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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats t...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA Tribal Governments Agencies and Native-Led Nonprofits to Improve Food Systems i...

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants of up to $32,000 to USA Tribal government agencies and Native-led nonprofit organizations for projects that improve the food systems available to Native populations. Proposed initiatives should operate in Native American, Native Hawaiian, or Alaska Native communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 187330

Grants to USA IHEs for Research Training Programs Related to Rehabilitation and Disabilities

Deadline 01/21/20

Grants to USA institutions of higher education for advanced research training programs that improve multidisciplinary rehabilitation and disability research. Funding is intended for research training that will enhance outcomes for people with disabilities in the domain of community living and participation. The program is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187432

Grants to USA Nonprofits,Tribal Organizations, Agencies, Hospitals, and IHEs to Improve the Li...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit, faith-based, and tribal organizations, agencies, hospitals, and IHEs to improve the lives of older people and those with disabilities by preventing falls. Funding is intended to address falls using a a multi-faceted approach and a comprehensive strategy, including a combination of clinical and comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 187505

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribal Organizations, Agencies, IHEs, and Hospitals to Promote Sel...

Deadline 01/29/20

Grants to USA nonprofit, faith-based, community-based, and tribal organizations, and agencies, hospitals, and IHEs for programs to promote the self-management of chronic diseases among individuals with disabilities and older adults. Funding is intended to foster networks that promote programs in chronic disease self-manage...

GrantWatch ID#: 187507

Grants to USA Individuals to Write Nonfiction Humanities Books for a General Public Audience

Deadline 02/05/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA individual authors and scholars for writing nonfiction books that promote a deep understanding of the humanities for a broad readership. Applicants are advised that required online registration may take several weeks. Funding is intended for well-researched, humanities-based books that explor...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribal Organizations, Agencies, Hospitals, and IHEs to Implement C...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit, faith-based, community-based, and tribal organizations, agencies, hospitals, and IHEs for programs that help communities reduce falls and fall-related risks among older adults and those with disabilities. Funding is intended to implement, promote access to, and increase sustainability of, evidence-...

GrantWatch ID#: 187506

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribal Organizations, Agencies, IHEs, and Hospitals for Chronic Dis...

Deadline 01/29/20

Grants to USA nonprofit, faith-based, community, and tribal organizations, and agencies, hospitals, and IHEs for community-based programs that promote self-management of chronic diseases among older adults and those with disabilities. Funding is intended to address behavioral health and chronic pain through the implementat...

GrantWatch ID#: 187508

Grants to Massachusetts Cultural Nonprofits and Agencies for Operational Support

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of $7,000 to Massachusetts arts nonprofits and cultural organizations affiliated with nonprofits and government agencies for operational support. Applicants are advised to begin the application process at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Eligible programs and organizations are those that offer cultural program...

GrantWatch ID#: 167959

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

Deadline 01/29/20

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 complete required registrations prior to applying. The program is intended to increase the a...

GrantWatch ID#: 166867

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve Capacity to Respond to Gender-Based Crime

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve criminal justice response to gender-based assault and domestic violence. Funding is intended to support coordinated community responses to hold offenders accountable and serve victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assau...

GrantWatch ID#: 139621

Grants to USA Tribal Governments to Respond to Violent Crimes Affecting Women

Deadline 02/26/20 LOI Date: 01/24/20

Grants to USA Tribal governments to address violent crimes against women within the criminal justice system. Funding is intended to promote the coordinated efforts of tribal criminal justice systems and victim service providers to ensure victim safety and offender accountability. Funding for FY2020 is for both new and con...

GrantWatch ID#: 178039

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Self-Sufficiency for Ind...

Deadline 01/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop technology and procedures that help promote self-sufficiency for individuals with disabilities. Special emphasis is placed on individuals with severe disabilities. Funding is intended to maximize full inclusion and integ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178040

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on the Inclusion of In...

Deadline 01/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for research projects on the integration and inclusion of individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended for research activities that address issues such as family support, independent living, and social and economic self-suffi...

GrantWatch ID#: 182648

Grants to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations for Programs to Assist Women Victims of Crime

Deadline 02/12/20 LOI Date: 01/22/20

Grants to USA tribes and tribal organizations for crime prevention programs and assistance for girls and women. Applicants must complete required registrations at least several weeks prior to the application due date. Funding is intended to support programs and services to create, maintain, and expand sustainable sexual a...

