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California Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students: 

Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
Awards for outstanding individuals' impact on the community and the people they serve.
  35 Awards Grants for California.

Awards to USA Schools for Creative Use of Cartons in a Gardening Project

Deadline: 04/12/17

Awards to USA PreK-12 public, private and charter schools for creative use of milk and juice cartons to build or improve their school garden. Potential applicants are invited to participate in the Carton 2 Garden webinar on January 11, 2017. Car... GrantWatch ID#: 178027

Award to a USA Teen or Young Adult to Recognize and Support Disabilities Advocacy

Deadline: 04/12/17
Conference Date: 03/15/17

Award of up to $10,000 to a USA teen or young adult (ages 14-26) with a disability to recognize and support outstanding advocacy to empower others with disabilities. Informational phone calls are scheduled for March 15 and 29. The purpose of this aw... GrantWatch ID#: 152701

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Student Teams for Running Online Advertising Campaigns

Deadline: 04/12/17
LOI Date: 03/22/17

Prizes of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International IHE professors and student teams to run online marketing campaigns for a nonprofit organization or business. Professors must submit initial registrations no later than March 22 and students m... GrantWatch ID#: 179533

Opportunities for USA, Canada, and International Startups for Accelerator Participation and Financial Awards

Deadline: 03/28/17

Opportunities for USA, Canada, and international startups to participate in an accelerator program in Boston, Massachusetts; Israel; or Switzerland. Application to the competition is open only to early stage startups, but they may be from any indust... GrantWatch ID#: 179723

Awards to USA Teachers for Excellence in Science and Mathematics Education

Deadline: 05/01/17
LOI Date: 04/01/17
Conference Date: 03/28/17

Awards of $10,000 to USA and territories teachers to recognize outstanding contributions to mathematics and science (including computer science) education. Webinars are scheduled for March 28, April 4, 12, 18, 20, 24, and 28. Nominations are due by ... GrantWatch ID#: 180026

Cash Prizes and In-Kind Services to USA Small For-Profit Businesses

Deadline: 03/29/17

Prizes to USA small businesses seeking cash resources and in-kind printing services. Eligible contest entrants are small businesses with 99 or fewer employees that have been selling a product or service for a minimum of 6 months. Awards will be dete... GrantWatch ID#: 180441

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline: 03/31/17

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students on this subject. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources ... GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Award to Recognize a USA Individual for Excellence in Nonprofit Marketing and Communications

Deadline: 03/31/17

One award to recognize a USA individual employed at a nonprofit organization for outstanding contributions to their organization’s branding, marketing, and communications. The winner will be selected based on extraordinary leadership and achievem... GrantWatch ID#: 180065

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Exceptional Dedication to Improving Children's Lives

Deadline: 04/01/17

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada and International individuals for helping to improve children's lives. Recipients must have an NGO, nonprofit or charity organization devoted to the cause of providing exceptional services to children. Nomin... GrantWatch ID#: 178778

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Optometrist for Excellence in Advancing Optometric Education

Deadline: 04/01/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International optometric educator for demonstrating consistent and ongoing excellence in the advancement of optometric education and the education of optometry students. The award winner will have made outstanding achievem... GrantWatch ID#: 179608

Award to a California Individual or Organization for Exceptional Environmental Activism

Deadline: 04/01/17

Award of $1,000 to recognize a California individual or organization for exceptional work and contributions to the field of grassroots environmental activism in the previous year. Individual nominees must have served as volunteers. The nominee's act... GrantWatch ID#: 180064

Award to a USA Nonprofit Collaboration for a Project That Has Contributed Significantly to Society

Deadline: 04/01/17

Award of $50,000 to a USA nonprofit collaboration for a project that has made a significant impact in promoting each organization's cause and in society as a whole. Funding is intended to highlight an organization that worked in partnership with fel... GrantWatch ID#: 180126


Award to Honor a USA, Canada, or International Psychiatric Educator for Outstanding Mentorship of Students and Re...

Deadline: 04/03/17

Award to honor a USA, Canada, or International psychiatric educator who has supported his or her medical students, residents, or early-career psychiatry faculty members in their professional development, and who has modeled, by his or her example, a... GrantWatch ID#: 159919


Award to a USA or Canada Library for Innovative Programs and Excellent Service to the Community

Deadline: 04/04/17

Award of $10,000 to a USA or Canada library that has demonstrated outstanding service to the community, leadership in creating programs that can be emulated by other libraries, and creativity and innovation in developing specific community programs ... GrantWatch ID#: 178593

Award to USA School-Based Professional for Outstanding Delivery of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Servi...

Deadline: 04/07/17

Award of $1,500 to USA school-based audiologist or speech-language pathologist for outstanding contribution and commitment to the delivery of services to students. Individuals could be recognized for an innovative program that can be replicated in o... GrantWatch ID#: 158466

Award to a USA Individual for Outstanding Contributions in Clinical Service to Treat Communication Disorders

Deadline: 04/07/17

Award to a USA individual to recognize exemplary contributions to clinical service, practice, or research in audiology and/or speech-language pathology. The service must have had a significant impact on those receiving it. The work must have been p... GrantWatch ID#: 158467

Awards to USA Health-Related Organizations in Recognition of Outstanding Health Care Service

Deadline: 04/07/17

Awards to honor USA hospitals and other health-related organizations for outstanding health care service delivery. Up to three finalists will receive a $10,000 cash award, and the winner will receive the Foster G. McGaw Prize, which includes a $100... GrantWatch ID#: 180443

