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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

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

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Develop and Implement Value-Based Health C...

Deadline 02/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, tribal organizations, public organizations, and faith-based organizations to develop and implement value-based health care initiatives in rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 184839

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

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Projects Addressing Critical Needs in the Greater Bos...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts new and existing nonprofits in the greater Boston area for innovative programs addressing critical needs and challenges in local communities. Organizations supporting individuals with physical disabilities or seniors are especially encouraged to apply for an Open Door...

GrantWatch ID#: 182035

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Research Addressing Community Health, Climat...

Deadline 04/03/19 LOI Date: 02/08/19

Grants to USA and territories public and private nonprofits, tribal governments, academic institutions, and agencies for research focused on community health, health equity, and climate change. Applicants must submit a preliminary proposal to be considered for this grant. Funding is intended to support research into a rang...

GrantWatch ID#: 184997

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Public Organizations, and Tribal Agencies to Increase Legal Service...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, Territorial organizations, Tribal governments and organizations, and publicly funded organizations to increase legal services available for victims of gender-based violence. Applicants must initiate required registrations two weeks before applying. The Legal Assistance for Vict...

GrantWatch ID#: 166867

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Studio Space and Professional Supp...

Deadline 02/19/19

Residencies of $1,500 and $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists to provide studio space in Boston’s historic South End neighborhood, as well as creative and professional support. The residencies are intended to develop the artists' focus on public engagement and dialogue. Jurors will select one ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155283

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island Nonprofits for Programs that Addres...

Deadline 03/29/19 LOI Date: 01/23/19

Grants to Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts community organizations and health centers for programs that address the needs of the aging population. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Programs may be in the areas of workforce development, health and wellness, purposeful engage...

GrantWatch ID#: 177716

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island Nonprofits to Benefit Seniors and V...

Deadline 03/29/19 LOI Date: 01/23/19

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island nonprofits for projects that promote community inclusion for senior citizens and vulnerable populations. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Consideration will be given to projects carried out by community leaders working with multip...

GrantWatch ID#: 177721

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 03/01/19 Conference Date: 01/23/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit and for-profit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for programs and activities that address the focus areas of education and training, culture, animal therapy, fitness and health, social ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553

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

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181397

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 01/28/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 01/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Improvements to Local Football F...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in multiple states to enhance the safety, accessibility, and quality of local football fields within the funding source’s market areas. Consideration will be given to projects serving low and moderate-income neighborhoods. The fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 171731

In-Kind Grants of Youth Exercise Equipment to USA Schools to Implement Morning Exercise Prog...

Deadline 01/31/19

In-kind grants of youth exercise equipment to USA schools. Interested applicants are required to register as "active schools" prior to applying. The equipment is intended to be used to implement a morning exercise program designed by the funding source. Each kit includes bands, charms, tracking system, sound systems, ropes...

GrantWatch ID#: 171862

Grants to USA Organizations and Individual Artists to Support the Creation and Release of New...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $15,000 to USA organizations and individuals for a broad range of music-related projects. Funding is intended for any activity that entails new music being released through a recording or a live performance. The Fund is especially interested in paying artists directly for their work, whether tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 178453

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 03/15/19 LOI Date: 01/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Priority areas include arts, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Awards to USA Public, School, and Academic Libraries to Recognize Excellence in Cultural or ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Awards of $5,000 to USA public, school, and academic libraries to recognize exemplary cultural or thematic library programming that addresses specific community needs, has a measurable impact, and involves active community planning and participation. An eligible cultural/thematic program is one that features the humanitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 160147

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Public Agencies in Eligible Towns for Health, Communit...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and public schools located in, or serving residents of, Framingham, Natick, and surrounding towns. Funding will be provided for programs and projects that focus on the areas of workforce development, health and human services, housing, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 161608
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

In-Kind Grants of Marketing and Branding Services to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofi...

Deadline 02/01/19

In-kind services to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for branding development, marketing strategies, website design, and creative services. The goal of the program is to help charitable organizations strengthen their marketing and branding efforts through: - Brand assessment and development - Ide...

GrantWatch ID#: 174265

In-Kind Services, Fundraising Opportunities, and Cash Prizes to USA, Canada, and Internationa...

