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Total: 119 Economic Development Grants
Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits, Employers, IHEs, and Agencies to Strengthen the Workforce
Conference Date: 06/01/17
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, employers, colleges and universities, workforce boards, labor unions, local governments, and economic development agencies to form strategic partnerships to strengthen the state’s workforce. Partners...

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Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Improve Health Outcomes for Young Children
Conference Date: 06/21/17
Deadline: 07/17/17

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit, faith-based, public, and private organizations for the implementation of place-based programming to promote positive health outcomes for children ages 0-5, as well as their families. Programs must target communiti...

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for New Tourism Marketing Programs
Deadline: 06/27/17

Matching grants of up to $10,000 and ranging from $10,001 to $50,000 to Virginia nonprofits, for-profits, counties, towns, and chambers of commerce to stimulate new tourism marketing programs through the creation of tourism partnerships. June 6, 201...

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Grants and Technical Support to Washington, DC Nonprofits for the Revitalization of Commercial Districts
Conference Date: 06/29/17
Deadline: 08/04/17

Grants and technical assistance to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for the commercial revitalization of designated business areas. Grantees will provide services and programs that strengthen and unify the commercial corridor and promote the ...

Income Tax Credits to New York City Businesses that Relocated Operations to New York City after July 2003
Deadline: 06/30/17

Income tax credits of $3,000 per year per eligible employee to New York City businesses that relocated their operations to the Lower Manhattan area after July 1, 2003. Most retail activities and hotel services do not qualify; however, internet sales...

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...

Tax Credits to Vermont Property Owners to Enhance Historic Buildings in Eligible Commercial Areas
Deadline: 06/30/17

Tax credits to Vermont property owners, including nonprofits, to support the improvement and enhancement of historically significant buildings located in eligible downtown areas and village centers. Credits may be applied to code compliance work, ge...

Grants to Nebraska Businesses to Enhance Employee Retraining and Improve Business Productivity
Deadline: 06/30/17

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: 06/30/17

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 Louisiana Nonprofits and Businesses in St. Landry Parish for Tourism-Related Marketing Expenses
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants to St. Landry Parish, Louisiana nonprofit organizations and business for projects and events that promote tourism to the area. Funding is intended to cover marketing expenses related to public tourism activities that promote the history and a...

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Expand Markets for Waste Tire Products
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants of up to $50,000 to Colorado nonprofit organizations, for-profit companies, government agencies, and institutions of higher education to expand the market for products derived from waste tires. Questions may be submitted through June 1. The g...

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Organizations in Eligible Northeastern States for Economic and Community Deve...
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants and in-kind services to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island community development and community finance institutions in the funding source's service area for activities that benefit low- and moderate-income residents or tha...

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits, Tribes, and Municipalities to Support Tourism Information Centers
Deadline: 07/01/17

Grants of up to $15,000 per year to Wisconsin nonprofit tourism organizations, tribes, and municipalities to reimburse the operations of regional tourism information centers. This program is intended to support traveler services that result in a pos...

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects in Education, Entrepreneurship, Advancement of Women, Crisis Management, an...
Deadline: 07/01/17

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...

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Grants to North Dakota Businesses, Universities, and Groups to Create Jobs and Wealth Through Agriculture
Deadline: 07/01/17

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...

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Grants to Brookings, South Dakota Nonprofits and Businesses for Capital Projects to Enhance Tourism
Deadline: 07/01/17

Grants to Brookings, South Dakota nonprofits, organizations, and businesses for projects that will improve the community and enhance visitor and citizen experiences. Funding is intended specifically for capital projects such as new construction, inf...

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Grants to Brookings, South Dakota Organizations to Host Events that Promote Tourism and Economic Development
Deadline: 07/01/17

Grants to Brookings, South Dakota organizations to host events, conventions, and/or tournaments that aim to promote increased tourism and economic and cultural growth in the City. Funding is intended to help get first-time events off the ground, as...

