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Grants to Massachusetts Municipalities and Agencies for the Improvement of Public Infrastruc...

Deadline 08/09/19

Grants to Massachusetts municipalities and other public agencies for capital public infrastructure improvement projects. Additional funding is available to small towns for road and bridge repairs and construction. Funding is intended for projects that accelerate and support housing production, spur private development, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 173689

Grants to Sudbury Area, Massachusetts Youth-Serving Nonprofits for Capacity Building Activit...

Deadline 09/13/19 LOI Date: 08/02/19

Grants to Sudbury area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations serving underprivileged youth for capacity building activities. A Concept Paper must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Eligible organizations must be located in Sudbury or the contiguous communities of Concord, Acton, Hudson, Framingham, Marlborough, Linc...

GrantWatch ID#: 168790

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Integrate Arts and Culture into Social and Ci...

Deadline 08/08/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofits and government entities for collaborative projects that integrate arts, design, and culture into community development initiatives. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that promote systemic changes t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA State Agencies and Service Providers to Expand and Develop Dementia-Capable Ser...

Deadline 08/13/19

Grants to USA and territories state government agencies and community-based private and public service providers to develop and expand dementia-capable home and community-based services. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. All successful applicants are required to dedicate 50% of the total program bu...

GrantWatch ID#: 183745

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

Deadline 08/01/19

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 Nonprofit Community Housing Organizations Serving Rural and Native American Pop...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit community development and housing organizations, Tribes, and Tribal housing entities and authorities serving rural areas to strengthen capacity to implement housing programs for low-income residents. An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 186268

Grant to a USA Tribal Agency, Consortia, or State Agency to Develop a Foster Family Support ...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grant to a USA tribal government, tribal consortia, or state government to plan and implement a model foster family support center. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the development of a program to provide support services in four to six local sites. The Center fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 186196

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Island Nonprofit Community Development and Housing Org...

Deadline 09/09/19 LOI Date: 07/24/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Island nonprofit community development and housing organizations to strengthen capacity and increase their ability to develop and execute housing programs for low-income residents. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 186267

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Address Community Issues in the MetroWest Region

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to address various family and community issues in the MetroWest region. Program areas include housing, transportation domestic violence, aging, mental health and special needs, and outreach and community education for newcomers. The Foundation also seeks prop...

GrantWatch ID#: 173564

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural Programming in the MetroWest Region

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants typically ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to support arts and cultural programming throughout the MetroWest region. Funding may be requested for arts education, performing arts activities, gallery exhibitions, and historic preservation. Through its Fund for the Arts & Cult...

GrantWatch ID#: 173565

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for the Conservation of Local Waters in the MetroWest Regi...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to support and promote the conservation of local waters in the MetroWest region. Funding may be requested for research, advocacy, infrastructure and the inclusion of traditionally under-represented voices. The Foundation for MetroWest especially seeks to s...

GrantWatch ID#: 186017

Grants to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations to Increase Access to Treatment for Opioid Use...

Deadline 08/06/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA tribes and tribal organizations to address the opioid epidemic impacting tribal communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to increase access to culturally-appropriate and evidence-based treatment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183970

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives and organizations that are national in scope. Applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grants to Worcester County, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts, Youth, Environment, Children, ...

Deadline 09/16/19 Conference Date: 07/25/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community projects that benefit Worcester and the surrounding towns and cities of Worcester County. Eligible program areas include arts, environment, and civic life; early childhood development; youth education and development; economic secu...

GrantWatch ID#: 169966

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Services, Education, and Research Related to HIV and AIDS

Deadline 08/23/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a range of programs and projects addressing HIV and AIDS. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding may be requested for HIV and AIDS-related education, research, and care and direct services. Requests from throughout the county are consider...

GrantWatch ID#: 173945

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

Deadline 07/26/19

In-kind services, fundraising opportunities, and cash prizes of up to $3,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to increase fundraising capacity. Matching concessions for organization donors and additional prizes for successful participants will also be provided. The GlobalGiving Accelerator is a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175350

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 10/18/19 LOI Date: 07/26/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application Important chan...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Animal-Assisted Humane Education

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs related to humane education. Funding in the current grant cycle is intended for programs that promote humane education by using animal-assisted activities to nurture empathy, compassion, and respect for living beings. To be e...

GrantWatch ID#: 184881

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 07/29/19

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

Grant to a USA Local Government of a Small Community to Redevelop Commercial Districts and I...

Deadline 07/30/19

Grant to a USA or territories city, county, township, or special district government of a small community (under 50,000 residents) to renovate traditional or historic Main Street areas or business districts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to replac...

GrantWatch ID#: 159643

Grants to USA Tribes, Nonprofits, For-Profits, School Personnel, and Agencies to Integrate S...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit, for-profit, and Tribal child welfare and mental health service providers and school personnel partnering with eligible state agencies to integrate child welfare services for children affected by substance abuse. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of this FOA ...

GrantWatch ID#: 128909

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Youth Development, Social Services, and Educational A...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects and programs to address health and human service needs in communities served by the Funding Source. Special consideration is given to the areas of youth development, education, and social services. Applications will be considered for...

GrantWatch ID#: 156211

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 07/31/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178391

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

Deadline 09/16/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

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

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit to Support People Who are Visually Impai...

Deadline 07/31/19

Grant of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization or charity for services that support people who are visually impaired or blind. Applicants must create an organizational profile prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that provide services that assist individuals with visual impair...

GrantWatch ID#: 182665

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Basic Needs, Capacity Building, and...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits in eligible areas to support low- and moderate-income communities and vulnerable populations in a range of areas. Funding is intended for programs in education and basic needs, as well as organizational capacity building. The Basic Human Needs Program funds projects a...

