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Grants to Northeast Florida Individual Artists for Career and Artistic Development
Conference Date: 02/01/17
Deadline: 04/05/17

Grants of up to $3,500 to Northeast Florida individual artists to help them take the next step in their artistic development. Applicants can bring their grant requests and questions to a meeting held by the funding source on February 1 and March 7....

Grants to Minneapolis, Minnesota Auto Repair Shops to Reduce Pollution and Health Hazards
Conference Date: 02/08/17
Deadline: 04/21/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to Minneapolis, Minnesota auto-body shops to switch processes, equipment, and materials that mitigate air pollution exposure for employees and local communities. An information session is scheduled for February 8. Applicants ...

Grants to Los Angeles County, California Artists, Businesses, and Nonprofits for Commercial Arts Initiatives
Conference Date: 02/23/17
Deadline: 04/03/17

Grants of up to $12,500 to Los Angeles County, California independent businesses, artists, and nonprofits to support artistic enterprises that will have a positive economic development impact. An information session will be held on February 23, 2017...

Grants to North Dakota Agricultural Companies and Individuals to Hire Consultants to Improve Operations
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants to North Dakota value-added agricultural companies, groups, and individuals to work with consultants in order to make their businesses more profitable, competitive, and productive. Projects may involve needs assessments, developing improvemen...

Grants to Westwood, Massachusetts Public School Staff, Nonprofits, and Agencies for Educational Programs
Deadline: 04/15/17
LOI Date: 03/01/17

Grants to Westwood, Massachusetts school employees, nonprofits, town departments and agencies for educational or cultural learning projects. Applicants requesting over $10,000 must sumit a concept paper before March 1, 2017. Funding is available for...

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 New Hampshire and Maine Artists in Eligible Areas to Promote their Artistic Growth
Conference Date: 03/02/17
Deadline: 04/28/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to New Hampshire and Maine individual artists and craftspeople in select areas for assistance to promote their artistic growth. An optional information session will take place on March 2; applicants must RSVP by February 27 ...

Grants to Missouri Artists in the St. Louis area for Creative Projects, Needs, and Opportunities
Conference Date: 03/13/17
Deadline: 03/30/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Missouri individual artists living in St. Louis City or St. Louis County for projects, needs, and creative opportunities. Grant Application Workshops will take place on March 13 and March 18. Funding is intended...

Grants to Saskatchewan Artists for the Creation of Work, Research, and Professional Development
Deadline: 03/15/17

Grants of up to $17,000 to Saskatchewan individual artists who wish to further their careers in any artistic discipline. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is available for research, professional developmen...

Fellowships to Iowa Individual Artists for Career-Advancing Activities
Deadline: 05/01/17
LOI Date: 03/15/17

Fellowships of $10,000 to Iowa individual artists to take advantage of professional development opportunities. LOIs are due by March 15. The purpose of this program is to support professional artists demonstrative exceptional talent and potential to...

Income Tax Credits to California Businesses to Encourage Economic Development and Job Creation
Conference Date: 03/16/17
Deadline: 03/27/17

Income tax credits starting at $20,000 to California businesses as an incentive to locate and grow their business in the state. Informational webinars will be held on March 7 and 16, 2017. Funding is intended to attract and retain high-value employe...

Grants to Oregon Artists and Arts Organizations in Eligible Counties for Professional and Business Skill Develop...
Conference Date: 03/20/17
Deadline: 04/12/17
LOI Date: 04/05/17

Grants of up to $2,000 to Oregon individual artists and arts organizations in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties for business management training and organizational development. A grant orientation will be held on March 20, 2017. An Inten...

Awards to Kansas Individuals, Educators, Organizations, and For-Profits for Improving Career and Technical Educa...
Deadline: 03/31/17

Awards to Kansas teachers, administrators, educational professionals, individuals, organizations, groups, educational boards, and business firms to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of career and technical education (CTE). The purpose...

Grants to Nebraska Businesses to Enhance Employee Retraining and Improve Business Productivity
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants to Nebraska businesses for programs that will enhance the retraining and advancement of current workers who are employed in, or in the process of being trained for stable, high-quality jobs that will improve business capacity. Funding may be ...

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Grants to McKinney, Texas Nonprofits, Agencies, and Community Organizations for Cultural and Economic Development
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants to McKinney, Texas nonprofits, agencies, and community organizations for projects that will improve the local quality of life for residents. Applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Funding may be used to advance cultural, ...

