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Connecticut Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  115 Preschool Grants for Connecticut.

Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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

Deadline 12/10/17

Award of $10,000 to a USA, territories, or Canada K-12 science teacher for positively impacting his or her school, community, and students through outstanding classroom education. Special projects may be referred to in the nomination or application, but should not be the primary focus. The recipient and the two finalis...

GrantWatch ID#: 172654

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/17/18 LOI Date: 12/13/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit an Intent to Apply notification by December 13. The mission of CNCS is to improve lives, strengthen communities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to New England Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Present Artists in Collaborative T...

Deadline 02/20/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to New England nonprofits, schools, and government agencies to present high quality artists in tours that exhibit strong collaboration between artists, presenters, and other nonprofits, and that creatively bring the arts to local communities. Funded projects must include at least three New England ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168831

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Early-Career Individuals for Exploratory and Broad-...

Deadline 11/29/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for exploratory, and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Support is avaialble for projects that are innovative, bold, and transformative. This program offers less experien...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607

Grants to New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Girls' and W...

Deadline 11/29/17

Grants to New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey nonprofits in the New York Metropolitan area for projects that support girls and women. Applicants should contact the Foundation before submitting an application. Funding is intended for educational, cultural, and social service organizations which promote academic, artistic,...

GrantWatch ID#: 180402

Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/31/18 Conference Date: 11/29/17

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA preK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to strengthen the applicants' teaching practice and to assist them in meeting their students’ needs. Grants can be used for an unlimited varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177420

Grants to USA K-5 Teachers at Low-Income Schools for Educational Arts-Based Projects

Deadline 11/30/17

Grants of up to $450 to USA elementary school teachers that serve disadvantaged students for projects that incorporate an arts and inquiry-based approach to learning. Projects should emphasize a holistic methodology that will address all learners through creativity and incorporate the arts as a fundamental tool for learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 161847

Grants to USA Nonprofits for American Indian Cultural Preservation, Business, and Education

Deadline 11/30/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support the self-sustainment and preservation of the American Indian culture. Eligible proposals encourage American Indian business, promote education, particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education, and preserve and enhance American Indian culture. Funding will be prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Youth, Education, Culture, and Faith-Based Activites

Deadline 12/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofits and certain faith-based organizations for a broad range of charitable activities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of community programs; support for hospitals; rehabilitation and welfare; education, literature, and science; youth activities; and civic, cultural, and religion.

GrantWatch ID#: 176355

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 04/01/18 LOI Date: 12/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits and Individuals for Research to Benefit Children Ag...

Deadline 02/15/18 LOI Date: 12/01/17

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, public governmental institutions, and individuals for research projects focused on health and nutrition for infants and young children, ages 0-3. The deadline to submit a concept paper is December 1. Priority funding is intended for research in the areas of nutri...

GrantWatch ID#: 176904

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Kensington and Berlin for Arts, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 12/01/17

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to benefit the Berlin and Kensington communities. Program areas include education, environment, health and human services, arts, culture, and the humanities. Preference will be given to programming in the areas of healthcare and human services.

GrantWatch ID#: 177155

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Hold Small Research Meetings

Deadline 12/01/17

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for focused symposia and small research conferences. Proposals should address the issues of creating and sustaining equitable educational spaces. Funding is intended to lead to robust research agendas that support the advancement of learners who face struct...

GrantWatch ID#: 177673

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in New England States for Performances by Tou...

Deadline 12/01/17

Grants ranging from $400 to $4,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies in the six New England states to present performing artists from outside of the organization's State. Funding provides for artists’ fees, including costs for creation of new work, travel, and per diem. Applicants who recei...

GrantWatch ID#: 178978
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Awards to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Youth Programs for Gardening Activities for Children ...

Deadline 12/08/17

Awards ranging in value between $500 to $750 to USA nonprofits, schools, and youth programs for gardening activities for children and youth. These awards are designed to support school and youth programs that educate students about gardening and enhance the quality of life for youth and their communities. Eligible progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 177181

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Technology Supplies and Equipment to Enhance Student Learning

Deadline 12/09/17

Grants of $500 and grants of $1,000 to USA K-12 teachers to purchase technology supplies and equipment for the classroom that will help students stay up-to-date with high-tech advances. Teachers must submit a lesson plan that is technology-focused and features student engagement and participation. Lesson plans should: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182276

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Outstanding Agricultural Science Teaching

Deadline 12/10/17

Awards of $2,500 to USA, Territories, and Canada K-12 teachers for excellence and innovation in the field of agricultural science education. Applicants must have incorporated innovative agricultural science activities into their existing science curriculum. The awardee will also receive paid travel expenses to attend a pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 156680

Award to a USA or Canada Individual or Organization for Excellence in Promoting Science Appr...

