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Total: 160 Workforce Grants
Fellowships to Virginia Professional and Student Artists for Education and Career Costs
Conference Date: 09/27/17
Deadline: 11/03/17

Fellowships to Virginia artists and students who demonstrate excellence and creative ability within the visual art disciplines. This program provides qualifying individuals with funding to support their career or education in the arts. Applications ...

Fellowships to USA Mid-Career Professionals to Improve Health Care and Health Care Policy
Conference Date: 10/05/17
Deadline: 11/15/17

Fellowships to USA mid-career professionals working at nonprofits, government agencies, and academic institutions to engage with the federal health policy process in Washington, DC. The fellowship provides exemplary health professionals and social a...

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Grants to New York City Artists and Minnesota Arts Administrators for Travel to Advance their Careers
Conference Date: 10/12/17
Deadline: 12/07/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to Minnesota arts organization administrators, and to New York City, New York individual artists to travel out of state domestically or internationally to study, explore, and advance their careers. Funding is intended for arti...

Grants to Kentucky Principal Investigators for STEM Research, Student Fellowships, and Workforce Development
Deadline: 10/19/17

Grants to Kentucky principal investigators affiliated with qualifying institutions to initiate research, support student fellowships, and promote workforce development in STEM disciplines. This program promotes cooperation and networking among educa...

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 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 New Mexico Master Artists to Train Apprentices in Traditional Art Forms
Deadline: 12/01/17
LOI Date: 10/20/17

Grants to New Mexico master folk artists to train dedicated apprentices in traditional art forms. New applicants must submit an application draft for advance review by October 20. The purpose of this program is to maintain traditional art forms prac...

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, Artists, and Arts Professionals for Public Art Installations
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, artists, and arts professionals to design, fabricate, and install artwork in public spaces. The purpose of this program is to enhance local neighborhoods through the installation of permanent or temp...

Internship Course for Israel College Students to Gain Start-Up Business Experience
Deadline: 10/23/17

An internship opportunity is available to Israel students seeking to gain experience in entrepreneurship. Interns will gain an in-depth understanding of the entrepreneurial process through a placement at a young company. Students will be compensated...

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...

Fellowships to USA Graduate Students for STEM and STEM Education Degrees
Deadline: 10/23/17

Fellowships to USA and territories students to support doctoral or master’s degree research in the STEM fields, as well as STEM education. This program selects students early in their graduate careers according to a demonstrated potential for sign...

Grant to a USA Architect or Professional in a Related Field for a Project that Advances Architectural Preservati...
Deadline: 10/25/17

Grant of up to $15,000 to a USA professional working in architecture or a related field for a project that explores architecture and preservation. Related fields may include historic preservation, architectural history, architectural conservation, e...

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...

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits, Teachers, and Artists for Arts Education in K-12 Schools
Deadline: 10/27/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Rhode Island public and charter school K-12 teachers, artists, and nonprofit organizations for arts education projects that benefit public school children. Funding is intended for projects that incorporate the a...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Artists, and Cultural Institutions for Contemporary Arts Pr...
Deadline: 01/05/18
LOI Date: 10/27/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, artists, art production platforms, cultural institutions, festivals, and biennials for projects in the field of contemporary art. LOIs are due October 27. Funding may support the exhi...

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Grants to USA Individuals Affiliated with a Native American Tribe for Cultural Art Projects
Deadline: 10/30/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals affiliated with a Native American tribe for art projects that will preserve and strengthen the tribe's culture. The grant program will provide recipients with both financial and technical support. Recipients...

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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...

Awards to Canada Aboriginal Post-Secondary Students for Commitment to the Forest Products Industry
Deadline: 10/31/17

Awards of $2,500 to Canada Aboriginal youth who are currently enrolled in a post-secondary program to recognize career aspirations and skills development in the forest products industry. The selected awardees will demonstrate strong academic standin...

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Scholarships to USA Spouses or Caregivers of Post-9/11 Veterans for Higher Education or Training
Deadline: 10/31/17

Scholarships to USA spouses and caregivers of post-9/11 veterans to help cover the costs associated with higher education or training at accredited universities, colleges, or trade schools. The Funding Source seeks to help individuals that are takin...

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Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Organizations for International Arts Residencies
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, groups, collectives, and artistic organizations to take advantage of international residency opportunities. Applicants must register online at least thirty days prior to the de...

Fellowships to South Carolina Individual Artists to Recognize Artistic Excellence
Deadline: 11/01/17

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to South Carolina individual artists to recognize and support excellence in a range of disciplines. The use of fellowship funds is unrestricted. The purpose of this program is to provide recognition that may lead to emplo...

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Grants to USA Judges and Court Managers for Professional Development Courses
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories court managers and full-time state court judges to take advantage of professional development opportunities. Funding enables grantees to attend courses to improve their skills, abilities, and knowledge w...

