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

 

Corporation for National and Community Service: AmeriCorps State and National Public Health AmeriCorps

Deadline: Nov 8, 2021

The mission of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is to improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic participation through service and volunteering. The current funding opportunity includes a priority for efforts to help local communities respond to and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. Applicants may propose programming to aid communities in their...


 

Federal Communications Commission: Emergency Connectivity Fund

Deadline: Oct 13, 2021

The Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) will help schools and libraries provide the tools and services their communities need for remote learning during the COVID-19 emergency period. ECF will help provide relief to millions of students, school staff, and library patrons and will help close the Homework Gap for students who currently lack necessary Internet access...


 

New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions: Individual Development Accounts

Deadline: Sep 27, 2021

The State of New Mexico’s Department of Workforce Solutions (DWS) requests proposals for the establishment and management of an Individual Development Accounts (IDA) program. The scope of work consists of non-profit and/or Tribal Program Administrators’ establishment, operation, and management of one Individual Development Accounts Program within the State of New Mexico. Objectives of the program...


 

New Mexico True: The Rural Pathway Program

Deadline: May 1, 2022

Note: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis between August 23, 2021 and May 1, 2022. The Rural Pathway Program provides matching funding to tourism stakeholders within New Mexico to support the implementation of viable tourism products, and provides technical assistance in developing viable tourism products by providing the necessary tools, resources, and support. The...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program (RMAP)

Deadline: Jun 30, 2022

The purpose of the Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program (RMAP) is to support the development and ongoing success of rural Microentrepreneurs and Microenterprises. Awardees must provide training and technical assistance, make microloans, facilitate access to capital, or have an effective plan or program to deliver such services. RMAP provides direct loans and grants to Microenterprise Development...


 

McCune Charitable Foundation: Cultivate/Continuity and Focus Tiers

Deadline: Sep 15, 2021

The McCune Charitable Foundation is dedicated to enriching the health, education, environment, cultural, and spiritual life of New Mexicans. The Foundation memorializes its benefactors through proactive grantmaking that seeks to foster positive social change. The McCune Foundation focuses on the following nine priorities in its grantmaking: * Capacity building in the nonprofit sector: Grants support...


 

U.S. Department of Commerce: Statewide Planning, Research & Networks

Deadline: Oct 31, 2021

The Statewide Planning, Research, and Networks program seeks to build regional economies for the future through two primary avenues: a) Research and Networks and b) seeks to build regional economies for the future through two primary avenues: a) Statewide Planning and b) Research and Networks. Funding will help develop coordinated state-wide plans for economic development...


 

U.S. Department of Commerce: Travel, Tourism & Outdoor Recreation

Deadline: Mar 15, 2022

The Travel, Tourism & Outdoor Recreation program aims to assist communities and regions in recovery from the coronavirus pandemic’s significant negative impact on the travel, tourism, and outdoor recreation sectors. Funds will be allocated to support the following efforts: * Competitive Grants: $240 million to help communities that have been hardest hit by challenges facing...


 

U.S. Department of Commerce: American Rescue Plan Act, Good Jobs Challenge

Deadline: Jan 26, 2022

The Good Jobs Challenge is designed to help get Americans back to work by investing in (1) developing and strengthening regional workforce training systems that support sectoral partnerships, (2) designing sectoral partnerships, and (3) implementing sectoral partnerships that will lead to high-quality jobs. The goal of regional workforce training systems is to create and support...


 

U.S. Department of Commerce: American Rescue Plan Act, Economic Adjustment Assistance Program

Deadline: Mar 15, 2022

The Economic Adjustment Assistance (EAA) Program will provide a wide-range of financial assistance to communities and regions as they respond to, and recover from, the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, including long-term recovery and resilience to future economic disasters. EAA is flexible and responsive to the economic development needs and priorities of local and...


 

U.S. Department of Commerce: American Rescue Plan Act, Build Back Better Regional Challenge

Deadline: Oct 19, 2021

The Build Back Better Regional Challenge (BBBRC) is a two-phase competition to (1) help regions develop transformational economic development strategies, and (2) fund the implementation of those strategies that will create and grow regional growth clusters. Such efforts will help regional economies recover from the pandemic and build economic diversity and resiliency to mitigate impacts...


 

Sony: CREATE ACTION Grants

Deadline: Jul 29, 2021

The mission of CREATE ACTION is to amplify the efforts of local nonprofit organizations throughout the United States through funding, storytelling, and collaboration with Sony. CREATE ACTION grants are designed to support organizations committed to serving their local communities in areas such as STEAM/academic enrichment, workforce development, and nonprofit services for underserved and under-represented groups....


 

City of Albuquerque: Request for Workforce Development and Behavioral Health Services for Persons Experiencing Homelessness and/or Precariously Housed Persons

Deadline: Jun 28, 2021

The City of Albuquerque, Department of Family and Community Services, seeks organizations interested in providing workforce development and behavioral health services for persons experiencing a social service need, behavioral health issues and/or homelessness, through implementing a variety of services. The services are intended to 1) Increase Behavioral Health Stability, 2) Increase Housing Stability, 3) Increase...


 

AmeriCorps State and National Tribal Grants

Deadline: Jul 23, 2021

AmeriCorps State and National grants are awarded to organizations proposing to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence informed interventions/practices to strengthen communities. An AmeriCorps member is an individual who engages in community service through an approved national service position. Members may receive a living allowance and other benefits while serving. Upon successful completion of...


 

Santa Fe Community Foundation: Fall 2021 Grant Cycle

Deadline: Aug 30, 2021

Santa Fe Community Foundation seeks grant proposals from organizations that are engaged in direct service, policy advocacy, and/or collaborative efforts to improve outcomes in the following areas: Animal Welfare Cultural Vibrancy Economic Security and Opportunities Educational Success and Career Pathways Envision Fund (LGBTQ+) Native American Advised Fund Santa Fe Baby Fund Sustainable Agriculture and Stewardship...