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173 Illinois Workforce Development Grants

173 Workforce Grants for Illinois

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHE, Agencies, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Rese...

Deadline 08/26/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International academic institutions, public entities, private nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and for-profit organizations for research projects that benefit women and girls. Funding is intended for projects to study relevant ge...

GrantWatch ID#: 190644

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Equality Between Women and Men in Eligible Fiel...

Deadline 02/04/21 LOI Date: 11/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education for projects that further the careers of women in eligible fields. A letter of intent or an initial proposal may be required prior to submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 176005

Grants to USA CBOs to Facilitate Workplace Readiness for Women

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to USA community-based organizations to facilitate workplace readiness for women. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take as long as four weeks to complete. Eligible programs are those that prepare women to work in fields that traditionally h...

GrantWatch ID#: 128392

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Business Development in Rural Communities

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit corporations and IHEs to promote business development in rural communities. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for programs that provide services to new customers or new servic...

GrantWatch ID#: 170336

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Job Training Programs

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for job and career training programs and to advance educational programming. The purpose of this grant program is to create opportunities for success in higher education and employment ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189347

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Minority Fashion Designers for Support in the Wake ...

Deadline 08/03/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International eligible entrepreneurs for support in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to enable minority fashion designers to expand their business. Eligible applicants are BIPOC designers with independ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190640

Cooperative Agreement to a USA State, Local Agency, Tribe, or Nonprofit, to Provide Assistan...

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA state, local agency, Indian tribe, nonprofit, community development entity, or land clearance authority to provide technical assistance, research, and training for environmental projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations...

GrantWatch ID#: 186479

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Sof...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and international nonprofit and for-profit organizations, government agencies, colleges and universities, laboratories, and hospitals for activities that advance computer technology. Funding is intended to support projects that further biomedical...

GrantWatch ID#: 186430

Grants to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, IHE, Faith-Based, Community, or Tribal Organization t...

Deadline 08/04/20

Grant to a USA nonprofit, faith-based, community, or Tribal organization, for-profit, or IHE for revision to the guides and manuals that increase safety in the criminal justice system. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complet...

GrantWatch ID#: 190791

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and Agencies for Senior Volunteer Programs

Deadline 09/01/20 Conference Date: 08/04/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and state and local governments to create and implement community-based projects that utilize volunteer workers. Funding is intended for programs, involving volunteers ages 55 and older, within the focus ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 144701

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to the Labor Market and Quality of Life of Empl...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to apply. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, research should address social, political, economic, or psychological d...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity in the Context of the COVID-19 and ...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars to support research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protes...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588

Grants to USA Nonprofits in the Great Lakes Region for Programs Related to Racial Equity and ...

Deadline 08/05/20

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations for public policy initiatives to advance economic mobility and racial equity in the Great Lakes region. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Program ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 180278

Grants to USA Investigators for Research Related to Decision-Making in the Context of the Co...

Deadline 11/19/20 LOI Date: 08/05/20

Grants to USA investigators for research in all areas of social science that relate to decision-making. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research that addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 184900
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Cooperative Agreement to a USA Agency, Tribal Agency, Nonprofit, Hospital, or IHE to Benefit...

Deadline 09/03/20 Conference Date: 08/05/20 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA state or local government, Indian tribal government or organization, faith-based organization, community-based organization, hospital, or IHE for services that benefit caregivers of individuals with special needs. Applicants are advised t...

GrantWatch ID#: 191558

Tax Credits to USA Businesses to Encourage Relocation to California

Deadline 08/17/20 Conference Date: 08/06/20

Income tax credits to USA businesses to encourage business expansion and relocation to California. The purpose of this program is to support employment and economic development in the State of California. This program is open to businesses of any size that want to stay...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343

Loans to USA Nonprofits, Individuals, and Small Businesses to Help with Salary Expenses Due t...

