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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA Doctors, Nurses, NICU Staff, and Institutions to Ease the Experience of Familie...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA doctors, nurses, and other staff members involved with the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) staff, as well as any institutions directly supporting NICU(s). Funding is intended to help make the experience of having a child in the NICU easier. Past funding has gone to support holiday gift...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926

Grants to USA Scientists, Doctors, and Nurses for Research Focusing on the Health Needs of Ch...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $10,000 to USA scientists, doctors, and nurses at USA-based universities, hospitals, and research institutions for research projects that focus on addressing both the long-term and immediate health needs of children born prematurely. Eligible research topics include genetics, basic biologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180927

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Business Growth in Rural Communities

Deadline 07/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit corporations and IHEs to improve the economic conditions of rural communities by promoting business development. Initiatives may assist individuals and businesses in the startup, expansion or improvement of rural cooperatives and other mutually-owned businesses. Grant and matching funds can be u...

GrantWatch ID#: 170336

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Benefit Communities in Eligible Cities

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants of $5,000 to California, Texas, Washington, Washington, DC, Singapore, Ireland, and UK nonprofit organizations to benefit communities served by the funding source. The Foundation seeks to help its communities become stronger, safer, and more vibrant. The Foundation’s communities include: Fremont/Wallingford (S...

GrantWatch ID#: 162613

Awards to USA Individuals in Multiple States to Recognize Volunteer Efforts in Environmental...

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards to California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Washington, Massachusetts, and Virginia individual to recognize outstanding volunteer contributions to natural resources conservation. This program honors volunteers who preserve, enhance, or create the shared outdoor spaces in eligible communities. The goal is to insp...

GrantWatch ID#: 155784

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Assist Military Personnel and Their Families

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and initiatives that provide immediate and continuing support and assistance to the military community and military families. Funding is intended to ensure the best possible execution of well-established programs for the Naval Special Warfare community and their families.

GrantWatch ID#: 170143

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where famiy members reside. Request summaries are due July 31. Priority areas include arts, culture, humanities, education, health and medical, human ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Operational Expe...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for operational support, fundraising assistance, and help in developing seed projects. Funding is intended to support organizations that develop impactful and effective solutions to the world's most pressing problems. The purpose of the program is to address ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183916

In-Kind Donations and Support to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Computer Prod...

Deadline 07/31/18

In-kind product donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for computer products and free use of fundraising platform applications. Funding is intended to support organizations that develop impactful and effective solutions to the world's most pressing problems. The purpose of the program is to add...

GrantWatch ID#: 183919

In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Office Space, Consultations...

Deadline 07/31/18

In-kind support to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for office rental, recruiting consultations, donor wealth screenings, and donor analysis services. For the office rental support grant, only nonprofits from Southern California may apply. Funding is intended to support organizations that develop impa...

GrantWatch ID#: 183922

In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Photojournalism, Marketing,...

Deadline 07/31/18

In-kind products and support to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for marketing strategy consultations, photojournalism services, and online advertising. Funding is intended to transform how nonprofits communicate with their supporters. Nonprofit organizations are developing some of the most effective and impac...

GrantWatch ID#: 183926
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In-Kind Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Marketing and Promotional...

Deadline 07/31/18

In-kind donations valued at $2,500 and $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to cover the costs of printing T-shirts and marketing materials. These grants give nonprofits access to physical promotional materials. Funding is intended to support organizations that develop impactful and effective so...

GrantWatch ID#: 183929

Grants to Humboldt County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Local Com...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to Humboldt County, California nonprofit organizations, public schools, government agencies, and Tribes for programs, services, and projects that benefit local communities. Consideration will be given to proposals that aim to accomplish at least one of the following: -Enhance the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 160697

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Community Improvement in Eligible...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000, and a limited number of $15,000 to $20,000 grants, to California organizations in Humboldt, Trinity, and Del Norte Counties to address pressing community issues and strive to improve the quality of life in the area. Two types of grants are offered: one-year responsive and two-yea...

GrantWatch ID#: 166710
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Children, Education, and Family Progra...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Illinois, Texas, Arizona, California, Nevada, Washington, and Oregon nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities within the funding source’s market areas. Organizations must request an application form from the Foundation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171207

Grants to San Mateo County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches to Serve Those In N...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to San Mateo County, California nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and faith-based organizations for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Primary consideration will be given to organizations that benefit: - Children, youth, and families; immigrants, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175740

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit People, Animals, and the Environment

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that support individual passions around people, animals, and the environment. The funding source is committed to strengthening communities and helping people in communities where the funding source has a business presence.

GrantWatch ID#: 164147
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for the Benefit of Eligible Communities

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area. Eligible states include Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New York City, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180327

Grants to California Nonprofits to Benefit Riverside and San Bernardino County Communities

Deadline 08/06/18

Grants averaging $3,000 and grants averaging $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. This intake includes funds to benefit Perris residents, provide assistance to women and children, benefit wheelchair users, and assist indigent children in Rive...

