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161 Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students

Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
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Awards to USA Undergraduate Chemical Science Faculty to Recognize Exceptional Research and C...

Deadline 08/05/21

Awards of $75,000 to USA and territories undergraduate chemical science faculty at IHEs to recognize scholarly research and exceptional commitment to teaching. Awards are intended to provide an unrestricted research grant to full-time tenure-track professors in chemic...

GrantWatch ID#: 167466

Awards to USA School and Community Based Educators for Outstanding Family Engagement Projects

Deadline 08/06/21

Award of $5,000 and an award of $20,000 to USA school and community-based family educators to recognize outstanding work in engaging families in the educational process. Funding is intended to support the implementation of the recipients' innovative ideas and to expand...

GrantWatch ID#: 149872

Awards to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofit CEOs to Honor Outstanding Leaders...

Deadline 08/06/21

Awards to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC chief executives of nonprofit organizations in eligible areas to honor excellence in leadership. Awards are intended to support professional development activities that benefit the recipients and their nonprofit staff. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 173136

Awards to Texas Individuals in Eligible Regions to Recognize Excellence in Health Care

Deadline 08/06/21

Awards to Texas individuals in eligible regions to recognize excellence in the health care field. Eligible professions include first responders, physicians, medical researchers, non-clinical staff, healthcare executives, and practitioners. Nominees must live and work i...

GrantWatch ID#: 197480

Award to a California Woman in an Eligible Area for Contributions to the Local Jewish Communi...

Deadline 08/06/21

Award of $2,500 to a California woman in an eligible location for outstanding contributions to the Jewish community. The award is intended to recognize exceptional leadership skills, and to honor women who serve as role models and go beyond simply committing their time...

GrantWatch ID#: 197629

Award to a USA or Canada Library Employee or Team in Recognition of Innovative Marketing Str...

Deadline 08/06/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA or Canada public library employee or team in recognition of innovative marketing strategies. Special consideration will be given to an individual or team of marketers of library services who have revived or initiated a new marketing approach in...

GrantWatch ID#: 197665

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Journalists for Exceptional Reporting on Disabiliti...

Deadline 08/07/21

Awards totaling $8,000 to USA, Canada, and International journalists for exceptional reporting on disabilities. Eligible entries can be presented digitally, broadcasted, or printed. Awards are offered for media in both large and small markets. Special consideration wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 196462

Award to a Colorado Business or Nonprofit Executive in Eligible Counties to Recognize Busine...

Deadline 08/09/21

Award to a Colorado business or nonprofit chief executive in eligible counties to recognize outstanding commitment and contributions to his or her company and community. The award program is intended to acknowledge the achievements of a CEO or someone with a similar ti...

GrantWatch ID#: 186564

Award to a Nebraska PreK-12 Teacher to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to Education

Deadline 08/11/21

Award to a Nebraska PreK-12 classroom teacher to honor outstanding achievements and contributions to education. All award finalists will receive a $1,000 grant for educational projects and professional pursuits. Key qualifications include the use of effective teaching ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158260

Awards to Northwest Territories Individuals or Volunteer Groups to Recognize Community-Build...

Deadline 08/11/21

Awards of $1,000 to Northwest Territories individuals or groups of volunteers to recognize community-building efforts. Awards are intended to recognize volunteers and groups who have worked to improve the quality of life in local communities. Awards are available in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 169669

Awards to Kansas Businesses in Eligible Counties to Recognize Outstanding Business Practices

Deadline 08/11/21

Awards to Kansas businesses in eligible counties to recognize outstanding business practices. The award is intended to recognize companies with policies, benefits, and practices that make them leaders in the region. Local employees will take a survey to determine the w...

GrantWatch ID#: 197787

Award to a Female Entrepreneur to Recognize Outstanding Business Growth and Impact

Deadline 09/20/21 Conference Date: 08/11/21

Award to a female entrepreneur to recognize outstanding business growth and impact on product markets. In addition to making an equity investment in the prize winner's company, the funding source will afford selected honorees with the opportunity to compete for monetar...

GrantWatch ID#: 197200

Awards to Alabama Business Leaders for Outstanding Achievements and Community Involvement

Deadline 08/12/21

Awards to Alabama business leaders in eligible locations to recognize exceptional business achievements and community contributions. The awards are intended to acknowledge chief financial officers and financial executives who have successfully guided their company's fi...

