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73 Kentucky Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students

73 Awards Grants for Kentucky

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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Awards to USA Businesses and Individuals to Recognize Achievements in Operating or Supportin...

Deadline 12/08/22

Awards to USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, and Virgin Islands businesses, small business owners, and entrepreneurs to recognize their outstanding impact, innovations, and contributions to increasing the country's global competitiveness. Awards are intended to celebrate excellen...

GrantWatch ID#: 178025

Award to a USA Individual to Recognize Outstanding Charitable Efforts in Human Health

Deadline 12/09/22

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to recognize outstanding efforts in philanthropy related to the field of human health. The award is designed to honor individuals who demonstrate innovation, leadership, boldness, creativity, and achievement. Achievements may be in a...

GrantWatch ID#: 145225

Award to a USA Individual to Recognize Work in Health Advocacy and Social Change

Deadline 12/09/22

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to honor dedication to the advancement of social change in the area of health. The purpose of this program is to recognize an individual whose work in the public or nonprofit sector has made a significant impact on the field of healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 191906

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Clinical Psychologist to Recognize Early-Career Acc...

Deadline 12/15/22

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

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Undergraduate Educator in Computer Science or Engine...

Deadline 12/15/22

Award of $10,000 plus travel expenses to a USA, Canada, or International professor of computing education at an undergraduate IHE for excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to educators who have been teaching for ten years or less. Applications will be evalua...

GrantWatch ID#: 165835

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

Opportunity for USA Individuals and Students to Participate in a Competition Recognizing Com...

Deadline 12/15/22

Opportunity for USA adults and middle and high school students to participate in a competition to recognize contributions to the community. The winning individual and student will receive funds to support their continued efforts to improve the lives of others. Eligible...

GrantWatch ID#: 187173

Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/17/22

Award to a USA active police officer to honor efforts on behalf of the safety and welfare of police canines in local communities. The award program recognizes the efforts of police officers and police dispatchers in advocating for a better quality of life and higher st...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171

Awards to Kentucky Healthcare Professionals to Acknowledge Improvements in the Health Care S...

Deadline 12/19/22

Awards to Kentucky healthcare professionals in eligible locations to acknowledge improvements in the healthcare sector. Awards will be given in the following categories: health equity champion, health entrepreneur, rising star, innovator, provider, and manager. Eligibl...

GrantWatch ID#: 199751

Awards to USA Science Educators to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to Science Education ...

Deadline 12/21/22

Awards to USA science educators to recognize outstanding contributions to science education outside of a school setting. Successful awardees will receive a stipend and travel accommodations to attend a national science conference. Examples of informal or nontraditional...

GrantWatch ID#: 144371

Award and In-Kind Support to a USA Elementary School Science Teacher to Recognize an Outstan...

Deadline 12/21/22

Award of $1,000 and in-kind support to a USA elementary school teacher to recognize an outstanding interdisciplinary science lesson plan. In addition to the award, the successful applicant will receive a stipend to attend a national science education conference and the...

GrantWatch ID#: 146132

Award and In-Kind Support to a USA Science Teacher to Recognize Contributions to Science Edu...

Deadline 12/21/22

Award of $5,000 and in-kind support to a USA science teacher to recognize leadership and exceptional contributions to science education at the national level. The successful recipient will also be able to attend a national science education conference at no personal co...

GrantWatch ID#: 146133

Awards to USA K-12 Science Teachers for Conference Attendance and Mentorship

Deadline 12/21/22

Awards of up to $1,000 to USA K-12 teachers in their first five years of teaching with funds to attend a science education conference. Awardees will also receive mentorship and opportunities for involvement within the science education community. Priority will be given...

GrantWatch ID#: 146136

Awards to USA K-16 Science Educators to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to Science Educa...

Deadline 12/21/22

Awards to USA K-16 science educators to recognize outstanding contributions to science education. Award recipients will receive a stipend and travel accommodations to attend a national science education conference. The award is open to educators who have at least ten y...

GrantWatch ID#: 146138

Award to a USA, Canada, or International K-12 Science Teacher to Honor Outstanding and Innov...

Deadline 12/21/22

Award valued at $3,500 to a USA, Canada, or International K-12 science teacher to honor outstanding and innovative agricultural science teaching. Applicants must demonstrate that innovative hands-on activities in the field of agricultural science have been incorporated...

