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Matching Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Projects that Foster Opportunities for Jewis...

Deadline 11/16/18

Matching grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits and projects that strengthen women's empowerment in the Jewish community. Priority areas include encouraging girls to choose STEM education and careers and preventing gender-based discrimination and harassment in Jewish community workplaces and communal space...

GrantWatch ID#: 183983

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 03/20/19 LOI Date: 09/17/18

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 first submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following three goals: lifelong learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for You...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, government agencies, libraries, and schools in multiple regions for community development in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a proposal. Program areas include youth developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 183038

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs Related to Human Services, Youth, and Vet...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of human services, veterans, and youth. Funding is intended to provide veterans and the community with basic needs such as housing and nutrition, and to support youth programs aimed at helping youth become contributing members of society. FO...

GrantWatch ID#: 184172

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Building Projects and Community Improvements

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants starting at $2,001 to USA nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies in the Funding Source's service area for high-need community improvement projects. Funding may be used for projects such as grounds improvements, building upgrades and renovations, technology upgrades, as well as safety improvements. Loweâ€...

GrantWatch ID#: 180939

Grants to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, Camps, and JCCs for Innovative Community Projects

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA YMCAs, Boys and Girls Clubs, camps, and Jewish Community Centers for innovative projects that create positive community change. Funding is intended to support projects that are distinct and unique to the organization, new and at an early stage of development, and scalable and significant. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 181754

Grants to USA Tribes and Tribal Organizations to Increase Access to Treatment for Opioid Use...

Deadline 08/24/18

Grants to USA tribes and tribal organizations to address the opioid epidemic impacting tribal communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. This program is intended to address the opioid crisis by increasing access to culturally-appropriate and evidence-...

GrantWatch ID#: 183970

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 08/29/18

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 USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Projects Serving Public Audiences

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for a range of humanities projects serving the general public. This program supports a variety of forms of audience engagement. Applications should follow the parameters set out below for one of the following three categories: Community Convers...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities TV, Film, and Radio Programs

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the development of television, radio, and film projects involving the humanities. Applicants are advised to complete or verify the required registrations at least two to six weeks before the deadline. The Media Projects pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021

Award to Recognize a USA Individual or Organization for Efforts to Address Issues Related to ...

Deadline 08/31/18

Award of $15,000 to a USA individual or organization that has taken concrete action to address issues related to family, volunteer, and professional caregiving in the USA. Award nominees will be those who have clearly demonstrated progress in one or more of the following areas: - Educating the public about the critical...

GrantWatch ID#: 144395
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Grants to Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Area Nonprofits to Address the Legal and Related Need...

Deadline 11/30/18 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area nonprofit organizations that address the legal and related needs of women and girls in the community. LOIs are due by August 31. The Funding Source is particularly interested in funding newer programs or younger organizations where the impact of the Foundation’s support is dir...

GrantWatch ID#: 163742

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. A funding inquiry is due August 31, 2018. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and the big questions, character virtue development, individual freedom and free markets, ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Health Programs

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and multiple states for ongoing community health programming with measurable and proven outcomes. The Foundation supports traditional or non-traditional approaches to solving problems in public health. This may include the provision of services directly to people, as well as programs t...

GrantWatch ID#: 171948

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Multiple States for Youth and Education P...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $10,000 to Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Maryland, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, universities, and faith-based organizations to support youth or education-focused programs. Donation requests must fall in line with Brady Shi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183406
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits and Agencies for Public Humanities Programming

Deadline 10/15/18 LOI Date: 09/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations and government agencies for humanities projects serving public audiences. LOIs are due March 1. Projects should use the humanities to engage individuals and diverse groups and could include exhibits, documentary films, and community dialogues. Projects should incl...

GrantWatch ID#: 173447

Grants to New York and Baltimore, Maryland Organizations to Promote the Health and Wellness o...

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants to New York and Baltimore, Maryland organizations to promote the health and well-being of residents. Funding will be provided for a wide range of civic, cultural, and charitable endeavors as well as public interest law and legal education. The Foundation's priorities and focus areas are as follows: - Children's ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178646

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

Deadline 09/04/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181051
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 09/10/18

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 Maryland Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Environmental Stewardship and Outreach

Deadline 09/13/18

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations, government agencies, conservation districts, and IHEs for on-the-ground environmental restoration and community engagement in stewardship activities. This Program was established to provide accessible funds to organizations and agencies to implement community-led stewardship ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174374
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Grants to Baltimore Area, Maryland Arts, Sciences, and Humanities Nonprofits and IHEs for Ge...

Deadline 09/13/18

Grants to Maryland arts, sciences, and humanities nonprofits and IHEs serving Baltimore County residents for general operating support. Applications will be accepted from organizations in Baltimore County, as well as the contiguous jurisdictions of Baltimore City and Hartford, Howard, Carroll, and Anne Arundel Counties. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175097
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Grants to USA State Agencies and Tribal Governments to Meet Elderly Service Needs in Disaste...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to USA tribal organizations and state units on aging to support elderly populations impacted by natural disasters. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Funding amounts will be determined according to the number of older adults affected and the severity of need. Grants awarded under this ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164593
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve Historical and Cultural Sites

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations and local jurisdictions for the protection of endangered cultural resources. The Fund promotes innovative education projects that can inform best practices across the state. Eligible projects fall into three general categories: education and resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 174196
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits and LEAs Serving Minority Students for Lacrosse Programs

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations and local education agencies (LEAs) to increase opportunities for minority students to engage in the sport of lacrosse. Priority will be given to initiatives involving schools without current lacrosse programs, or to proposals representing partnerships between schools and nonprofi...

