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47 Rhode Island Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students

47 Awards Grants for Rhode Island


Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
Awards for outstanding individuals' impact on the community and the people they serve.

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Award to a USA Arts Administrator to Recognize Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 03/15/21

Award of $30,000 and in-kind support to a USA arts administrator to recognize contributions that have enhanced the community. Awards may be used for a range of activities, including but not limited to professional development, research, and project work. The award is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875

Cash Prizes and In-Kind Services to USA Small Businesses

Deadline 03/09/21

Prizes and in-kind services to USA small businesses seeking cash resources and business services. Eligible entrants are small businesses with 99 or fewer employees that have been selling a product or service for a minimum of six months. Finalists will be determined acc...

GrantWatch ID#: 180441

Awards to USA PTAs to Recognize Efforts to Eliminate Discriminatory Practices and to Promote...

Deadline 03/14/21

Awards of $1,000 to USA state, district, council, regional, and local PTAs to honor and recognize excellence in efforts to eliminate discriminatory practices and to promote inclusion and diversity. The award is intended for PTAs that have undertaken diversity and inclu...

GrantWatch ID#: 158082

Awards to USA Music Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Music Education

Deadline 03/15/21

Awards of $500, awards of $1,000, and an award of $10,000 to USA teachers to recognize their outstanding commitment to music education and their positive impact on their students. Eligible recipients include music teachers in elementary, middle school, high school, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 158180
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Awards to Recognize USA High School Teachers for Law-Related Educational Programs

Deadline 03/15/21

Awards of $3,000 to honor and recognize USA teachers in private and public high schools for their meaningful contributions in the area of law-related education. Three awards will be presented to eligible teachers who have developed educational high-school level program...

GrantWatch ID#: 180153
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/21

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 di...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize Contributions to Psychological Science

Deadline 04/01/21

Awards of $1,000 to USA individuals to recognize service contributions to the field of psychological science. Areas of service may include one or many of the following: editing journals; serving on boards, committees, and various psychological associations; aiding in a...

GrantWatch ID#: 158525
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Awards to USA Nonprofits to Recognize High-Quality Illustrated Books in Eligible Fields

Deadline 04/01/21

Award of $25,000 and awards of $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in recognition of the publication of a high quality illustrated book. Awards will be given for books in areas that include the built and natural environments and the fine arts, as well as related pub...

GrantWatch ID#: 194745
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Award to a USA Medical School Faculty Member to Recognize Efforts in Supporting Ethnic and R...

Deadline 04/02/21

An award to a USA medical school faculty member to acknowledge efforts to achieve justice and equality for minorities in the fields of healthcare and medical education. The recipient will be awarded a grant of $25,000 for a project that supports the equity and needs of...

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

Deadline 04/02/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180222
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Awards to USA Physicians to Recognize Exceptional Service to Disadvantaged Populations

Deadline 04/09/21

Awards to USA physicians to recognize exceptional service and commitment to the medical profession, particularly for care rendered to disadvantaged populations. Awardees will be honored for outstanding leadership, community engagement, dedication, and volunteerism. Rec...

GrantWatch ID#: 194571

Award to a USA Individual to Recognize Accomplishments in Eligible Fields Related to Hearing...

Deadline 04/12/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA individual to recognize accomplishments in eligible fields related to hearing, speech, and language. Funding will be awarded for outstanding service in PreK-12 schools. Applicants should demonstrate how their activities have had a positive and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158466

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Ph.D. Students and Post-Docs for Training Related to...

Deadline 04/12/21

Awards to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and postdoctoral fellows for laboratory-based professional development opportunities. The award is intended to help applicants learn new research techniques and to promote innovative, creative, and multi-discip...

GrantWatch ID#: 192817
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Award to a USA Media Exhibit, Program, or Written Work for Raising Awareness of the History ...

Deadline 04/15/21

Award of $1,000 to a USA media exhibit, written work, or public program for an outstanding project that has enhanced public appreciation of North American West history. The prize is awarded to projects that contribute to a broader public reflection and appreciation of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160702
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Awards to USA and Canada Youth for Outstanding Contributions to the Community and the Enviro...

