Grant Opportunities for Children and Family Non-Profit Organizations

 

Following is a substantial list of grant opportunities available to non-profit organizations who focus on children and family betterment.

PA FACE would appreciate any volunteers who would be able to gain funding through one of these grants.  Please contact us at face@paface.org or (877) 472-3223 x1. 

 

STARS Foundation Accepting Applications for Impact Awards

Nonprofit organizations in Africa, the Middle East, and Asian Pacific countries are invited to apply for unrestricted funding of up to $100,000 in recognition of their outstanding work on behalf of disadvantaged children....

Deadline: November 12, 2012

Posted: September 24, 2012

Middle and High School Students Invited to Apply for Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

Middle and high school students in the United States who volunteered to help communities at home or abroad in the previous year are eligible to apply for awards of $1,000 and other honors....

Deadline: November 6, 2012

Posted: September 23, 2012

Youth Leaders Invited to Apply for Nestle Very Best in Youth Program

Contestants must be between 14 and 18 years of age and must demonstrate good citizenship, have a strong academic record, and show how they have made a special contribution to their school, church, or community....

Deadline: November 8, 2012

Posted: September 22, 2012

Doctoral Students Invited to Apply for Doris Duke Fellowships for the Promotion of Child Well-Being

Up to fifteen fellows will receive annual stipends of $25,000 for up to two years to support the completion of their dissertation and related research....

Deadline: December 15, 2012

Posted: September 21, 2012

National Gardening Association Accepting Applications for Youth Garden Grant Awards

Schools and community groups in the United States planning to garden with at least fifteen children between the ages of 3 and 18 are invited to apply for Home Depot gift cards of up to $1,000 to purchase gardening supplies....

Deadline: December 3, 2012

Posted: September 21, 2012

National Gardening Association's Healthy Sprouts Awards to Support Youth Gardening Programs

Schools and organizations planning to garden in 2012 with at least fifteen children between the ages of 3 and 18 are eligible to apply for grants of equipment and educational resources....

Deadline: October 31, 2012

Posted: September 20, 2012

Whole Kids Foundation Announces Funding for School Salad Bars

Salad bar equipment packages are available to K-12 schools and school districts participating in the National School Lunch Program and able to support a salad bar every day at lunchtime....

Deadline: Open

Posted: September 13, 2012

North Face Explore Fund Accepting Proposals for Programs to Connect Children With Nature

Grants of up to $2,500 will be made to nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations for programs or projects that help connect children and youth to the outdoors....

Deadline: October 8, 2012

Posted: August 30, 2012

Nestlé Very Best in Youth Program Accepting Applications for 2013 Community Service Awards

The program will honor young people (between 14 and 18 years of age) in the United States for outstanding community service and academic achievement by donating $1,000 in each winner's name to the charity of his or her choice....

Deadline: November 8, 2012

Posted: August 26, 2012

Youth Service America and UnitedHealthcare Offer Grants for Service-Learning Projects to Combat Childhood Obesity

Grants of up to $1,000 are available for youth-led service-learning projects designed to combat childhood obesity through walking, running, or hiking....

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Posted: August 24, 2012

Youth Service America Invites Nominations of Young Social Entrepreneurs for Gladys Marinelli Coccia Award

Two exceptional young people who are actively engaged in social entrepreneurship and in leading sustainable social change will be awarded $2,000 to support their social enterprise....

Deadline: September 30, 2012

Posted: August 23, 2012

AVANCE Invites Re-Grant Applications to Implement Parent-Child Education Program

Four grants of $50,000 will be awarded to nonprofit organizations serving low-income Hispanic families to implement AVANCE's Parent-Child Education Program....

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Posted: May 17, 2012

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Invites Entries From Creative Teens

Creative teens in grades 7-12 are invited to submit work in twenty-eight categories of art and writing and compete for nearly $4 million in awards and scholarships....

Deadline: Various; January 15, 2012

Posted: October 9, 2011

Open Society Foundations' Youth Initiative Seeks Proposals to Curate Web Pages at Youthpolicy.org

NGOs are invited to submit proposals for up to $10,000 to develop and curate thematic pages on Youthpolicy.org, a new portal and community site that seeks to consolidate knowledge and information on youth policies around the world....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: October 7, 2011

Youth, I.N.C Invites Applications for 2011 Service Grant Program

Cash grants plus fundraising assistance and networking opportunities will be provided to nonprofits that have worked to help New York City youth for at least three years....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: October 5, 2010

Powered by Service Offers Funding to Seed Youth-Led Service Projects

Grants will be awarded to young people around the world who are conducting service projects that encourage youth to become involved in addressing problems facing their communities....

Deadline: Open

Posted: October 1, 2009

Grants Available for Families Struggling with Child Health-Related Costs

Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to parents and legal guardians of disabled children for health care services and medical equipment inadequately covered by insurance....

Deadline: Open

Posted: May 12, 2008

Lego Systems Establishes Lego Children's Fund to Support Youth Creativity Programs

Grants of up to $100,000 will be awarded to U.S. nonprofits and educational organizations providing creative exploration programs for children ages birth to 14, especially those who are disadvantaged or at-risk....

