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Total: 55 Awards Grants
Awards to Ohio Individual Artists for Outstanding Achievements in Artistic Works
Conference Date: 01/19/17
Deadline: 09/01/17

Awards of $5,000 to Ohio individual artists to honor outstanding accomplishments in the disciplines of music composition, choreography, fiction, non-fiction, criticism, playwriting, screenplays, and poetry. A webinar will be held January 19, 2017. T...

Grants to Arizona Individual Artists for New Works, Research, and Artistic Development
Conference Date: 05/26/17
Deadline: 08/24/17

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 to Arizona individual artists for research and artistic development in any discipline. Webinars are scheduled for May 26 and June 20. Workshops are scheduled for June 14, 16, and July 29. Additionally, one award ...

Awards to Henderson County, North Carolina Individuals for Superior Philanthropic Leadership
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards of $1,500 to Henderson, North Carolina local philanthropists who make a difference in the community. The purpose of these grants is to honor individuals who demonstrate outstanding leadership abilities through their personal philanthropic eff...

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Awards to Midlands Area, South Carolina Individuals for Outstanding Work in Philanthropy
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards including a $1,000 donation and other benefits to South Carolina individuals, groups, and local businesses to recognize outstanding work in philanthropy in the Midlands area. The purpose of this award is to recognize ordinary people in the lo...

Awards to Alaska Individuals and Organizations for Significant Contributions to Environmental Conservation
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards to Alaska individuals and organizations to recognize those making a significant difference in the protection of the State’s natural environment. While nominees are not required to be residents of Alaska, they must have demonstrated exemplar...

Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Community
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable ho...

Award to an Arkansas Public School Teacher for Outstanding Instruction in PreK-12 Classrooms
Deadline: 06/30/17

Award to an Arkansas PreK-12 public school teacher in recognition of excellence in classroom instruction. The winner will be placed on administrative paid leave during the upcoming academic year for professional development and will provide technica...

Awards to Nebraska Nonprofits, Schools, Individuals, and Businesses for Environment and Beautification Projects
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards of $50 and awards of $100 to Nebraska nonprofits, civic groups, youth groups, schools, individuals, and businesses to honor outstanding work in environmental projects. Eight different awards are available. All activities must have taken place...

Award to a New Hampshire Librarian or Staff Member for Significant Improvement to Library Services
Deadline: 06/30/17

Award to a New Hampshire librarian or support staff member who is currently working at any type of library in the State (i.e., public, academic, school, correctional, corporate, etc.). This award is intended to recognize the outstanding contributio...

Awards to Ontario Individuals and Groups for Promoting Inclusivity for Individuals with Intellectual Disabiliti...
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards to Ontario individuals and groups to recognize outstanding work in promoting communities that are inclusive to people with intellectual disabilities. Strong candidates work to ensure that people who have intellectual disabilities have equal r...

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Award to a New Hampshire Library, Librarian, Individual, or Organization for Contributions to Libraries
Deadline: 06/30/17

Award to a New Hampshire library, librarian, or other individual or organization, to honor significant contributions and service to the state’s library community. Qualifying contributions that may be considered for this award include, but are not ...

Awards to Canada Individuals, Organizations, and Schools for Outstanding Work Promoting Diversity and Equity
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards to Canada individuals, organizations, schools, and groups to recognize extraordinary work to advance diversity and fairness within local communities and classrooms. Six different awards are available. Awards will be presented in the fields of...

Awards to USA, Canada, or International Individuals for Accomplishments in Caring for Older Adults
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards of $1,000 to USA, Canada, or International individuals for the invention of a device or technique that addresses a caregiving challenge, or to individuals that found a new application of an existing device or technique that improves or eases ...

Award to a Michigan Educator for Outstanding Informal Earth Science Instruction or Mentoring
Deadline: 07/01/17

Award of $500 to a Michigan teacher or educator (from secondary to college level) in recognition of outstanding informal earth sciences instruction or mentoring. Eligible candidates are those that demonstrate excellence in designing, developing, or ...

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Award to a USA, Canada or International Individual for Significant Contributions to Understanding Spirituality
Deadline: 07/01/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has made an exceptional contribution to the exploration of life's spiritual dimension through work in any field, including science, philosophy, theology, philanthropy, writing, and scholarship....

Awards to Michigan Science Educators for Excellence in Classroom Teaching and Support of Science Education
Deadline: 07/01/17

Awards to Michigan educators and administrators for recognition of outstanding work in science education. Eligible applicants are those that do an outstanding job in the classroom and/or school district; take leadership roles within the educational ...

Award to a Wayne County, Ohio Individual to Recognize Outstanding Philanthropy and Community Service
Deadline: 07/01/17

Award of $1,000 to a Wayne County, Ohio individual or couple to recognize outstanding contributions to community betterment through service and philanthropy. Nominations will be accepted on behalf of those who demonstrate leadership, commitment, imp...

