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New York Economic Development Grants:  102 Economic Development Grants for New York.

Grants to encourage economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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Grants to New York Colleges and Universities for Clean Energy and Greenhouse Gas Reductions

Deadline 01/29/18

Grants to New York colleges and universities for promising strategies to implement clean energy solutions and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Proposals are invited for replicable and innovative approaches that use commercially-viable technologies and engage both students and the off-campus community. The Energy to Lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 169308

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Educate New Farmers and Ranchers

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for collaborative efforts to deliver mentoring, education, and technical assistance programs to beginning ranchers and farmers. Certain applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applicants are advised...

GrantWatch ID#: 151418

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Innovative Science and Engineering Developments

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to support fundamental education and research activities in all disciplines of science and engineering. This program track is intended to support individual researchers in developing new innovations based on prior basic research. The purpose of this program is to strengthen th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174404

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits Agencies, and Individuals for Conservation in Agricult...

Deadline 02/26/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, non-federal agencies, tribes, and individuals to promote the adoption and development of innovative technologies and approaches in conservation in conjunction with agriculture. Supported project have addressed a broad range of resource concerns, including irrigation ef...

GrantWatch ID#: 129980

Grants to Niagara County, New York Nonprofits for Arts, Youth, Seniors, Tourism, Education, ...

Deadline 02/09/18 LOI Date: 01/19/18

Grants to Niagara County, New York nonprofits for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry by January 19. Funding will specifically be provided for arts and cultural programs, youth programs, senior programs, local tourism, preservation and restoration of local history...

GrantWatch ID#: 175589

Grants to New York City Arts and Cultural Nonprofits to Promote Local Tourism Opportunities

Deadline 01/19/18

Grants to Manhattan, New York nonprofit arts and cultural organizations for audience development initiatives and the marketing of cultural-tourism opportunities. Funding will support a variety of projects that promote awareness of cultural offerings in neighborhoods throughout the borough. Working in partnership with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178067

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies in Multiple States to Enhance the Forest...

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to multiple USA states nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, communities, school districts, special purpose districts, and IHEs to enhance and promote forestry and wood product markets. Projects should reduce forest fires, be cost effective, and promote environmental and economic health. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164183

Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants to USA agricultural producers, producer groups, farm and ranch cooperatives, and other producer-based businesses for value-added activities to improve the marketing and processing of new products. Applicants are advised to begin the necessary registrations at least one month prior to the deadline. The Value Adde...

GrantWatch ID#: 172471

Grants to New York Beginning Farmers to Enhance Agricultural Operations

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 to New York beginning farmers to expand their operation and advance agricultural techniques. The purpose of this program is to assist beginning farmers who are actively participating in agricultural production within the state. By supporting new farmers, this program seeks to foster t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177015

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Herkimer and Oneida Counties for Economic Development, Educ...

Deadline 03/31/18 LOI Date: 01/28/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in Herkimer and Oneida Counties for economic development, education, health, and arts and culture. Applicants must first contact the funding source, and a draft application is due on November 30, 2017. Programs outside these focus areas will be considered if they offer opportuniti...

GrantWatch ID#: 152161
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Host Student Fellows to Solve Challenges through GIS Technology

Deadline 01/28/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to host student fellows to work on challenging GIS-related projects that will further the organization's goals. Students will be placed with participating nonprofits to work on geospatial datasets. Projects may address topics such as public safety, public health and foo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182873

Networking Opportunity for New York Nonprofits Serving the Mid-Hudson Valley Region

Deadline 01/29/18

Opportunity for New York nonprofit organizations located in Dutchess, Ulster, Orange, Columbia, Putnam, and Greene Counties to attend a networking event. Preference will be given to organizations working to improve the social, environmental, and economic welfare of the Mid-Hudson Valley region. Omega Institute seeks to...

GrantWatch ID#: 168456

Grants to USA IHEs to Develop Pest Management Alternatives to Methyl Bromide

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA colleges and universities to develop and implement alternative pest management strategies for uses and commodities impacted by the methyl bromide phase-out. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to two weeks to complete. Purpose and Priorities: This RFA solicits appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 182600
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Assist Disadvantaged and Underserved Populations

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that help disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. Funding will be provided for programs focusing on the following areas, with an emphasis on programs that promote personal growth and community development: Youth...

GrantWatch ID#: 161767

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Nat...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. This program seeks to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersh...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research on Retirement Income Issues

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of $45,000 to USA, Canada, and International junior scholars who are within the first ten years of completing their Ph.D. or equivalent professional certification, and to senior scholars who are working in a new area, to conduct innovative research projects related to retirement income issues. Grant proposals mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 177626

Grants to New York Nonprofits and For-Profits for Hands-On Workforce Training Opportunities

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, for-profit businesses, local workforce development boards, and workforce training providers for work-based training programs. The purpose of this program is to empower dislocated workers by placing them in apprenticeships, on-the-job training programs, and unpaid occupational ski...

GrantWatch ID#: 182543

Grants to New York Nonprofits and For-Profits to Train Underemployed Workers

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations and for-profit private sector businesses to provide skill-based occupational training for incumbent workers who are underemployed in their current position. Nonprofit applicants must prequalify in the grants system prior to the deadline. The purpose of this solicitation is to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182544
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial Empowerment in Low-Income Communities

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support activities that promote financial empowerment in low-income communities. Funding may be used for specific projects as well as general operating support. The Funding Source defines “financial empowerment” as providing the information, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182621

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional ...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training, the development of library leaders and faculty, and continuing education and recruitment for employees. An LOI is due February 1, 2018. Applicants should register online at least t...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. Applications will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible States for Education and Literac...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, hospitals, government agencies, religious institutions, and volunteer fire departments in eligible states for community benefit programs. Particular focus will be placed on the areas of education, literacy, and low-income initiatives and solutions. The Funding Source seeks to...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Construct Environmental Education Facilities

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants to New York nonprofit grassroots and community-based organizations for the construction of environmental education facilities in designated urban areas. Applicants are advised that the required prequalification process may take up to five days. The goal of this program is to address climate change, support the clean...

