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Illinois Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  86 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.

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

Deadline: 10/12/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual investigators for high-quality, innovative research on educational practice. Eligible projects are those that demonstrate the potential to contribute to improvements in educational practice. Fundin... GrantWatch ID#: 158435

Awards to Missouri and Illinois Educators for Outstanding Teaching in the St. Louis Area

Deadline: 09/22/17

Awards to recognize Missouri and Illinois K-12 teachers and college professors in the St. Louis metropolitan area who demonstrate excellence in their field. Recipients are nominated by the chief administrators of their school districts or educationa... GrantWatch ID#: 161596

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Programs that Promote Healing and Education for Students and At-Risk Populati...

Deadline: 09/29/17

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for music therapy and education programs that improve lives and help participants heal. Preference is given to organizations that target at-risk and underserved populations and that demonstrate... GrantWatch ID#: 175928

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Projects on Early Childhood Development and Health

Deadline: 09/29/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that focus on the development, health, education, safety, and quality of life of children, infancy through age seven. Each of the Foundation's grants is made with the ex... GrantWatch ID#: 181620

Grants to USA Pre-K-12 Teachers for Educational Arts Programming to Benefit Students Who Learn Differently

Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA educators who teach students pre-K through grade 12 to help advance innovative programs that incorporate the arts into educational programming. The goal of funding is to support programs that work to effectively use the... GrantWatch ID#: 170095

Grants to USA Schools, Community Groups, and Nature Centers for Youth Environmental Education Programs

Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and Territories schools, community groups, nature centers, or museums for projects that involve youth in environmental and conservation education. Applicants must attend a pre-application training. Projects should help ... GrantWatch ID#: 170195

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, and Documentary Fields

Deadline: 09/30/17

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and cu... GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Award to a USA School or Youth Group for an Outstanding Garden Project

Deadline: 09/30/17

Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have ... GrantWatch ID#: 173076

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Organizations to Increase Diversity in the Legal Profession

Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants to USA nonprofits and organizations for programs that promote diversity and inclusion within the legal profession. Funding is intended for special projects and events, education and outreach, and attorney development programs that focus on po... GrantWatch ID#: 174875

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth-Led Environmental Stewardship Education Projects

Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for youth-oriented projects that promote environmental stewardship. Funding is intended to support solution-oriented, youth-led projects that result in real environmental ... GrantWatch ID#: 178257

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Women, Children, and the Community of Champaign-Urbana

Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants to Illinois nonprofits for community benefit projects in the Champaign-Urbana area. Funding is specifically intended for projects in the areas of families, women, child welfare and protection, shelter, health, hunger prevention, literacy, sch... GrantWatch ID#: 179110

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Schools for Visual Arts Projects, Supplies, and Professional Development in the Quad...

Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 to Illinois and Iowa public and private schools and school districts to enhance visual arts education in the Quad Cities area. Funding is intended for, but not limited to, single projects, year-long curricula, ar... GrantWatch ID#: 179908

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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Health, Humanities, and Social Services

Deadline: 11/01/17
LOI Date: 09/30/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Illinois nonprofits in the Greater Aurora Area, the TriCities, and Kendall County for capital projects. Letters of Intent are due September 30. Funding is available for programs in the categories of the arts and humanities... GrantWatch ID#: 180275

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Education, Arts, Civic, and Social Services Programs

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in the areas in which the funding source does business for programs in the areas of education, social services, health, arts and culture, and civic activities. Priority is given to proposals for programs that be... GrantWatch ID#: 162237

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Grants to USA Elementary School Teachers for Hands-On Math and Science Projects

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA K-5 teachers for hands-on math and science projects in the classroom. Funding is intended for innovative projects that will make learning math and science fun, improve teacher instruction, and result in measurable outco... GrantWatch ID#: 169676

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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Sports and Exercise Programs

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, running clubs, and elementary and middle schools to implement structured youth running programs. The funded program may be either a start-up program or a pre-existing program. Elig... GrantWatch ID#: 171654

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators to Fund Educational Field Trips for Students in K-12 Schools

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants of up to $700 to USA teachers, educators, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of K-12 public, private, and charter schools for community service or civic projects, visits to art, science and cultural museums, career enrichment o... GrantWatch ID#: 172758

