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Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Schools for Education to Improve Boater Safety

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $30,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, conservancy districts, schools, and IHEs for boating safety outreach and education activities. The purpose of this program is to reduce boating mishaps, accidents, and fatalities through boater education. Boating safety education...

GrantWatch ID#: 140387

Grants to Mahoning County, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Cancer Services and Ch...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Mahoning County, Ohio nonprofits, schools, churches, and agencies for healthcare programs. The requested amount must receive prior approval by program staff. Funding is intended for projects that meet the Foundation's two program areas: programs or projects that address the needs of cancer patients and/or their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179321
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Grants to Trumbull County, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, Agencies, and Churches for Health Progr...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Trumbull County, Ohio nonprofits, schools, churches, and agencies for innovative projects in the areas of hospice care and education, the needs of cancer patients and their families, diabetes treatment and prevention, orthopedic care and support, and programs designed to improve the quality of women’s and chil...

GrantWatch ID#: 179354

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits to Build Soccer Fields for Children in Underserved Communit...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 09/28/18

In-kind grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to build soccer fields in underserved communities. Letters of intent are due by January 26. Funding is intended to help cover the costs associated with lighting, irrigation, construction, surfacing, and enhancement of soccer fields. Safe Places to Play trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 180328

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe and Responsible Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and P...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, land conservation groups, and public riding areas to promote safe and responsible usage of off-highway vehicles. Eligible programs include those that educate the public on the proper use of land for outdoor recreation and practices that protect access to public lands. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556

Grants to Summit County, Ohio Nonprofits for Arts, Civic Affairs, Health and Human Services,...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Summit County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on the arts and culture, civic affairs, health and human services, and education and early learning. Priorities and application deadlines for each of these focus areas are listed below. Arts and Culture: Summer dance performan...

GrantWatch ID#: 145902

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit Mount Vernon and Knox Coun...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and IHEs to enhance the quality of life in Mount Vernon and Knox County communities. Program areas include education, recreation, arts and culture, health, social services, youth services, and civic and community development. These awards reflect the...

GrantWatch ID#: 172902

Grants to Ohio Public and Private Marinas and Vessel Facilities for Recreational Boat Waste ...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Ohio public and private marinas and vessel facilities to renovate or construct waste dump or pumpout facilities serving recreational vessels. All facilities supported through this program are required to be open to the public. Extra consideration may be given to projects located within the following areas: -W...

GrantWatch ID#: 173235

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Education and Therapy Programs for Students and Underserv...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for music education and music therapy programs. Funding is intended to support educational programming, music projects, therapy, and the purchase of equipment and instruments for schools, camps, hospitals, nursing homes, and other centers. Preference is g...

GrantWatch ID#: 175928

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Youth Basebal...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants averaging $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and school districts that operate youth baseball or softball programs and facilities. Funding may be used to support a new program, enhance or expand an existing program, obtain equipment or facilities, or undertake a collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547
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Matching Grants to USA Organizations, Businesses, and Agencies to Purchase New Playground Sys...

Deadline 10/31/18

Matching grants to USA and territories community organizations, government agencies, schools, and businesses for the purchase of new playground systems for local communities. The goal of this grant program is to help communities provide children and families with more opportunities for play. Funding is available for the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163421

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

Deadline 10/31/18

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 Researchers to Prevent Performance-Enhancing Drug U...

Deadline 12/01/18 LOI Date: 11/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for research to address the root causes of the use of performance-enhancing drugs, and to ultimately decrease their use, by all participants in all sports at all levels of play. Pre-applications are due prior to submitting a full application. Emph...

GrantWatch ID#: 172154
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 11/01/18

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 K‐12 Schools for Programs that Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

Deadline 11/07/18

Grants ranging from $300 to $4,000 to USA K‐12 schools for activities that will lead to lasting healthy changes in the school. Funding is intended for students to engage in fun programs that promote healthy eating and physical activity. Eligible uses of funds include nutrition education materials, kickoff and promotional...

GrantWatch ID#: 176702
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Organizations to Promote Firearms Use, Safety, and ...

Deadline 11/07/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $6,000 to Maine nonprofits, government agencies, and organizations for projects that promote and encourage shooting range activities, hunting safety, and responsible firearms use. Funding is available for two types of grant requests: - The General Grant Application is for supplies, equipm...

GrantWatch ID#: 182006
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Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Pr...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania nonprofits, religious organizations, municipalities, libraries, and schools for programs that benefit the local communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent to the Foundation before applying. The Foundation has provided funding to organizations fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 167070

Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA talented athletes to participate in world-class athletic competitions and pursue excellence in their sport of choice. Funding is intended to cover costs related to coaching, training, equipment, and event participation, including travel expenses. Funding evaluation shall include assessment of an applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 175816
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs and Capital Projects in Education...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits, governmental agencies, churches, and schools in eligible regions for programs and capital projects. Areas of interest include recreation, festivals, arts, education, community development, and human needs. Generally, organizations must be located in Middletown, Franklin, Monroe, Trenton, Lemon To...

GrantWatch ID#: 158321
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Training Program or Sport Psychologist for Importan...

Deadline 12/31/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International training program or sport psychologist for consistent and meaningful contributions to training and education in the field of excercise and sport psychology. This award may also be used to acknowledge a singular contribution to the field. The Awards Committee will consider a wide...

GrantWatch ID#: 159523

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Economic Development, Education, and Vibrant Neig...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $50,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, private agencies, and government entities to improve the quality of life and address community needs in Stark County. Programs can fall in the areas of education, economic development, and neighborhood revitalization. Focus Areas: - Econom...