GrantWatch ID#: 150586

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Mitigate Crimes Against Older Women

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and eligible service providers to mitigate crimes against older women. Applicants are advised that required pre-application registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support programs and services to end abuse ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151755

Opportunity for Massachusetts Individuals to Incorporate the Arts in Community Affairs in El...

Deadline 01/22/20

Opportunity for Massachusetts individuals to utilize the arts to contribute to community and civic affairs in eligible regions. Participants will work collaboratively with funding source staff to improve and bolster local initiatives and develop ways to make artistic social practice a part of government and community work....

GrantWatch ID#: 187815

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Housing Services for Victims of Gender-Based Crimes

Deadline 02/06/20 LOI Date: 01/22/20

Grants to USA and territories tribes, government agencies, states, and nonprofit organizations for housing services for victims of gender-based crimes. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that assist victims with housing, employment, and in...

GrantWatch ID#: 167203

Opportunity for USA Local Agencies to Participate in an Environmental Sustainability Program

Deadline 01/31/20

Opportunity for USA local agencies to participate in an environmental sustainability program. In-kind support includes training and technical assistance to impact climate change and to promote urban sustainability. Through the program, local agencies will receive guidance, training, and mentorship with the goal of receivin...

GrantWatch ID#: 187740

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Provide Services to Victims of Assault in Minority Communities

Deadline 02/12/20 LOI Date: 01/28/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations serving minority communities to provide culturally appropriate services to victims of gender-based assault. Funding is intended to develop, maintain, and expand culturally appropriate and sustainable services that address the special needs and obstacles of victims of se...

GrantWatch ID#: 178274

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

Deadline 01/31/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182035

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Crime Victim Services to Minority Communities

Deadline 02/12/20 LOI Date: 01/23/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development and implementation of services to minority and underserved victims of domestic and gender-based violence. Funding is intended to support coordinated community responses that hold offenders accountable and serve victims. New and continuation applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 178271

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Services to Female Victims of Violence

Deadline 02/12/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that provide culturally focused services to women victims of domestic and sexual violence. Funding is intended to support organizations that offer services for victims of stalking, sexual assault, dating violence, and domestic violence. The program also supports the devel...

GrantWatch ID#: 132681

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Municipalities for Community Programs to Imp...

Deadline 02/21/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and municipal institutions for community-based programs to improve cardiovascular health. Funding is primarily intended to support organizations that have not previously received support through this program. CCH-funded programs use...

GrantWatch ID#: 165178

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Implement STEM Education Programs

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, K-12 schools, and institutions of higher education partnering with learning centers for STEM education programs. Funding is intended to support the implementation of learning experiences taking place in both classroom and outdoor settings that enhance wate...

GrantWatch ID#: 187607

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for an Exchange Program with High School Students from Mexi...

Deadline 01/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education to conduct student exchange programs. Funding is intended to bring high school students, between the ages of 15 and 17, to the United States from Mexico for a program that will focus on community service, civic education, and youth leadership develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 187454
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Creative Solutions to Everyday Problems

Deadline 02/14/20 Conference Date: 01/22/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states served by the Funding Source for innovative approaches to problem-solving. Funding is intended to promote a culture of inclusion, create the next generation of storytellers, support youth education, and encourage community engagement. The goal of the program is to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 182854

Grants to USA and Russia Organizations and IHEs for Bilateral Projects to Address Mutual Soc...

Deadline 01/23/20

Grants to USA and Russia organizations and IHEs for bilateral projects to address mutual social concerns. Projects must include organizations from both counties. Funding is intended for projects that improve the quality of life for residents in both countries.

GrantWatch ID#: 187614

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Address Environmental and Health Challenges in Unders...

Deadline 02/07/20 Conference Date: 01/23/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and tribal organizations to address environmental and public health issues impacting underserved communities. The long-term goals of the program are to help strengthen communities with concerns related to environmental justice and to create self-sus...

GrantWatch ID#: 140174

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Connecticut Nonprofits for Programm...

Deadline 03/20/20 LOI Date: 01/24/20

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations for programs to address the needs of the aging population. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for workforce development, health and wellness, purposeful engagement, and field ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177716

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Rhode Island Nonprofits to Promote ...

Deadline 03/20/20 LOI Date: 01/24/20

Grants to Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations for activities that strengthen community inclusion for older adults. A Letter of Intent must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support activities that lead to age-friendly communities and address barr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177721

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Out-of-School Programs for Underserved Youth

Deadline 01/24/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide out-of-school programs for underserved middle school students. Funding is intended to help students make the transition into high school, and to support youth from communities struggling with substance abuse. Funding is intended for summer and after school programs. Programs...

