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Illinois Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  145 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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Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA preK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to strengthen the applicants' teaching practice and to assist them in meeting their students’ needs. Grants can be used for an unlimited varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177420

In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Schools and Colleges to Improve Classroom Space to...

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants in the form of in-kind donations and services valued at $67,000 to USA, Territories, Canada, and Mexico schools serving grades six through twelve, as well as colleges and universities, to use their physical classroom spaces to advance learning in new and important ways. Eligible academic institutions are those that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178075

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 03/17/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Strengthen Communities through t...

Deadline 02/27/18 LOI Date: 02/06/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for a broad range of arts projects that will enhance local communities. It is strongly recommended that applicants create or renew the required registrations by January 24 and complete the registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178743
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits for STEM and Public Safety Education in Eligible ...

Deadline 04/16/18 LOI Date: 02/02/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and international nonprofits to provide funding for public safety and STEM education in eligible locations in Illinois, Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Utah, Colorado, California, and Washington. An inquiry form is due by February 2, 2018. Funding is intended for programs that advance public safet...

GrantWatch ID#: 179995

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Support and Education of Immigrants ...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs that provide basic needs, protection, and education of individuals and families who have been forced to flee their country of origin. Funding will be awarded to programs that provide counseling, training, support, education, safety, and financial as...

GrantWatch ID#: 182665

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages infancy through 7 years. Programs may focus on the three general areas of welfare, early childhood play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for the areas of education and training, recreation and community activities, young adults and adults, technological equipment, sensory equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Assist Disadvantaged and Underserved Populations

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that help disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. Funding will be provided for programs focusing on the following areas, with an emphasis on programs that promote personal growth and community development: Youth...

GrantWatch ID#: 161767

Grants to Illinois PreK-12 Teachers for Field Trips Related to Natural Resources Education

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $500 per teacher to Illinois PreK-12 teachers, including home-schooling teachers, to take students on biodiversity-themed field trips. Priority will be given to single-day field trips in outdoor settings. Field trips must be for the purpose of learning about an aspect of the state’s biodiversity. “B...

GrantWatch ID#: 176792

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits, Schools, and Artists in Eligible Counties for Arts En...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $5,000 to Illinois and Iowa individual artists, nonprofit organizations, and K-12 schools for local arts enrichment programming in the Quad Cities region. Eligible counties include Rock Island, Henry, Mercer counties in Illinois; and Scott, Clinton, and Muscatine counties in Iowa....

GrantWatch ID#: 176793

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Optics and Photonics Educational Prog...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants 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 must specifically focus on raising awareness about, and interest in, optics and photonics. Applications a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178050

Grants to Missouri and Illinois K-12 Schools in the St. Louis Area to Inspire Student Learni...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Missouri and Illinois public, private, and charter schools in the St. Louis area for creative classroom projects that prepare students for a technology-rich future. Priority is given to projects that motivate teachers, engage students, and generate enthusiasm and excitement for learning. Project proposals may ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178214

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060
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Grants to Chicago, Illinois Arts and Cultural Nonprofits for Projects and General Operations

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 01/31/18

Grants to Chicago, Illinois nonprofit arts and cultural organizations to support general operations and specific projects. This program seeks to promote financial stability and artistic excellence within Chicago’s cultural sector. This program emphasizes community engagement, collaboration, innovation, and diversity. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 140270

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional ...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training, the development of library leaders and faculty, and continuing education and recruitment for employees. An LOI is due February 1, 2018. Applicants should register online at least t...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to DeKalb County, Illinois Nonprofits for Youth-Oriented Projects in Arts, Education,...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to DeKalb County, Illinois nonprofits for youth-oriented projects. Youth must be involved in project development or implementation. Projects may fall in the areas of arts and culture, environment and animal welfare, community development, education, or health and human services. The project must ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163056

Grants to Chicago, Illinois Nonprofits for Human Services, Education, and Conservation Progr...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in the greater Chicago area for programs that benefit local residents. The Foundation is especially interested in funding programs related to education, conservation, and human services. The main focus is education at every level, with an emphasis on higher educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 163397

