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Grants to nonprofits, schools & government agencies providing minority funding opportunities and for those working to achieve racial equality for minorities.

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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

Fellowships to USA Physicians for Academic Work that Improves Health Care for Disadvantaged ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Fellowships of $60,000 to USA physicians for a one-year academic program studying how to improve the health of vulnerable and disadvantaged populations. Fellows will receive a Masters in public health at the end of the program. Participants will transforming health care delivery systems and policy and practice innovations...

GrantWatch ID#: 183620

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Mentor Native American Youth in Entrepreneurial Projects

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $10,000 to teams of USA nonprofits and Native American youth for entrepreneurial projects that will benefit the local Native American community. Sponsoring nonprofits will mentor one Native American youth through the process of completing the project. Running Strong provides ten $10,000 grants each year to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 166155

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts Programs Serving Military Veterans

Deadline 12/19/18

Grants of up to $18,000 to California nonprofit organizations, local arts agencies, veterans' assistance agencies, and arts-based units of government to provide arts programs to military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life for state veterans by increasing their access to quality ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180799

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

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

Fellowships to USA Post-Doctoral Investigators for Research in Child and Teen Psychiatry

Deadline 01/10/19 LOI Date: 11/15/18

Fellowships of $30,000 per year to USA post-doctoral investigators for research in child and adolescent ADHD, depression, and access to mental health care. Applicants must first be nominated by pre-approved institutions. Funding is intended for candidates at American medical institutions for research projects that will dir...

GrantWatch ID#: 176009

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 Nonprofits in Eligible States for Cultural Diversity Education Initiatives

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs that foster cultural understanding and awareness in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support educational programs that foster greater respect and understanding among the groups of people living in eligible communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 130575

Grants to USA and Canada Film Societies and Organizations for Screenings of Films that Promo...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit film societies, film festivals, and film-related organizations for curated screening programs. Funding is intended to support films that encourage underrepresented artists, promote movies as an art form, foster culturally diverse viewing experiences, and cultivate new and dedicated audien...

GrantWatch ID#: 165370

Grants to USA Libraries to Implement a Literature Discussion Group for At-Risk Teens

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants of up to $1,200 and in-kind support to USA libraries to implement a literature-based reading and discussion program series to engage at-risk teens and other underserved audiences. Eligible programs for this year will explore issues related to equity, race, identity, and history. The ALA Great Stories Club is a t...

GrantWatch ID#: 169161

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Increase Youth Access to Stat...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofits and government institutions for projects that increase exposure and access to state parks for youth, especially underserved and disconnected youth. Funding will support transportation and staff costs in order to provide youth with impactful and nature-based experiences. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184435

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Individuals, and Tribal Organizations to Document and Study ...

Deadline 11/19/18

Grants starting at $12,000 to USA IHEs, nonprofit organizations, unaffiliated individuals, and tribal organizations for scholarly research on endangered human languages. Funding is intended to support language recording and documentation; the creation of infrastructures to preserve and increase access to such documentation...

GrantWatch ID#: 151111

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Combat Antisemitism Throughout the Wor...

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/21/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to address the issue of antisemitism across the globe. Applicants must submit a letter of intent before applying. Funding is intended to support the development of creative, grassroots, and scalable strategies that promote the exposure, effective confront...

GrantWatch ID#: 182627

Awards to USA and Canada Middle and High Schools for Outstanding Science Lab Instruction

Deadline 02/04/19 Conference Date: 11/28/18

Awards to USA and Canada middle and high schools to recognize innovative science education programs for students in grades 6-12. The purpose of this program is to support outstanding approaches in science lab instruction that utilize limited laboratory and school resources. This program also seeks to raise awareness and ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 156676

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

Deadline 11/29/18

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

Deadline 12/28/18 Conference Date: 11/29/18

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
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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 USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

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

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 on the Impact of Politics and Social Trends on Immigration

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

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 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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Recreational Programming for People with Disabilities

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Priority will be given to proposals that benefit economically disadvantaged or low-income individuals. Funding must be used directly to support individuals with disabilities in recreational ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153362

Grants to California Grassroots Groups to Improve the Lives of Residents of the Humboldt Area

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,000 to California grassroots groups to enhance the quality of life for local residents and improve the social fabric of communities in Curry, Trinity, Del Norte, and Humboldt Counties. Proposals should involve citizens working together to address a community need or goal. For the purpose ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162468
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 04/01/19 LOI Date: 12/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

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

Grants to USA and Canada Postdoctoral Fellows for Scientific and Medical Research on Prematu...

