Grant Opportunities for Camps

Links to government and private grants and awards relevant to the camp community. Grants are listed by deadline date, but you can sort by the filters below. If you'd like to receive an email anytime a new grant is added, sign up for the Grants RSS Feed.

September 8, 2014
Corporation for National and Community Service
Federal Government
Human Resources
All States
The RSVP Competition program supports efforts that involve volunteers 55 years and older serving in a diverse range of activities. Focus areas include disaster, education, economic opportunity, environment, healthy futures, and veterans and military families
September 13, 2014
Walmart Foundation
Private Foundation
Food Service
Health and Wellness
Mission and Outcomes
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
All States
The Walmart Foundation State Giving Program awards grants to nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico for programs that give individuals access to a better life. There are 4 funding cycles per year; nonprofit organizations in each state have two opportunities per year to apply.
September 13, 2014
Walmart Foundation
Private Foundation
Food Service
Health and Wellness
Mission and Outcomes
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
All States
The Walmart Foundation State Giving Program awards grants to nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico for programs that give individuals access to a better life. There are 4 funding cycles per year; nonprofit organizations in each state have two opportunities per year to apply.
September 14, 2014
BBVA Compass Foundation
Private Foundation
Program Design and Activities
Alabama
Arizona
California
Colorado
Florida
New Mexico
New York
Texas
Puerto Rico
The BBVA Compass Foundation supports nonprofit organizations that are making a positive impact in the communities the bank serves. The Foundation gives priority to requests that best reflect the following focus areas: community development/financial literacy, education, health and human services, arts and culture, environment and natural resources, and diversity and inclusion.
September 30, 2014
Charlotte Martin Foundation
Private Foundation
Program Design and Activities
Alaska
Idaho
Montana
Oregon
Washington
Foundation focuses on organizations that provide opportunities for youth (ages 6 to 18) to develop their skills in education, creative and cultural expression, and athletics in ways that promote their habits of lifelong learning and their ability to make lasting contributions to their respective communities. The emphasis is on programs that target underserved and economically disadvantaged youth. Grants are also provided to protect and restore vital ecosystems and their resident wildlife for the long-term with the aim of preserving biodiversity in the region
September 30, 2014
Health Care Service Corporation
Private Corporation
Health and Wellness
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
Illinois
New Mexico
Oklahoma
Texas
The goal of the initiative is to support nonprofit organizations that offer sustainable, measurable programs to reach children and their families in the following areas: nutrition education, physical activity, disease prevention and management, and safe environments. The application deadlines for 2014 vary by state: March 7 for Illinois, May 1 for Texas, September 10 for New Mexico, and September 30 for Oklahoma.
October 31, 2014
Office Depot Foundation
Private Foundation
Mission and Outcomes
All States
The Foundation provides grants in three distinct categories. The focus of the Giving Children Tools for Success category is on activities that give young people tools to succeed in school and life. The Building Capacity to Serve Communities category targets programs that help nonprofit organizations to serve the needs of their communities efficiently through innovation and collaboration. The purpose of the Disaster Preparedness, Relief, Recovery, and Rebuilding category is to support efforts that help people and communities prepare for disasters and rebuild and recover when disasters occur.
November 1, 2014
American Honda Foundation
Private Foundation
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
All States
The American Honda Foundation is awarding grants to groups that support education in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, in addition to the environment. Who may apply: organizations classified as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, public school districts, private/public elementary and secondary schools listed by the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.
November 1, 2014
American Honda Foundation
Private Foundation
Program Design and Activities
All States
The American Honda Foundation supports nonprofit organizations and educational institutions nationwide that address the areas of youth and scientific education. The Foundation's primary funding priority is youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics; the environment; job training; and literacy.
December 31, 2014
May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust
Other
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
Target Population and Diversity
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Hawaii
Idaho
Montana
Nevada
New Mexico
Oregon
Texas
Utah
Washington
Wyoming
The trust supports programs offering direct services to needy children and youths, including academic enrichment and college access programs; mentoring and youth leadership programs; arts outreach programs; career development programs; programs serving abandoned, abused, and neglected children; and recreational programs and camps incorporating youth development. Priority is given to organizations working to achieve a long-term sustainable difference in the lives of the people they serve.
December 31, 2014
Google
Private Corporation
Marketing
All States
Nonprofit groups can apply to receive at least three months of free advertising on Google's Web site to promote their missions.
December 31, 2014
Rocky Mountain Power Foundation
Private Foundation
Mission and Outcomes
Program Design and Activities
Idaho
Utah
Wyoming
The Foundation’s grantmaking categories are Education, including K-12 and higher education, literacy, and scholarship funds; Civic and Community, including the environment, justice and law, housing, and urban renewal; Culture and Arts, including the performing arts, museums, heritage foundations, and libraries; and Health, Welfare, and Social Services, including chemical dependency and domestic violence programs, and services for seniors and youth. Requests are reviewed quarterly; application deadlines vary by grant category.
December 31, 2014
Fifth Third Foundation
Private Foundation
Leadership
Marketing
Mission and Outcomes
Indiana
Must meet one the foundation's four core funding areas of community development, education, health and human services, or arts and culture.
December 31, 2014
Finish Line Youth Foundation
Private Foundation
Participant Development and Behaviors
Program Design and Activities
All States
The Finish Line Youth Foundation provides funding to organizations that youth athletic programs and sports-based camps, especially those serving disadvantaged and special needs children
January 1, 2016
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Federal Government
Site and Facilities
All States
The Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) provides grants to states and local governments (and to certain private nonprofit organizations) to implement long-term hazard mitigation measures after a major disaster declaration. The purpose of the HMGP is to reduce the loss of life and property due to natural disasters and to enable mitigation measures to be implemented during the immediate recovery from a disaster.



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