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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, LEAs, IHEs, and Libraries for Adult Education Distance L...

Deadline 12/22/17

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits, local education agencies, libraries, and other organizations that provide adult education and literacy services to support or establish distance learning programs. The purpose of this program is to improve access to, and quality of, educational services available to qualifying adult lear...

GrantWatch ID#: 181895

Grant to a Massachusetts, Nonprofit, IHE, LEA, or Library for Adult Basic Education Programs

Deadline 12/22/17

Grant to a Massachusetts nonprofit, IHE, library, or local education agency for the provision of high-quality adult basic education programs for qualifying adults. These programs must serve qualifying adults who are unable or unwilling to enroll in an adult learning class at a Community Adult Learning Center. The prior...

GrantWatch ID#: 157080

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/17/18 LOI Date: 12/13/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit an Intent to Apply notification by December 13. The mission of CNCS is to improve lives, strengthen communities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Address S...

Deadline 12/21/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and government agencies for ideas and programs that address the issue of social isolation in the United States, and encourage healthy social connections and overall well-being. Funding is intended to support both United States applicants that want to adapt an idea from an...

GrantWatch ID#: 182430

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits for Programs that Aim to Prevent and Reduce Type 2 D...

Deadline 12/20/17

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $60,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits for innovative programs that focus on the prevention and reduction of type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Applicants are strongly advised to attend a webinar held on either November 20 or December 4. Funding will be provided to support community-based ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182394

Grants to USA Nonprofits and LEAs in New England States for Innovative High School Programs

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont local education and nonprofit organizations to support innovative public high schools programs in the New England region. Strong proposals will demonstrate how the program will support students off track to graduate by providing intention...

GrantWatch ID#: 182457

Grants to USA Public and Private Agencies to Improve Care for Youth and Children with Specia...

Deadline 01/16/18 LOI Date: 12/18/17

Grants to USA public and private agencies to enhance the health and well-being of youth and children with special health care needs and their families. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Proposals may address youth transitioning to the adult healthcare system, healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 182470

Grants to Greater Boston Area, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Low-Resource Individuals

Deadline 02/23/18 LOI Date: 12/11/17

Grants of $25,000 to Greater Boston Metropolitan Area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to support programs that benefit low-resource individuals. LOIs are due December 11. Applications are invited from organizations with missions that address one or more of the following: poverty, income inequality, health and wellne...

GrantWatch ID#: 147376

Grants to USA Dental Schools and Dental Education Programs to Increase Care for Patients wit...

Deadline 03/23/18 Conference Date: 12/12/17

Grants to USA dental schools and accredited dental education programs to enhance access to dental health services for low-income, underserved, and uninsured individuals living with HIV. Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend the December 12 technical assistance webinar. Please note that the required registrations may...

GrantWatch ID#: 182503

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Encourage Low-Income Individuals to Buy Fruits and V...

Deadline 12/13/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that promote the purchase of nutritious fruits and vegetables by low-income consumers. Applicants are advised that the required online registration may take up to two weeks to complete. This program offers incentives at the point of purchase for con...

GrantWatch ID#: 163668

Awards to USA Student Teams that Apply STEM Lessons to Solve Real Community Problems

Deadline 02/28/18 LOI Date: 12/13/17

Awards of up to $5,000 to USA and Territories teams of three to four sixth through ninth grade students for projects that use science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to solve real problems in their communities. Through this program, student teams, along with their advisor (i.e., a parent, teacher, coach, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164406

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Literacy Councils for Outstanding Community Engagem...

Deadline 04/15/18 LOI Date: 12/15/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International literacy councils for outstanding achievement in the areas of community engagement, teacher empowerment, and public awareness. An Intent to Participate is due December 15, 2017. The awards are intended to promote education and fight illiteracy in local communities. One award wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 157055

Award to a USA Scholastic Journalism Teacher, Advisor, or Group to Recognize Commitment to C...

Deadline 12/15/17

Award to a USA scholastic journalism teacher, student, media advisor, or scholastic journalism group with a demonstrated commitment to cultural awareness and encouraging a multicultural approach with their student media staff, media production, and/or community. The honoree must be in the forefront in promoting diversity ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159744

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits for the Outstanding Care of Historic Collections and Sit...

