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Massachusetts Economic Development Grants:  90 Economic Development Grants for Massachusetts.

Grants to encourage 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 Nonprofits for Capital Expenditures to Improve Organizational Capaci...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits in the Greater Boston area or gateway cities to support one-time capital projects that will strengthen organizational capacity. Preference will be given to organizations working in the areas of human services, health, youth development, and economic mobilit...

GrantWatch ID#: 177471

Matching Grants to Massachusetts Manufacturing Companies to Hire Private Consulting Services

Deadline 10/04/19

Matching grants of up to $7,500 to small- and mid-sized Massachusetts manufacturing companies to hire private consulting services to assist with a business transition. Funding is intended to support the provision of high-powered, third-party consultants of the company's choice.

GrantWatch ID#: 160846

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and Agencies to Create Community-Service Senio...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants starting at approximately $40,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers, 55 years and older. Funding is intended for volunteer programs with a focus on the following areas of interest: ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Opportunity for USA Community Development Entities to Provide Tax Credits to Investors in Lo...

Deadline 10/28/19 LOI Date: 09/23/19

Opportunity for USA certified Community Development Entities to provide investors in low-income communities with tax credits. Funding is intended to encourage economic growth and community development. Uncertified applicants must submit a certification application prior to applying. These tax credits provide a credit again...

GrantWatch ID#: 146449

Grants to USA Private and Public Sector Partnerships for Apprenticeship Programs Targeting N...

Deadline 09/24/19

Grants to USA IHEs, nonprofit associations, and labor management organizations partnering with eligible private and public sector entities for apprenticeship programs targeting nontraditional industry sectors. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide apprenticeship skills in...

GrantWatch ID#: 186357

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teams Competition for Programs that Benefit Disadva...

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants of $5,000 and grants of $6,000 to USA, Canada, and International established and new teams that compete to raise money for programs that serve vulnerable, underrepresented, and underserved youth. Applicants must register for the competition prior to applying. The program supports teams of youth that participate in a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186902
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Grants to Worcester, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Individuals, Schools, and Agencies for Arts, H...

Deadline 10/15/19 Conference Date: 09/26/19

Grants and fellowships of up to $5,000 to Worcester, Massachusetts nonprofits, individuals, schools, libraries, and agencies for humanities, arts, and sciences. Funding is intended to promote access, excellence, diversity, and education in the arts, humanities, and sciences, with the goal of improving the quality of life f...

GrantWatch ID#: 159398

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 09/30/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Agencies to Improve Human Services

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to advance the quality of human services and promote racial equity. Funding is intended for programs that eliminate social barriers and advance policy solutions that help people to transition from poverty to long-term cycles of success.

GrantWatch ID#: 178447

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research and Strategies That Pr...

Deadline 10/01/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals at a private foundation in Washington, DC to improve strategies for developing democracy throughout the world, or to conduct related research for publication. The fellowship program will take place at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). The pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

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

Deadline 10/01/19

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 residents by promoting, enabling, and facilitating employm...

GrantWatch ID#: 161900

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for the Conserva...

Deadline 01/07/20 LOI Date: 10/01/19

Grants starting at $75,000 per year to USA and territories and International nonprofit organizations, IHEs, natural resource management agencies, and for-profit organizations for the conservation of coral reefs in eligible areas. A pre-application is required prior to submission of a full application.

GrantWatch ID#: 163834

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States for Economic Development, Education, a...

Deadline 10/01/19

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. Eligible program areas include education, economic development, and equity, diversity, and inclusion. For details on the three focus ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 164494

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

Deadline 10/01/19

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, education, cultural affairs and diversity, and health. The funding source currently operates or has a business interest i...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to Greater Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Address Inequality through Arts, Educa...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Greater Boston, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that address gender, ethnic, and racial disparities, as well as other social inequalities. Preference will be given to innovative activities where a smaller award amount is likely to have a meaningful impact. Thr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175271

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

Deadline 10/01/19

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 Maine Nonprofits for Education, Economic, and Community Development

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000, and grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000, to Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire nonprofit organizations to promote economic development in the funding source's service area. In addition, creative programs in the areas of education, arts and culture, health and wellness, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822

Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernment organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals:

GrantWatch ID#: 179280

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 10/07/19

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Fintech Startups to Develop Inn...

Deadline 10/08/19

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA and Territories, Canada, and International fintech startups to develop innovative services and products in the area of financial technology. Winning startup companies will collaborate with established organizations and businesses to accelerate new and emerging products, thereby meeting cha...

GrantWatch ID#: 185518

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Schools, and Groups for Activities that Address Health E...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to North Central Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, schools, faith-based communities, groups, and committees for events, projects, and activities that address health equity in eligible communities. Examples of eligible activities or projects include training, workshops, one-time events, and capac...

GrantWatch ID#: 135408

Grants to Chatham, Massachusetts Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Residents

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to increase the quality of life for residents of Chatham. Priority will be given to proposals that address the environment, children's needs, hunger, and other social needs, such as economic security, transportation, healthy aging, and housing.

