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Tennessee Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students:  32 Awards Grants for Tennessee.


Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
Awards for outstanding individuals' impact on the community and the people they serve.

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Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize Volunteer Work that Benefits Children

Deadline 03/22/19

Awards to honor USA individuals for charitable work or volunteerism in organizations benefiting children. Recipients must be avid auto racing fans who have volunteered with a children's charity for at least five years. Finalists will receive a donation to their charity. Applicants will be judged on the following criter...

GrantWatch ID#: 155391

Opportunity for USA Businesses to Pitch Commercial Problem-Solving Ideas to a Business Network

Deadline 03/25/19

Opportunity for USA startups to pitch visionary ideas related to global commerce to a vast network of business people. Participants in the challenge will respond to one or more questions that global businesses must address in today's digital age. Focus areas include: digital issuance, digital payments, and providing added ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159127

Prizes to USA PreK-12 Schools for Creative Repurposing of Milk and Juice Cartons in School G...

Deadline 03/25/19

Prizes to USA PreK-12 schools for imaginative use of repurposed juice and milk cartons in creating or enhancing a school garden. The contest is intended to encourage educators to teach their students by means of hands-on activities about recycling, sustainability, and environmental stewardship. The 2018-2019 Carton 2 Ga...

GrantWatch ID#: 178027

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Extraordinary Work in Defending Huma...

Deadline 03/26/19

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual for outstanding work in defending human rights. The purpose of the program is to support and protect advocates of human rights who are at risk due to their efforts. Nominees should demonstrate commitment and integrity in defending the human rights enshrined in internation...

GrantWatch ID#: 175027

Award to a USA or Canada Neurologist for Excellence in Teaching Neurology to Medical Students

Deadline 03/29/19

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada individual to honor outstanding achievements in teaching neurology to medical students. This award is intended to reward and recognize contributions by gifted teachers of neurology. Nominees may come from the entire field of clinical neurology or neuroscience. The committee will be loo...

GrantWatch ID#: 170901

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students on this subject. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their name to the school library, an invitation to parti...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Exceptional Dedication to Improving...

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize extraordinary efforts to improve the lives of vulnerable children. Recipients must have an NGO, nonprofit, or charity organization devoted to the cause of providing exceptional services to children. Candidates may submit a nomination ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178778

Awards to USA Individuals Ages 50 and Over for Creating Positive Social Impact

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $5,000 and $60,000 to USA and territories individuals ages 50 and older to recognize recent efforts to make a positive social impact. Strong consideration will be given to candidates working to address areas that are of particular concern to the Funding Source, specifically: intergenerational work; rethinking th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Healthcare Professionals and Educators for Contribut...

Deadline 04/01/19

Awards of $10,000 to recognize USA, Canada, and International healthcare professionals and educators who have made significant contributions to the fields of patient care or health education through the development or implementation of new technologies. Special consideration will be given to applications demonstrating impa...

GrantWatch ID#: 173710

Awards to USA 7-12 Teachers for Excellence in STEM and Computer Education

Deadline 04/01/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA and territories teachers for outstanding STEM and computer science instruction in grades 7-12. This award is intended to honor teachers who have developed and implemented high-quality programming that enhances student learning, is informed by content knowledge, is appropriate for the students they ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180026
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Fellowship to a USA Medical School Assistant Professor to Address Inequality in Healthcare or...

Deadline 04/05/19

Fellowship award of $25,000 to a USA assistant professor at an accredited medical school for a project addressing racial or ethnic inequality in healthcare or medical education. The fellowship recipient will be someone who displays a commitment to pursuing a career in academic medicine. In addition, this award recognizes a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159930
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Awards to USA Financial Advisors to Recognize Positive Charitable Impacts on their Communit...

Deadline 04/05/19

Awards of $10,000, $40,000 and $50,000 to recognize USA financial advisors that are making positive charitable impacts on their communities. Nominations are invited on behalf of financial advisors who have shown significant dedication, contribution, leadership, inspiration, and impact on a nonprofit and the community that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180222

Awards to USA Teachers of First through Fourth Grades for Classroom Lessons that Incorporate...

Deadline 04/12/19

One award valued at $3,000 and awards valued at $750 to USA teachers of first through fourth grades for incorporating a children's book series into the classroom curriculum. The winning entries will be judged on how well the children's book series was used to teach subjects such as history, math, and science. One grand...

GrantWatch ID#: 177747
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Grants to USA MDs and PhDs for Research Related to the Development of Drugs to Cure, Treat, a...

Deadline 07/19/19 LOI Date: 04/12/19

Grants to USA scientists with MD and PhD degrees for research into the development of drugs to cure, treat, and prevent Alzheimer's disease. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended to provide drug development support and to help bridge the gap between basic d...

