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Pennsylvania Economic Development Grants:  92 Economic Development Grants for Pennsylvania.

Grants to encourage economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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Grants to Northeastern Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Local Tourism

Deadline 09/25/18

Grants to Northeastern Pennsylvania nonprofits and local government branches for projects that will bolster local tourism. Funding may be used for special events or exhibits, marketing and promotion, historic preservation projects, and navigation aids to assist visitors. Grants should contribute to tourism in Sullivan, Sus...

GrantWatch ID#: 174528

Awards to USA Communities to Recognize Efforts to Improve the Health of Local Residents

Deadline 01/17/19 Conference Date: 09/25/18 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Prizes of $25,000 and other award benefits to USA and territories local governments, tribes, regions, and nonprofits representing communities that have prioritized health. Initial applications are due prior to the final deadline. Funding is intended to recognize communities that have come together around a commitment to he...

GrantWatch ID#: 175672

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Small Business Entrepreneur...

Deadline 09/27/18

Grants to Erie County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, universities, local government authorities, and business investment companies to encourage small business development across the County. Funding is intended to help create new jobs, improve employee retention, initiate and expand Beehives on campuses and in other...

GrantWatch ID#: 150887

Fellowships to USA Individuals for the Development of Technological Innovations that Promote...

Deadline 09/28/18

Fellowships of $30,000 to USA early-career, technologically savvy innovators to develop ideas that will advance social change. The Fellowship is intended to support projects that advance causes in progressive politics and social justice, as well as transformative media and technology initiatives. Special interest is sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 162765

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Businesses to Increase Tourism in Clearfield County

Deadline 10/26/18 LOI Date: 09/28/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations and businesses for projects, attractions, and events to encourage tourism in Clearfield County. The first round of applications is due September 28, 2018. Funding may be used for website design and improvements, tourism promotion, and signage. Applicants must use the media...

GrantWatch ID#: 179647

Grants to USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 09/30/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level. The funding source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social justice and human righ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Crisis Relief, Economic Empowerment, and Arts Programming

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of economic empowerment, crisis relief, professional performing arts and museums, and employee match programs in communities where the funding source's facilities are located. The Foundation focuses on issuing grants in several key areas listed below. In o...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies in Lewisburg for Education, Recreation, and E...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits and units of local government for programs that benefit the residents of the Borough of Lewisburg. Programs should have a positive impact on residents' educational, religious, cultural, charitable, recreational, and economic welfare. The Foundation favors proposals that: - Impact a bro...

GrantWatch ID#: 163113

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Promote Economic Development

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for community and economic development in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundat...

GrantWatch ID#: 164494

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia nonprofit organizations to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applications will be considered in the areas of c...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote education in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 175974

Grants to Bucks County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Marketing, Capital Projects, and Events T...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Bucks County, Pennsylvania nonprofits and other entities for capital support and activities that will promote tourism in the area. Funding may be used for historic preservation, marketing, projects to enhance attractions, as well as special events designed to attract visitors to the county. There are three cat...

GrantWatch ID#: 178419

Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernmental organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals: -Promote and defend h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280

Grants to Northeast Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health and Human Services Programs

Deadline 10/01/18

Small grants of up to $20,000 and large grants starting at $20,000 to Northeast Pennsylvania nonprofits for health and human services programs. Priorities for each of these two areas are outlined below. Applicants must schedule a meeting with Foundation staff prior to proposal submission. The funding source has a prim...

GrantWatch ID#: 180283

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies for Job Creation and Commercial Development i...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Lycoming County, Pennsylvania nonprofits and units of local government for programs that promote commercial, economic, and industrial development. Eligible programs are those that address one or more of the following: 1. Invest in job creation and/or retention. 2. Demonstrate best practices in providing or de...

GrantWatch ID#: 181900
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268

Grants to Southwestern Pennsylvania Nonprofits for STEM Education, Workforce Development, and...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on STEM education, workforce development, and basic human needs in Fayette and Greene Counties or surrounding areas. Funding is focused on the areas listed above, but other focus areas may be considered as well. Eligib...

GrantWatch ID#: 180108
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Grants to New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Benefit Low-Income Neighborho...

Deadline 10/19/18

Grants to New Jersey, Delaware, and Eastern Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for neighborhood revitalization projects within the funding source’s service area. The goal of this program is to improve the quality of life in low-income communities through neighborhood-based community and economic development efforts. Ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 179695

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 10/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding priorities include arts and culture, community and economic development, diversity, education, and the environment. The EQ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175758
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Grants to Pennsylvania Municipalities for Collaborative Economic and Environmental Sustainab...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants of up to $8,500 to Pennsylvania municipal governments to plan and implement multi-municipal sustainability initiatives. Applicants are required to meet with program staff prior to submitting an application. Proposals will be considered according to the following priorities: - The urgency of social, economic and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176523
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to benefit the Foundation's employees where they live and work. Interested applicants must contact the funding source prior to application with a brief description about organizational and funding goals. Funding is intended for program...

