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New York Economic Development Grants:  130 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 IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA colleges, universities, and nonprofits engaged in educational or research activities to support early-career faculty members who demonstrate a strong potential to advance science and academia. This award is given to faculty who are likely to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162930

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Job Training to Grow Central Brooklyn's Green Sector

Deadline 07/20/18 Conference Date: 05/29/18

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 to New York nonprofit community-based organizations to provide job training programs in support of the green economy in Central Brooklyn. Applicants must be prequalified in the online grants system prior to applying. Possible jobs could be related to clean energy, green infrastructur...

GrantWatch ID#: 183527

Opportunity to USA Women Entrepreneurs for Fundraising and Business Development

Deadline 06/10/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

Opportunity to USA businesses and female entrepreneurs that are majority women-owned to connect with resources and fundraising. This accelerator program connects women who are developing high-growth businesses with the tools and resources they need to succeed. The organization’s focus and goal is to connect women foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 180925

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

Deadline 06/30/18 LOI Date: 05/31/18

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

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 Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/18

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

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

Deadline 06/01/18

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

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Promote the Economic Self-Sufficiency ...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to New York nonprofit organizations for programs and services that benefit women and girls within Monroe, Ontario, Wayne, Genesee, Orleans, Yates, and Livingston Counties. Funding is specifically intended to promote the economic self-sufficiency of women and girls. Economic self-sufficiency is defined in terms of in...

GrantWatch ID#: 181501

Grants to New York Nonprofits for Community and Economic Development Projects in Chautauqua ...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to New York nonprofits for community benefit and initiatives that address the unmet needs of community members in Chautauqua and Erie Counties. Preference will be given to projects that aim to impact the most number of people and that use innovative, efficient approaches to address community issues....

GrantWatch ID#: 174048

Grants to Tompkins County, New York Organizations, Small Businesses, and Individuals for Gra...

Deadline 06/01/18

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 and For-Profits for Hands-On Workforce Training Opportunities

Deadline 06/01/18

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 Workforce Development Boards for Career Services to Dislocated Workers

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to New York local workforce development boards to improve career services in order to strengthen the state’s workforce. Funding is intended to help cover costs associated with a range of career services provided to dislocated workers, such as counseling and assessment, career planning, job searching, and vocationa...

GrantWatch ID#: 183317
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and the Northeast. Funding will be awarded to progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

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

Deadline 06/08/18

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

Grants to New York Nonprofits to Improve the Well-Being of Women and Girls in Eligible Regi...

Deadline 06/11/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies to address the needs of women and girls in Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego and Tioga Counties. Inquiries must be made two weeks prior to the due date. Funding is available for projects or programs that use innovati...

GrantWatch ID#: 156216
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Benefitting Low-Income Communities

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit community development corporations for economic development projects that will benefit low-income families and individuals. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Projects will promote the creation of employment and...

GrantWatch ID#: 151409
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Housing, Financial Education, a...

Deadline 06/15/18

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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Competition for USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Expand Economic Opportunity for Low-...

Deadline 06/19/18

Competition for USA and territories nonprofit organizations, businesses, and IHEs for scalable ideas on how to expand economic opportunity for financially insecure and low-income individuals and communities. Applicants must register by June 12, 2018, and Round One applications are due June 19, 2018. Funding is intended to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183485
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18 Conference Date: 06/20/18

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
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Grants to Westchester, New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Basic Needs, ...

Deadline 08/03/18 LOI Date: 06/22/18

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 USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 06/22/18

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 USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Health, and Community Devel...

Deadline 09/28/18 Conference Date: 06/22/18

Grants to Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, New York, and Texas nonprofits serving communities in which the funding source has a presence for programs addressing community needs. First-time applicants must participate in a conference call before applying. The next conference call is on February 2...

GrantWatch ID#: 167108
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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 New York Nonprofits for Economic Revitalization Projects in Downtown Jamestown

Deadline 06/26/18

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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Fellowships to USA Scholars for High-Level Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/28/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to New York City Organizations to Develop Public Spaces and Pedestrian Areas

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to New York City organizations for the operation of neighborhood plazas that transform underused public areas into accessible, vibrant public spaces or easily walkable destinations. Grantees will work with the funding source to develop quality public spaces in the City. A “pedestrian plaza” is defined as an ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174586
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Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685
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Grants to New York City Nonprofits to Serve Low-Income Women and Their Families

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 to New York City nonprofits 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 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180662
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Grants to New York Nonprofits in the Adirondacks to Promote Economic Development, Wilderness ...

Deadline 06/30/18

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 and In-Kind Services to USA Organizations for Economic and Community Development in El...

Deadline 06/30/18

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. Sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 181399
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Promote Economic Development

Deadline 07/01/18

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 States for Education, Human Services, and Health

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Texas, and Virginia nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, health, and human services. Applications are invited from qualifying organizations working to meet the needs of their communities and neighbo...

GrantWatch ID#: 168729
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

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 Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 07/01/18

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

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants starting at $2,500 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. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Technology Start-Ups to Relocate to Kansas City, Mi...

Deadline 07/11/18

Grants starting at $50,000 and additional benefits to USA, Canada, and International start-up tech companies to relocate to Kansas City, Missouri for a minimum of one year. Applications are invited from businesses in a range of fields, including advanced manufacturing, agricultural technology, animal health, cloud services...

GrantWatch ID#: 171227
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Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits to Promote Community Sustainability in Ithaca

Deadline 07/12/18

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

Deadline 08/10/18 LOI Date: 07/13/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 07/15/18

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 and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 08/31/18 LOI Date: 07/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studies field. The Foundation is open to inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595
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Grants to New York Nonprofits to Benefit Residents of Broome, Chenango, Tioga, Delaware, and...

Deadline 07/15/18

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 in Multiple States for Education, Human Services, Healthcare, and M...

Deadline 09/01/18 LOI Date: 07/15/18

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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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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