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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Develop and Implement Value-Based Health C...

Deadline 02/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, tribal organizations, public organizations, and faith-based organizations to develop and implement value-based health care initiatives in rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of this program is to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 184839

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits and For-Profits to Benefit Individ...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit and for-profit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for programs and activities that address the focus areas of education and training, culture, animal therapy, fitness and health, social ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553

Grants to Bronx, New York Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Little Leagues for Health, Recreati...

Deadline 02/22/19

Grants to Bronx, New York nonprofit organizations, schools, institutes of higher education, and little leagues to improve the quality of life for local residents. Requests will be considered for programs and projects in the areas of health, education, recreation, arts, and culture. Applicants may request three types of...

GrantWatch ID#: 171877

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Hire Graphic Designers to Promote The...

Deadline 02/22/19

Grants of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to hire graphic designers to help promote their mission. Graphic designers will submit a video entry on behalf of a nonprofit they believe in. Videos will be judged on the design’s creativity, feasibility, and idea impact. The Design for Good ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178558

Grant to a USA Nonprofit that Addresses the Barriers Faced by Low-Income Communities and the...

Deadline 02/22/19

Grant ranging from $25,000 to $35,000 to a USA nonprofit organization that focuses on ways to impact low-income communities and/or underserved populations. Funding is intended to support a social initiative that is transformative, innovative, evidence-based, and solves community problems. In Fall 2019, FBB will make a c...

GrantWatch ID#: 178634

Awards to New York Teachers for Contributions to PreK-6 Education

Deadline 02/22/19

Awards of $1,000 and an award of $5,000 to New York PreK-6 teachers to honor outstanding contributions to elementary education. Award recipients are teachers who excel at engaging young children in the educational process while cultivating their strengths and fostering relationships among students, parents, teachers, and a...

GrantWatch ID#: 180431

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underserved Communities

Deadline 04/11/19 Conference Date: 02/27/19

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underserved populations. Applications are invited for projects that promote public engagement with various forms of arts programming that emphasize the potential of the arts in community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

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

Deadline 02/28/19

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

Grants to USA Local Housing Organizations in Eligible States for Homeowner Education and Sup...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofit housing organizations in eligible states for housing initiatives that benefit low-to-moderate-income families in the funding source's service area. Funding will be provided for programs and services focusing on homebuyer counseling, homebuyer education, and foreclosure prevention activities. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178345

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Employment Services for ...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible communities for employment services for individuals who have emigrated from Puerto Rico or who are unemployed or underemployed as a result of Hurricane Maria. Funding is intended to support career development and job readiness services, outr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184083

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Fundraising Efforts that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects and ideas that are focused on raising funds to build communities and help underserved groups and individuals. Funding will be based on the ability of an organization to raise donations for their cause. Three types of grants will be awarded: Project grants, Incentive grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 185251

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Implement Public Humanities Projects that Engage Local Comm...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for the implementation of public humanities projects. Projects should encourage audiences to examine their values, explore new ideas, and interact with others in the State. Formats can include roundtables, workshops, panel discussions, humanities-infu...

GrantWatch ID#: 163917

Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals to Strengthen Communities and Protect the Environ...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants typically of $6,000 to USA organizations and individuals for activities that strengthen local communities and protect the environment in small but meaningful ways. The Foundation seeks to improve the lives of a diverse spectrum of people in need of assistance through projects that enrich groups and organizations, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 166044

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to meet the needs of children who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome. The award process incorporates significant flexibility in order to consider a broad range of programs. Please note that all requests must be consistent with the mission of the Foundation: “To he...

GrantWatch ID#: 174462
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Grants to New York Organizations to Address a Wide Range of Community Needs and Issues

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to New York City organizations and groups for programs and projects that address a wide range of community needs and issues. Funding is intended to support community-initiated solutions to solve local problems, constituents mobilizing for adequate and equitable resources, and groups organizing a collective voice am...

GrantWatch ID#: 175702

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, Social Services, Culture, and Environme...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, health care, civics and culture, and the environment. The categories above are not intended to l...

