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

Deadline 05/24/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181511

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

Deadline 05/30/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health and Nutrition Education

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for health and nutrition education in communities where the funding source has a business presence. The funding source has operations in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 181465
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 05/31/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Benefitting Low-Income Communities

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit community development corporations for economic development projects that will benefit low-income families and individuals. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Projects will promote the creation of employment and...

GrantWatch ID#: 151409
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Conservation, Sustainability, and Environmental Justice Programs

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that promote environmental justice, sustainability, and environmental conservation. Funding will be provided for small and creative projects that utilize community organizing. The Foundation defines organizing as work to build a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169882
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Grants to USA Investigators for Small Research Projects on Medical Issues Affecting Women

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA MD and PhD investigators at accredited academic institutions or nonprofit medical research institutions for short-term, small research projects on medical issues affecting women. Eligible research topics must be related to the Foundation's priority areas which include: - Cardiovascular disea...

GrantWatch ID#: 183486
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18 Conference Date: 06/20/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Education, Health, Poverty Alleviation, Youth, and Economi...

Deadline 09/30/18 LOI Date: 06/30/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations for programs that address social and economic inequalities faced by the underserved in eligible regions of the State. Letters of Inquiry are due by June 30, 2018. Funding is intended to support creative interventions that remove or address the root causes of sys...

GrantWatch ID#: 171637
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions for Education, Commu...

Deadline 06/30/18

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

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

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

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 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. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects, Programs, or Services to Make the World a Better Place

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects, programs, or services that will make a positive contribution to the world. The mission of the Funding Source is to provide financial assistance to enable productive and prosperous communities and to provide access to education and advancement. Past grants have funded e...

GrantWatch ID#: 181473

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Environment, a...

Deadline 07/02/18

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit DC metropolitan region communities. Program areas include community services, arts and humanities, health, environment, and education. The Foundation seeks to respond to community needs and issues. The Foundation’s process is highly compe...

GrantWatch ID#: 177905
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 07/02/18

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants to Gaithersburg, Maryland Homeowner and Resident Groups for Neighborhood Projects

Deadline 07/16/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Gaithersburg, Maryland homeowners associations, citizen associations, condominium associations, and other neighborhood groups for community improvement projects. Funding may be requested for new projects such as the installation of landscaping, entrance features, lighting, tot lots, other physical...

GrantWatch ID#: 172870
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Grants to USA Doctors, Nurses, NICU Staff, and Institutions to Ease the Experience of Familie...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA doctors, nurses, and other staff members involved with the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) staff, as well as any institutions directly supporting NICU(s). Funding is intended to help make the experience of having a child in the NICU easier. Past funding has gone to support holiday gift...

GrantWatch ID#: 180926

Grants to USA Scientists, Doctors, and Nurses for Research Focusing on the Health Needs of Ch...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $10,000 to USA scientists, doctors, and nurses at USA-based universities, hospitals, and research institutions for research projects that focus on addressing both the long-term and immediate health needs of children born prematurely. Eligible research topics include genetics, basic biologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180927
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Grants to Harford County, Maryland Nonprofits for Scholarships, Summer Camps, and Operating E...

Deadline 07/27/18

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 Howard County, Maryland Small Nonprofits for Arts, Environment, Education, and Hum...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to Maryland nonprofits that provide human services, arts and culture, environment, and education programs to Howard County residents. Funding is intended for smaller nonprofits, first‐time applicants, and time-sensitive projects. The Mini‐Grants Program is ideal for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173084

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Residents of the Greater Catonsville...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations for charitable activities that will benefit residents of the Greater Catonsville area. Past grants have funded a museum, senior center, children's home, literacy program, homeless program, youth refugee mentoring program, and mental health program.

GrantWatch ID#: 171627
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Grants to Baltimore Area, Maryland Nonprofits to Strengthen Underserved Communities

Deadline 08/01/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit People, Animals, and the Environment

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that support individual passions around people, animals, and the environment. The funding source is committed to strengthening communities and helping people in communities where the funding source has a business presence.