GrantWatch ID#: 139887
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Grants to USA Active Overseas Military Personnel, Injured Servicemen, or Veterans to Fund Ch...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA active overseas military personnel, severely injured servicemen, or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational activities. Eligible activities include fine arts, youth sports teams, STEM, camps, and tutoring, and other programs. Funding is intended to fill the gaps caused...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

Grants and Donations to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts, STEM, Business, and Athleti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and donations to USA nonprofit organizations and organizations for programs that support lifelong learning. Funding is intended for programs related to STEM/STEAM, character building, career technical education, business and entrepreneurialism, athletics, and arts and music, as well as scholarships.

GrantWatch ID#: 159473

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Golf Programs Serving Individuals with D...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools to provide opportunities for people with disabilities to participate in golf. Funding may be requested by organizations that give individuals with disabilities the opportunity to learn about and participate in the sport of golf,...

GrantWatch ID#: 159924

Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935

In-Kind Grants of Sports Equipment to USA Schools to Develop Fitness, Coordination, and Moto...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools to provide students with a fun and unique sports experience that promotes the development of motor skills, fitness, sequencing, patterning, concentration, and focus, as well as ambidexterity and hand-eye coordination. The grant consists of a 30-set Speed Stacks Sport Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161037

In-Kind Grants to USA, Mexico, and Edmonton, Alberta Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA, Mexico, and Edmonton, Alberta nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and assist organizations in planning and building a safe, customized play space to meet community needs. Projects may invo...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580

Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Sports and Health, ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to support programs in the following program areas: social welfare, arts and culture, education, and health and sports. Funding is intended to improve the lives of those less privileged and to support organizations and projects that are expected to achieve a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163829
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Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Innovative Approaches to Promoting Healthy ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and universities for unconventional and innovative strategies to promote a culture of health. The Foundation invites proposals for creative and pioneering strategies that promote its mission to foster a culture of health in the nation. The Foundation awards most g...

GrantWatch ID#: 167051

Grants to West Virginia and Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties for ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Ohio and West Virginia nonprofit organizations and public institutions, including public schools and government agencies, for projects benefiting residents in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support small, time-sensitive projects in the areas of Education, Arts and Culture, Recreation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172823

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Youth Organizations for Hunting, Fishing, and Other...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and youth or family-oriented groups to promote outdoor activities, such as hunting, fishing, archery, trapping, and shooting sports. The purpose of this program is to support activities that are otherwise unaffordable for the sponsoring organization...

GrantWatch ID#: 173599

Raise Money on YouHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "crowd". https://...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Groups, and Organizations for Projects that Encourage Clean and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofit organizations, boating clubs, and student groups for unique projects that educate about and promote safe and clean boating. Funding is intended to encourage positive behavior changes within in the boating community and recreational boaters. The Foundation is most interested in fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 175528

In-Kind Grants to USA Coaches and Instructors for Handball Equipment for New Players

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to qualified USA coaches and instructors to equip new handball players with eye guards, balls, and gloves. Funding is intended to foster the development of new handball players and to respond to emerging local interest in the sport.

GrantWatch ID#: 176810

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Health of Underserved Residents of Cuy...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations and government agencies to benefit residents of underserved communities in Cuyahoga County. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Proposals should focus on addressing issues of health equity and social determinants of health. Requests for discre...

GrantWatch ID#: 180123

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

Deadline Ongoing

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to participate in a 10-month service program teaching English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Masa Israel Teaching Fellows opera...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Tennis Organizations to Cover Tournament Travel Expenses For Junior ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,750 to USA nonprofit tennis organizations to offset travel expenses for junior tennis athletes of diverse or ethnic backgrounds to attend national events. Funding is intended to support programs which are striving to support its best young players to reach the highest level in national junior tennis. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180858

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Schools, and Churches for Community Impact Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits, government entities, K-12 schools, IHEs, and faith-based organizations for community development projects. Primary consideration for the grant program is to support local organizations with programs that align with Walmart and the Foundation’s areas of giving. Walm...

GrantWatch ID#: 180906
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Grants to USA, Canada, International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Agencies for ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, individuals, and government agencies to support a broad range of research, outreach, and education in the fields of oceanic and atmospheric research and environmental protection. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182597
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Grants to USA Park and Club Owners, Employees, and Members for OHV Trail Improvement Related ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $250 to continental USA individuals who either own or work at a private or public off-road park or belong to a 4X4 or OHV club for trail improvement related projects. Eligible projects could include trail clean-ups, trail restoration, and trail expansion, to name a few. The funding source strongly advocates fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182914

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations in Multiple States for Child...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $100 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, faith-based organizations, and public funded service agencies for programs to improve the health and wellness of children in communities where the Funding Source has a business presence. Grants range from monetary donations to ALDI gift cards. ALDI Smar...

GrantWatch ID#: 183698
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In-Kind Grants of Yoga Mats to USA Certified Yoga Teachers to Benefit Underserved Populations

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA certified yoga teachers for yoga mats to increase access to yoga, particularly in underserved populations. These populations can include active duty military, at-risk teens, veterans, prisoners, and others. Preference is given to teachers looking to expand or launch a yoga outreach project.

GrantWatch ID#: 183938

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and District Orga...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofits, district organizations, Indian Tribes, IHEs, and state, county, and city governments in eligible counties to develop and implement distaster recovery plans. Funding is intended to address economic issues resulting from hurricanes, wildfires, and other natural disa...

GrantWatch ID#: 184086

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators for Short-Term Research Projects to P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers to complete a short-term (less than 6 months) research project that works towards solving an acute anti-doping problem, or prepares for a larger-scale project. Projects could include expanding knowledge on performance enhancing substances, providing refe...

GrantWatch ID#: 184311