Grants to Arizona Local Governments for Health, Economic Development, Education, Safety, and Transportation
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants to Arizona cities, towns, and counties to benefit the Gila River Indian Community region in the areas of education, public safety, transportation, healthcare, and economic development. Funding is available for both program and operating suppo...

Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants of up to $1,500 to Wyoming public library employees to take advantage of professional development opportunities. Funding must be used for the individual employee’s continuing education. Eligible activities may include workshops, conferences...

Grants to Sampson County and Clinton City K-12 Educators and Schools for Innovative Learning Experiences
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to North Carolina educators and grants of up to $3,000 to North Carolina public K-12 schools for inspiring learning experiences for students in Sampson County and Clinton City. Funding may be used for resource materials, equip...

Scholarships and Fellowships to USA Students and Individuals for Professional Training in the Theater Arts
Deadline: 03/31/17

Scholarships, apprenticeships, and fellowships ranging from $7,500 to $30,000 to USA students and individual artists, including actors, directors, and designers, for professional training, mentorships, and creative and artistic advancement in the th...

Award to Recognize a USA Individual for Excellence in Nonprofit Marketing and Communications
Deadline: 03/31/17

One award to recognize a USA individual employed at a nonprofit organization for outstanding contributions to their organization’s branding, marketing, and communications. The winner will be selected based on extraordinary leadership and achievem...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Technology Nonprofits to Participate in a Summer Training Program
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants of $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits that employ technology to address environmental, medical, or societal issues for an on-site training program. Applicants may use technology to address issues in the areas of arts and cul...

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Grants to Central Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Communal and Economic Development
Deadline: 05/12/17
LOI Date: 03/31/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to central Minnesota nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for programs that foster social and economic development for local residential and business communities. Applicants must first submit a letter of inte...

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Award to a Delaware County, Indiana Nonprofit in Recognition of a Board Member's Leadership
Deadline: 03/31/17

Award of $1,000 to a Delaware County, Indiana nonprofit organization in recognition of a board member's outstanding leadership and commitment to his or her community. This award honors, recognizes, and encourages extraordinary leadership by a nonp...

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Grants and Technical Assistance to Sullivan County, New York Businesses to Enhance Commercial Areas
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants of up to $500, grants of up to $2,500, and in-kind technical assistance to Sullivan County, New York businesses for the enhancement of facades and building exteriors. This program provides qualifying businesses with technical and financial as...

Grants to Yukon Individual Artists for Projects and Career Development
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Yukon individual artists for projects in the visual, performing, and literary arts. Funding may be requested for projects that will contribute to the artist’s community and artistic development. Examples of fundable acti...

Grants to New Brunswick For-Profit Music Production Companies for Recording Projects
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Brunswick for-profit music production companies for the recording of music by New Brunswick artists. Funding may be requested by music industry professionals to defray the cost of recording music with commercial potent...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects in Education, Entrepreneurship, Advancement of Women, Crisis Management, an...
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteering, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advance...

Grants to North Dakota Businesses, Universities, and Groups to Create Jobs and Wealth Through Agriculture
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to North Dakota businesses, institutions of higher education, groups, and individuals for projects that will generate employment opportunities and new wealth through the development of local agricultural products. Preference w...

Grants to Montana Nonprofits for Social Justice, Environment, and Economic Development
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $30,000 to Montana nonprofit organizations that are working to promote social justice, combat climate change, and strengthen the economy. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the deadline. The Foundation ...

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Scholarships to Richland County, Ohio Residents and High School Graduates for College Tuition
Deadline: 04/01/17

Scholarships to Richland County, Ohio residents, high school graduates, and post-secondary students for college or vocational school tuition assistance. Funding is intended for students pursuing studies in diesel and auto mechanics, precision machin...

Grants to Virginia Businesses for the Creation of Permanent Full-Time Jobs
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants of up to $800 per employee to Virginia for-profit businesses for the creation of full-time jobs in areas designated for economic development. Applicants must confirm eligibility prior to applying. Qualifying jobs exceed the current Federal Mi...

Grants to Delaware Individual Artists for Career-Advancing Opportunities
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants of up to $750 to Delaware individual artists for professional development or presentation opportunities. Funding may be requested for a broad range of activities that will advance the artist’s career, such as the creation of new works, exhi...

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Grants to Kentucky Farmers and Producers for Educational Workshops and Opportunities
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants of up to $500 to Kentucky small farmers and producers to take advantage of educational opportunities in order to improve farm operations. Special emphasis is placed on underserved groups. Funding decisions will be based on the potential impac...

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Grants to British Columbia Arts Administrators and Artists for Career Development Opportunities
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $7,500 to British Columbia arts administrators and professional artists for career-advancing travel and learning opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to discuss projects and eligibility with program sta...