GrantWatch ID#: 182103

Award to a USA Media Exhibit, Program, or Written Work for Raising Awareness of the History ...

Deadline 04/15/19

Award of $1,000 to a USA media exhibit, written work, or public program for an outstanding project that has enhanced public appreciation of North American West history. The prize is awarded to projects that contribute to a broader public reflection and appreciation of the past or serve as a model of professional public his...

GrantWatch ID#: 160702
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Awards to USA Individuals and Organizations for Efforts to Improve the Lives of the Blind

Deadline 04/15/19

Awards to USA individuals and organizations to recognize outstanding efforts to improve the lives of blind people. Previous winners have been recognized for changing negative perceptions of blindness, and breaking down barriers that face people who are blind. Each year, if feasible, awards are given to applicants in the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180524
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global and Bus...

Deadline 04/24/19

Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International groups of two to three students ages 13-24 to come up with innovative solutions to business challenges and global issues, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and write a one-minute commercial storyboard and script describing their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282
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Awards to Nashville, Tennessee Women to Recognize Their Impact on the Music and Entertainmen...

Deadline 04/28/19

Awards to Nashville, Tennessee women to recognize a significant impact on the music and entertainment industry in the 10-County area. Awards are available for experienced and newer professionals. Nominees must perform a significant portion of their work in the 10-county Nashville area that includes Cheatham, Davidson, Dick...

GrantWatch ID#: 185589
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Award to a USA Nonprofit for Excellence in Innovation and Effective Programming

Deadline 04/30/19

Award to a USA nonprofit organization that demonstrates excellence in innovation. The award is intended to honor organizations that utilize innovative practices to improve their performance. In addition to the award, 50 semifinalists will be given the opportunity to attend mini-courses full of practical tools and insights ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171667
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Teens and Young Adults for Environmental Advocacy

Deadline 05/01/19

Awards of $3,000 to USA and territories, Canada, Mexico, and Caribbean Islands youth (ages 13 to 22) to recognize exceptional environmental leadership and advocacy. Applicants are judged based on the significance of their projects, as well as their leadership role in its creation and implementation. In addition to the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 155875
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Awards to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee Organizations, Companies, and Individuals for...

Deadline 05/10/19

Awards to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee organizations, companies, and individuals who have worked to improve the quality of healthcare in Memphis and the Mid-South region. Nominations will be evaluated according to demonstrated accomplishments. Entries may be submitted under the following categories: -Administr...

GrantWatch ID#: 183684
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Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274
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Awards to USA, Puerto Rico, and Canada Founders to Recognize Service to Women and Children

Deadline 05/15/19

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Canada (excluding Quebec) founders of nonprofit social impact organizations to recognize work benefiting low and middle-income women and children. Prizes are intended to reward pioneering individuals who have made strides in the areas of education, social reform, health, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181511

Awards to Tennessee Individuals and Organizations for Outstanding Contributions to the Arts

Deadline 05/31/19

Awards to Tennessee individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions to arts and cultural life in the State. Awards are given in the following three categories: folklife heritage, arts leadership, and distinguished artist. The awards are Tennessee’s highest honor in the arts, celebrating the outstanding contri...

GrantWatch ID#: 172647
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 05/31/19

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline 05/31/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182915
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Pa...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies for the dissemination of research addressing patient-centered approaches to medicine. Funding is intended for projects involving patients, clinicians, caregivers, and other healthcare stakeholders as members of the patient-centered o...

GrantWatch ID#: 183094
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Grants to USA Veterans to Recognize Patriotism and Service to the Country

Deadline 07/01/19

Grant of $1,000 and grant of $500 to USA military veterans to recognize their contribution and patriotism. Funding is intended to honor the sacrifice and service of veterans and show appreciation for their efforts on behalf of the country's security. Nominations are submitted in the form of an essay, and anyone can nominat...

GrantWatch ID#: 185339
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Grants to USA Veterans to Honor Their Service to the Country

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants of $500, $1,000, and $2,500 to USA military veterans to recognize their contribution and service to the country. Funding is intended to honor veterans and acknowledge their sacrifice on behalf of the country's security. Nominations are submitted in the form of an essay, and anyone can nominate a veteran of the U.S. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185340

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist for Excellence in Teaching Psychology

Deadline 12/01/19

Award of $4,000 to a USA, Canada, or International psychologist to recognize their significant contributions to the field of psychology, while also demonstrating achievement related to the teaching of psychology. Nominees should demonstrate outstanding performance in professional development and classroom teaching. Nomi...

GrantWatch ID#: 159521
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Children's Advocacy, Medical Research, Education, and Arts Prog...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, children's advocacy, medical research and initiatives, and the arts. Priority is given to proposals that involve specific projects with distinct goals, and grants that will have a notable impact and make a material difference. Diverse in scope...

GrantWatch ID#: 155284
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Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072