GrantWatch ID#: 179983

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 03/08/19 LOI Date: 03/01/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. An LOI is required before submitting a full application. This fund provides a way for farmers to address the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Medical Providers, and Faith-Based Organizations to Incr...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, AIDS service organizations, community organizations, medical providers, faith-based organizations, and governmental organizations to increase access to, and education about, sterile syringe use among drug users. Strategic partnerships are ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183889
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Grants to USA Indigenous-Based Nonprofits for Programs to Protect and Defend the Earth

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA Indigenous-based nonprofit organizations to protect Native lands and water resources against threats to the environment and their cultural vitality. Funding is intended for Native-led actions against unwanted development, incursions, and extractive industries as well as threats to...

GrantWatch ID#: 185186

Grants to USA Individuals and Community Groups for Programs and Projects that Promote Wildfi...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of $500 to USA individuals, neighborhoods, and groups for a one-day community project or event that promotes wildfire safety. Funding is intended for projects that improve and promote wildfire safety and involve the participation of residents working collaboratively. Eligible activities will be coordinated by a sing...

GrantWatch ID#: 185237
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Grants to New York Nonprofits and For-Profits to Improve Health for Vulnerable State Residen...

Deadline 05/07/19 LOI Date: 03/05/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to New York nonprofit and for-profit organizations to improve the health of State residents. An inquiry form must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support projects benefiting vulnerable communities that have a regional or statewide impact on the State’s health sys...

GrantWatch ID#: 179490

Grants to New York City Nonprofits to Improve Existing Youth Services and Programs

Deadline 03/07/19

Grants of $25,000 to New York community-based organizations for programs and services that benefit youth (ages 5 to 25 years old) in the five boroughs of New York City. Funding is specifically intended to help strengthen existing youth programs and services by addressing issues or problems at the point of service, where s...

GrantWatch ID#: 174510

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Promote STEM Education and Financial Literacy

Deadline 03/08/19

Grants starting at $2,500 to Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, and Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that promote financial resilience in youth. Eligible program areas are STEM education and financial literacy. The Foundation supports program...

GrantWatch ID#: 169155
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 03/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Universities for Programs that Integrate STEM and Env...

Deadline 03/12/19

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA and territories and Canada nonprofit organizations and universities for programs that synthesize K-12 STEM education and environmental stewardship and sustainability. Funding is intended to increase the impact of existing innovative programs that use the environment as a pathway to STEM ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 168077
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Grants to USA and Canada Researchers for Projects that Improve Work, Education, and Living Ou...

Deadline 05/23/19 LOI Date: 03/13/19

Grants to USA and Canada full-time researchers affiliated with an institution for projects that improve workplace, education, and living outcomes for teens and youth with autism. Letters of Intent are due before the submission of a full application. Funding is intended for either measurement projects or demonstration proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 185143
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Children, Families, and Disenfranchised Groups

Deadline 07/15/19 LOI Date: 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Programs should address issues affecting children and families and disenfranchised groups. Sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Community-Based Chamber Music Lea...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for community-based chamber music instruction programs. Priority will be given to programs that promote diversity and improve access to music in underserved communities. Particular interest is given to programs serving students ages 18 and...

GrantWatch ID#: 144087
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Grants to USA and Canada Universalist Groups to Promote Social Change through Community Mobi...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and Canada non-Unitarian Universalist groups working to promote systemic change through community organizing and mobilization. Priority will be given to specific and active campaigns that promote social, economic, and political change. The Foundation expects the organization’s infrastru...

GrantWatch ID#: 148695
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Enhance K-12 Education and Promote Professional Development for ...

Deadline 10/15/19 LOI Date: 03/15/19

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative programs to improve the quality of K-12 education. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Priorities for grantmaking include proposals related to school and curriculum reform initiatives, and opportunities for p...

GrantWatch ID#: 169070

Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in states east of the Mississippi River for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to promote community involvement in civil and human rights issues. Program goals should be to affect local, state, regional, or national level change. Most grants are for general support. Abel...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Associated Groups for Excellence in Pu...

