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Illinois Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  164 Preschool Grants for Illinois.

Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Municipalities for Community Programs to Imp...

Deadline 02/21/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and municipal institutions for community-based programs to improve cardiovascular health. Funding is primarily intended to support organizations that have not previously received support through this program. CCH-funded programs use...

GrantWatch ID#: 165178

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Host Professional Development Opportu...

Deadline 03/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to host humanities programming for K-12 teachers during the upcoming summer term. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Programming includes seminars and institutes that support the professional d...

GrantWatch ID#: 178151

Grants to USA State Agencies for School Nutrition Initiatives

Deadline 04/03/20 LOI Date: 02/21/20

Grants to USA state government agencies for school nutrition initiatives. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to build State capacity and sustainable infrastructure to dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 188122
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Grants to USA Parents and Parent Groups in Multiple States for Physical Activity and Nutritio...

Deadline 04/03/20 Conference Date: 02/19/20

Grants to USA parents and parent groups in eligible states for physical activity and nutrition initiatives in K-12 schools. Funding is intended to support parent-led programs and projects that encourage physical activity or healthy eating habits, while promoting students’ social emotional learning and engaging parents in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185280

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States for Adult Education

Deadline 02/20/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, K-12 public and private schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries who provide literacy programs in states where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for organizations that provide education service to adults in one of the foll...

GrantWatch ID#: 167825

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States to Promote Literac...

Deadline 02/20/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, K-12 public and private schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries in states where the funding source has a business presence for services and programs that promote education and literacy for adults and children. Funding is intended for adult education i...

GrantWatch ID#: 167826

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries in Eligible Regions for PreK-12 Summer Lite...

Deadline 02/20/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and libraries in eligible regions to implement or expand summer reading programs. Eligible organizations will serve residents of and be located in the Funding Source's area of service. Funding is intended for programs that target Pre-K-12th grade students, below grade level r...

GrantWatch ID#: 167827

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Promote Recreation and Nutrition

Deadline 04/03/20 Conference Date: 02/20/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA K-12 schools for projects and initiatives that support recreational activities and nutrition-based programming. Funding is intended to help schools promote healthy choices, and to increase physical activity and nutrition initiatives while promoting students’ social emotional learning. Award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179725

In-Kind Grants of Creative and Marketing Services to USA, Canada, and International Social E...

Deadline 02/21/20

In-kind grants of creative and marketing services to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit, educational, and faith-based organizations and social enterprises to improve communications and marketing. The goal of the program is to help organizations strengthen their marketing and branding efforts through branding developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 174265
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Grants to USA School Districts in Eligible Rural Counties for STEM Education Programs

Deadline 04/01/20 Conference Date: 02/21/20

Grants of $15,000 to USA public K-12 school districts in eligible regions to support new and existing STEM programs. Applicants must be nominated by local farmers to participate. Funding is intended for programs that increase interest or improve learning and instruction in science, technology, engineering and math. The pur...

GrantWatch ID#: 178842

Grants to Illinois K-12 Public Schools and Educational Nonprofits for Hands-On Wind Energy P...

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to Illinois K-12 public schools and nonprofit organizations providing educational services for hands-on wind energy programs. Funding is intended to teach students about math, science, technology, and the environment in an experiential way. Specifically, funding is provided to install 1-5 kW wind tu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177758

Grants to Illinois Elementary, Middle, and High Schools to Set Up Solar Energy Systems in the...

Deadline 02/25/20

Grants of up to $6,500 to Illinois elementary, middle, and high schools to cover the costs of purchasing and setting up solar energy systems for their school buildings. Funding is intended to enable public and private school students to witness how solar light is converted into electricity.

GrantWatch ID#: 177912

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Educational Research Projects

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for high-quality, innovative research to improve educational practice. Funding is intended for research projects that span the life course from early childhood to adult learning, as well as those that focus on contexts outside of school. In this program, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158435

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Educational Programs

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, including (but not limited to) science centers, K-12 schools, and universities for STEM education outreach programs. Proposed programs and activities should focus on raising awareness about, and interest in, optics and photonics.

GrantWatch ID#: 178050

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for STEM Educatio...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries for K-12 general and STEM education programs in eligible regions. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply.

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Address the Needs of Underserved Populati...

Deadline 02/28/20

In-kind donations to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. The program provides computer donations in order to help organizations provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. Eligible organizations deliver necessary a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435

Grants to USA Organizations for Programs to Promote Understanding of Farmer's Cooperatives

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants to USA organizations in eligible states for programs and projects to educate the public on the value of agricultural cooperatives through practical experience, professional development, and educational opportunities. Special consideration is given to programs that teach middle, high school and college students about...

