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Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Arts Education Programs and Res...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Nevada arts and non-arts nonprofits, public agencies, tribes, schools, IHEs, and libraries for creative arts education activities, teacher training for grades pre-K through 12, and teaching residencies for artists. Funding is intended to offer students the opportunity to work with artists through ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176809

Grants to Nevada Artists to Recognize Exceptional Achievement in the Performing and Literary...

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of $5,000 to Nevada individual artists to recognize exceptional artistic achievements. Applications will be accepted from artists involved in the performing and literary arts, including areas such as music, theater, choreography, creative prose, and poetry. Funding is intended to promote public awareness and apprec...

GrantWatch ID#: 178277

Grants to Nevada Individual Artists for the Creation and Presentation of Artistic Projects

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $1,500 to Nevada individual artists to create and present arts projects. Funding is intended for a wide range of artistic projects, such as performances, exhibitions, concerts, readings, the creation of portfolios, and publicity and marketing activities that are related to the arts project.

GrantWatch ID#: 185636

Grants to Nevada Artists for Exceptional Achievements in an Eligible Art Form

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of $5,000 to Nevada individual artists to recognize exceptional achievements in an eligible art form. Interested applicants are required to contact staff prior to submitting an application. Applications will be accepted from artists who work in the media of dance, music, decorative arts, hand-crafted objects, ceremo...

GrantWatch ID#: 187556

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Institutions for Historical ...

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 05/29/20

Grants of over $10,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, local government and state units, tribes, and educational institutions to preserve and enhance access to historical and cultural resources within the State. Pre-applications must be submitted before submitting full proposals. Applicants are required to register i...

GrantWatch ID#: 168140

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Eligible Southern States for Literary Events Featuri...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible southern states to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Eligible states include Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. Funding will support liter...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Arts and Cultural Activities

Deadline 04/24/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Nevada nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, libraries, and IHEs for a range of arts and cultural projects. Funding is intended for a single activity or a number of connected activities, including performances, art exhibits, festivals, readings, and learning programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 143132

Grants to USA Staff at IHEs for Humanities Research and Publications

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA educators and staff members at eligible IHEs in multiples states for humanities-based activities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of research projects, publications, and scholarly activities related to the study of the humanities. Eligible projects are conducted at Tribal colleges...

GrantWatch ID#: 151093

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Faculty at Eligible IHEs for Humanities Research

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA and Puerto Rico faculty and staff members at eligible IHEs for humanities-based activities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of research projects, publications, and scholarly activities related to the study of the humanities. Eligible projects are conducted at Hispanic-serving coll...

GrantWatch ID#: 164800

Awards to USA Faculty and Staff Affiliated with Eligible IHEs for Humanities Research Projec...

Deadline 04/08/20

Awards of up to $60,000 to USA faculty and staff affiliated with Eligible IHEs for humanities research projects. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. This program supports humanities research. Expected output includes books, articles, digital material and publications, archaeologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 164801

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Advanced Research

Deadline 04/08/20

Fellowships to USA individuals for extensive research projects. The fellowships are intended to support a range of projects and activities that display outstanding analytics and high-level writing skills. Applications must clearly express a project's value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Applications ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 151114

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local and Rural Communities in Eligible Re...

Deadline 04/08/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government entities to improve the local quality of life, and to enhance eligible rural areas. Focus areas include art and culture, health, human service, education, environment, community betterment, and historic preservation. Projects should benefit Buchanan Cou...

GrantWatch ID#: 140157

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Community

Deadline 06/10/20

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, educational institutions, and libraries for projects that enhance local communities through social and civic engagement. Projects that reach diverse audiences are particularly encouraged. Eligible projects should be in the area of humanities.

GrantWatch ID#: 179352

Grants to Iowa Artists, Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Arts Activities

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa individual artists, nonprofit organizations, PreK-12 schools, IHEs, and government agencies for arts activities. Funding is intended to help create and present new works of art, develop arts experiences, and implement arts education programs. Project grants provide support to positively impa...

GrantWatch ID#: 179803

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits and Agencies to Restore and Preserve Historic Resources

Deadline 06/04/20

Grants to New Jersey municipal and county governments and nonprofit organizations to preserve, rehabilitate, and restore state historic resources. Three types of projects are eligible: capital preservation, planning grants for heritage tourism, and the management of historic sites.

GrantWatch ID#: 182714

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Accessibility

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. Funding is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, improved library access, and targeting library services to meet community...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Programs that Benefit Residents in ...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants averaging $5,000 to Missouri nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for programs that benefit communities in eligible regions. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of wildlife conservation, health and human services, community betterment, adult and non-traditional ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180071

Grants to Oregon Organizations for Building Restorations

Deadline 05/14/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Oregon organizations for building renovation activities. Funding is intended to support the rehabilitation and upgrade of important and significant buildings that have deteriorated and changed over the years. The goal of the grant program is to renovate, restore, and preserve the historic facades...

