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158 Community/Economic Development Grants for Massachusetts

Grants to encourage community economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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Grants to USA Agencies to Increase the Availability of High-Speed Internet

Deadline 08/15/22 LOI Date: 07/18/22

Grants to USA and territories government agencies to increase the availability of high-speed internet, particularly in areas with limited or no access. Applicants must submit a letter of intent and complete required registrations prior to submitting a full proposal. Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 203358

Grants and Cooperative Agreements to USA Agencies, Tribes, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian...

Deadline 07/12/22

Grants and cooperative agreements to USA and territories agencies, Indian Tribes, Alaska Native entities, and Native Hawaiian organizations for programs to increase access to high speed internet. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks...

GrantWatch ID#: 203354

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribes, Nonprofits, and Utility Companies to Improve Internet Infras...

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants to USA and territories state agencies, political subdivisions, Tribes, nonprofits, electric utilities, utility districts and cooperatives, technology and telecommunications companies, and partnerships to improve internet infrastructure. Applicants must complete ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203356

Grants and Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, Corporations, and Individuals for Proje...

Deadline 10/31/22 LOI Date: 07/18/22

Grants and cooperative agreements to USA and Compact Free Associations nonprofit organizations, corporations, and individuals for research and development projects related to U.S. fisheries. An initial-stage proposal is required prior to the submission of the full prop...

GrantWatch ID#: 186128

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Workforce Development Programs Benefitting BIPOC Communities

Deadline 07/31/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for workforce development programs. Funding is intended to support organizations that focus on learners and workers from BIPOC communities. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to racial equity. Priority will be given to progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 204152

Awards to USA Small Businesses to Recognize Outstanding Achievements and Contributions to Ec...

Deadline 07/08/22

Awards to USA small businesses to recognize outstanding accomplishments in business and contributions to the prosperity of local communities. Businesses may be nominated for the program. Several categories of awards are being offered. Successful applicants will be thos...

GrantWatch ID#: 195223

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 07/05/22

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of direct action, community organization and m...

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Businesses Owned by Women of Color to Encourage Business D...

Deadline 07/08/22

Grants of $5,000 and in-kind support to USA businesses owned by women of color to encourage business development. Successful applicants will receive a business coaching membership, marketing materials for their business, and participate in a crowdfunding accelerator pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 201523

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Workforce Development for Low-Income Individuals

Deadline 07/11/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for workforce development projects that benefit low-income families and individuals. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that promote the creation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151409

Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Bene...

Deadline 07/11/22

Grants to New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations in eligible areas to benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs in the focus areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic, community, and workforce development; comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 164534

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Projects to Benefit the Environment and Low...

Deadline 07/29/22 LOI Date: 07/11/22

Grants to USA nonprofits in eligible regions for preserving, restoring, and protecting the natural environment, as well as for projects benefiting low-income urban areas. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Each of the three programs have...

GrantWatch ID#: 171524

Grants to USA Public Housing Authorities for Capital Improvements

Deadline 07/11/22

Grants to USA public housing authorities for capital improvements. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for housing authorities that do not meet current standards or are designated as troubled ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203352

Tax Credits to Massachusetts For-Profits to Promote Job Creation and Business Development

Deadline 08/17/22 LOI Date: 07/13/22

Tax credits to Massachusetts businesses to promote job creation and spur economic development. Applicants must contact program staff and submit an LOI and a preliminary application prior to applying. Funding is intended to help businesses grow by offering credits to lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 202685

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of Eligible Areas

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations serving eligible areas to address a wide range of community needs. Activities may include social services, community development activities, cultural programs, community health needs, education, and urban...

GrantWatch ID#: 151311

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligible Communities

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programs directly benefiting local residents that focus on the areas of affordable housing, human services, and commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 180782
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Grants and In-Kind Support to Massachusetts Artists to Promote Financial Health in the Wake ...

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants of $1,500 and in-kind support to Massachusetts artists in eligible counties to promote financial health and sustainability in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The program offers artists opportunities for one-on-one coaching, artist community-buil...

GrantWatch ID#: 195366

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Enhance Outdoor Spaces in Local Commu...

