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Pennsylvania Economic Development Grants:  99 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, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Educate New Farmers and Ranchers

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies for collaborative efforts to deliver mentoring, education, and technical assistance programs to beginning ranchers and farmers. Certain applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applicants are advised...

GrantWatch ID#: 151418

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Innovative Science and Engineering Developments

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to support fundamental education and research activities in all disciplines of science and engineering. This program track is intended to support individual researchers in developing new innovations based on prior basic research. The purpose of this program is to strengthen th...

GrantWatch ID#: 174404

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits Agencies, and Individuals for Conservation in Agricult...

Deadline 02/26/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, non-federal agencies, tribes, and individuals to promote the adoption and development of innovative technologies and approaches in conservation in conjunction with agriculture. Supported project have addressed a broad range of resource concerns, including irrigation ef...

GrantWatch ID#: 129980

Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants to USA agricultural producers, producer groups, farm and ranch cooperatives, and other producer-based businesses for value-added activities to improve the marketing and processing of new products. Applicants are advised to begin the necessary registrations at least one month prior to the deadline. The Value Adde...

GrantWatch ID#: 172471

Grants to Southern Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Health, Environment, Educa...

Deadline 01/26/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Host Student Fellows to Solve Challenges through GIS Technology

Deadline 01/28/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations to host student fellows to work on challenging GIS-related projects that will further the organization's goals. Students will be placed with participating nonprofits to work on geospatial datasets. Projects may address topics such as public safety, public health and foo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182873

Grants to USA IHEs to Develop Pest Management Alternatives to Methyl Bromide

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to USA colleges and universities to develop and implement alternative pest management strategies for uses and commodities impacted by the methyl bromide phase-out. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up to two weeks to complete. Purpose and Priorities: This RFA solicits appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 182600

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Assist Disadvantaged and Underserved Populations

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that help disadvantaged populations and underserved communities. Funding will be provided for programs focusing on the following areas, with an emphasis on programs that promote personal growth and community development: Youth...

GrantWatch ID#: 161767

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Protect Nat...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. This program seeks to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersh...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research on Retirement Income Issues

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of $45,000 to USA, Canada, and International junior scholars who are within the first ten years of completing their Ph.D. or equivalent professional certification, and to senior scholars who are working in a new area, to conduct innovative research projects related to retirement income issues. Grant proposals mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 177626

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial Empowerment in Low-Income Communities

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support activities that promote financial empowerment in low-income communities. Funding may be used for specific projects as well as general operating support. The Funding Source defines “financial empowerment” as providing the information, t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182621

Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools for Professional ...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, agencies, libraries, and schools to enhance libraries through professional development and training, the development of library leaders and faculty, and continuing education and recruitment for employees. An LOI is due February 1, 2018. Applicants should register online at least t...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

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

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

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

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

Deadline 02/01/18

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 02/01/18

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 04/02/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

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
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Land Trusts to Protect the Susquehanna...

Deadline 03/16/18 LOI Date: 02/02/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to Pennsylvania municipalities, agencies, pre-qualified land trusts, and nonprofits for projects that help to sustain the Susquehanna Riverlands Area (in Lancaster and York Counties). Contact the funding source prior to applying. The Letter of Intent deadline is February 2. This p...

GrantWatch ID#: 147517
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote the Empowerment and Wellbeing of Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline 02/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote the healthy development and leadership potential of Jewish women and girls (ages 12-30). The purpose of this program is to economically empower Jewish women throughout the United States. The Foundation invites proposals for gender-sensitive and social change-oriented project...

GrantWatch ID#: 125230
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Community, Education, Healt...

Deadline 04/02/18 LOI Date: 02/14/18

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 Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants starting at $3,500 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that will 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. Areas of Focus: - The applicati...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Grants to USA and Territories Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Employment Reform ...

Deadline 06/15/18 LOI Date: 02/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, public and private schools, universities, and government entities to improve the high unemployment rate among people with disabilities. A concept application is due February 18, 2018. Funding is intended for innovative pilot programs, social ventures, and demonstration projects t...

GrantWatch ID#: 180030
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, and For-Profits to Promote a Responsibl...

Deadline 02/18/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations to promote circular business models in the apparel industry. The purpose of this grant program is to foster a redesign in the apparel industry that is both socially and environmentally conscious. Circular Apparel: Circular economy think...

GrantWatch ID#: 182789
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 02/28/18

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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Awards to USA Individual Member Veterans for Farming and Agriculture Business Assistance

Deadline 03/01/18

Awards ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA individual veteran members for financial assistance in continuing a career in farming and agriculture. Funding is intended for veterans with an agricultural business already in operation. Applicants must have a desire to continue to serve others and make a positive impact on the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167041
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 03/01/18

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 USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Wireless Technology Innovations to Improve Social Welf...

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and IHE-based organizations to address social issues around the world through wireless technology innovations. Proposals must involve a multidisciplinary approach to addressing critical global issues such as education, communication access, environment, health, and economic development. Technical i...

GrantWatch ID#: 177554
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Grants to Erie County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Long-Term Community Projects that Enhance...

Deadline 05/15/18 LOI Date: 03/15/18

Grants to Erie County, Pennsylvania nonprofits for long-term projects that promote sustainable community development and enhance the quality of life in the area. Applicants must contact the funding source for a pre-application meeting. LOIs are due by March 15, 2018. The Shaping Tomorrow grant program promotes continuou...

GrantWatch ID#: 152269
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Human Services, Healthcare, and M...

Deadline 05/01/18 LOI Date: 03/15/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Green Projects in the Chesapeak...

Deadline 03/16/18

Grants to Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Washington, DC nonprofits, local governments, and neighborhood or community associations to promote sustainable infrastructure in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff in developing a proposal. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 178107
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 03/16/18

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

Deadline 04/01/18

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 Northeast Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health and Human Services Programs

Deadline 04/02/18

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 Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 04/15/18

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 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 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
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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

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 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

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

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

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. The high performance standards adop...

GrantWatch ID#: 142714

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
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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 and job creation in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant program officer prior to applying. This program is intended to levera...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555

Grants to USA and International Organizations that Encourage Engagement in Human Welfare Ini...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and International organizations for initiatives that promote outreach, awareness, and involvement in world hunger, health, and poverty. Funding is intended to be used specifically to assist decision-makers in their endeavors to confront these issues. Funds may be used for the following countries: the USA, Un...

GrantWatch ID#: 151506
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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, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Ka...

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

Grants to Maryland, Northeast Pennsylvania, and Greater Chicago, Illinois Nonprofits for Dire...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to small nonprofit organizations in Maryland, Northeastern Pennsylvania, and Greater Chicago, Illinois 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 appropriate geogr...

GrantWatch ID#: 156133

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 Engage Residents in Design Decisions, and Community and City Pla...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for community and city planning initiatives that incorporate residents' input. The Foundation's mission is to integrate local concerns by engaging community memberts to contribute to decisions and polcies that will benefit residents. Funding is intended for projects that will result in...

GrantWatch ID#: 157373

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Provide Artists with Financial Resources and Business Training

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and opportunities that provide artists with the necessary financial resources and business training to enable their active participation in the local economy. Funding is intended to help artists overcome the obstacles that prevent them from contributing to the local econo...

GrantWatch ID#: 157374