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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 Tribes and Advocacy Centers to Serve Young Victims of Abuse and Their Families ...

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants to USA tribes and children’s advocacy centers in eligible communities for programs that serve children who are the victims of abuse, as well as their families. Funding is intended to support the expansion of children's advocacy centers to better address the needs of child victims and their families in tribal commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 188156

Grants to New York Public-Use Airports for Infrastructure Improvements

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants to New York airports for infrastructure improvements and economic development. Funding is intended to support projects that are designed to enhance operational efficiencies, have a positive economic impact on the locality and the state, preserve assets, or enhance safety at public-use airports. Eligible project acti...

GrantWatch ID#: 183605

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont Nonprofits and Agencies for Workforce ...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Maine, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont nonprofit organizations, public agencies, Native American tribes, and State governments in eligible counties for workforce development programs. Funding is intended for infrastructure and project support to reduce unemployment, poverty, and migration.

GrantWatch ID#: 181500

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Arts and Cultural Programs

Deadline 04/22/20 LOI Date: 04/13/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for arts and cultural programs that enhance the quality of life of local residents. Applicants must attend an information session prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to maintain the artistic and cultural assets of Ulster County. Applicants m...

GrantWatch ID#: 188288

Grants to New York County Soil and Water Conservation Districts to Safeguard Natural Resourc...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to New York county soil and water conservation districts to safeguard natural resources and increase nutrient efficiency and crop yields. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to replace existing irrigation systems with high-efficiency systems. Priori...

GrantWatch ID#: 187990
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Corporations, Groups, and Agencies to Develop and Promote Local Ag...

Deadline 05/26/20 Conference Date: 04/07/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, corporations, agricultural businesses, agencies, groups, and local governments for activities that promote local agricultural industries and food systems. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Priority consideration will be given to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180493

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Startup Companies to Relocate to Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and International startup companies from all industries. Companies must be willing to relocate to eligible regions for at least one year. Funding is intended to improve local economic development, as well as the entrepreneurial vibrancy of the community. Arch Grants does not have...

GrantWatch ID#: 170716

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Artists for Arts and Culture Community Programs in Eligibl...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to New York cultural nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $2,500 to local artists to enhance cultural services and programs in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve the city parks, facilities, and neighborhoods where activities occur. Priority will be given to brand new initiatives...

GrantWatch ID#: 141668

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs and services that benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for projects and activities within the focus areas of youth development, community development, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178391
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes to Recruit Volunteer Labor for Comm...

Deadline 04/27/20 Conference Date: 04/14/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations, including IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and community, faith-based, and labor organizations to recruit and engage volunteer services for community benefit programs. Nonprofit applicants must qualify in the online registration system prior to applying. Priority will be given ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149075

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Benefit the Community in Eligible Regions

Deadline 05/27/20 LOI Date: 04/15/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations to benefit the community in eligible regions. Most applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry or contact the funding source prior to submitting a full proposal. Focus areas include food security; civic engagement; and strengthening neighborhoods. Additionally, micro gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 163644

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Municipalities to Benefit the Community in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and faith-based organizations for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Focus areas include education, arts and leisure, health and wellness, workforce readiness, economic development, and quality of life. Proposals must demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180352

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benefit Disadvantaged Populations Impacted...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for services that benefit disadvantaged populations that are displaced or actively impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to directly benefit underserved residents or ALICE populations (those who are employed but are living pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 188548

Contracts for Services to USA Consultants, Companies, and Institutions to Benefit Municipalit...

Deadline 04/17/20

Contracts for services to USA consultants, companies, and institutions to benefit municipalities. Contracts are intended to provide financial management, municipal operations, policy development, and project management services to municipalities. Contracts will benefit municipalities in Connecticut.

GrantWatch ID#: 183991

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726
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Grants to USA Organizations to Benefit Elderly Residents

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA and territories organizations for projects and programs that benefit elderly residents. Grants may support programs and projects at all stages of planning. Funding is intended to provide economic opportunities to low-income and vulnerable seniors. Grant funding must be used to enhance direct services or proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 188796
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Grants to USA Organizations to Benefit Adults and Seniors

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA and territories organizations for education and outreach projects. Funding is intended to support projects that decrease expenditures, increase income, and expand economic opportunities for low-income and vulnerable seniors and individuals over the age of fifty.

GrantWatch ID#: 188799
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 04/30/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814
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Grants to New York Agencies and Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Eligible Locations

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to New York public and private nonprofit agencies and organizations for programs to benefit residents in eligible locations. Funding is primarily intended to benefit low- to moderate-income residents. Funding is intended for programs including those in the areas of economic development, housing rehabilitation, infra...

GrantWatch ID#: 137926
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Programs to Improve the Local Q...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to benefit communities in which the funding source has a business presence. The Foundation's mission is to enhance the quality of life in communities it serves.

GrantWatch ID#: 164494
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community

Deadline 05/01/20

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 applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects that focus on strengthening communities, developing l...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA Music-Related Nonprofits to Develop Promotional Materials that Will Lead to In...

