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Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits to Explore the Effects of COVID-19 on Racial Equity

Deadline 07/22/20 LOI Date: 07/02/20

Grants to USA IHEs and nonprofit organizations for research that focuses on the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on racial equality. A letter of intent and memorandum of understanding are required prior to applying. Funding is intended to explore the effects of the pandemic on minorities, specifically with regards to their...

GrantWatch ID#: 190774

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits and Education and Training Providers to Improve Employment...

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, community-based organizations, and education and training providers to benefit employers and employees throughout the state, especially due to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are expected to form partnerships and collaborations to meet the specif...

GrantWatch ID#: 190642

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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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 07/07/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of direct action, community mobilization, and healing justice. The purpose of the grant program is to support the lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut Agencies and Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benefit ...

Deadline 07/08/20

Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut units of government and nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to address community needs. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, priority will be given to proposals that provide basic needs and those that support residents with low-moderate income. Eligible organizations mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180766

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Energy Efficiency, Conservation, and Urban F...

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple States for preserving, restoring, and protecting the natural environment, as well as strengthening the social fabric and physical landscape of local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to nonprofits in Alabama, Connecticut, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171524

Grants to USA For-Profits, Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes to Improve Nutrition in Un...

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and government and tribal agencies for programs to improve access to healthy food in underserved areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to complete. Funding is intended to create and preserve quality jobs, revitalize low-i...

GrantWatch ID#: 190666

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, State and Local Agencies, and IHEs for Research Relat...

Deadline 07/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, state and local governments, Native American tribal organizations and governments, IHEs, and businesses for research related to housing assistance. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 190208

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support the Development of Native American C...

Deadline 07/15/20

Grants to USA Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for social and economic development and capacity building opportunities for tribal governments. Funding is intended to support community-driven projects that preserve Native cultures, increase self-sufficiency, and promote commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 149370

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Benefitting Low-Income Communities

Deadline 07/17/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit community development corporations for economic development projects to benefit low-income families and individuals. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that promote the creation of employment and bus...

GrantWatch ID#: 151409

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Develop Mutual Understanding and Co...

Deadline 07/17/20

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to develop mutual understanding and cooperation between the USA and foreign nations. Required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the design and coordination of trips that will offer foreign leaders the opportunity t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190034
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 07/31/20

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 Nonprofits and Research and Academic Institutions to Advance Organic Farming

Deadline 08/15/20 LOI Date: 08/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and research and academic institutions for projects that advance the organic farming industry. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for advocacy, education, and research projects that advance FAFO’s mission: to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to USA Organizations in Eligible States to Strengthen Local Natural Resource Industri...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA organizations in eligible states for initiatives that enhance local natural resource industries. Funding is intended to support events, projects, and programs that strengthen and promote the agriculture, commercial fishing, and forest product industries in the Northeast region. Geographic eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 180342
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Grants to USA Organizations for Legal Services that Benefit Disadvantaged People and Groups

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants to USA organizations for legal services that benefit disadvantaged people. Funding is intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of underserved individuals and groups through systemic litigation. The Foundation is looking to award grants for systemic type cases that will have an impact on a particular ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 185934

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits for Community Benefit Activities

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations to fund programs, projects, and capital campaigns. Funding is intended to make a positive impact on the community in four priority areas: health, education, economic development, and improving common spaces. Projects must benefit Newport County and Aquidneck Island. Preference...

GrantWatch ID#: 181072
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Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to the Labor Market and Quality of Life of Empl...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, research should address social, political, economic, or psychological disruptions of the health crisis that affect social and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity in the Context of the COVID-19 and ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in the context of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of COVID-19 and Social Justice ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and recent mass protests, funding is intended for research that addresses the political, economic, or psych...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in the context of these crises, which examines economic, po...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Culture Programs that Address Community I...

Deadline 08/06/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and nonprofits for collaborative arts and cultural projects that address community issues. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Eligible projects are those that utilize a partnership between a local government entity and no...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA Individuals and Corporations for Research and Development Projects that Enhanc...

Deadline 11/20/20 LOI Date: 08/07/20

Grants to USA and Compact Free Associations nonprofit organizations, corporations, and individuals for research and development projects related to U.S. fisheries. An initial-stage proposal is required prior to the submission of the full proposal. In addition, applicants are advised that the pre-registration process may ta...

GrantWatch ID#: 186128

Loans to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and Small Businesses to Help with Salary Expenses Due t...

