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Grants to USA Individuals and IHE Faculty for Conservation Research

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants to USA faculty at IHEs or individuals at nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profits for conservation research. A preliminary proposal must be submitted prior to a full application. Funding is intended to support community partnerships that will improve sci...

GrantWatch ID#: 183633

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Deve...

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to develop new drugs for animals that may be used in minor species or for minor uses in major species. Applicants are advised that the required registrations ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 172152

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHE, Agencies, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Rese...

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic institutions, public entities, private nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and for-profit organizations for research projects that benefit women and girls. Funding is intended for projects to study relevant ge...

GrantWatch ID#: 190644

Opportunity for USA Startups to Participate in an Entrepreneurial Training Program to Prepare...

Deadline 08/17/20

Opportunity for USA startups to participate in an entrepreneurial training program to prepare for investment fundraising. During the eight-week program, medtech startups will interact with active investors, mentors-in-residence, and fellow founders. The current cohort ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186392

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Business Development in Rural Communities

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit corporations and IHEs to promote business development in rural communities. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for programs that provide services to new customers or new servic...

GrantWatch ID#: 170336

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support Operations and Services During the COVID-19 Crisis

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA businesses to maintain operations and services during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended for applicants facing immediate financial pressure due to the pandemic. Priority will be given to entrepreneurs of color, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189283

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Minority Fashion Designers for Support in the Wake ...

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International eligible entrepreneurs for support in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to enable minority fashion designers to expand their business. Eligible applicants are BIPOC designers with independ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190640

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits to Develop an Onli...

Deadline 08/03/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, for-profits, and individuals to compete for a prize to develop an online application that connects users during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Successful applicants will design an advanced web ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190863

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Enhance Undergraduate STEM Lear...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Funding is intended for evidence-based and evidence-generating approaches to understand and improve STEM learning and learning environments, imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Sof...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and international nonprofit and for-profit organizations, government agencies, colleges and universities, laboratories, and hospitals for activities that advance computer technology. Funding is intended to support projects that further biomedical...

GrantWatch ID#: 186430

Grants to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, IHE, Faith-Based, Community, or Tribal Organization t...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grant to a USA nonprofit, faith-based, community, or Tribal organization, for-profit, or IHE for revision to the guides and manuals that increase safety in the criminal justice system. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complet...

GrantWatch ID#: 190791

Cooperative Agreements to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, For-Profits, Nonprofit...

Deadline 10/06/20 LOI Date: 08/04/20

Cooperative agreements to USA, Canada, and International individuals, for-profits, nonprofits, government entities, and educational institutions to develop energy-conserving water treatment technologies. Applicants must submit a preliminary application prior to submitt...

GrantWatch ID#: 191300

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individual Journalists for Health Care Information...

Deadline 08/05/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations and individual journalists for health care information initiatives. Funding is intended to support documentary films and related public engagement campaigns, educational activities for health reporters, and health re...

GrantWatch ID#: 172656

Grants to Illinois Businesses in Eligible Areas for Property Improvements in Commercial Corr...

Deadline 08/14/20 Conference Date: 08/05/20

Grants to Illinois small businesses in eligible regions to reimburse costs related to permanent building improvement projects in designated corridors of commerce. Funding is intended to support projects associated with business properties and multi-tenant properties in...

GrantWatch ID#: 176275

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Educational, Research, and For-Profit Entities, Age...

Deadline 08/06/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International educational, research, and for-profit entities, agencies, and consultants to explore the economic and scientific benefits of wastewater distribution systems. Funding is intended to support research related to in...

GrantWatch ID#: 190255

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Pro...

Deadline 09/22/20 LOI Date: 08/06/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, and government units and agencies for pilot projects that develop technology to be used in scientific exploration. Funding is intended to support activities that advance technological ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191350

Tax Credits to USA Businesses to Encourage Relocation to California

Deadline 08/17/20 Conference Date: 08/06/20

Income tax credits to USA businesses to encourage business expansion and relocation to California. The purpose of this program is to support employment and economic development in the State of California. This program is open to businesses of any size that want to stay...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343

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, applican...

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 ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 188834

Cooperative Agreements to USA Organizations and Care Providers to Serve Unaccompanied Refuge...

Deadline 08/10/20

Cooperative agreements to USA community and faith-based organizations and care providers to support shelter and welfare services for unaccompanied refugee children. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is int...

GrantWatch ID#: 173194

Cooperative Agreements to USA Care Providers and Organizations to Provide Mental Health Serv...

Deadline 08/10/20

Cooperative agreements to USA care providers and community and faith-based organizations to provide residential mental health services for unaccompanied immigrant children. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 173195

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Eligible Entrepreneurs to Benefit Businesses and Nonprofit...

Deadline 08/10/20

Grants and in-kind support to USA eligible entrepreneurs to benefit businesses and nonprofit organizations impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Funding is intended for female entrepreneurs to strengthen neighborhoods and cities. Funding is also intended to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188950

Grants to USA Organizations and Railroad Carriers for Mental Health Outreach Programs

Deadline 08/10/20

Grants to USA organizations and railroad carriers for outreach projects related to mental health. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support partnerships between organizations focused on s...

GrantWatch ID#: 190475

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, or IHE to Coordinate Resources for Law...

Deadline 08/10/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, for-profit, or IHE to coordinate training and resources for state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 191163

Grants to USA IHEs, Institutions, Agencies, Corporations and Individuals for Agricultural Ed...

Deadline 08/13/20

Grants to USA IHEs, research institutions, laboratories, agencies, corporations, organizations, and individuals for agricultural research and education programs, including programs addressing the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Required registrations may take two...

