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Minnesota Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  153 Preschool Grants for Minnesota.

Grants for early childhood programs, grants for childcare and daycare programs to promote literacy, nutrition & physical activity at preschools including food gardens, outdoor classrooms and playgrounds.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Family Wellbeing

Deadline 07/03/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, for-profits, government agencies, and IHEs to develop, implement, and evaluate strategies to strengthen families, including families at risk for child maltreatment. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program...

GrantWatch ID#: 183590

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Research to Promote Nutrition and Wellbeing for Ch...

Deadline 09/26/18 LOI Date: 07/18/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and public agencies for research on system, policy, and environmental strategies that will improve the health and wellbeing of children. Concept papers are due July 18. This program seeks to help all children achieve optimal nutrition and a healthy weight. Backgroun...

GrantWatch ID#: 169949

Grants to USA and Canada PreK-8 Schools for Art-Infused Professional Development Initiatives

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants of $2,500 and art supplies valued at $1,000 to USA and Canada PreK-8 schools whose principal is a funding source member for art-infused professional development programs that utilize creative capacity-building. Funding is intended to create a school-wide commitment to art-infused education for the long-term and to h...

GrantWatch ID#: 171168

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 to Central Minnesota Nonprofits and For-Profits to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to Central Minnesota nonprofit and for-profit organizations for a broad range of activities that benefit community residents within the funding source’s service area. Eligible Counties include Stearns, Morrison, Todd, Pope, Douglas, and Kandiyohi. Application decisions will be made according to applicant need and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 143524

Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685

Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Basic Needs and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to North Dakota, Wisconsin, and Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions to meet basic needs and promote economic self-sufficiency and social and civic participation of area residents. Funding is intended to support programs, general operations, and, for community foundations on...

GrantWatch ID#: 178983
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In-Kind Support to USA Schools for Bowling Education and Equipment for Students in Grades K-8

Deadline 06/30/18

In-kind support of bowling curriculum materials and equipment to USA schools, bowling centers, and associations to benefit K-8 students. The program is designed to introduce school-age children to the sport of bowling and to promote a lifelong enjoyment of the sport. Funding is intended to foster youth and community health...

GrantWatch ID#: 164518
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Progr...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and K-12 schools to equip music programs with stringed instruments. The applicant organization must show evidence of need and a commitment to raising matching funds. Funding is intended to give children nationwide the opportunity to play high-quality stringed instruments so as to provide them with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178727

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that mitigate the environmental impact of humans on the planet. The Company aims to cultivate relationships with those who are looking to make an impact to help inspire others to joyously embrace sustainable choices. Program areas include yout...

GrantWatch ID#: 180850

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Arts, Education, Social Services, ...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants ranging between $10,000 and $30,000 to Minnesota nonprofits, government agencies, and schools for projects that will benefit the residents of Douglas County. Funding may support projects in the areas of education, social services, health, civic activities, and arts and culture. The Foundation will fund new or ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 181247

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Arts Programming, Education, and Services

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofits, schools, and churches for arts education, services, and programming. Eligible proposals are those that provide services for artists; artistic programs that engage the community; leadership training that will increase an arts organization's strength and capacity for the long term; a...

GrantWatch ID#: 183510

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits to Support Education, Children at Risk, and Youth Mentoring in...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on supporting education and children and youth at-risk in the Twin Cities metropolitan area of Minneapolis and St. Paul. In addition, funding will also be provided for youth mentoring programs. Specific to mentoring, the Foundation is part...

GrantWatch ID#: 149139

Grants to Minnesota Schools, Organizations, and Groups for Agricultural Education and Rural ...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to Minnesota school districts, community organizations, and agricultural groups to enhance rural communities and agricultural education in regions where the funding source has a business presence. In addition, scholarships are available to qualifying high school seniors who are entering college. Applications may be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157778

Grants to Northeastern Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Children and Families,...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants to Northeastern Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies for programs focusing on children, youth, and families, opportunities for self-reliance, and rural aging. Priorities for each of these focus areas are outlined further below. Grant Guidelines: Eligible organizations must operate i...

GrantWatch ID#: 161199

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

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve Facilities Serving Homeless and Hung...

Deadline 07/01/18

Grants averaging less than $7,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and schools for programs in hunger relief and housing or shelter for homeless individuals and those experiencing domestic violence. Funding is primarily intended to help organizations expand and improve their fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 178082

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Advance K-12 STEM ...

Deadline 07/02/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to ensure that PreK-12 students receive quality STEM and computer education. The purpose of this program is to prepare students with the essential competencies, skills, and dispositions required to succeed in a computer-dependent world. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 179207

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 07/02/18

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Health, Human Services, ...

Deadline 07/06/18

Grants of up to $25,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible states to positively impact local communities. Applications are accepted from organizations working in the following areas: health and human services, arts, culture, employment, and education. The purpose of this grants program is to...

GrantWatch ID#: 181533

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Related to An...

Deadline 07/10/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for exploratory and broad-interest projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: wildlife, the human journey, or the changing pl...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 07/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177

Grants to Saint Paul Area, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Arts, and Community...

Deadline 07/10/18

Grants to Saint Paul Metropolitan Area, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies to strengthen local communities and improve the lives of disadvantaged individuals. First-time applicants are advised to register on the grants portal well in advance of the deadline. Primary program areas include community an...

GrantWatch ID#: 177498
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Nutrition, Wo...

Deadline 07/10/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, for-profits, NGOs, IHEs, and research institutions to address the issue of global warming by reducing food waste, improving girls’ education and women’s rights, and supporting plant-rich diets. Entries will compete for a cash prize in these four issue ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Grief Support Services to Underserved Children and ...

