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112 Community/Economic Development Grants for Illinois

Grants to encourage community economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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Grants to USA State, Local, and Tribal Agencies, IHEs, Farming Cooperatives, and Agricultura...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA and Territories state, local, and tribal agencies, IHEs, farming cooperatives, and agricultural producers for environmental projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for a range of...

GrantWatch ID#: 144030

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to benefit Jewish women and girls. Focus areas include education, economic empowerment, advocacy, social justice, and violence prevention. Programs serving wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953

Competition for USA IHEs, Tribes, Agencies, and Nonprofits to Develop Solutions to Sustain th...

Deadline 12/03/20

Competition for USA IHEs, Tribes, agencies, and nonprofits to develop creative and/or technological solutions to keep businesses functional during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) health crisis. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to com...

GrantWatch ID#: 192866

Grants to Illinois Organizations for Community Initiatives that Benefit Underserved Citizens

Deadline 01/22/21

Grants to Illinois organizations for community initiatives that enhance the quality of life in eligible locations. Funding is intended for programs that are not supported by other local organizations and that reach underserved citizens. Eligible programs benefit reside...

GrantWatch ID#: 130994

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits to Support Self-Directed Food Systems

Deadline 01/14/21

Grants of up to $32,000 to USA and territories tribal governments and nonprofit organizations for economic development and infrastructure building. The purpose of this program is to support self-directed and well-resourced food systems. Funding is intended to help stre...

GrantWatch ID#: 187330

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/28/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, wa...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to furthe...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Organizations for Activities that Create Positive Global Change

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA organizations for efforts to create positive change in the world. Activities should align with one or more of the following categories: arts, education, environment, community, healthcare, and peace. The Foundation strives to make a critical difference i...

GrantWatch ID#: 176816

Grants to Illinois Local Governments to Provide Support to Local Businesses Affected by COVI...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to Illinois local governments in eligible counties to cover costs associated with providing assistance to local businesses that have been adversely affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be comple...

GrantWatch ID#: 192596

Opportunity for USA and Canada Teams of Young Adults and Mentors to Develop Creative Solutio...

Deadline 11/30/20

Opportunity for USA and Canada teams of young adults to participate in a contest to develop creative ideas that address challenges facing the post-Coronavirus (COVID-19) world. Applications are also accepted for fellowship mentors to provide assistance to participating...

GrantWatch ID#: 193219

Grants to Illinois Nonprofit Arts Organizations for Operational Support in Response to COVID...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to Illinois arts organizations in eligible areas to mitigate the adverse impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to provide operational support to local arts organizations. Eligible applicants must be in operation in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 193264

Grants to USA Independent Farms to Improve Animal Conditions and to Meet Certification Stand...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA family-owned livestock and poultry farms to improve the welfare of animals and for assistance in obtaining or maintaining specific certification standards. Funding is intended to support family farmers who raise dairy cows, beef cattle, br...

GrantWatch ID#: 142085
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Grants to USA Native American Organizations and Oregon Charitable Organizations and Agencies...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to USA Native American organizations and Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Grants to USA Public Housing Authorities to Expand Employment Opportunities for Residents

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to USA public housing authorities to operate job programs in qualifying public housing developments. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete. Funding is intended to address poverty affecting public housing res...

GrantWatch ID#: 161900

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local Governments in Multiple States for Beautification of Publ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in multiple states for community beautification and public greening projects. Eligible projects will enhance the natural environment through landscaping, ground cover improvement, floral dis...

GrantWatch ID#: 167091

Grants to Illinois Businesses in Eligible Areas for Property Improvements in Commercial Corr...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Illinois small businesses in eligible regions to reimburse costs related to permanent building improvement projects in designated corridors of commerce. Funding is intended to support projects associated with business properties and multi-tenant properties in...

GrantWatch ID#: 176275

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

Deadline 12/01/20

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 for Programs Related to Racial Equity and Economic Mobility

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations for initiatives that promote social justice. Applicants must submit a letter of intent six to eight weeks prior to submitting a full proposal. In the current funding cycle, a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180278

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Programs to Benefit Low-Income Individuals and Comm...

Deadline 01/04/21 Conference Date: 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofits for programs to significantly assist individuals and communities impacted by poverty, particularly in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for activities focused on education at all levels, economic development, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 12/03/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for the development of new technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Applicants are also advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701

Grants to USA Small Businesses for High-Risk Technology Research

Deadline 12/03/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for research to establish the feasibility of commercializing risky technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting an application. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take a few wee...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs to Present Career and Education Options t...

