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Iowa Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  149 Preschool Grants for Iowa.

Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA preK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to strengthen the applicants' teaching practice and to assist them in meeting their students’ needs. Grants can be used for an unlimited varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177420

Grants to Dallas County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for a Wide Range of Community Benefit A...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Dallas County, Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs that will enhance the quality of life within the local community. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of health, human services, community betterment, education, historic preservation, arts, culture, humanities, public and soci...

GrantWatch ID#: 178155

In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Schools and Colleges to Improve Classroom Space to...

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants in the form of in-kind donations and services valued at $67,000 to USA, Territories, Canada, and Mexico schools serving grades six through twelve, as well as colleges and universities, to use their physical classroom spaces to advance learning in new and important ways. Eligible academic institutions are those that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178075

Grants to Dubuque, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Churches, and Fire Departments for Com...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Dubuque, Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, churches, and fire departments to benefit the local community. First-time applicants are encouraged to attend an informational session on January 17, 2018. Applications are considered on a on a case-by-case basis, including those that address ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 167393

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 03/17/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Strengthen Communities through t...

Deadline 02/27/18 LOI Date: 02/06/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for a broad range of arts projects that will enhance local communities. It is strongly recommended that applicants create or renew the required registrations by January 24 and complete the registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178743

Award to a USA or UK Classroom Teacher for Excellence in Earth Science Instruction

Deadline 01/22/18

Award of $2,500 to a USA or UK classroom teacher to recognize outstanding Earth science instruction at the K-8 grade levels. Teachers will be evaluated on the basis of their enthusiasm for and dedication to Earth Science education, as well as their ability to craft and deliver Earth science instruction for their students. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160691

Grants to Poweshiek County, Iowa Nonprofits for Culture, Education, Recreation, and Community...

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Poweshiek County, Iowa nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents and strengthen the communities within the County. The funding source is particularly interested in proposals that focus on culture, education, and recreation, as well as programs and projects that enhance th...

GrantWatch ID#: 167290

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Research and Development Projects on Early Childhood Welfare an...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for research and development projects that strive to improve the welfare of children, ages infancy through 7 years. Programs may focus on the three general areas of welfare, early childhood play and education, and parenting education. Welfare is broadly defined to include physical and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181620
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for the areas of education and training, recreation and community activities, young adults and adults, technological equipment, sensory equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Assist Disadvantaged and Underserved Populations

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that help disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. Funding will be provided for programs focusing on the following areas, with an emphasis on programs that promote personal growth and community development: Youth...

GrantWatch ID#: 161767

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits, Schools, and Artists in Eligible Counties for Arts En...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $5,000 to Illinois and Iowa individual artists, nonprofit organizations, and K-12 schools for local arts enrichment programming in the Quad Cities region. Eligible counties include Rock Island, Henry, Mercer counties in Illinois; and Scott, Clinton, and Muscatine counties in Iowa....

GrantWatch ID#: 176793

Grants to Elma Area, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Health, Historic Preservation, a...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Elma Area, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Program areas include arts and culture, education, community betterment, environment, health, human services, and historic preservation. The Elma Area Community Fund ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177739

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Optics and Photonics Educational Prog...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, including (but not limited to) science centers, K-12 schools, and universities for STEM education outreach programs. Proposed programs and activities must specifically focus on raising awareness about, and interest in, optics and photonics. Applications a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178050

Grants to Clayton County, Iowa Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities to Benefit Underserved...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Clayton County area, Iowa nonprofits, schools, and municipalities for projects that will benefit underserved communities. Funding is intended for the focus areas of education, arts and culture, health, human services, environment, children, youth, and families, neighborhoods and community development. Focus A...

GrantWatch ID#: 178720

Grants to Howard County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life of Resi...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants starting at $250 to Howard County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and agencies for programs in the areas of health, historic preservation, community betterment, arts and culture, human services, education, and the environment. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for residents of the County.

GrantWatch ID#: 178752

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060

Grants to Audubon County, Iowa Nonprofits for Civic, Cultural, Health, Education, and Social...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in Audobon County by offering projects that address unmet needs in the areas of civic, cultural, health, education, and social services. These grants are intended to fund projects that will have a permanent impression on, and in, the county that people c...

