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Grants to Tennessee and Mississippi Nonprofits for Community Arts Activities

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants to Shelby County, Tennessee and DeSoto and Tate Counties, Mississippi nonprofit arts organizations for activities that will enrich the local cultural environment. Funding is intended for operating support and project support to strengthen arts and culture, environment, health and human services, education and leader...

GrantWatch ID#: 176538

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19 LOI Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Mentor Native American Youth in Entrepreneurial Projects

Deadline 12/15/18 Conference Date: 11/14/18

Grants of $10,000 to teams of USA nonprofits and Native American youth for entrepreneurial projects that will benefit the local Native American community. Sponsoring nonprofits will mentor one Native American youth through the process of completing the project. Running Strong provides ten $10,000 grants each year to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 166155

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19 Conference Date: 11/14/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

Award to Recognize a USA Physician for His or Her Contributions to Rural Healthcare

Deadline 11/15/18

Award to an exceptional USA physician in recognition of his or her contribution to rural healthcare. This award will be presented to an outstanding physician who has demonstrated his or her commitment and devotion to caring for the health of local rural community members. The award is presented each year to a physician wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 176095

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Cultural Diversity Education Initiatives

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs that foster cultural understanding and awareness in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support educational programs that foster greater respect and understanding among the groups of people living in eligible communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 130575

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs to Empower North American J...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs to empower women in the Jewish communities of North America. Funding may be used to support projects or to provide general operating support for organizations that have a mission of empowering Jewish women. The main goals of the Matching Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 159799

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs in Eligible States for Environment, Safety, and Community B...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofits and educational institutions in eligible states for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Organizations within the following states are eligible to apply for funding: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryla...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329

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

Grants for USA, Canada, and International Research and Conservation Projects Related to Sea ...

Deadline 11/18/18

Grants of up to $1,000 for USA, Canada, and International sea turtle conservation and research programs across the globe. Funding is intended to support scientific research and assessment, education, information-sharing networks, capacity building, and public outreach and behavior change. In 2018, SWOT will award grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 146770

Grants to USA and Russia Professionals for Collaboration on Social Challenges

Deadline 11/18/18

Grants of up to $1,200 to USA and Russia professionals for socially oriented exchange projects that have a social benefit in both countries. Funding is intended for professionals to travel to the counterpart country for three weeks to be exposed to new networks, methods, and skills which they will bring home and introduce ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184417

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
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Grants to Buffalo, New York Arts Companies and Collaborating Artists for Residencies in Any ...

Deadline 11/25/18

Grants to Buffalo, New York arts companies and collaborating individual artists from outside the Buffalo area for residencies in any discipline. Applications are welcome on behalf of both emerging and established artists. All forms of creative art are eligible under this program, including music, plastic arts, film, drama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 166141

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

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 USA Nonprofits for Health, Youth, Education, Culture, and Faith-Based Activites

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and certain faith-based organizations for a broad range of charitable activities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of community programs; support for hospitals; rehabilitation and welfare; education, literature, and science; youth activities; and civic, cultural, and religion.

GrantWatch ID#: 176355

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Southern States to Host Performing Arts Events

Deadline 03/04/19 Conference Date: 12/04/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 or $7,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit and governmental arts presenting organizations to host performing artists for public events. Touring support is available for performances in opera, music, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 166033
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Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Southern States for Literary Events Featuring Touri...

Deadline 05/01/19 Conference Date: 12/04/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Funding will support literary projects that contain a public reading as well as an e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

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 USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits to Construct or Rehabilitate Housing for Veterans

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations to construct or rehabilitate transitional facilities and permanent supportive housing for military veterans. While consideration will be given to rural areas, higher priority will be placed on projects in large metropolitan areas with a dense veteran population. Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 178553
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Grants to Middle Tennessee Nonprofits for Education, Youth, and Conservation Projects

Deadline 01/15/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants to Middle Tennessee nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for projects and programs that focus on the areas of education, low-income youth, and wildlife habitat preservation, with an emphasis on habitats that are important for hunting and fishing. Further details and definitions for each of these three focus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176086
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Grants and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 01/31/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742

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
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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

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
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Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Support Jewish People in Need Outs...

Deadline 01/03/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to support Jewish people and communities in need outside of the United States. Funding is specifically intended to support Jewish people in need and to promote charitable initiatives in Israel. Grant activities should fall into the categories of: - Jewish Identit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177581

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Radio Docu...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of documentary television, radio, and film programs involving the humanities. Funding is intended to support media projects grounded in humanities scholarship...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 01/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/15/19

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Hire Graphic Designers to Promote The...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to hire graphic designers to help promote their mission. Graphic designers will submit a video entry on behalf of a nonprofit they believe in. Videos will be judged on the design’s creativity, feasibility, and idea impact. The Design for Good ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178558
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Opportunity for USA Musical Ensembles to Participate in an International Tour

Deadline 01/20/19

Opportunity for USA musical ensembles to participate in a 20-day international tour. Selected ensembles will have the opportunity to present their work to international audiences during public concerts, demonstrations, lectures, workshops, media interviews, jam sessions, and interactive performances with local musicians. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177382
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 01/28/19

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

Deadline 01/30/19

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 Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Improvements to Local Football F...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in multiple states to enhance the safety, accessibility, and quality of local football fields within the funding source’s market areas. Consideration will be given to projects serving low and moderate-income neighborhoods. The fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171731
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children and Youth

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs that benefit children and youth under the age of 20. Funding is intended to support programming as well as expenses for tangible items, special purchases, and supply items. The Foundation also accepts general operating requ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177478

Grants to Redstone Arsenal Area, Alabama Nonprofits to Benefit Active and Retired Military Me...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to Redstone Arsenal area, Alabama organizations for projects and events that directly benefit Department of Defense civilians, military veterans, active duty members, their families, and their communities. Funding is intended for projects that meet practical, tangible needs; impact multiple people; and reflect innov...

GrantWatch ID#: 178614

In-Kind Services, Fundraising Opportunities, and Cash Prizes to USA, Canada, and Internationa...

Deadline 02/01/19

In-kind services, fundraising opportunities, and cash prizes of up to $3,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to increase fundraising capacity. This opportunity provides eligible nonprofits with a training curriculum that will teach them how to maximize their online fundraising potential. Nonpr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175350
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

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
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Grants to USA Cooperatives to Support Community Projects and Develop Agricultural Leaders

Deadline 02/01/19

Matching grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA cooperatives to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4-H and FFA programs and grain engulfment and fire ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theaters and Individual Theater Artists to Promote Equality and Dive...

Deadline 02/05/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit theaters, collaboratives, and individual theater artists for children's theater initiatives that promote racial equity, inclusion, and diversity. Funding is intended to support groundbreaking projects that develop new concepts, engage underserved communities, and have a meaningful im...

GrantWatch ID#: 177889

Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Arts, Educ...

Deadline 02/11/19

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