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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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Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations for Promoting Healthy Com...

Deadline 07/02/18

Awards of $10,000 and additional benefits to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations that effectively use sports to foster and sustain positive community changes. Candidates for this award make communities healthier places to learn, live, work, and play. Selection Criteria: In determining the wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Grants to USA Local Governments and Nonprofits to Integrate the Arts into Community Revitali...

Deadline 08/09/18 Conference Date: 06/27/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative arts engagement and cultural planning projects that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by July 19. Initial application comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172668

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribes, and Nonprofits for the Conservation of Forested Areas

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA local government agencies, tribes, and nonprofit organizations to support the acquisition and management of forestlands. Applicants should contact their regional office prior to developing an application. Projects may involve forests that offer recreational opportunities and public access, protect wildlife ha...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342

Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685

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

Deadline 06/30/18

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 Wayne County, Nebraska Organizations and For-Profits to Attract Visitors and Incre...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Wayne County, Nebraska organizations, including for-profit organizations, for projects and programs that aim to promote local tourism. Funding is intended to encourage, promote, and attract visitors to come to the County, and to utilize travel and tourism facilities within the County. Funding w...

GrantWatch ID#: 149036

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

Deadline 06/30/18

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

Awards to Nebraska Nonprofits, Schools, Individuals, and Businesses for Environment and Beau...

Deadline 06/30/18

Awards of up to $100 to Nebraska nonprofits, civic groups, youth groups, schools, individuals, and businesses to honor outstanding work in environmental projects. Eight different award categories are available. All activities must have taken place between June 1, 2017 and May 31, 2018. The Deanie Anderson Community Envi...

GrantWatch ID#: 173048

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Female Athletes for Outstanding Performances in Tea...

Deadline 06/30/18

Awards to recognize two USA, Canada, and International female athletes, one playing in individual sports and one in team sports, whose performances over the past year have been exceptional. These awards are one of the most prestigious awards made by the Foundation. Past winners include Venus and Serena Williams, Yani Tse...

GrantWatch ID#: 155490

Award to Recognize a USA, Canada, or International Female Athlete for Exhibiting Bravery in ...

Deadline 06/30/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or international female athlete who, through exhibiting extraordinary courage in her athletic performance, has become an inspiring role model for girls and women. The award is intended to honor and recognize a worthy female athlete who demonstrates the ability to overcome adversity.

GrantWatch ID#: 155491

Grants to USA Ski Clubs for Equipment to Improve Safety on Ski Trails

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to USA ski clubs for equipment to improve safety in racing and training on ski trails. Matching grants are intended for the purchase of equipment, as well as projects that widen the ski trails to create a safer environment for athletes. Safety project or equipment may include: - B-netting - A-netting - Trail ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175487

In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Groups for Local Conservation Effor...

Deadline 06/30/18

In-kind support to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, tribes, government agencies, and citizen groups for projects related to outdoor recreation and natural resources conservation. Applicants must contact the appropriate regional office before submitting an application. The National Park Service – Rivers, T...

GrantWatch ID#: 181356

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Youth Soccer Programs

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies to support soccer programs for children and youth between the ages of 5 and 18. This grant offers support for field and player equipment, registration fees, and professional development and training for volunteer coaches. Preference will be given...

GrantWatch ID#: 182108

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

Deadline 07/01/18

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

Grants to Fremont Area, Nebraska Nonprofits for Health, Education, Arts, Recreation, and Civ...

Deadline 07/02/18

Small grants of less than $1,500 and larger grants of less than $50,000 to Fremont Area, Nebraska nonprofit organizations for a broad range of activities to benefit local communities. Requests will be considered in the areas of education, social services, health, recreation, arts and culture, and civic improvement. Comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 179700

Grants to Lincoln County, Nebraska Nonprofits and Agencies to Build or Improve Tourism Attra...

Deadline 09/29/18 LOI Date: 07/02/18

Grants to Lincoln County, Nebraska nonprofit organizations and local government agencies to improve or create visitor facilities and attractions that will draw tourists to the local area. Applicants must submit an intent to apply by July 2. Funding is available for the maintenance and repair of an existing facility, or th...

GrantWatch ID#: 138168

Grants to Hamilton County, Nebraska Nonprofits for Education, Health, Recreation, and Social...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to Hamilton County, Nebraska nonprofits for a broad range of educational, cultural, civic, health, humanitarian, and recreational activities. Programs may be in areas such as caring for children and the aged, sick, and helpless, recreational facilities, and disease prevention. The Foundation awards grants to pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 179181
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Grants to Iowa and Nebraska Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Health, Economic Development, ...

Deadline 08/15/18 LOI Date: 07/16/18

Grants to Iowa and Nebraska nonprofits for projects that seek to improve the quality of life in the southwest Iowa and eastern Nebraska region. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by November 15, 2017. Funding is primarily focused on the areas of Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie County. Eligible projects are those that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177891
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Local, State, and Federal Agencies for Active Transportation, B...

