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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 Researchers to Address the Economic Impact of Changes in the Job Quality for L...

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

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research to address the causes and impacts of the shift in the quality of jobs available for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research on Wealth Inequality

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

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research addressing the impact of economic inequality on the nation's population. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Studies will address how inequality has affected the political, economic, and social institutions, and the extent to which increased inequality has affected equali...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

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 Scholars for Research on the Rise of Alternative Work Arrangements

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

Grants to USA scholars for innovative social sciences research addressing the increase of alternative work arrangements in the US workforce. LOIs are due by August 20. The Foundation invites proposals for research examining both the causes and consequences of alternative work arrangements. The Foundation defines altern...

GrantWatch ID#: 183563

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Workplace Safe...

Deadline 10/26/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, agencies, IHEs, school districts, and faith-based organizations for innovative academic certificate and training programs in disciplines related to worker safety and health. LOIs are due August 26, 2018. This program will support high-quality academic training prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 162724

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Farmers, Associations, and Corporations for Domestic Far...

Deadline 08/27/18

Grants and loans to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, farmers, farmers associations, and family farm corporations to provide farmworkers with off-farm housing and related facilities. Funding is available to construct, improve, repair, and purchase housing units for domestic farm laborers. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145423

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18 Conference Date: 08/28/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, IHEs and Tribes for Entrepreneurship Projects

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, local, special district, and state municipalities, public and private IHEs, and tribes for collaborative entrepreneurship projects. Funding is intended for initiatives that aim to convert research into marketable products and services, businesses, and ultimately, jobs. Specificall...

GrantWatch ID#: 173166

Grants to Multiple USA States and Puerto Rico Nonprofits and Agencies for Emergency Response...

Deadline 08/30/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 to multiple USA states and Puerto Rico EMS agencies, law enforcement agencies, public safety organizations, and nonprofits to improve emergency response capacity. Funding may be used for the purchase of life-saving equipment, support of military, disaster relief, scholarships and cont...

GrantWatch ID#: 179675

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communi...

Deadline 08/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, schools, and government entities in multiple states that address high-priority community needs and facilitate local capacity building in communities where the funding source has an operational presence. Focus areas include economic and community development, health and wellness, education and trai...

GrantWatch ID#: 182253

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Low-Income Housing Projects

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in multiple states to improve or create existing housing projects for low-income families from all populations, including new immigrants, mentally or physically disabled individuals, emancipated youth, families headed by a single individual (may be a parent; gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 174152

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Artists and Writers Who Are Parents to Recognize Ar...

Deadline 08/31/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and writers who have children under the age of 18 to recognize creative excellence. This program evaluates artistic merit based on the strength of the applicant’s portfolio. The awards provide unrestricted cash funding, and recipients may use the funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 175490

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

Deadline 08/31/18

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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Opportunity for USA Artists to Display Artwork at Wyoming Public Health Facilities

Deadline 08/31/18

Opportunity for USA artists to display their artwork at Wyoming health facilities. Artists from the State of Wyoming will be given preference. Both indoor and outdoor artwork will be commissioned for the facilities. Artwork should complement the planned facility designs and color schemes; should be accessible to all staff,...

GrantWatch ID#: 184129
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Grants to Salem County, New Jersey Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Healthcare and Care...

Deadline 09/14/18 LOI Date: 09/04/18

Grants to Salem County, New Jersey nonprofits, government agencies, public schools, and faith-based organizations for projects or services that benefit the community. An LOI is due January 2, 2018. Areas of interest include access to healthcare, preventative care, and career opportunities. Funding may be used for planning ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179147
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Grants to Southern New Jersey Nonprofits, Synagogues, and Schools to Benefit the Local Jewis...

Deadline 10/19/18 Conference Date: 09/05/18

Grants of up to $3,600 to Southern New Jersey Jewish nonprofit organizations, synagogues, Jewish day schools, and secular nonprofit organizations for innovative programs and services that benefit both Jewish and general community residents. Funding is intended to help launch new programs, expand existing programs, and addr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177995
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Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits and IHEs for Improving Access to Dental Care for Individuals ...

Deadline 09/07/18

Grants to New Jersey nonprofits, professional organizations, and IHEs for a statewide assessment of dental services for New Jersey children and adults with intellectual and developmental disorders. Funding is intended to support the creation of a database of dental services for this population, as well as pilot projects to...

GrantWatch ID#: 184152
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Engage Students in Science and Engineering Research

Deadline 09/11/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, colleges, and universities for international research activities carried out by US-based science and engineering students. This program promotes the development of a globally-engaged, diverse workforce with world-class skillsets. Emphasis is placed on active research participation by ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174400
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Housing, Financial Education, a...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for programs serving low- and moderate-income households within the funding source’s service area. Focus areas include affordable housing, financial education, and economic developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 173656
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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
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofits for efforts to create policy changes that will improve the lives of Latin Americans. The funding source has identified the following three program areas in which focused, expert research and innovation have the potential to make significant positive impact: - Democratic Gover...

GrantWatch ID#: 173581
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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 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
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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 USA Nonprofit Organizations for Equipment, Training, and Education for First Respo...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects or programs for the equipment needs, education, and training of first responders. Funding is intended for direct program expenses. Each organization may apply for funding once per calendar year.