Deadline: Quarterly

Posted: July 9, 2007

Moran Family Foundation to Fund Programs for Children and Families Facing Poverty

Grants are available to nonprofits in the District of Columbia or the Northern Virginia areas of Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, or Falls Church for programs to assist children and families affected by poverty....

Deadline: Open

Posted: February 21, 2007

Southern Poverty Law Center Offers Youth Grants to Promote Tolerance

The Spring 2003 Mix It Up Grants Program will fund youth-directed activist projects that focus on identifying, crossing, and challenging social boundaries in schools and communities. Grants will be worth $250 each, and are non-renewable....

Deadline: Open

Posted: January 24, 2003

Applications Invited for United States Institute of Peace Public Education for Peacebuilding Support Program

Grants of $2,000 will be awarded to two hundred and fifty American colleges, universities, and public libraries to support events that advance and promote the understanding of peacebuilding and international conflict resolution....

Deadline: November 1, 2012

Posted: September 26, 2012

Applications Invited for United States Institute of Peace Public Education for Peacebuilding Support Program

Grants of $2,000 will be awarded to two hundred and fifty American colleges, universities, and public libraries to support events that advance and promote the understanding of peacebuilding and international conflict resolution....

Deadline: November 1, 2012

Posted: September 21, 2012

Applications Invited for Sara Jaffarian School Library Program Award

An honorarium of $4,000 will be awarded in recognition of an outstanding humanities program initiated and coordinated by the librarian of a K-8 public or private school....

Deadline: December 15, 2012

Posted: September 19, 2012

National Science Teachers Association Accepting Entries for Shell Science Lab Challenge

More than $90,000 in equipment, cash grants, and other resources will be awarded to middle and high school science teachers in the U.S. and Canada who have created replicable approaches to science lab instruction utilizing limited resources....

Deadline: November 12, 2012

Posted: September 11, 2012

NEA Foundation-Nickelodeon Big Help Grants Available to K-8 Public School Educators

Grants of up to $5,000 are available to educators at K-8 public schools for the development and implementation of projects related to environmentalism, health and wellness, students' rights to a quality education, and community involvement....

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Posted: September 10, 2012

Florida Power & Light Offers Teacher Grants for Energy-Related Classroom Projects

A total of $50,000 in grants of $500 to $2,500 is available to public, private, and charter school teachers in FPL's service territory for classroom projects focused on any form of energy education....

Deadline: November 15, 2012

Posted: September 4, 2012

American Association of School Librarians Invites Applications for National School Library Program of the Year Award

An award of $10,000 will be presented to up to three schools or school districts in honor of exemplary school library programs that are fully integrated into the school's curriculum....

Deadline: January 1, 2013

Posted: August 30, 2012

Project Ignition Offers Teen Driver Safety Service-Learning Grants to High School Students

Public high schools in the United States and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Ontario, and New Brunswick are invited to apply for grants of $2,000 to support teen driver safety service-learning projects....

Deadline: November 15, 2012

Posted: August 29, 2012

National Science Teachers Association Invites Applications for Shell Science Teaching Award

An award of $10,000 will be presented to an outstanding classroom teacher (grades K-12) in the United States or Canada who has had a positive impact on his or her students, school, and community through exemplary science teaching....

Deadline: November 12, 2012

Posted: August 28, 2012

Call for Applications Open for Annual Vernier/National Science Teachers' Association Technology Awards

Cash and technology awards valued at $5,500 will be awarded to seven STEM educators from kindergarten to college level for their innovative use of data-collection technology in the science classroom....

Deadline: November 30, 2012

Posted: August 27, 2012

Constellation Invites Students to Apply for 2012 E2 Energy Grants Program

Grants of up to $50,000 are available to students in grades 6-12 and at two- and four-year colleges for team projects designed to improve understanding of energy-related science and technology issues....

Deadline: October 1, 2012

Posted: August 18, 2012

EarthEcho International and NEA Foundation Invite Applications for Water Planet Challenge Grants

Grants of $2,000 are available to middle and high school educators for programs utilizing EarthEcho's Water Planet Challenge Action Guides to involve their students in environmental awareness and conservation of water resources....

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Posted: August 17, 2012

Kids In Need Foundation Offers K-12 Teacher Grants to Support Innovative Classroom Projects

Approximately two hundred and fifty grants of up to $500 each will be awarded to accredited K-12 teachers in the United States for classroom projects to be completed during the 2012-13 school year....

Deadline: September 30, 2012

Posted: July 30, 2012

Lowe's Toolbox for Education Accepting Applications for Fall 2012 K-12 Public School Improvement Projects

Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to United States K-12 public schools and affiliated parent groups working to improve school facilities and encourage parent involvement and community spirit in their local schools....

Deadline: October 12, 2012

Posted: July 13, 2012

Open Society Foundations Announces New Initiative to Support College Debate Programs Around the World

Grants of up to $200,000 will be awarded to colleges, universities, and other not-for-profit institutions around the world working to create or expand debate programs for undergraduate students....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: September 23, 2011

Kimball Foundation Announces New Small Grants Program for San Francisco Bay Area

The new interim request process will consider grant requests of $10,000 or less from nonprofit organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area for one-time emergency needs or to fund new pilot programs to help improve the lives of disadvantaged youth....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: September 8, 2011

American Educational Research Association Seeks Applications for Research Using Large Scale Data Sets

Grants of up to $35,000 will be awarded to academics from a variety of disciplines working on dissertations or research that use large-scale national and international data sets....

