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Grants to USA Investigators at Nonprofits, IHEs, For-Profits, and Agencies for Clinical Tria...

Deadline 07/19/19

Grants to USA and territories principal investigators affiliated with nonprofits, IHEs, for-profits, local, state, and Tribal governments, school districts, and organizations for clinical trial-based research projects on tobacco regulations. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183688

Grants to USA Individual Writers for New Literary Works on Contemporary Visual Art

Deadline 05/20/19

Grants to USA writers to create new works on contemporary visual arts (artwork made after World War II). Funding is intended to support both established and emerging writers. Eligible project categories include articles, short-form writing, blogs, and books. Projects on post-WWII work in adjacent fields—architecture, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150417

Grants to USA and Canada Early-Career Scientists at Nonprofit Institutions and Organizations ...

Deadline 05/20/19

Grants to USA and Canada early-career scientists at nonprofit institutions and organizations for research related to pediatric oncology. Funding is intended to support original research projects that are not currently being funded. Applicants must demonstrate a future commitment to pediatric cancer investigation. In additi...

GrantWatch ID#: 185644

Grants to USA and Canada Scientist at Nonprofit Institutions and Organizations for Pediatric ...

Deadline 05/20/19

Grants to USA and Canada scientists at nonprofit institutions and organizations for research projects related to pediatric oncology. Funding is intended to support developmental therapeutic research studies that are in the final stages of pre-clinical testing. A successful application will be able to identify an unmet cli...

GrantWatch ID#: 185645

Grants to USA and Canada Researchers to Study the Development of Infectious Diseases

Deadline 11/15/19 Conference Date: 05/20/19 LOI Date: 07/15/19

Grants to USA and Canada individual researchers to study the development of infectious diseases, with a focus on the interplay between human and microbial biology. The goal of the program is to provide opportunities for investigators, who are accomplished yet still early in their careers, to study what happens at the poi...

GrantWatch ID#: 171502

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Educational Research Projects

Deadline 05/22/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for high-quality, innovative research to improve educational practice. Funding is intended for research projects that span the life course from early childhood to adult learning, as well as those that focus on contexts outside of school. In this program, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158435

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

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

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 USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research Addressing the Causes of Inequality in Ame...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars for innovative research addressing factors that contribute to inequality in America. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Studies will address how economic, political, and social inequalities have affected outcomes in these areas. This includes equality of access and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. level or equivalent to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation is esp...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593

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

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars for innovative research addressing how political and social trends impact immigrants and immigration. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Possible research topics include legal status, naturalization and citizenship, mixed-ancestry, ethnic identity, integration, race...

GrantWatch ID#: 183562

Grants to USA PhDs in All Social Sciences for Research Related to Human Behavior and Decision...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA PhDs for original, wide-ranging research in all areas of social science that relate to decision making. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent before applying. Funding is intended for research into the processes and contexts of decision making, as well as the causes and effects, from an alternative or beha...

GrantWatch ID#: 184900

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Collaborative Education Research Proje...

Deadline 06/19/19 LOI Date: 05/24/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic scholars in collaboration with education practitioners for education research projects. An Intent to Apply is required prior to submitting a full application. Research conducted by the partnerships is intended to result in new insights into the processes, practices, and po...

GrantWatch ID#: 171183

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/29/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement. In determining the winners of the RWJF Sports A...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Awards to California Journalists for Excellent Reporting Related to Language Arts and Reading

Deadline 05/30/19

Awards to California professional journalists to recognize exceptional reporting related to language arts and reading. Nominations will be accepted in five categories: metropolitan class newspaper, non-metropolitan class newspaper, weekly or semi-weekly newspaper class, magazine, and non-print media. The-material (print...

GrantWatch ID#: 157915

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Projects that Promote Collabor...

Deadline 06/28/19 Conference Date: 05/30/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California artists and nonprofit arts organizations for arts projects and programs that promote arts access and training, stability, and collaboration. Funding is intended for projects in the disciplines of music, visual arts, festivals, dance, theater, and literary arts. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

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

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to California organizations, businesses, individuals, public agencies, and schools for projects and public education programs to reduce motor vehicle emissions in Yuba and Sutter Counties. Funding is intended to support projects that have a relatively low cost and quick turnaround. Examples of el...