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809

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

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers who are affiliated with a college, university, school district, nonprofit research facility, or nonprofit cultural institution for small research projects to improve education. Applicants must have earned a doctorate degree in an academic discipline or p...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Award to a USA K-12 Educator for Excellence in Educational Technology

Deadline 02/01/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA K-12 formal or informal educator to recognize the outstanding development and delivery or an educational technology program. Priority will be given to programs focusing on aerospace or aeronautics. Applicants must demonstrate how their programs ultimately benefit the students in a school or organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 177360

Grants to Decatur Area, Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Arts Events and...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Decatur Area, Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and IHEs for arts events and educational arts opportunities. Priority will be given to programs benefitting underserved communities. Programs may take place in Macon County, and the communities of Assumption, Clinton, Moweaqua, Pana and...

GrantWatch ID#: 179895

In-Kind Donations to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Neighborhood Beautification and Community ...

Deadline 02/02/18

In-kind grants valued at $3,500 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support horticulture education and neighborhood beautification through community gardens. Winners will receive tools and gift cards in support of their project. Applications are invited from organizations demonstrating a commitment to the long-ter...

GrantWatch ID#: 179664

Grants to International and USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for STEM Educatio...

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 02/02/18

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to International and USA nonprofits and government agencies, including schools, in multiple states for programs that promote success in STEM subjects. Applicants must first contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Programs will focus on studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171
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Grants to Ogle County, Illinois Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Schools to Recycle an...

Deadline 02/07/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $2,000 to Ogle County, Illinois nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, libraries, schools, and school districts to address recycling and waste reduction. Projects may include source reduction activities, purchasing collection containers and recycling equipment, or promoting waste reductio...

GrantWatch ID#: 155247
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Investments in USA, Canada, and International Startups to Launch Innovative Technology Ventur...

Deadline 02/07/18

Funding opportunities for USA, Canada, and International startups at any stage to help launch innovative technology ventures. Companies that provide products and/or services in the following sectors are eligible: health, media and entertainment, finance, education, eGov/Smart Cities, logistics, and hospitality/travel. C...

GrantWatch ID#: 165172
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Grants to Morton Area, Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects Related to Education, F...

Deadline 03/09/18 Conference Date: 02/07/18

Grants to Morton area, Illinois nonprofits and government units to assist with projects related to parks and recreation, fine arts, education, library services, and community services. Funding is intended to advance one or more of the following objectives: 1) Address and help resolve important existing or emerging comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 152452
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Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipment, and Upgrade Technology

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA K-12 public schools, charter schools, and nonprofit parent-teacher groups to enhance school resources and facilities. Funding may be requested for technology upgrades, facility renovations, tools for STEM programs, and safety improvements. Preference will be given to requests tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176770
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States and Puerto Rico for Health Access, Prevention, an...

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states and Puerto Rico for health and wellness programs that increase access to healthcare and promote healthy lifestyles. Eligible proposals will address substance abuse, healthcare access for underserved populations, the health needs of the elderly, early childhood an...

GrantWatch ID#: 177685
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Grants to USA Youth Ages 5-25, Schools, IHEs, and Organizations for Youth Programs that Addr...

Deadline 02/12/18

Grants of $400 to USA youth ages 5-25 and grants of $1,000 to USA schools, IHEs, and organizations for projects that help stop childhood hunger. Additional Sustainability grants are also available for $400 to continue current work in this area. Projects should take place on Global Youth Service Day, April 20-22, 2018, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177973

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states for a range of programs that benefit local communities where the funding source operates. The funding source concentrates its community support the priority areas of conservation and the environment, early childhood education (birth to five years), empowe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174648
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community Se...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, School Districts, Agencies, and IHEs for Community Garden and Green...

