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Connecticut Grants for Youth:  184 Youth/Out-of-School Youth Grants for Connecticut.

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

Deadline 01/31/18

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 Nonprofits and LEAs in New England States for Innovative High School Programs

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont local education and nonprofit organizations to support innovative public high schools programs in the New England region. Strong proposals will demonstrate how the program will support students off track to graduate by providing intention...

GrantWatch ID#: 182457

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Perform Shakespeare Plays in Middle and High Schools

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit or governmental theater companies to perform the works of Shakespeare for middle- and high-school audiences. The deadline to submit an intent to apply is December 15. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registration at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Each theate...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Address Gender-Based Violence in Rural Are...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to address domestic violence and gender-based assault occurring in rural areas. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a letter of registration by January 11. Applicants must also complete or verify the required registrations no la...

GrantWatch ID#: 151203

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Strengthen Communities through t...

Deadline 02/27/18 LOI Date: 02/06/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for a broad range of arts projects that will enhance local communities. It is strongly recommended that applicants create or renew the required registrations by January 24 and complete the registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178743

Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants of $200 to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots & Shoots mini-grant applications di...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, School Districts, and Libraries for Youth Literacy...

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, school districts, and libraries to participate in a nationwide youth literacy program. Please note that the applicant must be a library or partner with a library. Communities may select books included on the program roster. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176614

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Housing Services for Victims of Gender-Based and D...

Deadline 02/16/18 Conference Date: 01/24/18 LOI Date: 01/31/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to offer transitional housing assistance to victims of gender-based crimes. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a letter of registration by January 31. Applicants are advised to verify or complete the required registrations no l...

GrantWatch ID#: 167203
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Grants to Guilford, Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Housing, Human Servic...

Deadline 03/15/18 Conference Date: 01/24/18

Grants to Guilford, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies to promote the quality of life for local residents. Program areas include arts, education, environment, health, human services, housing, heritage enhancement, seniors, youth, and families. The mission of the Guilford Foundation is to “con...

GrantWatch ID#: 178206

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

Deadline 01/26/18

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

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 02/02/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Letters of intent are due by January 26. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement of soccer fields. Safe Places to Play trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328

Grants to USA Nonprofits for After-School and Summer Learning Programs that Benefit Disadvant...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $50,000 per year for up to two years to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit disadvantaged middle school students in grades 6, 7, and 8. Funding is intended to support after-school and summer learning programs that help middle school students make a successful transition from ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182832

Internships to USA, Canada, and International College and Graduate Students for Conservation...

Deadline 01/30/18

Internships of up to $6,440 to USA, Canada, and International college and graduate students, and recent graduates, to travel to Alaska to work on conservation issues at an organization selected by the funding source. This program is specifically targeted toward students who plan a career path in conservation and are willi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177751

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Improve the Li...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International organizations that are working to improve the quality of life and promote equal opportunities for people with hearing impairments. The Foundation is especially interested in supporting projects that help children reach their developmental milestones and realize t...

GrantWatch ID#: 138387

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for the areas of education and training, recreation and community activities, young adults and adults, technological equipment, sensory equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Assist Disadvantaged and Underserved Populations

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that help disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. Funding will be provided for programs focusing on the following areas, with an emphasis on programs that promote personal growth and community development: Youth...

GrantWatch ID#: 161767

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Nat...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. This program seeks to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersh...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Education Program Support and Product Donations

Deadline 03/31/18 LOI Date: 01/31/18

Grants averaging $2,500 and product donations to USA nonprofits for programs that provide music education in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry by January 31, 2018. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children nationwide greater opportunities to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional ...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training, the development of library leaders and faculty, and continuing education and recruitment for employees. An LOI is due February 1, 2018. Applicants should register online at least t...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

Grants to New Haven, Connecticut Nonprofits to Strengthen Communities and Help Disadvantaged...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to New Haven, Connecticut organizations to strengthen local communities and benefit economically disadvantaged youth and children. Proposals may help community residents in areas such as education, health, youth development, social support, and community activities. Community Granting Priorities: Economicall...

GrantWatch ID#: 177154
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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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Recreational Programming for the Physically Impaired

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for recreational programs for adults and children that are physically impaired. Eligible projects are those that provide fun events such as day trips, athletics, camps, and recreational activities to the physically impaired community. All applicants must be organizations that primarily serve indivi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177423

Grants to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York Students from Eligible Counties for Peace ...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants generally ranging from $500 to $1,500 to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York students in eligible areas that are planning on working and living in a community abroad to help promote international peace and justice. Students living in Northwest Litchfield County, Connecticut, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 177710

Grants to Greater New Britain, Connecticut Nonprofits for Arts, Community Development, Educa...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 and capital grants of up to $50,000 to Greater New Britain, Connecticut nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit New Britain, Southington, Plainville, and Berlin residents. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Program areas includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178051

Grants to Connecticut and New York Nonprofits to Enable Underserved Children to Attend Camp

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Connecticut and New York nonprofit organizations in eligible areas to provide underserved children with the opportunity to attend summer camps. Priority will be given to camp programs that allow children from the city to experience nature. Preference will be given to “camperships” rather than general camp-rel...

GrantWatch ID#: 178424

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants averaging $7,000 to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Innovative Soccer Programs for Underserved Teens

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants ranging between $30,000 and $90,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for innovative soccer programming that improves life skills for teens. Funding is intended for projects that will utilize community ownership and engagement to have a lasting impact on disadvantaged communities. Funds may be used for program operatin...