GrantWatch ID#: 148635

Grants to USA Post-Collegiate Professional Track and Field Athletes for Financial Support

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants to USA post-collegiate professional track and field athletes for financial assistance to support their careers. Please note that a majority of grants will be awarded to athletes who rank "Top 10 in the USA" in their event in either of the past two years, and athletes who are recent graduates who ranked "Top 5 in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936

Scholarships to USA Caregivers and Spouses of Injured and Fallen Service Members for Continu...

Deadline 05/31/19

Scholarships to USA caregivers and spouses of post-9/11 injured or fallen military service members for continued education at accredited trade schools, colleges, and universities. Grant funds may be used to cover tuition costs, as well as books and supplies. Funding is intended to assist spouses and caregivers as they assu...

GrantWatch ID#: 165044

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Hold Small Research Meetings

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for focused symposia and small research conferences. The symposia and research conferences should advance and build upon best practices in education research in the fields of exploring human learning and thriving, developing high-quality educators and leade...

GrantWatch ID#: 177673

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 05/31/19

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066

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

Deadline 06/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 176061

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

Deadline 06/01/19

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit and For-Profit Entrepreneurs to End Pover...

Deadline 06/02/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International entrepreneurs representing any business model, including both nonprofits and for-profits, for creative interventions to end poverty on a mass scale. The funding will be used to launch a pilot of the proposed program in any region of the world where extreme poverty e...

GrantWatch ID#: 160904
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Grants to Oregon and California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Fish Habitat Conservat...

Deadline 08/28/19 LOI Date: 06/03/19

Grants to Oregon and California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions to restore habitat in the Klamath River basin. Applicants must submit a Pre-Proposal prior to submitting a full application. Eligible projects address fish passage barrier removal, access improvement, and habitats imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 165319

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Doctoral Candidates for Dissertation Research Relat...

Deadline 06/03/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International advanced doctoral students for dissertation research related to gambling. Funding is intended for infrastructure costs related to the dissertation research. The doctoral candidates may be conducting research in a variety of fields. The goal of the Dissertation Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 185015

Grants to USA, Canada, and Western Europe Investigators for Innovative Research on Assessing...

Deadline 09/16/19 LOI Date: 06/03/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and Western Europe investigators for research on improving the assessment of long-term exposure to outdoor air pollutants. A preliminary application must be submitted before applying. Areas of interest include modeling approaches to exposure assessment and harnessing novel measurement technologies. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185855

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Research Projects that Focus on Clin...

Deadline 06/07/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scientists for research projects that aim to advance the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of congenital heart defects. Funding is intended to support research projects with a particular focus on basic science, population science, clinical cardiology, and the advancement of surg...

GrantWatch ID#: 155207
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Opportunity for USA High School and College Students to Participate in a Greeting Card Design...

Deadline 06/07/19

Opportunity for USA high school and post-high school students who are studying in a graphic communications or printing, graphic design, advertising, or interactive media program to participate in a competition and win awards. Awards are intended to recognize students who have designed and produced a printed greeting card f...

GrantWatch ID#: 170516
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Prizes to USA Young Immigrant Biomedical Scientists in Recognition of Outstanding Achievement

Deadline 06/10/19

Prizes of $50,000 to USA young immigrant biomedical scientists for exceptional achievement in applied, basic, 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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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 06/10/19

In-Kind Grants of $200 gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended to support service campaigns for animals, people, and the environment. Successful applications will demonstrate elements of service learning, youth leadership, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grant to a USA Woman Film Director to Market and Distribute a Dramatic Feature Film

Deadline 06/14/19

Grant of $5,000 to a USA emerging woman film director to get a completed film recognized and ready to be distributed. 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, promotion at the film's...

GrantWatch ID#: 155403

Grant to a USA Woman Filmmaker for the Completion of a Film Focusing on Disabilities

Deadline 06/14/19

Grant of $7,500 and additional support to a USA female filmmaker for the completion of a film that addresses developmental or physical disability issues. Films may be of any genre or length, but must currently be a work-in-progress. Applications may be submitted by both directors and producers. Women of Her Word Grant:...

