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Grants to Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Nonprofits for Early-Stage Neighbor...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware nonprofit organizations to support the initial stages of neighborhood revitalization projects. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for children and families living in eligible low-income communities by concentrating resources on com...

GrantWatch ID#: 181479

Grants to USA Nonprofit Community Housing Organizations Serving Rural and Native American Pop...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit community development and housing organizations, Tribes, and Tribal housing entities and authorities serving rural areas to strengthen capacity to implement housing programs for low-income residents. An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 186268

Fellowships to USA Native American Leaders to Benefit Indigenous People Living on Reservation...

Deadline 09/13/19

Fellowships of $50,000 to USA Native American leaders to benefit Indigenous people and their communities in urban areas or on reservations. Funding is intended to support living expenses, conference registration, travel, tuition, equipment, and childcare. This fellowship is intended to support Native knowledge holders a...

GrantWatch ID#: 186227

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

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Cooperative Agreements to Institutions of Higher Education to Promote National Service on Ca...

Deadline 08/26/19

Cooperative agreements ranging from $15,000 to $20,000 to institutions of higher education to promote national service on campus. Funding is intended for efforts to engage the public, on university campuses and in surrounding communities, to increase the number of applicants applying for AmeriCorps VISTA service opportunit...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

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

Deadline 08/30/19

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

Deadline 10/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174434

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

Deadline 09/25/19 Conference Date: 08/21/19 LOI Date: 08/30/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Opportunity for USA Artists and Design Professionals to Participate in a Placemaking Design ...

Deadline 08/23/19

Opportunity for USA artists, teams of artists, engineers, architects, landscape architects, planners, and urban, product, and industrial designers to compete for a $50,000 to $90,000 prize to design a creative placemaking project for a pre-selected site in Washington, DC. Eligible contest participants will plan, construct,...

GrantWatch ID#: 186477

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Capital Support and Rental Subsidies for Low-Income Elderly Hou...

Deadline 08/28/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and consumer cooperatives to provide capital funding and rental subsidies to develop and operate supportive housing for low-income elderly populations (ages 62 and older). Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 185759

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address high-priority community needs and facilitate local capacity building in communities where the funding source has an operational presence. Funding is intended for programs that focus on economic and community development, health and wellness, education and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182253

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Assist Human Trafficking Victim...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, local governments, IHEs, and housing authorities to address the human service and housing needs of human trafficking victims and provide technical support to program providers. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. This grant is for two separate programs: the Huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 186409

Grants and Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Indian Tribes, and Indigenous Organizations ...

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants and technical support to USA and territories nonprofits, local government agencies and non-governmental organizations, Indian tribal governments, and indigenous organizations to evaluate programs that address opioid addiction. Funding is intended to support community-based activities that research and assess establi...

GrantWatch ID#: 186577

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

Deadline 08/31/19

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 Children's Hospitals to Host Prom Events for Pediatric Patients Ages 13-19

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA children's hospitals and general hospitals to host prom-like events. The purpose of the program is to provide the means for hospitals to host a prom experience for 13-19-year-old pediatric patients fighting illnesses that may prevent them from participating in school events. Funding is intended to cover the v...

GrantWatch ID#: 186526

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects and Educational Programs to Promote Environmental Activ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for innovative projects to educate and inspire individuals, communities, and organizations to engage in environmental activism. Funding is intended for pilot, model, and demonstration projects that seek to change attitudes and behaviors about environmental issues. The Foundation par...

GrantWatch ID#: 145380

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects and Programs That Advance Gi...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for work in developing countries that furthers schooling for girls and young women. Funding is intended to support girls in elementary and secondary schools. Funding is available for two types of grants: The Girls' Education Community Grant and the Girls' Education Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 161907

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 09/01/19

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

Deadline 09/15/19 LOI Date: 09/01/19

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. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This fund provides a way fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to Central New Jersey Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life of Local Residents

Deadline 01/10/20 LOI Date: 09/03/19

Grants of up to $12,000 to Central New Jersey nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life of families and individuals within the funding source’s service area. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for programs that promote diverse education in the arts, hist...

GrantWatch ID#: 171790

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

Deadline 12/04/19 LOI Date: 09/04/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 148236

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits for Healthcare Services for Vulnerable General and Jewish Co...

Deadline 09/04/19

Grants to New Jersey nonprofit organizations for physical and mental healthcare services in Essex, Morris, and Union Counties. Funding is intended to support programs that focus on disadvantaged populations in the greater Newark area, and at-risk families and individuals in the MetroWest Jewish community. The Healthcare...

GrantWatch ID#: 177858

Opportunity for USA Jewish Nonprofit Entrepreneurs to Receive Funding and Participate in a Me...

Deadline 09/05/19

Opportunity for USA Jewish nonprofit entrepreneurs that serve the North American Jewish community to receive funding of $25,000, and to participate in a mentoring and education program. The program supports ventures that provide services and goods to the Orthodox community in ways that are related to its unique cultural or...