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to benefit local communities through the maintenance and enhancement of outdoor environments and spaces. Eligible projects include, but are not limited to, community gardens, landscaping, tree-planting, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 196050

Grants to USA Agencies to Improve the Safety of Dams

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants to USA and territories government agencies to improve the safety of dams. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support a range of activities to create, maintain, and improve state dam sa...

GrantWatch ID#: 203397

Grants to USA Agencies for Projects to Restore and Improve Hazardous Dams

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants to USA and territories government agencies for projects to restore and improve hazardous dams. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Grant funds may be requested either for projects that are construction-ready ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203418

Grants to USA Minority-Owned Businesses to Stimulate Business Development

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants of $20,000 to USA and Puerto Rico minority-owned businesses to stimulate business development. Priority will be given to businesses that provide essential community services. Eligible businesses are those owned by individuals that belong to historically underrep...

GrantWatch ID#: 203874

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Housing Authorities to Improve Economic Independence f...

Deadline 07/18/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, resident associations, tribes, and housing authorities to help public and indigenous housing residents achieve economic stability and independence. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to compl...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Develop Mutual Understanding and Co...

Deadline 07/18/22

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to develop mutual understanding and cooperation between the USA and foreign nations. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the design and coordination of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190034

Grants to USA IHEs, Agencies, Tribes, and Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Community Dev...

Deadline 07/19/22

Grants to USA IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for community development projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding is intended to support investments in c...

GrantWatch ID#: 204185

Grants to USA Private and Public Nonprofit Agencies to Promote Economic Independence for Ref...

Deadline 07/25/22

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit agencies for programs that provide eligible refugees with financial counseling, training, and matched savings accounts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The program represe...

GrantWatch ID#: 153104

Grants to USA Agencies to Improve Community and Transportation Development

Deadline 07/25/22

Grants to USA and territories government agencies to improve community and transportation development. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. The purpose of the program is to meet the transportation needs of local c...

GrantWatch ID#: 203851
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Fellowships to USA Female Entrepreneurs of Color to Foster Business Development

Deadline 07/25/22

Fellowships to USA female entrepreneurs of color to foster business development. Successful applicants will receive grants, mentorship, resources, networking opportunities, and tools. The program is intended to support businesses headed by Black and Latina women that a...

GrantWatch ID#: 204366
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Grants to USA Asian and Pacific Islander-Owned Businesses to Offset the Negative Financial I...

Deadline 07/26/22

Grants of $10,000 and grants of $25,000 to USA Asian and Pacific Islander-owned businesses to offset the negative financial impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Grants are available for businesses that launched prior to the pandemic and during the pandemic. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 204369

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to Changes in the Labor Market

Deadline 11/15/22 LOI Date: 07/27/22

Grants to USA researchers for original research investigating the various factors that impact workforce and job quality. Interested applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. The purpose of this program is to support research explor...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Economic, Political, and Social Inequalities

Deadline 11/15/22 LOI Date: 07/27/22

Grants to USA scholars for original research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequity. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support studies investigating the causes and effects of econom...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Entities, and Public Housing Authorities for Neig...

Deadline 07/28/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal entities, and public housing authorities for neighborhood improvement projects. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to develop and implement pl...

GrantWatch ID#: 165747

Cooperative Agreements to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, and For-Profits to Assess the Effectiven...

Deadline 07/28/22

Cooperative agreements to USA government agencies, nonprofit and for-profit organizations, Tribes, and IHEs for research projects evaluating the effectiveness of a federally funded housing assistance program. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203711

Grants to USA Public Housing Authorities to Expand Employment Opportunities for Residents

Deadline 07/29/22

Grants to USA public housing authorities to operate job programs in qualifying public housing developments. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete. Funding is intended to address poverty affecting public housing res...

GrantWatch ID#: 161900

Grants to Massachusetts Organizations, Individuals, and Agencies for Projects to Benefit the...

Deadline 09/30/22 LOI Date: 07/29/22

Grants to Massachusetts organizations, individuals, and local government agencies for projects and programs that benefit the local community in eligible locations. Applicants must submit a Project Eligibility form prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 191024

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Entrepreneurs to Participate in an Accelerato...

