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Matching Grants to San Luis Obispo, California Residents for Projects that Enhance the Neighb...

Deadline 02/12/18

Matching grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to San Luis Obispo, California residents and property owners to support grassroots projects that support neighborhoods. Applicants are required to discuss their project with the funding source before submitting an application. Residents of the neighborhood initiate, plan and impl...

GrantWatch ID#: 164088

Grants to Pasadena Area, California Nonprofits and Schools for Arts, Sports, Recreation, and...

Deadline 03/12/18 LOI Date: 01/25/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Pasadena area, California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for activities and equipment that will contribute to the cultural, educational, and civic advancement of eligible communities. Initial applications are due on January 25, 2018. Grant applications must fall in one of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177528

Grants to USA Medical Schools, Hospitals, Nonprofits, and Public Agencies for Primary Care F...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA medical schools, hospitals, and other public or nonprofit agencies to establish a fellowship program for the training of practicing primary care physicians and physician assistants. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is...

GrantWatch ID#: 182501

Grants to California Government Agencies to Improve Road Safety and Reduce Traffic Fatalities

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to California government agencies to improve roadway safety and prevent injuries and fatalities resulting from traffic incidents. Please note that while nonprofits may not apply directly, they may provide services to eligible government agencies as a contractor. California’s HSP addresses NHTSA’s priority pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 168076

Grants to USA Public Health Schools, Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Strengthen the Publ...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to USA and territories schools of public health, nonprofits and public agencies providing public health training, faith- and community-based organizations, and tribes to strengthen the public health workforce. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to one month to complete. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182513

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, or school-based libraries to address challenges and opportunities to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival ad library fields. Preliminary proposals are due February 1. Projects should have the potential to further theory and practice. Succ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to California Nonprofits for Housing and Economic Opportunities in Palm Desert

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants to Palm Desert, California nonprofit organizations for community development programs that primarily benefit low- and moderate-income households. The purpose of this program is to expand economic opportunities, ensure suitable living environments, and provide decent housing. As an entitlement community for the C...

GrantWatch ID#: 166723

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Perform Shakespeare Plays in Middle and High Schools

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit or governmental theater companies to perform the works of Shakespeare for middle- and high-school audiences. The deadline to submit an intent to apply is December 15. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registration at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Each theate...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Educate New Farmers and Ranchers

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for collaborative efforts to deliver mentoring, education, and technical assistance programs to beginning ranchers and farmers. Certain applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applicants are advised...

GrantWatch ID#: 151418

Grants to Palo Alto Area, California Nonprofits for Programs Serving Children and Families

Deadline 02/05/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $25,000 to Palo Alto Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs serving local families and children. Preliminary applications are due January 5, 2018. Funds are available for program support, child care capital grants, and long-term support. The Holiday Fund desires to support not...

GrantWatch ID#: 166730

Grants to Thousand Oaks, California Nonprofits and Other Organizations for Community and Eco...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to Thousand Oaks, California nonprofits and other organizations to support a range of social services and community development projects. Emphasis is placed on projects that address the unmet needs of low- and moderate-income households and individuals. In addition, nonprofit housing and services providers are i...

GrantWatch ID#: 177529

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

Deadline 01/23/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Address Gender-Based Violence in Rural Are...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to address domestic violence and gender-based assault occurring in rural areas. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a letter of registration by January 11. Applicants must also complete or verify the required registrations no la...

GrantWatch ID#: 151203

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Assist Military Veterans Seeking Careers in Agriculture

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for training services and programs to enhance and establish ranching and farming opportunities for veterans. Letters of intent are due January 11. The purpose of this program is to assist returning veterans seeking careers in agriculture while simultaneously supporting ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182599
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Community Groups to Plant Trees to Reduce Greenhouse Gas...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $75,000 to California nonprofits and community groups to plant and maintain trees and related vegetation. Qualified projects should broaden, develop, and contribute to urban forests in good condition. All projects must reduce greenhouse gasses and either be located in or provide benefit to, d...

GrantWatch ID#: 177524

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 03/17/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Strengthen Communities through t...

Deadline 02/27/18 LOI Date: 02/06/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for a broad range of arts projects that will enhance local communities. It is strongly recommended that applicants create or renew the required registrations by January 24 and complete the registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178743
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits for STEM and Public Safety Education in Eligible ...

