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

Deadline 12/11/18

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

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/28/19

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for designing an energy efficient recreation center on a California university campus. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Mentor Native American Youth in Entrepreneurial Projects

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of $10,000 to teams of USA nonprofits and Native American youth for entrepreneurial projects that will benefit the local Native American community. Sponsoring nonprofits will mentor one Native American youth through the process of completing the project. Running Strong provides ten $10,000 grants each year to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 166155

Award to a USA or Canada K-12 Teacher for Outstanding Science Instruction

Deadline 12/17/18

Award of $10,000 to a USA, territories, or Canada K-12 science teacher for positively impacting his or her school, community, and students through outstanding classroom education. Special projects may be referred to in the nomination or application, but should not be the primary focus. The recipient and the two finalis...

GrantWatch ID#: 172654

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

Awards to USA and Canada Middle and High Schools for Outstanding Science Lab Instruction

Deadline 02/04/19

Awards to USA and Canada middle and high schools to recognize innovative science education programs for students in grades 6-12. The purpose of this program is to support outstanding approaches in science lab instruction that utilize limited laboratory and school resources. This program also seeks to raise awareness and ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 156676

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Older Adults, Ages 65 and Above

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofits for innovative projects that benefit older Americans (ages 65 and above). Funding is specifically intended to support proposals that focus on the areas of advocacy, direct services, education and training programs for professionals working with the elderly, and/or research to identify the causes of...

GrantWatch ID#: 180281

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Deve...

Deadline 01/18/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to develop new drugs for animals that may be used in minor species or for minor uses in major species. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take up to six weeks to complete. This Funding Opportunity Anno...

GrantWatch ID#: 172152

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/30/19 LOI Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. National applicants must consult with state commisions prior to applying. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take at least three to four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

In-Kind Award to a USA, Canada, or International Public Library for Audio Music or Video Pro...

Deadline 12/10/18

In-kind award valued at up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International public library to purchase audio music or video products that will contribute to the library's collection and increase public exposure to these formats. Applicants should demonstrate how their project will benefit greatly from new audio music or video ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164636

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Public Library for Romance Fiction and Related Prog...

Deadline 12/10/18

Grants of $4,500 to a USA, Canada, or International public library to expand or build up its romance fiction collection, as well as to fund romance fiction programs. Funding is intended to purchase romance fiction or for program expenses such as author honorariums, travel expenses, or others. The applying library must d...

GrantWatch ID#: 164637

Grants to USA K-12 Schools for Field Trips to a Delaware Art Museum

Deadline 12/10/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA K-12 schools for field trips to an art museum in Wilmington, Delaware. Applicants may request support for student admissions to the museum, as well as reimbursement for transportation costs. Applications will be considered from public, private, and parochial schools in any State.

GrantWatch ID#: 176182

Awards to USA Student Teams (Grades 6-12) for STEM Projects that Address Environmental Issues

Deadline 12/10/18

Prizes of $10,000, $15,000, and $30,000 to USA teams of students in grades 6 through 12 for submitting winning projects that offer creative solutions to environmental concerns in the areas of land and water, and air and climate. Topics can address the issues of pollution, deforestation, biodiversity, global warming, or wat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182107

Grants to USA Veterinarians, Veterinary Students, and Post-Doctoral Fellows for Research Rel...

Deadline 12/10/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA practicing and faculty veterinarians, veterinary students, and post-doctoral fellows for research on free-roaming and shelter cats, with an emphasis on conditions and diseases that affect them. The goal of the funding is to advance the health of free-roaming and shelter cats and encourage the...

GrantWatch ID#: 182475
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Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Enhance Watershed Qu...

Deadline 01/25/19 Conference Date: 12/10/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, faith-based organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and private enterprises to enhance and protect watersheds and water bodies within the District. Projects must raise awareness, educate a target audience, and promote behavior change in order to improve t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177367

Grants to USA, Canada, Puerto Rico, and Mexico Schools and IHEs for Active Learning Classroo...

Deadline 02/01/19 Conference Date: 12/11/18

Grants valued at $67,000 to USA and territories, Canada, Puerto Rico, and Mexico educational institutions for specially designed classrooms to promote active learning. Funding is intended to provide furniture, training, and learning environment evaluation measurement tools for classrooms serving up to 30 students in school...

GrantWatch ID#: 184590
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Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and For-Profits to Construct Infrastruc...