GrantWatch ID#: 146290

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits for Civic, Health, Education, and Social Services in Crawford County

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Crawford County, Iowa nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that will benefit County residents. Funding is intended to improve the local quality of life by addressing unmet needs in the areas of civic, cultural, health, education, and social services. The Crawford County Community Foundation's gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 157201

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional ...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training, the development of library leaders and faculty, and continuing education and recruitment for employees. An LOI is due February 1, 2018. Applicants should register online at least t...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs in Arts, Education, Human Serv...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $20,000 to Allamakee County, Iowa nonprofit organizations, agencies, and schools for programs that address the needs of the local community. Funding is specifically intended for projects in the areas of the arts, environment, health, education, human services, community development, and childre...

GrantWatch ID#: 166197
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects to Improve Educati...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers who are affiliated with a college, university, school district, nonprofit research facility, or nonprofit cultural institution for small research projects to improve education. Applicants must have earned a doctorate degree in an academic discipline or p...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494

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

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

Grants to Harrison County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Civic, Cultural, Health, Educatio...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Harrison County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies for programs and services that will address unmet community needs and improve the quality of life in the area. Funding is intended for the focus areas of culture, education, civic, health, and social services. The objective of this program is to...

GrantWatch ID#: 174495

Grants to Shelby County, Iowa Nonprofits for Health, Social Services, Culture, Civic, and Edu...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Shelby County, Iowa nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in the community through programs in the areas of health, social services, culture, civic, and education. Funding is intended to support projects that will have a lasting impact on the community and can be utilized for many years. Succe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174496

Grants to Fremont County, Iowa Organizations and Agencies for Civic, Cultural, Health, Educa...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Fremont County, Iowa organizations and agencies to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for programs that fill unmet needs in the areas of health, social services, culture, civic, and education. The Funding Source seeks to support projects that will have a lasting impact on the com...

GrantWatch ID#: 174498

Grants to Montgomery County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Social Services, Cultu...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Montgomery County, Iowa nonprofits and agencies to enhance the quality of life in the community through programs in the areas of health, social services, culture, civic, and education. Funding is intended to support projects that will have a lasting impact on the community and can be utilized for many years. S...

GrantWatch ID#: 174499

Award to a USA K-12 Educator for Excellence in Educational Technology

Deadline 02/01/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA K-12 formal or informal educator to recognize the outstanding development and delivery or an educational technology program. Priority will be given to programs focusing on aerospace or aeronautics. Applicants must demonstrate how their programs ultimately benefit the students in a school or organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 177360

Grants to Cass County, Iowa Organizations and Agencies for Health, Social Services, Culture,...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Cass County, Iowa organizations and agencies for programs and services that will address unmet community needs and improve the quality of life in the area. Funding is intended for the focus areas of health, social services, culture, civic, and education. Funding is intended to support projects that will have a la...

GrantWatch ID#: 178224

Grants to Mills County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Civic, Cultural, Health, Education,...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations for programs and services to enhance the quality of life in Mills County. Funding is intended to support programs that fill unmet needs in culture, civic, education, health and human services in the region. The objective is to fund projects that will create a lasting impression on the...

GrantWatch ID#: 178225
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In-Kind Donations to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Neighborhood Beautification and Community ...

Deadline 02/02/18

In-kind grants valued at $3,500 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to support horticulture education and neighborhood beautification through community gardens. Winners will receive tools and gift cards in support of their project. Applications are invited from organizations demonstrating a commitment to the long-ter...

GrantWatch ID#: 179664
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Grants to International and USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for STEM Educatio...

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 02/02/18

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to International and USA nonprofits and government agencies, including schools, in multiple states for programs that promote success in STEM subjects. Applicants must first contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Programs will focus on studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171
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Investments in USA, Canada, and International Startups to Launch Innovative Technology Ventur...

Deadline 02/07/18

Funding opportunities for USA, Canada, and International startups at any stage to help launch innovative technology ventures. Companies that provide products and/or services in the following sectors are eligible: health, media and entertainment, finance, education, eGov/Smart Cities, logistics, and hospitality/travel. C...