Deadline 02/01/19

In-kind services, fundraising opportunities, and cash prizes of up to $3,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to increase fundraising capacity. This opportunity provides eligible nonprofits with a training curriculum that will teach them how to maximize their online fundraising potential. Nonpr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175350

Grants to Greater Boston Area, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Girls and Young Women

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Greater Boston, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and activities that benefit girls and young women between the ages of eleven and twenty years old. Eligible regions in the Greater Boston area includes Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett, Lynn, Malden, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 177029

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of Hampden and Hampshire Counties

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for residents in Hampden and Hampshire counties. Prospective applicants must prequalify prior to submitting an application. Proposals may be in the areas of youth development, education, health, arts, religion, environment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177469

Grants to Metro Boston Area, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Promote Self-Sufficiency for Econom...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to Metro Boston, Massachusetts nonprofits for programs that improve the lives of economically disadvantaged individuals and families. Eligible programs are those that strengthen and promote the learning and skills that lead to greater self-sufficiency. The Foundation seeks to support ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177475

Grants to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York Students from Eligible Counties for Peace ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants generally ranging from $500 to $1,500 to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York students in eligible areas that are planning on working and living in a community abroad to help promote international peace and justice. Students living in Northwest Litchfield County, Connecticut, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177710

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

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

Deadline 02/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178387

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible States for Education, Literacy, ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, hospitals, government agencies, religious institutions, and volunteer fire departments in eligible states for community benefit programs. Particular focus will be placed on the areas of education, literacy, and low-income initiatives and solutions. The goal of the Entergy Cha...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applicants that address ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and LEAs in New England States for Innovative High School Programs

Deadline 02/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182457

Grants to USA Cooperatives to Support Community Projects and Develop Agricultural Leaders

Deadline 02/01/19

Matching grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA cooperatives to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4-H and FFA programs and grain engulfment and fire ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 02/04/19

In-Kind Grants of $200 gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended to support service campaigns for animals, people, and the environment. Successful applications will demonstrate elements of service learning, youth leadership, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theaters and Individual Theater Artists to Promote Equality and Dive...

Deadline 02/05/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit theaters, collaboratives, and individual theater artists for children's theater initiatives that promote racial equity, inclusion, and diversity. Funding is intended to support groundbreaking projects that develop new concepts, engage underserved communities, and have a meaningful im...

GrantWatch ID#: 177889
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Law-Related Programs to Benefit Underserved Populatio...

Deadline 03/08/19 Conference Date: 02/07/19

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits to provide civil legal services to low-income persons and improve the administration of justice. Funding is intended to provide essential assistance to the disadvantaged to address legal issues including housing, domestic violence, child advocacy, immigration status, family law, discrimin...

GrantWatch ID#: 163694
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Private Schools, and IHEs for Programs in Education, Hea...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits, private schools, universities, and religious organizations for projects and programs that benefit the residents of Pioneer Valley. Applicants must participate in a group session or scheduled phone call before applying. The Pioneer Valley includes the counti...

GrantWatch ID#: 169808
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
NEW

In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and Mexico Regional Authorities and Agencies for Smart Techno...

Deadline 02/15/19

In-kind support and resources to USA, Canada, and Mexico government agencies and regional authorities to participate in a large-scale smart technology program to improve urban areas. Funding is intended to give cities the technological resources and support services needed to create sustainable communities that will benefi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177843
NEW

Grants to Cambridge, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Activities that Address Community Needs

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants starting at $5,000 to Cambridge, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that address homelessness, hunger, and other community needs. Funding may be used for focused programs and projects, launching creative initiatives, building organizational capacity, and/or fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180237
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities within the funding source’s service area. Program areas include youth, education, basic human needs, and community programming. The Foundation invites p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180391

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits and Schools and Russia NGOs for Programs to Expand US-...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, schools, and for-profit organizations and Russia non-governmental organizations for innovative projects to expand cooperation and communication between the United States and Russia. Funding may be used to promote collaboration in cultural and professional areas ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185107
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Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 02/18/19

Grants averaging $250 to USA artists to support creative projects. Funding is intended to assist with expenses such as recording studio time, performances, art supplies, exhibits, project-related expenses, and residencies. This grant is open to artists of any discipline. Artists may also apply for community service proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 184176
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Opportunity for USA Individuals to Participate in a Public Health Leadership Development Pro...

Deadline 02/20/19

Opportunity and stipend of up to $20,000 per year to USA and Territories individuals affiliated with qualifying institutions to participate in a leadership development program addressing public health issues in the United States. Additional funds of up to $35,000 will also be available for activities related to the impleme...

GrantWatch ID#: 179172

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Hire Graphic Designers to Promote The...

Deadline 02/22/19

Grants of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to hire graphic designers to help promote their mission. Graphic designers will submit a video entry on behalf of a nonprofit they believe in. Videos will be judged on the design’s creativity, feasibility, and idea impact. The Design for Good ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178558
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underserved Communities

Deadline 04/11/19 Conference Date: 02/27/19

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underserved populations. Applications are invited for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of arts programming that emphasize the potential of the arts in community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

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

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Eastern Massachusetts nonprofits for human services, housing, and community development programs that benefit residents in communities served by the Funding Source. Funding is intended to support proposals that address the following priorities: Human Services: For organizations th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180782