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North Carolina Economic Development Grants:  69 Economic Development Grants for North Carolina.

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, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve and Protect Natural Resources

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to build community capacity to protect natural resources. Funding is intended to support a range of local partnerships working to enhance water quality, watersheds, and the species and habitats t...

GrantWatch ID#: 167420

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Benefit Projects in Eligible ...

Deadline 02/12/20

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies to enhance the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to meet the needs of the community by supporting new or existing initiatives that thoughtfully and meaningfully transform communities i...

GrantWatch ID#: 176324

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes to Strengthen the Economy in Eligible R...

Deadline 03/27/20 LOI Date: 02/28/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and development districts to strengthen the economy and expand job opportunities in eligible regions. Applicants must submit a letter of intent and contact the Funding Source prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to help communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 183102

Grants and Loans to USA Agricultural Producers and Small Rural Businesses for Energy Improvem...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants starting at $1,500 and loan guarantees starting at $5,000 to USA, Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico agricultural producers and small rural businesses to improve energy efficiency by installing renewable energy systems or making energy efficiency enhancements. Funds may be used for the purchase, installation, and const...

GrantWatch ID#: 170109

Grants to North Carolina Community Colleges for Training and Workforce Development

Deadline 02/01/20

Grants to North Carolina eligible colleges for training and workforce development. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Preference is given to programs that provide training within the manufacturing industry. Eligible applicants must be located in Duke Energy's or Piedmont Natural ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162968

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Organizations for Housing, Infrastructure, and Economic...

Deadline 02/03/20

Grants to USA tribal governments and tribal organizations for programs to develop Native American and Alaska Native communities, particularly benefiting low- and moderate-income individuals. Funding is intended for programs to create economic opportunities, decent housing, and suitable living environments.

GrantWatch ID#: 171996

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Improve K-14 Science Education to Prepare Stu...

Deadline 02/06/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, high schools, and institutions of higher education to improve K-14 science education in eligible disciplines to prepare students for the workforce. Funding is intended to support the preparation of teaching methods and learning materials to encourage increasing numbers of students to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180249

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Educational Institutions in Eligible Areas for Environment, Safe...

Deadline 02/10/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and accredited educational institutions in eligible areas for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Qualified applicants from the following locations are eligible to apply for funding: Illi...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies to Increase Work Opportunities for Peop...

Deadline 06/12/20 LOI Date: 02/14/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, public and private schools, universities, and government entities to reduce unemployment rates among people with disabilities. Applicants must submit a concept application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended for innovative pilot programs, social ventures, and d...

GrantWatch ID#: 180030

Competition for USA Nonprofits to Promote Economic Growth for Individuals with Low-Income

Deadline 02/18/20

Opportunity for USA and territories nonprofit organizations to participate in a competition for proposals that promote economic growth for individuals and families with low-income. Registration is required prior to applying. The competition is intended to fund the most transformative evidence-based solution to address barr...

GrantWatch ID#: 187338

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Government Entities for Economic Development Initiat...

Deadline 02/20/20

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and government entities for initiatives that promote economic development. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Special consideration is given to projects that assist tobacco-dependent, economically challenged, or rural areas of the state.

GrantWatch ID#: 179845
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Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and IHEs for Research Projects

Deadline 04/07/20 LOI Date: 02/26/20

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and IHEs for research in the area of life sciences and technology. Applicants must register at least 5 days in advance and submit a preliminary application. Funding is intended to foster economic growth. Research will be conducted by groups led by a full-time faculty member ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185823
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Grants to USA IHEs for Research to Enhance Organic Crop and Livestock Production

Deadline 02/27/20

Grants to USA universities and colleges for integrated research in identified priority areas in the organic agriculture industry. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Collaborative projects are encouraged. Projects may include both crop and livestock research.

GrantWatch ID#: 182886
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Grants to USA Agricultural Businesses to Develop and Market Value-Added Agricultural Products

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants to USA agricultural producers, groups, and other eligible businesses for activities to expand the agricultural market. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. The purpose of the grant program is to assist agricultural producers to enter into value-added activities rela...

GrantWatch ID#: 172471

Grants to USA Small Businesses to Support the Development of Technologies

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for the development of new technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full proposal. Applicants are also advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the development of technically risky and innova...

