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Total: 203 Small Business Grants
Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Reduce Energy Use in Data Centers
Conference Date: 09/28/17
Deadline: 11/02/17

Grants starting at $20,000 to Maryland nonprofits, government agencies, and commercial or industrial organizations to implement energy-efficient technology in data centers throughout the state. Consideration will be given to both new construction or...

Grants to Baltimore County, Maryland Public School Staff for Projects that Expand Students' Life and Employment S...
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $2,000 per project to Baltimore County, Maryland public school teachers and other personnel for projects that provide students with the skills and knowledge required to succeed in the 21st century. Projects will be evaluated based on...

Grants to Minnesota Organizations for Technical Assistance for Energy Efficiency Projects
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to Minnesota organizations to support renewable energy and energy efficiency projects. This program offers limited financial assistance for technical assistance related to qualifying energy projects. Funding may ...

Grants and In-Kind Support to Montreal, Quebec Entrepreneurs to Develop High Potential Startups
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to Montreal, Quebec entrepreneurs between the ages of 18 and 35 to develop businesses that demonstrate a high potential for growth. In addition to startup cost support, this grant program provides a lifetime acc...

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literary Works
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada theater companies, publishers, and other arts companies, groups, organizations, and collectives to translate literary and dramatic works into languages that are accessible to Canadian audiences. Applicants must regi...

Grants to Rhode Island Contractors for Solar and Renewable Energy Installation Projects
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $4,000 and up to $8,000 to Rhode Island contractors, third-party finance companies, and other qualifying professional entities for small-scale renewable energy installation projects. Funding is available for the installation of solar...

Grants to Minneapolis, Minnesota Small Businesses to Reduce Energy Use
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to Minneapolis, Minnesota small businesses for upgrades and business practices that will improve energy efficiency. Please note that applications will be reviewed and grants awarded on a first-come, first-served basis through ...

Grants to Young Maine Business Owners for Projects That Will Result in Economic Growth
Deadline: 10/23/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to young Maine business owners for projects that will contribute to the state's economic growth. Applicants may contact staff up to two weeks before the deadline to review their proposal. Projects are typically entrepreneurial...

Grants to Tillamook County, Oregon Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Tourism Opportunities
Conference Date: 10/23/17
Deadline: 12/08/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Tillamook County, Oregon nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profit businesses to promote the local tourism industry. Funding will support the promotion and marketing of programs, activities, services, and events that...

Loans to Texas and Louisiana Nonprofits, For-Profits, Homeowners, and Renters for Hurricane Harvey Damages
Deadline: 10/24/17

Loans are available to Texas and Louisiana nonprofits, for-profits, homeowners, and renters who have experienced physical and economic damages due to Hurricane Harvey. Applicants located in a designated disaster area may qualify for financial assist...

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Agriculture, Workforce Training, and Employment Opportunities
Deadline: 10/26/17

Grants to North Carolina nonprofits and government agencies for programs that expand local agriculture, prepare residents to join the workforce, and create new opportunities for local employment, particularly in health care. Eligible projects are th...

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Awards to Arkansas Individuals, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Municipalities for Tourism Promotion
Deadline: 10/27/17

Awards to Arkansas nonprofits, businesses, individuals, and communities to recognize exemplary contributions to the State’s tourism industry. The awards will be issued in categories such as media, preservation and heritage, festivals and special e...

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Awards to Birmingham Area, Alabama Nonprofit and For-Profit Executives for Outstanding Business Leadership
Deadline: 10/27/17

Awards to Birmingham Area, Alabama business executives representing both nonprofit and for-profit organizations to recognize outstanding leadership achievements. Nominations are invited for top executives who have helped their companies achieve busi...

Awards to Howard County, Maryland Individuals and Businesses for Exemplary Contributions to the Arts
Deadline: 10/30/17

Awards to Maryland individuals and businesses for significant contributions to the arts in Howard County. Awards will be given in four categories: individual artists, arts educators, arts support from businesses (large or small) and individuals, and...

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Grants to USA Organic Producers and Handlers to Reimburse Organic Certification Costs
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories organic farmers and handlers to defray costs associated with organic certification. Qualifying producers may request reimbursement on paid certification costs from their state agency. Categories eligible f...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs and Commercial and Social Enterprises for Rural Development Initia...
Deadline: 12/20/17
LOI Date: 10/31/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International social enterprises, commercial enterprises, and nonprofit entities for initiatives that address challenges in nutrition, access to clean water, and rural development. A letter of intent is due October 31, 201...

