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56 Farming/Agriculture Grants for Illinois

Agricultural and rural grants for nonprofits, businesses and individuals in economically distressed communities, agriculture research, agriculture education and community agriculture projects.

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Grants to USA Individuals and Non-Federal Agencies for Conservation Initiatives in Agricultu...

Deadline 10/11/22

Grants to USA and territories individuals and non-federal agencies to promote the adoption and development of innovative approaches to conservation in agriculture. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Priority funding a...

GrantWatch ID#: 129980

Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, Tribes, Districts, and Agricultural Producers for Projects to ...

Deadline 10/31/22

Grants to USA and territories agencies, IHEs, Indian tribes, districts, and agricultural producer groups and associations to conserve natural resources. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 205498

Grants to Illinois IHEs to Train and Recruit Teachers of Agricultural Education

Deadline 10/07/22

Grants to Illinois institutions of higher education for workforce development for middle and high school teachers working in agricultural education. Applicants must watch a technical assistance session and are advised to complete required registrations well in advance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145269

Grants to USA Individuals and Organizations in Multiple States for Research in Sustainable Ag...

Deadline 10/13/22

Grants to USA teams of scientists, educators, institutions, farmers, ranchers, and organizations in multiple states for agricultural research and education projects. Funding is intended for projects that lead to sustainable and profitable innovations in agricultural sy...

GrantWatch ID#: 163679

Grant to an Illinois Nonprofit or IHE to Improve Agricultural Education

Deadline 10/07/22

Grant to an Illinois nonprofit organization, IHE, Intermediate Service Center (ISC), or Regional Office of Education (ROE) to improve education related to agriculture. Applicants must watch a technical assistance session and are advised to complete required registratio...

GrantWatch ID#: 202614

Grants to USA Agricultural Professionals Partnering with Farmers in Multiple States for Sust...

Deadline 10/20/22

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA agricultural professionals partnering with groups of farmers in multiple states for sustainable farming projects. Funding is intended for educational, research, and demonstration projects. Eligible states include Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163678

Grants to USA Eligible IHEs to Prepare Students for Employment in Agriculture and Food-Relat...

Deadline 10/25/22

Grants to USA and territories eligible institutions of higher education to prepare students for employment fields related to agriculture and food. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. Eligible applicants include land-grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 205404

Grants to USA Dairy Farmers and Facility Operators in Multiple States to Enhance the Product...

Deadline 11/10/22

Grants to USA dairy farmers and facility operators in multiple states to enhance the processing and manufacturing of dairy products. Funding is intended for a wide range of projects and expenses, including consultant services, equipment rental, wages, and marketing. Ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 201942

Grants to USA Agricultural and Livestock Producers in Multiple States for Research, Educatio...

Deadline 12/01/22

Grants to USA agricultural and livestock producers in multiple states for research, education, and demonstration projects. Eligible applicants are located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 163677

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations for Projects to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 09/28/22

Grants to USA and Canada organizations for projects to benefit local communities where the funding source has a presence. Eligible organizations are aligned with one of the following areas of interest: local community, water, and food. Funding is intended to address is...

GrantWatch ID#: 202289

Grants to USA Educators in Multiple States to Promote Youth Engagement in Agriculture

Deadline 11/10/22 Conference Date: 09/28/22

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA educators in multiple states to teach youth about agriculture. Consideration will be given to projects that inspire youth to engage with sustainable practices and view sustainable agriculture as a viable career option. Proposals that invol...

GrantWatch ID#: 163676

Grants to USA IHEs, Labs, Agencies, Nonprofits, and Individuals for Research Related to Plan...

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants to USA institutions of higher education, research foundations and organizations, laboratories, federal government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and individuals for research studies related to plant life and agriculture. Funding is intended for research proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 202125

Grants to USA Organic Farmers for Emergency Assistance

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA agricultural producers for disaster relief efforts. Funding is intended to assist organic farm operations that are struggling to recover from natural disasters, such as floods, wildfires, unexpected life events, and other difficulties that...

GrantWatch ID#: 205662

Grants to USA Elementary School Classrooms to Create a Garden for Educational Purposes

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants of $300 to USA elementary school classrooms to create a garden for educational purposes. Funding is intended to help engage students in grades 3 through 6 in the study of herbs. Grant funds may be used for herb plants as well as supplies, including child-size to...

