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Maryland Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  144 Preschool Grants for Maryland.

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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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

In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Schools and Colleges to Improve Classroom Space to...

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants in the form of in-kind donations and services valued at $67,000 to USA, Territories, Canada, and Mexico schools serving grades six through twelve, as well as colleges and universities, to use their physical classroom spaces to advance learning in new and important ways. Eligible academic institutions are those that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178075

Grants to Baltimore, Maryland and Austin, Texas Nonprofits for Programs for At-Risk Children...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Baltimore, Maryland and Austin, Texas nonprofits to provide support and services to at-risk children and youth. LOIs must be submitted well in advance of the deadline. For Austin applicants, LOIs are due January 15, 2018. Program areas include early childhood education, K-12 education, teenage pregnancy, and out-...

GrantWatch ID#: 171617

Grants to Maryland and Washington, DC Nonprofits to Improve the Health of Residents

Deadline 01/17/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maryland and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, including faith-based organizations; hospitals, providers, or clinics; educational institutions; and community-based service organizations for programs and projects that aim to improve the health of local residents. This RFP is also specific...

GrantWatch ID#: 176716

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 03/17/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

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

Award to a USA or UK Classroom Teacher for Excellence in Earth Science Instruction

Deadline 01/22/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA or UK classroom teacher to recognize outstanding Earth science instruction at the K-8 grade levels. Teachers will be evaluated on the basis of their enthusiasm for and dedication to Earth Science education, as well as their ability to craft and deliver Earth science instruction for their students. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160691

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages infancy through 7 years. Programs may focus on the three general areas of welfare, early childhood play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
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Award to a Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC Teacher for Exemplary Work

Deadline 01/31/18

Award of $7,500 to a Maryland, Virginia, or Washington DC teacher in the Washington, DC metropolitan area for extraordinary work within the teaching profession. The funding source aims to promote quality and creative instruction, acknowledge excellence in teaching, and to contribute in a substantive way to the improvement ...

GrantWatch ID#: 140335
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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
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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, 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 Maryland Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions for Education, Commu...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations, government and tribal agencies, and public school systems to benefit communities in which the funding source does business. Program areas include education and community development, as well as the environment, human services, and arts and culture. Primary Focus Areas: C...

GrantWatch ID#: 181139

Award to a Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC Principal for Extraordinary Work in Education

Deadline 01/31/18

Award of $7,500 to a Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC principal in the Washington, DC metropolitan area to acknowledge their extraordinary work within preK-12 education. The funding source seeks to recognize those principals who go beyond the day-to-day demands of their position to create an exceptional educational en...

GrantWatch ID#: 182577

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

Deadline 02/01/18

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, 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

Award to a USA K-12 Educator for Excellence in Educational Technology

Deadline 02/01/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA K-12 formal or informal educator to recognize the outstanding development and delivery or an educational technology program. Priority will be given to programs focusing on aerospace or aeronautics. Applicants must demonstrate how their programs ultimately benefit the students in a school or organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 177360

Grants to Baltimore Area, Maryland Nonprofits for Culture, Arts, Education, Health, and Huma...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Baltimore Area, Maryland nonprofit organizations to promote quality culture, education, health and human services, and arts opportunities. Requests for program and capital support are encouraged. Consideration may be given to requests for general operating support, however, they will be given lower priority than ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177411

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Art...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible cities and counties for programs and projects that focus on the areas of arts and humanities, education, health and human services, and community endeavors. Preference is given to requests for special, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179543

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. Applications will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321
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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 International and USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for STEM Educatio...

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 02/02/18

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to International and USA nonprofits and government agencies, including schools, in multiple states for programs that promote success in STEM subjects. Applicants must first contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Programs will focus on studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Faith-Based Activities, Education, Arts, Health, and Human...

Deadline 03/26/18 LOI Date: 02/05/18

Grants averaging $45,000 to Maryland organizations for programs and projects that serve the residents living within the Archdiocese of Baltimore. Letters of inquiry are due February 5, 2018. For the purposes of these grants, the service area includes Baltimore City and the following Counties: Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltim...

GrantWatch ID#: 155896
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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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Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits for Literacy and Vocational Prog...

Deadline 04/18/18 LOI Date: 02/07/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofits in the metropolitan Washington area to help young people succeed academically and in the workforce. LOIs are due February 7, 2018. The focus of this program is to provide a quality education for needy youth and adults. For projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 174661
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Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Jewish Organizations and Schools for Food-Re...

