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Colorado Sports & Recreation:  58 Sports & Recreation Grants for Colorado.

Sports grants & recreation facilities grants to enhance the lives of girls and boys through physical activity and responsible sports, youth sports, wildlife sports, and community sports programs.

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Grants to USA K-12 Schools to Promote Recreation and Nutrition

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA K-12 schools for projects and initiatives that support recreational activities and nutrition-based programming. Funding is intended to help schools promote healthy choices, and to increase physical activity and nutrition initiatives while promoting students’ social emotional learning. Award ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179725

Grants to Colorado Public School Districts, Charter Schools, Community- Based Organizations, ...

Deadline 04/17/20 Conference Date: 04/10/20

Grants to Colorado public school districts, charter schools, community-based organizations, Indian tribes, and tribal organizations for student educational programs. Funding is intended for activities designed to complement the students' regular academic program. Funding is also intended to allow eligible applicants to est...

GrantWatch ID#: 183177

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental and Outdoor Recreation Projects

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for creative community impact projects that focus on the environment and outdoor recreation. Focus areas include empowering women outdoor professionals, developing the relationship between underserved populations and the outdoors, engaging communities in environmental ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180610

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Community Betterment Programs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/16/20

Grants to Colorado nonprofits and government entities for community programs in eligible regions. New applicants must contact the Funding Source prior to applying. Program areas include basic needs, mental health and healthcare, supportive services, arts and culture, children and youth, recreation, and academic enrichment....

GrantWatch ID#: 179963

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits, Tribes, First Nations, and Schools to Engage Native and...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and schools to benefit Aboriginal and Native American youth through physical activity and sports programming. The purpose of this program is to create positive experiences in sports and physical activity for Native American and Aboriginal youth, 18 ye...

GrantWatch ID#: 177207

Grants to Colorado Organizations for Youth Activities in Eligible Regions

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants to Colorado organizations to benefit youth in eligible regions. Funding is intended to address needs in the community by supporting educational, cultural, and recreational activities for middle and high school students. Activities should provide leadership and pro-social opportunities to local youth. All grants must...

GrantWatch ID#: 140368

Grants to Colorado Snowmobile Clubs for Equipment Purchases and Trail Improvements

Deadline 04/20/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to Colorado snowmobile clubs to purchase and upgrade equipment and improve trails. Funding is intended to construct, purchase and improve groomers, improve trailheads, maintain facilities, and purchase trail marking materials and signs. Funding may also be used for cats, or capital construction proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 180877

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Government Organizations to Support Equestrian-Related Activiti...

Deadline 04/22/20

Grants to USA nonprofit and government organizations to promote equestrian-related activities on the national level. Eligible programs include equine health research, education, scholarship, and other broad-based needs. The Funding Source's mission is to support national-level breeds and disciplines. USA Equestrian Trus...

GrantWatch ID#: 153046

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Injured Military Veterans

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to improve the lives of injured military veterans and their families. Funding is intended to support a range of services and programs including, but not limited to, therapeutic and recreational activities, career training and education, rehabilitation programs, shelters for the homeles...

GrantWatch ID#: 179275

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Programs to Enhance the Local Quality of Life

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations for programs to enhance the quality of life in eligible regions. Focus areas include amateur sports, education, environment, arts and culture, or health and human services. Funding is intended for programs that will benefit Grand County.

GrantWatch ID#: 151550

Awards to USA and Canada Sports Teams, Athletes, and Organizations that Promote Healthy Comm...

Deadline 05/06/20

Awards of $25,000 to USA and Canada sports teams, athletes, and organizations to recognize effective uses of sports to foster and sustain healthier communities. Applicants are expected to demonstrate a collaborative and innovative approach to community health improvement.

GrantWatch ID#: 154396

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Benefit Programs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of up to $7,000 to Colorado nonprofit organizations and governmental units to enhance the quality of life for residents in eligible regions. Grant funds may be used to support programs in the following areas of focus: arts and culture, community development, education, environment, health and human services, animal ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179036

Grants to USA Schools for Playground Equipment

Deadline 05/27/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA schools to purchase eligible playground equipment to help children stay active during recess and perform better during school hours. The purpose of funding is for schools to design recess equipment to fit unique budgets and spaces. Awarded funds can only be applied toward purchase of an eligi...

GrantWatch ID#: 188249

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States to Improve Basketball Courts in Low-...

