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79 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 Nonprofits to Present Outdoor Music Concerts in Small and Mid-Sized Towns and ...

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to present professional music concert series in small to medium-sized cities and towns. The public spaces in which the concerts are to take place must be outdoors, easily accessible to a wide range of socioeconomic ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174677

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/22/22 Conference Date: 05/25/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that enhance outdoor recreation and improve the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is intended for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that make a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Physical Activity Among Girls and Women

Deadline 05/31/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for fitness, sports, and movement-based programs. Funding is intended to support programs that encourage activity among women and girls of all ages. Grant funds may be used for equipment, supplies, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 195185

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Recreational Activities for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations for recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Eligible expenses include registration fees, equipment, facilities, and housing. Priority will be given to programs that serve low-income or economically ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153362

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions for Projects to Benefit Lo...

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations, agencies, and educational institutions in eligible locations for projects to benefit local residents. Areas of focus include education; arts, culture, and humanities; health and human services; recreation and environment; and com...

GrantWatch ID#: 154470

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits to Market Local Sports Events

Deadline 06/01/22

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations for marketing expenses associated with sports events. Eligible sports events include amateur, collegiate, and professional level events. Funding is intended for production costs, promotional materials, equipment rental, advertisin...

GrantWatch ID#: 200882

In-Kind Grants of Equipment to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Youth Baseb...

Deadline 06/04/22

In-kind grants of equipment to USA nonprofit organizations, educational organizations, and local government agencies in eligible regions to support youth baseball and softball programs. The grant is intended to provide organizations with new and safe equipment for thei...

GrantWatch ID#: 171406
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Businesses, and Individuals f...

Deadline 06/06/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, indigenous organizations, businesses, and individuals for projects to reduce pollution caused by recreational fishing. Eligible projects may align with one of the following pillars: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203403

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Initiatives to Improve Ocean Health

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Fitness and Running Programs to Improve Children's Health

Deadline 06/15/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to improve children's health. Funding is intended for programs that increase the well-being of children and youth through physical activities. The goal of the program is to encourage and inspire youth ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172484
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Grants to USA Top Athletes for Support in Reaching International Competitions

Deadline 06/19/22

Grants to USA top-tier athletes in eligible sports disciplines to further their development, training, and career success. Funding is intended to support ranking athletes who have earned a college degree and are working toward reaching elite international competitions ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936
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Grants to USA Ski Clubs for Programs and Equipment to Prevent Injuries

Deadline 06/24/22

Grants to USA ski clubs to protect skiers from experiencing injuries during training and racing. The purpose of funding is to address safety challenges faced by ski facilities. Funding is intended for safety projects, such as trail widening, and for the acquisition of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175487
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Expand Safe Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and Protect Access to ...

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to expand the proper access and use of public lands. Funding is intended to support activities that ensure the safe use of off-highway vehicles, educate the public on conservation practices and appropriate use of recreational land,...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Local Quality of Life and Economic Vit...

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that impact the economic vitality or quality of life in eligible locations. Funding is intended to benefit local communities through public, educational, civic, religious, patriotic, and charit...

GrantWatch ID#: 181442
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Grants to USA Educational Institutions and Sports Programs to Address Sports-Related Needs

Deadline 06/30/22

Grants of $10,000 to USA educational institutions and qualifying sports organizations to address sports-related needs. Funding is intended to support growth or other financial needs. Applicants from all categories of sports are eligible to apply. Applicants may includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181706
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Grants to USA Students for Local Community Service Projects

Deadline 07/01/22

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA students ages 18 and under for service projects to benefit their local community. Funding may be used to support a variety of creative projects, such as playgrounds, nature trails, animal shelters, school and community gardens, facemask do...

GrantWatch ID#: 156531
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Related to Performance-Enh...

Deadline 08/01/22 LOI Date: 07/01/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research projects related to the reduction of performance-enhancing drug use. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. The purpose of the funding is to address the root causes and prevent the use of these...

GrantWatch ID#: 172154
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Grants to USA Female Professional Athletes for Childcare Expenses

Deadline 07/12/22

Grants of $10,000 to USA female athletes for expenses related to childcare. Funding is intended to help women continue to train and compete in professional sports. Grant funds may be used for the costs of caregivers, equipment, medical expenses, meals and supplies, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 197468
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Grants to Iowa Organizations for Sports Events and Projects that Attract Tourists to Eligibl...

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants to Iowa organizations for sporting events and projects in eligible regions that will attract tourists and have a positive impact on the local economy. Applicants are required to consult with program staff prior to submitting an application. Priority is given to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164075

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Organizations for Initiatives that Promote Tourism

Deadline 07/15/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa nonprofits and organizations in eligible communities for projects and events that draw tourists from outside of the immediate area. Applicants must meet with staff prior to submitting an application to ensure their application meets eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 175516

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of At-Risk Military Veterans

Deadline 07/29/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275
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Grants to USA Organizations for Programs Serving Armenian-American Youth

Deadline 07/31/22

Grants to USA organizations to benefit Armenian-American youth. Eligible types of programming include athletic, cultural, educational, and camping. Previous grantees include schools, camps, boys and girls clubs, dance ensembles, and music programs. Consideration will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 142791

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits for Projects and Programs to Benefit Residents in Eligible Communi...

Deadline 07/31/22

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations for projects and programs to benefit local residents in eligible communities. Preference will be given to programs that fall into one of the following categories: increasing access to resources, neighborhood safety and revitalizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 197500
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Grants to USA High Schools to Promote the Development of Rugby Programs

Deadline 07/31/22

Grants to USA private and public high schools for youth athletic programs. The purpose of this program is to promote the sport of rugby in schools across the country by expanding the availability of rugby programs for student athletes. Funding is intended to help grow ...

