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Total: 88 Minorities Grants
Residency to an Island of Montreal, Quebec Minority Filmmaker to Create a Short Documentary
Conference Date: 09/26/17
Deadline: 10/27/17

Residency providing up to $65,000 to an Island of Montreal ,Quebec emerging film or video artist representing one of the city’s minority or immigrant communities. This residency will give a professional artist support for the scripting and develop...

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities Events and Projects
Conference Date: 10/04/17
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $10,000 to individual arts and humanities professionals to implement arts and humanities projects serving diverse communities. Workshops are scheduled for October ...

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...

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...

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Grants to Kent, Washington Artists, Community Groups, and Cultural Organizations for Original Arts Programming
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants to Kent, Washington individual artists, community service groups, and arts and cultural organizations for the development of innovative opportunities for local community arts programming. New applicants are highly encouraged to call the fund...

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 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 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...

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...

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Social Justice Projects that Benefit the Community
Deadline: 10/24/17

Fellowships of $80,000 and fellowships of $90,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for community projects that bring positive social change. The projects may be in the areas of education, environmental sustainability, economic developme...

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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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...

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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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...

Scholarships to New Mexico Students Majoring in Education for Math and Science Unit Development
Deadline: 10/31/17

Scholarships to New Mexico students majoring in education to design and develop a math or science resource unit plan that is relevant to NASA’s mission. Pre-service teachers will use the unit during their student teaching semester. In-service teac...

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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...

Grants to Harney County, Oregon Individuals and Nonprofits for Community-Based Cultural Events and Activities
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,500 to Harney County, Oregon nonprofits and individuals to develop cultural events that are open to the community. Funding is intended to raise awareness of the humanities, arts, and local heritage, and to improve acce...

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Grants to California Tribes, Groups, and Individuals of the Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation for Cultural Revitalization
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to California tribes, cultural groups, and individuals of the Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation for projects in the native arts, cultural revitalization, and intergenerational cultural transmission. Funding is intended to ...

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Award to a USA Individual for Encouraging Underrepresented Students to Pursue Chemistry and Engineering Careers
Deadline: 11/01/17

Award to a USA individual representing any professional setting to recognize outstanding efforts to encourage underrepresented students to pursue careers in chemical sciences and engineering. In addition to a cash prize, the winner may designate an ...

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 ...

Grants to Utah and Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Indian Tribes, and Individuals to Promote the Region's Natural an...
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Utah and Nevada nonprofit organizations, private organizations, local and regional government agencies, federally recognized Indian tribes, and individuals for innovative projects that protect and promote the unique natura...

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Grants to Alaska IHE Faculty to Develop New Aeronautics and Space Exploration Research Initiatives
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $20,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Alaska early- and mid-career faculty members at qualifying IHEs to initiate new research goals related to aeronautics and space exploration. This program enables research faculty to realign the ...

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Fellowships to USA Early-Career Scientists for Social and Economic Sciences Research
Deadline: 11/01/17

Fellowships of up to $69,000 to USA postdoctoral scientists at IHEs and nonprofits to support research within the behavioral, social, and economic sciences disciplines. The fellowship must support the early-career scientist’s research and training...

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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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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 Rowan County, North Carolina Organizations and Artists to Expand Arts and Cultural Opportunities
Deadline: 11/02/17

Grants to Rowan County, North Carolina arts and cultural development organizations and individual artists to enhance arts and cultural opportunities throughout the county. Individual artists may request support for teaching, residencies, and other p...

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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 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...

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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 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 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...

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, IHEs, and Artists for Short-Term Arts Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Nevada nonprofit organizations, public agencies, schools, colleges, and individual artists for creative, short-term arts projects and activities. First-time applicants and previously unsuccessful applicants must submit a pr...

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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...

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Grants and Loans to Montana Local and Tribal Governments to Promote Basic Sector Job Creation
Deadline: 11/19/17

Grants and loans to Montana local and tribal governments to promote the creation of well-paying jobs in basic sector businesses. Governments may apply on behalf of employers to establish a minimum of one net new position for a Montana resident. The ...

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Grants to Kentucky LEAs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Out-of-School Enrichment Programs
Deadline: 11/20/17

Grants to Kentucky LEAs, nonprofits, for-profits, faith-based organizations, IHEs, and government agencies for the implementation of quality out-of-school programming to promote social development and student achievement. Programs will offer academi...

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Grants to Northern Ontario Indigenous Artists, Nonprofits, Groups, and Bands for Music Events
Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to Northern Ontario Indigenous artists, ad hoc groups, and collectives, nonprofits, and First Nations bands or councils for the production of music events. The purpose of this program is to support Indigenous music presenters ...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Science Research on Improving Social Policies
Deadline: 03/05/18
LOI Date: 11/30/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Ph.D. scholars for social science research in the areas of the future of work, behavioral economics, social inequality, and race, ethnicity, and immigration. LOIs for the Race, Ethnicity and Immigration / Beh...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for American Indian Cultural Preservation, Business, and Education
Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support the self-sustainment and preservation of the American Indian culture. Eligible proposals encourage American Indian business, promote education, particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate educat...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Outcomes
Deadline: 03/05/18
LOI Date: 11/30/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be su...

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Grants to Utah Early Care Programs to Expand Access to Disadvantaged Children
Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants to Utah early child care providers serving economically disadvantaged four-year-olds that demonstrate high-quality programming. The certification, if issued, will provide the early child care program with the opportunity to receive additional...

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Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promote Diversity
Conference Date: 11/30/17
Deadline: 12/29/17

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists partnering with fiscal sponsors for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Priority will be giv...

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Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits, IHEs, and Schools for Arts Activities and Operating Support
Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to New Mexico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, schools, and IHEs for a broad range of arts programming benefitting public audiences. New applicants are required to submit a proposal draft for review by the October 20 adva...

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Grants to Alaska Artists for Apprenticeships in Alaska Native Traditional Art Forms
Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $2,000 to Alaska artists to hold apprenticeships involving Alaska Native traditional art forms. The purpose of this program is to preserve and perpetuate art forms by support master-apprentice artist teams. Applicants are required to...

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Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis Woman for Outstanding Community Leadership
Deadline: 12/01/17

Award to a Canada First Nation, Inuit, or Metis woman to recognize outstanding leadership through political, business, and community engagement. This award recognizes a women whose work has positively impacted the lives of people, both in their comm...

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Grants to USA IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits and Agencies for Scientific Conferences Relating to Public Health
Deadline: 12/12/17

Grants to USA and territories IHEs, nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies to support high-quality scientific conferences related to public health. A conference is defined as a seminar, symposium, workshop, or any other formal, organized m...

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Grants to New York City Businesses for Employee Training Programs
Deadline: 12/15/17

Grants starting at $10,000 to New York City businesses to provide employees with training programs. Interested businesses must submit a pre-application prior to submitting a full application. Businesses will identify the training needs for staff mem...

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Scholarships to USA Women to Enroll in Career Advancing Degrees and Certification Programs
Deadline: 12/15/17

Scholarships ranging from $2,000 to $12,000 to USA women who are pursuing degrees and courses of study required for professional advancement or employment opportunities. This program is intended for women who are reentering the workforce, seeking to...