Deadline 01/11/19 Conference Date: 12/11/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, faith-based organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and private enterprises to construct green infrastructure that reduces stormwater runoff and protects local waterbodies. Funding is intended to assist organizations in satisfying the off-site stormwater ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184905

Awards to USA Organizations and Individuals to Recognize Innovations in Architecture in Urba...

Deadline 12/12/18

Awards of $10,000 and $50,000 to USA organizations and individuals to recognize innovative architectural designs that contribute to the quality of urban life in the contiguous United States (excluding Alaska, Hawaii, and Oakland, CA). The purpose of this award program is to support innovative ideas within the built environ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169245

Grants to Washington, DC Emerging Companies to Support Business Development

Deadline 01/11/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Washington, DC small and emerging businesses located in Wards 7 and 8 to support business development activities. Funding is intended for market research, product or service development, licensing, customer development, prototype development, and other development purposes. The grants are to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183408

Grants and In-Kind Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innova...

Deadline 01/31/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, materials recovery facilities, and for-profit organizations to initiate a plastics recycling program in local communities throughout the country. Funding and technical assistance are intended to support the Funding Source's new innovative progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 184742

Grants to USA Nursing and Medical Educators for Career Development

Deadline 02/13/19 Conference Date: 12/12/18

Grants to USA nursing and medical educators to support career development and innovative educational approaches. Funding is intended to provide the financial support needed for medical educators to focus on creating and implementing the innovative reforms necessary to bring medical education up-to-date with the changing ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 184749

Grants to USA and Israel Institutions for Collaborative Physics Research

Deadline 12/13/18

Grants to USA and Israel research institutions to support collaborative research projects in a broad range of physics-related disciplines. All proposals must be jointly submitted by a US-based and Israel-based applicant to the appropriate granting agency. Please note that deadlines vary according to the subject area. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 176127

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Quality Health Care for Individuals with Developmental Disabili...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/13/18

Grants ranging between $10,000 and $40,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that improve healthcare delivery to adults with developmental disabilities. Preference may be given to organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area. An LOI must be submitted prior to a full application. Proposals must describe an explicit, identifiabl...

GrantWatch ID#: 176914

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Businesses for Educational Projects...

Deadline 01/02/19 Conference Date: 12/13/18

Grants of approximately $12,000 to Washington, DC nonprofits, government agencies, faith-based organizations, educational institutions, and private enterprises for lead poisoning educational programs that benefit African and Latino residents in Wards 1, 4, and 5. Emphasis will be given to programs for parents and other car...

GrantWatch ID#: 181179

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Projects Related to Social Justice, Inequality, and Clima...

Deadline 12/14/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges that relate to inequality and climate change, particularly for women and people of color. Applicants representing practitioners and professionals in a variety of fields are welcome to apply. Projects must align with the Foundatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 159689

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Diabetes Advocacy, Care, and Prev...

Deadline 12/14/18

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. Programs can b...

GrantWatch ID#: 173487

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Breast Cancer Out...

Deadline 12/14/18

Award of $1,000 and grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, individuals, and organizations for innovative projects to improve breast cancer education and patient care. Funding is intended to support conferences, research, community outreach, and educational projects in the United States or abro...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Develop Innovative Epilepsy Therapie...

Deadline 12/14/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for the development of innovative technologies, therapies, or products to treat people with epilepsy. The award will support the development and commercialization of the winner’s product. Examples of concepts eligible for awards include: -Drug or device treatment t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177383

Awards to USA Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors for Excellence in Essay Writing on the Theme...

Deadline 12/14/18

Awards ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA undergraduate juniors and seniors at accredited four-year colleges and universities for excellence in essay writing on the theme of ethics. Essay topics may be about anything that explores an ethical problem, question, issue, or concern. Suggested Essay Topics: Articulate wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177575

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and Australia Educators in K-12 Public and Priva...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants in the form of cash awards of up to $60,000 and In-kind services to USA, Canada, and Australia educators in K-12 public and private schools, including classroom teachers, special teachers (e.g., art teachers, music teachers), technology specialists, administrators, PTAs, and librarians/media specialists. Thirteen p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177784

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofits to Preserve and Protect Natural ...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations serving the Washington, DC area to protect, preserve, and sustain built and natural environments, especially those affecting low-income communities. Funding may be used for general operating or program-specific grant requests. Elig...

