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Massachusetts Sports & Recreation:  60 Sports & Recreation Grants for Massachusetts.

Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Grants to USA Parents and Parent Groups in Multiple States for Physical Activity and Nutritio...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA parents and parent groups in eligible states for physical activity and nutrition initiatives in K-12 schools. Funding is intended to support parent-led programs and projects that encourage physical activity or healthy eating habits, while promoting students’ social emotional learning and engaging parents in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185280

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Promote Recreation and Nutrition

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA K-12 schools for projects and initiatives that support recreational activities and nutrition-based programming. Funding is intended to help schools promote healthy choices, and to increase physical activity and nutrition initiatives while promoting students’ social emotional learning. Award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179725

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Advance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants of up to $500 to USA nonprofit public organizations and government entities to advance youth sports programs. Funding is intended for equipment purchases and range improvements for organizations that provide archery programming for youth. The purpose of the grant program is to bridge the gap between first experience...

GrantWatch ID#: 153511

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Improve the Quality of Life...

Deadline 05/01/20 LOI Date: 04/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Massachusetts nonprofits, public agencies, and individuals for projects, programs, and capital improvements that enhance the quality of life for residents of Williamstown. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Program areas include health and human services, cult...

GrantWatch ID#: 158846

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 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 USA and Canada Nonprofits, Tribes, First Nations, and Schools to Engage Native and...

Deadline 04/04/20

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and schools to benefit Aboriginal and Native American youth through physical activity and sports programming. The purpose of this program is to create positive experiences in sports and physical activity for Native American and Aboriginal youth, 18 ye...

GrantWatch ID#: 177207

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental and Outdoor Recreation Projects

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative community impact projects that focus on the environment and outdoor recreation. Focus areas include empowering women outdoor professionals, developing the relationship between underserved populations and the outdoors, engaging communities in environmental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180610

Grants to Massachusetts Municipalities and Agencies to Enhance Public Recreation Sites

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants to Massachusetts eligible municipalities and recreation and conservation departments to enhance public recreation sites. Funding may be used to renovate parks, develop trails and new parks, or to acquire land for parks or conservation efforts. All projects must benefit outdoor facilities and areas that are open to t...

GrantWatch ID#: 188296

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Environmental Projects and Programs

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for environmental projects and activities in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of wildlife protection, outdoor recreation, wildlife habitat, and environmental preservation in the Northern New England regi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178951
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community and economic development programs within a wide range of focus areas, which enhance the quality of life of individuals and families in eligible communities. Funding is intended to benefit underserved communities that are served by the funding source and in which...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Organizations to Support Equestrian-Related Activiti...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and government organizations to promote equestrian-related activities on the national level. Eligible programs include equine health research, education, scholarship, and other broad-based needs. The Funding Source's mission is to support national-level breeds and disciplines. USA Equestrian Trus...

GrantWatch ID#: 153046

Grants to Connecticut and Massachusetts Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Golf Pr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to Connecticut and Western Massachusetts nonprofits, for-profits, and individuals in eligible regions for golf programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support golf programming that benefits youth aged 18 or under, individuals with disabilities, military veterans, and minorities. Programs should...

GrantWatch ID#: 177797
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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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Scholarships and Fellowships to USA Dance Students and Professional Dancers for Tuition and S...

Deadline 04/30/20

Scholarships and fellowships of up $30,000 to USA dance students and dancers for professional training and salary assistance. Scholarships cover the costs of school tuition for full-time dance majors at a nonprofit school, and fellowships provide salary assistance for a new artistic full-time employee of a nonprofit dance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180035
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Fellowships to USA Choreographers to Create New Dance Works and Support Artistic Advancement

Deadline 04/30/20

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA choreographers for the creation of new artistic works that will be performed in public during the fellowship period. Funding is intended to support and encourage the professional and artistic development of early-career choreographers. Primary consideration is given to artistic excellence and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180036

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/06/20

Awards of $25,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement.

