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97 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 Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Initiatives to Transform the Community

Deadline 03/21/23 LOI Date: 02/07/23

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for initiatives to transform the community. Applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to a full application. Funding is intended to support activities in one of the following focus areas:...

GrantWatch ID#: 206280

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA LEAs to Implement Infrastructure Improvements in Schools

Deadline 02/28/23

Grants and in-kind support to USA local education agencies to implement infrastructure improvements in schools. The purpose of the program is to enhance energy efficiency and indoor air quality. In addition to funding, successful applicants will receive technical assis...

GrantWatch ID#: 206917

Grants to USA SEAs, LEAs, IHEs, Agencies, Nonprofits, and For-Profits to Improve Education fo...

Deadline 02/17/23

Grants to USA and territories SEAs, LEAs, IHEs, agencies, nonprofit and for-profit organizations, and Tribes for technical assistance to improve educational services and interventions for children with certain disabilities. Applicants are advised that required registra...

GrantWatch ID#: 207211

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

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and public sector organizations including municipal and government entities, public schools, and IHEs to enhance the local quality of life in eligible areas. Applicants requesting $20,000 or more are required to submit a lette...

GrantWatch ID#: 173708

Grants to USA PreK-12 School Libraries Serving Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 02/05/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories PreK-12 school libraries to provide books to disadvantaged youth. Funding is intended to ensure that school libraries are still offering children good books to read. Applications must be connected to a specific project at ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178824

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies for PreK-12 Computer Science Educa...

Deadline 02/08/23

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to promote computer science and computational thinking educational opportunities for PreK-12 students. Funding is intended to support researcher-practitioner collaborations and research to build knowl...

GrantWatch ID#: 183161
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Awards to Illinois Educators in Eligible Areas for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of ...

Deadline 02/10/23

Awards of $1,000 to Illinois individuals in eligible locations to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of education. The awards are intended to honor education professionals who have had a positive impact on schools. The program recognizes respected individ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192653

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

Deadline 02/15/23

Grants to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states for a range of programs that benefit local communities where the funding source operates. Funding is intended to support the priority areas of health, conservation and the environment, empowering famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 174648

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Agencies, and K-12 Schools for Educational Garden Proje...

Deadline 03/01/23 Conference Date: 02/15/23

Grants of $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and K-12 public, private, and charter schools for new or existing gardening projects. Requests may be made for edible educational gardens that grow fruits, herbs, edible flowers, grains, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA Nonprofits, K-12 Schools, IHEs, and Public Libraries for Literacy Programs in E...

Deadline 02/16/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, K-12 public or private schools, colleges, universities, and public libraries for literacy programs in regions where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for programs that serve adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 167825

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries for Literacy Programs to Benefit Fami...

Deadline 02/16/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, K-12 public and private schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries in the funding source's service area for literacy programs that benefit families. Funding is intended for adult education instructio...

GrantWatch ID#: 167826

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for PreK-12 Summer Literacy Programs

Deadline 02/16/23

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and libraries in the funding source's service area to implement or expand summer reading programs. Funding is intended for programs that target Pre-K-12th grade new readers and below-grade level readers, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 167827

Grants to USA Schools for Opportunities to Experience Parks and Historic Sites

Deadline 02/17/23

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories under-resourced PreK-12 schools for opportunities to experience outdoor sites. Funding is intended to support projects with both educational and stewardship facets. The goal of the program is to hel...

GrantWatch ID#: 200725

Grants to Illinois K-12 Schools and Educational Nonprofits for Solar Energy System Installat...

Deadline 02/23/23

Grants of up to $6,400 to Illinois K-12 schools and nonprofit educational organizations to add solar energy systems to school buildings. Grantees will also receive curricular support and installation assistance. The purpose of the program is to assist teachers in instr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177912

Awards to USA PTAs to Honor and Recognize Achievements in Promoting Diversity and Inclusion

Deadline 02/26/23

Awards of $1,000 to USA state, district, council, regional, and local PTAs to honor and recognize achievements in promoting diversity and inclusion and efforts to eliminate discriminatory practices. The award is intended for PTAs that have implemented policies and init...

