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New York Sports & Recreation:  68 Sports & Recreation Grants for New York.

Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Grants to USA Parents and Parent Groups in Multiple States for Physical Activity and Nutritio...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA parents and parent groups in eligible states for physical activity and nutrition initiatives in K-12 schools. Funding is intended to support parent-led programs and projects that encourage physical activity or healthy eating habits, while promoting students’ social emotional learning and engaging parents in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185280

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Promote Recreation and Nutrition

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA K-12 schools for projects and initiatives that support recreational activities and nutrition-based programming. Funding is intended to help schools promote healthy choices, and to increase physical activity and nutrition initiatives while promoting students’ social emotional learning. Award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179725

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Tribes, First Nations, and Schools to Engage Native and...

Deadline 04/04/20

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and schools to benefit Aboriginal and Native American youth through physical activity and sports programming. The purpose of this program is to create positive experiences in sports and physical activity for Native American and Aboriginal youth, 18 ye...

GrantWatch ID#: 177207

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental and Outdoor Recreation Projects

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative community impact projects that focus on the environment and outdoor recreation. Focus areas include empowering women outdoor professionals, developing the relationship between underserved populations and the outdoors, engaging communities in environmental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180610

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Enhance the Lives of Children in Eligible Counties

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of children in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support summer and after-school programs for children throughout the area, with particular emphasis placed on children at risk and low-income children. Funded programs must...

GrantWatch ID#: 167532

Grants to New York and New Jersey Nonprofits for Sports Programs for Youth

Deadline 04/14/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to New York and New Jersey nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for sports programs for youth. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. The purpose of funding is to integrate academics, sports, and youth development activities. Eligible regions include New York City, Long...

GrantWatch ID#: 183164

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Benefit Youth in Chemung an...

Deadline 04/16/20

Grants ranging from $200 to $2,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts to benefit youth in Chemung and Southeastern Steuben Counties. Funding is intended for programs, projects, and activities in the areas of arts and culture, human services, health, education and youth, environment, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 179911
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Organizations to Support Equestrian-Related Activiti...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and government organizations to promote equestrian-related activities on the national level. Eligible programs include equine health research, education, scholarship, and other broad-based needs. The Funding Source's mission is to support national-level breeds and disciplines. USA Equestrian Trus...

GrantWatch ID#: 153046
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Injured Military Veterans

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and education, rehabilitation programs, shelters for the homeles...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275
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Scholarships and Fellowships to USA Dance Students and Professional Dancers for Tuition and S...

Deadline 04/30/20

Scholarships and fellowships of up $30,000 to USA dance students and dancers for professional training and salary assistance. Scholarships cover the costs of school tuition for full-time dance majors at a nonprofit school, and fellowships provide salary assistance for a new artistic full-time employee of a nonprofit dance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180035
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Fellowships to USA Choreographers to Create New Dance Works and Support Artistic Advancement

Deadline 04/30/20

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA choreographers for the creation of new artistic works that will be performed in public during the fellowship period. Funding is intended to support and encourage the professional and artistic development of early-career choreographers. Primary consideration is given to artistic excellence and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180036

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Projects and Programs to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for creative and innovative projects and programs that respond to the dynamic needs of eligible communities. Funding is intended for projects and programs in the areas of arts and culture, community development, conservation and historic...

GrantWatch ID#: 180937

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Child and Youth Health and Wellness Programs in Eligible R...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for child and youth programs related to health and wellness. Applicants must submit an online form prior to applying. Grant funds are intended to support programs in the areas of youth sports, recreation, and wellness and should serve youth ages 3-18 years. Projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 182581
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Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Programs Benefiting Vulnerable Popula...

Deadline 05/05/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit vulnerable populations. Funding is intended to support social and recreational facilities, and rental housing for low-income families and older adults, as well as for individuals with disabilities. Requests will be a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181850
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Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/06/20

Awards of $25,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement.

GrantWatch ID#: 154396
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Grants to New York Municipalities in Eligible Regions for Planning and Conservation Projects

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants to New York municipalities in eligible regions to develop plans and projects that address conservation goals. Funding is intended to support activities related to regional planning, the protection of natural and cultural resources, heritage and environmental education, economic development, and increasing public acc...

GrantWatch ID#: 180428
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Landowners for Recreational Projects in E...

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and landowners for recreational projects in eligible regions. Funding is intended for projects that improve, construct, plan, design, and rehabilitate outdoor recreation areas. Funding is also intended for education and interpretation projects. Priority will be gi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187651
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Grants to USA Schools for Playground Equipment

Deadline 05/27/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA schools to purchase eligible playground equipment to help children stay active during recess and perform better during school hours. The purpose of funding is for schools to design recess equipment to fit unique budgets and spaces. Awarded funds can only be applied toward purchase of an eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188249
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Grants to USA Top Athletes to Enable Them to Reach International Competitions

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to USA top-tier athletes in eligible sports disciplines to further their development, training, and career success. Funding is intended to support ranking athletes who have earned a college degree and are working toward reaching elite international competitions such as the World Championships or the Olympic Games. E...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Recreational Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended to support individuals with disabilities in recreational activities, such as facilities, registration fees, housing, and equipment.

