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Massachusetts Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students:  38 Awards Grants for Massachusetts.


Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
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Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Universities for Innovative Programs that Integrate ...

Deadline 02/21/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and Territories nonprofit organizations and universities for programs that synthesize K-12 STEM education and environmental stewardship and sustainability. Applicants must register online in advance of the deadline. The purpose of funding is to increase the impact of existing inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 168077

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students for Compelling Videos on the Effects of Pop...

Deadline 02/22/18

Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 - 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three global issues: advancing women and girls, feeding 10 billion, or preventing poll...

GrantWatch ID#: 177778

Grants to USA Investigators for Research in Food and Sustainable Agriculture

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA investigators and faculty members at eligible institutions for continued food and sustainable agriculture research. Funding is intended to help noteworthy individuals advance research and their careers in the above fields. Applicants may be nominated by IHEs, research institutions, nonprofit organizations, or...

GrantWatch ID#: 167764

Awards to USA PreK-12 Educators and School Staff for Innovative and Inspiring Teaching Methods

Deadline 02/28/18

Awards to USA PreK-12 classroom teachers, school staff, and homeschool educators who demonstrate innovative educational methods. These awards are intended to recognize teachers who inspire their students to challenge the rules and take risks, who demonstrate how to be collaborative and empathetic, and teach the value of le...

GrantWatch ID#: 177403

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Community through the Buil...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has made significant contributions to community development through architecture and design of the built environment. Nominations will also be considered for a team of individuals for a single body of work. Nominees could include, but are not limited to, public offici...

GrantWatch ID#: 177781

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Improving PreK-12 Learning through T...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in technology implementation efforts within schools. Please note that this award is designated for individuals who are not PreK-12 teachers, but are otherwise involved in PreK-12 education. Award judges will use the followi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178141

Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-12 Teacher for Use of Technology to Enhance Le...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-12 teacher to recognize the outstanding implementation of technology as a means to enhance learning. This award will be given to an individual who can demonstrate successful lessons and a passion for teaching. Award judges will use the following selection c...

GrantWatch ID#: 178179

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Young Educator for Using Technology to Enhance Lear...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International educator (age 35 or younger) to recognize outstanding work to enhance education through the implementation of technology. The selected recipient will have made a notable impact on education, and actively shares ideas and uses his or her professional learning network ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178180

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Policy for the Use of Tech...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding commitment to promoting the use of technology in education. The selected recipient will have demonstrated policy advocacy at the international, regional, state, or local level. Nominations are encouraged for those who are passionat...

GrantWatch ID#: 178181

Award to a USA, Canada, or International School System for the Use of Technology to Enhance ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International school system to recognize the outstanding use of technology to enhance education. Nominees can be organizations such as school boards, educational organizations, school districts, and secretariat of education. This award category has two areas of focus: - Widesp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178182

Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-2 Teacher for Innovative Uses of Technology in...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-2 teacher to recognize efforts to enhance education by bringing technology into the classroom. The selected awardee will have demonstrated a passion for education and active engagement of students in innovative learning projects. Award judges will use the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178183

Awards to USA K-12 Public School Teachers for Excellence in Environmental Education

Deadline 03/01/18

Awards to USA and territories K-12 public school teachers to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental education. Applications are invited from teachers who use innovative approaches to teaching environmental concepts, or who use the environment as an educational tool. The White House Council on Environmenta...

GrantWatch ID#: 138628

Award to USA or Canada Individual for Contributions to High School Astronomy Education

Deadline 03/01/18

Award of $500 to a USA or Canada high school astronomy teacher or educator to recognize outstanding contributions to astronomy education. Candidates for this award demonstrate outstanding commitment to planetarium or classroom-based education, including the training of other educators. This award is designed to honor t...

GrantWatch ID#: 149963

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Healthcare Professionals and Educators for Contribut...

Deadline 03/01/18

Awards of $10,000 to recognize USA, Canada, and International healthcare professionals and educators who have made significant contributions to the fields of patient care or health education through the development or implementation of new technologies. Special consideration will be given to applications demonstrating imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 173710
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Awards to USA Music Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Music Education

Deadline 03/15/18

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA K-12 and college music teachers to recognize their outstanding commitment to music education and positive impact on their students. Nominations may be submitted by teachers, parents, community members, administrators, and other individuals. The winner will be flown in to attend the 60th A...

GrantWatch ID#: 158180

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Explaining Mathematics to the Public

Deadline 03/15/18

Awards of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals who explain mathematical ideas to non-mathematical audiences on a continuous basis. Previous awards have been given to individuals who have explained the concept of mathematics through doodles on YouTube, through TV series, and through their books.

GrantWatch ID#: 160649

Awards to USA Teachers of First through Fourth Grades for Classroom Lessons that Incorporate...

Deadline 03/15/18

One award valued at $3,000 and awards valued at $750 to USA teachers of first through fourth grades for incorporating a children's book series into the classroom curriculum. The winning entries will be judged on how well the children's book series was used to teach subjects such as history, math, and science. One grand...

GrantWatch ID#: 177747
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Awards to Recognize USA Middle and High School Teachers for Law-Related Educational Programs

Deadline 03/15/18

Awards of $1,500 to honor and recognize USA teachers in public and private middle and high schools for their significant contributions in the area of law-related education. Three awards will be presented to eligible teachers who have developed educational programs that have: - Furthered the understanding of the role of...