Deadline 08/08/20

Loans to USA nonprofit and veteran organizations, individuals, small businesses, and Tribal businesses to assist with salary expenses and job retention in the wake of the COVID-19/Coronavirus health crisis. Loans are intended to help organizations and self-employed ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 188834

Cooperative Agreements to USA Care Providers to Serve Refugee Children

Deadline 08/10/20

Cooperative agreements to USA care providers to support secure facilities and services for refugee children. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Eligible care providers must be located in areas reasonably accessible...

GrantWatch ID#: 173192

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, or IHE to Coordinate Resources for Law...

Deadline 08/10/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, for-profit, or IHE to coordinate training and resources for state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 191163
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Grants and In-Kind Services to Illinois Individuals and Families to Prevent Homelessness

Deadline 08/10/20

Grants and in-kind services to Illinois individuals and families in eligible locations to prevent homelessness. Funding is intended for low-income residents residing in rental units that are at-risk of eviction. Financial assistance may be used for rental arrears, rent...

GrantWatch ID#: 191486

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Covid-19 Related Community Development Progr...

Deadline 08/13/20

Grants to Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Minnesota, Michigan, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities affected by Coronavirus (Covid-19) where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants requesting support for capital campaigns o...

GrantWatch ID#: 141579

Grants to USA IHEs, Institutions, Agencies, Corporations and Individuals for Agricultural Ed...

Deadline 08/13/20

Grants to USA IHEs, research institutions, laboratories, agencies, corporations, organizations, and individuals for agricultural research and education programs, including programs addressing the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Required registrations may take two...

GrantWatch ID#: 183747
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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...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 08/14/20

Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The Fellow will work remotely on a part-time basis and participate in research, wr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296

Grants to Illinois Childcare Centers to Alleviate the Adverse Financial Impact of the COVID-...

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants to Illinois childcare centers to alleviate the adverse financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are required to obtain a DUNS number in order to apply. The purpose of the funding is to support the economic health of child care provider...

GrantWatch ID#: 191399

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Provide Legal Dispute Resolution Services to State Residents

Deadline 08/17/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations that provide dispute resolution services to State residents as an alternative to the traditional legal process. Funding is intended to provide access to free, efficient, and fair conflict resolution services for those who migh...

GrantWatch ID#: 144782

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Provide Support for Free Legal Information Hotlines for Stat...

Deadline 08/17/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations to increase access to justice for residents throughout the State. Funding is intended for regional hotlines that offer free legal advice and information. Eligible uses of funding include operating costs, such as employee salar...

GrantWatch ID#: 144783

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Provide Legal Services to Low-Income Residents

Deadline 08/17/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations to assist low-income residents in hiring an attorney. Priority will be given to services that will cater to families in crisis as well as elderly residents. Funding is intended to support staff positions at legal services prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 144784

Grant or Cooperative Agreement to a USA Fair Housing Organization, Nonprofit, or Agency to P...

Deadline 08/17/20

Grant or cooperative agreement to a USA fair housing organization, nonprofit organization, government agency, or public or private entity to provide general and advanced training courses for testers. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four week...

GrantWatch ID#: 191391

Executive Training for USA Business and Community Leaders in Multiple States to Address Loca...

Deadline 08/18/20

Opportunity for Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee individuals to participate in an executive leadership training program. The program offers business and community leaders an opportunity to network, enhance their kno...

GrantWatch ID#: 183806

Grants to USA Local Governments for Projects that Enhance Justice Related Activities

Deadline 08/19/20

Grants to USA and territories local, state, and tribal agencies for activities that enhance public safety. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended to support victims, strengthen the criminal justice sy...

GrantWatch ID#: 172802

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Emergency Respon...

Deadline 08/19/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA and Puerto Rico EMS agencies, law enforcement agencies, public safety organizations, and nonprofits in eligible areas to improve emergency response capacity. Funding may be used for the purchase of life-saving equipment, support of milita...