GrantWatch ID#: 203393
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Sports and Exercise Programs

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, running clubs, and elementary and middle schools to implement structured youth athletic programs. Funding is intended for either new or existing programs. Eligible programs are those that provide more than just a o...

GrantWatch ID#: 171654

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants to USA nonprofits, agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that increase rock climbing accessibility. Funding is intended to preserve and improve climbing areas across the nation. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Grants to Iowa Organizations, Businesses, Agencies, and Individuals for Public Events

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa organizations, businesses, government entities, and individuals in eligible regions to host public events. Funding is intended for exhibits, festivals, performances, and sporting events and tournaments that attract participants from both ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179243
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Cultural Projects and Events

Deadline 08/01/22

Grants of up to $2,500 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and local governments for arts and cultural projects and events. Priority is given to proposals from organizations that are led by or primarily serve historically underserved populations. Funding is intended for sm...

GrantWatch ID#: 201812
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Award to a USA or Canada Public Health Official or Department for Exceptional Contributions ...

Deadline 08/12/22

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada public health official or department to recognize exceptional achievements in the advancement of recreational water safety. The award recipient will be honored for outstanding work in public health and in the safe use of water in spas...

GrantWatch ID#: 195859

Grants to Iowa Private Conservation Organizations for Land Acquisition and Outdoor Recreation

Deadline 08/15/22

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 econo...

GrantWatch ID#: 173505
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Grants to Iowa Cities to Increase Outdoor Recreational Opportunities and Expand Parkland

Deadline 08/15/22

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 th...

GrantWatch ID#: 173506

Grants to Iowa Agencies to Improve Designated Water Routes

Deadline 08/15/22

Grants to Iowa local government agencies to improve designated water routes throughout the state. The purpose of this program is to support and improve infrastructure project designs. Eligible activities include refurbishment of existing facilities, new projects, addit...

GrantWatch ID#: 192226
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Public Institutions in Eligible Areas to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 08/31/22

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations and public institutions in eligible locations to address community needs. Funding priorities include quality of life, economic wellbeing, education, health, tourism, recreation, and community capital improvements. Eligible applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 147524

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Archery Programs for Youth

Deadline 09/01/22

Grants of up to $500 to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities for archery programs for youth. Funding is intended to support equipment purchases and range enhancements for organizations that provide archery programming for youth. The purpose of the grant ...

GrantWatch ID#: 153511

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 09/01/22

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 r...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Local C...

Deadline 09/15/22

Grants of up to $30,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit the community in eligible regions. Applicants are advised to visit the offices of the funding source prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to s...

GrantWatch ID#: 170210

Grants to USA Climbing Groups to Replace Failing and Outdated Equipment in Local Climbing Ar...

Deadline 09/15/22

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 memb...

GrantWatch ID#: 183600
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In-Kind Donations of Insulin to USA Nonprofit Diabetes Summer Camps that Serve Children and ...

Deadline 09/19/22

In-kind donations of insulin to USA and territories nonprofit diabetes summer camps. The purpose of the program is to ensure that children with diabetes up to age 18 will be able to enjoy a full camp experience. Requests will be accepted from nonprofit camps as well as...

GrantWatch ID#: 197070
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Grants to South Dakota and Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Encourage Good Nut...

Deadline 09/21/22

Grants to South Dakota and Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for initiatives that enhance the health and well-being of residents across the state. Applicants should contact staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 180088
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States to Benefit Youth Softball and Baseb...

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and South Dakota nonprofit organizations and agencies operating youth softball or baseball programs for capital improvement projects. Funding is intended for the renovation and improvement...

GrantWatch ID#: 132521

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

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nebraska, Iowa, and Colorado nonprofit organizations to support young people and families in eligible communities. The Foundation provides modest, need-based grants directed to small and usually local organizations for individuals (especially...

GrantWatch ID#: 181549
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Grants to Iowa Organizations for Activities that Attract Visitors and Enhance the Local Qual...

Deadline 10/14/22

Grants to Iowa organizations for a broad range of activities that benefit local residents in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support events and activities in the areas of education, culture, arts, and recreation. The purpose of the program is to enhance the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147379

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Improve the Quality of Life of Local Residents

Deadline 11/15/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for projects and initiatives within the focus areas of health, education, religion, culture, recreation, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176660
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations to Pr...

Deadline 12/15/22

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and faith-based organizations in eligible locations to benefit children. Areas of focus include food insecurity, health and wellness, and DEI programming. Support ranges from monetary...

GrantWatch ID#: 183698
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research and Education Projects wit...

Deadline 01/15/23

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals for research and education projects with a focus on aquatic life. Eligible projects are those that enhance understanding of aquatic environments, hazards posed to coastal and ocean environments, and sport diving phys...

GrantWatch ID#: 200116

Grants to Iowa Private Organizations and Agencies to Develop and Maintain Recreational Vehic...

Deadline 02/01/23

Grants to Iowa private organizations and political subdivisions for the development and maintenance of recreational vehicle trails throughout the state. Eligible program expenses include land acquisition, equipment purchases, trail maintenance, the maintenance and oper...

GrantWatch ID#: 173717

Grants to Iowa Schools for Archery Programs to Benefit Students

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Iowa schools for athletic programs to benefit students. Funding is intended to support schools that purchase equipment needed to conduct international-style target archery programs in physical education classes for students in grades 4-12. Funding may be used...

GrantWatch ID#: 135069

Grants to USA Families of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Childre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741
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Grants to South Dakota, Iowa, and Minnesota Nonprofits to Improve Eligible Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to South Dakota, Iowa, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to benefit the local community. Focus areas include youth, environment, arts, recreation, and community betterment. The purpose of this program is to support large-scale projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158913

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 health. Applicants may request funding toward sports equipment and program expenses. The purpose of the program is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935