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Pennsylvania Economic Development Grants:  117 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 Eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware Nonprofits for Early Stage Neighbor...

Deadline 08/31/18

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

Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitali...

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative arts engagement and cultural planning projects that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by July 19. Initial application comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172668

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Business Growth in Rural Communities

Deadline 07/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit corporations and IHEs to improve the economic conditions of rural communities by promoting business development. Initiatives may assist individuals and businesses in the startup, expansion or improvement of rural cooperatives and other mutually-owned businesses. Grant and matching funds can be u...

GrantWatch ID#: 170336

Fellowships to USA Retired and Retiring Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 07/24/18

Fellowships starting at $90,000 and an additional project support to USA and territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within state, local, or federal governments. Selected fellows will carry out a project that will advance knowledge and understanding of making effective social and economic changes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies in Multiple States for Economic Development in ...

Deadline 07/27/18

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 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Improve the Local Economy and the Sta...

Deadline 10/22/18 LOI Date: 07/27/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits to improve the economic health and standard of living for residents of Lancaster County. A letter of intent is mandatory and accepted online until July 27. Funding is intended to attract and incubate businesses, grow local industry, and create sustainable and thriving wage jobs. Fund ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183519

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits to Promote Economic Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing ...

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants to USA tribes, nonprofit organizations, resident associations, and public housing agencies to promote economic self-sufficiency for Public and Indian housing residents. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Overview: The Resident Opportunity &...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits to Promote the Equality of Women

Deadline 11/02/18 LOI Date: 07/30/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 per year to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations to promote religious, political, social, and economic equality for women. LOIs are due July 30. Funding may be requested for both general operating and project support. Please note that only feminist social change organizations may re...

GrantWatch ID#: 149534

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

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

Grants to USA Agencies to Strengthen the Workforce in Areas Impacted by Opioid Use

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA state governments, tribal governments, and outlying areas to support and retrain workers residing in communities impacted by the economic and health effects of opioid use, overdose, and addiction. Funding will support career services, workforce training, and support services. Successful applications will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183686

Grant to a Harrisburg Area, Pennsylvania Nonprofit to Alleviate Childhood Poverty

Deadline 08/01/18

Grant of $5,000 to a Harrisburg Area, Pennsylvania nonprofit organization working to alleviate childhood poverty by addressing barriers to education. Preference will be given to activities benefitting children up to 10 years of age. Priority will be given to programs with a proven track record. The Emerging Philanthrop...

GrantWatch ID#: 173670

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

Deadline 08/01/18

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 08/01/18

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 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

Grants to Southwestern Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Economy, Health, Environ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 and grants starting at $50,000 to Southwestern Pennsylvania nonprofits for a wide range of programs and projects that aim to improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding will be provided to nonprofits that develop innovative, transformative, and collaborative strategies to addressing cr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159037
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Health, Education, and Commu...

Deadline 10/02/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

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

Deadline 08/03/18

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
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Grants to USA Public Housing Authorities to Expand Employment Opportunities for Residents

Deadline 08/14/18

Grants to USA public housing authorities to operate job programs in qualifying public housing developments. Applicants must verify or create the required registrations in advance of the deadline. This program seeks to address poverty affecting public housing residents by promoting, enabling, and facilitating employment. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161900
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Community, Education, Healt...

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 08/15/18

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 USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Gender and Rac...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that promote racial, gender, and economic justice. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit, and are directed by, women and girls. Eligible programs focus on activism, political change, and empowerment. Small and start-up organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172504

Grants to USA Researchers to Address the Economic Impact of Changes in the Job Quality for L...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research to address the causes and impacts of the shift in the quality of jobs available for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research on Wealth Inequality

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research addressing the impact of economic inequality on the nation's population. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Studies will address how inequality has affected the political, economic, and social institutions, and the extent to which increased inequality has affected equali...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The Russell Sage Foundation's progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research on the Rise of Alternative Work Arrangements

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA scholars for innovative social sciences research addressing the increase of alternative work arrangements in the US workforce. LOIs are due by August 20. The Foundation invites proposals for research examining both the causes and consequences of alternative work arrangements. The Foundation defines altern...

GrantWatch ID#: 183563
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Grants to Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Education, Health, Housing, and Civi...

Deadline 09/24/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Scholars for Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/22/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, scholars, and IHEs for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation and its citizens. Funding is primarily intended to support scholarship that results in the publication of books, journal articles, and policy papers. The Foundation wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial and Banking Literacy for Vulnerable Populations

Deadline 12/14/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide consumer education or information, or financial literacy or education. Applicants must submit an LOI before submitting a full application. A special emphasis is placed on issues related to large financial institutions, basic banking, access to financial services, retail bank...

GrantWatch ID#: 166138
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. A funding inquiry is due August 31, 2018. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and the big questions, character virtue development, individual freedom and free markets, ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

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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Opportunity to Individuals, Nonprofits, Agencies, and Businesses to Buy Neglected Lots in Al...

Deadline 08/31/18

Opportunity to Allegheny County, Pennsylvania municipalities, businesses, community groups, individuals, and nonprofit and private developers for the acquisition of vacant properties at a reduced cost. Properties must meet the minimum eligibility requirements and be located in one of the participating municipalities. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 146183
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Grants to Southern Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Health, Environment, Educat...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofits and agencies in Bedford, Cambria, Somerset, and Indiana Counties for programs in the areas of arts and culture, children and youth, community development, economic development, education, environment, health and human services, heritage, and religion.

GrantWatch ID#: 176831
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Human Needs, and Education Projects in W...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit the Washington County community. Programs may fall in the areas of arts and humanities, education, environment and animal welfare, health and fitness, human needs, community improvement, and religious/faith-based projects. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173143
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeastern States for Housing, Financial Education, a...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for programs serving low- and moderate-income households within the funding source’s service area. Focus areas include affordable housing, financial education, and economic developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 173656
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged C...

Deadline 12/17/18 LOI Date: 09/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects that will aid underprivileged populations. LOIs are due September 14, 2018. A particular focus will be given to those demographics that have been overlooked and/or mar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofits for efforts to create policy changes that will improve the lives of Latin Americans. The funding source has identified the following three program areas in which focused, expert research and innovation have the potential to make significant positive impact: - Democratic Gover...

GrantWatch ID#: 173581
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Grants to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Provide Health and Human Services for...

Deadline 09/15/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 09/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven strategies to meet the needs of struggling neighborhoods. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994

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
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Development

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include STEM education, road and vehicle safety, and community development. Consideration will also be given to requests benefitting Detroit communities. Focus Areas: General Motors is committe...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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