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Washington Economic Development Grants:  92 Economic Development Grants for Washington.

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Grants to Washington Nonprofits for Arts and Culture, Human Services, Education, and Health ...

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to Washington nonprofit organizations for programs that address the needs of residents of Thurston, Mason, and Lewis Counties. Funding is intended to focus on the areas of arts and culture, economic opportunity, education, environment, community and civic engagement, housing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173078

Grants to Monroe, Washington Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Tourism in the Local Area

Deadline 08/02/18

Grants to Monroe, Washington nonprofit organizations and government agencies to promote tourism in the local area. Funding may be requested for tourism marketing, the marketing or operation of special events and festivals that will attract tourists, and the operating of tourism-related facilities. Priority will be given to...

GrantWatch ID#: 146958

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Increase Arts and Culture in Social and Civic Engagement

Deadline 08/09/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and university-based art or design service organizations for the development and dissemination of creative placemaking knowledge through collaborative projects. Applicants are advised to create or verify the necessary registrations by July 19, and a required form ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

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

Deadline 08/09/18

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 Washington Nonprofits and Municipalities to Promote Tourism in San Juan County

Deadline 08/03/18

Grants to San Juan County, Washington nonprofit organizations and municipalities to attract tourism to the County throughout the year. Funding is intended to improve long-term economic activity in the County through investment in tourism-related facilities and activities. The purpose of this posting is to seek proposa...

GrantWatch ID#: 138127

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Business Growth in Rural Communities

Deadline 07/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit corporations and IHEs to improve the economic conditions of rural communities by promoting business development. Initiatives may assist individuals and businesses in the startup, expansion or improvement of rural cooperatives and other mutually-owned businesses. Grant and matching funds can be u...

GrantWatch ID#: 170336

Fellowships to USA Retired and Retiring Public Sector Officials to Advance Social Change

Deadline 07/24/18

Fellowships starting at $90,000 and an 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 a project that will advance knowledge and understanding of making effective social and economic changes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172989

Event Sponsorships to Oregon and Washington Nonprofits that Address Childhood Poverty

Deadline 07/26/18

Event sponsorships of up to $500 to Oregon and Washington nonprofit organizations that focus on breaking the cycle of childhood poverty. Applications are invited from organizations serving Clackamas, Washington, and Multnomah Counties, Oregon; and Clark County, Southwest Washington. Criteria: -Alignment with UWCW mis...

GrantWatch ID#: 149175
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits to Promote the Equality of Women

Deadline 11/02/18 LOI Date: 07/30/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $25,000 per year to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations to promote religious, political, social, and economic equality for women. LOIs are due July 30. Funding may be requested for both general operating and project support. Please note that only feminist social change organizations may re...

GrantWatch ID#: 149534

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits to Promote Economic Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing ...

Deadline 07/30/18

Grants to USA tribes, nonprofit organizations, resident associations, and public housing agencies to promote economic self-sufficiency for Public and Indian housing residents. Applicants are advised that the registrations required to apply may take up to four weeks to complete. Overview: The Resident Opportunity &...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Cultivate a Strong STEM Workforce

Deadline 09/28/18 LOI Date: 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to promote a world-class workforce in the STEM fields. Initial applications are due no later than July 31. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take up to four weeks to complete. Program Description: The ONR seeks a broad range of ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 151207

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

Grants to USA Agencies to Strengthen the Workforce in Areas Impacted by Opioid Use

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA state governments, tribal governments, and outlying areas to support and retrain workers residing in communities impacted by the economic and health effects of opioid use, overdose, and addiction. Funding will support career services, workforce training, and support services. Successful applications will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183686

Grants to Poulsbo, Washington Nonprofits and Agencies to Attract Tourists and Promote Local ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Poulsbo, Washington local government agencies, visitor's and convention bureaus, destination marketing organizations, and other nonprofits to promote tourism, acquire tourism-related facilities, or operate tourism-related events and facilities. Please note that no capital expenditures are allowed for tourism-rel...

GrantWatch ID#: 173207

Grants to Woodinville, Washington Nonprofits to Promote Tourism in the Local Area

Deadline 08/14/18

Grants to Woodinville, Washington nonprofit organizations for events to promote tourism in the local area. Requests will be evaluated on the basis or operations of marketing of special programs, activities, and events that are likely to attract tourists to the City. Grant Requirements: 1. The event or program, here...