Deadline 02/08/18

Matching grants ranging from $150 to $750 to Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC Jewish nonprofits, schools, and partner agencies in the greater Washington, DC area for food-related programs. Funding is intended to for innovative food programming that will interest and bring together local Jews. Eligible programs can ta...

GrantWatch ID#: 175109
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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
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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 Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 02/15/18

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 USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818

Grants to Maryland Schools and Organizations for Jewish Education Programs

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to Maryland schools and organizations to fund Jewish education programs, services, and activities. Preference will be given to organizations providing services for the greater Baltimore area, however, outside applicants that provide unique services to the Baltimore area will also be considered. Recipients of Cra...

GrantWatch ID#: 178110
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, School Districts, Agencies, and IHEs for Community Garden and Green...

Deadline 02/19/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofits, school districts, agencies, and institutions of higher education for community garden and green-space projects. Funding is intended to support community outreach initiatives that bring the benefits of gardens and green spaces to more neighborhoods, schools, and communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179169
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Municipalities for Community Programs to Imp...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and municipal institutions for community-based programs providing innovative approaches to improving cardiovascular health. Eligible programs are those that meet the following five key criteria: 1. Address patient cardiovascu...

GrantWatch ID#: 165178
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570

Grants to Maryland and West Virginia Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Environment, Health, ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Maryland and West Virginia nonprofit organizations and government agencies to meet identified needs in local communities. Priority areas include education and youth leadership, health and wellness, arts and historical preservation, and quality of life and environment. Activities must benefit the communities of Al...

GrantWatch ID#: 177667
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Improving PreK-12 Learning through T...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in technology implementation efforts within schools. Please note that this award is designated for individuals who are not PreK-12 teachers, but are otherwise involved in PreK-12 education. Award judges will use the followi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178141

Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-12 Teacher for Use of Technology to Enhance Le...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-12 teacher to recognize the outstanding implementation of technology as a means to enhance learning. This award will be given to an individual who can demonstrate successful lessons and a passion for teaching. Award judges will use the following selection c...

GrantWatch ID#: 178179

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Young Educator for Using Technology to Enhance Lear...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International educator (age 35 or younger) to recognize outstanding work to enhance education through the implementation of technology. The selected recipient will have made a notable impact on education, and actively shares ideas and uses his or her professional learning network ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178180

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Policy for the Use of Tech...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding commitment to promoting the use of technology in education. The selected recipient will have demonstrated policy advocacy at the international, regional, state, or local level. Nominations are encouraged for those who are passionat...

GrantWatch ID#: 178181

Award to a USA, Canada, or International School System for the Use of Technology to Enhance ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International school system to recognize the outstanding use of technology to enhance education. Nominees can be organizations such as school boards, educational organizations, school districts, and secretariat of education. This award category has two areas of focus: - Widesp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178182

Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-2 Teacher for Innovative Uses of Technology in...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-2 teacher to recognize efforts to enhance education by bringing technology into the classroom. The selected awardee will have demonstrated a passion for education and active engagement of students in innovative learning projects. Award judges will use the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178183

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofits for Education, At-Risk Youth, an...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to strengthen communities in the Washington metropolitan area. Priority for funding will be provided for programs for at-risk youth, services for special populations such as families in crisis, homeless children, and il...

GrantWatch ID#: 179722
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to meet the needs of children who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome. The award process incorporates significant flexibility in order to consider a broad range of programs. Please note that all requests must be consistent with the mission of the Foundation: “To he...

GrantWatch ID#: 174462
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Grants to Washington, D.C. Metro Area Nonprofits to Benefit the Lives of Local Residents

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. nonprofit organizations for programs and projects focusing on education, community services, the arts and humanities, and health. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for those living in the District of Columbia, Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177905
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Grants to Baltimore Area, Maryland Nonprofits to Strengthen Underserved Communities

Deadline 03/01/18

Small Grants of up to $5,000 and large grants starting at $5,000 to Baltimore Metropolitan Area, Maryland nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in disadvantaged communities. Applicants seeking funds in excess of $5,000 must submit a Letter of Inquiry in advance of the deadline. While the Foundation suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 178788
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, Social Services, Culture, and Environme...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, health care, civics and culture, and environment. The categories above are not intended to limit...

GrantWatch ID#: 179983
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 03/01/18

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