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Grants to USA Agencies to Remediate Housing Hazards Related to Lead-Based Paint

Deadline 09/25/18

Grants to USA state, local, and tribal government agencies for comprehensive programs that identify and remediate hazards related to lead-based paint in rental units and owner-occupied housing. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Healthy Homes Supplemental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156426

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 Conference Date: 09/25/18 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Grants to USA IHEs, Organizations, Corporations, Agencies, Individuals for Research on Agric...

Deadline 09/26/18

Grants to USA IHEs, state agricultural research stations, other research organizations, federal agencies, national laboratories, private organizations, corporations, groups, and individuals for research addressing agricultural resilience and sustainability. Proposals should advance knowledge of the plant’s food, energy, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183692

Grants to USA Schools, Community Groups, and Nature Centers for Youth Environmental Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories schools, community groups, nature centers, or museums for projects that involve youth in environmental and conservation education. Applicants must attend a pre-application training. Projects should help students enhance the environment of their schools or neighborhoods. Stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 170195

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 09/30/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level. The funding source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social justice and human righ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Grants to Story County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Education, Health, Enviro...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to Story County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies, including schools, libraries, universities, and fire departments, to enhance the quality of life in local communities. Program areas include, but are not limited to, education, arts, culture, humanities, animals, environment, heal...

GrantWatch ID#: 172752

Award to a USA School or Youth Group for an Outstanding Garden Project

Deadline 09/30/18

Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have impacted the lives of the children and the community in which they live.

GrantWatch ID#: 173076

Grants to Waterville, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life for Reside...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Waterville, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve life for residents and to develop communities that are desirable to live in. Focus areas include art and culture, education, environment, health, historic preservation, human service, and community betterment.

GrantWatch ID#: 173511

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, land conservation groups, and public riding areas to promote safe and responsible usage of off-highway vehicles. Eligible programs include those that educate the public on the proper use of land for outdoor recreation and practices that protect access to public lands. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs to Preserve Native Species and Wild Ecosyste...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to nonprofits in USA and Canada and their federally recognized territories to support programs that save native species and wild ecosystems. Funding may be used for public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and development of citizen science. The Fund for Wild Nature supports biocentric goals that...

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers and Administrators in Multiple States for Projects in STEM, Envi...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Louisiana, New Jersey, New Mexico, and Texas K-12 teachers for classroom projects in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Examples of requests include field trips, literacy efforts, and incentives for student performance. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162240

Grants to USA Elementary School Teachers of Grades 3-6 to Establish Educational Gardens

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $300 to USA classroom teachers of grades three to six to create an educational herb garden. Funding is intended to continue the use of herbs in elementary education. The gardens may be indoor or outdoor. Funding may be used to purchase soil, plant trays, containers, and gardening tools that are appropriate for ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173160

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Engage Students in Educational STEM and Energy Projects

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that provide students with the opportunity to learn about current and future energy challenges. Students in grades 6-12, college, or university will engage in educational projects that will enhance their understanding of science and technolo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175118

Grants to Scott County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Schools to Benefit Local Residen...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Scott County, Iowa nonprofits, local governments, agencies, IHEs, and schools to address the needs of community residents. For reference, previously funded areas included education, conservation, disabilities, historic preservation, fire and rescue, housing, law enforcement, libraries, medical, museums, park and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175270

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Collaborative Research to Improve Se...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scientists and other experts representing eligible countries for collaborative science and research projects to address security across a broad range of sectors. This program focuses on current security challenges, including cyber security, environmental concerns, terrorism, defense...

GrantWatch ID#: 178556

Grants to Black Hawk County, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Benefit Local Communit...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Black Hawk County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government entities for programs that address community needs and improve the lives of local residents. Program areas include art and culture, community betterment, environment, education, health, human service, and historic preservation. The Foundation int...

