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Grants to West Virginia Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Public Arts Presentations and ...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to West Virginia nonprofit arts organizations, government agencies, and school boards to provide the public with opportunities to engage with the arts. Applicants may request support for artist fees and related travel costs for in-state, regional, and national performing artists, including visual, l...

GrantWatch ID#: 168940

Grants to Arkansas Cities and Counties to Benefit Low-to-Moderate Income Families

Deadline 03/30/18

Grants starting at $75,000 to Arkansas cities and counties for a variety of public infrastructure and public facility projects that are not covered under the funding source's other funding categories. Funding will be provided for projects that benefit individuals and families of low-to-moderate income, eliminate condition...

GrantWatch ID#: 169700

Grants to Prescott, Arizona Nonprofits to Benefit Low- and Moderate-Income Households

Deadline 02/26/18

Grants to Prescott, Arizona nonprofit organizations for a broad range of community development projects and public services. Proposals funded under this program must primarily benefit low- and moderate-income households. Eligible projects fall under one of the following broad categories: 1. Neighborhood Revitalization,...

GrantWatch ID#: 166327

Grants to Baltimore, Maryland and Austin, Texas Nonprofits for Programs for At-Risk Children...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Baltimore, Maryland and Austin, Texas nonprofits to provide support and services to at-risk children and youth. LOIs must be submitted well in advance of the deadline. For Austin applicants, LOIs are due January 15, 2018. Program areas include early childhood education, K-12 education, teenage pregnancy, and out-...

GrantWatch ID#: 171617

Grants to Arizona Public Libraries to Expand Collections and Promote Library Access

Deadline 03/09/18

Grants of $4,000 to Arizona public libraries to expand library collections for targeted audiences and for related programming that promotes community access to collections. Possible programs include lectures, workshops, cultural events, field trips, facilitated discussions, and library “outposts”. The primary purpo...

GrantWatch ID#: 177658

Grants to Charlotte, North Carolina Neighborhood Organizations to Enhance the Quality of Life

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Charlotte, North Carolina neighborhood-based organizations to enhance the quality of life for local communities. Mandatory pre-application workshops are scheduled for January 10, 11, 22, and 23. This program supports projects that make Charlotte’s neighborhoods better places to live, work, and play. The Nei...

GrantWatch ID#: 175199

Grants to Central New York Libraries and Historical Societies in Eligible Counties to Improv...

Deadline 03/16/18 LOI Date: 03/02/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,250 to New York public libraries and historical societies collaborating with libraries in eligible counties for library programs, services, and historical exhibits. An LOI is due two weeks before the deadline. Funding is intended to improve library resources, services, or programs, or for pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 166496

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits and Agencies for Humanities Projects Serving State Residents

Deadline 03/10/18

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support humanities activities benefitting the public. Projects may include a broad range of formats, such as workshops, research, publications, discussions, documentaries, exhibitions, public dialogue, digital preservation, and educational programming. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179352

Grants to Minnesota Public Library Systems and Local Governments to Construct and Improve Li...

Deadline 03/14/18

Grants to Minnesota public library systems and local governments to renovate, construct, or improve facilities for the purpose of increasing accessibility. Applicants requesting support for larger scale projects must submit their project plan in advance of the application. Library Construction Grants support library re...

GrantWatch ID#: 146710

Grants to Morton Area, Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects Related to Education, F...

Deadline 03/09/18

Grants to Morton area, Illinois nonprofits and government units to assist with projects related to parks and recreation, fine arts, education, library services, and community services. Funding is intended to advance one or more of the following objectives: 1) Address and help resolve important existing or emerging comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 152452

Grants to Kentucky Feminist Artists and Organizations to Achieve Social Change for Women and...

Deadline 03/02/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to Kentucky feminist artists and organizations for a range of art activities in the performing, media, visual, and literary arts disciplines, with a goal of inspiring positive social change and improving the lives of Kentucky women. Eligible activities include individual or collaborative artmaking wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177505

Grants to Branford, Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Environment, He...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants to Branford, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects that address community needs and improve the quality of life for residents. Funding may also be requested for emergency needs and sponsorships. Applications should address a need within the focus area and demonstrate i...

