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Connecticut Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  144 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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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 04/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs in Multiple States to Coordinate Mentors for Ch...

Deadline 04/26/18

Grants to USA religious and secular nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to engage adults ages 55 and older in volunteer work as mentors and tutors. Eligible states include: Connecticut, Utah, South Dakota, Oklahoma, Maryland, Nevada, Montana, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Nebraska, New Jersey, Sou...

GrantWatch ID#: 160395

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Sponsor Local Events and Support Fundraisin...

Deadline 04/27/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies to support events and fundraisers taking place within the funding source’s service area. Eligible towns include Bethlehem, Beacon Falls, Cheshire, Bridgewater, Litchfield, Goshen, Morris, Middlebury, New Milford, Naugatuck, Oxford, Prosp...

GrantWatch ID#: 179799

Prize to a USA K-12 School for Science Lab Improvements and STEM Resources

Deadline 04/27/18

Prize of $10,000 to a USA K-12 school to enhance the quality of STEM education. The prize money will be used for a science lab makeover, or for the purchase of STEM-related supplies, technology, and equipment. Teachers are invited to enter their school in the sweepstakes during the open period.

GrantWatch ID#: 183403

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Re...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, arts, and culture. The Foundation makes both program and operating grants and...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA K-12 Educators to Implement Creative Classroom Projects

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $27,000 to USA full-time K-12 teachers and educators to support creative projects in classrooms throughout the country. Funding must be used to further the projects, as described in the submitted application, within the school or school system. Each of the 100 finalists will receive an awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 178562

Grants to Northwest Connecticut Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts, Health, and Educ...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants of up to $1,500 or grants starting at $1,500 to Northwest Connecticut nonprofits, schools, and agencies for programs in the areas of arts and culture, civic and education, the environment, social services, and health. Funding is available for programming (funding new programs or expanding existing programs); capital...

GrantWatch ID#: 179778

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Geogra...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants of $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, school districts, universities, and public institutions for specific programs that enhance geography education in schools. Funding should be used to promote geographic literacy at the classroom, district, or statewide level; and to encourage the integr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180978

Grants to Lower Naugatuck Valley, Connecticut Nonprofits to Benefit Underserved Populations

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit underserved communities in the Lower Naugatuck Valley. Funding is intended for human services, education, and health care programs, with particular consideration given to organizations that work to prevent cruelty to children and animals. Applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 171507

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Life Outcomes for Vulnerable Children

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to promote better learning, economic, and health outcomes for children ages 0-8, with an emphasis on vulnerable communities. This program supports advocacy, policymaker leadership, and research to achieve these goals. The Alliance for Early Success is a catalyst...

GrantWatch ID#: 171736

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects to Improve Educati...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers who are affiliated with a college, university, school district, nonprofit research facility, or nonprofit cultural institution for small research projects to improve education. Applicants must have earned a doctorate degree in an academic discipline or p...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 05/01/18

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

Awards to USA Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise Educa...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards of $7,500 and one award of $15,000 to recognize outstanding USA K-12 and college educators who have brought creativity and passion to their classrooms as they teach students about entrepreneurship and the free enterprise system. These awards will be given to teachers at the elementary, junior high school, high scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 177419

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 05/01/18

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 School Districts and Schools to to Provide Healthy Food in Cafeterias

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA schools and grants of $10,000 to USA school districts that participate in the Country's National School Lunch Program (NSLP). Funding will be provided to schools to create lunchroom programs that enable students to taste fresh vegetables and fruits. Goals of the programs are to: - Increase st...

GrantWatch ID#: 176220

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and agencies to purchase playground equipment to construct or renovate a playground. Priority will be given to applicants that serve children from low-income communities. Special consideration is also given to communities that have been impacted by a disaster. Competitive a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051

Grants to USA K-12 Schools for Field Trips to a Delaware Art Museum

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA K-12 schools for field trips to an art museum in Wilmington, Delaware. Applicants may request support for student admissions to the museum, as well as reimbursement for transportation costs. Applications will be considered from public, private, and parochial schools in any State.

GrantWatch ID#: 176182

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Research on Schoo...

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals for research addressing violence and safety in the nation’s schools. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the proposal deadline. Overview: The Comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178848

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Promote PreK-12 Computer Scienc...

Deadline 05/09/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to promote computer science and computational thinking educational opportunities for PreK-12 students. Proposals are invited for researcher-practitioner partnerships that aim to increase participation in CS and CT formal STEM learning all all grade levels...

GrantWatch ID#: 183161

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 05/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofits for museums, cultural, and performing arts programs; schools, hospitals, educational and skills training programs, and programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped; environmental and wildlife protection activities; and other programs that address community needs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 05/10/18

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 Connecticut Local Education Agencies for Special Needs Education at All Grade Leve...

Deadline 05/10/18

Grants to Connecticut local education agencies to defray the cost of providing special education programs and related services to children with disabilities. Funding components are available for educational programs serving children and youth at all grade levels. The grant application should consider the Connecticut S...

GrantWatch ID#: 181390
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Universities to Raise Awareness About Cens...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants of $1,000 and grants of $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and universities for programs and activities that raise awareness about censorship issues and intellectual freedom. Proposed activities must take place during the week of September 23rd through the 29th, during the annual Banned Book...

GrantWatch ID#: 144035
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Grants to Southeastern Connecticut Nonprofits for Education, Healthcare, Emergency Relief, an...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations for programs that will improve the quality of life in Ledyard and the southeastern region of the state. Funding is intended for causes that promote educational opportunities, improve the quality of life, improve access to and quality of healthcare, address socia...

