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Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions and Agencies for the Professional Development of Librar...

Deadline 03/30/20 LOI Date: 09/27/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit institutions and state and local government agencies to enhance libraries through the professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should register online several weeks before applying. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Health Agencies to Counter Childhood Obesity

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of $50,000 and in-kind support to USA state, city, and county health agencies to counter childhood obesity. The goal of this program is to strengthen local capacity between decision-makers in health agencies to implement cost-effective strategies to reduce the incidence of obesity.

GrantWatch ID#: 174434

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Community Projects that Promote Healthy Aging

Deadline 09/19/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island for community programs benefiting senior citizens. Funding is intended to support projects addressing healthy aging as well as issues of significance to older individuals. Tufts Health Plan Foundation‚...

GrantWatch ID#: 186028

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and Agencies to Create Community-Service Senio...

Deadline 09/25/19 Conference Date: 09/18/19

Grants starting at approximately $40,000 to USA and Territories nonprofits, Indian tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers, 55 years and older. Funding is intended for volunteer programs with a focus on the following areas of interest: ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Remove Debris from Marine Habit...

Deadline 12/04/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for locally-driven marine debris assessment, removal, and prevention projects. Applicants must first submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Required registrations for the final application process may tak...

GrantWatch ID#: 148236

Grants to USA Indian Tribes and Nonprofits Serving Native Hawaiians for Culture and Heritage...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA Indian tribes and nonprofit organizations serving Native Hawaiians for projects that sustain culture, knowledge, and heritage. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for exhibitions, professional development, educational pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162643

Grants to USA Museums for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting from $5,000 to USA and territories museums and nonprofit organizations applying on behalf of a museum for projects to increase their capacity to serve the public. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that support lifelong lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 148060

Grants to Lower Connecticut River Valley Schools for Environmental Education

Deadline 11/07/19

Grants of up to $6,000 to Lower Connecticut River Valley schools for preschool to 8th-grade environmental education programs. Funding is intended to support practical, environmental, learning experiences and nature discovery leading to increased environmental awareness.

GrantWatch ID#: 186478

In-Kind Grants of Mentorship, Office Space, and Entrepreneurial Assistance to USA, Canada, an...

Deadline 10/08/19

In-kind grants of mentorship and free office space to USA, Canada, and International health-based startups to promote entrepreneurial potential. The program's goal is to bring together health startups with entrepreneurs for the purpose of solving problems, promoting innovation, and transforming healthcare. The MassChalleng...

GrantWatch ID#: 184898

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 12/02/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

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

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, municipal agencies, and schools to purchase playground equipment to be used for the construction or renovation of a playground. Funding is intended to serve children from low-income families by creating safe play spaces for local communities, including the replacement of un...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Improve the Quality of Library...

Deadline 03/30/20 Conference Date: 09/17/19 LOI Date: 09/27/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must complete required registrations and submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Strengthen Museum Services

Deadline 11/15/19 Conference Date: 09/17/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for projects to strengthen museum services. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for research, non-research, and rapid prototyping grants to support projects that addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 162641

Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Educational Edible Garden Projects

Deadline 10/15/19 Conference Date: 09/17/19

Grants of $2,000 to USA and territories and Canada K-12 public and private schools and nonprofit organizations for new or existing educational gardens. Requests must be made for educational edible gardens that grow fruits, vegetables, herbs, edible flowers, and grains. Funding is also intended to support classroom curricul...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA Small Museums to Implement Projects in Lifelong Learning, Civic Engagement, an...

Deadline 11/15/19 Conference Date: 09/18/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories small museums to implement projects that further the organization's priorities and strategic plan. The grant program has the following goals and objectives: to inspire lifelong learning and literacy, to strengthen the capacity of museums, and to address access ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 184387
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Contract for Services to USA Public, Private, and Nonprofit Entities, Tribes, and Other Group...

