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Grants to Greater Cincinnati, Ohio Nonprofits for Basic Needs, Job Skills, and Childhood Lite...

Deadline 04/28/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants starting at $15,000 to Greater Cincinnati, Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. LOIs for Large Grants are due March 23, 2018. Funding priorities are programs that assist people with basic needs, childhood literacy programs, and tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 130748

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits Serving Native Hawaiians to Enhance Library Services

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to Hawaii nonprofit organizations that primarily represent or serve Native Hawaiians to improve existing library services or start new library services. Program categories include educational programming, preservation and revitalization, and digital services. Successful Native Hawaiian grant ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139915

Grants to USA Indian Tribes and Native Villages to Improve the Programs and Services of Elig...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA Indian tribes, Alaska native villages, regional corporations, and village corporations to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Applicants should allow at least two weeks to complete the registration process to apply. Successful Enhancement grant proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to Washington, DC Agencies, CBOs, and Faith-Based Organizations to Promote Economic S...

Deadline 04/30/18 Conference Date: 04/23/18

Grants to Washington, DC government agencies, community-based organizations, and faith-based organizations to help individuals receiving public benefits become more self-sufficient. Programs should help individuals gain skills and experiences that will enhance employment prospects and decrease dependence on public benefits...

GrantWatch ID#: 174987

Grants to Tippecanoe County, Indiana Nonprofits for Community Programs

Deadline 04/24/18

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

Grants to New York Literary Arts Organizations for Capacity Building and Institutional Devel...

Deadline 04/25/18

Grants to New York literary arts organizations to support capacity building and organizational development. Applications are invited from qualifying organizations that present high-quality work and require assistance to sustain or increase their institutional capacity. Grants are available in the following categories: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178074

Grants to Jefferson County, Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve the Health of Local R...

Deadline 04/26/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Jefferson County, Colorado nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve community health conditions for local residents. Requests will be considered from a broad range of organizations in areas such as early childhood development, food security, healthcare access, arts...

GrantWatch ID#: 181153

Grants to Southeastern Arizona Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Education, Health, and ...

Deadline 04/27/18

Grants to Arizona nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to benefit Graham and Greenlee Counties by improving the quality of life, education, and health of local residents. The Foundation is offering two grants, each with a different focus. The Nonprofit Grant benefits organizations that offer programs r...

GrantWatch ID#: 167713

Grants to South Carolina Public Library Systems to Enhance Programs and Services

Deadline 04/27/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to South Carolina public library systems for special projects that enhance library services. Applications are invited for innovated projects that incorporate outcomes and programming for public audiences. Areas of interest are listed in the State and Federal goals and priorities for LSTA funding. To...

GrantWatch ID#: 169274

Grants to Ohio Schools, Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Education Enrichment for Lo...

Deadline 04/27/18

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Ohio school districts, schools, nonprofit organizations, businesses, government agencies, and IHEs to provide education enrichment for disadvantaged students. Funding priority is given to programs that benefit students attending Title I schools, with additional priority to provide fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 169957

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Sponsor Local Events and Support Fundraisin...

Deadline 04/27/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipal agencies to support events and fundraisers taking place within the funding source’s service area. Eligible towns include Bethlehem, Beacon Falls, Cheshire, Bridgewater, Litchfield, Goshen, Morris, Middlebury, New Milford, Naugatuck, Oxford, Prosp...

GrantWatch ID#: 179799

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Housing, Education, an...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $7,500 to $10,000 to Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. If requesting support for capital campaigns, strategic investments, or large-scale initiatives, you must contact...

GrantWatch ID#: 141579
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Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Education, Environme...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for activities that promote economic health, education, arts and culture, and the environment. The intention of these grants is to enable organizations to achieve lasting results within the focus areas. Organizations must benefit communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 164400

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits for Property Purchase, Equipment, and Renovations

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for capital projects, including equipment purchase, construction, renovations, the purchase of real property, and reduction or mortgage indebtedness. Consideration will be given to organizations that seek to provide the broadest possible impact in improving the lives of Rhode ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168643

Grants to Snohomish County, Washington Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Human Services ...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 to Snohomish County, Washington nonprofits, school districts, public agencies, parks, and libraries for basic needs and human services programs that benefit local residents. Programs may include veterans' services and support for individuals with disabilities. Applications should fi...