GrantWatch ID#: 171526

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

Deadline 06/15/19

Residencies in Upstate New York to USA, Canada, and International professional documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers. The funding source is particularly interested in supporting the most critical, current issues, including, but not limited to: democracy and governance; education; environment and climate chang...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Award to a USA Playwright to Recognize a Dramatic New Work that is Challenging and Truthful

Deadline 06/15/19

Award of $45,000 and professional development opportunities to a USA playwright in recognition of an unproduced new play that is unique, truthful, and fearless. Applications are encouraged from playwrights of color, first-time playwrights, and playwrights of diverse gender identifications. Funding is intended for unproduce...

GrantWatch ID#: 180988
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Grants to USA Individuals for Career Development in Ophthalmology Research

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants to USA junior ophthalmology faculty members and young researchers for career development. Eligible nominees must be MDs or MD/PhDs who have demonstrated scientific initiative and the potential to conduct independent research. Nominators are required to describe a detailed mentoring plan for the candidate as an impor...

GrantWatch ID#: 181550
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers and Principals for Technology Supplies, Software, or Hardware

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants of $500 to USA K-12 teachers and principals for classroom technology supplies, software, or hardware. Eligible purchases may include, but are not limited, to: tablets, computers, software, green screens, 3D printers, and hi-tech biology supplies. Proposals must address this quarter's theme of media usage in the clas...

GrantWatch ID#: 181976
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Fellowships to USA Medical Students to Conduct Eye Research Projects

Deadline 06/15/19

Fellowships of $30,000 to USA medical students to take one year off from medical school studies 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 scho...

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

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA and St. Vincent youth, ages 16 to 25, to pursue their own innovative ideas and projects. Special consideration will be given to applications in the areas of music and performing arts, computer science and technology, and entrepreneurship. Funding is intended to provide financial su...

GrantWatch ID#: 183650
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Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants averaging $250 to USA and territories artists to support creative projects. Funding is intended to assist with expenses such as recording studio time, performances, art supplies, exhibits, project-related expenses, and residencies. This grant is open to artists of any discipline. Funding is intended to support artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 185827

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

Deadline 06/21/19

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
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for High-Level Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/27/19

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to analyze and carry out high-level research in the social sciences at the Foundation's New York-based facility. The focus of the research should relate to the Foundation's mission of improving social and living conditions in the United States. The Foundation now dedi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178482
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Opportunity and Education

Deadline 06/27/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations for economic opportunity and education. Grants will be given in areas where the funding source has a business presence and are intended for currently in-place and direct-service programming in local communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Individuals to Encourage Creative Use of Light in a Wide R...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico individuals aged 35 or under, to support and encourage creativity in the art or science of illumination. Consideration will be given to candidates producing works using light in art, architecture, education, health, environmental design, software design, fixture design, and theater. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 155889

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmaker for a Unique Film Project

Deadline 06/30/19

Grant and in-kind services to a USA, Canada, and International filmmaker to support a unique film project that contributes to society. Funding is intended to support a film that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television serie...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903
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Grants to USA Individuals and Nonprofits for Projects that Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA individuals and nonprofit organizations for original ideas and innovative projects that will lead to the advancement of scholarship in the area of the arts. An LOI is required before being invited to submit a proposal. The Foundation funds projects that align with their mission to challenge and shift perc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201

Grants to California Public Agencies and Individuals for Vehicle Emission Reduction Projects...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to California public agencies and individuals in eligible counties for projects and purchases that promote vehicle emission reduction. Projects must be implemented in Monterey, San Benito, or Santa Cruz Counties. Funding is available for traffic signal coordination, zero emission vehicles, vanpools, roundabouts, pla...

GrantWatch ID#: 143977
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Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants ranging between $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Early-Stage Cancer Research Proje...

Deadline 09/01/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International investigators associated with nonprofits, government agencies, universities, hospitals, and laboratories to support novel and innovative cancer research in its early and conceptual stages. An LOI must be submitted prior to submission of a full application. Eligible studies are those...

GrantWatch ID#: 159210
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research Projects to Improve Education

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for small research projects to improve education. Proposals are encouraged from scholars across a variety of disciplines in an effort to fund field-initiated education academic research projects. This program is “field-initiated” in that proposal sub...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494