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Iowa Sports & Recreation:  67 Sports & Recreation Grants for Iowa.

Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 06/01/18 LOI Date: 05/25/18

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Letters of intent are due by January 26. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement of soccer fields. Safe Places to Play trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects that Impact Students and the Community

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA K-12 public school teachers to support innovative educational projects that have the potential to prepare students for the future and make a lasting impact on the community. Teachers will enter this contest with their ideas and compete for grants during a public voting period in October 2018. Previously f...

GrantWatch ID#: 157473

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations for Promoting Healthy Com...

Deadline 07/02/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

Awards of $10,000 and additional benefits to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations that effectively use sports to foster and sustain positive community changes. Candidates for this award make communities healthier places to learn, live, work, and play. Selection Criteria: In determining the wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

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

Deadline 05/31/18

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 in Multiple States for Programs that Promote Economic and Community...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that promote economic and community wellbeing in the cities where the Funding Source is located. An eligibility survey must be completed between April and May 2018. Funding is intended for organizations in Arkansas, Arizona, Califor...

GrantWatch ID#: 169781

Grants to Dubuque Region, Iowa Organizations for Recreational Events and Activites

Deadline 06/04/18

Grants to Dubuque Region, Iowa event organizers for the development, marketing, and promotion of recreational events that will benefit local residents. Applicants must explain how the activity or event will benefit the residents of Dubuque Region and must specify which population will benefit from the proposed program. App...

GrantWatch ID#: 149299

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Develop Services for Relative Caregivers

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits to develop new services for supporting caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents to young relatives. Funding is intended to be used over a two-year period to develop the various activities. The goals of the programs are: - Supportive services to relative caregivers...

GrantWatch ID#: 183607
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Outdoor Public Recreational Facilities

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and public agencies to design and construct public skateparks in low-income areas. Funding is intended to empower and support youth in disadvantaged communities. Applicants that demonstrate strong grassroots and community support for their project will be fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 176636
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Grants to USA K‐12 Schools for Programs that Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants ranging from $300 to $4,000 to USA K‐12 schools for activities that will lead to lasting healthy changes in the school. Funding is intended for students to engage in fun programs that promote healthy eating and physical activity. Eligible uses of funds include nutrition education materials, kickoff and promotional...

GrantWatch ID#: 176702

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Schools and Sports Organizations for Coaching, Ment...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International educational institutions and qualifying sports organizations, such as club teams, high school and college teams, and community athletic centers, for financial support, coaching, and mentorship. Priority is given to lacrosse and football programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 181706
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam Nonprofits for Youth Athletic Programs, Camps, Equipment...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $25,000, and grants of up to $75,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for youth athletic programs, camps, equipment, and emergency needs. Emphasis is placed on programs for disadvantaged and special needs children and youth under age 18. Organizations must benefit commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175176
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Female Athletes for Outstanding Performances in Tea...

Deadline 06/30/18

Awards to recognize two USA, Canada, and International female athletes, one playing in individual sports and one in team sports, whose performances over the past year have been exceptional. These awards are one of the most prestigious awards made by the Foundation. Past winners include Venus and Serena Williams, Yani Tse...

GrantWatch ID#: 155490
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Grants to USA Ski Clubs for Equipment to Improve Safety on Ski Trails

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to USA ski clubs for equipment to improve safety in racing and training on ski trails. Matching grants are intended for the purchase of equipment, as well as projects that widen the ski trails to create a safer environment for athletes. Safety project or equipment may include: - B-netting - A-netting - Trail ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175487
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 06/30/18

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
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Environment, Youth, Recreation, and Housing in Dic...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants starting at $500 to Dickinson County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies to benefit local communities through public, educational, civic, religious, patriotic, and charitable activities. Grantmaking areas include economic development, conservation, housing, family services, natural resources, recre...

GrantWatch ID#: 181442
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Grants to Cedar Valley, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions to Benefit L...

