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Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Fellowships to USA Individuals for the Development of Technological Innovations that Promote...

Deadline 09/28/18

Fellowships of $30,000 to USA early-career, technologically savvy innovators to develop ideas that will advance social change. The Fellowship is intended to support projects that advance causes in progressive politics and social justice, as well as transformative media and technology initiatives. Special interest is sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 162765

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible States to Transport Fresh Food to Underserv...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government agencies in eligible states to help defray the costs of equipment, transportation, and other operational costs in distributing fresh food to underserved and vulnerable populations. Organizations must be located in states served by CSX rail (Alabama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175502

Grants to USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 09/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, r...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Fund Educational Field Trips for Students in K-12 Sch...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $700 to USA teachers, educators, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of K-12 public, private, and charter schools for community service or civic projects, visits to art, science and cultural museums, career enrichment opportunities, and other events or activities away from the school facility. Educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 172758

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children an...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for programs and services in multiple states and provinces that will benefit children, youth, and local communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that will empower young people and have a significant and measurable impact on residents. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 174062

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Education and Therapy Programs for Students and Underserv...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for music education and music therapy programs. Funding is intended to support educational programming, music projects, therapy, and the purchase of equipment and instruments for schools, camps, hospitals, nursing homes, and other centers. Preference is g...

GrantWatch ID#: 175928

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Treatment and Support Programs for Mental Illness and Substance ...

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants generally starting at $12,000 to USA nonprofits to develop and expand programs that support people affected by mental illness and substance use disorders. Funding may be used to enhance and improve resources and support and/or to involve the patient's perspective in care delivery and drug development. The ALKERM...

GrantWatch ID#: 184341

Grants to USA Nonprofit, State, and Local Museums for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 12/14/18 Conference Date: 10/03/18

Grants starting from $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit or municipality-affiliated museums for projects that increase their capacity to serve the public. Funding is intended for ongoing or new museum activities within three funding categories that promote museums as a center of learning, as strong community anchors, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 148060

Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Educational Edible Garden Projects

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 10/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA and territories and Canada K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations to support new or existing educational gardens. Requests must be for an edible garden that incorporates growing vegetables, fruits, grains, or herbs. Priority will be given to projects that benefit schools in communities with limite...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Projects Related to Education

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of education projects operating inside or outside the USA with a particular interest in supporting underserved populations and the creative use of technology. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible before the deadline. Typically, grants are awarded to new or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156301
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Awards to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Recognize Work with Alzheimer's and Dementia...

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of $20,000 to recognize USA nonprofits, agencies, and IHEs for projects or programs completed in 2017 and/or 2018 that benefited people with Alzheimer's, related dementias, and/or their family or informal caregivers. Awards are given in three distinct categories, including creativity, diversity, and public policy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160329
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/13/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 10/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329

Grants to Texas, Tennessee, and North Carolina Nonprofits to Benefit the Elderly, People with...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Texas, Tennessee, and North Carolina nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for the residents living within a twenty five mile radius of Salisbury, Nashville, and Colleyville. LOIs are required for first-time applicants. The funding source's mission is to enhance the quality of life for indivi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174287
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Domestic Violence Shelters to Offer On-Site Pet Housing

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide emergency shelter to domestic violence victims to offer pet housing to beneficiaries. This grant seeks to fill critical funding gaps to enable domestic violence shelters to provide co-sheltering options for survivors and their pets. Grants may be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182244
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Grants to USA Domestic Violence Shelters to Arrange Housing for the Pets of Shelter Benefici...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit domestic violence shelters to collaborate with local animal welfare organizations to offer off-site housing for pets of shelter beneficiaries. Partner organizations could include rescue sanctuaries or animal shelters. Funding will be used to build housing at the animal shelter facil...

GrantWatch ID#: 183121

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs in Physician Wellness and Patient H...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs that focus on patient safety and healthcare, and physician wellness. Successful applications are those that show alignment with the focus areas and mission of the funding source. In addition, applications should exhibit defined goals an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184194

Grants to Loudon County, Tennessee Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions to Imp...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Loudon County, Tennessee nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions to improve and advance the quality of life for local residents. Preference may be given to proposals for improvement projects and community enhancements.

