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Minnesota Economic Development Grants:  83 Economic Development Grants for Minnesota.

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 and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship resulting in the publication of policy papers, journal articles, and books. The Foundation will also f...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

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

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants and Loans to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and Tribes to Increase Broadband ...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants and loans to USA and territories state and local governments and agencies, Tribes, nonprofits, for-profit corporations, LLCs, and cooperative or mutual organizations to expand broadband access in eligible rural areas. Funding may be used for the construction, improvement, or acquisition of facilities and equipment n...

GrantWatch ID#: 185321

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Students for Innovative Solutions to Global and Bus...

Deadline 04/24/19

Prizes ranging from $300 to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International groups of two to three students ages 13-24 to come up with innovative solutions to business challenges and global issues, as identified by the United Nations. Groups must brainstorm and write a one-minute commercial storyboard and script describing their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282

Grants to USA and International Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Pove...

Deadline 04/24/19

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA and International 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 06/13/19 Conference Date: 04/24/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for research and development projects to establish the feasibility of marketing risky, unproven technologies. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to submitting an application. Applicants must also complete required registration prior to applying. Funding is intended to...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Benton, Stearns, and Sherbu...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to Central Minnesota nonprofit, schools, and government entities to promote positive and lasting change in Benton, Stearns, and Sherburne Counties. Focus areas for funding include education, economy, and community engagement. The Foundation is looking to build partnerships during the g...

GrantWatch ID#: 185147

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174464

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

Deadline 05/09/19

Grants to USA and territories cooperative extensions at qualifying land grant colleges and universities for programs to assist farm workers, farmers, and farm family members with disabilities. Funding is intended to help beneficiaries succeed in the agricultural industry. Program elements include education, marketing, netw...

GrantWatch ID#: 154693
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Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/17/19 Conference Date: 05/09/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 162930
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Grants to Central Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Start-Up and Capa...

Deadline 05/10/19

Grants of up to $7,500 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 prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority consideration is giv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180284

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

Deadline 05/10/19

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 Nonprofit Visual Arts Organizations for General Operating and Specific Project ...

Deadline 05/30/19 LOI Date: 05/10/19

Grants of up to $40,000 USA to small and medium-size nonprofit arts organizations for general operating and specific project support. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to support visual arts organizations that promote progress and innovation; that present diverse and under-re...

GrantWatch ID#: 185411

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

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofits, governmental organizations, and schools for projects that benefit local residents in Todd and Wadena Counties. Projects should align with the following areas of focus: disaster relief, economic development, community service, environment, education, and youth. The following factors will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151314

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Human Welfare, and Arts and Cul...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations to address local community needs. Program areas include education, human welfare, arts and culture, and civic enhancement. The Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended to prepare individuals for economic independence throug...

GrantWatch ID#: 185068

Grants to USA Scholars for Behavioral Economics Research Addressing Diversity and Immigration

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars to support high-level research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Applications are invited for proposals addressing immigration, race, and ethnicity in the co...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368

Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369
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Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research Addressing the Causes of Inequality in Ame...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA scholars for innovative research addressing factors that contribute to inequality in America. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Studies will address how economic, political, and social inequalities have affected outcomes in these areas. This includes equality of access and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/23/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. level or equivalent to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation is esp...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Promote Economic and Community...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit the communities and the economy of the cities where the Funding Source is located. Funding is intended for organizations in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, M...

GrantWatch ID#: 169781
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/19

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

Grants to Hutchinson Area, Minnesota Nonprofits and Businesses to Market Local Events

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Hutchinson, Minnesota nonprofit and for-profit organizations for assistance in marketing local events. Funds from this program are used exclusively for event marketing and the goal is to attract more visitors to the Hutchinson area. Advertising and marketing components may include newspapers, m...

GrantWatch ID#: 156102
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Grants to Minneapolis, Minnesota Businesses for the Implementation of Energy Efficient Improv...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to Minneapolis, Minnesota businesses and multifamily buildings for the implementation of energy efficient improvements and practices. Funding is intended to support upgrades undertaken by City building owners to enhance their operations while reducing their ecological footprint. Priority will be shown to buildings i...

GrantWatch ID#: 179244
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Grants to Minneapolis, Minnesota Building Owners for the Installation of Upgraded Solar Powe...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to Minneapolis, Minnesota building owners for the implementation of solar upgrades. Funding is intended to provide opportunities for owners of commercial and multifamily buildings to enhance their business operations while reducing their environmental footprint. Priority will be shown to buildings located within the...

GrantWatch ID#: 182920
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Grants to USA Small Businesses to Research and Develop Marketable High-Risk Technologies

Deadline 06/13/19

Grants to USA and territories small businesses for early-stage research and development projects. A Project Pitch must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support the development of innovative, technically risky technologies in nearly any science and technology field that are likely to produce a...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Grassroots Social Change Initiatives

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants ranging from $6,000 to $12,000 to USA organizations in states west of the Mississippi River to support grassroots social change activities. Eligible States include Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Nort...

