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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Serve People Living with Paralysis

Deadline 03/16/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, tribes, and local agencies for programs that serve people living with paralysis. Funding is intended for a wide variety of services, including transportation, education, employment, recreational activities, and healthcare, which benefit individuals with paralysis, their caregivers, and their famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

Opportunity for USA Military Veterans and Reservists in Eligible Cities to Participate in a P...

Deadline 02/26/20

Opportunity for USA and Puerto Rico military veterans and current Guardsmen and reservists in eligible states and cities to participate in a leadership and professional development program. The program includes local teamwork, four in-person weekend sessions, and an online curriculum designed to prepare participants for co...

GrantWatch ID#: 186119

Grant to a USA Nonprofit to Address Mental Illness

Deadline 03/09/20

Grant to a USA private or public nonprofit entity for programs that address mental health issues. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to provide training, assistance, and resources to assist in decreasing and preventing suicide in the country.

GrantWatch ID#: 150568

Grants to USA Agencies for Athletics Programs for Current and Former Members of the Armed Ser...

Deadline 03/17/20

Grants to USA and territories, government and tribal agencies, to create quality therapeutic athletics programs serving current and former members of the armed forces who have disabilities. Funding is intended to provide individuals with athletic training that will improve their independence and quality of life.

GrantWatch ID#: 180970

Grants to USA Agencies and Healthcare Organizations for Crisis Assistance Programs

Deadline 03/23/20

Grants to USA and territories government agencies and healthcare organizations for crisis assistance programs. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take as long as six weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support initiatives that assist high-risk adults age 25 and older by preventing suici...

GrantWatch ID#: 188006
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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits to Address Homelessness in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for construction projects in eligible regions. Funding is intended to address homelessness. Projects should benefit military veterans. While consideration will be given to rural areas, higher priority will be placed on projects in large metropolitan areas with a dense v...

GrantWatch ID#: 178553
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Projects that Support Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that provide direct services to veterans and their families. Funding is intended for services such as life skills, job transition, legal support, therapy animals, homeless support, financial readiness, social support, and programs for female veterans.

GrantWatch ID#: 184725
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Psychology Projects that Address Socia...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and international graduate students and early-career researchers affiliated with qualifying nonprofits, government agencies, or institutions for innovative projects in psychology. Funding is intended to support education, intervention, and research projects that use psychology to add...

GrantWatch ID#: 178423

Scholarships to USA Military Personnel and Veterans Pursuing an Undergraduate Degree in a ST...

Deadline 04/10/20

Scholarships to USA active military personnel and Overseas Contingency Operations military veterans to support tuition or expenses of a STEM undergraduate degree program. Eligible candidates are second and-third-year students currently attending a four-year college or university.

GrantWatch ID#: 176132

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs Related to Animal Healt...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for projects and programs to assist animals and improve dental care. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to the submission of a full application. Funding is intended to support communities in the Patterson Companies service areas throughout t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178853
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes in Midwestern States to Host Performing Arts ...

Deadline 04/29/20

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes in multiple states to host performances by touring artists and ensembles. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Organizations located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 180842

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Injured Military Veterans

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and education, rehabilitation programs, shelters for the homeles...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Provide Financial Planning Services to Underserved Populations

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that offer free financial advice and services to disadvantaged populations. Funding is intended to support new or established programs, or for new financial planning elements that will enhance an existing program. In addition, the new Alexandra Armstrong Innovation Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 180319
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services that Benefit Military Members, Veterans, a...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to promote emotional healing, and to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce.

GrantWatch ID#: 182067

Grants to USA Veterans to Honor Their Service to the Country

Deadline 07/01/20

Grants of $500, $1,000, and $2,500 to USA military veterans to recognize their contribution and service to the country. Funding is intended to honor veterans and acknowledge their sacrifice on behalf of the country's security. Nominations are submitted in the form of an essay, and anyone can nominate a veteran of the U.S. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185340

Grants to USA IHEs to Provide Scholarships for Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Cybers...

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants to USA institutes of higher education to develop or continue cybersecurity scholarship programs for bachelor's and master's students. Funding is intended to develop the cybersecurity workforce in order to strengthen security for local, state, and government agencies. Scholarship recipients will commit to working fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174418

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Improve Secondary and Undergrad...

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and state and local governments to improve science and engineering technician education at the secondary school and undergraduate levels. Partnerships with other entities are encouraged, as well as proposals from institutions serving minority and other underserved populations. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174409

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Help Those in Need and Promote Multiculturali...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in communities where the funding source has a business presence to help those in need. Primary emphasis is given to organizations serving military members and their families. Consideration will also be given to organizations working to meet the needs of children and families and promot...

GrantWatch ID#: 155287
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Organizations in Multiple States for Direct Services to Low-Income ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to small nonprofit organizations in Chicago, Northeastern Pennsylvania, Baltimore, Hawaii, New York City, and San Francisco, including rural communities surrounding these areas. Funding is intended to provide direct services to low-income and vulnerable populations in the region. Fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 156133
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Grants to USA Children of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Recreat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine arts, camps, tutoring, drivers education, high school b...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741
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Grants to USA Military Personnel and Veterans in Multiple States to Assist in the Purchase o...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA veteran and military families in multiple states for financial assistance to buy a new home. Funding is intended to assist eligible families in covering the costs associated with the closing process. The funding source will assist with negotiating concessions from the seller to help towards these costs and th...

