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Fellowships to Nebraska Individual Artists to Recognize and Support Exemplary Artistic Work

Deadline 11/22/19

Fellowships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Nebraska individual artists to recognize and support exemplary artistic work. Funding is available in the areas of music and sound, choreography, theater and playwriting, and filmmaking and screenwriting. Applicants must be the originator of the work, not an interpreter of the w...

GrantWatch ID#: 175786

Grants to Nebraska Public Library Directors and Personnel to Attend a Professional Conference

Deadline 12/13/19

Grants of up to $500 to Nebraska public librarians, library directors, and personnel to participate in a professional out-of-state conference. The purpose of this grant program is to provide training and continuing education to library personnel, resulting in improved services in public libraries across the State.

GrantWatch ID#: 186713

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 12/02/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to Kentucky LEAs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Out-of-School Enric...

Deadline 11/18/19

Grants to Kentucky LEAs, nonprofits, for-profits, faith-based organizations, IHEs, and government agencies to create and implement quality out-of-school programming that promotes youth development and improves student achievement. Funding is intended for programs that offer academic, artistic, and cultural enrichment oppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 176580

Grants to Oregon Artists and Nonprofits for Public Art Works, Presentations, and Exhibits in...

Deadline 12/11/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Oregon artists and nonprofits in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties for the creation and presentation of project-based arts programming. Applicants must submit an inquiry application prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support arts exhib...

GrantWatch ID#: 169595

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits, IHEs, LEAs, and Agencies to Employ Volunteer Staff for Comm...

Deadline 11/25/19 LOI Date: 11/18/19

Grants to New Jersey nonprofit organizations, LEAs, IHEs, government agencies, and labor organizations to employ volunteer staff to carry out community services. Applicants must attend a technical assistance session and submit a notice of intent to apply prior to submitting a full application.

GrantWatch ID#: 139958

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Arts Performan...

Deadline 12/11/19

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $7,000 to Southwest Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies to promote the production and appreciation of the arts in eligible counties within the region. Funding is intended to support arts projects, exhibits, performances, and events in the eighteen counties of...

GrantWatch ID#: 173901

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, School Districts, and Tribes for Programs...

Deadline 12/06/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $8,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits, school districts, tribes, and special districts for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs, capital projects, capacity-building projects and administrative grants, and equipment and technology projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 163059

Grants to Greenville County, South Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Programs a...

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to Greenville County, South Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs to benefit the community. Funding is intended for projects and programs in the areas of arts and culture, education, environment, health, and human services.

GrantWatch ID#: 177176

Grants to Colorado and Texas Nonprofits for Programs That Benefit Underserved Residents in El...

Deadline 02/28/20 LOI Date: 12/12/19

Grants to Colorado and Texas nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit low- to moderate-income residents of communities that are served by the Funding Source. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs with focus areas of community development, health and human services, and e...

GrantWatch ID#: 166653

Grants to Rhode Island Municipalities, Nonprofits, Houses of Worship, Agencies, and Groups t...

Deadline 11/25/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to Rhode Island-based municipal governments, nonprofit organizations, houses of worship, public agencies such as schools or libraries, and community-based groups for activities that promote participation in the 2020 census among populations that are at risk of undercounting.

GrantWatch ID#: 187237

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Support Volunteer Staff Providing Co...

Deadline 01/08/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs to support volunteer staff members carrying out a broad range of community services. State applicants must contact state commissions prior to applying, and applicants from South Dakota must contact the Funding Source. Grants are intended to engage...

GrantWatch ID#: 148449

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for Community Arts Education

Deadline 01/21/20

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, and nonprofit private PreK-12 schools for community arts education programs. First-time applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Funding is intended to support creative, hands-on learning programs r...

GrantWatch ID#: 178231

Grants to Tennessee Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for Arts Programming Servin...

Deadline 01/21/20

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $9,000 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations, government agencies, PreK-12 schools, and libraries for summer camp or after-school arts programs serving at-risk children and youth. First-time applicants must contact staff to confirm eligibility prior to applying. Funding is intended to support h...

GrantWatch ID#: 178233

Fellowships to Tennessee Professional Artists for Exceptional Work in a Specific Art Form

Deadline 01/27/20

Fellowships worth $5,000 to Tennessee individual artists who have demonstrated exceptional work in an arts discipline. Monetary awards are offered to professionals of exceptional talent engaging in photography, three-dimensional visual art, crafts, acting, directing, music, dance, or the literary arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 178236

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits to Increase Access to and Understanding of Legal Resources for...

Deadline 11/18/19

Grants starting at $500 to Michigan nonprofit organizations for programs that educate the community on legal matters and improve access to legal services in Oakland County and throughout the State. Funding is also intended for the enhancement of the local law library and for continuing education for judges and lawyers. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180215

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits and Public Institutions to Preserve and Improve Access to Cultur...

Deadline 11/20/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to Hawaii nonprofit organizations and public institutions for the preservation and presentation of cultural and historical resources. Applicants must contact program staff prior and submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to make cultural resources readily accessible to local communities...

