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Grants to USA Healthcare Professionals for Leadership Development and Projects in the Field o...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of $90,000 per year for two years to USA physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals for leadership development and to develop palliative care projects. LOIs are due by February 1, 2018. Funding is intended for clinical, education, policy, and research projects in the area of palliative care, as well as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177395

Grants to USA Individual Artists to Support the Creative Process and Artistic Works

Deadline 05/23/18

Grants averaging $250 to USA individual artists to support the artistic process and the creation of new work. Examples of eligible uses of funds include recording studio time, art supplies, performances, exhibits, and project-related expenses. This program seeks to support the growth of qualifying artists. IACA believe...

GrantWatch ID#: 183206

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Science Research on Improving S...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/24/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Ph.D. scholars for social science research in the areas of the future of work, behavioral economics, social inequality, and race, ethnicity, and immigration. LOIs are due by May 24, 2018, and questions should be submitted no later than 30 days before the deadline. Priority is given ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169883

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

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/24/18

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. LOIs are due no later than May 24. Applications are invited for proposals addressing immigration, race, and ethnicity in the context of behavioral economics. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/24/18

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. LOIs are due no later than May 24. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The Foundation seeks investigator-init...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Awards to Recognize the Founders of USA Nonprofit Organizations that Serve Women and Children

Deadline 05/24/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to recognize the founders of USA nonprofit social impact organizations that serve low and middle-income women and children. The organization's mission must have a primary objective related to improving health, education, esteem, or related to social reform. These Awards are intended to recogni...

GrantWatch ID#: 181511

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

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/24/18

Grants to USA researchers to support social sciences research addressing behavioral economics, social inequality, immigration and ethnicity, and the future of the workforce. LOIs are due May 24. This program supports the use of new data and analysis methods to examine questions within these key areas. Social science re...

GrantWatch ID#: 183561

Grants to USA Scholars for Research on the Impact of Politics and Social Trends on Immigration

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/24/18

Grants to USA scholars for innovative research addressing how political and social trends impact immigrants and immigration. LOIs are due no later than May 24. Possible research topics include legal status, naturalization and citizenship, mixed-ancestry, ethnic identity, integration, race, religion, inequality, politics, p...

GrantWatch ID#: 183562

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Marketing Instructors for the Design of Educational...

Deadline 05/25/18

Awards of $250 and $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International marketing instructors to support excellence in the teaching of marketing by recognizing significant educational innovations. The innovation can be a single project, activity, assignment, exercise, method, or event, as opposed to an overall philosophy or strategy i...

GrantWatch ID#: 147597

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects that Impact Students and the Community

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA K-12 public school teachers to support innovative educational projects that have the potential to prepare students for the future and make a lasting impact on the community. Teachers will enter this contest with their ideas and compete for grants during a public voting period in October 2018. Previously f...

GrantWatch ID#: 157473

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations for Promoting Healthy Com...

Deadline 07/02/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

Awards of $10,000 and additional benefits to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations that effectively use sports to foster and sustain positive community changes. Candidates for this award make communities healthier places to learn, live, work, and play. Selection Criteria: In determining the wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Opportunity to USA Women Entrepreneurs for Fundraising and Business Development

Deadline 06/10/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

Opportunity to USA businesses and female entrepreneurs that are majority women-owned to connect with resources and fundraising. This accelerator program connects women who are developing high-growth businesses with the tools and resources they need to succeed. The organization’s focus and goal is to connect women foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 180925

Grants to California Organizations, Businesses, Individuals, Agencies, and Schools to Reduce ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to California organizations, businesses, individuals, public agencies, and schools for projects and public education programs aimed at reducing motor vehicle miles in Yuba and Sutter Counties. Ideally, projects should try to tie in larger efforts to reduce motor vehicle pollution. Examples of eligibl...

GrantWatch ID#: 148635

Grants to Rancho Peñasquitos, California Organizations and Individuals for Education, Arts,...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $300 to Rancho Peñasquitos, California organizations and individuals for projects and events that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of environment, arts and culture, education, and community leadership. The following are examples of what ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151712

Awards to Monterey County, California Nonprofits and Individuals to Recognize Outstanding De...

Deadline 05/31/18

Awards to Monterey County, California nonprofits and individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to the arts and to making the community better for local residents through the arts. Nominees may be professionals, volunteers, educators, philanthropists, or nonprofit organizations. All nominees receive a certifica...

GrantWatch ID#: 154552

Grant to a USA Individual or Group of Investigators for Research on Physical Therapy Interve...

Deadline 08/02/18 LOI Date: 05/31/18

Grant to a USA individual or group of investigators for a research project related to the effectiveness of common physical therapy interventions. A letter of intent is due May 31, 2018. Preference will be given to studies that also examine the cost-effectiveness of these interventions and to projects having the most immedi...