GrantWatch ID#: 173482

Grants to San Francisco Bay Area, California Nonprofits to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Greater San Francisco Bay Area, California nonprofit organizations for programs serving charitable, literary, scientific, educational, and religious purposes. Eligible applicants are located in Alameda, Marin, Contra Costa, San Mateo, San Francisco, Solano, Santa Clara, and Sonoma Counties. The Foundation has ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159672

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818
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Grants to North San Diego County, California Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Arts, a...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to North San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations to address community needs through programs in the areas of education (birth through adulthood), human welfare, arts and culture, and civic affairs. Grants will be considered on the basis of their enrichment to the communities where Nordson's employees li...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663
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Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits for Enrichment Programming for Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 08/17/18

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

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Culture Projects and Learning P...

Deadline 10/01/18 Conference Date: 08/22/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations and individuals to promote arts and culture in Santa Barbara County. First time applicants are required to attend a workshop prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support projects of arts and cultural organizations as well as ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 173785
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Grants to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, Camps, and JCCs for Innovative Community Projects

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, camps, and Jewish Community Centers for innovative projects that create positive community change. Funding is intended to support projects that are distinct and unique to the organization, new and at an early stage of development, and scalable and significant. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 181754

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570
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Grants to Rancho Peñasquitos, California Organizations and Individuals for Education, Arts,...

Deadline 08/30/18

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 USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 08/31/18

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 Michigan, Arizona, and California Nonprofits for Education, Environment, and Safety...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Michigan, Arizona and California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for educational, environmental, and vehicle safety programs. Eligible regions include Gardena, California, Maricopa County, Arizona, and Washtenaw County, Michigan. Programs in other focus areas will also be considered, including leadershi...

GrantWatch ID#: 129840
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Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Strategic Consultants to Improve ...

Deadline 09/01/18

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. Applicants must first contact the consultant of their choice before applying. Funding is intended to help organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Early Stage Cancer Research Proje...

Deadline 09/01/18

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. Eligible studies are those that involve scientific risk but potentially lead to a breakthrough...

GrantWatch ID#: 159210
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Emergency Needs, Family Support, and Commun...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to California, Ohio, Colorado, Iowa, Florida, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Texas, Arizona, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to benefit eligible communities. Funding is generally available for projects and program support, general operating support, and capital support. Priorities include emergency and basic ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 165314
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Grants to California Nonprofits to Benefit Salinas Valley and Monterey County Residents

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Monterey County, California nonprofit organizations for programs, capital projects, and operational support to benefit local residents. Focus areas include health, arts, culture, senior citizens, children, youth, families, animal welfare, agricultural education, and the environment. Special att...

GrantWatch ID#: 173955
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Grants to Belvedere, California Organizations for Quality of Life, Preservation, Health, and...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Belvedere, California organizations to improve the quality of life for local residents and preserve the area's unique character. Applications will be considered in areas such as enhancement and/or preservation, educational opportunities, healthy living, community interaction, public safety, and emergency prepared...

GrantWatch ID#: 180173

Grants to San Diego County, California Nonprofits for Arts, Education, and Community Develop...

Deadline 09/05/18

Grants to San Diego County, California nonprofit organizations for programs focusing on arts, music, K-12 education, and economic development. Inquiries are invited from organizations that operate K-12 education programs, as well as programs that foster community development, job creation, and the alleviation of affliction...

GrantWatch ID#: 176597

Awards to East Bay, California Nonprofits, Individuals, and Businesses to Recognize Contribu...

Deadline 09/07/18

Awards to East Bay, California individuals, youth, service organizations, and businesses in Contra Costa and Alameda Counties to honor exemplary contributions to making the local community a more vibrant place. This award program was established to acknowledge businesses, leaders, and organizations who have given generousl...

GrantWatch ID#: 160591
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in San Luis Obispo County to Help Individuals A...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofits and public agencies in San Luis Obispo County to provide one-time assistance to individuals to overcome a short-term barrier and achieve self-sufficiency. Funding is intended to support organizations that use a case manager or family advocate to develop and track a clien...

GrantWatch ID#: 180760
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Disadvantaged Children and Adults

Deadline 09/15/18

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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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, Judaism, scientific research and development, community outreach, environmental concerns, small business development, and public broadcasting support. Proposals are judged on the criteria of community impact and public benefit, potential, organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251
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Grants to California, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to California, Oregon, and Washington nonprofits and agencies for programs that benefit residents of communities served by the funding source. Programs may fall in the categories of arts and culture; education; civic enhancements and community benefit; and health, welfare, and social services.

GrantWatch ID#: 182869
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 09/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven strategies to meet the needs of struggling neighborhoods. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Environment, Poverty Alleviat...

Deadline 12/22/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, public schools, and universities for charitable projects. Letters of intent are due September 17, 2018. Programs may fall in the areas of health, poverty alleviation, environment, and education. The Foundation seeks opportunities such as new ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174861
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Grants to USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 09/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Development

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include STEM education, road and vehicle safety, and community development. Consideration will also be given to requests benefitting Detroit communities. Focus Areas: General Motors is committe...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

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

Deadline 09/30/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Educational, Economic, and Community Develop...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for direct-services programming in the areas of educational attainment and economic opportunity. Priorities for each...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873