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New York Historical Preservation Grants:  76 Preservation Grants for New York.

Historic Preservation and rehabilitation of land, homes, libraries, museums, film, art, cultural and religious resources. Historic preservation of historical buildings and preservation of historical landmarks.

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Grants to New York Land Trusts to Appraise Farmland Being Considered for Development

Deadline 01/28/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to New York land trusts to cover the costs of appraisals for landowners seeking to donate or sell development rights on agricultural lands. Funding is intended to help local governments in their efforts to protect farmland. Eligible projects must have a site plan approved by the Department before re...

GrantWatch ID#: 184205

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and Conservation Districts to Protect Viable Agricu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York municipalities, nonprofits, conservation districts, and agricultural protection boards to support local initiatives that will strengthen the economic viability of the agricultural industry. Projects will also protect the supporting land base and promote the preservation of the landscape and environment. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 143549

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, 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
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, For-Profits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Develop Sites ...

Deadline 12/14/18 Conference Date: 11/15/18

Grants to New York nonprofits, for-profits and consulting firms, and academic institutions to establish and preserve sites that feature scenic views. The project will result in the development of a handbook that illustrates best practices while maintaining environmental integrity. This project will provide landowners, i...

GrantWatch ID#: 184569

Grants to New York City K-12 Public Schools to Develop Teams to Implement Sustainability Pro...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to New York City K-12 public schools to develop teams to enhance the schools' sustainability. Teams must have at least five members. Preference will be given to recycling and waste-related projects, but can also include uniforms or t-shirts, giveaway items, and school gardens. Projects may includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184439

Grants for USA, Canada, and International Research and Conservation Projects Related to Sea ...

Deadline 11/18/18

Grants of up to $1,000 for USA, Canada, and International sea turtle conservation and research programs across the globe. Funding is intended to support scientific research and assessment, education, information-sharing networks, capacity building, and public outreach and behavior change. In 2018, SWOT will award grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 146770

Grants and In-Kind Grants to USA Public and Charter Schools for School Gardening Programs

Deadline 11/19/18

Grants and in-kind grants valued at $3,000 to US public and charter schools for programs to start a new school garden or expand an existing school garden. Funding is intended to teach students about environmental sustainability and biodiversity through the preservation of plant species. Applicants must be planning a new ga...

GrantWatch ID#: 184400

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Research and Pres...

Deadline 11/20/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for scholarly and historical research, archiving, and preservation of information about genres of Latin music. Funding is also intended to support anthropology and documentation of music traditions and Latin American folklore. Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 153344

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Sustain...

Deadline 11/21/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals, organizations, clubs, public authorities, universities, nonprofits, and companies for innovative and sustainable projects that demonstrate existing solutions to environmental problems. Eligible projects are those that focus on energy efficiency, renewable energies, reso...

GrantWatch ID#: 164782

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

Deadline 11/30/18

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 Organizations in Multiple States for Environmental Stewardship in the Delaware...

Deadline 01/18/19 LOI Date: 11/30/18

Grants to Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and New York organizations for a broad range of projects that protect the Delaware River watershed. Applicants should submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding may be requested for research, science, and data collection, as well as initiatives that engage th...

GrantWatch ID#: 179721

Grants to New York Nonprofits in the Adirondacks to Promote Economic Development, Wilderness ...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that benefit the cultural and physical environment in the Adirondacks and improve the quality of life for those who live there. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of economic development, humanitarian causes, wilderness preservation, and protec...

GrantWatch ID#: 182952
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Library Employee to Attend a Professio...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grant of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or library employee to cover expenses related to attending a professional development conference. Eligible applicants are those that are new to the field of archive preservation. Funding is intended to subsidize the costs required to attend the ALA Annual Confere...

GrantWatch ID#: 149313

Award to a USA or Canada Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pro...

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada nonprofit organization, business, group, or individual in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhibits, written works, and public programming c...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions to Address Sustainability in ...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research institutions for studies addressing sustainability in solid waste management practices. Applications related to certain topics are required to request approval at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Research topic areas include recycling, waste minimization, conversion t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170682
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and the Northeast. Funding will be awarded to progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Award to a USA Historian for Outstanding Historical Research Related to Public Policy

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $500 to a USA historian employed by a public agency to recognize outstanding historical research that directly informs public policy. Eligible topics include environmental history, the history of public works and infrastructure, institutional history, historic preservation, cultural resource management, and other ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175931

Seed Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals to Protect Domestic and Wild Animals and The...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA organizations and individuals to support the development of programs to protect domestic and wild animals and their habitats. Funding may be used for one-time needs, the development of new programs, educational initiatives, or to foster innovative new initiatives. First Steps Grant Progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 179958
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Innovativ...

Deadline 12/02/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, social entrepreneurs, and for-profit enterprises for innovative solutions that address global challenges. Applications are invited from smaller or startup-phase organizations that may use funds to field and grow their projects to scale. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182465

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, and IHEs for the Translation of Humanities ...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, individuals and institutions of higher education to support the translation and preparation of editions of humanities texts. Applicants are required to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Schola...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Tribal Governments, and Individuals for Joint Rese...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, tribal governments, and individual scholars to support research collaboration on humanities-related topics. Funding is intended to support both single-area and interdisciplinary projects, within and beyond the humanities disciplines, that employ humanistic r...

GrantWatch ID#: 151112
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 12/07/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for hands-on educational programs that teach young people about vehicle and boat restoration. Priority will be given to programs that focus on high school and college-age students. Funding is intended to teach the specialized skills and knowledge needed to maintain vintage cars, trucks...

GrantWatch ID#: 178548
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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
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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
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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
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Awards to USA and Canada Schools, Teachers, Students, Companies and Community Leaders for En...

