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Oregon Awards for Small Business & Nonprofit Leadership, Teachers & Students:  34 Awards Grants for Oregon.


Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
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Awards to USA IHEs to Recognize Outstanding Use of Digital Courses to Promote Student Success

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards to USA higher education institutions to recognize outstanding achievements in promoting student success through the use of digital courses. Consideration will be given to both institutions and faculty teams. Outstanding digital courseware projects inspire innovation, increase access, enable accessibility, support im...

GrantWatch ID#: 183965

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Contributions to t...

Deadline 07/27/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International individuals and institutions to recognize outstanding contributions to environmental quality and protection. Nominations will be considered for those who have contributed to environmental conservation, energy resources, and medical achievements that benefit environmental aspects of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161648

Awards to USA Native Artists to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Any Artistic Discipline

Deadline 07/31/18

Awards of $7,500 to USA practicing Native artists to recognize outstanding commitment to the arts, demonstrated by work in any medium, from literary to visual to performing, in both contemporary and traditional forms. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals with a documented affiliation of a United States Tribe (A...

GrantWatch ID#: 183961

Award to a USA or International Scientist to Recognize Contributions to Public Interactive S...

Deadline 08/01/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA or International scientist or engineer with less than seven years' experience, who has demonstrated excellence in engaging the public in science activities. Eligible activities may include public outreach, informal science education, and radio, TV and film programs, science cafés, science exhibits...

GrantWatch ID#: 160041

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Team for Promoting Science Diplomacy

Deadline 08/01/18

Award of $5,000 and additional benefits to a USA, Canada, or International individual or team to recognize outstanding contributions to science diplomacy. Nominations are invited on behalf of those working in the engineering, science, or foreign affairs communities. Eligible candidates are those who have furthered the role...

GrantWatch ID#: 160042

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Scientists and Engineers for Promoting Science and ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International active or retired engineers and scientists to recognize contributions to promote public understanding of, and engagement with, technology and science. Nominees will be evaluated based on materials produced for public audiences, such as print materials, film and broadcasting, lecture...

GrantWatch ID#: 160043

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist or Engineer to Recognize Oustanding Contr...

Deadline 08/01/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scientist or engineer to recognize efforts to protect the public's safety, health and welfare. Candidates for this award have focused the public's interest on the impacts of technology and science on society. The AAAS Award for Scientific Freedom and Responsibility is p...

GrantWatch ID#: 160045

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to Online Learning

Deadline 08/01/18

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to online education during the early phase of their career. Strong candidates are known for service to the profession, leadership activities, contributions to advancing the field, and scholarly publications. Award Crite...

GrantWatch ID#: 161334

Award to a USA Nonprofit for Excellence in Innovation and Highly Effective Programming

Deadline 08/03/18

Award to a USA nonprofit organization that demonstrates excellence in innovation. The award is intended to honor organizations that utilize innovative practices to improve their performance. The judges will also consider the amount of promise an organization shows to further leverage the discipline of innovation based on w...

GrantWatch ID#: 171667

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Organizations that Promote Behavioral Shifts in Resp...

Deadline 08/07/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International organizations to support proven solutions that encourage people to adopt behaviors that will prevent or mitigate climate change. Applications are invited from innovative solutions that use social incentives, choice architecture, and emotional appeals to change the habits of people a...

GrantWatch ID#: 183822
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Excellence in Historical Musical Perf...

Deadline 08/15/18

Award of $2,000 to recognize a USA, Canada, or International scholar or performer for outstanding contributions to historical musical performing practices. Awards are intended to subsidize the publication costs of articles, monographs or editions, as well as public performance, recordings or other projects. The winner r...

GrantWatch ID#: 158738

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Promoting Diversity in Science and ...

Deadline 08/15/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize outstanding leadership in the promotion and participation of underrepresented groups in engineering and science fields and careers. This may include African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanic men, women of all ethnic and racial groups, and peopl...

GrantWatch ID#: 171301

Awards to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Classroom Teachers to Recognize Exceptional Ded...

Deadline 08/17/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding contributions to improving student outcomes in their communities. Applications are invited from teachers who demonstrate innovation in teaching, the ability to inspire students, and devotion to improving the educational environment. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181117
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Educational Institutions for Outstanding Online and...

Deadline 08/30/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International educational institutions to recognize outstanding strategies to improve the quality of online and digital learning. Nominations may be submitted for effective online education practices, which will be evaluated on the basis of effectiveness, accessibility, user satisfaction, and sca...

GrantWatch ID#: 183964

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Female Entrepreneurs to Support Outstanding Busines...

Deadline 08/31/18

Awards and In-kind support to USA, Canada, and International early stage female entrepreneurs with business initiatives that have significant growth potential. Projects may be related to any industry and must show notable sustainability, creativity, and social impact. Funding is intended to identify, support, and encourage...

GrantWatch ID#: 151419
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Award to a USA, Canada or International Individual or Organization for Defending Human Rights

Deadline 08/31/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or organization to recognize and support ongoing human rights activism work. Nominations are accepted annually on behalf of those whose work has made a significant and positive impact to further or defend human rights. The ALBA Human Rights Project connects directly to...

GrantWatch ID#: 159801

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Artists and Writers Who Are Parents to Recognize Ar...

