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Michigan Economic Development Grants:  98 Economic Development Grants for Michigan.

Grants to encourage economic development, support construction, non-construction, technical assistance, new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities.

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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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, IHEs and Tribes for Entrepreneurship Projects

Deadline 08/29/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, local, special district, and state municipalities, public and private IHEs, and tribes for collaborative entrepreneurship projects. Funding is intended for initiatives that aim to convert research into marketable products and services, businesses, and ultimately, jobs. Specificall...

GrantWatch ID#: 173166

Opportunity for Michigan Startups to Compete for Investment Funding

Deadline 08/31/18

Opportunity for Michigan businesses to showcase innovative new business concepts to potential investors and compete for business development funding. The goal of this competition is to provide opportunities to mid to-late seed-stage businesses with the potential to have an immediate and positive impact on Michigan's econom...

GrantWatch ID#: 158640

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

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

Grants to Newaygo County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Environment, and Ec...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Newaygo County, Michigan nonprofit organizations and public agencies for a broad range of activities that benefit local communities. Focus areas include economic and community development, education, natural resources, nonprofit sustainability, and poverty mitigation. Community grants should address one of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 177736

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

Grants to Battle Creek Area, Michigan Resident Groups for Neighborhood Improvement Projects

Deadline 09/03/18

Grants ranging from $200 to $4,000 to Battle Creek Area, Michigan resident groups to implement neighborhood improvement projects and community-oriented events. Applicants must attend an orientation session to be eligible. Sessions are held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month. Applicants may apply for two types ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181664

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Communities in the Greater H...

Deadline 09/10/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, schools, municipalities, and other government agencies to benefit communities in the greater Holland/Zeeland area. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may be requested for a broad range of areas, including community and economic development, arts and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156671
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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 Mason County, Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Churches to Enhance Qual...

Deadline 09/30/18 LOI Date: 09/15/18

Grants to Mason County, Michigan nonprofit organizations, governments, schools, and churches to enhance quality of life for local residents. LOIs are due March 15. Program areas include arts, education, community development, urban revitalization, environment, health, human services, children, and other community needs. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 157363
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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 Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Education, and Human S...

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants to Arizona, Florida, California, Michigan, and Texas nonprofit organizations for programs that promote economic and community development, education for low and moderate-income residents, and health and human services initiatives. Funding is also given for event sponsorships. Giving priorities include: 1. Edu...

GrantWatch ID#: 176342
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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

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Quality of Life in the St. Joseph-B...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Michigan nonprofits and governmental organizations for projects that will improve the lives of St. Joseph-Benton Harbor community residents. Funding is intended for projects that align with the following areas of focus: health, education, and economic and community development. Within thes...

GrantWatch ID#: 136433
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Grants to Coopersville, Michigan Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Health, and Com...

Deadline 09/28/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofits in the Coopersville area for programs that focus on environment, arts and culture, education, economic and community betterment, and health and human services. Interested parties must contact program staff before applying. Funding also supports units of government, educational institutions, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179265
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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
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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
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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 Battle Creek Area, Michigan Nonprofits for Education, Health, and Community Progra...

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants starting at $1,000 to Battle Creek area, Michigan nonprofit organizations and resident-led groups for community benefit programs. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, and community enrichment. Projects and programs should positively impact the quality of life of area residents. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176494
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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

Matching Grants to Battle Creek Area, Michigan Nonprofits for Public Art, Arts Education, and...

Deadline 10/02/18

Matching grants to Battle Creek area, Michigan nonprofit organizations for arts activities that will benefit local residents and bolster the area's economic development. Grant orientations are held the second and fourth Wednesday of every month. Preference is given to projects that include public art, arts or culture educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 181596
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Grants to Berrien County, Michigan Nonprofits to Improve the Local Quality of Life

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Berrien County, Michigan nonprofit organizations to enrich and improve the quality of life by addressing the economic and cultural needs of community residents. Applicants must contact the funding source before submitting a grant application.

GrantWatch ID#: 160136
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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 Sturgis, Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Community Programs and You...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants to Sturgis area, Michigan nonprofit organizations, public schools, municipalities, and other governmental entities for community benefit activities. Areas of focus include community and economic development, health, seniors, youth, arts and culture, education, human services, and housing. Applicants may apply for...

GrantWatch ID#: 174591
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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
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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
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Grants to Indiana and Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Community Servi...

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Michigan and Indiana nonprofits and agencies in eligible areas for programs that focus on poverty reduction, education, and community vitality. Priority is given to programs that support the most at-risk populations, including single heads of households, the elderly, at...

GrantWatch ID#: 179686
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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
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Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Education, Environme...

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for activities that promote economic health, education, arts and culture, and the environment. The intention of these grants is to enable organizations to achieve lasting results within the focus areas. Organizations must benefit communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 164400
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Grants to Adrian, Michigan Nonprofits for Education, Economic Development, and Recreation Pro...

Deadline 11/01/18

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 Southwest Michigan Nonprofits to Enhance Community Social and Economic Welfare

Deadline 11/01/18

Grants to Southwest Michigan nonprofit organizations for projects and programs that will positively impact the communities in eligible counties. Preference will be shown to projects that seek to improve the general economic and social well-being of a sizable number of people in local communities. The service area includes ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179158

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Development, Children, Arts, and En...

Deadline 11/15/18

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 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, Agencies, and IHEs for Economic Development in Economically Distre...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, IHEs, tribes, and district organizations to support economic development, attract private investments, and create jobs in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Grants and cooperative agreements made under these programs are designed to leverage existing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies to Strengthen American Indian Communities

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, tribes, and government agencies to benefit American Indian nations through land-related initiatives. Program areas include cultural awareness, legal reform, education, and economic opportunity. The Foundation works to ensure that American Indian people recover and maintain control ove...

GrantWatch ID#: 154595