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55 Awards Grants for Rhode Island.


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Awards to USA K-12 Educators and Employees to Recognize Excellence and Leadership in Schools

Deadline 06/05/20

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA educators, administrators, and school staff members to recognize outstanding positive impact on the lives of students. Nominations are accepted for K-12 educators and employees in public, charter, and private schools. The purpose of the program is to honor teachers and staff that significantl...

GrantWatch ID#: 186015

Prizes to USA Scholars to Honor Exceptional Achievement in Scientific Fields

Deadline 06/10/20

Prizes to USA scientists to honor exceptional achievement in scientific fields. Eligible prize winners are young immigrants to the United States who intend to pursue a professional career in the United States, and who work in a wide range of biomedical science research areas. The Vilcek Foundation will award prizes to youn...

GrantWatch ID#: 169727

Prizes to USA Filmmakers to Recognize Outstanding Achievements in the Field

Deadline 06/10/20

Prizes to USA filmmakers to recognize outstanding achievements in the field. The program honors young filmmakers who are immigrants to the United States, and who intend to pursue a professional career in the United States. Eligible filmmaking genres include the following: narrative, animation, documentary, and experimental...

GrantWatch ID#: 188886

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Institutions and Individuals for New Media Projects

Deadline 06/15/20

Prizes of $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International institutions and individuals for projects that combine digital technology and history. The purpose of the award program is to support already existing innovative projects that are open to the public. Eligible projects will demonstrate thoughtful, critical, and rigorous eng...

GrantWatch ID#: 180734

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Group for Contributions to History Education in Gra...

Deadline 06/15/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International group to recognize outstanding contributions to K-12 history education. Nominations are invited on behalf of a group that has shown innovation and excellence in the field of history education. In the past, grants have been awarded to elementary, middle, and high schools across the U...

GrantWatch ID#: 180737

Award to a USA Individual, Group, or Organization to Recognize Efforts Supporting First Amend...

Deadline 06/20/20

Award of $10,000 to a USA or territories individual, group, or organization in recognition of past activities that have protected or preserved a constitutional right. The award program was established to honor a person or persons who fought for one or more rights guaranteed by the First Amendment.

GrantWatch ID#: 156084

Award to a USA Teacher in a Non-Urban Region to Honor Achievements in Education

Deadline 06/20/20

Award to a USA teacher in an eligible region to recognize contributions to the field of education. The award program honors an individual teacher with a monetary prize, as well as funding to be used for teaching supplies by the winner's school district. Eligible regions include rural geographical areas of the United States.

GrantWatch ID#: 156193

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Creative Literacy and Poetry Programs

Deadline 06/21/20

Awards of $10,000 to USA K-12 teachers to recognize innovative projects that advance literacy and encourage students to become lifelong readers. One award will be given to a teacher who fosters a love of poetry in students and one award will be given to a teacher who inspires students to read all genres of writing.

GrantWatch ID#: 174837

Awards to USA School and Community Based Educators for Outstanding Family Engagement Projects

Deadline 06/26/20

An award of $5,000 and an award of $20,000 to USA school and community-based family educators in recognition of outstanding efforts to engage families in the educational process. Funding is intended to support the implementation of the recipients' innovative ideas and to expand their programming.

GrantWatch ID#: 149872

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist to Recognize Science Outreach Activities

Deadline 06/30/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International engineer or scientist with less than seven years' experience who has demonstrated excellence in engaging the public in science activities. Eligible activities include public outreach, informal science education, public policy, science fairs and cafés, social and online me...

GrantWatch ID#: 160041
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist or Engineer to Recognize Excellence in Sc...

Deadline 06/30/20

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 technology and science.

GrantWatch ID#: 160043

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist, Engineer, or Organization for Outstandin...

Deadline 06/30/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual scientist, engineer, or organization to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of science and to society. Nominees may be honored for participation in public policy debates, activities to protect the public's safety, health, and welfare, or social resp...

GrantWatch ID#: 160045
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in the Fields o...

Deadline 06/30/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding leadership in the promotion and participation of underrepresented groups in engineering and science fields and careers. This may include African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic men, women of all ethnic and racial groups, and peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 171301
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Awards to USA Women to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Community and the Fight Against C...

Deadline 06/30/20

Awards of $10,000 and one award of an additional $25,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding commitment to community-related volunteer service. An additional award will be given to recognize exceptional front line work in the fight against Coronavirus (COVID-19). Award funds will be donated to a charitable organization o...

