Mississippi Grant Opportunities

Grants to USA Scientists and Doctors in the Continguous States for Innovative Research Projects Related to Breast Cancer — Exceptional Project Grant

Funding Source: Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA)
Deadline Date: 07/22/22

Grants to Alabama and Mississippi Nonprofits for Community and Economic Development, Education, and Civic Programs
— Neighbors Helping Neighbors (NHN) Community Grant

Funding Source: Singing River Electric Cooperative
Deadline Date:
05/13/22 – Close of business

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Municipalities for Beautification and Litter Prevention Activities
Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB) Grant

Funding Source: Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB)
Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Community Organizations, and Groups for Projects in the Areas of Education, Health, and Economic Stability — Initiative Grant

Funding Source: United Way of Southeast Mississippi (UWSEMS)
Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to USA HBCUs to Improve Undergraduate
STEM Education and Research — Historically Black Colleges and Universities – Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP)

Funding Source: National Science Foundation (NSF) – Division of Human Resource Development
Deadline Date: 11/22/22 5:00 PM Submitter’s Local Time – Deadline for Broadening Participation Research Centers only

Grants to Arkansas, Tennessee, and Mississippi Nonprofits for Initiatives that Benefit Local Residents — General Grant and Capital Grant

Funding Source: The Assisi Foundation of Memphis
Deadline Date: 05/11/22 5:00 PM – Deadline for all areas of focus, excluding Arts/Culture and Education.

Grants to Louisiana and Mississippi Nonprofits for Projects to Alleviate Human Suffering
— The Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation Grant

Funding Source: The Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation
Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to Mississippi Artists and Food-Service Workers in Eligible Areas Who are Impacted by COVID-19 — J.E. Pitts Artist Fund Grant Program

Funding Source: Yoknapatawpha Arts Council (YAC)
Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits in Eligible
Counties for Community Benefit Programs — Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi (TMMMS) Grant

Funding Source: Toyota
Deadline Date: 05/01/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, Tribes, Museums, and Libraries for Oral History Projects — Oral History Grant

Funding Source: Mississippi Humanities Council (MHC)
Deadline Date: 05/01/22 – For requests of $2,001 – $7,500; requests of $2,000 or less must be received at least six weeks before the project begins.

Grants to Alabama and Mississippi Nonprofits for Community and Economic Development, Education, and Civic Programs
Neighbors Helping Neighbors (NHN) Community Grant

Funding Source: Singing River Electric Cooperative
Deadline Date: 05/13/22 – Close of business

Grants to Mississippi Artists for Support
During the COVID-19 Crisis — Mini-Grants for Individuals

Funding Source: Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC)
Deadline Date: 06/01/22 11:59 PM

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and
Agencies for Health and Wellness Programs — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation Grant

Funding Source: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation
Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to USA HBCUs to Improve Undergraduate
STEM Education and Research — Historically Black Colleges and Universities – Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP)

Funding Source: National Science Foundation (NSF) – Division of Human Resource Development
Deadline Date: 11/22/22 5:00 PM Submitter’s Local Time – Deadline for Broadening Participation Research Centers only

Grants to USA Scientists and Doctors in the Continguous States for Innovative Research Projects Related to Breast Cancer — Exceptional Project Grant

Funding Source: Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA)
Deadline Date: 07/22/22

Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple States to Benefit Low-Income Elderly Populations — Advancing Economic Opportunity Among Older Adults – Direct Service Grant

Funding Source: AARP Foundation
Deadline Date: 05/31/22 5:00 PM ET

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Research on a Specific Neuro-Genetic Disorder — Angelman Syndrome Research Proposals

Funding Source: Angelman Syndrome Foundation (ASF)
Deadline Date: 04/15/22 11:59 PM CT

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Southeastern States for Education, Health, Human Services, Environment, and Community Development Programs — Charles M. and Mary D. Grant Foundation Grant

Funding Source: JPMorgan Chase – Charles M. and Mary D. Grant Foundation
Deadline Date: 04/30/22

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Southern States to Host Traditional Arts Specialists — Traditional Arts Touring Grant

Funding Source: South Arts
Deadline Date: 05/15/22 11:59 PM ET

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribes, and Nonprofits to Increase Capacity of Mental Health Organizations
Statewide Consumer Network Program

Funding Source: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Deadline Date: 06/02/22 11:59 PM ET

Grants to Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Oklahoma Nonprofits to Promote Criminal Justice Reform
The Just Trust and The Just Trust for Action Grants

Funding Source: The Just Trust and The Just Trust for Action
Deadline Date: 06/14/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Groups for Public Humanities Projects
MHC Grants – Regular Grants and Minigrants

Funding Source: Mississippi Humanities Council (MHC)
Deadline Date: 05/01/22 5:00 PM Receipt for Regular Grant applications; Mini-Grant applications are due at least six weeks before the program or proposed grant period begins.

