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

 

New Mexico Health Equity Partnerships: Boys and Men of Color Capacity Building Resource Pool

Deadline: Feb 16, 2018

The New Mexico Health Equity Partnership (HEP), an initiative at the Santa Fe Community Foundation, works with a network of partners and allies to build movement to ensure every New Mexican can lead a healthy life, live in neighborhoods where children and families thrive, and have a say in the decisions that impact their communities...


 

National Credit Union Foundation: Biz Kid$ Financial Education Grants

Deadline: Mar 31, 2018

Biz Kid$ Financial Education Grants may be used to fund innovative programs that improve the financial education of youth through the use of the Biz Kid$ program. Projects may engage teachers, students, education leaders, local PBS stations, or community stakeholders through events, activities, and/or curriculum distribution. Each project should create innovative and engaging activities incorporating...


 

Kessler Foundation: Signature Employment Grants

Deadline: Feb 18, 2018

The Kessler Foundation awards Signature Employment Grants to support non-traditional solutions that increase employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities. Grants fund new pilot initiatives, demonstration projects, or social ventures that lead to the generation of new ideas to solve the high unemployment and underemployment of individuals with disabilities. Preference is given for interventions that overcome...


 

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

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

The Albuquerque Community Foundation makes grants to organizations providing services benefiting people in the Albuquerque metropolitan area through a competitive process. The Foundation’s Competitive Grant Program is comprised of 71 endowment funds. In order to respond to the community’s needs, distributions from the funds are pooled and aligned with the Foundation’s fields of interest, as...


 

Bank of America Charitable Foundation: Economic Mobility Focused on the Needs of Individuals and Families

Deadline: Feb 23, 2018

The Bank of America Foundation works to create thriving economies and a better future. The Economic Mobility Focused on the Needs of Individuals and Families program area invests in workforce development and education and addressing basic needs. Funding priorities and examples are detailed below: 1. Critical needs such as hunger relief and services for the...


 

Investopedia

Deadline: Jan 31, 2018

Investopedia provides a source of financial content on the web. It offers actionable financial information and believes in financial empowerment for all. Investopedia.org is Investopedia’s initiative to support activities that enhance financial empowerment among low-income individuals and communities. Investopedia.org defines financial empowerment as providing the information, tools, and coaching needed to achieve financial sustainability in...


 

Wells Fargo Housing Foundation: Homeownership Counseling Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2018

The Homeownership Counseling Grant Program (HCGP) provides financial resources to local nonprofit housing organizations to create affordable and sustainable homeownership opportunities for low-to-moderate income (LMI) people. The grant program focuses on: Homebuyer counseling: Counselor-to-client assistance that addresses unique financial circumstances and housing issues and focuses on overcoming specific obstacles to achieve housing goals such as:...


 

PeopleForBikes: Community Grant Program

Deadline: Jan 19, 2018

The PeopleForBikes Community Grant Program supports bicycle infrastructure projects and targeted advocacy initiatives that make it easier and safer for people of all ages and abilities to ride. PeopleForBikes focuses most grant funds on bicycle infrastructure projects such as: Bike paths, lanes, trails, and bridges Mountain bike facilities Bike parks and pump tracks BMX facilities...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Enhancing Agricultural Opportunities for Military Veterans

Deadline: Feb 8, 2018

The Enhancing Agricultural Opportunities for Military Veterans Competitive Grants Program (AgVets) seeks to increase the number of military veterans gaining knowledge and skills through comprehensive, hands-on and immersive model farm/ranch programs offered regionally that lead to successful careers in the food and agricultural sector. AgVets will support projects that will develop a model training program...


 

U.S. Department of Agriculture: Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program

Deadline: Feb 8, 2018

The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) at the U.S. Department of Agriculture requests applications for the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) for fiscal year 2018 to support the delivery of education, mentoring, and technical assistance programs to help beginning farmers and ranchers in the United States and its territories with entering,...


 

U.S. Small Business Administration: Veterans Business Outreach Center Program

Deadline: Jan 1, 1970

The Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) Program supports quality training and counseling to veteran small business owners and entrepreneurs. Organizations may apply for an Initial Phase VBOC Award of financial assistance to fund implementation of a Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) in the geographic coverage areas defined in Appendix A of the solicitation. Applicants are...


 

Department of Defense: Office of Naval Research (ONR) Navy and Marine Corps Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), Education and Workforce Program

Deadline: Jul 31, 2018

The STEM, Education and Workforce Development Program will support projects that augment existing or develop innovative solutions that directly maintain, or cultivate a diverse, world-class STEM workforce in order to maintain the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ technological superiority. The goal of any proposed effort must provide solutions that will establish and maintain pathways of...


 

New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism: AmeriCorps Grant (Competitive Pool)

Deadline: Dec 11, 2017

The AmeriCorps national service funding (competitive pool) is determined on the basis of a national competition and is selected by the Corporation for National & Community Service (CNCS). The New Mexico Commission for Community Volunteerism (the Commission) directs national service policy for New Mexico and directly administers funding awarded by the CNCS to support New...


 

Corporation for National and Community Service: AmeriCorps State and National Grants

Deadline: Jan 17, 2018

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. AmeriCorps 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...


 

United Way of Central New Mexico

Deadline: Dec 1, 2017

Please see important dates at the bottom of this listing. United Way of Central New Mexico (UWCNM) is seeking proposals for the delivery of education, health, financial stability, and basic needs programs aimed at helping the most vulnerable in Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance and Valencia counties. The UWCNM Community Fund Grants will support strategies that contribute...