Deadline 10/19/18 LOI Date: 07/23/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, city and county departments and agencies, and state and federal agencies that are working locally on projects related to active transportation, bicycling, and community development. The deadline to submit an LOI is January 19, 2018. The majority of funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178561

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Armenian-American Youth Programs

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA organizations to positively impact the lives of Armenian-American youth. Consideration will be given to both local and national projects. The Foundation supports Armenian education, cultural activities, camping, and athletic programs that foster cultural appreciation and knowledge in youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 142791
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, For-Profits, and Universities ...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofits, universities, municipalities, and for-profits for programs that provide adult swimming lessons. Funding is intended to advocate and raise awareness about the benefits of swimming and to provide resources for programs providing adult learn-to-swim lessons. If ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172184
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Equestrian Trail Maintenance Projects

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve public equestrian trails and for trail maintenance educational programs. Eligible trails are those that are accessible to the public. Priority will be given to educational programs that target youth. Projects may include, but are not limited to: - Trail maintenance, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 159711
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, local climbing and conservation organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance or preserve climbing access and strive to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be give...

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits in Sarpy and Cass Counties for Health, Economic Development, R...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Nebraska nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for individuals and families living in Sarpy and Cass Counties. The Foundation is particularly interested in supporting programs focusing on health, arts and culture, community/civic engagement, education, economic development, recreation, and human ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172064
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Mountain Climbing Activities and Land Sustainability

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to protect and conserve mountain climbing resources. Funding is intended to help create healthy landscapes, empower local climbing communities, and promote respect for climbing locations. Projects must: - Have measurable, high impact yet achievable go...

GrantWatch ID#: 173943
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Grants to USA Athletes to Participate in World-Class Competitions and Pursue Excellence in S...

Deadline 08/15/18

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

Grants to Nebraska Municipalities and Counties to Invest in Community Infrastructure

Deadline 08/30/18

Grants to Nebraska counties and municipalities, excluding Omaha, Lincoln, Grand Island, and Bellevue, for the development of public infrastructure. Examples of eligible projects include streets, sewer and water systems, senior centers, community centers, daycare centers, parks, and libraries. Community Development Bloc...

GrantWatch ID#: 181203
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Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, Agencies, Organizations, and Individuals to Attract Tourism to...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $2,500 to Cedar County, Nebraska nonprofits, municipalities, organizations, and individuals for projects and events that promote tourism and attract visitors to the area. Funding may be requested for brick and mortar projects related to tourism facilities, or the advertising and p...

GrantWatch ID#: 170678
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible riding. Organizations can apply for either monetary gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Plan and Build a Community Playground

Deadline 09/04/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and agencies to purchase playground equipment to construct or renovate a playground. Priority will be given to applicants that serve children from low-income communities. Special consideration is also given to communities that have been impacted by a disaster. Competitive a...

GrantWatch ID#: 181051

Grants to USA Climbing Groups to Replace Failing and Outdated Equipment in Local Climbing Ar...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA anchor replacement groups and climbing organizations to support initiatives to replace inadequate fixed anchors on established routes in local climbing areas. Grant applicants will be expected to demonstrate both need and support from local community members. The American Alpine Club and Access Fund launch...

GrantWatch ID#: 183600
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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
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Matching Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Midwest for Improvements to Baseball a...

Deadline 10/01/18

Matching grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government units operating youth baseball or softball programs in eligible midwest states for major field renovations. Applicants in Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and South Dakota may apply. Fields must be used primarily for youth. Major ren...

GrantWatch ID#: 132521
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Grants to Western Nebraska and Eastern Wyoming Nonprofits and Schools to Strengthen Local Co...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Western Nebraska and Eastern Wyoming nonprofit organizations and educational institutions to enhance the quality of life, safety, and vitality of eligible communities. Applications are primarily considered from Scotts Bluff County in Nebraska and Goshen and Platte Counties in Wyoming. The purposes of the Orego...

GrantWatch ID#: 177217

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

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

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Deadline Ongoing

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GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to Phelps County, Nebraska Nonprofits for Education, Culture, Community, Health, and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Phelps County, Nebraska nonprofit organizations for programs and projects to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Applicants must contact and meet with program staff prior to applying. Program areas include education, human services, culture, community, health, and recreation.

GrantWatch ID#: 156675

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

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 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

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 Nebraska Nonprofits and For-Profits for Events to Promote Tourism

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Nebraska nonprofit and for-profit event organizers to host and promote events that will increase tourism in North Platte and Lincoln County. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funds must be used solely for the purpose of encouraging, attracting, and promoting visitors to and within Lincoln C...

GrantWatch ID#: 163569

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 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, sports, camps, and tutoring. Funding is intended to fill the gaps caused by loss of income and lack of resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

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 support organizations in developing and building a playground. Projects may involve landscaping, painting, play elemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580

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