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188 Illinois Workforce Development Grants

188 Workforce Grants for Illinois

Grants to assist veterans, youth, displaced workers, and immigrants to enter, remain and advance in the workplace. Find grants to provide programs for career education, career training, solve workforce shortage, promote workforce health and workforce development grants.

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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits that Serve Senior Citizens for Capacity Building Initiatives

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations that serve senior citizens for capacity building initiatives. Funding is intended for activities such as consulting and training that provide long-lasting improvement in the management, organizational capacity, and governance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182530

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Professional Training and Education Projects for Those Working ...

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional training and education projects that significantly focus on staff working with persons ages 65 and older. Funding is intended to increase capacity building and expand the skills and knowledge of employees in this s...

GrantWatch ID#: 192502

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Provide Career Development Opportunities for ...

Deadline 05/18/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and Native American tribal governments for professional development to support the preservation of humanities resources. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to com...

GrantWatch ID#: 181002

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, Hospital, or School of Dentistry to Create a Professional Developm...

Deadline 05/21/21

Grant to a USA nonprofit entity, hospital, or school of dentistry to create a professional development center for dental health professionals. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The goal of the program is to develop a...

GrantWatch ID#: 195150

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 to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Locations to Improve the Quality of L...

Deadline 05/10/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations to enhance the quality of life for African Americans. Funding is intended for general operational support for organizations addressing the lasting impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-...

GrantWatch ID#: 170392

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Jewish Women a...

Deadline 08/03/21 LOI Date: 05/03/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives and status of Jewish women and girls. Certain applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to applying. Focus areas include education and leadership development, hea...

GrantWatch ID#: 181273

Opportunity for USA Businesses to Participate in a Product or Service Development Program in ...

Deadline 04/30/21

Opportunity for USA startup businesses to participate in a program to test or deploy innovative prototypes or services addressing climate change issues in Alaska. Funding is intended to assist early-stage companies seeking to secure initial customers. Eligible applican...

GrantWatch ID#: 189700

Grants to USA Tribes for Occupational Rehabilitation Activities for Individuals with Disabil...

Deadline 04/22/21

Grants to USA tribal governments and organizations for occupational rehabilitation activities for individuals with disabilities. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support services th...

GrantWatch ID#: 169565

Grants and Fellowships to USA IHEs, Institutions, Agencies, Corporations, and Individuals fo...

Deadline 04/22/21

Grants and fellowships to USA IHEs, research institutions, laboratories, agencies, corporations, organizations, and individuals for agricultural research and educational programs. Applicants are advised that registrations may take up to two weeks to complete. This prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 183747

Awards to USA Researchers to Foster the Development of Drugs to Cure, Treat, and Prevent Alzh...

Deadline 07/30/21 LOI Date: 04/23/21

Awards to USA faculty members at IHEs or research centers to support the development of drugs to cure, treat, and prevent Alzheimer's disease. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to provide drug developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 182103

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, Consortium, or IHE to Plan and Administer a Fellow...

Deadline 04/23/21

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, a consortium of organizations, or an institution of higher education to plan and administer a fellowship for young community leaders in Africa. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several we...

GrantWatch ID#: 194753

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Serve Service Members, Veterans, and Military Families

Deadline 06/30/21 LOI Date: 04/23/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations to serve service members, veterans, and military families. Interested applicants must submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of behavioral hea...

GrantWatch ID#: 195343

Opportunity for USA High School Students to Participate in a Competition for Innovative Prod...

Deadline 04/26/21

Opportunity for USA high school students to participate in a competition for innovative product or business development ideas. Winners will receive up to $1,500 in funds to start or expand a business or to develop a product. Funding is intended to encourage and support...

GrantWatch ID#: 163663

Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 04/26/21

Fellowship to USA undergraduate or graduate students 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, wri...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296
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Grants to Illinois Schools and Community Organizations for Educational Enrichment Programs

Deadline 05/28/21 Conference Date: 04/26/21 LOI Date: 05/07/21

Grants to Illinois LEAs, community organizations, tribes, and other public and private entities for educational programs that improve student success. Grants may be used to support a wide range of academic enrichment programs and services during non-school hours. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 130091

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development Programs

Deadline 04/28/21

Grants to Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Minnesota, Michigan, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities. Funding is intended to promote communities that seek to achieve impactful programming and improve the local quality of life. Program area...

