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Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 04/03/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support touring performances by US-based artists at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals. Funding is intended to support performances by exemplary artists and ensembles represe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Faculty Affiliated with Hispanic-Serving IHEs for Humanities R...

Deadline 04/10/19

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA and Puerto Rico faculty and staff members affiliated with Hispanic-Serving IHEs for humanities research. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to strengthen the humanities at Hispanic-Serving Institutions by promoting humanities res...

GrantWatch ID#: 164800

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 03/25/19

In-Kind Grants of $200 gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended to support service campaigns for animals, people, and the environment. Successful applications will demonstrate elements of service learning, youth leadership, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Extraordinary Work in Defending Huma...

Deadline 03/26/19

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual for outstanding work in defending human rights. The purpose of the program is to support and protect advocates of human rights who are at risk due to their efforts. Nominees should demonstrate commitment and integrity in defending the human rights enshrined in internation...

GrantWatch ID#: 175027

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Institutions, and Individuals for Collabora...

Deadline 04/24/19 LOI Date: 03/26/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam private and public corporations, agencies, individuals, and other entities collaborating with eligible coastal and lake-based institutions for high-risk developmental projects addressing aquaculture issues. A letter of intent must be submitted before applying. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 185514

Grants to New York Educators for Environmental and Conservation Activities in Eligible Areas

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants of up to $500 to New York classroom teachers, home school educators, and student service group leaders for environmental and conservation-based educational activities in the Delaware-Otsego region. Funding is intended to allow regional educators to add new environmental and conservation-focused activities to their c...

GrantWatch ID#: 169603

Award to a USA or Canada Neurologist for Excellence in Teaching Neurology to Medical Students

Deadline 03/29/19

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada individual to honor outstanding achievements in teaching neurology to medical students. This award is intended to reward and recognize contributions by gifted teachers of neurology. Nominees may come from the entire field of clinical neurology or neuroscience. The committee will be loo...

GrantWatch ID#: 170901

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers and Counselors to Cover the Co...

Deadline 03/30/19

Grants of $500 to USA, Canada, and International teachers and counselors currently employed in public or private high schools to cover the costs associated with attending an educational conference. Funding may be used to cover registration, accommodations, and travel costs.

GrantWatch ID#: 164647

Grants to USA Professional Football Players and Coaches to Host Free Football Summer Camps f...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $3,500 to USA professional football players and coaches (both current and former) to organize and host free, non-contact youth football summer camps. First-time coaches are required to complete an online course on heat, hydration, and concussion prevention. Funding is intended to support costs...

GrantWatch ID#: 141392

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students on this subject. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their name to the school library, an invitation to parti...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Exceptional Dedication to Improving...

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize extraordinary efforts to improve the lives of vulnerable children. Recipients must have an NGO, nonprofit, or charity organization devoted to the cause of providing exceptional services to children. Candidates may submit a nomination ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178778

Awards to USA Individuals Ages 50 and Over for Creating Positive Social Impact

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $5,000 and $60,000 to USA and territories individuals ages 50 and older to recognize recent efforts to make a positive social impact. Strong consideration will be given to candidates working to address areas that are of particular concern to the Funding Source, specifically: intergenerational work; rethinking th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to USA Individuals and Nonprofits for Projects that Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA individuals and nonprofit organizations for original ideas and innovative projects that will lead to the advancement of scholarship in the area of the arts. An LOI is required before being invited to submit a proposal. The Foundation funds projects that align with their mission to challenge and shift perc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201

Grants to USA Children and Youth Under the Age of 18 for Community Service Projects

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging between $250 and $1,000 to USA children and youth, ages 18 and under, to complete community service projects in their communities. Funding will be provided to support a wide variety of projects and events. Examples of eligible community service projects include: turning a vacant lot into a community garden, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Healthcare Professionals and Educators for Contribut...

Deadline 04/01/19

Awards of $10,000 to recognize USA, Canada, and International healthcare professionals and educators who have made significant contributions to the fields of patient care or health education through the development or implementation of new technologies. Special consideration will be given to applications demonstrating impa...

GrantWatch ID#: 173710

Grants to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York Students from Eligible Counties for Peace...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York individual students and groups of students in eligible counties for community service activities in foreign countries. Applicants aged 14 to 22 from Northwest Litchfield County, Connecticut; Berkshire County, Massachusetts; and Columbia, Millbro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177710

Grants to USA Individual Artists Over Age 45 to Support Under-Recognized Art

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to USA individual painters or groups of painters over the age of 45 who need financial assistance. The goal of this program is to support the creation of American art and to support American artists who are under-recognized. In addition to the cash grant, the award also includes an exh...

GrantWatch ID#: 178264

Scholarships to New York Youth from the Central Region for Subsidized Trips to Israel

Deadline 04/01/19

Scholarship to New York youth from the Syracuse metropolitan area for organized trips to Israel. Funding is intended to provide students with financial aid to cover the costs associated with a planned group trip to Israel. Funds are considered to help youth who have not yet gone on an organized trip to Israel and for those...

GrantWatch ID#: 179140

Scholarships and Fellowships to USA Students and Individual Artists for Tuition and Professi...

