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Ohio Economic Development Grants:  78 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 Mahoning Valley, Ohio Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Improve Communities and...

Deadline 04/15/19

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

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

Deadline 03/31/19

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

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Exceptional Dedication to Improving...

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards starting at $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize extraordinary efforts to improve the lives of vulnerable children. Recipients must have an NGO, nonprofit, or charity organization devoted to the cause of providing exceptional services to children. Candidates may submit a nomination ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178778

Awards to USA Individuals Ages 50 and Over for Creating Positive Social Impact

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $5,000 and $60,000 to USA and territories individuals ages 50 and older to recognize recent efforts to make a positive social impact. Strong consideration will be given to candidates working to address areas that are of particular concern to the Funding Source, specifically: intergenerational work; rethinking th...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improve...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants starting at $1,500 and loan guarantees starting at $5,000 to USA, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico agricultural producers and small rural businesses to improve energy efficiency by installing renewable energy systems or making energy efficiency enhancements. Funds may be used for the purchase, installation and constr...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109

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

Deadline 04/01/19

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 Union County, Ohio Nonprofits for Programs that Address Community Needs

Deadline 04/01/19

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, For-Profits, Agencies, Individuals, and Other Entities for Researc...

Deadline 05/01/19 LOI Date: 04/02/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam private and public corporations, agencies, individuals, and other entities and associations for research addressing economic, behavioral, and social factors affecting aquaculture in the United States. A letter of intent must be submitted prior to applying. NOAA pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 185574
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Grants and Loans to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, For-Profits, and Tribes to Increase Broadband ...

Deadline 05/31/19 Conference Date: 04/02/19

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

Deadline 05/01/19 LOI Date: 04/08/19

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Technology Nonprofits to Participate in a Summer Tra...

Deadline 04/08/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International technology nonprofits for general operating support and mentorship. Funding is intended to help tech nonprofits increase trajectory, find new capital, connect with donors and funders, and establish stronger ties with each other. The program is designed about the needs of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180072

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

Deadline 04/30/19 LOI Date: 04/15/19

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 Nelsonville Area, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Quality of Life for ...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants to Nelsonville area, Ohio nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies for programs and projects that enhance the quality of life of local residents. Funding is available for those living in Nelsonville and the surrounding communities, with a focus on Athens, Hocking, Meigs, Morgan, Perry, Vinton, and Washingto...

GrantWatch ID#: 169813

Grants to Clark County, Ohio Nonprofits to Enhance the Local Tourism Economy

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants to Clark County, Ohio public and private nonprofit organizations to improve the local tourism economy. Funding is intended to support the repair, improvement, expansion, and construction of facilities that will draw visitors to the County and result in an increase in overnight hotel stays. The Clark County Conven...

GrantWatch ID#: 180549
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Institutions, and Individuals for Collabora...

Deadline 05/15/19 LOI Date: 04/15/19

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam private and public corporations, agencies, individuals, and other entities collaborating with eligible coastal and lake-based institutions for capacity-building education, outreach, and research in aquaculture. LOIs must be submitted prior to applying. The collaborative programs ini...

GrantWatch ID#: 185573

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Quick-Action Projects to Improve Communities

Deadline 04/17/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for quick-action projects to improve local communities. Funding areas include transportation, public spaces, housing, smart cities, and other community elements. Applications are invited for projects that will help the community become more livable. AARP wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 185431
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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
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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
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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
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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 Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 04/30/19

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 04/30/19

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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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Workforce Development Programs i...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities in multiple states for workforce development and training programs in the energy sector. Preference will be given to programs that serve low-income, diverse, and under-represented audiences, including women and minorities. Through these grants, Duke is invest...

GrantWatch ID#: 184622

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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 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 Ohio Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Human Welfare, and Civic Programs in Trumbull...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations in Trumbull and Mahoning counties 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 177660
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Grants to Lorain County, Ohio Nonprofits for Education, Civic Affairs, Human Welfare, and Ar...

Deadline 05/15/19

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 Ohio Nonprofits for Projects to Promote Local Culture, History, and Tourism

Deadline 06/14/19 LOI Date: 05/15/19

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations to plan and implement humanities projects that provide history, culture, and local tourism opportunities. Applicants requesting funding for project implementation must submit a proposal draft prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support projects that foster learning oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181832

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit the Girls and Women of Butler County

Deadline 05/17/19

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations for projects and programs to serve the needs of girls and women residing in Butler County. Funding is intended to support programs that promote career readiness and the development of life skills such as leadership and confidence building (soft skills being addressed is a critical nee...

GrantWatch ID#: 180234
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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
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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 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 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
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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
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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

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 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

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

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