grants to California Nonprofits in Western Riverside County for Strategic Operations and Cap...

Deadline 01/04/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to California nonprofit organizations in Western Riverside County for capacity building and strategic operations. Funding may be used for collaborative opportunities, technology upgrades, professional development (branding, leadership, fundraising, social media, etc.), or consulting/coaching. Orga...

GrantWatch ID#: 184197
NEW

Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Environment, Health, Huma...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Bay area, California and Greater Portland area, Oregon nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of environment, health and human services, arts and culture, and education. Funding may be requested for specific projects and general support. The Board selects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176670
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Carry Out Educational Research ...

Deadline 03/07/19 LOI Date: 01/10/19

Grants to USA nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental research institutions and IHEs to partner with local education agencies for short-term evaluations of education interventions. Funding is intended for obtaining data that will inform LEAs regarding the efficacy of current educational interventions. The program is des...

GrantWatch ID#: 162952
NEW

Grants to USA IHEs for Programs to Prepare Engineering Students for Professional Careers

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants to USA IHEs for innovative programs that integrate professional skills, improve departmental culture, and generally strengthen the skills and knowledge of undergraduate computer science and engineering students. Funding is intended to better prepare these students to successfully join the workforce. The goal of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 162927
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 01/28/19

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
NEW

Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/31/19

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA PreK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to strengthen the applicants' teaching practice and to assist them in meeting their students’ needs. Grants can be used for an unlimited varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177420
NEW

Grants to USA Cooperatives to Support Community Projects and Develop Agricultural Leaders

Deadline 02/01/19

Matching grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA cooperatives to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4-H and FFA programs and grain engulfment and fire ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
NEW

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects to Combat Economic In...

Deadline 02/04/19

Fellowships starting at $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that explore how to fight economic inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry before applying. Fellows are expected to work on a related topic of their choice and to produce work in a medium of their choosing, such as boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178081
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
NEW

Grants to USA and Canada Degree-Granting Institutions to Train Physicians as Independent Inv...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to USA and Canada degree-granting institutions for programs that provide training opportunities and support for physicians to pursue successful careers as independent investigators. Eligible programs are those that are innovative, have a prominent research component, involve enthusiastic and passionate staff, and ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 182683
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research Gifted Children and Youth

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International PhD or graduate-level researchers who are affiliated with an accredited educational institution. Funding is intended for innovative research projects and programs that foster the understanding of gifted children and youth. Applications will be accepted from graduat...

GrantWatch ID#: 175915

Grants and Fellowships to USA Theaters and Artists for Theater Programs for Children and You...

Deadline 03/04/19

Grants and fellowships of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit theater companies and individual artists for theater programs for children and youth and K-12 education programs that integrate drama and theater. Funding may be used for equipment, travel expenses, and new initiatives and original plays. Eligible applications may com...

GrantWatch ID#: 177612