GrantWatch ID#: 181011

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Cultural Activities

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for a broad range of programs and activities that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support publicly accessible community-based projects that offer a variety of cultural experiences and promote the creation of jobs. Eligible pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 179810

Grants to California Community-Based Arts Organizations in Eligible Regions for General Opera...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations for general operating support. Funding is intended to support organizations whose primary purpose is to produce, present, and perform open-to-all arts and cultural activities. Eligible organizations are located in and serve the residents...

GrantWatch ID#: 179939

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Artists in Eligible Counties for Publi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and groups of artists in eligible counties for arts projects, artists residencies, and general operating support. Funding is intended to support festivals, community theater projects, folk music entertainment, sponsorship of visual demonstrations, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 160366

Grants to Ontario Artists in Eligible Regions for Artistic Guidance and Career Development

Deadline 05/04/20

Grants of $10,000 to Ontario individual artists in eligible regions for artistic guidance in a range of disciplines. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to provide career development assistance to artists who are new to the area. The goal of the program is to support the integration...

GrantWatch ID#: 185099

Grants to Minnesota Artists for Professional Development Activities

Deadline 04/07/20

Grants of up to $1,200 to Minnesota artists in eligible regions for professional development activities. Funding is intended for services, supplies, equipment, training programs, and the production or presentation of original works. The program is open to all disciplines, including literary, music, performance, and visual ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177790

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits to Preserve the History of the State

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $8,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations for projects that preserve the state’s history. Funding is intended to support projects that work to preserve and promote the state's history through the maintenance of cultural collections. Awards are given to museums conducting projects for the care and managemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 179928

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Agencies, and Property Owners to Restore Cultural Properties

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Oregon nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and property owners to preserve and restore properties of cultural significance. The purpose of the program is to promote the economic growth of local communities. Funding is intended to support the preservation and enhancement of historic theater buildings in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188117

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve Historical and Archaeological Sites

Deadline 05/14/20 LOI Date: 04/16/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Oregon nonprofit organizations and public agencies to preserve significant historical and archeological sites. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting a full application. Eligible projects involve rehabilitation, preservation, identification, and interpretation.

GrantWatch ID#: 179929

Grants to Iowa PreK-12 Schools for Arts-Based Field Trips, Equipment, and Residencies

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to Iowa PreK-12 schools for a wide range of activities that enhance arts education. Funding is intended to promote field trips to arts events, artist residencies, and in-school arts activities; or to purchase equipment that will improve the school's arts curriculum. Grants are available for trips to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158318

Grants to South Carolina K-12 Schools and Districts to Enhance Arts Education

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants to South Carolina school districts and individual schools for small projects to improve the arts curriculum. Funding is intended to assist schools and districts in providing high-quality educational opportunities in the arts. Grants must be used to develop quality comprehensive and sequential arts programs (dance, m...

GrantWatch ID#: 170054

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 06/01/20

Grants to Kentucky nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support projects and activities within the focus areas of education, culture, family, environment, recreation, and health and wellness. Funds can be used for programming (new or expanded activi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181283

Grants to Iowa Arts and Cultural Nonprofits for Operational Support

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of $5,000 to Iowa arts nonprofits and government arts organizations for operational support. Funding is intended to strengthen arts and cultural organizations and enable them to further their goals and objectives. Grants will support the mission of a nonprofit rather than a specific project or program. Funds may be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179805

Grant to a Washington, Oregon, or British Columbia Artist to Create Site-Specific and Site-I...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grant to a Washington, Oregon, or British Columbia artist to create site-specific and site-integrated artwork. The funding source encourages Indigenous and underrepresented artists and those focusing on sustainability to apply. Funding is intended to create artwork for the new South County Recycling and Transfer Station in...

GrantWatch ID#: 188200

Grants to Florida Arts Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions For Events...

Deadline 04/17/20

Grants to Florida nonprofit arts and cultural organizations, IHEs, public schools, and agencies in eligible regions for publicly accessible events that increase tourism and promote economic development in the area. Applicants must attend an informational workshop prior to applying. Funding is intended for arts and cultural...

GrantWatch ID#: 143831

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Humanities Research Projects Intended for Digital Publicati...

Deadline 04/22/20

Fellowships to USA scholars to carry out advanced humanities research. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the preparation of digital projects. Scholars from all humanities-related disciplines are encouraged to apply.