GrantWatch ID#: 194380

Contracts for Services and Awards to Georgia Artists in Eligible Areas to Support Artwork in...

Deadline 08/20/21 Conference Date: 08/12/21

Contracts for services of up to $4,000 and awards of $1,500 to Georgia individual artists in eligible locations to support artistic works in a variety of disciplines. First-time applicants must attend an online application workshop prior to applying. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 178618

Awards to Washington BIPOC Individual Artists and Artist Teams to Recognize Outstanding Arti...

Deadline 09/07/21 Conference Date: 08/12/21

Awards of $1,500 to Washington BIPOC individual artists and artist teams to recognize outstanding artistic practice. Applicants may practice in a broad of disciplines, including literary arts, media arts, performing arts, and visual arts. The goal of the regionally foc...

GrantWatch ID#: 180747

Awards to Arizona, Minnesota, Colorado, and North Dakota Nonprofits to Recognize Creative St...

Deadline 08/13/21

Awards of $10,000 to Arizona, Minnesota, Colorado, and North Dakota nonprofit organizations to acknowledge outstanding efforts to create original and innovative ideas for sustainable revenue. Consideration will be given to organizations with impactful and creative init...

GrantWatch ID#: 171359

Awards to New Mexico Nonprofits, Businesses, and Individuals for Exceptional Conduct in Busi...

Deadline 08/13/21

Awards to recognize New Mexico businesses, nonprofit organizations, and individuals for exceptional business and ethical conduct. Awards are available in four different categories. Eligible nominees are those that set high ethical standards and encourage ethical behavi...

GrantWatch ID#: 172349

Awards to Vermont Individuals, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Contributions to Pa...

Deadline 08/13/21

Awards to Vermont individuals, professionals, nonprofit organizations, commercial organizations, and government agencies to recognize outstanding contributions to parks and recreation throughout the state. The award is intended to recognize contributions for outstandin...

GrantWatch ID#: 173909

Awards to New Hampshire For-Profit and Nonprofit Leaders to Recognize Exemplary Achievement

Deadline 08/13/21

Awards to New Hampshire executives and owners of businesses and nonprofit organizations for serving as outstanding examples in their fields. Eligible nominees are those deserving of recognition for their achievements in either large or small companies (having more or l...

GrantWatch ID#: 175633

Awards to USA Native Artists for Outstanding Commitment to Arts and Native Culture

Deadline 08/13/21

Awards of $25,000 to USA Native artists to recognize outstanding commitment to the arts. The purpose of this program is to honor established artists in a wide range of artistic disciplines that promote understanding of the cultural values and creative practices of thei...

GrantWatch ID#: 183961

Awards to North Dakota Communities to Recognize Exceptional Projects to Improve the Quality ...

Deadline 08/13/21

Awards to North Dakota communities to recognize exceptional projects to improve the quality of life for residents. Awards are available for communities that have supported arts and culture, public art, beautification, workforce development, infrastructure projects on e...

GrantWatch ID#: 197345

Awards to USA Hospitals and Health Organizations in Recognition of Outstanding Commitment an...

Deadline 08/14/21

Awards to USA health care organizations to recognize outstanding commitment to serving the community. The purpose of this program is to honor hospitals and other health care organizations for their exceptional efforts to improve health and wellbeing in the community. A...

GrantWatch ID#: 180443
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Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize Volunteer Efforts in Environmental Stewardship

Deadline 08/15/21

Awards to USA individuals to recognize outstanding volunteer contributions to the conservation of natural resources. Awardee, finalists, and runners up will receive up to $50,000 to donate to nonprofits of choice. This program honors volunteers whose activities create,...

GrantWatch ID#: 155784

Award to an Indiana Nonprofit Board Member to Recognize Outstanding Service

Deadline 08/15/21

Award of $10,000 to an Indiana board member of a nonprofit organization that serves the residents of eligible communities. This program recognizes an individual board member whose management skills and strategic planning abilities have contributed to the financial stab...

GrantWatch ID#: 166101

Awards to Alaska Individuals, Agencies, and Organizations for Contributions to the Documentat...

