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Iowa Economic Development Grants:  77 Economic Development Grants for Iowa.

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

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Improve Solid Waste Systems in Rural...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and academic institutions to eliminate or reduce water pollution in qualifying rural areas. Funding is intended to support training and technical assistance to improve the management and planning of solid waste sites.

GrantWatch ID#: 162946

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/08/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. State applicants must contact state commissions prior to applying, and applicants from South Dakota must contact the Funding Source. Grants are intended to engage...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats t...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA Native American Nonprofits, and Tribal and Native Community Groups to Promote N...

Deadline 12/16/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA Native American-controlled nonprofits, tribal and Native organizations, and Native American community-based groups for programs that advance Native American farming and ranching activities. Funding is intended for programs that assist individual Native American farmers and ranchers. The goal ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187438

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 12/12/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for early-stage research and development projects. A Project Pitch must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support the development of innovative, technically risky technologies in nearly any science and technology field that are likely to produce a...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701
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Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 12/12/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to submitting an application. Applicants must also complete required registration prior to applying. Funding is intended to...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 12/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studie...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Grants to USA and Canada Farmers to Improve Environmental Impact, Safety, and Availability o...

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and Canada small and medium-sized farmers and aggregators to implement sustainability practices that will improve environmental impact and ensure the availability and safety of produce in the market. Funding is intended to help local farms upgrade operations, invest in food safety, and implem...

GrantWatch ID#: 160732

Grants to USA Researchers to Increase the Profitability and Viability of Soybean Farming in D...

Deadline 12/15/19

Grants to USA researchers to support the profitability and viability of the soybean farming industry in Delaware. Focus areas include, but are not limited to, production, emerging markets, and technology. Funding is intended to increase the average bushels per acre yield to 49.2 by 2021; provide Delaware soybean farmers wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187308
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global Humanit...

Deadline 02/11/20 LOI Date: 12/16/19

Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,800 to USA, Canada, and International individuals or teams of two to three people ages 13-24 to present innovative solutions to one of nine global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and submit original ideas. Finalists will be asked to write a one-minute c...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282

Grants to New Hampton Area, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to New Hampton area, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for projects that promote tourism in the local area. Funding is intended for high-impact and innovative activities that will have a positive impact on the New Hampton community.

GrantWatch ID#: 176482
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 12/31/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Strengthen Agriculture and Rural Communities

Deadline 12/31/19

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, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Programs in El...

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations to support and strengthen communities in the Funding Source's service area. Funding is intended to support locally operating organizations that directly benefit the service area of the f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 12/31/19

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
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Grants to Iowa and Missouri Community Nonprofits and Schools for Rural Development, Health a...

Deadline 01/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to Iowa and Missouri nonprofit community organizations and schools for initiatives that benefit residents in the Funding Source's area of service. Eligible focus areas include rural development, health, and education. Organizations must be located within Grundy Electric Cooperative's 12-county servic...

GrantWatch ID#: 171816
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 01/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for community development, human services, education, cultural affairs and diversity, and health. The funding source currently operates or has a business interest i...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

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

Deadline 01/01/20

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 sewer projects related to sanitary sewer system improvem...

GrantWatch ID#: 183671
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Environmental Education Activities

Deadline 01/06/20

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, educational and environmental agencies, colleges and universities, and noncommercial educational broadcasting agencies for environmental education activities. Applicants are advised that registration required to apply may take at least one month to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150553
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for the Acquisition and Preservation of Fores...

Deadline 01/06/20

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and tribes to support the acquisition and preservation of forestlands. Projects involve private forests under threat of conversion to non-forest purposes that offer recreational opportunities and public access, protect wildlife habitat and wa...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342
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Grants to USA Community Colleges to Promote Employment and Career Success for Students

Deadline 01/08/20

Grants to USA public community colleges, historically Black IHEs, and tribally controlled IHEs for intensive counseling services for youth that support and promote employment and career success for students. Funding is intended for programs that serve low-income young adults, between 16 and 24, who have at least one charac...

GrantWatch ID#: 187311
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Opportunity to USA Teams of Youth Affiliated with a Tribe to Participate in a Competition fo...

Deadline 01/08/20

Opportunity to USA teams of youth, between 14 and 24 years old, affiliated with a state- or federally recognized tribe to participate in a competition for business funding. The competition is intended to replicate the actual process that entrepreneurs who are looking for start-up funding undergo. The judges will decide whi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187525
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Grants to USA Workforce Agencies and Tribal Organizations for Career and Training Services f...

Deadline 01/09/20

Grants to USA and Territories state workforce agencies and Tribal organizations to develop and implement training, career and support services that benefit workers impacted by substance abuse. Funding is intended to address the economic impact of substance misuse, addiction, opioid use, and overdose in heavily impacted s...

