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


Awards in recognition of nonprofit leadership, small business management, teacher excellence and student achievement.
Awards for outstanding individuals' impact on the community and the people they serve.

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Grants to USA IHEs and Nonprofits for the Advancement of Exemplary Scholars in Scientific Fi...

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA colleges, universities, and nonprofits engaged in educational or research activities to support early-career faculty members who demonstrate a strong potential to advance science and academia. This award is given to faculty who are likely to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162930

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations for Promoting Healthy Com...

Deadline 07/02/18 Conference Date: 05/30/18

Awards of $10,000 and additional benefits to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations that effectively use sports to foster and sustain positive community changes. Candidates for this award make communities healthier places to learn, live, work, and play. Selection Criteria: In determining the wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Awards to USA Women for Outstanding Contributions to Volunteer Service and Community Needs

Deadline 05/31/18

Awards of $10,000 and one award of an additional $25,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding commitment to volunteer service and meeting community needs and concerns. Nominees will also be judged on their passion, the project's impact on addressing problems, and whether the activity's approach is innovative and interesti...

GrantWatch ID#: 180983
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Grants to USA Nonprofits that Use Pickup Trucks to Better Their Community

Deadline 05/31/18

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

Award to a USA Pre-Tenure IHE Faculty Member for Outstanding Community Engagement through Sc...

Deadline 06/01/18

Award to a USA full-time, early-career faculty member to recognize outstanding efforts to connect research, community service and engagement, and teaching. Nominees must be in a pre-tenure position at a tenure-granting institution and within the first six years of their career. Community engagement describes the collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 152851

Awards to Recognize USA and Canada Psychologists for Significant Contributions to the Field o...

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada psychologists, ages 65 years old and up, in recognition of a distinguished career and enduring contribution to the field of psychology. There are four categories for these awards, each recognizing a different aspect of contribution to the field. Award Categories: 1. Gold Medal Award for Life...

GrantWatch ID#: 159518

Awards to USA High School and College Students for Unique Printed Design Projects

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards of up to $2,000 to USA high school and post-high school students who are studying in a graphic communications or printing, graphic design, advertising, or interactive media program. Awards are intended to recognize students who have designed an engaging informational label for a fictitious product. Students should ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170516

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Creative Literacy Programs

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA public school K-12 teachers to recognize innovative projects that advance literacy and encourage students to become lifelong readers. Teachers may be nominated or self-nominate. Nominations will be reviewed by a select group of authors, educators, and Penguin Random House executives, based on...

GrantWatch ID#: 174837

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Enhancements to Classroom Education Using Insects and Entomol...

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards to USA individual educators for enhancing traditional education by incorporating insects and entomology as educational tools. There will be two awards, one in each of the following categories: primary teachers (grades K-6) and secondary teachers (grades 7-12).

GrantWatch ID#: 181485

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Massage Therapy Students for Research Papers on Cli...

Deadline 06/01/18

Awards of $1,500, $2,000, and $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International massage therapy students for research papers on clinical interventions with one client. The research must be done with the help of a supervisor. The awards are intended to help students develop research skills by conducting their own research case repor...

GrantWatch ID#: 183077

Awards to USA School and Community Based Educators for Outstanding Family Engagement Projects

Deadline 06/08/18

One award of $5,000 and an award of $20,000 to USA school and community-based family educators in recognition of outstanding efforts to engage families in the educational process. Funding is intended to support the implementation of the recipients' innovative ideas and to expand their programming. Both winners will rece...

GrantWatch ID#: 149872
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Prizes to USA Young Immigrant Biomedical Scientists in Recognition of Outstanding Achievement

Deadline 06/11/18

Prizes of $50,000 to USA young immigrant biomedical scientists for exceptional achievement in basic, applied, or translational biomedical science. Applicants will be judged according to the significance and quality of their research and publication record attained by their 38th birthday. In addition, the applicants will a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169727

Award to a Kansas Foreign Language Teacher for Outstanding Contributions to Language Educati...

