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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/10/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for successfully designing an energy efficient educational and visitor center located in Tiburon, California. The purpose of this competition is to demonstrate and promote net-zero energy building p...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777

Grants to Sonoma Valley, California Nonprofits for Major Programs that Address Community Nee...

Deadline 02/21/18 LOI Date: 01/11/18

Grants of $10,000 plus one grand-prize winner to Sonoma Valley, California nonprofits to launch a new major program or expand an existing one that addresses the needs of a target community. A letter of inquiry is due on January 11, 2017. Proposals may also be for new or existing collaborative efforts between one or more ag...

GrantWatch ID#: 177178

Grants to Sonoma Valley, California Nonprofits for Programs and Capital Projects to Benefit t...

Deadline 01/18/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Sonoma Valley, California nonprofit organizations for programs and capital projects that will address local community needs. All grants must benefit the area from Kenwood to Schellville. Technology requests are also eligible for consideration. Programs and projects may be collaborative in nature....

GrantWatch ID#: 177179

Matching Grants to San Luis Obispo, California Residents for Projects that Enhance the Neighb...

Deadline 02/12/18

Matching grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to San Luis Obispo, California residents and property owners to support grassroots projects that support neighborhoods. Applicants are required to discuss their project with the funding source before submitting an application. Residents of the neighborhood initiate, plan and impl...

GrantWatch ID#: 164088

Grants to Pasadena Area, California Nonprofits and Schools for Arts, Sports, Recreation, and...

Deadline 03/12/18 LOI Date: 01/25/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Pasadena area, California nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for activities and equipment that will contribute to the cultural, educational, and civic advancement of eligible communities. Initial applications are due on January 25, 2018. Grant applications must fall in one of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177528

Grants to Kern County, California Nonprofits for Education Programs that Benefit Women and Gi...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Kern County, California nonprofit organizations for education-related programs and projects that benefit women and girls. Letters of Intent are due by November 9. The Foundation values social-change grantmaking that focuses on long-term solutions to societal problems facing women and girls thro...

GrantWatch ID#: 163027

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Address S...

Deadline 12/21/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and government agencies for ideas and programs that address the issue of social isolation in the United States, and encourage healthy social connections and overall well-being. Funding is intended to support both United States applicants that want to adapt an idea from an...

GrantWatch ID#: 182430

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits for Programs that Aim to Prevent and Reduce Type 2 D...

Deadline 12/20/17

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $60,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits for innovative programs that focus on the prevention and reduction of type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Applicants are strongly advised to attend a webinar held on either November 20 or December 4. Funding will be provided to support community-based ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182394

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, IHE, or Agency for Research on Health Care in Rural Ar...

Deadline 02/20/18

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization, for-profit organization, IHE, or public agency for research and data analysis addressing health care in rural areas. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to one month to complete. The goal of this program is to help communities and policymakers make ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151765

Grants to USA Medical Schools, Hospitals, Nonprofits, and Public Agencies for Primary Care F...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA medical schools, hospitals, and other public or nonprofit agencies to establish a fellowship program for the training of practicing primary care physicians and physician assistants. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is...

GrantWatch ID#: 182501

Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA preK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to strengthen the applicants' teaching practice and to assist them in meeting their students’ needs. Grants can be used for an unlimited varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177420

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Digitally Preserve Historic Publicat...

Deadline 01/11/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to contribute to a nation-wide digital resource of historical newspapers printed from 1690 to 1963. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by December 14 and December 28. The National ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177357

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promo...

Deadline 12/29/17

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists partnering with fiscal sponsors for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Priority will be given to organizations and artists primarily living and working in the City of...

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to Santa Clara County, California Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Promote Parks ...

Deadline 01/12/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to Santa Clara County, California nonprofit organizations, schools and school districts, and government agencies to promote park areas and open spaces within the funding source's service area. Eligible projects involve environmental restoration and stewardship; trails, parks, and public access; e...

GrantWatch ID#: 182466

Grant to a USA Public or Private Agency for Interventions to Reduce Childhood Injuries and D...

Deadline 01/16/18

Grant to a USA public or private agency to reduce serious and fatal injuries among children, youth, and infants nationwide. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The selected agency will support collaborative improvements among Title V agencies working to address child...

GrantWatch ID#: 149958

Grant to a USA Minority-Serving IHE to Train Researchers in the Field of Disability Rehabili...

Deadline 01/16/18 LOI Date: 12/21/17

Grant to a USA minority-serving institution of higher education to provide advanced research training opportunities in the field of disability rehabilitation. Applicants must verify or finalize the required registrations at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Programs will support individuals with doctorates or other a...

GrantWatch ID#: 182602

Grants to USA Public and Private Agencies to Improve Care for Youth and Children with Specia...