GrantWatch ID#: 181081

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Housing, Education, Health, and Human Servic...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 06/15/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs and projects in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area for affordable housing, education, and health and human services. New applicants must submit an LOI prior to the submission of a full application. Grants are made primarily in the Twin Ci...

GrantWatch ID#: 181665

Grants to Rural Minnesota Nonprofits to Promote Healthy, Inclusive Rural Communities

Deadline 06/15/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to rural Minnesota organizations for programs and projects that focus on promoting healthy, inclusive rural communities. Funding will specifically be provided for proposals that focus on the Itasca area, community leadership, and expanding opportunities for community residents. Focus Area 1 -...

GrantWatch ID#: 182385
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernmental organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals: -Promote and defend h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for High-Level Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/27/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

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

Deadline 06/27/19

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

In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 06/30/19

In-kind donations of up to 20 computers to USA nonprofit organizations to expand their capacity to address the needs of underserved populations. Donations are intended to help organizations improve their ability to provide services such as education, job training, technology training, and health care. An InterConnectio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178435
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Grants to Northeastern Minnesota Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Children and Families,...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants to Northeastern Minnesota nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies for programs that focus on children, youth, and families, as well as community and individual well-being. Eligible organizations must operate in Carlton, Aitkin, Cook, Koochiching, Itasca, St. Louis, and Lake Counties. Organizations m...

GrantWatch ID#: 161199
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, envir...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Grants to Saint Paul Area, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Health, Arts, and...

Deadline 07/09/19

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies to strengthen local communities and improve the lives of disadvantaged residents. Programs may align with the following primary areas of interest: include education, youth development, housing, health, human services, community and economic dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 177498

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits in the East Metro Region of Saint Paul for Community Vitality...

Deadline 07/09/19

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota nonprofits in Dakota, Ramsey, and Washington counties for programs that address racial equity and improve community vitality. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of community connectedness, economic security and opportunity, education, health, housing, transportation, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179118
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Upper Midwestern States for Programs that Address Climate Change ...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 to North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa nonprofit organizations to address climate change in the Upper Midwest region. Funding may be requested for policy education, community action, administrative action, sustainable business and community solutions, and pilot ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177293

Grants to USA Nonprofits in the Great Lakes Region for Programs Related to Racial Equity and ...

Deadline 08/07/19

Grants to Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations for public policy initiatives to advance economic mobility and racial equity in the Great Lakes region. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Program areas include culture, environment, democracy, education ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180278

Grants to New Ulm, Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Arts, Historic Preservat...

Deadline 08/15/19

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 to Strengthen Operations and Improve Organizational Capacity

Deadline 08/20/19

Grants to Minnesota nonprofits to strengthen internal operations, organizational capacity, and management capabilities in order to better serve their communities. Interested applicants must contact the Foundation prior to applying. Funding is intended to finance the cost of consultation or technical assistance, and offset...

GrantWatch ID#: 173759

Grants to Rock County, Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Community and Economic De...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants to Rock County, Minnesota nonprofits, government agencies, and academic and research institutions for programs to enhance the quality of life in the Luverne community. Funding is intended for organizations and projects dedicated to community and civic affairs; social and economic growth; health and wellness; youth; ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179293
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Foster Social, Economic, and Cultural Development

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that support arts, culture, and economic and racial justice. Funding is intended for programs that address the Foundation's focus areas, and that have a regional, national, and global impact. In addition to the eligibility criteria, the Foundation suggests that applic...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming nonprofits for education, job training, and community and economic development projects. The purpose of this grant is to imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 130602
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Grants to USA Nonprofit and For-Profit Organizations, IHEs, Affiliated Individuals, and Agenci...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, affiliated individuals, and government entities for engineering research in the area of thermal transport phenomena. Funding is intended to promote the development of new basic knowledge, or to combine established knowledge to probe new areas of innovation. Emphas...

GrantWatch ID#: 133606

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, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555
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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 North Dakota and Minnesota Nonprofits for Civic and Economic Development in Eligib...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Grand Forks, North Dakota and East Grand Forks, Minnesota nonprofit organizations for civic innovation and economic development. Funding is intended to support economic mobility and entrepreneurship, improve civic infrastructure, and promote the interaction of people from diverse backgrounds. Promoting civic i...

GrantWatch ID#: 156261

Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Promote Social and Environmental Justice

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. This program supports organizations seeking to further their mission through collaboration and networking with other grassroots organizations. Priority will be given to small, community-based groups seeking to meet face-to-fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Community Benefit and Environmental Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include environment, environmental educ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156969