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58 New York City Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students

58 Awards Grants for New York City

Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
Awards for outstanding individuals' impact on the community and the people they serve.

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit or For-Profit to Recognize and Support W...

Deadline 10/28/22 LOI Date: 09/05/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit or for-profit organization that is addressing environmental and social issues. Applicants are required to submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support and incr...

GrantWatch ID#: 191876

Awards to USA Entrepreneurs for Innovative, Effective, and Sustainable New Products

Deadline 08/18/22

Awards to USA entrepreneurs and brand owners for innovative, effective, and sustainable new products. Winners will receive a $20,000 cash prize as well as marketing and promotions, increased customer visibility, and certification of sustainability. Funding is intended ...

GrantWatch ID#: 204767

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals and Organizations to Honor Outstanding Use of Digital M...

Deadline 08/24/22

Awards to USA and Canada individuals and organizations in recognition of outstanding use of digital media in the presentation of opera. Funding is intended to promote the continued use of digital media for opera presentations and to increase the quality of such present...

GrantWatch ID#: 204013

Awards to USA and Puerto Rico Latino Nonprofit Leaders to Recognize Outstanding Leadership

Deadline 08/31/22

Awards to USA and Puerto Rico Latino leaders of nonprofit organizations to recognize outstanding leadership initiatives. A $10,000 grant will be given to each awardee's organization. Awards are intended for individuals who have had a significant impact on their commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 198325

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Researchers and Scientists for Excellence in Life S...

Deadline 08/31/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International researchers and scientists for excellence in life sciences. The purpose of the program is to recognize outstanding research in applied or pure life sciences. The research should demonstrate originality, excellence, and impact on...

GrantWatch ID#: 198441

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Groups, and Affiliated Societies to Ho...

Deadline 09/01/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International organizations, individuals, societies, and groups to acknowledge outstanding achievements in flower preservation. At least one of the $500 prizes will honor protection efforts related to orchid species native to the United State...

GrantWatch ID#: 159984

Award to a USA Individual to Honor an Exceptional Book of Original Poetry

Deadline 09/01/22

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to honor an exceptional book of original poetry. The poetry may be in any style or subject and must be in English. The winner must be a living poet who has never published a book-length poetry collection. The winning poet will have t...

GrantWatch ID#: 202811
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Awards to USA BIPOC Visual Artists for Artwork Directly Addressing Social Injustice

Deadline 09/01/22

Awards of $2,000 to USA BIPOC visual artists for artwork that directly addresses social injustice. Eligible artistic disciplines include photography, graphic art, illustration, and painting. Funding is intended to provide an artistic platform that will help bring about...

GrantWatch ID#: 205169

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Woman for Outstanding Achievement and Ongoing Work i...

Deadline 09/02/22

Award of $20,000 to a USA, Canada, or International woman to acknowledge exceptional achievement in the area of human rights and to allow the recipient to continue her efforts. Funding is intended to recognize the recipient's accomplishments, which are often achieved a...

GrantWatch ID#: 163525
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Social...

Deadline 09/02/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, individuals, and teams to recognize and support projects that have a significant social impact. The awards are intended to support creative approaches from diverse members of the global co...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Awards to USA Women to Recognize Outstanding Leadership in Education

Deadline 09/09/22

Awards of $1,000 to USA women to acknowledge outstanding leadership in the field of education. The purpose of this program is to honor female education professionals that positively impact the lives of students. Nominations and applications are accepted for the followi...

GrantWatch ID#: 159056

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Researcher to Recognize Outstanding Research Addres...

Deadline 09/09/22

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International advanced researcher to recognize outstanding research addressing lupus. Nominations are welcome for basic or clinical investigators holding an MD or PhD. Awards are intended to recognize research that has advanced the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186497
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Investigator to Recognize Outstanding ...

Deadline 09/09/22

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career investigator to recognize outstanding research on lupus. Nominations are welcome for licensed physicians with notable achievements in clinical care, translation, and basic science in the field of lupus res...

GrantWatch ID#: 186498

Award to a USA Woman PhD or MD Affiliated with a Qualified Institution for a Scientific Proj...

Deadline 09/09/22

Award to a USA woman professor or post-doc affiliated with a qualified college, university, or educational institution for a scientific project with potential for outstanding positive impact. Applications are welcome from early and mid-career assistant and associate pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 204499
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/15/22

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support research projects that enhance the quality of education in the field. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timelin...

GrantWatch ID#: 160645

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Efforts in Public Engageme...

Deadline 09/15/22

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals who explain mathematical ideas to non-mathematical audiences on a continuous basis. Previous awards have been given to individuals who have explained the concept of mathematics through doodles on YouTube, T...

