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Massachusetts Grants for Youth:  177 Youth/Out-of-School Youth Grants for Massachusetts.

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Educational Research Projects

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for high-quality, innovative research to improve educational practice. Funding is intended for research projects that span the life course from early childhood to adult learning, as well as those that focus on contexts outside of school. The Lyle Spencer ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158435

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Capital Expenditures to Improve Organizational Capaci...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits in the Greater Boston area or gateway cities to support one-time capital projects that will strengthen organizational capacity. Preference will be given to organizations working in the areas of human services, health, youth development, and economic mobilit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177471

Grants to Massachusetts Schools and School Districts for Programs to Help Homeless Students ...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to Massachusetts schools and school districts for programs that encourage homeless children and youth to be enrolled in school, attend school, and have the opportunity to succeed academically. The following are three grant program purposes: 1. Support Services: to address the basic and ongoing needs of homeless s...

GrantWatch ID#: 181130

Grant to USA K-12 Teachers to Purchase Materials for the Classroom

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants of $2,500 to USA K-12 teachers for projects to enhance the quality of classroom education. Please note that teachers must be nominated prior to entering the contest; self-nominations are allowed. Winners will be decided during a public voting period. The winning teachers will receive a grant for the purchase of clas...

GrantWatch ID#: 157852

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipment, and Upgrade Technology

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA K-12 public schools, charter schools, and nonprofit parent-teacher groups to enhance school resources and facilities. Funding may be requested for technology upgrades, facility renovations, tools for STEM programs, and safety improvements. Preference will be given to requests tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176770

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 09/28/18

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Letters of intent are due by January 26. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement of soccer fields. Safe Places to Play trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328
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Grants to USA PreK-12 Teachers for Educational Arts Programming to Benefit Students Who Lear...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA educators of grades Pre-K through 12 to help advance innovative programs that incorporate the arts into educational programming. Funding is intended to support programs that work to effectively use the arts as a learning tool in teaching children who learn differently.

GrantWatch ID#: 170095

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

Award to a USA School or Youth Group for an Outstanding Garden Project

Deadline 09/30/18

Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have impacted the lives of the children and the community in which they live.

GrantWatch ID#: 173076

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Nutrition, Education, Health, and Housing Services

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of arts, culture, humanities, food, agriculture, nutrition, education, and youth development. Preference will be given to programs and organizations focusing on the areas of food, education, health, and housing and shelter programs. Requests for gene...

GrantWatch ID#: 179448

In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and International Museums to Inspire PreK-8 Children in STEM E...

Deadline 09/30/18

In-kind grants valued at up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums for the creation of a Maker Space area where PreK-8 children can tinker, play, and invent using a variety of materials. Funding is intended to create a space with incorporated STEM education which will inspire children to create and explore. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184174

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Health, Social Justice, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 02/15/19 LOI Date: 10/01/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for community services. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Organizations must operate within Essex, Middlesex, or Suffolk Counties. Funding is intended for projects in education, social justice, human services, and healthcare.

GrantWatch ID#: 138242

Grants to USA, Canada, and International University Students and Staff for Research Related ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International university students and faculty members to conduct research projects that focus on understanding the psychological and behavioral aspects of injuries among children and adolescents. Funding is specifically intended for research that relates to the prevention of inju...

GrantWatch ID#: 140392

Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, r...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531
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Award to a USA or Canada Mathematician for Outstanding Contributions to K-16 Math Education

Deadline 10/01/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada pure or applied mathematician to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of education for K-16 students. Nominations should cite the candidate’s past or current contributions to math education, which may include, but is not limited to: -Developing or assessing the K-16 ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 160652

Grants to MetroWest Boston Area, Massachusetts Nonprofits for PreK-12 Learning and Arts Educ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits in the MetroWest Boston/Lincoln area for projects related to general education and arts education, and to develop arts education scholarship programs. Funding is intended to support specific programs or projects that can demonstrate measurable outcomes. The Foundation has two areas of...

GrantWatch ID#: 160754

Grants to Westwood Area, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, for Educational Programs on Teen ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Westwood area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, schools, individuals, and community organizations for inspirational educational programs that address the mental health struggles of teens. Funding is intended for programs that benefit teens and their families, as well as school and community service staff. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162217

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children an...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for programs and services in multiple states and provinces that will benefit children, youth, and local communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that will empower young people and have a significant and measurable impact on residents. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 174062

Grants to USA Teachers in Multiple States for Projects and Materials that Foster Success in ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA teachers working full-time in any state, excluding Colorado, Oregon, Idaho, Arkansas, Washington, and Kansas. Funding will be provided for a wide range of projects or materials that will improve student learning. This can include, but is not limited to, books, software, calculators, math manipul...

GrantWatch ID#: 174127

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 Engage Students in Educational STEM and Energy Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that provide students with the opportunity to learn about current and future energy challenges. Students in grades 6-12, college, or university will engage in educational projects that will enhance their understanding of science and technolo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175118

Grants to Greater Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Address Inequality through Arts, Educa...

Deadline 10/01/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 175271

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 10/01/18

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

Grants to Winchester, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Health, Social Services, and Community Enr...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Winchester, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and services assisting the elderly, youth, students, and individuals with mental or physical disabilities. Funding is intended to support nonprofits that are dedicated to enriching the community and providing health and social services...