Deadline 08/08/20

Loans to USA nonprofit and veteran organizations, individuals, small businesses, and Tribal businesses to assist with salary expenses and job retention in the wake of the COVID-19/Coronavirus health crisis. Loans are intended to help organizations and self-employed individuals maintain payroll between now and the end of Ju...

GrantWatch ID#: 188834
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Award to a USA Individual to Honor Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 08/14/20

Award of $30,000 to a USA individual to recognize artistic contributions that have enhanced the community. The award recipient will also receive additional financial and in-kind support for further learning, collaboration, and professional development. The purpose of this program is to honor an artist, civic design profess...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875
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Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits for Programs in the Areas of Education, Civic Affairs, Hum...

Deadline 08/15/20

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to address local community needs. Program areas include education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. The Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for local residents and produce stronger communities. Funding is intend...

GrantWatch ID#: 177664

Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits, IHEs, and Government Agencies for Joint Economics Studi...

Deadline 08/18/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA and Israel nonprofits, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative economic research. Funding is intended to support research related to the American economy, including its processes and institutions, as part of a global economy.

GrantWatch ID#: 170460
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Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits Businesses, and Agencies for Conservation Projects

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, businesses, institutions, municipalities, and state agencies for facility upgrades that promote the conservation of resources. Funding is intended to support large-scale commercial projects. Grant funds may be used for renewable energy projects that generate electricity.

GrantWatch ID#: 159535
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Programs to Improve the Local Q...

Deadline 09/01/20

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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Competition for USA Nonprofits, Tribal Governments, and IHEs to Develop Ideas to Promote Equ...

Deadline 09/22/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Competition for USA nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop innovative programs that promote equity and progress for women. Applicants must register prior to submitting a full application. The goal of the program is to expand women's power and influence, so that women of all backgrounds, especially...

GrantWatch ID#: 190688

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 09/03/20

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 09/03/20

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 USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 09/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding to oppression and are creating relationships with fron...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and Young Adults

Deadline 09/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for financial education. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: research, creating innovative curricula or programs, updating existing widely used curriculum, and generating excitement or demand for e...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to Connecticut and Rhode Island Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 09/18/20

Grants to Connecticut and Rhode Island nonprofits and agencies to improve the quality of life in communities served by the funding source. Funding is intended for the following program areas: arts and culture, health and human services, environment, education, economic development, housing, youth activities, and animal wel...

GrantWatch ID#: 179483

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Economic Developm...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, local, tribal, and state government units, IHEs, and individuals for technical assistance and research projects that promote economic development in distressed regions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several days to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 184088
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Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 10/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residence at the International Forum for Democratic Studies in...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 10/24/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower poverty-stricken girls and women. Funding is intended to support projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. The Foundation selects a featured grantee each m...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofit Psychology Internship Programs to Increase A...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit psychology internship programs to increase the number of available internship positions. Grant funds may be used for direct administrative costs, such as stipends and benefits, which are related to the internship slots. Preference will be given for services ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184586
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Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/20

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA individuals for social sciences research. Priority will be given to proposals from scholars who are underrepresented in the social sciences. The purpose of this program is to support research that identifies barriers to economic mobility and access to opportunity. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187123

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Programs that Address Bilateral Policy

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to respond to policy-focused needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studies field. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Programs in El...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations to support and strengthen communities in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is intended to support locally operating organizations that directly benefit the service area of the f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to enhance communities and to help people achieve financial independence. Priority is given to applications where there is act...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Improve K-14 Science Education to Prepare Stu...

Deadline 02/04/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, high schools, and institutions of higher education to improve K-14 science education in eligible disciplines to prepare students for the workforce. Funding is intended to support the preparation of teaching methods and learning materials to encourage increasing numbers of students to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180249
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusive clean economy. The Foundation’s four focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits for Community Initiatives Related to the Arts, Health, Edu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and community-based organizations for programs that are responsive to the changing community needs of local residents. Funding is intended for programs that foster economic independence for Rhode Island families, individuals, and communities. These programs may fall under t...

GrantWatch ID#: 130857
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Funding is intended to leverage existing assets and to support creative approaches to supporting ec...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Strengthen American Indian Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, and government agencies to benefit American Indian nations through land-related initiatives. Program areas include cultural awareness, legal reform, education, and economic opportunity. The Foundation works to ensure that American Indian people recover and maintain control ove...

GrantWatch ID#: 154595
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Professional Development for Employees

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and agencies in areas where the funding source operates for professional development opportunities for employees. The purpose of the program is to provide courses and classes that will enhance organizational capacity. Eligible organizations must be located within a TD Bank...

GrantWatch ID#: 155787
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to further their mission through collaboration and networking wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908