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Awards to Canada Authors for Newly Published Books that Address Contemporary Political Issues
Deadline: 07/05/17

Prizes of $2,500 and one prize of $25,000 to Canada authors for outstanding works of literary nonfiction that reflect a political topic of relevance to Canadian audiences. The purpose of these awards is to recognize books that have the potential to ...

Awards to Canada Authors, Illustrators, and Translators for Outstanding Literary Works
Deadline: 07/07/17

Awards of $25,000 to Canada authors, illustrators, and translators to recognize outstanding literary works published within the country. Nominations will be accepted for recently-published works in either English or French. There will be seven award...

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Awards to Maryland Individual Artists to Recognize Contributions to the Creative Sector
Conference Date: 07/08/17
Deadline: 07/21/17

Awards of $1,000, $3,000, and $6,000 to Maryland individual artists to recognize outstanding achievements in a range of artistic disciplines. The purpose of this award is to showcase the contributions artists make to the state’s cultural fabric, s...

Awards to Kentucky Individuals, Agencies, Schools, and Businesses for Environmental Education Efforts
Deadline: 07/09/17

Awards to Kentucky individuals, organizations, agencies, schools, and businesses for outstanding contributions to the field of environmental education. These awards are intended to recognize those best exemplifying dedication, commitment, and influ...

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Award to a Utah Individual Artist for Outstanding Original Design Concept, Prototype, or Object
Deadline: 07/10/17

Award of $3,000 and awards of $500 to a Utah professional or student designer for their original work in any design medium. Designers may submit up to 5 design projects and up to 20 images for selection in this juried competition. The submitted work...

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Awards to Canada For-Profits for Outstanding Contributions to the Nation's Economy
Deadline: 07/14/17

Awards to Canada for-profit companies to recognize outstanding contributions to the business community. The purpose of this award is to publicize private companies that take a sustainable, holistic, and strategic approach to strengthening the nation...

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Awards to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofit CEOs for Leadership and Career Development
Deadline: 07/14/17

Awards of up to $1,000 and awards of up to $7,000 to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC chief executives of nonprofit organizations in the Washington Metropolitan area to honor their excellence in leadership. Funds from this award will specifica...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International HR Scholar for Significant Contributions to Human Resource Research
Deadline: 07/15/17

Award of $50,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scholar with a significant body of work in the field of human resources. The purpose of this award is to recognize lifetime achievement in the field of human resources research. This award honors a...

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Awards to West Virginia Individuals, Organizations, and Agencies for the Redevelopment of Polluted Properties
Deadline: 07/15/17

Awards to West Virginia individuals, organizations, institutions and communities that have played a major part in the redevelopment of Brownfield sites. Nominees will have played a part in transforming polluted or contaminated properties into attra...

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Awards to Illinois Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Veterans for Service to Veteran and Military Communities
Deadline: 07/15/17

Awards to Illinois nonprofit organizations, businesses, and individual military veterans to recognize outstanding service to veteran and military communities. Nominations will be considered on behalf of those organizations and individuals who demons...

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Awards to Canada Published Authors for Outstanding Works of Fiction or Short Stories
Deadline: 07/19/17

Awards of $25,000 and $2,500 to Canada authors of novels or short story collections published between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Publishers should note that the prize is for literary excellence and therefore should only submit books the...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Teacher for Outstanding English Language Education
Deadline: 07/19/17

Award of $1,000 and additional benefits to a USA, Canada, or International teacher to recognize their hard work and commitment to the instruction of English as a second language. Applicants for the award will be evaluated according to their demonstr...

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Awards to Canada Authors for Recently Published Literary Nonfiction Books
Deadline: 07/19/17

Award of $60,000 and awards of $5,000 to Canada authors for producing outstanding literary nonfiction books published between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations must be made by the book publisher. All titles must be in English, thou...

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Awards to Utah Businesses, Nonprofits, and Government Agencies that Lead with Integrity
Deadline: 07/21/17

Awards to Utah businesses, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies that conduct themselves honorably and with integrity. The purpose of these awards is to recognize organizations that embody the spirit of proper moral leadership as exhibite...

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Awards to South Dakota Librarians and Individuals for Contributions to the Library Community
Deadline: 07/26/17

Awards to South Dakota librarians, library support staff, and other individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to libraries within the state. Individuals are encouraged to submit nominations on behalf of those who have made a positive impact...

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Awards to USA Agencies, Businesses, Organizations, or Individuals for Outstanding Work in the Recycling Industry
Deadline: 07/28/17

Awards to USA government agencies, businesses, organizations, recycling facilities, or individuals to recognize outstanding work in the field of recycling. Six different awards are available. Applicants may apply for awards in the areas of education...