GrantWatch ID#: 173160

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Operations

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for operational support. Funding is intended to support organizations that effect positive change. Focus areas include environment, food and agriculture, health, and sustainable community development. Grant funds must be used to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligible Countries

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit residents in eligible international communities. New applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to support activities that improve standards of living, address poverty, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 203911

Award to a USA Scientist for Outstanding Research to Advance Agriculture and Food Production

Deadline 10/03/22

Award to a USA researcher affiliated with an institution to recognize contributions to the field of agriculture. Eligible nominees are scientists within 20 years of the completion of their Ph.D. who work in a range of focus areas within the field of agriculture, includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197536

Grants to USA Individuals Collaborating with Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies in Multip...

Deadline 12/01/22 LOI Date: 10/14/22

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA individuals collaborating with nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, tribal entities, and community-based organizations in multiple states to enhance health and safety in the agricultural sector. Applicants must submit a conce...

GrantWatch ID#: 157906
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Grants to Illinois K-12 Teachers for Classroom Projects that Promote Agricultural Literacy

Deadline 10/14/22

Grants of up to $300 to Illinois K-12 teachers for educational projects that promote agricultural literacy in the classroom. Funding is intended for projects that focus on integrating agriculture into a variety of curriculum areas. Grants may be used for projects inclu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174275

In-Kind Book Donations to Illinois K-12 Teachers to Incorporate Agricultural Lessons into th...

Deadline 10/14/22

In-kind grants of book donations valued at up to $250 to Illinois K-12 teachers to incorporate agricultural topics into the curriculum. Grants are intended to promote the integration of agriculture into a wide range of curriculum areas. Applications should outline the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174703

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Support the Creation and Expansion of Environmental Education ...

Deadline 10/14/22

Grants of $1,000 to USA and territories public, charter, and private K-12 schools to support the creation and expansion of environmental education programs. The purpose of the program is to develop or expand a school garden that will teach students about biodiversity a...

GrantWatch ID#: 184400

Grants to USA State and County Farm Bureaus for K-12 Student Agricultural Literacy Programs

Deadline 10/15/22

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

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

Deadline 10/15/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA cooperatives in eligible states to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to requests that align with farmer well-being and agricultural safety, rural community vitality, and agriculture education. Examples include food shelf do...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
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Grants to USA Schools and Organizations for Gardening Projects

Deadline 10/28/22

Grants of $2,500 to USA schools and organizations for youth-centered gardening projects. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to educate children, connect children and families with the food system and health...

GrantWatch ID#: 199013

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

Deadline 10/31/22

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109

Grants to USA Agricultural Producers to Mitigate the Negative Financial Impact of the COVID-...

Deadline 10/31/22

Grants to USA and territories certified organic and transitional agricultural producers to mitigate the negative financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to reimburse operators for costs associated with renewing their organic certifi...

GrantWatch ID#: 200685
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Support Farming Communities

Deadline 11/01/22

Grants of $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools to improve science, health, and nutrition in local farming communities. Active farmers in the continental United States may apply for the contest and winning farmers will be asked to choo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176287

Competition for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit and For-Profit Entrepreneurs for Ve...

Deadline 11/06/22

Competition for USA, Canada, and International entrepreneurs representing any business model, including both nonprofit and for-profit organizations, for ventures that enhance the distribution of poverty interventions in developing countries. Prize winners will be award...

GrantWatch ID#: 160904

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Groups for Public Food Gar...

Deadline 11/12/22

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and international nonprofit organizations, schools, and groups for a wide variety of public garden projects. Funding is intended for food garden projects that serve community members in need. Eligible projects include, but are not...

GrantWatch ID#: 159538

Contracts for Services to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Serve as Regional Host Insti...

Deadline 11/14/22

Contracts for services to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, agricultural organizations, and institutions of higher education to serve as regional host institutions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to compl...

GrantWatch ID#: 205685
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Faculty Researchers for Projects Related to Sustain...

Deadline 11/17/22

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA, Canada, and International faculty researchers for projects related to sustainable agriculture. Proposals addressing new topics, understudied areas, and underrepresented communities are of special interest. Funding is intended for project...

GrantWatch ID#: 191964

Grants and In-Kind Support to High School Educators in Multiple States to Conduct Habitat Pr...