Deadline 12/10/17

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, territories, or Canada organization for promoting public appreciation of and interest in science. Funding will be used to attend a conference at which the awardee will receive the honor. The primary criteria used for judging is the applicant's excellence of contribution. Other criteria incl...

GrantWatch ID#: 156681

Award to a USA or Canada K-12 Public School Teacher for Accomplishment in Teaching Engineeri...

Deadline 12/10/17

Award totaling $10,000 to a USA, Territories, or Canada K-12 public school teacher of science or technology for outstanding accomplishment in engineering education. Funding is intended to demonstrate the importance of teaching students the skills used by engineers in the field, as well as having high-quality engineering in...

GrantWatch ID#: 182391

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Minority Urban Science Teachers for Professional Development O...

Deadline 12/10/17

Awards of $1,800 to USA, Territories, and Canada K-12 minority science educators in urban areas for professional development opportunities. Funding is intended to increase the talent pool for diverse science teachers in order to be more prepared for future workforce challenges. This award provides support to outstandin...

GrantWatch ID#: 182392

Grants to USA School Districts in New England States to Address Barriers Facing Disadvantage...

Deadline 12/11/17

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont public school districts to address barriers to entry affecting students from disadvantaged groups. This program is intended to facilitate participatory, inclusive, and transparent district-community initiatives that accomplish the followi...

GrantWatch ID#: 182494
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global Issues

Deadline 12/14/17

Prizes ranging from $250 to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International groups of two to three students ages 13-24 to come up with innovative solutions to global issues, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and write a one-minute commercial storyboard and script describing their solution. This opportuni...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

Deadline 01/31/18 LOI Date: 12/15/17

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society, and to come together on common issues. LOIs are due by December 15. The Foundation seeks to meet the needs at the pre-college education level as identified by experts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Literacy Councils for Outstanding Community Engagem...

Deadline 04/15/18 LOI Date: 12/15/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International literacy councils for outstanding achievement in the areas of community engagement, teacher empowerment, and public awareness. An Intent to Participate is due December 15, 2017. The awards are intended to promote education and fight illiteracy in local communities. One award wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 157055

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Scholars for Research on Public Policy

Deadline 12/15/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, scholars, and IHEs for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation and its citizens. Funding is primarily intended to support scholarship that results in the publication of books, journal articles, and policy papers. The Foundation wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and Australia Educators in K-12 Public and Privat...

Deadline 12/15/17

Grants in the form of cash awards of up to $60,000 and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and Australia educators in K-12 public and private schools, including classroom teachers, special teachers (e.g., art teachers, music teachers), technology specialists, administrators, PTAs, and librarians/media specialists. Thirteen p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177784
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 12/15/17

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA Organizations in New England States for Health, Education, Charitable, and Rel...

Deadline 12/15/17

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode, Island, and Vermont organizations for health, education, religious, and charitable purposes. Special emphasis is placed on activities that meet the needs of those affected by life-altering or life-threatening disease or circumstance. Additionally, the F...

GrantWatch ID#: 182473
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Grants to USA Schools, Clubs, and Athletic Programs to Strengthen Youth Handball Opportuniti...

Deadline 12/20/17

Grants to USA schools, clubs, and other athletic programs to support youth handball programming. Funding will be provided for new or emerging youth handball programs and/or existing programs to assist with administration, equipment, or other start-up related costs. If an application is approved, Development grants will f...

GrantWatch ID#: 173812
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Prize to USA, Canada, and International University Student Teams for Groundbreaking Energy I...

Deadline 12/23/17

Prize to USA, Canada, and International teams of college and university students for innovative ideas to harness energy in new ways. Eligible ideas are those that strive to transform the lives of large numbers of people and change the world. Teams must listen to existing needs, design scalable business models, and execute ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163667
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline 02/15/18 LOI Date: 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for activities that perpetuate the art of poetry in American culture and expand awareness of the positive effects of poetry on society. Letters of Intent must be submitted by December 31, 2017. Funds may be requested for poetry translation projects, developing a poetr...

GrantWatch ID#: 146023
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Historic Preservation, Education, and Patriotism

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for projects that address historic preservation, education, and patriotism. Applicants must gain the sponsorship of a local or state funding source chapter prior to submitting an application. Possible projects in each of these categories may include the following: Historic Pres...