GrantWatch ID#: 165172
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Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Improve Facilities, Purchase Equipment, and Upgrade Technology

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA K-12 public schools, charter schools, and nonprofit parent-teacher groups to enhance school resources and facilities. Funding may be requested for technology upgrades, facility renovations, tools for STEM programs, and safety improvements. Preference will be given to requests tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176770
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Grants to USA Youth Ages 5-25, Schools, IHEs, and Organizations for Youth Programs that Addr...

Deadline 02/12/18

Grants of $400 to USA youth ages 5-25 and grants of $1,000 to USA schools, IHEs, and organizations for projects that help stop childhood hunger. Additional Sustainability grants are also available for $400 to continue current work in this area. Projects should take place on Global Youth Service Day, April 20-22, 2018, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 177973
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Grants to Iowa Community Youth Groups for Farm Safety-Related Projects

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of $500 to Iowa youth groups and organizations for youth-led projects that aim to prevent the risk of farm-related illness and injury due to hazard exposure. Youth will plan and conduct a farm safety or health educational program, campaign, or social media event. Suggested activities may include: planning and car...

GrantWatch ID#: 168686
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance and Improve the Quality of Life in Cedar C...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents of Cedar County. Funding is intended to address a broad range of community needs in the areas of arts and culture, education, health and human services, and historic preservation.

GrantWatch ID#: 179237
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Grants to Central Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Health, Education, and Economic Dev...

Deadline 02/16/18

Grants to Central Iowa nonprofits, agencies, school districts, and religious organizations for major, large-impact projects. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of economic development, arts and culture, education, and health and human services. Priority will be given to projects that provide measurable results a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177737
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Economic Development, and Health

Deadline 02/16/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $99,999 to Iowa nonprofits, agencies, school districts, and religious organizations for projects that provide opportunities and improve the quality of life for state residents. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of economic development, arts and culture, education, and health and huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 177738
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, School Districts, Agencies, and IHEs for Community Garden and Green...

Deadline 02/19/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA nonprofits, school districts, agencies, and institutions of higher education for community garden and green-space projects. Funding is intended to support community outreach initiatives that bring the benefits of gardens and green spaces to more neighborhoods, schools, and communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179169
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Municipalities for Community Programs to Imp...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and municipal institutions for community-based programs providing innovative approaches to improving cardiovascular health. Eligible programs are those that meet the following five key criteria: 1. Address patient cardiovascu...

GrantWatch ID#: 165178
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Improving PreK-12 Learning through T...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in technology implementation efforts within schools. Please note that this award is designated for individuals who are not PreK-12 teachers, but are otherwise involved in PreK-12 education. Award judges will use the followi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178141

Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-12 Teacher for Use of Technology to Enhance Le...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-12 teacher to recognize the outstanding implementation of technology as a means to enhance learning. This award will be given to an individual who can demonstrate successful lessons and a passion for teaching. Award judges will use the following selection c...

GrantWatch ID#: 178179

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Young Educator for Using Technology to Enhance Lear...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International educator (age 35 or younger) to recognize outstanding work to enhance education through the implementation of technology. The selected recipient will have made a notable impact on education, and actively shares ideas and uses his or her professional learning network ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178180

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Policy for the Use of Tech...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding commitment to promoting the use of technology in education. The selected recipient will have demonstrated policy advocacy at the international, regional, state, or local level. Nominations are encouraged for those who are passionat...

GrantWatch ID#: 178181

Award to a USA, Canada, or International School System for the Use of Technology to Enhance ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International school system to recognize the outstanding use of technology to enhance education. Nominees can be organizations such as school boards, educational organizations, school districts, and secretariat of education. This award category has two areas of focus: - Widesp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178182

Award to a USA, Canada, or International PreK-2 Teacher for Innovative Uses of Technology in...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International preK-2 teacher to recognize efforts to enhance education by bringing technology into the classroom. The selected awardee will have demonstrated a passion for education and active engagement of students in innovative learning projects. Award judges will use the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178183
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Benefit Individuals, Families, and the Environ...

Deadline 04/30/18 LOI Date: 02/28/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for projects that benefit individuals, families, and communities in eligible states. Letters of Intent are due February 28, 2018. Focus areas include life-long education, cultural enrichment, basic needs, disaster relief, environmental stewardship, and programs that remove barriers to opportunities...

GrantWatch ID#: 182115