GrantWatch ID#: 158082

Grants to USA and Canada Jewish Education-Related Nonprofits, Institutions, and Agencies for...

Deadline 05/11/23 LOI Date: 02/27/23

Grants to USA and Canada Jewish education-related nonprofit organizations, institutions, and agencies to assist educators in developing and implementing new and innovative approaches to Jewish education. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal...

GrantWatch ID#: 168592

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 02/28/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for K-12 STEM Education Programs

Deadline 02/28/23

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for programs to advance K-12 STEM education. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Applications will be ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Music Programs for Stude...

Deadline 02/28/23

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, faith-based entities, and government agencies for innovative music projects and programs that benefit children and youth in eligible counties. Funding is intended to provide creative music education for students of all abilit...

GrantWatch ID#: 184642

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Educators for Youth Research Projects in the Enviro...

Deadline 02/28/23

Grants to USA, Canada, and International environmental educators for youth research projects in the environmental sciences. Funding is intended to support projects involving K-12 students in both formal and informal education settings, such as parks and nature centers....

GrantWatch ID#: 204579
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Church Organizations, and Schools to Address the Mental Health ...

Deadline 02/28/23

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, church organizations, and schools to address the mental health needs of K-12 students in eligible regions. Priority is given to youth-led initiatives. Funding is intended to enhance the mental health of local youth in church,...

GrantWatch ID#: 207526
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Grants and Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, IHEs, and Tribes in ...

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants and cooperative agreements to Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, agencies, K-12 schools and school systems, IHEs, and tribes for environmental education projects for youth. Applicants must...

GrantWatch ID#: 168071
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Grants to Illinois Educators and Schools to Promote Literacy in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants to Illinois individual educators and schools in eligible regions for programs to promote literacy and life-long reading. Funding is intended to support professional development for educators and literacy development opportunities for students of all ages within ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180163
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Grants to USA and Canada PreK-12 Teachers for Book Purchases to Enhance Classroom Libraries

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants of $1,000 to USA and Canada PreK-12 teachers for book purchases to enhance their classroom libraries. Grantees will choose books based on the specific needs of their students. Funding is intended for applicants dedicated to regular independent reading during cla...

GrantWatch ID#: 194170
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Grants to USA State Education Agencies for Programs to Improve Educational Services for Chil...

Deadline 03/06/23

Grants to USA and territories state education agencies for programs to improve educational services for children with disabilities. Applicants are advised to complete required registrations well in advance of the deadline. The purpose of the grant program is to support...

GrantWatch ID#: 194046
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations to Provide Art...

Deadline 03/08/23

Grants of up to $5,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, and faith-based organizations to provide arts programming in eligible regions. Eligible program types include arts education, musical and cultural activities, sculpture and visual fine arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 200580
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools Serving Eligible Areas for Arts Activitie...

Deadline 03/08/23

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, and faith-based organizations serving eligible areas for arts activities that encourage economic growth. Funding is intended to support new or existing programs. Eligible applicants are those serving indivi...

GrantWatch ID#: 200581
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools Serving Eligible Areas to Improve the W...

Deadline 03/08/23

Grants of up to $5,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, and faith-based organizations serving eligible areas for programs and services to improve the well-being of animals. Funding is intended for activities that promote the adoption and care of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 200582

Grants to USA Nonprofit, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Reduce Child Abuse Through Cross-A...

Deadline 03/13/23

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, states, tribes, IHEs, and agencies to reduce child neglect and abuse through creating active collaborations between relevant bodies. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to compl...

GrantWatch ID#: 207570
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, School Districts, and IHEs for Historical Preser...

Deadline 03/15/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, school districts, and IHEs for historical preservation activities. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of the program is to preserve sites...

GrantWatch ID#: 148843
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Progra...

Deadline 03/31/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and K-12 schools to equip music programs with musical instruments. The applicant organization must show evidence of need and a commitment to raising matching funds. The purpose of this program is to give children nationwide the opp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178727
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits for General Support and Capital Projects in Jewish Commu...