GrantWatch ID#: 141931
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Grants to USA Public Housing Authorities to Expand Employment Opportunities for Residents

Deadline 08/14/18

Grants to USA public housing authorities to operate job programs in qualifying public housing developments. Applicants must verify or create the required registrations in advance of the deadline. This program seeks to address poverty affecting public housing residents by promoting, enabling, and facilitating employment. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161900
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Programs that Promote Gender and Rac...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for projects that promote racial, gender, and economic justice. Funding is intended to support programs that benefit, and are directed by, women and girls. Eligible programs focus on activism, political change, and empowerment. Small and start-up organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 172504

Grants to USA Researchers to Address the Economic Impact of Changes in the Job Quality for L...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research to address the causes and impacts of the shift in the quality of jobs available for less-skilled and moderately skilled workers. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Proposals are invited for investigator-initiated research that will broaden understanding of the role of ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 173920
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Grants to USA Scholars for Economics Research in the Context of Social Sciences

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA scholars for behavioral economics research that draws from economics, psychology, political science, sociology, and other social sciences. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Projects must examine and seek to improve the social and living conditions within the nation. The Russell Sage Foundation's progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174369

Grants to USA Researchers for Innovative Research on Wealth Inequality

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA researchers for innovative research addressing the impact of economic inequality on the nation's population. LOIs are due no later than August 20. Studies will address how inequality has affected the political, economic, and social institutions, and the extent to which increased inequality has affected equali...

GrantWatch ID#: 175588
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scholars and investigators at the Ph.D. (or equivalent) level to conduct research projects to understand the various effects of the health care reforms made in the USA in 2010. A Letter of Inquiry must be submitted by August 20, 2018. Questions on the LOI process should be submitte...

GrantWatch ID#: 175593
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Grants to USA Scholars for Research on the Rise of Alternative Work Arrangements

Deadline 11/15/18 LOI Date: 08/20/18

Grants to USA scholars for innovative social sciences research addressing the increase of alternative work arrangements in the US workforce. LOIs are due by August 20. The Foundation invites proposals for research examining both the causes and consequences of alternative work arrangements. The Foundation defines altern...

GrantWatch ID#: 183563
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Grants to Idaho and Washington Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Health, and Qual...

Deadline 08/21/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to Northern Idaho and Eastern Washington nonprofit organizations and public agencies to meet community needs within the region. Program areas include arts and culture, education and youth development, health and wellbeing, economic opportunity, and quality of life. The Foundation s...

GrantWatch ID#: 177627
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Scholars for Research on Public Policy

Deadline 08/22/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, scholars, and IHEs for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation and its citizens. Funding is primarily intended to support scholarship that results in the publication of books, journal articles, and policy papers. The Foundation wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments in Eligible States to Promote Justice in All ...

Deadline 08/23/18

Grants to Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming nonprofits and federally recognized American Indian tribal governments and agencies working to improve social justice in the region. Grants are intended for general operating support. The goal of this funding is to strengthen grassroots efforts in the broad-based mo...

GrantWatch ID#: 167950
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial and Banking Literacy for Vulnerable Populations

Deadline 12/14/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide consumer education or information, or financial literacy or education. Applicants must submit an LOI before submitting a full application. A special emphasis is placed on issues related to large financial institutions, basic banking, access to financial services, retail bank...

GrantWatch ID#: 166138
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 08/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. A funding inquiry is due August 31, 2018. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and the big questions, character virtue development, individual freedom and free markets, ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/18

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 Snohomish County, Washington Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Improve...

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Washington nonprofits, city and public agencies, and school districts to promote systemic and policy changes that encourage racial equity in Snohomish County. Funding is intended to improve social, health, economic, and racial outcomes. The committee is particularly interested in improving systems...

GrantWatch ID#: 183914
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Grants to Sequim, Washington Organizations to Enhance Local Tourism and Attract Overnight Vi...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Sequim, Washington organizations for projects or events that will enhance local tourism. Funding is intended to attract overnight guests to stay in the local area. Funding may be used for tourism promotion, to support the marketing and operations of special events, and for the acquisition and/or m...

