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Michigan Sports & Recreation:  70 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 USA Parents and Parent Groups in Multiple States for Physical Activity and Nutritio...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA parents and parent groups in eligible states for physical activity and nutrition initiatives in K-12 schools. Funding is intended to support parent-led programs and projects that encourage physical activity or healthy eating habits, while promoting students’ social emotional learning and engaging parents in...

GrantWatch ID#: 185280

Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Promote Recreation and Nutrition

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA K-12 schools for projects and initiatives that support recreational activities and nutrition-based programming. Funding is intended to help schools promote healthy choices, and to increase physical activity and nutrition initiatives while promoting students’ social emotional learning. Award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179725

Grants to Michigan Public and Private Elementary Schools for Healthy Eating and Physical Act...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to Michigan public and private elementary schools for programs that encourage healthy behaviors for students and create a supportive health environment. Funding is intended to address childhood obesity and improve the health of children, as well as their families and communities, by creating a comprehensive, school-...

GrantWatch ID#: 180346

In-Kind Support to Michigan Schools to Help Establish Nutrition and Physical Activity Progra...

Deadline 04/17/20

In-kind support to Michigan public, private, and charter schools to develop and establish programs that encourage nutrition and healthy lifestyles. Funding is intended to help schools create an environment that promotes healthy eating and physical activity. Schools can help improve the health and academic potential of stud...

GrantWatch ID#: 183062

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental and Outdoor Recreation Projects

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative community impact projects that focus on the environment and outdoor recreation. Focus areas include empowering women outdoor professionals, developing the relationship between underserved populations and the outdoors, engaging communities in environmental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180610

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits for Health and Wellness Initiatives in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations to promote health and wellness in eligible regions. 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, Manchester, and Grass...

GrantWatch ID#: 160982

Grants to Midland County, Michigan Nonprofits, Educational Nonprofits, and Agencies for Prog...

Deadline 04/15/20

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 programs and projects that benefit local communities. Interested applicants must contact Foundation staff prior to submitting a proposal.

GrantWatch ID#: 179498

Grants to Midland County, Michigan Youth Groups for Program and Project Support

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to Midland County, Michigan K-12 youth clubs, groups, and teams that are affiliated with nonprofit organizations, school districts, and religious organizations to support activities and further the mission of the group. In order to qualify for this grant, recipients must commit to participating in a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179504

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, and Agencies to Improve the Quality...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants starting at $1,000 to Michigan nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and governmental entities for projects to improve the quality of life for Lapeer County residents. Funding is intended for projects planned with respect to the community’s opportunities and needs.

GrantWatch ID#: 182442

Grants to Michigan Schools for Traffic Safety Programs

Deadline 06/24/20 Conference Date: 04/15/20

Grants to Michigan schools for projects that make it safer for children to travel to and from school. Applicants must register their school prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended for safety programs whose primary beneficiaries are K-8 students who walk or bicycle between home and school. Whether you live ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188279

Grants to Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Churches, Schools, and Agencies for Community Benef...

Deadline 04/30/20 LOI Date: 04/17/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Michigan nonprofit organizations, churches, schools, agencies, and governmental units in eligible regions for a wide array of community benefit programs. Focus areas include the arts, education, health and human services, community development, community needs, homelessness prevention, the environ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179733
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Organizations to Support Equestrian-Related Activiti...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and government organizations to promote equestrian-related activities on the national level. Eligible programs include equine health research, education, scholarship, and other broad-based needs. The Funding Source's mission is to support national-level breeds and disciplines. USA Equestrian Trus...

GrantWatch ID#: 153046

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Injured Military Veterans

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and education, rehabilitation programs, shelters for the homeles...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275
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Scholarships and Fellowships to USA Dance Students and Professional Dancers for Tuition and S...

Deadline 04/30/20

Scholarships and fellowships of up $30,000 to USA dance students and dancers for professional training and salary assistance. Scholarships cover the costs of school tuition for full-time dance majors at a nonprofit school, and fellowships provide salary assistance for a new artistic full-time employee of a nonprofit dance ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180035

Fellowships to USA Choreographers to Create New Dance Works and Support Artistic Advancement

Deadline 04/30/20

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA choreographers for the creation of new artistic works that will be performed in public during the fellowship period. Funding is intended to support and encourage the professional and artistic development of early-career choreographers. Primary consideration is given to artistic excellence and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180036
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits for Projects and Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations for projects and programs to positively impact communities in eligible areas. Priority will be given to proposals that create and support recreational opportunities, promote economic development, and support educational development for young children. Programs must support the cit...

GrantWatch ID#: 137962
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits Agencies, and Educational Institutions in Eligible Regions to ...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions in eligible regions to enhance the quality of life for residents. Interested applicants are required to discuss the project with program staff before submitting an application. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175657
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Arts, Human Services, Education, and ...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and government entities for programs and projects that benefit eligible communities. New applicants or applicants that have not received funding in the last five years should contact the Foundation four to six weeks prior to the deadline. The grant program should benefit residents...

GrantWatch ID#: 177502

Grants to Grand Traverse County, Michigan Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Health, Human Needs...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Grand Traverse County, Michigan nonprofit organizations for one-time events and projects in the areas of arts and culture, environment, education, basic human needs, health and safety, and recreation. Funding may be used for capital expenditures, equipment, one-time special opportunities or events...