Deadline 12/02/19 Conference Date: 09/18/19

Contract for services to USA public, private, and nonprofit entities, and tribal, faith-based, and community-based organizations to manage a national bank of information related to rural healthcare. Applicants are advised that completing required registrations may take up to one month. The goal of this program is to develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 186768

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to USA nonprofits to address environmental issues, specifically the protection of clean drinking water resources, as well as efforts to challenge the development of natural gas use and infrastructure in New York State. Funding is intended for projects that promote enforceable water policies and that advance cleaner ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177028

Grants to Hartford, Connecticut and Saint Paul, Minnesota Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota and Hartford, Connecticut nonprofits for eligible capital projects, as well as program, project and operating support in the three focus areas of arts and culture, community development, and career and educational success. Funding is intended to enhance the lives of residents of low-income ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178044

Grants to Connecticut and Rhode Island Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants to Connecticut and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve the quality of life in communities served by the funding source. Funds are intended for the following program areas: arts and culture, health and human services, environment, education, economic development, housing, youth act...

GrantWatch ID#: 179483

Grants to USA Nonprofit and Agencies for Museum Staff Development and Capacity Building

Deadline 11/15/19 Conference Date: 09/20/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for professional development of museum staff. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to improve the ability of a museum to serve the public through professional developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 180756

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/16/20 Conference Date: 09/24/19 LOI Date: 11/04/19

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications must be submitted prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that are working on the forefront of ad...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Opportunity for USA Artists in the New York Tri-State Area to be Listed Among Resident Teach...

Deadline 09/27/19

Opportunity for USA artists in the New York Tri-State area to be included in a list of resident teaching artists administered by the Funding Source. The purpose of the program is to provide local artists with the opportunity to be selected for a teaching artist residency in schools or community agencies. ArtsWestcheste...

GrantWatch ID#: 147758

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for affordable housing, arts and culture, community and economic development, education, and health and human services. Funding is intended to strengthen the local communities by providing grants to organizations that are vital to the w...

GrantWatch ID#: 173075

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects to Enhance the Welfare of You...

Deadline 09/29/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects aimed to enhance the welfare of infants and children up to age 7. Funding is intended to support early childhood play and education, early childhood welfare, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Groups for Programs to Provide Organic Food to Food Insecure Pop...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and grassroots groups for programs that provide healthy, organic food and nutrition education to people who are food insecure. Successful proposals should meet one or more of the following priorities: provision of nutrition counseling and food preparation education, utilization and dis...

GrantWatch ID#: 156970

Grants to USA Organizations in Eligible Regions to Foster Economic Self Sufficiency of Women...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA organizations in eligible regions for programs and projects that help women and girls reach their personal potential and achieve economic success. The Funding Source operates in eligible communities in Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Louisiana, New Jersey, New Mexico, and Texas. Projects must align ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162241

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Agencies for Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-Ho...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants starting at $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, local and state governments, and public housing agencies for a broad range of activities to prevent homelessness and rehouse those in need. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. The Continuum of Care (CoC) Prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 162568

Grants to Greater New Haven, Connecticut Nonprofits to Promote Intercultural and Global Unde...

Deadline 01/30/20 LOI Date: 09/30/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Greater New Haven, Connecticut nonprofit cultural, educational, and social organizations for programs that advance international, intercultural, and global understanding. Applicants must submit a brief proposal prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation will consider requests to suppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 173082

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 09/30/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Agencies to Improve Human Services

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to advance the quality of human services and promote racial equity. Funding is intended for programs that eliminate social barriers and advance policy solutions that help people to transition from poverty to long-term cycles of success.

GrantWatch ID#: 178447

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

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants averaging $5,000 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 funding new programs or expanding existing programs, capital and renovation projects, and furniture, f...

GrantWatch ID#: 179778

Grants to Preston, Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Address the Social and Cultural Ne...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Preston, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies for creative projects and services that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support innovative programs that address the arts, social, and cultural needs of local organizations and citizens. Past grants were awarded to the town newsl...