GrantWatch ID#: 178697

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Programs that Benefit Lo...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit and faith-based organizations, and government agencies in eligible counties for new or established projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for activities within the focus areas of environment, youth, education, and health and wellness. Programs must benefit residents of McL...

GrantWatch ID#: 179301

Grants to Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Healt...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois, Iowa, Colorado, and Oklahoma nonprofits, schools, and agencies for programs that advance the health of all residents. Funding is intended to support program priorities, including innovations in health, social determinants of health, and the development of healthcare workforce. TCI's mis...

GrantWatch ID#: 179968

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs in Eligible Regions for Music Prog...

Deadline 02/28/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit and religious organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and schools for innovative music projects and programs that benefit students in eligible counties. Funding is intended to provide creative music experiences for students in kindergarten through grade 12 in DeWitt, McLean, Logan, or Livings...

GrantWatch ID#: 184642

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen Communities, Promote Education, and Protect the Envir...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that strengthen local communities, promote education, and protect the environment. The Foundation seeks to improve the lives of a diverse spectrum of people in need of assistance through projects that enrich groups and organizations, and simultaneously ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 166044

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit the Community in Eligi...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, colleges, and universities in eligible regions to benefit the community in a broad range of areas. Applicants requesting $25,000 or more are required to contact program in advance of submitting an application. Programs should benefit residents of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173708

Awards to USA Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise Educa...

Deadline 03/01/20

Awards of $7,500 and one award of $15,000 to recognize outstanding USA K-12 and college educators who have brought creativity and passion to their classrooms as they teach students about entrepreneurship and the free enterprise system. These awards will be given to teachers at the elementary, junior high school, high scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 177419

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects in the Areas of Education, Healthcare, Social Services,...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, healthcare, civic and culture, and the environment.

GrantWatch ID#: 179983

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Youth Arts Education and Community Arts ...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants averaging $350 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, schools, and churches for community arts programs and services. Funding is intended to support youth arts education, arts services, community arts programs, and leadership training in order to enhance the capacity and strength of arts organizations over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185467

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Government Entities to Promote the P...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International human service or educational nonprofit organizations and government entities for projects that expand or introduce the practice of mindful meditation in underserved populations and minorities. Eligible projects are short-term and result in clear identif...

GrantWatch ID#: 187242

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Local Governments, and Native American Organizations to Benefit Na...

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants ranging from $150 to $10,000 to Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties and to USA Native American organizations for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activities, the arts, educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to Wisconsin and Illinois Nonprofits to Benefit Women and Girls in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Wisconsin and Illinois nonprofits in eligible areas for projects that benefit and address the unmet needs of women and girls. Focus areas include economic opportunity, health and stability, safety and security, and leadership. Eligible communities include Beloit, Brodhead, Clinton, Orfordville, Ro...

GrantWatch ID#: 147529
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Grants to USA and Canada Jewish Education-Related Institutions, Agencies, and Nonprofits for ...

Deadline 06/17/20 LOI Date: 03/03/20

Grants to USA and Canada Jewish education-related institutions, agencies, and nonprofit organizations to assist educators in developing and implementing new and innovative approaches to Jewish education. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of a full application. Funding is intended to support projects t...

GrantWatch ID#: 168592

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects to Improve Educat...

Deadline 03/03/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers who are affiliated with nonprofit organizations, colleges, universities, school districts, or research facilities, for educational research projects. Funding is intended to support field-initiated academic research studies spanning a range of disciplines...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Hospitals, and Agencies to Reduce Bicycle-Relat...

Deadline 03/03/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit and civic organizations, schools, IHEs, hospitals, public health departments, and local government agencies for activities that mitigate death and injuries resulting from bicycle accidents. Applicants must register and prequalify in the grantee portal prior to applying. Funding is intended to s...

GrantWatch ID#: 188088

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Hospitals, and Agencies for Local Accident-Pre...

Deadline 03/03/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit and civic organizations, schools, IHEs, hospitals, public health departments, and local government agencies in eligible regions for local safety programs. Applicants must register and prequalify in the grantee portal prior to applying. Funding is intended to support regional centers that are de...

GrantWatch ID#: 188090

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 03/06/20

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $20,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for projects within the focus areas of arts and culture, education, environment, health and human services, and animal welfare. Grants are available to im...

GrantWatch ID#: 168578

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Schools and IHEs for a Secure User Authenticati...

Deadline 03/10/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and institutions of higher education for user authentication software for staff and students. The grants cover hosting, licensing, support costs, and professional services associated with implementing the Multi-Factor Authentication solution.