GrantWatch ID#: 178567

Grants to International and USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for STEM Educatio...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants averaging $25,000 and grants starting at $25,000 to International and USA nonprofits and government agencies, including schools, in multiple states for programs that promote success in STEM subjects. Applicants must first contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Programs will focus on studen...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to Lake County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Address the Health...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Lake County, Michigan nonprofits, schools, and government agencies for projects that address community needs. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of human services, environment, education, health, arts and culture. Proposals will be evaluated on their ability to enhance the quality of li...

GrantWatch ID#: 179006

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Multi-Media Projects that Promote Architecture Appreci...

Deadline 02/25/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofits and IHEs to produce and present projects and programs such as publications, exhibitions, installations, films, new media projects, lectures and conferences that highlight the field of architecture. Funding is intended to provide critical support at key points in the development of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177777

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Integrate Arts Programming into Educ...

Deadline 02/26/18

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Maryland nonprofits, schools and agencies for quality arts programs that enhance education for students in grades K-12. Funding is also available for professional development projects to strengthen educators' fine arts and arts integration skills. Express Arts Educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 165625

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, and Agencies for Historic Education Projec...

Deadline 04/16/18 LOI Date: 02/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, and government agencies for educational activities related to historic structures. Applicants must submit a prospectus no later than February 26. Eligible projects include lectures, workshops, conferences, the production of multimedia materials ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177704

Grants to Tippecanoe County, Indiana Nonprofits for Community Programs

Deadline 02/27/18

Grants averaging $750 to Tippecanoe County, Indiana nonprofits to promote the welfare, happiness, education and development of community residents. Of particular interest are the aged, young, poor, special needs individuals, helpless, unfortunate, and underprivileged. Funding is also intended to further religious, charitab...

GrantWatch ID#: 150564
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Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve Historic and Cultural Resources

Deadline 06/15/18 Conference Date: 02/27/18 LOI Date: 04/27/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $20,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the conservation of publicly-owned arts, cultural, and historic resources. Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend an informational workshop; sessions are available February 20, 22, 27, and March 1. LOIs are due ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179334

Grants to California Nonprofits and Schools for Literacy and Transitional Foster Care Progra...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to California nonprofits and schools that address the needs of at-risk children and young adults in the Sacramento and Central Valley regions. Funded programs should specifically address the areas of literacy and transition-age foster youth. Priorities for these two areas are outline...

GrantWatch ID#: 136570

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits For Creative Projects to Benefit Boundary Area Communit...

Deadline 04/15/18 LOI Date: 02/28/18

Grants to British Columbia nonprofit organizations for creative projects that will benefit the maximum amount of people in the Boundary area. February 28, 2018 is the deadline to submit a letter of intent. Funded activities should provide a direct service to the community or take an innovative approach to community concern...

GrantWatch ID#: 136791

Grants to Greater New Bedford, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Literacy and Workforce Developme...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Greater New Bedford, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to promote family literacy and workforce development. Funding is intended to help vulnerable residents build the skills needed to reach their educational and employment goals. The funds totaling $100,000 will support workforce develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 141189

Grants to Gibson County, Indiana Schools for Educator Professional Development Events

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Gibson County, Indiana schools to enhance the skills and knowledge of educators, including teachers, teacher’s assistants, and teachers aids, in the fields of mathematics, language arts, and science. Funds may be used by schools to host educational seminars and convocations.

GrantWatch ID#: 151331

Grants to Gibson County, Indiana Schools, IHEs, Libraries, and Nonprofits to Enhance Educati...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Gibson County, Indiana schools, IHEs, libraries, and nonprofit education organizations to support innovative programs, projects, and equipment that will enhance education at any level of instruction. Projects may involve mathematics, language arts, and science disciplines and may benefit both youth and adult resi...

