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40 Farming/Agriculture Grants for Illinois

Agricultural grants in economically distressed and rural communities, agriculture research, agriculture education and community agriculture projects.

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Grants to USA Researchers to Advance Careers in Scientific Research

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

Grants to USA researchers at qualified institutions for research projects related to food availability and sustainable agriculture. Institutions must submit a nomination prior to submitting a full proposal. The purpose of the program is to support opportunities for car...

GrantWatch ID#: 167764

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Agencies, and K-12 Schools for Educational Garden Proje...

Deadline 03/31/21

Grants of $3,000 to USA and territories and Canada nonprofit organizations, agencies, and K-12 public, private, and charter schools for new or existing gardening projects. Requests may be made for edible educational gardens that grow fruits, vegetables, herbs, edible f...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Grants to USA IHEs, Agencies, Research Centers, and Individuals to Promote Sustainability in...

Deadline 07/01/21 LOI Date: 03/04/21

Grants to USA IHEs, research foundations and institutions, private corporations and organizations, individuals, and agencies to promote sustainability in agriculture. Applicants must submit a letter of intent and complete required registrations prior to applying. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183691

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Educational Institutions, and Tribes for Conservation an...

Deadline 05/27/21 Conference Date: 03/04/21 LOI Date: 04/06/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, educational institutions, tribal governments, and farmer and commodity-led organizations for projects related to conservation and regenerative agriculture. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to submitting a f...

GrantWatch ID#: 194705

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Programs with a Focus on Agriculture, Community Developmen...

Deadline 04/09/21 LOI Date: 03/05/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations for projects that foster community engagement, improve the health of local residents, and develop the agricultural economy in eligible regions. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Eligible programs are those that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173650

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Research Agencies, and Edu...

Deadline 07/07/21 LOI Date: 03/10/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, educational institutions, and research agencies for research related to agriculture and food. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to submitting a full proposal. Areas of focus i...

GrantWatch ID#: 194503

Grants to Illinois Youth Clubs and Chapters for Projects to Enhance Local Communities

Deadline 03/12/21

Grants to Illinois youth clubs and chapters of agricultural organizations in the funding source's service area for projects to enhance local communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that meet community needs, offer long-term benefit, and include youth participa...

GrantWatch ID#: 168579

Grants to USA Small and Mid-Sized Farms in Multiple States for Capital Improvement Projects

Deadline 03/14/21

Grants of up to $12,000 to Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan small and mid-sized farms serving eligible areas for capital improvement projects. Funding is intended for applicants that are dedicated to sustainable farming and exhibit demonstrated needs. Eligibl...

GrantWatch ID#: 178971

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Support the Development of Food Gardens in Pu...

Deadline 03/14/21

Grants of $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible states for projects to develop food gardens in public metropolitan areas. Funding is intended to promote increased access to and awareness of locally grown, organic foods. Grants may be used either for general...

GrantWatch ID#: 194516

Grants to USA IHEs for Research to Enhance Organic Crop and Livestock Production

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants to USA universities and colleges for integrated research in identified priority areas in the organic agriculture industry. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Collaborative projects are encouraged. Projects may ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182886

Grants to USA IHEs to Enhance Education Related to Food, Agricultural, Natural Resources, and...

Deadline 03/18/21

Grants to USA colleges and universities to offer quality undergraduate and graduate degree tracks that will strengthen the country's agricultural and food-related professional and scientific workforce. Applicants should contact program staff and register with the grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 181100

Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products

Deadline 03/22/21

Grants to USA and territories agricultural producers, groups, and other eligible businesses for activities to expand the agricultural market. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to assist agricultur...

GrantWatch ID#: 172471

Opportunity to Enter a Contest for USA and Canada Nonprofits and Registered Charities to Sup...

Deadline 03/24/21

Opportunity to enter a contest for USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and registered charities in multiple states and provinces to support community gardening projects. Winners will receive $5,000 to use for the development of an organic garden. Applicants in all U...

GrantWatch ID#: 128600
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs Related to Nutrition, Children...

Deadline 05/10/21 LOI Date: 03/26/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to benefit local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs and projects in the focus areas of environmental stewardship, nutrition, and the positive deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 180276

Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improvem...

Deadline 03/31/21

Grants and loans to USA and Puerto Rico agricultural producers and small non-urban businesses for environmentally friendly energy solutions. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended for installing renew...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109

Grants to USA Educators at Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible States for Professional Agric...

Deadline 03/31/21

Grants of up to $90,000 to USA educators representing nonprofit groups, conservation agencies, and governmental agencies in eligible states for professional education in agriculture. Funding is intended for projects to train-the-trainer. Projects may address existing f...

GrantWatch ID#: 185267

Grant to an Illinois Educational Entity, Community-Based Organization, or IHE to Expand the ...

Deadline 03/31/21

Grant to an Illinois educational entity, community-based organization, or IHE to develop a statewide internship program to enhance agricultural education. Applicants must complete pre-qualification requirements and registrations prior to submitting a full application. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192996
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Farmers Associations, and Tribes for Domestic Farmworker...