GrantWatch ID#: 182065

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Urgent or Short-Term Programs for Legal Research, Education, or...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofits to start or improve short-term programs that address immediate issues in the areas of law-related education, research, or public service projects. Funding is intended to enhance support of law-related programs and projects that address the needs of underserved communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 184364

Grants to USA Individuals and Nonprofits for Projects that Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to USA individuals and nonprofit organizations for original ideas and innovative projects that will lead to the advancement of scholarship in the area of the arts. An LOI is required before being invited to submit a proposal. The Foundation funds projects that align with their mission to challenge and shift perc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201

Grants to Middlesex County, Connecticut Nonprofits for Education, Health, and Human Services...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations serving Middletown and Middlesex County residents to promote and support education, health care programming, and human services for underserved populations. Preference will be given to programs and organizations that provide for the relief of human distress and suffering.

GrantWatch ID#: 146837

Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging between $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research and Strategies That Pr...

Deadline 10/01/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals at a private foundation in Washington, DC to improve strategies for developing democracy throughout the world, or to conduct related research for publication. The fellowship program will take place at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). The pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States for Economic Development, Education, a...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to benefit communities in which the funding source has a business presence. Eligible program areas include education, economic development, and equity, diversity, and inclusion. For details on the three focus ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 164494
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible States for Human Services, STEM Education,...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, agencies, healthcare facilities, schools, and community organizations for addressing unmet medical needs, providing basic human services, and improving science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education in locations where the Foundation's employees reside and work. Bristol-Myer...

GrantWatch ID#: 167891

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Fund Educational Field Trips for Students in K-12 Sch...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of $700 to USA teachers, educators, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of K-12 public, private, and charter schools to defray costs of learning opportunities that extend beyond the classroom. Funding will be provided for field trips to museums, historical sites and other cultural destinations.

GrantWatch ID#: 172758

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Children an...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for programs and services in multiple states and provinces that will benefit children, youth, and local communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that will empower young people and have a significant and measurable impact on residents. Nonprofits in c...

GrantWatch ID#: 174062
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Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico Librarian for Extraordinary Achievements in the Profession

Deadline 10/01/19

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico professional librarian to recognize outstanding accomplishments and achievements within the field. Nominations are invited on behalf of librarians whose actions represent the highest service goals within the profession. These include the following: -Free access to information for all ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174734
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Therapy Programs and Instruments for At-Risk Populations

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for music therapy programs. Funding is intended to support music projects, therapy, and the purchase and repair of equipment and instruments used in music therapy programs. Grant requests showing the greatest financial need and serving at-risk populations...

GrantWatch ID#: 175928

Grants to Southeast Connecticut Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit and Empower Loc...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to Southeast Connecticut nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipal or governmental agencies for programs and services that benefit local women and girls. Priority will be given to projects that promote the wellbeing and equity of women and girls.

GrantWatch ID#: 175968

Grants to Northeast Connecticut Area Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Women and Girls

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Northeast Connecticut area nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and government agencies to advance the well-being and equity of local women and girls. Eligible counties include Brooklyn, Eastford, Canterbury, Killingly, Hampton, Plainfield, Pomfret, Putnam, Sterling, Thompson, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175969

Grants to Windham Area, Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit and Empower Local Wom...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to Windham area, Connecticut nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and government agencies for programs and services that benefit local women and girls. Applicants should contact staff prior to applying. Priority will be given to projects that promote the wellbeing and equity of wome...

GrantWatch ID#: 175971

Grants to Hartford, Connecticut Nonprofits for Public Arts and Cultural Events

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,500 to Hartford, Connecticut nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural events that bring the community together and promote area businesses. Funding is intended for public, arts-focused events such as concerts, festivals, parades, and celebrations that energize local neighborhoods and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 176915
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In-Kind Grants to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas for New Children's Books

Deadline 10/01/19

In-kind grants valued at $400 to $800 to USA public libraries and tribal libraries in rural areas to acquire brand new, high quality, hardcover children's books. Recipients will be able to choose which books are best suited for their community from a list of over 500 books, including award-winning and star-reviewed titles ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Economic Development, Education, Human Services, Health...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to Connecticut nonprofits for programs that will enhance economic development and social welfare in the counties of Windham and New London. Priority will be given to programs in the areas of education, job training, health, human services, housing, community development, and the arts. Requests will be considere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178885

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

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants 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 applicants that address ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507