GrantWatch ID#: 157100
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Opportunity for USA Female Veterans and Military Spouses or Partners to Attend an Entreprene...

Deadline Ongoing

Opportunity for USA female veterans and female military spouses or partners to attend a small business management and entrepreneurship program. This program will equip eligible women with the skills they need to successfully develop and grow a business venture. V-WISE is operated by the Institute for Veterans and Milit...

GrantWatch ID#: 157104
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Grants to Illinois, Indiana, and Iowa Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible Regions for Educati...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to Illinois, Indiana, and Iowa nonprofits and schools in communities where the funding source does business to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Programs must be aligned with priorities in the areas of youth and education, veterans, hunger relief, and supporting diversit...

GrantWatch ID#: 159780
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935
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Intensive Business Course and Mentoring Program for USA Veterans with Disabilities

Deadline Ongoing

An intensive business course opportunity is available to USA post-9/11 military veterans with disabilities seeking to initiate an entrepreneurial venture. This program provides experiential, cutting-edge training in small business management and entrepreneurship. Programs take place at universities throughout the country. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164524
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Grants to USA Families of Military Personnel to Relieve Extreme Financial Hardship

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA families of military personnel who are experiencing extreme financial hardship. This fund is intended to assist families of military personnel who were seriously injured or killed during Operation Iraqi Freedom. The purpose of this fund is to relieve financial pressures arising from the loss o...

GrantWatch ID#: 165388
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In-Kind Grants to USA Severely Injured Veterans to Provide Low-Cost, Fully Accessible Housing

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA post 9/11 veterans who were severely injured in combat operations to provide specially adapted, custom homes. Most of the Veterans HFOT serves have sustained injuries including multiple limb amputations, partial or full paralysis, and/or severe traumatic brain injury (TBI). These fully accessible home...

GrantWatch ID#: 165485
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Grants to USA Disabled Military Veterans or Personnel for Home Construction, Modification, or...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants up to $10,000 to USA military veterans and active-duty personnel who have been disabled by military service to help cover necessary home modifications, repairs, and rehabilitation. Funds may be used to modify an existing home, offset construction costs of a newly constructed home, or pay for a third-party inspection...

GrantWatch ID#: 165702
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Grants to USA Active Military Personnel and Veterans to Support the Purchase of a House

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA military personnel (including active duty, reserve, national guard, and veterans) to cover the costs of purchasing a new home. Funding is intended to assist with the cost of a down payment and closing fees. Eligible applicants are first-time homebuyers, individuals who haven't owned a home ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166184
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Grants to USA Veterans, Service Members, and Eligible Dependents for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA military service members, veterans, or dependents who are experiencing unexpected financial difficulties. Financial difficulties must be as a result of deployment or other military-related injury or activity. This program offers financial assistance for basic needs. Expenses Eligible for P...

GrantWatch ID#: 166475
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Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "crowd". https://...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609
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Grants to USA Veterans to Construct, Purchase, or Renovate Homes to Accommodate Disabilities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA military service members and veterans with disabilities who require special housing adaptations. Individuals may be entitled to a grant for the construction or purchase of an adapted home. Funding is also available for the modification of an existing home to accommodate a disability. Two grant programs ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 173865

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Lives of Military Veterans

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $25,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations and government agencies to meet the health and economic needs of veterans. Funding is intended to support organizations that provide critical services to veterans, including housing help, job training, and treatment for post-traumatic stress. Grants may be used...

GrantWatch ID#: 173867

Intensive Business Course and Mentoring Program for USA Family Members of Military Veterans

Deadline Ongoing

An intensive business course opportunity is available to USA family members of post-911 military veterans with disabilities. This program provides self-employment training and mentoring for individuals who care for veterans or active military members. Programs are available at universities in New York and Florida. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181924

In-Kind Grants of Donated Goods to USA Organizations to Support Needy and Disabled Veterans

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of donated goods and services to USA organizations for distribution programs to support homeless, low-income, and disabled veterans. The types of donated goods vary but will include vital necessities like water, health and hygiene, and clothing items for veterans from all walks of life.

GrantWatch ID#: 182024

Grants to USA Veteran-Owned Businesses for a Business Development Program

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA veteran-owned businesses for a business development program. Funding is intended to assist veterans with successful reintegration into civilian life by providing them with coaching and tools in management, marketing, financial topics, and strategic planning for sustainable business growth. Program topics will...

GrantWatch ID#: 183494
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Scholarships to USA Active Duty Military and Recently Separated Veterans for a Business Cont...

Deadline Ongoing

Scholarships to USA active duty military and recently separated veterans to attend a business continuity educational course. Funding is intended to assist veterans in a successful transition to private-sector employment in the professions of crisis management, disaster recovery, emergency response, and business continuity....

GrantWatch ID#: 184109
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Areas to Support Acti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, government entities, law enforcement agencies, fire departments, and schools in eligible states, provinces, and cities for programs that support local active members of the U.S. military, military veterans, first responders, and their families. Funding is intended to serve ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184771
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Grants to Missouri and Illinois Nonprofits in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area to Evaluate Org...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $6,000 to Missouri and Illinois nonprofits in the St. Louis Metropolitan Area for professional consultations to evaluate organizational capacity. Funding is intended to analyze the state of an organization's key capacity areas, and to improve management and governance practices. The goal of the COAR program...

GrantWatch ID#: 186191