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Michigan Sports & Recreation:  75 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 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 Michigan Agencies, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals to Improve Habitat for...

Deadline 07/23/18

Grants starting at $15,000 to Michigan nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the populations of game species and their habitats. The primary goal of this program is to manage habitat for sustainable wildlife populations and wildlife-oriented recreation. Please note that funding priorities...

GrantWatch ID#: 174330

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 Washtenaw County, Michigan Nonprofits for Community Services and Programs

Deadline 09/06/18 Conference Date: 07/24/18 LOI Date: 08/23/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofits serving Washtenaw County for a large range of community programs and services. Applicants must attend an information session on either June 19 or July 24. Applicants must also submit a request for online registration by August 23. This new grant program is comprised of numerous Field of I...

GrantWatch ID#: 183679

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

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible Communities to Promote Physical Activity fo...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to California, Illinois, Louisiana, Michigan, New York City, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations and schools to promote physical activity for children in eligible communities. Funding is intended for local initiatives that help children engage in physical activity, sports, and p...

GrantWatch ID#: 181822

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

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 and Schools for Youth Sports and Exercise Programs

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, running clubs, and elementary and middle schools to implement structured youth running programs. The funded program may be either a start-up program or a pre-existing program. Eligible programs are those that are more than just a one-time event. They shou...

GrantWatch ID#: 171654

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

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

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

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

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

Deadline 08/03/18

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 Montcalm County, Michigan Nonprofits for Culture, Education, Environment, Health, ...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for local residents in Montcalm County and the Greenville Area. The Foundation supports a program range of program areas, including culture, education, environment, recreation, social services, and health. A community foundation is a publicly sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 158674

Grants to Greater Lakeview Area, Michigan Nonprofits for Education, Health, Environment, Cul...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants to Greater Lakeview Area, Michigan nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for local residents. The Foundation invites requests in areas such as culture, education, environment, social services, health, and recreation. The Foundation’s service area is defined as the Lakeview school district. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 158675

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits in the Montcalm County Panhandle for Education, Culture, Healt...

Deadline 08/10/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations for projects and programs addressing social, educational, cultural, environmental, health, and recreational concerns of communities in the Montcalm County Panhandle. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life in the four townships comprising the Panhandle: Winfield, Reynol...

GrantWatch ID#: 158676
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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 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

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

Deadline 08/31/18

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

Deadline 09/01/18

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
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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

Grants to Greater Albion Area, Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Enhance the Qua...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Greater Albion Area, 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 economi...

GrantWatch ID#: 182669
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Grants to Kalamazoo County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Health, Arts, Human Service...

Deadline 09/04/18

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, 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 Organizations to Promote Interest in Cross Country Skiing for Youth and Adults

Deadline 09/14/18

Grants to USA sports clubs and organizations to promote participation in cross country skiing. Please note that priority will be given to applicants located in the Midwest region. This program focuses on both adult and youth skiers. The purpose of this grant is to promote cross country skiing as an energetic and fun activi...

GrantWatch ID#: 146619

Grants to Frankenmuth Area, Michigan Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Residents

Deadline 09/15/18

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

Deadline 09/30/18

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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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Oceana County for Arts, Education, H...

Deadline 09/30/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Michigan nonprofits, churches, schools, and agencies in Oceana County for programs in the areas of arts, community development, health and human services, and education. Applicants must first submit an application of intent. Funding is also available for emerging community needs, and other areas, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179733

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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 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 Organizations for Arts, Education, Conservation, and Health Programs in M...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Michigan organizations to enhance the quality of life for residents of Mecosta County. Programs may fall in the areas of health, arts and culture, education, community development, environment and conservation, social services, and historical resources. Examples of supported projects include playground improv...

GrantWatch ID#: 181802
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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 Midland County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Youth, Healt...

Deadline 10/15/18

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

Deadline 10/31/18

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
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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

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