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Pennsylvania Economic Development Grants:  122 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 USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies in Multiple States for Economic Development in ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia nonprofits, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and development districts to strengthen communities across the Appalachian region. Applicants are strongly encourag...

GrantWatch ID#: 183102

Grants to USA Land Grant IHEs to Help Farmers and Farm Workers with Disabilities

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA cooperative extensions at qualifying land grant colleges and universities for programs to assist farm workers, farmers, and farm family members with disabilities. The purpose of this program is to help beneficiaries succeed in the agricultural industry. Program elements include education, marketing, networkin...

GrantWatch ID#: 154693

Grants to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Provide Health and Human Services for...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 per year for one to three years to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in the Philadelphia area for programs and services that help children, adults, and seniors in need obtain physical and mental health care and related human services, including food, shelter, clothing, and education...

GrantWatch ID#: 167915

Grants to Pennsylvania Municipalities for Collaborative Economic and Environmental Sustainab...

Deadline 05/01/18

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

Fellowships to USA Journalists for Reporting and Research on Economic, Political, and Social I...

Deadline 05/01/18

Fellowships of $8,000 per month to USA journalists for research and reporting on current issues in the social and political arena, including immigration reform, racial tensions, and educational inequalities. Applicants are expected to work with visiting scholars conducting research projects in these areas. In addition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174464

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Children and Families, the Environment, and Disenfranchi...

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Programs should address issues affecting children and families, the environment, and disenfranchised groups. Specifically, Singing for Change looks for groups that...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499

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

Deadline 05/01/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Education, Leadership, and Community Building...

Deadline 05/01/18

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
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Health, Education, and Commu...

Deadline 07/02/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to New Jersey and Pennsylvania nonprofits, schools, groups, and institutions for significant projects that will benefit the communities in which the Funding Source operates. LOIs are due February 1, 2018. Prioirty areas include community enrichment, education, health, youth, and famili...

GrantWatch ID#: 178189

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social and Civil Rights for Global Citizens

Deadline 05/02/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that work to protect cultural, social, civil, economic, and political rights for individuals in communities around the world. Previous grants have funded nonviolence initiatives, youth performing arts groups, and public broadcasting programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants to Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Education, Health, Housing, and Civi...

Deadline 06/04/18 LOI Date: 05/02/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits for programs and projects that address community needs in Allegheny County. LOIs are due May 2, 2018. Program areas include civic engagement for a vibrant democracy, supporting individuals and families with a focus on health, education, and housing, and healthy and safe communities. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 130289

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies to Reinvigorate Neighborhoods in Erie County

Deadline 05/03/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, local governments, and municipal authorities to revitalize neighborhoods and make communities more safe and attractive. Funding will support the removal of housing blight and deterioration, increase the market value of homes, and spur private investment. The Erie County Renaissance Bl...

GrantWatch ID#: 183433

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Markets for Local Agriculture

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, government agencies, and agricultural businesses, associations, cooperatives, and networks to promote access to regionally or locally grown agricultural products. Funding is intended to increase domestic consumption of regionally produced agricultural products a...

GrantWatch ID#: 171588

Opportunity to USA Women Entrepreneurs for Fundraising and Business Development

Deadline 06/10/18 Conference Date: 05/08/18

Opportunity to USA businesses and female entrepreneurs that are majority women-owned to connect with resources and fundraising. This accelerator program connects women who are developing high-growth businesses with the tools and resources they need to succeed. The organization’s focus and goal is to connect women foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 180925

Grants to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health, Education, Community, and Economic...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania nonprofits for programming, operating support, and capital projects addressing critical needs in Uptown, the Hill District, or West Oakland. Applicants should contact program staff before submitting an application. Funding areas include health and wellness, community ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179520

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Economic Independence for Refugees

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for projects to help low-income refugees establish and maintain financial assets. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Purpose and Objectives: The Refugee IDA P...

GrantWatch ID#: 153104

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Help Refugees Establish Childcare Businesses

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to help refugees achieve financial self-sufficiency through the establishment of small, family childcare businesses. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program Bac...

GrantWatch ID#: 154967
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Startup Companies to Relocate to the St. Louis, Miss...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants of $50,000 and in-kind services to USA, Canada and International startup companies that are willing to relocate to the St. Louis, Missouri area for at least one year. The program is seeking companies that produce innovative services, products, or technologies, wrapped within scalable business models with the potenti...

GrantWatch ID#: 170716
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Crisis Relief, Economic Empowerment, and Arts Programming

Deadline 05/15/18

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 USA IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/18/18 Conference Date: 05/15/18

Grants to USA colleges, universities, and nonprofits engaged in educational or research activities to support early-career faculty members who demonstrate a strong potential to advance science and academia. This award is given to faculty who are likely to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162930
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Community, Education, Healt...

Deadline 06/29/18 LOI Date: 05/16/18

Grants of $50,000 to Pennsylvania and New Jersey nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area. LOIs are due February 14. Program areas include education, community enrichment, and health, youth, and families. As is the case across PBF’s philanthropic and commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 181171
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Grants to Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Nonprofits for Early Stage Neighbor...