GrantWatch ID#: 164147

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for the Benefit of Eligible Communities

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area. Eligible states include Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New York City, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180327
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 08/15/18

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 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
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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
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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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Early Stage Cancer Research Proje...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International investigators associated with nonprofits, government agencies, universities, hospitals, and laboratories to support novel and innovative cancer research in its early and conceptual stages. Eligible studies are those that involve scientific risk but potentially lead to a breakthrough...

GrantWatch ID#: 159210

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

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Social Services to Elderly Holocaust...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit institutions to provide social services and shelter programs for elderly Holocaust survivors. Priorities include food programs, case management, homecare and housekeeping services, health and medical services, transportation, emergency assistance, socialization, and Israel...

GrantWatch ID#: 174361

Grants to Greenbelt, Maryland Nonprofits for Arts, Recreation, Environment, and Social Vital...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Greenbelt, Maryland nonprofit organizations to positively impact local residents. Proposals will be considered in the areas of arts, culture, recreation, environment, and social vitality. Particular interest is given to specific projects and new initiatives that benefit Greenbelt neig...

GrantWatch ID#: 155228

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Research on the Relationship between Cancer Car...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and individual investigators for research on the correlation between healthcare policy issues and cancer prevention, control, and treatment. Funding is intended for innovative research projects that focus on the changes in national, state, and/or local policy and the re...

GrantWatch ID#: 179336

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Promote Financial ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals to enhance quality of life and improve financial positions. The Foundation seeks to provide personal financial assistance, as well as coaching, to help financially prudent and hardworking individuals recover from unanticipated life events, and to promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 180555
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Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and Charities to Assist Underserved Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofit organizations, governmental entities, schools, churches, and hospitals for a broad range of high-quality programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Funding will specifically be provided for programs focused on children's education, children's...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Sus...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in advance of a full proposal. Program areas include STEM education, vehicle and road safety, and sustainable communities. General Motors is...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

Grants to USA and International Organizations that Encourage Engagement in Human Welfare Ini...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and International organizations for initiatives that promote outreach, awareness, and involvement in world hunger, health, and poverty. Funding is intended to be used specifically to assist decision-makers in their endeavors to confront these issues. Funds may be used for the following countries: the USA, Un...

GrantWatch ID#: 151506

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Help Those in Need and Promote Multiculturali...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in communities where the funding source has a business presence to help those in need. Primary emphasis is given to organizations serving military members and their families. Consideration will also be given to organizations working to meet the needs of children and families and promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 155287

Grants to USA Nonprofits Organizations in Multiple States for Direct Services to Low-Income ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to small nonprofit organizations in Maryland, Northeastern Pennsylvania, Chicago, New York City, and San Francisco to provide direct services to low-income and vulnerable populations in the region. Before applying, prospective applicants must speak with the program team member for the appro...

GrantWatch ID#: 156133
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Implement Small-Scale Community Improvement ...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants ranging from $100 to $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies for community improvement projects. Funding may be used for safety improvements, technology upgrades, grounds improvements, and building renovations or upgrades. The funding will be distributed in the form of Lowe's gift cards.

GrantWatch ID#: 156182
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education and Training, Environment, Civics, and Public Health P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in communities in which the funding source does business for programs in education, environmental awareness, civic and community development, and public health. The funding source aims to support programs for financially disadvantaged populations. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158578

Grants and Donations to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts, STEM, Business, and Athleti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and donations to USA nonprofit organizations and organizations for programs that support lifelong learning. Funding is intended for programs related to STEM/STEAM, character building, career technical education, business and entrepreneurialism, athletics, and arts and music, as well as scholarships.

GrantWatch ID#: 159473
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is intended to support efforts that aim to improve the lives ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Environment, Community Development, and Y...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education, youth, community development, environment, and the arts. The funding source operates branches in Annapolis, Edgewater, Glen Burnie, and Severna Park. Community Development...

GrantWatch ID#: 161574
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Grants to Kansas City Area Nonprofits for Education and Civic Engagement and to USA Nonprofit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Kansas and Missouri nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on education and/or benefiting Kansas City area residents through civic engagement. Grants are also made to USA nonprofits across the country for entrepreneurship programs and activities. Through these grants, the Foundation int...

GrantWatch ID#: 161824