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California Economic Development Grants:  91 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 USA Nonprofit Community Housing Organizations Serving Rural and Native American Pop...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit community development and housing organizations, Tribes, and Tribal housing entities and authorities serving rural areas to strengthen capacity to implement housing programs for low-income residents. An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 186268

Cooperative Agreements to Institutions of Higher Education to Promote National Service on Ca...

Deadline 08/26/19

Cooperative agreements ranging from $15,000 to $20,000 to institutions of higher education to promote national service on campus. Funding is intended for efforts to engage the public, on university campuses and in surrounding communities, to increase the number of applicants applying for AmeriCorps VISTA service opportunit...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

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

Deadline 08/19/19

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

Deadline 01/17/20 LOI Date: 08/16/19

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 Researchers for Studies Related to the Low-to- Moderately Skilled Labor Market ...

Deadline 11/21/19 LOI Date: 08/19/19

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of changes in employe...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Researchers for Computational Research on Economic Social Sciences Issues

Deadline 11/21/19 LOI Date: 08/19/19

Grants to USA researchers to support social sciences research addressing behavioral economics, social inequality, the future of the workforce, immigration, race, and ethnicity. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This program supports the use of new data and analysis methods to examine qu...

GrantWatch ID#: 183561

Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 11/21/19 LOI Date: 08/21/19

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and Agencies to Create Community-Service Senio...

Deadline 09/25/19 Conference Date: 08/21/19 LOI Date: 08/30/19

Grants starting at approximately $40,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers, 55 years and older. Funding is intended for volunteer programs with a focus on the following areas of interest: ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship resulting in the publication of policy papers, journal articles, and books. The Foundation will also f...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants to California Businesses for Product Development Using Recycled Rubber Materials

Deadline 08/22/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to California businesses for the development and manufacturing of products using recycled rubber tires and related materials. Funding through this program is intended to reimburse businesses that use crumb rubber or substitute crumb rubber for virgin rubber, plastic, or other raw materials in pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 172941

Grants to Monterey County, California Nonprofits for Nutrition, Shelter, and Housing Assista...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to Monterey County, California nonprofit organizations to support food, shelter, and housing assistance programs. Funding is intended for expenses such as food purchases, facility enhancement, program-related transportation, and funds for rent or mortgage assistance. This year, the Local Board requests that applying...

GrantWatch ID#: 149991

Grants to Northern California Peace Corp Volunteers and Former Volunteers for Community Deve...

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to Northern California Peace Corp volunteers and returned volunteers to support domestic and international community development projects. The funding source looks for opportunities to support total project costs, to fund start-up project costs, and to expand or replicate a successful project.

GrantWatch ID#: 159511

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Professional Advisors to Improve ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to California nonprofit organizations, public schools, government agencies, and Indian tribal governments in Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, and Curry Counties for one-on-one technical assistance with a professional advisor. Funding is intended to help organizations consult with organizational experts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145624
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/19 LOI Date: 09/01/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This fund provides a way fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Economic Opportunities for Women in ...

Deadline 09/04/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to California nonprofits and public agencies to create economic opportunities for women in the greater Redding Area. Funding is intended to support women who have a vision and to help them reach their goals, thereby creating economic opportunities and developing skills to increase fina...

GrantWatch ID#: 159677

Grants to USA and Canada Physician Investigators to Support Efforts Related to Lymphoma Trea...

Deadline 09/05/19

Grants to USA and Canada early career investigators to support efforts related to lymphoma treatment and research. Funding is intended to support advanced-fellow and junior-faculty physician researchers who are involved in developing new lymphoma therapies and diagnostic tools. The goal of the program is to prepare physici...

GrantWatch ID#: 186434

In-Kind Grants of Training and Mentorship Related to Lymphoma Research to USA and Canada Fel...

Deadline 09/05/19

In-kind grants of mentoring, training, and medical education to USA and Canada hematology and oncology fellows and junior faculty members for research related to lymphoma. Grants are intended for participation in a two-year program that provides education related to clinical research and career development, as well as care...

GrantWatch ID#: 186436
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Opportunity for USA Jewish Nonprofit Entrepreneurs to Receive Funding and Participate in a Me...

