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Rhode Island Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students:  32 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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Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/17/19

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

Awards to USA High School Teachers to Recognize Excellent Programs in Skilled Trades

Deadline 06/17/19

Awards to USA public high school teachers for outstanding skilled trades education. The purpose of the award is to recognize programs where there is literal hands-on learning, building, doing, and repair. Most applicants will come from the fields of agriculture mechanics, carpentry, construction, electrical, HVAC, manufact...

GrantWatch ID#: 186059

Award to a USA Teacher for Contributions to Education in Rural Communities

Deadline 06/20/19

Award to a USA teacher to recognize outstanding contributions to enhance the quality of education in rural communities. The winning teacher will receive a cash honorarium. In addition, the recipient's school district will receive a cash grant to purchase school supplies and instructional materials.

GrantWatch ID#: 156193

Award to a USA Individual or Organization for Promoting Freedom of Speech, Press, and Religi...

Deadline 06/21/19

Award of $10,000 to a USA or territories individual, group, or organization in recognition of activities that educated the public about First Amendment rights and values. The award was established to honor a person or persons who fought to preserve and protect the rights guaranteed by the First Amendment.

GrantWatch ID#: 156084

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Parent Teacher Organizations for Programs that Directly Benefit ...

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and parent-teacher organizations that offer programs in support of K-12 public education. Funding is intended to advance K-12 education, and vouchers will be awarded to be used for an ice cream party. Individuals (18 years of age and older) can nominate a charity that di...

GrantWatch ID#: 180410
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Opportunity for USA Business Owners to Compete for Funding and Consulting Services

Deadline 06/30/19

Opportunity for USA business owners to compete for funding and consulting services. Finalists will receive prize money, a session to discuss business questions with experienced consultants, and an all-expense paid trip to Ohio to pitch their business before an executive panel of judges. An executive panel of judges will...

GrantWatch ID#: 186011

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Researcher or Group of Researchers to Recognize Outs...

Deadline 06/30/19

Award to a USA, Canada, or International researcher or group of researchers to recognize outstanding quantitative research into responsible and sustainable investment. Research areas may include the financial implications of responsible business practices in capital markets and responsible investment. The Moskowitz Pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 186134

Grants to USA Veterans to Recognize Patriotism and Service to the Country

Deadline 07/01/19

Grant of $1,000 and grant of $500 to USA military veterans to recognize their contribution and patriotism. Funding is intended to honor the sacrifice and service of veterans and show appreciation for their efforts on behalf of the country's security. Nominations are submitted in the form of an essay, and anyone can nominat...

GrantWatch ID#: 185339

Grants to USA Veterans to Honor Their Service to the Country

Deadline 07/01/19

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
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Awards to Recognize USA Public Libraries that Provide Exceptional Service to Small Communities

Deadline 07/02/19

Awards of $1,000 and an award of $5,000 to USA public libraries that demonstrate excellence in providing services to populations of 25,000 or less. The awards are intended to encourage and recognize libraries for their exemplary work. Judges will evaluate nominations based on key factors, including: - Innovation in dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 161277
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Recognize Creative Uses of Technology

Deadline 07/08/19

Awards of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to implement projects that utilize technology to advance their organization's mission. Funding is intended to facilitate technology-related projects that will improve communities and change lives. Technology Innovation Awards will be presented...

GrantWatch ID#: 172385

Award to a USA College-Level Teacher for Excellence in Journalism and Mass Communication His...

Deadline 07/15/19

Award of $500 to a USA college or university teacher to recognize outstanding contributions to journalism education. Nominations are invited on behalf of those demonstrating excellence in teaching journalism and mass communication history. Nominees for this award make a positive impact on student learning and offer an outs...

GrantWatch ID#: 161208
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Teacher for Outstanding English Language Education

Deadline 07/19/19

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: -Inspire students of all backgrounds and abilities to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172529
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Outstanding Innovation in Multiple S...

Deadline 07/31/19

Award to a USA, Canada, or International researcher or team of researchers for exceptional contributions to multiple sclerosis research. The goal of the award is to acknowledge scientists who have demonstrated outstanding originality and innovation through their work. A selection committee comprised of leaders in scien...

GrantWatch ID#: 139483
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist to Recognize Contributions to Public Inter...

Deadline 08/01/19

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scientist or engineer 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 m...

GrantWatch ID#: 160041

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Promoting Science Cooperation

Deadline 08/01/19

Award of $5,000 and additional benefits to a USA, Canada, or International individual or team to recognize outstanding contributions to science diplomacy. Nominations are invited on behalf of those working in the engineering, science, or foreign affairs communities. Eligible candidates are those who have furthered the role...

GrantWatch ID#: 160042

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist or Engineer for Promoting Science and Tec...

Deadline 08/01/19

Award to a USA, Canada, or International engineer or scientist to recognize contributions to promote public understanding of - and engagement with - technology and science. Nominees will be evaluated based on activities such as public outreach and dialogue, informal science education, science festivals and cafés, public p...

GrantWatch ID#: 160043
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist or Engineer for Demonstrating Scientific ...

Deadline 08/01/19

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scientist or engineer to recognize efforts to promote scientific responsibility and freedom. Nominees may be honored for participation in public policy debates; activities to protect the public's safety, health, and welfare; or social responsibility toward the scientific a...

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

Deadline 08/01/19

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

Deadline 08/14/19

Awards and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International early stage women entrepreneurs with business initiatives that demonstrate significant growth potential. Projects must show notable sustainability, creativity, and social impact. Awards are intended to identify, encourage, and support projects related to any indu...

GrantWatch ID#: 151419

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Woman for Outstanding Achievement and Ongoing Work i...

Deadline 09/02/19

Award of $20,000 to a USA, Canada, or International woman to acknowledge exceptional achievement in the area of human rights and to allow the recipient to continue her efforts. Funding is intended to recognize the recipient's accomplishments, which are often achieved at great personal risk, and to enhance her ability to li...

GrantWatch ID#: 163525
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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Exceptional Instruction in Latin, Greek, or Classi...

Deadline 09/27/19

Awards of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of Greek, Latin, or classics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Nominations may be made by an administrator, a colleague, a former student, or any member of the Society of...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424
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Award to a USA Researcher for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Biomedicine

Deadline 10/04/19

Award of $50,000 to a USA researcher who has made significant contributions to the field of biomedicine. The award is intended to recognize major, paradigm-shifting accomplishments that will impact the field by advancing biomedical research knowledge and spreading it to a broad and substantial audience.

GrantWatch ID#: 174899

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist for Excellence in Teaching Psychology

Deadline 12/01/19

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 professional development and classroom teaching. Nomi...

GrantWatch ID#: 159521

Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 12/01/19

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, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Eligible American-Made Pickup Trucks to Serve their Communi...

Deadline 12/31/19

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 GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected cha...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

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

Deadline 01/15/20

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
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Award to a USA or Canada Library Organization in Recognition of a Strong Staff Development P...

Deadline 02/01/20

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library that demonstrates the greatest merit for a program of staff development designed to further the goals and objectives of the library organization. For the purpose of this grant program, a library organization is defined as any of the following: - Individual library; - Library s...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/20

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 name to the school library, an invitation to participate...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

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 for future initiatives. The Foundation encourages i...

GrantWatch ID#: 154371

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Children's Advocacy, Medical Research, Education, and Arts Prog...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, children's advocacy, medical research and initiatives, and the arts. Priority is given to proposals that involve specific projects with distinct goals, and grants that will have a notable impact and make a material difference. Diverse in scope...

GrantWatch ID#: 155284
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Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072