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories music-related nonprofit organizations to develop promotional materials such as brochures, websites, and marketing videos. Funding is intended to provide seed money that the nonprofit may use in the development of grant application materials that may be required to secure additi...

GrantWatch ID#: 141225

Grants to USA Tribes for Community Building Efforts

Deadline 05/06/20

Grants to USA tribes for community building efforts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Focus areas include education, substance abuse, workforce expansion, and veterans and military families. Funding is intended to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170343
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Businesses, and Individuals t...

Deadline 05/07/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, community groups, government agencies, businesses, and individuals for initiatives or projects that have made a significant and lasting impact on communities. Funding is intended to recognize sustainable urban transformations. The Prize seeks to inspire urba...

GrantWatch ID#: 188527
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Educational Institutions in Eligible Areas for Environment, Safe...

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and accredited educational institutions in eligible areas for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Qualified applicants from the following locations are eligible to apply for funding: Illi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329
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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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Accelerator Program for USA, Canada, and International Start-Ups in the Field of Financial T...

Deadline 05/10/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International start-up companies to participate in a business accelerator program in a select city in the United States. Applications will be accepted from technology start-ups that demonstrate creativity and innovation in the field of financial services. The Accelerator program takes place...

GrantWatch ID#: 181491

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Local Agriculture

Deadline 05/11/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments and agricultural businesses, associations, cooperatives, and networks to enhance food markets and businesses, improve agricultural products and direct producer-to-consumer markets, sales, and activities. Required registrations ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 171588
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Grants to New York Nonprofits to Preserve Historical Assets in Local Communities

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to New York nonprofit organizations for activities to preserve property in eligible counties. Funding is intended to encourage community engagement, revitalization, and economic development through the preservation of local historical assets. Eligible counties are: Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontar...

GrantWatch ID#: 171160
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Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Regions For Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects and activities that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support programming, capacity building efforts, and small capital purchases. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Eligible organizations are those that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175352
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Quick-Action Projects to Improve Communities

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for quick-action projects to improve local communities. Funding areas include transportation, public spaces, housing, smart cities, and other community elements. Applications are invited for projects that will help the community become more livable. AARP wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 185431

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to the Labor Market and Quality of Life of Empl...

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 05/21/20

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to apply. Due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, research should address social, political, economic, or psychological disruptions of the health crisis that affect social and li...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity and Immigration, Particularly Due to...

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 05/21/20

Grants to USA scholars to support research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, research should specifically address political, economic, or psychological disrupt...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences, Particularly...

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 05/21/20

Grants to USA scholars for economic research related to psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, research should specifically address political, economic, or psychological disruptions of the health crisis ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality, Particularly in the Wake of COVID-...

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 05/21/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic, research should specifically address political, economic, or psychological disruptions of the health crisis that affect social and living...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to New York City Businesses for Workforce Training Programs

Deadline 05/27/20

Grants starting at $30,000 to New York City businesses for workforce training programs. Applicants must submit a pre-application form in advance of a full application. Funding is intended to support training on recent software and equipment purchases; training to update skills to increase business competitiveness; training...

GrantWatch ID#: 163216
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Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Programs to S...

Deadline 07/17/20 LOI Date: 05/29/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180881
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Grants to New York Nonprofits to Benefit Women and Girls in Eligible Regions

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations to benefit women and girls in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support programs that have a positive impact on women's economic status and self-sufficiency. Eligible applicants must serve girls or women within the counties of Monroe, Ontario, Wayne, Genesee, Orleans, Yates...

GrantWatch ID#: 181501
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Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 06/04/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for the development of new technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Applicants are also advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the development of technically risky and innova...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701
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Grants to USA Small Businesses for High-Risk Technology Research

Deadline 06/04/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for research to establish the feasibility of commercializing risky technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting an application. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take a few weeks to complete. Funding is intended to allow small busi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702
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Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Environment, Civic Benefit, ...

Deadline 06/15/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174759
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 06/19/20

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernment 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:

GrantWatch ID#: 179280

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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Income Tax Credits to New York City Businesses that Relocated Operations to New York City

Deadline 06/30/20

Income tax credits of $3,000 per year per eligible employee or income tax credits of $1,000 per year per eligible share to New York City businesses that relocated their operations to New York City. Eligible relocations include those from outside of New York City or from below 96th Street in Manhattan, to specific locations...

GrantWatch ID#: 166188
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for High-Level Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/30/20

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to analyze and carry out high-level research in the social sciences at the Foundation's New York-based facility. The focus of the research should relate to the Foundation's mission of improving social and living conditions in the United States. The Foundation now dedi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

Grants to New York City Nonprofits to Serve Low-Income Women and Their Families

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to New York City nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that improve the lives of disadvantaged women and children. Funding will be provided to nonprofits for efforts that help ensure the well-being and self-sufficiency of low-income women and their families. Recognizing the diverse ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 180662

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Organizations in Eligible States for Economic and Communit...

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants and in-kind services to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island community development and community finance institutions for activities that benefit low- and moderate-income residents in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is also intended for programs that support small business development. S...

GrantWatch ID#: 181399
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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