Grants

Campus Compact Grant Opportunities


Fund for Positive Engagement  Up to 40 grants of $5,000 per member institution for projects that engage divergent perspectives to foster empathy, develop relationship across difference, or engage collaborative problem solving to strengthen social ties and civic vitality. Operated by national Campus Compact; Minnesota Campus Compact member institutions are eligible to apply. Deadline: July 14, 2017

Other Current Grant Opportunities


 

Spencer Foundation Small Research Grants (including The New Civics Initiative)
Deadlines: August 1 and November 1, 2017

Somali Youth Development Fund Grant Opportunities 2017
Deadline: August 1, 2017
Twin Cities Metro Grant Information
Initiative Grant for Youth and Community Engagement

Minneapolis Foundation – RFP for Stem Education grant
Deadlines: August 25, 2017

National Science Foundation grants
Deadlines: November 13, 2017 & April 16, 2018

Funding for Rural and Agricultural Issues, CHS Foundation. Grant categories are: Cooperative Education, Rural Youth Leadership Development, Farm and Agricultural Safety, Returning Value to Rural Communities, and University Partnerships.
Deadline: See website, many opportunities available 

Equity Funding Opportunities- Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)
Deadline: See website, many opportunities available

Mechanisms of Support
Deadline: See website, many opportunities available

The Teagle Foundation: Liberal Arts and the Professions
Deadline: Ongoing

William K. Warren Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing

Otto Bremer Foundation
Deadline: Ongoing

Toyota USA Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

Dorothea Haus Ross Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

FedEx Global Citizenship Program
Deadline: ongoing

Freshwater Future Grant Programs
Deadline: ongoing

Wallace Global Fund
Deadline: ongoing

Walmart Foundation State Giving Program
Deadline: various deadlines

Surdna Foundation: Strong Local Economies
Deadline: ongoing

The Coca-Cola Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

Lego Children’s Fund
Deadline: Quarterly

Kaboom! (Grants to open previously unavailable playgrounds)
Deadline: Rolling

American Honda Foundation
Deadlines:  August 1, and November 1

CHS Foundation (rural initiatives)
Deadline: ongoing

Surdna Foundation: Sustainable Environments Program
Deadline: ongoing

Baseball Tomorrow Fund
Letters of inquiry may be submitted throughout the year. Invited grant applications are due January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1, annually.

Patagonia Environmental Grants Program
Deadline: Proposals accepted during April and August each year

Kresge Foundation: Arts and Culture Program, Harvesting Leading Practices
Deadline: ongoing

Kresge Foundation: Human Services Program
Deadline: ongoing

Kresge Foundation Healthy Environments grant program
Deadline: ongoing

JC Penney, jcp cares
Deadline: ongoing

RGK Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

Arthur Vining Davis Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

Presbyterian Committee on the Self-Development of People
Deadline: ongoing

Ford Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

Public Welfare Foundation
Deadline: ongoing

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