Deadline 08/15/21

Awards to Alaska individuals, historical societies, museums, and government agencies for contributions to the preservation, research, and understanding of state and local history. The award is intended to recognize those who have shown excellence in the education and p...

GrantWatch ID#: 181888

Grants to Louisiana Nonprofits, Churches, and Hospitals for Programs that Address Community ...

Deadline 08/15/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to Louisiana nonprofit organizations, medical organizations, churches, and institutes of higher education in eligible parishes for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts and culture, literacy ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184018

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Musician or Musical Scholar for Contributions to th...

Deadline 08/16/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International musician or musical scholar for contributions to the field of historical music. Funding may be used for recordings, monographs, articles, editions, public performances, and other projects. Funding is intended as a gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 158738

Awards to USA, Canada, or International Jewish Individuals for Exceptional Leadership and Hu...

Deadline 08/18/21

Awards to recognize USA, Canada, or International Jewish individuals to recognize exceptional leadership and humanitarian accomplishments. Nominations are welcome on behalf of individuals under age 50 who have made a significant, measurable, and positive global impact....

GrantWatch ID#: 177586

Awards to Alaska Organizations, Businesses, and Individuals for Outstanding Contributions to ...

Deadline 08/20/21

Awards to Alaska organizations, businesses, and individuals in recognition of significant contributions to the arts and humanities within the State. Awards are intended to honor achievements in areas including community, leadership, education, and Native arts and langu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175219
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Award to a USA, Canada or International Nonprofit orĀ For-Profit to Recognize and Support Wo...

Deadline 10/08/21 LOI Date: 08/20/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit or for-profit organization that is addressing environmental and social issues. Applicants are required to submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support and incr...

GrantWatch ID#: 191876

Awards to Texas Veteran Business Owners, Business Leaders and Military Spouses for Supportin...

Deadline 08/20/21

Awards to Texas veteran business owners, veteran business leaders, and military spouses in eligible counties to acknowledge exceptional business practices and support for their fellow veterans. Eligible nominees must be employed in the region and must be residents of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 197493

Awards to Alabama Attorneys in Eligible Locations for Contributions to the Community and the ...

Deadline 08/20/21

Awards to Alabama lawyers in eligible locations to recognize achievements and accomplishments. The award is intended to honor local attorneys under the age of 40 and to acknowledge their contributions to their firms, tangible results in their practice areas, and their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197494

Awards to Washington Artists, Organizations, For-Profits, and Residents to Recognize Arts-Ba...

Deadline 08/20/21

Awards to Washington individual artists, arts and cultural organizations, businesses, and local residents in eligible areas for exceptional commitment to enriching the community through the arts. The awards are intended to recognize outstanding nominees in the focus ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 197558

Awards to Georgia Individuals, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Exceptional Contributions to ...

Deadline 08/20/21

Awards to Georgia individual residents, businesses, and nonprofit organizations for outstanding contributions to the arts and humanities sector. The award is intended to recognize exceptional groups, for-profits, and individuals that have helped to promote the state's ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197593

Awards to Texas Individuals, Nonprofits, and For-Profits to Recognize Excellence in Inclusion...

Deadline 08/21/21

Awards to Texas individuals and nonprofit and for-profit organizations in eligible counties to recognize excellence in inclusion and diversity. Nominees should be bastions of age, gender, race, disability, and religious equality in their communities. Nominees must be b...

GrantWatch ID#: 197482
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Awards to Alabama Businesses in Eligible Areas for Supporting Veterans in the Workplace

Deadline 08/26/21

Awards to Alabama businesses in eligible locations for supporting employees who are military veterans. The award is intended to honor employers who support veterans through creative initiatives and workplace policies. The award is given to companies that seek to recrui...

GrantWatch ID#: 197759

Awards to Wisconsin Libraries and Networks to Honor Outstanding Library Services

Deadline 08/27/21

Awards to Wisconsin libraries, library systems and networks to recognize outstanding library services. Awardees will be honored for exemplary achievement in professional development, employee satisfaction, user oriented services, interlibrary networking and collaborati...

GrantWatch ID#: 144877
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Awards to Canada Entrepreneurs to Recognize Successful Business Achievements Using an Online...