Awards to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee Organizations, Companies, and Individuals for Improving Health Care — 2022 Health Care Heroes Awards

Funding Source: Memphis Business Journal
Deadline Date: 05/09/22

Grants to Louisiana and Mississippi Nonprofits for Projects to Alleviate Human Suffering
The Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation Grant

Funding Source: The Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation
Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Municipalities for Beautification and Litter Prevention Activities— Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB) Grant

Funding Source: Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB)
Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to USA IHEs and Consortia of IHEs in
Multiple States to Foster Regional Economic Growth — University Center Economic Development Program

Funding Source: Economic Development Administration (EDA)
Deadline Date: 04/29/22 11:59 PM ET Electronic Receipt

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Improve Lives, Strengthen Communities, and Advance Education — Charitable Giving Fund

Funding Source: Sparklight and Cable One
Deadline Date: 04/30/22 Midnight Eastern Time

Grants to USA Masters and PhD Students in Multiple States for Research on Sustainable Agriculture — Graduate Student Grants

Funding Source: Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE)
Deadline Date: 05/06/22

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and IHEs for Student Literacy Programs — Youth Literacy Grant

Funding Source: Dollar General Literacy Foundation
Deadline Date: 05/19/22 10:00 PM CST

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple States for Improvements to Local Football Fields — NFL Foundation Grassroots Program

Funding Source: National Football League (NFL) Foundation and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
Deadline Date: 05/31/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in — Eligible Regions for Projects to Prevent and Reduce Tobacco Use
Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition Program – DeSoto and Tate Counties

Funding Source: Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) – Office of Tobacco Control (OTC)
Deadline Date: 05/09/22 5:00 PM CST

Grants to Mississippi Artists for Support
During the COVID-19 Crisis — Mini-Grants for Individuals

Funding Source: Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC)
Deadline Date: 06/01/22 11:59 PM

Grants to Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas Organizations for Projects to Protect the Environment — Identification of Environmental Projects for Potential Funding

Funding Source: Entergy Corporation – Environmental Initiatives Fund Deadline Date: 06/30/22 Midnight CT Receipt

Grants to Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi BIPOC
Artists and Culture Bearers to Promote Social Justice — Southern Artists for Social Change Program

Funding Source: National Performance Network (NPN) Deadline Date: 09/01/22 5:00 PM CST

Awards to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee Business — Executives in Eligible Regions to Honor Outstanding Leadership
CFO of the Year Awards

Funding Source: Memphis Business Journal Deadline Date: 07/29/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and
Agencies for Health and Wellness Programs — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation Grant

Funding Source: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to USA Artists in Multiple States
for Career Advancement Opportunities — Individual Artist Career Opportunity Grants

Funding Source: South Arts Deadline Date: 05/13/22 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in
Southern States to Host Traditional Arts Specialists — Traditional Arts Touring Grant

Funding Source: South Arts Deadline Date: 05/15/22 11:59 PM ET

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, and Agencies in Multiple States for Initiatives to Positively Impact Local Communities — HDR Foundation Grant – Small Grant Cycle

Funding Source: HDR Foundation Deadline Date: 06/02/22

Matching Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Reduce Utility Expenses and Build Capacity — GoodUse

Funding Source: Southface Deadline Date: 06/10/22

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, and Community Services — James M. Cox Foundation Grant

Funding Source: James M. Cox Foundation Deadline Date: 06/15/22 Midnight

In-Kind Marketing and Technology Services to USA
BIPOC-Owned Small Businesses in Multiple States — Comcast RISE Small Business Program

Funding Source: Comcast Corporation Deadline Date: 06/17/22 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Enhance the Lives of Children and Families — Donation Requests

Funding Source: Big Lots Foundation Deadline Date: 07/01/22 Midnight PST

Awards to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee Organizations, Companies, and Individuals for Improving Health Care — 2022 Health Care Heroes Awards

Funding Source: Memphis Business Journal Deadline Date: 05/09/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs
for Health, Education, and Community Benefit Programs — Asbury Foundation of Hattiesburg Grant

Funding Source: Asbury Foundation of Hattiesburg Deadline Date: 05/31/22 – Postmarked by Midnight or Hand-Delivered by 3:00 PM

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Community
Groups for Projects to Benefit Local Residents — Community Impact Mini-Grants

Funding Source: United Way of East Mississippi Deadline Date: 07/06/22 4:00 PM

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Municipalities
for Beautification and Litter Prevention Activities — Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB) Grant

Funding Source: Keep Mississippi Beautiful (KMB) Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to USA Masters and PhD Students in Multiple
States for Research on Sustainable Agriculture — Graduate Student Grants

Funding Source: Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Deadline Date: 05/06/22

Grants to USA Libraries, Schools, IHEs, CBOs, and Health Departments in Multiple States and Territories to Build Disaster Response Capacity — Disaster Preparedness and Recovery Award

