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Tennessee Grants for Minorities:  126 Minorities Grants for Tennessee.

Grants to nonprofits, schools & government agencies providing minority funding opportunities and for those working to achieve racial equality for minorities.

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

Deadline 12/21/18

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

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

Awards to USA and Canada Middle and High Schools for Outstanding Science Lab Instruction

Deadline 02/04/19

Awards to USA and Canada middle and high schools to recognize innovative science education programs for students in grades 6-12. The purpose of this program is to support outstanding approaches in science lab instruction that utilize limited laboratory and school resources. This program also seeks to raise awareness and ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 156676

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Southern States for Literary Events Featuring Touri...

Deadline 05/01/19

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

Deadline 01/30/19

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, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Breast Cancer Out...

Deadline 12/14/18

Award of $1,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, and organizations for innovative projects to improve breast cancer education and patient care. Funding is intended to support conferences, research, community outreach, and educational projects in the United States or abro...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs for Children

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance children's health through running and fitness. The purpose of funding is to prevent and reduce childhood obesity and improve the lives of children. The Foundation is committed to reversing the trend of obesity by offering children the opportunity to e...

GrantWatch ID#: 172484

Grants to USA Organizations and Artists for Arts and Culture Projects that Promote Diversity

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA organizations and artists for projects that promote the arts and inform the public about minorities and respecting diversity. Priority is given to finite projects that have a definite end, as opposed to long-term sustainable projects. Eligible projects are those that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177519

Grants to USA and Canada High School Math Programs and Summer Courses for Talented Students

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA and Canada high school math programs for summer math courses that encourage the development of math talent in a broad pool of mathematically gifted students. Eligible math programs are encouraged to make an extra effort to attract members of underrepresented groups. Although...

GrantWatch ID#: 177573

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 12/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers for Teaching Supplies in Rural...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers to serve students from diverse populations and rural areas. Funding is intended to support expenses for field trips, materials, supplies, and other instructional resources used to assist with course delivery. NSHSS provides grants to educators who ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184565

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Young Adults in Need

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that improve the quality of life of those in need. Funding is intended to support innovative programs that provide a second chance to children and young adults (from birth through age 24) during times of hardship. Foundation's Vision: - To create support...

GrantWatch ID#: 178254

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Minority Urban Science Teachers for Professional Development O...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards of $1,800 to USA and territories, and Canada K-12 minority science educators in urban areas to participate in a professional development learning opportunity. Funding is intended to increase the talent pool for diverse science teachers in order to be more prepared for future workforce challenges. This award prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 182392

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance Services for Victims of Domestic Violence a...

Deadline 01/08/19 LOI Date: 12/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, courts, legal services, and victim service providers to enhance services available to those affected by domestic violence and gender-based assault. Required registrations must be completed before applying. About the OVW Justice for Families Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178273
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Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19 Conference Date: 12/18/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Develop and Implement Value-Based Health C...

Deadline 02/22/19 Conference Date: 12/19/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, tribal organizations, public organizations, and faith-based organizations to develop and implement value-based health care initiatives in rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 184839

Fellowships to USA Postdoctoral Trainees for Mentor-Guided Research Related to Epilepsy

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/20/18

Fellowships of up to $50,000 to USA qualified postdoctoral fellows conducting research in the field of epilepsy. Prior to submitting a full grant application, an LOI must be submitted. Funding is intended to support postdoctoral trainees conducting basic, translational, or clinical research into the causes, treatment, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184916

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Provide Dental Care to Childr...

Deadline 12/21/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and dental societies that offer dental health care to underserved children. Funding will support community-based efforts to serve children whose families are unable to afford dental care. Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children:...

GrantWatch ID#: 176925

Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 12/21/18

Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The fellow will work part-time at the Funding Source’s Washington, DC office and participate in the Philanthropy and Social Innovation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits to Promote Social Justice

Deadline 12/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA and territories, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit community-centric organizations to promote social justice. The following funding priorities have been identified by the Funding Source: building movements toward social change, organizing to shift power, creating new structures, and d...

GrantWatch ID#: 176939
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Recycling Receptac...

Deadline 12/30/18

In-kind grants of recycling receptacles in public spaces to USA nonprofits, government agencies, religious organizations, K-12 schools, IHEs and tribal governments. The grant program was designed to support local community environmental initiatives by supplying recipients with recycling bins for beverage containers. Wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 176168
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Change Initiatives that Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for social change initiatives to benefit Jewish women and girls. Funding is intended for programs that address issues in the following impact areas: leadership and education, economic empowerment, and legal advocacy/social justice. Organizations may request specific program support...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953

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, Canada, and International Organizations for Research Projects on Public Heal...