GrantWatch ID#: 151332

Award to a Gibson County, Indiana Public School Educator for Improving the Math or Lang...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a Gibson County, Indiana public school teacher, assistant, teacher’s aid, or tutor for his or her outstanding dedication to improving students' mathematics or language arts skills and knowledge. The award must be used to expand or enhance the educator’s know...

GrantWatch ID#: 151333

Grants to Rock Island, Illinois Nonprofits for Projects that Benefit Children and Families

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants averaging between $500 to $1,000 to Rock Island, Illinois nonprofit organizations to enrich the quality of life of children and families. Funding is specifically intended for projects in the areas of health and wellness, literacy, children and youth, the economically challenged, and serving the developmentally disab...

GrantWatch ID#: 158805

Grants to Miami County, Ohio Nonprofits for Education, Health, and Human Services

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Miami County, Ohio local nonprofit organizations for programs that promote and encourage health, welfare, and education. Past funding has been used to benefit programs ranging from schools, soup kitchens, abuse shelters, health clinics, libraries, youth groups, faith-based organizations, food pantries, and fire a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169384

Grants to Truman Lake Area, Missouri Nonprofits, School Programs, and Faith-Based Programs to...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Missouri nonprofit organizations, school programs, and faith-based programs for projects to benefit the residents of the Truman Lake Area and Henry County. Past grants have included early reading programs, subsidized day camps, and programs that meet the basic needs of underserved communities. Grants are also ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173114

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Health, Welfare, Arts, and Education in the Vadnais Heigh...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents in Vadnais Heights and the surrounding communities. Eligible programs may be in the areas of education, health and welfare, families in need, and community spirit. Eligible areas include Mounds View 621 and White Bear Lake 624 School Dist...

GrantWatch ID#: 173958

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

Deadline 02/28/18

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 Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Ohio credit unions to institute educational and informational outreach programs that offer financial services and financial education in local communities and schools. Eligible programs may also be those that target members and diverse populations. Funding is intended for community programming that fulfills the s...

GrantWatch ID#: 176979

Awards to USA PreK-12 Educators and School Staff for Innovative and Inspiring Teaching Methods

Deadline 02/28/18

Awards to USA PreK-12 classroom teachers, school staff, and homeschool educators who demonstrate innovative educational methods. These awards are intended to recognize teachers who inspire their students to challenge the rules and take risks, who demonstrate how to be collaborative and empathetic, and teach the value of le...

GrantWatch ID#: 177403

Grants to South Dakota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Institutions for Humanities Projects

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $7,000 to South Dakota nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and institutions to support humanities projects. Funding may be requested for both research and discussion-oriented activities. Projects must take place within the state. Mission: The South Dakota Humanities Coun...

GrantWatch ID#: 177645
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Grants to Douglas County, Georgia Nonprofits and Schools for STEM, Environment, Technology, ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Georgia nonprofits and schools to benefit communities surrounding the funding source’s Douglas County data center. Program areas include STEM education, green initiatives and sustainability, supporting the entrepreneurial ecosystem, and developing technology infrastructure. Google is committed to playing a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177851

Grant to Georgia Nonprofits, Schools, Religious Organizations, and Agencies to Serve At-Risk...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grant of up to $5,000 to Georgia nonprofits, educational institutions, governmental agencies, and religious and civic organizations for programs that serve at-risk youth in Glynn, McIntosh, and Camden Counties. Funding will be provided for proposals that specifically address one of the following areas of focus: - Early ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179063

Grants to McLean County, Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Jewish Arts, Education, and Cul...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants totaling over $21,000 to McLean County, Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tax-exempt religious organizations for Jewish arts, cultural, and educational programs. Specific criteria for each of these focus areas are outlined below. Preference will be given to programs and projects that benefi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179300

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Arts Education and Perfor...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants starting at $500 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tax-exempt religious organizations for arts education and arts programs in DeWitt, Logan, McLean, and Livingston Counties. Funding may be provided to support a new or existing program. Funding will specifically be provided for art, mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 179302

Grants to Allegany County, New York Nonprofits for Social, Educational, Civic, and Cultural ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,000 to New York nonprofits for social, educational, civic, and cultural projects that bring significant benefit to the residents of Allegany County. Priority will be given to special projects that are non-recurring rather than campaigns to fund general operations. Area service organizations l...