GrantWatch ID#: 141579

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on Issues Impacting L...

Deadline 06/01/21 LOI Date: 04/29/21

Grants of up to $25,000 per year to USA nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs to support behavioral science dissertation research that addresses issues affecting low-income and vulnerable families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may...

GrantWatch ID#: 183420

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribes, Nonprofits, and IHEs to Support Economic Development

Deadline 04/29/21

Grants to USA government agencies, tribes, nonprofit organizations, IHEs, public-private partnerships, and consortia to support economic development. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of this program is t...

GrantWatch ID#: 184394

Grants to USA Colleges and Universities to Support International Teaching Residencies

Deadline 10/15/21 Conference Date: 04/29/21

Grants to USA colleges and universities to host international scholars through residency programs. Resident scholars will primarily teach undergraduate classes in their discipline of expertise. Funding is intended to bring international representatives to enhance the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 137086

Grants to Rural Illinois Fire Agencies for Training, Organization, & Equipment Expenses

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois fire agencies to support and improve fire protection in small communities. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. Grant funds may be used for PPE, training, equipment, and materials. Eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 157455

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Teachers and Counselors to Cover the Co...

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of $500 to USA, Canada, and International teachers and counselors currently employed in public or private high schools to cover the costs associated with attending an educational conference. Applicants must register as members of the funding source organization ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164647

Scholarships to USA Caregivers and Spouses of Injured and Fallen Military Service Members

Deadline 04/30/21

Scholarships of up to $2,500 to USA caregivers and spouses of post-9/11 injured or fallen military service members for education at a trade school, college, or university. Grant funds may be used to cover tuition costs, books, and supplies. Funding is intended to assis...

GrantWatch ID#: 165044

Grant to an Illinois Nonprofit, IHE, LEA, or Agency to Provide Resources for Special Needs S...

Deadline 04/30/21

Grant to an Illinois nonprofit, IHE, agency, or LEA to provide support, technical assistance, and training to LEAs to provide suitable services for children with disabilities. Funding is intended to assist school and home teams to appropriately handle behavioral issue...

GrantWatch ID#: 171644

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of At-Risk Military Veterans

Deadline 04/30/21

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 educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Producer Organizations to Expand the Spec...

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, universities, and producer organizations to improve the market competitiveness of the agricultural industry. The purpose of the grant program is to promote access to produce that is grown locally and to s...

GrantWatch ID#: 180385

Grants to USA Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Grant funds may be used to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Affiliated Teams or Individuals for Capacity Building and P...

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations and individuals or teams affiliated with nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to develop organizational capacity. The purpose of the funding is to enhance the capabilities, skills, and knowledge within t...

GrantWatch ID#: 185361

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Educate Residents and Conduct ...

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of up to $2,600 to Illinois and Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, colleges, and universities for activities to educate residents and conduct research on environment related issues. Funding is intended to support projects that address problems re...

GrantWatch ID#: 185840

Grants to USA Judges and Court Managers for Professional Development Courses

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories court managers and full-time state court judges to take advantage of professional development opportunities. Funding enables grantees to attend courses to improve their skills, abilities, and knowledge which they may not ot...

GrantWatch ID#: 175916

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Youth, Families, Mental ...

Deadline 07/01/21 LOI Date: 05/01/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools in eligible counties for education, youth, families, mental health, and capacity building. Applicants may be required to submit a pre-application before being approved to submit a full applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 178310

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Collaborative Projects in the Fields of Arts and Culture and th...

Deadline 08/01/21 LOI Date: 05/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for collaborative projects in the fields of arts and culture and the environment. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. The purpose of funding is to encourage communication and cooperation between the A...

GrantWatch ID#: 180489

In-Kind Grants of Film Equipment and Project-Based Activities to USA Schools and Organizatio...

Deadline 05/01/21

In-kind grants of film equipment and project-based activities to USA schools and organizations serving youth in grades 8-12. The purpose of the program is to teach youth necessary skills for film production while exposing them to film industry career paths. This opport...

GrantWatch ID#: 195130

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Energy Startups to Join an Accelerator Program

Deadline 05/02/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International early-stage energy startups to join a 12-week accelerator program. Startups will form personalized mentor relationships and will gain access to an engaged support network of investors, advisors, and energy corporations. Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 195288

Awards to USA Educators to Honor Excellence in Public Education

Deadline 05/03/21

Awards of $10,000 and an award of $25,000 to USA educators, including teachers, higher education faculty and staff, and education support professionals, in recognition of excellence in teaching. The annual prize is intended to honor public school educators throughout t...

