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125 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 Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Distance Learning and Health Services...

Deadline 06/04/21

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, and consortia to provide and improve telemedicine services and distance learning in rural communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to 15 days to comple...

GrantWatch ID#: 157088

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support the Development of Native American C...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to USA and territories Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for community and economic development and cultural preservation. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 149370

Grants to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations for Capacity Building Projects

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to USA, American Samoa, Guam, and Northern Mariana Islands Tribes and tribal governing bodies and organizations to build capacity to better serve their communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is...

GrantWatch ID#: 195365

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

Deadline 05/14/21

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 Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 05/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to enhance communities and to help people achieve financial independenc...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

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

Deadline 05/15/21

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 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185070

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Provide Technical Assistance and Counseling to Disadv...

Deadline 05/20/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and Tribes to provide technical assistance and counseling for disadvantaged small businesses. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of the available funding is to support...

GrantWatch ID#: 125374

Grants to Massachusetts Municipalities and Agencies to Promote Safe Communities

Deadline 05/21/21

Grants to Massachusetts transit authorities and municipalities to increase mobility and promote safe outdoor recreational, commercial, and community activities. Funding is intended to assist areas that are experiencing community safety issues, exhibited by local concer...

GrantWatch ID#: 195750

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Construction, Renovation, and Restoratio...

Deadline 05/21/21

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for construction, renovation, and restoration projects to improve tourist attractions. The purpose of the funding is to increase non-resident visitation throughout the state. Projects may fall into...

GrantWatch ID#: 195807

Grants to Massachusetts Artists and Cultural Organizers for Collaborative Art Planning and De...

Deadline 05/24/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts artists, cultural organizers, and community-based collaborators for art project planning and development. Funding is intended for collaborative teams of artists to develop projects that promote justice and equity in public art an...

GrantWatch ID#: 191549

Grants to Massachusetts Artists, Collaborations, and Nonprofits for Public Art Projects that...

Deadline 05/24/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Massachusetts artists, collaborations, and nonprofit organizations for public art projects that promote social justice. Funding is intended for projects that are accessible to the general public. Projects must contribute to the imagination of...

GrantWatch ID#: 191563

Cooperative Agreements with USA IHEs and Nonprofit Organizations for Exchange Programs for St...

Deadline 05/24/21

Cooperative agreements with USA IHEs and nonprofit organizations to conduct exchange programs for students from eligible Asian countries. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for exchange programs fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 195383
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Corporations, Groups, and Agencies to Develop and Promote Local Ag...

Deadline 06/21/21 Conference Date: 05/25/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, corporations, agricultural businesses, agencies, and groups to promote local agricultural industries and food systems and address the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Required registrations may t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180493

Opportunity for a USA Individual to Participate in a Contest to Develop Technology-Based Bus...

Deadline 05/28/21

Opportunity for a USA individual to participate in a contest to develop technology-based businesses. The winning recipient will receive $15,000, and in-kind support including one-on-one mentoring, and a profile feature. Priority will be given to an inclusive business a...

GrantWatch ID#: 195824

Grants to USA Veterans and Military Spouses to Launch or Expand a Nonprofit or Business Duri...

Deadline 05/29/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA veterans and military spouses to start or grow nonprofit organizations or small businesses during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to support low-income entrepreneurs who are developing innovative businesses with s...

GrantWatch ID#: 192100
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/21

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 (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

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

Deadline 05/31/21

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

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Geotourism Projects in Eligible Regions

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for geotourism projects that benefit eligible regions. The purpose of the funding is to enhance the development of sustainable tourism in the region. Successful proposals include innovative projects that have value as a s...

GrantWatch ID#: 182889

Grants and In-Kind Assistance to USA Small Businesses to Support Business Expansion

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants and in-kind assistance to USA businesses to support business expansion. Funding is intended to help small business owners build their businesses. Applicants must describe how they overcame a past business challenge or how they are addressing a current challenge....

GrantWatch ID#: 186116
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants of up 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 will be expect...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824

Loans to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and Small Businesses to Encourage Job Retention During...

Deadline 05/31/21

Loans to USA small businesses, nonprofit and veterans organizations, individuals, Tribal businesses, and faith-based organizations to assist with salary expenses and job retention during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Eligible uses of funds include costs rel...

GrantWatch ID#: 188834

Grants to USA and Caribbean Black Artists and Cultural Workers to Support Artistic Work Duri...

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants of $500 to USA and Caribbean Black artists and cultural workers to support artistic work during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for projects addressing innovative communal activities to support the Black community, and research efforts c...

