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Massachusetts Historical Preservation Grants:  64 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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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/28/19

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for designing an energy efficient recreation center on a California university campus. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777

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 Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/19

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 Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Arts, Education, Health, and Environment

Deadline 04/01/19 LOI Date: 01/25/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Florida, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects, operating, and capital support that will benefit underserved communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Focus areas include arts and culture, education, the e...

GrantWatch ID#: 181397

Grant to a USA Individual or Couple to Steward a Land Management Program in the Cibola Natio...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grant of $5,000 or grant of $7,000 to a USA individual or couple to steward a land management program in Magdalena, New Mexico. The program will include water conservation and fire control. Free accommodations will be provided to the grant recipient. Grant recipients will live on site in a canyon above the small town o...

GrantWatch ID#: 184412

Award to a USA K-12 Teacher to Acknowledge Excellence in Geoscience Education

Deadline 02/01/19

Award of $6,000 to a USA K-12 teacher to recognize exceptional leadership in geoscience education. Teachers that are eligible for nomination should have full-time teaching experience for at least three years and be currently teaching about natural resources for at least one unit per year. Teachers who include subjects rele...

GrantWatch ID#: 160694
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Groups for Wildlife Conservation Re...

Deadline 03/25/19 LOI Date: 02/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers, officers, and board members of eligible organizations to support wildlife conservation research. Applicants are required to submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Proposals should focus on the research and conservation of a speci...

GrantWatch ID#: 168215
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, envir...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

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

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits Working in the Areas of Social Welfare, Arts, Medicine, an...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations operating in the areas of historic preservation, land conservation, human and animal medicine, visual arts, and social welfare. Funding is intended for capital purchases and capital projects. The Board favors capital projects and purchases when the need is relevant to the com...

GrantWatch ID#: 178387

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Academic and Research Institutions to Research the ...

Deadline 05/20/19 LOI Date: 02/15/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic and research institutions for research and empirical studies assessing the health effects of actions taken to improve air quality. A preliminary application must be submitted before applying. Funding may be used for larger studies or for smaller-scale methods development st...

GrantWatch ID#: 184959
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 02/28/19

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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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Significant Achievements in Wildlif...

Deadline 02/28/19

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for noteworthy contributions to the field of animal conservation. This award program is intended to recognize and reward conservationists who have promoted the sustainability of an animal species or group of species with significant long-term scientific impact. The In...

GrantWatch ID#: 176761
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Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals to Strengthen Communities and Protect the Environ...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants typically of $6,000 to USA organizations and individuals for activities that strengthen local communities and protect the environment in small but meaningful ways. The Foundation seeks to improve the lives of a diverse spectrum of people in need of assistance through projects that enrich groups and organizations, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 166044
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 03/01/19

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. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

Grants to Massachusetts and Vermont Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Enhancement...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Massachusetts and Vermont nonprofits for programs that strive to enhance the lives of the residents of North Adams, as well as the neighboring communities of Florida and Clarksburg, Massachusetts, and Stamford, Vermont. Eligible programs may focus on any community needs, such as histo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178198

Grants to USA Independent Researchers for Military History Research Projects

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $1,750 to USA independent unfunded researchers to study underresearched areas of military history at a military heritage center located in Pennsylvania. Funding is intended to cover expenses such as meals, lodging, travel expenses, and photocopying. The Army Heritage Center Foundation LTC John William Wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 181948
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Entities For the Preservation of Historically and Cultura...

Deadline 04/26/19 LOI Date: 03/22/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit institutions and public entities for the preservation of film materials. Funding is intended for new lab work involved in preserving film materials of historical and cultural significance, which were created in the United States or by U.S. citizens living abroad. Eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 185026
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 03/28/19

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. Funding is intended for projects that promote enforceable water policies and that advance cleaner ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Focus on Wildlife Protection and Dome...

Deadline 03/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of animal welfare and protection programs, projects, and activities of national interest. Funding is intended to support comprehensive, creative, solution-based models that lead to systemic change, that help to reduce suffering, and that promote a more compassionate society. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 179468
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Woods Hole and Falmouth Area Communities

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants of up to $3,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit Woods Hole and Falmouth area communities. Funding is intended to support projects that enhance the quality of life for local residents and promote the unique character of the local community. Since 1979, the focus of grants made by the Woods Hol...

GrantWatch ID#: 168639

Grants to Massachusetts Schools, Farms, and Gardening Organizations for K-12 Agriculture Proj...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of up to $1,500 to Massachusetts schools, youth gardening organizations, after-school programs, and farms for interactive programs and activities that teach children about the food and agriculture industries and their economic and social importance. Previously funded projects include projects that explore new techno...

