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118 Illinois Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants

118 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 PreK-12 LEAs to Establish or Improve Foreign Language Learning Programs for St...

Deadline 05/07/21

Grants to USA PreK-12 LEAs to develop or improve foreign language learning programs for students. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for public schools in an LEA that hosts a unit...

GrantWatch ID#: 134763

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Churches for Programs that Benefit Res...

Deadline 05/14/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and churches for programs that benefit residents in eligible regions. Programs may fall into one of the following categories: community enhancement and arts and culture, education and workforce d...

GrantWatch ID#: 195324

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Organizational Leaders of Color to Address Racial Inequity...

Deadline 06/04/21 Conference Date: 05/07/21

Grants and in-kind support to USA individuals of color to address racial inequity in the PreK-12 educational system. Funding is intended for individuals leading organizations in early stages of development. The goal of the program is to support innovative ideas to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 195781

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 05/10/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; hospitals; skills training; educational programs; programming for youth, seniors, and people who are handicapped; environmental and wildlife prote...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639
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Grants to Illinois Schools and School Districts for Educational STEAM Programming that Benef...

Deadline 06/14/21 Conference Date: 05/13/21

Grants to Illinois schools and school districts for programs that make STEAM educational programming available to low-income K-12 students. Priority will be given to programs that provide young women with hands-on experiences and programs that encourage them to enter t...

GrantWatch ID#: 195990

Scholarships to USA Educators and School Counselors for Professional Development Activities

Deadline 05/14/21

Scholarships to USA educators, school psychologists, and school counselors to participate in a professional development program. Applications are invited from professionals who are new to the field and are committed to helping gifted children from diverse backgrounds. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160187

Grants to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, Churches, and Schools for Prog...

Deadline 06/11/21 Conference Date: 05/14/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois, Iowa, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, and schools for projects and programs that benefit residents in eligible counties. Focus areas include emergency services, arts and culture, health and huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 167393

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

Deadline 05/15/21

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Governmental Institutions for Research Related to Childr...

Deadline 08/15/21 LOI Date: 05/15/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and public governmental institutions including IHEs for research projects related to the health and nutrition of young children. Applicants must submit a brief summary of the project prior to submitting a full propo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176904

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to History Education i...

Deadline 05/15/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to K-12 history education. The awardee will be honored for a specific innovation or for excellence in teaching in elementary, middle, and high schools across the United States in...

GrantWatch ID#: 180737

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers Affiliated with Nonprofits for Research...

Deadline 06/16/21 LOI Date: 05/19/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers affiliated with nonprofit organizations, IHEs, research facilities, and school districts for research projects that contribute to improvements in education. Applicants must submit an intent to apply prior to submitti...

GrantWatch ID#: 193651

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and IHEs for Student Literacy Programs

Deadline 05/20/21

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public libraries, K-12 public and private schools, and institutes of higher education in multiple states for programs that focus on student literacy. Funding is intended for organizations that provide literacy prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349

Awards to Illinois Public and Private K-12 School Staff for Outstanding Accomplishments

Deadline 05/21/21

Awards to Illinois public and private K-12 teachers, school staff, and community volunteers in recognition of exemplary service and outstanding accomplishments. Eligible educators are those who have made a positive contribution to their school district's culture and ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 142392
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects

Deadline 05/25/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 188792

In-Kind Grants of Technology to USA, Canada, and International Schools and IHEs to Improve R...

Deadline 05/27/21

In-kind grants to USA, Canada, and International schools and IHEs for technology software and support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to improve the experience of faculty, staff, and students who are learning and working from home. This ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190091
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In-Kind Grants of Campus Security Technical Services to USA, Canada, and International K-12 ...

Deadline 05/27/21

In-kind grants of software and technical support valued at up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 schools and institutions of higher education to enhance campus security with an online platform. The purpose of funding is to assist organizations with the l...

GrantWatch ID#: 194086

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research Projects Related to Children's Welfare and Parenting

Deadline 05/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research projects on topics related to children's welfare and parenting. Funding is intended for original projects that have the potential to benefit infants and children. Focus areas include parenting practices and education, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Faith-Based Organizations to Enhance the Lives of Residents

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofits and faith-based organizations in eligible areas for programs that enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for projects within the focus areas of human services, cultural arts, healthcare, and education. Eligibl...

GrantWatch ID#: 170600
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/21

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 Illinois PreK-12 Public School Educators in Eligible Regions for Special Projects ...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $750 to Illinois PreK-12 public school educators in eligible regions for special projects that benefit students. Grants will be made available statewide for educators who are struggling due to recent state budget cuts and are seeking an additional reven...

GrantWatch ID#: 145443
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Help Refugees Establish Childcare Businesses

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to assist refugees in attaining financial independence through the establishment of family childcare businesses. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several we...

GrantWatch ID#: 154967

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA and Canada PreK-9 Teachers for New Classroom Pets or Pet M...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $125 and in-kind grants of pet store discounts to USA and Canada PreK-9 teachers to teach about responsible pet care and bonding with animals. Funding is intended to offset the costs of current pet maintenance or for the purchase of new pets for the cla...