Awards to USA Nonprofits for Directly Benefitting K-12 Public Education

Deadline: 04/14/17

Awards of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that work to support K-12 public education. Nominations will be accepted on behalf of nonprofits that directly serve public education, including parent-teacher organizations with qualifying nonprofit ... GrantWatch ID#: 180410


Awards to USA and Canada Youth for Outstanding Contributions to the Community and to the Environment

Deadline: 04/15/17

Awards of $5,000 to USA and Canada youth, ages 8 to 18 years, for outstanding contributions to their communities, the environment, or society. Applications are welcome from inspiring North American youth of all backgrounds who demonstrate the potent... GrantWatch ID#: 178282


Awards to USA Individuals and Organizations for Efforts to Improve the Lives of the Blind

Deadline: 04/15/17

Awards to recognize USA individuals and organizations for outstanding accomplishments in improving the quality of life of people who are blind. Applicants must have demonstrated exemplary leadership and extraordinary accomplishments in improving th... GrantWatch ID#: 180524


Awards to USA Financial Advisors and Financial Services Institutions for Individual and Corporate Philanthropy

Deadline: 04/19/17

Awards of up to $25,000 to USA financial advisors and financial services firms nominated in recognition of their charitable work in the USA and abroad. The award will be presented as a donation to the winners' designated charities. The award is inte... GrantWatch ID#: 180222


Awards to Recognize California Individuals for Their Work in Advancing Solutions to a Wide Range of State Issues

Deadline: 04/28/17

Awards to California individuals who are working in any field or sector to advance innovative and effective solutions to a broad range of significant state issues. Issue areas can include, but are not limited to, education, health, public safety, h... GrantWatch ID#: 180103


Prize to a USA Teacher or Professor to Purchase Technology for the Classroom

Deadline: 04/30/17

Prize valued at $1,000 to a USA K-12 teacher or college professor to be used for the purchase of technological equipment and supplies to enhance classroom learning. Applicants may enter the contest by submitting a written or video essay explaining h... GrantWatch ID#: 180138


Award to a USA or Canada Middle School Teacher for Extraordinary Work in Teaching the English Language Arts

Deadline: 05/01/17

Award to a USA, USA Territories, or Canada middle school teacher for outstanding work in teaching English language arts. Qualified applicants should work with grades 6 through 8, and inspire their students with a love a learning and enthusiasm for i... GrantWatch ID#: 144039


Award to a California Individual to Publish and Promote Literature about State History

Deadline: 05/01/17

Award with a prize of $5,000 to a California author as an advance for the publication of a book that addresses an aspect of the history of California in an engaging and informative manner. In addition to the cash advance, the prize includes publicat... GrantWatch ID#: 175308


Award to a USA Special Education Teacher to Recognize Achievement and Dedication

Deadline: 05/01/17

Award to recognize a USA special education teacher for exceptional achievements in the field. This award will be given to a nominee that excels in teaching, community service and activities outside of the classroom, as well as professional developme... GrantWatch ID#: 179220


Awards to USA Individuals Ages 50 and Above for Creating Positive Social Impact

Deadline: 05/12/17

Awards of $50,000 to USA and territories individuals over the age of 50 to recognize accomplishments in fostering positive social impacts. Strong consideration will be given to candidates working to address areas such as healthy living, caregiving, ... GrantWatch ID#: 180642


Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers to Translate French Literature

Deadline: 05/15/17

Grants and awards to USA literary publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Consideration will be given to both fiction and non-fiction writings. Eligible liter... GrantWatch ID#: 179274


Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to Postsecondary History Education

Deadline: 05/15/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding service to history education at a college or university. Nominations will be considered on behalf of individuals affiliated with two-year, four-year, and graduate schools a... GrantWatch ID#: 180732


Award to a USA, Canada, or International History Teacher for Undergraduate Mentorship

Deadline: 05/15/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual history teacher to recognize outstanding mentorship at an undergraduate level. Nominations are accepted on behalf of individuals affiliated with both two-year and four-year institutions. The purpos... GrantWatch ID#: 180733


Prizes to USA, Canada, and International New Media Projects for the Use of Digital Technology in History

Deadline: 05/15/17

Prizes of $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International new media projects that combine digital technology and history. Consideration will be given to freely available and innovative projects that reflect critical, rigorous, and thoughtful engagement. Re... GrantWatch ID#: 180734


Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Diversity in the Historical Professions

Deadline: 05/15/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals and academic institutions to recognize sustained efforts and initiatives to recruit and retain underrepresented ethnic and racial groups in the historical professions. Strong candidates will demon... GrantWatch ID#: 180735


Awards to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for a Winning Video Featuring a Science Experiment

Deadline: 06/15/17

Awards of $1,000, $2,000, and $3,000 to USA, Canada, and International science researchers for a two-minute video of the scientist or a lab member performing a science experiment in the field or in the laboratory. The video must be able to explain t... GrantWatch ID#: 180140


Award to a USA K-12 Public School Teacher in Multiple States for Classroom Supplies and Equipment

Deadline: 07/07/17

Award of $2,500 to a USA K-12 public school teacher in multiple states to buy classroom supplies, electronic learning systems, equipment, and materials for their classroom. One winner will be selected from the submitted entries. The award is intende... GrantWatch ID#: 156715


Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for an Innovative Idea to Positively Impact the World

Deadline: 07/31/17

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual to support an innovative idea that will catalyze positive global change. The prize winner will receive a large budget and technical support in order to launch their idea. Nominations will be consid... GrantWatch ID#: 180556

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