GrantWatch ID#: 151602

Scholarship Program for USA Law Enforcement Officers to Conduct Research

Deadline 05/03/21

Scholarships to USA mid-career law enforcement officers to conduct research and engage in career development opportunities. The scholarship is intended to allow participants to attend conferences, summer program sessions, and collaborative brainstorming events. Additio...

GrantWatch ID#: 183567
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Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes for Professional Develo...

Deadline 05/27/21 LOI Date: 05/03/21

Cooperative agreements to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and government and Tribal agencies for professional development and capacity building services to benefit women. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations take no less than four weeks to f...

GrantWatch ID#: 185479

Opportunity to USA Individuals Working in the Law Enforcement Sector to Participate in a Res...

Deadline 05/03/21

Opportunity to USA individuals employed in a law enforcement capacity to participate in a program that will advance the objectives of their agencies. The program provides an opportunity for law enforcement civilians to collaborate with scholars, academics, and alumni o...

GrantWatch ID#: 195026

Opportunity to USA Individuals to Participate in a Research Program Related to Law Enforcement

Deadline 05/03/21

Opportunity to USA individuals to participate in a program that promotes the law enforcement profession through research and science. The program provides an opportunity for early-career academics to interact and collaborate with mid-career police officers who are alum...

GrantWatch ID#: 195027

Grant to an Illinois LEA, IHE, Nonprofit, or Agency for Assistive Technology Training for Chi...

Deadline 05/03/21

Grant to an Illinois LEA, IHE, nonprofit, or agency to conduct statewide training and technical assistance regarding assistive technology use for children with disabilities. Applicants are advised to complete the required pre-registration well in advance of the deadlin...

GrantWatch ID#: 195285

Grants to USA Music Instructors for Professional Development, Education, and Enrichment Oppo...

Deadline 05/04/21

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories music teachers for professional development activities. Funding is intended to support private and public studies and projects to help increase the applicant's teaching and performing skills. Eligible uses of funds include ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 141213

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

Deadline 08/11/21 LOI Date: 05/04/21

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Priority will be given to research on the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The Funding Source is a...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals Holding a PhD for Projects Promoti...

Deadline 05/06/21

Fellowships of $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals holding recently awarded PhDs in the humanities or humanistic social sciences for projects promoting social justice. Fellows will receive funding for professional development. Focus areas include prob...

GrantWatch ID#: 191144
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Fellowships and In-Kind Support to USA Leaders and Activists to Protect Human Rights and Ens...

Deadline 07/23/21 LOI Date: 05/07/21

Fellowships and in-kind support to USA and territories individuals for new and existing projects to protect human rights and ensure a just and equal society. Registration and submission of the first-phase application is required prior to submission of a full applicatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 186021

In-Kind Marketing and Technology Services to USA BIPOC-Owned Small Businesses in Eligible St...

Deadline 05/07/21

In-kind support of marketing and technology services to USA Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC)-owned small businesses in eligible states. In-kind support may fall into one of the following categories: internet services and computer equipment, commercial pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 194683

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 USA Nonprofits for Programs that Assist Veterans, Service Members, and their Famil...

Deadline 05/10/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that assist veterans, military service members, and their families. Priority will be given to programs that address homelessness prevention, housing support, financial assistance, mental health, and employment. Special...

GrantWatch ID#: 193353
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Grants to USA Doctoral Candidates for Educational Research Related to STEM Policy

Deadline 05/12/21

Grants to USA doctoral candidates for educational research related to STEM practice. Funding is intended for professional development and high-level research on STEM-related educational issues through the analysis of information from extensive national or international...

GrantWatch ID#: 175917

Grants to USA IHE Faculty, Postdoctoral Researchers, and Doctoral Scholars for Educational R...

Deadline 05/12/21

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $35,000 to USA IHE faculty, postdoctoral researchers, and scholars of an equivalent level for educational research projects. Funding is intended to build research capacity and advance knowledge in education and STEM education...

GrantWatch ID#: 181934

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Professional Development Activities

Deadline 05/14/21

Grants of up to $1,500 to Illinois nonprofit and faith-based organizations, schools, and agencies in eligible counties for professional development programs, conferences, and training. Funding is intended to enable board and staff members to participate in programs tar...

GrantWatch ID#: 146454