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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Southern States to Host Performing Arts Events

Deadline 03/04/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 or $7,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit and governmental arts presenting organizations to host performing artists for public events. Touring support is available for performances in opera, music, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 166033

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Southern States for Literary Events Featuring Touri...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Funding will support literary projects that contain a public reading as well as an e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

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

Matching Grants to Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana Nonprofits for Arts and Culture in the Cincin...

Deadline 02/27/19

Matching grants of up to $10,000 to Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural projects in the greater Cincinnati-Middletown area. Applicants must schedule a consultation with program staff at least one week prior to the deadline. Funding is intended for new or expanded arts or cultural herit...

GrantWatch ID#: 175914

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 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 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 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

Grants to Lexington, Kentucky Nonprofits and Groups for Neighborhood Improvements and Beautif...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to Lexington, Kentucky nonprofit organizations and neighborhood and homeowner associations for neighborhood improvement, clean-up, or beautification. Funding is intended for activities and improvements that will enhance corridors leading into and out of Lexington, to increase awareness of corridor enhancements, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179692

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

Grants to Fayette County, Kentucky Nonprofits and Individual Artists for Public Arts Activit...

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

Grants to Fayette County, Kentucky nonprofit organizations and individual artists for community-focused arts and culture projects. Funding is intended for specific projects with an arts or cultural focus that have clear artistic and social benefits and are accessible to the general public. Preference will be given to t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180031

Grants to Franklin County, Kentucky Organizations for Projects that Benefit the Local Commun...

Deadline 03/04/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Franklin County, Kentucky organizations for projects and ideas that benefit area residents. Eligible projects will address issues that were identified by the Funding Source during locally-held discussions in March 2018. Consideration will be given to programs that focus on one or more of the follo...

GrantWatch ID#: 185274
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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 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
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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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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 Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Watershed or Water Source Conservation i...

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits, municipalities, schools, and other organizations for watershed or water source conservation projects within the Funding Source's service area. Projects should be collaborative. Applicants from the following states are eligible: Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 179602
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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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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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Improve Access to Therapeutic Massage...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to provide therapeutic bodywork and massage to marginalized groups. Funding is also available to provide massage services in places where it is not yet available. By providing massage services and therapy, grant recipients will hel...

GrantWatch ID#: 178262
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Impact the Community and Impro...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit the communities where the funding source does business. Eligible communities are located in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carol...

GrantWatch ID#: 180369
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Grants to Kentucky, West Virginia, and Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Community Ne...

Deadline 04/10/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia nonprofit organizations in the Tri-State area for programs that serve cultural, educational, scientific, and other charitable purposes. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the Foundation staff to begin the application process. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178966
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Award to a USA Nonprofit for Excellence in Innovation and Effective Programming

Deadline 04/30/19

Award to a USA nonprofit organization that demonstrates excellence in innovation. The award is intended to honor organizations that utilize innovative practices to improve their performance. In addition to the award, 50 semifinalists will be given the opportunity to attend mini-courses full of practical tools and insights ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171667
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Grants to USA Youth Track and Field and Running Clubs to Enhance Youth Sports Programs

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA youth track and field and running clubs to enhance programs and experiences for youth in sports programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are located in low-income areas. Funding is intended to help support and broaden programs that are high quality, attract diverse ethnic and socio-economic youth, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179469

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits to Improve Jewish Programs for Communities in Louisville and T...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Kentucky nonprofit organizations to strengthen local Jewish organizations and programming. Applicants are required to discuss their funding requests before submitting an application. Funding is intended to reduce barriers and provide opportunities for Jewish individuals and their families to engage in Jewish life...

GrantWatch ID#: 185239
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Reproductive Health Education Programs for Disadvantaged Young ...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to empower young women by providing healthy reproductive education. Emphasis is placed on programs serving women who lack access to unbiased information regarding reproductive health and their options in life. The Anna Lalor Burdick (ALB) Program supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs in Eligible States for Environment, Safety, and Community B...

Deadline 05/06/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofits and educational institutions in eligible states for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Organizations within the following states are eligible to apply for funding: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryla...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community S...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818