Deadline: Various

Posted: December 20, 2010

NAMM Foundation Announces Wanna Play Fund Grants for Instruments Available to Schools and Community Organizations for Music Education Programs

Grants for musical instruments will be provided to schools and community organizations working to expand or reinstate music education for low-income and special-needs students...

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: November 18, 2010

American-Scandinavian Foundation Announces Fellowship and Grant Competitions

A total of $1 million will be given to American and Scandinavian students, scholars, professionals, and artists participating in a year-long program designed to broaden the link between the U.S. and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden....

Deadline: Various

Posted: October 15, 2010

Lexus and Scholastic Launch Fourth Annual Environmental Contest for Middle and High School Students

Grants of up to $40,000 will be awarded to middle and high schoolers, their teachers, and their schools in recognition of student-led efforts to address environmental issues in their communities....

Deadline: Various

Posted: September 7, 2010

Nellie Mae Education Foundation Announces Two Major Funding Opportunities

Grants of up to $1.5 million per year will be awarded to nonprofits and community agencies working to implement student-centered education methods in New England public schools....

Deadline: Various

Posted: April 22, 2010

CHS Foundation Offers Mini-Grants to College Agriculture Clubs

Grants of up to $1,000 each will be awarded to agriculture-related college clubs or organizations providing leadership and professional development programs....

Deadline: Open

Posted: June 9, 2009

American Association of School Librarians Announces Continued Funding for School Library Disaster Relief Program

Grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded to public schools that are located in Dollar General service or corporate areas and that have been affected by natural disasters, fire, or acts of terrorism....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: July 14, 2008

Brown Rudnick Charitable Foundation Renews Grant Program Dedicated to Help Inner-City Educators

Grants of up to $2,000 will be awarded to nonprofits in Boston, Hartford, Providence, New York, or Washington, D.C., that are working to improve inner-city education and reduce public school absenteeism....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: April 1, 2008

Louis Calder Foundation Invites Letters of Inquiry for Core Curriculum Education Programs

Grants will be awarded to charter and parochial schools working to strengthen K-8 curriculums in literature, history, mathematics and the sciences; the foundation will now support organizations as far west as the Mississippi River....

Deadline: Open

Posted: March 25, 2008

Highmark Foundation Announces School Challenge Program

Grants totaling $1 million will be awarded to public, private, parochial, and charter schools in the foundation's Pennsylvania service area that provide programs which address bullying prevention, self-esteem, nutrition, and physical activity....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: November 27, 2007

Lexus and Scholastic Announce Launch of Environmental Challenge Education Program

Grants and scholarships of up to $75,000 will be awarded to teams of five to ten middle or high school students and one teacher-advisor working to address an environmental issue....

Deadline: Various

Posted: September 25, 2007

Institute of International Education Announces Iraq Scholar Rescue Project

Senior scholars in Iraq whose lives and work are threatened will be awarded one- to two-year fellowships to temporarily relocate to universities, colleges, and other institutions in the Middle East and North Africa....

Deadline: Contact funder

Posted: September 18, 2007

Brown Rudnick Charitable Foundation Unveils New Grant Program Designed to Help Inner-City Educators

Grants of up to $2,000, determined on a month-to-month basis, will be awarded to small, concrete projects that promise to improve inner-city education in Boston, Hartford, Providence, and New York City....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: June 5, 2007

Dollar General School Library Relief Program to Assist School Libraries Affected by Disasters

Up to $15,000 will be provided to public school libraries for books, media, or equipment; priority will be given to school libraries impacted by hurricanes Katrina, Rita, or Wilma....

Deadline: Open

Posted: May 1, 2006

Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership Offers Funding for Education Projects in the South and Midwest

Up to $5,000 is available for programs that promote awareness and understanding of Japan in the southern U.S., through teacher training and related programs....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: April 21, 2006

Home Depot Foundation Offers Grants to Support the Housing Needs of Military Veterans

Grants of up to $5,000 in the form of Home Depot gift cards will be awarded to volunteer-driven projects designed to help veterans stay in their homes comfortably....

Deadline: October 12, 2012

Posted: September 20, 2012

Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities Announces Round Two of Local Sustainability Matching Fund

Matching awards of $25,000 to $75,000 will be provided to build partnerships between local government sustainability directors and local place-based foundations to advance sustainability initiatives that demonstrate broad community support....

Deadline: October 1, 2012

Posted: August 30, 2012

Women's Impact Fund Invites Letters of Inquiry From Nonprofit Organizations in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Five high-impact grants ranging between $40,000 and $100,000 will be awarded to nonprofit organizations in Mecklenburg County for projects in the areas of arts and culture, education, environment, health, and human services....

Deadline: October 22, 2012 (Letters of Inquiry)

Posted: August 23, 2012

Applications Invited for National ARAMARK Building Community Innovation Awards for Workforce Readiness Programs

The national awards program will present a total of $100,000 to community centers that demonstrate innovation in workforce readiness programs....

