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Michigan Sports & Recreation:  73 Sports & Recreation Grants for Michigan.

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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Grants to New York and Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Create Unique P...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $80,000 to Southeast Michigan and Western New York agencies and organizations to create unique play spaces for kids, with a focus on low-income communities. Ideas and description of your project must be submitted by May 11, 2018. Funding is intended to increase opportunities for kid-driven fr...

GrantWatch ID#: 183325

Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Educational Projects that Impact Students and the Community

Deadline 05/30/18

Grants to USA K-12 public school teachers to support innovative educational projects that have the potential to prepare students for the future and make a lasting impact on the community. Teachers will enter this contest with their ideas and compete for grants during a public voting period in October 2018. Previously f...

GrantWatch ID#: 157473

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

Deadline 07/02/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

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 Nonprofits in Eligible States to Mitigate the Environmental Impact of Humans

Deadline 05/31/18

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 Shelby Township, Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Community Benefit P...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for programs that benefit the residents of Shelby Township. The funding is intended for programs that address community needs and improve the quality of life for all age groups. Past grants have funded programs that focused on health, safety, huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 159143

Grants to Chelsea Area, Michigan Nonprofits to Promote Community Health and Wellness

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Chelsea Area, Michigan nonprofit organizations to promote health and wellness in local communities. Applicants may be required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to a full proposal. Applications will be considered for projects within the funding source’s service area of the Dexter, Chelsea, Stockbridge, Manche...

GrantWatch ID#: 160982

Grants to Gratiot County Area, Michigan Nonprofits for Arts, Environment, Education, Health, ...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that improve the quality of life for residents of the Gratiot County area. Proposals may focus on education, community development, environment, arts and culture, health and wellness, youth, social services, and recreation. In addition, programs that focu...

GrantWatch ID#: 178235

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Outdoor Public Recreational Facilities

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, and public agencies to design and construct public skateparks in low-income areas. Funding is intended to empower and support youth in disadvantaged communities. Applicants that demonstrate strong grassroots and community support for their project will be fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 176636
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Grants to USA K‐12 Schools for Programs that Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity

Deadline 06/13/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Develop Services for Relative Caregivers

Deadline 06/13/18

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofits to develop new services for supporting caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents to young relatives. Funding is intended to be used over a two-year period to develop the various activities. The goals of the programs are: - Supportive services to relative caregivers...

GrantWatch ID#: 183607
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Grants to Midland County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Youth, Healt...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $40,000 and grants starting at $50,000 to Midland County, Michigan nonprofit organizations, educational nonprofits, and government agencies for a broad range of activities that benefit the local community. Applicants are required to contact the program officer before submitting an application. The Midla...

GrantWatch ID#: 179498

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Schools and Sports Organizations for Coaching, Ment...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International educational institutions and qualifying sports organizations, such as club teams, high school and college teams, and community athletic centers, for financial support, coaching, and mentorship. Priority is given to lacrosse and football programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 181706
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Grants to Frankenmuth Area, Michigan Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Residents

Deadline 06/16/18

Grants to Greater Frankenmuth Area, Michigan nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for local communities. Focus areas include education, recreation, economic growth, leadership, and community good. Proposals should address at least one of these areas to qualify for funding. Grants provided through the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169575
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Housing, Community Revitalization, Arts, and...

Deadline 06/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in communities within the funding source’s market area. Eligible states include Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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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

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Guam Nonprofits for Youth Athletic Programs, Camps, Equipment...

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $25,000, and grants of up to $75,000 to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations for youth athletic programs, camps, equipment, and emergency needs. Emphasis is placed on programs for disadvantaged and special needs children and youth under age 18. Organizations must benefit commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175176
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Grants to Kalamazoo County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Arts, Human Service...

