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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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Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitali...

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative arts engagement and cultural planning projects that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by July 19. Initial application comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172668

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

Grants to USA Organizations to Support Armenian-American Youth Programs

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA organizations to positively impact the lives of Armenian-American youth. Consideration will be given to both local and national projects. The Foundation supports Armenian education, cultural activities, camping, and athletic programs that foster cultural appreciation and knowledge in youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 142791

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

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

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Equestrian Trail Maintenance Projects

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve public equestrian trails and for trail maintenance educational programs. Eligible trails are those that are accessible to the public. Priority will be given to educational programs that target youth. Projects may include, but are not limited to: - Trail maintenance, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 159711
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Sports and Exercise Programs

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, running clubs, and elementary and middle schools to implement structured youth running programs. The funded program may be either a start-up program or a pre-existing program. Eligible programs are those that are more than just a one-time event. They shou...

GrantWatch ID#: 171654

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

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

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

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 Iowa Private Conservation Organizations for Land Acquisition and Outdoor Recreation

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Iowa private conservation organizations for the acquisition and development of lands for the purposes of habitat protection and outdoor recreation. In evaluating proposals, consideration will be given to public benefits, species protection, tourism and economic development potential, multiple use potential, geog...

GrantWatch ID#: 173505

Grants to Iowa Cities to Increase Outdoor Recreational Opportunities and Expand Parkland

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Iowa cities and towns for the expansion and development of parks and open spaces. Typical projects include multi-purpose recreational developments and parkland expansions. Funding may be used for park acquisition, establishment, and maintenance, as well as the preservation of open spaces. Please note that funding...

GrantWatch ID#: 173506

Grants to Iowa Counties for Environmental Protection and Land Acquisition Projects

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Iowa counties for the purposes of land acquisition and natural resources conservation. Projects may involve land protection, protection and stabilization of resources, environmental education, equipment, facilities repair and upgrade, and increased outdoor recreational opportunities. Summary of Selection Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 173507
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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 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 USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Upper Midwest for Youth Baseball and Softball Pr...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Western Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, educational organizations, and local government agencies that operate youth baseball and softball programs. Funding is intended to help eligible youth baseball and softball organizations promote their leag...

GrantWatch ID#: 171406
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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 Clayton County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Strengthen Local Communities

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Clayton County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies to strengthen local communities. Eligible types of activities include education, safety, public health, tourism, cultural and recreational opportunities, economic development, and community betterment. UMGC Mission Statement: Upper Mississip...

GrantWatch ID#: 146332
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Residents of the Dyersville Area

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Iowa nonprofits for projects that improve the quality of life for residents of the Dyersville area. Past grants have funded a new ambulance unit, computers for local schools, and safety upgrades for a residential care center. Eligible locations include the communities of Dyersville, Earlville, Farley, Luxemburg, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160440
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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 Organizations to Promote Interest in Cross Country Skiing for Youth and Adults

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to USA sports clubs and organizations to promote participation in cross country skiing. Please note that priority will be given to applicants located in the Midwest region. This program focuses on both adult and youth skiers. The purpose of this grant is to promote cross country skiing as an energetic and fun activi...

GrantWatch ID#: 146619
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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
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 09/28/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Development

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include STEM education, road and vehicle safety, and community development. Consideration will also be given to requests benefitting Detroit communities. Focus Areas: General Motors is committe...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351
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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
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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
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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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 10/01/18

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 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

Grants to Grinnell, Iowa Nonprofits and Organizations for Initiatives that Promote Tourism

Deadline 10/15/18

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 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
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Grants to USA K‐12 Schools for Programs that Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

Deadline 11/07/18

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

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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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

Grants to USA Active Overseas Military Personnel, Injured Servicemen, or Veterans to Fund Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA active overseas military personnel, severely injured servicemen, or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational activities. Eligible activities include fine arts, sports, camps, and tutoring. Funding is intended to fill the gaps caused by loss of income and lack of resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

Grants to Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Environment, A...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $5,000 to Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota nonprofits for capital projects that bring benefit to the communities in which the funding source does business. Eligible program areas include environment, arts, youth, and recreation, in addition to general community betterment projects. Eligible communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 158913

Grants and Donations to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts, STEM, Business, and Athleti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and donations to USA nonprofit organizations and organizations for programs that support lifelong learning. Funding is intended for programs related to STEM/STEAM, character building, career technical education, business and entrepreneurialism, athletics, and arts and music, as well as scholarships.

GrantWatch ID#: 159473

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Golf Programs Serving Individuals with D...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools to provide opportunities for people with disabilities to participate in golf. Funding may be requested by organizations that give individuals with disabilities the opportunity to learn about and participate in the sport of golf,...

GrantWatch ID#: 159924
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935

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
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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
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Neighborhoods for Events that Strengthen Local Comm...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Black Hawk County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies that are working together with local neighborhoods to help strengthen the local community. Funding will be provided to support creative and impactful neighborhood-centric, event-based programs in Black Hawk County....

GrantWatch ID#: 161118

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) in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support projects primarily in the areas of community development, adolescence, middle childhood, and early childhood. The Foundation in...

GrantWatch ID#: 161435
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In-Kind Donations of Playground Equipment to USA Municipalities, Schools, and Nonprofits in ...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of specialty playground equipment to Iowa, New Mexico, New York, Pennsylvania, California, Florida, and Texas municipalities, schools, and nonprofit organizations that serve children in eligible regions. Applicants are eligible to receive one of two different kinds of playground equipment that have custo...

GrantWatch ID#: 163579

In-Kind Grants to USA, Mexico, and Edmonton, Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA, Mexico, and Edmonton, Alberta 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 elemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580

Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Sports and Health, ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to support programs in the following program areas: social welfare, arts and culture, education, and health and sports. Funding is intended to improve the lives of those less privileged and to support organizations and projects that are expected to achieve a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163829