GrantWatch ID#: 180983

Grants to USA Veterans to Honor Their Service to the Country

Deadline 07/01/20

Grants of $500, $1,000, and $2,500 to USA military veterans to recognize their contribution and service to the country. Funding is intended to honor veterans and acknowledge their sacrifice on behalf of the country's security. Nominations are submitted in the form of an essay, and anyone can nominate a veteran of the U.S. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185340

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Businesses, and Individuals t...

Deadline 07/07/20

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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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Weight-Related He...

Deadline 07/15/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations to honor substantial contributions in the field of obesity. Recipients may be honored for work that furthers the basic science, prevention, and treatment of obesity. Eligible award areas include, but are not limited to, public policy, research, patient ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158739
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Award to a USA University or College Educator to Recognize Exceptional Contributions to Jour...

Deadline 07/15/20

Award of $500 to a USA university or college educator to recognize exceptional contributions to journalism education. This award program was designed to honor a higher education teacher that acts as an example for other educators through teaching excellence in the areas of journalism and mass communication history.

GrantWatch ID#: 161208
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International HR Scholar for Significant Contributions to Human R...

Deadline 07/15/20

Award of $50,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scholar with a significant body of work in the field of human resources. The purpose of this award is to recognize lifetime achievement in the field of human resources research. This award honors an individual for significant past and ongoing research contributions that i...

GrantWatch ID#: 169769
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Awards to USA School Libraries to Recognize Exemplary Programming

Deadline 07/15/20

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 should be coordinated and initiated by the school libra...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094
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Awards to USA Educators in Multiple States for Educational Materials and Supplies for K-12 P...

Deadline 07/17/20

Awards of up to $2,500 to USA active and retired educators in multiple states for K-12 public school supplies and educational materials. Prize winners who do not currently work on a school campus can designate a recipient school to be gifted the award. The award is designed to offset the amount educators use from their own...

GrantWatch ID#: 189770
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Teacher for Outstanding English Language Education

Deadline 07/19/20

Award of $1,000 and additional benefits to a USA, Canada, or International teacher to recognize their hard work and commitment to the instruction of English as a second language. Applicants for the award will be evaluated according to their demonstrated ability to:

GrantWatch ID#: 172529
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for the Advancement of Exemplary Academics in Scientific F...

Deadline 07/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs for activities that further the professional advancement of researchers and educators. First-time applicants are advised that required registrations can take at least nine weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the career development of faculty members in the early ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162930
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Accomplishments in Medical R...

Deadline 07/31/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International scientist or team of scientists to recognize outstanding medical research accomplishments. Researchers eligible for nominations may be from any public or private organization or institution, including commercial or government entities. The purpose of this program is to acknowledge o...

GrantWatch ID#: 139483

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Early Stage Women Entrepreneurs to Encourage Outst...

Deadline 07/31/20

Awards and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International female entrepreneurs from any sector in recognition of their achievements and to provide support for greater business success. The award program identifies, encourages, and supports women-led or women-run businesses, providing the necessary financial, social, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 151419

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Outstanding Contributions to Remote ...

Deadline 07/31/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to remote education during the early phase of their career. Strong candidates are known for service to the profession, leadership activities, contributions to advancing the field, and scholarly publications. Nominees should be forty ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161334
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Institutions and Programs to Honor Outstanding Onli...

Deadline 07/31/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International educational institutions and programs in recognition of activities that increase access to online and digital learning. The award program allows recipients to engage in sharing information about successful digital education strategies, practices, and techniques.

GrantWatch ID#: 183964
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Awards to USA Educators and IHEs to Recognize Dedication to the Advancement of Digital Teach...

Deadline 07/31/20

Awards to USA educators and institutions of higher education to recognize dedication to the advancement of digital teaching and learning. Awardees will have exhibited leadership, conducted original research, or contributed innovative ideas to the field of online education.

GrantWatch ID#: 183965
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Awards to USA Undergraduate Chemical Science Faculty to Recognize Exceptional Research and C...

Deadline 08/06/20

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 chemical sciences, including biochemistry, materials chemistr...

GrantWatch ID#: 167466
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Award to a USA or Canada Residency Program in Recognition of Innovative Education in Psychia...

Deadline 08/15/20

Award to USA or Canada psychiatric education program in recognition of innovative methods to train medical students, residents, mental health professionals, physicians, and community members. Recipients will receive a certificate and a grant. A representative from the winning program will receive funds to cover travel and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153304

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Engineers to Participate in a Startup Contest

Deadline 09/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International engineers to participate in a startup contest. The opportunity is intended for products and technologies in the areas of space technologies and active microelectronics. Products and technologies may be at any stage of production, from basic concept to commercialized technology.