GrantWatch ID#: 179906

Grants to Nebraska, Iowa, and Colorado Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Need

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Nebraska, Iowa, and Colorado nonprofit organizations to support young people and families in eligible communities. Eligible organizations serve communities in Lancaster County, Nebraska; Polk County, Iowa; and Denver County Colorado. The Foundation provides modest, need-based grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 181549

Grants to Iowa Cities and Counties to Improve Water and Sewer Systems in Low- and Moderate-I...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Iowa cities and counties to make improvements to water and sewer systems throughout the state. Eligible jurisdictions must be primarily composed of low- and moderate-income residents. Eligible requests include water system improvements, sanitary sewage system improvements, wastewater and water treatment facility ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183671

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Environmental...

Deadline 10/19/18 LOI Date: 10/02/18

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada and International nonprofits, schools, and government agencies for the creation, application, or field testing of environmental curricula. Applicants must submit an LOI. Funding is intended to implement field activities and classroom education, and integrate basic ecological principles...

GrantWatch ID#: 174429

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Related to An...

Deadline 10/03/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for exploratory and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: wildlife, the human journey, or the changing pl...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Conservation, Education, and Resear...

Deadline 10/03/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects in the areas of education, conservation, storytelling, research, or technology. Proposals are expected to demonstrate successful completion of similar projects with tangible and/or measurable results.

GrantWatch ID#: 183820

Grants to USA Colleges and Universities to Support International Teaching Residencies

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 10/03/18

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. The purpose of this program is to bring international representatives to enhance the curriculum, campuses, and host communities. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 137086

Grants to USA and Canada K-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Educational Edible Garden Projects

Deadline 10/15/18 Conference Date: 10/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA and territories and Canada K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations to support new or existing educational gardens. Requests must be for an edible garden that incorporates growing vegetables, fruits, grains, or herbs. Priority will be given to projects that benefit schools in communities with limite...

GrantWatch ID#: 182429

Fellowships to USA Individuals to Strengthen the Jewish Connection to the Environment, Food,...

Deadline 10/05/18

Fellowships starting at $30,000 to USA individuals to work on projects that incorporate food, the outdoors, and the environment into Jewish communal service. The fellowships are made up of intensive training seminars, professional placements, mentors and professional development, and educator certifications. JOFEE Fello...

GrantWatch ID#: 161647
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Promote Responsible Forest Management

Deadline 10/09/18

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits to support sustainable forest management and to involve communities in efforts to build understanding of the value of forests and biodiversity. The research generated by these projects is intended to assess conservation values and improve forest management. There are two types of gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 175540
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Law Firms, and Attorneys to Promote Human Rights and Economic Just...

Deadline 11/06/18 LOI Date: 10/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA small law firms, private attorneys, and nonprofits providing legal services to strengthen justice in the areas of poverty law, environmental justice, and civil and human rights. LOIs are due by July 10, 2018. Areas of focus for this program include the following: Social J...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Enhance the Quality of Life in Linn...

Deadline 10/12/18

Grants to Linn County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs to improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding may be requested to sustain existing programs or to implement new and novel programs. Funding is intended to support programmatic work rather than capital infrastructure proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 145441
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Grants to Ames, Iowa Organizations for Events that Attract Visitors and Enhance the Local Qu...

Deadline 10/12/18

Grants to Ames, Iowa private and public organizations for public activities and events that attract visitors, improve the visitor experience, and enhance the quality of life for local residents. Requested activities may be educational, cultural, artistic, or recreational. Definitions: - Event: Something that occurs ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147379
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Protect Endangered Species and Habi...

Deadline 10/12/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and institutions for projects and activities that promote the protection of endangered species and their habitats. Funding will specifically be provided for species preservation activities, scientific research projects, and conservation education progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 151367
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 10/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applications are invited from innovative groups in local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212
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Grants to USA Schools, Nonprofits, and Churches for Nature Education Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA schools, nonprofit places of learning, churches, and nature centers for projects that promote an appreciation of nature by using or developing natural landscapes and native plants. Funding is intended to cover the costs of seeds and native plants. Wild Ones is looking for project...

