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New York Historical Preservation Grants:  73 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

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

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

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

Deadline 02/08/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is available for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that yield an immediate and quantifiable impact on the National Forest S...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to New York IHEs, Agencies, Businesses, and Environmental Organizations in the Great ...

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to New York colleges, universities, government agencies, businesses, and environmental and conservation organizations for research projects on the Great Lakes basin. Funding is intended to support cooperative research that enhances the understanding of, and/or management of, New York's Great Lakes b...

GrantWatch ID#: 167141

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

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

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 USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Groups for Wildlife Conservation Re...

Deadline 03/25/19 LOI Date: 02/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers, officers, and board members of eligible organizations to support wildlife conservation research. Applicants are required to submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Proposals should focus on the research and conservation of a speci...

GrantWatch ID#: 168215
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/19 LOI Date: 02/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, envir...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

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

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 USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409
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Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit New York City, Long Island, and Westch...

Deadline 02/08/19

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and government agencies to benefit communities in New York City, as well as in Westchester County and Long Island. Funding will support programs that seek to benefit all New Yorkers, with an emphasis on promoting thriving communities, promising futures, and healthy lives. The Trus...

GrantWatch ID#: 178071

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Academic and Research Institutions to Research the ...

Deadline 05/20/19 LOI Date: 02/15/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic and research institutions for research and empirical studies assessing the health effects of actions taken to improve air quality. A preliminary application must be submitted before applying. Funding may be used for larger studies or for smaller-scale methods development st...

GrantWatch ID#: 184959
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Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple States for Environmental Stewardship in the Delaware...

Deadline 04/05/19 LOI Date: 02/23/19

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

Deadline 02/28/19

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
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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 Red Rock Area, New York Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Red Rock Area, New York nonprofit organizations and public agencies to enhance the quality of life of local residents and to improve public services. Funding is intended for public recreation facilities, conservation work, educational scholarships, and fire and rescue facilities. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158843
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Grants to USA Organizations and Individuals to Strengthen Communities and Protect the Environ...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants typically of $6,000 to USA organizations and individuals for activities that strengthen local communities and protect the environment in small but meaningful ways. The Foundation seeks to improve the lives of a diverse spectrum of people in need of assistance through projects that enrich groups and organizations, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 166044
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, local climbing and conservation organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance or preserve climbing access. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

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
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Grants to New York Municipalities, Agencies, Tribes, and Districts to Reduce Food Waste and ...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to New York local governments, public authorities, public benefit corporations, Tribes, and school, supervisory, and improvement districts to reduce food waste, increase food recovery, and improve food recycling in local communities. Applicants must pre-register before applying. Passage of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 184342
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Grants to New York City K-12 Public Schools to Develop Teams to Implement Sustainability Pro...

Deadline 03/15/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Entities For the Preservation of Historically and Cultura...

Deadline 04/26/19 LOI Date: 03/22/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit institutions and public entities for the preservation of film materials. Funding is intended for new lab work involved in preserving film materials of historical and cultural significance, which were created in the United States or by U.S. citizens living abroad. Eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 185026
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect Drinking Water and Natural Gas Resources

Deadline 03/28/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Focus on Wildlife Protection and Dome...

Deadline 03/28/19

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of animal welfare and protection programs, projects, and activities of national interest. Funding is intended to support comprehensive, creative, solution-based models that lead to systemic change, that help to reduce suffering, and that promote a more compassionate society. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 179468

Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits to Promote Community Sustainability in Ithaca

Deadline 03/28/19

Grants to Tompkins County, New York nonprofits for programs and projects that promote community sustainability in the City of Ithaca. Community sustainability refers to a community's ability to be socially, environmentally, and economically sustainable. Accordingly, funding is intended to address a range of topics, with e...

GrantWatch ID#: 179493
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Grants to Niagara County, New York Nonprofits for Arts, Youth, Seniors, Tourism, Education, ...

Deadline 05/03/19 LOI Date: 04/12/19

Grants to Niagara County, New York nonprofits for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to a full application. Funding may be used for programs in the areas of arts and culture, education, youth, health and wellness, seniors, human services, community improvem...

GrantWatch ID#: 175589
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in the Great Lakes Region to Promote the Humane Treatment of Animals

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants generally ranging between $10,000 and $50,000 to Great Lakes Region, USA nonprofit organizations, museums, wildlife centers, zoos, and educational institutions for programs that improve the well-being of animals. Grant applicants are asked to contact staff and to submit a letter of inquiry. Funding is intended to pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 146158
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 04/19/19

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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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Wildlif...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and universities to promote wildlife conservation and protection. Program areas broadly include habitat protection, species research, animal rescue and rehabilitation, and conservation education. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167772
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Programs that Focus On the Earth Sciences

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions for programs, projects, and research that focus on the Earth Sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI at least four to six weeks before the deadline. The funding source's overall mission is to aid and contribute to scientific achievement resulting in a clearer understan...

GrantWatch ID#: 172503

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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, Canada, and International Organizations for Research Projects on Public Heal...

Deadline 09/03/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants averaging $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and academic insitutions for projects that contribute to research on improving public health, facilitating food distribution, and preserving natural resources. Funding is specifically intended to be used to support lower-income countries in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178057
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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
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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
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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

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
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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
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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
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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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects that Support the American A...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to support projects that address the needs of the American art field and are pivotal to its development. Successful projects include, but are not limited to, digitization, permanent collection reinstallations, and archives of American art material.

GrantWatch ID#: 162528