GrantWatch ID#: 160649

Awards to USA, Canada, and International School Counselors for Excellence in Preparing Stude...

Deadline 09/15/22

Awards of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and international high school college counselors to recognize dedication and commitment to preparing their students for college. Eligible candidates demonstrate excellent educational skills, outstanding leadership, and steadfast advocac...

GrantWatch ID#: 193848
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Organization for Ideas to Address Glo...

Deadline 09/22/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or organization in recognition of outstanding efforts in addressing global security issues. The purpose of the contest is to generate innovative ideas that can be applied on a global scale. Eligible project areas incl...

GrantWatch ID#: 205206
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Award and In-Kind Support to a USA, Canada, or International Artist to Recognize Outstanding ...

Deadline 09/26/22

Award and in-kind support to a USA, Canada, or International artist in eligible locations to recognize outstanding artistry. In addition to a $10,000 unrestricted monetary grant for the winner, the winner and runners-up will receive studio visits from seasoned artists,...

GrantWatch ID#: 192232
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Organization for Human Rights Activism

Deadline 09/30/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or organization for social activism. Nominations are accepted annually on behalf of those whose work has made a significant and positive impact to further or defend human rights. The purpose of this program is to reco...

GrantWatch ID#: 159801
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Awards to USA Community College, University, Public, and K-12 School Librarians to Recognize...

Deadline 09/30/22

Awards to USA community college, university, public, and K-12 school librarians to recognize professional accomplishments. Nominees must possess a specialty in school library media. Preference will be given to nominees who have successfully increased circulation, libra...

GrantWatch ID#: 174273

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Authors for Jewish-Themed Nonfiction Books

Deadline 10/01/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International authors for nonfiction books on Jewish subjects. In addition to the cash prize, winners will receive marketing and promotion assistance. Awards are available for books that involve themes that align with the Fund's focus areas, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159486

Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers for Outstanding Dedication to ...

Deadline 10/01/22

Awards of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers for outstanding contributions in the field of education. Funding is intended to recognize exceptional educators who have exhibited dedication and commitment to preparing students for success ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193851
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Award to a USA Scientist for Outstanding Research to Advance Agriculture and Food Production

Deadline 10/03/22

Award to a USA researcher affiliated with an institution to recognize contributions to the field of agriculture. Eligible nominees are scientists within 20 years of the completion of their Ph.D. who work in a range of focus areas within the field of agriculture, includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197536

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Attend a Professional Conference Suppor...

Deadline 10/10/22

Awards of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars to attend the funding source's professional conference supporting instruction in college-level writing. Funding is intended to encourage the professional development of first-time presenters from historically ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192544

Award to a USA, Territories, and Canada Author for a Scholarly Book or Catalog About Costume ...

Deadline 10/15/22

Award of $750 to a USA, Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands), or Canada author for a published book or exhibition catalog that contributes significantly to the study of costume and research related to dress. Funding is intended for material that makes a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150317
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Award to a USA Nonprofit or Individual for Contributions to Arts and Culture

Deadline 10/15/22

Award to a USA nonprofit organization or individual for contributions to arts and cultural life in American society. Examples of activities worthy of recognition include programs that create opportunities for artists and the arts to thrive, programs that bring the arts...

GrantWatch ID#: 191490

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Innovative Science, Environment, an...

Deadline 10/17/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals above the age of 18 to recognize and support innovative and ground-breaking projects that address major world challenges. Awards are intended to support projects taking place anywhere in the world. Candidates can app...

GrantWatch ID#: 181058
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Awards and In-Kind Support to USA K-12 Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Teaching Students...

Deadline 10/31/22

Awards of $3,000 and in-kind support to USA K-12 teachers to recognize excellence and dedication in teaching students topics related to civic responsibility. Eligible candidates are those that conduct activities that educate students about beliefs and values that are e...

GrantWatch ID#: 179165
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Group to Recognize Humanitarian Effor...

Deadline 10/31/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group to recognize humanitarian efforts. The award is intended to honor the exceptional impact that the nominees' actions have made on preserving human life and advancing humanitarian causes in the face of adversit...

GrantWatch ID#: 189622

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

Deadline 11/01/22

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 com...

GrantWatch ID#: 155107
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Awards to USA Individuals for Encouraging Underrepresented Students to Pursue Science and En...

Deadline 11/01/22

Awards of $5,000 to USA individuals for encouraging diversity in the fields of science and engineering. In addition to a cash prize, the winners will designate an academic institution to receive grants of $10,000 to further the objectives of this award. The award is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155138
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Award to a USA Teacher for Exceptional Contributions to American History Education

Deadline 11/01/22

Award to a USA precollegiate teacher to recognize outstanding contributions to American history education. Nominees for this award have undertaken activities to advance the intellectual development of other teachers or students. Successful candidates will demonstrate e...

