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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Early Stage Women Entrepreneurs to Encourage Outst...

Deadline 07/31/20

Awards and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International female entrepreneurs from any sector in recognition of their achievements and to provide support for greater business success. The award program identifies, encourages, and supports women-led or women-run businesses, providing the necessary financial, social, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 151419

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Faith-Based Organizations, and Tribes to Addres...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, for-profit entities, IHEs, faith-based organizations, tribes, and tribal organizations to address substance abuse in underserved areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to complete. The purpose of the project is to advance RCORP...

GrantWatch ID#: 190546

Grant to a USA Nonprofit to Operate an Emergency Hotline Serving Victims of Violence

Deadline 07/12/20

Grant to a USA nonprofit or faith-based organization to operate an emergency hotline that serves victims of violence. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the operation of a hotline that assists in the intervention, prevention, and resource assistance efforts of family violence...

GrantWatch ID#: 190218

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Enable Underserved Groups to Develop STEM Skills

Deadline 07/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to enable underserved groups to develop STEM skills. Funding is intended to increase access of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education and career opportunities for women and girls of color, and underserved youth in communities where the funding source's employees li...

GrantWatch ID#: 190339

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHE, Agencies, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Rese...

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic institutions, public entities, private nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and for-profit organizations for research projects that benefit women and girls. Funding is intended for projects to study relevant gender equity initiatives and to assess how effectively t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190644
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 07/07/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of direct action, community mobilization, and healing justice. The purpose of the grant program is to support the lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Grants and Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Organizations to Prevent D...

Deadline 07/08/20

Grants and cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, public and private entities, and housing organizations to protect citizens in areas affected by the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) from discrimination in housing-related services. Required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 190433

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Eligible Entrepreneurs to Benefit Businesses and Nonprofit...

Deadline 07/13/20

Grants and in-kind support to USA eligible entrepreneurs to benefit businesses and nonprofit organizations impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Funding is intended for female entrepreneurs to strengthen neighborhoods and cities. Funding is also intended to help alleviate the immediate needs and support the long...

GrantWatch ID#: 188950

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support the Development of Native American C...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to USA Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for social and economic development and capacity building opportunities for tribal governments. Funding is intended to support community-driven projects that preserve Native cultures, increase self-sufficiency, and promote commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 149370

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Develop Mutual Understanding and Co...

Deadline 07/17/20

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to develop mutual understanding and cooperation between the USA and foreign nations. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the design and coordination of trips that will offer foreign leaders the opportunity t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190034

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Tribes to Address the Impact of Substance A...

Deadline 07/20/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit, faith-based, and community-based organizations, for-profit entities, IHEs, tribes, and tribal organizations for programs that address substance abuse. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support activities tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 190865
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Tribes to Combat Crime Against Native American Women

Deadline 07/23/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, and IHEs, including tribal colleges and universities, for activities that assist minority women who have fallen victim to violent crimes. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide technical support,...

GrantWatch ID#: 174482
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Equality Between Women and Men in Eligible Fiel...

Deadline 02/04/21 Conference Date: 07/29/20 LOI Date: 11/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education for projects that further the careers of women in eligible fields. A letter of intent or an initial proposal may be required prior to submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to promote gender equity in STEM field recruitment, retention,...

GrantWatch ID#: 176005
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Grants to USA IHEs to Provide Scholarships for Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Cybers...

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants to USA institutes of higher education to develop or continue cybersecurity scholarship programs for bachelor's and master's students. Funding is intended to develop the cybersecurity workforce in order to strengthen security for local, state, and government agencies. Scholarship recipients will commit to working fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174418
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824

Grants to USA Nail Professionals Whose Businesses Are Affected by Closures During the COVID-1...

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA licensed nail professionals whose lives and businesses have been significantly affected by closures during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) health crisis. Funding is intended to provide temporary, direct financial relief to nail professionals who cannot maintain their regular income during this time. Gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 189074

Grants to USA Black Women Artists for Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants of up to $500 to USA Black women artists for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for applicants that have lost gigs, opportunities, or income due to COVID-19 or as a stipend for an on-going creative project. The goal of the funding source is to continue empowering black women and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190395
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities to Promote Health Equity and Improve Women's Hea...

