Upcoming Grants Related to Economic Development/Job Training/Financial Literacy

 

Department of Transportation: National Infrastructure Investments

Deadline: Jul 2, 2021

National Infrastructure Investments are now known as Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grants, formerly TIGER and BUILD Transportation Grants. RAISE grants are for capital investments in surface transportation that will have a significant local or regional impact. RAISE funding aligns with the Department of Transportation (DOT’s) infrastructure goal by guiding strategic investments...


 

Department of Health and Human Services: Refugee Microenterprise Development Program

Deadline: Jun 7, 2021

The overall goal of the Refugee Microenterprise Development Program (MED) Program is to promote refugee economic self-sufficiency by providing assistance with development, expansion, or maintenance of refugee-owned micro-businesses. Under the MED Program, the following objectives must be carried out: 1) assisting refugees to establish microenterprise businesses through the provision of MED loans, T/TA, 2) assisting...


 

Serve New Mexico Formula Request for Applications

Deadline: Apr 30, 2021

The Serve New Mexico Formula Request is for a pool of AmeriCorps national service funding (the Formula pool) that is determined on the basis of a statewide competition and selected by the Serve New Mexico Commission (the Commission). Any application in response to this request is for this statewide Formula pool of funding. Applicants should...


 

Del Norte LOV Foundation: 2021 Community Grant-Making

Deadline: Apr 15, 2021

Del Norte LOV Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Del Norte Credit Union (DNCU), provides programmatic grants to nonprofits based in New Mexico that align with the Foundation’s mission to improve lives of youth and families in New Mexico, particularly in the communities that DNCU serves which include Los Alamos, Rio Arriba, and Santa Fe counties....


 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Refugee Family Child Care Microenterprise Development Program

Deadline: Jun 1, 2021

The Refugee Family Child Care Microenterprise Development (RFCCMED) program will fund applicants to enable refugees to achieve self-sufficiency by establishing small family child care businesses. The program will provide refugee participants with training and technical assistance (TA) in professional child care, microenterprise development, and financial literacy; assist refugee participants in navigating the child care licensing...


 

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation: 2021 Rebuilding Better RFP

Deadline: Apr 5, 2021

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation’s Entrepreneurship Policy strategy focuses on policy advocacy and engagement with entrepreneurs to spur adoption of pro-entrepreneurial policy at the local, state, and national levels. The Rebuilding Better RFP is intended to support activities that engage entrepreneurs in advocacy and educate policymakers of the challenges entrepreneurs face in America, thereby contributing to...


 

Department of Commerce: Advanced Manufacturing Project Grants

Deadline: Apr 8, 2021

The Advanced Manufacturing Project (AMP) grants awards to identify, screen, promote, and refer Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) to specialized advanced manufacturing programs, and to provide technical and business development services. The technical assistance and business development services will generate increased financing and contract opportunities for MBEs and will assist MBEs in creating and retaining jobs....


 

U.S. Department of Education: Indian Education Discretionary Grants Program–Professional Development Grants

Deadline: May 3, 2021

The purpose of the Indian Education Professional Development Grants program is to increase the number of qualified Indian individuals in professions that serve Indians, and to provide training to qualified Indian individuals to become teachers and administrators. The competition includes two absolute priorities, and two competitive preference priorities. The Department anticipates awarding approximately half of...


 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: Western Sky Community Care Micro Grant Fund

Deadline: May 28, 2021

The Western Sky Community Care Micro Grant Fund supports nonprofits in improving outcomes in Dona Ana, Luna, Hidalgo, and Sierra Counties of New Mexico. Projects in these counties are defined broadly and may include one or more of the following social determinant areas: Economic Stability (employment, housing instability, food insecurity, poverty) Education (early childhood education...


 

Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: Dr. Robert Palmer Grant Fund

Deadline: May 21, 2021

The Dr. Robert Palmer Grant Fund seeks to support both new and existing projects that demonstrate improvement in the well-being of Luna County residents to support healthy environments where Luna County residents live, work, and play. The purpose is to provide nonprofit support and demonstrate improved outcomes for Luna County residents as broadly defined by...


 

U.S. Department of Labor: Pathway Home

Deadline: Mar 16, 2021

The Pathway Home program seeks to provide incarcerated individuals with workforce services prior to release. The program also seeks to continue services after release by transitioning the participants into reentry programs in the communities to which they will return. These projects ensure that transitioning offenders are prepared to meet the needs of their local labor...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation: Economic/Workforce Development, Health, and Human Services

Deadline: Apr 2, 2021

Note: Application will open March 2, with a deadline of April 2, 2021. The Albuquerque Community Foundation seeks to award grants to organizations serving the Greater Albuquerque Metropolitan Area. The Foundation will consider awards for organizations: With a proven track record providing services benefiting people in Greater Albuquerque’s Creative Economy. With clearly defined organizational goals...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation: Arts/Culture, Education, and Environmental/Historic Preservation

Deadline: Feb 11, 2021

The Albuquerque Community Foundation seeks to award grants to organizations serving the Greater Albuquerque Metropolitan Area. The Foundation will consider awards for organizations: With a proven track record providing services benefiting people in Greater Albuquerque’s Creative Economy. With clearly defined organizational goals and measurable program outcomes and outputs. That build on community, regional, and organizational...


 

New Mexico Oil & Gas Association: Brighter Future Fund

Deadline: Feb 18, 2021

The New Mexico Oil & Gas Association (NMOGA) is a statewide coalition of oil and natural gas stakeholders dedicated to promoting the safe and environmentally responsible development of New Mexico’s oil and natural gas resources. NMOGA has partnered with the Albuquerque Community Foundation (ACF) on the Brighter Future Fund to ensure its philanthropic funds are...


 

FHLB Dallas: Partnership Grant Program

Deadline: May 21, 2021

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) is one of 11 regional banking cooperatives that provide financial institutions with support in promoting affordable housing and economic development. The Partnership Grants Program (PGP) helps promote and strengthen relationships between community-based organizations (CBOs) and FHLB Dallas member institutions—FHLB Dallas member institutions and CBOs are expected...