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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve Capacity to Respond to Gender-Based Crime

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve criminal justice response to gender-based assault and domestic violence. Funding is intended to support coordinated community responses to hold offenders accountable and serve victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assau...

GrantWatch ID#: 139621

Grants to USA Tribal Governments to Respond to Violent Crimes Affecting Women

Deadline 02/26/20

Grants to USA Tribal governments to address violent crimes against women within the criminal justice system. Funding is intended to promote the coordinated efforts of tribal criminal justice systems and victim service providers to ensure victim safety and offender accountability. Funding for FY2020 is for both new and con...

GrantWatch ID#: 178039

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Crime Related Professional Development and Capacity Building Se...

Deadline 02/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional development and capacity building services in eligible areas. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed no less than four weeks prior to the application due date. Funding is intended to support technical support and training for vi...

GrantWatch ID#: 185479

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Health Care Programs that Benefit Vulnerable Popula...

Deadline 06/01/20 LOI Date: 03/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofits, government entities, and faith-based organizations for programs that improve the health and health care services of vulnerable populations. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for cutting edge, nursing-driven programs that benefit underserved population...

GrantWatch ID#: 179957

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Women and Girls

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit women and girls. The purpose of this grant program is to effect social change and promote gender equality. Grant funds may be used to support existing or new programs. Eligible applicants must work within the Jewish community.

GrantWatch ID#: 125230

Grants to USA Nonprofits for USA and International Youth Sports Exchange Programs

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for overseas exchange sports programs involving USA and international youth from eligible countries. Applicants are advised that the necessary registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that emphasize sports activities for underserved youth, i...

GrantWatch ID#: 153615

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students for Compelling Videos on the Effects of Pop...

Deadline 02/27/20

Awards ranging from $250 to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International students in grades 6 through 12 for short videos that demonstrate environmental or human welfare issues caused by population growth. Videos must focus on one of the following three global issues: Sustaining Water Systems, Ensuring Economic Opportunities, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177778

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Diabetes Advocacy, Care, and Preve...

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for programs that support diabetes prevention, patient care, and advocacy in developing countries. Funding will be broken up into two areas, interventions and focus areas. Grant support is meant for those least able to withstand the burden of disease.

GrantWatch ID#: 173487

Grants to Wisconsin and Illinois Nonprofits to Benefit Women and Girls in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/02/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Wisconsin and Illinois nonprofits in eligible areas for projects that benefit and address the unmet needs of women and girls. Focus areas include economic opportunity, health and stability, safety and security, and leadership. Eligible communities include Beloit, Brodhead, Clinton, Orfordville, Ro...

GrantWatch ID#: 147529

Grants to USA Film Directors for the Production of a Feature-Length Film

Deadline 03/06/20

Grants to USA film directors for the production of a feature-length film. Funding is intended for pre-production, production, or post-production. The director should have previously directed a dramatic feature for TV or theatrical or a feature documentary. There will also be an honorable mention grant. Ravenal Foundation G...

GrantWatch ID#: 185914

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
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Community Programs and to Address Emergency Needs in Eligi...

Deadline 03/15/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and groups in eligible regions to benefit local communities. Funding is intended to help organizations respond to a critical or emergency need, to provide seed money needed through the first year of operation, and/or to fund an event or organization that creates a significant comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 169203
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and For-Profits for Comprehensive Early Childhood Ser...

Deadline 03/23/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofits, school districts, charter schools, vocational centers, laboratory schools, and for-profits for comprehensive early childhood programs for low-income children from birth through age three. Funding is intended to provide services that promote success for children at-risk of academic failure.

GrantWatch ID#: 185799

Grants to USA Nonprofit Entities for Substance Abuse Treatment

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit entities, including IHEs, faith-based and community organizations, local and state governments, tribes, and tribal organizations, for substance abuse treatment programs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 188126
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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 Nonprofits to Provide Financial Assistance to Women in Need of Cosmetic Surgery

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to help cover the costs of eligible cosmetic surgery for women in financial need. Funding is intended to directly support medical expenses, including supplemental insurance, and expenses not covered by the patient's insurance, for women undergoing breast reconstructio...

GrantWatch ID#: 153638
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Educate the Public About Breast Surgery Options for Women

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA public, nonprofit charities that increase awareness and education about breast reconstruction surgery to women and their family members. Funding will be provided for the development and implementation of projects and programs for the purpose of educating women in the community about breast su...

GrantWatch ID#: 180809
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Grants to USA Investigators for Small Research Projects on Medical Issues Affecting Women

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of $25,000 to USA MD and PhD investigators at accredited academic institutions or nonprofit medical research institutions for short-term, small research projects related to medical issues that affect women. Funding is intended to support studies that demonstrate promise for enhancing medical care in leading women’...

GrantWatch ID#: 183486

Fellowships to USA Individuals at Eligible Academic Institutions for Research Related to Wom...

Deadline 04/06/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA individuals currently holding or pursuing an MD or PhD to carry out research related to women’s health. Research must be conducted at a U.S.-based institution. Priority research areas include, but are not limited to, female cancers, cardiovascular disease, and health concerns that primarily a...