GrantWatch ID#: 182832

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Benefit Underserved Communities

Deadline 04/01/20 LOI Date: 01/25/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181397

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Community Reading Programs for Events that Promote Books a...

Deadline 01/29/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories community reading programs to host events that promote books and community engagement. Funding is intended for events that use a book to encourage participants to engage with reading material and with fellow community members. Selected organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 187206

Grants to USA Nonprofit Entities to Improve Health in Rural Areas

Deadline 03/12/20 Conference Date: 01/29/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit entities representing healthcare provider consortiums or networks to improve health in rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Funding is intended to improve access, delivery, and quality of care through the application of...

GrantWatch ID#: 187633

Awards to USA Journalists for Excellence in Public Service Journalism

Deadline 01/30/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize outstanding commentary or investigative journalism that serves the common good. Nominees should demonstrate strong storytelling skills, reportorial excellence, and social justice impact. The contest is open to journalists and subjects globally, although work must have been i...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619

Grants to USA Organizations and Artists to Create and Release New Music

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA organizations and individuals for a broad range of music-related projects. Eligible projects are activities that release new music through a recording or a live performance. Preference is given to funding artists directly for their work, such as creating, engaging, and performing. Please note...

GrantWatch ID#: 178453

Prizes to USA High School Student Teams for Projects that Address Societal and Environmental...

Deadline 01/30/20

Prizes to USA high school student teams for product designs that offer solutions to societal and environmental problems. Participating teams of grade 9 to 12 students will design an innovative product to address issues in areas such as transportation, safety, healthcare, nutrition, security, recycling, sustainable transpor...

GrantWatch ID#: 185075

In-Kind Grants of Books to USA Agencies and Institutions to Encourage Reading Among Children...

Deadline 01/31/20

In-kind donations of books to USA agencies and institutions to encourage reading among children and youth. The reading books are intended to enrich the lives of children in homeless shelters, preschool programs, charter schools, underfunded libraries, and other community organizations. Eligible applicants such as libraries...

GrantWatch ID#: 149418

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Improve Healthcare for Local Resid...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to improve healthcare for local residents. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of healthcare research, public health improvement, healthcare education and services, and social services for children, adults, and seniors. Projects must take place i...

GrantWatch ID#: 151429

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Meet the Needs of Local Residents

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for initiatives that benefit homeless shelters, people in poverty, senior citizens, and families in need. Funds may be used in the areas of evaluation, program expansion, renovations, new construction projects, capital funding, and more. Prop...

GrantWatch ID#: 162215

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

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York individual students and groups of students in eligible counties for community service activities in foreign countries. Applicants aged 14 to 22 from Northwest Litchfield County, Connecticut; Berkshire County, Massachusetts; and Columbia, Millbro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177710

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Capital Expenses

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for capital expenses. Funding is intended for organizations with a broad range of interests. Funding is also intended to benefit clear community needs and a large region or number of residents.

GrantWatch ID#: 178387

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects to Enhance the Welfare of You...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects aimed to enhance the welfare of infants and children up to age seven. Funding is intended to support research projects in early childhood play and education, early childhood welfare, and parenting education.

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs Related to Arts, Education, Environment, H...

Deadline 03/15/20 LOI Date: 01/31/20

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. Primary support areas include ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847

Grants to USA and International Professionals for Exchange Programs that Address Social Probl...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $1,200 plus travel expenses to USA and International individual professionals for collaborative efforts that address urgent social problems. Collaboration partners must be arranged before applying. Funding is intended to support participation in an exchange program and the subsequent presentation of newfoun...

GrantWatch ID#: 186347

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofit Organizations to Benefit Athol Area Residents

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit older adults throughout the State, and projects that serve Athol area residents. Funding requests for new or special programs and capital projects are preferred. General operating support also will be considered.

GrantWatch ID#: 146738

Award to a USA Library to Recognize Exemplary Community Programming

Deadline 02/01/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA public, special, academic, or school library to recognize exemplary community programming. The purpose of the award is to acknowledge a program that is open to the public, addresses specific community needs, has a measurable impact, and involves active community planning and participation.

GrantWatch ID#: 160147

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Programs to Improve the Local Q...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to benefit communities in which the funding source has a business presence. The Foundation's mission is to enhance the quality of life in communities it serves.

GrantWatch ID#: 164494

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Residents of Wellesley and the M...

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations serving Wellesley and the greater Metrowest area for programs that benefit the community. Past grants have funded various programs areas including education, healthcare, seniors, community, and civic services. The Foundation places particular emphasis is placed on programs th...

GrantWatch ID#: 164569