Deadline 04/15/21

Awards of $10,000 to USA and Canada youth, ages 8 to 18 years, to recognize outstanding contributions to their communities, the environment, and society. Awards are intended for recipients to continue their public service activity or can be applied to higher education ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178282

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

Deadline 04/15/21

Awards to USA individuals and organizations to recognize outstanding efforts to improve the lives of blind people. Previous winners have been recognized for changing negative perceptions of blindness and for breaking down barriers that face people who are blind. Each y...

GrantWatch ID#: 180524

Awards to USA, Canada, and International College Counselors of High School Students to Honor...

Deadline 04/15/21

Awards of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International college counselors of high school students to recognize dedication and commitment towards preparing their students for college. Eligible candidates will demonstrate excellent educational skills, outstanding leadership,...

GrantWatch ID#: 193848
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers for Excellence in Online Teach...

Deadline 04/15/21

Awards of $500 to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers to recognize excellence in providing virtual classroom education during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants must register as members of the funding source organization prior to applying. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193849

Awards to USA Researchers to Foster the Development of Drugs to Cure, Treat, and Prevent Alzh...

Deadline 07/30/21 LOI Date: 04/23/21

Awards to USA faculty members at IHEs or research centers to support the development of drugs to cure, treat, and prevent Alzheimer's disease. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to provide drug developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 182103

Awards to USA K-12 Public School Teachers for Excellence in Environmental Education

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards of up to $2,500 to USA and territories K-12 public school teachers to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental education. Applications are invited from teachers who use innovative methods and approaches in teaching environmental concepts and present ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138628
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Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 04/30/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 150599
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Museums for Outstanding Exhibitions

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums to acknowledge outstanding exhibitions. Eligible exhibits must be open for less than two years and should be educational and interesting. Nominations will be accepted for public exhibits that focus on the...

GrantWatch ID#: 161386
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Teacher to Recognize Excellence in Teaching

Deadline 04/30/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International teacher who has made an exceptional contribution to the teaching profession. The purpose of the award is to highlight the importance of teaching and demonstrate the fact that teachers across the globe deserve to be recognized an...

GrantWatch ID#: 174812
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students to Recognize Outstanding Writing

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students to recognize outstanding writing. Eligible writing pieces may be in the genres of creative non-fiction, fiction, and poetry. The purpose of this program is to nurture the writing community, to connec...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Student to Recognize Outstanding Achievements

Deadline 04/30/21

Award of $50,000 to a USA, Canada, or International student to recognize outstanding achievements. Applicants and nominees will be evaluated by their creativity and innovation, how they overcome the odds to achieve, their impact in their community and beyond, how they ...

GrantWatch ID#: 194566
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Awards to USA Artists of Korean Descent to Acknowledge Outstanding Work

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards to USA artists of Korean descent to acknowledge outstanding work. Monetary prizes will be awarded to young emerging modern artists. In addition, artists will receive the opportunity to participate in a mentoring program and to present their work at a group exhib...

GrantWatch ID#: 194698
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Students to Develop Practical, Innovative Solu...

Deadline 05/01/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International students and teams of students ages 4-18 to participate in a competition to develop innovative solutions to global problems. The competition was designed to inspire youth from around the world to solve real-life problems u...

GrantWatch ID#: 180979
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Awards to USA Educators to Honor Excellence in Public Education

Deadline 05/03/21

Awards of $10,000 and an award of $25,000 to USA educators, including teachers, higher education faculty and staff, and education support professionals, in recognition of excellence in teaching. The annual prize is intended to honor public school educators throughout t...

GrantWatch ID#: 151602
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Awards to USA School Libraries to Recognize Exemplary Programming

Deadline 05/05/21

Awards of $5,000 to USA school libraries to recognize outstanding programming. Eligible recipients are libraries in K-8 private and public schools, and eligible focus areas of humanities programming include: arts and culture, languages, and social studies. The program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Youth for Environmental Advocacy

Deadline 05/14/21

Awards to USA and territories, Canada, Mexico, and Caribbean Islands youth to honor environmental protection efforts. The award program recognizes young activists that have demonstrated exceptional leadership in environmental initiatives. Grant winners will receive cas...

GrantWatch ID#: 155875
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Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 05/15/21

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to History Education i...

Deadline 05/15/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to K-12 history education. The awardee will be honored for a specific innovation or for excellence in teaching in elementary, middle, and high schools across the United States in...

