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California Grants: 

State grants, state government funding and/or fee for service contracts may be available to support or supplement your organization's education, social welfare, science and other proposed program.

Number of Grants: 25

Grants to California Consortia of IHEs, LEAs, Organizations, and Agencies to Improve the Ear...

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to California consortia of IHEs, LEAs, and other agencies and organizations for activities to improve the quality of the early childhood education workforce. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for projects to increase the number of qualified ELC professi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188499

Grants to California Cities and Counties for Recycling Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California local units of government for recycling programs. Grant funds may be used to defray the costs of materials and equipment purchases, personnel wages, educational materials and activities, and operating expenses. The purpose of this grant program is to provide opportunities for local government and recy...

GrantWatch ID#: 187966

Grants to USA Historians, Students, Researchers, and Writers for Research Related to Iowa St...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA historians, graduate students, and independent researchers and writers for original research and interpretative writing on a topic related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Preference will be given to proposals about neglected topics or new approaches to previously explored topics.

GrantWatch ID#: 182956

Grants to USA Agencies to Improve Justice for Victims of Gender-Based Assault

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants to USA government agencies, tribal governments, prosecutor's offices, and law enforcement agencies to improve judicial outcomes for victims of gender-based assault. Funding is intended to improve the capacity of state and local jurisdictions to respond to violent crime. The purpose of funding is to enhance the funct...

GrantWatch ID#: 153228

Grants to California Agencies, Nonprofits, and Utility Companies for Watershed and Ecosystem...

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants to California public agencies, nonprofit organizations, Tribes, and public utilities and water companies for the conservation and improvement of areas located along the State's coastline. Priority will be given to projects that focus on restoring water and fish habitats. Projects must be located in a coastal waters...

GrantWatch ID#: 169475

Grants to California Agencies for Water Safety Equipment

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to California local government agencies to promote boating safety and support water-based law enforcement activities. Funding is intended to support only local safety programs and for the administration of local laws. Applications are invited from agencies with a need for boating safety and law enforcement equipmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 150443

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies and Tribal Governments to Support Arts and Cultura...

Deadline 05/01/20 LOI Date: 04/14/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, arts-based government agencies, and tribal governments to support progressive arts and culture activities that respond to social challenges. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended to address urgent community needs in the health and tech...

GrantWatch ID#: 188238

Grants to California Local Government Units in Eligible Regions to Address Homelessness

Deadline 05/28/20

Grants to California local governments, including cities and counties, in eligible regions to address homelessness. Funding is intended to be redistributed to local service providers. Service providers should be engaged in the following eligible activities to benefit the homeless populations: prevention, engagement, rapid ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185927

Grants to California Nonprofits, Faith-Based Organizations, and Agencies to Address Homeless...

Deadline 05/28/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, faith-based organizations, and local government units in eligible regions for services to families and individuals experiencing homelessness. Funding is intended for the following eligible activities to benefit the homeless populations: prevention, engagement, rapid re-housing,...

GrantWatch ID#: 185928

Grants to California Government Agencies for Projects to Improve Public Health and Safety

Deadline 06/24/20

Grants to California local and state governments and other public entities for projects that promote public health and safety and protect the environment. Funding is intended to provide agencies with financial assistance in carrying out projects to clean local sites from unwanted waste products.

GrantWatch ID#: 175628

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Benefit Local Coastal Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes in eligible regions for projects benefitting local coasts. Applicants must contact staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support a wide range of projects that improve the availability of California's beaches, parks, and trails to the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 188435

Grants to California Local and State Agencies for Clean-Up Projects to Promote Public Health

Deadline 06/24/20

Grants to California local and state governments and other public entities for projects that protect the environment and promote the health and safety of citizens. Funding is intended to support agencies in their efforts to clean waste from properties throughout their jurisdiction. The purpose of the grant is to clean up s...

GrantWatch ID#: 175630

Grants and Loans to California Housing Developers and Owners to Provide Housing for the Home...