Deadline 08/31/18 Conference Date: 05/16/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware nonprofit organizations to support the initial stages of neighborhood revitalization projects. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for children and families living in eligible low-income communities by concentrating resources on com...

GrantWatch ID#: 181479
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies to Redevelop and Preserve Properties in Erie ...

Deadline 05/24/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofits, local governments, and municipal authorities to redevelop, preserve, and enhance vacant and underused buildings in Erie County. Funding is intended to encourage investment and strengthen neighborhoods, commercial districts, and communities. The Anchor Building Gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 183434

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Improve Sewage Facilit...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and watershed organizations for projects that bring sewage facilities in compliance with current statewide regulations. Funding through this program is designated for statewide initiatives that comply with the Pennsylvania Sewage Facilities Act. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142705

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect and Restore Wa...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and watershed organizations for the restoration and protection of watersheds throughout the state. Requests may involve runoff control through watershed based Best Management Practices (BMPs) in agricultural or urban areas, stream bank stabilization,...

GrantWatch ID#: 142708
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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/18

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 Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Abandoned Mine Remedi...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Pennsylvania local governments, nonprofit organizations, IHEs, for-profit businesses, and watershed organizations for the treatment, abatement, and drainage of abandoned mines throughout the state. Eligible requests may include but are not limited to land reclamation, construction and remediation, repair of exist...

GrantWatch ID#: 142692
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Groundwater Sampling ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Pennsylvania local governments, nonprofits, for-profit businesses, IHEs, and watershed organizations for the establishment of water quality data in private water supplies throughout the state. Eligible projects will use accepted scientific practices and principles for water sample collection and analysis to docum...

GrantWatch ID#: 142694
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Expand Parks and Open ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and watershed organizations to enhance open spaces, recreational areas, and greenways throughout the state. Funding may be requested for acquisition, planning, rehabilitation and repair, and development projects. Statement of Purpose: Act 13 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142696
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Plug Abandoned Wells

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to plug abandoned and orphan gas and oil wells throughout the state. This granting program seeks to support the clearing and plugging of well sites that have the potential to cause safety, environmental, or health concerns. Eligible Projects:...

GrantWatch ID#: 142699

Grants to Pennsylvania Municipalities and Nonprofits for Collaborative Economic and Communit...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Pennsylvania municipalities, public agencies, and nonprofits for collaborative projects that create a positive community and economic impact in Erie County. Projects should address the following five areas: small business development, quality of life, neighborhoods and communities, youth and education, and munici...

GrantWatch ID#: 148365
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Development and Environmental Acti...

Deadline 06/01/18

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

Deadline 06/22/18

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for High-Level Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/28/18

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to analyze and carry out high-level research in the social sciences at the Foundation's New York-based facility. The focus of the research should relate to the Foundation's mission of improving social and living conditions in the United States. The Foundation now dedi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178482
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Municipalities in Cumberland County for Planning Proje...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits and municipalities in Cumberland County for ordinance and planning assistance and to promote environmental protection and park and recreation development. Applicants must first schedule a meeting with program staff to discuss the scope and intent of the proposed project. Financial assi...

GrantWatch ID#: 144607
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Promote Economic Development

Deadline 07/01/18

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Human Services, Education, and Cultu...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to California, 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 th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 07/01/18

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
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Grants to Northeast Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health and Human Services Programs

Deadline 07/02/18

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Technology Start-Ups to Relocate to Kansas City, Mi...

Deadline 07/11/18

Grants starting at $50,000 and additional benefits to USA, Canada, and International start-up tech companies to relocate to Kansas City, Missouri for a minimum of one year. Applications are invited from businesses in a range of fields, including advanced manufacturing, agricultural technology, animal health, cloud services...

GrantWatch ID#: 171227
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Human Services, Healthcare, and M...

Deadline 09/01/18 LOI Date: 07/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs that will enhance the quality of life for eligible communities. New applicants must submit an LOI by November 15, 2017. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of education, human services, and healthcare and medical research. Program Areas: - Human...

GrantWatch ID#: 176223
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 08/31/18 LOI Date: 07/15/18

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 Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 07/15/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Cultivate a Strong STEM Workforce

Deadline 09/28/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to promote a world-class workforce in the STEM fields. Initial applications are due no later than July 31. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take up to four weeks to complete. Program Description: The ONR seeks a broad range of ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 151207
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Grants to Pennsylvania Agencies, Businesses, and Ports to Enhance Transportation

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to Pennsylvania municipalities, public transportation agencies, ports, businesses, councils of governments, and economic development organizations to ensure safe and reliable transportation throughout the state. Projects will enhance pedestrian safety, communities, and transit revitalization. Funds may be used f...

GrantWatch ID#: 142698
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Grants to South Central Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Address Issues that Affect Local Women an...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to South Central Pennsylvania nonprofits for projects that will advance the lives of women and girls. Projects should promote education, focus on basic needs, develop economic self-sufficiency, or provide health and safety programs. All projects must benefit girls and women residing in the counti...

GrantWatch ID#: 152736