GrantWatch ID#: 184759

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society, and to come together on common issues. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. Funding is intended to meet needs at the pre-college education level, as identified by experts in...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding and Communication Between the Tw...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for projects that foster mutual understanding and communication between citizens of the two countries. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. Applications are invited for public opinion and communication projects that raise awareness about the US in Japan and vice-versa, as well as p...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studies field. The Foundation is open to inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Grants to USA Farmers to Improve Environmental Impact, Safety, and Availability of Produce

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $20,000 to USA farmers and aggregators to implement sustainability practices that will improve environmental impact and ensure the availability and safety of produce in the market. Funding is intended to help local farms upgrade operations, invest in food safety, and implement sustainable tech...

GrantWatch ID#: 160732

Grants to USA Nonprofits for the Research, Conservation, and Presentation of Historic America...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit institutions to promote the understanding, appreciation, and recognition of historic American art. Programs or projects typically involve presentation of new research about American art, museum catalogs and books related to American art, or the preservation and re...

GrantWatch ID#: 171512

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs for Children

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance children's health through running and fitness. The purpose of funding is to prevent and reduce childhood obesity and improve the lives of children. The Foundation is committed to reversing the trend of obesity by offering children the opportunity to e...

GrantWatch ID#: 172484

Grants to USA, Canada, or International Mature Artists to Support Professional Development i...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, or International individual artists to support professional development. Applicants must have been working in a mature phase of their artwork for at least two decades. Qualified artists must work in the areas of painting, printmaking, or sculpture. The Foundation wishes to encourage artists who h...

GrantWatch ID#: 172653

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Significant Contributions to the Fie...

Deadline 12/15/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize significant contributions to the field of neuroscience. Nominators must be individuals associated with universities, hospitals, medicals schools, or research institutes, and have a background in neuroscience. The recipient of the Scolnick Prize will present a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175244

Grants to USA Emerging Artists for Projects in Music, Theater, and Photography

Deadline 12/30/18 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA emerging artists working in the fields of music, theater, and photography. Applicants must submit a written inquiry prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation seeks to support artists whose works might have difficulty being aired due to their genre and/or social philosophy. For ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176052

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Ecological Conservation Advertising Campaigns

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits for advertising campaigns that further the cause of wildland preservation. Priority will be given to projects that are likely to have immediate and measurable on wildland ecosystem restoration and conservation over those that are purely educational. Grants may be...

GrantWatch ID#: 177324

Grants to USA Organizations and Artists for Arts and Culture Projects that Promote Diversity

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA organizations and artists for projects that promote the arts and inform the public about minorities and respecting diversity. Priority is given to finite projects that have a definite end, as opposed to long-term sustainable projects. Eligible projects are those that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177519

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, land conservation groups, and public riding areas to promote safe and responsible usage of off-highway vehicles. Eligible programs include those that educate the public on the proper use of land for outdoor recreation and practices that protect access to public lands. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556

Grants to USA and Canada High School Math Programs and Summer Courses for Talented Students

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA and Canada high school math programs for summer math courses that encourage the development of math talent in a broad pool of mathematically gifted students. Eligible math programs are encouraged to make an extra effort to attract members of underrepresented groups. Although...

GrantWatch ID#: 177573

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Breast Cancer Research Teams for Innovative Early D...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International breast cancer research teams for early detection pilot projects. Funding is intended to support research to develop innovative techniques in the areas of immunologic or biological methods of early breast cancer detection. Since its founding in 1995, Earlier.or...

GrantWatch ID#: 177576

Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 12/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671

College Scholarship to USA Students Who are Passionate About Video Games and Personal Growth

Deadline 12/15/18

Scholarship of $1,000 to a USA college student who are passionate about video games as well as their own personal growth. Applications are accepted from students majoring in any field. High school students who are enrolled in college for the upcoming school year are also welcome to apply. The Final Fantasy Fan Scholars...

GrantWatch ID#: 183321

Scholarship to a USA, Canada, or International Student Who Has Been Injured in an Automobile...

Deadline 12/15/18

Scholarship of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International student whose life has been altered due to an injury incurred from an automobile accident. Applications will be accepted from current undergraduate students as well as soon-to-graduate high school students. The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship...

GrantWatch ID#: 183452

Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/15/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA active police officer working to promote community kinship and police canine safety awareness in their local neighborhoods. Nominees should work to positively change the lives of canines in the community, promote nonviolent resolutions to community animal complaints, and work to reunite lost dogs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171
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