Deadline 01/16/18

Grants to USA public and private agencies to enhance the health and well-being of youth and children with special health care needs and their families. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Proposals may address youth transitioning to the adult healthcare system, healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 182470

Grants to USA Public Health Schools, Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Strengthen the Publ...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to USA and territories schools of public health, nonprofits and public agencies providing public health training, faith- and community-based organizations, and tribes to strengthen the public health workforce. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to one month to complete. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182513

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for the Training of Preventive Health Physic...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants to USA nonprofit and public hospitals, accredited schools of health or medicine, and governmental health departments for preventive health residency and internship programs. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The goal of this program is to increase access to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182486

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

Deadline 01/22/18

Income tax credits starting at $20,000 to California businesses as an incentive to locate and develop their business in the state. This program is open statewide to businesses operating in any industry. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of jobs with good wages and benefits by attracting and retaining h...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343

Fellowships to USA Medical and Nursing School Faculty to Implement Educational Innovations

Deadline 02/14/18

Two-year fellowships to USA nursing and medical school faculty to develop and implement innovative educational projects at their home institutions. Scholars will also participate in career development activities and have access to national networking opportunities. Funding is designed to identify and nurture the career...

GrantWatch ID#: 182463

Grants to Bay Area, California Organizations for K-5 Literacy Programs for Disadvantaged Stu...

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to Bay Area, California organizations for K-5 literacy programming aimed at disadvantaged students in public schools. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry by December 15. Please note that proposals must be presented in a project-specific manner, beyond supporting core literacy activities. The Foundatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 139209

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Perform Shakespeare Plays in Middle and High Schools

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit or governmental theater companies to perform the works of Shakespeare for middle- and high-school audiences. The deadline to submit an intent to apply is December 15. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registration at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Each theate...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Educate New Farmers and Ranchers

Deadline 02/08/18 Conference Date: 12/19/17

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for collaborative efforts to deliver mentoring, education, and technical assistance programs to beginning ranchers and farmers. Certain applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applicants are advised...

GrantWatch ID#: 151418

Grants to Menifee, California Nonprofits and Agencies for Public Services Promoting Viable U...

Deadline 01/09/18 Conference Date: 12/19/17

Grants starting at $10,000 to Menifee, California nonprofit organizations and government agencies for a broad range of public services that promote viable urban communities. A mandatory informational workshop is scheduled for December 19. Primary emphasis is placed on projects benefitting low- and moderate-income household...

GrantWatch ID#: 177526

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18 Conference Date: 12/19/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for K-12 Environmental Education

Deadline 12/20/17

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $60,000 to California K-12 schools, IHEs, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments for environmental education in the Monterey Bay, San Francisco Bay, and Santa Barbara Channel watersheds. Programs should provide meaningful environmental education for students or r...

GrantWatch ID#: 163631

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists and Art Groups for Interactive, Community-D...

Deadline 02/15/18 LOI Date: 12/20/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International new and emerging individual artists, as well as art groups, organizations, and collectives. LOIs are due by December 20. This program funds highly interactive, community-driven works of art that prioritize community involvement in their development, exec...

GrantWatch ID#: 166931

Grants to USA Schools, Clubs, and Athletic Programs to Strengthen Youth Handball Opportuniti...

Deadline 12/20/17

Grants to USA schools, clubs, and other athletic programs to support youth handball programming. Funding will be provided for new or emerging youth handball programs and/or existing programs to assist with administration, equipment, or other start-up related costs. If an application is approved, Development grants will f...

GrantWatch ID#: 173812

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Civil Societies, NGOs, and Other Organizations to P...

Deadline 12/20/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International civil society organizations, non-governmental organizations, independent and constitutional bodies, inter-governmental bodies, associations, and organizations for projects that promote and advance democracy around the world. Support is available for projects that strengthen the voic...

GrantWatch ID#: 177422

Grants to Oceanside, California Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Promote Tolerance ...

Deadline 12/21/17

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Oceanside, California nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs that improve the quality of local community life. Funding is intended for programs that engage the community to enhance, beautify, educate, and promote tolerance in the Oceanside community and which h...

GrantWatch ID#: 177093

Grants to USA Educational and Research Institutions to Study the Environmental Risk of Genet...

Deadline 02/22/18 LOI Date: 12/21/17

Grants to USA public or private educational or research organizations for environmental assessment research addressing the introduction of genetically engineered organisms to the environment. LOIs are due December 21. Applicants are advised that the online registration may take up to two weeks to complete so it is critical...

GrantWatch ID#: 182598

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

Deadline 12/22/17

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernmental 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: -Promote and defend h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Women and Girls

Deadline 12/22/17

Grants of $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations working to positively impact the lives of women and girls. Funding will be awarded to effective programs that empower women and girls through counseling, training, support, safety, financial assistance, and education. These grants will be awarde...

GrantWatch ID#: 182665

Prize to USA, Canada, and International University Student Teams for Groundbreaking Energy I...