GrantWatch ID#: 168417

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, Resident Associations, and Agencies to Achieve Economic In...

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, Tribes, resident associations, and public housing agencies to achieve economic stability and independence for public and indigenous housing residents. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the services of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Social Justice Projects that B...

Deadline 10/16/19

Fellowships of $80,000 and fellowships of $90,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for community projects that bring positive social change. The projects may address issues in the areas of education, climate change, health, human rights, poverty, and racial justice.

GrantWatch ID#: 164279

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 10/24/19

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Contract for Services to a USA Nonprofit or IHE to Design Programming for Foreign University...

Deadline 10/28/19

Contract for services to a USA nonprofit organization or IHE for programs that offer university faculty and professionals from other countries the chance to strengthen their understanding of society, values, culture, and institutions in the United States. Funding is intended for the implementation of two programs - one on ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184834

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safety, Education, and Community Development

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, government agencies, volunteer fire companies, and chambers of commerce for programs that focus on promoting safety, community development, and education in local communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 176084

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Sustainable and Affordable C...

Deadline 11/01/19

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or team to recognize environmentally-friendly chemistry innovation. Consideration will be given to discoveries that lead the way for sustainable manufacturing processes or products at a cost less than or comparable to that of current technologies, or discoveries...

GrantWatch ID#: 155107

Fellowships to USA Early-Career Scientists for Social and Economic Sciences Research

Deadline 11/01/19

Fellowships of up to $69,000 per year to USA postdoctoral scientists at IHEs and nonprofits to support research within the behavioral, social, and economic sciences disciplines. The fellowship must support the early-career scientist’s research and training objectives. Proposals are encouraged from a broad range of doctor...

GrantWatch ID#: 175976

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, and Social Services Projects

Deadline 02/01/20 LOI Date: 11/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for projects in education, arts, and social services. Eligible states include Indiana, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. A statement of intent or preliminary proposal is required prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 176376

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

Deadline 11/01/19

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

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

Deadline 11/01/19

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 internship slots. Preference will be given for services ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184586

Grants to Massachusetts Coastal Communities for Maritime Job Creation and Economic Growth

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants to Massachusetts coastal communities for capital expenses related to projects promoting maritime job creation and economic growth. Funding is intended for innovative projects, economic development planning, supportive coastal infrastructure projects, public education projects at all levels, and maritime economic sec...

GrantWatch ID#: 185811

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 11/04/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven neighborhood improvement strategies in struggling communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and human services. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994

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

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Funding is intended to help communities that are served by the Fund and in which employees reside. Priority is given to: - Organizations and programs that promote and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157185

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in the Cape Ann and Beverly Areas for Arts, Youth, Econom...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in the Cape Ann and Beverly areas for projects in arts and culture, youth development, economic and community empowerment, and health and human services. Grants may be requested for capital, project, and operating expenses, as well as other needs. The Foundation focuses i...

GrantWatch ID#: 180786

Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 03/12/20 LOI Date: 11/26/19

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research Addressing the Causes of Inequality in Ame...

Deadline 03/12/20 LOI Date: 11/26/19

Grants to USA scholars for innovative research addressing factors that contribute to inequality in America. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Studies will address how economic, political, and social inequalities have affected outcomes in these areas. This includes equality of access and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/19

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 (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to the Field of Economi...

Deadline 12/01/19

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the field of economics. The program recognizes an individual for significant achievements in the field through the development of new modes of analysis or new knowledge.

GrantWatch ID#: 163156

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont and the Northeast, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia but the foundation makes some gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Grants to Greater Newburyport, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Youth, and Communi...

Deadline 12/06/19

Grants to Greater Newburyport Area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community and economic empowerment, arts and culture, and health and human services. The Foundation focuses its giving in the follow...

GrantWatch ID#: 177497

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 12/12/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for early-stage research and development projects. A Project Pitch must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support the development of innovative, technically risky technologies in nearly any science and technology field that are likely to produce a...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 12/12/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to submitting an application. Applicants must also complete required registration prior to applying. Funding is intended to...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 12/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studie...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Programs in El...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations to support and strengthen communities in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is intended to support locally operating organizations that directly benefit the service area of the f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 12/31/19

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 will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Energy Efficiency, Conservation, and Urban F...

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 01/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple States for preserving, restoring, and protecting the natural environment, as well as strengthening the social fabric and physical landscape of local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to nonprofits in Alabama, Connecticut, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171524

Income Tax Credits to California Businesses to Encourage Economic Development and Job Creati...

Deadline 01/27/20

Income tax credits starting at $20,000 to businesses as an incentive to relocate or expand their business in California. This program is open to businesses that want to stay and grow in California or come to California. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of jobs with good wages and benefits by attracting...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343

Grants to USA Music-Related Nonprofits to Develop Promotional Materials that Will Lead to In...

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories music-related nonprofit organizations to develop promotional materials such as brochures, websites, and marketing videos. Funding is intended to provide seed money that the nonprofit may use in the development of grant application materials that may be required to secure additi...

GrantWatch ID#: 141225