GrantWatch ID#: 184701
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Grants to USA Small Businesses for High-Risk Technology Research

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants to USA and territories businesses for research to establish the feasibility of commercializing risky technologies. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting an application. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take a few weeks to complete. Funding is intended to allow small busi...

GrantWatch ID#: 184702
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Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Programs to Assist...

Deadline 04/02/20 Conference Date: 03/11/20

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies for programs to assist low-income families in eligible counties. Interested applicants are required to contact program staff prior to submitting a proposal. Funding is intended to support community-based educational programs that advance the careers...

GrantWatch ID#: 187702

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/13/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit the community in eligible regions. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life for residents. Projects should improve economic infrastructure, create jobs, address emergency needs of individuals, and promote charitable and ser...

GrantWatch ID#: 168284
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Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/20/20

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and units of government to enhance the quality of life for residents in eligible regions. Grant funds may be used to support a wide range of community benefit projects. Focus areas include arts and culture, education, economic development, human services, historic preservati...

GrantWatch ID#: 163126
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International NGOs to Promote Democratic Values

Deadline 03/27/20

Grants averaging $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International nongovernment 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:

GrantWatch ID#: 179280
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Income Tax Credits to California Businesses to Encourage Economic Development and Job Creati...

Deadline 03/30/20

Income tax credits starting at $20,000 to businesses as an incentive to relocate or expand their business in California. This program is open to businesses that want to stay and grow in California or come to California. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of jobs with good wages and benefits by attracting...

GrantWatch ID#: 180343
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Grants to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, Tribes, and IHEs for Business Development in Non-Urban Ar...

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to USA and territories agencies, nonprofits, IHEs, tribes, and cooperatives to promote economic development in non-urban areas. Funding is intended for programs that promote the development of small or new businesses and provide adult education opportunities to further employment.

GrantWatch ID#: 167073
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Awards to USA Organization Founders Ages 50 and Over to Recognize Positive Change and Signifi...

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $5,000 and $50,000 to USA and territories individual nonprofit founders ages 50 and older to recognize efforts to create positive social change and impact. The award is intended to acknowledge organizational leaders who use their life experiences to make a difference. Applicants must have started the work at age ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180642

Grants to to North Carolina Agencies and Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligib...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to North Carolina government agencies and nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of community development, economic development, health care, and education. Funding may be requested for capital projects, progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 178392
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Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Regions for Community Benefit P...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible regions for programs and projects that improve the quality of life for local residents. Eligible focus areas include health care, education, economic development, and community development.

GrantWatch ID#: 178405
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Grants to North Carolina For-Profits in Eligible Regions to Incentivize Expansions in Local B...

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to North Carolina for-profits in eligible regions that have made significant property investments during the previous calendar year. This program provides financial support to local businesses that are working to expand and diversify the local economy. Applicants must be located in Gaston County.

GrantWatch ID#: 178857
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Political, Economic, Social, and Civil Rights of People Across ...

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of approximately $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs to protect the cultural, civil, economic, social, and political rights of people across the globe. The Foundation's mission includes pursuing justice and peace and distributing the world's resources equitably. Previous grants have been awarded fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178726
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Workforce Development Programs i...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government entities in multiple states for workforce development and training programs in the energy sector. Preference will be given to programs that serve low-income, diverse, and under-represented audiences, including women and minorities. Through these grants, Duke is invest...

GrantWatch ID#: 184622
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Grants USA, Canada, and International Women Entrepreneurs for Business Development

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to USA, Canada, and International women entrepreneurs for business development. Funding is intended to allow businesses to improve, expand, increase, and strengthen. Applicants will be subject to a public consumer vote and recipients will be expected to mentor future grantees to help them o...

GrantWatch ID#: 186824
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Increase Female Participation in Addr...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to address climate change. Funding is intended to train and involve females in addressing environmental issues, increase the representation of women, and create job opportunities for women that elevate them as leaders in environmental solutio...

GrantWatch ID#: 187814
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Grants to USA Music-Related Nonprofits to Develop Promotional Materials that Will Lead to In...