GrantWatch ID#: 185380

Grants to Kansas Agencies, IHEs, and Organizations for Preservation Efforts

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to Kansas local governments, IHEs, and other eligible organizations for preservation efforts. Projects may include surveys, educational activities, disaster preparedness, training and conferences, and activities that focus on the preservation of cultural resources in the state. Preference will be given to Certified ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155454

Grants to Illinois Arts Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Arts Programming Support

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, academic institutions, schools, libraries, and government agencies for arts programs and activities that benefit the public. Applicants must complete a pre-qualification process before submitting an application. Funding is intended to support quality arts programming that is appr...

GrantWatch ID#: 168893

Opportunity for Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Have Locations Included on a Roster of Cultu...

Deadline 05/01/20

Opportunity for Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies to have locations included on a roster of culturally vibrant communities. Inclusion on the roster allows communities to receive access to funding opportunities, a network of community leaders, professional development, technical assistance, and a connecti...

GrantWatch ID#: 171519

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations for a range of programs and services that meet the needs of local residents. Program areas include environment, health, special populations, mental health, human services, education, faith-based activities, community improvement, and parent education. While the majori...

GrantWatch ID#: 147455

Grants to Florida Arts Nonprofits to Advance the Arts

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations to advance the arts. Funding is intended to support educational and arts appreciation projects that benefit local residents. Previous grants were awarded for artist residence programs at colleges, storytelling programs, mural projects, exhibits, and equipment. Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 178678

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits, Schools, and School Districts for Arts and Cultural Progr...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations, schools, and school districts to support high-quality arts and cultural activities for local youth. Funding is intended for educational programming to help develop critical thinking, social and emotional skills, creativity, and collaboration.

GrantWatch ID#: 179328

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts-Based Health Awareness and Promotio...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and government agencies for arts-based health awareness and promotion projects. Funding is intended for projects that improve the quality of life to provide a better environment for healing. Funding is also available to promote awareness of the social determin...

GrantWatch ID#: 179331

Grants to New Hampshire Apprentice and Master Artists to Study Culturally Significant Art Fo...

Deadline 07/10/20

Grants of up to $4,000 to New Hampshire apprentice and master artists to study and pass on time-honored, culturally-significant arts skills. Funding is intended to help communities pass on their shared traditions and allow future generations to continue to enjoy their cultural heritage.

GrantWatch ID#: 179332

Grants to New Hampshire Professional Artists for Career Development Opportunities

Deadline 05/08/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to New Hampshire professional artists for career advancement opportunities. Funding is intended to encourage artists to participate in programs that will enhance their careers and bring their small business to the next level. Programs include the development of business skills, participation in prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 185415

Grants to South Carolina K-12 Schools and Districts to Promote Artistic Achievement

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants of up to $40,000 to South Carolina school districts and grants of up to $18,000 to individual schools for activities that promote student engagement and achievement in the arts. Funding is intended for programs with a long-term strategic plan that includes all art forms, including dance, visual arts, music, and thea...

GrantWatch ID#: 143605

Grants to Austin, Texas Nonprofits for Public Arts and Cultural Programming

Deadline 04/27/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Austin, Texas nonprofit organizations for public art exhibitions and performances for the benefit of residents and tourists. Funding is intended for activities and projects in all disciplines that provide quality cultural and arts programming in the City of Austin and the Extra Territorial Jurisdi...

GrantWatch ID#: 164662

Grants to Northwest Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties to Benefit Local Com...

Deadline 06/08/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Northwest Oregon nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible counties to benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support projects and programs in the areas of education, health, and environmental preservation. Nonprofits may apply from the following counties: Benton, Clac...

GrantWatch ID#: 177338

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits and Schools for Artists Residencies to Enhance Classroom A...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and public schools to support residencies for artists to enhance arts education in classrooms. Funding is intended for residencies in all arts disciplines including media, music, dance, theater, craft, creative writing, and visual arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 179075

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Community Arts Programs

Deadline 07/17/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and IHEs for a broad range of arts programming to benefit local communities. Funding is specifically intended to bring arts activities to underserved communities in the state. Eligible proposals should focus on community-based ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 179326

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve Historic and Cultural Resources

Deadline 06/19/20 LOI Date: 05/08/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and government agencies to preserve local art, historic, and cultural works. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to improve public access to important works of art that contribute to the State'...

GrantWatch ID#: 179334

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Groups, and Public Entities to Improve Access to Arts Progra...

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, informal groups, and public entities to make arts facilities and activities more accessible to individuals with disabilities. Eligible applicants must be located within, and eligible project activities must take place solely within the seven-county metro Twin Cities area: going ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181052

Grants to USA, Israel, and International Nonprofits for Programs That Support Cooperation Be...

Deadline 05/31/20

Grants to USA, Israel, and International nonprofit organizations for programs that support mutual cooperation between different cultures. Funding is intended for programs that are based on a shared interest in sustainable relationships to strengthen the capacity of civil society and promote problem solving and negotiation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187356