Deadline 11/18/22

Grants of $1,000 and in-kind support to Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, Illinois, and Iowa high school educators to conduct hands-on habitat projects for students. In addition to the cash grant, recipients will receive donations of seeds, seedlings, and planting materi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187510

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programming to Promote the Dairy Industry

Deadline 12/01/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives and programs that promote and educate the public about the dairy industry. Funding is intended to support proposals in the following focus areas: building the skills of dairy producers, creating the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178677

Grants and Scholarships to Illinois Organizations and Individuals for Projects and Studies th...

Deadline 12/01/22

Grants of up to $5,000 and scholarships of up to $3,000 to Illinois organizations, groups, and individuals for programs and research studies that enhance the agricultural sector. Funding is intended to improve and strengthen farming, agriculture, and rural communities....

GrantWatch ID#: 199390

Grants to USA IHEs, Agencies, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals to Enhance Children's...

Deadline 12/15/22

Grants to USA IHEs, research institutions, agencies, nonprofit organizations, private organizations, and individuals to enhance children's nutritional health and promote agricultural education. The goal of the program is to build capacity for nutrition, garden, and foo...

GrantWatch ID#: 200426
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Fellowships to USA and Israel Postdoctoral Fellows for Agricultural Research

Deadline 01/17/23

Fellowships to USA and Israel postdoctoral fellows for agricultural research. Preference will be given to applicants researching novel topics in the field. The purpose of this program is to support cooperative agricultural research by placing postdoctoral fellows from ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138364
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Fellowships to USA Scientists for Agricultural Research in Israel

Deadline 01/17/23

Fellowships to USA research scientists affiliated with nonprofit institutions, IHEs, and government agencies to carry out agricultural research at an Israeli institution. The goal of this program is to provide a means for established scientists to contribute to agricul...

GrantWatch ID#: 138365

Grants to USA and Israel Scientists for Collaborative Agricultural Sciences Workshops

Deadline 01/17/23

Grants of up to $45,000 to USA and Israel scientists affiliated with nonprofit research institutions to hold workshops that identify new areas of agricultural sciences research. The purpose of this program is to promote collaboration between scientists from both countr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177470

Fellowships to USA and Israel Ph.D. Students for Agricultural Research

Deadline 01/17/23

Fellowships to USA and Israel Ph.D. students to conduct agricultural research. Fellows will have the opportunity to work in a laboratory in the other country. This program will allow participants to build skills and techniques in their field. Fellows will receive a sti...

GrantWatch ID#: 177472

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives Related to Effective Democracy, Sustainable Agricul...

Deadline 03/31/23 LOI Date: 01/20/23

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives related to effective democracy, sustainable agriculture, and Jewish life. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. For democracy projects, the focus...

GrantWatch ID#: 200609
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Grants to USA HSIs to Promote Food and Agricultural Studies Among Underserved Students

Deadline 01/25/23

Grants to USA Hispanic-Serving Institutions for programs to promote food and agricultural studies among underserved students. Applicants must register in the online system before applying. The purpose of the program is to develop and enhance curriculum and teaching in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153514
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Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, Councils, and Public Power Entities to Assess the Energy Effici...

Deadline 01/31/23

Grants and loans to USA and territories agencies, IHEs, public power entities, and rural electric cooperatives to assist rural small businesses and agricultural producers in evaluating their energy efficiency. Required registrations must be completed prior to submittin...

GrantWatch ID#: 184195
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Grants to USA Small Specialty Crop Businesses to Offset Expenses Related to Safety Regulatio...

Deadline 01/31/23

Grants to USA and territories small specialty crop businesses to offset expenses related to safety regulations and requirements. Funding is intended for on-farm food safety program expenses, including certification receipt or renewal, as well as related costs. Applican...

GrantWatch ID#: 204140

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Improve K-14 Science Education to Prepare Stu...

Deadline 02/01/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, high schools, and institutions of higher education to improve K-14 science education in agricultural disciplines to prepare students for the workforce. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180249
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Grants to USA IHEs, Research Organizations, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals for Innov...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA IHEs, research organizations, for-profits, government agencies, and individuals for innovative agricultural research. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Proposals are invited for high-potential research ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161422

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

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 nonprofit organizations, public schools, and government entities to create orchards in communal and public places. Funding is intended to improve the surrounding environment and provide...

GrantWatch ID#: 169156
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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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects to Prote...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, and organizations for early-stage animal welfare activities. Funding is intended to support projects that protect farm animals, with a particular preference for animal advocacy work in Mexic...

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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