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Number of Grants: 65
Grants to Kansas Organizations to Print Promotional Materials that Increase Tourism in Dodge City
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Ford County, Kansas organizations for assistance in printing brochures and guides that will promote and advertise tourism events in Dodge City. Funding is intended to encourage overnight visitors to the community and increase...

Grants to Roanoke, Virginia For-Profits and Nonprofits to Enhance Commercial Storefronts
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Roanoke, Virginia for-profit businesses and, in special circumstances, nonprofit organizations for the rehabilitation and renovation of commercial building façades within a designated area. Projects should result in decre...

Grants to Chittendon County, Vermont Nonprofits, For-Profits, Schools, Agencies for Recycling and Compost Bins
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $3,000 to Chittendon County, Vermont nonprofits, businesses, schools, and municipalities to buy recycling and food-waste bins and containers. Bins and receptacles must be placed in areas for the use of customers, students, employees,...

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Tourism in the Guilford County Area
Deadline: 05/04/18

Grants to North Carolina nonprofits, for-profits, and agencies in the Greensboro and Guilford County area to cover the costs of promoting and marketing tourism and cultural activities and events. Funding is intended to support specific tourist-relat...

Grants to Del Rio, Texas Organizations, Groups, and Individuals to Promote Tourism
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Del Rio, Texas organizations, groups, and individuals to strengthen the local tourism industry. Funding may be requested to support tourism and convention centers, promote tourism opportunities through advertising, or carry out events, act...

Awards to Boise, Idaho Nonprofits, Businesses, and Individuals for Efforts in Environmental Sustainability
Deadline: Ongoing

Awards to Boise, Idaho nonprofit organizations, businesses, and individuals to recognize efforts to promote economic and environmental sustainability. These awards will be issued to those who are effectively lessening their environmental impact. Qua...

Grants to Orange County, Florida Organizations and Individuals for Major Arts and Cultural Events
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Orange County, Florida organizations and individuals to host large-scale, marquee-style arts and cultural events that require extensive planning and will result in statewide, regional, and national attendance. This program is designated fo...

Grants to Broken Arrow Area, Oklahoma Nonprofits and For-Profits for Tourism-Promoting Events
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Oklahoma nonprofits and for-profits for financial assistance to cover marketing costs for festivals and/or events that will promote tourism in the Broken Arrow area. Funding will be provided to assist with the start-up of events that demo...

Grants to Finney County, Kansas Organizations to Produce Events that Encourage Local Tourism
Deadline: 04/30/18

Grants of up to $3,500 to Finney County, Kansas organizations to produce projects and events that will increase tourism and overnight visitors to the local area. For new events, applicants must complete an event plan and have it reviewed by grant st...

Grants to Austin, Texas Nonprofits, Businesses, Individuals, and Groups to Benefit and Conserve Austin’s Urban ...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Austin, Texas nonprofits, individuals, youth groups, home owners associations, academic and private institutions, and businesses for projects that benefit and promote the conservation of Austin’s urban forest. Applicants submitting proje...

Grants to New York City Entertainment Businesses for Employee Skills Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to New York City companies working in the entertainment industry for employee training, with a primary emphasis on activities that will increase creative, technical, and business skills. The purpose of this program is to help entertainment bu...

Grants to Provo, Utah Businesses and Building Owners for Building Revitalization
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $20,000 to Provo, Utah downtown business owners or building owners for building revitalization. Eligible projects are those that significantly improve the external condition of buildings that are 30 years old or more, and that help c...

Grants to Newport News, Virginia Women- and Minority-Owned Small Businesses for E-Commerce Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Newport News, Virginia women- and minority-owned small businesses to develop their marketing reach through e-Commerce projects. The purpose of this program is to help eligible businesses grow jobs and revenue through the enhancement or cre...

Grants to Gillette, Wyoming Property Owners for Beautification and Rehabilitation Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Gillette, Wyoming property owners to support new beautification and rehabilitation projects. Preference will be given to property locations with high visibility and traffic. Consideration will be given to existing multi-fam...

Grants to Tempe, Arizona Nonprofits and Artists for the Long-Term Development of Community Arts
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $750 to Tempe, Arizona individual artists and nonprofit organizations to promote the long-term development of arts in the local area. Funding may support activities such as community organizing, civic dialogue, training, panels, conf...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Companies to Produce Animated Television Series and Films in Jerusalem
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International film production companies to produce animated films and television series, with the majority of the production activities taking place in Jerusalem. The final productions should be intended for screening on t...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Companies for Post Production of Television and Movies in Jerusalem
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International film production companies to complete post production activities in Jerusalem of television and movie films intended for public screening and broadcast. Funding may cover editing, soundtrack design, animation...