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Award to a Greater Fredericton Area, New Brunswick Individual, Nonprofit, or Company for Outstanding Community Se...
Deadline: 10/31/17

Award to a Greater Fredericton Area, New Brunswick individual, nonprofit organization, or company to recognize outstanding commitment and leadership in local community service. This award is intended to highlight an individual or entity that meets t...

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Grants to USA Native Artists for Professional Training and Business Development
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individual Native artists for self-directed programs to enhance their business skills. Eligible artists will receive individualized technical assistance, professional development guidance, and working capital to begin o...

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Grants to Chicago, Illinois Businesses to Reimburse Property Improvements in Commercial Corridors
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants to Chicago, Illinois small businesses to reimburse costs associated with permanent building improvement projects in designated commercial corridors. Funding may be requested for projects associated with industrial properties, commercial prope...

Grants to Maui County, Hawaii Nonprofits and For-Profits to Strengthen the Local Economy
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants to Maui County, Hawaii nonprofit and for-profit organizations for a broad range of projects, events, and programs that positively impact the economy. Funding is intended to nurture and promote sustainable economic development supportive of Ma...

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Grants to Ford County, Kansas Attractions and Venues to Market Projects that Attract Tourists
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $2,000 to Ford County, Kansas attractions, venues, and others holding an event for marketing assistance to promote and advertise tourism events in Dodge City. Funding is intended to encourage overnight visitors to the community and i...

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Grants to Finney County, Kansas Organizations to Produce Events that Encourage Local Tourism
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $3,500 to Finney County, Kansas organizations to produce projects and events that will increase tourism and overnight visitors to the local area. For new events, applicants must complete an event plan and have it reviewed by grant st...

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Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, Businesses, Schools, and Agencies to Support Electric Vehicles and Equipment
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants to Colorado nonprofits, businesses, schools, and agencies to provide support for the purchase of electric vehicles (EV) and equipment. Funding is intended to encourage the adoption of electric vehicles and provide public charging points, ther...

Grants to Central and Northern British Columbia Local Governments to Enhance Business Facades
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Central and Northern British Columbia local governments to support the private sector in improving business facades. The goal of this program is to promote economic development by enhancing local businesses. Local gove...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Remove Debris from Marine Habitats
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for community-based, locally-driven marine debris removal activities. Supported projects will result in long-term and quantifiable habitat improvements. Priorit...

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Grants to Lane County, Oregon Nonprofits, Tribes, Businesses, and Individuals for Historic Preservation Projects
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,500 to Oregon nonprofit organizations, museums, businesses, Tribes, and individuals for projects that address the investigation, recording, preservation, or interpretation of Lane County history. Priority will be given...

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Awards to South Carolina Individuals, Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Schools for Contributions to the Ar...
Deadline: 11/01/17

Awards to South Carolina individuals, nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, schools, and IHEs to recognize contributions to arts within the state. Nominations will be considered in a broad range of categories, including arts in education, ar...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Sustainable and Affordable Chemistry Innovations
Deadline: 11/01/17

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 c...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual, IHE, Nonprofit, or For-Profit for History Outreach
Deadline: 11/01/17

Award of $500 to a USA, Canada, or International individual, IHE, nonprofit organization, or corporate entity for efforts to make history engaging to audiences outside of academia. This award seeks to honor achievements of making history relevant in...

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Grants to Clallam County, Washington Organizations to Promote Local Tourism Opportunities
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to Clallam County, Washington organizations to promote tourism-related events and projects with the potential to attract overnight visitors. The purpose of this program is to enhance and promote lodging nights in unincorporate...

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance Off-Road Recreational Vehicle Fac...
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants to Nevada nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and individuals to support projects related to off-highway vehicle recreation throughout the state. The purpose of this program is to promote the safe and responsible use of off-highway ...

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Grants to Wyoming Organic Food Producers and Ranchers to Subsidize Certification Costs
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $750 per category to Wyoming organic farms, ranches, and handlers to reimburse expenses associated with acquiring organic certification or re-certification. Funding may reimburse expenses incurred from certification by an accredited ...

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Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Community Development, Education, Health, and Huma...
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofits, tribal and governmental agencies, and public schools for programs to strengthen local communities through economic development, education initiatives, and health and human services. Grants are made specificall...

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Grants to Battle Creek Area, Michigan Resident Groups for Neighborhood Improvement Projects
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants ranging from $200 to $4,000 to Battle Creek Area, Michigan resident groups to implement neighborhood improvement projects and community-oriented events. Applicants must attend an orientation session to be eligible. Sessions are held on the 2n...