Deadline 09/05/19

Opportunity for USA Jewish nonprofit entrepreneurs that serve the North American Jewish community to receive funding of $25,000, and to participate in a mentoring and education program. The program supports ventures that provide services and goods to the Orthodox community in ways that are related to its unique cultural or...

GrantWatch ID#: 186611

Grants to La Quinta, California Organizations for Marketing, Event Sponsorship, and Business...

Deadline 09/06/19

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

Deadline 09/06/19

In-kind grants to organizations in multiple Southwestern USA States and northwestern Mexico for seeds to plant in gardens that benefit the community. Funding is intended for programs that aim to improve the nutritional, economic, environmental, or social health of underprivileged populations in the region, while also striv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180621

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Supp...

Deadline 09/11/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, governmental organizations, and international and multilateral organizations to pilot and test creative international development strategies. Funding is intended to support ideas that can dramatically improve or save the lives of impover...

GrantWatch ID#: 181034
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged C...

Deadline 12/16/19 LOI Date: 09/16/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects that will aid underprivileged populations. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. A particular focus will be given to those demographics that have been overl...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694
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Grants to USA Private and Public Sector Partnerships for Apprenticeship Programs Targeting N...

Deadline 09/24/19

Grants to USA IHEs, nonprofit associations, and labor management organizations partnering with eligible private and public sector entities for apprenticeship programs targeting nontraditional industry sectors. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide apprenticeship skills in...

GrantWatch ID#: 186357

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Opportunity and Education

Deadline 09/26/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Financial Literacy, Arts, Health, Human Serv...

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to Washington, Arizona, Oregon, and California nonprofits to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area. Requests will be considered in the areas of education, housing, the arts, health and human services, financial literacy, and economic self-sufficiency. Additiona...

GrantWatch ID#: 173454
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 09/30/19

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 and Government Agencies to Improve Human Services

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to advance the quality of human services and promote racial equity. Funding is intended for programs that eliminate social barriers and advance policy solutions that help people to transition from poverty to long-term cycles of success.

GrantWatch ID#: 178447
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Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Human Services, Education, and Com...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, tribal and governmental agencies, and public school systems to enhance the quality of life and strengthen local communities. The Foundation puts high priority in the areas of human services, education, and community development, but also considers requests from organizations th...

GrantWatch ID#: 179735
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research and Strategies That Pr...

Deadline 10/01/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals at a private foundation in Washington, DC to improve strategies for developing democracy throughout the world, or to conduct related research for publication. The fellowship program will take place at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). The pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071
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Grants to San Benito County, California Nonprofits for Programs to Improve the Local Quality ...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to California nonprofits for programs that improve the quality of life in San Benito County. Funding is intended for capacity building or for projects related to the environment, community enhancement, education and youth, agriculture preservation, arts and culture, economic development, and health ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159367
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 10/07/19

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 California Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Human Services Programs

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and governmental entities for human services programming in Los Angeles and Orange County. 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 Human Services Program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175479
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 10/24/19

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Human Services, Educat...

Deadline 10/31/19

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

Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Housing, Environment, Education, and H...

Deadline 10/31/19

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 sponsorsh...

GrantWatch ID#: 182121
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Grants to Northern California Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Eligible Communities in t...

Deadline 10/31/19

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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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Sustainable and Affordable C...

Deadline 11/01/19

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or team to recognize environmentally-friendly chemistry innovation. Consideration will be given to discoveries that lead the way for sustainable manufacturing processes or products at a cost less than or comparable to that of current technologies, or discoveries...

GrantWatch ID#: 155107
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Grants to Claremont Area, California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Programs in Educa...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for a wide range of activities benefiting Claremont and surrounding communities in the Inland Valley area. Funding is intended to support projects and programs in the arts, drama, and music, as well as in areas of need such as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155548
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community

Deadline 11/01/19

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

Deadline 11/01/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 11/04/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven neighborhood improvement strategies in struggling communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and human services. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Education, Civic Affairs, and Culture

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in North San Diego and Santa Clara Counties to address local community needs. Program areas include education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. The Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to prepare...

GrantWatch ID#: 177663

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

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 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

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

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