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Total: 132 Higher Education Grants
Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Businesses for Research Projects that Address Best Practices of Maryland Wate...
Conference Date: 12/15/16
Deadline: 02/20/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, IHEs, and businesses for research projects that aim to answer questions on the most effective methods of watershed restoration in Maryland. An informational session will be held on December 15, 2017. Organizations do not ha...

Grants to Arkansas Nonprofits, Agencies, and Property Owners to Restore Historic Sites
Conference Date: 01/05/17
Deadline: 03/10/17
LOI Date: 01/27/17

Grants of up to $60,000 to Arkansas nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and property owners for the restoration of historically significant sites. An informational conference is scheduled for January 5. Optional letters of inquiry will be ...

Grants to Ohio Artists, Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Resources to Advance the Careers of Disabled Artis...
Conference Date: 01/19/17
Deadline: 06/01/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Ohio artists and ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to nonprofits, agencies, and schools for professional services, travel costs, planning and development, and for equipment and studio expenses to further the careers of artists ...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Expand Broadband Internet in Rural Areas
Conference Date: 01/19/17
Deadline: 03/13/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies to increase the availability of broadband internet in rural communities throughout the country. Informational webinars are scheduled for January 19 and 24. The purpose of this program is...

Competition for Monterey Bay, California Nonprofits, Businesses, and Students for New Business Development
Conference Date: 01/24/17
Deadline: 03/13/17

Competition with prizes ranging from $1,500 to $20,000 to California nonprofits, small businesses, and students in Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz Counties for developing successful businesses. A workshop will be held January 24, 2017, and thro...

Grants to USA Graduate Students for Research on Disabilities and Employment
Conference Date: 01/31/17
Deadline: 03/02/17

Grants providing a $10,000 stipend to USA graduate students for independent research addressing disabilities and employment. Informational webinars are scheduled for January 31 and February 8. Recipients will conduct supervised research aimed to add...

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Expand the Recycled Tire Product Market
Deadline: 02/28/17
LOI Date: 02/01/17

Grants of up to $50,000 to Colorado nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and for-profit companies to develop the market for reused tire products. Questions may be submitted through February 1. Requests may be for innovative projects t...

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Improve Agricultural Markets
Conference Date: 02/01/17
Deadline: 02/22/17

Grants starting at $30,000 to Montana nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to improve markets for specialty crops produced in the state. A technical assistance session is scheduled for February 1. A question and answer session is s...

Grants to Utah Nonprofits for Arts, Community Development, Health, Families, and Animal Welfare
Conference Date: 02/13/17
Deadline: 03/30/17

Grants of $1,250, $2,500, and $5,000 and additional fundraising opportunities to Utah nonprofit organizations providing services in a broad range of areas. Training sessions are scheduled for February 13 and 28. Organizations are currently invited t...

Grant to a USA Nonprofit, For-Profit, Agency, Tribe, or IHE to Prevent Child Abuse in Native Communities
Deadline: 02/22/17

Grant to a USA nonprofit organization, for-profit business, government agency, tribe, school district, or IHE to operate a resource center for the prevention of child abuse in Alaska Native and American Indian communities. The center will compile, g...

Grants to USA Academic Institutions and Pharmaceutical Firms for Research Leading to the Early Detection of Pancr...
Deadline: 02/22/17

Grants to USA academic institutions and for-profit biotechnology and pharmaceutical firms for innovative research projects that lead to the early detection of pancreatic cancer. Funding is specifically intended to support research projects that ind...

Grants to Multiple USA States Nonprofits, Individuals, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Marine Resources
Deadline: 02/23/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, and Northern Mariana Islands nonprofit organizations, IHEs, individuals, commercial organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments to address fishing and marine resources throughou...

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Mexico Scholars for Research on Cartoons and Caricatures
Deadline: 02/24/17

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico graduate students and recently graduated scholars to carry out scholarly research and publications related to cartoons and caricatures. Applications will be accepted from MA students and doctora...

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Fellowships to Alaska Graduate Students and Graduates for Ocean Resource Management
Deadline: 02/24/17

Fellowships to Alaska graduate students and graduates for job experience in planning and implementing marine resource programs and policies. Funding is intended for highly motivated individuals committed to keeping Alaska's marine resources healthy....

College Scholarships to Mat-Su Borough, Alaska Individuals to Pursue a Health-Related Career
Deadline: 02/24/17

Scholarships of up to $20,000 to Mat-Su Borough, Alaska individuals for funding to pursue a degree at an accredited college or university that is either located in Alaska or out of State. These scholarships are intended to encourage local residents...

