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Minnesota Grants for Preschools, Early Childhood Grants:  146 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 to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 04/24/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Prize to a USA K-12 School for Science Lab Improvements and STEM Resources

Deadline 04/27/18

Prize of $10,000 to a USA K-12 school to enhance the quality of STEM education. The prize money will be used for a science lab makeover, or for the purchase of STEM-related supplies, technology, and equipment. Teachers are invited to enter their school in the sweepstakes during the open period.

GrantWatch ID#: 183403

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Housing, Education, an...

Deadline 04/30/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Environment, Human Services, Disaster Re...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support a wide range of community and environmental causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of education, human services, disaster relief, health, arts, and culture. The Foundation makes both program and operating grants and...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA K-12 Educators to Implement Creative Classroom Projects

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $27,000 to USA full-time K-12 teachers and educators to support creative projects in classrooms throughout the country. Funding must be used to further the projects, as described in the submitted application, within the school or school system. Each of the 100 finalists will receive an awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 178562

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 04/30/18

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

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

Deadline 04/30/18

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 USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Geogra...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants of $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, school districts, universities, and public institutions for specific programs that enhance geography education in schools. Funding should be used to promote geographic literacy at the classroom, district, or statewide level; and to encourage the integr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180978

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Life Outcomes for Vulnerable Children

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to promote better learning, economic, and health outcomes for children ages 0-8, with an emphasis on vulnerable communities. This program supports advocacy, policymaker leadership, and research to achieve these goals. The Alliance for Early Success is a catalyst...

GrantWatch ID#: 171736

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research Projects to Improve Educati...

Deadline 05/01/18

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

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

Awards to USA Teachers to Recognize Excellence in Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise Educa...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards of $7,500 and one award of $15,000 to recognize outstanding USA K-12 and college educators who have brought creativity and passion to their classrooms as they teach students about entrepreneurship and the free enterprise system. These awards will be given to teachers at the elementary, junior high school, high scho...

GrantWatch ID#: 177419

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

Deadline 05/01/18

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

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 05/01/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Educators in Multiple States for Contributions to Earth Scienc...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 teachers and educators in multiple states and provinces to recognize outstanding contributions to earth sciences education. Nominations are invited on behalf of exemplary teachers who have made positive contributions to pre-college education. The Outstanding Earth Science Teacher Awards pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180980

Grants to USA School Districts and Schools to to Provide Healthy Food in Cafeterias

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA schools and grants of $10,000 to USA school districts that participate in the Country's National School Lunch Program (NSLP). Funding will be provided to schools to create lunchroom programs that enable students to taste fresh vegetables and fruits. Goals of the programs are to: - Increase st...

GrantWatch ID#: 176220

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 05/04/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and agencies to purchase playground equipment to construct or renovate a playground. Priority will be given to applicants that serve children from low-income communities. Special consideration is also given to communities that have been impacted by a disaster. Competitive a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051

Grants to USA K-12 Schools for Field Trips to a Delaware Art Museum

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA K-12 schools for field trips to an art museum in Wilmington, Delaware. Applicants may request support for student admissions to the museum, as well as reimbursement for transportation costs. Applications will be considered from public, private, and parochial schools in any State.

GrantWatch ID#: 176182

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals for Research on Schoo...

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, IHEs, and certain qualified individuals for research addressing violence and safety in the nation’s schools. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the proposal deadline. Overview: The Comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178848

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

Deadline 05/07/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, and Agencies to Promote PreK-12 Computer Scienc...

Deadline 05/09/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and government agencies to promote computer science and computational thinking educational opportunities for PreK-12 students. Proposals are invited for researcher-practitioner partnerships that aim to increase participation in CS and CT formal STEM learning all all grade levels...

GrantWatch ID#: 183161

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 05/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofits for museums, cultural, and performing arts programs; schools, hospitals, educational and skills training programs, and programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped; environmental and wildlife protection activities; and other programs that address community needs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 05/10/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Universities to Raise Awareness About Cens...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants of $1,000 and grants of $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and universities for programs and activities that raise awareness about censorship issues and intellectual freedom. Proposed activities must take place during the week of September 23rd through the 29th, during the annual Banned Book...

GrantWatch ID#: 144035

Grants to Minnesota and North Dakota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Local Comm...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $15,000 to Clay County, Minnesota, and Cass County, North Dakota nonprofit organizations, churches, schools, and government agencies to benefit local communities. Program areas include community building, education, basic human needs, and arts and culture. Community Building: The Foundati...

GrantWatch ID#: 179233

Grants to Multiple USA States and Manitoba Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Baseb...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Southwest Florida, and Manitoba nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and schools to improve facilities used by youth baseball or softball programs. Funding may be requested for the construction and renovation of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180057
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States to Promote Healthy Childhood Develo...

Deadline 08/31/18 LOI Date: 05/11/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Western Wisconsin nonprofit organizations and government agencies to promote early childhood health. Initial applications are due May 11. The funding source seeks proposals that focus on developing healthy families to foster optimal growth and developmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180522

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for the Digitization of Cultural Heritage Resour...

Deadline 05/11/18

Grants to Minnesota libraries, museums, historical societies, archives, and other nonprofit or governmental agencies for the preservation of the state’s cultural heritage resources. Applicants should contact program staff prior to applying. This program will cover the cost of digitizing qualifying materials. This prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181019

Grants to Todd-Wadena Area, Minnesota Nonprofits for Education, Youth, Environment, Economic ...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofits, governmental organizations, and schools for projects that improve the quality of life in Todd and Wadena Counties. Funded projects should fall in the areas of disaster relief, economic development, community service, environment, education, and youth. The following factors will be conside...