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Emergency Assistance for USA Livestock Producers for Losses Due to Weather Events, Disease, and Water Shortages
Deadline: 11/01/17

Emergency assistance is available to USA livestock producers to mitigate financial losses due to adverse weather events, disease, wildfires, and water shortages. Funding may be claimed in the event of livestock death, feed and grazing loss, losses r...

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Emergency Assistance for USA Honeybee Producers to Mitigate Losses Due to Adverse Weather Events
Deadline: 11/01/17

Emergency assistance to USA honeybee producers who have experienced financial loss due to adverse weather events. Qualifying bees include honeybees that are housed in a managed hive. Bees may be used for honeybee breeding, honey production, or polli...

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Emergency Assistance for USA Farm-Raised Fish Producers to Mitigate Losses Due to Adverse Weather Events
Deadline: 11/01/17

Emergency assistance to USA farm-raised fish producers to mitigate losses due to adverse weather events. Funding is available to help cover losses of game and bate fish species, as well as feed. Requests may be made under this program for losses not...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States to Strengthen Rural Communities
Deadline: 11/02/17

Grants of up to $5,000 and up to $25,000 to Colorado, Hawaii, Michigan, Minnesota, Texas, and Wyoming nonprofit organizations and government agencies to strengthen rural regions and towns. Applications will be considered for a range of civic project...

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Grants to Lee County, Florida Organizations to Participate in Collaborative Initiatives to Improve Specific Issues
Deadline: 11/03/17

Grants to Lee County, Florida nonprofits, corporations, government organizations, and foundations to engage in collaborative initiatives to change and improve specific issues and systems. Three organizations will be chosen to serve as models to the ...

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Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals to Benefit Latino Communities
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Colorado nonprofits, for-profits, individuals, and clubs for activities benefiting the Latino community. Funding will support Latino causes taking place within the state. Projects must demonstrate originality an...

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Grants to Miami Beach, Florida Nonprofits and Businesses for Events Benefiting Tourism in the North Beach Area
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Miami Beach, Florida nonprofits and businesses for events benefiting tourism in the North Beach area. Prospective applicants must meet with program staff by October 13, 2017. Project information must be submitted for appro...

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Grants to Vermont Nonprofits, Individuals, and Municipalities to Preserve Historic Agricultural Structures
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to Vermont nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and individuals to support the adaptive use and repair of historically significant agricultural buildings. Funding is intended to rehabilitate buildings that symbolize the s...

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Fellowships to USA Women Entrepreneurs to Participate in a Business Guidance Program
Deadline: 11/09/17

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA women business owners to invest in and further grow their businesses. Each Fellow will be paired with a mentor provided by the funding source. Winners will have access to regular discussions on business topics with de...

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Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Improve Waste Management
Deadline: 01/05/18
LOI Date: 11/10/17

Grants to Missouri nonprofit organizations, municipalities, counties, public institutions, private businesses and individuals to enhance waste reduction and recycling. Projects may take place in Audrain, Callaway, Boone, Cooper, Cole, Moniteau, Howa...

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Grants to Pennsylvania Government Agencies and Businesses for Recreational Boating Pumpout and Dump Stations
Deadline: 11/10/17

Grants to Pennsylvania government agencies and private businesses that operate and own boating facilities for the maintenance, renovation, and construction of pumpout and dump stations for use by the general boating public. Funding may defray the co...

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Grants and Loans to Montana Airports and Aviation Facilities for Improvements and Construction Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants and loans to Montana airports and aviation facilities for facility construction and improvement projects. Eligible projects include pavement rehabilitation, maintenance, or construction, lighting, terminal or pilot lounge construction, commun...

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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations where the Funding Source has a presence for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Sp...

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Awards to International Women Entrepreneurs for Bringing Outstanding Innovations to Market
Deadline: 11/15/17

Awards to International women entrepreneurs who have brought outstanding innovations to the marketplace. Eligible entrepreneurs are located in the European Union, or one of the following Horizon 2020 countries: Iceland, Norway, Albania, Bosnia and H...

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Awards to Sussex County, Delaware Individuals, Organizations, and For-Profits for Enhancing Tourism
Deadline: 11/15/17

Awards to Sussex County, Delaware individuals, organizations, businesses, and events to recognize outstanding contributions to the local tourism industry during the past year. Awards will be issued in the categories of existing events, new events, a...

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Grants and Loans to Montana Individuals, Businesses, Agencies, and IHEs to Strengthen the Agricultural Industry
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants and loans to Montana individuals, businesses, local governments, educational institutions, and other agencies and organizations to diversify and strengthen the state’s agricultural industry. Applicants must contact the appropriate developme...