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New York Economic Development Grants:  118 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 USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitali...

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative arts engagement and cultural planning projects that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by July 19. Initial application comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172668

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Business Growth in Rural Communities

Deadline 07/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit corporations and IHEs to improve the economic conditions of rural communities by promoting business development. Initiatives may assist individuals and businesses in the startup, expansion or improvement of rural cooperatives and other mutually-owned businesses. Grant and matching funds can be u...

GrantWatch ID#: 170336

Fellowships to USA Retired and Retiring Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 07/24/18

Fellowships starting at $90,000 and an additional project support to USA and territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within state, local, or federal governments. Selected fellows will carry out a project that will advance knowledge and understanding of making effective social and economic changes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989

Grants to New York Businesses and Nonprofits to Train Current Employees for Mid-level Positi...

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants to New York nonprofit and for-profit businesses to provide workers with short-term occupational training that will allow them to enter or remain in middle-skill positions. This program enables businesses to address the insufficient supply of skilled or credentialed workers. Purpose: The purpose of this Conso...

GrantWatch ID#: 172059

Grants to New York Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Training Providers to Train Unemployed and U...

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants to New York nonprofit and for-profit businesses, training providers, workforce development boards, colleges, and universities to provide unemployed and underemployed workers with training opportunities. Emphasis is placed on providing priority populations with occupational skills training that will qualify them for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172062

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies in Multiple States for Economic Development in ...

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants to Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia nonprofits, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and development districts to strengthen communities across the Appalachian region. Applicants are strongly encourag...

GrantWatch ID#: 183102
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits to Promote the Equality of Women

Deadline 11/02/18 LOI Date: 07/30/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 per year to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations to promote religious, political, social, and economic equality for women. LOIs are due July 30. Funding may be requested for both general operating and project support. Please note that only feminist social change organizations may re...

GrantWatch ID#: 149534

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits to Promote Economic Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing ...

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants to USA tribes, nonprofit organizations, resident associations, and public housing agencies to promote economic self-sufficiency for Public and Indian housing residents. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Overview: The Resident Opportunity &...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Cultivate a Strong STEM Workforce

Deadline 09/28/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to promote a world-class workforce in the STEM fields. Initial applications are due no later than July 31. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take up to four weeks to complete. Program Description: The ONR seeks a broad range of ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 151207

Grants to New York City Companies to Promote Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Business

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to New York City companies for business-related projects that promote entrepreneurship and innovation. Applications are invited for activities that develop entrepreneurial talent within New York City, offer resources for entrepreneurs, develop entrepreneurship infrastructure (such as broadband connectivity and affor...

GrantWatch ID#: 174242

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Housing, Education, and Economic Self-Su...

Deadline 07/31/18

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

Grants to USA Agencies to Strengthen the Workforce in Areas Impacted by Opioid Use

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA state governments, tribal governments, and outlying areas to support and retrain workers residing in communities impacted by the economic and health effects of opioid use, overdose, and addiction. Funding will support career services, workforce training, and support services. Successful applications will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183686

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Erie and Niagara Counties for Education, Workforce, Mentors...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for programs serving the communities of Erie and Niagara Counties. Program areas include education, workforce development, and community development, as well as mentorship related to education or workforce development. Priorities within these program areas include the following: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161579

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 08/01/18

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

Deadline 08/01/18

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 USA Organizations in Northeastern States to Promote the Agriculture and Fishing Ind...

Deadline 08/01/18

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

Grants to Sullivan County, New York Nonprofits and Municipalities for Economic and Community...

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Sullivan County, New York municipalities and nonprofit organizations for small-scale projects that will enhance the economy and strengthen the local community. Projects may be in the areas of tourism, image enhancement, economic and community development, health improvement, trails development, f...

GrantWatch ID#: 174021
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Grants to Eligible New York Municipalities for Planning and Conservation Projects in the Hud...

Deadline 08/10/18

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
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Grants to New York Nonprofits in Long Island for Arts, Community, Youth, Education, Environm...

Deadline 08/13/18

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 Public Housing Authorities to Expand Employment Opportunities for Residents

Deadline 08/14/18

Grants to USA public housing authorities to operate job programs in qualifying public housing developments. Applicants must verify or create the required registrations in advance of the deadline. This program seeks to address poverty affecting public housing residents by promoting, enabling, and facilitating employment. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161900
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Gender and Rac...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that promote racial, gender, and economic justice. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit, and are directed by, women and girls. Eligible programs focus on activism, political change, and empowerment. Small and start-up organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172504

Grants to USA Researchers to Address the Economic Impact of Changes in the Job Quality for L...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research to address the causes and impacts of the shift in the quality of jobs available for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The Russell Sage Foundation's progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research on Wealth Inequality

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research addressing the impact of economic inequality on the nation's population. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Studies will address how inequality has affected the political, economic, and social institutions, and the extent to which increased inequality has affected equali...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research on the Rise of Alternative Work Arrangements

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA scholars for innovative social sciences research addressing the increase of alternative work arrangements in the US workforce. LOIs are due by August 20. The Foundation invites proposals for research examining both the causes and consequences of alternative work arrangements. The Foundation defines altern...