GrantWatch ID#: 183511
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies, for Research Studies Related to H...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and for-profit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for research and evaluation efforts to improve the justice system’s response to human trafficking. Funding is intended to support research projects that have clear implications for criminal justice policy and practice in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178657

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726
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Grants to USA Women's Shelters to Prevent Domestic Violence

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA women’s shelters for activities to prevent domestic violence against women. The purpose of funding is to support grassroots organizations, programs, and shelters that address the issue of domestic violence and work to improve the lives of women and children.

GrantWatch ID#: 180872

Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Shelters to Arrange Accommodations for the Animals of Shelter Benefi...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit shelters to collaborate with local animal welfare organizations to build housing for pets belonging to shelter beneficiaries. Funding is available to build housing at the animal shelter facility which can be specifically reserved for animals whose owners are staying at the domestic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183121
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Enhance the Lives of Chi...

Deadline 07/01/20

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 to programs that benefit women and children. Support is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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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, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusive clean economy. The Foundation’s four focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits for Urban Affairs, Jewish Life, Biomedical Research, and...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of urban affairs, Jewish life, biomedical research, and education. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in order to receive an invitation to apply. The Foundation welcomes inquiries aligning with the following program areas: Urban Affair...

GrantWatch ID#: 150874
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127

Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Promote Social and Environmental Justice

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. This program supports organizations seeking to further their mission through collaboration and networking with other grassroots organizations. Priority will be given to small, community-based groups seeking to meet face-to-fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908
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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

Grants to Address the Immediate Needs of Chicago, Illinois Organizations that Benefit Women ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $7,500 to address the immediate needs of Chicago Metropolitan area, Illinois organizations and programs to benefit women and girls in local communities. Funding is intended to address critical needs in a timely manner. Eligible proposals are for exceptional cases that fall outside of the ordinary course of...

GrantWatch ID#: 161838
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Grants to USA and Israel Organizations for Social Change Projects Focusing on Health, Human ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel organizations for programs and projects that promote social justice and human rights. Funding is intended to support social change projects that specifically focus on the areas of health and mental health, human rights, educational opportunity, Jewish life, and strengthening Israeli democracy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162198

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Health Equity

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that are working to reduce health disparities and improve community health navigation. Funding is intended to enable individuals throughout the world to achieve the best possible health. The overall focus of this program is health equity, helping people overc...

GrantWatch ID#: 162315

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic, Environmental, and Social Justice Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for community programs and initiatives that promote environmental, economic, and social justice. Grants may be used for projects, general support, and collaborative efforts, as well as to build capacity for organizations working in the Foundation's areas of interest. The Foundation sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 162470

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Organizational Fundraising Events

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for fundraising event support. Funding is intended to support organizations that enhance the lives of local residents through programs in the arts, education, and women's, men's, and children's health issues. Proposals can come from both local and national nonprofits.

GrantWatch ID#: 162574

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Educational and Research Projects that Foster Financia...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and state and public colleges and universities for educational programs, research programs, or combination programs that educate underserved Americans in financial capability, financial literacy, and financial well-being. Through the General Grant Program, the FINRA Investor Educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 163638

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Creative Communit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and organizations for creative and innovative projects. Projects should involve the focus areas of leadership, film and media, and ideas that increase representation and inclusion in class, race, age, gender, religion, sexuality, and/or ability.

GrantWatch ID#: 163642

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Shelters to Accommodate the Pets of Victims of Domestic Abuse

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit shelters that provide housing for victims of domestic violence and their pets. Funding is intended for operational support or capital improvements specifically related to the maintenance and housing of pets. Grants are also given to nonprofit animal shelters that have a working relat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164603

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits for Community, Education, and Environment Programs ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for programs that provide services to low or middle-income individuals in the areas of community, education, and environment. Priority is given to nonprofits serving communities in which the funding source has a strong presence. Focus areas for funding are: Commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 164900

Grants and In-Kind Assistance to USA and International Nonprofits that Improve the Lives of ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind assistance to USA and International grassroots nonprofit organizations that work to benefit and advocate for disadvantaged children and youth. Funding is intended for small, innovative organizations that address the needs of children and youth living in poverty, discrimination, and injustice. The Fund ad...

GrantWatch ID#: 167614
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Children and Families

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide resources to vulnerable children and families. Eligible programs may provide basic needs, youth educational opportunities, assistance to victims of domestic abuse, and career training programs for at-risk youth. Only organizations and programs meeting the eligibility criteri...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Journalists for Career Advancement in the Area of N...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professional journalists for career advancement in the area of news reporting. Funding is intended for professional development activities, including conferences, workshops, security training, media development, and technical skills-building training. The goal of this grant program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173189

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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 and Canada Women Entrepreneurs to Start a Business or Grow an Existing Business

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $4,000 to USA and Canada women entrepreneurs to start a business or develop an existing business. One grant will be awarded each month. One of the 12 monthly winners will be awarded a $25,000 grant at the end of 2019. Funding is intended to help women achieve their entrepreneurial dreams.

GrantWatch ID#: 180647
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Evidence-Based Projects that Address Social Issues

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and federal, state, or local government agencies to expand the delivery of eligible evidence-based interventions addressing major social issues. Applicants must submit a letter of interest before the submission of a full proposal. Funding is intended for programs that impact policy are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182803
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Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Fight Social Injustice for Minority Populations

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA grassroots organizations for programs to strengthen minority communities against social injustice. Funding is intended to support organizations serving immigrant, Arab-American, Muslim, and Black communities, and all people of color, as well as women and LGBTQ communities. The Emergent Fund was established...

GrantWatch ID#: 184164