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119 Community/Economic Development Grants for Iowa

Grants to encourage community economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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

Deadline 09/30/21

Grant of $7,500 and in-kind support to a USA or territories nonprofit organization. The purpose of this program is to support a mentoring program in an organization that is working towards racial equity. In addition to funding, the grantee will receive software and sta...

GrantWatch ID#: 191607

Cooperative Agreements to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, Tribes, and IHEs for Training Activities...

Deadline 10/05/21

Cooperative agreements to USA governmental units, nonprofit organizations, Tribes, regional councils, workforce investment boards, redevelopment agencies, and IHEs for training activities to address brownfield sites. Required registrations may take a month or more to c...

GrantWatch ID#: 198239

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Job Creation and Retention Efforts in the ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for job creation and retention efforts in the fields of arts and culture. The purpose of the program is to mitigate the negative financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandem...

GrantWatch ID#: 198456

Grants to Iowa Individuals for Career and Community Development in the Wake of the COVID-19 P...

Deadline 10/01/21 Conference Date: 09/23/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa individual artists for the creation of jobs and the development of new projects in the aftermath of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding may be used for materials, equipment, marketing, research and development, rentals, and to h...

GrantWatch ID#: 198455

Grants to Iowa Humanities Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Job Creation Efforts and Humani...

Deadline 10/01/21 Conference Date: 09/28/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Iowa humanities nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for job creation efforts and the development of humanities projects related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding may be used for project materials, personnel ti...

GrantWatch ID#: 198457

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Government Agencies to Foster Tourism

Deadline 09/29/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government entities for projects that foster tourism. The purpose of this program is to attract people to visit and live in Iowa. Funding is intended for expenses directly related to the implement...

GrantWatch ID#: 144235

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Faith-Based Organizations, and Agencies in Eligible Locations for...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $7,500 to Iowa nonprofit and faith-based organizations, and government agencies in eligible locations for projects to benefit the community. Areas of interest may include education and lifelong learning, community and economic development, and improving...

GrantWatch ID#: 135929

Grants to Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming Organizations to Benefit Rural Communiti...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming organizations for programs to benefit rural communities in the funding source's service area. Funding is intended to support a wide range of programs, such as promoting agri...

GrantWatch ID#: 178636

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, and Educational Institutions in Eligible A...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Illinois and Iowa nonprofit organizations, government entities, and educational institutions in eligible areas for a wide range of activities that benefit communities. Priority will be given to proposals addressing the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, racial ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179933

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, NGOs, and Indivi...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International private, public, nonprofit, and for-profit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, faith-based organizations, NGOs, and individuals to improve the lives of people living in poverty. Funding is intended to support innovative an...

GrantWatch ID#: 181034

Grants to Iowa Agencies for Community Revitalization and Housing Projects in Eligible Commun...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Iowa government agencies for community revitalization and housing projects in eligible communities affected by a natural disaster. Funded is intended to support the construction of rental housing units and single-family housing. Eligible projects are those th...

GrantWatch ID#: 196992

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Community Leaders for Capital Projects to Revitalize Public Com...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, nonprofit leaders, elected officials, and town managers and employees for capital projects to revitalize public community spaces in rural areas. The purpose of the program is to create and restore communal spaces ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197389

Grants and In-Kind Support to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance Leadership in Rural Ar...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of $1,000 and in-kind support to Iowa nonprofit organizations and local governments to enhance leadership in rural areas. Funding is intended to develop and implement local leadership programs for rural communities. Grantees will also receive mentorship and trai...

GrantWatch ID#: 197609

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Projects to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations in eligible cities for projects to improve the quality of life of area residents. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of the environment, education, arts and culture, social services, community developmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 197614

In-Kind Grants of Volunteer Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Schools to Addr...

Deadline 11/03/21 Conference Date: 09/30/21

In-kind grants of volunteer support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, and schools for projects that serve low-income communities and address problems related to poverty. Focus areas include racial equity; veterans and military families; India...

GrantWatch ID#: 186610

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Public Institutions in Eligible Regions to Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations and public institutions in eligible regions to benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support programs in the following areas of focus: health, wellness, human services, education, community development, environment, dive...

GrantWatch ID#: 132658

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Youth

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to benefit local children and youth. Priority will be given to proposals addressing educational, economic, and social issues of young residents. Eligible activities should serve children and y...

GrantWatch ID#: 147410

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

Deadline 10/01/21

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 Iowa Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for community benefit programs. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain access to the online application. Funding is intended to support community development and enhance the qua...

GrantWatch ID#: 169688

Grants to Iowa and Missouri Community Nonprofits and Schools for Rural Development, Health, ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Iowa and Missouri nonprofit community organizations and schools for initiatives that benefit residents in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of rural development, health, and education. Eligible ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 171816

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to Iowa Organizations for Programs that Promote Tourism in Eligible Locations

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Iowa organizations for projects, programs, and events that promote tourism in eligible locations. Funding is intended to attract visitors and generate visitor spending. Eligible programs include conventions, events, activities, tournaments, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 177482

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for COVID-19 Relief and Programs that Enhance the Qua...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions for Coronavirus (COVID-19) relief and programs that enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding may be used for materials, capital projects, equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179906

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Operations

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for operational support. Funding is intended to support organizations that effect positive change. Focus areas include environment, food and agriculture, health, and sustainable community development. Grant funds must be used to su...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to Iowa Cities and Counties to Improve Water and Sewer Systems in Low and Moderate-In...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Iowa cities and counties for improvements to water and sewer systems throughout the State. Funding is intended to support projects such as water system improvements, sanitary sewer system improvements, wastewater and water treatment facility projects, storm s...

