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Massachusetts Aging Grants and Grants for Senior Citizens:  54 Aging/Seniors Grants for Massachusetts.

Aging grants and grants for senior citizens are for nonprofits,for-profits and small businesses that provide a variety of services for the aging and senior citizen populations, such as: geriatric care, immediate human needs, community improvement initiatives, academic enrichment, arts and health needs.

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Grants to USA State Agencies and Service Providers to Expand and Develop Services to Individu...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA and territories state government agencies and community-based private and public service providers to develop and expand services to individuals with dementia. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. All successful applicants are required to dedicate 50% of the total program budget to the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 183745

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Assist Aging Victims of Exploit...

Deadline 05/05/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, government and tribal agencies, and IHEs for activities that assist aging victims of exploitation and abuse. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Priority is given to programs that benefit rural and high-poverty areas or that enhance p...

GrantWatch ID#: 188472

Grants to Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Neighborhood Improvement and to Assist At-Ris...

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Boston, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for neighborhood improvement and programs involving at-risk youth, seniors or women. Neighborhood programs are intended to revitalize and improve neighborhoods to better the tourist, convention, or visitor experience. Preference shall be given to organ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168632

Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Meet the Needs of Underserved Resi...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to meet the basic human needs of underserved residents. Grants are intended for general operating support or program and project expenses. Funding is intended to support programs in the focus areas of education; food, agriculture and nutrition; health; hou...

GrantWatch ID#: 153454

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Benefit Residents in Eligible C...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and schools to benefit residents in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support projects and activities in the areas of community betterment, youth opportunity and development, community preservation, and at-risk populations. Funded activi...

GrantWatch ID#: 162993

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for community development, human services, veteran and military support, education, cultural affairs and diversity, and health. The funding source currently operate...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligible Areas

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit programs in eligible areas. Program areas include youth development, health and human services, community and economic development, and arts and culture. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in Ipswich, Rowley, Topsfield, Middleton, Salem, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179712

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of education, historic preservation, arts, music, and culture, and charitable causes. Requests will be considered from organizations that are based in o...

GrantWatch ID#: 180056

Grants to USA Senior Visual Artists for Artwork Presentation and Preservation

Deadline 04/02/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA visual artists over the age of 60 for artwork preservation and historical documentation. Funding is intended to help artists initiate new work or a special project, create a website, acquire studio space, catalog their art or their history, publish a catalog, archive and store their work, or show th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180189
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Fellowships to USA Professionals for Professional Development to Address Healthcare Policy C...

Deadline 04/15/20 Conference Date: 04/03/20

Fellowships to USA and Territories professionals in a range of disciplines to participate in a year-long professional development and enrichment program. The fellowship program offers training in communications, professional networking, and current policy issues, providing fellows with the necessary skills and experience t...

GrantWatch ID#: 179606
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Grants to USA Researchers for Studies to Improve the Care and Quality of Life of the Elderly

Deadline 06/24/20 LOI Date: 04/06/20

Grants to USA researchers for projects to benefit the elderly in long-term residential facilities. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to the full application. Funding is intended to support research studies that can improve the care and the quality of life for seniors in nursing homes, assisted living, and other co...

GrantWatch ID#: 167815
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In-kind Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Support Gardening Initiatives

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support gardening initiatives. Grantees will be awarded gift cards and supplies. Funding is intended to promote food security, healthy eating, sustainable food sources, neighborhood beautification, and community agricultural and environmental education.

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

Grants to USA Qualified Agencies for Programs Benefiting Individuals Harmed by Criminal Acts

Deadline 04/09/20

Grants to USA and Territories qualified agencies for programs that benefit individuals harmed by criminal acts. Applicants are advised to apply a minimum of three days before the deadline date to ensure confirmation of receipt. Funding is intended to support enhanced access to crime victim services for victims who are age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188162
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Studies on Alzheimer's Therapies

Deadline 05/08/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians and researchers based at nonprofit organizations, universities, medical centers, and companies for research on Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application.

GrantWatch ID#: 172502
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Related to Dementia and Al...