GrantWatch ID#: 183747

Grants to Illinois Childcare Centers to Alleviate the Adverse Financial Impact of the COVID-...

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants to Illinois childcare centers to alleviate the adverse financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are required to obtain a DUNS number in order to apply. The purpose of the funding is to support the economic health of child care provider...

GrantWatch ID#: 191399

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, IHEs, Organizations, and Agencies for R...

Deadline 10/19/20 LOI Date: 08/17/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, IHEs, commercial organizations, and state, local, and tribal governments for research projects related to climate systems and climate change. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 184224
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Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on Fe...

Deadline 08/17/20

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, state, local, and tribal governments, IHEs, small businesses, and school districts for research on federal community development and housing programs. Applicants are advised that required registratio...

GrantWatch ID#: 190569

Executive Training for USA Business and Community Leaders in Multiple States to Address Loca...

Deadline 08/18/20

Opportunity for Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee individuals to participate in an executive leadership training program. The program offers business and community leaders an opportunity to network, enhance their kno...

GrantWatch ID#: 183806

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Share Innovative and Unique Ide...

Deadline 08/24/20

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to attend a multidisciplinary conference centered around the sharing of innovative ideas. Fellows represent a broad range of fields, and may include, but are not limited to, entrepreneurs, scientists, human righ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173665

Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Practicing artists must be able to demonst...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958

Grants to USA Businesses and Individual Food Producers to Mitigate the Financial Impacts of ...

Deadline 08/28/20

Grants to USA legal entities and individual food producers to address the financial impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to mitigate significant price declines and market supply chain disruptions. Eligible commodities include special...

GrantWatch ID#: 189985
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Fellowships to USA Native Artists for Support to Start or Expand an Arts Enterprise

Deadline 08/31/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA Native artists for support to start or expand an arts enterprise. The program offers extended networking opportunities, technical support, professional development guidance, a base of working capital, and access to new market options. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174427
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists for Native American Arts and Cultural Proj...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses for Native American arts and cultural projects and programs. Funding is intended to support activities, education, and projects related to the culture of the Osage Nation. Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support Business Expansion

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants and in-kind grants USA businesses to support business expansion. Funding is intended to help small business owners build their businesses. Applicants must describe how they overcame a past business challenge or how they are addressing a current challenge. Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 186116

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Female Artists for Participation in an Arts-Based Re...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual female artists for participation in an arts-based residency program. Funding is intended to support a residency that encourages artists to create new work in a range of artistic disciplines. Preference is given to art...

GrantWatch ID#: 190591

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions for Re...

Deadline 09/02/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, government agencies, libraries, schools, and school districts in eligible regions for recycling and waste reduction initiatives. Funding may be used for source reduction activities, purchasing collec...

GrantWatch ID#: 155247
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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual and Prize to an Organization to Recogniz...

Deadline 09/02/20

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual and prize to an organization, government entity, or company to recognize contributions to benefit people with disabilities. The program is intended to reward the outstanding contributions of applicants that promote in...

GrantWatch ID#: 189614

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 inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701

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 wee...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, IHEs, and For-Profits for the Removal of Waste in Marine...

Deadline 12/04/20 LOI Date: 09/04/20

Grants to USA and territories agencies, nonprofits, IHEs, and commercial organizations for the assessment, prevention, and removal of waste and debris in marine environments. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Applicants are advised that...

GrantWatch ID#: 148236
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Cooperative Agreements to USA Care Providers and Organizations to Serve Foreign Children and...

Deadline 09/04/20

Cooperative agreements to USA care providers and community and faith-based organizations to provide foster care services for foreign youth. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Applicants may apply to provide Long Te...

GrantWatch ID#: 173191

Opportunity for USA Entrepreneurs, Inventors, and Startups to Participate in a Competition to...

Deadline 09/04/20

Opportunity for USA entrepreneurs, inventors, and startups to participate in a competition to pitch personal wellness products and technologies. The program will allow ten entrepreneurs to participate in the pitch day, with one prize winner given the opportunity to par...

GrantWatch ID#: 191359

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for Collaborative Mathematics and ...

Deadline 09/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for collaborative mathematics and statistics research projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to help research...

GrantWatch ID#: 175936

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit and Commercial Publishers to Produce Scho...

Deadline 12/15/20 LOI Date: 09/15/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and commercial publishers to help produce and translate scholarly manuscripts. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Grant funds may be used to cover image acqu...

GrantWatch ID#: 173002
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Strengthen Communities

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to strengthen communities. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of art, justice, leadership, and media and storytelling. Requests will be accepted from applicants ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174707
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Eligible Small Businesses to Mitigate the Negative ...

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International eligible small businesses to mitigate the negative impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to help cover business expenses and create and maintain safe, healthy, and sustainable work environments in re...

GrantWatch ID#: 191044

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Faith-Based Institutions, and For-Profits ...

Deadline 09/18/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, faith-based institutions, and for-profits in eligible locations for mental health programs to benefit local residents. Applicants must provide programming addressing developmental disabilities, s...

GrantWatch ID#: 182453
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Cooperative Agreements to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, IHEs, Tribes, For-Profits, and Planning ...

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreements to USA government agencies, nonprofits, IHEs, Tribes and tribal authorities, for-profits, and planning entities to improve public housing programs and policies. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete...

GrantWatch ID#: 172992
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Small Businesses, and Agencies to Provide Childcare for Children f...

Deadline 09/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, small businesses, faith-based and community-based organizations, government agencies, IHES, and school districts to provide childcare for children from low-income families. Applicants are advised that required regis...

GrantWatch ID#: 173703