Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona

Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona   SYNOPSIS:  The Womens Foundation of Southern Arizona empowers women and girls to make positive changes in their lives and the community. Thus year the focus of WFSA’s annual grantmaking continues to be to provide operational support to organizations helping women and girls achieve economic self-sufficiency. Deadline(s):      10/31/2014 Web Site: http://www.womengiving.org/impact/ Program URL: http://www.womengiving.org/impact/grant-application/

Every Day Capacity Building Grants – National Environmental Education Foundation

Every Day Capacity Building Grants Sponsor:          National Environmental Education Foundation SYNOPSIS:  The National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) provides support for nonprofit organizations whose missions are focused on serving public land sites in the nation and the improvement and responsible use of those sites.   Deadline(s):      10/30/2014 Web Site: http://www.neefusa.org/grants/every_day_grants.htm Program URL: http://publiclandseveryday.org/grants/capacity-building-grants

STARTALK Sponsor: National Foreign Language Center

STARTALK Sponsor:          National Foreign Language Center   SYNOPSIS:   The National Foreign Language Center is inviting proposals from organizations or institutions for projects to strengthen infrastructure in STARTALK language fields: Arabic, Chinese, Dari, Hindi, Korean, Persian, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu. Projects that would be considered infrastructure-building activities for this purpose might include, for example, developing programs for teacher training; creating standards-based,…

“Grantmaking in Indian Country” Report Highlights Large Unmet Funding Need for Native American Agriculture and Food Systems Projects

“Grantmaking in Indian Country” Report Highlights Large Unmet Funding Need for Native American Agriculture and Food Systems Projects LONGMONT, Colorado (Sept. 16, 2014) – First Nations Development Institute (First Nations) has released a new report titled “Grantmaking in Indian Country: Trends from the Native Agriculture and Food Systems Initiative” that, among other findings, reveals a…

Amelia Earhart Fellowship Award

Amelia Earhart Fellowship Award   Sponsor:          Zonta International   SYNOPSIS:  The Fellowship is awarded annually to women pursuing Ph.D./doctoral degrees in aerospace-related sciences and aerospace-related engineering. The Fellowship may be used at any university or college offering accredited post-graduate courses and degrees in these fields.   Deadline(s):      11/15/2014 Web Site: http://www.zonta.org Program URL: http://www.zonta.org/WhatWeDo/InternationalPrograms/AmeliaEarhartFellowship.aspx

Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program

Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program Sponsor:          Office of Rural Health Policy/HRSA/DHHS   SYNOPSIS:  This announcement solicits applications for the Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program (Outreach Program). ORHPs Outreach Program is a community-based program targeted to improve outreach and service delivery in local and regional rural communities. The goals for the Outreach Program are the following:…