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Number of Grants: 39
Grants to Juneau, Alaska Individuals and Organizations to Enable Youth to Attend Advanced-Level Competitions
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Juneau, Alaska organizations, individuals, and teams for unanticipated events, purchases, or travel for youth that qualify by competition to attend advanced-level competitions. Applicants should note that school district teams and programs...

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 New York City Property Owners for Stormwater Runoff Improvements
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants starting at $35,000 to New York City private property owners to design and construct green infrastructure systems. This program is open to property owners located in combined sewer areas of the City. Examples of eligible projects include rain...

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 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 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 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...

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 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 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 Tillamook County, Oregon Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Tourism Opportunities
Conference Date: 10/23/17
Deadline: 12/08/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Tillamook County, Oregon nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profit businesses to promote the local tourism industry. Funding will support the promotion and marketing of programs, activities, services, and events that...

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 Minneapolis, Minnesota Small Businesses to Reduce Energy Use
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to Minneapolis, Minnesota small businesses for upgrades and business practices that will improve energy efficiency. Please note that applications will be reviewed and grants awarded on a first-come, first-served basis through ...

Grants to Maui County, Hawaii Nonprofits and For-Profits to Strengthen the Local Economy
Deadline: 10/31/17

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 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 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 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 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 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 Tolleson, Arizona Nonprofits, Individuals, and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life
Deadline: 10/31/17

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $2,500 to Tolleson, Arizona nonprofits, individuals, and agencies for improving the quality of life through health and human service activities and projects. Some of the initiatives that the fund seeks to...

Grants to East Lansing, Michigan Individuals and Organizations for Public Art Projects and Events
Deadline: 11/03/17

Grants to East Lansing, Michigan individuals and organizations to support arts and cultural events and projects serving public audiences. Consideration will be given to projects that promote public participation, cultural appreciation, and artistic ...

Grants to Seattle, Washington Organizations and Groups for Small Community Improvement Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Seattle, Washington neighborhood groups, business groups, community organizations, and informal groups for small-scale community improvement projects. Applicants are advised to contact program staff prior to applying. Inf...

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 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 Wake County, North Carolina Nonprofits and For-Profits to Reduce Waste Sent to Landfills
Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to Wake County, North Carolina nonprofit, institutional, industrial, and commercial agencies for waste prevention initiatives. Applications are invited for creative business waste reduction and recycling efforts. ...

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...

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 Tempe, Arizona Individuals and Organizations for Outstanding Bicycle Advocacy
Deadline: 11/30/17

Awards to Tempe, Arizona individuals and organizations for promoting bike-friendly communities. The purpose of this award is to celebrate cycling, increase understanding of cycling as an alternative method of transportation, promote cycling as an en...

Grants to Saline County, Kansas Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals for Arts and Humanities Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Saline County, Kansas nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and individual artists for small projects in the arts and humanities. Eligible activities fall under the categories of presentations, study and trainin...

Grants to Finney County, Kansas Organizations to Produce Events that Encourage Local Tourism
Deadline: 10/31/17

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 Miami Beach, Florida Nonprofits and Businesses for Events Benefiting Tourism in the North Beach Area
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Miami Beach, Florida nonprofits and businesses for events benefiting tourism in the North Beach area. Prospective applicants must meet with program staff by October 13, 2017. Project information must be submitted for appro...

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 Eau Claire, Wisconsin Nonprofits and Individuals to Promote Tourism, Arts, and Culture
Deadline: 11/15/17

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 Livermore, California Arts Nonprofits and Individuals for Local Arts Initiatives
Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Livermore, California individual artists, arts nonprofits, and other arts organizations to expand arts opportunities for the local community. Requests will be considered for a broad range of arts and cultural endeavors. ...

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...