GrantWatch ID#: 187374
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 01/10/20

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernment organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals:

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Conservation Professionals for Training on Env...

Deadline 01/12/20

Fellowships of $6,000 to USA, Canada, and International conservation professionals to attend a one-month training program at a university in Washington State. The program curriculum will be taught by a faculty of international experts who will work closely with fellows to explore new methods of applying market-based approa...

GrantWatch ID#: 177376
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Grants to Kossuth County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs and Activities that Bene...

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants starting at $1,000 to Kossuth County, Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to support projects and activities in the areas of community betterment, arts and culture, environment, education, historic preservation, h...

GrantWatch ID#: 177712
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Grants to Nebraska and Western Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, Economic Development,...

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants to Nebraska and Western 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 submitting an application.

GrantWatch ID#: 178879
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to enhance communities and to help people achieve financial independence. Priority is given to applications where there is ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/17/20

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Programs and Projects that Benefit Local Com...

Deadline 01/22/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that benefit local residents and strengthen communities. Funding is intended for innovative and collaborative projects that offer educational, cultural, and recreational support, and promote wellness, community enhancement, and/or physi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167290
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Income Tax Credits to California Businesses to Encourage Economic Development and Job Creati...

Deadline 01/27/20

Income tax credits starting at $20,000 to businesses as an incentive to relocate or expand their business in California. This program is open to businesses that want to stay and grow in California or come to California. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of jobs with good wages and benefits by attracting...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343
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Grants to Mason City, Iowa Nonprofit and For-Profit Organizations to Market Programs that At...

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Iowa nonprofit and for-profit organizations for marketing projects that attract outside visitors to Mason City. Eligible projects include conventions, tournaments, events, activities, and facilities that increase tourism. Projects must focus on visitors from outside a 90-mile radius of Mason City...

GrantWatch ID#: 177482
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Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improvem...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants starting at $1,500 and loan guarantees starting at $5,000 to USA, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico agricultural producers and small rural businesses to improve energy efficiency by installing renewable energy systems or making energy efficiency enhancements. Funds may be used for the purchase, installation, and const...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Housing, Infrastructure, and Economic...

Deadline 02/03/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 171996
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Competition for USA Nonprofits to Promote Economic Growth for Individuals with Low-Income

Deadline 02/18/20

Opportunity for USA and territories nonprofit organizations to participate in a competition for proposals that promote economic growth for individuals and families with low-income. Registration is required prior to applying. The competition is intended to fund the most transformative evidence-based solution to address barr...

GrantWatch ID#: 187338
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Municipalities to Rehabilitate Abandoned and Neglected Buildings

Deadline 02/20/20

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations, and city and county governments for the reuse and recycling of abandoned commercial or public buildings. Funding is intended to support the deconstruction, renovation, and remediation of building hazards in order to remove the environmental and health concerns these buildings may pos...

GrantWatch ID#: 149572
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Grants to Iowa and Nebraska Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Families, Arts, E...

Deadline 04/15/20 LOI Date: 03/16/20

Grants to southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska nonprofit organizations and government agencies for economic development, healthy families, arts and culture, and education. A Letter of Inquiry is required prior to submitting an application. Funding is primarily focused on the areas of Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie Countie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177891
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726
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Grants to USA Music-Related Nonprofits to Develop Promotional Materials that Will Lead to In...

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories music-related nonprofit organizations to develop promotional materials such as brochures, websites, and marketing videos. Funding is intended to provide seed money that the nonprofit may use in the development of grant application materials that may be required to secure additi...

GrantWatch ID#: 141225
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Grants to USA Scholars for Behavioral Economics Research Addressing Diversity and Immigration

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 05/21/20

Grants to USA scholars to support high-level research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of a full application. Funding is intended for investigator-initiated research proposals on the social, ec...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Economic Developm...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, local, tribal, and state government units, IHEs, and individuals for technical assistance and research projects that promote economic development in distressed regions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several days to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 184088
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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 inclusive clean economy. The Foundation’s four focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming nonprofits for education, job training, and community and economic development projects. The purpose of this grant is to imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 130602
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Funding is intended to leverage existing assets and to support creative approaches to supporting ec...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Strengthen American Indian Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, and government agencies to benefit American Indian nations through land-related initiatives. Program areas include cultural awareness, legal reform, education, and economic opportunity. The Foundation works to ensure that American Indian people recover and maintain control ove...

GrantWatch ID#: 154595

Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Promote Social and Environmental Justice

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. This program supports organizations seeking to further their mission through collaboration and networking with other grassroots organizations. Priority will be given to small, community-based groups seeking to meet face-to-fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908