Deadline 09/15/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

Grants to Cedar Valley, Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for projects, activities, and programs benefiting communities in Black Hawk, Bremer, Butler, Buchanan, Chickasaw, Tama, and Grundy counties. LOIs are due July 1 and will be accepted from applicants from Black Hawk County...

GrantWatch ID#: 180827
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
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Grants to Grinnell, Iowa Nonprofits and Organizations for Initiatives that Promote Tourism

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Grinnell, Iowa nonprofits and organizations for projects and events that draw tourists from outside of the immediate area. Applicants must schedule a consultation prior to applying. The Foundation is especially interested in one-time events that result in overnight stays in local hotel...

GrantWatch ID#: 175516
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Grants to Iowa and Nebraska Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Health, Economic Development, ...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 07/16/18

Grants to Iowa and Nebraska nonprofits for projects that seek to improve the quality of life in the southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska region. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by November 15, 2017. Funding is primarily focused on the areas of Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie County. Eligible projects are those that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177891
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 10/19/18 LOI Date: 07/23/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. The deadline to submit an LOI is January 19, 2018. The majority of funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 07/31/18

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
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, For-Profits, and Universities ...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofits, universities, municipalities, and for-profits for programs that provide adult swimming lessons. Funding is intended to advocate and raise awareness about the benefits of swimming and to provide resources for programs providing adult learn-to-swim lessons. If ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172184
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Grants to Clay County, Iowa Organizations, Businesses, Agencies, and Individuals for Tourism...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Clay County, Iowa businesses, organizations, government agencies, and individuals to host public events that attract local residents and people from outside the county. The goal of this program is to promote Clay County as an attractive tourism destination, while enhancing the quality ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179243
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, local climbing and conservation organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance or preserve climbing access and strive to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be give...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Fellowships and Grants to USA Artists, Scholars, and Nonprofits in Upper Midwestern States ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Fellowships ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 and grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA artists, scholars, and organizations in Upper Midwestern states for projects that will preserve and perpetuate Scandinavian folk arts and cultural traditions. Eligible states include North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisc...

GrantWatch ID#: 182867
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Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to USA talented athletes to participate in world-class athletic competitions and pursue excellence in their sport of choice. Funding is intended to cover costs related to coaching, training, equipment, and event participation, including travel expenses. Funding evaluation shall include assessment of an applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 175816
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits for Education, Health, Social Issues, Community Betterment, and Re...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $20,000 to Iowa nonprofits that provide services in Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Fayette, Grundy, and Tama counties. Funding is intended for projects in the focus areas of education, health, sports, recreation, social issues, as well as programs that build family life, enhance c...

GrantWatch ID#: 170210
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Mountain Climbing Activities and Land Sustainability

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to protect and conserve mountain climbing resources. Funding is intended to help create healthy landscapes, empower local climbing communities, and promote respect for climbing locations. Projects must: - Have measurable, high impact yet achievable go...

GrantWatch ID#: 173943
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Grants to Multiple USA States and Manitoba Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Baseb...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Southwest Florida, and Manitoba nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and schools to improve facilities used by youth baseball or softball programs. Funding may be requested for the construction and renovation of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180057
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Health Programs

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and multiple states for ongoing community health programming with measurable and proven outcomes. The Foundation supports traditional or non-traditional approaches to solving problems in public health. This may include the provision of services directly to people, as well as programs t...

GrantWatch ID#: 171948
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible riding. Organizations can apply for either monetary gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 09/04/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and agencies to purchase playground equipment to construct or renovate a playground. Priority will be given to applicants that serve children from low-income communities. Special consideration is also given to communities that have been impacted by a disaster. Competitive a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051
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Grants to USA Climbing Groups to Replace Failing and Outdated Equipment in Local Climbing Ar...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA anchor replacement groups and climbing organizations to support initiatives to replace inadequate fixed anchors on established routes in local climbing areas. Grant applicants will be expected to demonstrate both need and support from local community members. The American Alpine Club and Access Fund launch...