Deadline 04/01/19

Scholarships, apprenticeships, and fellowships ranging from $7,500 to $30,000 to USA students and individual artists for professional training in the theater arts. Funding is intended to support tuition costs for students in their final year, as well as artistic fees and salaries for mentorships and mainstage production w...

GrantWatch ID#: 180032
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Fellows and Students for Preliminary Research in Eg...

Deadline 04/02/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and international post-doctoral fellows and students for research related to the role of eggs and egg nutrition in healthy diets. Funding is intended to support the development of preliminary results which may increase the scope of current studies or support future research. Examples...

GrantWatch ID#: 183152

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Individuals, and Other Entities for Researc...

Deadline 05/01/19 LOI Date: 04/02/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam private and public corporations, agencies, individuals, and other entities and associations for research addressing economic, behavioral, and social factors affecting aquaculture in the United States. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to applying. NOAA pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 185574
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Opportunity for USA Artists in the New York Tri-State Area to be Listed Among Resident Teach...

Deadline 04/05/19

Opportunity for USA artists in the New York Tri-State area to be included in a list of resident teaching artists administered by the Funding Source. The purpose of the program is to provide local artists with the opportunity to be selected for a teaching artist residency in schools or community agencies. ArtsWestcheste...

GrantWatch ID#: 147758

Fellowship to a USA Medical School Assistant Professor to Address Inequality in Healthcare or...

Deadline 04/05/19

Fellowship award of $25,000 to a USA assistant professor at an accredited medical school for a project addressing racial or ethnic inequality in healthcare or medical education. The fellowship recipient will be someone who displays a commitment to pursuing a career in academic medicine. In addition, this award recognizes a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159930
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Awards to USA Financial Advisors to Recognize Positive Charitable Impacts on their Communit...

Deadline 04/05/19

Awards of $10,000, $40,000 and $50,000 to recognize USA financial advisors that are making positive charitable impacts on their communities. Nominations are invited on behalf of financial advisors who have shown significant dedication, contribution, leadership, inspiration, and impact on a nonprofit and the community that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180222

Grants to USA Investigators for Small Research Projects on Medical Issues Affecting Women

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA MD and PhD investigators at accredited academic institutions or nonprofit medical research institutions for short-term, small research projects on medical issues that affect women. Eligible research topics must be related to the Foundation's priority areas which include: - Cardiovascular disea...

GrantWatch ID#: 183486

Fellowships to USA Individuals at Qualifying Academic Institutions for Research on Women's H...

Deadline 04/05/19

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA individuals who currently hold or are pursuing an MD or PhD to carry out research related to women’s health. Research must be implemented at a U.S.-based institution. Priority research areas include, but are not limited to, female cancers, cardiovascular disease, and health concerns that prim...

GrantWatch ID#: 183511
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Grant to a USA or Canada Vascular Surgeon for Vascular Research

Deadline 04/08/19

Grant of $50,000 per year for up to three years to a USA or Canada vascular surgeon for vascular research. Letters of reference are required prior to the application due date. Funding is intended to support research in the areas of teaching, basic science, patient care, clinical research, translational, outcomes and health...

GrantWatch ID#: 165309
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Grants to USA and Territories Educators to Lead High School Student Teams in a STEM Inventio...

Deadline 09/04/19 LOI Date: 04/08/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories STEM educators affiliated with high schools and nonprofit educational organizations to lead high school student teams in a hands-on STEM challenge. Applicants must submit an initial application before advancing to the final application round. Funding is intended for materials,...

GrantWatch ID#: 178991
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Grants to Yonkers, New York Artists and Nonprofits for Arts and Culture Community Programs

Deadline 04/09/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to Yonkers, New York cultural nonprofit organizations and grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 to local artists to enhance cultural services and programs to local residents. The Foundation intends to improve the city parks, facilities, and neighborhoods where activities occur. The gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 141668
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Grants to Mount Vernon, New York Nonprofits and Artists for Community Arts and Culture Progr...

Deadline 04/09/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Mount Vernon, New York nonprofit cultural organizations and grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 to local artists for cultural services and programs benefiting local residents. Funding is intended to support activities open to the public, the creation of new artistic works, and artist-led communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 143030
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Law Firms, and Attorneys to Promote Human Rights and Economic Just...

Deadline 05/07/19 LOI Date: 04/09/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA small law firms, private attorneys, and nonprofits providing legal services to strengthen justice in the areas of poverty law, environmental justice, and civil and human rights. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Areas of focus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 04/09/19

Grants averaging $250 to USA artists to support creative projects. Funding is intended to assist with expenses such as recording studio time, performances, art supplies, exhibits, project-related expenses, and residencies. This grant is open to artists of any discipline. Artists may also apply for community service proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 184176

Fellowships to USA Teachers, Writers, and Researchers for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 04/10/19

Fellowships of up to $60,000 per year to USA researchers, writers, and teachers to carry out advanced humanities research. Funding is intended for projects that display outstanding research and analysis, and clear and fluent writing. Applications must clearly express a project’s value to humanities scholars, general audi...