Deadline 06/15/18

Award providing a $500 stipend to a Kansas foreign language educator to recognize outstanding contributions to foreign language instruction. The stipend will be used to cover the costs of attending a regional conference. Nominations are invited on behalf of exemplary individuals working in the language teaching field.

GrantWatch ID#: 180949

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 06/15/18

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
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Award to a USA Individual or Organization for Promoting Freedom of Speech, Press, and Religi...

Deadline 06/21/18

Award of $10,000 to a USA or territories individual, group, or organization in recognition of activities that educated the public about First Amendment rights and values. The award was established to honor a person or persons who fought to preserve and protect the rights guaranteed by the First Amendment.

GrantWatch ID#: 156084
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Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Outstanding Innovation in Multiple S...

Deadline 06/30/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International researcher or team of researchers for exceptional contributions to multiple sclerosis research. The goal of the award is to acknowledge scientists who have demonstrated outstanding originality and innovation through their work. A selection committee comprised of leaders in scien...

GrantWatch ID#: 139483
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Award to a USA or Canada Residency Program in Recognition of Outstanding Education in Psychi...

Deadline 06/30/18

Award to a USA or Canada psychiatric education program in recognition of creativity and innovation in training medical students, residents, other physicians, allied mental health professionals, or members of the community. The Award consists of a certificate and a grant. One representative from the program receives travel,...

GrantWatch ID#: 153304
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Female Athletes for Outstanding Performances in Tea...

Deadline 06/30/18

Awards to recognize two USA, Canada, and International female athletes, one playing in individual sports and one in team sports, whose performances over the past year have been exceptional. These awards are one of the most prestigious awards made by the Foundation. Past winners include Venus and Serena Williams, Yani Tse...

GrantWatch ID#: 155490
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Award to a Kansas K-12 Teacher for Outstanding Work in Agriculture Education in the Classroom

Deadline 06/30/18

Award to a Kansas teacher to recognize outstanding work in teaching agriculture. Qualified educators should be incorporating agricultural concepts into non-vocational agriculture classroom settings. Nominees should work with students in grades K-12. Applicants will be evaluated based on creativity and utilization of agricu...

GrantWatch ID#: 172192

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Significant Contributions to Underst...

Deadline 07/01/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has made an exceptional contribution to the exploration of life's spiritual dimension through work in any field, including science, philosophy, theology, philanthropy, writing, and scholarship. The nominee will have provided insight, discovery, or practical applicatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 170930
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Awards to Recognize USA Public Libraries that Provide Exceptional Service to Small Communities

Deadline 07/02/18

Awards of $1,000 and an award of $5,000 to USA public libraries that demonstrate excellence in providing services to populations of 25,000 or less. The awards are intended to encourage and recognize libraries for their exemplary work. Judges will evaluate nominations based on key factors, including: - Innovation in dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 161277
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Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Nutrition, Wo...

Deadline 07/10/18

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, for-profits, NGOs, IHEs, and research institutions to address the issue of global warming by reducing food waste, improving girls’ education and women’s rights, and supporting plant-rich diets. Entries will compete for a cash prize in these four issue ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 183720

Award to a USA College-Level Teacher for Journalism and Mass Communication History Education

Deadline 07/15/18

Award of $500 to a USA college or university teacher to recognize outstanding contributions to journalism education. Nominations are invited on behalf of those demonstrating excellence in teaching journalism and mass communication history. Nominees for this award make a positive impact on student learning and offer an outs...

GrantWatch ID#: 161208
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International HR Scholar for Significant Contributions to Human R...

Deadline 07/15/18

Award of $50,000 to a USA, Canada, or International scholar with a significant body of work in the field of human resources. The purpose of this award is to recognize lifetime achievement in the field of human resources research. This award honors an individual for significant past and ongoing research contributions that i...

GrantWatch ID#: 169769
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Teacher for Outstanding English Language Education

Deadline 07/19/18

Award of $1,000 and additional benefits to a USA, Canada, or International teacher to recognize their hard work and commitment to the instruction of English as a second language. Applicants for the award will be evaluated according to their demonstrated ability to: -Inspire students of all backgrounds and abilities to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172529
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

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
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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