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Grant to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, IHE, Agency, or Tribe for Research on Management Progr...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grant to a USA nonprofit or for-profit agency or organization, IHE, state, tribe, or tribal organization for research projects to develop and implement disease management programs for individuals with traumatic brain injury. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 188269

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Communities in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended to support projects that enhance the quality of life for local residents and promote the unique character of the local community. Priority is given to nonprofits serving Woods Hole and Falmouth area communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 168639

Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Projects that Support Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that provide direct services to veterans and their families. Funding is intended for services such as life skills, job transition, legal support, therapy animals, homeless support, financial readiness, social support, and programs for female veterans.

GrantWatch ID#: 184725

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children in Eligible Cities

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit children aged 18 or younger. Eligible regions include Seattle, Washington; Detroit, Michigan; Los Angeles, California; Dallas, Texas; Boston, Massachusetts; Atlanta, Georgia; Orlando and Miami, Florida; Cincinnati, Ohio; Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota; Sa...

GrantWatch ID#: 186982

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Meet the Needs of Underserved Resi...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to meet the basic human needs of underserved residents. Grants are intended for general operating support or program and project expenses. Funding is intended to support programs in the focus areas of education; food, agriculture and nutrition; health; hou...

GrantWatch ID#: 153454

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Improve the Quality of Life...

Deadline 05/01/20 LOI Date: 04/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Massachusetts nonprofits, public agencies, and individuals for projects, programs, and capital improvements that enhance the quality of life for residents of Williamstown. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Program areas include health and human services, cult...

GrantWatch ID#: 158846

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs in the Areas of Basic Needs, Capacity Buildi...

Deadline 04/01/20

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.

GrantWatch ID#: 161656

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Health, Human Services, Arts, Cul...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs related to the environment, education, arts and culture, health, and human services. Programs that address women's issues or individuals living with AIDS are of particular interest, but areas in which the Advisory Board has special know...

GrantWatch ID#: 174466

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for community development, human services, veteran and military support, education, cultural affairs and diversity, and health. The funding source currently operate...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to Massachusetts and Rhode Island Nonprofits for Economic Development, Education, and...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Massachusetts and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations to promote social and economic wellbeing in eligible communities. First-time applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Program areas include education, financial literacy, housing, and economic developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 177149

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve Access to Therapeutic Massage...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to provide therapeutic bodywork and massage to marginalized groups. Funding is also intended to provide massage services in places where it is not yet available. By providing massage services and therapy, grant recipients will help...

GrantWatch ID#: 178262

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligible Areas

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community benefit programs in eligible areas. Program areas include youth development, health and human services, community and economic development, and arts and culture. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in Ipswich, Rowley, Topsfield, Middleton, Salem, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179712

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of education, historic preservation, arts, music, and culture, and charitable causes. Requests will be considered from organizations that are based in o...

GrantWatch ID#: 180056
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Grants to USA Researchers for Studies to Improve the Care and Quality of Life of the Elderly

Deadline 06/24/20 LOI Date: 04/06/20

Grants to USA researchers for projects to benefit the elderly in long-term residential facilities. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to the full application. Funding is intended to support research studies that can improve the care and the quality of life for seniors in nursing homes, assisted living, and other co...

GrantWatch ID#: 167815
NEW

In-kind Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Support Gardening Initiatives

Deadline 04/06/20

In-kind grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support gardening initiatives. Grantees will be awarded gift cards and supplies. Funding is intended to promote food security, healthy eating, sustainable food sources, neighborhood beautification, and community agricultural and environmental education.

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

Grants to USA Investigators for Small Research Projects on Medical Issues Affecting Women

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of $25,000 to USA MD and PhD investigators at accredited academic institutions or nonprofit medical research institutions for short-term, small research projects related to medical issues that affect women. Funding is intended to support studies that demonstrate promise for enhancing medical care in leading women’...

GrantWatch ID#: 183486

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs and Events to Increase the Vibrancy and Heal...

Deadline 04/07/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs and events that increase the vibrancy and health of the Jewish community. Funding is intended for specific projects that enhance the community and for capacity building initiatives to allow effective delivery of an organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 171307

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Organizations, Local Governments, and Associations to Re...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants and in-kind donations to USA local governments, downtown associations, parks and recreation areas, business improvement districts, and other organizations to reduce waste and debris from cigarette usage. In 2020, the Funding Source will focus on three primary types of intervention. Applicants will have the opportuni...

GrantWatch ID#: 185463

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

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for community and economic development programs within a wide range of focus areas, which enhance the quality of life of individuals and families in eligible communities. Funding is intended to benefit underserved communities that are served by the funding source and in which...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185

Grants to Massachusetts Public School Staff, Nonprofits, and Agencies for Educational Progra...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Massachusetts school employees, nonprofits, town departments and agencies for high-quality educational or cultural learning projects. Applicants requesting over $10,000 must submit a concept paper. The Foundation will consider applications for educational or cultural learning projects that will benefit the Westwo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178973

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 04/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can apply in five areas: science and health, applied technolog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions to Improve the Quality of Life of Loca...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects that strengthen the community and improve the quality of life for residents of every age. Funding is intended for capital expenditures, including the acquisition or renovation of equipment or property, or for operating expenses of specific pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180085
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Military and Veteran Families

Deadline 04/21/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and private volunteer groups for creative and innovative programs that improve the quality of life for military service members and their families. Funding is intended for projects that benefit veterans, individuals in the reserves, active duty, or National Guard.