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Grants to Maine IHE Staff and Faculty for Coastal Ecosystem Research and Community Resiliency
Deadline: 06/05/17
LOI Date: 02/24/17

Grants to Maine IHE staff and faculty members for environmental research and projects addressing marine and coastal ecosystems. Preliminary proposals are due February 24. Priority areas include coastal ecosystem health, coastal community resiliency,...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Community through the Built Environment
Deadline: 02/28/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has made significant contributions to community development through architecture and design of the built environment. Nominations will also be considered for a team of individuals for a single ...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Forensic Sciences Research
Deadline: 02/28/17

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, tribal governments, and individuals for research and development projects related to forensic science. Qualifying proposals include both basic and applied...

Grants to Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Nonprofits, Schools, and Individuals for Environmental Programs
Deadline: 02/28/17

Grant of up to $2,000 to Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware nonprofits, schools, residents and youth groups in the Greater Philadelphia area for projects that protect, restore and enhance the environment. Priority will be given to projects invol...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Educator for Improving Education with Technology
Deadline: 02/28/17

Award of up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International educator (age 35 or younger) to recognize outstanding work to enhance education through the implementation of technology. The selected recipient will have made a notable impact on education, a...

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Policy for the Use of Technology in Education
Deadline: 02/28/17

Award of up to $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding commitment to promoting the use of technology and education. The selected awardee will have demonstrated policy advocacy at the international, regional, sta...

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Native Seal Populations
Deadline: 02/28/17

Grants ranging of up to $40,000 Hawaii nonprofit organizations, individuals, IHEs, for-profit commercial organizations, and government agencies for the conservation and protection of seal monk populations. Program objectives include the following: d...

Grant to a Rhode Island College Student, Educator, or Environmental Association Member for Projects on Wild Plan...
Deadline: 02/28/17

Grant of up to $1,000 to a Rhode Island individual for projects relating to the study of wild plants and their habitats. Funding is intended for workshops, project materials, or courses that will contribute to the project's success. College students...

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Counties for Economic and Early Childhood Deve...
Deadline: 02/28/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, public educational institutions, and units of government in eligible southern counties for economic development and early childhood development. Preference will be given to projects that ...

Grant to a USA or Canada Vascular Surgeon Scientist for Academic Career Development
Deadline: 03/01/17

One grant of $50,000 per year for up to three years to a USA or Canada vascular surgeon-scientist who is in the early stages of his or her career, and is dedicated to an academic career combining his/her clinical practice with original, innovative b...

Scholarships to USA, Canada, and International Students Pursuing Earth Science Degrees
Deadline: 03/01/17

Scholarships ranging from $500 to $14,000 per academic year to USA, Canada, and International students to pursue geophysics and geosciences degrees. Applicants will be accepted from high school students planning to start in the fall, undergraduates,...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research Gifted Children and Youth
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International PhD or graduate-level researchers who are affiliated with an accredited educational institution for research projects and programs focusing on understanding gifted children and ...

Awards to USA School and University Teachers for Excellence in Free Enterprise Education
Deadline: 03/01/17

Awards program for USA educators at the elementary, junior high, high school, and college levels who demonstrate innovative and effective techniques in teaching about entrepreneurship and free enterprise. The Foundation seeks to honor outstanding ...

Scholarships to Mississippi Undergraduate Students for Full Tuition and Book Costs
Deadline: 03/01/17

Scholarships to students planning to attend Mississippi public two-year or four-year postsecondary schools. Recipients will be evaluated according to academic achievement, financial need, quality of application essay, and extracurricular activities,...

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Grants to Little Cottonwood Canyon Area, Utah Residents to Pursue Educational Endeavors
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants totaling $1,500 to Utah individuals who live or work in the Little Cottonwood Canyon community for financial assistance to pursue a broad range of education-related programs and endeavors. This can include training, classes for skills, etc. ...

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Grants to New Mexico Jewish High School and College Students for a First-Time Israel Trip
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants of $500 to New Mexico Jewish high school and college students for financial assistance to participate in an educational trip to Israel. Funding will only be provided for students to attend trips that are under the auspices of a recognized Je...

Leadership Development Program for New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts Nonprofit Executives
Deadline: 03/01/17

Program valued at $5,500 to New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts nonprofit presidents, executive directors, and CEOs to enhance their leadership capacity. Eligible candidates represent organizations serving the funding source’s service area, w...

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Grants to Yamhill County, Oregon Organizations, Schools, Businesses, and Agencies for Economic Expansion
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Yamhill County, Oregon organizations, businesses, government entities, and educational institutions for ongoing programs and activities that encourage local job creation, economic development, and business expansion. Fundi...