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Massachusetts, Texas, Colorado, and California nonprofit community-based organizations, middle schools, and high schools in eligible cities to enhance the quality of local basketball courts. Funding is intended for capital improvements to basketball courts within low- and moderate-income communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 163403

Grants to USA Top Athletes to Enable Them to Reach International Competitions

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to USA top-tier athletes in eligible sports disciplines to further their development, training, and career success. Funding is intended to support ranking athletes who have earned a college degree and are working toward reaching elite international competitions such as the World Championships or the Olympic Games. E...

GrantWatch ID#: 159936

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote Environmental Sustainability

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for environmental sustainability initiatives to improve ocean health. Funding is intended to support innovative projects that meet challenges faced by the marine and sailing industries. Eligible projects will promote the adoption of clean ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142067

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Recreational Programs for Individuals with Disabilities

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA nonprofit organizations to support recreational programs for individuals with disabilities. Funding is intended to support individuals with disabilities in recreational activities, such as facilities, registration fees, housing, and equipment.

GrantWatch ID#: 153362

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Promote Recreation, Enhance Local Food S...

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the local food system, promote outdoor recreational activities, and enhance public health. Funding is intended to support both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support.

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grant to a USA Educational Institution or Sports Program to Address a Sports-Related Need

Deadline 06/01/20

Grant of $10,000 to a USA educational institution or qualifying sports organization, including club teams, high school teams/athletic programs, college teams/athletic programs, community athletic centers/fields, and/or nonprofit athletic programs to address sports-related needs. Funding is intended to support growth or oth...

GrantWatch ID#: 181706

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Universities, and Tribes for the Conservation of Forests and Grassl...

Deadline 06/09/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, universities, and tribes for projects and initiatives that improve outdoor experiences and the health of public forests and grasslands. Funding is intended for on-the-ground restoration and conservation projects that make a significant impact on the National Forest System. Projects sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 177799

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support Caregivers of Children

Deadline 06/10/20

Grants of $15,000 to USA nonprofit agencies to support individuals who are acting as guardians to their young relatives. Funding is intended to develop new services or expand existing services that support caregivers who have taken on the role of surrogate parents. Priority will be given to organizations that have access t...

GrantWatch ID#: 183607

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects to Encourage Physical Activity

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations and public agencies including local and state governments for projects and programs to promote physical activity for residents of all ages. Priority will be given to projects serving underserved communities with no public locations for physical activities or for projects that demo...

GrantWatch ID#: 182905

Grants to Colorado Organizations for Programs that Promote Physical Activity for Children

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants to Colorado organizations for activities to benefit local children. Funding is intended to support programs for children and youth between the ages of 4 and 18 that offer structured, high-quality physical activities outside of school hours. Grants may be used to enhance existing programs or to create new programs co...

GrantWatch ID#: 184389

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Advocacy Activities to Advance Health Equity

Deadline 06/15/20

Grants starting at $50,000 to Colorado nonprofit organizations for technical assistance and general operating support for health advocacy activities. Funding is intended for advocacy work that will advance health equity across the State at local, state, and federal levels. The new Amplifying Health Advocacy funding oppo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184392

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, Agencies, and Churches in Eligible Regions to Benefit Local R...

Deadline 06/25/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Colorado nonprofit organizations, government agencies, churches, and religious organizations for programs that benefit communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support projects and activities in the areas of youth education, the needy, the arts, animal protection, youth recreation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179961

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs That Address the Needs of Low- and M...

Deadline 06/26/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to promote social progress and economic mobility in cities and communities served by the funding source. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthen communities by promoting affordable housing, revitalization, the arts, and the environment. The go...

GrantWatch ID#: 181432

Grants to USA Ski Clubs for Programs and Purchases to Prevent Injuries

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants to USA ski clubs to protect skiers from experiencing injuries during training and racing. The purpose of funding is to address safety challenges faced by ski facilities. Funding is intended for safety projects, such as trail widening, and acquisition of new safety equipment, including B-netting, A-netting, air pads,...

GrantWatch ID#: 175487

Grants to USA, Canada, and International for Research on the Prevention of Performance-Enhan...

Deadline 08/01/20 LOI Date: 07/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International grants for research on the prevention of performance-enhancing drug use in sports. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to applying. Funding is intended to support research to address the root causes of and to decrease the use of performance-enhancing drugs by athletes.

GrantWatch ID#: 172154

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Protect and Maintain Outdoor Climbing...

Deadline 08/01/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, land trusts, and individuals for projects that enhance rock climbing accessibility. The purpose of funding is to conserve the national climbing environment. Applicants who have not been previously funded will be given priority.