Grants to Portage, Wisconsin Organizations and Individuals for Events that Increase Tourism
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Portage, Wisconsin business and civic organizations, volunteer-managed organizations, and individuals to host events that promote and increase local tourism. These events should promote a positive image to potential tourists, generate ove...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Companies to Produce Films and Television Series in Jerusalem
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International film production companies to produce movies and television series that feature Jerusalem in the plot and are filmed in Jerusalem. Funding is intended to encourage the use of Jerusalem as a film venue and enha...

Grants to Boulder, Colorado Youth and Young Adults for Educational, Recreational, and Cultural Activities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $3,000 to Boulder, Colorado youth and young adults to support group educational, recreational, and cultural activities. Activities must engage a minimum of ten middle or high school age youth. All proposals must have a collaboration ...

Grants to New York City Property Owners for Stormwater Runoff Improvements
Conference Date: 12/13/17
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants starting at $35,000 to New York City private property owners for green infrastructure installations to manage stormwater runoff. The goal of this program is to reduce impervious areas within the city. Eligible projects include rain gardens, b...

Grants to Provincetown, Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Property Owners to Improve Community and Public ...
Deadline: 12/21/17

Grants to Provincetown, Massachusetts nonprofits, local government agencies, and property owners and developers for community housing, open space and recreation, or historic preservation. Funds may also be requested for capital improvements for exis...

Grants to Urbana, Illinois Businesses for Business Development Services and to Support New Businesses
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of $1,000 and grants of $2,000 to Illinois businesses in downtown Urbana for development services, or for assistance in starting or expanding a new business. Applicants must first contact program staff to confirm eligibility. Funding is inten...

Grants to Wenatchee, Washington Nonprofits, Businesses, and Individuals for Projects that Encourage Tourism in t...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Wenatchee, Washington nonprofits, businesses, and individuals for activities designed to increase tourism and convention business in the local area. Funding is intended to support projects that increase visitor spending in local lodging es...

In-Kind Grants to Seattle, Washington Organizations and Individuals for African American Arts and Culture
Deadline: Ongoing

In-kind grants to Seattle, Washington organizations, groups, and individuals to carry out projects and events that involve the arts and culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora. Events and projects are eligible to receive staff assistan...

Grants to Boulder, Colorado Individuals, Artists, and Groups to Rent Venues for Arts Activities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to Boulder, Colorado community arts and cultural groups, individuals, and artists seeking affordable venues and performance spaces. Funding may be used to defray facility rental costs. Venues must be within Boulder and may inc...

Grants to Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Acquire Vacant Si...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Allegheny County, Pennsylvania municipalities, individuals, private and nonprofit developers, community groups, and local businesses for the acquisition of vacant properties contributing to blight conditions. Applicants should contact a pr...

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Acquire Vacant Sites in Low-Income ...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Allegheny County, Pennsylvania municipalities, individuals, private and nonprofit developers, community groups, and local businesses for the acquisition of vacant properties contributing to blight conditions in identified low- and moderate...

Grants to Maui County, Hawaii Nonprofits and For-Profits to Strengthen the Local Economy
Deadline: 01/02/18

Grants to Maui County, Hawaii nonprofit and for-profit organizations for a broad range of projects, events, and programs that positively impact the economy. Funding is intended to nurture and promote sustainable economic development supportive of Ma...

Grants to Ahoskie, North Carolina Organizations and Businesses for Tourist-Related Events and Capital Projects
Deadline: 03/15/18

Grants to Ahoskie, North Carolina organizations and businesses for activities and events that attract tourists. Programc can include developing capital projects, promoting and encouraging conventions in the local area, and producing tourist-related ...

Grants to Grande Prairie, Alberta Artists for Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts Activities
Deadline: 01/02/18

Grants to Grande Prairie, Alberta individual artists and groups of artists for a range of activities that promote artistic development in the literary, visual, and performing arts. Funding may be requested for specific programs and projects as well ...

Grants to Cleveland, Ohio Urban Gardeners to Start For-Profit Local Food Ventures
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Cleveland, Ohio urban gardeners who are seeking to initiate a for-profit gardening venture. The purpose of this program is to assist entrepreneurs in advancing the local food system so that local residents have access to he...

Awards to Maryland Individual Artists in the Baltimore Region for Excellence in Artistry and Unique Vision
Deadline: 12/21/17

Awards of $10,000 and one awards of $30,000 to Maryland artists in the Baltimore region who demonstrate excellence. One award is given in each of the following disciplines: Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Performing Arts, Music, Inter-Disciplinary Arts,...

