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California Economic Development Grants:  89 Economic Development Grants for California.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats t...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to California Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, and Agencies in Eligible Areas to...

Deadline 01/28/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and governmental entities in eligible areas to assist economically disadvantaged residents. Funding is intended to provide residents with decent living environments, housing, and economic opportunities. Proposed projects must take place in the City of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 141510

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Projects, Services, and ...

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies in eligible regions for local community development projects and programs. Funding is available for civic services and programs, cultural and educational activities, events, and public services that benefit the residents of the City of G...

GrantWatch ID#: 138389

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Programs and Activities ...

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies in eligible regions for local community development projects. Funding is intended to help communities revitalize neighborhoods, engage in economic development, and provide vital services that benefit to low-income residents, individuals with disabilitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 185095

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Benefit Low- and Moderate-Income Hou...

Deadline 01/27/20

Grants California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for a broad range of community development projects that benefit low- and moderate-income households. Funding is intended for housing and facilities projects as well as the provision of much needed services in the City of Davis. The total of all Public Service c...

GrantWatch ID#: 139921

Income Tax Credits to California Businesses to Encourage Economic Development and Job Creati...

Deadline 01/27/20

Income tax credits starting at $20,000 to businesses as an incentive to relocate or expand their business in California. This program is open to businesses that want to stay and grow in California or come to California. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of jobs with good wages and benefits by attracting...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343

Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improvem...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants starting at $1,500 and loan guarantees starting at $5,000 to USA, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico agricultural producers and small rural businesses to improve energy efficiency by installing renewable energy systems or making energy efficiency enhancements. Funds may be used for the purchase, installation, and const...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109

Grants to Northern California Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Eligible Communities in t...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Northern California nonprofits that benefit communities impacted by the Port of Oakland. Funding is intended to support organizations that promote the Port and address the focus areas of education, workforce development, environment, healthy communities, and economic vitality. This grant progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 185816

Grants and In-Kind Services to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Local Events and ...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants and in-kind services to California nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for special events, festivals, and community initiatives. The purpose of funding is to support the community, promote tourism, and increase economic development. Proposed initiatives must take place in the City of Riverside.

GrantWatch ID#: 187562

Grants to California Nonprofit, Educational, and Faith-Based Organizations to Benefit San Ma...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to California nonprofit, educational, and church organizations to benefit San Mateo County residents. Funding is intended to support youth education and development, senior programs, vocational education, women's services, early childhood care and education, basic needs, health servic...

GrantWatch ID#: 175740

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

Deadline 02/01/20

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 applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects that focus on strengthening communities, developing l...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Housing, Infrastructure, and Economic...

Deadline 02/03/20

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decent housing, and suitable living environments.

GrantWatch ID#: 171996
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Lo...

Deadline 02/21/20 Conference Date: 02/04/20

Grants to California nonprofit organization and local government agencies in eligible regions for projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs that provide services to community residents or for activities that specifically benefit underserved communities. Grants are available to organizations th...

GrantWatch ID#: 127379
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Grants and In-Kind Support to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Events that Benef...

Deadline 02/28/20 Conference Date: 02/04/20

Grants and in-kind support of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for special events that benefit the local community. Funding is intended to support events that promote the economic development and benefit the residents of the city of Elk Grove. Assistance may consist of direct funding, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 141678

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Improve K-14 Science Education to Prepare Stu...

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, high schools, and institutions of higher education to improve K-14 science education in eligible disciplines to prepare students for the workforce. Funding is intended to support the preparation of teaching methods and learning materials to encourage increasing numbers of students to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180249

Grants USA Graduate Students in Eligible States for Collaborative Agricultural Projects that ...

Deadline 02/11/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA graduate students in eligible states for agricultural projects that promote sustainability. Eligible states are Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Micronesia, Montana, Nevada, Northern Mariana Islands, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184781
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies to Increase Work Opportunities for Peop...

Deadline 06/12/20 LOI Date: 02/14/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, public and private schools, universities, and government entities to reduce unemployment rates among people with disabilities. Applicants must submit a concept application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended for innovative pilot programs, social ventures, and d...

GrantWatch ID#: 180030

Grants to California Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Residents of Eligible Counties

Deadline 02/15/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to address local needs in communities in which the funding source has a business presence. While the primary focus for funding is education, programs in the areas of arts and culture, human welfare, and civic affairs will also be considered. The Foundation is committed to improv...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663

Competition for USA Nonprofits to Promote Economic Growth for Individuals with Low-Income

Deadline 02/18/20

Opportunity for USA and territories nonprofit organizations to participate in a competition for proposals that promote economic growth for individuals and families with low-income. Registration is required prior to applying. The competition is intended to fund the most transformative evidence-based solution to address barr...

GrantWatch ID#: 187338

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Workforce Preparedness Programs

Deadline 02/24/20

Grants of up to $75,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for workforce preparedness programs. Funding is intended to strengthen the area's workforce by focusing on young adults and promoting STEM-based fields. The goal of the program is to address disparity issues, ensure that the San Diego region ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187903
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Grants to USA IHEs for Research to Enhance Organic Crop and Livestock Production

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA universities and colleges for integrated research in identified priority areas in the organic agriculture industry. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Collaborative projects are encouraged. Projects may include both crop and livestock research.

