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Massachusetts Workforce Development Grants:  124 Workforce Grants for Massachusetts.

Grants to assist veterans, youth, displaced workers, and immigrants to enter, remain and advance in the workplace. Find grants to provide programs for career education, career training, solve workforce shortage, promote workforce health and workforce development grants.

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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and IHEs for Programs that Train Scientists for Careers

Deadline 03/06/18

Grants ranging from $30,000 to $50,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits, IHEs, professional societies, and advocacy organizations for projects that prepare scientists-in-training for stable, fulfilling careers, and that have the potential for affordable large-scale deployment. Helping trainees understand, acquire, and demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 167630

Grants to International and USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for STEM Educatio...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to International and USA nonprofits and government agencies, including schools, in multiple states for programs that promote success in STEM subjects. Applicants must first contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Programs will focus on studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to USA Artists to Support Innovative Projects and Career Development

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA artists representing a wide range of creative disciplines to support projects and career development activities. This program seeks to provide capital support to artists embarking on creative, adventurous, and risk-taking initiatives. In addition to financial support, artists will receive targeted advisory se...

GrantWatch ID#: 152012

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Humanities Professional Development for Educators

Deadline 02/22/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to host humanities programming for teachers and IHE faculty during the upcoming summer term. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by January 25 and February 8. Applicants may hold humanities institutes and seminars t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178151

Fellowships to USA Professionals to Address Health Challenges and Health Care Policy for Agi...

Deadline 04/16/18 Conference Date: 02/26/18

Fellowships to USA and territories professionals in a range of disciplines to participate in a year-long, hands-on program addressing health challenges facing aging populations. This program offers fellows the content, skills, and experience to be able to provide policy solutions and address health care system barriers. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179606

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18 Conference Date: 02/27/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to Greater New Bedford, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Literacy and Workforce Developme...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Greater New Bedford, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to promote family literacy and workforce development. Funding is intended to help vulnerable residents build the skills needed to reach their educational and employment goals. The funds totaling $100,000 will support workforce develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 141189

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs that Promote an Understanding of the Agricultural Coop...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA organizations for programs and projects that educate the public on the value of agricultural cooperatives. Funding is intended to promote leadership development by supporting projects that advance the agriculture-based cooperative business model by incorporating new technology, developing new curriculum or h...

GrantWatch ID#: 178697

Grants to Eastern Massachusetts Nonprofits for Housing, Human Services, and Community Develop...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Eastern Massachusetts nonprofits for human services, housing, and community development programs and projects that benefit residents in communities the funding source serves. Funding is intended to support proposals that address the following priorities: Human Services: For organi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180782

Awards to USA Individual Member Veterans for Farming and Agriculture Business Assistance

Deadline 03/01/18

Awards ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA individual veteran members for financial assistance in continuing a career in farming and agriculture. Funding is intended for veterans with an agricultural business already in operation. Applicants must have a desire to continue to serve others and make a positive impact on the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167041

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

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Healthcare Professionals and Educators for Contribut...

Deadline 03/01/18

Awards of $10,000 to recognize USA, Canada, and International healthcare professionals and educators who have made significant contributions to the fields of patient care or health education through the development or implementation of new technologies. Special consideration will be given to applications demonstrating imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 173710

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research Gifted Children and Youth

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International PhD or graduate-level researchers who are affiliated with an accredited educational institution. Funding is intended for innovative research projects and programs that foster the understanding of gifted children and youth. Applications will be accepte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175915

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 Multiple USA States and Puerto Rico Nonprofits and Agencies for Emergency Response...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 to multiple USA states and Puerto Rico EMS agencies, law enforcement agencies, public safety organizations, and nonprofits to improve emergency response capacity. Funding may be used for the purchase of life-saving equipment, support of military, disaster relief, scholarships and cont...

GrantWatch ID#: 179675

Grants to USA Nonprofit and Governmental Museums for Capacity Building and Staff Development

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and governmental museums to improve capacity to serve public audiences. Applicants are advised to allow at least two weeks to complete the online registration process. This program supports professional development activities involving various departments that wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 180756

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Education, Health, and Economic Development in the Gr...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts new and existing nonprofits in the greater Boston area for programs in the areas of education, health and wellness, housing and neighborhoods, jobs and economic development, and arts and culture. Funding is also available for programs that cater to seniors and individ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182035
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Grant to a USA or Canada Vascular Surgeon Scientist to Support Fundamental Research

Deadline 03/02/18

Grant of $50,000 per year over three years to a USA or Canada vascular surgeon scientist who demonstrates potential in the field. The recipient will devote a significant amount of time to fundamental vascular research over a long-term period. It is the intention of this award to enable the recipient to qualify for independ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165309

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

Grants and Fellowships to USA Theaters and Artists for Theater Programs for Children and You...

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants and fellowships of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit theater companies and individual artists for theater programs for children and youth and K-12 education programs that integrate drama and theater. Funding may be used for equipment, travel expenses, and new initiatives and original plays. Eligible applications may com...

GrantWatch ID#: 177612

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 04/05/18 Conference Date: 03/06/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support touring performances by US-based artists at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals. Funding is intended to support performances by exemplary artists and ensembles represe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Fellowships to USA Published Writers for Career Advancement in Creative Writing

Deadline 03/07/18

Fellowships of up to $25,000 to USA individual writers demonstrating literary excellence in prose or poetry to dedicate time for writing, travel, research, and general career advancement. Applicants are advised to register in the online grants system and apply well in advance of the deadline. Applications are currently inv...