Deadline 08/24/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to improve health outcomes among pregnant and postpartum women in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. The purpose of this program is to promote health equity and decrease the rate of maternal mortality. Proposals are welcome from community-base...

GrantWatch ID#: 190593
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Fellowships and In-Kind Support to USA Individuals for Projects that Promote Social Justice

Deadline 09/01/20

Fellowships and in-kind support to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges related to inequality and climate change. Eligible expenses include project-related costs, including but not limited to, research, conference fees, website development, travel, and living expenses.

GrantWatch ID#: 159689
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Diabetes Advocacy, Care, and Preve...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for programs that support diabetes prevention, patient care, and advocacy in developing countries. Funding will be broken up into two areas, interventions and focus areas. Grant support is meant for those least able to withstand the burden of disease.

GrantWatch ID#: 173487
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Arts Organizations to Support Visual Artists' Professional and C...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and arts organizations, museums, and cultural institutions for projects that support visual artists' needs and contribute to their creative and professional development. Funding is intended to support initiatives such as exhibitions, regranting, catalogs, curatorial programs at museums, and artist r...

GrantWatch ID#: 173516

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Female Artists for Participation in an Arts-Based Re...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual female artists for participation in an arts-based residency program. Funding is intended to support a residency that encourages artists to create new work in a range of artistic disciplines. Preference is given to artists who are willing to work full-time over the course ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190591
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Competition for USA Nonprofits, Tribal Governments, and IHEs to Develop Ideas to Promote Equ...

Deadline 09/22/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Competition for USA nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop innovative programs that promote equity and progress for women. Applicants must register prior to submitting a full application. The goal of the program is to expand women's power and influence, so that women of all backgrounds, especially...

GrantWatch ID#: 190688

Grants to USA IHE Faculty, Postdoctoral Researchers, and Doctoral Scholars for Educational R...

Deadline 09/10/20

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $35,000 to USA IHE faculty, postdoctoral researchers, and scholars of an equivalent level for educational research projects. Funding is intended to build research capacity and advance knowledge in education and STEM education learning. Funds may be used for research-related expen...

GrantWatch ID#: 181934
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Awards to USA Female Superintendents and School Administrators to Recognize Outstanding Lead...

Deadline 10/09/20

Awards of $1,000 to USA women to acknowledge outstanding leadership in the field of education. Awards will honor female education professionals that positively impact the lives of students. Nominations and applications are accepted for the following three award categories:

GrantWatch ID#: 159056

Grants to USA Nonprofit Shelters to Arrange Accommodations for the Animals of Shelter Benefi...

Deadline 10/15/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit shelters to collaborate with local animal welfare organizations to build housing for pets belonging to shelter beneficiaries. Funding is available to build housing at the animal shelter facility which can be specifically reserved for animals whose owners are staying at the domestic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183121
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 10/24/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower poverty-stricken girls and women. Funding is intended to support projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. The Foundation selects a featured grantee each m...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Educate Young Women on Reproductive Health

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for educational programs related to women's reproductive health. Applicants must submit a concept paper prior to a full proposal. Funding is intended to create greater access to reproductive health information so disadvantaged young women can be empowered through educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156898
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, Groups, and Individuals to Support F...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations, groups, and individuals for cultural activities that benefit women. Funding is intended to promote musical education, competition, and performance for female singers around the world, particularly in a cappella music and barbershop harmony.

GrantWatch ID#: 176061
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusive clean economy. The Foundation’s four focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits for Urban Affairs, Jewish Life, Biomedical Research, and...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of urban affairs, Jewish life, biomedical research, and education. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in order to receive an invitation to apply. The Foundation welcomes inquiries aligning with the following program areas: Urban Affair...

GrantWatch ID#: 150874
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to further their mission through collaboration and networking wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908
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Opportunity for USA Female Veterans and Military Spouses or Partners to Attend an Entreprene...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity for USA female veterans and female military spouses or partners to attend a small business management and entrepreneurship program. This program will equip eligible women with the skills they need to successfully develop and grow a business venture. V-WISE is operated by the Institute for Veterans and Milit...