GrantWatch ID#: 179391

Awards to Bronx, New York Individuals for Excellence in Visual, Media, Literary, and Perform...

Deadline 12/16/19 Conference Date: 11/20/19

Awards of $5,000 to Bronx, New York individual artists to recognize outstanding works across a broad range of creative disciplines. Funding is intended to support emerging artists who create exceptional works in the media, literary, visual, and performing arts disciplines. Work samples must be from work created in the last...

GrantWatch ID#: 159313

Grants to New Jersey PreK-12 Schools to Host Professional Artist Residencies

Deadline 02/07/20 Conference Date: 11/20/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Jersey PreK-12 schools to host classroom residencies with qualified professional artists. The purpose of this program is to give students and teachers the opportunity to learn more about the creative process. Funding is intended to provide quality professional development for teachers through...

GrantWatch ID#: 176738

Grants to Kansas and Missouri Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries to Benefit Greater Kansas C...

Deadline 11/21/19

Grants to Kansas and Missouri Nonprofits, schools, and libraries to benefit Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area communities. Funding will be provided for proposals focusing on the areas of arts and culture, education, community development, youth development, and disaster relief. Priorities for each of these areas are o...

GrantWatch ID#: 142573

Grants to California Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Projects Benefiting Local Communities

Deadline 12/20/19 Conference Date: 11/21/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to California artists and nonprofit arts organizations in San Francisco, Alameda, and Contra Costa Counties for innovative arts projects benefiting local communities. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of music, visual arts, festivals, dance, theater, and literary arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 177939

Grants to Broward County, Florida PreK-12 Teachers and Administrators to Enhance School Curr...

Deadline 11/22/19

Grants averaging between $500 and $1,200 to Broward County, Florida PreK-12 teachers and school administrators to enhance the school curriculum. Funding is intended to support innovative enrichment projects that examine nontraditional learning methods. Preference will be given to projects aiming to expand and enhance the d...

GrantWatch ID#: 175240

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Health, Culture, Education, and Community Se...

Deadline 01/17/20 LOI Date: 11/22/19

Grants to nonprofit organizations in multiple states to implement new or improve existing programs in the areas of health, education, community services, and cultural development. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Eligible states are Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Mis...

GrantWatch ID#: 177654

Grants to Shelby County, Ohio K-8 Teachers for Arts-Related Classroom Programming and Materi...

Deadline 11/22/19

Grants to Shelby County, Ohio K-8 teachers for arts materials or programming. Funding is intended to enhance arts education for local children in grades K-8. Eligible programs may relate to the literary, musical, visual, or performing arts. Preference is given to requests for art materials used in the classroom or other ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 184278

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support Volunteerism that Benefits Commun...

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants to Hawaii nonprofit organizations, state and local government agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to employ volunteer staff to carry out a broad range of community services. Funding is intended to support volunteer services in the areas of public safety, education, literacy and tutoring, the environment, basic human needs an...

GrantWatch ID#: 163355

Grants to Vermont Nonprofits for Basic Needs, the Environment, and Financial Education

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants totalling $50,000 to Vermont nonprofit organizations to provide charitable services to the vulnerable and meet other essential needs. Applications are welcome from organizations that address basic and critical needs, such as food, heat, shelter, the environment, and financial education.

GrantWatch ID#: 176584
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Organizations to Enhance Public Spaces in Camden and Ph...

Deadline 01/17/20 LOI Date: 11/29/19

Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey organizations for projects that improve and increase access to public spaces and parks, especially in low or moderate income communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for parks, libraries, recreation ce...

GrantWatch ID#: 179166

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Community Service, Education, ...

Deadline 11/29/19

Grants to Indiana nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, and colleges in Dubois, Crawford, Orange, Martin, Perry, and Pike Counties for programs in the areas of community service, education, youth, and environment. Funding will be used to benefit organizations and people such as Special Olympics, volunteer fire...

GrantWatch ID#: 180811
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Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Organizations for Literacy and School Readiness Program...

Deadline 01/17/20 LOI Date: 11/29/19

Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania organizations for literacy and school readiness programs for children ages 0-8. Applicants must submit an inquiry form prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to support early childhood education programming, K-3 literacy instruction, community advocacy, and family enga...

GrantWatch ID#: 181239

Grants to New Mexico Libraries to Improve Services for STEM and Environmental Disciplines

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 to New Mexico libraries to improve library services related to science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and the environment. Libraries may work in collaboration with museums, schools, academic and research institutions, and nonprofits.

GrantWatch ID#: 167350

Grants to Missouri Schools and IHEs to Support Reading Services for Legally Blind Students

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants of up to $500 per reader to Missouri public schools, special school districts, colleges, universities, technical schools, and professional schools to pay for reading services on behalf of students who are legally blind. This program will reimburse the school for employing a qualified individual to read to students f...

GrantWatch ID#: 175675

Grants to Maine Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Financial Education and Community Dev...

