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Ohio Economic Development Grants:  80 Economic Development Grants for Ohio.

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, Agencies, and IHEs to Integrate Arts and Culture into Social and Ci...

Deadline 08/08/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofits and government entities for collaborative projects that integrate arts, design, and culture into community development initiatives. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that promote systemic changes t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA Individuals and Non-Federal Entities for U.S. Fisheries Related Research and D...

Deadline 11/12/19 LOI Date: 07/30/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Compact Free Associations individuals and non-federal associations, corporations, and nonprofits for research and development projects related to U.S. fisheries. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal and complete required registrations before applying. Proposals submitted to this compe...

GrantWatch ID#: 186128

Grants to USA Nonprofit Community Housing Organizations Serving Rural and Native American Pop...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA nonprofit community development and housing organizations, Tribes, and Tribal housing entities and authorities serving rural areas to strengthen capacity to implement housing programs for low-income residents. An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 186268

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Island Nonprofit Community Development and Housing Org...

Deadline 09/09/19 LOI Date: 07/24/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Island nonprofit community development and housing organizations to strengthen capacity and increase their ability to develop and execute housing programs for low-income residents. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to help organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 186267

Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/18/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives and organizations that are national in scope. Applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grant to a USA Local Government of a Small Community to Redevelop Commercial Districts and I...

Deadline 07/30/19

Grant to a USA or territories city, county, township, or special district government of a small community (under 50,000 residents) to renovate traditional or historic Main Street areas or business districts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to replac...

GrantWatch ID#: 159643

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Crisis Relief, Economic Empowerment, and Arts Programming

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of economic empowerment, crisis relief, professional performing arts and museums, and employee match programs in communities where the funding source's facilities are located. The Foundation focuses on issuing grants in several key areas listed below. In o...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533

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

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants starting at $5,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, colleges, and universities to enhance the quality of life in Knox County and Mount Vernon communities. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of recreation, education, arts and culture, health, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172902

Grants to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Education...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants averaging $20,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of education, diversity, environment, arts and culture, and community and economic development. Eligible re...

GrantWatch ID#: 175758
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Grants to USA Organizations for Legal Services That Benefit Disadvantage People and Groups

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA organizations for legal services that benefit disadvantaged people. Funding is intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of underserved individuals and groups in the country through systemic litigation. The Foundation is looking to award grants for systemic type cases that will have an impact on ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185934

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Startups to Participate in a Brand-Building ...

Deadline 08/04/19

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International startup companies to participate in a brand-building accelerator program in Cincinnati, Ohio. Participants are required to be full-time, in residence for the duration of the program. The program provides startups with access to the expert services of mentors and consultants to...

GrantWatch ID#: 180861
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Grants to USA CDCs to Support Social Enterprises that Provide Economic Opportunities for Low...

Deadline 08/05/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community development corporations to support the development of social enterprises that create business and employment opportunities for low-income families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The Community Development Corporations funded unde...

GrantWatch ID#: 186350

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 Delaware County, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Health Prog...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants range from $1,000 to $10,000 to Delaware County, Ohio nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs in the areas of arts, civic affairs, education, environment, health, and social services. In special circumstances, applications for general operating support are considered. Examples of funding: - ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160333

Grants to Huron County, Ohio Nonprofits to Benefit Children and for Recreation, Arts, Health,...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants to Huron County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for creative programs that benefit residents of the local community. Funding is intended to support projects that benefit children and increase access to physical activity, particularly in low-income areas. Focus areas for funding are education, civic affairs, arts and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 165675
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Grants to Lorain County, Ohio Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Human Welfare, and Ar...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants to Lorain County, Ohio 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 independe...

GrantWatch ID#: 180879

Grants to USA Researchers for Studies Related to the Low-to- Moderately Skilled Labor Market ...

Deadline 11/21/19 LOI Date: 08/19/19

Grants to USA researchers for studies related to the impact of changing economies for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of changes in employe...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Income Tax Credits to California Businesses to Encourage Economic Development and Job Creati...

Deadline 08/19/19

Income tax credits starting at $20,000 to businesses as an incentive to relocate or expand their business in California. This program is open to businesses that want to stay and grow in California or come to California. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of jobs with good wages and benefits by attracting...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343

Grants to USA Researchers for Computational Research on Economic Social Sciences Issues

Deadline 11/21/19 LOI Date: 08/19/19

Grants to USA researchers to support social sciences research addressing behavioral economics, social inequality, the future of the workforce, immigration, race, and ethnicity. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This program supports the use of new data and analysis methods to examine qu...

GrantWatch ID#: 183561
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 11/21/19 LOI Date: 08/21/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/22/19

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 to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/19

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
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to Ohio credit unions to institute educational and informational outreach programs that offer financial services and financial education in local communities and schools. Eligible programs may also be those that target members and diverse populations. Funding is intended for community programming that fulfills the s...

GrantWatch ID#: 176979
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Improve the Quality of Life for Low-Income Families

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to Ohio credit unions for programs that help low and moderate-income families and communities through financial services, community programs, and affordable housing. Funding is also available to help other newly established financial institutions and community development associations. The William A. Herring Soci...

GrantWatch ID#: 177191

Grants to Mahoning Valley, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve Communities and...

