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

Grants to encourage economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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Grants to Berkeley, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Joint Projects to Benef...

Deadline 12/13/19

Grants to Berkeley, California nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to collaborate with university departments, staff, and student organizations on projects that benefit the local community. Funding is intended for community service and neighborhood improvement projects. Project areas include arts and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162979

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Improve Solid Waste Systems in Rural...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and academic institutions to eliminate or reduce water pollution in qualifying rural areas. Funding is intended to support training and technical assistance to improve the management and planning of solid waste sites.

GrantWatch ID#: 162946

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/08/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. State applicants must contact state commissions prior to applying, and applicants from South Dakota must contact the Funding Source. Grants are intended to engage...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

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 USA Native American Nonprofits, and Tribal and Native Community Groups to Promote N...

Deadline 12/16/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA Native American-controlled nonprofits, tribal and Native organizations, and Native American community-based groups for programs that advance Native American farming and ranching activities. Funding is intended for programs that assist individual Native American farmers and ranchers. The goal ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187438

Grants to California Nonprofits for Community Events that Promote Cultural and Economic Enha...

Deadline 01/22/20

Grants starting at $2,500 to California nonprofits for community events, such as celebrations, festivals, and parades, in eligible regions. Funding is intended to promote cultural opportunities that benefit both residents and visitors. Eligible events are those that are held for the economic enhancement, cultural enrichmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 167215

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 12/12/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for early-stage research and development projects. A Project Pitch must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support the development of innovative, technically risky technologies in nearly any science and technology field that are likely to produce a...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 12/12/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to submitting an application. Applicants must also complete required registration prior to applying. Funding is intended to...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

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

Deadline 12/13/19

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

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 12/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studie...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Grants to USA and Canada Farmers to Improve Environmental Impact, Safety, and Availability o...

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and Canada small and medium-sized farmers and aggregators to implement sustainability practices that will improve environmental impact and ensure the availability and safety of produce in the market. Funding is intended to help local farms upgrade operations, invest in food safety, and implem...

GrantWatch ID#: 160732

Grants to USA Researchers to Increase the Profitability and Viability of Soybean Farming in D...

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants to USA researchers to support the profitability and viability of the soybean farming industry in Delaware. Focus areas include, but are not limited to, production, emerging markets, and technology. Funding is intended to increase the average bushels per acre yield to 49.2 by 2021; provide Delaware soybean farmers wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187308

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global Humanit...

Deadline 02/11/20 LOI Date: 12/16/19

Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,800 to USA, Canada, and International individuals or teams of two to three people ages 13-24 to present innovative solutions to one of nine global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and submit original ideas. Finalists will be asked to write a one-minute c...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282
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Grants to California Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, and Agencies in Eligible Areas to...

Deadline 01/28/20 Conference Date: 12/17/19

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 for Public Services Promoting Viable Urban Comm...

Deadline 01/14/20 Conference Date: 12/17/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government entities, and city departments for a broad range of public services that promote viable urban communities. Applicants must attend a workshop in order to apply for funding. Primary emphasis is placed on projects that benefit low-and moderate-income households and indi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177526

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Environmental Education Activities

Deadline 01/06/20 Conference Date: 12/20/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, educational and environmental agencies, colleges and universities, and noncommercial educational broadcasting agencies for environmental education activities. Applicants are advised that registration required to apply may take at least one month to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150553
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Opportunity and Education

Deadline 12/26/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 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 currently in-place and direct-service programming in local communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 12/31/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Programs in El...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations to support and strengthen communities in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is intended to support locally operating organizations that directly benefit the service area of the f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906

Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 12/31/19

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 California Nonprofits and Agencies to Meet Community Needs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 01/06/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government and public agencies, and faith-based agencies for projects that meet community needs in eligible regions. Funding is intended to assist moderate- and low-income residents, provide housing, and expand economic opportunities. Projects should benefit residents of Stockt...

GrantWatch ID#: 166674
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for the Acquisition and Preservation of Fores...

Deadline 01/06/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and tribes to support the acquisition and preservation of forestlands. Projects involve private forests under threat of conversion to non-forest purposes that offer recreational opportunities and public access, protect wildlife habitat and wa...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342
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Grants to USA Community Colleges to Promote Employment and Career Success for Students

Deadline 01/08/20

Grants to USA public community colleges, historically Black IHEs, and tribally controlled IHEs for intensive counseling services for youth that support and promote employment and career success for students. Funding is intended for programs that serve low-income young adults, between 16 and 24, who have at least one charac...

GrantWatch ID#: 187311
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Opportunity to USA Teams of Youth Affiliated with a Tribe to Participate in a Competition fo...

Deadline 01/08/20

Opportunity to USA teams of youth, between 14 and 24 years old, affiliated with a state- or federally recognized tribe to participate in a competition for business funding. The competition is intended to replicate the actual process that entrepreneurs who are looking for start-up funding undergo. The judges will decide whi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187525

Grants to USA Workforce Agencies and Tribal Organizations for Career and Training Services f...

Deadline 01/09/20

Grants to USA and Territories state workforce agencies and Tribal organizations to develop and implement training, career and support services that benefit workers impacted by substance abuse. Funding is intended to address the economic impact of substance misuse, addiction, opioid use, and overdose in heavily impacted s...

GrantWatch ID#: 187374
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Grants to La Quinta, California Organizations for Marketing, Event Sponsorship, and Business...

Deadline 01/10/20

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 01/10/20

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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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Conservation Professionals for Training on Env...

Deadline 01/12/20

Fellowships of $6,000 to USA, Canada, and International conservation professionals to attend a one-month training program at a university in Washington State. The program curriculum will be taught by a faculty of international experts who will work closely with fellows to explore new methods of applying market-based approa...

GrantWatch ID#: 177376

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Human Services Programs

Deadline 01/15/20

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to enhance communities and to help people achieve financial independence. Priority is given to applications where there is ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/17/20

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

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
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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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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

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 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 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
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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

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

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 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