GrantWatch ID#: 182050

Grants to USA Nonprofits in East Coast States for Youth Outdoor Opportunities

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations in east coast states for programs that provide outdoor opportunities for youth. Eligible states are Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168339
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that 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. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515

Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants averaging $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in states east of the Mississippi River for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to promote community involvement in civil and human rights issues. Program goals should be to affect local, state, regional, or national level change. Most grants are for genera...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Medical Research, Education, Environment, an...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, environment, medical care and research, assistance to the poor, and assistance to orphane...

GrantWatch ID#: 174635
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Leadership and STEM Programs for Youth and Young Women

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $80,000 to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for youth leadership programs. Applicants are advised to contact the funding source well in advance of the deadline. Priority is given to STEM programs, as well as programs that help prepare young women for careers in STEM or business ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175524

Grants to Maryland Organizations and Schools for Urban Tree Planting and Forestry Education

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $1,500 to Maryland organizations and schools to support tree planting and urban forestry education projects. Projects must take place on public lands in cities, towns, metropolitan areas, or parks. The purpose of this program is to help community groups enhance Maryland’s urban forests. Guidelines for...

GrantWatch ID#: 179946

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. An LOI is required before submitting a full application. This fund provides a way for farmers to address the...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, Judaism, scientific research and development, community outreach, environmental concerns, small business development, and public broadcasting support. Proposals are judged on the criteria of community impact and public benefit, potential, organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251
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Grants to Frederick County, Maryland Nonprofits, Agencies, and Groups for Projects that Benef...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants starting at $500 to Frederick County, Maryland nonprofits, agencies, groups, and faith-based organizations for projects that directly benefit the community. Funding is intended to support a wide variety of projects within the community, in areas including health, the arts, animal welfare, education, and more. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 182870
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional Development for ...

Deadline 03/20/19 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should register online at least two weeks before applying. The Laura Bush 21st Cent...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 09/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven strategies to meet the needs of struggling neighborhoods. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Environment, Poverty Alleviat...

Deadline 12/22/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, public schools, and universities for charitable projects. Letters of intent are due September 17, 2018. Programs may fall in the areas of health, poverty alleviation, environment, and education. The Foundation seeks opportunities such as new ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174861
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Promote Gainful Employment for At-Risk Yo...

Deadline 09/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, schools, and tribes to provide pre-apprenticeship services in support of occupational skills training, education, and employment services for at-risk youth between the ages of 16 and 24. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required...

GrantWatch ID#: 128055

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

Deadline 09/18/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for a broad range of activities to prevent homelessness and rehouse those in need. Project applications must be submitted no less than 30 days before the September 18 deadline to the continuum of care agency. Applicants are advised that regis...

GrantWatch ID#: 162568

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Healthcare Access for the Und...

Deadline 09/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that increase access to healthcare for the underserved. Funding is intended to support STEM education and to make a positive and lasting impact on healthcare and the health of residents in communities where Baxter employees live and work. Baxt...

GrantWatch ID#: 176176

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Media Projects Addressing Political, Social, and Environmental ...

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for media projects that raise awareness of important political, social, and environmental issues. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry or contact program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to support a quality, non-commercial media that is substantive, fair, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179466
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Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 Conference Date: 09/25/18 LOI Date: 11/01/18

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 are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672
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Grants to Greater Baltimore Area, Maryland Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural Enrichment

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $50,000 to Greater Baltimore Area, Maryland nonprofit organizations for arts and cultural activities benefitting local residents. Funding may be requested for activities that promote local artists, support organizational effectiveness, and offer cultural experiences that welcome people of all ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178526
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Grants to Harford County, Maryland Nonprofits for Scholarships, Summer Camps, and Operating E...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Harford County, Maryland nonprofit organizations that provide services to local residents. Applicants must call Foundation staff for pre-approval before submitting a Letter of Inquiry. Funding will be provided for operating support, scholarships, and summer camps that are four weeks or longer. Please Note: Ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 179262
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Grants to USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035

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

Deadline 09/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages 0 through 7 years. Programs may focus on three general areas: early childhood welfare, play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and mental healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Development

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include STEM education, road and vehicle safety, and community development. Consideration will also be given to requests benefitting Detroit communities. Focus Areas: General Motors is committe...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351
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Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Health, and...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of health, sciences, spiritual enrichment, community services, cultural arts, higher education, and historical documentation, preservation, and exhibition. Primary consideration is given to programs impacting the Greater Fred...

GrantWatch ID#: 136079
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Faith-Based Activities, Education, Arts, Health, and Human...

Deadline 11/19/18 LOI Date: 10/01/18

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