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402 Literacy Grants and Grants for Libraries

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Grants to USA Tribal and Native Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Native American Language ...

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to USA and territories Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for Native American language programs and schools. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. The program provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167770

Awards to Maryland Artists and Collaborative Groups to Honor Artistic Excellence and Promote...

Deadline 07/01/21

Awards to Maryland artists and collaborative groups to recognize and honor outstanding achievements in a range of artistic disciplines. Awards are intended to support artistic development and practice, and to further the artistic endeavors of both individuals and group...

GrantWatch ID#: 172649

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for K-12 STEM Education Programs

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for programs to advance K-12 STEM education. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Organizations must be...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Locations for Pr...

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for food security programs. Interested applicants are required to contact staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support food pantries, sou...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Support Operations and Humanities Projects in the Wake of C...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit humanities and cultural organizations that have been impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) global health crisis. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to address organizational needs and support com...

GrantWatch ID#: 189435

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Support Humanities Programming During th...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants of $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and IHEs to continue providing humanities programming during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Required registrations may take up to two weeks to complete. Requests...

GrantWatch ID#: 190550

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Programs that Promote Social and ...

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants of up to $40,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs that promote racial and social equity. Funding is intended to support educational programming offered by small community organizations that are led by and that serve peop...

GrantWatch ID#: 196320

Grants to Washington, DC Arts and Humanities Nonprofits for Professional Development

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Washington, DC arts and humanities nonprofit organizations with small operating budgets for capacity building and professional development. Funding is intended to provide organizational staff with resources and opportunities aimed at strength...

GrantWatch ID#: 182311

Grants to Louisiana Centers, Museums, Libraries, and Nonprofits to Host a Traveling Exhibiti...

Deadline 07/31/21

Grants of $4,000 to Louisiana community centers, museums, nature centers, libraries, and other cultural nonprofit organizations to host a traveling exhibition about voting in America. Eligible sites must provide two staff members for the duration of the exhibition. Pre...

GrantWatch ID#: 195083

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Municipalities to Support Arts and Cultural Activities

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants of up to $1,500 to New York arts and cultural nonprofit groups, including municipalities, libraries, theaters, museums, orchestras, choral groups, galleries, and historical societies in eligible locations to support cultural programming. Funding is intended to s...

GrantWatch ID#: 154004

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries for Public Humanities Progr...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and groups, schools, IHEs, museums, and libraries for humanities programs that benefit local residents. Applicants are required to submit a draft proposal prior to submitting a full application. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178792

Grants to Pennsylvania Organizations for Literacy and School Readiness Programs for Children...

Deadline 07/30/21

Grants to Pennsylvania organizations in eligible areas for literacy and school readiness programs for children in grades K-3. The purpose of the program is to increase the number of children from underserved populations who enter school ready to learn and who are liter...

GrantWatch ID#: 181239

Grants to Pennsylvania Organizations for Programs to Increase High School Graduation Rates

Deadline 07/30/21

Grants to Pennsylvania organizations in eligible locations for programs that encourage area students to complete their high school education. Funding is intended for projects that improve high school readiness, guide students with college and career planning, and ensur...

GrantWatch ID#: 184684

Cooperative Agreement to a Washington, DC Nonprofit for Programs that Support Financial Inde...

Deadline 07/02/21

Cooperative agreement to a Washington, DC nonprofit or faith-based organization for programs that support financial independence for new immigrants. The purpose of the program is to assist refugees to achieve economic self-sufficiency within the shortest possible time ...

GrantWatch ID#: 196761

Grants to Florida Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 07/30/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations and public schools in eligible areas for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for activities and projects within the focus areas of education and homelessness, and to support general opera...

GrantWatch ID#: 189108

Grants to Michigan Public Libraries for COVID-19 Response Efforts

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants to Michigan public libraries for Coronavirus (COVID-19) response efforts. Funding is intended to increase library access through technology and other means while maintaining public safety. Eligible use of funds includes installing book lockers and kiosks, employ...

GrantWatch ID#: 196752

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Library Cooperatives to Improve Local Libraries in the Wak...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and library cooperatives to improve local libraries in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended to make libraries safer and more accessible and to increase internet access for patrons. Eligible use ...