GrantWatch ID#: 171664

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Awards to USA Women for Outstanding Contributions to Volunteer Service and Community Needs

Deadline 05/31/18

Awards of $10,000 and one award of an additional $25,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding commitment to volunteer service and meeting community needs and concerns. Nominees will also be judged on their passion, the project's impact on addressing problems, and whether the activity's approach is innovative and interesti...

GrantWatch ID#: 180983

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Research Projects on Vermont's History

Deadline 05/31/18

Fellowships of up to $1,200 to USA individuals for historical research related to the State of Vermont. Priority will be given to research projects that address under-researched topics in Vermont's history and that involve a specific library or museum collection located in Vermont. The fellowship is expected to result e...

GrantWatch ID#: 183401

Grants to USA Investigators for Research Addressing Mental Health Conditions

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to USA graduate students, early-career investigators, and established investigators for research addressing mental health conditions. This program offers pilot grants in the broad areas of objectively measuring mental states, mental wellness self-management, and remotely monitoring patients. This program seeks propo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183402

Opportunity to Present Ideas and Prizes to USA Teams of Individuals for Innovative Intervent...

Deadline 05/31/18

Opportunity to present ideas and prizes of $25,000 and $50,000 to USA teams of individuals for proposals that address how to reduce the spread of misinformation and minimize its influence. Ideas will be featured at an upcoming forum addressing this topic. Proposals are encouraged for interventions with educational, techno...

GrantWatch ID#: 183482

Grants to USA Academics and Professionals for Research and Teaching Opportunities Abroad

Deadline 08/01/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants to USA academics and professionals to participate in research and teaching in a broad range of disciplines. Funding will support work at qualifying institutions, research centers, and organizations throughout the world. Opportunities are open to university and college faculty and administrators, as well as artists, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159878

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promo...

Deadline 06/29/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Eligible artists must partner with a fiscal sponsor in order to apply. Priority will be given to organizations and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individual Artists for a Residency Program in Roswe...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants starting at $800 per month to USA, Canada, and International professional artists who are 21 years of age or older to participate in a year-long artist residency program in Roswell, New Mexico. Applications are accepted from artists involved in painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, installation, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 150655

Award to a USA Pre-Tenure IHE Faculty Member for Outstanding Community Engagement through Sc...

Deadline 06/01/18

Award to a USA full-time, early-career faculty member to recognize outstanding efforts to connect research, community service and engagement, and teaching. Nominees must be in a pre-tenure position at a tenure-granting institution and within the first six years of their career. Community engagement describes the collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 152851

Awards to Recognize USA and Canada Psychologists for Significant Contributions to the Field o...

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada psychologists, ages 65 years old and up, in recognition of a distinguished career and enduring contribution to the field of psychology. There are four categories for these awards, each recognizing a different aspect of contribution to the field. Award Categories: 1. Gold Medal Award for Life...

GrantWatch ID#: 159518

Grants to Oregon and California Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, and Businesses for Fish H...

Deadline 08/17/18 LOI Date: 06/01/18

Grants to Oregon and California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, conservation districts, educational institutions, businesses, water providers, and individuals to restore habitat in the Klamath River basin. Pre-proposals are due no later than June 1. Eligible projects address fish passage barrier removal, acc...

GrantWatch ID#: 165319

Awards to USA High School and College Students for Unique Printed Design Projects

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards of up to $2,000 to USA high school and post-high school students who are studying in a graphic communications or printing, graphic design, advertising, or interactive media program. Awards are intended to recognize students who have designed an engaging informational label for a fictitious product. Students should ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170516

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

Deadline 06/01/18

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Groups and Individuals for Vocal Music Opportunities...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, groups, and organizations for activities that support women’s barbershop vocal music education and performance. Funding is intended for programs such as education workshops or seminars, music festivals, or other music education events.

GrantWatch ID#: 176061

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Researchers for Projects on Humane Methods of Wildlife Con...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico researchers for creative and innovative research projects on non-lethal, humane techniques and tools for North American wildlife conflict management. The Foundation particularly welcomes projects involving the innovative use of existing technologies and new methodologies. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180984

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210

Opportunity for USA and Canada Entrepreneurial Women to Participate in a Business Development...

Deadline 06/04/18

Opportunity for USA and Canada entrepreneurial women to participate in a comprehensive program for business growth and leadership development. The program includes ongoing events, media exposure, educational programs, and networking opportunities which provide the women with the resources, guidance, tools, and contacts to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155114

Awards to USA School and Community Based Educators for Outstanding Family Engagement Projects

Deadline 06/08/18

One award of $5,000 and an award of $20,000 to USA school and community-based family educators in recognition of outstanding efforts to engage families in the educational process. Funding is intended to support the implementation of the recipients' innovative ideas and to expand their programming. Both winners will rece...