GrantWatch ID#: 179675

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address Health Differences Linked with Economic, Social, and Env...

Deadline 08/19/20

Grants to USA public and private nonprofit organizations to address health differences that are linked with economic, social, and/or environmental disadvantages. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to six weeks to complete. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 191430
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Benefit the Community

Deadline 08/21/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that benefit the community. Funding is intended for activities that align with one of the following key areas of focus: education, empowerment, and entrepreneurship; financial literacy; ...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533
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Grants to USA Colleges and Professional Societies to Provide Educational Opportunities to IH...

Deadline 08/25/20

Grants to USA colleges, universities, and professional societies to provide educational opportunities to IHE students and K-12 education professionals. Funding is intended to address the need for additional qualified science and mathematics teachers in elementary and s...

GrantWatch ID#: 174403

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Projects to Benefit Communities

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programs and services in the areas of arts and culture, civic and community development, environment and conservation, and youth an...

GrantWatch ID#: 173985
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Fellowships to USA Descendants of Native American Tribes and Hawaii and Alaska Natives to Sh...

Deadline 08/31/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA individual members and descendants of a Native American tribe and Alaska and Hawaii Natives to sustain, preserve, and share cultural knowledge. The program will provide recipients with both financial and technical support. Recipients will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 174413
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Fellowships to USA Native Artists for Support to Start or Expand an Arts Enterprise

Deadline 08/31/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA Native artists for support to start or expand an arts enterprise. The program offers extended networking opportunities, technical support, professional development guidance, a base of working capital, and access to new market options. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174427

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for STEM Educatio...

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries for K-12 general and STEM education programs in eligible regions. Applicants must contact the funding source t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Address the Needs of Underserved Populati...

Deadline 08/31/20

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

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Schools for Children's Mental Health Initiatives

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants and in-kind support to USA schools to support mental health initiatives for children. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. Eligible applicants are schools for children in Pre-K through 12th grade and serve military families....

GrantWatch ID#: 188253
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers to Attend a Professional Development Works...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $750 to USA, Canada, and International early-career middle school and high school teachers to attend an annual literature workshop. Grant funds may be used to cover the registration fee and provide assistance with travel and accommodations. Funding is i...

GrantWatch ID#: 172250

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Organizations for Arts, Culture, Education, and Social Welfare A...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to Illinois and Iowa organizations for a range of activities to strengthen communities in eligible counties. Focus areas include arts and culture, education, and social welfare. Funding may be requested for program support, general operations, and capital projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 172859

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Improve Organizat...

Deadline 11/01/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Illinois and Iowa nonprofits and government agencies in eligible counties to improve their ability to deliver services. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to help nonprofits increase thei...

GrantWatch ID#: 173273

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Programs Related to Employment, Arts, Education, and Health

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations for programs or projects in the areas of education, arts learning, vocational training, and health care. Funding is intended for programs that seek to improve conditions for underserved and low-income communities with a specia...

GrantWatch ID#: 176449

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth Soccer Programs

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies to support soccer programs for children and youth between the ages of 5 and 18. This grant offers support for field and player equipment, registration fees, and professional development and t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182108

Competition for USA Nonprofits, Tribal Governments, and IHEs to Develop Ideas to Promote Equ...

Deadline 09/22/20 LOI Date: 09/01/20

Competition for USA nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, and IHEs to develop innovative programs that promote equity and progress for women. Applicants must register prior to submitting a full application. The goal of the program is to expand women's power and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190688

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Improve the Quality of Life for Vulner...

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to improve the quality of life for vulnerable residents. Funding is intended for general operating support and projects and initiatives in the focus areas of le...

GrantWatch ID#: 191257
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Promote Workforce Development

Deadline 09/02/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Illinois nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible areas for programs and projects that help to break the cycle of poverty for local residents. Funding is intended to provide residents with the skills required to command cons...

GrantWatch ID#: 186457