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107 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 Massachusetts Municipalities and Agencies for the Improvement of Public Infrastruc...

Deadline 08/28/20

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 su...

GrantWatch ID#: 173689

Tax Credits to USA Businesses to Encourage Relocation to California

Deadline 08/17/20

Income tax credits to USA businesses to encourage business expansion and relocation to California. The purpose of this program is to support employment and economic development in the State of California. This program is open to businesses of any size that want to stay...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Senior Volunteer Programs

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers. Funding is intended for programs, involving volunteers ages 55 and older, within the focus ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Grants to Massachusetts Artists and Nonprofits for Collaborative Art Research

Deadline 08/24/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts artists and nonprofit organizations for art research. Funding is intended for collaborative teams of artists to consider ways that public art can foster and contribute to the overall wellbeing of a community and to a more equitab...

GrantWatch ID#: 191549

Grants to Massachusetts Artists and Nonprofits for Public Art Projects

Deadline 08/24/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts artists and nonprofit organizations for public art projects. Funding is intended for projects that are accessible to the general public. Projects must contribute to the imagination of the community, and encourage a more equitabl...

GrantWatch ID#: 191563

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288

Award to a USA Individual to Honor Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 08/14/20

Award of $30,000 to a USA individual to recognize artistic contributions that have enhanced the community. The award recipient will also receive additional financial and in-kind support for further learning, collaboration, and professional development. The purpose of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit Local Commun...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to address local community needs. Funding is intended for programs and activities within the focus areas of economic development, education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185066

Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits, IHEs, and Government Agencies for Joint Economics Studi...

Deadline 08/18/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA and Israel nonprofits, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative economic research. Funding is intended to support research related to the American economy, including its processes and institutions, as part o...

GrantWatch ID#: 170460
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Projects Addressing Critical Needs and Challenges in ...

Deadline 09/10/20 Conference Date: 08/19/20

Grants of $50,000 to Massachusetts new and established nonprofits in eligible locations for innovative programs that address critical priorities and challenges in local communities. Funding is intended to support activities that strengthen populations and communities h...

GrantWatch ID#: 182035

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Promote Social, Economic and Racial Justice

Deadline 09/01/20 Conference Date: 08/20/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for general operating support. Funding is intended to support social, economic, and racial justice projects that have a positive local impact. Top priority is given to independent, small...

GrantWatch ID#: 155676

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Benefit the Community

Deadline 08/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that benefit the community. Funding is intended for activities that align with one of the following key areas of focus: education, empowerment, and entrepreneurship; financial literacy; ...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Projects to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 09/14/20 Conference Date: 08/25/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for projects to benefit local communities in eligible locations. Funding is intended for projects that align with one of the following areas of interest: early childhood development; youth development and...

GrantWatch ID#: 169966

Grants to Massachusetts Organizations, Individuals, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Projec...

Deadline 09/24/20 LOI Date: 08/27/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts organizations, individuals, and government agencies in eligible areas for projects and programs that benefit the local community. Applicants must submit a Project Eligibility form prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 191024

Grants to USA Native American Tribal Governments and Tribal Organizations to Develop and Imp...

Deadline 08/27/20

Grants to USA Native American tribal governments and Native American tribal organizations to develop and implement energy solutions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to improve energy-related iss...

GrantWatch ID#: 191318
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligible Communities

Deadline 08/31/20

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 to USA Organizations to Benefit Elderly Residents

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to USA and territories organizations for projects and programs that benefit elderly residents. Grants may support programs and projects at all stages of planning. Funding is intended to provide economic opportunities to low-income and vulnerable seniors. Grant f...

GrantWatch ID#: 188796
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Grants to USA Organizations to Benefit Adults and Seniors

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to USA and territories organizations for economic programs that benefit vulnerable older individuals. Funding is intended for initiatives that facilitate the attainment of new knowledge and skills, projects focused on the availability of relevant resources, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188799

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Address Urgent Needs During COV...

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, schools, faith-based organizations, and public entities in eligible areas to address urgent needs arising during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to support disadvantaged and vuln...

GrantWatch ID#: 191499

Grants to Massachusetts Schools, Farms, and Gardening Organizations for K-12 Projects

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Massachusetts schools, youth gardening organizations, after-school programs, and farms for interactive programs and activities that teach children about the food and agriculture industries and their economic and social importance. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 161816
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Programs to Improve the Local Q...

Deadline 09/01/20

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
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Competition for USA Nonprofits, Tribal Governments, and IHEs to Develop Ideas to Promote Equ...

