Competition Opens for $22M in Grants to Improve Pregnancy Assistance Programs

Agency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Office of Adolescent Health, OAH); Program: Support for Expectant and Parenting Teens, Women, Fathers and their Families (Pregnancy Assistance Fund) (CFDA Number: 93.500) (Funding Opportunity Number: AH-SP1-17-001); Eligibility: States; Funding: $22 million for 20 awards (25% match required); Deadline: March 24. Continue reading

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$40M for K-12 Educator Development Projects

Agency: Education Dept. (DoEd) Office of Innovation & Improvement; Program: Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) Grant Program (formerly Improving Teacher Quality State Grants) (CFDA Number: 84.367D); Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: $40 million for three awards (no match required); Deadline: March 7. Continue reading

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DOJ Funding to Reduce Sexual Assaults

Justice Dept logoAgency: Office of Violence against Women (DOJ); Program: Tribal Sexual Assault Services Program (CFDA Number: 16.024) (Funding Opportunity Number: OVW-2017-11802); Eligibility: Tribal governments and tribal organizations; Funding: $3 million for 10 awards (no match required); Deadline: Feb. 23. Continue reading

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$74M for HIV Services for Women, Infants, Children

hrsa_logoAgency: Health & Human Services Dept. (Health Resources & Services Admin., HRSA); Program: Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Part D Coordinated HIV Services and Access to Research for Women, Infants, Children, and Youth (WICY) Existing Geographic Service Areas (CFDA Number: 93.153) (Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-17-039); Eligibility: Schools, governments, public and private colleges and universities and 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: $74 million for 115 awards (no match required); Deadline: Feb. 21. Continue reading

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Grants Help Improve Mental Health, Aid Youth

Private Funder: American Psychiatric Foundation; Opportunity: Typical or Troubled? School Mental Health Education Grant program; Funding Focus: Mental health; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations; Funding: Up to 30 awards of $2,000 each; Deadline: TBA, the program is to open later this year; last year’s deadline was April 22. Continue reading

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Footwear Company Provides Funding for Environmental Projects

Private Funder: Keen Footwear; Opportunity: KEEN Effect Grant Program; Funding Focus: Environment, community development; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: $100,000 for 10 awards of $10,000 each; Nomination Deadlines: June 10. Continue reading

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Pharmacy Store Chain Focuses on Community Health

Funder: Rite Aid Foundation; Geographic Focus: National, in communities in which Rite Aid operates; Program: Health and wellness grants; Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations; Funding: Varies (the foundation has awarded over $16 million in grants to nonprofits); Deadline: Rolling. Continue reading

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DentaQuest Underwrites Kids’ Oral Health Efforts

Funder: DentaQuest Foundation; Program: Oral Health 2020; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: Governments and nonprofits; Funding: Multiple awards; Deadline: Rolling. Continue reading

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Gerber Foundation Boosts Funding for Children’s Nutrition, Health Care Projects

Funder: Gerber Foundation; Opportunity: Research Grants and Novice Researcher Awards; Funding Focus: Child nutrition, child healthcare and child environmental hazards; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, including public colleges and universities; Funding: Multiple awards ranging from $20,000 to $350,000 each; Deadlines: Concept papers are due on June 1. Continue reading

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JF Grants Help Spread Overseas Arts, Culture

Private Funder: Japan Foundation; Opportunity: Grants for Arts & Culture; Funding Focus: Education, performing arts and culture; Geographic Focus: Regional: the 37 states east of the Rocky Mountains; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, normally they range to $5,000 each; Deadline: Rolling. Continue reading

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