GrantWatch ID#: 150069
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Grants to USA K-8 Teachers for Agricultural Classroom Projects

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA K-8 teachers to incorporate agricultural projects into the classroom curriculum. This may involve setting up a compost system for the classroom, an educational garden, worm bins, and other projects that connect students with agriculture and the environment. Examples of Possible Projects: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 152893

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Help Refugees Establish Childcare Businesses

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to help refugees achieve financial self-sufficiency through the establishment of small, family childcare businesses. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program Bac...

GrantWatch ID#: 154967
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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits and Individuals for Research to Benefit Children Ag...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/15/18

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 May 15. Priority funding is intended for research in the areas of nutrition...

GrantWatch ID#: 176904
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Grants to Glastonbury, Connecticut Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Education, Arts, a...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to Glastonbury, Connecticut nonprofit organizations for charitable activities that benefit local communities. Program areas include health, human services, education, youth services, arts, and religion. Activities may also promote the enjoyment of the natural environment.

GrantWatch ID#: 179440
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities within the funding source’s service area. Program areas include youth, education, basic human needs, and community programming. The Foundation invites p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180391
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Group for Contributions to History Education in Gra...

Deadline 05/15/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International group to recognize outstanding contributions to K-12 history education. Nominations are invited on behalf of a group which has contributed to elementary, middle, and secondary history education including specific initiatives and career contributions.

GrantWatch ID#: 180737

Scholarships to USA Teachers and Counselors for Professional Development to Help Gifted Chil...

Deadline 05/16/18

Scholarships to USA teachers, school psychologists, and school counselors working in Title I schools to participate in a unique professional development opportunity. Applications are invited from professionals who are committed to helping gifted children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. NAGC Miss...

GrantWatch ID#: 160187
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States for Youth Literacy ...

Deadline 05/17/18

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, K-12 schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries to promote literacy for youth in states where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support literacy programs that target K-12 students who are: - Below grade level readers; - Readers wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349

Awards to Recognize the Founders of USA Nonprofit Organizations that Serve Women and Children

Deadline 05/24/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to recognize the founders of USA nonprofit social impact organizations that serve low and middle-income women and children. The organization's mission must have a primary objective related to improving health, education, esteem, or related to social reform. These Awards are intended to recogni...

GrantWatch ID#: 181511
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Grants to USA Government Agencies to Promote Employment for Needy Families

Deadline 05/29/18

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands human services agencies to enhance the employment outcomes for needy families receiving temporary assistance. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Agencies will participate in technical assistance...

GrantWatch ID#: 183422
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects that Impact Students and the Community

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA K-12 public school teachers to support innovative educational projects that have the potential to prepare students for the future and make a lasting impact on the community. Teachers will enter this contest with their ideas and compete for grants during a public voting period in October 2018. Previously f...

GrantWatch ID#: 157473
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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Social Welfare, Arts, Religion, and Medical Research ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of programs and projects that aim to promote the welfare of the public. The funding source responds to requests that are deemed most appropriate to promote education, the arts, social welfare, medical research, and religion as determined by the Board...

GrantWatch ID#: 180745
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443

Opportunity for USA Children and Youth with Disabilities to Feature Their Artwork in an Onli...

Deadline 06/06/18

An opportunity is available for USA preK-12 children with disabilities to display their artwork in an online exhibition. Selected artwork featured in the online series will be displayed at a live exhibition located in Washington, DC. Applications are invited for visual art pieces within the program specifications. This...

GrantWatch ID#: 154524

Awards to USA School and Community Based Educators for Outstanding Family Engagement Projects

Deadline 06/08/18

One award of $5,000 and an award of $20,000 to USA school and community-based family educators in recognition of outstanding efforts to engage families in the educational process. Funding is intended to support the implementation of the recipients' innovative ideas and to expand their programming. Both winners will rece...

GrantWatch ID#: 149872
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist to Research the Effects of Identity on...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grant of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for research and demonstration projects that foster understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholastic achievement, primarily for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Applications are invited for projects demonstrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 132694
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states for a range of programs that benefit local communities where the funding source operates. The funding source concentrates its community support the priority areas of conservation and the environment, early childhood education (birth to five years), empowe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174648
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Grants to Waterbury, Connecticut Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, and Educational Prog...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations for quality programs that benefit underserved populations and enhance the quality of life for residents of Waterbury and its surrounding communities. Funding is intended for the focus areas of health care, human services, and education.

GrantWatch ID#: 181209
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Grants to New Haven, Connecticut Nonprofits for Health, Education, Human Services, and Cultu...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofits for quality human services, health care, educational, and cultural programming for underserved populations in New Haven. Priority will be given to organizations for programs that focus on the arts or programs that target youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 181210
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communi...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, schools, and government entities in multiple states that address high-priority community needs and facilitate local capacity building in communities where the funding source has an operational presence. Focus areas include economic and community development, health and wellness, education and trai...

GrantWatch ID#: 182253
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits, Municipalities, Schools and Artists for Community-Based Ar...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations, individual artists, libraries, IHEs, and schools to support small-scale, community-oriented arts projects. Projects should promote diversity, inclusion, equity, and be relevant and accessible to the community served. The Regional Initiative (R...

GrantWatch ID#: 158602
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Grants to Hartford Area, Connecticut Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, and Human Services

Deadline 06/23/18

Grants to Hartford area, Connecticut nonprofits for programs and projects that focus on the areas of education, human services, and health care. First-time applicants should contact the Foundation staff before applying. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit underserved populations, with special consideratio...

GrantWatch ID#: 173052
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Youth, Homeownership, Education,...

Deadline 06/23/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofits for community benefit programs in eligible communities. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life, add to the sense of community, and benefit youth and needy individuals. A broad range of projects benefiting local residents will be considered, with an emphasis on encouraging homeo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175377