GrantWatch ID#: 179765
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Grants to Michigan Agencies to Improve and Create Recreation Facilities in Eligible Regions

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Michigan government agencies and tribal governments to provide recreation opportunities for residents in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve existing or create new facilities and parks. Priority will be given to projects that take place in economically disadvantaged communities that are underserved i...

GrantWatch ID#: 184244
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Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/06/20

Awards of $25,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement.

GrantWatch ID#: 154396
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligi...

Deadline 05/10/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life for local residents. Applications may also be accepted from public agencies, schools, and faith-based institutions; however, these applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Applicants requesting support for economic development project...

GrantWatch ID#: 182669
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Grants to Michigan State IHEs and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Boating Infrastructure

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants to Michigan state IHEs and government agencies for projects to enhance local boating infrastructure in eligible regions. Funding may be used to improve current facilities, or for initial studies on new construction projects. Eligible projects must be located at one of 63 grant-in-aid harbors and boating access sites.

GrantWatch ID#: 185400
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Grants to USA Schools for Playground Equipment

Deadline 05/27/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA schools to purchase eligible playground equipment to help children stay active during recess and perform better during school hours. The purpose of funding is for schools to design recess equipment to fit unique budgets and spaces. Awarded funds can only be applied toward purchase of an eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188249

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Benefit the Community in Eligi...

Deadline 05/28/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, educational institutions and IHEs to benefit residents in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support projects and programs in the areas of education, arts and culture, human services, civic improvement, community and economic development, environment an...

GrantWatch ID#: 180320
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Grants to USA Top Athletes to Enable Them to Reach International Competitions

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to USA top-tier athletes in eligible sports disciplines to further their development, training, and career success. Funding is intended to support ranking athletes who have earned a college degree and are working toward reaching elite international competitions such as the World Championships or the Olympic Games. E...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Recreational Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended to support individuals with disabilities in recreational activities, such as facilities, registration fees, housing, and equipment.

GrantWatch ID#: 153362

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grant to a USA Educational Institution or Sports Program to Address a Sports-Related Need

Deadline 06/01/20

Grant of $10,000 to a USA educational institution or qualifying sports organization, including club teams, high school teams/athletic programs, college teams/athletic programs, community athletic centers/fields, and/or nonprofit athletic programs to address sports-related needs. Funding is intended to support growth or oth...

GrantWatch ID#: 181706
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is intended for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that make a significant impact on the National Forest System. Projects sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Caregivers of Children

Deadline 06/10/20

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit agencies to support individuals who are acting as guardians to their young relatives. Funding is intended to develop new services or expand existing services that support caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents. Priority will be given to organizations that have access t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183607

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs That Address the Needs of Low- and M...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in cities and communities served by the funding source. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthen communities by promoting affordable housing, revitalization, the arts, and the environment. The go...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432
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Grants to USA Ski Clubs for Programs and Purchases to Prevent Injuries

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants to USA ski clubs to protect skiers from experiencing injuries during training and racing. The purpose of funding is to address safety challenges faced by ski facilities. Funding is intended for safety projects, such as trail widening, and acquisition of new safety equipment, including B-netting, A-netting, air pads,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175487
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International for Research on the Prevention of Performance-Enhan...

Deadline 08/01/20 LOI Date: 07/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International grants for research on the prevention of performance-enhancing drug use in sports. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to applying. Funding is intended to support research to address the root causes of and to decrease the use of performance-enhancing drugs by athletes.

GrantWatch ID#: 172154
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance rock climbing accessibility. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#: 172915
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Equipment, Programs, and Projects t...

Deadline 08/14/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, schools, municipalities, and agencies in eligible locations to address community needs. Funding is intended to support programs, projects, or the purchase of equipment. Focus areas include educational, health, human service, environmental, and recreational concerns. Eligible loca...

GrantWatch ID#: 158674

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs and Projects to Serve Local Children...

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Michigan nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects to serve children up to the age of eighteen years old in eligible regions. Funding is intended for a wide range of programs and projects to benefit children and youth living in any of the following four counties: L...

GrantWatch ID#: 188077

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life of Local Residents

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations for projects to improve the quality of life of local residents. Funding is generally intended for arts and culture, education, health, employment, food and nutrition, housing and shelter, sports and recreation, youth development, human services, and community development. Projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 178235
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Grants to USA Children of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Recreat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine arts, camps, tutoring, drivers education, high school b...

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 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
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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
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In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities in Multiple States to Create Ou...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities in multiple states to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and assist organizations in planning and building a safe, customized play space to meet community needs. Projects may involve landscap...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580
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Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705

Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910
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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 to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Adults and Teens Living in Poverty i...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $25,000 to Michigan nonprofits to support programs that benefit teens and/or adults living in poverty in the Detroit metropolitan area. Program areas include basic needs, restoration and recovery, and skill building. Eligible types of requests include projects, operating support, and capital support. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173586

Grants to Sterling Heights, Michigan Nonprofits for Recreation, Education, and Culture Progr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Sterling Heights, Michigan nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Programs should focus on enhancing the range of cultural, educational, and recreational resources in the community. Funding is also given to preserve, acquire, and improve parks and recreationa...

GrantWatch ID#: 173593