GrantWatch ID#: 177319

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Needs, At-Risk Youth Education, and Domestic Violence Pro...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for financial assistance to provide children and families with basic provisions, including food, shelter, and physical fitness programs, to support those fleeing from domestic abuse, and to support education and training programs for at-risk children and youth. Only organizations a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs enhancing communities and the environment. An LOI is required before submitting a full proposal. Priority will be given to programs in Vermont, Colorado, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and the Northeast. Funding will be awarded to progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 175694

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Corporations, Agencies and School Districts to Promote Al...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, corporations, government agencies, and school districts to purchase and promote alternative fuel vehicles. The purpose of this grant is to reduce the consumption of imported oil and improve air quality by promoting the use of domestic alternative fuels that will help the state's economy a...

GrantWatch ID#: 170522
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studies field. The Foundation is open to inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Foster Social, Economic, and Cultural Development

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that support arts, culture, and economic and racial justice. Funding is intended for programs that address the Foundation's focus areas, and that have a regional, national, and global impact. In addition to the eligibility criteria, the Foundation suggests that applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants and Loans to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Alternative Energ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to Pennsylvania nonprofits, for-profits, economic development organizations, local governments, and school districts for the development of clean and alternative energy projects. Eligible project costs include, but are not limited to, construction, renovation, acquisition, site preparation, installation, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 142693

Grants and Loans to Pennsylvania Individuals and Small Businesses for Environmentally-Friend...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to Pennsylvania individuals and small businesses for major renovations and constructions associated with high-performance, environmentally-friendly buildings. Funding may be requested for buildings used by small businesses, or for an individual’s primary residence. Eligible Projects: High perform...

GrantWatch ID#: 142714
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Grants to Clearfield County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Municipalities to Enhance Tourism a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Clearfield County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations to benefit the local economy by promoting tourism within the county. Funding is available for the promotion of tourist attractions and for projects that encourage visitors to stay overnight. Visit Clearfield County is dedicated to enhanc...

GrantWatch ID#: 146447

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Strengthen American Indian Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, and government agencies to benefit American Indian nations through land-related initiatives. Program areas include cultural awareness, legal reform, education, and economic opportunity. The Foundation works to ensure that American Indian people recover and maintain control ove...

GrantWatch ID#: 154595
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Multiple States for Professional Development for Empl...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and Canada nonprofits, schools, and agencies in areas where the funding source operates for classes and courses that will improve employees' performance. The professional development must be relevant to the job the employee performs and may be one-day classes or part of a certification program...

GrantWatch ID#: 155787

Grants to USA Nonprofits Organizations in Multiple States for Direct Services to Low-Income ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to small nonprofit organizations in Maryland, Northeastern Pennsylvania, Chicago, New York City, and San Francisco to provide direct services to low-income and vulnerable populations in the region. Before applying, prospective applicants must speak with the program team member for the appro...

GrantWatch ID#: 156133

Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Promote Social and Environmental Justice

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. This program supports organizations seeking to further their mission through collaboration and networking with other grassroots organizations. Priority will be given to small, community-based groups seeking to meet face-to-fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Development, Education, and Hum...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, public schools, and government and tribal agencies for programs that benefit eligible communities. Priority will be given to programs in the areas of community development and education. Other areas of interest include arts, environment, civic engagement, and human services. Eligible ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157284

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Equitable Job Creation for Women and Underserved Populat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives that increase and promote equitable job creation for people of color, immigrants, women, and other underserved populations. Strategies to achieve this goal include economic policy reform, alternative business models, and efforts to increase the growth of businesses owne...

GrantWatch ID#: 157375
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Development Projects that Benefit Minorities and Low-In...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for economic development projects that will benefit all populations, and in particular, people of color, immigrants, and low-income communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that seek to influence economic development planning and practice so that equity, transparency, sustainab...

GrantWatch ID#: 157376

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Improve Job Quality and Provide Access to Better Car...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for collaborative projects to improve the quality of employment in the lower wage sectors, as well as initiatives to create access to career pathways to well-paying jobs in emerging industries, ie., advanced manufacturing, clean tech, biotech, etc. The Foundation seeks funding oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 157377
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmentally-Friendly and Equity-Oriented Transit Solutions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for transit and transportation system solutions that give citizens affordable and reliable ways to reach their destinations. Solutions should seek to minimize the impact on the environment and maximize equitable economic opportunities. The Foundation seeks funding opportunities that...

GrantWatch ID#: 157378

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Retrofitting Related Education and Financing Options

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities and collaborations that promote retrofitting. For the purposes of this grant, retrofitting is defined as the practice of updating existing structures and buildings with energy-efficient modes of operation. Funding is also intended for outreach efforts that educate busine...

GrantWatch ID#: 157379

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Innovative Stormwater Run-Off Management and Green Infrastructu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for innovative stormwater run-off management and green infrastructure projects to prevent damage caused by old, inefficient water systems. Funding is intended for environmentally-conscious approaches that capture and slowly release water into existing drains, pipes and sewers, or reuse...

GrantWatch ID#: 157380

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Regional Food System Management to Benefit the Community, Econom...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives in regional food aggregation and distribution that will improve rural-urban connections and provide economic, environmental, and community benefit. The Foundation seeks to support food supply programs that contribute to anti-poverty strategies and build strong local eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 157381
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeast States for Animal Welfare, Education, and Self-Suffici...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of animals and people. Priority areas include animals, economic self-sufficiency, education, and disadvantaged individuals. Primary Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 159579