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103 Illinois Community Economic Development Grants

103 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 Illinois Businesses in Eligible Areas for Property Improvements in Commercial Corr...

Deadline 08/14/20

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

Deadline 09/01/20 Conference Date: 08/11/20

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

Tax Credits to USA Businesses to Encourage Relocation to California

Deadline 08/17/20 Conference Date: 08/11/20

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

Grants to Indiana and Illinois For-Profits, Nonprofits, and Local Units of Government in Eli...

Deadline 10/23/20 Conference Date: 08/11/20 LOI Date: 08/21/20

Grants to Indiana and Illinois for-profit and nonprofit organizations, and local units of government in eligible counties for financial literacy programming. Applicants are required to attend a virtual meeting and submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 191613

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
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Grants to Illinois Individuals and Organizations in Eligible Areas to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 09/14/20 Conference Date: 08/13/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to Illinois individuals and organizations in eligible areas to promote local tourism. Applicants should participate in an online information session prior to applying. Priority funding is intended for activities that result in overnight stays in...

GrantWatch ID#: 141938

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

Award to a USA Individual to Honor Contributions to Community Development

Deadline 08/14/20

Award of $30,000 to a USA individual to recognize artistic contributions that have enhanced the community. The award recipient will also receive additional financial and in-kind support for further learning, collaboration, and professional development. The purpose of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 190875

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 USA and Israel Nonprofits, IHEs, and Government Agencies for Joint Economics Studi...

Deadline 08/18/20

Grants of up to $80,000 to USA and Israel nonprofits, IHEs, government research institutions, and hospitals for collaborative economic research. Funding is intended to support research related to the American economy, including its processes and institutions, as part o...

GrantWatch ID#: 170460

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 08/20/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support projects and activities that are inclusive, collaborative, and responsive to the current and developing needs of the community. Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 183203

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

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

Deadline 08/27/20

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
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Grants to USA Organizations to Benefit Elderly Residents

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to USA and territories organizations for projects and programs that benefit elderly residents. Grants may support programs and projects at all stages of planning. Funding is intended to provide economic opportunities to low-income and vulnerable seniors. Grant f...

GrantWatch ID#: 188796
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Grants to USA Organizations to Benefit Adults and Seniors

Deadline 08/31/20

Grants to USA and territories organizations for economic programs that benefit vulnerable older individuals. Funding is intended for initiatives that facilitate the attainment of new knowledge and skills, projects focused on the availability of relevant resources, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188799

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 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
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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

Grant to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Respond to Local Needs Includi...

Deadline 09/02/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible areas for programs and services that benefit local residents and address needs related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to support projects a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159099

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

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 09/03/20

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 09/03/20

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 09/04/20

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 Illinois Nonprofits for Programs Related to Agriculture, Health, and Community Dev...

Deadline 10/09/20 LOI Date: 09/04/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programming that promotes agriculture, health, and the development of local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full a...

GrantWatch ID#: 173650
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and Young Adults

Deadline 09/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for financial education. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: research, creating innovative curricula or programs, updating existing widely use...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515

Grants to USA Local Governments, Nonprofits, Tribal Entities, and Public Housing Authorities...

Deadline 09/14/20

Grants to USA and territories local governments, nonprofit organizations, tribal entities, and public housing authorities for neighborhood improvement projects. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to develop and implements pla...

GrantWatch ID#: 165747
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations and Individuals to Aid Underprivilege...

Deadline 12/14/20 LOI Date: 09/14/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects. Applicants must submit a preliminary form prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to provid...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694

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

Deadline 09/18/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 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 foll...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329

Cooperative Agreements to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, IHEs, Tribes, For-Profits, and Planning ...

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreements to USA government agencies, nonprofits, IHEs, Tribes and tribal authorities, for-profits, and planning entities to improve public housing programs and policies. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete...

GrantWatch ID#: 172992
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Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, Agency, Corporation, or Partnership to Support the...

Deadline 09/21/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, government agency, redevelopment agency, or limited liability corporations or partnership to provide assistance for the rehabilitation of potentially contaminated sites. Applicants are advised that required registr...

GrantWatch ID#: 191644
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Activities that Benefit Families and Sup...

Deadline 09/24/20

Grants to Illinois, Michigan, and Tennessee nonprofit and charitable organizations for activities that strengthen and benefit families and enhance economic opportunities in communities where the Funding Source has a business presence. The following areas are eligible: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179028

Grants to Iowa and Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries in Eligible Regions to Improve...

Deadline 09/25/20

Grants to Iowa and Illinois nonprofit organizations, schools, and libraries in eligible regions to improve the local community. Funding is intended for the areas of education, healthcare, social services, arts and culture, and workforce and economic development. In gen...

GrantWatch ID#: 178168
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Low-Income Rural Residents

Deadline 09/28/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to increase organizational capacity to serve low-income rural residents. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of the funding is to strengthen organizational capacity to...

GrantWatch ID#: 174550
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Economic Developm...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, local, tribal, and state government units, IHEs, and individuals for technical assistance and research projects that promote economic development in distressed regions. Applicants are advised that requ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184088
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Grant and In-Kind Services to a USA Nonprofit Serving Minorities to Implement a Mentoring Pro...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grant of $7,500 and in-kind software and services to a USA or territories nonprofit organization to help implement and facilitate a mentoring program. Funding is intended to support an organization striving towards greater racial equity for Black, Indigenous, and/or ot...

GrantWatch ID#: 191607
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Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 10/01/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 10/01/20

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 USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants ranging from $100 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 wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
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Grants to USA IHEs for Workforce Development Programs

Deadline 10/08/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA institutions of higher education for workforce development programs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support skill development, increase employment, and addre...

GrantWatch ID#: 191154
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Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 10/24/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to USA and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower poverty-stricken girls and women. Funding is intended to support projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing coun...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Human Services, Educat...

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits in communities where the funding source has a business presence for programs that benefit low and moderate-income communities in the areas of education, human services, the environment, affordable housing, and community economic development. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161525

Grants to Illinois Organizations for Events that Promote Tourism

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois organizations for events that promote tourism in eligible regions. Funding is intended to assist organizations in creating self-sustaining events. Eligible events are those that support local businesses, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 175911
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Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Housing, Environment, Education, and H...

Deadline 10/31/20

Sponsorships to USA nonprofit organizations for programs benefiting low and middle-income communities in eligible states. Funding is intended to broaden opportunities in a wide range of areas, such as affordable housing, economic development, environment, and social we...

GrantWatch ID#: 182121

Grants to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico Nonprofit Psychology Internship Programs to Increase A...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico nonprofit psychology internship programs to increase the number of available internship positions. Grant funds may be used for direct administrative costs, such as stipends and benefits, which are related to the i...

GrantWatch ID#: 184586

Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/20

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA individuals for social sciences research. Priority will be given to proposals from scholars who are underrepresented in the social sciences. The purpose of this program is to support research that identifies ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 187123

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

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

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 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

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 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

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

Deadline 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

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