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Iowa Workforce Development Grants:  121 Workforce Grants for Iowa.

Grants to assist veterans, youth, displaced workers, and immigrants to enter, remain and advance in the workplace. Find grants to provide programs for career education, career training, solve workforce shortage, promote workforce health and workforce development grants.

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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits to Improve Opportunities for Women and Girls

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations to enhance the lives of women and girls within the state. Funding is intended for programs that address the most crucial barriers that women and girls face including childcare, education and training, mentorship, employment, housing, and transportation. IWF seeks ...

GrantWatch ID#: 143869

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Dissertations on Issues Impact...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $25,000 per year to USA nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs to support dissertation research addressing issues affecting low-income and vulnerable families within the country. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadl...

GrantWatch ID#: 183420

Grants to USA School Districts and Education Agencies to Support Postsecondary Advising Prog...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of $90,000 over two years to USA school districts and local education agencies for support programs that encourage high school students to enroll and graduate from post-secondary institutions. Priority is given to schools with a high enrollment of minority and low-income students. Grantees will have access to indivi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183571

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes to Assist Incarcerated Adults Reentering the Workforce

Deadline 06/18/18

Grants to USA state agencies and tribes to develop a plan to integrate correctional and employment systems and programming. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program furthers the mission to enhance public safety and reduce crime and recidivism b...

GrantWatch ID#: 183592

Grants to USA Agencies and Tribes for Reentry Services for Those with Mental Illness and Sub...

Deadline 06/18/18

Grants to USA government agencies and Indian tribes to offer reentry programs and services to incarcerated individuals with co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse disorders. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Overview: The Improving R...

GrantWatch ID#: 183593

Grants to USA Government Agencies for Coaching Strategies to Promote Employment for Needy Fa...

Deadline 05/29/18

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands human services agencies to increase employment outcomes for needy families receiving temporary assistance. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Agencies will help beneficiaries improve employment o...

GrantWatch ID#: 183421

Grants to USA Government Agencies to Promote Employment for Needy Families

Deadline 05/29/18

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands human services agencies to enhance the employment outcomes for needy families receiving temporary assistance. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Agencies will participate in technical assistance...

GrantWatch ID#: 183422

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Data on Juvenile Reentry Programs

Deadline 05/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, and IHEs to support data collection, reporting, and analysis related to juvenile justice reentry programs. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. The purpose of this program is to improve state and local capacity to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183428

Grants to USA Individual Artists to Support the Creative Process and Artistic Works

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants averaging $250 to USA individual artists to support the artistic process and the creation of new work. Examples of eligible uses of funds include recording studio time, art supplies, performances, exhibits, and project-related expenses. This program seeks to support the growth of qualifying artists. IACA believe...

GrantWatch ID#: 183206

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 Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individual Artists for a Residency Program in Roswe...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants starting at $800 per month to USA, Canada, and International professional artists who are 21 years of age or older to participate in a year-long artist residency program in Roswell, New Mexico. Applications are accepted from artists involved in painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, installation, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 150655

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 USA Nonprofits for Educational Programs that Promote the Dairy Industry

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for educational initiatives and programs that educate the public about the dairy industry and promote the professional development of dairy producers. Funding will be provided for proposals that fall under one of the following two categories: 1. Building Producer Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178677

Awards to Recognize USA and Canada Psychologists for Significant Contributions to the Field o...

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada psychologists, ages 65 years old and up, in recognition of a distinguished career and enduring contribution to the field of psychology. There are four categories for these awards, each recognizing a different aspect of contribution to the field. Award Categories: 1. Gold Medal Award for Life...

GrantWatch ID#: 159518

In-Kind Donations to USA and International Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Proje...

Deadline 06/01/18

In-kind donations to nonprofit organizations in California, Florida, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Texas, Wisconsin, Australia, Belgium, China, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Romania, and the United Kingdom for community and maintenance projects in areas near the funding source’s facilities. Product donations must me...

GrantWatch ID#: 180895

Opportunity for USA and Canada Entrepreneurial Women to Participate in a Business Development...