Deadline 03/01/19 LOI Date: 01/01/19

Grants averaging $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and academic insitutions for projects that contribute to research on improving public health, facilitating food distribution, and preserving natural resources. Funding is specifically intended to be used to support lower-income countries in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178057

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 01/01/19

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Adults and Children with Disabilities to Endorse the Use of...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit health and human services organizations serving adults and children with disabilities to promote the use of person-first language. Proposals must describe how the applicant organization is unique and how its adoption of person-first language will make a positive impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Housing, Infrastructure, and Economic...

Deadline 01/07/19

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decent housing, and suitable living environments. Grants are aw...

GrantWatch ID#: 171996

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Law Firms, and Attorneys to Promote Human Rights and Economic Just...

Deadline 02/05/19 LOI Date: 01/08/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA small law firms, private attorneys, and nonprofits providing legal services to strengthen justice in the areas of poverty law, environmental justice, and civil and human rights. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Areas of focus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

Grants to Middle Tennessee Nonprofits for Education, Youth, and Conservation Projects

Deadline 01/15/19 Conference Date: 01/08/19

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

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 Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants to USA researchers at nonprofit institutions for investigations into practices and policies that improve the lives of American children and youth ages 5 - 25. Funding is intended to support research that generates change by contributing to a body of knowledge that can improve the lives of young people and reduce ine...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research on Improving Outcomes and Reducing Inequality Among Am...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research to benefit youth through reducing inequality. Funding is intended for evidence-based projects that use research in order to reduce inequality among USA youth, thereby improving their lives and helping all youth to succeed. Focus Areas: The Foundation’s mission is t...

GrantWatch ID#: 184793
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/19 Conference Date: 01/09/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: hunger relief, shelter and housing, self-sufficiency, arts and culture, disaster reli...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 01/16/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives that are national in scope. Applications are invited for projects meeting the following priority areas: - Foster Jewish arts, cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744
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Grants to USA and Canada Minority Postdoctoral Fellows for Professional Development in Medic...

Deadline 01/16/19

Grants of $60,000 to USA and Canada minority postdoctoral fellows involved in biomedical and medical research for professional development and enrichment activities. The primary goal of the grant program is to support the postdoctoral training and experience of underrepresented minority junior scientists. Funds will be...

GrantWatch ID#: 182682
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In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and Mexico Regional Authorities and Agencies for Smart Techno...

Deadline 01/18/19

In-kind support and resources to USA, Canada, and Mexico government agencies and regional authorities to participate in a large-scale smart technology program to improve urban areas. Funding is intended to give cities the technological resources and support services needed to create sustainable communities that will benefi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177843

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

Grants to USA Nonprofit Child Advocacy Organizations to Develop Regional Centers to Address ...

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit children's advocacy agencies and organizations to develop regional advocacy centers to assist communities in addressing child abuse and neglect. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Overview The OJJDP FY 2019 Victims of Chil...

GrantWatch ID#: 167841
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Grants to Tennessee Organizations for Arts Projects in Rural and Urban Counties

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants to Tennessee organizations for arts projects and activities in both rural and urban counties. Funding is intended to support programs and events in a broad range of art forms including music, dance, theater, visual arts, media, craft, design, folk and ethnic, and literary arts. Rural Counties (Submit RAPS applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 177551

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits for Arts Activities Serving Underserved Populations

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations for arts programs serving disadvantaged populations throughout the State. Funding is intended to support projects and activities that are made accessible to military personnel, people with disabilities, senior citizens, and minority ethnic groups. Programming may...

GrantWatch ID#: 177552

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for Arts Programming Servin...

Deadline 01/22/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations, government agencies, PreK-12 schools, and libraries for summer camp or after-school arts programs serving at-risk children and youth. First-time applicants must contact staff to confirm eligibility prior to applying. Funding is intended to support han...

GrantWatch ID#: 178233
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Grants to USA State, Territory, and Tribal Governments to Improve Natural Hazard Mitigation

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA state, territory, and tribal governments to implement natural hazard mitigation strategies. Applicants are advised to complete the required registrations at least four weeks prior to the deadline. The purpose of this program is to reduce the overall risk to individuals and property from natural hazards, while...

GrantWatch ID#: 137194
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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 Individual Fellows for Mentored Epilepsy Research Projects

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of $15,000 to USA individuals to support epilepsy research projects taking place during their fellowship training. The purpose of this program is to facilitate mentored research projects and training experience for the recipients. Applicants must be either accepted into an epilepsy fellowship program or be enrolled ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184892
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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, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409
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Grants to USA IHEs to Provide Scholarships for Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Cybers...

Deadline 02/04/19

Grants to USA institutes of higher education to develop or continue cybersecurity scholarship programs for bachelor's and master's students. Funding is intended to develop the cybersecurity workforce in order to strengthen security for local, state, and government agencies. Scholarship recipients will commit to working fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174418
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects to Combat Economic In...

Deadline 02/04/19

Fellowships starting at $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that explore how to fight economic inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry before applying. Fellows are expected to work on a related topic of their choice and to produce work in a medium of their choosing, such as boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178081