GrantWatch ID#: 183466

Grants to USA Public School Districts to Enhance the Quality of Education at Schools Serving...

Deadline 04/24/20 Conference Date: 03/11/20

Grants to USA public school districts to enhance the quality of education at schools serving students from military families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that address academic mastery, narrowing learning gaps for students that trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 181004

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Municipalities, Schools, IHEs, and Research Institutions in E...

Deadline 03/13/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, municipalities, schools, universities, and research institutions in the West Central region and Cook County for educational programs related to smart energy consumption. Applicants must contact the Foundation before submitting an application.

GrantWatch ID#: 146257

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, Tribes, and Agencies to Address Communit...

Deadline 03/13/20

Grants to USA and territories emerging nonprofit organizations, schools and universities, tribal agencies and organizations, and government agencies for new initiatives that promote diversity, inclusion, and equity. Funding is intended to support new organizations that respond to community needs. Grantees must demonstrate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169100
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Address the Needs of Local Women

Deadline 03/13/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Illinois nonprofit organizations for projects that address the needs of women in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs in the focus areas of education, healthcare, child care, and basic necessities, such as clothing, transportation, and lodging. Programs must benefit women in Kankakee...

GrantWatch ID#: 183211
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Children, Animal Welfare, and Hum...

Deadline 03/14/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations that focus on humanitarian support, the environment, children, arts, education, and animal welfare. Preference will be given to those organizations, individuals, and initiatives that will inspire others to get involved, stand the test of time, and will be a manifestation of the Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766

Grants to Greater Rockford, Illinois Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 03/15/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofits for programs to benefit disadvantaged youth and families in the Rockford region. Funding is intended to assist children, youth, and families in Boone, Ogle, Stephenson, and Winnebago Counties. The goal of the program is to help abused, neglected and at-risk youth and their families to develop ...

GrantWatch ID#: 143546
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Foreign Language Educational Materials

Deadline 03/15/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA educational institutions and nonprofit organizations for foreign language educational materials. Applicants must contact the Funding Source prior to submitting an application. Grant funds may be used for the purchase of teaching materials and cultural items for Japanese-language courses.

GrantWatch ID#: 152885
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Awards to USA Music Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Music Education

Deadline 03/15/20

Awards to USA K-12 and college music teachers to recognize their outstanding commitment to music education and their positive impact on their students. Nominations may be submitted by teachers, students, parents, community members, administrators, and other individuals.

GrantWatch ID#: 158180
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Grants to USA Educators, Schools, and Volunteers for Physical Education and Fitness Projects

Deadline 03/15/20

Grants of up to $500 to USA schools, volunteers, and educators to improve physical fitness and educational objectives. Funding is intended for creative and innovative projects. Projects that address a specific need and that involve the sport of roller skating will be given priority consideration.

GrantWatch ID#: 177355
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 03/16/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support projects and activities that are inclusive, collaborative, and responsive to the current and developing needs of the community. Eligible organizations will serve the citizens of Stephens...

GrantWatch ID#: 183203
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and For-Profits for Early Childhood Services for At-R...

Deadline 03/23/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofits, school districts, charter schools, vocational centers, laboratory schools, and for-profits for early childhood programs for high-need and low-income families. The purpose of funding is to provide high-quality programs to three to five-year-old children who are determined to be at risk of acad...

GrantWatch ID#: 185797

Grants to Illinois Schools, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Comprehensive Early Childhood Pro...

Deadline 03/23/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofits, school districts, charter schools, vocational centers, laboratory schools, and for-profits for early childhood programs for children ages three to five who live in impoverished communities. Funding is intended for programs that include a full day of instruction, as well as dental, medical, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 185798
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and For-Profits for Comprehensive Early Childhood Ser...

Deadline 03/23/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofits, school districts, charter schools, vocational centers, laboratory schools, and for-profits for comprehensive early childhood programs for low-income children from birth through age three. Funding is intended to provide services that promote success for children at-risk of academic failure.

GrantWatch ID#: 185799
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Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions to Benefit th...

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants to Illinois and Iowa nonprofit organizations, government entities, and educational institutions for activities that benefit the community in eligible regions. Project areas include human services, economic development, education, and arts, culture, and heritage. Applicants must be located in Scott County, Iowa or Ro...

GrantWatch ID#: 179933
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Progra...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and K-12 schools to equip music programs with stringed instruments. The applicant organization must show evidence of need and a commitment to raising matching funds. Funding is intended to give children nationwide the opportunity to play high-quality stringed instruments so as to provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178727