Deadline 06/04/18

Opportunity for USA and Canada entrepreneurial women to participate in a comprehensive program for business growth and leadership development. The program includes ongoing events, media exposure, educational programs, and networking opportunities which provide the women with the resources, guidance, tools, and contacts to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155114

Scholarship Program for USA Law Enforcement Officers to Conduct Research

Deadline 06/08/18

Scholarship program for USA mid-career law enforcement officers to conduct research that will inform law enforcement policy and practice. Selected officers will attend conferences, summer program sessions, collaborative brainstorming events. Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to present research and findi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183567

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communi...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, schools, and government entities in multiple states that address high-priority community needs and facilitate local capacity building in communities where the funding source has an operational presence. Focus areas include economic and community development, health and wellness, education and trai...

GrantWatch ID#: 182253
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Benefitting Low-Income Communities

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit community development corporations for economic development projects that will benefit low-income families and individuals. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Projects will promote the creation of employment and...

GrantWatch ID#: 151409
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Career Development Projects that Benefit Youth and Veterans wit...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit youth with disabilities. Projects should help youth develop skills needed for successful employment, especially for work in the areas of science, technology, engineering, arts and design, and mathematics. The Foundation will als...

GrantWatch ID#: 154938
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Faith-Based Organizations in Multiple States to Prom...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, and Pennsylvania nonprofits, government agencies, and faith-based organizations in eligible areas for programs that promote financial resilience in youth. Eligible program areas are STEM education and financial li...

GrantWatch ID#: 169155
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Older Adults, Ages 65 and Above

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 06/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for innovative projects that benefit older Americans (ages 65 and above). Funding is specifically intended to support proposals that focus on the areas of advocacy, direct services, education and training programs for professionals working with the elderly, and/or research to identify the causes of...

GrantWatch ID#: 180281
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18 Conference Date: 06/20/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667
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Fellowship to a USA Mid-Career Journalist for Independent Study, Research, and Travel

Deadline 06/21/18

Fellowship of $75,000 to a USA editorial writer or columnist to help broaden his or her knowledge of the world and journalistic horizons. Funding is intended to cover the cost of research, travel, and study in any field. The fellowship will result in the publishing of editorials and other writings, including books. Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 156085
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Grant to a USA Female Film Director for the Production of a Dramatic Feature Film

Deadline 06/22/18

Grant of $7,500 to a USA female film director over the age of 40 to support the production of a dramatic feature-length film. To qualify, the applicant must have previously directed one other film project. Funding may be used for any stage of production, including, pre-production, production, and post-production.

GrantWatch ID#: 155401
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Grants to USA and Canada PreK-8 Schools for Art-Infused Professional Development Initiatives

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants of $2,500 and art supplies valued at $1,000 to USA and Canada PreK-8 schools whose principal is a funding source member for art-infused professional development programs that utilize creative capacity-building. Funding is intended to create a school-wide commitment to art-infused education for the long-term and to h...

GrantWatch ID#: 171168
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Grant to a USA Woman Filmmaker for the Completion of a Film Focusing on Disabilities

Deadline 06/22/18

Grant of $7,500 and additional support to a USA female filmmaker for the completion of a film that addresses physical or developmental disability issues. Films may be of any genre or length, but must currently be a work-in-progress. Applications may be submitted by both directors and producers. Women of Her Word Grant:...

GrantWatch ID#: 171526
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18 Conference Date: 06/26/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034
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Grants to USA Law Enforcement Agencies to Investigate the Distribution of Illegal Drugs

Deadline 06/27/18

Grants to USA law enforcement agencies to improve public safety through the investigation of illegal, drug-related activities related. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program focuses on the distribution of heroin or unlawful distribution of pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 155699
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Strengthen Agriculture and Rural Communities

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming nonprofit organizations to positively impact rural communities and the agricultural industry. Program areas include hunger and nutrition, young and beginning agricultural producers, agriculture education, and disaster relief or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178636
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Arts Programming, Education, and Services

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofits, schools, and churches for arts education, services, and programming. Eligible proposals are those that provide services for artists; artistic programs that engage the community; leadership training that will increase an arts organization's strength and capacity for the long term; a...