Grants to Canada Individual Artists and Arts Organizations for Continuing Education and Skills Development
Deadline: 04/03/17

Grants of up to $3,000 to Canada arts organizations and writers and visual artists who are employed, independent, or on a freelance or contract basis for continuing education and specialized training in artistic and professional skills development. ...

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Grants to Alaska Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Councils, and Businesses to Form Youth Cleanup Campaigns
Deadline: 04/03/17

Grants to Alaska nonprofits, tribal councils, government agencies, and businesses to recruit and cultivate groups of youth who will collect litter in public spaces and keep their communities clean throughout the coming summer. Priority is given to o...

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Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Expand Markets for Specialty Crops
Deadline: 04/04/17

Grants starting at $25,000 to Oregon nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, industry associations and groups, and IHEs to enhance markets for specialty crops produced within the state. Training seminars will be held in February through March ...

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Grants to Oregon Individual Artists for Career-Advancing Opportunities
Deadline: 04/05/17

Grants ranging from $300 to $1,500 to Oregon individual artists to take advance of special career-enhancing opportunities. Applications are accepted from established artists working in the visual, literary, and performing disciplines. This program s...

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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies Promote the Market for Specialty Crops
Deadline: 04/06/17

Grants to Michigan nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and tribal governments to expand the market potential of specialty crops produced within the state. Applications will also be accepted from universities applying on behalf of an eligib...

Fellowships to Nevada Individual Artists to Support Their Professional Careers in the Visual Arts
Deadline: 04/06/17

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to Nevada individual artists to help them continue their careers. Applicants must demonstrate outstanding work, be considered a professional artist, and work within the visual arts. Qualified artists may work in painting,...

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Grants to Allen County, Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies to Strengthen Local Communities
Deadline: 05/30/17
LOI Date: 04/10/17

Grants to Allen County, Indiana nonprofit organizations and government agencies to enhance the quality of life in local communities. Concept letters are due April 10. The Foundation seeks to support programs that serve and reflect the diverse popula...

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Grants to USA and Territories High School Chemistry Teachers to Enhance the Teaching of Chemistry
Deadline: 04/14/17

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA and Territories high school chemistry teachers for classroom projects and materials that enhance the teaching of chemistry and foster student development. Funding may be provided for laboratory equipment and supplies, ...

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Grants to USA Entrepreneurs to Take their Original Business Ideas to the Next Level
Deadline: 04/14/17

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA individual entrepreneurs to take their original business ideas to the next level. These grants are awarded to innovators with a strong commitment to their idea, to help them jumpstart their businesses. The grant wi...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers and College Students for Earth Science Projects
Deadline: 04/15/17

Grants of $750 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 teachers, community college faculty members, and community college students to support participation in the earth science disciplines. Awards will be made to educators and students in support of ...

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Grants to Saskatchewan Aboriginal Artists for Projects Involving Indigenous Arts and Culture
Deadline: 04/15/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $7,500 to Saskatchewan Aboriginal artists, groups, or collectives for projects involving Aboriginal art forms and traditions. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Consideration will be giv...

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Grants to Canada Individual Artists or Arts Groups for Planning Creative Art Projects
Deadline: 04/15/17

Grants of up to $25,000 per year to Canada individual artists or artistic groups and organizations for support in the initial planning stages of creative art projects. Applicants are encouraged to speak with the funding source prior to submitting a ...

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Grants to Oklahoma Individual Artists for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 04/15/17

Grants of up to $500 to Oklahoma individual artists to take advantage of professional education opportunities, such as studio workshops, study trips, and conferences. Applicants will be evaluated based on the quality of the opportunity, and on the a...

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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations and Individuals in Eligible Regions for Fundraising Events for Social Caus...
Deadline: 04/15/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Saskatchewan, Alberta, Manitoba, North Dakota, and Montana charities, nonprofits, ad hoc organizations, committees, and individuals to cover the costs of fundraising events for social causes in rural communiti...

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Grants to Bristol, Rhode Island Nonprofits and Individuals to Enhance Civic Life
Deadline: 04/15/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to Bristol, Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and individuals to enhance civic life for local residents. Special emphasis is placed on programs benefitting underserved populations. Preference will be given to proposals that...

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Grants to Gaston County, North Carolina For-Profits to Incentivize Expansions in Local Business
Deadline: 04/17/17

Grants to Gaston County, North Carolina small businesses that have made significant property investments during the previous calendar year. This program provides financial support to local businesses that are working to expand and diversify the Coun...