Deadline 07/26/18 Conference Date: 07/12/18

Grants of up to $50,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations and schools to increase the availability of grief support services for underserved children and youth. The purpose of this grant is to expand programs to support bereaved children and teens who are not currently benefitting from existing services. Target ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173692

Grants to Central Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Start-Up and Capa...

Deadline 08/17/18 LOI Date: 07/13/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Central Minnesota nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for start-ups and capacity building programs to strengthen businesses and nonprofits and address workforce shortages. Applicants must submit a letter of intent by January 12, 2018. Support is intended to serve the people an...

GrantWatch ID#: 180284
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

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

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society, and to come together on common issues. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. Funding is intended to meet needs at the pre-college education level, as identified by experts in...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593
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Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and Municipalities for Community Benefit Programs to Improve ...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and public school districts for programs that improve the quality of life within ISD 728 and the areas surrounding Elk River, Otsego, Rogers and Zimmerman. Funding is intended for programs in the following areas: - Social, Cultural, and Leisure: To enhance ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 169785

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Hunger Relief, Education, and th...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Utah nonprofits and public schools to improve the well-being, quality of life and education, and economic health of communities in eligible counties where employees of the Funding Source live and work. Funding is also intended to improve education and the enviro...

GrantWatch ID#: 178130

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth-Led Environmental Stewardship Education Projec...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for youth-oriented projects that promote environmental stewardship. Funding is intended to support solution-oriented, youth-led projects that result in real environmental outcomes. The goals of these grants are to: - Empower youth by providing...

GrantWatch ID#: 178257

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Early Education, After School, Literacy, STEM,...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in eligible states and communities for early childhood education, after-school programs, mentoring, STEM, literacy, and job training programs. Funding is intended for educational programs that equip at-risk students from the pre-K to post-secondary level with the skills needed to succeed in today's...

GrantWatch ID#: 180299
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Religious Centers to Strengthen and Build the America...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, religious centers, mosques, and schools for efforts to build and strengthen the American Muslim community. Eligible proposals are those that address the areas of civil and human rights, community wellness, understanding, and building strong leadership and institutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 183746
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Grants to USA Businesses, Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Agencies for Environmental Education in...

Deadline 07/27/18

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $75,000 to New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin K-12 schools, IHEs, nonprofits, and government agencies for youth environmental education. Projects must target students and teachers located in the Great Lakes watershed. Program Objective: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168071
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Housing, Education, an...

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants ranging from $7,500 to $10,000 to Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. If requesting support for capital campaigns, strategic investments, or large-scale initiatives, you must contact...

GrantWatch ID#: 141579
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Armenian-American Youth Programs

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA organizations to positively impact the lives of Armenian-American youth. Consideration will be given to both local and national projects. The Foundation supports Armenian education, cultural activities, camping, and athletic programs that foster cultural appreciation and knowledge in youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 142791
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Innovations to Improve Health Outcomes and STEM Education

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support innovative projects that will improve healthcare outcomes or promote the STEM disciplines. Proposed activities must meet at least one of the following objectives: present a new tool, technology, or approach to solve a health challenge; or develop skills and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168203
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Grants and In-Kind Grants of Books to USA PreK-12 Teachers to Build Classroom Libraries

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of $500 and in-kind grants of books valued at $520 to USA and territories PreK-12 teachers to help build their classroom libraries. Funding is intended to increase the accessibility of quality books to as many children as possible by bringing books into classroom libraries.

GrantWatch ID#: 170554
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060
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Grants to St. Cloud Area, Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Enhance Early Child...

Deadline 09/25/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to St. Cloud Area, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies, such as public school districts and IHEs, to enhance the quality of early childhood care and education for local communities. Letters of inquiry are due by January 4. The Foundation believes in: -Building stronger...

GrantWatch ID#: 163196

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects to Improve Educati...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers who are affiliated with a college, university, school district, nonprofit research facility, or nonprofit cultural institution for small research projects to improve education. Applicants must have earned a doctorate degree in an academic discipline or p...

GrantWatch ID#: 172494
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854
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Grants to Northwest Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Local Arts Events, Progr...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Northwest Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to implement arts programming and events in Kittson, Norman, Polk, Red Lake, Pennington, Marshall, and Roseau Counties. This program supports activities in all artistic disciplines, including but not limited to theater, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177076
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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
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Grants to Ohio and Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Basic Needs, and Human Welf...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Cleveland Area, Ohio and Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies to benefit eligible communities across a broad range of areas. Applications may be submitted for various funds in areas such as education, healthcare, basic human needs, the environment, and programs benefitti...

GrantWatch ID#: 179277
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Music Education

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for programs that provide music education to children and youth throughout the nation. Particular interest is given to organizations that take innovative approaches, operate with a low overhead, and demonstrate collaborative elements in their wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181377

Grants to West Central Minnesota Nonprofits for Education, Economic Development, Environment...

Deadline 08/13/18

Grants to West Central Minnesota nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area of Pope, Stevens, Douglas, Stearns, Ottertail, Grant, and Todd counties. Program areas include economic development, community services, youth and education, disaster relief, and the environment. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180333
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Grants to New Ulm, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Arts, Historic Preservat...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to New Ulm, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and agencies for programs located within the boundaries of the local school district that are related to one or more of the Foundation's four pillars of focus. The four pillars are historic preservation, education, economic development, and the arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 159244
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Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Local Arts Activities in Willmar

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofits, schools, and government agencies for activities that promote an appreciation of the arts in Willmar. The purpose of this program is to assist small and mid-sized arts organizations in the local area. Requests will also be considered from community organizations for arts activities. Considera...

GrantWatch ID#: 172272