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Local and national Juvenile Justice Grants for programs supporting at risk youth & young adults. Grants to state and local agencies, IHEs, tribes, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations for programs that provide the necessary supports for at-risk students and previously incarcerated youth.

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Grants to USA IHEs for STEM Doctoral Research Related to Criminal Justice

Deadline 03/12/18

Grants to USA and territories IHEs to support STEM doctoral candidates to carry out research related to the criminal justice system. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program supports graduate-level research in science, technology, engineering o...

GrantWatch ID#: 150303

Grants to USA IHEs for Behavioral and Social Sciences Doctoral Research Related to Criminal ...

Deadline 03/12/18

Grants of $32,000 to USA and territories IHEs to support social and behavioral sciences doctoral candidates to carry out research related to the criminal justice system. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program supports graduate-level resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 161588

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Law-Related Programs to Benefit Underserved Populatio...

Deadline 03/09/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits to provide civil legal services to low-income persons and improve the administration of justice. Funding is intended to provide essential assistance to the disadvantaged to address legal issues including housing, domestic violence, child advocacy, immigration status, family law, discrimin...

GrantWatch ID#: 163694

Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofits for efforts to create policy changes that will improve the lives of Latin Americans. The funding source has identified the following three program areas in which focused, expert research and innovation have the potential to make significant positive impact: - Democratic Gover...

GrantWatch ID#: 173581

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHE Students for Photography Projects that Promote W...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants valued at up to $22,500 to USA, Canada, and International students pursuing an associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree at an accredited college or university for still photography projects that promote world peace and cultural understanding. The primary student grant – first place – goes to one person. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178052

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Focus on Improving Public Policy

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on improving public policy. Funding will be provided for capital, operating, and program support requests. Priority is given to proposals that focus on the following areas: - Enhancing the understanding of the free enterprise system; - Preserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180017

Grants to Massachusetts and New Hampshire Nonprofits to Benefit Women, Girls, and the Underse...

Deadline 03/02/18

Grants to Eastern Massachusetts and Southern and Coastal New Hampshire nonprofits for programs and services that benefit underserved community members within the funding source's service area. Focus areas include of employment, education, healthcare, housing, childcare, healthy meals and other essential support services. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171171
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Fellowships to USA University and Graduate Students to Solve Challenges through GIS Technology

Deadline 03/11/18

Fellowships of $6,000 to USA and territories university and graduate students to work on challenging GIS-related projects. Students will be placed with participating nonprofits to work on geospatial datasets. Projects may address topics such as public safety, public health and food, transportation, and community and econom...

GrantWatch ID#: 182873
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Grants to USA and Israel Organizations to Make a Positive Impact on Jewish Communities

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $40,000 to USA and Israel organizations for creative, impactful projects within the Jewish community. The Fund supports projects that take a problem-solving approach to issues in the areas of spiritual leadership, Jewish communal life, education, and social justice, with a particular focus o...

GrantWatch ID#: 168719

Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants averaging $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in states east of the Mississippi River for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to promote community involvement in civil and human rights issues. Program goals should be to affect local, state, regional, or national level change. Most grants are for genera...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683
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Awards to Recognize USA Middle and High School Teachers for Law-Related Educational Programs

Deadline 03/15/18

Awards of $1,500 to honor and recognize USA teachers in public and private middle and high schools for their significant contributions in the area of law-related education. Three awards will be presented to eligible teachers who have developed educational programs that have: - Furthered the understanding of the role of...

GrantWatch ID#: 180153
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 03/16/18

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernmental organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals: -Promote and defend h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Law-Related Projects to Benefit the Public and the Underserved

Deadline 03/16/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for law-related projects, programs, or services that benefit the public, with special consideration given to those that assist underrepresented communities. Proposals should be well-conceived, innovative, and practical to implement. Special consideration will be given t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183064
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Award to Recognize a USA or Israel Nonprofit Staff Member for Contributions to the Advancemen...

Deadline 03/19/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA or Israel staff member of a nonprofit organization, in recognition of innovative contributions to advancing the status of women and girls in Israel or the United States. The Award recipient must use the $2,500 for professional development. In addition, there will be an award of $500 that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179940
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Grants to Greater Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Creative Programs to Benefit Young Je...