GrantWatch ID#: 183510
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmakers for Unique Film Projects

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers to support unique film projects that contribute to society. This program seeks to support films that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television series, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903
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Grants to USA Cooperatives to Support Community Projects and Develop Agricultural Leaders

Deadline 07/01/18

Matching grants of up to $5,000 to USA cooperatives and funding source operation locations to support neighborhood projects. Priority is given to projects that increase farming safety for rural communities and cultivate agricultural leaders. Successful projects previously supported include local 4-H and FFA programs an...

GrantWatch ID#: 183059
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Grants to Grundy Center Area, Iowa Nonprofits and Schools to Address Local Health Needs

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa nonprofits, schools, and health-promoting groups for programs and projects that address the health needs of residents in the funding source's service area. The service area covered for this grant includes the communities of Aplington, Beaman, Conrad, Dike, Eldora, Gladbrook, Grundy Center, H...

GrantWatch ID#: 177250
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Grants to Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, and Oklahoma Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Healt...

Deadline 07/02/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois, Iowa, Colorado, and Oklahoma nonprofits, schools, and agencies for programs that support innovation and equity in healthcare, efforts to recruit and retain a high-quality healthcare workforce, as well as novel approaches to positively address the social determinants of health. The fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179968
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Studies in Inequality and Youth Outc...

Deadline 07/05/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International early-career researchers employed at tax-exempt institutions for long-term studies on inequality and youth outcomes, as well as strategies to improve the use of research evidence in ways that benefit youth. Funding is intended for research that focuses on youth ages 5-25. Applicants...

GrantWatch ID#: 169550
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Housing, Economic, Neighborhood, and Workforc...

Deadline 07/06/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to Nebraska, Iowa, Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, South Dakota, and Texas nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs and projects that focus on promoting stable housing, strong local economies, vibrant neighborhoods, and an educated workforce. The goal of the Bank's Community Devel...

GrantWatch ID#: 182899
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Grassroots Efforts to Promote Social...

Deadline 07/09/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that promote social justice around the world. Applicants must submit a preliminary application in advance of a full proposal. Priority will be given to projects with small budgets that lack access to mainstream sources of funding. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144400
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Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, Economic Development,...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs in the areas of preparing youth for success in education and employment, promoting economic development, and supporting local efforts to build thriving communities. Applicants must speak with a program officer prior to submitting an application. Fu...

GrantWatch ID#: 178879
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International HR Scholar for Significant Contributions to Human R...

Deadline 07/15/18

Award of $50,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scholar with a significant body of work in the field of human resources. The purpose of this award is to recognize lifetime achievement in the field of human resources research. This award honors an individual for significant past and ongoing research contributions that i...

GrantWatch ID#: 169769
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects that Fight Economic I...

Deadline 07/15/18

Fellowships starting at $80,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that explore how to fight pervasive economic inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry before applying. Fellows are expected to work on a related topic of their choice and to produce work in a medium of their choosing, s...

GrantWatch ID#: 178081
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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 Groups Supporting Public Lands for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 07/17/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit friends groups and community-based organizations affiliated with public lands for capacity building activities. The purpose of this program is to strengthen organizations that support the stewardship and conservation of public lands sites. Successful proposals will: -Demonstr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180753
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Fellowships to USA Retired and Retiring Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 07/24/18

Fellowships starting at $90,000 and an additional project support to USA and territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within state, local, or federal governments. Selected fellows will carry out a project that will advance knowledge and understanding of making effective social and economic changes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits to Promote the Equality of Women

Deadline 11/02/18 LOI Date: 07/30/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 per year to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations to promote religious, political, social, and economic equality for women. LOIs are due July 30. Funding may be requested for both general operating and project support. Please note that only feminist social change organizations may re...

GrantWatch ID#: 149534
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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 to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Cultivate a Strong STEM Workforce

Deadline 09/28/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to promote a world-class workforce in the STEM fields. Initial applications are due no later than July 31. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take up to four weeks to complete. Program Description: The ONR seeks a broad range of ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 151207
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 08/01/18

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