GrantWatch ID#: 186611

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Educational Programs

Deadline 10/04/19 LOI Date: 09/06/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for educational projects operating nationally or internationally. Grants are typically used for seed funding of new or expanding programs. Applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. The Funding Source is particularly interested in supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 156301

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Nonprofits and NGOs for Emergency Preparedness and Response

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico nonprofits, NGOs, and groups to help communities prepare for and respond to natural disasters and extreme events. These events may include floods, droughts, wildfires, and extreme temperatures.

GrantWatch ID#: 160222
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Organizations to Enhance Public Spaces in Camden and Ph...

Deadline 10/25/19 LOI Date: 09/06/19

Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey organizations for projects that improve and increase access to public spaces and parks, especially in low or moderate income communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for parks, libraries, recreation ce...

GrantWatch ID#: 179166
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Environment, Poverty Alleviat...

Deadline 12/19/19 LOI Date: 09/09/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, public schools, and universities for charitable projects. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Programs may fall in the areas of health, poverty alleviation, environment, and education.

GrantWatch ID#: 174861

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 09/09/19

In-Kind Grants of $200 gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended to support service campaigns for animals, people, and the environment. Successful applications will demonstrate elements of service learning, youth leadership, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 09/10/19

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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Grant to a New Jersey Nonprofit for a Project that Addresses the Needs of Underserved Reside...

Deadline 09/12/19

Grant to a New Jersey nonprofit organization for an innovative project that will address the unmet needs of the disadvantaged residents of Essex County. Funding is intended to encourage creative, new initiatives as well as to support projects currently underway. The Foundation is looking for: - Projects in Essex Count...

GrantWatch ID#: 184034
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Grants to Southern New Jersey Nonprofits, Synagogues, and Schools to Benefit the Local Jewis...

Deadline 10/28/19 Conference Date: 09/12/19

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 and Pennsylvania Nonprofit Organizations in Eligible Areas for Capacity...

Deadline 09/27/19 Conference Date: 09/12/19

Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for capacity building projects. Funding is intended to improve the operational, financial, organizational, and programmatic maturity of organizations, so they may more effectively and efficiently advance their missions. Eligible areas includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179671
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In-Kind Grants of Mentorship, Office Space, and Entrepreneurial Assistance to USA, Canada, an...

Deadline 10/08/19 Conference Date: 09/12/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 184898
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Grants to New Jersey Local Government Agencies for Housing Rehabilitation and Community Deve...

Deadline 09/13/19

Grants to New Jersey local units of government for a range of community development activities that primarily benefit underprivileged populations. Applicants for certain types of grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for housing upgrades, public facilities, and community revitalization de...

GrantWatch ID#: 160175
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Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Arts, You...

Deadline 09/14/19

Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut small to medium-size nonprofit organizations for innovative and original projects benefiting communities within the Tri-State service area. Funding is intended for the performing arts, education, healthcare, and social services for youth, the elderly, and the needy. Funding i...

GrantWatch ID#: 166715
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Children, Animal Welfare, and Hum...

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations that focus on humanitarian support, the environment, children, arts, education, and animal welfare. Preference will be given to those organizations, individuals, and initiatives that will inspire others to get involved, stand the test of time, and will be a manifestation of the Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766
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Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits and Agencies to Implement or Expand Public Humanities Progra...

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

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $20,000 to New Jersey nonprofit organizations and government entities to implement or expand humanities programs benefiting residents across the State. Applicants are required to submit an Intent to Apply prior to applying. First-time applicants (and some returning applicants) are required to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171250
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Grants to USA Nonprofits East of the Mississippi River for Civil and Human Rights Initiatives

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants 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 general support. Abel...

GrantWatch ID#: 173683
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Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits, Libraries, Museums, and Schools for the Development of Huma...

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

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $20,000 to New Jersey nonprofits, libraries, museums, schools, historical societies, and other community organizations for the development of humanities projects. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended for new or existing programs that are in the pre-implementati...

GrantWatch ID#: 181423
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Grants to USA Community Groups or Sports-Based Youth Groups for Lacrosse Programming

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA community groups or sports-based youth groups for lacrosse programming for underrepresented youth. Funding is intended to be flexible enough to enable applicants to address needs that are unique to their lacrosse community. Funding is also intended to ensure that all children have access to la...

GrantWatch ID#: 186694

Grants to New York City and New Jersey Nonprofits for Education, Social Services, Arts, Heal...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants to New York City and New Jersey nonprofit organizations for capital projects in the areas of education, arts, social services, religion, humanities, and health. Support is primarily focused in the five boroughs of New York City, as well as Essex, Union, and Morris Counties in New Jersey. The Foundation supports ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177320
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 09/16/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 181051
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Improve the Quality of Library...

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 147018
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 09/20/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 177028

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

Deadline 09/27/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 147758
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Grants to New Jersey Organizations for Programs that Benefit Local Jewish Communities in the...

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to New Jersey organizations to benefit Jewish communities in the Greater MetroWest area. Funding is intended to support high impact, innovative programs that address care for the elderly, care for the needy, teacher training, Jewish education, improvement of youth educatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 186701
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects to Enhance the Welfare of You...

Deadline 09/29/19

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

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

Deadline 09/30/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 156970