Deadline 09/22/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Competition for USA nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop innovative programs that promote equity and progress for women. Applicants must register prior to submitting a full application. The goal of the program is to expand women's power and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190688

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 09/03/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for the development of new technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Applicants are also advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701

Grants to USA Small Businesses for High-Risk Technology Research

Deadline 09/03/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for research to establish the feasibility of commercializing risky technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting an application. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take a few wee...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 09/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and Young Adults

Deadline 09/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for financial education. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: research, creating innovative curricula or programs, updating existing widely use...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to Massachusetts School Districts and Charter Schools for High School Workforce-Prepar...

Deadline 09/10/20

Grants of up to $30,000 to Massachusetts school districts and charter schools for workforce-preparation and educational programs for high schools students. Funding is intended to offer students intensive academic experiences and career development education. The goal o...

GrantWatch ID#: 189753

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont Nonpro...

Deadline 09/11/20

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for historic preservation projects and initiatives. Funding is intended for organizations whose main mission is historic preservation, including preserving and...

GrantWatch ID#: 173480

Grants to USA Local Governments, Nonprofits, Tribal Entities, and Public Housing Authorities...

Deadline 09/14/20

Grants to USA and territories local governments, nonprofit organizations, tribal entities, and public housing authorities for neighborhood improvement projects. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to develop and implements pla...

GrantWatch ID#: 165747
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Aid Underprivilege...

Deadline 12/14/20 LOI Date: 09/14/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects. Applicants must submit a preliminary form prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to provid...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694

Grants to Massachusetts Grassroots Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Social Activism Projects

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Massachusetts grassroots nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for social activism projects. Funding is intended to support initiatives that address the root causes of poverty and injustice, as well as projects that encourage local lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 168270

Grants to Massachusetts Organizations for Economic Development, Arts, Leadership, Education, ...

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants to Massachusetts organizations in eligible communities for programs in the areas of entrepreneurship and economic development, education, culture and leadership development, and environment and community building. Funding is available for special causes or unres...

GrantWatch ID#: 177677

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

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreements to USA government agencies, nonprofits, IHEs, Tribes and tribal authorities, for-profits, and planning entities to improve public housing programs and policies. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete...

GrantWatch ID#: 172992
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Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, Agency, Corporation, or Partnership to Support the...

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, government agency, redevelopment agency, or limited liability corporations or partnership to provide assistance for the rehabilitation of potentially contaminated sites. Applicants are advised that required registr...

GrantWatch ID#: 191644
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Low-Income Rural Residents

Deadline 09/28/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to increase organizational capacity to serve low-income rural residents. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of the funding is to strengthen organizational capacity to...

GrantWatch ID#: 174550
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Economic Developm...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, local, tribal, and state government units, IHEs, and individuals for technical assistance and research projects that promote economic development in distressed regions. Applicants are advised that requ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184088
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Grant and In-Kind Services to a USA Nonprofit Serving Minorities to Implement a Mentoring Pro...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grant of $7,500 and in-kind software and services to a USA or territories nonprofit organization to help implement and facilitate a mentoring program. Funding is intended to support an organization striving towards greater racial equity for Black, Indigenous, and/or ot...

GrantWatch ID#: 191607
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Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 10/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to support activities that have a community impact in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support the focus areas of economic developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822

Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
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Grants to USA IHEs for Workforce Development Programs

Deadline 10/08/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA institutions of higher education for workforce development programs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support skill development, increase employment, and addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 191154
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 10/24/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower poverty-stricken girls and women. Funding is intended to support projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing coun...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligible Areas

Deadline 11/01/20

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...

GrantWatch ID#: 179712

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofit Psychology Internship Programs to Increase A...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit psychology internship programs to increase the number of available internship positions. Grant funds may be used for direct administrative costs, such as stipends and benefits, which are related to the i...

GrantWatch ID#: 184586

Grants to Massachusetts Agencies to Promote Employment and Economic Growth in the Maritime I...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants to Massachusetts municipalities and public entities to encourage workforce expansion. The purpose of this program is to promote economic growth and increasing employment in the maritime industry. Preference will be given to proposals that are collaborative. Join...

GrantWatch ID#: 185811

Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/20

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA individuals for social sciences research. Priority will be given to proposals from scholars who are underrepresented in the social sciences. The purpose of this program is to support research that identifies ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 187123

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to the Labor Market and Quality of Life of Empl...

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to apply. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, research should address social, political, economic, or psychological d...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity in the Context of the COVID-19 and ...

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

Grants to USA scholars to support research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protes...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588