GrantWatch ID#: 172915

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Safe ATV Riding and Access

Deadline 09/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to ensure the future of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) riding. Funding is available to local, state, and national organizations working to preserve trail access and promote safe and responsible riding. Organizations can apply for either monetary gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 180159

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies Benefitting Local Residents for Capital Projects

Deadline 09/15/20

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations and governmental entities that provide services to local residents for capital projects. Funding is generally provided for comprehensive campaigns, including construction, renovation, purchases, land acquisition, and/or expansion.

GrantWatch ID#: 178997

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Neighborhood, Business and Arts Groups for Pr...

Deadline 10/16/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Colorado nonprofit and for-profit organizations, neighborhood groups, business associations, and arts districts for community projects that benefit neighborhoods. Funding is intended for community-driven and collaborative placemaking projects that activate city-owned, outdoor public spaces, defin...

GrantWatch ID#: 186510

Grants to USA Children of Active or Injured Military Service Members and Veterans for Recreat...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to USA families of active overseas military personnel and severely injured service members or veterans to support their children's participation in recreational programs and camps. Funding is intended for a range of activities such as sports, fine arts, camps, tutoring, drivers education, high school b...

GrantWatch ID#: 156741

Grants to USA First Responders, Military Personnel, and Veterans with Disabilities for Sport...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA first responders, military personnel, and veterans with disabilities for sports and fitness programs that enhance their physical and mental well-being. The funding source supports programs that provide opportunities for community re-integration for personnel who have a permanent illness or physical injury tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 159935

In-Kind Grants of Sports Equipment to USA Schools to Develop Fitness, Coordination, and Moto...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of sports equipment to USA schools to provide students with a fun and unique sports experience that promotes the development of motor skills, fitness, sequencing, patterning, concentration, and focus, as well as ambidexterity and hand-eye coordination. The grant consists of a 30-set Speed Stacks Sport Pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 161037

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Environment, Youth Saf...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and in-kind product donations to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in states in which the funding source does business for programs focusing on youth safety, community development, and environment and land access. Funds is intended for trail development and maintenance projects, safety and educatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 163434

In-Kind Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Municipalities in Multiple States to Create Ou...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and municipalities in multiple states to design and build playgrounds and play areas for children. The funding source will facilitate and assist organizations in planning and building a safe, customized play space to meet community needs. Projects may involve landscap...

GrantWatch ID#: 163580

Grants to USA Middle Schools to Purchase Sports Equipment and Uniforms

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA middle schools to purchase sports equipment and uniforms for after-school athletic programs. The Foundation's goal is to support deserving schools that have insufficient funding for youth athletics. Examples of items that may be approved through this grant program include the following: -Uniforms with sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 163705

Grants to USA Organizations for Environmental, Cultural, Sustainable Population, and Conserv...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA organizations for programs in the areas of natural resource preservation, land and water conservation, environmental sustainability, and efforts to establish a sustainable population. In Southwest Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh, grants are also awarded to local organizations addressing environmental and conserv...

GrantWatch ID#: 163910

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373

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

Grants to Colorado and Wyoming Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Youth Development, Sub...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Colorado and Wyoming nonprofits and agencies for programs and services that address the funding source's areas of focus. Eligible programs will focus on the following areas: aging, drug and alcohol addiction, amateur sports, disabilities, homeless and disadvantaged, early childhood education, K-12 education refor...

GrantWatch ID#: 167711

Raise Money on for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. Start your campaign here: The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Groups, and Organizations for Projects that Encourage Clean and ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to nonprofit organizations, boating clubs, and student groups for unique projects that educate about and promote safe and clean boating. Funding is intended to encourage positive behavior changes within in the boating community and recreational boaters. The Foundation is most interested in fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 175528

In-Kind Grants to USA Coaches and Instructors for Handball Equipment for New Players

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants to qualified USA coaches and instructors to equip new handball players with eye guards, balls, and gloves. Funding is intended to foster the development of new handball players and to respond to emerging local interest in the sport.

GrantWatch ID#: 176810

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Programs Related to Youth Softbal...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations to increase access and participation in softball and baseball for youth under the age of 20. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding may be used for softball and baseball programs, relevant capital projects, and educati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178547

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline Ongoing

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to participate in a 10-month service program teaching English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Masa Israel Teaching Fellows opera...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA, Canada, International Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Agencies for ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, individuals, and government agencies to support a broad range of research, outreach, and education in the fields of oceanic and atmospheric research and environmental protection. Applicants are advised that registrations required to apply may take up t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182597

Grants to USA Individuals and Organizations for Trail Maintenance and Improvement Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of $250 to USA individuals and organizations for projects to improve and maintain privately-owned or public trails used for off-road vehicles, as well as public parks, hiking trails, and nature preserves. Eligible projects may include trail clean-ups, trail expansion, and trail restoration, for example. The funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182914