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68 Social Justice Grants for Iowa

Grants for social justice, racial equality, economic justice human rights and social change for individuals, nonprofits, businesses, communities of color and other populations, cultures and religions that have been affected by racial injustice, prejudice and discrimination based upon their age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, national origin, race, religion, and sexual orientation.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Equality Between Women and Men in Eligible Fiel...

Deadline 02/04/21 LOI Date: 11/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education for projects that further the careers of women in eligible fields. A letter of intent or an initial proposal may be required prior to submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to prom...

GrantWatch ID#: 176005

Cooperative Agreement to a USA State, Local Agency, Tribe, or Nonprofit, to Provide Assistan...

Deadline 10/21/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA state, local agency, Indian tribe, nonprofit, community development entity, or land clearance authority to provide technical assistance, research, and training for environmental projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations...

GrantWatch ID#: 186479

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects and Programs that Address Public Legal Needs

Deadline 10/02/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for innovative legal projects and programs. Funding is intended to serve urgent public needs related to access to justice, equality, and public understanding of the legal system. Proposals should address the needs o...

GrantWatch ID#: 184364

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address Bias and Racism Within the Health Care System

Deadline 01/18/21 LOI Date: 10/07/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations to address bias and racism within the health care system. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to ensure that local health care systems are...

GrantWatch ID#: 191792

Grants to USA CBOs to Address Issues Related to Environmental Health and Social Justice

Deadline 10/09/20

Grants to USA community-based organizations for programs and activities that address issues related to environmental health and social justice. Funding is intended to support projects that help groups advance their objectives, strengthen leadership skills, increase cap...

GrantWatch ID#: 190689

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 12/21/20 LOI Date: 10/15/20

Awards of $25,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories municipalities, tribes, and Native Hawaiian organizations for collaborative efforts to improve the quality of life and health of residents. The purpose of this program is to recognize communities working on t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Live and Virtual Performances at Intern...

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and territories individual professional artists, ensembles, and nonprofit organizations to support participation in live or virtual performances at international venues. Priority will be given to proposals elevating historically underrepr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for social change initiatives. Funding is intended to benefit Jewish women and girls. Focus areas include education, economic empowerment, advocacy, social justice, and violence prevention. Programs serving wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176953

Opportunity for USA Black Community Leaders to Receive a Short-Term Stay in a Nature Retreat

Deadline 09/24/20

Opportunity for USA Black community leaders to receive a short-term stay in a nature retreat. The purpose of the program is to recognize work done in the field of social justice and to allow those fighting for social justice to rest and recharge in a peaceful environme...

GrantWatch ID#: 192093

Fellowships to USA Individuals to Promote Social Equity

Deadline 09/25/20

Fellowships with a stipend of $30,000 to USA individuals to promote social justice. Fellows will receive personal guidance, professional development, networking opportunities, and resources to build a social enterprise. Funding is intended to support progressive and ea...

GrantWatch ID#: 162765

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Business Owners to Support Business Growth

Deadline 09/25/20

Grants of up to $50,000 and in-kind services to USA business owners to support business growth. The majority of grants will be allotted to businesses owned by underrepresented entrepreneurs. Businesses that demonstrate a high degree of positive impact will be given pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 191865

Competition for USA, Canada, and International Nurses and Nursing Students to Enhance COVID-...

Deadline 09/29/20

Competition for USA, Canada, and International nurses and nursing students for new ideas and interventions that improve care for Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients. The purpose of this program is to nurture solutions to health challenges related to the pandemic. The nurse...

GrantWatch ID#: 191645

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Interior Design Research Projects

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International teams for research projects related to interior design. Funding is intended to support projects that produce design principles, tools, and guidelines to benefit designers in the field. Projects will ultimately be developed into ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186556

Grant and In-Kind Services to a USA Nonprofit Serving Minorities to Implement a Mentoring Pro...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grant of $7,500 and in-kind software and services to a USA or territories nonprofit organization to help implement and facilitate a mentoring program. Funding is intended to support an organization striving towards greater racial equity for Black, Indigenous, and/or ot...

GrantWatch ID#: 191607

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Increase Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Within the Arts

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to increase equity, diversity, and inclusion within the arts. Funding is intended for projects to address a clear challenge or issue. Eligible activities include, but are not limited to, initiatives in chamber music, repertoire, me...

GrantWatch ID#: 191916

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in locations where the funding source has a business presence for community benefit programs. Focus areas include culture and the arts, education, health and social services, and civil activities. Special consideration will be give...

GrantWatch ID#: 162237

Grants for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Arts Projects to Promote Peace and...

Deadline 10/05/20

Grants for USA, Canada, and International visual journalists and professional photographers for projects that promote peace and affect positive change. Applicants are encouraged to submit work related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the killing of Floyd Geor...

GrantWatch ID#: 177632
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Justice and Anti-Discrimination Initiatives

Deadline 12/15/20 LOI Date: 10/06/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives that protect the rights of citizens and combat discrimination. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to eliminate all forms of prejudice and discriminatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 174660
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Lawyers, and Law Firms for Justice-Related Lawsuits

Deadline 11/03/20 LOI Date: 10/06/20

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, lawyers, and law firms for a case involved in civil or human rights, economic justice, or environmental justice. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is usua...

GrantWatch ID#: 175576

In-Kind Grants of Mentorship, Office Space, and Entrepreneurial Assistance to USA, Canada, an...

Deadline 10/08/20

In-kind grants of mentorship and free office space to USA, Canada, and International health-based startups to promote entrepreneurial potential. The program's goal is to bring together health startups with entrepreneurs for the purpose of solving problems, promoting in...

GrantWatch ID#: 184898

Fellowships to USA Physicians to Improve Health Care for Disadvantaged and Vulnerable Popula...