GrantWatch ID#: 183693
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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
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Grants to New Jersey Educational Institutions and Training Providers for Workforce Training ...

Deadline 09/17/18

Grants of up to $6,000 per trainee to New Jersey post-secondary educational institutions and training providers to help dislocated and displaced workers find employment. This grant supports programs that provide middle-and high-skill work-based training opportunities focused in growth industry sectors recognized and driven...

GrantWatch ID#: 183971
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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
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Grants to New Jersey Businesses to Reimburse Worker Training

Deadline 10/03/18 LOI Date: 09/19/18

Grants of up to $1,500 per trainee to New Jersey businesses to train incumbent and new employees to help fill current workforce needs. LOIs are due no later than July 26. The purpose of this program is to meet the needs of New Jersey businesses and enhance the employability of state residents by developing a skilled workfo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179164
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Grants to USA Youth Leaders and Teachers in Multiple Eastern States for STEM Education

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia PreK-12 teachers and youth group leaders to enhance STEM education. Applications are invited from educators within the funding source's service area for STEM-related classroom projects and professional development opportunities....

GrantWatch ID#: 173156

Grants to USA Agencies to Remediate Housing Hazards Related to Lead-Based Paint

Deadline 09/25/18

Grants to USA state, local, and tribal government agencies for comprehensive programs that identify and remediate hazards related to lead-based paint in rental units and owner-occupied housing. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Healthy Homes Supplemental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156426
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Academics, Writers, Scholars, and Artists for ...

Deadline 09/28/18

Fellowships of $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International academics, scholars, creative writers, and visual artists whose work will benefit from access to a collection in New York City. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations in the spheres of social sciences, humanities, and scholarship. The Dor...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018
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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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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmakers for Unique Film Projects

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers to support unique film projects that contribute to society. This program seeks to support films that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television series, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903
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Grants to Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools for STEM Educ...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools to enhance the quality of life in the Delaware Valley region. Program areas broadly include STEM education and workforce development, and environmental and energy solutions. Applications are considered from organi...

GrantWatch ID#: 173205
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Employment Skills Training, and Environment a...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants averaging a minimum of $5,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for education and environmental stewardship programs for children and youth (through twelfth grade) and for employment skills training programs. For the purposes of these grants, the funding source will not consider requests outside of the following...

GrantWatch ID#: 173810
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Grants to USA Individuals Affiliated with a Native American Tribe for Cultural Art Projects

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals affiliated with a Native American tribe for art projects that will preserve and strengthen the tribe's culture. The grant program will provide recipients with both financial and technical support. Recipients will be offered tools, resources, and capital to build on their one-of-a-k...

GrantWatch ID#: 174413
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Professors to Conduct Research and Work in Finland

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professors for an opportunity to work in Finland for a minimum of two months. Grantees will conduct research, give lectures, and work with Finnish companies. Deserving Finnish professors may apply to work at respected foreign universities. The Nokia Foundation promotes and suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 159206
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Promote Economic Development

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for community and economic development in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164494
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote education in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 175974
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Grants to USA Government Agencies to Develop Strategies to Effectively Reduce Gang Violence

Deadline 10/04/18

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, including tribal governments and law enforcement agencies, for the development of programs to reduce gang violence. Funding is intended to reduce and prevent violence throughout communities, thus creating safe communities for families to live. The Gang Suppression Plann...

GrantWatch ID#: 184001
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Awards to USA Teen Artists for Career Development in a Range of Artistic Disciplines

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and additional benefits to USA young artists (ages 15-18) to recognize and support achievement in the following disciplines: visual arts, dance, photography, voice, jazz, classical music, writing, theater, design arts, and cinematic arts. In addition to the cash awards, artists will receive training...

GrantWatch ID#: 157814
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Awards to USA Female Superintendents and Administrators for Outstanding Leadership in Educat...

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of $1,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding leadership in the field of education. Awards will be given to female superintendents, administrators, and other women in school leadership positions. Nominations and applications are accepted for the following three award categories: -The Superintendent Award – a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159056
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 10/13/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Grassroots Efforts to Promote Social...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that promote social justice around the world. Applicants must submit a preliminary application in advance of a full proposal. Priority will be given to projects with small budgets that lack access to mainstream sources of funding. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144400
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Grants to Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Nonprofits to Promote Health in the Delawar...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $50,000 Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware nonprofit organizations to promote health in communities within the Delaware Valley region. Applications may be submitted in the categories of professional education, research, and community health. The Foundation funds programs located in the Delaware Vall...

GrantWatch ID#: 179414
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Grants to USA IHEs to Promote and Expand Apprenticeship Opportunities on a National Scale

Deadline 10/16/18

Grants to USA institutes of higher education for projects that develop and expand apprenticeship opportunities on a national scale. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. IHEs will partner with national industry associations to develop and implement projects. The purpos...

GrantWatch ID#: 184133
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Fellowships to USA Graduate Students for STEM and STEM Education Degrees

Deadline 10/22/18

Fellowships to USA and territories students to support doctoral or master’s degree research in the STEM fields, as well as STEM education. This program selects students early in their graduate careers according to a demonstrated potential for significant achievements in STEM research of STEM education. Three years of...

GrantWatch ID#: 181918