Deadline 12/15/17

Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit museums, libraries, and other organizations to recognize outstanding commitment to the care of collections and historic sites or structures. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collections care within a context of a broader mission, which may include research, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161163

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Perform Shakespeare Plays in Middle and High Schools

Deadline 02/08/18 LOI Date: 12/15/17

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit or governmental theater companies to perform the works of Shakespeare for middle- and high-school audiences. The deadline to submit an intent to apply is December 15. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registration at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Each theate...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Breast Cancer Out...

Deadline 12/15/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, and organizations for innovative projects addressing breast cancer education and patient care. Grant categories include conferences, research, community outreach, and education. Projects may take place in the US or abroad. Grant Categorie...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962

Award to a USA Nonprofit or Agency for Outstanding Disaster Preparedness Efforts

Deadline 12/15/17

Award to a USA nonprofit organization or government agency to recognize outstanding efforts in promoting resilient communities. The purpose of this award is to promote awareness of disaster preparedness and to foster discussions on strengthening community response following major disasters and events. Applicants' initi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177151

In-Kind Computer Donations to USA Nonprofits to Improve Services to Underserved Communities

Deadline 12/15/17

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofits to assist in providing services to underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. InterConnection gets people the technology ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 12/15/17

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA Organizations in New England States for Health, Education, Charitable, and Rel...

Deadline 12/15/17

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode, Island, and Vermont organizations for health, education, religious, and charitable purposes. Special emphasis is placed on activities that meet the needs of those affected by life-altering or life-threatening disease or circumstance. Additionally, the F...

GrantWatch ID#: 182473

Grants to Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Community Organizations, and Groups for Neighbor...

Deadline 01/08/18 Conference Date: 12/16/17

Grants of up to $3,500 and supplemental services to Boston, Massachusetts nonprofits, community organizations, and resident groups to improve local neighborhoods. Funding may be requested for a broad range of projects, such as green spaces, streetscaping, and park improvements. Awards will help winning groups purchase ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164063

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth in Need

Deadline 12/17/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that improve the quality of life of those in need. Funding is intended to support programs that provide a second chance to children and young adults (from birth through age 24) during times of hardship. The Foundation's goal is to use the public platform o...

GrantWatch ID#: 178254

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline 02/05/18 LOI Date: 12/18/17

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $15,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for humanities projects serving public audiences. LOIs are due December 18. Consideration will be given to projects in a broad range of formats. Qualifying projects are firmly grounded in the humanities and i...

GrantWatch ID#: 179705
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Educate New Farmers and Ranchers

Deadline 02/08/18 Conference Date: 12/19/17

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for collaborative efforts to deliver mentoring, education, and technical assistance programs to beginning ranchers and farmers. Certain applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applicants are advised...

GrantWatch ID#: 151418
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Grants to Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Hire Local Youth for a Summer Work and Develop...

Deadline 12/29/17

Grants to Boston, Massachusetts nonprofits to hire local teens to work for their organizations during the summer of 2018. Funding is intended to give local teens access to job training and educational financial literacy programs to help them succeed in today's fast-paced economy. As part of the summer experience, youth ...

GrantWatch ID#: 127238

Grants to New York and Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Health, Education, and...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to New York and Massachusetts nonprofits to enhance the quality of life in the communities of Winchendon, MA, and Stamford and Worcester, NY. Funds may be requested in the areas of health, human services, preservation, community enhancement, community service, youth, education, faith-based activities, and public saf...

GrantWatch ID#: 143725

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the Connection Between Americans and the State of Isr...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to strengthen the State of Israel, its connection with the USA, and to foster an affinity between young Jewish students or professionals and the State of Israel. Applicants must contact program staff more than two weeks prior to the deadline to apply in that cycle. The Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Health, Education, and Strong Communities

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to strengthen communities, enhance education, and promote health. Consideration will be given to sustainable programs demonstrating long-term benefit. Funding may be requested to support program-specific expenses rather than general administrative expense...