GrantWatch ID#: 177118

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547

In-Kind Grants of New Children's Books to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas

Deadline 10/01/18

In-kind grants worth up to $800 to USA public libraries and tribal libraries in rural areas to acquire brand new, high quality, hardcover children's books. Recipients will be able to choose which books are best suited for their community from a list of over 500 books, including award-winning and star-reviewed titles from e...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Empower Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 10/02/18

Grants generally ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for projects and programs to benefit disadvantaged youth residing in inner-city areas of the state. The funding is intended to enable organizations to offer youth an increased number, variety, and depth of positive learning experiences. The Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 179704

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

Grants to USA Government Agencies to Develop Strategies to Effectively Reduce Gang Violence

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, including tribal governments and law enforcement agencies, for the development of programs to reduce gang violence. Funding is intended to reduce and prevent violence throughout communities, thus creating safe communities for families to live. The Gang Suppression Plann...

GrantWatch ID#: 184001

Grants to USA Law Enforcement and Government Agencies for Programs to Reduce Gang Recruitmen...

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA and territories law enforcement agencies, local government agencies, and tribal governments for the development and implementation of programs to reduce gang recruitment of unaccompanied youth. Funding is intended to reduce violent crime and victimization of alien youth and children. Unaccompanied alien ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 184003
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Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Educational Edible Garden Projects

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 10/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA and territories and Canada K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations to support new or existing educational gardens. Requests must be for an edible garden that incorporates growing vegetables, fruits, grains, or herbs. Priority will be given to projects that benefit schools in communities with limite...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Projects Related to Education

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of education projects operating inside or outside the USA with a particular interest in supporting underserved populations and the creative use of technology. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible before the deadline. Typically, grants are awarded to new or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156301
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life for Residents of the Town ...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants of up to $500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that address the needs of residents in the Town of Sandwich. Funding is intended to support projects and programming in diverse areas including education and the arts, health, community development, human and aging services, youth, and the environm...

GrantWatch ID#: 182198
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Promote Responsible Forest Management

Deadline 10/09/18

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits to support sustainable forest management and to involve communities in efforts to build understanding of the value of forests and biodiversity. The research generated by these projects is intended to assess conservation values and improve forest management. There are two types of gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 175540
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Awards to Recognize USA Nonprofits for Efforts to Expand Access to Health Care for the Unders...

Deadline 10/10/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to recognize excellence in increasing oral or medical health care access for the underserved. Priority will be given to nonprofits that focus on expanding health care for children and youth (birth to 18 years). Applicants are required to demonstrate that their submitted pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175400

Grants to Millbury, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Educational and Recreational Programs for Yo...

Deadline 10/12/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $1,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for recreational and educational programs and projects that benefit youth in Millbury. Programs that focus on aspects of agriculture, the environment, animal life, and horticulture are especially encouraged.

GrantWatch ID#: 153073
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Awards to USA Teen Artists for Career Development in a Range of Artistic Disciplines

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and additional benefits to USA young artists (ages 15-18) to recognize and support achievement in the following disciplines: visual arts, dance, photography, voice, jazz, classical music, writing, theater, design arts, and cinematic arts. In addition to the cash awards, artists will receive training...

GrantWatch ID#: 157814
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/13/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
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Grants to USA Schools, Nonprofits, and Churches for Nature Education Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA schools, nonprofit places of learning, churches, and nature centers for projects that promote an appreciation of nature by using or developing natural landscapes and native plants. Funding is intended to cover the costs of seeds and native plants. Wild Ones is looking for project...

GrantWatch ID#: 152640
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to Chatham, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Increase Quality of Life

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations that increase the quality of life for residents of Chatham. Priority will be given to organizations that address the environment, children's needs, hunger, and other social needs, such as economic security, transportation, healthy aging, and housing. The Chatham Fund supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 168417
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Individuals to Preserve and Research North American ...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and individuals for the preservation and archiving of music and other recorded sounds that are representative of North American heritage. Funding is also available for scientific research projects related to the impact of music on the human con...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543
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Awards to USA Student Teams (Grades 6-12) for STEM Projects that Address Environmental Issues

Deadline 10/15/18

Prizes of $10,000, $15,000, and $30,000 to USA teams of students in grades 6 through 12 for submitting winning projects that offer creative solutions to environmental concerns in the areas of land and water, and air and climate. Topics can address the issues of pollution, deforestation, biodiversity, global warming, or wat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182107
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Domestic Violence Shelters to Offer On-Site Pet Housing

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that provide emergency shelter to domestic violence victims to offer pet housing to beneficiaries. This grant seeks to fill critical funding gaps to enable domestic violence shelters to provide co-sheltering options for survivors and their pets. Grants may be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182244
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Fellowships to USA Individuals to Develop Projects Addressing Criminal Justice Issues and Re...

Deadline 10/22/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that catalyze change and advance reform on issues related to the criminal justice system. The fellowships are intended to mitigate the harmful impact of current criminal justice policies on communities, families, and individuals in the United States. Fellowships should involve...

GrantWatch ID#: 161096
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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/22/18

In-Kind Grants of $200 in the form of gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots &...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 10/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Strengthen Local Communities i...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and in-kind grants valued at up to $250 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs that address local community needs where the Funding Source operates. Funding is intended for organizations that are working to address local issues, commit to fostering community development, and a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175961