GrantWatch ID#: 182492

Grants to Oswego County, New York Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Environment, C...

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants to Oswego County, New York nonprofit organizations and other tax-exempt organizations, such as governmental subdivisions, for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Applicants must schedule a meeting at least two weeks before the deadline. Grants will only be given to proposals that have a focus on the...

GrantWatch ID#: 174759
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Grants to Eligible New York Municipalities for Planning and Conservation Projects in the Hud...

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 for eligible New York municipalities for land use planning or conservation projects in the Hudson River Valley area. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the Funding Source prior to submitting an application to discuss proposed projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 180428

Grants to Brooklyn, New York Nonprofits for Infrastructure Improvement and Development

Deadline 02/12/18

Grants to Brooklyn, New York nonprofit organizations providing services to city residents to support a broad range of capital projects. Funding is intended to support improvements throughout the Borough and may be requested to create new infrastructure or improve existing assets. Capital funding can be allocated to par...

GrantWatch ID#: 167878
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants starting at $3,500 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that will raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. Areas of Focus: - The applicati...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Employment Reform ...

Deadline 06/15/18 LOI Date: 02/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, public and private schools, universities, and government entities to improve the high unemployment rate among people with disabilities. A concept application is due February 18, 2018. Funding is intended for innovative pilot programs, social ventures, and demonstration projects t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180030
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, and For-Profits to Promote a Responsibl...

Deadline 02/18/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations to promote circular business models in the apparel industry. The purpose of this grant program is to foster a redesign in the apparel industry that is both socially and environmentally conscious. Circular Apparel: Circular economy think...

GrantWatch ID#: 182789
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570
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Awards to USA Individual Member Veterans for Farming and Agriculture Business Assistance

Deadline 03/01/18

Awards ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA individual veteran members for financial assistance in continuing a career in farming and agriculture. Funding is intended for veterans with an agricultural business already in operation. Applicants must have a desire to continue to serve others and make a positive impact on the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167041
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Grants to Monroe County, New York Nonprofits to Support Women and Foster Their Economic Sel...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Monroe County, New York nonprofits for programs to benefit women and girls and help them achieve economic independence. Programs should seek to help girls and women gain the skills, education, and training needed to help them earn a living wage. The RWGC considers and funds programs for wome...

GrantWatch ID#: 179808
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Wireless Technology Innovations to Improve Social Welf...

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and IHE-based organizations to address social issues around the world through wireless technology innovations. Proposals must involve a multidisciplinary approach to addressing critical global issues such as education, communication access, environment, health, and economic development. Technical i...

GrantWatch ID#: 177554
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Human Services, Healthcare, and M...

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 03/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs that will enhance the quality of life for eligible communities. New applicants must submit an LOI by November 15, 2017. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of education, human services, and healthcare and medical research. Program Areas: - Human...

GrantWatch ID#: 176223
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 03/16/18

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernmental organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals: -Promote and defend h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
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Grants to New York Universities and Nonprofit Institutes for Applied Technology Research Cen...

Deadline 03/30/18

Grants to New York universities and nonprofit university-affiliated research institutes to operate centers for advanced technology. Nonprofit applicants must prequalify in the online grants system prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to foster technology-oriented applied research as well as economic growth wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 182741
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services benefitting communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community development, and affordable housing. All request...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391
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Grants to USA Organizations in Northeastern States to Promote the Agriculture and Fishing Ind...

Deadline 04/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $8,000 to organizations in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont for activities that promote and strengthen the agriculture, commercial fishing, and forest products industries in the region. Applicants that clearly demonstrate how a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180342
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Grants to New York Nonprofits in Long Island for Arts, Community, Youth, Education, Environm...

Deadline 04/09/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 to Long Island, New York nonprofits for programs throughout Suffolk and Nassau counties that increase housing opportunities, foster community and youth development, improve the local educational system, provide mental health services for veterans, combat hunger, integrate arts into th...

GrantWatch ID#: 179491
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 04/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Children and Families, the Environment, and Disenfranchi...

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Programs should address issues affecting children and families, the environment, and disenfranchised groups. Specifically, Singing for Change looks for groups that...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social and Civil Rights for Global Citizens

Deadline 05/02/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that work to protect cultural, social, civil, economic, and political rights for individuals in communities around the world. Previous grants have funded nonviolence initiatives, youth performing arts groups, and public broadcasting programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256
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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 and job creation in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant program officer prior to applying. This program is intended to levera...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555

Grants to USA and International Organizations that Encourage Engagement in Human Welfare Ini...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and International organizations for initiatives that promote outreach, awareness, and involvement in world hunger, health, and poverty. Funding is intended to be used specifically to assist decision-makers in their endeavors to confront these issues. Funds may be used for the following countries: the USA, Un...

GrantWatch ID#: 151506
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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, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Ka...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Strengthen American Indian Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, and government agencies to benefit American Indian nations through land-related initiatives. Program areas include cultural awareness, legal reform, education, and economic opportunity. The Foundation works to ensure that American Indian people recover and maintain control ove...

GrantWatch ID#: 154595