Deadline 04/16/18 LOI Date: 02/02/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and international nonprofits to provide funding for public safety and STEM education in eligible locations in Illinois, Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Utah, Colorado, California, and Washington. An inquiry form is due by February 2, 2018. Funding is intended for programs that advance public safet...

GrantWatch ID#: 179995

Grants to Sacramento, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Groups to Protect Local Watersheds

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Sacramento, California nonprofits, schools, associations, clubs, and groups for community-based projects to enhance water quality in local rivers, watersheds, and creeks. Funding may be requested for educational activities and programs that prevent pollution from entering waterways. Community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166753

Grants to Huntington Beach, California Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Low and Moderate I...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Huntington Beach, California nonprofit organizations and local government agencies for a broad range of services benefitting low and moderate income residents. Funding is also available for selected capital projects that result in construction and developments. The Community Development Bl...

GrantWatch ID#: 167449

Grants to California Public Charities in Eligible Counties for Parenting Support to Low-Inco...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to California public charities for direct services to low-income parents and caregivers of young children, prenatal to age three, in Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Santa Clara Counties. Funding is intended to support programs that provide well-designed or proven services that promote primary caregivers’ emot...

GrantWatch ID#: 177520

Grants to San Clemente, California Nonprofits for Social Services, Civics, and Homeless Supp...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to San Clemente, California nonprofit organizations for programs and projects in the areas of homeless support, social services, housing, and civic activities. Funding may be awarded for events, new services, or established programs. Funds may be allocated to pay for one-time costs, staffing costs, or operation cost...

GrantWatch ID#: 177527

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 04/06/18 LOI Date: 01/19/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. The deadline to submit an LOI is January 19, 2018. The majority of funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

In-Kind Grants of Seeds to Southwestern USA and Northwestern Mexico Organizations for Commun...

Deadline 01/19/18

In-kind grants to organizations in multiple Southwestern USA States and northwestern Mexico for seeds to plant in gardens that benefit the community. Funding is intended for programs that aim to improve the nutritional, economic, environmental, or social health of underprivileged populations in the region, while also striv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180621

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers and Investigators to Develop New Resear...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA, Canada, and International principal investigators and researchers at for-profit and nonprofit institutions for the development of preliminary research ideas addressing psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis. Funding is intended to support researchers while they explore preliminary ideas and co...

GrantWatch ID#: 182587

Opportunity for USA Musical Ensembles to Participate in an International Tour

Deadline 01/21/18

Opportunity for USA musical ensembles to participate in a 15-day international tour. Selected ensembles will have the opportunity to present their work to international audiences during public concerts, demonstrations, lectures, workshops, media interviews, jam sessions, and interactive performances with local musicians....

GrantWatch ID#: 177382

Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants of $200 to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots & Shoots mini-grant applications di...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Address Environmental and Health Challenges in Unders...

Deadline 02/16/18 Conference Date: 01/23/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and tribal organizations to address environmental and public health issues impacting underserved communities. Please note that registrations required to apply may take a month or more to complete. The Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-...

GrantWatch ID#: 140174
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In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for E-Learning Technology Donatio...

Deadline 03/16/18 Conference Date: 01/23/18

In-kind grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for high-value learning and development technology donations and services. Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend an informational webinar on January 23. Funding is intended for nonprofits interested in using an e-learning platform to create si...

GrantWatch ID#: 178428

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, School Districts, and Libraries for Youth Literacy...

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, school districts, and libraries to participate in a nationwide youth literacy program. Please note that the applicant must be a library or partner with a library. Communities may select books included on the program roster. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176614
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Housing Services for Victims of Gender-Based and D...

Deadline 02/16/18 Conference Date: 01/24/18 LOI Date: 01/31/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to offer transitional housing assistance to victims of gender-based crimes. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a letter of registration by January 31. Applicants are advised to verify or complete the required registrations no l...

GrantWatch ID#: 167203

Grants to California Nonprofits in San Francisco and Marin Counties to Support Disadvantaged...

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants to California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit underserved and at-risk children and youth in in San Francisco and Marin County. Funding may be used for programs in three areas: career readiness, substance abuse prevention and promoting healthy living, and literacy. The Foundation has a particular in...

GrantWatch ID#: 173008

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits for Contemporary Arts Programming

Deadline 03/09/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Bay Area, California small and mid-size dance, theater, and multidisciplinary arts nonprofit organizations that provide contemporary arts programming. LOIs are due by January 26, 2018. Priority is given to organizations in San Francisco and Oakland, although eligible organizations f...

