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103 Community/Economic Development Grants for California

Grants to encourage community 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 California Artists and Cultural Practitioners of Color in Eligible Locations for P...

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants to California artists and cultural practitioners of color in eligible locations for projects addressing racial justice. Funding is intended to cover project expenses such as stipends, artist fees, and video conferencing, as well as living expenses, such as childcare, food, healthcare, rent, student debt, utilities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191040

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, State and Local Agencies, and IHEs for Research Relat...

Deadline 07/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, state and local governments, Native American tribal organizations and governments, IHEs, and businesses for research related to housing assistance. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 190208

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support the Development of Native American C...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to USA Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for social and economic development and capacity building opportunities for tribal governments. Funding is intended to support community-driven projects that preserve Native cultures, increase self-sufficiency, and promote commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 149370

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

Deadline 07/15/20

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 California Municipalities, Counties, Special Districts, Nonprofits, and Agencies f...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to California municipalities, counties, special districts, nonprofit organizations, and agencies for environmental projects. The majority of awarded funds will go to projects to benefit disadvantaged and low-income communities. Funding is intended for the development of green infrastructure projects that reduce gree...

GrantWatch ID#: 191088

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Senior Volunteer Programs

Deadline 09/01/20 Conference Date: 07/15/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers. Funding is intended for programs, involving volunteers ages 55 and older, within the focus areas of disaster services, education, healthy futures, v...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Benefitting Low-Income Communities

Deadline 07/17/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit community development corporations for economic development projects to benefit low-income families and individuals. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that promote the creation of employment and bus...

GrantWatch ID#: 151409

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Develop Mutual Understanding and Co...

Deadline 07/17/20

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to develop mutual understanding and cooperation between the USA and foreign nations. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the design and coordination of trips that will offer foreign leaders the opportunity t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190034

Opportunity for California Women Entrepreneurs for Fundraising Resources and Networking

Deadline 07/19/20

Opportunity for California female entrepreneurs and businesses that are majority women-owned to connect with fundraising resources and mentors. This accelerator program provides women who are developing high-growth businesses with the tools and resources they need to succeed. Applicants must be headquartered in Southern Ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 180925

Grants to USA and Canada Native Small Farmers and Food Producers to Address the Impact of th...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA and Canada Native small farmers and food producers to address the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding may also be used to address emergency situations such as sanitation and food security for local communities and food producers. Projects addressing food security may focus on:

GrantWatch ID#: 190847

Grants to Alaska, Washington, California, Hawaii, and Oregon Nonprofits for Workforce Develop...

Deadline 07/31/20

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

Grants to California Agencies for Projects that Improve Boating Infrastructure

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants to California government agencies for capital projects that improve boating infrastructure. Funding is intended to support projects that build, maintain, and renovate private and public boating infrastructure tie-up facilities. Projects may also include the production of relevant educational materials.

GrantWatch ID#: 183996
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 07/31/20

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

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

Deadline 07/31/20

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

Opportunity for California Individuals and For-Profits in Eligible Locations to Participate ...

Deadline 07/31/20

Opportunity for California individuals, entrepreneurs, and for-profit organizations in eligible locations to participate in a competition to develop original business initiatives. Winners receive cash awards and mentoring services. Funding is intended to stimulate the local economy following destructive fires that affected...

GrantWatch ID#: 190500

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

Deadline 08/01/20

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 and Research and Academic Institutions to Advance Organic Farming

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

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and research and academic institutions for projects that advance the organic farming industry. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for advocacy, education, and research projects that advance FAFO’s mission: to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA Organizations for Legal Services that Benefit Disadvantaged People and Groups

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants to USA organizations for legal services that benefit disadvantaged people. Funding is intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of underserved individuals and groups through systemic litigation. The Foundation is looking to award grants for systemic type cases that will have an impact on a particular ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 185934

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

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit corporations and IHEs to promote business development in rural communities. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for programs that provide services to new customers or new services to current customers.

GrantWatch ID#: 170336

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of direct action, community mobilization, and healing justice. The purpose of the grant program is to support the lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to the Labor Market and Quality of Life of Empl...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to apply. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, research should address social, political, economic, or psychological disruptions of the health crisis that affect social and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity in the Context of the COVID-19 and ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars to support 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 applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in the context of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of COVID-19 and Social Justice ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for economic research related to psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and recent mass protests, funding is intended for research that addresses the political, economic, or psych...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in the context of these crises, which examines economic, po...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Culture Programs that Address Community I...