Deadline: Various

Posted: October 31, 2011

Enterprise Green Communities Offers Charrette and Sustainability Grants for Green Affordable Housing Projects

Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to nonprofits, tribally-designated housing authorities, and their for-profit partners working to build and rehabilitate homes that are healthier, more energy efficient, and better for the environment....

Deadline: Open

Posted: June 23, 2011

Silicon Valley Community Foundation Announces Requests for Proposals for Regional Planning and Economic Security Grant Programs

Grants of up to $100,000 will be awarded to local nonprofits, public agencies, and charitable organizations working to improve sustainable transportation and land use or to help economically vulnerable residents build their financial knowledge and assets

Deadline: Various

Posted: June 3, 2011

Bank of America Launches 2011 Neighborhood Excellence Initiative

Community-based organizations, local heroes, and student leaders working to improve their communities in forty-five Bank of America markets in the U.S. as well as London will receive grants, training, and other resources and honors....

Deadline: Various

Posted: March 16, 2011

Bank of the West Introduces Online Charitable Grants System

The new system is designed to expedite the application process for nonprofits seeking charitable investments through a user-friendly, efficient interface that also allows Bank of the West employees who volunteer with local charities to provide input....

Deadline: Open

Posted: February 13, 2010

Peoples Bancorp Foundation Offers Community Grants in Ohio, West Virginia, and Kentucky

The Peoples Bancorp Foundation seeks to enhance the quality of life for individuals served by organizations located in the communities served by Peoples Bank....

Deadline: Open

Posted: October 20, 2009

Ausherman Family Foundation Invites Applications for General Grants Program

Grants will be awarded to institutions working to enhance the well-being, environment, and cultural experiences of children and young adults residing in Frederick County, Maryland....

Deadline: Open

Posted: August 5, 2009

North Carolina's Golden LEAF Foundation Announces New Open Grants Program

Grants will be awarded to nonprofits and government agencies working to assist North Carolina communities; the new program replaces the foundation's annual grants cycle with year-round grants and an easier application process....

Deadline: Open

Posted: June 2, 2009

Former Talk Show Host Jenny Jones Announces Continuation of Community Grant Program

Grants of up to $25,000 will be awarded to individuals who have proposed lasting ideas to improve their communities....

Deadline: Open

Posted: December 16, 2008

Skoll Foundation Announces Deadlines for Social Entrepreneurship Awards

Awards of up to $1 million will be given to honor social entrepreneurs working in the areas of the environment, human health and rights, institutional responsibility, and peace and security....

Deadline: Open

Posted: July 7, 2008

Rohm and Haas Seeks Proposals for Community Partnership Initiative

Up to $30,000 will be provided to nonprofit organizations in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey for after-school education and recreation for youth or programs for seniors....

Deadline: Various

Posted: April 7, 2006

Rapides Foundation Re-Opens Walking Trail Mini-Grant Program

As part of its mission to improve community health, the Rapides Foundation funded twenty-seven walking trails from 1999-2004 throughout the foundation's Central Louisiana service area....

Deadline: Open

Posted: May 24, 2005

Cisco Offers Community Support Through San Jose Impact Grants Program

A giving program of Cisco Systems, Inc. , the Cisco San Jose Impact Grants Program awards grants to community-based nonprofit operating within fifty miles of Cisco's San Jose, California, headquarters....

Deadline: April 30, 2005; and November 30, 2005

Posted: April 3, 2005

Responsible Sports Program Opens Fall 2012 Community Grants Program

Fifteen grants of $2,500 will be awarded to youth sports organizations whose coaches, parents, administrators, and supporters participate in the Responsible Sports program....

Deadline: November 30, 2012

Posted: September 12, 2012

Women's Sports Foundation Accepting Applications for Rusty Kanokogi Fund for the Advancement of United States Judo Program

A total of $5,000 in grants will be awarded to aspiring elite-level female judo athletes to relieve them of the financial burden associated with competing at higher levels and to permit them to concentrate on their training....

Deadline: September 28, 2012

Posted: August 30, 2012

National Alliance for Accessible Golf Accepting Grant Applications for Programs Serving Individuals With Disabilities

Grants of up to $20,000 are available to nonprofit organizations, public schools, and municipalities to support inclusive golf programs for individuals with disabilities....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: April 24, 2012

LA84 Foundation Offers Support for Los Angeles-Area Sports Programs

Support is available to any Southern California organization devoted to amateur sports, but grants are primarily intended for the development of youth sports below the elite level....

Deadline: Open

Posted: June 2, 2008

Baseball Tomorrow Fund Offers Support for Youth Baseball and Softball Programs

Nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations involved in youth baseball programs can win funding for programs, fields, coaches' training, uniforms, and equipment....

Deadline: Open

Posted: September 11, 2006

Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Program in China Studies Offers Support for Early Career Scholars

Grants and fellowships of up to $45,000 are designed to help maintain the vitality of China studies in the United States by providing support to scholars prior to and just after completion of their dissertations....

Deadline: Various

Posted: September 26, 2012

Applications Invited for National Dance Project Touring Awards

Touring Awards provide up to $40,000 for artist fees and travel to support the national tours of new dance works presented by nonprofit organizations in the United States....