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Grants to Illinois PreK-12 Teachers for Classroom Projects that Promote Agricultural Literacy

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants of up to $300 to Illinois PreK through 12 teachers for educational projects that aim to promote agricultural literacy in the classroom. Proposed projects should focus on integrating agriculture into a variety of curriculum areas. Funding wi... GrantWatch ID#: 174275

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In-Kind Book Donations to Illinois PreK-12 Teachers to Incorporate Agricultural Lessons in the Curriculum

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants in the form of in-kind book donations valued at up to $250 to Illinois PreK-12 teachers to incorporate agricultural topics in the curriculum. Projects should focus on integrating agriculture into a variety of curriculum areas. Applications s... GrantWatch ID#: 174703

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

Deadline: 10/01/17

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 M... GrantWatch ID#: 179895

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for STEM Education, Environment, and Community Vitality Programs

Deadline: 10/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs and projects that focus on the areas of STEM education, environmental sustainability, and community safety and vitality. Priorities for each of these three focus areas are outlined in further... GrantWatch ID#: 180304

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Promote Public Appreciation of Historical Resources

Deadline: 10/05/17

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofits, IHEs, government agencies, and Native American tribes and groups to foster public engagement with the nation’s historical records. Consideration will be given to projects that promote access to the nat... GrantWatch ID#: 174204

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Domestic or International Projects Related to Education

Deadline: 10/09/17

Grants to USA nonprofits for a broad range of education projects operating inside or outside the USA with a particular interest in supporting underserved populations and the creative use of technology. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as ... GrantWatch ID#: 156301

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Grants to Chicago, Illinois Nonprofits for Arts, Culture, Humanities, and Education Programming

Deadline: 10/13/17

Grants to Chicago area, Illinois nonprofit organizations to provide quality educational, humanities, and cultural programs. Previous grants have funded science museums, high schools and institutions of higher education, hospitals, faith-based organi... GrantWatch ID#: 160275

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Women and Girls in Developing Countries

Deadline: 10/24/17

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to support grassroots efforts to empower women and girls in developing countries. Funding will support projects that assist women and girls experiencing poverty thro... GrantWatch ID#: 176461

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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible states for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. Program areas include youth environmental education, sustainable agriculture, smart g... GrantWatch ID#: 180850

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Relief, Education, Hea...

Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, ar... GrantWatch ID#: 153889

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Grants to Lake County, Illinois Teachers to Promote Agricultural Education in Grades K-12

Deadline: 11/03/17

Grants of up to $250 to Lake County, Illinois kindergarten through twelfth-grade teachers for projects that incorporate agricultural education into the curriculum. Funding will be provided for proposals such as, but not limited to, classroom lesson... GrantWatch ID#: 175036

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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Leadership, Environment, and Educational Initiatives

Deadline: 11/03/17

Grants to USA nonprofits in states where the funding source does business for programs that support K-12 and higher education, leadership development, diversity issues, and the environment. Funding is intended for program support as well as fundrais... GrantWatch ID#: 180327

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

Deadline: 11/10/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofits for museums, cultural, and performing arts programs; schools, hospitals, educational and skills training programs, and programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped; environmental and wildli... GrantWatch ID#: 174639

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Grants to USA K-5 Teachers at Low-Income Schools for Educational Arts-Based Projects

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants of up to $450 to USA elementary school teachers that serve disadvantaged students for projects that incorporate an arts and inquiry-based approach to learning. Projects should emphasize a holistic methodology that will address all learners th... GrantWatch ID#: 161847

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for American Indian Cultural Preservation, Business, and Education

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support the self-sustainment and preservation of the American Indian culture. Eligible proposals encourage American Indian business, promote education, particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate educat... GrantWatch ID#: 174514

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Grants to Illinois PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Environmental Stewardship Projects

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Illinois PreK-12 teachers, youth group leaders, and nature center personnel to engage students in hands-on environmental stewardship activities. Projects must be implemented on school grounds or other public spaces, such as... GrantWatch ID#: 175878

Grants to Elgin, Illinois Nonprofits for General Operating Support to Strengthen Organizations

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to Elgin, Illinois nonprofit organizations for general operating support to develop and expand their capacity to meet the needs of local residents. Funding will support organizations that offer service in the areas of youth, education, the en... GrantWatch ID#: 176315