GrantWatch ID#: 168212

In-Kind Donations to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Neighborhood Beautification and Community ...

Deadline 02/02/18

In-kind grants valued at $3,500 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support horticulture education and neighborhood beautification through community gardens. Winners will receive tools and gift cards in support of their project. Applications are invited from organizations demonstrating a commitment to the long-ter...

GrantWatch ID#: 179664
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote the Empowerment and Wellbeing of Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 02/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote the healthy development and leadership potential of Jewish women and girls (ages 12-30). The purpose of this program is to economically empower Jewish women throughout the United States. The Foundation invites proposals for gender-sensitive and social change-oriented project...

GrantWatch ID#: 125230
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Women's Programs in Greater Waterbury and t...

Deadline 02/05/18

Grants averaging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government entities for activities that support girls and women in the Greater Waterbury and the Litchfield Hills area. Funding is intended to support programs that promote advocacy and skill development while fostering resilience, self-este...

GrantWatch ID#: 167038

Grants to Southbury, Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, Health, Seniors, Social S...

Deadline 02/05/18

Grants averaging between $5,000 and $10,000 to Southbury, Connecticut nonprofits and municipal entities for programs that benefit the community. Eligible projects can be in the areas of basic needs, transportation, affordable housing, youth development, arts and culture, environment, health and wellness education, senior s...

GrantWatch ID#: 176754

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Support Children Aged 9-21

Deadline 02/05/18

Grants averaging between $5,000 and $10,000 to Connecticut nonprofits and municipal entities in the Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills area for positive youth development. Funding is intended to support successful educational and social-emotional outcomes for children ages 9 to 21. Possible projects include: - Ev...

GrantWatch ID#: 182790

Grants to USA High Schools to Enhance and Revitalize their Theater Programs

Deadline 02/06/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA high schools to enhance and revitalize their theater programs. Funding can be used towards various critical needs, including production expenses and master classes. Examples of the uses of funding are outlined below. Eligible Use of Funds: - Production: Fund a production, purchase critical th...

GrantWatch ID#: 182853
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Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipment, and Upgrade Technology

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA K-12 public schools, charter schools, and nonprofit parent-teacher groups to enhance school resources and facilities. Funding may be requested for technology upgrades, facility renovations, tools for STEM programs, and safety improvements. Preference will be given to requests tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176770

Awards to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York High School Teachers for Outstanding Serv...

Deadline 02/09/18

Awards totaling up to $10,000 to Massachusetts, Connecticut, or New York teachers of grades 9-12 in public and private schools in the Funding Source's service area and Franklin County, Massachusetts for excellence in teaching and for serving as a formal or informal mentor to students. The candidate should meet the visi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177930
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Students and Young Professionals to Attend a Space-...

Deadline 02/11/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International students and young professionals to attend an Astronautical conference held in Bremen, Germany. Applications are encouraged from individuals between the ages of 24 to 31 who are pursuing careers in space science research, space systems, and related fields. Selected applicants will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 154462
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Grants to USA Youth Ages 5-25, Schools, IHEs, and Organizations for Youth Programs that Addr...

Deadline 02/12/18

Grants of $400 to USA youth ages 5-25 and grants of $1,000 to USA schools, IHEs, and organizations for projects that help stop childhood hunger. Additional Sustainability grants are also available for $400 to continue current work in this area. Projects should take place on Global Youth Service Day, April 20-22, 2018, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177973
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Grants to USA, Territories, and Canada High School and College Faculty to Encourage Women an...

Deadline 02/12/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA, Territories, and Canada college and university faculty, as well as high school math teachers (in conjunction with college or university faculty). Funding is intended to support initiatives that encourage women from middle school, high school, college, or university levels to study and persis...

GrantWatch ID#: 178771

Grants to USA and Canada IHE Faculty Members to Engage Minority Students in Math Education

Deadline 02/12/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA, USA territories, and Canada mathematical sciences IHE faculty members to engage underrepresented students in mathematics. Projects may target middle school, high school, or postsecondary students. This program is intended to promote the pursuit and enjoyment of mathematics by students who are...

GrantWatch ID#: 178772

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 03/01/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by February 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposal...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in New England to Promote the Sport of Tennis

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations, schools, parks and recreation departments, and tennis organizations to promote the sport of tennis. Applications will be considered in the following grant categories: 10U Program Grant: The 10 and Under P...

GrantWatch ID#: 167071
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Grants to Fairfield County, Connecticut Nonprofits for Youth, Arts, Women, Economy, and Heal...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to Fairfield County, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and public charities for specific programs and projects that focus on the areas of youth (up to age 25), women and girls, economic security, the arts, and promoting local nonprofit sustainability. Priorities and strategies for each of these focus areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 172666
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants starting at $3,500 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that will raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. Areas of Focus: - The applicati...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Education, Human Needs, and Community...

Deadline 02/15/18

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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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Human Services, Individuals with Disabilities, and Youth

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit human services organizations working with youth and individuals with disabilities. Applications will be considered from organizations that deliver innovative care or are working to develop new models and ideas for doing so. The Foundation supports organizations work...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Universities for Innovative Programs that Integrate ...

Deadline 02/21/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and Territories nonprofit organizations and universities for programs that synthesize K-12 STEM education and environmental stewardship and sustainability. Applicants must register online in advance of the deadline. The purpose of funding is to increase the impact of existing inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 168077