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Massachusetts Historical Preservation Grants:  93 Preservation Grants for Massachusetts.

Historic Preservation and rehabilitation of land, homes, libraries, museums, film, art, cultural and religious resources. Historic preservation of historical buildings and preservation of historical landmarks.

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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural Programming in the MetroWest Region

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to support arts and cultural programming throughout the MetroWest region. Funding may be requested for arts education, performing arts activities, gallery exhibitions, and historic preservation. Through its Fund for the Arts & Culture, the Foundation for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173565

Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitali...

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative arts engagement and cultural planning projects that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by July 19. Initial application comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172668
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 03/20/19 Conference Date: 07/25/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must first submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following three goals: lifelong learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Contributions to t...

Deadline 07/27/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International individuals and institutions to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental quality and protection. Nominations will be considered for those who have contributed to environmental conservation, energy resources, and medical achievements that benefit environmental aspects of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161648

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Groups for Wildlife Conservation Re...

Deadline 09/30/18 LOI Date: 07/27/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers, officers and board members of eligible organizations to support wildlife conservation research. Initial inquiries are due by July 27. Proposals should focus on the research and conservation of a specific vulnerable, endangered, or threatened species, or...

GrantWatch ID#: 168215

Grants to Nantucket, Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Horticulture, Beautification,...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to Nantucket, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for landscape design, horticulture, gardening, and ecological and land conservation projects. Funding may be requested for a specific program, or for seed money for a new project. Please note that the project receiving seed funding would nee...

GrantWatch ID#: 161977

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Businesses to Start or Strengthen a Foam Recycling P...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and businesses to start or enhance polystyrene foam recycling programs. Both residential curbside recycling programs and material recovery facilities are eligible for funding. This program targets post-consumer foam polystyrene products, which includes foodservice packag...

GrantWatch ID#: 180261

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Equestrian Trail Maintenance Projects

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve public equestrian trails and for trail maintenance educational programs. Eligible trails are those that are accessible to the public. Priority will be given to educational programs that target youth. Projects may include, but are not limited to: - Trail maintenance, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 159711
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Grants to Massachusetts, Kansas, and Missouri Nonprofits for Environment, Women, Children, a...

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts, Kansas, and Missouri nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the greater metropolitan areas of Kansas City and Boston. LOIs are due August 1. Program areas include environment, elder services, health care, training for the disadvantaged, women’s issues...

GrantWatch ID#: 171170

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, local climbing and conservation organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance or preserve climbing access and strive to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be give...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Service Animal Welfare and Environmental Protection Programs

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to address the welfare of service animals and to promote environmental and wildlife preservation. An initial inquiry must be submitted before applying. Funding is intended to support and benefit seeing eye dogs and for conservation activities and programs. The Foundation may award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180483
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 08/01/18

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

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Organizations that Promote Behavioral Shifts in Resp...

Deadline 08/07/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International organizations to support proven solutions that encourage people to adopt behaviors that will prevent or mitigate climate change. Applications are invited from innovative solutions that use social incentives, choice architecture, and emotional appeals to change the habits of people a...

GrantWatch ID#: 183822
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Research to Preven...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for research projects that contribute to the conservation of elephants. Research may focus on African or Asian elephants and their habitats, or elephants in human care. The themes and focus areas for the current funding cycle are outlin...

GrantWatch ID#: 159356

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Springfield, Agawam, Chicopee, Feeding Hills, Longmeadow, Westfield, Huntington, East Longmeadow, Ludlow, Holyoke, and Indian Orch...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Horticulture Learning Programs and R...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for ornamental horticulture educational and research initiatives, focused primarily in North America, Central America, South America, the Caribbean, and Australia. Funding is intended to support projects that directly further research or educ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172498
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Mountain Climbing Activities and Land Sustainability

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to protect and conserve mountain climbing resources. Funding is intended to help create healthy landscapes, empower local climbing communities, and promote respect for climbing locations. Projects must: - Have measurable, high impact yet achievable go...

GrantWatch ID#: 173943
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Grants to Providence, Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community N...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Providence, Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to address community needs, with an emphasis on educational programming. Additional focus areas include civic affairs, human welfare, and arts and culture. Funding may be used for both programming and general operating support. Thr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177664
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Grants to USA Music Organizations, Ensembles, and Individuals for Classic American Music Per...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA orchestras, ensembles, performing organizations, presenters, and individuals to perform classical American music. While applications may be submitted for contemporary works, preference will be given to performances that portray a sense of American music of the past. Of particular interest are neglected an...

GrantWatch ID#: 154339
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Conservation Programs

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots efforts to promote environmental conservation and protection. Applications are invited fro action-oriented projects that address root causes and present a clear strategy. Projects should promote public involvement and civic engagement. Gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 173115
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Low-Income Housing Projects

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in multiple states to improve or create existing housing projects for low-income families from all populations, including new immigrants, mentally or physically disabled individuals, emancipated youth, families headed by a single individual (may be a parent; gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 174152
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

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
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Fellowships to USA and Japan Individuals for Multidisciplinary Research on Security, Sustain...

Deadline 09/01/18

Fellowships to USA and Japan scholars and professionals to support multidisciplinary research related to topics of global concern. Possible research themes include security, sustainable development, governance and civic participation, and social, cultural, and scientific trends and transformations. The purpose of this pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 160774
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subjects of art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Wildlife Research and Conservation

Deadline 09/04/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International investigators affiliated with academic institutions, nonprofit or conservation organizations, or accredited zoos for wildlife conservation efforts. The purpose of this program is to enhance understanding of endangered, threatened, and rare species and their habitats,...