Deadline 08/06/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and nonprofits for collaborative arts and cultural projects that address community issues. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Eligible projects are those that utilize a partnership between a local government entity and no...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA Individuals and Corporations for Research and Development Projects that Enhanc...

Deadline 11/20/20 LOI Date: 08/07/20

Grants to USA and Compact Free Associations nonprofit organizations, corporations, and individuals for research and development projects related to U.S. fisheries. An initial-stage proposal is required prior to the submission of the full proposal. In addition, applicants are advised that the pre-registration process may ta...

GrantWatch ID#: 186128

Loans to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and Small Businesses to Help with Salary Expenses Due t...

Deadline 08/08/20

Loans to USA nonprofit and veteran organizations, individuals, small businesses, and Tribal businesses to assist with salary expenses and job retention in the wake of the COVID-19/Coronavirus health crisis. Loans are intended to help organizations and self-employed individuals maintain payroll between now and the end of Ju...

GrantWatch ID#: 188834

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

Deadline 08/14/20

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

Award to a USA Individual to Honor Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 08/14/20

Award of $30,000 to a USA individual to recognize artistic contributions that have enhanced the community. The award recipient will also receive additional financial and in-kind support for further learning, collaboration, and professional development. The purpose of this program is to honor an artist, civic design profess...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875
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Grants to California Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Local Communities

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations to address local needs and improve the quality of life 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. Progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits, IHEs, and Government Agencies for Joint Economics Studi...

Deadline 08/18/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA and Israel nonprofits, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative economic research. Funding is intended to support research related to the American economy, including its processes and institutions, as part of a global economy.

GrantWatch ID#: 170460
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Grants to California Businesses for Product Development Using Recycled Rubber Materials

Deadline 08/20/20

Grants to California businesses for activities that will benefit the environment through promoting recycling rubber tires and preventing tire dumping. Funding through this program is intended to reimburse businesses for utilizing more environmentally-friendly materials in products, including crumb rubber or substitute crum...

GrantWatch ID#: 172941
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Benefit the Community

Deadline 08/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that benefit the community. Funding is intended for activities that align with one of the following key areas of focus: education, empowerment, and entrepreneurship; financial literacy; and community enhancement. Eligible communities are tho...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533

Grants to California Volunteers for International and Domestic Community Development Projects

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to California volunteers in eligible regions to support domestic and international community development projects. Eligible volunteers must be affiliated with the Funding Source. Funding is intended to support total project costs, start-up project costs, or to expand or replicate a successful project. Applicants mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 159511

Competition for USA Nonprofits, Tribal Governments, and IHEs to Develop Ideas to Promote Equ...

Deadline 09/22/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Competition for USA nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop innovative programs that promote equity and progress for women. Applicants must register prior to submitting a full application. The goal of the program is to expand women's power and influence, so that women of all backgrounds, especially...

GrantWatch ID#: 190688
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Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 09/03/20

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 09/03/20

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 09/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding to oppression and are creating relationships with fron...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and Young Adults

Deadline 09/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for financial education. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: research, creating innovative curricula or programs, updating existing widely used curriculum, and generating excitement or demand for e...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Promote Racial Justice and Equality Duri...

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to promote racial justice and equality during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help organizations that are involved with the racial justice movement to increase capacity to meet demands and/or help with the l...

GrantWatch ID#: 189473

Grants to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits for Economic Opportun...

Deadline 09/23/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations for economic opportunity, education, and Coronavirus (COVID-19) related needs. Grants will be given in areas where the funding source has a business presence and are intended for current programs that directly serve local c...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873
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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

Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 10/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residence at the International Forum for Democratic Studies in...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 10/24/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower poverty-stricken girls and women. Funding is intended to support projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. The Foundation selects a featured grantee each m...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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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

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

Deadline 10/31/20

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 to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofit Psychology Internship Programs to Increase A...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit psychology internship programs to increase the number of available internship positions. Grant funds may be used for direct administrative costs, such as stipends and benefits, which are related to the internship slots. Preference will be given for services ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184586

Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/20

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA individuals for social sciences research. Priority will be given to proposals from scholars who are underrepresented in the social sciences. The purpose of this program is to support research that identifies barriers to economic mobility and access to opportunity. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187123