Grants to Cloud County, Kansas Owner-Operated Businesses to Build and Expand Facilities
Deadline: 07/01/17

Grants of up to $50,000 to Cloud County, Kansas for-profit small businesses for the construction of a new building or the repair of an existing building. In addition to financial support for facilities expansion, recipients may take part in a busine...

Accelerator Program for USA, Canada, and International Start-Ups in the Field of Financial Technology
Deadline: 07/02/17

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International start-up companies to participate in a New York City-based business accelerator program. Applications are invited from technology startups that demonstrate creativity and innovation in the field of fina...

Grants to Oklahoma Individuals and Organizations for Events to Promote the Agricultural Industry
Deadline: 07/03/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Oklahoma individuals and organizations for events that promote public interest in agriculture. Applications must demonstrate that the event will yield a positive economic impact to the agricultural industry. Funding may be...

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Grants to Battle Creek Area, Michigan Resident Groups for Neighborhood Improvement Projects
Deadline: 07/03/17

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 USA Individuals, IHEs, Nonprofits, and For-Profits in Northeast States to Promote Sustainable Agricult...
Deadline: 10/24/17
LOI Date: 07/06/17

Grants starting at $30,000 to northeast USA individuals connected with IHEs, agricultural nonprofits, farms, agricultural experiment stations, private consultancies, or agricultural businesses for education and research to promote agricultural susta...

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Grants to USA Individuals, IHEs, Nonprofits, and For-Profits in Northeast States for Sustainable Agriculture Tra...
Deadline: 10/24/17
LOI Date: 07/06/17

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA individuals connected with IHEs, agricultural nonprofits, research farms, experiment stations, agricultural businesses, and private consultancies for training to promote environmental stewardship in the agricultural...

Grants to Maine Local Government Agencies for Workforce Training Programs
Deadline: 07/07/17

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine local government agencies to carry out workforce training programs that address the shortage of trained and available workers. Programs supported through this grant must benefit low and moderate-income communities. F...

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Grants to Montana Businesses and Health Care Providers to Train Workers and Create Jobs
Deadline: 07/09/17

Grants to Montana for-profit businesses and nonprofit health care providers for employee training. Recipients will use funds to train employees with the goal of filling new part-time and full-time jobs within the primary sector. This funding provide...

Grants to Montana Agencies and Organizations to Promote Job Growth and Economic Development
Deadline: 07/09/17

Grants to Montana government agencies and economic development organizations to promote job creation and economic development. Funding is available for government agencies to assist businesses in creating new jobs and government agencies and economi...

Grants to Vermont Landowners, Tribes, and Producers for the Conservation of Agricultural Lands
Deadline: 07/10/17

Grants to Vermont agricultural producers, landowners, and Tribes to promote the conservation and environmental quality of agricultural lands. This program provides both technical and financial assistance to agricultural producers. Producers will imp...

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Grants to Allen County, Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies to Strengthen Local Communities
Deadline: 08/29/17
LOI Date: 07/10/17

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 and In-Kind Support to Montreal, Quebec Entrepreneurs to Develop High Potential Startups
Conference Date: 07/11/17
Deadline: 08/11/17

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...

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Grants to Santa Fe, New Mexico Nonprofits to Advertise and Promote Local Cultural Events
Deadline: 07/14/17

Grants of up to $30,000 to Santa Fe, New Mexico nonprofit organizations to promote collaborative, arts-themed events in the local area. Funding is available to support the publicizing, promotion, and advertising of tourism-related facilities, attrac...

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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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Grants to Western Alaska Individuals to Develop Business Ideas in the Norton Sound Region
Deadline: 07/14/17

Grants of up to $50,000 to Western Alaska individual entrepreneurs to create, develop, and expand business ideas in the Norton Sound region. Funding is intended to improve social conditions and promote economic development in the fifteen communitie...

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Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits and For-Profits for Community Development Evaluations
Deadline: 07/14/17

Grants of up to $60,000 to Nebraska nonprofit and for-profit housing and economic development agencies to conduct studies that will inform future housing, economic, community, and place-based development initiatives. Studies must focus on a specific...