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Posted: September 20, 2012

ArtPlace Invites Letters of Inquiry for Creative Placemaking Projects

ArtPlace offers funding to support initiatives involving arts organizations, artists, and designers working in partnership with local and national partners to produce a transformative impact on community vibrancy....

Deadline: November 1, 2012

Posted: September 17, 2012

Tribeca Film Institute Invites Entries With Scientific Themes for Sloan Filmmaker Fund

Three to six filmmakers will receive a grant of $25,000 to $50,000 to use toward the development, production, or post-production of a film project that offers a fresh take on scientific, mathematic, and technological themes....

Deadline: November 5, 2012

Posted: September 14, 2012

Tribeca Film Institute Announces Guidelines for Documentary Fund

Grants of at least $10,000 are available to fund exceptional filmmakers with character-driven nonfiction works-in-progress that sit outside the social issue landscape....

Deadline: November 5, 2012

Posted: September 9, 2012

American Council for Learned Societies Accepting Applications for Luce Foundation Dissertation Fellowships in American Art

Ten one-year fellowships providing stipends of $25,000 are available to art history graduate students working on a dissertation focused on a topic in the history of visual arts in the United States....

Deadline: October 24, 2012

Posted: September 3, 2012

National Endowment for the Humanities and American Library Association Announce Updates and Availability of Cash Grants for Muslim Journeys Bookshelf Program

Public libraries, community college and academic libraries, and state humanities councils are invited to apply for the Muslim Journeys Bookshelf collection of resources and a $4,500 grant to support a related discussion series....

Deadline: October 25, 2012 (Extended)

Posted: August 30, 2012

Shubert Foundation Announces 2012-13 Grant Guidelines for Support of Theater and Dance

The foundation provides general operating support to not-for-profit, professional resident theater and dance companies in the United States, as well as some arts-related organizations that help support their development....

Deadline: October 15, 2012 (Dance, Arts Related, Education); December 3, 2012 (Theater)

Posted: August 25, 2012

Chamber Music America Invites Concert Presenters to Apply for Presenting Jazz Program Support

Support of up to $12,000 is available to United States-based nonprofit presenters that are CMA members to engage U.S. jazz ensembles for public performances....

Deadline: October 12, 2012

Posted: August 20, 2012

MAP Fund Offers Funding for Contemporary Arts Performance Projects

Grants of $10,000 to $45,000 will be awarded to United States-based artists, ensembles, producers, and presenters for the creation and premiere of new arts performance projects....

Deadline: October 17, 2012 (Letters of Inquiry)

Posted: August 19, 2012

American Council of Learned Societies Invites Applications for Digital Innovation Fellowships

Fellowships of up to $85,000 are available to scholars in all fields of the humanities and the humanistic social sciences working to pursue intellectually significant projects that deploy digital technologies intensively and innovatively....

Deadline: October 2, 2012

Posted: August 12, 2012

Grammy Foundation Accepting Letters of Inquiry for 2012-13 Grants in Music Research and Preservation Projects

Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded to individuals and organizations for music archiving and preservation efforts and for scientific research projects related to the impact of music on the human condition....

Deadline: October 1, 2012 (Letters of Inquiry)

Posted: August 11, 2012

Cal Humanities Announces Guidelines for California Documentary Project

Grants of up to $50,000 are available for documentary film, radio, and new media productions designed to enhance an understanding of California and its cultures, peoples, and histories....

Deadline: October 1, 2012

Posted: August 10, 2012

American Academy in Rome Invites Applications for Rome Prize

The Rome Prize, which includes housing and a stipend for fellowships of six or eleven months, is annually awarded to thirty emerging artists and scholars who exemplify the highest standard of excellence in arts and humanities scholarship....

Deadline: November 15, 2012

Posted: July 26, 2012

New England Foundation for the Arts Invites Applications for Native Arts Exchange and Native Arts New England Grant Programs

Grants of up to $3,000 are available to Native American artists and organizations for artist exchange programs in North America, and for arts projects to benefit New England communities....

Deadline: Various

Posted: June 6, 2012

Alliance for California Traditional Arts Announces New Guidelines for Grant Programs

Grants of up $7,500 are available to traditional arts practitioners and organizations for project support, apprenticeship programs, and artistic and organizational development....

Deadline: Various

Posted: May 19, 2012

Southern Fast Track Touring Grants Available for Performing and Literary Arts Projects

Smaller nonprofit and governmental presenting organizations in South Arts' nine-state region are invited to apply for fee support of up to $2,500 to present performing artists and writers from outside the presenter's state....

Deadline: Rolling (Applications must be submitted at least sixty days prior to project start date)

Posted: May 16, 2012

Princess Grace Foundation Invites Applications for Emerging Artist Award Programs in Theater, Dance, and Film

Support in the form of scholarships, apprenticeships, and and/or fellowships is available to emerging United States artists in theater, playwriting, dance, choreography, and film....

Deadline: Various

Posted: February 24, 2012

Theatre Communications Group Announces New Leadership Program for Theatre Practitioners

Grants of up to $94,500 are available to support the development of emerging and established leaders in all areas of nonprofit theater....

Deadline: Various

Posted: November 4, 2011

Jerome Foundation Accepting New York City Film and Video Program Applications

Grants of up to $30,000 will be awarded to individual film and video artists living in New York City who work in the genres of experimental, narrative, animation, and documentary production....