GrantWatch ID#: 196753

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 06/24/21

Grants of up to $2,500 to Colorado nonprofit organizations to benefit local residents in eligible locations. The purpose of this program is to support community improvement projects and address unmet community needs. Funding is also intended to help local organizations...

GrantWatch ID#: 186844

Grants to Iowa Community Colleges for Adult English Language and Reading Programs

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to Iowa community colleges for adult education programs geared for students requiring instruction in English as a second language. Funding is intended to support programs that help prepare students for the transition to basic adult education courses, post-second...

GrantWatch ID#: 173275

Grants to Ohio K-12 Teachers in Eligible Locations for Educational Enrichment Projects

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants of up to $1,500 to Ohio K-12 public and private school teachers in eligible locations for projects to enrich writing, music, literature, and history education. Applicants must contact Foundation staff before submitting an application. Eligible applicants are lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179228

Grants to California Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Early Childhood Literacy Programs

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to California nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to promote literacy and support programs that benefit children in preschool through third grade. Funding is intended to support educational projects and activities that help children to acquire reading,...

GrantWatch ID#: 193740

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Promote Access to High-Quality Ar...

Deadline 06/28/21

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, tribal organizations, municipalities, colleges, universities, and libraries to promote access to high-quality arts programs in eligible locations. Funding may be used for program expenses and operating expenses. Project...

GrantWatch ID#: 147838

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, Libraries, and Museums to Address Needs Related to COVID-19

Deadline 06/28/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations serving Native Hawaiians, Tribes, libraries, museums to address needs related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks t...

GrantWatch ID#: 196555

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Programs that Benefit Local Re...

Deadline 06/29/21

Grants to Indiana nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to promote the well-being, development, and education of community residents. Of particular interest are the young, aged, and indigent; individuals with special needs; and vulnerable and underprivileged popu...

GrantWatch ID#: 150564

Grants to North Carolina Cultural Nonprofits and Agencies for Support During the Coronavirus ...

Deadline 07/15/21 Conference Date: 06/29/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to North Carolina nonprofit humanities organizations and government agencies for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist cultural entities that have been negatively impacted by the pandemic. The goa...

GrantWatch ID#: 196948
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, School Districts, IHEs, and CBOs for Historical...

Deadline 08/01/21 Conference Date: 06/29/21

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit community-based organizations, museums, libraries, municipalities, institutions of higher education, school districts, and other organizations for historical preservation projects. Funding is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197051

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for a wide range of projects and programs that benefit the local community. Funding is intended to support proposals that will improve the quality of life of local residents. The purpose of the Foundation is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 156934

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Recovery Efforts in Response to the COVID-19 ...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit charities and educational organizations and government agencies in eligible regions for recovery efforts in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Projects may fall into one of the following categories: recreation, community impro...

GrantWatch ID#: 158042

Award to a New Hampshire Librarian or Staff Member to Recognize Significant Contributions to...

Deadline 06/30/21

Award to a New Hampshire librarian or support staff member for exceptional contributions to library services. The award is intended to recognize an individual who is currently working at any type of library in the State (i.e., public, academic, school, hospital, correc...

GrantWatch ID#: 173217

Grants to Maryland Childcare Providers to Improve the Quality of Child Care

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to Maryland home and center-based childcare providers to enhance child care and early childhood education. Funding is intended to support and improve the care, education, and school readiness of children below the age of four. Grant funds must be used for the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 176185

Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in Eligible Locations for Activities that Promote I...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Nunavut community groups and individuals in eligible locations for community-based cultural activities. Funding is intended to support projects and programs that promote and improve traditional Inuit activities and skills, and enhance and main...

GrantWatch ID#: 178718

In-Kind Grants to British Columbia Teachers in Eligible Areas for Books or Field Trips Relate...

Deadline 06/30/21

In-kind grants valued at up to $150 to British Columbia teachers and individuals affiliated with an educational institution in eligible locations for books or field trips related to history and heritage. Funding is intended to cover some of the admission costs to herit...

GrantWatch ID#: 190273

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Agencies, Colleges, and School Districts for Programs to Enhan...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to Indiana nonprofit organizations, governmental entities, colleges, and school districts for programs to enhance the quality of life for residents in the funding source's service area. Focus areas include education, youth, the environment, and community service...