GrantWatch ID#: 161714

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Classroom Instruction in Cla...

Deadline 11/01/22

Awards of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction in classical studies. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Nominations may be made by an administrator, a colleague, a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Writers to Recognize an Outstanding Debut Literary ...

Deadline 11/01/22

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and international writers to recognize an outstanding debut literary work. Submissions must be the author's first fiction publication. The winning stories will be published in an annually released anthology. The purpose of the award is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603
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Awards to USA and Canada Doctoral Students for Research and Writing on Architecture and Soci...

Deadline 11/15/22

An award of up to $15,000 and an award of up to $20,000 to doctoral students enrolled in graduate programs at USA and Canada schools for dissertation research and writing on architecture topics. Funding may be used to support students enrolled in art history, architect...

GrantWatch ID#: 159992
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Award to a New York City Writer for an Outstanding Essay About Brooklyn

Deadline 11/15/22

Award of $500 to a New York City writer to recognize an outstanding non-fiction essay that takes place in Brooklyn and is about Brooklyn or Brooklyn-based characters. Entries will be accepted from writers of all backgrounds and ages. The award is intended to showcase c...

GrantWatch ID#: 163365
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Clinical Psychologist to Recognize Early-Career Acc...

Deadline 11/30/22

Award of $4,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career clinical psychologist to recognize accomplishments and potential within the field. This award recognizes contributions within the first ten years of the individual’s career and encourages continued contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159515
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist for Excellence in the Teaching of Psyc...

Deadline 12/01/22

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International psychologist to recognize significant contributions to the field of psychology, while also demonstrating accomplishments as an educator in the field. Nominees should demonstrate outstanding performance in professional ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159521
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Awards to USA College English Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Language Learning Programs

Deadline 12/01/22

Awards to USA English teachers at two-year colleges to recognize educational programs that improve language learning for students. The award program honors teachers for outstanding initiatives that help students achieve career, college, and personal goals. Program acti...

GrantWatch ID#: 160628
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Awards to USA and Canada Organizations, Businesses, and Individuals for Exceptional History ...

Deadline 12/01/22

Awards to USA or Canada organizations, businesses, groups, or individuals in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhibits, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Historian for Outstanding Historical Research Relat...

Deadline 12/01/22

Award of $500 to a USA, Canada, or International historian employed by a public agency to recognize outstanding historical research that directly informs public policy. Eligible topics include environmental history, the history of public works and infrastructure, insti...

GrantWatch ID#: 175931
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Recognize Original and Exceptional Re...

Deadline 12/01/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize original and exceptional research in the field of chemistry. The research should be shown to have significantly advanced the field. If the research is significantly interdisciplinary, aspects that represe...

GrantWatch ID#: 187620
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Significant Contributions to the Fie...

Deadline 12/15/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize significant contributions to the field of neuroscience. Nominators must be individuals associated with hospitals, medicals schools, universities, or research institutes, and have a background in neuroscie...

GrantWatch ID#: 175244

Award to a USA or Canada K-12 Teacher for Outstanding Science Instruction

Deadline 12/21/22

Award of $10,000 to a USA or Canada K-12 teacher for outstanding classroom science education. The award recipient will be honored for having positively impacted the school, community, and students through excellence in teaching. In addition, the awardee and finalists w...

GrantWatch ID#: 172654

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/22

Awards of $3,000 to a USA or Canada author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in children’s literature. Nominations are accepted on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Innovation in Land Development and P...

Deadline 12/31/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize significant contributions to the planning and development of the built environment. Nominees may come from any discipline and include, but are not limited to, public officials, developers, educators, auth...

GrantWatch ID#: 177781
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Awards to USA K-12 School Educators and Employees to Recognize Excellence and Leadership in ...

Deadline 12/31/22

Awards to USA K-12 educators, administrators, and school staff members to recognize outstanding efforts to positively impact the lives of students. Nominations are accepted for educators and employees in public, charter, and private schools. The purpose of the program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186015
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Affiliated with a Nonprofit Institution ...

Deadline 12/31/22

Award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual affiliated with a nonprofit charitable, educational, or scientific institution, or governmental entity in recognition of an exceptional dissertation. Funding is intended for individuals with promising resear...

GrantWatch ID#: 195458
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Classical Music Composer to Honor Exceptional Achie...

Deadline 02/01/23

Award to a USA, Canada, or International classical music composer for exceptional achievement in overall work, distinctive creativity, and career attainment. In addition to the cash prize, the award recipient will participate in a residency of two to three weeks involv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163158
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