GrantWatch ID#: 147350
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Affordable Housing, Basic Needs, and Econo...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve quality of life and economic stability for low- and moderate-income families within the funding source’s service area. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The Foundation’s grantmaking ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176759
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Nutrition Research and Education

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, medical and educational institutions, and faith-based and community organizations for projects in nutrition. Within this area, funding is intended for projects that focus on health implications, education, training, and research. Funding priorities inclu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179636
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Grants to USA Organizations for Programs that Assist Deaf and Hearing-Impaired Children and t...

Deadline 02/28/18 LOI Date: 01/02/18

Grants to USA organizations for programs that support deaf and hearing-impaired children and families. LOIs are due by January 2. Priority will be given to projects and programs that share the funding source's vision of the future and that seek to address the needs, gaps, and barriers families face in locating and accessi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177670
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Professionals for Exploratory and Broad-Interest Pr...

Deadline 01/03/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International experienced professionals for exploratory, and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Support is available for projects that are innovative, bold, and transformative. National Geographic welcomes...

GrantWatch ID#: 158257
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 02/12/18 LOI Date: 01/08/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 01/10/18

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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Grants to USA Schools, Educators, and Volunteers for Physical Education and Fitness Projects

Deadline 01/10/18

Grants from $250 to $500 to USA schools, educators, and volunteers to promote physical education and fitness-related goals. Proposals will be considered based on need and creativity. Priority will be given to projects directly related to roller skating, as well as to innovative projects aimed at improving physical fitness ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177355
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Develop Innovative PreK-12 Public Schools for the Underserved

Deadline 01/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for financial, management, and community relations support to develop innovative PreK-12 public schools in underserved communities. Applicants should apply with a named school leadership team that will lead the design work. The funding source invests in teams of educators who want to launch new, in...

GrantWatch ID#: 182499
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Grants to Hartford Area, Connecticut Non-Profits for Education, Arts, Health, and Human Serv...

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to Hartford Area, Connecticut non-profit organizations to support and promote educational, cultural, human services, religious, health, and arts programs for underserved populations. Grants will be for activities primarily conducted in Hartford and the contiguous neighboring communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 146818
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Award to a USA K-12 Teacher to Acknowledge Excellence in Geoscience Education

Deadline 01/15/18

Award of $6,000 to a USA K-12 teacher to recognize exceptional leadership in geoscience education. Teachers eligible for nomination should have three years of full-time teaching experience and be currently teaching at least one unit per year on natural resources. Teachers who include subjects relevant to energy resource d...

GrantWatch ID#: 160694
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and IHEs to Improve the Lives of Girls and Women

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants starting at $2,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, individuals, funding source affiliates, and universities to address issues facing girls and women. Funding may also be used for educational programming that informs the public about these issues. AAUW encourages proposals for projects that - Use innovativ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175529
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Early Education, After School, Literacy, STEM,...

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in eligible states and communities for early childhood education, after-school programs, mentoring, STEM, literacy, and job training programs. Funding is intended for educational programs that equip at-risk students from the pre-K to post-secondary level with the skills needed to succeed in today's...

GrantWatch ID#: 180299
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Education, Human Services, and Arts...

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofits located in the funder's service area for programs in the areas of education, human services, and arts and culture, with a special emphasis on the needs of youth, children, and families. Priority will be given to programs serving the towns of New Britain and Waterbury. The Foundation fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 142356
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Optics and Photonics Educational Prog...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, including (but not limited to) science centers, K-12 schools, and universities for STEM education outreach programs. Proposed programs and activities must specifically focus on raising awareness about, and interest in, optics and photonics. Applications a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178050
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Grants to USA Individuals, Schools, and Organizations in Multiple States for Projects that Pr...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants totaling $3,000 to USA individuals, community groups, organizations, and schools in the Mid-Atlantic region for projects that promote horticulture or have a positive ecological impact. Funding may be provided for projects involving a schoolyard butterfly garden, the removal of invasive plants in public areas, plant...

GrantWatch ID#: 171188
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319
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Investments in USA, Canada, and International Startups to Launch Innovative Technology Ventur...

Deadline 02/07/18

Funding opportunities for USA, Canada, and International startups at any stage to help launch innovative technology ventures. Companies that provide products and/or services in the following sectors are eligible: health, media and entertainment, finance, education, eGov/Smart Cities, logistics, and hospitality/travel. C...

GrantWatch ID#: 165172
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