Deadline 08/27/21

Award of $15,000, awards of $10,000, and in-kind support to Canada individuals to recognize successful business achievements using an online sales and auction platform. The award is intended to honor a person who operates a successful online business. The award winner ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160129

Awards to Utah Individuals and Organizations in Eligible Areas to Recognize Contributions to...

Deadline 08/27/21

Awards to Utah artists, art advocates, and organizations in eligible locations to recognize contributions to the community through the arts. Awards are given in the areas of folk arts, literary, arts in education, young artist, performing arts, visual arts, media, desi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181957
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Awards to Maryland Executives and Managers to Recognize Professional Achievements and Commun...

Deadline 08/27/21

Awards to Maryland financial executives and managers at local businesses in eligible locations to recognize their exceptional skills and record of achievement. This honor is intended to identify and commend individuals for both professional achievements and community i...

GrantWatch ID#: 193326
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Award to a Quebec Individual in Recognition of Outstanding Contributions to English Language...

Deadline 08/27/21

Award to a Quebec individual in recognition of outstanding contributions to English language literature. Funding is intended to acknowledge a long-standing member of the literary community who has made considerable contributions over at least a ten-year period. The nom...

GrantWatch ID#: 197359

Awards to Texas Businesses in Eligible Locations to to Honor Growth and Exceptional Achieveme...

Deadline 08/27/21

Awards to Texas for-profit businesses in eligible locations for exceptional achievements and accomplishments in their industries. The awards are intended to recognize successful and fast-growing privately-owned corporations and companies that are located and do busines...

GrantWatch ID#: 197477

Awards to Virginia K-12 Teachers and Administrators for Exceptional Economic and Financial E...

Deadline 08/30/21

Awards to Virginia K-12 administrators and teachers who have made extraordinary contributions to financial and economic education. Awardees will be recognized for creative, innovative units or lesson plans that involve active student learning and participation. Lessons...

GrantWatch ID#: 173664
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Awards to North Carolina Nonprofits, Companies, and Individuals to Recognize Outstanding Com...

Deadline 08/30/21

Awards to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, companies, and individuals in eligible regions to acknowledge outstanding volunteer contributions to their communities. The award is intended to recognize philanthropic efforts, corporate partnerships, and board support...

GrantWatch ID#: 197786

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Professor for Excellence in the Teaching of Standar...

Deadline 08/31/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International educator, professor, or teacher at an accredited university to recognize the outstanding use of industry standards in teaching. A $2,000 honorarium will also be awarded to the winner's university. The award is intended...

GrantWatch ID#: 160154

Award to a Canada Academic for Outstanding Contributions in Research, Teaching, and Communit...

Deadline 08/31/21

Award of $1,000 to a Canada academic to recognize outstanding contributions in research, teaching, and community service. The recipient of this annual award will be an individual whose actions have significantly contributed to their field of study, the lives of their s...

GrantWatch ID#: 160345

Award to a Maryland Nonprofit in Eligible Counties to Recognize Excellent Community Service

Deadline 08/31/21

Award to a Maryland nonprofit organization in eligible counties to recognize outstanding achievement in meeting community needs. The award is intended to honor one nonprofit organization that has shown excellent leadership and has provided benefit to residents in the t...

GrantWatch ID#: 161535

Award to a Colorado Physician to Recognize Excellence in Providing Volunteer Services

Deadline 08/31/21

Award of $10,000 to a Colorado physician to acknowledge medical contributions to their community. Cash awards will be presented to a nonprofit health care organization chosen by the award recipient. The purpose of this program is to recognize a doctor for volunteer med...

GrantWatch ID#: 172793

Awards to Arizona PreK-12 District and Charter Public Schools to Recognize Educational Excel...

Deadline 08/31/21

Awards of $500 to Arizona PreK-12 district and charter public schools to recognize educational excellence. Awards are intended to recognize schools that demonstrate sustained high achievement or significant improvement, as well as an exceptional ability to meet student...

GrantWatch ID#: 175507
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Award to an Oklahoma PreK-12 Teacher for Excellence in Classroom Education

Deadline 08/31/21

Award to an Oklahoma PreK-12 teacher for outstanding contributions to the teaching profession. The award is intended to recognize a highly talented teacher who is committed to providing quality classroom education and who plans to remain in a teaching role rather than ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180476