GrantWatch ID#: 152640
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Institutions for Economy, Education, Tourism, and Preservation...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Iowa nonprofits, public institutions, and charitable organizations for projects that improve the quality of life for residents of Jones County. Programs should address one of more of the following priorities: improve economic well-being or quality of life, address community capital improvements, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161961
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329

Awards to USA Student Teams (Grades 6-12) for STEM Projects that Address Environmental Issues

Deadline 10/15/18

Prizes of $10,000, $15,000, and $30,000 to USA teams of students in grades 6 through 12 for submitting winning projects that offer creative solutions to environmental concerns in the areas of land and water, and air and climate. Topics can address the issues of pollution, deforestation, biodiversity, global warming, or wat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182107
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Grants to USA Individuals and Organizations in Eligible Midwestern States for Agricultural R...

Deadline 10/18/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA teams of scientists, farmers, ranchers, institutions, organizations, and educators in multiple Midwestern States for agricultural research and education projects that lead to sustainable and profitable systems. Eligible states include Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 163679

In-Kind Grants to USA Individuals and Groups for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Deadline 10/22/18

In-Kind Grants of $200 in the form of gift cards to USA individuals and community, school, and nonprofit groups for youth-led community service projects. Funding is intended for youth to identify and address a priority community need through a service campaign for animals, people, or the environment. Successful Roots &...

GrantWatch ID#: 179276

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 10/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to Iowa K-12 Teachers in Eligible Regions for Energy Conservation Projects

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants of $500 to Iowa K-12 teachers and staff within the funding source’s service area for educational projects that promote energy conservation and environmental stewardship. The purpose of funding is to encourage students to think creatively about how they can help their school protect the environment. Funding is int...

GrantWatch ID#: 172542

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students and Professionals for Designing an Energy ...

Deadline 01/28/19 Conference Date: 10/27/18

Prizes of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International architects, urban planners, engineers, landscape architects, designers, and students for designing an energy efficient recreation center on a California university campus. All applicants must first register before the final deadline. The purpose of this competition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173777
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Grants to USA Organic Producers and Handlers to Reimburse Organic Certification Costs

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories organic farmers and handlers to defray costs associated with organic certification. Qualifying producers may request reimbursement on paid certification costs from their state agency. Categories eligible for reimbursement include organic certification of livestock, crops, and wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 145836
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Matching Grants to USA Organizations, Businesses, and Agencies to Purchase New Playground Sys...

Deadline 10/31/18

Matching grants to USA and territories community organizations, government agencies, schools, and businesses for the purchase of new playground systems for local communities. The goal of this grant program is to help communities provide children and families with more opportunities for play. Funding is available for the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163421
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Grants to Northeast Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Environment and Education Programs in M...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $4,000 to Northeast Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for educational and environmental programs in Mitchell and Howard Counties. Funding is intended to support organizations that strive to meet crucial community needs in these two areas. -Education: Improving the quali...

GrantWatch ID#: 174566

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Re...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, arts, and culture. The Foundation makes both program and operating grants and...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889
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Grants to USA K-12 Schools, School Districts, and Nonprofits to Create Edible School Gardens

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA K-12 schools, school districts, and nonprofits to build school-based gardens that grow edible crops such as fruits, vegetables, herbs, and grains to help connect children to their food sources. Funding may be used to buy seeds, plants, raised beds, fencing, wheelbarrows, greenho...

GrantWatch ID#: 162973
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Health, Recreation, and Youth Programs in P...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and units of government to improve the local quality of life for residents of Polk City. Programs may fall in the areas of youth development, education, arts and culture, health and human services, recreation, environment, and community. Type of requests...

GrantWatch ID#: 166807

Grants to USA Nonprofits for International Exchanges in the Arts and Environmental Sciences

Deadline 02/01/19 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to help cover the costs of international travel to Southeast, East, and Central Europe, Central Asia, the Baltic states, Mongolia, and Russia for exchanges in the arts and the environmental sciences. LOIs are due by May 1, 2018. Proposals should involve direct, in-depth professio...

GrantWatch ID#: 180489
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Protection and Sustain...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for environmental education initiatives, access to clean water and energy for underserved areas, and developing sustainable and innovative technologies. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in communities around the world. Priority wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 181409