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

 

Los Alamos National Laboratory Major Subcontractors Consortium: Economic Development Grant Pool

Deadline: Jul 18, 2019

The Los Alamos National Laboratory Major Subcontractors Consortium (LANL MSC) is a collaboration of Los Alamos National Laboratory major subcontractors that pool resources in support of economic development projects in Northern New Mexico. LANL MSC’s Economic Development Industry Cluster Grants support projects or initiatives that: Strengthen local product development and distribution, promote the use of...


 

National Park Service: 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Program National Youth Cooperative Agreements

Deadline: Sep 11, 2019

The 21st Century Conservation Service Corps (21CSC) is a collaborative effort between Federal government agencies and non-profit service organizations to put America’s youth and veterans to work protecting, restoring, and enhancing America’s great outdoors. Through the 21CSC, young people and veterans will accomplish meaningful work, and gain important personal and professional skills while building a...


 

Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design: Communities Facing Design Challenges

Deadline: Jul 22, 2019

The Citizens’ Institute on Rural Design (CIRD) is a leadership initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with the Housing Assistance Council (HAC), along with buildingcommunityWORKSHOP. Focusing on communities with populations of 50,000 or less, CIRD’s goal is to enhance the quality of life and economic viability of rural America through planning,...


 

PNM Resources Foundation: Power Up – Economic Vitality Grants

Deadline: Jul 15, 2019

The PNM Resources Foundation will focus on three impact areas in 2019: Education: Grants will support STEM education for students Economic Vitality: Grants will support creating and sustaining jobs in New Mexico, and job or skills training Reduce Your Use: Grants will support energy saving improvements for organizations Eligibility: Tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations. Amount: Education: Grants...


 

U.S. Department of Labor: YouthBuild

Deadline: Aug 6, 2019

The YouthBuild program will fund organizations to provide a pre-apprenticeship program model that encompasses education, occupational skills training, leadership development, and post-program placement opportunities to at-risk youth. YouthBuild is a community-based alternative education program for youth between the ages of 16 and 24 who are high school dropouts, adjudicated youth, youth aging out of foster...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Emerging Markets Program

Deadline: Jun 28, 2019

The Emerging Markets Program (EMP) assists U.S. entities in developing, maintaining, or expanding exports of U.S. agricultural commodities and products by funding activities that enhance emerging markets’ food and rural business systems, including reducing trade barriers. The EMP is intended primarily to support export market development efforts of the private sector, but EMP resources may...


 

U.S. Department of Labor: Susan Harwood Training Program Grants

Deadline: Jul 2, 2019

The Susan Harwood Training Grants program funds organizations to develop training and educational materials on the recognition, abatement, and prevention of occupational safety and health hazards in workplaces. When developing and disseminating occupational safety and health training materials, consider these four program emphasis areas: Training that focuses on identifying and preventing occupational safety and health...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Our Town

Deadline: Aug 8, 2019

Our Town is the National Endowment for the Arts’ (NEA’s) creative placemaking grants program. These grants support projects that integrate arts, culture, and design activities into efforts that strengthen communities by advancing local economic, physical, and/or social outcomes. Successful Our Town projects ultimately lay the groundwork for systemic changes that sustain the integration of arts,...


 

National Credit Union Foundation: Impact Tracking of Financial Health Components

Deadline: Jun 30, 2019

The National Credit Union Foundation is seeking credit unions to consider their suite of products and services across four components of financial health (spend, save, borrow, and plan) and document the improvement in member and/or employee financial health. The intent is to support credit union initiatives to measure and document these efforts. The Foundation is...


 

National Credit Union Foundation: Biz Kid$ Plan Competition Grants

Deadline: Jun 30, 2019

Biz Kid$ is a credit union-funded public television series designed to entertain, engage, and elevate young people’s knowledge about money and finance. It provides an opportunity to leverage existing relationships, create new relationships, and to strengthen a credit union’s brand in their community. The mission of Biz Kid$ is to inform, educate, inspire, and motivate...


 

Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas: Partnership Grant Program

Deadline: Jun 20, 2019

The Partnership Grant Program (PGP) provides funding for the operational needs of community-based organizations (CBOs)–nonprofits involved in affordable housing, stimulating small business development, or providing small business technical assistance. The program is offered through eligible Bank member institutions to eligible CBOs. Grants are intended to help promote and strengthen the relationships between CBOs and the...


 

U.S. Small Business Administration: Program for Investment in Microentrepreneurs Act (PRIME)

Deadline: Jun 10, 2019

The Program for Investment in Microentrepreneurs (PRIME) Act authorizes the Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator to establish a program for the purposes of: Providing training and technical assistance to disadvantaged entrepreneurs Providing training and capacity building assistance to microenterprise development organizations (MDOs) and programs Aiding in research and development of best practices for microenterprise and...


 

Penn National Gaming Foundation

Deadline: Jul 1, 2019

The Penn National Gaming Foundation supports numerous local non-profit organizations in the communities in which Penn National operates. Focus areas are detailed below. Community Development: Projects and programs related to community infrastructure improvements, public safety, economic development, housing, historic preservation, citizen involvement, civic leadership training, and other general community activities Education: Programs which support preschool,...


 

New Mexico Youth Conservation Corps: Commission Projects

Deadline: Jul 25, 2019

The New Mexico Youth Conservation Corps Commission (YCC) will support public projects that employ youth between the ages of 14 to 25 (Corps members) while conserving New Mexico’s natural resources and providing community benefits of lasting value. A YCC Project must be completed in six months or less, and must result in a specific identifiable...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Community Facilities Technical Assistance and Training Grant

Deadline: Jun 17, 2019

The Community Facilities Technical Assistance and Training Grant program seeks to support entities that will provide technical assistance and/or training with respect to essential community facilities programs. It is the intent of this program to assist entities in rural areas in accessing funding under the Rural Housing Service’s Community Facilities Programs. Grants will be made...