GrantWatch ID#: 171215

Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 04/30/18

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

Grants to Kentucky Women to Support Training and Career Development

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to Kentucky women who have begun a career or who are planning to begin a career within the state's workforce. This program seeks to promote economic self-sufficiency for women and helps workers obtain the education and training they need to succeed. Funding may be requested for academic programs, training and skills...

GrantWatch ID#: 178862

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to New Mexico Libraries and Nonprofits to Enhance Library and Information Services

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to New Mexico libraries of any type and library-associated nonprofit groups to enhance library services throughout the state. Funding may be used to develop and maintain collections, enhance information access technology, and improve library programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 179549

Grants to Bonner County, Idaho Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Arts Programs and Proje...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Bonner County, Idaho nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, and public educational institutions for arts projects that promote critical thinking, enhance community quality of life, and stimulate economic vitality. Consideration will also be given to arts programs that place a pa...

GrantWatch ID#: 179826

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060

Grants to Connecticut Municipalities to Preserve and Manage Government Records

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to Connecticut municipalities to improve the management and preservation of local government records. Eligible project categories include inventory and planning, organization and indexing, program development, storage and facilities, and preservation and conservation. Program Scope: Sections 11-8i through 11-...

GrantWatch ID#: 180063

In-Kind Grants of Sets of Books to Illinois K-12 Schools and Public Libraries to Promote Rea...

Deadline 04/30/18

In-kind grants of select book sets to Illinois K-12 public and private schools as well as public libraries. The program is intended to provide children with quality books and to promote reading among students. Award categories are specific to grade level and include: - Monarch Award - Twenty titles selected and an awar...

GrantWatch ID#: 180348

Award to a Vermont Educator for Outstanding Humanities Education in Grades 6-12

Deadline 04/30/18

Award of $1,000 to a Vermont educator to recognize outstanding contributions to humanities education in grades 6 through 12. Examples of eligible humanities subjects include, but are not limited to, history, literature, language, and social studies. Nominations are invited on behalf of an educator who: -Inspires his or...

GrantWatch ID#: 181071

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit the Stockton Area

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Missouri nonprofits to support organizations and projects serving the residents of the Stockton area. Funds are available for a wide variety of programs, including education, recreation, health, human needs, faith-based programs, literacy, senior services, and other programs that benefit the community. Funds are ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144585

Awards to USA and Canada Educators in Eligible Regions to Recognize Published Works that Prep...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada language arts educators in eligible regions to acknowledge published research-based works that promote the development of English Language Arts teachers. Eligible works may be from any educational level, scope, or setting. Studies eligible for consideration are those published between January 1, 20...

GrantWatch ID#: 166852

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding priorities include arts and culture, community and economic development, diversity, education, and the environment. The EQ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175758

Grants to Wayne County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Programs Related to Health, Human Service...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Wayne County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of education, community development, arts, environment, culture, literacy, health, and human services. The Foundation encourages the following ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175769

Grants to Texas Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Libraries, and Agencies to Hire Touring Artists

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $8,000 to Texas nonprofit organizations, schools, colleges, libraries, and government agencies to hire a touring artist and host a performance. Funding will be used to defray the fee charged by an approved artist. Qualifying applicants may request a grant through this program to hire an artist listed on the...

GrantWatch ID#: 176313

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Housing, Human Services, and Economic J...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants starting at $1,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit communities within the funding source’s service area of Suffolk, Middlesex, Plymouth, Nantucket, and Norfolk Counties. Program areas include arts and education, financial literacy, health and human services, community development, affordable ho...

GrantWatch ID#: 177547

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Small Humanities Projects

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, museums, and libraries for small-scale humanities projects. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Projects and programs must take place in Nebraska, or present a clear significance to Nebraska ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178565

Grants to Sioux Falls Area, South Dakota Nonprofits for Arts, Environment, Human Services, a...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Sioux Falls Area, South Dakota nonprofit organizations to benefit local communities in the areas of arts, health, environment, education, human services, community affairs and development, and humanities. Applications are accepted from organizations serving Minnehaha, Lincoln, Turner, and McCook Counties, as well...

GrantWatch ID#: 178650

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Missouri nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, libraries, government agencies, and civic associations for public humanities activities. Application drafts will be accepted and reviewed up to four weeks prior to the deadline. Projects must serve Missouri audiences and/or communities. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179503

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits to Address the Root Causes of Poverty and Provide Relief...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to South Carolina nonprofit organizations for programs that meet the needs of people living in poverty. Funding is intended for new or existing programs that address the complex, core issues related to poverty. Eligible organizations offer services beyond those that address fundamental needs, and w...