Deadline 03/29/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Greater Boston, Massachusetts nonprofits for programs that engage young Jewish adults and connect them with Jewish tradition and culture. Applicants are highly recommended to contact program staff prior to applying. Programs should benefit young adults aged 22 to 45.

GrantWatch ID#: 178730
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Media Projects Addressing Political, Social, and Environmental ...

Deadline 03/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for media projects that raise awareness of important political, social, and environmental issues. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry or contact program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to support a quality, non-commercial media that is substantive, fair, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179466

Awards to Recognize USA PTAs for Excellence in Promoting Inclusion and Eliminating Discrimina...

Deadline 03/31/18

Awards of $1,000 to honor and recognize USA state, district, council, regional, and local PTAs that have demonstrated excellence in efforts to eliminate discriminatory practices and to promote inclusion and diversity. The following types of PTAs should apply for funding: - PTAs with proven efforts in welcoming diverse ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158082
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Grants to Greater Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Address Inequality through Arts, Educa...

Deadline 04/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Greater Boston, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that address gender, ethnic, and racial disparities, as well as other social inequalities. Preference will be given to innovative activities where a smaller award amount is likely to have a meaningful impact. Thr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175271
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies to Engage the Public in Humanities Discussio...

Deadline 04/23/18 LOI Date: 04/09/18

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $3,500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for humanities discussion projects that engage public audiences. LOIs are due April 9. Qualifying projects center around moderated discussions of humanities topics and benefit Massachusetts residents. All proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 157017
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Viole...

Deadline 04/12/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals to carry out research addressing stalking, dating violence, and gender-based assault. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. The purpose of this...

GrantWatch ID#: 183060
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 04/15/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Tribes, Agencies, and Individuals for Crime Research ...

Deadline 04/23/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, tribal governments, and certain qualified individuals for crime-related research involving federally recognized tribes or tribal organizations. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadl...

GrantWatch ID#: 183080
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Drug-...

Deadline 04/25/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, tribes, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals for research addressing drug law enforcement. Applicants are advised to ensure the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. The purpose of this program is to better combat the nation’...

GrantWatch ID#: 178846

Grants to USA Judges and Court Managers for Professional Development Courses

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories court managers and full-time state court judges to take advantage of professional development opportunities. Funding enables grantees to attend courses to improve their skills, abilities, and knowledge which they may not otherwise attend due to limited local, state, and persona...

GrantWatch ID#: 175916
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Grants to USA Courts, Agencies, IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Judicial ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA judicial courts, related court organizations, IHEs, nonprofits, individuals, government agencies, and corporations to develop and enhance curricula to meet the educational needs of their jurisdiction. Courts are invited to submit applications for the adaptation of curricula, or the implementa...

GrantWatch ID#: 175918

Grants to USA Courts, Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance th...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to USA courts, related court organizations, IHEs, nonprofits, individuals, government agencies, and corporations for projects that enhance training and education related to courts and the justice system, as well as to improve justice administration in courts at all levels. Funding may be requested for innovative res...

GrantWatch ID#: 175921
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Grants to USA Judicial Courts for Expert Consultants to Address Court-Related Challenges

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA state, local, and regional courts to retain expert consulting services in order to understand an issue, plan a response to the problem, and carry out required changed. Funding may be used for consultant fees, as well as travel by officials from another court so they may examine the facility, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178299

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social and Civil Rights for Global Citizens

Deadline 05/02/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that work to protect cultural, social, civil, economic, and political rights for individuals in communities around the world. Previous grants have funded nonviolence initiatives, youth performing arts groups, and public broadcasting programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 178726
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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Conservation, Sustainability, and Environmental Justice Programs

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that promote environmental justice, sustainability, and environmental conservation. Funding will be provided for small and creative projects that utilize community organizing. The Foundation defines organizing as work to build a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169882

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of Hampden and Hampshire Counties

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for residents in Hampden and Hampshire Counties. Prospective applicants must prequalify prior to submitting an application. Proposals may be in the areas of youth development, education, health, arts, religion, environment, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177469
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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

Awards to USA Organizations, Programs, and Individuals for Efforts to Enhance the Justice Sy...