GrantWatch ID#: 183671

Awards to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Contributions to Community and Economic Develop...

Deadline 10/01/21

Awards to USA nonprofit organizations and individuals for contributions to community and economic development. Activities worthy of recognition include programs in the areas of workforce development, housing, financial literacy, social entrepreneurship, and other progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 191490

Grants to USA and International Organizations and Initiatives to Benefit Eligible Communities

Deadline 10/03/21

Grants to USA and International organizations and initiatives in eligible areas to benefit the local community. Focus areas include arts and culture, economic opportunity, education, health and science, sustainability, and bridging the digital divide. Proposals must be...

GrantWatch ID#: 177601

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Coalitions for Social Justice Projects

Deadline 10/05/21

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, groups, and coalitions for social justice activities and projects. Applicants must complete a phone interview prior to the deadline. Funding is intended for programs within the focus ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 190724

Grants to USA Local and State Governments, and Qualifying Organizations and IHEs, for STEM Wo...

Deadline 10/12/21

Grants to USA local, state, and tribal governments, and qualifying nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and other entities for programs that expand the regional STEM-related workforce capacity. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 198316
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Eligible Communities

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations to benefit residents in eligible communities. Focus areas include quality of life, economic wellbeing, capital improvements, education, health, tourism and recreation, conservation, and heritage. Applicants must p...

GrantWatch ID#: 161961

Grants to USA and International Organizations in Eligible Regions to Foster Economic Self Su...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants to USA and International organizations in eligible regions for programs and projects that help women and girls reach their personal potential and achieve economic success. Funding areas of interest include economic opportunities, education and workforce developm...

GrantWatch ID#: 162241

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Organizations for Initiatives that Promote Tourism

Deadline 10/15/21

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 Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Tourism, Recreation, Economic Development, ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations to benefit local communities. Funding is intended for activities within the following focus areas: tourism and beautification, public services, economic well-being, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 176093

Grants to Nebraska and Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, Economic Development, and Com...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants to Nebraska and Iowa nonprofits and agencies for programs that prepare youth for success in education and employment, promote economic development, and support local efforts to build thriving communities. Applicants must speak with a program officer prior to sub...

GrantWatch ID#: 178879
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Improve Transportation and Mobility ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that improve transportation and mobility in low-income communities. Funding is intended to increase the integration of low-income residents in the community, improve their healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 198218

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, Tribes, and Special Districts to Mitigate the Econ...

Deadline 03/15/22 LOI Date: 10/19/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, Tribes, and special districts to mitigate the economic impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are required to submit a concept proposal and finalize required registrations prior to sub...

GrantWatch ID#: 197709
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Economic Development Programs in Nati...

Deadline 10/25/21

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly those benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decen...

GrantWatch ID#: 171996
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Grants and In-Kind Assistance to USA Small Businesses to Support Business Expansion

Deadline 10/26/21

Grants and in-kind assistance to USA businesses to support business expansion. Funding is intended to help small business owners build their businesses. Applicants must describe how they overcame a past business challenge or how they are addressing a current challenge....

GrantWatch ID#: 186116

Grants to Iowa Partnerships of School Districts and Community Colleges for Career Readiness ...

Deadline 10/29/21

Grants to Iowa partnerships of school districts and community colleges for career readiness programs that benefit students. Priority consideration will be given to new career academies provided through a regional center by a partnership of a community college and multi...

GrantWatch ID#: 197398
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Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improvem...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands agricultural producers and small non-urban businesses for environmentally friendly energy solutions. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended for...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Schools for Community Benefit Projects

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $500 to Iowa nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and schools in eligible locations for community projects. Focus areas include community education, community development, and community promotions. The purpose of this program is to address funding n...

GrantWatch ID#: 175315

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Eligible Tribes in Multiple States for Activities Be...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and eligible tribes for activities that benefit local American Indian communities. Funding is intended to support projects, programs, and e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180718
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development Planning Projects Duri...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations for economic development planning projects during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Applicants are advised that required registrations take several w...

GrantWatch ID#: 197712
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Sustainable and Affordable C...

Deadline 11/01/21

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or team to recognize environmentally friendly chemistry innovation. Consideration will be given to discoveries that lead the way for sustainable manufacturing processes or products at a cost less than or com...

GrantWatch ID#: 155107
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Grants to USA Scholars for Social Sciences Research

Deadline 11/04/21

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 Iowa Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Eligible Communities

Deadline 11/08/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations that operate in the funding source's service area to benefit local communities. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: arts and culture, community development, health and human services, and youth an...

GrantWatch ID#: 180677

Loans and Royalty Arrangements to Iowa For-Profits for Business Expansion and Technology Deve...

Deadline 11/08/21

Loans and royalty arrangements to Iowa for-profit businesses demonstrating a high potential for growth to bring technological innovations to market. This program supports the creation and expansion of initiatives to transmit technology to successful and competitive com...

GrantWatch ID#: 181666
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Low-Interest Loans to Iowa Businesses to Bring Proof-of-Concept Technology to Market

Deadline 11/08/21

Low-interest loans of up to $25,000 to Iowa for-profit companies demonstrating a promising proof-of-concept for technology in one of the following industries: advanced manufacturing, information technology, and bioscience. The purpose of this program is to support busi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181667

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to Changes in the Labor Market, Particularly D...

Deadline 03/09/22 LOI Date: 11/10/21

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Priority funding is intended for research on the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the workforce....

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of COVID-19 and Social Justice ...

Deadline 03/09/22 LOI Date: 11/10/21

Grants to USA scholars for economics research related to psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting an application. Priority funding is intended for research on the impact of the Coronavirus (C...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369