Deadline 07/02/18

Grants to Kalamazoo County, Michigan nonprofit organizations and government entities for programs, projects, and purposes that benefit the local community. First-time applicants or applicants that have not received funding in the last five years must contact the Foundation at least four weeks before the deadline. The Fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 177502
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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
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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 Adrian, Michigan Nonprofits for Education, Economic Development, and Recreation Pro...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Adrian, Michigan nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that enhance and revitalize the community. Priority will be given to proposals that focus on promoting economic development, educational development for young children, and creating and supporting recreation opportunities for the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 137962
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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 Saginaw County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Saginaw County, Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and religious institutions to improve the quality of life in local communities. Applicants must contact Foundation staff prior to applying. Funding is available for a broad range of charitable activities, as well as programs that specifically ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175763
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Grants to Oakland County, Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Nutrition and Active...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Oakland County, Michigan nonprofits, schools, groups, and communities for programs and events that improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is specifically intended for projects in the areas of health, wellness, and fitness activities. Preference will be given to organizations that...

GrantWatch ID#: 175834
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Fellowships and Grants to USA Artists, Scholars, and Nonprofits in Upper Midwestern States ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Fellowships ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 and grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA artists, scholars, and organizations in Upper Midwestern states for projects that will preserve and perpetuate Scandinavian folk arts and cultural traditions. Eligible states include North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisc...

GrantWatch ID#: 182867
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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
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Development, Children, Arts, and En...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible Western and Northern areas for programs in the areas of community development, children and families, community arts, and the environment. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry well in advance of the quarterly deadline. Specifically, th...

GrantWatch ID#: 175837
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Grants to Lowell, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Environment, Health, and H...

Deadline 08/17/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and government entities in the Township of Lowell, the City of Lowell, and the Township of Vergennes for programs in the areas of education, health, community development, environment, arts and culture, human service, and recreation. Priority will be given to broad educational ini...

GrantWatch ID#: 179830

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Health, Education, Environment, and...

Deadline 10/03/18 LOI Date: 08/22/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and churches for community benefit initiatives in Northwest Ottawa County or the greater West Michigan region. A letter of inquiry is due on February 21, 2018. Funding areas include arts and culture, economic and community betterment...

GrantWatch ID#: 175210

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
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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

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

Grants to Charlevoix County, Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Enhance the Quali...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Charlevoix County, Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Applicants must obtain staff approval prior to applying. Grants will support activities in the areas of education, arts and culture, community and economic dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 146287

Grants to Emmet County, Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts, Environment, Hea...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Emmet County, Michigan nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, state agencies, and municipalities for programs that will enhance the quality of life for local residents. Applicants should contact the Foundation before applying. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of loc...

GrantWatch ID#: 146288

Grants to Roscommon County, Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Community and You...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Roscommon County, Michigan nonprofits, government agencies, faith-based organizations and schools for community benefit and youth programs. Funding is intended for the areas of education, environment, healthcare, human services, recreation, arts and culture, and public benefit. Projects that demonstrate collabora...

GrantWatch ID#: 180320

Grants to Michigan High School Sports Teams to Support the Nutritional Needs of Athletes

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants of up to $1,100, grants of up to $2,200, and grants of up to $3,200 to Michigan high school sports teams to purchase chocolate milk to support athletic performance during practices and games. Teams are required to work with a food service director or other vendors to purchase the chocolate milk. School must particip...

GrantWatch ID#: 176783

Grants to Northeast Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Local Youth

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Northeast Michigan nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to improve the lives of local youth. Programs and projects must serve youth residing in Alpena, Alcona, Presque Isle, or Montmorency Counties. Proposals seeking "seed money" for projects that are new, dynamic, and that sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 175215

Grants to Homer, Michigan Nonprofits for Programs in Health, Education, Youth, Arts, and Hum...

Deadline 10/26/18

Grants starting at $300 to Homer area, Michigan nonprofits for programs in education, health, human services, arts and culture, youth, and community development. Funding is intended to support creative and innovative projects that promote the educational, environmental, recreational, and cultural development of the Homer...

GrantWatch ID#: 182120

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

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

Grants and In-Kind Support to Michigan Nonprofits for Youth Leadership Opportunities through...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $25,000 and in-kind donations to Michigan nonprofits to provide youth leadership opportunities through entertainment and athletics and to support volunteerism. Funding is intended for charitable purposes, civic events, or fundraising. The Detroit Pistons Foundation administers funds for char...

GrantWatch ID#: 158716
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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
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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
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Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935