Deadline: Open

Posted: May 17, 2011

Ford Foundation Announces Social Issue Film Funding Initiative

A total of approximately $16 million will be given through an open-application process to filmmakers and mediamakers around the world who are working to create documentaries that address urgent social issues....

Deadline: Open

Posted: March 9, 2011

Driehaus Foundation Announces Continuation of MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture Program in Chicago Area

General operating grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded to arts organizations, museums, and service/policy/advocacy groups located in and serving the Chicago metropolitan area....

Deadline: Various

Posted: November 24, 2010

Guidelines Available for Native Arts New England and National Native Arts Exchange Grant Programs

Grants of up to $3,000 will be awarded to Native American artists and organizations in New England working to reach broader audiences, connect with new markets for their work, and gain access to additional financial resources....

Deadline: Various

Posted: October 21, 2010

Tournées Festival Offers Grants to Bring Contemporary French Cinema to U.S. College Campuses

Grants of $2,300 will be awarded to individuals affiliated with an American university or college providing film festivals that reference French-American cultural and educational exchange....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: June 10, 2010

Creative Capacity Fund Offers Professional Development Grants for Artists and Arts Organizations in San Francisco and Los Angeles

Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to arts administrators and individual artists in the Bay Area and Los Angeles pursuing professional development activities....

Deadline: Monthly

Posted: May 20, 2010

National Geographic All Roads Film Project Offers Seed Grants for Indigenous Storytellers

Grants of up to $10,000 will be awarded to filmmakers for the development and production of a film or video that showcases indigenous or underrepresented minority-culture storytellers....

Deadline: Quarterly

Posted: December 2, 2009

Institute of Museum and Library Services and NASA Invite Museums and Libraries to Apply for Space Shuttle Artifacts

Museums and Libraries may apply for free NASA space shuttle artifacts, including small items such as astronaut helmets and boots, and large items such as crew compartment trainers before the conclusion of the Space Shuttle Program in late 2010....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: November 18, 2009

Luce Fund in American Art Offers Support for Scholarly Exhibitions and Publications

American museums are eligible to receive support for projects that demonstrate, in tangible fashion, the impact of the artist or subject in the field of American art or American art history as well as contribute something to scholarship....

Deadline: April 1, annually (Letters of Inquiry)

Posted: October 21, 2009

National Museum of the American Indian Offers the Visiting Indigenous Professional Program

The program will provide hands-on training in various disciplines at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., to individuals working in Native museums and cultural centers....

Deadline: September 15 and March 15, Annually

Posted: July 29, 2009

New York Foundation for the Arts Offers Discounted Office Space to Artists and Arts Organizations

The new program offers affordable workspace to NYFA-affiliated artists and organizations working in various genres; once accepted into the program, participants can rent at $200 a month or $550 for three months on a renewable cycle....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: June 10, 2009

North Dakota Council on the Arts Announces Technology Grant Program

The new program will give grants of up to $600 each to North Dakota nonprofit arts organizations to support development of their Web sites, equipment purchases, and software upgrades....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: June 1, 2009

National Museum of the American Indian Invites Applications for Indigenous Contemporary Arts Program

Awards of up to $15,000 will be given to Native American and Native Hawaiian artists working to increase the knowledge and appreciation of contemporary Native American arts through publication, performance, and personal artistic development....

Deadline: Various

Posted: October 22, 2008

ASCAP Foundation Invites Entries for Young Jazz Composer Awards

A shared award of $25,000 will be given to U.S. residents under the age of 30 who have composed a jazz piece....

Deadline: December 1, Annually

Posted: October 9, 2008

Guitar Center Music Foundation Offers Support for Music Instruction

Grants of up to $5,000 will be awarded to nonprofit music programs in the United States providing music instruction to people of any age in underserved communities....

Deadline: Open

Posted: June 16, 2008

Nominations of New York City Arts Organizations Invited for Union Square Arts Award

Grants of up to $30,000 will be awarded to arts organizations making a significant contribution to the lives of low-income youth, families, and their communities in New York City.....

Deadline: Nominations are reviewed in the order received.

Posted: February 5, 2008

National Geographic All Roads Film Project Offers Seed Grants for Indigenous Filmmakers

The All Roads Film Project will award grants of up to $10,000 to film projects by and about indigenous and underrepresented minority-culture filmmakers from all reaches of the globe....

Deadline: Quarterly

Posted: January 8, 2008

American Councils for International Education Offers Support for Policy Relevant Research

Fellowships of $25,000 will be awarded to U.S. graduate students, faculty, and post-doctoral scholars conducting foreign policy-relevant research in Belarus, Central Asia, Russia, the South Caucasus, Ukraine, or Moldova....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: August 23, 2007

District of Columbia Commission on the Arts and Humanities Offers Folk & Traditional Arts Mini-Grant Program

Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded to artists and arts organizations providing folk and traditional arts projects in close consultation and collaboration with their communities....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: August 22, 2007

Surdna Foundation Arts Program Announces Request for Proposals for Creative Writing Residencies for Teens

Established artists' communities that serve creative writers will be awarded funding to develop summer retreats lasting at least two weeks for teens...