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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 Rhode Island Nonprofits, Schools, and Individuals for Small-Scale Humanities Projects
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $2,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, individuals, and schools for a broad range of small-scale humanities projects. Requests will be considered for public humanities projects, individual humanities research, civic educatio...

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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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Grants to North Carolina Nonprofit Leaders for Leaves of Absence to Rest, Revitalize, and Thereby Renew Dedicatio...
Deadline: 11/02/17

Grants of $30,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizational executives to provide salary compensation for three- to six-month leaves of absence. These "breaks" are intended to enable nonprofit leaders to rest and renew their energy through activiti...

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Grants to USA Educators in Multiple States to Promote Youth Engagement in Sustainable Agriculture
Deadline: 11/02/17

Grants of up to $2,000 to Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin educators to teach youth about sustainable agriculture. Consideration will be given to projects that ...

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Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural Events
Conference Date: 11/03/17
Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support touring performances by US-based artists at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals. Funding is ...

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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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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Underrepresented Filmmakers for Scripted and Documentary Films
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants of $10,000 to USA and Puerto Rico filmmakers, screenwriters, and producers from an underrepresented community to support full-length documentary and scripted film projects. Applications are invited from both emerging and established storytell...

Grants to Calgary, Alberta Individual Artists for Short-Term Career Development Opportunities
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to Calgary, Alberta individual professional artists for a unique, short-term opportunity that will help them develop the skills, knowledge, and relationships necessary to further his or her career. Applications are welcome...

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Fellowships to Canada and International Individuals for Nonprofit Leadership Training in the USA
Deadline: 11/08/17

Fellowships to Canada and International individual nonprofit professionals for leadership training in the USA. The fellowship is intended for a period of 12 to 18 months and consists of a full-time professional development program at the host organi...

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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 Utah Folk and Traditional Artists to Train Selected Apprentices
Deadline: 11/10/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to Utah master folk artists or tradition bearers to carry out apprenticeships with selected students. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Please note that registration on the grant po...

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Grants to North Carolina Individual Artists for Career Development Opportunities and Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,000 to North Carolina individual artists working in any discipline to engage in activities that will further the development of their career. Applications are welcome from artists at any career stage residing in Caswel...

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Grants to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Cultural Projects
Deadline: 03/07/18
LOI Date: 11/15/17

Grants to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations and individuals for the implementation of major arts and cultural exhibitions and performances. First-time applicants must schedule an appointment with program staff by October 13. Al...

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Grants to Ontario Musicians, Composers, and Nonprofit Music Organizations to Record Albums, EPs, and Demos
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $12,000 to Ontario musicians, composers, ad hoc groups and collectives, and nonprofit music organizations, orchestras, and choirs for the recording of full-length albums, demos, and EPs. The purpose of this...

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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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Grants to Nova Scotia Professional Artists for Artistic Works and Professional Development
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants to Nova Scotia professional artists for the creation and presentation of artistic works, as well as professional development opportunities. Applications will be considered from artists working in any discipline, including craft, visual arts, ...

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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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Grants to Florence County, South Carolina Nonprofits and Individuals for Art Projects and Career Development
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $2,500 to Florence County, South Carolina nonprofits and individuals for arts projects and professional development opportunities. The professional development is intended for arts administrators and artist...

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Grants to New Brunswick Indigenous Artists, Groups, and Curators for New Works and Professional Development
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to New Brunswick indigenous artists, collectives and ad hoc groups, and curators for professional development and artistic creation. Funding may support short-term projects involving research and development for new artistic w...

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Grants to South Carolina Artists for Professional Development and Community Arts Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to South Carolina individual artists for projects that will advance their careers within the disciplines of dance, media, literature, visual arts, or theater. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff before ...

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Fellowships to Nebraska Artists to Support Work in Literature, Performing Arts, Film, or Visual Arts
Deadline: 11/15/17

Fellowships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Nebraska individual artists to recognize and support exemplary artistic work. This program rotates annually, highlighting one of the following disciplines each year: visual arts, performing arts and filmm...

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Grants to Canada Individual Artists or Arts Groups for Planning Creative Art Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

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 Manitoba Female Athletes, Coaches, and Officials to Enhance Sports and Athletics Careers
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of $500 to Manitoba women athletes, coaches, officials, and volunteers for activities that will advance their sports careers. Eligible use of funds includes equipment purchases, competitions and tournaments, camps, professional development, c...

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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...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for High-Quality Wildlife Health Research Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research projects that address the health issues of wildlife and exotic animal species. The Foundation will accept all proposals relevant to its mission. This year, particular interest will be...

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

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

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Grants to USA African American Artists for Early Career Encouragement and Development
Deadline: 11/16/17

Grants of $25,000 to USA African-American artists to encourage and help their careers to develop. Applicants should be in the early stages of their art careers. Funding will be awarded to artists who work in the areas of sculpture, installation, pa...