GrantWatch ID#: 151314
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Grants to USA K-8 Teachers for Agricultural Classroom Projects

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA K-8 teachers to incorporate agricultural projects into the classroom curriculum. This may involve setting up a compost system for the classroom, an educational garden, worm bins, and other projects that connect students with agriculture and the environment. Examples of Possible Projects: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 152893

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 and Territories Nonprofits and Individuals for Research to Benefit Children Ag...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 05/15/18

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, public governmental institutions, and individuals for research projects focused on health and nutrition for infants and young children, ages 0-3. The deadline to submit a concept paper is May 15. Priority funding is intended for research in the areas of nutrition...

GrantWatch ID#: 176904
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Group for Contributions to History Education in Gra...

Deadline 05/15/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International group to recognize outstanding contributions to K-12 history education. Nominations are invited on behalf of a group which has contributed to elementary, middle, and secondary history education including specific initiatives and career contributions.

GrantWatch ID#: 180737

Scholarships to USA Teachers and Counselors for Professional Development to Help Gifted Chil...

Deadline 05/16/18

Scholarships to USA teachers, school psychologists, and school counselors working in Title I schools to participate in a unique professional development opportunity. Applications are invited from professionals who are committed to helping gifted children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. NAGC Miss...

GrantWatch ID#: 160187
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States for Youth Literacy ...

Deadline 05/17/18

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, K-12 schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries to promote literacy for youth in states where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support literacy programs that target K-12 students who are: - Below grade level readers; - Readers wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349
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Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Meet the Educational Needs of Homele...

Deadline 05/21/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for programs and services that aim to meet the educational needs of children and youth experiencing homelessness. Funding is intended to remove barriers for homeless youth to participate in school and to improve studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180873

Awards to Recognize the Founders of USA Nonprofit Organizations that Serve Women and Children

Deadline 05/24/18

Awards starting at $25,000 to recognize the founders of USA nonprofit social impact organizations that serve low and middle-income women and children. The organization's mission must have a primary objective related to improving health, education, esteem, or related to social reform. These Awards are intended to recogni...

GrantWatch ID#: 181511
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Grants to USA Government Agencies to Promote Employment for Needy Families

Deadline 05/29/18

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands human services agencies to enhance the employment outcomes for needy families receiving temporary assistance. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Agencies will participate in technical assistance...

GrantWatch ID#: 183422
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects that Impact Students and the Community

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA K-12 public school teachers to support innovative educational projects that have the potential to prepare students for the future and make a lasting impact on the community. Teachers will enter this contest with their ideas and compete for grants during a public voting period in October 2018. Previously f...

GrantWatch ID#: 157473
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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 USA Nonprofits for Education, Social Welfare, Arts, Religion, and Medical Research ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of programs and projects that aim to promote the welfare of the public. The funding source responds to requests that are deemed most appropriate to promote education, the arts, social welfare, medical research, and religion as determined by the Board...

GrantWatch ID#: 180745
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Health, Disaster Relief, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source operates. Initiatives should focus on disaster relief, helping children and families, access to medical and health services, services for U.S. troops, pharmacy education, and education for underserved youth. The pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 183443
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Promote Economic and Community...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that promote economic and community wellbeing in the cities where the Funding Source is located. An eligibility survey must be completed between April and May 2018. Funding is intended for organizations in Arkansas, Arizona, Califor...

GrantWatch ID#: 169781
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Grants to Minnesota and Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies to Address the Needs of Winona Area...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Minnesota and Wisconsin nonprofits and government agencies to improve the quality of life in the Winona region. Applicants must contact Foundation staff prior to submitting an application. Focus areas include health, social services, environment, civic or education issues, arts, and culture. Orga...

GrantWatch ID#: 173611
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Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and IHEs for Education, Arts, Health, Human Services, Economic...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations and IHEs for projects, general operating, and capital support. Funding is intended for education and higher education, health and human services, community needs, arts, and culture, and economic independence. Priority funding is intended for the following areas: Economic ind...

GrantWatch ID#: 180325

Opportunity for USA Children and Youth with Disabilities to Feature Their Artwork in an Onli...

Deadline 06/06/18

An opportunity is available for USA preK-12 children with disabilities to display their artwork in an online exhibition. Selected artwork featured in the online series will be displayed at a live exhibition located in Washington, DC. Applications are invited for visual art pieces within the program specifications. This...

GrantWatch ID#: 154524

Awards to USA School and Community Based Educators for Outstanding Family Engagement Projects

Deadline 06/08/18

One award of $5,000 and an award of $20,000 to USA school and community-based family educators in recognition of outstanding efforts to engage families in the educational process. Funding is intended to support the implementation of the recipients' innovative ideas and to expand their programming. Both winners will rece...

GrantWatch ID#: 149872
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Psychologist to Research the Effects of Identity on...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grant of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career psychologist for research and demonstration projects that foster understanding of the relationship between self-identity and scholastic achievement, primarily for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Applications are invited for projects demonstrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 132694
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states for a range of programs that benefit local communities where the funding source operates. The funding source concentrates its community support the priority areas of conservation and the environment, early childhood education (birth to five years), empowe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174648