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Grants to Central Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Communal and Economic Development
Deadline: 08/25/17
LOI Date: 07/14/17

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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Grants to Jackson, Mississippi Nonprofits and For-Profits for Events, Conventions, and Tradeshows that Attract T...
Deadline: 07/14/17

Grants to Jackson, Mississippi non-profit and for-profit organizations for tourism events and conventions that will positively benefit the local economy. Applicants may request meeting with program staff prior to applying. Eligible events include tr...

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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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Grants to USA and Canada Organizations and Individuals in Eligible Regions for Fundraising Events for Social Caus...
Deadline: 07/15/17

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 Israel Researchers for Innovative Scientific Research with Commercial Potential
Deadline: 07/18/17

Grants to Israel scientific researchers to support cutting-edge and novel applicative research with the potential to evolve into industrial research and development. Consideration will be given to proposals that are technologically innovative and sh...

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Grants to Leon County, Florida Groups and Organizations for Events to Promote Local Tourism
Conference Date: 07/19/17
Deadline: 08/07/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to Leon County, Florida groups and organizations for public events that will attract overnight visitors to the area and promote local tourism and economic development. Funding is intended to support events such as a new or e...

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Grants to Young Maine Business Owners for Projects That Will Result in Economic Growth
Deadline: 07/23/17

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...

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Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Individuals to Assist Individuals with Developmental Disab...
Deadline: 07/24/17

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to Nebraska nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs for innovative, small-scale projects that improve the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities, as well as their families. The purpo...

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Grants to Maryland School Systems, Colleges, and Businesses for Career and Technology Education Programs
Deadline: 07/24/17

Grants to Maryland public school systems, community colleges, and industry partners for collaborative career and technology education programs. Programs will start in grade nine and conclude with students obtaining both a high school diploma and an ...

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Grants to USA and Russia Scholars and Professionals for Projects that Promote Social Benefit and Collaboration
Deadline: 07/24/17

Grants of up to $2,500 plus travel assistance to USA and Russia scholars and professionals for projects that address societal challenges and strengthen collaboration between the two countries. Candidates may use funding to develop and implement an o...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Public Organizations to Strengthen Low-Income Rural Communities
Deadline: 07/25/17

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA nonprofits, for-profits, and public organizations to strengthen low-income rural communities by providing guidance and training to qualifying beneficiaries. Funding may be requested for projects to improve community...

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Grants to Pennsylvania Agencies, Businesses, and Ports to Enhance Transportation
Deadline: 07/31/17

Grants to Pennsylvania municipalities, public transportation agencies, ports, businesses, councils of governments, and economic development organizations to ensure safe and reliable transportation throughout the state. Projects will enhance pedestri...

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Grants to New York City Companies to Promote Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Business
Deadline: 07/31/17

Grants to New York City companies for business-related projects that promote entrepreneurship and innovation. Applications are invited for activities that develop entrepreneurial talent within New York City, offer resources for entrepreneurs, develo...

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Grants to Connecticut Public and Private Agencies for Recreational Boating Tie-Up Facilities
Deadline: 08/01/17

Grants to Connecticut local government agencies and private marinas to improve tie-up facilities serving transient recreational boats (26 feet or over in length). Boating facilities must be accessible to the public. Applications may be considered un...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States to Promote Positive Outcomes for Families
Deadline: 08/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, and government agencies in multiple states for family-oriented programming. Consideration will be given to programs likely to yield positive outcomes for families in eligible communities. Funding may be request...

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Grants to Clay County, Iowa Organizations, Businesses, Agencies, and Individuals for Tourism Events
Deadline: 08/01/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Clay County, Iowa businesses, organizations, government agencies, and individuals to host public events that attract local residents and people from outside the county. The goal of this program is to promote Cla...

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Grants to Greenville County, South Carolina Artists for Collaborative Arts Projects
Deadline: 08/15/17

Grants to Greenville County, South Carolina individual artists for collaborative arts projects that will advance the development of the artists or ensembles involved. As applicable, priority will be given to projects that allow all residents and vis...