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Award to an Illinois Individual, Couple, or Family for Outstanding Work in Philanthropy
Deadline: 07/31/17

Award to an Illinois individual, couple, or family residing in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston, or Logan Counties for exceptional work in philanthropy. Nominees should demonstrate outstanding civic responsibility through contributions and commitments of ...

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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals Dependent on Medical Technology for Community Service and Co...
Deadline: 07/31/17

Awards of $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals that are managing a chronic disease with the help of medical devices and technology, to recognize their contributions to community service and volunteerism. The grant award will go to t...

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Awards to Northwest Territories Individuals, Businesses, Organizations, and Communities for Supporting Recreation
Deadline: 07/31/17

Awards to Northwest Territories communities, organizations, businesses, individual volunteers and recreational professionals to recognize outstanding contributions to recreation in northern communities. Nominations will be accepted for the following...

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Prize to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for an Innovative Idea to Positively Impact the World
Deadline: 07/31/17

Prize to a USA, Canada, or International individual to support an innovative idea that will catalyze positive global change. The prize winner will receive a large budget and technical support in order to launch their idea. Nominations will be consid...

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Awards to USA Individuals, Organizations, and Programs for Outstanding Work in Victim Services
Deadline: 07/31/17

Awards to USA individuals, organizations, programs, teams, and coalitions to recognize outstanding work in the field of victim services. The purpose of this awards program is to honor those who have made significant contributions to connecting victi...

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Award to a USA, Canada or International Individual for Contributions to Online Learning
Deadline: 08/01/17

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to online education during the early phase of their career. Strong candidates are known for service to the profession, leadership activities, contri...

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Awards to New Mexico Nonprofits, Businesses, and Individuals for Exceptional Conduct in Business Practices
Deadline: 08/04/17

Awards to recognize New Mexico businesses, nonprofit organizations, and individuals for exceptional business and ethical conduct. Awards are available in four different categories. Awards are also intended for demonstrated leadership by a candidate ...

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Awards to Vermont Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals for Contributions to Parks and Recreation
Deadline: 08/11/17

Awards to Vermont individuals, professionals, nonprofit organizations, commercial organizations, and government agencies to recognize outstanding contributions to parks and recreation throughout the State. Award Categories In any year, the Ther...

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Award to a USA, Canada, and International Individual for Excellence in Historical Performance
Deadline: 08/15/17

Award of $2,000 to recognize a USA, Canada, and International individual scholar or performer for outstanding contributions to historical performing practices. Awards are intended to subsidize the publication costs of articles, monographs or edition...

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Award to Recognize a Delaware County, Indiana Nonprofit Board Member for Excellence
Deadline: 08/15/17

One award of $10,000 to an Indiana individual board member of a nonprofit that serves the citizens of Muncie/Delaware County. This award will recognize an individual board member's efforts and actions that have contributed to the financial success,...

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Awards to North Carolina Educators, Student Teachers, and Administrators for Excellence in Science Education
Deadline: 08/20/17

Awards to North Carolina educators, student teachers, and administrators for excellence in their provision of science teaching and promotion of science learning to students of all ages and levels throughout the state. Nominations are open in four aw...

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Award to a Nevada Librarian or Library Trustee for Outstanding Service and Contributions
Deadline: 08/25/17

Award to a Nevada librarian or library trustee for outstanding service and accomplishments in their role. In addition to carrying out sound library practices and addressing a broad scope of community library needs, nominees will be recognized for th...

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Awards to Louisiana Individuals and Groups for Outstanding Contributions to the Beautification of the State
Deadline: 08/25/17

Awards to Louisiana individuals, nonprofits, businesses, agencies, professional groups, organziations, schools, and churches for outstanding efforts to keep the state beautiful. Awards will be given to both individuals and groups in eight different ...

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Awards to Alabama Individuals for Enhancing Education for Gifted Students
Deadline: 09/05/17

Awards to Alabama teachers, educators, administrators, and other individuals to recognize contributions to the quality of education available to gifted students. An award category is also designated for a gifted student to recognize community servic...

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Award to a Nevada PreK-12 Teacher for Promoting Excellence in Classroom Education
Deadline: 09/11/17

Award to a Nevada PreK-12 teacher to recognize skill and dedication in the field of education. In addition to teaching, strong candidates take an active role in their school and community, speak articulately, and demonstrate professional poise. An i...

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Awards to Delaware Individuals, Organizations, and Businesses for Wetland Protection and Outreach
Deadline: 10/02/17

Awards to Delaware students, teachers, classrooms, individuals, organizations, and businesses to recognize outstanding work to benefit wetlands. Eligible activities include education, outreach, protection, restoration, assessment, and monitoring. No...

Award to Iowa Individuals for Benefitting the Autism Spectrum Disorder Population
Deadline: 10/15/17

Award to Iowa individuals for their work on behalf of those with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Nominees should have demonstrated excellence in their contributions to the field of Autism Spectrum Disorder or have positively impacted a specific person wit...