GrantWatch ID#: 167261
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Fellowships to Early Career Conservation Scientists at USA Institutions to Participate in a P...

Deadline 09/07/18

Fellowships to early career conservation scientists based at USA institutions for a two-year post-doctoral research program. Eligible scientists may be from any nationality. This fellowship program is intended to strengthen the skills of leading scientists through two years of applied post-doctoral research in the field of...

GrantWatch ID#: 181857
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Natural Resources Conservation and Management

Deadline 10/16/18 LOI Date: 09/14/18

Grants generally ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for the preservation of natural resources, especially in the Caribbean Basin and eastern North America, with an emphasis on the United States. Letters of inquiry are due September 14, 2018. Major program areas include (in descending order o...

GrantWatch ID#: 180156
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Environment, Preservation, and Communit...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to nonprofits in Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Florida, Idaho, Colorado, and Connecticut to benefit residents of eligible regions. Program priorities include environmental education and conservation, community service, arts, and historic preservation. Horizon Foundation support...

GrantWatch ID#: 169671
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 09/15/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. An LOI is required before submitting a full application. This fund provides a way for farmers to address the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, Judaism, scientific research and development, community outreach, environmental concerns, small business development, and public broadcasting support. Proposals are judged on the criteria of community impact and public benefit, potential, organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to USA nonprofits to address environmental issues, specifically the protection of clean drinking water resources, as well as efforts to challenge the development of natural gas use and infrastructure in New York State. New applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a Letter of Inquiry as a preliminary step before ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Focus on Animal Protection and Welfare

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of animal welfare programs, projects, and activities. New applicants are recommended to submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding will be provided for the following two types of activities: - Efforts that aim to promote humane treatment and care of domestic anim...

GrantWatch ID#: 179468
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Grants to USA Researchers, Teachers, and Scholars for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 09/26/18

Grants of $6,000 to USA individual researchers, teachers, and scholars to support scholarly research in the humanities disciplines. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by September 12. Applications are invited from individuals who are pursuing advanced research that offers value to humanities schola...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116
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Grants to USA IHEs, Organizations, Corporations, Agencies, Individuals for Research on Agric...

Deadline 09/26/18

Grants to USA IHEs, state agricultural research stations, other research organizations, federal agencies, national laboratories, private organizations, corporations, groups, and individuals for research addressing agricultural resilience and sustainability. Proposals should advance knowledge of the plant’s food, energy, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183692
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Grants to Berkshire County, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Environmenta...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants totaling $22,500 to Berkshire County, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, public agencies, schools or civic community agencies for new or ongoing environmental projects. Funding is intended to support projects focusing on improving water quality and related land issues. Applications will be reviewed according...

GrantWatch ID#: 165030
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Grants to USA Schools, Community Groups, and Nature Centers for Youth Environmental Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories schools, community groups, nature centers, or museums for projects that involve youth in environmental and conservation education. Applicants must attend a pre-application training. Projects should help students enhance the environment of their schools or neighborhoods. Stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 170195
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Grants to USA Individuals Affiliated with a Native American Tribe for Cultural Art Projects

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals affiliated with a Native American tribe for art projects that will preserve and strengthen the tribe's culture. The grant program will provide recipients with both financial and technical support. Recipients will be offered tools, resources, and capital to build on their one-of-a-k...

GrantWatch ID#: 174413
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, land conservation groups, and public riding areas to promote safe and responsible usage of off-highway vehicles. Eligible programs include those that educate the public on the proper use of land for outdoor recreation and practices that protect access to public lands. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556
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Grants to Sudbury, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools and Agencies for Programs Focusing on Yo...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Sudbury, Massachusetts nonprofits, schools, and agencies for programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of community life. Funding will be provided for proposals that focus on the areas of youth development and opportunity, community building, historic and environmental preservation, and/or at-risk po...

GrantWatch ID#: 162993
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Holocaust-Related Film Production...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for the development, production, and post-production of Holocaust-related films. Films should have an educational value and a broad distribution potential. Proposed films will be judged on historical accuracy, creativity, feasibility, and vision. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 174360
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia nonprofit organizations to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applications will be considered in the areas of c...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve European Art History Resources through Digital Technology

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for the integration of technology in the field of European art history. Funding is available for activities that use new technologies to support art history, as well as the creation of online art history resources, including both visual and textual resources. This program aims to foster...

GrantWatch ID#: 178066
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 10/01/18

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 Nonprofits for Art Conservation Projects Focusing on European Art of the Pre-M...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional art conservation research, publications, symposia, and conferences. Funding is especially intended for art conservation proposals focusing on European art of the pre-modern era. Proposals should detail plans for creating and disseminating specialized knowledge, includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179284
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Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Related to An...

Deadline 10/03/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for exploratory and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: wildlife, the human journey, or the changing pl...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Promote Public Appreciation of Histo...

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for projects that promote public engagement with historical resources. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations at least six weeks prior to the deadline. Emphasis is placed on projects that result in online tools. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174204
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Publish Historical Records

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for the publication of documentary editions of the nation’s historical records. Eligible projects may center around the papers of important figures from American history, or involve broad historical movements in politics, social reform, business...

GrantWatch ID#: 180922