GrantWatch ID#: 160107
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Grants to Illinois Schools to Support Performing Arts Programming for K-12 Students

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to Illinois public and parochial schools in eligible locations to support performing arts programming for K-12 students. Eligible uses of funding include, but are not limited to, the purchase or rental of musical instruments, scripts, music, and related items; f...

GrantWatch ID#: 168429

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Health, and Human Services for the Unders...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for programs in the areas of human services, arts, culture, education, and healthcare for underserved populations. The Foundation is especially interested in supporting organizations that focus on child...

GrantWatch ID#: 180326

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs to Benefit Low-Income Individuals and Comm...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofits for programs to significantly assist individuals and communities impacted by poverty, particularly in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for activities focused on education at all levels, economic development, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610
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Grants to USA Educators for Professional Development Activities, Especially Those Related to...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of $2,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA eligible educators for professional development activities. Applicants are encouraged to submit proposals related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) needs or racial equity topics. Eligible applicants include teachers, specialized ins...

GrantWatch ID#: 189519
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Grants to USA Educators to Enhance the Learning Experience for Students

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of $2,000 and grants of $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, specializ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189520
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Grants to USA Educators to Meet the Needs of Students in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of $2,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA eligible educators to meet the needs of students in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to support innovative, equity-based initiatives to address learning disruptions caused by the pand...

GrantWatch ID#: 195804
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects to Improve Educat...

Deadline 06/04/21

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 research projects in the field of education. Funding is intended to support fiel...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA School Districts in Multiple States to Promote Student Heal...

Deadline 06/04/21

Grants and in-kind support to California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Texas school districts to promote student health and wellness. Program focus areas include nutrition education and food access, active play and...

GrantWatch ID#: 195754

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Schools in Multiple States to Promote Student Health and W...

Deadline 06/04/21

Grants of $1,000 and in-kind support to USA schools in multiple states to promote student health and wellness. Focus areas include physical education and active play, nutrition education and food access, and risk behavior prevention and social-emotional health programm...

GrantWatch ID#: 195762

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Enhance K-12 Meteorology Education

Deadline 06/08/21

Grants of up to $750 to USA teachers, groups, individuals, and program directors to enhance K-12 science and meteorology learning. Funding is intended to enable teachers and educators to attend workshops, purchase equipment, and expand programs to improve education for...

GrantWatch ID#: 169429

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Psychologist for Child Psychology Rese...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grant of $9,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for child psychology research projects. The purpose of the program is for research and demonstration projects that foster an understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholas...

GrantWatch ID#: 132694
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 06/15/21

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Progra...

Deadline 06/30/21

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 Texas Nonprofit Organizations to Address Community Needs

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to Texas nonprofit organizations for programs that address specific community needs. Funding is intended to promote causes that empower, educate, aid, and enrich the local community. Priority is given to programs that involve collaboration with other organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 183604

Award to a USA K-6 Teacher for Excellence in Facilitating Student Growth in Writing

Deadline 07/01/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA K-6 teacher who teaches writing to recognize excellence in facilitating student growth in writing. Applicants should demonstrate an understanding of how students improve their writing. The nominee must submit an essay detailing their beliefs o...

GrantWatch ID#: 160630
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/21 LOI Date: 07/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 07/01/21

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 and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Enhance the Lives of Chi...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits in eligible states for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding is intended for programs and projects in the focus areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given t...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Collaborative K-12 Education Programs

Deadline 08/31/21 LOI Date: 07/15/21

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593
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In-Kind Support to USA Educators for Classroom Learning Kits and Professional Development

Deadline 07/17/21

In-kind support of $2,000 to USA educators for classroom learning kits and professional development. The program is intended to provide a variety of hands-on learning systems for students in kindergarten through fifth grade to supplement in-class learning. Kits are int...

GrantWatch ID#: 194958
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Educational Institutions in Eligible Areas for Environment, Safe...

Deadline 07/23/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and accredited educational institutions in eligible areas for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Qualified applicants from the following locations are eligible to apply for fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Underserved Populations

Deadline 07/31/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois nonprofit and charitable organizations for programs that benefit underserved populations. Funding is intended for activities within the focus areas of education, health, and human services. Grants support programming and operating su...

GrantWatch ID#: 146964
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Address the Needs of Underserved Populati...

Deadline 07/31/21

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 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Education, Health, and Human Services ...

Deadline 08/01/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for education, health, and human services programming. Funding is intended to benefit underserved populations. Special consideration will be given to organizations that address the needs of children or ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 146965
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Children's and Youth Education Programs

Deadline 08/01/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs. Priority areas of funding include the environment, literacy, science, technology, engin...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Communi...

Deadline 08/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities within the Funding Source’s market areas. Organizations must request an application form from the Foundation administrator in advance of the deadline. Proposals are in...

GrantWatch ID#: 171207
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Academic Programs and Arts Education for K-12 Youth

Deadline 08/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools in eligible locations for academic and arts education programs serving K-12 youth. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit underserved populations, including minorities and girls. Priority ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/21 LOI Date: 08/01/21

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