GrantWatch ID#: 182886

Grants to California Nonprofits, School Districts, and Agencies for Health Programs in Eligi...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, school districts, and government entities in eligible regions for health programs that meet the needs of underserved community members. Funding is intended for programs that are effective, open to collaboration, efficient, and capable of demonstrating measurable success. Progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 145630
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Grants to California and Oregon Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Im...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to California and Oregon nonprofit organizations, public schools, government agencies, and Indian tribal governments in eligible counties for one-on-one technical assistance with a professional advisor. Funding is intended to help organizations consult with organizational experts as a way to increase...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624
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Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants to USA agricultural producers, groups, and other eligible businesses for activities to expand the agricultural market. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. The purpose of the grant program is to assist agricultural producers to enter into value-added activities rela...

GrantWatch ID#: 172471

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for the development of new technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Applicants are also advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the development of technically risky and innova...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701
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Grants to USA Small Businesses for High-Risk Technology Research

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for research to establish the feasibility of commercializing risky technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting an application. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take a few weeks to complete. Funding is intended to allow small busi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to California Nonprofits to Benefit Girls and Women in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/06/20

Grants to California nonprofit charitable organizations for programs and projects that benefit girls and women in eligible regions. Funding is intended to educate and empower females to engage in economic activities. Applicants must detail how their proposal will help women in Yolo County.

GrantWatch ID#: 178946
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Grants to California Nonprofit Organizations that Produce Public Art Events in Eligible Regi...

Deadline 03/20/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations that produce public art events in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support organizations that enhance the local region's attractiveness to visitors through the creation of annual public events that preserve and celebrate the cultural identity and traditional activities o...

GrantWatch ID#: 145330
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Grants to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits for Economic Opportun...

Deadline 03/25/20

Grants of up 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 current programs that directly serve local communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 178873
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernment organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals:

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
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Grants to Alaska, Washington, California, Hawaii, and Oregon Nonprofits for Workforce Develop...

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Alaska, Washington, California, Hawaii,and Oregon nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of workforce development and education. Funding is intended to support new and current program efforts for underserved young people.

GrantWatch ID#: 179359
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Grants to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, Tribes, and IHEs for Business Development in Non-Urban Ar...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to USA and territories agencies, nonprofits, IHEs, tribes, and cooperatives to promote economic development in non-urban areas. Funding is intended for programs that promote the development of small or new businesses and provide adult education opportunities to further employment.

GrantWatch ID#: 167073
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642
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Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Human Services Programs

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and governmental entities for human services programming in eligible regions. Funding is intended for activities and projects that help women in the area, with a focus on their physical health and their mental and emotional well being. The geographic limitation is Los Angeles an...

GrantWatch ID#: 175479

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814
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Grants to USA Music-Related Nonprofits to Develop Promotional Materials that Will Lead to In...

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories music-related nonprofit organizations to develop promotional materials such as brochures, websites, and marketing videos. Funding is intended to provide seed money that the nonprofit may use in the development of grant application materials that may be required to secure additi...

GrantWatch ID#: 141225
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Grants to La Quinta, California Organizations for Marketing, Event Sponsorship, and Business...

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to La Quinta, California organizations for city marketing, event sponsorship, and to improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to enhance the local business community. Funding is also intended as seed money for organizational start-ups. The grant program includes the fol...

GrantWatch ID#: 178902

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

Deadline 05/08/20

In-kind seed donations to organizations in multiple Southwestern USA States and northwestern Mexico for community gardening projects. Funding is intended to support work to enhance the lives of underprivileged populations in the region, while also keeping locally adapted crop varieties alive and in active use in farms and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180621
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Grants to USA Scholars for Behavioral Economics Research Addressing Diversity and Immigration

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 05/21/20

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. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of a full application. Funding is intended for investigator-initiated research proposals on the social, ec...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

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

Deadline 06/30/20

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Economic Developm...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, local, tribal, and state government units, IHEs, and individuals for technical assistance and research projects that promote economic development in distressed regions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several days to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 184088
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Human Services, Educat...

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits in communities where the funding source has a business presence for programs that benefit low and moderate-income communities in the areas of education, human services, the environment, affordable housing, and community economic development. Eligible regions include California, Georgia, New Yor...

GrantWatch ID#: 161525
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Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Housing, Environment, Education, and H...

Deadline 10/31/20

Sponsorships to USA nonprofit organizations for programs benefiting low and middle-income communities in eligible states. Funding is intended to broaden opportunities in a wide range of areas, such as affordable housing, economic development, environment, and social well-being. Particular interest is taken in sponsorshi...

GrantWatch ID#: 182121
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusive clean economy. The Foundation’s four focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming nonprofits for education, job training, and community and economic development projects. The purpose of this grant is to imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 130602
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Funding is intended to leverage existing assets and to support creative approaches to supporting ec...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127