Deadline 10/15/19 LOI Date: 09/01/19

Grants between $1,000 and $5,000 and larger grants of over $5,000 to Mahoning Valley, Ohio nonprofits, schools, agencies, and faith-based organizations to improve local communities and neighborhoods. For larger grants, applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Strategic priorities include commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 130997

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Research Institutions to Promote and Assist the Organic I...

Deadline 09/15/19 LOI Date: 09/01/19

Grants ranging between $5,000 and $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and academic or research institutions for projects that will advance and safeguard the organic industry and the livelihood of organic farmers. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This fund provides a way fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180160
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Grants to Wayne County, Ohio Nonprofits for the Education, Economic Empowerment, and Health ...

Deadline 09/03/19

Grants to Wayne County, Ohio nonprofits for programs that benefit women and girls within the local community. Funding is intended for programs that address the following areas of focus: women's education, women's economic empowerment, and women's health and wellness. Preference will be given to programs that demonstrate re...

GrantWatch ID#: 180857
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Grants to USA and Canada Physician Investigators to Support Efforts Related to Lymphoma Trea...

Deadline 09/05/19

Grants to USA and Canada early career investigators to support efforts related to lymphoma treatment and research. Funding is intended to support advanced-fellow and junior-faculty physician researchers who are involved in developing new lymphoma therapies and diagnostic tools. The goal of the program is to prepare physici...

GrantWatch ID#: 186434
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In-Kind Grants of Training and Mentorship Related to Lymphoma Research to USA and Canada Fel...

Deadline 09/05/19

In-kind grants of mentoring, training, and medical education to USA and Canada hematology and oncology fellows and junior faculty members for research related to lymphoma. Grants are intended for participation in a two-year program that provides education related to clinical research and career development, as well as care...

GrantWatch ID#: 186436

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Neighborhood Improvement...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants starting at $15,000 to Ohio nonprofits and agencies for programs that benefit residents of Cuyahoga County. Applicants must meet with program staff in advance of submitting an application. Programs areas include health equity, education, housing and financial stability, neighborhood revit...

GrantWatch ID#: 174081

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Supp...

Deadline 09/11/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and for-profit organizations, IHEs, governmental organizations, and international and multilateral organizations to pilot and test creative international development strategies. Funding is intended to support ideas that can dramatically improve or save the lives of impover...

GrantWatch ID#: 181034
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Grants to Ohio and West Virginia Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties for A...

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Ohio and West Virginia nonprofit organizations and public institutions, such as schools and government agencies, in eligible counties for programs benefiting local communities. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of arts and culture, education, health and human services, recreati...

GrantWatch ID#: 170130
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In-Kind Donations of Computers to USA Nonprofits to Improve Organizational Management and Ca...

Deadline 09/30/19

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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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research and Strategies That Pr...

Deadline 10/01/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals at a private foundation in Washington, DC to improve strategies for developing democracy throughout the world, or to conduct related research for publication. The fellowship program will take place at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). The pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

Grants to Union County, Ohio Nonprofits for Programs that Address Community Needs

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to Union County, Ohio nonprofit organizations and groups to benefit local communities. Programs and activities supported through this grant should be responsive to community needs. In general, priority will be given to proposals that reflect at least one of the following characteristics: 1) Develops or tests ne...

GrantWatch ID#: 173968

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

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to meet the needs of communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for community development, human services, education, cultural affairs and diversity, and health. The funding source currently operates or has a business interest i...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life in Mahoning and Trumbul...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and religious organizations to improve the quality of life for residents of Mahoning and Trumbull Counties. Funding is intended for programs that align with the following areas of focus: health, scientific research, human services, arts...

GrantWatch ID#: 179320

Grants to Greater Cleveland, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Human Service...

Deadline 10/31/19 LOI Date: 10/15/19

Grants to Greater Cleveland, Ohio nonprofits and government agencies to enhance the quality of life for residents of Lake, Geauga, and Cuyahoga Counties. Applicants for large grant requests must submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Priority is given to programs in the following areas: - ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166072
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Grants to West Virginia and Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Mentoring,...

Deadline 10/19/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to West Virginia and Ohio nonprofit organizations, faith-based organizations, and government agencies including libraries and schools, for programs and projects to benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended for the following focus areas: substance abuse prevention and treatment, next generati...

GrantWatch ID#: 175846

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

Deadline 10/24/19

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 Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic and Community Development, Social S...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofits in Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, West Virginia, and Western Pennsylvania for programs benefiting communities where the funding source operates. Eligible funding areas include housing and community revitalization, financial education, community and social services, and economic and co...

GrantWatch ID#: 175828

Grants to Akron, Ohio Nonprofits for Education, Basic Needs, and Economic and Workforce Deve...

Deadline 12/02/19 LOI Date: 11/04/19

Grants to Akron, Ohio nonprofit organizations to benefit the local community. Interested applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of Economic and Workforce Development, Early Childhood Education, K-16 Education, Arts and Culture, Basic Needs...

GrantWatch ID#: 174059
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Grants to West Virginia and Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Address the Needs of Local...

Deadline 11/08/19

Grants to West Virginia and Ohio nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that will enhance the lives of women and girls. Eligible communities include Brooke, Hancock, Marshall, Ohio, Tyler, and Wetzel Counties in West Virginia; and Belmont and Jefferson Counties in Ohio. Organizations must address the fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 135628

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

Deadline 12/12/19

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

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

Deadline 12/12/19

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 USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/20 LOI Date: 12/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studie...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusive clean economy. The Foundation’s four focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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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 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