GrantWatch ID#: 176917

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Change Initiatives that Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for social change initiatives to benefit Jewish women and girls. Funding is intended for programs that address issues in the following impact areas: leadership and education, economic empowerment, and legal advocacy/social justice. Organizations may request specific program support...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953

Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Nutrition Research and Education

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, medical and educational institutions, and faith-based and community organizations for projects in nutrition. Within this area, funding is intended for projects that focus on health implications, education, training, and research. Funding priorities inclu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179636

Opportunity to USA Nonprofits to Engage with Communities and Grow a Donor Base

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations that are working to positively impact communities to gain publicity and connect with donors. Nonprofits will be able to sign up with the funding source’s online directory program and engage with their communities to grow support. Positive Business Directory has a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180482

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

Deadline 12/31/17

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

Grants to Berkshire County, Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Beautification and Res...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits and agencies for beautification and conservation projects in and around Berkshire County. Eligible projects are those that address needs in the areas of gardens, education, civic beautification, conservation, and environmental restoration. Past grants have funded library gardens, a wetlan...

GrantWatch ID#: 182367
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Grants to Sudbury, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools and Agencies for Programs Focusing on Yo...

Deadline 01/01/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 162993
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 01/01/18

Grants to California, 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 th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/18

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Improve Solid Waste Systems in Rural...

Deadline 01/02/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and academic institutions to reduce or eliminate water pollution in qualifying rural areas. This program supports organizations that offer training and technical assistance to improve the management and planning of solid waste sites. Dr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162946
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Improve Health...

Deadline 01/02/18

Grant to a USA, Canada, and International nonprofit, for-profit, IHE, or tribe to address public health challenges in South Sudan, including HIV/AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis. Applicants are advised to ensure the required registrations at least one month prior to the deadline. This initiative also seeks to achieve h...

GrantWatch ID#: 173196
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Grants to USA Organizations for Programs that Assist Deaf and Hearing-Impaired Children and t...

Deadline 02/28/18 LOI Date: 01/02/18

Grants to USA organizations for programs that support deaf and hearing-impaired children and families. LOIs are due by January 2. Priority will be given to projects and programs that share the funding source's vision of the future and that seek to address the needs, gaps, and barriers families face in locating and accessi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177670

Grants to USA Public Libraries to Expand Literacy and Adult Learner Services

Deadline 01/02/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA public libraries in multiple states to improve services for adult learners in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Programs may provide services to adults in need of workforce development and basic education, as well those seeking English language literacy. Applications are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182472
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for Technology to Preserve Cultural Res...

Deadline 01/04/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $40,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and higher education institutions for projects that promote the use of technology to preserve cultural resources. Projects may involve the development or new technologies or the adaptation of existing technologies. PTT Gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162712
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Award to a USA Library or Library System for Outstanding Service Within the Labor Community

Deadline 01/05/18

Award to a USA library to acknowledge outstanding efforts to engage the labor community and bring awareness to the contribution and history of the labor movement’s role in developing the United States. Qualifying efforts include outreach projects targeting local labor unions; significant expansion or establishment of spe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174852
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Awards to USA Jewish Youth to Recognize Outstanding Leadership in Volunteer Service

Deadline 01/08/18

Awards of $36,000 to USA Jewish teenagers (ages 13-19) to recognize outstanding leadership in community service. The award will focus on the candidate’s work with regards to a single volunteer project. This program does not require the project to be targeted at the Jewish community. The deadline to submit a nomination is...

GrantWatch ID#: 177330

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

Deadline 01/23/18 Conference Date: 01/09/18

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
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 01/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Projects Serving Public Audiences

Deadline 01/10/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for a range of humanities projects serving the general public. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by December 13 and December 27. These grants support projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities TV, Film, and Radio Programs

Deadline 01/10/18

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the development of television, radio, and film projects involving the humanities. Applicants are advised to complete or verify the required registrations by December 13 and December 27. The Media Projects program supports ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Assist Military Veterans Seeking Careers in Agriculture

Deadline 02/08/18 LOI Date: 01/11/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for training services and programs to enhance and establish ranching and farming opportunities for veterans. Letters of intent are due January 11. The purpose of this program is to assist returning veterans seeking careers in agriculture while simultaneously supporting ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182599

Grants to Greater Boston, Massachusetts Organizations to Benefit Disadvantaged Teens and Wom...

Deadline 03/13/18 LOI Date: 01/12/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $25,000 to Greater Boston, Massachusetts organizations for programs that positively impact the lives of economically disadvantaged teen girls and women. Letters of inquiry must be submitted electronically by Friday, January 12, 2018. The funding source aims to support socially at-risk teen g...

GrantWatch ID#: 140179

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