GrantWatch ID#: 188724

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Mathematician for Significant Contributions to Math...

Deadline 09/15/20

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 these contributions have made on the teaching and lear...

GrantWatch ID#: 160647
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Award to USA or Caanda Higher Education Mathematics Department to Recognize an Outstanding P...

Deadline 09/15/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada higher education mathematical sciences department in recognition of an outstanding program. Nominations are considered for a broad range of programs that add value to the mathematics community, either internally, or in relation to society at large.

GrantWatch ID#: 160648

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/19/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support research projects that enhance the quality of education in the field. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timeline for execution.

GrantWatch ID#: 160645

Awards to USA Female Superintendents and School Administrators to Recognize Outstanding Lead...

Deadline 10/09/20

Awards of $1,000 to USA women to acknowledge outstanding leadership in the field of education. Awards will honor female education professionals that positively impact the lives of students. Nominations and applications are accepted for the following three award categories:

GrantWatch ID#: 159056

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico Librarian to Recognize Outstanding Dedication to the Profe...

Deadline 10/21/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico professional librarian to recognize outstanding accomplishments and dedication to the profession. The award program acknowledges a librarian whose service embodies the highest standards and desired outcomes of librarianship, including the following:

GrantWatch ID#: 174734

Awards to Recognize USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in Teaching Students about Civic Respons...

Deadline 10/31/20

Awards to recognize USA K-12 teachers to recognize excellence and dedication in teaching students topics related to civic responsibility. Eligible candidates are those that conduct activities that educate students about beliefs and values that are essential to democracy. One elementary school, middle school, and high schoo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179165
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize General and Coronavirus-Re...

Deadline 10/31/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize humanitarian efforts, including those efforts addressing the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Awards are intended to recognize the exceptional impact that nominees' actions have made on preserving human life and advancing humanitarian causes in the face of a...

GrantWatch ID#: 189622

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Clinical Psychologist to Recognize Early-Career Acc...

Deadline 11/19/20

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 contributions and growth within the field of clinical psycho...

GrantWatch ID#: 159515

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Library Employee to Attend a Professio...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or library employee to cover expenses related to attending a professional conference. Eligible applicants are those that are new to the field of archives preservation. Funding is intended to subsidize the costs required to attend the ALA Annual Conference and encourages pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 149313

Awards to USA College English Teachers in Recognition of Outstanding Language Learning Progr...

Deadline 12/01/20

Awards of $500 to USA English teachers at two-year colleges to recognize and promote educational programs that improve language learning for students of diverse backgrounds and interests. The award program honors teachers for outstanding initiatives that help students achieve college, career, and personal goals.

GrantWatch ID#: 160628

Award to a USA or Canada Organization, Business, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pr...

Deadline 12/01/20

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada organization, business, group, or individual in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhibits, written works, and public programming completed w...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Librarian for Outstanding Leadership

Deadline 12/01/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to acknowledge outstanding contributions to the field. The purpose of this program is to recognize an early-career librarian who demonstrates outstanding potential for continuing leadership and professional contributions.

GrantWatch ID#: 174845

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Original and Exceptional R...

Deadline 12/03/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize original and exceptional research in the field of chemistry. The research should be shown to have significantly advanced the field. If the research is significantly interdisciplinary, aspects that represent original chemistry should be clear.

GrantWatch ID#: 187620

Award to a USA Active Police Officer to Recognize Advocacy Efforts for the Safety of Police C...

Deadline 12/19/20

Award to a USA active police officer to honor efforts on behalf of the safety and welfare of police canines in local communities. The award program recognizes the efforts of police officers and police dispatchers in advocating for a better quality of life and higher standards of safety for police canines, reuniting lost do...

GrantWatch ID#: 184171

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

Deadline 12/31/20

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, a strong and supportive family, and the multicultural ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Research and Innovation in the Field...

Deadline 01/10/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group of individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of environmental sustainability. Nominations will be accepted for scientists, urban development experts, economists, energy specialists, poverty adversaries, and others specializing in a broad ran...

GrantWatch ID#: 177460

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

Deadline 01/15/21

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. Nominees will be evaluated based on meeting one or more of the following crite...

GrantWatch ID#: 165835

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 association governance; reviewing grant proposals; mento...

GrantWatch ID#: 158525

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 using creativity, kindness, and collaboration. Finalists...

GrantWatch ID#: 180979