GrantWatch ID#: 180795

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Agencies, School Districts, and Colleges in Eligible Counties f...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Indiana nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, and colleges for programs and projects that contribute to the health and/or welfare of those living in Dubois, Crawford, Orange, Martin, Perry, and Pike Counties. Funding will be provided for programs and projects that benefit people and organizations su...

GrantWatch ID#: 180811

Grants to Greenwood County, South Carolina Nonprofits for Youth, Education, Arts, Recreation,...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Greenwood County, South Carolina nonprofit organizations for a wide range of community benefit activities. Funding is intended for the focus areas of youth, education, and community enhancement and development. Applicants may apply in the "Open Grant" category for projects that do not fall within ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181314
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Benefit Individuals, Families, and the Environ...

Deadline 04/30/18 LOI Date: 02/28/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for projects that benefit individuals, families, and communities in eligible states. Letters of Intent are due February 28, 2018. Focus areas include life-long education, cultural enrichment, basic needs, disaster relief, environmental stewardship, and programs that remove barriers to opportunities...

GrantWatch ID#: 182115

Grants to Fayette County, Kentucky Nonprofits and Individual Artists for Public Arts Activit...

Deadline 03/23/18 Conference Date: 02/28/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Fayette County, Kentucky nonprofit organizations and individual artists for community-focused arts and culture projects. First-time applicants are required to attend the February 28, 2018 workshop. Funding is intended for specific projects with an arts or cultural focus that have clear artistic an...

GrantWatch ID#: 180031

Grants to Kansas Public Libraries to Improve Collections and Expand Services

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to North Central Kansas public libraries to promote resource sharing, offer increased access to a range of library resources, and eliminate tax-based boundaries to library services. Funds provided through this program are largely intended to help meet standards for materials and collections. Collections include both...

GrantWatch ID#: 141613

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits for Legal Projects Benefiting All Citizens

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to British Columbia nonprofit organizations for one-time projects in the areas of legal aid, legal education, legal research, law reform and law libraries. Feedback on applications is available until February 23, 2018. Applicants are strongly encouraged to discuss their proposal with Foundation staf...

GrantWatch ID#: 149857

Grants to Monona County, Iowa Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Educational Institutions for Ar...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $10,000 to Monona County, Iowa nonprofits, municipalities, and educational institutions for programs and projects that strive to improve the quality of life. Funding is intended to address present and emerging needs within the county by making grants in the following areas: - Arts and Cultur...

GrantWatch ID#: 149886

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs and Capital Projects in Education...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits, governmental agencies, churches, and schools in eligible regions for programs and capital projects. Areas of interest include recreation, festivals, arts, education, community development, and human needs. Generally, organizations must be located in Middletown, Franklin, Monroe, Trenton, Lemon To...

GrantWatch ID#: 158321

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Literary Nonprofits for Programs and General Operations

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Toronto, Ontario professional nonprofit literary organizations, both incorporated and unincorporated, for general operating and programmatic support. First-time applicants are required to consult program staff prior to applying. Funds will support organizations that are engaged in the presentation, dissemination,...

GrantWatch ID#: 167061

Grants to Ida County, Iowa Nonprofits, Public Agencies and Schools for Arts, Environment, an...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants generally ranging from $250 to $10,000 to Ida County, Iowa nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and public education institutions to address local community needs in the areas of arts and culture, civic, education, environment, health, and human services. Program Areas: Arts and Culture - Prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 168949

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subjects of art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Charitable, Scientific, and Educational Acti...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to nonprofits in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, and Kansas for programs that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support educational, literary, charitable, religious, or scientific programming. Priority will go to organizations which the Foundation feels will benefit the most from their support.

GrantWatch ID#: 172371