Deadline: Open

Posted: June 24, 2007

Green Foundation Seeks Grant Proposals

Tax exempt, public charity organizations are eligible to apply for funding in the arts, education, and health and scientific research....

Deadline: Open

Posted: September 23, 2005

California Endowment Announces Community Clinics and Health Centers Request for Proposals

Program-related investments ranging from $1 million to $2 million are available to support capital projects at community clinics and health centers in California....

Deadline: October 18, 2012

Posted: September 26, 2012

Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation Seeks Applicants for Oral Health Funding

One-year grants of $1,000 to $15,000 are available to support oral health promotion and dental disease prevention programs for children and youth up to age 18....

Deadline: November 15, 2012

Posted: September 21, 2012

Researchers and Clinicians Invited to Apply for Grants From American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

Grants of up to $50,000 are available to AACN members to support research projects designed to drive change in high acuity and critical care nursing practice....

Deadline: November 1, 2012

Posted: September 21, 2012

Filmmakers From Underrepresented Communities Invited to Apply for Tribeca All Access

Five narrative filmmakers and five documentary filmmakers in the United States and Puerto Rico from communities underrepresented in the film industry will be awarded grants of $15,000 for a feature-length film project....

Deadline: November 5, 2012

Posted: September 18, 2012

American Psychological Foundation Invites Clinicians to Apply for Pearson Early Career Grant

On grant of $12,000 will be awarded to an early career clinician working on a project that uses psychology to address an area of critical need in society....

Deadline: December 31, 2012

Posted: September 16, 2012

Hogg Foundation Announces Texas Psychology Internships Accreditation Initiative

The foundation plans to award a total of $375,000 to up to six Texas-based nonprofits, governmental entities, or institutions of higher education with existing pre-doctoral internship programs to pursue accreditation by the APA....

Deadline: October 10, 2012

Posted: September 14, 2012

New York City AIDS Fund Invites Applications for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Services, and Advocacy Programs

Grants of up to $80,000 will be made to nonprofit agencies in New York City's five boroughs for innovative programs and efforts in the areas of HIV/AIDS prevention, services, and advocacy....

Deadline: October 10, 2012

Posted: August 24, 2012

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces Forward Promise Innovation Grants to Promote the Health and Success of Young Men of Color

Up to ten grants of up to $500,000 will be awarded to support innovative community-based projects designed to improve health and opportunities for success for middle school- and high school-aged boys and young men of color....

Deadline: October 10, 2012 (Brief proposals)

Posted: August 22, 2012

Southwest Airlines Accepting Applications From Hospitals and Charities to Participate in 2013 Medical Transportation Grant Program

Roundtrip airline tickets will be donated to nonprofit hospitals and medical transportation charities in the United States for patients and their caregivers who must travel for medical care....

Deadline: September 30, 2012

Posted: August 17, 2012

AlohaCare Community Conscience Awards to Fund Hawaii Community Health Improvement Programs

A total of $30,000 in one-year grants will be awarded to nonprofit organizations working to improve health and wellness in Hawaii....

Deadline: October 1, 2012

Posted: August 17, 2012

Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation Invites Applications for Community Grants Program

Grants of $1,000 to $10,000 will be awarded to nonprofit organizations and public or governmental entities working to provide oral health education and/or access to oral health resources to Illinois children....

Deadline: October 1, 2012

Posted: August 10, 2012

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation Seeks Proposals for Building Health Equity Together Grants

Two one-year grants of up to $75,000 each, with the possibility of a second year of funding, will be awarded to partnerships of local units of government and nonprofit organizations working to achieve health equity in low-income communities....

Deadline: September 28, 2012

Posted: August 9, 2012

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Foundation Invites Schools to Apply for Healthy Habits for Life Grant Program

A total of $150,000 in grants of up to $1,000 is being offered for healthy lifestyle programs in K-12 schools in the foundation's service area....

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Posted: July 27, 2012

Applications Invited for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research

Recent graduates of doctoral programs in economics, political science, and sociology are invited to apply for two-year fellowships with the expectation that they will make important research contributions to health policy in the United States....

Deadline: October 16, 2012

Posted: July 20, 2012

Families USA Invites Applications for Healthcare Fellowships

Fellowships will provide two individuals with a year of hands-on experience in paid healthcare advocacy work in Washington, D.C.....

Deadline: Various

Posted: November 30, 2011

Grantmakers In Health Announces Phase II of Affordable Care Act State Grant Writing Assistance Fund

Matching grants of up to $30,000 will be awarded to foundations interested in providing grant writing support to state and county government agencies working to implement the Affordable Care Act....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: September 28, 2011

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Invites Brief Proposals for Future of Nursing Research Initiative

A wide range of funding is available from a community of funders interested in supporting research designed to further efforts to implement the recommendations outlined in the Institute of Medicine report and the nursing campaign....

Deadline: Rolling, Until January 3, 2012

Posted: September 13, 2011

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Offers Funding for Research Projects on Changes in Health Care Financing and Organization

A total of $5 million will be awarded over the next three years to researchers and others working to provide policy leaders with timely information related to healthcare policy, financing, and organization issues....