Deadline 12/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and agencies for programs to present career and education options to high school students. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding is intended for applicants to develop technol...

GrantWatch ID#: 193251

Grants and Awards to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals for Activi...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for activities that advance breast cancer patient care. Funding is intended to support education, research, and community outreach. In addition, awards of $1,000 are offered to USA a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176962
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Youth to Present Solutions to Global Challenges to H...

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/14/20

Prizes of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International youth or teams youth, ages 13-24, to present solutions to global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Applicants must submit the first round of applications before moving up to the second round. Group...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Programs that Address Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to respond to policy-focused needs as identified by practitione...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595
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Grants to USA Researchers to Benefit the Soybean Farming Industry in Delaware

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to USA researchers to benefit the soybean farming industry in Delaware. Focus areas include, but are not limited to, production, emerging markets, and technology. Funding is intended to increase crop yield; provide Delaware soybean farmers with the information t...

GrantWatch ID#: 187308

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes to Revitalize Neighborhoods in Struggling Communities

Deadline 12/16/20

Grants to USA public housing authorities, local government agencies, and tribes to improve local neighborhoods in struggling communities. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994

Grants to USA and Russia Organizations and IHEs to Address Mutual Social and Environmental C...

Deadline 12/18/20

Grants to USA and Russia organizations and IHEs to address mutual social and environmental concerns. Applicants are required to submit a statement of interest prior to submitting a full application. Projects must include organizations from both countries. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 187614

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Increase Access to Broadba...

Deadline 12/23/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois nonprofit and for-profit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and educational agencies to increase access to broadband services in underserved regions throughout the state. The purpose of the grant program is to promote collabor...

GrantWatch ID#: 193334

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Reduce Water Pollution in Rural Areas

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to provide assistance to programs that eliminate or reduce water pollution in qualifying rural areas. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 162946

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Programs in El...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations to support and strengthen communities in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is intended to support locally operating organi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

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

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

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

Tax Credits to USA Businesses to Encourage Relocation to California

Deadline 01/25/21 Conference Date: 01/06/21

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Activities to Conserve Forested Areas

Deadline 01/11/21

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and tribes for activities to conserve forestlands. Applicants must discuss their proposal with program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects involving private f...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 01/11/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International non-governmental organizations, including independent media and civic organizations and associations working to further democratic goals worldwide. Funding is intended to promote human rights, support freedom of information, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to enhance communities and to help people achieve financial independenc...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

Grants to USA Local Governments of Small Communities to Redevelop Commercial Districts

Deadline 01/19/21

Grants to USA and territories city, county, township, and special district governments to renovate traditional or historic Main Street areas or business districts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take four weeks or longer to complete. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159643

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, LEAs, IHEs, Libraries, and Hospitals t...

Deadline 01/25/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, educational agencies, IHEs, libraries, and hospitals for collaborative initiatives to increase broadband access in underserved areas of local communities. The purpose of the grant program is to promote co...

GrantWatch ID#: 193333

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Educational Institutions in Eligible Areas for Environment, Safe...

Deadline 01/29/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and accredited educational institutions in eligible areas for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Qualified applicants from the following locations are eligible to apply for fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Mulitple States for Programs to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 01/29/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs to benefit communities in the funding source's service area. Focus areas include entrepreneurship and business development, affordable housing and neighborhood stability, and education and workforce ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182899

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs, Projects, and Capital Support to D...

Deadline 01/31/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for activities in the areas of workforce, economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding may be used for projects located in regions where the funding sour...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060

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

Deadline 01/31/21

Grants of up 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 expect...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824

Grants to Illinois Community College Districts in Eligible Locations for New Workforce Train...

Deadline 01/31/21

Grants to Illinois community college districts and consortia of community college districts in eligible locations for new workforce training facilities. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to submitting an application. The goal of the program is to pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 193070
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/21 LOI Date: 02/01/21

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

Deadline 02/04/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, high schools, and institutions of higher education to improve K-14 science education in eligible disciplines to prepare students for the workforce. Funding is intended to support the preparation of teaching methods and learning ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 180249

Grants to USA Native American Tribal Governments and Tribal Organizations to Develop and Imp...

Deadline 02/11/21

Grants to USA Native American tribal governments and Native American tribal organizations to develop and implement energy solutions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to improve energy-related iss...

GrantWatch ID#: 191318