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to Maine nonprofits for programs and projects that promote education, particularly in the area of financial literacy, in communities where the funding source operates. Funding priority will also be provided for community and economic development programs and initiatives, including programs that promote job creation,...

GrantWatch ID#: 176256

Grants to Kansas Agencies to Improve Electronic Access to Governmental Services and Informat...

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to Kansas agencies for technology that will improve public access to government services and information. Funding is intended to help agencies provide enhanced electronic access for businesses and citizens of the State. Eligible programs will focus on the following areas: Commerce, Legislative, Transportation, H...

GrantWatch ID#: 177067

Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants of up to $1,750 to Wyoming employees of public and publicly accessible libraries to support continuing education activities. Funding may be requested for courses, conferences, seminars, workshops, and certifications. Additionally, individuals may request funding for a substitute worker so that library operations may...

GrantWatch ID#: 179570

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Community Programming that Benefits Local Residents

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations to benefit provincial residents through a wide range of community programs. Funding is intended for the following focus areas: sport, arts and culture, the environment, human and social services, public safety, and parent advisory councils. Applications will be considered ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181074

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Universities, and Faith-Based Organizations in ...

Deadline 11/30/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $10,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, universities, and faith-based organizations in multiple regions to support youth or education-focused programs. Eligible regions include Arizona, California (Los Angeles Metro), Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New...

GrantWatch ID#: 183406

In-Kind Services to a Mississippi Institution to Digitize Significant Collections of Scholar...

Deadline 11/30/19

In-kind services to a Mississippi cultural heritage institution to digitize and electronically publish significant collections of scholarly materials. The purpose of the program is to provide training and digitization services to institutions that lack the necessary physical, human, or technical resources needed to complet...

GrantWatch ID#: 184686

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio Nonprofits and Schools for Education, Early Childhood Enrichm...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for programs that primarily serve the residents of the City of Cleveland. Grants will be awarded in two major areas: education and human services. The Foundation will support programs in the following three critical areas: early childhood...

GrantWatch ID#: 146169
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Award to a New York City Writer for an Outstanding Essay About Brooklyn

Deadline 12/01/19

Award of $500 to a New York City writer to recognize an outstanding non-fiction essay that takes place in Brooklyn and is about Brooklyn or Brooklyn-based characters. Entries will be accepted from writers of all backgrounds and ages. The award is intended to showcase compelling stories that render Brooklyn's rich soul and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163365

Grants to Genesee County, Michigan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Churches to Benefit Lo...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants to Genesee County, Michigan nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, universities, churches, synagogues, and mosques to benefit local communities. Interested applicants are required to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in the areas of health, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163715

In-Kind Grants of Planning and Evaluation Services to USA Nonprofit and Government Museums

Deadline 12/01/19

In-kind grants valued at approximately $4,000 to $6,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and government museums to evaluate operations and prepare for the future. This program offers the following types of assessments: collections stewardship, community and audience engagement, organizational, education and interpretation,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163856
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Honor Contributions to Electronic Col...

Deadline 12/01/19

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to electronic collections development practice and administration. In addition to the cash prize, the awardee will also receive a citation. This award recognizes significant and innovative contributions to the field.

GrantWatch ID#: 174847

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Group for Outstanding Work in Collabo...

Deadline 12/01/19

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group to recognize and assist outstanding collaborative work in the field of preservation. Preservation projects may be conducted in historical institutions, libraries, or archives. Nominees should demonstrate vision, endorse cooperation, and advocate for the...

GrantWatch ID#: 174890

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 04/01/20 LOI Date: 12/01/19

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intended for programs that may help close the opportunity or a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Public Schools, and Colleges ...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants usually ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools and colleges for projects and programs that foster the growth of bluegrass music. Funding is intended for cultural, educational, organizational development, literary and media, per...

GrantWatch ID#: 176895

Grant to a USA Library for Outreach Projects Targeting Underserved Children

Deadline 12/01/19

Grant of $3,000 to a USA library for outreach efforts addressing underserved populations. Funding is intended for projects that engage underserved children, from birth to age 14. Applications will be considered for new and innovative programs, or for the expansion of work already being implemented.

GrantWatch ID#: 176910
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Grants to Louisa County, Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Social Programs, Environment, Educa...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants generally ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Louisa County, Iowa eligible nonprofit organizations and government agencies, schools, libraries, and churches that are dedicated to improving the lives of local residents. The Fund prioritizes projects related to: arts, education, environment, and social programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 176927
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Grants to Utah Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Groups to Collect Oral Histories

Deadline 01/01/20 LOI Date: 12/01/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Utah nonprofits, IHEs, government agencies, and groups to collect and transcribe oral history. Applicants are required to submit a draft prior to submitting the final application. Funding is intended for costs associated with oral history transcription and research. Project Criteria: - Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 177848

Grants to Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia Nonprofits for Literacy, Children, Arts...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants averaging $5,000 to Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia area nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on arts, literacy, children, and humanitarian efforts. While all areas are considered, the Foundation primarily concentrates its funding on literacy programs. Applications should be focus...

GrantWatch ID#: 178281
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Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 12/01/19

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274