Grants to Michigan Arts Nonprofits, Administrators, and Artists for Career or Organizational Development in Eligi...
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants of up to $1,500 to Michigan arts and cultural nonprofits, arts administrators, and professional artists located in Eaton, Ingham, and Clinton Counties for activities that will enhance the level of artistic quality or improve business manageme...

Grants to Seattle, Washington Nonprofits, Groups, and Individuals for Cultural Engagement Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Seattle, Washington nonprofit organizations, individuals, groups, and artists for small cultural engagement projects. Priority will be given to activities catering to underserved communities. Applications will b...

In-Kind Grants of Arts Facility Rental to Boulder, Colorado Individuals, Nonprofits, and Businesses
Deadline: Ongoing

In-kind grants of an arts facility rental to Boulder, Colorado individuals, nonprofits, and businesses. Funding is intended to assist and facilitate community cultural groups and provide access to affordable performance venues. The grant is for rent...

Grants to Lincoln County, Nebraska Organizations and Attractions to Develop Offerings to Attract Tourists
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Nebraska attractions and organizations to develop and promote events and offerings that will attract tourists to the North Platte/Lincoln County area. Funds are available to promote events or attractions, or can be used to help defray the ...

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Business Associations for Events, Projects, and Initiatives that Improve the Qu...
Deadline: 01/12/18

Grants to the Town of The Blue Mountains, Ontario nonprofit organizations and business associations for initiatives, events, and projects that contribute to the quality of life in the local community. Funding may also be requested to defray the cost...

Grants to Beaverton, Oregon Individuals and Organizations for Unexpected Arts Opportunities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Beaverton, Oregon arts and cultural organizations, artists, students, and other individuals to address an unanticipated arts event or opportunity. Applications must demonstrate the critical role of the grant for the requestin...

Grants to McKinney, Texas Nonprofits, Agencies, Convention Facilities, and Community Organizations for Cultural ...
Deadline: 01/03/18

Grants to McKinney, Texas nonprofits, agencies, community and convention facilities, and community organizations for projects that will improve the local quality of life for residents. Applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Fund...

Grants to Colorado Individuals and Organizations to Install Water Measuring and Control Devices
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants of up to $500 to Colorado individuals and organizations in Routt and Moffat Counties for the purchase and installation of water measuring or control devices in the Upper Yampa watershed. This program offers grants to entities with irrigation ...

Grants to Sarasota County, Florida Nonprofits and For-Profits for Sporting Events that Attract Tourists
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Sarasota County, Florida nonprofits and businesses to organize local sports events. Funding is intended to increase tourism and hotel room occupancy in the area. Please note that funding will be disbursed on a reimbursement basis after the...

Grants to Charlottesville, Virginia Individuals and Businesses to Install Electric Vehicle Chargers
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Charlottesville, Virginia individuals and businesses for the installation of publicly-accessible electric vehicle charging stations. The purpose of this program is to promote environmental sustainability by increasing the availability of c...

Grants to Wayne County, Nebraska Organizations and For-Profits to Attract Visitors and Increase Local Tourism
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants of up to $3,000 to Wayne County, Nebraska organizations, including for-profit organizations, for projects and programs that aim to promote local tourism. Funding is intended to encourage, promote, and attract visitors to come to the County, a...

Grants to Miami Beach, Florida Nonprofits and Businesses for Programs to Promote Tourism
Conference Date: 03/23/18
Deadline: 04/16/18
LOI Date: 04/06/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Miami Beach, Florida nonprofit and for-profit organizations for programs and projects that promote local tourism year-round. Applicants must meet with program staff by March 23, 2018, and must submit project information b...

Grants to Iowa City, Iowa Community-Based Organizations for Local Partnerships to Address Climate Change
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa City, Iowa community-based organizations for collaborative projects that address climate change at a local level. Funding is intended to energize and inspire a broad range of residents, community stakeholders, and busi...

Grants to Oxford, Mississippi Nonprofits and Businesses for Events That Will Attract Tourism
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Oxford and Lafayette County, Mississippi nonprofit organizations and businesses for events that will attract tourism to the area. Priority funding is intended for events that increase hotel room nights from Sunday to Thursday and during th...

Grants to St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Municipalities to Promote Tourism Attractions
Conference Date: 02/01/18
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to St. Landry Parish, Louisiana nonprofits, for-profits, and municipalities for the marketing and promotion of local tourism opportunities. Please note that requests must be for the promotion of an attraction, trail, museum, city, or town, ra...

Grants to South Dakota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Property Owners to Preserve Sites Related to Deadwood's History
Deadline: 01/18/18

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to South Dakota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and individual property owners for the interpretation and preservation of sites related to the City of Deadwood’s history. Please not...