Deadline 08/31/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and writers who have children under the age of 18 to recognize creative excellence. This program evaluates artistic merit based on the strength of the applicant’s portfolio. The awards provide unrestricted cash funding, and recipients may use the funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 175490
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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Outstanding Lesson Plans that Make Learning Fun

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of $100, grants of $200, and grants of $500 to USA and territories K-12 teachers to recognize and support outstanding lesson plans. The purpose of this award is to support teachers who are putting forth an extra effort to make learning fun. Teachers are invited to share their educational word search and lesson plan ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183789

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Educator in Recognition of Excellence in Teaching

Deadline 09/09/18

Award to recognize an exceptional USA, Canada, or International educator who has made an exceptional contribution to the teaching profession. This award is intended to highlight the importance of teaching, and demonstrate the fact that teachers throughout the world deserve to be recognized and celebrated. Applicants for...

GrantWatch ID#: 174812

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Mathematician for Contributions to Math Education

Deadline 09/15/18

An award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International mathematician, or a group of mathematicians, to recognize outstanding contributions to mathematics education. Nominations are invited on behalf of those who have made a contribution of lasting value to the field. This award program aims to recognize: (a) Accomplishe...

GrantWatch ID#: 160647

Award to a USA or Canada Higher Education Mathematics Department to Recognize an Outstanding...

Deadline 09/15/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada higher education mathematical sciences department in recognition of an outstanding program. Nominations are considered for a broad range of programs that add value to the mathematics community, either internally, or in relation to society at large. Examples might include a department ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160648
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Awards to Oregon Schools and Student Groups for Exemplary Service Projects that Contribute to...

Deadline 09/15/18

Awards of $500 to Oregon K-12 schools and school-affiliated, student-led intiatives for projects that focus on world peace. Funding is awarded for intiatives in the areas of conflict resolution, mediation, peacemaking, promotion of human and civil rights, bullying and gang violence reduction in schools, and diversity and t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172955
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Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 09/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/19/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support projects that enhance the quality of education. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timeline for execution. Proposals will be judged on such criteria as the strength of...

GrantWatch ID#: 160645

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Scientist for a Significant Breakthrough in Cancer ...

Deadline 09/30/18

Award of $25,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize an original breakthrough or discovery in the field of cancer research. Candidates for this award have furthered cancer prevention, treatments, and early diagnosis. The discovery must have had a significant impact on the cancer field and made a dire...

GrantWatch ID#: 172204
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Award to a USA School or Youth Group for an Outstanding Garden Project

Deadline 09/30/18

Award of $500 to a USA school or youth group that includes children in grades K-12 for an established youth garden project. This award is intended to recognize the sustainability of exceptional youth garden programs that have shown success and have impacted the lives of the children and the community in which they live.

GrantWatch ID#: 173076
NEW

Award to a USA or Canada Mathematician for Outstanding Contributions to K-16 Math Education

Deadline 10/01/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA or Canada pure or applied mathematician to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of education for K-16 students. Nominations should cite the candidate’s past or current contributions to math education, which may include, but is not limited to: -Developing or assessing the K-16 ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 160652
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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Exceptional Instruction in Latin, Greek, or Classi...

Deadline 10/02/18

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of Greek, Latin, or classics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Applications should address at least four of the following criteria: -Success, size, and growth of the classics...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424
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Awards to USA Teen Artists for Career Development in a Range of Artistic Disciplines

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and additional benefits to USA young artists (ages 15-18) to recognize and support achievement in the following disciplines: visual arts, dance, photography, voice, jazz, classical music, writing, theater, design arts, and cinematic arts. In addition to the cash awards, artists will receive training...

GrantWatch ID#: 157814

Awards to USA Female Superintendents and Administrators for Outstanding Leadership in Educat...

Deadline 10/12/18

Awards of $1,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding leadership in the field of education. Awards will be given to female superintendents, administrators, and other women in school leadership positions. Nominations and applications are accepted for the following three award categories: -The Superintendent Award – a...

GrantWatch ID#: 159056

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Training Program or Sport Psychologist for Importan...

Deadline 12/31/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International training program or sport psychologist for consistent and meaningful contributions to training and education in the field of excercise and sport psychology. This award may also be used to acknowledge a singular contribution to the field. The Awards Committee will consider a wide...

GrantWatch ID#: 159523

Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of $2,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that use and rely on pickup trucks to assist with their operations and better their community. Eligible applicants are volunteers and employees for charities that use Chevrolet Silverados, Ford F-150s, Dodge Rams, or GMC Sierras. The person who nominates the selected charity...

GrantWatch ID#: 182915

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Children's Advocacy, Medical Research, Education, and Arts Prog...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, children's advocacy, medical research and initiatives, and the arts. Priority is given to proposals that involve specific projects with distinct goals, and grants that will have a notable impact and make a material difference. Diverse in scope...

GrantWatch ID#: 155284

Grants to USA Garden Clubs, and Plant Societies for Educational Programs on Wildflowers and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to USA state and individual garden clubs, and plant societies for educational programs on wildflowers and native flora. Organizations may collaborate with agencies and other organizations to co-sponsor a forum. Transportation departments or state highways need publicity and support for their plantin...

GrantWatch ID#: 165072