Deadline 12/01/20 Conference Date: 10/08/20

Fellowships of $60,000 to USA physicians for participation in a full-time academic program to improve health care for targeted populations. The opportunity will provide education and leadership training towards an additional academic degree to prepare physician-leaders...

GrantWatch ID#: 183620

Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 10/15/20

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Grassroots Social Change Strategies and Activities

Deadline 10/15/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA constituent-led nonprofit organizations for strategies and activities to create social change. Funding is intended to provide project and general operating support to organizations that utilize base-building and community organizing strat...

GrantWatch ID#: 179477
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Recognize Outstanding and Creative W...

Deadline 10/31/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding and creative work in social justice and change. Awards are intended for innovators who have identified a particular need, created a systemic solution for it, and have made a significant impac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174178
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Awards to USA Individuals for Encouraging Underrepresented Students to Pursue Science and En...

Deadline 11/01/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA individuals for encouraging diversity in the fields of science and engineering. In addition to a cash prize, the winners will designate an academic institution to receive grants of $10,000 to further the objectives of this award. The award is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 155138
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Social Change Issues

Deadline 11/01/20

Awards of $1,500 and one award of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize exceptional research on social change issues in any related field. Research that has been completed within the past three years and has been published or is intended fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 160540
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Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/20

Grants of up to $30,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA individuals for social sciences research. Priority will be given to proposals from scholars who are underrepresented in the social sciences. The purpose of this program is to support research that identifies ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 187123
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Organizations, Tribes, and IHEs to Train Postdoctoral Medical Rese...

Deadline 11/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, faith-based and community-based organizations, Tribes, and institutions of higher education to train medical researchers. Applicants are advised that required registrations make take up to one month to complete. Grant recipients m...

GrantWatch ID#: 192331
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research Addressing Diversity in the Context of the COVID-19 and ...

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

Grants to USA scholars to support research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protes...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research Related to Inequality in the Context of the Coronavirus a...

Deadline 03/10/21 LOI Date: 11/11/20

Grants to USA scholars for research that addresses multiple factors contributing to inequality. Applicants must submit a letter of interest prior to applying. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the recent mass protests, funding is intended for research in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Fellowships to USA Former Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 11/23/20

Fellowships to USA and Territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within government for social change projects. Funding is intended for former government officials from all levels of government, including tribal governments, to advance projects w...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship that leads to the publication of policy papers,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
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Award to a USA Individual to Recognize Work in Health Advocacy or Social Change

Deadline 12/04/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to honor activities, progress, and leadership that support social change in the health arena. The award is intended to recognize someone who fights for social justice and health care for all. Nominee applications must be accompanied ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191906
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen the USA-Israel Relationship, Instill Jewish Pride, an...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofits organizations to strengthen the relationship between the USA and Israel, to instill pride in the Jewish people, and to combat discrimination, hatred, and bigotry across the USA. Applicants must contact program staff before submitting an online ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171991
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Justice Initiatives and Programs

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for social justice activities. Funding is intended for projects that are sponsored by a professional football player. Eligible activities are those that reduce barriers to opportunity. Priority areas of funding incl...

GrantWatch ID#: 192185
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Grants to Iowa PreK-12 Schools and Nonprofits for Online Arts Education Programming

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to Iowa PreK-12 schools and nonprofit organizations for online arts education programming. Priority is given to proposals that address racial, economic, or geographic inequities. The purpose of the program is to promote learning and engagement and equity in the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192357

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Health, Safety, and Human Rights of Incarcerated Pop...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to ensure justice for and protect the human rights of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated populations impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support efforts and activities that address health,...

GrantWatch ID#: 189386

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and For-Profits to Address Inequities in Local Communities

Deadline 01/08/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Iowa nonprofit and for-profit organizations in eligible locations to address inequities in local communities. Funding may be used for general operating support, new projects and activities, and educational initiatives. The purpose of this fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 187293
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Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple Western States for Grassroots Social Change Initiati...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants of up to $12,000 to USA organizations in multiple western states to support social change initiatives. Funding is intended to support organizations serving predominantly low-income communities and communities of color that seek to improve their communities’ we...

GrantWatch ID#: 181081

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Justice and Human Rights

Deadline 04/20/21 LOI Date: 01/29/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support efforts to achieve social justice, human rights, and peace. New applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full proposal. Grant funds may be used to support general operations as well as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Psychology Projects that Address Socia...

Deadline 04/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and international graduate students and early-career researchers affiliated with qualifying nonprofits, government agencies, or institutions for innovative projects in psychology. Funding is intended to support education, interve...

GrantWatch ID#: 178423

Fellowships to USA Journalists for Research and Reporting on Economic, Political, and Social...

Deadline 05/04/21

Fellowships to USA journalists to support research and reporting on current issues. Fellows will have opportunities for networking and project development. Funding is intended to provide professional journalists with time and resources for an original project, while fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174464

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclus...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The F...

GrantWatch ID#: 133552
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Social and Environmental Justice and COVID-19 Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. Funding may be used for community organizing in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. This program supports organizations seeking to furthe...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Research on Improving Public He...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, agencies, and IHEs to support qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research on population health, equity, and well-being. Priority is given to research that examines the health impacts of interventions that...

GrantWatch ID#: 161224
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and For-Profits for Social Change Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social change organizations (including nonprofits and for-profits) that are in the early stages of their development for programs and projects that address important social issues at the national or global level. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 161348
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Build a More Sustainable, Just, and Humane World

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects to build a more sustainable, just, and humane world. Focus areas include measuring human progress, animal advocacy, climate change and global health, and independent media. Eligible applicants are those with a national...

GrantWatch ID#: 162166