Grants to USA and Russia Individuals to Travel and Conduct Projects in their Partner Country
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA and Russia individuals to travel to their partner country to conduct projects that address one or more of the below-listed focus areas. Funding is intended to enable social experts in the USA and Russia to build cross-b...

Fellowships to Kentucky Scholars to Access Collections for Historical Research
Deadline: 03/01/17

Fellowships ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Kentucky scholars, graduate students, and teachers at colleges and universities to carry out research on state history. Funding will support research-associated travel costs and living expenses. Fellows ar...

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College Scholarships to Ohio High School Seniors in Eligible Counties Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Deadline: 03/01/17

College scholarships of $10,000 (payable over four years) to Ohio high school seniors in eligible Counties who are deaf or hard of hearing and have demonstrated a strong academic record, good character, financial need, and intent to pursue a college...

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Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Producer Groups to Promote Specialty Crop Markets
Conference Date: 03/31/17
Deadline: 05/01/17
LOI Date: 03/01/17

Grants to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and producer groups to expand markets for specialty crops. Concept papers are due by March 1. If concept papers are accepted, applicants must attend the March 31 web...

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Grants to Virginia Schools, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Out-of-School Academic Enrichment Programs
Conference Date: 03/01/17
Deadline: 04/07/17

Grants starting at $50,000 to Virginia schools, nonprofits, IHEs, faith-based organizations, and for-profit organizations to provide out-of-school-time, academic enrichment opportunities. Applicants must register by February 24 to attend the March 1...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Tribal IHEs for Improvements in the Juvenile Justice System
Deadline: 03/02/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and tribal IHEs for initiatives to improve the juvenile justice system. Funding will be provided for three target areas: technical assistance and training, the development of juvenile resource centers, an...

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Grants to Santa Clara County, California Nonprofits, Artists, IHEs, and Entrepreneurs for Special Cultural Proje...
Deadline: 03/02/17

Grants of up to $3,000 to Santa Clara County, California nonprofit organizations, creative entrepreneurs, artists, colleges, and universities for special cultural projects. Applications are invited from those that experiment with artistic and cultur...

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Grants to West Virginia IHEs and High-Tech Companies for Collaborative Technology Research
Deadline: 03/06/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to West Virginia higher education institutions and high-tech companies for collaborative research and development projects. University faculty members will have the opportunity to be able to collaborate with West Virginia-bas...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Protect and Restore Coastal and Marine Resources
Deadline: 03/06/17

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, and IHEs for the protection and restoration of coastal and marine environments that are affected by oil spills, hazardous waste, and other negative environmental impacts. Proposals will be considered from organ...

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Scholarships to Greater Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Teens to Participate in an Approved Trip to Israel
Conference Date: 03/13/17
Deadline: 04/07/17

Scholarships to Greater Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania teens to participate in an approved trip to Israel. Applicants can apply for either needs-based scholarships of up to $3,000, or non-need scholarships of $1,750. Non-need applicants must attend an i...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Research on Crime Victimization
Deadline: 03/14/17

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals for research addressing causes and factors of crime victimization. The goal of this program is to strengthen a knowledge base used to...

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Awards to Wisconsin Organizations, Programs, and Individuals for the Preservation of Historical Documents
Deadline: 03/15/17

Awards to Wisconsin organizations, programs, and individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to historical archives and documentation. These awards honor efforts to preserve and increase the availability of historical resources in any format....

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Grants to USA and Canada College Faculty for Research that Affects Food and Drug Regulations
Deadline: 03/15/17

Large, multi-year grants to USA and Canada academic researchers who are faculty (or adjunct faculty) members at a North American degree-granting institution. Funding will be provided to academic investigators for the development of new methodologi...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Individuals for Research on Community-Wide Violence
Deadline: 03/15/17

Grants to USA and territories government agencies, nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and qualified individuals for research to address violence reduction on a community level. The purpose of this solicitation is to build scientific evidence and a pract...

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Grants to New York City Area College Students for Summer Internships in Tel Aviv, Israel
Deadline: 03/15/17

Grants valued at $500 to New York college students living, or attending school, in New York City, Long Island, or Westchester, to participate in a summer internship program in Tel Aviv, Israel. The program includes board (including a modest food st...

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Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Organization for a Project on Forced Migration
Deadline: 03/15/17

Fellowship of up to $25,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual, nonprofit, for-profit, advocacy organization, IHE, research center, or grassroots organization for an innovative human rights project on the subject of climate forced migrati...

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Grants to St. Louis County, Missouri Nonprofits, For-Profits and Public Agencies to Promote Recycling and Reduce...
Deadline: 03/17/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $50,000 to St. Louis County, Missouri nonprofit organizations, businesses, municipalities, unincorporated areas, and public institutions to reduce and divert waste. Applicants may schedule a grant review between March 6...