GrantWatch ID#: 149872

Scholarship Program for USA Law Enforcement Officers to Conduct Research

Deadline 06/08/18

Scholarship program for USA mid-career law enforcement officers to conduct research that will inform law enforcement policy and practice. Selected officers will attend conferences, summer program sessions, collaborative brainstorming events. Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to present research and findi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183567

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Turn a World-Changing Idea into...

Deadline 06/10/18

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International individuals to turn a unique, innovative, world-changing idea into reality. Finalists are given funding, publicity, and help with other resources in order to get their idea off the ground. Funding is intended for ideas that will make the world a better place. Applicants mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 180556
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Prizes to USA Young Immigrant Biomedical Scientists in Recognition of Outstanding Achievement

Deadline 06/11/18

Prizes of $50,000 to USA young immigrant biomedical scientists for exceptional achievement in basic, applied, or translational biomedical science. Applicants will be judged according to the significance and quality of their research and publication record attained by their 38th birthday. In addition, the applicants will a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169727
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Grants to California Artists and Nonprofits to Provide Arts for the Underserved in Santa Cla...

Deadline 06/12/18

Grants to California emerging artists and nonprofit arts organizations for projects and activities that provide increased access to arts opportunities for the diverse cultural communities and underserved populations of Santa Clara and/or San Mateo counties. Eligible arts disciplines include: - Theater - Music - Dan...

GrantWatch ID#: 173162
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers to Study Autism Spectrum Disorders

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International faculty members at IHEs and other research facilities for exploratory research to improve the understanding, treatment, and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders. Consideration will be given to proposals that will strengthen hypotheses and lead to the formulation o...

GrantWatch ID#: 151150
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Grant to a USA Woman Film Director to Market and Distribute a Dramatic Feature Film

Deadline 06/15/18

Grant of $5,000 to a USA emerging woman film director for assistance in getting a completed film recognized and ready for distribution. Applicants may submit a recently-completed or nearly-completed dramatic feature film. Funding may be used for festival entry fees, marketing materials, video duplication, publicists, promo...

GrantWatch ID#: 155403
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals to Preserve Movies Created by or Involving Women

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and individuals to preserve or restore American films in which women have held significant creative positions, such as writer, director, producer, editor, and performer. Films may be of any length, from any era, on any subject matter, in any genre, and in any format. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164378

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 06/15/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172
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Grants to USA Special Education Teachers in Multiple States to Benefit Students with Autism ...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,000 to USA special education teachers in multiple states to improve outcomes for students with autism or hearing loss. Eligible states include Alaska, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii, California, Utah, Montana, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Colorado, and Wyoming. Grant Details: West Coast Hau...

GrantWatch ID#: 181260
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Grants to USA Individuals for Career Development in Ophthalmology Research

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA junior ophthalmology faculty members and young researchers for career development. A nomination letter is required before submitting an application. Nominees must be MDs or MD/PHDs and have demonstrated ability to conduct independent research, though a mentoring plan is an integral part of the award. RP...

GrantWatch ID#: 181550

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 06/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671
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Fellowships to USA Medical Students to Conduct Eye Research Projects

Deadline 06/15/18

Fellowships of $30,000 to USA medical students who will take one year off from medical school to conduct eye research. The purpose of this program is to encourage promising medical students to pursue careers in ophthalmology or eye research. The fellowship must take place prior to the third or fourth year of medical school...

GrantWatch ID#: 183385
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Grants to USA and St. Vincent Youth to Pursue and Implement Innovative Projects and Ideas

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and St. Vincent youth (ages 16 to 25) to pursue their innovative ideas and projects. Funding is intended to provide financial support to young people who demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm towards positive, new projects. While the application process is open to any innovative idea or pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183650
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Grants to USA Investigators for Small Research Projects on Medical Issues Affecting Women

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA MD and PhD investigators at accredited academic institutions or nonprofit medical research institutions for short-term, small research projects on medical issues affecting women. Eligible research topics must be related to the Foundation's priority areas which include: - Cardiovascular disea...

GrantWatch ID#: 183486
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Fellowships to USA Individuals at Qualifying Academic Institutions for Research on Women's H...

Deadline 06/20/18

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA individuals who currently hold or are pursuing an MD or PhD to carry out research related to women’s health. Research must be implemented at a US-based institution. Priority research areas include, but are not limited to, female cancers, cardiovascular disease, and health concerns that primar...

GrantWatch ID#: 183511
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Award to a USA Individual or Organization for Promoting Freedom of Speech, Press, and Religi...

Deadline 06/21/18

Award of $10,000 to a USA or territories individual, group, or organization in recognition of activities that educated the public about First Amendment rights and values. The award was established to honor a person or persons who fought to preserve and protect the rights guaranteed by the First Amendment.

GrantWatch ID#: 156084