Deadline 12/04/18

Grants to USA and Canada postdoctoral fellows at IHEs for research addressing the biological mechanisms of preterm birth. Proposals may involve computational or molecular approaches, such as immunology, mathematics, genetics, genomics, evolutionary biology, engineering, and other basic sciences. These approaches hold enorm...

GrantWatch ID#: 176023

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, and IHEs for the Translation of Humanities ...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, individuals and institutions of higher education to support the translation and preparation of editions of humanities texts. Applicants are required to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Schola...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Tribal Governments, and Individuals for Joint Rese...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, tribal governments, and individual scholars to support research collaboration on humanities-related topics. Funding is intended to support both single-area and interdisciplinary projects, within and beyond the humanities disciplines, that employ humanistic r...

GrantWatch ID#: 151112

Grants to USA Artists, Nonprofits, and IHEs for Art Projects that Educate the Public about Co...

Deadline 12/08/18

Grants averaging between $550 and $2,500 to USA artists, nonprofits, and IHEs for art projects that educate the public on important contemporary issues. Funding is intended to assist artists and organizations that are often excluded from mainstream opportunities for various reasons. The Foundation is interested in art p...

GrantWatch ID#: 143880

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Public Library for Romance Fiction and Related Prog...

Deadline 12/10/18

Grants of $4,500 to a USA, Canada, or International public library to expand or build up its romance fiction collection, as well as to fund romance fiction programs. Funding is intended to purchase romance fiction or for program expenses such as author honorariums, travel expenses, or others. The applying library must d...

GrantWatch ID#: 164637
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs for Children

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance children's health through running and fitness. The purpose of funding is to prevent and reduce childhood obesity and improve the lives of children. The Foundation is committed to reversing the trend of obesity by offering children the opportunity to e...

GrantWatch ID#: 172484
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Grants to USA Organizations and Artists for Arts and Culture Projects that Promote Diversity

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA organizations and artists for projects that promote the arts and inform the public about minorities and respecting diversity. Priority is given to finite projects that have a definite end, as opposed to long-term sustainable projects. Eligible projects are those that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177519

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Disadvantaged Children and Adults

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Arizona, California, and Texas nonprofit organizations to benefit disadvantaged groups and communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding will be provided for activities that enhance the lives of children and adults.

GrantWatch ID#: 179054
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Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 12/15/18

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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Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers for Teaching Supplies in Rural...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers to serve students from diverse populations and rural areas. Funding is intended to support expenses for field trips, materials, supplies, and other instructional resources used to assist with course delivery. NSHSS provides grants to educators who ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184565
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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
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Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits and Agencies for Outreach, Education, and Y...

Deadline 12/20/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations and government entities to support projects in Mendocino County that promote and facilitate blood donations. Funding is intended to ensure a stable blood supply through education, outreach, and engagement of local youth. Programs should align with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184727
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Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469

Grants to Modoc County, California Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Districts to Improve t...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Modoc County, California nonprofit organizations, city and county agencies, schools, and districts for projects, services, and programs to improve the health, well-being, and development of children ages 0-5. Eligible proposals must demonstrate that the funding will address at least one focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 173748
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Grants to Modoc County, California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote the Health an...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Modoc County, California city and county agencies, nonprofit organizations, schools, and districts to expand or develop new projects that address the health, well-being, and development of young children (ages 0-5). Funding is intended to support community-based projects. Eligible proposals mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 173749

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
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Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants to Oakland, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents in the areas of arts and culture, education, and youth development. Funding is intended to enrich the lives of children and youth in grades K-12, promote civic engagement in arts and culture, and address local needs in the comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 179528
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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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Radio Docu...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of documentary television, radio, and film programs involving the humanities. Funding is intended to support media projects grounded in humanities scholarship...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Grassroots Social Change Initiatives

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants ranging from $6,000 to $12,000 to USA organizations in states west of the Mississippi River to support grassroots social change activities. Eligible States include Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Nort...

GrantWatch ID#: 181081