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories music-related nonprofit organizations to develop promotional materials such as brochures, websites, and marketing videos. Funding is intended to provide seed money that the nonprofit may use in the development of grant application materials that may be required to secure additi...

GrantWatch ID#: 141225
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Grants to USA Scholars for Behavioral Economics Research Addressing Diversity and Immigration

Deadline 08/17/20 LOI Date: 05/21/20

Grants to USA scholars to support high-level research on the economic, political, and social effects of the shifting ethnic and racial composition on the nation. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of a full application. Funding is intended for investigator-initiated research proposals on the social, ec...

GrantWatch ID#: 174368
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for High-Level Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/30/20

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 Energy Efficiency, Conservation, and Urban F...

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple States for preserving, restoring, and protecting the natural environment, as well as strengthening the social fabric and physical landscape of local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. Priority is given to nonprofits in Alabama, Connecticut, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171524
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Science, Philosophy, Character Devel...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 08/14/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs for charitable work and innovative projects and research. An online funding inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of science and deep questions facing humankind, character virtue ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171288
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, IHEs, and Individuals for Economic Developm...

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, for-profits, local, tribal, and state government units, IHEs, and individuals for technical assistance and research projects that promote economic development in distressed regions. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several days to complete.

GrantWatch ID#: 184088
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusive clean economy. The Foundation’s four focus are...

GrantWatch ID#: 123756
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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. Funding is intended to leverage existing assets and to support creative approaches to supporting ec...

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 Southeastern USA Nonprofits to Assist People Living in Poverty and Enhance Economi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Southeastern USA nonprofits for programs that will assist low-income individuals in overcoming poverty and achieving economic and social justice. The Foundation is interested in supporting economic transition work in Central Appalachia (primarily in West Virginia and Kentucky), civic engagement in Georgia and No...

GrantWatch ID#: 154507
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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
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Grants to USA Grassroots Organizations to Promote Social and Environmental Justice

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA grassroots organizations working to promote environmental justice and social change. This program supports organizations seeking to further their mission through collaboration and networking with other grassroots organizations. Priority will be given to small, community-based groups seeking to meet face-to-fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 156908
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education and Training, Environment, Civics, and Public Health P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in communities in which the funding source does business for programs in education, environmental awareness, civic and community development, and public health. The funding source aims to support programs for financially disadvantaged populations. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158578
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Culture, Arts, Environment, and Technology

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for initiatives in the areas of culture, arts, environment, and technology. Within each of these areas, the Foundation places a special emphasis on education. While consideration may be given to proposals in other areas, the Foundation seeks to apply its technological, financial, and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 160389
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Multiple States for Education and Economi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits, schools, IHEs, faith-based organizations, and government agencies in multiple States for programs in the areas quality early childhood education, affordable housing, community development and revitalization, community services, and arts and culture. Eligible locations are within PNC Bank's ser...

GrantWatch ID#: 161489
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Strengthen Economically Distressed Regions

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, tribes, and district organizations to develop and implement regional economic development plans and strategies, with an emphasis on economically distressed areas. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162016
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Internships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Volunteer in Israel

Deadline Ongoing

Internships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to travel to Israel and gain experience (usually volunteering) in a field of the applicant's choice. Interns will spend 25 to 40 hours per week in their placement, with the rest of the time free for personal exploration. This program enables interns to live and obse...

GrantWatch ID#: 162018
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Progress Measurement, Animal Advocacy, and Independent Media

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that seek to build a more sustainable, just, and humane world. Specific funding areas include measuring human progress, animal advocacy, and independent media. Though the Foundation currently supports projects in Global HIV/AIDS, it is not currently accepting any other AID...

GrantWatch ID#: 162166
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Grants to USA, India, and South Africa Nonprofits to Benefit Children Living in Urban Poverty

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, India, and South Africa nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that have a direct, positive impact on children living in urban poverty. Funding will specifically be provided for proposals that focus on the areas of education, children's health, and/or family economic stability. Rather than ran...

GrantWatch ID#: 162173
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Grants to USA and Israel Organizations for Social Change Projects Focusing on Health, Human ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel organizations for programs and projects that promote social justice and human rights. Funding is intended to support social change projects that specifically focus on the areas of health and mental health, human rights, educational opportunity, Jewish life, and strengthening Israeli democracy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162198