Deadline: Open

Posted: May 12, 2011

Alliance Healthcare Foundation Announces Mission Support Grants Program for San Diego

The foundation will eliminate its traditional application-driven grantmaking process and provide unrestricted core operating grants of up to $100,000 to agencies working to improve health care for San Diego?s neediest individuals....

Deadline: Open

Posted: February 11, 2011

Families USA Invites Applications for Wellstone Fellowship for Social Justice and Villers Fellowship for Health Care Justice

One person will be selected for each fellowship, which involves working at Families USA's Washington, D.C. , office from August 2011 through July 2012....

Deadline: Various

Posted: November 30, 2010

California HealthCare Foundation Innovations for the Underserved Program Offers Program-Related Investments

Program-related investments of up to $15 million will be made in nonprofit and/or for-profit companies working to develop new ways to significantly lower the cost of health care and/or substantially improve access to care for a large number of Californian

Deadline: Open

Posted: November 21, 2010

Call for Nominations Open for 2010 Awards for Excellence in Inter-American Public Health

Awards, a certificate of merit, and a paid trip to Washington, D.C., will be provided to health professionals who have been leaders in the effort to improve health conditions in the Americas....

Deadline: Various

Posted: May 14, 2010

Aetna Foundation Announces 2010 Grant Program Funding Priorities

Two-year research, project, or policy grants of up to $250,000 will be awarded to nonprofits working to improve health and the healthcare system in three areas; reducing obesity, racial and ethnic healthcare equity, and integrated health care....

Deadline: Quarterly

Posted: March 19, 2010

New York State Health Foundation Launches 2010 Special Projects Fund Request for Proposals

Grants will be awarded to nonprofits and for-profits working to improve the health of New York State residents through improved health coverage, management and prevention of diabetes, substance abuse treatment programs, and mental health services....

Deadline: Rolling

Posted: December 18, 2009

Kansas Health Foundation Invites Applications

The foundation offers Recognition Grants in order to expand its support to a broad range of health-related organizations in the state....

Deadline: March 15 and September 15, annually

Posted: October 21, 2009

Kansas Health Foundation Announces Second Phase of Community Foundation Initiative

The Giving Resources to Our World Healthy Kansas Initiative will help community foundations working to improve the health of local residents build their endowments, manage their finances, and collaborate with peers....

Deadline: Various

Posted: September 5, 2009

X Prize Foundation Seeks Public Comment on Competition for Plans to Improve U.S. Health Care

$10 million will be awarded to the team that creates a new paradigm that can impact the health status of individual participants as well as the overall health status of their communities....

Deadline: Open

Posted: April 28, 2009

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation Offers Community Health Matching Grants for Uninsured

Two-year grants of up to $50,000 plus matching funds will be awarded to nonprofits in Michigan working to improve health care access for the underserved and uninsured....

Deadline: Open

Posted: February 4, 2009

UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation to Offer Medical Assistance Grants

Grants of up to $5,000 will be provided to parents and caretakers for services that will help improve the health and quality of life of children living in any UnitedHealthcare region of the United States....

Deadline: Open

Posted: February 13, 2007

American India Foundation Calls for Applications to India Medicorps Fellowship

U.S.-based healthcare professionals with HIV/AIDS-related expertise will spend up to four weeks providing services pro bono (all expenses related to travel, boarding, and lodging are provided) to institutions in India....

Deadline: Contact Funder

Posted: February 17, 2006

National Endowment for Democracy Invites Applications for Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program

Democracy activists, practitioners, scholars, and journalists from around the world are invited to apply for five-month fellowships to deepen their understanding of democracy and enhance their ability to promote democratic change....

Deadline: October 15, 2012

Posted: September 15, 2012

New Grant Program Offers Support for Independent Investigative Journalism Projects

Grants of up to $10,000, plus editorial supervision, will be awarded to experienced investigative reporters working on an article or series of articles on a subject with which he or she is familiar....

Deadline: Open

Posted: May 27, 2011

Getty Images Announces Grant Guidelines for Editorial Photography and Nonprofit Work

Grants of up $20,000 plus professional support will be given to photojournalists, communications specialists, photographers, and filmmakers working individually or in teams to create compelling social, political, and cultural stories and images....

Deadline: Various

Posted: March 4, 2011

Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting Invites Applications for Oil Spill Education Opportunities

Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography is offering their annual science immersion workshop, and a science seminar on oil spill impacts, to journalists designed to increase their science training....

Deadline: Various

Posted: January 11, 2011

Applications Invited for Kaiser Media Internships in Health Reporting

An intensive twelve-week summer internship will be offered to young journalists interested in specializing in health reporting, with a particular commitment to coverage of health issues affecting diverse and immigrant communities....

Deadline: Various

Posted: September 30, 2010

UNITY Invites Journalists of Color to Apply for New Entrepreneurship Program

A $100,000 grant from the Ford Foundation will make it possible for journalists of color to participate in a series of two-day "boot camps" featuring training, one-on-one mentoring, and a competition for start-up funding....

Deadline: Various

Posted: May 22, 2010

Getty Images Offers Grants for Editorial Photography and Nonprofit Work

Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded to professional and student photographers and filmmakers working to create compelling social, political, and cultural stories or using imagery to promote global positive change....

Deadline: Various

Posted: November 27, 2009

 

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