Deadline 03/15/19

Awards to USA, Canada, and International libraries and library-serving organizations to recognize an exemplary public relations or strategic communication program. Possible programs include year-long centennial celebrations, summer literacy programs, awareness campaigns, innovative community partnerships, or fundraising fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179527

Grants to New York City Asian-American Female Artists and Nonprofits for Projects that Addre...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to New York City Asian-American female artists and nonprofit organizations that use arts and culture to address social issues. Funding is intended to support projects that promote women's leadership and address critical issues that affect Asian American women, girls, and families. Asian Women Giv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180174

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Obtain Faculty Appointments at I...

Deadline 03/17/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars and scientists in all fields of study to work as faculty at an Israeli IHE. Fellowships will offer top researchers the chance to be employed during the 2019/20 academic year and will enable the universities to offer them their first full-time academic appointments, as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167430

Grants to New York City Nonprofits, For-Profits, Schools, and Groups for Composting Programs

Deadline 03/22/19

Grants ranging from $100 to $750 to New York City nonprofits, private businesses, schools, IHEs, hospitals, community gardens, community associations, and housing development groups to promote composting. Funding is intended to create or expand composting programs in the five boroughs of New York City. Funds should be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180094
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Grants to USA and Israel Organizations to Impact Jewish Communities and Empower Women and Gir...

Deadline 03/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $40,000 to USA and Israel organizations for creative, impactful projects within the Jewish community. The Fund supports projects that take a problem-solving approach to issues in the areas of spiritual leadership, Jewish communal life, education, and social justice, with a particular focus o...

GrantWatch ID#: 168719
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Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies to Document Historical Buildings or Landscapes

Deadline 03/25/19

Grants ranging between $3,000 and $10,000 to New York nonprofits and local agencies to identify and document local buildings or landscapes with historical or cultural significance. Applicants must contact the funding source to discuss their project prior to receiving an application. Funding is intended for historic structu...

GrantWatch ID#: 178741
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In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 03/25/19

In-Kind Grants of $200 gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended to support service campaigns for animals, people, and the environment. Successful applications will demonstrate elements of service learning, youth leadership, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 03/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofits to address environmental issues, specifically the protection of clean drinking water resources, as well as efforts to challenge the development of natural gas use and infrastructure in New York State. Funding is intended for projects that promote enforceable water policies and that advance cleaner ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028
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Grants to USA Professional Football Players and Coaches to Host Free Football Summer Camps f...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,500 to USA professional football players and coaches (both current and former) to organize and host free, non-contact youth football summer camps. First-time coaches are required to complete an online course on heat, hydration, and concussion prevention. Funding is intended to support costs...

GrantWatch ID#: 141392
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants starting at $2,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services benefitting communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community development, and affordable housing. All request...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 03/31/19

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
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Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants of up to $500 to USA and territories public schools, preschools, Head Start programs, and public libraries to implement creative educational projects. This program provides an opportunity for teachers and librarians to present special projects outside the usual curriculum, or to engage students in meeting curricular...

GrantWatch ID#: 178591
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Benefit Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for scientific, charitable, and educational programs and projects that support veterans. Funding will be provided for grassroots start up projects that directly benefit veterans and their families. Projects that demonstrably benefit veterans and develop a track record of providing need...

GrantWatch ID#: 179959
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Awards to USA Individuals Ages 50 and Over for Creating Positive Social Impact

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $5,000 and $60,000 to USA and territories individuals ages 50 and older to recognize recent efforts to make a positive social impact. Strong consideration will be given to candidates working to address areas that are of particular concern to the Funding Source, specifically: intergenerational work; rethinking th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642
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Grants to USA Individuals and Nonprofits for Projects that Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA individuals and nonprofit organizations for original ideas and innovative projects that will lead to the advancement of scholarship in the area of the arts. An LOI is required before being invited to submit a proposal. The Foundation funds projects that align with their mission to challenge and shift perc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201
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Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging between $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531