Deadline 08/02/21 LOI Date: 04/01/21

Grants and loans to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, farmers and farmers associations, and tribes to provide farmworkers with off-farm housing and related facilities. Funding is intended to support costs to construct, repair, improve, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145423
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In-Kind Grants of Resources to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Environmental ...

Deadline 04/05/21

In-kind grants of cloud computing resources to USA, Canada, and International individuals affiliated with nonprofits, IHEs, government entities, or companies for projects that promote environmental sustainability. Funding is intended for projects that align with at lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 186066

Grants to USA Veterinary Residents and Graduate Students at IHEs in Eligible States for Proj...

Deadline 04/08/21

Grants of $15,000 to USA veterinary residents and graduate students at IHEs in eligible states for projects addressing sustainability in agriculture. Funding is intended for projects that enhance agricultural businesses and the quality of the environment, and improve t...

GrantWatch ID#: 185594

Grants to Illinois Educators for Activities to Promote the Environment, Wildlife Protection,...

Deadline 04/10/21

Grants of $250 to Illinois educators for environmental educational activities. Funding is intended to encourage interest and understanding of natural environmental issues, including wildlife protection and the preservation and restoration of native habitats. Eligible u...

GrantWatch ID#: 175530
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Grants to USA State and County Farm Bureaus for K-12 Student Agricultural Literacy Programs

Deadline 04/15/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA state and county farm bureaus for K-12 classroom agricultural literacy projects and programs. Funding may be requested to start new or expand existing agricultural literacy programs. Priority will be given to programs that demonstrate a ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 180971
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Public Food Programs to Address Food Insecurity in Low...

Deadline 05/04/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribal organizations, and public food program service providers to address food insecurity in low-income areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. The purpose of the program is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 152478
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for e...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/21 LOI Date: 07/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

Grants to USA Cooperatives in Eligible States to Support Community Projects and Develop Agric...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA cooperatives in eligible states to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Law Enforcement Agencies for Animal Rescue

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of typically up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and law enforcement agencies for costs associated with large-scale animal rescues. Funding is intended for expenses associated with a wide range of actions relevant to the intake, in...

GrantWatch ID#: 160056
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Innovative Agricu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, research institutions, and individuals for innovative agricultural research. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to two weeks to complete. Proposals are invited fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 161422
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Registered Charities to Build School Gardens

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and registered charities to support the building of sustainable school gardens. Funding is intended to promote civic involvement, foster a culture of giving, strengthen communities, and raise awareness of grassroot initi...

GrantWatch ID#: 163708

Grants to Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Instituti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions in eligible regions for economic development feasibility studies. Projects must take place in rural areas where the funding source ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 165748
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In-Kind Donations of Equipment and Training to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Crea...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of fruit trees, equipment, volunteer workers, and training to USA nonprofits, public schools, and government entities to create orchards in communal and public places. Funding is intended to improve the surrounding environment and provide a source of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169156

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Nonprofits to Promote Resiliency in Indigenous Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico nonprofit organizations for initiatives to strengthen Indigenous communities in the face of changing climate conditions. Funding is intended for creative programs proposed by Native led and managed organizations to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 173459
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Groups, and Organizations for Projects ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, and organizations to provide seed funding for early stage projects to help protect farm animals in Brazil, India, and Mexico. Eligible expenses include program materials and supplies, promoti...

GrantWatch ID#: 173825

Indemnity Program for USA Livestock Producers to Mitigate Losses Due to Adverse Weather and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Indemnity program to USA livestock producers and owners to mitigate losses exceeding normal mortality due to adverse weather events, disease, and attacks by wild animals. Eligible classes of livestock include, but are not limited to, cattle, poultry, and swine. In add...

GrantWatch ID#: 182186
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Emergency Assistance to USA and Puerto Rico Livestock Producers to Compensate Losses Due to ...

Deadline Ongoing

Emergency assistance to USA and Puerto Rico livestock producers impacted by grazing losses due to drought or wildfire. This program compensates producers who have experienced grazing losses for eligible livestock. This includes improved or native pastureland with perma...

GrantWatch ID#: 182188

Grants to USA Nursery Tree Growers and Orchardists to Mitigate Damages Due to Disease and Na...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nursery tree growers and orchardists to restore and replace qualifying vines, bushes, and trees that have been damaged or lost as a result of disease or natural disaster. Funding may be requested to mitigate losses of commercially produced annual crops. Q...

GrantWatch ID#: 182189
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Financial Assistance for USA Producers for Crops Lost Due to Natural Disasters and Adverse C...

Deadline Ongoing

Financial assistance to USA agricultural producers to mitigate crop losses due to natural disasters and adverse conditions resulting in low yields, inventory loss, or the prevention of crop planting. Assistance may be requested for commercially produced crops for which...

GrantWatch ID#: 182193

Loans to USA Small Businesses and Nonprofits for Assistance During the COVID-19 Crisis

Deadline Ongoing

Loans to USA and territories small businesses, including agricultural businesses, and nonprofit organizations for financial relief and assistance during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic. Funding is intended to assist businesses that have experienced a tempora...

GrantWatch ID#: 189573
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Research Addressing Dangers to the Count...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations and public and private IHEs for research addressing dangers to the country's food supply or agricultural sector. Applicants are required to submit a concept note prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intend...

GrantWatch ID#: 193965