Deadline 12/17/18

Awards of $10,000 to USA, territories, and Canada schools, teachers, students, youth groups, companies, and community leaders for exceptional work in preserving the environment. Nominees should be working at a fundamental, grassroots level. Applicants should demonstrate that they have worked to make a difference in protect...

GrantWatch ID#: 171376

Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Basic Needs, ...

Deadline 02/08/19 LOI Date: 12/21/18

Grants to Westchester, New York, nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for programs that strengthen the community and improve the lives of local residents. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of promising futures and thriving comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180881
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Grants to Central New York Nonprofits for Programs Serving Disadvantaged Youth and Adults

Deadline 04/01/19 LOI Date: 12/31/18

Grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Central New York nonprofit organizations for programs that respond to the needs of the local community, especially youth and adults who are economically or physically disadvantaged. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Central New York is d...

GrantWatch ID#: 182488
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Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Nevada Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Disadvantage...

Deadline 04/01/19 LOI Date: 12/31/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 to New York, New Jersey, and Nevada nonprofit organizations for programs that respond to the needs of the local community. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The funding is especially intended for programs that improve the quality of life of youth a...

GrantWatch ID#: 182573
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States for PreK-12 Environmental...

Deadline 01/10/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, New York, Delaware, and Washington, DC nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, community associations, and other organizations for preK-12 environmental education projects. Projects must be within the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The Chesapeake Bay...

GrantWatch ID#: 177245
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Grants to New York Farms to Expand Production and Support Profitability Using Innovative Tec...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 to New York farm operations to help farmers with less than 10 years' experience improve profitability. Program goals include the adaptation of innovative techniques that improve sustainability, and expanding and diversifying production. The grant fund will help farmers improve far...

GrantWatch ID#: 184524
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Grant to a USA Individual or Couple to Steward a Land Management Program in the Cibola Natio...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grant of $5,000 or grant of $7,000 to a USA individual or couple to steward a land management program in Magdalena, New Mexico. The program will include water conservation and fire control. Free accommodations will be provided to the grant recipient. Grant recipients will live on site in a canyon above the small town o...

GrantWatch ID#: 184412
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Award to a USA K-12 Teacher to Acknowledge Excellence in Geoscience Education

Deadline 02/01/19

Award of $6,000 to a USA K-12 teacher to recognize exceptional leadership in geoscience education. Teachers that are eligible for nomination should have full-time teaching experience for at least three years and be currently teaching about natural resources for at least one unit per year. Teachers who include subjects rele...

GrantWatch ID#: 160694
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Grants to New York City Nonprofits for Environmental Projects and Education

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,500 to New York City nonprofit organizations for environmental projects that showcase the beauty of the natural world for local residents. Funding is also available for educational activities that help citizens learn gardening skills, develop knowledge of and appreciation for nature, and supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 176956
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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to Eligible New York Municipalities for Planning and Conservation Projects in the Hud...

Deadline 02/08/19

Grants to eligible New York municipalities to develop plans and projects that address conservation goals for the Hudson River Valley area. Eligible projects include regional planning, the protection of natural and cultural resources, economic development, increasing public access, and heritage and environmental education. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180428
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Significant Achievements in Wildlif...

Deadline 02/28/19

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals for noteworthy contributions to the field of animal conservation. This award program is intended to recognize and reward conservationists who have promoted the sustainability of an animal species or group of species with significant long-term scientific impact. The In...

GrantWatch ID#: 176761
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Grants to USA Independent Researchers for Military History Research Projects

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $1,750 to USA independent unfunded researchers to study underresearched areas of military history at a military heritage center located in Pennsylvania. Funding is intended to cover expenses such as meals, lodging, travel expenses, and photocopying. The Army Heritage Center Foundation LTC John William Wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 181948

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 Syracuse, New York Nonprofits, Schools, and Groups to Improve Public Spaces and Re...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to Syracuse, New York nonprofit organizations, schools, and community groups to improve public spaces and recreational areas. Funding is intended to provide training, support, and other resources to organizations that work to improve communities through stewardship of park and recreation centers. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142635
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In-Kind Donations of Surplus Property to USA Nonprofits and Local Governments

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and local government agencies that are interested in receiving surplus property no longer needed by the federal government. This program distributes property of all types, with the exception of federal government records, certain naval vessels, and land and o...

GrantWatch ID#: 143078

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127

Grants to Dutchess County, New York Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Art, Cultur...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and synagogues to preserve and support Jewish institutions and Jewish culture in Dutchess County. Funding is intended to support programming on Israeli history and culture, the Holocaust, genocide, Jewish heritage, culture, customs, and history. Requests will be accepted for progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 157524
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects that Promote Sustainable Fis...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects related to ocean conservation, with a focus on supporting marine protected areas (MPAs) and sustainable fishing. Funds may be used for scientific research, to prepare policy analysis, to support management, or to aid in public co...

GrantWatch ID#: 159199

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits to Acquire and Protect Historic Civil War Sites

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA government agencies and nonprofits for the acquisition and preservation of Civil War battlefield sites. Funding is intended to help communities purchase land through fee simple methods, or acquire a protective interest in eligible land through easements. The National Park Service (NPS) ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160302

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Strengthen Economically Distressed Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and district organizations to develop and implement regional economic development plans and strategies, with an emphasis on economically distressed areas. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162016

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Education, Arts, Environment, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to California, Oregon, New York, Colorado, Pennsylvania, and New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and government agencies for a broad range of charitable endeavors in eligible communities. Program areas broadly include education, arts, culture, environment, and human and social services. Hillman Family Foundati...

GrantWatch ID#: 162317
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Natural Resources Conservation

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $25,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Upper New York State nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies to promote the conservation of land and natural resources. The Foundation supports community-based conservation organizations that work to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162471