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

Deadline: 04/01/18
LOI Date: 12/01/17

Grants to USA 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 by December 1. Applications are invited for the f... GrantWatch ID#: 176854

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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits and Individuals for Research to Benefit Children Ages 0-3

Deadline: 02/15/18
LOI Date: 12/01/17

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, public governmental institutions, and individuals for research projects focused on health and nutrition for infants and young children, ages 0-3. The deadline to submit a concept paper is ... GrantWatch ID#: 176904

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Grants to USA Organizations in the Great Lakes Region for Policy Change in Education, Environment, Culture, and ...

Deadline: 12/05/17

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin organizations to positively impact communities within the Great Lakes region through public policy. LOIs must be submitted six to eight weeks prior to the deadline. Program areas ... GrantWatch ID#: 180278

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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

Deadline: 01/31/18
LOI Date: 12/15/17

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, and to come together on common issues. LOIs are due by December 15. The Foundation seeks to ... GrantWatch ID#: 150593

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Nutrition Research and Education

Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, medical and educational institutions, and faith-based and community organizations for projects in nutrition. Within this area, funding is intended for projects that focus on health im... GrantWatch ID#: 179636

Grants to DuPage County, Illinois Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Health, and Human Services

Deadline: 03/02/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $20,000 to DuPage County, Illinois nonprofit organizations for projects in the areas of arts and culture, education, environment, health and human services. First-time applicants are strongly encouraged to ... GrantWatch ID#: 168578

Awards to USA Public Libraries and Schools for Outstanding Community Programs that Encourage Reading

Deadline: 04/15/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and in-kind donations of books to USA public libraries and schools to recognize outstanding work in implementing creative community-based programs. The Foundation is seeking to reward programs that encourage locals to engage ... GrantWatch ID#: 174835

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Social Welfare, Arts, Religion, and Medical Research Programs

Deadline: 05/31/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of programs and projects that aim to promote the welfare of the public. The funding source responds to requests that are deemed most appropriate to promote education, the arts... GrantWatch ID#: 180745

Grants to USA and Mexico Nonprofits to Assist Underserved Children and their Families

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA and Mexico nonprofit organizations for a broad range of high-quality programs and services that aim to improve the quality of life for underserved and underprivileged children. Funding will specifically be provided for programs focuse... GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Grants to Schools to Cover Transportation Costs for a Field Trip to a Historic Illinois Site

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to schools for financial assistance to cover transportation costs of visiting a historic site in the Quad City area of Illinois. Funding is intended to enable students to visit the site, learn about local native tribes, and expe... GrantWatch ID#: 147359

Grants to USA Youth to Support Volunteer Service Projects and Events

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA youth (up to age 19) for youth-initiated and youth-led activities addressing issues in the areas of environment, democracy and equality, health, and community. Funds will support ongoing volunteer programs and events with... GrantWatch ID#: 154295

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Strengthen American Indian Communities

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, and government agencies to benefit American Indian nations through land-related initiatives. Program areas include cultural awareness, legal reform, education, and economic opportunity. The Foundation w... GrantWatch ID#: 154595

Grants to USA and Canada PreK-9 Teachers for New Classroom Pets or Current Pet Maintenance

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $125 and in-kind grants of pet store discounts to USA and Canada preK-9 public and private school teachers to purchase classroom pets, or to help cover the costs of current pet maintenance. Funding is intended to provide children wit... GrantWatch ID#: 160107

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States for Education and Economic Development

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, schools, IHEs, faith-based organizations, and government agencies in multiple States for programs in the areas quality early childhood education, affordable housing, community development and revitalization, community servi... GrantWatch ID#: 161489

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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Human Services, Education, and Environment

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits in communities where the funding source does business for programs that benefit low- and moderate-income communities in the areas of education, human services, the environment, affordable housing, and community economic deve... GrantWatch ID#: 161525

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Grants to Kansas City Area Nonprofits for Education and Civic Engagement and to USA Nonprofits for Entrepreneursh...

Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Kansas and Missouri nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on education and/or benefiting Kansas City area residents through civic engagement. Grants are also made to USA nonprofits across the country for entrepreneur... GrantWatch ID#: 161824

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