Deadline 02/19/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofits, school districts, agencies, and institutions of higher education for community garden and green-space projects. Funding is intended to support community outreach initiatives that bring the benefits of gardens and green spaces to more neighborhoods, schools, and communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179169
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Grants to Illinois Public Schools and Educational Nonprofits for Hands-On Wind Energy Programs

Deadline 02/22/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to Illinois K-12 public schools and nonprofits 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 turbines at Ill...

GrantWatch ID#: 177758
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Grants to Illinois Elementary, Middle, and High Schools to Set Up Solar Energy Systems in the...

Deadline 02/22/18

Grants of up to $6,700 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. Grants will turn K-12 school bu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177912
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Municipalities for Community Programs to Imp...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and municipal institutions for community-based programs providing innovative approaches to improving cardiovascular health. Eligible programs are those that meet the following five key criteria: 1. Address patient cardiovascu...

GrantWatch ID#: 165178
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Awards to USA PreK-12 Educators and School Staff for Innovative and Inspiring Teaching Methods

Deadline 02/28/18

Awards to USA PreK-12 classroom teachers, school staff, and homeschool educators who demonstrate innovative educational methods. These awards are intended to recognize teachers who inspire their students to challenge the rules and take risks, who demonstrate how to be collaborative and empathetic, and teach the value of le...

GrantWatch ID#: 177403
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Improving PreK-12 Learning through T...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in technology implementation efforts within schools. Please note that this award is designated for individuals who are not PreK-12 teachers, but are otherwise involved in PreK-12 education. Award judges will use the followi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178141
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-12 Teacher for Use of Technology to Enhance Le...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-12 teacher to recognize the outstanding implementation of technology as a means to enhance learning. This award will be given to an individual who can demonstrate successful lessons and a passion for teaching. Award judges will use the following selection c...

GrantWatch ID#: 178179

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Young Educator for Using Technology to Enhance Lear...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International educator (age 35 or younger) to recognize outstanding work to enhance education through the implementation of technology. The selected recipient will have made a notable impact on education, and actively shares ideas and uses his or her professional learning network ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178180

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Policy for the Use of Tech...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding commitment to promoting the use of technology in education. The selected recipient will have demonstrated policy advocacy at the international, regional, state, or local level. Nominations are encouraged for those who are passionat...

GrantWatch ID#: 178181

Award to a USA, Canada, or International School System for the Use of Technology to Enhance ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International school system to recognize the outstanding use of technology to enhance education. Nominees can be organizations such as school boards, educational organizations, school districts, and secretariat of education. This award category has two areas of focus: - Widesp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178182
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-2 Teacher for Innovative Uses of Technology in...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-2 teacher to recognize efforts to enhance education by bringing technology into the classroom. The selected awardee will have demonstrated a passion for education and active engagement of students in innovative learning projects. Award judges will use the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178183
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Benefit Individuals, Families, and the Environ...

Deadline 04/30/18 LOI Date: 02/28/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for projects that benefit individuals, families, and communities in eligible states. Letters of Intent are due February 28, 2018. Focus areas include life-long education, cultural enrichment, basic needs, disaster relief, environmental stewardship, and programs that remove barriers to opportunities...

GrantWatch ID#: 182115
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofits for efforts to create policy changes that will improve the lives of Latin Americans. The funding source has identified the following three program areas in which focused, expert research and innovation have the potential to make significant positive impact: - Democratic Gover...

GrantWatch ID#: 173581
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Grants to DeKalb County, Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit the Loc...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to DeKalb County, Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, colleges, and universities to benefit the local community in a broad range of areas. Applicants request $25,000 or more are required to contact program staff by February 1. All applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program s...

GrantWatch ID#: 173708
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Help Children with Tourette Syndrome

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to meet the needs of children who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome. The award process incorporates significant flexibility in order to consider a broad range of programs. Please note that all requests must be consistent with the mission of the Foundation: “To he...

GrantWatch ID#: 174462
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Grants to Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Healt...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois, Iowa, Colorado, and Oklahoma nonprofits, schools, and agencies for programs that support innovation and equity in healthcare, efforts to recruit and retain a high-quality healthcare workforce, as well as novel approaches to positively address the social determinants of health. The fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179968