GrantWatch ID#: 163221

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits for Enrichment Programming for Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit disadvantaged middle school youth in Marin, Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco counties. Funding is specifically intended to support programming for a variety of high-quality enrichment opportunities t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174255

Grants to California Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and LEAs for Enrichment Programs Serving...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to California IHEs, local education agencies, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes and tribal organizations, and for-profits to provide out-of-school enrichment programs serving disadvantaged students. This program supports the establishment of community learning centers serving elementary, middle, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176741

Grants to Westlake Village, California Nonprofits for Social Services and Cultural Programs

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants starting at $250 to Westlake Village, California nonprofit organizations to provide specialized cultural programs and social services that benefit local residents. Applications will be considered from a broad range of community-based groups. Please note that eligible organizations must directly provide services to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177530

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe Boating Practices and Reduce Waterway Accidents

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve boater safety on waterways throughout the country. Applicants are advised that the required registration may take up to four weeks to complete. The purpose of this program is to decrease the number of injuries, accidents, and deaths on waterways while providing an enjoyable ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178261

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits to Provide Needy Families and Seniors with Food and...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs that assist families and the elderly to fill their basic needs in Marin, Contra Costa, Alameda, and San Francisco counties. The funding is intended for programs that provide essential food or shelter services. The Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182765
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Host Student Fellows to Solve Challenges through GIS Technology

Deadline 01/28/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to host student fellows to work on challenging GIS-related projects that will further the organization's goals. Students will be placed with participating nonprofits to work on geospatial datasets. Projects may address topics such as public safety, public health and foo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182873

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages infancy through 7 years. Programs may focus on the three general areas of welfare, early childhood play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve Capacity to Respond to Gender-Based Crime

Deadline 02/27/18 Conference Date: 01/30/18 LOI Date: 02/06/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve criminal justice response to gender-based assault and domestic violence. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a letter of registration by February 6. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by Febr...

GrantWatch ID#: 139621

Grants to California Nonprofits to Respond to Critical Community Needs in the Peninsula Area

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to California nonprofit organizations to address critical community needs in the Peninsula communities. Funding is intended to support new programs, volunteer training, general operating funds, and capital expenditures. Programs requesting funding must align with the JLPA•MP’s m...

GrantWatch ID#: 136337

Grants to Goleta, California Organizations for Community and Economic Growth Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Goleta, California nonprofits for community development projects and programs. Funding is available for civic services, community projects, cultural activities, educational programs, and special events that benefit the homeless and low- to moderate-income residents of the City of Goleta. Funding will also be cons...

GrantWatch ID#: 138389

Grants to Gilroy, California Nonprofits for Technical and Engineering Programs and Studies

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of $20,000 to Gilroy, California nonprofits, schools and government agencies for industrial arts programs, including design, technical drawing, graphic technology, engineering studies, vocational programs, and film or movies. Preference is given to programs that provide services for which public funds are not availa...

GrantWatch ID#: 149843
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for the areas of education and training, recreation and community activities, young adults and adults, technological equipment, sensory equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Assist Disadvantaged and Underserved Populations

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that help disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. Funding will be provided for programs focusing on the following areas, with an emphasis on programs that promote personal growth and community development: Youth...

GrantWatch ID#: 161767

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States to Improve Basketball Courts in Low-...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Texas, Tennessee, Georgia, and California nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools to enhance the accessibility, safety, and quality of local basketball courts. Funding is available for capital improvements to basketball courts within low-...

GrantWatch ID#: 163403

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Nat...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. This program seeks to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersh...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to Eureka Area, California Nonprofits for One-Time Projects Related to Youth, Seniors...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to California to nonprofit, educational, and volunteer organizations in the greater Eureka area for one-time special projects that serve the local community. Funding is intended to support programs in literacy, community health, seniors, and youth. Priority will be given to projects that purchase ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173089

Award to a USA Nonprofit or Agency for Addressing Domestic Violence in Disadvantaged Communi...

Deadline 01/31/18

Award of $10,000 to a USA or territories nonprofit organization or government agency for an outstanding program that addresses domestic violence in underserved communities. To qualify, the program’s main focus must relate to intimate partner violence and the program must have been in operation for at least three years. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177385