GrantWatch ID#: 151114

Fellowships to USA Individual Scholars and IHE Faculty Members for Humanities Research Projec...

Deadline 04/10/19

Fellowships of up to $60,000 per year to USA individual scholars and faculty members at IHEs to carry out advanced humanities research. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that include digital expression and digital publication. To be eligible for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185380
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Scholarships to USA Military Personnel and Veterans Pursuing an Undergraduate Degree in a ST...

Deadline 04/12/19

Scholarships of $2,500 to USA active military personnel and military veterans from the Iraq or Afghanistan conflict enrolled in an undergraduate degree program for coursework in a qualifying STEM discipline. These merit-based awards are made to second- and-third-year students attending a four-year college or university. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176132
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Grants to USA MDs and PhDs for Research Related to the Development of Drugs to Cure, Treat, a...

Deadline 07/19/19 LOI Date: 04/12/19

Grants to USA scientists with MD and PhD degrees for research into the development of drugs to cure, treat, and prevent Alzheimer's disease. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended to provide drug development support and to help bridge the gap between basic d...

GrantWatch ID#: 182103

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers and College Students for Earth Science Pro...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of $750 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 teachers, community college faculty members, and community college students to support participation in the earth science disciplines. Awards will be made to educators and students in support of the following activities: -Participation in Earth science classes or wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151385
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Awards to USA and Canada Youth for Outstanding Contributions to the Community and to the Env...

Deadline 04/15/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada youth, ages 8 to 18 years, for outstanding contributions to their communities, the environment, or society. Applications are welcome from inspiring North American youth of all backgrounds who demonstrate the potential for leadership and public service. Selection criteria: 1. Winne...

GrantWatch ID#: 178282
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Grants to USA Educators for Classroom and Extracurricular Enrichment for PreK-12 Low-Income ...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 per year to USA educators employed by schools and nonprofit organizations to enhance PreK-12 learning for students from low-income families. Funding will support the development of extracurricular and in-class programs that deepen knowledge, foster understanding and provide students with opportuniti...

GrantWatch ID#: 179739

Awards to USA Individuals and Organizations for Efforts to Improve the Lives of the Blind

Deadline 04/15/19

Awards to USA individuals and organizations to recognize outstanding efforts to improve the lives of blind people. Previous winners have been recognized for changing negative perceptions of blindness, and breaking down barriers that face people who are blind. Each year, if feasible, awards are given to applicants in the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180524
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Grants to Dutchess County, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, Organizations, and Individuals for ...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of up to $500 and grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, agencies, community organizations, teachers, students, and parents for programs to benefit Northeast Dutchess County. Proposals will also be accepted for general operating support and capital improvements. The Fund is positi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180938

Grants to USA Historians, Students, Researchers, and Writers for Innovative Research Related...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of $1,000 to USA historians, graduate students, writers, and independent researchers to conduct original research on a topic related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Writers that pursue neglected topics or new approaches to previously explored topics will be given preference. Grant recipients will be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182956

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Viole...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals to carry out research addressing stalking, dating violence, and gender-based assault. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline. The purpose of this...

GrantWatch ID#: 183060

Fellowship to a College Graduate in the USA for a Paid Conservation Position in New York City

Deadline 04/15/19

Fellowship to a college graduate in the USA to gain professional experience working towards conservation goals alongside leaders and colleagues in New York City. The Fellowship offers a paid position for the period of one-year with a competitive starting salary and full benefits package working alongside staff based in OSI...

GrantWatch ID#: 185470

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Institutions, and Individuals for Collabora...

Deadline 05/15/19 LOI Date: 04/15/19

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam private and public corporations, agencies, individuals, and other entities collaborating with eligible coastal and lake-based institutions for capacity-building education, outreach, and research in aquaculture. LOIs must be submitted prior to applying. The collaborative programs ini...

GrantWatch ID#: 185573

Grants to New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts Nonprofits and Individuals in Eligible Re...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants of up to $500 to Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for projects and materials that encourage learning about Judaism, especially its heritage, culture, history, and customs. Funding is intended to support programs in media such as...

GrantWatch ID#: 178737
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Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 04/19/19

Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The fellow will work part-time at the Funding Source’s Washington, DC office and participate in the Philanthropy and Social Innovation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296
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Grants to Under-Recognized USA Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Funding may be used to support any activity that promotes artistic development. To...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968

Residency to a USA, Canada, or International Photographer to Work in Raleigh, North Carolina...

Deadline 04/19/19

Residency totaling $45,000 to a USA, Canada, or International photographer to work and live for ten months in the Raleigh-Wake County, North Carolina community. The photographer must currently live outside of Wake County. Funding is intended to make photography more accessible to the local community. During the residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 185532
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Fellowships to USA and Canada Social Entrepreneurs for Leadership Training and Wilderness Ex...

Deadline 04/21/19

Twelve-month fellowships to USA and Canada young social entrepreneurs to foster character building and business skill development. The fellowship includes fundraising support, mentoring, and wilderness-based programs that teach business skills and leadership while building a lifelong support network. Preference will be...

GrantWatch ID#: 163352