GrantWatch ID#: 161656
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Grants to Massachusetts, Kansas, and Missouri Nonprofits for Environment, Women, Children, a...

Deadline 10/01/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts, Kansas, and Missouri nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the greater metropolitan areas of Kansas City and Boston. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Program areas include environment, elder ser...

GrantWatch ID#: 171170

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

Deadline 08/01/19

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 USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible States for Programs Related to Ed...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, hospitals, government agencies, religious institutions, veterans organizations, and volunteer fire departments in eligible states for community benefit programs. Funding is intended for programs and projects that focus on the areas of workforce development, education, poverty...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Agencies to Increase Veterinary Care for Underserved...

Deadline 08/28/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs that increase access to veterinary care for underserved companion animals. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to increase health opportunities for under-resourced pets and their peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 185753

Grants to USA Jazz Artists to Conduct Live Performance Tours in Local Communities

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual jazz artists to conduct tours that bring live jazz music to a variety of venues across the country. Funding is intended to support 3-to-6-site touring routes for both emerging and established mid-career jazz musicians who perform solo or play within a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117

Grants to Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Hospitals, Labs, and Agencies for Computer Technolog...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, hospitals, laboratories, and agencies for computer technology projects that promote biomedical research. Funding is intended to support community involvement in the development, growth, and maintenance of open source software for scientific purpose...

GrantWatch ID#: 186430

Grants to USA and Russia Professionals for Exchange Programs Addressing Social Entrepreneurs...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants of up to $1,200 plus travel expenses to USA and Russia individual professionals for collaborative efforts addressing urgent social problems. Funding is intended to support participation in 3-week exchange programs, and the subsequent presentation of newfound knowledge in the participant's home country, focusing on t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186347

Grants to USA CDCs to Support Social Enterprises that Provide Economic Opportunities for Low...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community development corporations to support the development of social enterprises that create business and employment opportunities for low-income families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The Community Development Corporations funded unde...

GrantWatch ID#: 186350

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote Gainful Employment for At-Risk Yo...

Deadline 08/06/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, schools, and tribes to provide pre-apprenticeship services in support of occupational skills training, education, and employment services for at-risk youth between the ages of 16 and 24. Required registrations can take up to four weeks. Parti...

GrantWatch ID#: 128055

Fellowships to USA Native American Leaders to Benefit Indigenous People Living on Reservation...

Deadline 09/13/19 Conference Date: 08/06/19

Fellowships of $50,000 to USA Native American leaders to benefit Indigenous people and their communities in urban areas or on reservations. Funding is intended to support living expenses, conference registration, travel, tuition, equipment, and childcare. This fellowship is intended to support Native knowledge holders a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186227

Award to a USA Individual or Team for an Exceptional Program that Addresses Health Inequities

Deadline 08/09/19

Award to a USA individual or team of individuals to recognize the successful implementation of a program that utilizes systems change to address health inequities. Eligible programs should address one of the following areas: education, income, access to quality care, employment, housing, community environment, and public s...

GrantWatch ID#: 186295
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Grants to USA Government Agencies to Identify and Control Potential Lead Hazards in Housing ...

Deadline 08/09/19

Grants to USA local government units and eligible state and Tribal governments for programs to protect young children (under six years) from lead poisoning. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support comprehensive programs to identify and control lead-based paint hazards in el...

GrantWatch ID#: 186408

Grants to Massachusetts State Universities, Agencies, and Nonprofits to Train Individuals wi...

Deadline 08/13/19

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and state universities and agencies to train individuals with developmental disabilities and their families about housing options, systems, and related support services. Funding is intended to implement activities that support the MDDC's 2017-2021 State Plan Objective #3.1: A...

GrantWatch ID#: 186428

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Projects Serving Public Audiences

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for a range of humanities projects serving the general public. Funding is intended for in-person programs and projects that explore humanities disciplines, including literature, history, ethics, and art history. This program supports projects in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Rad...

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of humanities-related media projects. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations at least two to six weeks before the deadline. The Media Projects: Deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Funding is intended to help communities that are served by the Fund and in which employees reside. Priority is given to: - Organizations and programs that promote and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 08/15/19

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 sourceā€™s service area. Program areas include youth, education, basic human needs, and community programming. The Foundation invites p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180391
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Education, Civic Affairs, and Arts...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in Worcester County and the cities of Marlborough and Framingham to address local community needs. Program areas include education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. The Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for local residents. Fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 185066
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs Related to Human Services, Youth, and Vet...

Deadline 08/30/19 Conference Date: 08/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of human services, veterans, and youth. Funding is intended to provide veterans and the community with basic needs such as housing and nutrition, and to support youth programs aimed at helping youth become contributing members of society. FO...

GrantWatch ID#: 184172
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Community Projects that Promote Healthy Aging

Deadline 09/19/19 Conference Date: 08/22/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island for community programs benefiting senior citizens. Funding is intended to support projects addressing healthy aging as well as issues of significance to older individuals. Tufts Health Plan Foundationā...

GrantWatch ID#: 186028

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Capital Support and Rental Subsidies for Low-Income Elderly Hou...

Deadline 08/28/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and consumer cooperatives to provide capital funding and rental subsidies to develop and operate supportive housing for low-income elderly populations (ages 62 and older). Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 185759
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Assist Human Trafficking Victim...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, local governments, IHEs, and housing authorities to address the human service and housing needs of human trafficking victims and provide technical support to program providers. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. This grant is for two separate programs: the Huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 186409

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/19

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 08/31/19

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