GrantWatch ID#: 180314

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Agencies, Nonprofits, and Businesses to Address Nee...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International government agencies, nonprofit organizations, businesses, and academic institutions to address the needs of female residents of low- and middle-income countries. Funding is intended to support the development of affordable, safe, discreet, and innovative feminine hygiene products.

GrantWatch ID#: 188400

Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and for-profits in multiple states for programs, activities, and events to positively benefit local residents in areas where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for opportunities for diverse groups to come together and get involved in their local area to:

GrantWatch ID#: 188041

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs and Activities that Benefit Loc...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit and faith-based organizations and municipalities in eligible regions to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support programs and services within the focus areas of mental health, substance abuse, housing, childcare, transportation, seniors, and diversity...

GrantWatch ID#: 147877
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Public Institutions for Community Services

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and public institutions for community services in eligible regions. Focus areas include health and human services, community development, workforce development, education, housing, the environment, and the arts. Organizations must be located in or serving Fra...

GrantWatch ID#: 161608
NEW

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

Deadline 05/01/20

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
NEW

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits to Increase Clean Syringe Access for Drug Users

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for programs that increase access to clean syringes. Funding is intended to enhance the health of individuals affected by drug use. These programs will offer education, free of cost sterile syringes, and community wrap-around services to reduce transmis...

GrantWatch ID#: 176562

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects that focus on strengthening communities, developing l...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Education, Human Services, and Health for the Underse...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits for quality education, human services, and health programs that benefit underserved populations. Organizations that serve underserved populations in the city of Lynn and the North Shore will be given special consideration. Funding may be requested for both general operating support and pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 179455
NEW

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of over $25,000 to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. Pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, and Teachers for Community Benefit, Science Edu...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $8,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, schools, and teachers for programs in the areas of the environment, community benefit, and science education. Please note that certain funding areas have geographic restrictions. Preference will be given to projects that may not otherwise have the necessary f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180787

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs and Events to Strengthen...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs and events to strengthen the Jewish community. Funding is intended for capacity building to allow better service delivery and for specific projects to improve communities in the North Area communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 180788
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Residents with Visual Impairments in...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and charitable entities for services and programs that enhance the quality of life of residents with blindness or vision impairments in eligible regions. Grant funds may be used to support programs or capital expenditures related to programs or services. Appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 188256

Grants to USA Tribes for Community Building Efforts

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to USA tribes for community building efforts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Focus areas include education, substance abuse, workforce expansion, and veterans and military families. Funding is intended to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170343

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services that Benefit Military Members, Veterans, a...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to promote emotional healing, and to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce.

GrantWatch ID#: 182067
NEW

Grants to New Hampshire and Massachusetts Nonprofits to Address Community Needs in Eligible ...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to New Hampshire and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to address local community needs. Program areas include education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for local residents. Eligible applicants are located in New Hamps...

GrantWatch ID#: 185070

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Quick-Action Projects to Improve Communities

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for quick-action projects to improve local communities. Funding areas include transportation, public spaces, housing, smart cities, and other community elements. Applications are invited for projects that will help the community become more livable. AARP wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 185431

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Education, Human Services, and Health Programs

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs focused on education, human services, and health care. Funding is intended to support initiatives that benefit underserved populations. Special consideration is given to organizations that serve the people of Southbridge and its surrounding co...

GrantWatch ID#: 146732
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Recreational Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended to support individuals with disabilities in recreational activities, such as facilities, registration fees, housing, and equipment.

GrantWatch ID#: 153362

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits and Schools for Programs that Benefit Local Commu...

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants to USA and International nonprofit organizations and public educational institutions in eligible regions to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support programs and services in the areas of arts and culture, environment, education, and civic engagement.

GrantWatch ID#: 178218
NEW

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Empower Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 06/16/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for projects and programs that benefit disadvantaged youth residing in inner-city areas of the state. Funding is intended to increase the range, depth, and number of positive learning opportunities available to materially disadvantaged young people living in the cities an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179704

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community services and civic projects that address the needs of local residents. Funding is intended to enhance the cultural atmosphere and improve the quality of life for residents in the city of Brookfield,

GrantWatch ID#: 169965
NEW

Grants to USA Doctors, Nurses, NICU Staff, and Institutions to Address the Needs of Families ...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA doctors, nurses, and other staff members involved with the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) staff, as well as any institutions directly supporting NICU(s) to support families. Funding is intended to help make the experience of having a child in the NICU easier. Previous funds have supported...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs That Address the Needs of Low- and M...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in cities and communities served by the funding source. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthen communities by promoting affordable housing, revitalization, the arts, and the environment. The go...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Capital Expenses

Deadline 07/01/20

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
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 07/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that will improve the lives of local residents. Funding is intended to assist organizations in supporting resourceful communities. Past grants have funded elementary and high schools, universities, museums, youth shelters, hospitals, and more.

GrantWatch ID#: 181473

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Local Reside...

Deadline 07/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that benefit underserved populations. Funding is intended for projects and activities within the focus areas of education, human services, and health care. Funding is available for both general operating support and program support; capital re...

GrantWatch ID#: 181572