The following grant opportunities have fast approaching deadlines. Please apply soon.
Bridging the Gap: Reducing Disparities in Diabetes Care
Funder: Merck Foundation
Purpose: To improve access to high-quality diabetes care and reduce health disparities among vulnerable and underserved populations with type 2 diabetes in the United States.
Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations in the United States, such as: healthcare organizations, including but not limited to, health centers, integrated health systems, hospitals, clinics, and community health centers; academic institutions; community-based or nongovernmental organizations; and units of state or local governments.
Deadline: Jan. 24, 2017
Midco Foundation Community Grants
Purpose: The Foundation distributes grants twice each year to organizations that advance socially desirable goals in the Midco service area.
Eligibility: Non-profit organizations, local governments and schools.
Amount: varies - usually between $1,000 and $2,000
Deadline: Jan. 10, 2017
Community Innovation Grants
Funder: Bush Foundation
Purpose: These grants support communities to use problem-solving processes that lead to more effective, equitable and sus-tainable solutions. Think of is as civic research and development, allowing communities to develop and test new solu-tions to community challenges. Innovation grants support the process between identifying a community problem and implementing a new breakthrough solution.
Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, government entities, tribal organizations and other community organizations. Applicants must be located in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota or the 23 Native nations that share the same geography.
Amount: $500 - $10,000 or $10,000 - $200,000