Deadline Ongoing

Awards of $10,000 to USA organizations, programs, and individuals to recognize outstanding efforts to enhance the legal and justice system. The purpose of this program is to honor and reward innovative programs that have made a positive impact and may serve as a model for future initiatives. The Foundation encourages i...

GrantWatch ID#: 154371
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Strengthen American Indian Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, and government agencies to benefit American Indian nations through land-related initiatives. Program areas include cultural awareness, legal reform, education, and economic opportunity. The Foundation works to ensure that American Indian people recover and maintain control ove...

GrantWatch ID#: 154595

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Equitable Job Creation for Women and Underserved Populat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives that increase and promote equitable job creation for people of color, immigrants, women, and other underserved populations. Strategies to achieve this goal include economic policy reform, alternative business models, and efforts to increase the growth of businesses owne...

GrantWatch ID#: 157375

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Projects that Benefit Minorities and Low-In...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for economic development projects that will benefit all populations, and in particular, people of color, immigrants, and low-income communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that seek to influence economic development planning and practice so that equity, transparency, sustainab...

GrantWatch ID#: 157376

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Improve Job Quality and Provide Access to Better Car...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for collaborative projects to improve the quality of employment in the lower wage sectors, as well as initiatives to create access to career pathways to well-paying jobs in emerging industries, ie., advanced manufacturing, clean tech, biotech, etc. The Foundation seeks funding oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 157377

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmentally-Friendly and Equity-Oriented Transit Solutions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for transit and transportation system solutions that give citizens affordable and reliable ways to reach their destinations. Solutions should seek to minimize the impact on the environment and maximize equitable economic opportunities. The Foundation seeks funding opportunities that...

GrantWatch ID#: 157378

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote System and Policy Change Related to Workers' Rights and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote opportunities and justice for people in need. Program areas include youth justice, workers’ rights, and criminal justice. The Foundation will consider activities with the potential to significantly improve lives through system and policy reform resulting in transformative ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159719

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Aim to Improve Oral Health

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that aim to improve oral health. The funding source will offer three different types of grant partnerships as part of this grant program, and applicants are encouraged to explore how their concepts align with these proposal types: - Strengthening the Netwo...

GrantWatch ID#: 160048
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Prevent Cruelty to Animals

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and law enforcement agencies for the elimination and prevention of animal cruelty. Consideration will be given to requests falling under one of the following priority categories: -Animal cruelty investigation programs (limited to o...

GrantWatch ID#: 160056

Internships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Volunteer in Israel

Deadline Ongoing

Internships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to travel to Israel and gain experience (usually volunteering) in a field of the applicant's choice. Interns will spend 25 to 40 hours per week in their placement, with the rest of the time free for personal exploration. This program enables interns to live and obse...

GrantWatch ID#: 162018

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Progress Measurement, Animal Advocacy, and Independent Media

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that seek to build a more sustainable, just, and humane world. Specific funding areas include measuring human progress, animal advocacy, and independent media. Though the Foundation currently supports projects in Global HIV/AIDS, it is not currently accepting any other AID...

GrantWatch ID#: 162166
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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 to Provide Services to International Populations of Vulnerable Child...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and activities in the developing world. Funding will typically be provided to organizations that work at the grassroots level providing direct services to children. The funding source's current grantmaking program is focused on several int...

GrantWatch ID#: 162787

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational Media and Theatrical Projects that Effect Social Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants generally ranging from $500 to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for educational mass media and theater projects. The Foundation prefers to fund new projects; specifically, projects should be action-oriented and informative about serious social issues. The Foundation funds projects that align with the follo...

GrantWatch ID#: 164072

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA Assault Victims to Enable a Friend or Family Member to Support the Victim Duri...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA rape or sexual assault victims to enable a friend or family member to attend a criminal trial to support the victim. Funding can be used for transportation or housing needs. Funding is intended to remove barriers and encourage sexual assault victims to report crimes and promote prosecution of sex crimes. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164605
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Grants to USA Law Enforcement Agencies for Safety Equipment and Services that will Protect Of...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA law enforcement agencies, from local to federal levels, to promote safety for their members. Funding is intended to be used for the purchase of safety equipment and services that will protect officers’ lives. The categories of safety equipment and services below demonstrate and deliver a clear value in the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164652