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Ohio Economic Development Grants:  73 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 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

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

Deadline 07/17/19

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 State, Territory, and Tribal Agencies for Collaborative Research Related to Chi...

Deadline 06/14/19

Grants to USA state, territory, or tribal agencies collaborating with researchers in IHEs and other research organizations to explore child care policies. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to research the effectiveness of child care subsidy policies and quality improveme...

GrantWatch ID#: 185790

Grants to Franklin County, Ohio Nonprofits for Academic Programs and Support for Underprivile...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to Franklin County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for academic achievement, school readiness, and support programs for underprivileged children and families. Educational programming is intended for both in- and out-of-school programs and may have a parental involvement component. Specifically, the Foundation supp...

GrantWatch ID#: 179655
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Markets for Local Agriculture

Deadline 06/18/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, government agencies, and agricultural businesses, associations, cooperatives, and networks to develop, expand, and coordinate farmers markets. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to increase access and availability to locally and regionall...

GrantWatch ID#: 171588

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

Deadline 07/15/19 LOI Date: 06/01/19

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

Deadline 06/01/19

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

Deadline 06/01/19

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 USA Local and Tribal Agencies and Nonprofits to Transform Distressed Neighborhoods

Deadline 06/10/19

Grants to USA and territories local governments, nonprofit organizations, tribal entities, and public housing authorities to develop and implement plans to transform distressed neighborhoods. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding may be used for Planning Grants or Planning and Action Grants. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165747

Grants to Columbus, Ohio Nonprofits for Projects that Attract Young Professionals to the City

Deadline 06/10/19

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Columbus, Ohio nonprofits for projects that enhance the City's status as a viable community for young professionals, ages 25 to 35. Funding is intended to improve personal and financial health, community vibrancy, and position young professionals as co-creators of the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 169742

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 and Agencies to Provide Self-Help Groups for Refugees

Deadline 06/18/19

Grants to USA nonprofit community organizations and agencies serving refugee populations to provide self-help groups for refugees. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support organizations whose board of directors is comprised of at least 60 percent...

GrantWatch ID#: 132451
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Grants to USA Private and Public Nonprofit Agencies to Promote Economic Independence for Ref...

Deadline 06/18/19

Grants to USA private and public nonprofit agencies for programs that provide eligible refugees with financial counseling, training, and matched savings accounts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The program represents an anti-poverty strategy built on asset accumulatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 153104
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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

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

Deadline 06/24/19

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
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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 Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 06/30/19

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 06/30/19

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
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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 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 Union County, Ohio Nonprofits for Programs that Address Community Needs

Deadline 07/01/19

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
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Fellowships to USA Former Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 07/16/19 LOI Date: 07/08/19

Fellowships starting at $90,000 and additional project support to USA and territories individuals who have served in senior-level positions within state, local, or federal governments. Selected fellows will carry out projects to advance policy ideas that will bring their unique perspectives on social change into the public...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989
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Grants to Greater Cleveland, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Human Service...

Deadline 07/31/19 LOI Date: 07/15/19

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

Deadline 08/01/19 LOI Date: 07/15/19

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 Cleveland, Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Libraries for Arts, Education, Human Ser...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to Cleveland, Ohio nonprofit organizations, agencies, and libraries for initiatives that align with one or more of the following areas of focus: education, human services, economic development, community revitalization, environment, and the arts. The Foundation is particularly interested in innovative ideas being pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 176451
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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

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
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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
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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
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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

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

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

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 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 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
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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

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
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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
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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 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
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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 in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127
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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
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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 Ohio Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Housing, Arts, Social Services, and Eco...

Deadline Ongoing

Grant to Ohio nonprofits, agencies, and schools to benefit local low- and moderate-income families and individuals. Funding is intended for initiatives in the following areas of focus: affordable housing, arts and culture, social services, and economic development. Funding area details: Economic development: - Fin...

GrantWatch ID#: 157282
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education and Training, Environment, Civics, and Public Health P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in communities in which the funding source does business for programs in education, environmental awareness, civic and community development, and public health. The funding source aims to support programs for financially disadvantaged populations. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158578
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Culture, Arts, Environment, and Technology

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives in the areas of culture, arts, environment, and technology. Within each of these areas, the Foundation places a special emphasis on education. While consideration may be given to proposals in other areas, the Foundation seeks to apply its technological, financial, and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 160389