Deadline 06/25/20

Grants and loans to California public, nonprofit, or for-profit housing developers and owners to provide stable housing and supportive services to residents who qualify for the state healthcare program. Funding will be provided in the form of grants for project-based operating assistance or capital loans for acquisition an...

GrantWatch ID#: 186042

Grants to California Agencies for Land Preservation Efforts

Deadline 08/28/20 LOI Date: 07/01/20

Grants to California local units of government for preservation initiatives. Applicants are required to submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support the development and implementation of plans to protect agricultural lands that are at risk of conversion to non-agricul...

GrantWatch ID#: 152895

Grants to California Agencies, Nonprofits, and Tribes for Land Preservation Efforts

Deadline 08/28/20 LOI Date: 04/30/20

Grants to California government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and tribes for preservation initiatives. Applicants are required to submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support land acquisition in order to protect important agricultural lands under threat of conver...

GrantWatch ID#: 152896

Contracts for Services to USA Consultants, Companies, and Institutions to Benefit Municipalit...

Deadline 04/17/20

Contracts for services to USA consultants, companies, and institutions to benefit municipalities. Contracts are intended to provide financial management, municipal operations, policy development, and project management services to municipalities. Contracts will benefit municipalities in Connecticut.

GrantWatch ID#: 183991

Grants to California Public Agencies for Programs to Reduce Marine Refuse

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to California local public agencies for programs to reduce marine refuse. Funding may be used for abandoned vessel clean up projects or to expedite the process for removing unwanted vessels. Funding is intended to prevent, remove, and decrease hazards in local waterways.

GrantWatch ID#: 150442

Grants to California Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Children's Meal Services in Low-Incom...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations, colleges, universities, summer camps, and government agencies to provide meals to low-income children attending summer programs. Applicants must complete a screening questionnaire and a pre-approval visit before completing a full application. Meals will typically be served at c...

GrantWatch ID#: 180074

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance and Restore Wildlife Habitat in Eligible Ar...

Deadline 05/11/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities to enhance or restore wetlands, forests, prairies, and habitats for game, fish, and wildlife in Minnesota. Funding is intended to support projects on public lands or waters or lands protected by a permanent conservation easement.

GrantWatch ID#: 184191

Grants to California Rural Fire Departments for Equipment, Training, and Capacity Building

Deadline 05/21/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to California fire departments serving rural communities to improve firefighting and prevention capacity. Funding is intended to support the purchase of safety and communications equipment, as well as training programs and courses in structural fire and wildfire techniques.

GrantWatch ID#: 157339

Grants to California Governmental and Private Marinas to Install or Maintain Pumpout Systems

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California government agencies and private businesses operating boating marinas to defray the costs of installing a new pumpout system or maintaining and existing pumpout systems. Funding may be used for costs associated with eligible purchases, installations, and repairs. In 1992, Congress passed the Clean V...

GrantWatch ID#: 176098

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to California Child and Adult Care Centers to Provide Participants With Healthy Meals ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California licensed adult day care centers, child care centers, and after-school programs to supply nutritious meals and snacks. The purpose of the program is to provide access to quality meals that meet the nutritional needs and improve the health and well-being of day care center participants. Adult Day Care...

GrantWatch ID#: 134908

Grants to California Government Agencies and Businesses for Pumpout Stations in Boating Faci...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California government agencies and private businesses that operate boating facilities for the installation and operation of pumpout and dump stations. Consideration will only be given to facilities that are available for public use. This program funds the construction, operation, renovation, and maintenance of pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175841

Discounts on Telecommunications Services to California Nonprofits, Health Facilities, Educati...

Deadline Ongoing

Discounts of 50% on pre-selected telecommunications services to California nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, health facilities, libraries, and colleges. The purpose of the program is to offer reduced prices for internet and broadband services that will increase accessibility of advanced communications in l...

GrantWatch ID#: 184926