Grants to Nebraska Teachers and Administrators for Environmental Stewardship and Outdoor Education Sites
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to Nebraska teachers and administrators to help educate students about natural resources and environmental stewardship. Funding is available for the development of outdoor classrooms, as well as other small-scale activities su...

Grants to Campbell County, Kentucky Schools, Teachers and Students for Environmental Education and Conservation
Deadline: 01/19/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $1,000 to Campbell County, Kentucky schools, teachers, teams of teachers, and students for programs and activities that focus on environmental education and conservation. Funding may be used for a variety of projects and...

Grants to Miami Beach, Florida Nonprofits and Businesses for Events Benefiting Tourism in the North Beach Area
Conference Date: 03/23/18
Deadline: 04/16/18
LOI Date: 04/06/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Miami Beach, Florida nonprofits and businesses for events benefiting tourism in the North Beach area. Applicants must meet with program staff by March 23, 2018, and must submit project information by March 30, 2018. Fun...

Grants to Clay County, Iowa Organizations, Businesses, Agencies, and Individuals for Tourism Events
Deadline: 02/01/18

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...

Grants to Madison, Wisconsin Groups, Associations, and Businesses for Neighborhood Programs
Conference Date: 02/05/18
Deadline: 02/19/18

Grants to Madison, Wisconsin resident groups, neighborhood associations, business associations, and business organizations to enhance quality of life for local residents. Applicants should discuss proposals with program staff by February 5. This pro...

Grants to Eau Claire, Wisconsin Nonprofits and Individuals to Promote Tourism, Arts, and Culture
Deadline: 04/15/18

Grants to Eau Claire, Wisconsin nonprofits, volunteer organizations, and individuals for events and projects that will promote tourism in the local area. The purpose of this program is to support events that generate overnight stays, promote a posit...

Grants to Juneau, Alaska Individuals and Organizations Operating Youth Programs for Unanticipated Expenses
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Juneau, Alaska individuals and organizations that operate youth activity programming to address unanticipated financial needs. Funding may be requested for unexpected purchases, events, or travel for participating youth to attend an advanc...

Grants to DuPage County, Illinois Businesses, Municipalities, and Individuals for Projects that Improve Water Qu...
Deadline: 01/12/18

Grants to DuPage County, Illinois businesses, municipalities, and individual homeowners for projects that improve the quality of local watersheds. Funds may be used for installations that mitigate stormwater pollution. Projects could include pond re...

Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia Nonprofits and For-Profits for Events to Benefit the Community and Promote Tourism
Deadline: 01/26/18

Grants to Halifax, Nova Scotia nonprofits and for-profits to support events that foster community relations, promote culture, build community, enrich the quality of life, and develop the tourism industry and local economy. Applicants requesting fund...

Grants to Hawai'i County, Hawaii Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Housing and Economic Development
Deadline: 01/11/18

Grants to Hawai’i County, Hawaii nonprofit organizations, government agencies, community-based development organizations, and in some cases, for-profit organizations to promote community development. Projects may involve economic development, publ...

Grants to St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Municipalities to Market Tourism Events
Conference Date: 02/01/18
Deadline: 03/01/18

Grants to St. Landry Parish, Louisiana nonprofits, for-profits, and municipalities for the promotion and marketing of tourism opportunities to attract visitors from outside the local area. Applicants are required to attend a workshop prior to applyi...

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Companies to Produce Film and Television Series in Jerusalem
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International film production companies to produce major fiction film and television series that are filmed in Jerusalem's municipal area. Jerusalem must be the plot focus of the TV series or film. Funding is intended to r...

Fellowships to USA Individuals to Conduct Scholarly Research in New York City
Deadline: 02/15/18

Fellowships providing a weekly stipend of $1,000 to USA individual scholars from outside the New York metro area to make use of library collections in New York City. Applications are invited from scholars currently engaged in independent, post-docto...

Grants to Texas Organizations for Community Projects, Activities, and Events that Improve the Quality of Life in...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Murphy, Texas organizations for community service projects, promotional activities, and events to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to develop parks, open spaces, community facilities, cit...

Grants to Medicine Hat, Alberta Individuals, Organizations, Teams, and Groups for Local, Regional, National, and...
Deadline: 01/31/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Medicine Hat, Alberta organizations, agencies, individuals, teams, and groups for one-time assistance to fund the attendance or hosting of competitions and events. Events may be either provincial, regional, national, or int...

Grants to Monterey County, California Artists to Create, Produce, and Present to the Community
Deadline: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Monterey County, California artists to create, produce, and present their art. The funding source aims to improve the quality of life and impact the region through the visual, performing, and literary arts. The program ...