Deadline 03/31/23

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations for a wide range of projects and programs that benefit Jewish communities. Funding is intended for capital projects, general operating support, or programming. In the United States, grants will primarily support resident...

GrantWatch ID#: 180526
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Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Educational Classroom Projects Relating to Material...

Deadline 03/31/23

Grants of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers for educational classroom projects. Funding is intended to support the development and implementation of creative projects and lessons related to materials science. Eligible activities are hands-on, curriculum-based, and i...

GrantWatch ID#: 188792

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 04/01/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/23 LOI Date: 04/01/23

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Benefit Individuals, Families, and Communities

Deadline 04/14/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for projects that benefit individuals, families, and communities. Funding is intended to support general operations. Priority is given to programs and services that increase opportunity and access to employment, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182115

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 04/15/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers, jo...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants to USA Educators for Classroom and Extracurricular Programming for PreK-12 Students

Deadline 04/15/23

Grants to USA educators employed by schools and nonprofit organizations to enhance learning for PreK-12 students. Funding will support the development of extracurricular and in-class programming that improves learning and develops the abilities of children from low-inc...

GrantWatch ID#: 179739

Grants to USA State and County Farm Bureaus for K-12 Student Agricultural Literacy Programs

Deadline 04/15/23

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA state and county farm bureaus for K-12 classroom agricultural literacy projects and programs. Funding may be requested to start new or expand existing agricultural literacy programs. Priority will be given to programs that demonstrate a ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 180971

Grants to USA Educators to Enhance the Learning Experience for Students

Deadline 04/27/23

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA eligible educators to enhance the learning experience for students. Funding is intended to support project-based learning, skill development, and engaging learning experiences. Eligible applicants include teachers, specialized instructiona...

GrantWatch ID#: 189520
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Awards to USA K-12 Educators for Creative Classroom Projects

Deadline 04/28/23

Awards to USA educators for creative projects that enhance student learning. Funding must be used to further the projects within the school or school system. This program is open to principals, teachers, classified staff, and paraprofessionals in K-12 private and publi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178562

Grants to USA School and IHE Faculty and Staff and Groups for Professional Learning and Care...

Deadline 04/28/23

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA public school and IHE teachers, specialized instructional support personnel (SISP), education support professionals (ESPs), and groups of educators for professional learning and career development. Funding is intended to provide resources ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189519

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

Deadline 04/30/23

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to honor USA and territories K-12 American history teachers for excellence in the field. Nominations are welcome on behalf of educators who demonstrate commitment, leadership, and creativity, as well as effective use of sources...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 04/30/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of Coronavirus (COVID-19) related issues, human services, disaster relief, and the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Coun...

Deadline 05/01/23

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky nonprofit organizations, state and municipal organizations, and public schools in eligible counties for programs benefiting local communities. Funding is intended to support programs primarily in the areas of education, communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 129843

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Youth, Families, Mental ...

Deadline 07/01/23 LOI Date: 05/01/23

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools in eligible counties for education, youth, families, mental health, and capacity building. Applicants may be required to submit a pre-application before being approved to submit a full applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 178310

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Arts Programs

Deadline 05/01/23

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, K-12 schools, IHEs, and government agencies in eligible areas for arts events and learning experiences. A wide range of art disciplines are eligible including arts education, visual arts, theater, music, literature, ethnic an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179895
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Award to a USA School Library to Recognize Outstanding Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/05/23

Award of $5,000 a USA school library to recognize outstanding humanities programming. Eligible nominees are libraries in K-8 private and public schools. Programs areas include, but are not limited to, social studies, poetry, drama, art, music, language arts, foreign la...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Activities

Deadline 05/10/23

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for community benefit programs and projects. Funding is intended to support hospitals and schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; skills training, educational, and other programming for seniors, yo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers and College Students for Earth Science Pro...

Deadline 05/15/23

Grants of $750 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 teachers, community college faculty members, and community college students to support participation in the earth science disciplines. Awards will be made to educators and students in support of the following activi...

GrantWatch ID#: 151385
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