GrantWatch ID#: 179535

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Churches in Eligible Counties for E...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to Northwest Mississippi nonprofits, government agencies, churches, schools, IHEs, and tribes for programs and projects that focus on early childhood education. Eligible projects include seed grants for innovative, new programs, as well as projects and programs that expand the ongoing ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179613

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Southern States for Literary Events Featuring Touri...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Funding will support literary projects that contain a public reading as well as an e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 05/01/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Groups for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants ranging from $2,001 to $7,500 to Mississippi nonprofit organizations, groups, IHEs, and government agencies for humanities projects serving public audiences. Applicants must contact program staff at least four weeks prior to the deadline. Funding will support a broad range of projects that...

GrantWatch ID#: 180374

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Oral History Projects

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants ranging from $2,001 to $7,500 to Mississippi nonprofits, government agencies, and IHEs for humanities projects centered on oral history. Applicants must contact program staff at least four weeks prior to the deadline and are strongly encouraged to submit a proposal draft for review at leas...

GrantWatch ID#: 180375

Grants to Pennsylvania and New Jersey Nonprofits for K-12 Literacy Programming in Philadelph...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Pennsylvania and New Jersey nonprofits to promote literacy for underserved K-12 youth in Philadelphia, Chester, and Camden. Funding may be requested for programs that provide at-risk students with enhanced literacy skills required for future academic achievement and career success, improved college access and com...

GrantWatch ID#: 180394
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Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Library Support

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $50,000 to New York nonprofit organizations and governmental units for programs, projects, and services that support arts, education, and libraries. Priority is given to nonprofits serving the Adirondack region. The following programs are supported through this grant: - Grants are made to sch...

GrantWatch ID#: 180570

Grants to Conway County, Arkansas Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries to Benefit Lo...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to Conway County, Arkansas nonprofit organizations, government agencies, public schools, and libraries for projects that provide valuable services to the local community. Preference is given to projects that benefit large segments of the population. Grants have been made for a wide var...

GrantWatch ID#: 180579

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, Tribes, and Groups for Public Humanities Programs

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $3,001 to $10,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, tribal governments, and groups for humanities programming for out-of-school adult public audiences. Applicants who wish to receive a proposal draft review must submit a draft at least several weeks prior to the deadline. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 180678

Scholarships to Israel Students to Attend a Graduate Program in Canada

Deadline 05/01/18

Scholarships to Israel graduate students who are enrolled in or entering a Canadian university. Eligible programs of study are in any of the following disciplines: literature, language, art, music, and culture; or medical disciplines, industrial, or scientific research and endeavors.

GrantWatch ID#: 180725

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Groups for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline 06/15/18 LOI Date: 05/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Arizona nonprofit organizations, government agencies, groups, and academic institutions for community-based humanities projects. LOIs are due May 1. Funding will support projects that use the humanities to connect state residents to the culture, histories, and peoples of Arizona and beyond. Ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 180848

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits for Community Development Initiatives in Jo Daviess County

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations for programs to benefit residents of Jo Daviess County. Funding is intended to support institutions that contribute to the community's welfare and development, including local fire, police, and sheriff departments, libraries, churches, food pantries, health services, youth program...

GrantWatch ID#: 180963

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants ranging from $2,501 to $10,000 to Missouri nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, government agencies, and civic associations for humanities projects and programs benefitting audiences within the state. Possible project formats include but are not limited to exhibits, web sites...

GrantWatch ID#: 181565

Grants to Cleveland, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Religious, Scientific, Literary, and E...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits and agencies to support programs in the areas of scientific, religious, literary, charitable, and educational purposes in the Greater Cleveland area. Applicants must contact program staff before applying. Funding is also provided for the prevention of cruelty to children or animals and the encoura...

GrantWatch ID#: 181723
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Grants to Iowa and Wisconsin Nonprofits, Public Service Agencies, and Schools for Safety Proj...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Iowa and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, municipalities, police and fire departments, schools, IHEs, libraries, and other public service organizations for specific safety-related projects or equipment. Funding is intended for one-time grants that will benefit a wide range of people ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181842

Grants to Georgia Schools and School Districts for Innovative Educational Projects

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Georgia public schools, charter schools, and school districts for innovative educational projects that engage students. Priority areas include STEM and arts education, blended learning school models, and language and literacy development. Innovative projects are those that solve an e...

GrantWatch ID#: 182703