GrantWatch ID#: 161816

Grants to Sudbury, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth Development, Com...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to Sudbury, Massachusetts nonprofits, schools, and agencies for programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of community life. Funding is intended for programs that align with the following areas of focus: youth development and opportunity, community building, historic and environmental preservation, and a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162993
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies to Host Scholars for Historical Research

Deadline 04/22/19 LOI Date: 04/01/19

Grants of up to $3,500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host scholars who will conduct research studies on their historical collections. Interested applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to promote the organization’s visibil...

GrantWatch ID#: 176000

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies to Inventory and Catalog Historical Collecti...

Deadline 04/22/19 LOI Date: 04/01/19

Grants of up to $2,000 Massachusetts government and nonprofit organizations to organize and identify historical collection contents. Funding may be used to create catalogs, finding aids, and inventories in order to attract visitors and researchers. Applicants must first submit an LOI. Priority will be given to small histor...

GrantWatch ID#: 180783
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Funding is intended to help communities that are served by the Fund and in which employees reside. Priority is given to: - Organizations and programs that promote and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for hands-on educational programs that teach young people about vehicle and boat restoration. Priority will be given to programs that focus on high school and college-age students. Funding is intended to teach the specialized skills and knowledge needed to maintain vintage cars, trucks...

GrantWatch ID#: 178548
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Wildlif...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and universities to promote wildlife conservation and protection. Program areas broadly include habitat protection, species research, animal rescue and rehabilitation, and conservation education. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167772
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Programs that Focus On the Earth Sciences

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions for programs, projects, and research that focus on the Earth Sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI at least four to six weeks before the deadline. The funding source's overall mission is to aid and contribute to scientific achievement resulting in a clearer understan...

GrantWatch ID#: 172503

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions to Address Sustainability in ...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research institutions for studies addressing sustainability in solid waste management practices. Applications related to certain topics are required to request approval at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Research topic areas include recycling, waste minimization, conversion t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170682
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Research Projects on Public Heal...

Deadline 09/03/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610
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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 USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127

Grants to Barnstable County, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, and Educat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Barnstable County, Massachusetts nonprofits, schools, and agencies to address emerging opportunities, launch creative initiatives, and to cover costs of small, one-time projects in the areas of health, human services, the environment, education, the arts, and community development. General Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 155372

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects that Promote Sustainable Fis...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects related to ocean conservation, with a focus on supporting marine protected areas (MPAs) and sustainable fishing. Funds may be used for scientific research, to prepare policy analysis, to support management, or to aid in public co...

GrantWatch ID#: 159199
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Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits to Acquire and Protect Historic Civil War Sites

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA government agencies and nonprofits for the acquisition and preservation of Civil War battlefield sites. Funding is intended to help communities purchase land through fee simple methods, or acquire a protective interest in eligible land through easements. The National Park Service (NPS) ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160302

Grants to Massachusetts K-12 Schools to Defray Transportation Costs for Field Trips to Cultur...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $250 to Massachusetts K-12 schools to help cover the transportation costs of field trips to nonprofit cultural institutions and events across the state. Field trips must take place in Massachusetts to an educational activity or site in the arts, sciences, or humanities (including trips to art and science museums,...

GrantWatch ID#: 161827
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Strengthen Economically Distressed Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and district organizations to develop and implement regional economic development plans and strategies, with an emphasis on economically distressed areas. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162016

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Natural Resources Conservation

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $25,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Upper New York State nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies to promote the conservation of land and natural resources. The Foundation supports community-based conservation organizations that work to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162471

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects that Support the American A...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to support projects that address the needs of the American art field and are pivotal to its development. Successful projects include, but are not limited to, digitization, permanent collection reinstallations, and archives of American art material.

GrantWatch ID#: 162528
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education, Social Service, Economic D...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for charitable programs and projects that focus on the areas of education, social services, community and economic development, and the environment. The funding source considers requests for operating, program, capital, or endowm...

GrantWatch ID#: 162542
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for STEM Education, the Environment, and Local Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, IHEs, and secondary and elementary schools for programs in communities where the funding source does business. Programs may fall in the areas of STEM education, especially nontraditional programs, the interaction between people, buildings, and the environment, and local community development. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163350
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Grants and Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Education and Marine Co...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs and services that focus on the areas of education and marine conservation. Funding will be provided in the form of cash grants or as in-kind cruise donations to to be used for fundraising purposes.

GrantWatch ID#: 163521
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Build Sustainable School Gardens

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits and schools to build sustainable schoolyard gardens to emphasize the values of education, volunteerism, and care for the environment. Funding is intended to foster a culture of giving and partner with local leaders to build stronger, supportive communities. The Foundation invests in p...

GrantWatch ID#: 163708
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Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910