GrantWatch ID#: 153362

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Schools, Churches and Agencies for Community Benefit Activiti...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, schools, churches, and local government activities in eligible regions for community benefit activities. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of culture and the arts, recreation, historic preservation, community services, beautification, education, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 155288
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Address Local Needs

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, schools, and governments to benefit local communities in eligible towns. Funding is intended for projects that align with the following areas of focus: education, arts and culture, community beautification, historic preservation, recreation, and programs for youth...

GrantWatch ID#: 179711

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507
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Grant to a USA Educational Institution or Sports Program to Address a Sports-Related Need

Deadline 06/01/20

Grant of $10,000 to a USA educational institution or qualifying sports organization, including club teams, high school teams/athletic programs, college teams/athletic programs, community athletic centers/fields, and/or nonprofit athletic programs to address sports-related needs. Funding is intended to support growth or oth...

GrantWatch ID#: 181706
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/09/20

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 intended for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that make a significant impact on the National Forest System. Projects sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Caregivers of Children

Deadline 06/10/20

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit agencies to support individuals who are acting as guardians to their young relatives. Funding is intended to develop new services or expand existing services that support caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents. Priority will be given to organizations that have access t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183607

Grants to Texas, Utah, New York, and Maryland Nonprofits and For-Profits for Activities that...

Deadline 06/12/20

Grants to Texas, Utah, New York, and Maryland nonprofit and for-profit organizations for activities that benefit communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support a wide range of health, education, human services, community, athletic, and public benefit organizations.

GrantWatch ID#: 183839
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Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple States for Environmental Stewardship in the Delaware...

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 06/19/20

Grants to USA organizations for a broad range of projects that protect the Delaware River watershed in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and New York. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for scientific research, and data collection, protection and restora...

GrantWatch ID#: 179721
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs That Address the Needs of Low- and M...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in cities and communities served by the funding source. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthen communities by promoting affordable housing, revitalization, the arts, and the environment. The go...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to USA Ski Clubs for Programs and Purchases to Prevent Injuries

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants to USA ski clubs to protect skiers from experiencing injuries during training and racing. The purpose of funding is to address safety challenges faced by ski facilities. Funding is intended for safety projects, such as trail widening, and acquisition of new safety equipment, including B-netting, A-netting, air pads,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175487
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Grants to New York Nonprofits to Promote Economic Development, Wilderness Preservation, and C...

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that benefit the cultural and physical environment and improve the quality of life for residents in eligible communities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of economic development, humanitarian causes, wilderness preservation, and protecting c...

GrantWatch ID#: 182952
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International for Research on the Prevention of Performance-Enhan...

Deadline 08/01/20 LOI Date: 07/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International grants for research on the prevention of performance-enhancing drug use in sports. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to applying. Funding is intended to support research to address the root causes of and to decrease the use of performance-enhancing drugs by athletes.

GrantWatch ID#: 172154
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance rock climbing accessibility. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in East Coast States to Support Outdoor Programming for Youth

Deadline 09/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible east coast states to provide youth with outdoor experiences. Eligible programs are those that promote the outdoors among local youth. Funding is intended to provide one-time support to organizations in the following regions: Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and New England.

GrantWatch ID#: 185758

Grants to New York City Nonprofits and Groups to Enhance Community Parks

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to New York City nonprofit organizations, and community groups to improve the care of local parks. Applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to help care for local neighborhood parks by strengthening the outreach, membership, and program-planning ca...

GrantWatch ID#: 179833

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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Grants to USA Children of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Recreat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine arts, camps, tutoring, drivers education, high school b...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935
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In-Kind Grants of Sports Equipment to USA Schools to Develop Fitness, Coordination, and Moto...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools to provide students with a fun and unique sports experience that promotes the development of motor skills, fitness, sequencing, patterning, concentration, and focus, as well as ambidexterity and hand-eye coordination. The grant consists of a 30-set Speed Stacks Sport Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161037
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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
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In-Kind Donations of Playground Equipment to USA Municipalities, Schools, and Nonprofits in ...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of specialty playground equipment to Connecticut, Delaware, Kentucky, New Mexico, New York, and Texas municipalities, schools, and nonprofit organizations that serve children in eligible regions. Applicants are eligible to receive one of two different kinds of playground equipment that have custom-built,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163579

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities in Multiple States to Create Ou...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities in multiple states to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and assist organizations in planning and building a safe, customized play space to meet community needs. Projects may involve landscap...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580
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Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705

Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910
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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

Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072
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Grants to New York Agencies, Schools, and Community Groups to Improve Health and Wellness in...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York municipalities, schools, community groups, and faith-based institutions for projects and programs that improve health and wellness in eligible regions. Grant funds are intended to support events and educational programs that promote healthy lifestyles. Funding is intended to promote environmental, physic...

GrantWatch ID#: 168667
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Deadline Ongoing

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GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366