Deadline 12/23/17

Prize to USA, Canada, and International teams of college and university students for innovative ideas to harness energy in new ways. Eligible ideas are those that strive to transform the lives of large numbers of people and change the world. Teams must listen to existing needs, design scalable business models, and execute ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163667

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Public Programs to Enhance Humanities Touring Exhibits

Deadline 12/27/17

Grants of $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for public ancillary humanities programming in support of qualifying traveling exhibitions. Applicants are strongly encouraged to create or verify the required registrations two weeks and four weeks before the deadlines. These grants support ancillary public humanities pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 151324

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Emerging Scholars Examining Modernization in J...

Deadline 12/30/17

Fellowships providing $20,000 per year to USA, Canada, and International emerging scholars who are working on the modernization of processes in Jewish history, culture, and society. Fellows will have the opportunity to participate in two summer seminars held in the US. The seminars will be led by preeminent Jewish stud...

GrantWatch ID#: 164728

Grants to California Nonprofits Serving Disadvantaged Children in Alameda and Contra Costa C...

Deadline 04/30/18 LOI Date: 12/31/17

Grants typically ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 to California nonprofits serving disadvantaged children (ages newborn to 18 years) in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. Letters of Interest are accepted until December 31, 2017. Grant decisions are guided by the Foundation's mission to improve the lives of children in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 144278

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline 02/15/18 LOI Date: 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for activities that perpetuate the art of poetry in American culture and expand awareness of the positive effects of poetry on society. Letters of Intent must be submitted by December 31, 2017. Funds may be requested for poetry translation projects, developing a poetr...

GrantWatch ID#: 146023

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Historic Preservation, Education, and Patriotism

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for projects that address historic preservation, education, and patriotism. Applicants must gain the sponsorship of a local or state funding source chapter prior to submitting an application. Possible projects in each of these categories may include the following: Historic Pres...

GrantWatch ID#: 147350

Award to USA PreK-12 and University Science Teachers for Innovations in Education

Deadline 12/31/17

Award of $1,500 to a USA science teacher for new and creative methods that have the potential to improve science teaching at the primary, secondary and college levels. These innovations may be in the form of curricula design, teaching strategies, and effective use of laboratories and/or lesson plans. Innovations may or may...

GrantWatch ID#: 147598
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Scholarship to a USA Dance Studio Owner for Business Related Studies

Deadline 12/31/17

Scholarship of $500 to a USA dance studio owner for business studies. The funds are to be used for tuition and associated travel expenses. Approved business studies are college-level business courses, business-related conferences or conventions, and business-related seminars.

GrantWatch ID#: 158571

Scholarship to a USA Dance Educator for Professional Development Courses

Deadline 12/31/17

Scholarship of $500 to a USA dance teacher or educator for professional development courses. The funds are intended to cover tuition for continuing education in dance, and associated travel expenses. Approved professional development programs are college-level courses in dance, dance education, dance teacher or educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 158572
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Grants to USA Post-Collegiate Professional Track and Field Athletes for Financial Support

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to USA post-collegiate professional track and field athletes for financial assistance to support their careers. Please note that a majority of grants will be awarded to athletes who rank "Top 10 in the USA" in their event in either of the past two years, and/or athletes who are recent graduates who ranked "Top 5 in...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936

Grants to Shasta County, California Organizations and Individuals to Benefit Children and the...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Shasta County, California organizations and individuals for projects that benefit pregnant women, children ages 0-5 years old, their families, and providers working on behalf of young children. Funding is intended to support project costs for efforts that do not qualify, or are not qui...

GrantWatch ID#: 162410

Grants to USA IHE Faculty for Physical Geography Field Research in National or International...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA IHE faculty to cover travel and logistical expenses for physical geography field research. This opportunity may support one or more students, however, students may apply only if the faculty member is an active participant in the field work. Research sites may include international as well as n...

GrantWatch ID#: 163101

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers and Counselors to Cover Confer...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International teachers and counselors currently employed in public or private high schools to cover the costs associated with attending an educational conference. Funding may be used to cover registration, accommodations, and travel costs.

GrantWatch ID#: 164647

Grants to California Nonprofits and Individuals for Programs that Strengthen the Japanese Am...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants averaging between $1,000 to $5,000 to California nonprofits and individuals for projects that advance and benefit Japanese American communities. Eligible projects are those that promote ties between the Japanese American community and UCLA staff, faculty, and students. Funds may be used for direct project costs...

GrantWatch ID#: 165592

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to strengthen the State of Israel, its connection with the USA, and to foster an affinity between young Jewish students or professionals and the State of Israel. Applicants must contact program staff more than two weeks prior to the deadline to apply in that cycle. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits for Youth Athletic Programs, Camps, Equipment, and E...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $25,000, and grants of up to $75,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for youth athletic programs, camps, equipment, and emergency needs. Emphasis is placed on programs for disadvantaged and special needs children and youth under age 18. Organizations must benefit commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175176

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