GrantWatch ID#: 191022

Grants to North Carolina Arts Nonprofits and IHEs in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and libraries in eligible areas for cultural arts programming that benefits local communities. Funding is intended to support arts-based entities, such as theaters, galleries, choral societies, festivals; arts in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 196084

Grants to Virginia Schools and IHEs to Support Literacy Programs

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to Virginia schools and community colleges to start or expand literacy programs that benefit families. Funding is intended to assist with the planning stage of two-generational literacy programming within an existing adult education program. The goal of the gran...

GrantWatch ID#: 196252

Grants to Canada Nonprofits for a Broad Range of Programs to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 08/31/21 LOI Date: 06/30/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations for a broad range of projects and programs to benefit local communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: youth, climate actio...

GrantWatch ID#: 196295

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists to Participate in a Residency Program...

Deadline 06/30/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists to participate in a residency program in Hawai'i. Eligible artists working in any medium, including writing and performance art, may apply. In addition to housing and studio space, artists are provided with a stipe...

GrantWatch ID#: 196679

Award to a USA K-6 Teacher for Excellence in Facilitating Student Growth in Writing

Deadline 07/01/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA K-6 teacher who teaches writing to recognize excellence in facilitating student growth in writing. Applicants should demonstrate an understanding of how students improve their writing. The nominee must submit an essay detailing their beliefs o...

GrantWatch ID#: 160630

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits, Schools, and Houses of Worship for Property Purchase, Equ...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, secondary schools, and houses of worship for capital and summer camp projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for the purchase of property and equipment, construction projects, and restoration. Grants ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 168643

Grants to Alabama, California, Florida, Illinois, New Jersey, and Texas Nonprofits for Progr...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants to Alabama, California, Florida, Illinois, New Jersey, and Texas nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs that benefit the community. Focus areas include cross-cultural understanding, education and literacy, environmental conservation, scientif...

GrantWatch ID#: 172459

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs in Arts, Education, Community Dev...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and local government agencies to benefit local residents in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support programs in the areas of arts, health and human services, community development, and youth an...

GrantWatch ID#: 175967

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Museums, and Libraries for Humanities Proj...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, museums, tribal organizations, and libraries for small-scale humanities projects. Eligible activities are those that include a humanities professional. Projects must be of significance to st...

GrantWatch ID#: 178565

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Activities that Foster Economic Development and Social ...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations for programs to facilitate economic development and enhance social welfare in eligible counties. Priority will be given to programs in the areas of education, job training, health, human services, housing, community develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 178885

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Programs on Adult Workforce and Youth Development

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations for programs that focus on youth development and the adult workforce. Funding may be used for capital, operating, and program support requests. Nonprofit organizations located throughout Colorado may apply, but special conside...

GrantWatch ID#: 180018

Grants to Florida Nonprofits and Agencies for Scholarships, Project Support, and General Ope...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations and government agencies for scholarships, project support, and general operating expenses. Funding is intended for charitable, religious, literary, educational, and scientific purposes and to support veteran re...

GrantWatch ID#: 181043

Grants to North Dakota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Address Community Needs

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to North Dakota nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, park districts, and libraries in eligible locations for programs that address a wide range of community needs. Funding is intended for a variety of interest areas. The Funding Source doe...

GrantWatch ID#: 185705

Award and In-Kind Support to a USA Emerging Essayist or Journalist to Recognize Works Addres...

Deadline 07/01/21

Award of $5,000 and in-kind support to a USA emerging essayist or journalist to recognize works addressing social justice. The award is intended for an author whose nonfiction writing combines wisdom, humor, and warmth to bring attention to issues of social justice. In...

GrantWatch ID#: 196414

Grants to South Carolina Public Libraries for Assistance During the Coronavirus Crisis

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to South Carolina public libraries for support in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to address pandemic-related economic and community needs through equitable approaches. Grants may be used to support libr...

GrantWatch ID#: 196722
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Grants to Louisiana Individuals and Nonprofits for Cultural Works

Deadline 08/06/21 Conference Date: 07/05/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Louisiana individuals and nonprofit organizations to support works of art related to local culture. Funding is intended to present, create, or document artworks that interpret, reflect, or preserve the Indigenous culture of the state. Examples...

GrantWatch ID#: 185839