GrantWatch ID#: 180153

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 03/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671
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Award to Recognize a USA or Israel Nonprofit Staff Member for Contributions to the Advancemen...

Deadline 03/19/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA or Israel staff member of a nonprofit organization, in recognition of innovative contributions to advancing the status of women and girls in Israel or the United States. The Award recipient must use the $2,500 for professional development. In addition, there will be an award of $500 that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179940

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/18

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students on this subject. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their name to the school library, an invitation to parti...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Awards to Recognize USA PTAs for Excellence in Promoting Inclusion and Eliminating Discrimina...

Deadline 03/31/18

Awards of $1,000 to honor and recognize USA state, district, council, regional, and local PTAs that have demonstrated excellence in efforts to eliminate discriminatory practices and to promote inclusion and diversity. The following types of PTAs should apply for funding: - PTAs with proven efforts in welcoming diverse ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158082
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Award to a USA Korean-American Artist in Recognition of Outstanding Works of Art

Deadline 03/31/18

Award of $15,000 to a USA or territories individual artist of Korean descent to support and recognize excellence in the visual arts. The intention of this award is to enable artists to realize creative endeavors, encourage, nurture, and enhance artistic accomplishments, and acknowledge the presence of outstanding Korean-Am...

GrantWatch ID#: 167754
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Exceptional Dedication to Improving...

Deadline 03/31/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize extraordinary efforts to improve the lives of children. Recipients must have an NGO, nonprofit, or charity organization devoted to the cause of providing exceptional services to children. Nominees must be available to participate in the a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178778
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Holocaust Research and Writing

Deadline 04/01/18

Award to a USA, Canada or International individual for scholarly research and writing on the Holocaust. Only books containing new research on the Holocaust, or its antecedents and aftermath, will be considered. Research accuracy, methodology, scholarship, literary merit, originality, and importance of the research topic ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 170921
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Awards to USA K-6 Teachers for Excellence in Science and Mathematics Education

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 04/01/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA teachers for outstanding mathematics and science instruction in grades K-6. Nominations are due April 1. The purpose of this award is to honor teachers who have developed and implemented high-quality instructional programming that enhances student learning and is informed by knowledge of content. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180026
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Awards to USA and Canada Medical School Faculty to Recognize Contributions to Medical Educati...

Deadline 04/06/18

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA and Canada medical school faculty members to recognize significant contributions to medical education. Awards are intended to provide national recognition to gifted individuals who have distinguished themselves in the field of medical student education.

GrantWatch ID#: 159929
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Fellowship to a USA Medical School Assistant Professor to Address Inequality in Healthcare or...

Deadline 04/06/18

Fellowship award of $15,000 to a USA assistant professor at an accredited medical school for a project addressing racial or ethnic inequality in healthcare or medical education. The fellowship recipient will be a junior faculty member who demonstrates leadership potential in addressing inequity in medical education and hea...

GrantWatch ID#: 159930
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Awards to USA Public Libraries and Schools for Outstanding Community Programs that Encourage...

Deadline 04/15/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and in-kind donations of books to USA public libraries and schools to recognize outstanding work in implementing creative community-based programs. The Foundation is seeking to reward programs that encourage locals to engage in and support reading initiatives that will bring together libraries with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174835

Prizes to USA Schools for Participating in an Environmental Milk and Juice Carton Reuse Cont...

Deadline 04/16/18

Prizes valued at $1,000, $2,500, and $5,000 to USA preK-12 schools for competing in a nationwide recycling contest to repurpose juice and milk cartons. Entries will be judged on the student’s creativity in repurposing cartons from the cafeteria to enhance or build a school garden. Educators may use this opportunity to en...

GrantWatch ID#: 178027
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Awards to USA and Canada Educators in Eligible Regions to Recognize Published Works that Prep...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada language arts educators in eligible regions to acknowledge published research-based works that promote the development of English Language Arts teachers. Eligible works may be from any educational level, scope, or setting. Studies eligible for consideration are those published between January 1, 20...

GrantWatch ID#: 166852
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Awards to USA Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise Educa...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards of $7,500 and one award of $15,000 to recognize outstanding USA K-12 and college educators who have brought creativity and passion to their classrooms as they teach students about entrepreneurship and the free enterprise system. These awards will be given to teachers at the elementary, junior high school, high scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 177419
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Awards to Recognize USA and Canada Psychologists for Significant Contributions to the Field o...

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada psychologists, ages 65 years old and up, in recognition of a distinguished career and enduring contribution to the field of psychology. There are four categories for these awards, each recognizing a different aspect of contribution to the field. Award Categories: 1. Gold Medal Award for Life...

GrantWatch ID#: 159518

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Massage Therapy Students for Research Papers on Cli...

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards of $1,500, $2,000, and $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International massage therapy students for research papers on clinical interventions with one client. The research must be done with the help of a supervisor. The awards are intended to help students develop research skills by conducting their own research case repor...

GrantWatch ID#: 183077

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Training Program or Sport Psychologist for Importan...

Deadline 12/31/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International training program or sport psychologist for consistent and meaningful contributions to training and education in the field of excercise and sport psychology. This award may also be used to acknowledge a singular contribution to the field. The Awards Committee will consider a wide...

GrantWatch ID#: 159523

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Children's Advocacy, Medical Research, Education, and Arts Prog...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, children's advocacy, medical research and initiatives, and the arts. Priority is given to proposals that involve specific projects with distinct goals, and grants that will have a notable impact and make a material difference. Program areas in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155284

Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072