Archive for November, 2013

Grants for Women Writers Offer Publishing Prizes and Author Awards

Grants for Women Writers Offer Publishing Prizes and Author Awards

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

There are a number of places for women writers to turn for grants and to participate in writing competitions that offer small prizes. And while writing competitions usually only offer a $500 to $1,500 prize and the potential for publication, some writing grants for women we found were as large as $50,000. The sources for […]

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Farm Grants for Women Provide Female Farming Funding

Farm Grants for Women Provide Female Farming Funding

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

In addition to the grants for beginning farmers that can of course be issued to both women and men and also to families operating their own farms, there are a few opportunities for funding, training and loans specifically offered to women farmers. These come from several organizations dedicated solely to women involved in agriculture, from […]

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How Equestrian Grants Help Our Horses and Heroes

How Equestrian Grants Help Our Horses and Heroes

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Equestrian grants mainly support involvement with horses by those with special needs. There are also grants for horses that support rescue efforts for neglected animals that not only save horses from terrible living conditions but also rehabilitate, foster and adopt these animals. There is also one grant making organization that supports the equestrian sport and […]

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Basketball Grants Fund Youth Sports Programs

Basketball Grants Fund Youth Sports Programs

| November 13, 2013 | 4 Comments

Support for basketball programs through grants seems much lower than what we saw with many other sports when covering sports grants. The main cause for this is most likely the lower cost to join in on the activity by our youth. Most of the grants we found during our search provided needed equipment for sports […]

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Google Grants Give Back $100 Billion a Year From the Search Giant

Google Grants Give Back $100 Billion a Year From the Search Giant

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Google hit the news again recently when its corporate stock exceeded the $1,000 per share mark on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange, making it one of only a few elite companies that boast a four digit stock price. And the reasons for the jump are easy to understand. Google Search alone powers an economic engine that […]

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Tee Ball Grants for Youth Baseball and Softball Programs

Tee Ball Grants for Youth Baseball and Softball Programs

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

I was watching an interview on David Letterman recently with Bill O’Reilly where these two rather old men, both with 9-year-old boys, started to geek out while discussing the sport of tee ball. Both of their sons had been of the age where kids learn the fundamentals of the American pastime of baseball by simply […]

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