GrantWatch ID#: 156680

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

Award to a USA K-12 Public School Teacher to Honor Achievement in Engineering Education

Deadline 12/21/22

Award totaling $10,000 to a USA K-12 public school teacher of science or technology to recognize outstanding engineering-related classroom instruction. The award is intended to demonstrate the importance of teaching students the skills used by engineers in the field, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 182391

Awards to USA K-12 Minority Science Teachers in Urban Areas for Professional Development Opp...

Deadline 12/21/22

Awards of $1,800 to USA and territories K-12 minority science educators in urban areas to participate in professional development learning opportunities. The purpose of the program is to expand the talent pool for science teachers in order to prepare for future workfor...

GrantWatch ID#: 182392

Award to a USA or Canada Female Student in Grades 5-8 to Honor Exceptional Involvement in Sc...

Deadline 12/21/22

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada female student in grades 5 through 8 for outstanding involvement in science. A strong connection to science is the main criterion for the selection of the recipient. Proposals will be evaluated by the quality of support materials, evi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184710

Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize Long-Standing Contributions to Science Education

Deadline 12/21/22

Awards to USA individuals to recognize long-standing contributions to science education. Successful awardees will be those who have contributed to education on a national, local, or state level. The purpose of the program is to recognize individuals who have advanced s...

GrantWatch ID#: 206170

Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize a Life-Long Dedication to Advancing Science Education

Deadline 12/21/22

Awards to USA individuals to recognize a life-long dedication to advancing science education. Family members of the awardees will receive travel accommodations to attend a national science education conference. The award is intended to recognize individuals posthumous...

GrantWatch ID#: 206171

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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Awards to USA Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors for Excellence in Essay Writing on the Theme...

Deadline 12/31/22

Awards to USA undergraduate junior and senior students at accredited four-year IHEs for excellence in essay writing on the theme of ethics. Applicants may submit an essay on a wide range of topics, as long as it explores a relevant ethical problem, concern, question, o...

GrantWatch ID#: 177575

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

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

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

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Independent Advances in th...

Deadline 12/31/22

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals in recognition of independent advances in the field of historical sound recording. The purpose of the award is to honor individuals who have dedicated their personal time to improving, developing, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 205876

Awards to Kentucky Individuals to Recognize their Influence on the Local Business Community

Deadline 12/31/22

Awards to Kentucky individuals in eligible regions to recognize their influence on the local business community. Self-nominations are acceptable. Awards are intended to acknowledge accomplishments in the current calendar year. Successful awardees will be influential bu...

GrantWatch ID#: 206528

Award to a USA Teacher in a Two-Year College for Excellence in Professionalism and Teaching

Deadline 01/01/23

Award to a USA teacher in a two-year college to recognize contributions to the profession. Nominations are welcomed for individuals who have contributed positively to professional leadership and have shown excellence in teaching. Eligible nominees demonstrate the quali...

GrantWatch ID#: 193039

Awards to USA Restaurants to Recognize Contributions to Local Communities

Deadline 01/01/23

Awards of up to $5,000 to USA restaurants to recognize contributions to local communities. Nominations are welcome on behalf of small business restaurants that have made a positive impact on communities in their service areas. Funding is intended to allow the restauran...

GrantWatch ID#: 206149

Awards to USA Jewish Youth to Recognize Outstanding Leadership in Volunteer Service

Deadline 01/05/23

Awards of $36,000 to USA Jewish teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19 to recognize outstanding leadership in community service. Awards will recognize teens who have demonstrated initiative in the creation of new projects or the expansion of existing projects that emb...

GrantWatch ID#: 177330

Awards to USA Teachers for Outstanding Contributions to STEM Education

Deadline 01/09/23

Awards of $10,000 to USA and territories educators to recognize excellence in the field of STEM education. Applicants must teach in 7th to 12th-grade classrooms. The purpose of this award is to honor teachers who have motivated their students and helped them succeed in...

GrantWatch ID#: 180026
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Research and Innovation in the Field...

Deadline 01/10/23

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group of individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of environmental sustainability. Nominations will be accepted for scientists, urban development experts, economists, energy specialists, pove...

GrantWatch ID#: 177460

Awards to USA K-12 Public School Teachers for Excellence in Environmental Education

Deadline 01/11/23

Awards to USA and territories K-12 public school teachers to recognize excellence in environmental education. The winning teachers' LEAs will receive awards as well. Applicants will be evaluated in several categories, including integration, service to the community and...