Deadline 05/08/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians and researchers for dementia and Alzheimer's disease research. A Letter of Intent must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to advance the development of drugs for dementia and Alzheimer's disease and biomarker tools that aid in this process. This grant pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 181960
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers and Clinicians for Studies Related to th...

Deadline 05/08/20 LOI Date: 04/10/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International clinicians and researchers working at universities, academic medical centers, nonprofits, and biotechnology companies for research on the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's and related dementias. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182777
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Prevent Mistreatment of the Elde...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, local and state government agencies, and public and private IHEs for research related to preventing the mistreatment and abuse of seniors. Funding is intended to lower the incidence of neglect, abuse, and exploitation of the elderly.

GrantWatch ID#: 180545
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs to Prevent Wandering and Track Lost Perso...

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and governmental, public safety, and healthcare agencies for programs that mitigate deaths and injuries of persons with mental illness. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the implementation of programs t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186761
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Injured Military Veterans

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and education, rehabilitation programs, shelters for the homeles...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Provide Financial Planning Services to Underserved Populations

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that offer free financial advice and services to disadvantaged populations. Funding is intended to support new or established programs, or for new financial planning elements that will enhance an existing program. In addition, the new Alexandra Armstrong Innovation Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 180319
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs and Activities that Benefit Loc...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit and faith-based organizations and municipalities in eligible regions to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support programs and services within the focus areas of mental health, substance abuse, housing, childcare, transportation, seniors, and diversity...

GrantWatch ID#: 147877
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Grants to Winchester, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Health, Social Services, and Community Enr...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Winchester, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and services that benefit the elderly, youth, students, and individuals with mental or physical challenges. Funding is intended to support nonprofits that are dedicated to enriching the community and providing health and social service...

GrantWatch ID#: 177118
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Grants to USA State Agencies to Support Volunteerism

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to USA state agencies to encourage and support volunteerism. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that support, manage, and recruit volunteers. Priority will be given to programs in the areas of education or community needs, pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 123648
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 05/10/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; hospitals; skills training; educational programs; programming for youth, seniors, and people who are handicapped; environmental and wildlife protection activities; and other programs that address commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Efforts to Reduce Hunger

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for efforts to reduce hunger. Funding is intended to support organizations that provide direct hunger relief. The Foundation supports organizations engaged in anti-hunger advocacy, with a focus on long-term initiatives that promote economi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181206

Grants to USA Agencies in Multiple States to Develop Services for Relative Caregivers

Deadline 06/10/20

Grants of $15,000 to eligible USA state agencies to develop new services for supporting caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents to young relatives. Funding is intended to be used over a two-year period to develop the program activities. Priority will be given to agencies that have access to relative care...

GrantWatch ID#: 124160
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Caregivers of Children

Deadline 06/10/20

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit agencies to support individuals who are acting as guardians to their young relatives. Funding is intended to develop new services or expand existing services that support caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents. Priority will be given to organizations that have access t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183607
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Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Those with Memory Loss

Deadline 06/24/20

Grants of $10,000 and in-kind services to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs that address the needs of people with memory loss and dementia. Funding is intended to enable new programming, as well as to provide support for caregivers and families. The goals of the program are to offer opportunities...

GrantWatch ID#: 123719
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community services and civic projects that address the needs of local residents. Funding is intended to enhance the cultural atmosphere and improve the quality of life for residents in the city of Brookfield,

GrantWatch ID#: 169965

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of the City of Lowell

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants generally ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 to Lowell, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to address a wide range of community needs. Activities may include social services, community development activities, cultural programs, community health needs, education, and urban environmental projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 151311
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Grants to Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New Hampshire Organizations and Heal...

Deadline 09/25/20 LOI Date: 07/24/20

Grants to Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New Hampshire community-based organizations and health centers to improve the lives of aging citizens. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Eligible projects will address areas such as housing, transportation, employment, the built env...

GrantWatch ID#: 181334

Grants to Nonprofits to Address the Needs of Massachusetts Residents in Eligible Regions

Deadline 07/29/20

Grants to nonprofit organizations to address the needs of Massachusetts residents in eligible regions. The purpose of this program is to improve the quality of life of low-income residents with disabilities and and elderly residents. Grant funds may also be used to help individuals with visual impairments or complex medica...