Deadline 07/29/22

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International entrepreneurs to participate in an accelerator program. The purpose of this program is to support founders of early-stage companies who are building products, brands, and businesses that help people learn about the world, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 200394

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Provide Loans and Sub-Grants to Individuals for Water Infrastruc...

Deadline 07/31/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to provide loans and sub-grants to low-income individuals in rural areas for water infrastructure projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Individuals may use ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197215

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA and Puerto Rico Agencies to Help Communities Recover from ...

Deadline 07/31/22

Grants and in-kind support to USA and Puerto Rico government agencies to help communities recover from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The purpose of the programs is to form new land banks in order to assist with recovery efforts. Successful applicants will receiv...

GrantWatch ID#: 201142
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Multiple States for Activities to Help Co...

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants to USA nonprofit, veterans, and faith-based organizations, schools, hospitals, government agencies, and volunteer fire departments in eligible states for activities that create and sustain thriving communities. Funding is intended for programs and projects that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322
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Grants to USA Organizations in Eligible States to Strengthen Local Natural Resource Industri...

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA organizations in eligible states for initiatives that enhance local natural resource industries. Funding is intended to support events, projects, and programs that strengthen and promote the agriculture, commercial fishing, and forest pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180342

Grants to USA Organizations for Legal Services that Benefit Disadvantaged People and Groups

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants to USA organizations for legal services that benefit disadvantaged people. Funding is intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of underserved individuals and groups through systemic litigation. Grants should be used for systemic type cases that wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 185934

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Address Worldwide Inju...

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for initiatives that address injustices worldwide. Eligible organizations provide programs in a broad range of areas, including the arts, hunger and homelessness, environment, women, publi...

GrantWatch ID#: 203431

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Cultural Projects that Address Community ...

Deadline 08/04/22

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and nonprofit organizations for collaborative arts and cultural projects that address community issues. Applicants are advised that required registrations take several weeks to finalize. Eligible projects are those that...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Religious Organizations for Jewish Community-Building...

Deadline 10/14/22 Conference Date: 08/10/22

Grants of up to $15,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, synagogues, and other religious organizations in eligible areas to strengthen Jewish community-building efforts and build organizational capacity. Funding is intended for both new and ongoing initiatives...

GrantWatch ID#: 197133
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofit and For-Profit Arts Organizations, Agencies, and Tribes for...

Deadline 09/23/22 Conference Date: 08/10/22

Grants of up to $75,000 to Massachusetts arts and cultural organizations, public agencies, for-profit companies, Tribal entities, and collectives for support in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist organizations that exper...

GrantWatch ID#: 203877

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Enhance the Lives of Residents in Eligible Co...

Deadline 08/15/22

Grants to Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New York, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in eligible communities. Focus areas include youth, education, community enhancement, and basic needs, including hunge...

GrantWatch ID#: 180391

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes to Restore...

Deadline 08/15/22

Cooperative agreements to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, and tribal governments to restore and improve wildlife passageways. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several wee...

GrantWatch ID#: 204187

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Health and Strengthen Communi...

Deadline 08/17/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to promote health and strengthen communities. Funding is intended for a broad range of activities related to the following areas of interest: education, health and healthcare, economic stability, neighbor...

GrantWatch ID#: 198842

Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits, IHEs, and Government Research Institutions for Joint Re...

Deadline 08/18/22

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative research on economics and decision sciences. Funding is intended to support studies related to the institutions and processes of the American econo...

GrantWatch ID#: 170460
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/19/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
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Grants to USA Agencies to Improve Employment and Training Services to Individuals Who Are Re...

Deadline 08/24/22

Grants to USA and territories government agencies to improve employment and training services to individuals who are receiving nutrition assistance. Applicants must complete required registrations a minimum of four weeks prior to the deadline. Proposals must serve one ...

GrantWatch ID#: 204384
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Grants to USA, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia HEIs to Provide Student Exchange and Tra...

Deadline 08/28/22

Grants to USA, Columbia, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia higher education institutions for the provision of student exchange and training programs. Funding is intended to support cooperation between US and foreign HEIs. Program goals include building institutional capacity,...

GrantWatch ID#: 203912