GrantWatch ID#: 183600

Matching Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Midwest for Improvements to Baseball a...

Deadline 10/01/18

Matching grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government units operating youth baseball or softball programs in eligible midwest states for major field renovations. Applicants in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and South Dakota may apply. Fields must be used primarily for youth. Major ren...

GrantWatch ID#: 132521

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Training Program or Sport Psychologist for Importan...

Deadline 12/31/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International training program or sport psychologist for consistent and meaningful contributions to training and education in the field of excercise and sport psychology. This award may also be used to acknowledge a singular contribution to the field. The Awards Committee will consider a wide...

GrantWatch ID#: 159523

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Deadline Ongoing

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GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits Serving Jones County for Urgent, Unforeseen, and Emergency Needs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Jones County, Iowa nonprofits for emergency situations, unforeseen opportunities, and urgent needs. Funding is intended to provide quick relief in situations where there is a significant potential for loss, such as environmental or structural damage, loss of matching grant funds, or to provide for an individual c...

GrantWatch ID#: 160441

Grants to Greater Fort Dodge, Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Enhance the Quality ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Greater Fort Dodge, Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, hospitals, schools, and churches to enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applications are invited for projects that address community needs and opportunities across a broad range of areas. Grants are dedicated to providing fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 148938

In-Kind Grants of Sports Equipment to USA Schools to Develop Fitness, Coordination, and Moto...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools to provide students with a fun and unique sports experience that promotes the development of motor skills, fitness, sequencing, patterning, concentration, and focus, as well as ambidexterity and hand-eye coordination. The grant consists of a 30-set Speed Stacks Sport Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161037

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiples States for Arts and Conservation in the Siouxland Regi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, and South Dakota nonprofit organizations to promote the arts and environment conservation for Siouxland residents. Applications are invited for projects involving music, theater, art, parks, green spaces, and wildlife and conservation efforts.

GrantWatch ID#: 165827

In-Kind Grants to USA and Mexico Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities to Create Outside Pl...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA and Mexico nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and support organizations in developing and building a playground. Projects may involve landscaping, painting, play elements, seating and tabl...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Innovative Approaches to Promoting Healthy ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and universities for unconventional and innovative strategies to promote a culture of health. The Foundation invites proposals for creative and pioneering strategies that promote its mission to foster a culture of health in the nation. The Foundation awards most g...

GrantWatch ID#: 167051

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Groups, and Organizations for Projects that Encourage Clean and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofit organizations, boating clubs, and student groups for unique projects that educate about and promote safe and clean boating. Funding is intended to encourage positive behavior changes within in the boating community and recreational boaters. The Foundation is most interested in fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 175528

In-Kind Donations to USA Municipalities, Schools, and Nonprofits for Playground Equipment tha...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of specialty playground equipment to USA municipalities, schools, and nonprofit organizations that serve children. Applicants are eligible to receive one of two different kinds of playground equipment that have custom-built, loose parts and that encourage creativity, communication, and collaboration in p...

GrantWatch ID#: 163579

Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910

Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Promote Healthy Childhood and Youth Developme...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Alabama, Indiana, Iowa, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations to promote the healthy development of children and youth (ages 0-18) within the funding source’s service area. The Foundation invites proposals from organizations serving the following communities: -Alabama: Limestone County -Indiana: DeKalb, La...

GrantWatch ID#: 161435

Grants to Waterloo, Iowa Nonprofits and For-Profits to Promote Local Tourism Opportunities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $3,000 to Waterloo, Iowa nonprofit and for-profit organizations for projects and events that promote the local tourism industry. Strong applications will clearly demonstrate how the project will draw visitors to Waterloo. Preference will be given to projects that result in overnight stays in local lodging f...

GrantWatch ID#: 182691