GrantWatch ID#: 138628
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Awards to USA State and Federal Wildlife Law Enforcement Officers for Outstanding Lifetime Ac...

Deadline 01/13/23

Awards of $2,500 to USA individual state and federal agency wildlife law enforcement officers for outstanding achievements in the field. The award is intended to honor individuals who exhibit leadership and excellence and whose contributions have helped advance wildlif...

GrantWatch ID#: 187564

Awards to USA Teachers in Multiple Southern States to Recognize Achievement in Foreign Langu...

Deadline 01/15/23

Awards to USA and territories teachers in multiple locations to recognize outstanding contributions to foreign language education. Eligible nominees are foreign language educators in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mi...

GrantWatch ID#: 157715

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Recognize Contributions to Information ...

Deadline 01/15/23

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize outstanding contributions to the fields of information literacy and library instruction. Nominations should be based on formal or informal research on the topic, the cre...

GrantWatch ID#: 166583

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library to Acknowledge Contributions to Information...

Deadline 01/15/23

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International library to acknowledge contributions to the development and augmentation of information literacy instruction. The award is available to every type of library. Preference will be given to low-c...

GrantWatch ID#: 166586
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Participate in a Vocal Competi...

Deadline 01/25/23

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International singers and actors between the ages of 19 and 32 to participate in a musical theater and opera vocal contest. Contestants are encouraged to choose contrasting songs that display stylistic range and repertoire. Contestants ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175728
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Award to a USA Medical School Faculty Member to Recognize Contributions to Healthcare

Deadline 04/07/23 LOI Date: 01/27/23

Award of $10,000 to a USA medical school faculty member to recognize significant contributions to health and the quality of healthcare for a broad population of Americans. Eligible nominees must be able to demonstrate that their work has influenced public policy, impro...

GrantWatch ID#: 167411

Awards to USA Journalists to Recognize Excellence in Journalism

Deadline 01/30/23

Awards of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize outstanding commentary or investigative journalism. Eligible categories of work include newspaper, magazine, web, broadcast, opinion, and analysis journalism, as well as books. Nominees should demonstrate strong storytel...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619
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Award to a USA Investigator for Excellence in Health Care Research

Deadline 01/31/23

Award of $20,000 to a USA investigator to recognize excellence in the field of health care research. The purpose of this program is to honor original research articles that were published in the previous year. All research articles must address some aspect of healthcar...

GrantWatch ID#: 182917
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Exceptional Contr...

Deadline 01/31/23

Awards of $500 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations to acknowledge outstanding achievements in education. Awards are intended to recognize those that do exceptional work to enhance student learning through technology. In addition to a monetar...

GrantWatch ID#: 187682
NEW

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist for Contributions to the Mental Health...

Deadline 01/31/23

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize contributions to the field of mental health. Eligible recipients are psychologists within the first ten years of their postdoctoral degree. This award is intended to support efforts to advocate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191535
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Outstanding Contributions to Health E...

Deadline 01/31/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International scientists for outstanding contributions to the field of health equity. Priority areas of interest include the environment, consumer safety, food safety and security, and safe medicines. Eligible applicants have demonstrated a c...

GrantWatch ID#: 196276
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Awards to USA and Canada Search and Rescue Teams to Recognize Exceptional Service

Deadline 01/31/23

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA and Canada search and rescue teams in honor of the important services they provide. Applicants must demonstrate that their team participated in an especially heroic or notable rescue operation during the past year. Rescue operations shoul...

GrantWatch ID#: 200171
NEW

Award to a USA Writer, Editor, Reporter, or Team of Contributors to Recognize Outstanding Wr...

Deadline 01/31/23

Award to a USA writer, editor, reporter, or team of contributors to recognize outstanding writing and reporting on matters related to health care. The winner or winning group will receive a $20,000 prize. Entrants may submit articles published in magazines, newspapers,...

GrantWatch ID#: 206862
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Award to a USA or Canada Library in Recognition of an Exceptional Staff Development Program

Deadline 02/01/23

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library to recognize achievements in the area of professional development. The award honors an institution that offers a workforce development program designed to enhance staff abilities and increase effectiveness in reaching objectiv...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079
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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

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Honor Outstanding Character in a Chall...

Deadline 02/01/23

Award of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize extraordinary character in the face of a difficult situation. Nominees should demonstrate that they have dealt with challenges with honor and grace. In addition to a generous cash prize, the awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 166587
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