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Massachusetts Grants for Minorities:  163 Minorities Grants for Massachusetts.

Grants to nonprofits, schools & government agencies providing minority funding opportunities and for those working to achieve racial equality for minorities.

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

Deadline 08/03/18

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

Deadline 09/07/18 LOI Date: 08/03/18

Grants to Sudbury Area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations serving underprivileged youth for capacity building activities. Concept papers are due August 3. Eligible locations are Sudbury and the contiguous communities of Concord, Acton, Hudson, Framingham, Marlborough, Lincoln, Natick, Maynard, Wayland, and Stow. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 168790

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Awards to USA IHEs to Recognize Outstanding Use of Digital Courses to Promote Student Success

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards to USA higher education institutions to recognize outstanding achievements in promoting student success through the use of digital courses. Consideration will be given to both institutions and faculty teams. Outstanding digital courseware projects inspire innovation, increase access, enable accessibility, support im...

GrantWatch ID#: 183965

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Grief Support Services to Underserved Children and ...

Deadline 07/26/18

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and schools to increase the availability of grief support services for underserved children and youth. The purpose of this grant is to expand programs to support bereaved children and teens who are not currently benefitting from existing services. Target ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173692

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes for Programs to Reduce Violent Crime in Schools

Deadline 07/23/18

Grants to USA government agencies and Indian tribes to reduce the incidence of violent crime by creating school safety training and mental health programs for students and school personnel. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: Among it...

GrantWatch ID#: 183878

Fellowships to USA Retired and Retiring Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 07/24/18

Fellowships starting at $90,000 and an additional project support to USA and territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within state, local, or federal governments. Selected fellows will carry out a project that will advance knowledge and understanding of making effective social and economic changes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Improve Justice-Related Informa...

Deadline 07/25/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs to improve information sharing and technology capabilities within the justice system. Applicants are advised to create or verify required registrations well in advance of the deadline. The purpose of this program is to improve the capabilities of state, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183876
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 03/20/19 Conference Date: 07/25/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must first submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following three goals: lifelong learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA Public Housing Agencies to Assist Families and Youth Who Lack Adequate Housing

Deadline 07/26/18

Grants to USA public housing agencies to provide housing assistance to families and youth between the ages of 18 and 24 who are at risk of homelessness. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Agencies must apply for a minimum of five units. Purpose and Sum...

GrantWatch ID#: 183862

Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits Serving Disadvantaged Students for Personnel Development

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants to USA IHEs and other nonprofit organizations serving disadvantaged students to train staff members and leadership personnel. Priorities include training related to project evaluation, budget and regulatory management, student assessment, financial aid assistance, outreach and recruitment for hard-to-reach populatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 142736

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, Agencies, Tribe, or IHE to Meet the Needs of Refugees

Deadline 07/30/18

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization, government agency, tribe, or IHE to provide a nationwide technical assistance and training resource to meet the needs of refugees. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Executive Summary: The Office of Refugee Re...

GrantWatch ID#: 156127

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits to Promote Economic Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing ...

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants to USA tribes, nonprofit organizations, resident associations, and public housing agencies to promote economic self-sufficiency for Public and Indian housing residents. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Overview: The Resident Opportunity &...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861

Grants to USA State, Local, and Tribal Governments to Enhance Security in Schools

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants to USA state and local governments and Indian tribes to enhance security in schools and on school grounds. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Funding may be used for the following school safety measures: officer training, local law enforcement ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183989

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18 Conference Date: 07/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to USA Agencies to Strengthen the Workforce in Areas Impacted by Opioid Use

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA state governments, tribal governments, and outlying areas to support and retrain workers residing in communities impacted by the economic and health effects of opioid use, overdose, and addiction. Funding will support career services, workforce training, and support services. Successful applications will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183686

Awards to USA Native Artists to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Any Artistic Discipline

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards of $7,500 to USA practicing Native artists to recognize outstanding commitment to the arts, demonstrated by work in any medium, from literary to visual to performing, in both contemporary and traditional forms. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals with a documented affiliation of a United States Tribe (A...

GrantWatch ID#: 183961
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Grants to USA Organizations for Publications Showcasing Emerging or Under-Recognized Visual ...

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA (excluding New Mexico) organizations for publications that promote appreciation and awareness of the contemporary visual arts. LOIs are due March 1. Funding is primarily provided in support of publications and catalogues that showcase exhibitions by under-recognized or emerging ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158627

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

Deadline 08/01/18

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

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

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits in eligible areas to support low and moderate-income and vulnerable populations with basic needs, strengthen the organizational capacity of local nonprofits, and improve educational opportunities for youth and young adults. More details on the funding categories are a...

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

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants 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. LOIs are due August 1. Program areas include environment, elder services, health care, training for the disadvantaged, women’s issues...

GrantWatch ID#: 171170
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Youth through Research on Ineq...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA researchers at nonprofit institutions for investigations into practices and policies that improve the lives of American children and youth ages 5 - 25. Awards are intended to fund research that generates change by contributing to a body of theoretical and empirical knowledge that can improve the lives of youn...