GrantWatch ID#: 180737
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Awards to USA Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Career Readiness Programs

Deadline 05/21/21

Awards to USA high school educators for innovation and excellence in areas of career readiness and workforce development. Eligible applicants are public school teachers of skilled trades. The purpose of the award is to recognize programs that are focused on hands-on le...

GrantWatch ID#: 186059
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist or Engineer to Recognize Excellence in Sc...

Deadline 06/30/21

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scientist or engineer to recognize excellence in engaging the public in science activities. This award program acknowledges outstanding contributions in promoting public awareness and participation in the areas of tech...

GrantWatch ID#: 160043
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Mathematician for Significant Contributions to Math...

Deadline 06/30/21

Award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International mathematician or group of mathematicians to recognize significant contributions in math education. Nominations should include a description of the noteworthy contributions made by the nominee and evidence of the impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 160647
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Awards to USA Undergraduate Chemical Science Faculty to Recognize Exceptional Research and C...

Deadline 08/05/21

Awards of $75,000 to USA and territories undergraduate chemical science faculty at IHEs to recognize scholarly research and exceptional commitment to teaching. Awards are intended to provide an unrestricted research grant to full-time tenure-track professors in chemic...

GrantWatch ID#: 167466
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Groups, and Affiliated Societies to Ho...

Deadline 09/01/21

Awards to USA, Canada, and International organizations, individuals, societies, and groups to acknowledge outstanding achievements in flower preservation. At least one of the $500 prizes will honor protection efforts related to orchid species native to the United State...

GrantWatch ID#: 159984
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Clinical Psychologist to Recognize Early-Career Acc...

Deadline 11/01/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career clinical psychologist to recognize accomplishments and potential within the field. This award recognizes contributions within the first ten years of the individual’s career and encourages continued contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159515
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Awards to USA and Canada Doctoral Students for Research and Writing on Architecture and Soci...

Deadline 11/15/21

An award of up to $15,000 and an award of up to $20,000 to doctoral students enrolled in graduate programs at USA and Canada schools for dissertation research and writing on architecture topics. Funding may be used to support students enrolled in art history, architect...

GrantWatch ID#: 159992

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist for Excellence in the Teaching of Psyc...

Deadline 12/01/21

Award of $4,000 to a USA, Canada, or International psychologist to recognize their significant contributions to the field of psychology, while also demonstrating achievement related to the teaching of psychology. Nominees should demonstrate outstanding performance in p...

GrantWatch ID#: 159521

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/21

Awards of $3,000 to a USA or Canada author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in children’s literature. Nominations are accepted on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Undergraduate Educator in Computer Science or Engine...

Deadline 01/15/22

Award of $10,000 plus travel expenses to a USA, Canada, or International professor of computing education at an undergraduate IHE for excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to educators who have been teaching for ten years or less.

GrantWatch ID#: 165835
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist to Recognize Outstanding Research Addr...

Deadline 05/01/22

Award to a USA, Canada, or International psychologist to recognize outstanding research and leadership in the field of mental illness. Nominees must have an affiliation with an accredited college, university, or other research or treatment institution. Nominees must wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 162307
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Awards to USA Organizations, Programs, and Individuals for Efforts to Enhance the Justice Sy...

Deadline Ongoing

Awards of $10,000 to USA organizations, programs, and individuals to recognize outstanding efforts to enhance the legal and justice system. The purpose of this program is to honor and reward innovative programs that have made a positive impact and may serve as a model ...

GrantWatch ID#: 154371

Grants to USA and Canada Women-Owned Businesses and Nonprofits to Achieve Entrepreneurial or...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $10,000 and a grant of $25,000 to USA and Canada women-owned businesses and nonprofit organizations to achieve entrepreneurial or organizational goals. Previous recipients include food brands, an organic peanut butter producer, a music school, and a restauran...

GrantWatch ID#: 180647
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and depend on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and benefit their communities. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees of charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915
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Awards to USA and Canada Authors to Recognize Outstanding Middle-Grade Manuscripts with Jewi...

Deadline Ongoing

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA and Canada authors to recognize new outstanding manuscripts appropriate for children between the ages of 9 and 12. Eligible books include prose manuscripts and graphic novels. Submissions must have Jewish content, such as Jewish character...

GrantWatch ID#: 191062