GrantWatch ID#: 195727

Grants to Massachusetts Artists in Eligible Areas for Neighborhood Beautification Projects

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants of $500 to Massachusetts individual artists to participate in a neighborhood beautification project in eligible locations. Funding is intended to allow local artists to contribute to the public art environment by painting utility boxes with original artwork. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 195818
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Grants to USA Native American Organizations and Oregon Charitable Organizations and Agencies...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to USA Native American organizations and Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Opportunity for USA Women Entrepreneurs for Fundraising Resources and Networking

Deadline 06/01/21

Opportunity for USA women entrepreneurs and businesses that are majority women-owned to connect with fundraising resources and mentors. This accelerator program provides highly motivated women with the tools and resources they need to succeed. The competition has helpe...

GrantWatch ID#: 180925

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Operations

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for operational support. Funding is intended to support organizations that effect positive change. Focus areas include environment, food and agriculture, health, and sustainable community development. Grant funds must be used to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs to Benefit Low-Income Individuals and Comm...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofits for programs to significantly assist individuals and communities impacted by poverty, particularly in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for activities focused on education at all levels, economic development, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

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

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Applicants must complete a phone interview prior to the deadline. Funding is intended for programs within the focus ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Fellowships to USA Native Innovators for Initiatives to Benefit Indigenous Communities

Deadline 06/01/21

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA Native innovators for initiatives to benefit Indigenous communities. Funding is intended to provide resources and support to advance projects that positively impact Native communities throughout the country. Eligible proposals consider bot...

GrantWatch ID#: 195553

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational, Religious, Cultural, and Scient...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, agencies, and educational, religious, cultural, and scientific institutions to benefit local residents in eligible areas. Funding is intended for projects to encourage economic development and employment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 195658

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Increase Voter Participation and Provide Citizen Ed...

Deadline 08/17/21 LOI Date: 06/03/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that promote increased voter participation and citizen education in the election process. Interested applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 181037
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Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of New Technologies

Deadline 06/03/21

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 06/03/21

Grants to USA and territories businesses for collaborative 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 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Facilitate Workplace Readiness for Women

Deadline 06/04/21

Grants to USA community-based nonprofit organizations to facilitate workplace readiness for women. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Eligible programs are those that prepare women to work in fields in which women ...

GrantWatch ID#: 128392
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community Betterment Projects

Deadline 06/04/21

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of youth development, community and economic empowerment, arts and culture, and health and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 177497
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Grants to USA IHEs and Consortia of IHEs in Multiple States for a University Center that Fos...

Deadline 06/04/21

Grants to USA institutions of higher education and consortia of institutions of higher education in multiple states to establish and maintain a university center that fosters regional economic growth. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184087

Cooperative Agreement with a USA IHE or Nonprofit Organization to Implement Leadership Semina...

Deadline 06/04/21

Cooperative agreement with a USA IHE or nonprofit organization for a series of seminars for eligible foreign exchange visitors. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for leadership seminars where part...

GrantWatch ID#: 195386

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits to Implement International Fellowship Programs

Deadline 06/07/21

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations to implement and facilitate an international fellowship program. Focus areas include governance and society, civic engagement, and economic empowerment. Funding is intended to support an exchange program that promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 195454
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 06/11/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International non-governmental organizations, including independent media and civic organizations and associations, working to further democratic goals worldwide. Funding is intended to promote human rights, support freedom of information, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280

Grants to USA State Governments to Expand Markets for Specialty Crops

Deadline 06/11/21

Grants to USA state and territory governments to expand market opportunities for specialty crops such as dried fruit, fruits and vegetables, nursery crops, horticulture, and tree nuts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complet...

GrantWatch ID#: 181650

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Local Communities in Eligible Regions

Deadline 06/17/21

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to meet the needs of local communities within the funding source's service area. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in the areas of education, economic development, community services, health and human n...

GrantWatch ID#: 174972

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

Deadline 06/18/21

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Businesses to Promote Local Agriculture and Address ...

Deadline 06/21/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, Tribes, and agricultural businesses and associations for projects to improve access to local food products, and to address the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Required registrations may ta...

GrantWatch ID#: 171588
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482
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Grants to Massachusetts School Districts and Charter Schools for High School Workforce-Prepar...

Deadline 06/24/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to Massachusetts school districts, charter schools, or educational collaboratives for workforce-preparation and educational programs for high school students. Funding is intended to offer students intensive academic experiences and career develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 189753
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Meet Community Needs

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to meet community needs. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthen communities by supporting affordable housing, small businesses, sustainable and economic development, revitalization, en...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Organizations in Eligible States for Economic and Communit...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants and in-kind services to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island community development and community finance institutions for activities that benefit low- and moderate-income residents in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is also intended ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181399

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Enhance and Preserve Human Life

Deadline 08/31/21 LOI Date: 06/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to enhance and preserve human life. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Program areas include education, workplace safety, end-of-life planning and care, and community developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 195892

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/21 LOI Date: 07/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 07/01/21

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