GrantWatch ID#: 179530

Grants to Clallam County, Washington Organizations to Promote Local Tourism Opportunities

Deadline 09/04/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Clallam County, Washington organizations to promote local tourism opportunities. Funding will support the promotion of tourism-related projects and events that result in the use of lodging facilities located in unincorporated areas of the county. The Washington State Legislature sets the hotel...

GrantWatch ID#: 163474
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Health, Human Services, and Community ...

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to Washington, Arizona, Oregon, and California nonprofits to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area. Requests will be considered in the areas of education, housing, the arts, and health and human services. Additional consideration will be given to initiative...

GrantWatch ID#: 173454
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Individuals to Aid Underprivileged C...

Deadline 12/17/18 LOI Date: 09/14/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and individuals for a wide range of economic development and social empowerment projects that will aid underprivileged populations. LOIs are due September 14, 2018. A particular focus will be given to those demographics that have been overlooked and/or mar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174694
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Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to USA and Latin America nonprofits for efforts to create policy changes that will improve the lives of Latin Americans. The funding source has identified the following three program areas in which focused, expert research and innovation have the potential to make significant positive impact: - Democratic Gover...

GrantWatch ID#: 173581

Grants to Alaska, Washington, and Hawaii Nonprofits for Economic Development and Quality of ...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Alaska, Washington, and Hawaii nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life and cultural or economic development. A limited number of grants will be awarded for workforce development and educational efforts that address a unique need or add value to the community.

GrantWatch ID#: 179359
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Neighborhood Revitalization in Struggling...

Deadline 09/17/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and tribal entities for locally-driven strategies to meet the needs of struggling neighborhoods. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program areas include housing, improving neighborhood conditions, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 171994
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Grants to USA Organizations to Help Vulnerable Older Adults Build Social Support and Economi...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to USA and territories organizations for large-scale programs that help low-income adults age 50 and older stay connected to their communities and other individuals. Proposals may also include initiatives to support economic opportunity and end senior poverty, and should impact hundreds of thousands of adults. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 184035
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Development

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include STEM education, road and vehicle safety, and community development. Consideration will also be given to requests benefitting Detroit communities. Focus Areas: General Motors is committe...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Educational, Economic, and Community Develop...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for direct-services programming in the areas of educational attainment and economic opportunity. Priorities for each...

GrantWatch ID#: 178873

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northwest States to Benefit Rural Communities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, and Alaska nonprofit organizations to benefit rural communities in the Northwest region. The purpose of this program is to promote social and economic wellbeing through collaborative and creative approaches. This includes efforts such as building...

GrantWatch ID#: 182848

Grants to Oregon and Washington Nonprofits Where Funding Source Employees Volunteer for Pover...

Deadline 10/12/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Oregon and Washington nonprofit organizations where employees of the funding source volunteer their time. Funding is intended to help support nonprofits that work to decrease poverty, increase opportunities for educational attainment, and improve access to health care. Kaiser Pe...

GrantWatch ID#: 161013
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a wide range of social change initiatives. Funding must identify with one of the following focus areas: advancement of philanthropy and volunteerism, education, entrepreneurship, advocacy and debate, advancement of women and girls, prevention of child abuse, and crisis management a...

GrantWatch ID#: 178268

Grants to Washington Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Grassroots Efforts to Benefit Underser...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Washington nonprofits in the South Seattle, White Center, and Kent areas for grassroots programs that support community members affected by racial disparities and poverty. Interested applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to increase power, engagement, and influence among com...

GrantWatch ID#: 179365
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 10/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA 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 educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Needs, At-Risk Youth Education, and Domestic Violence Pro...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for financial assistance to provide children and families with basic provisions, including food, shelter, and physical fitness programs, to support those fleeing from domestic abuse, and to support education and training programs for at-risk children and youth. Only organizations a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. The purpose of this program is to respond to policy-related needs as identified by practitioners and experts in the US-Japan policy studies field. The Foundation is open to inno...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development and Job Training

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming nonprofits for education, job training, and community and economic development projects. The purpose of this grant is to imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 130602

Grants to Wenatchee, Washington Nonprofits, Businesses, and Individuals for Projects that En...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Wenatchee, Washington nonprofits, businesses, and individuals for activities designed to increase tourism and convention business in the local area. Funding is intended to support projects that increase visitor spending in local lodging establishments as well as increased retail, restaurant, transportation, attra...

GrantWatch ID#: 146566