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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 Nonprofits to Empower Women and Girls Living in Extreme Poverty

Deadline 04/24/18

Grants ranging from $35,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for grassroots projects that empower girls and women living in extreme poverty. Applications are invited for projects that promote good health, economic self-sufficiency, and education in developing countries. Dining for Women is an educational givin...

GrantWatch ID#: 183405

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Housing, Education, an...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $7,500 to $10,000 to Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. If requesting support for capital campaigns, strategic investments, or large-scale initiatives, you must contact...

GrantWatch ID#: 141579

Grants to USA Land Grant IHEs to Help Farmers and Farm Workers with Disabilities

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA cooperative extensions at qualifying land grant colleges and universities for programs to assist farm workers, farmers, and farm family members with disabilities. The purpose of this program is to help beneficiaries succeed in the agricultural industry. Program elements include education, marketing, networkin...

GrantWatch ID#: 154693
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Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Education, Environme...

Deadline 04/30/18

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

Grants to Metropolitan Detroit, Michigan Nonprofits for Economic Development and Education

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to Metropolitan Detroit, Michigan nonprofit organizations for charitable activities that enhance the quality of life in local communities. Funding may be requested for economic development and educational programs that promote community development. Foundation Mission: Promoting Education and Economic Developmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 179974

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

Deadline 04/30/18

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 Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Benefit Women and Girls in Charlevoix...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for programs and projects that promote the well-being and economic self-sufficiency of girls and women in Emmet and Charlevoix Counties. Proposed programs and projects should demonstrate a reasonable likelihood of achieving the desired outcomes. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 132380

Grants to Adrian, Michigan Nonprofits for Education, Economic Development, and Recreation Pro...

Deadline 05/01/18

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 Nonprofits to Support Children and Families, the Environment, and Disenfranchi...

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations creating positive change through promoting self-sufficiency and community integration. Programs should address issues affecting children and families, the environment, and disenfranchised groups. Specifically, Singing for Change looks for groups that...

GrantWatch ID#: 138499

Fellowships to USA Journalists for Reporting and Research on Economic, Political, and Social I...

Deadline 05/01/18

Fellowships of $8,000 per month to USA journalists for research and reporting on current issues in the social and political arena, including immigration reform, racial tensions, and educational inequalities. Applicants are expected to work with visiting scholars conducting research projects in these areas. In addition ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174464

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

Deadline 05/01/18

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 USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social and Civil Rights for Global Citizens

Deadline 05/02/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for programs that work to protect cultural, social, civil, economic, and political rights for individuals in communities around the world. Previous grants have funded nonviolence initiatives, youth performing arts groups, and public broadcasting programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 178726

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Promote Markets for Local Agriculture

Deadline 05/07/18

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofits, government agencies, and agricultural businesses, associations, cooperatives, and networks to promote access to regionally or locally grown agricultural products. Funding is intended to increase domestic consumption of regionally produced agricultural products a...

GrantWatch ID#: 171588

Opportunity to USA Women Entrepreneurs for Fundraising and Business Development

Deadline 06/10/18 Conference Date: 05/08/18

Opportunity to USA businesses and female entrepreneurs that are majority women-owned to connect with resources and fundraising. This accelerator program connects women who are developing high-growth businesses with the tools and resources they need to succeed. The organization’s focus and goal is to connect women foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 180925

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

Deadline 05/14/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Economic Independence for Refugees

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for projects to help low-income refugees establish and maintain financial assets. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Purpose and Objectives: The Refugee IDA P...

GrantWatch ID#: 153104

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Help Refugees Establish Childcare Businesses

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to help refugees achieve financial self-sufficiency through the establishment of small, family childcare businesses. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Program Bac...

GrantWatch ID#: 154967
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Startup Companies to Relocate to the St. Louis, Miss...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants of $50,000 and in-kind services to USA, Canada and International startup companies that are willing to relocate to the St. Louis, Missouri area for at least one year. The program is seeking companies that produce innovative services, products, or technologies, wrapped within scalable business models with the potenti...

GrantWatch ID#: 170716
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Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Development, Children, Arts, and En...

Deadline 05/15/18

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 USA IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/18/18 Conference Date: 05/15/18

Grants to USA colleges, universities, and nonprofits engaged in educational or research activities to support early-career faculty members who demonstrate a strong potential to advance science and academia. This award is given to faculty who are likely to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162930
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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514
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Grants to Southwest Michigan Nonprofits to Enhance Community Social and Economic Welfare

Deadline 06/01/18

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
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Grants to Berrien County, Michigan Nonprofits to Improve the Local Quality of Life

Deadline 06/15/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Education, and Human S...

Deadline 06/15/18

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 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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 06/22/18

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernmental organizations working to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide and advance democratic goals. Applications are invited from independent, local NGOs for non-partisan programs that seek to accomplish the following goals: -Promote and defend h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256

Fellowships to USA Scholars for High-Level Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/28/18

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to analyze and carry out high-level research in the social sciences at the Foundation's New York-based facility. The focus of the research should relate to the Foundation's mission of improving social and living conditions in the United States. The Foundation now dedi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178482
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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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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 07/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Letters of Inquiry are due by February 1. Funding is intended to support projects in many fields of endeavor, including but not limited to, environmental initiatives that are working t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142
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Matching Grants to Battle Creek Area, Michigan Nonprofits for Public Art, Arts Education, and...

Deadline 07/02/18

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 USA and Japan Nonprofits for Studies and Initiatives Addressing Bilateral Policy

Deadline 08/31/18 LOI Date: 07/15/18

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 for a Wide Range of Social Change Projects

Deadline 07/15/18

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 Indiana and Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Community Servi...

Deadline 07/15/18

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 Kalamazoo County, Michigan Nonprofits to Improve Equity and Educational Outcomes f...

Deadline 09/17/18 LOI Date: 07/16/18

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to Kalamazoo County, Michigan nonprofits for programs that focus on equity and education in underserved communities. January 15, 2018, is the deadline to submit a letter of inquiry for requests over $25,000. Funding is intended for programs that address current communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177752
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Cultivate a Strong STEM Workforce

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 151207
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible States for Education and Literac...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, hospitals, government agencies, religious institutions, and volunteer fire departments in eligible states for community benefit programs. Particular focus will be placed on the areas of education, literacy, and low-income initiatives and solutions. The Funding Source seeks to...

GrantWatch ID#: 180322
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Investigators to Research USA Health Care Reform Out...

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

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

GrantWatch ID#: 175593

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 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 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

Grants to USA and Latin America Nonprofits for Research and Policy Changes that Benefit Latin...

Deadline 09/15/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 173581

Grants to 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

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 USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 173329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for 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 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 and job creation in economically distressed regions throughout the country. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant program officer prior to applying. This program is intended to levera...

GrantWatch ID#: 146555