GrantWatch ID#: 179286

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

Deadline 08/01/18

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 Funding Source seeks to...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Music Education

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for programs that provide music education to children and youth throughout the nation. Particular interest is given to organizations that take innovative approaches, operate with a low overhead, and demonstrate collaborative elements in their wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181377
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409

Grants to USA Agencies to Remediate Housing Hazards Related to Lead-Based Paint

Deadline 08/02/18

Grants to USA state, local, and tribal government agencies for comprehensive programs that identify and remediate hazards related to lead-based paint in rental units and owner-occupied housing. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Healthy Homes Supplemental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156426
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Regio...

Deadline 08/31/18 Conference Date: 08/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and government agencies to support food and nutrition programs in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a proposal. Monsanto Fund supports high-...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals to Evaluate Prisoner ...

Deadline 08/06/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals for randomized controlled trial evaluations addressing reentry initiatives for prisoners. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. Overview: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183454

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Develop Organizational Capacity to Offer Hum...

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to build organizational capacity to offer humanities programming. Applicants should confirm or create the required registrations no later than July 25. This program enables capacity building in infrastructure development. Awards aim...

GrantWatch ID#: 151055

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Springfield, Agawam, Chicopee, Feeding Hills, Longmeadow, Westfield, Huntington, East Longmeadow, Ludlow, Holyoke, and Indian Orch...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in Science and ...

Deadline 08/15/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding leadership in the promotion and participation of underrepresented groups in engineering and science fields and careers. This may include African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic men, women of all ethnic and racial groups, and peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 171301
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Gender and Rac...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that promote racial, gender, and economic justice. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit, and are directed by, women and girls. Eligible programs focus on activism, political change, and empowerment. Small and start-up organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172504
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Human Services, Individuals with Disabilities, and Youth

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit human services organizations working with youth and individuals with disabilities. Applications will be considered from organizations that deliver innovative care or are working to develop new models and ideas for doing so. The Foundation supports organizations work...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Increase Healthcare Access for Low-Income Groups

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to increase healthcare access for vulnerable and low-income populations in the state. Preference will be given to programs that provide cost savings for healthcare consumers. The program’s potential for replication or scaling will be taken into consideratio...

GrantWatch ID#: 183985

Grants to USA Researchers to Address the Economic Impact of Changes in the Job Quality for L...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research to address the causes and impacts of the shift in the quality of jobs available for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research on Wealth Inequality

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research addressing the impact of economic inequality on the nation's population. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Studies will address how inequality has affected the political, economic, and social institutions, and the extent to which increased inequality has affected equali...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations to Increase Access to Treatment for Opioid Use...

Deadline 08/20/18

Grants 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. This program is intended to address the opioid crisis by increasing access to culturally-appropriate and evidence-...

GrantWatch ID#: 183970
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Grants to Massachusetts Emergency Service Providers to Improve Urgent Response for Behaviora...

Deadline 08/22/18

Grants to Massachusetts emergency service program providers to improve the delivery or urgent behavioral health care services within the state, with an emphasis on low-income and vulnerable populations. The purpose of this grant is to identify current gaps in the system and improve linkages in the continuum of care. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 183986
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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Workplace Safe...

Deadline 10/26/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, agencies, IHEs, school districts, and faith-based organizations for innovative academic certificate and training programs in disciplines related to worker safety and health. LOIs are due August 26, 2018. This program will support high-quality academic training prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 162724
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial and Banking Literacy for Vulnerable Populations

Deadline 12/14/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide consumer education or information, or financial literacy or education. Applicants must submit an LOI before submitting a full application. A special emphasis is placed on issues related to large financial institutions, basic banking, access to financial services, retail bank...

GrantWatch ID#: 166138
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Grants to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, Camps, and JCCs for Innovative Community Projects

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, camps, and Jewish Community Centers for innovative projects that create positive community change. Funding is intended to support projects that are distinct and unique to the organization, new and at an early stage of development, and scalable and significant. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 181754
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Low-Income Housing Projects

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in multiple states to improve or create existing housing projects for low-income families from all populations, including new immigrants, mentally or physically disabled individuals, emancipated youth, families headed by a single individual (may be a parent; gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 174152
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

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
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Artists and Writers Who Are Parents to Recognize Ar...

Deadline 08/31/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and writers who have children under the age of 18 to recognize creative excellence. This program evaluates artistic merit based on the strength of the applicant’s portfolio. The awards provide unrestricted cash funding, and recipients may use the funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 175490
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, and Human Services Programs f...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits for programs that support underserved populations in the areas of education, health care, and human services. Priority is given to medical research, medical aid organizations, and institutions of higher learning. Grant requests for general operating support are strongly encouraged. Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 146744
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Arts Organizations to Support Visual Artists' Professional and C...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit and arts organizations, museums, and cultural institutions for projects that support visual artists' needs and contribute to their creative and professional development. Funding is intended to support initiatives such as exhibitions, regranting, catalogs, curatorial programs at museums, and artist r...

GrantWatch ID#: 173516
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for Mobile Libraries Serving Disadvantaged ...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for a mobile lending library serving underserved youth. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool through 8th grade. The bookmobile grant program p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779