GrantWatch ID#: 184371
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Projects to Improve Health Equity through Te...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and public agencies for projects that explore the relationship between technology and health equity. Funding is intended for projects that explore the connection between technology and public health, how to use technology to improve health and health equity throughout the United States, and how to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184338

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/22/18

In-Kind Grants of $200 in the form of gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots &...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Strengthen Local Communities i...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and in-kind grants valued at up to $250 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs that address local community needs where the Funding Source operates. Funding is intended for organizations that are working to address local issues, commit to fostering community development, and a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175961
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups for Programs to Provide Organic Food to People who are Fo...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and grassroots groups for programs that provide healthy, organic food and nutrition education to people who are food insecure. Funding priorities include the use of organic food and distribution of organic meals, promotion of access to organic food, provision of nutrition counseling, and food prepa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156970

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340
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Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits for Health, Arts, Human Services, and Education Programs in t...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations for operating and capital support, programs, or projects that benefit the Nashville area. Funding is intended for the focus areas of health, human services, education, civic activities, and the arts. Priority consideration is also given to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180475

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Re...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, arts, and culture. The Foundation makes both program and operating grants and...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Reproductive Health Education Programs for Disadvantaged Young ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to empower young women by providing healthy reproductive education. Emphasis is placed on programs serving women who lack access to unbiased information regarding reproductive health and their options in life. The Anna Lalor Burdick (ALB) Program supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups Supporting Public Lands for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/05/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit friends groups and community-based organizations affiliated with public lands for capacity building activities. The purpose of this program is to strengthen organizations that support the stewardship and conservation of public lands sites. Successful proposals will: -Demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180753
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Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Arts, Educ...

Deadline 11/13/18

Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi nonprofit organizations and academic institutions to benefit communities in Memphis and the Mid-South region. Program areas include health and human services, education and lifelong learning, ethics and social justice, the arts, and cultural enrichment. The Foundation funds or...

GrantWatch ID#: 180366
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Matching Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Projects that Foster Opportunities for Jewis...

Deadline 11/16/18

Matching grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and projects that strengthen women's empowerment in the Jewish community. Priority areas include encouraging girls to choose STEM education and careers and preventing gender-based discrimination and harassment in Jewish community workplaces and communal space...

GrantWatch ID#: 183983
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Grants to Tennessee Artists, Businesses, and Organizations for Arts Projects that Build Comm...

Deadline 11/20/18

Grants of up to $3,000, grants of up to $5,000, and grants of up to $9,500 to Tennessee individual artists, businesses, and organizations for arts projects that cultivate, strengthen, and build communities in Nashville and Davidson County. Applicants must receive coaching prior to applying. Funding Categories Commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 183958

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

Deadline 11/30/18

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
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Grants to USA and Canada Libraries for Programs for People with Autism of All Ages and their ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada libraries for services, projects, and programs that benefit people with autism of all ages or their families. Funding is intended for the purchase program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay for staff coverage. Applicants may propose to initiate a new, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165935

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and IHEs to Improve the Lives of Girls and Women

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants starting at $2,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, individuals, funding source affiliates, and universities to address issues facing girls and women. Funding may also be used for educational programming that informs the public about these issues. AAUW encourages proposals for projects that - Use innovative ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175529

Grants to Memphis, Tennessee Nonprofits for Education, Arts, and Civic Enrichment

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to Memphis, Tennessee nonprofit organizations to strengthen local communities. Funding is intended for high-impact programs in the areas of K-12 education, arts and culture, civic engagement, and improving the quality of life in local communities. Applications will be accepted under the following program areas: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178244
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Universities to Facilitate Exchange Between the USA and Japan

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for projects that promote partnerships and foster dialogue between the USA and Japan. Funding is intended for projects that explore policy-oriented issues. Emphasis is placed on projects that yield tangible outcomes, as well as effective disse...

GrantWatch ID#: 163371

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Southern States to Host Traditional Arts ...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofits, educational organizations, and government agencies to host artists and scholars specializing in traditional art forms. Funds may be used only for artist honorarium a...

GrantWatch ID#: 166032
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Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits to Address a Broad Range of Community Needs in Shelby County

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to Tennessee nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that address the broad range of needs of those living in Memphis and Shelby County. Funding will be provided for a variety of programs across many different sectors. Examples of some of the types of grants recently approved include: - College attainm...

GrantWatch ID#: 178621

Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/15/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA active police officer working to promote community kinship and police canine safety awareness in their local neighborhoods. Nominees should work to positively change the lives of canines in the community, promote nonviolent resolutions to community animal complaints, and work to reunite lost dogs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171
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Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits, Agencies, and Organizations to Promote Firearms Use, Safety,...

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $6,000 to Tennessee nonprofits, government agencies, and organizations for projects that promote and encourage shooting range activities, hunting safety, and responsible firearms use. Grants are generally provided in the form of supplies or equipment related to firearms programs and shooting r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177243
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/18

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