GRANTS - BUSINESS
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Federal Government Grants

Number of Grants: 39
Financial Assistance to Canada Nonprofits and Businesses in Multiple Provinces to Expand Enterprises
Deadline: Ongoing

Financial assistance New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island small and medium-sized business enterprises and nonprofits to start-up, expand, or modernize business operations. This program provides access to ca...

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...

Loans to Texas and Louisiana Nonprofits, For-Profits, Homeowners, and Renters for Hurricane Harvey Damages
Deadline: 10/24/17

Loans are available to Texas and Louisiana nonprofits, for-profits, homeowners, and renters who have experienced physical and economic damages due to Hurricane Harvey. Applicants located in a designated disaster area may qualify for financial assist...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Innovative Agricultural Research
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals for innovative agricultural research that will position the nation at the forefront of global agriculture. Proposals are invited for high-potential research addressing...

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...

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Honor Military Veterans
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Canada nonprofits, for-profits, and government agencies to honor veterans of the Canadian military. Funding will support commemorative events as well as the development of commemorative learning materials. All projects must address the sac...

Emergency Assistance for USA Livestock Producers to Compensate Grazeland Losses Due to Drought or Fire
Deadline: Ongoing

Emergency assistance is available to USA livestock producers impacted by grazing losses due to drought or wildfire. This program compensates producers for the loss covered livestock grassland. This includes improved or native pastureland with perman...

Grants to Israel and Germany Early-Career Scientists for Joint Studies in Life Sciences, Medicine, and Humanities
Deadline: 10/24/17

Grants averaging €20,000 to Israel and Germany early-career scientists employed at qualifying IHEs, government, and nonprofit research agencies and hospitals for projects in life sciences, medicine, and humanities. The purpose of this program is t...

Grants to USA Organic Producers and Handlers to Reimburse Organic Certification Costs
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories organic farmers and handlers to defray costs associated with organic certification. Qualifying producers may request reimbursement on paid certification costs from their state agency. Categories eligible f...

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...

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...

Fellowships to USA K-12 Educators to Enhance STEM Education on a National Scale
Deadline: 11/16/17

Fellowships to USA K-12 educators specializing in STEM disciplines who are interested in advancing the quality of education on a national scale. Selected fellows will be placed in Federal agencies or Congressional offices, where they will apply thei...

Grants and Loans to USA Low-Income Rural Homeowners for Home Repairs and Safety Hazard Removal
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $7,500 and low-interest loans of up to $20,000 to USA low-income homeowners in rural areas to improve their homes and address health hazards. The purpose of this program is to help people stay in their home and keep houses in good re...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Events, and Development
Deadline: 12/21/17

Grants to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nations artists, arts professionals, groups, nonprofits, and for-profit organizations for artistic projects and activities across a broad range of disciplines. Applicants must register online at least 30 days...

Grants to Canada Individuals and Organizations to Promote Career Development in the Arts
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada arts professionals and arts networking or sector building organizations to promote the professional development of individuals in the arts. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to applying. First-t...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Study Infant Disease Tra...
Deadline: 01/07/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs, nonprofit organizations, for-profit organizations, and government agencies for medical research addressing non-HIV infections transmitted to infants through pregnancy, breastfeeding, labor, and delivery...

Grants to Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors
Deadline: 03/15/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada creative writing magazine and literary book publishers for projects that promote works by Canadian authors. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encourage...

Grants to Canada Individual Artists and Groups for Career Development in any Artistic Discipline
Deadline: 03/31/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada artists, curators, groups, and collectives for a range of professional and career development opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. All applicants must b...

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 ...

Grants to USA Farmers in Northeastern States to Develop Sustainable Farming Practices
Deadline: 12/05/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA commercial farmers and food producers in northeastern States to develop new sustainable products and methods. Applications are accepted from farmers and operations in Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maryland, Mai...

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...

Grants to USA Agricultural Professionals in Multiple States for Farm-Based Sustainability Research
Deadline: 11/17/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA and territories agricultural professionals who work with farmers and ranchers for farm-based research and marketing projects addressing sustainable agriculture. Projects may take place in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Ge...

Grants to USA Agencies, IHEs, Organizations, Corporations, and Individuals for Research on Specialty Crops
Deadline: 12/08/17

Grants to USA government agencies, IHEs, research institutions, private organizations and corporations, cooperative extension services, and individuals to address critical needs within the specialty crop industry. Funding may support research and ex...

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...

Grants to USA Agricultural Producers in Western States to Advance Sustainable Agricultural Practices
Deadline: 12/06/17

Grants of up to $20,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to USA agricultural producers in multiple western states and Pacific territories to promote sustainable practices and improve operations. Eligible states and territories include Alaska, Arizona, Ca...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distressed Regions
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development and job creation in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the rel...

Grants to USA Veterans to Construct, Purchase, or Renovate Homes to Accommodate Disabilities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA military service members and veterans with disabilities that require special housing adaptations. Individuals may be entitled to a grant for the construction or purchase of an adapted home. Funding is also available for the modificatio...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for International Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, and IHEs to pilot and test creative international development strategies. Applications for initiatives that solve projects and scale-up promising innovations are invited. The goal of ...

Indemnity Program for USA Livestock Producers to Mitigate Losses Due to Adverse Weather and Other Events
Deadline: Ongoing

An indemnity program to USA livestock producers and owners to mitigate losses exceeding normal mortality due to adverse weather events, disease, and attacks by wild animals. Eligible classes of livestock include, but are not limited to, cattle, poul...

Financial Assistance to USA Nursery Tree Growers and Orchardists to Mitigate Damages Due to Natural Disasters
Deadline: Ongoing

Financial assistance is available to USA nursery tree growers and orchardists to rehabilitate and replace qualifying trees, vines, and bushes that have been damaged in natural disasters. Funding may be requested to mitigate losses of commercially pr...

Financial Assistance for USA Producers for Crops Lost Due to Natural Disasters and Adverse Conditions
Deadline: Ongoing

Financial assistance to USA agricultural producers to mitigate crop losses due to natural disasters and adverse conditions resulting in low yields and inventory loss. Assistance may be requested for commercially produced crops for which insurance co...

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 ...

Grants to Canada Organizations and Groups to Strengthen Arts Industry Networks and Opportunities
Deadline: 12/15/17

Grants to Canada organizations, agencies, groups, and collectives for projects that strengthen the arts sector. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact a program officer...

Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Groups, and Organizations for Artistic Works and Presentations
Deadline: 12/21/17

Grants to Canada Inuit, First Nations, and Metis artists, arts professional, collectives, nonprofits, for-profits, and groups for long-term projects in the arts. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applic...