Funding Source: Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) – Region 2 Deadline Date: 05/16/22 11:59 PM EDT

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools,
and IHEs for Student Literacy Programs — Youth Literacy Grant

Funding Source: Dollar General Literacy Foundation Deadline Date: 05/19/22 10:00 PM CST

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple
States for Improvements to Local Football Fields — NFL Foundation Grassroots Program

Funding Source: National Football League (NFL) Foundation and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Deadline Date: 05/31/22

Grants to USA Agencies, Nonprofits, and Public Bodies inEligible Areas for Economic Development Activities — States’ Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP)

Funding Source: Delta Regional Authority (DRA) Deadline Date: 06/05/22

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for
a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Residents — Penn National Gaming Foundation (PNGF) Grant

Funding Source: Penn National Gaming Foundation (PNGF) Deadline Date: 07/01/22 5:00 PM EST

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and School Districts in Multiple Statesto Help Community Members Overcome Financial Challenges — Community Engagement

Funding Source: Regions Bank Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States
for Community Development Programs — Truist Foundation Grant

Funding Source: Truist Foundation Deadline Date: 07/31/22 Receipt

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and School Districts in Multiple Statesto Help Community Members Overcome Financial Challenges — Community Engagement

Funding Source: Regions Bank Deadline Date: Ongoing

In-Kind Grants of Apparel to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Religious Organizations in Eligible States — S&S Grant Program

Funding Source: S&S Activewear Deadline Date: Ongoing

In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Multiple
States to Benefit Community Members in Need — The Fresh Market Program

Funding Source: The Fresh Market Deadline Date: Ongoing – Submit requests at least four weeks before the date the donation is needed.

Awards to Tennessee, Mississippi, and Arkansas Individuals in Eligible
Areas for Outstanding Contributions to the Local Legal Sector — Best of the Bar Nominations 2022

Funding Source: Memphis Business Journal Deadline Date: 05/27/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Agencies
for Pet and Animal Welfare Projects — Lucky’s Legacy Grant and Gladys Carlisle Bowyer Animal Care Endowment

Funding Source: Community Foundation of East Mississippi Deadline Date: 06/30/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Schools, and
Agencies to Preserve African-American Heritage — Charles L. Young Grant for Historic Preservation

Funding Source: Community Foundation of East Mississippi Deadline Date: 06/30/22

Grants to Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas
Organizations for Projects to Protect the Environment — Identification of Environmental Projects for Potential Funding

Funding Source: Entergy Corporation – Environmental Initiatives Fund Deadline Date: 06/30/22 Midnight CT Receipt

Awards to Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee Business
Executives in Eligible Regions to Honor Outstanding Leadership — CFO of the Year Awards

Funding Source: Memphis Business Journal Deadline Date: 07/29/22

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and
Agencies for Health and Wellness Programs — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation Grant

Funding Source: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation Deadline Date: Ongoing

Grants to USA Teachers and Educators in Multiple
States for School and Classroom Needs — Erin Condren Educators Grant

Funding Source: Erin Condren Deadline Date: 05/11/22 11:59 PM PT

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Multiple
States for Improvements to Local Football Fields — NFL Foundation Grassroots Program

Funding Source: National Football League (NFL) Foundation and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Deadline Date: 05/31/22

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, and Agencies in
Multiple States for Initiatives to Positively Impact Local Communities — HDR Foundation Grant – Small Grant Cycle

Funding Source: HDR Foundation Deadline Date: 06/02/22

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Educational Institutions, and Agencies in
Multiple States for Initiatives to Positively Impact Local Communities — HDR Foundation Grant – Small Grant Cycle

Funding Source: HDR Foundation Deadline Date: 06/02/22

Grants to USA Research Institutions, Agencies, Individuals,
and IHEs to Protect the Nation’s Agricultural Food Supply — National Plant Diagnostic Network for the Food and Agriculture Defense Initiative

Funding Source: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) – National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Deadline Date: 06/06/22

In-Kind Marketing and Technology Services to USA
BIPOC-Owned Small Businesses in Multiple States — Comcast RISE Small Business Program

Funding Source: Comcast Corporation Deadline Date: 06/17/22 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for
Health, Education, Environment, and Community Services — James M. Cox Foundation Grant

Funding Source: James M. Cox Foundation Deadline Date: 06/15/22 Midnight

Matching Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Nonprofits in
Multiple States to Reduce Utility Expenses and Build Capacity — GoodUse

Funding Source: Southface Deadline Date: 06/10/22

Grants and Technical Support to USA Nonprofits, Land Trusts, and Tribes in
Multiple States to Address Climate Change and Land Conservation Issues — Land and Climate Catalyst Planning Grants

Funding Source: Open Space Institute (OSI) and Land Trust Alliance Deadline Date: 06/08/22