GrantWatch ID#: 157104
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Grants to USA and Israel Organizations for Social Change Projects Focusing on Health, Human ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel organizations for programs and projects that promote social justice and human rights. Funding is intended to support social change projects that specifically focus on the areas of health and mental health, human rights, educational opportunity, Jewish life, and strengthening Israeli democracy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162198

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Health Equity

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that are working to reduce health disparities and improve community health navigation. Funding is intended to enable individuals throughout the world to achieve the best possible health. The overall focus of this program is health equity, helping people overc...

GrantWatch ID#: 162315
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic, Environmental, and Social Justice Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for community programs and initiatives that promote environmental, economic, and social justice. Grants may be used for projects, general support, and collaborative efforts, as well as to build capacity for organizations working in the Foundation's areas of interest. The Foundation sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 162470

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Organizational Fundraising Events

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for fundraising event support. Funding is intended to support organizations that enhance the lives of local residents through programs in the arts, education, and women's, men's, and children's health issues. Proposals can come from both local and national nonprofits.

GrantWatch ID#: 162574
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Educational and Research Projects that Foster Financia...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and state and public colleges and universities for educational programs, research programs, or combination programs that educate underserved Americans in financial capability, financial literacy, and financial well-being. Through the General Grant Program, the FINRA Investor Educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 163638

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Creative Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for creative and innovative projects. Projects should involve the focus areas of leadership, film and media, and ideas that increase representation and inclusion in class, race, age, gender, religion, sexuality, and/or ability.

GrantWatch ID#: 163642
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Shelters to Accommodate the Pets of Victims of Domestic Abuse

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit shelters that provide housing for victims of domestic violence and their pets. Funding is intended for operational support or capital improvements specifically related to the maintenance and housing of pets. Grants are also given to nonprofit animal shelters that have a working relat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164603
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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits for Community, Education, and Environment Programs ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for programs that provide services to low or middle-income individuals in the areas of community, education, and environment. Priority is given to nonprofits serving communities in which the funding source has a strong presence. Focus areas for funding are: Commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 164900
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Grants and In-Kind Assistance to USA and International Nonprofits that Improve the Lives of ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind assistance to USA and International grassroots nonprofit organizations that work to benefit and advocate for disadvantaged children and youth. Funding is intended for small, innovative organizations that address the needs of children and youth living in poverty, discrimination, and injustice. The Fund ad...

GrantWatch ID#: 167614
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Children and Families

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide resources to vulnerable children and families. Eligible programs may provide basic needs, youth educational opportunities, assistance to victims of domestic abuse, and career training programs for at-risk youth. Only organizations and programs meeting the eligibility criteri...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Journalists for Career Advancement in the Area of N...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professional journalists for career advancement in the area of news reporting. Funding is intended for professional development activities, including conferences, workshops, security training, media development, and technical skills-building training. The goal of this grant program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173189

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Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. Start your campaign here: https://www.youhelp.com/start The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609
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Grants to USA and Canada Women Entrepreneurs to Start a Business or Grow an Existing Business

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $4,000 to USA and Canada women entrepreneurs to start a business or develop an existing business. One grant will be awarded each month. One of the 12 monthly winners will be awarded a $25,000 grant at the end of the year. Funding is intended to help women achieve their entrepreneurial dreams.

GrantWatch ID#: 180647
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Evidence-Based Projects that Address Social Issues

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and federal, state, or local government agencies to expand the delivery of eligible evidence-based interventions addressing major social issues. Applicants must submit a letter of interest before the submission of a full proposal. Funding is intended for programs that impact policy are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182803
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Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Fight Social Injustice for Minority Populations

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA grassroots organizations for programs to strengthen minority communities against social injustice. Funding is intended to support organizations serving immigrant, Arab-American, Muslim, and Black communities, and all people of color, as well as women and LGBTQ communities. The Emergent Fund was established...

GrantWatch ID#: 184164