GrantWatch ID#: 183563
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Scholars for Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/22/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, scholars, and IHEs for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation and its citizens. Funding is primarily intended to support scholarship that results in the publication of books, journal articles, and policy papers. The Foundation wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial and Banking Literacy for Vulnerable Populations

Deadline 12/14/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide consumer education or information, or financial literacy or education. Applicants must submit an LOI before submitting a full application. A special emphasis is placed on issues related to large financial institutions, basic banking, access to financial services, retail bank...

GrantWatch ID#: 166138
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Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Basic Needs, ...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to Westchester, New York nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for programs that strengthen the community and improve the lives of local residents. Applicants must submit a letter of intent by February 23, 2018. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of promising futures and thriving co...

GrantWatch ID#: 180881
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Grants to South Central New York Nonprofits, Schools, and Government Agencies to Benefit Loca...

Deadline 09/11/18 LOI Date: 08/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to South Central New York nonprofits, agencies, and public school systems to address community needs. LOIs are due two weeks prior to the deadline. Funding is available for programs, economic and community development, operating support, capital requests, and capacity building. Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 174420
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 08/29/18

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

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

Deadline 09/30/18 LOI Date: 08/31/18

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. A funding inquiry is due August 31, 2018. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and the big questions, character virtue development, individual freedom and free markets, ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514
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Grants to Tompkins County, New York Organizations, Small Businesses, and Individuals for Gra...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Tompkins County, New York community organizations, neighborhood groups, small businesses, and individuals for grassroots projects that promote greater self-sufficiency, equity, and lasting economic, environmental, and social health. Funding is intended to support and stimulate resident-based, grassroots initiativ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176644

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Economic Revitalization Projects in Downtown Jamestown

Deadline 09/04/18

Grants starting at $500 to New York nonprofits for economic development projects that strive to rejuvenate Jamestown's downtown area. Funding is intended to make the downtown area an attractive place to live, work, visit, and shop. Economic revitalization projects may be through the support of the Urban Plan and other rele...

GrantWatch ID#: 174865
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Grants to Albany County, New York Nonprofits for Tourism Events, Attractions, and Destinations

Deadline 09/12/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Albany County, New York nonprofit organizations for activities that promote tourism and generate overnight stays in the area. Collaboration between nonprofit organizations, community-based organizations, and hospitality businesses is encouraged. Funding is intended to support Albany ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167543
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Housing, Financial Education, a...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for programs serving low- and moderate-income households within the funding source’s service area. Focus areas include affordable housing, financial education, and economic developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 173656
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged C...

Deadline 12/17/18 LOI Date: 09/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects that will aid underprivileged populations. LOIs are due September 14, 2018. A particular focus will be given to those demographics that have been overlooked and/or mar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofits for efforts to create policy changes that will improve the lives of Latin Americans. The funding source has identified the following three program areas in which focused, expert research and innovation have the potential to make significant positive impact: - Democratic Gover...

GrantWatch ID#: 173581
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Grants to New York Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of Broome, Chenango, Tioga, Delaware, and...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for residents of Broome, Chenango, Tioga, Delaware, and Otsego counties. Inquiries should be received two weeks before the deadline. Funding will be provided for program support, small capital purchases, or capacity build...

GrantWatch ID#: 175352
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 09/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven strategies to meet the needs of struggling neighborhoods. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994
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Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits to Promote Community Sustainability in Ithaca

Deadline 09/21/18

Grants to Tompkins County, New York nonprofits for programs and projects that promote community sustainability in the City of Ithaca. Interested applicants should contact the Foundation before applying. Community sustainability refers to a community's ability to be socially, environmentally, and economically sustainable. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179493
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Grants to Oswego County, New York Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Environment, C...

Deadline 09/28/18

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 USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Development

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include STEM education, road and vehicle safety, and community development. Consideration will also be given to requests benefitting Detroit communities. Focus Areas: General Motors is committe...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

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

Deadline 09/30/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 182952
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Promote Economic Development

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for community and economic development in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164494
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote education in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 175974