GrantWatch ID#: 145702
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Agencies to Support Elderly Populations Impacted by Nat...

Deadline 09/07/20

Grants to USA tribal organizations and state agencies to support elderly populations impacted by natural disasters. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Funding amounts will be determined according to the number ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164593
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In-Kind Donations of Surplus Property to USA Nonprofits and Local Governments

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and local government agencies that are interested in receiving surplus property no longer needed by the federal government. This program distributes property of all types, with the exception of federal government records, certain naval vessels, and land and o...

GrantWatch ID#: 143078
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Improve the Oral Health of State Residents

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the oral health of residents, and increase access to oral care for underserved populations in the State. Priority is given to proposals that have measurable improvement goals, show strong community support for the project, and are in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155845

Grants to Cape Cod Area, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Health and Sustainability

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Cape Cod area, Massachusetts nonprofits for community health and sustainability. Funding is intended for projects that create a positive impact in the area and that enhance the vitality and vibrancy of the local community. Previously funded organizations include schools, churches, substance abuse organizations, s...

GrantWatch ID#: 158948
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Grants to USA and Israel Organizations for Social Change Projects Focusing on Health, Human ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel organizations for programs and projects that promote social justice and human rights. Funding is intended to support social change projects that specifically focus on the areas of health and mental health, human rights, educational opportunity, Jewish life, and strengthening Israeli democracy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162198
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Healthcare Policy and Research Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs that focus on improving healthcare policy and practice and supporting independent research on healthcare issues. A letter of inquiry is required before being invited to submit a full grant proposal. Priority will be given to proposals that assist societ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162242
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Improve Health Services for Seniors, Children, and Und...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits and provider groups for creative and innovative programs that will lead to healthy outcomes and improved access to health care services for seniors, children, and underserved communities. Eligible applicants must serve populations throughout the Funding Source's service ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 163830

Grants to New England Individuals and Organizations to Promote Tennis for Older Adults

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont individuals and organizations for programs that promote tennis among older adults to enhance their quality of life. Programs may be for women ages 40 and older and men 45 and older. Proposals may be for instruction and educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 165681

Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple States to Improve Health Equity, STEM Education, and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs that benefit local communities served by the funding source in California, Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey, New York, and Washington. Funding is intended to address health disparities, STEM education, and basic community needs, particularly for underserved residents. Community givi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167891
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs and Projects Related to Health and Disease

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for innovative projects in the areas of patient services, medical and scientific education, and charitable events related to healthcare and social services. Eligible projects must relate to the therapeutic areas of liver diseases, HIV/AIDS, respiratory and inflammatory disea...

GrantWatch ID#: 169063
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Raise Money on YouHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. Start your campaign here: https://www.youhelp.com/start The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609
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Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Local Communities in Eligible Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to meet the needs of local communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in the areas of education, economic development, community services, health and human needs, affordable housing, elderly services, special capital expenditures, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 174972
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Opportunity for USA Nonprofits Serving Seniors to be Included in an Online Charitable Giving...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity to USA nonprofit organizations serving seniors to be included in an online platform for charitable giving. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life of seniors. Nonprofit organizations listed on the crowdfunding platform will also be eligible for both matching funds and financial rewards during the ann...

GrantWatch ID#: 176998
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Grants to Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont Nonprofits to Support Health, Recr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for capital support, scholarships, and program support. Funding is intended for a range of health-related projects, including those that pertain to dental and oral health, special needs, seniors, children's home...

GrantWatch ID#: 178421
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Develop Networking Programs with Japan that are Based on Common S...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to create networking programs with Japan that are based on common social issues. Examples of relevant social issues include, but are not limited to, social entrepreneurship, aging society, and disaster recovery and prevention. Applicants must demonstrate commitments fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 187120
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Local Reside...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs and projects that benefit local residents affected by COVID-19/Coronavirus. Funding is intended to offer general operating support to organizations that help to meet the basic needs of underserved populations, such as seniors,...

GrantWatch ID#: 188599