GrantWatch ID#: 178745

Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Bereaved Youth for Organizational Development Projects

Deadline 04/05/18 Conference Date: 03/07/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations serving bereaved youth and their families for organizational development activities. It is highly recommended that applicants attend the March 7, 2018 webinar. Funding is intended to help organizations enhance their overall operations, efficiency, and capacity. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173693
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Tribes, and Native Organizations to Preserve Cultu...

Deadline 03/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $90,000 to USA Indian tribes, Native Hawaiian organizations, Alaska Native colleges, and museums for the collection and documentation of cultural items. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take several days to complete. Program Background Information an...

GrantWatch ID#: 178708
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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 Russia Professionals for an Exchange Program to Develop Projects in Enviro...

Deadline 03/12/18

Grants of up to $1,200 plus funds for travel and logistics to USA and Russia individual professionals to develop and implement projects in the areas of social inclusion for individuals with disabilities and flora and fauna. Selected participants will travel to the counterpart country for a 14-21 day period to learn new ski...

GrantWatch ID#: 181801

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Train Humanities Scholars to Use Digital Resources

Deadline 03/13/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments to train humanities scholars to use digital and technological resources. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by February 13 and February 27. The purpose of this program is to enhance the research and dissemi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179159
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Obtain Faculty Appointments at I...

Deadline 03/15/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals within seven years of completing a doctorate degree in any field for the opportunity to work as faculty at an Israeli IHE. Funding is intended to cover salary and research-related expenses over a three-year period at any of the following academic institutions: - ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167430

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Enhance K-12 Education and Promote Professional Development for ...

Deadline 10/15/18 LOI Date: 03/15/18

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative programs to improve the quality of K-12 education. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry by March 15. Priorities for grantmaking include proposals related to school and curriculum reform initiatives, and opportunities for professional development for...

GrantWatch ID#: 169070

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 03/15/18

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 for Projects that Benefit Older Adults, Ages 65 and Above

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 03/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for innovative projects that benefit older Americans (ages 65 and above). Funding is specifically intended to support proposals that focus on the areas of advocacy, direct services, education and training programs for professionals working with the elderly, and/or research to identify the causes of...

GrantWatch ID#: 180281

Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 03/17/18

Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The fellow will work part-time at the Funding Source’s Washington, DC office and participate in the Philanthropy and Social Innovation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296
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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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Grant to a USA or Territories Organization to Conduct a Research Study on Postsecondary Educ...

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 03/19/18

Grant to a USA or territories organization to conduct a research study on the long-term impact of enrolling in nonaccredited post-secondary education. Letters of inquiry are due March 19, 2018. The research is intended to investigate the efficacy of non-accredited, non-portable post-secondary education programs such as boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183138

Grants to USA Higher Education Teachers for Professional Development in Media Disciplines

Deadline 03/30/18

Grants to USA postsecondary media educators to participate in a professional development opportunity. The selected faculty members will receive a stipend and hands-on internship placements with cable systems, TV stations, cable or broadcast networks, or program distributors. The goal of this program is to improve teaching ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165567
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Award to a USA Korean-American Artist in Recognition of Outstanding Works of Art

Deadline 03/31/18

Award of $15,000 to a USA or territories individual artist of Korean descent to support and recognize excellence in the visual arts. The intention of this award is to enable artists to realize creative endeavors, encourage, nurture, and enhance artistic accomplishments, and acknowledge the presence of outstanding Korean-Am...

GrantWatch ID#: 167754
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services benefitting communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community development, and affordable housing. All request...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391
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Grants to USA Flute Players to Develop Musical Skill and Support Professional Development an...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA flute players for specific projects that improve their skill, ability, or capacity or that achieve an objective that will affect professional development as a flutist or flute educator. Applicants must plan to pursue a career as a flute educator or flutist. Examples of such projects are: -...

GrantWatch ID#: 182863
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Promote Economic Development

Deadline 04/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for community and economic development in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164494
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 04/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote education in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 175974
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Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Study Foundry and Pottery Crafts at...

Deadline 04/01/18

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International individual artists working in all disciplines to explore the practice of foundry and pottery at an arts center in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. The purpose of this residency is to provide artists with technology, resources, and materials to explore new processes, ideas, and perspective...

GrantWatch ID#: 180688
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations for Community Projects

Deadline 05/02/18 LOI Date: 04/02/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA Indian Tribes and Tribal organizations for evidence-based practices and interventions that strengthen communities. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit an LOI by April 2, 2018. Support will be provided in the form of operating expenses and volunteers from a national service organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 170343

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Jewish Young Adults for Fellowships to Learn about ...

Deadline 04/08/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International young Jewish college graduates to attend a fellowship in Israel and learn about the Israeli government. Applications are invited from motivated young adults for a program that combines internships in government ministries and related organizations with Hebrew language stud...

GrantWatch ID#: 167768

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 04/11/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 04/15/18

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
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Projects that Improve Classroom Instruction

Deadline 04/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 per year for up to three years to USA K-12 public and private school teachers and teams of teachers for projects that provide opportunities for teachers to improve classroom instruction. Eligible projects are those that integrate creative strategies that encourage critical inquiry and demonstrate ob...

GrantWatch ID#: 179604

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 04/20/18

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 04/30/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Children and Families, the Environment, and Disenfranchi...

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Programs should address issues affecting children and families, the environment, and disenfranchised groups. Specifically, Singing for Change looks for groups that...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499