GrantWatch ID#: 154396
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Grants to USA Schools for Playground Equipment

Deadline 05/27/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA schools to purchase eligible playground equipment to help children stay active during recess and perform better during school hours. The purpose of funding is for schools to design recess equipment to fit unique budgets and spaces. Awarded funds can only be applied toward purchase of an eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188249

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States to Improve Basketball Courts in Low-...

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Massachusetts, Texas, Colorado, and California nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in eligible cities to enhance the quality of local basketball courts. Funding is intended for capital improvements to basketball courts within low- and moderate-income communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 163403

Grants to USA Top Athletes to Enable Them to Reach International Competitions

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to USA top-tier athletes in eligible sports disciplines to further their development, training, and career success. Funding is intended to support ranking athletes who have earned a college degree and are working toward reaching elite international competitions such as the World Championships or the Olympic Games. E...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Recreational Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended to support individuals with disabilities in recreational activities, such as facilities, registration fees, housing, and equipment.

GrantWatch ID#: 153362
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/09/20

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 intended for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that make a significant impact on the National Forest System. Projects sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799
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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 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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs That Address the Needs of Low- and M...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in cities and communities served by the funding source. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthen communities by promoting affordable housing, revitalization, the arts, and the environment. The go...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to USA Ski Clubs for Programs and Purchases to Prevent Injuries

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants to USA ski clubs to protect skiers from experiencing injuries during training and racing. The purpose of funding is to address safety challenges faced by ski facilities. Funding is intended for safety projects, such as trail widening, and acquisition of new safety equipment, including B-netting, A-netting, air pads,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175487
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance rock climbing accessibility. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Corporations, and Groups for Community Programs in Eligi...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, corporations, trusts, funds and operating foundations to improve the quality of life for residents in eligible regions. Funding is intended for a range of program and activity areas. Eligible counties are Hampden and Hampshire.

GrantWatch ID#: 177469
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Grants to USA Children of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Recreat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine arts, camps, tutoring, drivers education, high school b...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

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 First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935
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In-Kind Grants of Sports Equipment to USA Schools to Develop Fitness, Coordination, and Moto...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools to provide students with a fun and unique sports experience that promotes the development of motor skills, fitness, sequencing, patterning, concentration, and focus, as well as ambidexterity and hand-eye coordination. The grant consists of a 30-set Speed Stacks Sport Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161037
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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
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Environment, Youth Saf...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind product donations to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in states in which the funding source does business for programs focusing on youth safety, community development, and environment and land access. Funds is intended for trail development and maintenance projects, safety and educatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 163434
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Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705
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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
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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
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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 Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 165072

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
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Deadline Ongoing

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GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to Worcester, Massachusetts Nonprofits and Faith-Based Institutions for Human Services

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Worcester, Massachusetts nonprofit and faith-based organizations for programming and capital support. Organizations should send a letter of inquiry or make a telephone inquiry before applying. Focus areas include culture, education, healthcare, and social services. Focus area details include: - Culture: ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 173895
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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 Boston, Massachusetts Individuals and Groups to Assist Children with Disabilities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $250 to $1,000 to Greater Boston area, Massachusetts individuals and groups for assistance to children and families in need. Priority funding is intended for applicants who work with children with learning disabilities, autism, processing disorders, and developmental delays. Grants will be...

GrantWatch ID#: 174969
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Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Groups, and Organizations for Projects that Encourage Clean and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofit organizations, boating clubs, and student groups for unique projects that educate about and promote safe and clean boating. Funding is intended to encourage positive behavior changes within in the boating community and recreational boaters. The Foundation is most interested in fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 175528

In-Kind Grants to USA Coaches and Instructors for Handball Equipment for New Players

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to qualified USA coaches and instructors to equip new handball players with eye guards, balls, and gloves. Funding is intended to foster the development of new handball players and to respond to emerging local interest in the sport.

GrantWatch ID#: 176810
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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, Canada, and International Organizations for Programs Related to Youth Softbal...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to increase access and participation in softball and baseball for youth under the age of 20. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding may be used for softball and baseball programs, relevant capital projects, and educati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547