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

Deadline 05/01/19

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

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Build Staff Capacity in ...

Deadline 04/25/19

Grants to New Jersey nonprofits, for-profits, public agencies, or institutions of higher education for the provision of statewide training and technical assistance in order to enhance the quality of after-school enrichment programs. Funding is intended for the development of high-quality learning centers that have a positi...

GrantWatch ID#: 168598

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits to Engage Public Audiences in the Humanities

Deadline 05/22/19

Grants of up to $3,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Kansas nonprofit organizations to engage public audiences with humanities themes. Examples of possible project formats include film and book discussions, museum exhibitions, radio documentaries, short documentary film production, full-length documentary film production,...

GrantWatch ID#: 173400

Grant to a Washington, DC Nonprofit or Faith-Based Organization for Workforce Training and Li...

Deadline 04/25/19

Grant to a Washington, DC faith-based or community nonprofit organization for workforce training and English literacy programs for Latino adults who are District residents. Funding is intended for training for jobs in high-demand and growing sectors. Programs should also provide additional supportive services to address ot...

GrantWatch ID#: 185675

Grants to Virginia Arts Nonprofits in Prince William County, Manassas, and Manassas Park for...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants to Virginia nonprofit arts organizations in Prince William County, Manassas, and Manassas Park for general operating support. First-time applicants are required to attend a grant writing workshop prior to submission of the full proposal. Funding is intended to promote educational arts opportunities for local reside...

GrantWatch ID#: 143531

Grants to Washington and British Columbia Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for Environment...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Washington and British Columbia nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, and community organizations for small-scale, short-term environmental education activities related to Salish Sea region ecosystems. Funding is intended to help protect the environments and living organisms of the region. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177045

Grants to New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts Nonprofits and Individuals in Eligible Re...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants of up to $500 to Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for projects and materials that encourage learning about Judaism, especially its heritage, culture, history, and customs. Funding is intended to support programs in media such as...

GrantWatch ID#: 178737

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

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Tennessee nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries to support a broad range of arts projects. The goal of this program is to expand access to arts opportunities, improve community quality of life through arts initiatives, or strengthen asset-based cultural e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180772

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship resulting in the publication of policy papers, journal articles, and books. The Foundation will also f...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643

Grants to St. Petersburg, Florida Nonprofits for Programs to Improve the Lives of At-Risk You...

Deadline 04/23/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to St. Petersburg, Florida nonprofit organizations for programs and projects to improve the lives of local at-risk youth and children. Eligible proposals may include one-time events, regular events, and ongoing programs. The grant is designed to offer funding to non-profit organizat...

GrantWatch ID#: 185746

Grants to Missouri and Kansas Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Arts, Health, Education, a...

Deadline 04/25/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to Missouri and Kansas nonprofit organizations to benefit residents of the Greater Kansas City area. The Foundation supports organizations working in the areas of education, health and human services, arts and culture, and neighborhood revitalization. Funding is intended to serve organizations that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178888

Grants to Washington Nonprofits, Agencies, School Districts, Parks, and Libraries for Human ...

Deadline 05/30/19 LOI Date: 04/25/19

Grants ranging between $2,500 and $5,000 to Washington nonprofit organizations, public agencies, school districts, parks, and libraries for collaborative basic needs and human service projects in Snohomish County. A letter of intent must be submitted before applying. Applications should fit one of the criteria below: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183936

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

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Ohio school districts, schools, nonprofit and faith-based organizations, businesses, agencies, and IHEs to provide educational enrichment for disadvantaged students in low-performance schools. Funding is intended to serve students who are economically disadvantaged, receiving special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169957

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Community Development, Arts,...

Deadline 04/26/19

Grants to South Carolina nonprofit organizations and qualified tribal and governmental agencies, including public school systems, for programs and activities that benefit low and moderate-income individuals and families in eligible regions and counties. Funding is intended primarily for community development and education ...

GrantWatch ID#: 172885

Grants to Ontario Charitable Organizations in the Waterloo Region for Literacy Programs Bene...

Deadline 05/03/19 LOI Date: 04/26/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 to Ontario charitable organizations for literacy programming that will benefit residents of the Waterloo region. Applicants are required to submit a pre-screen application before submitting a full application. Eligible programs include literacy services for adults, literacy activities f...

GrantWatch ID#: 174391

Grants to Woolwich, Ontario Charitable Organizations to Enhance the Quality of Life of Local ...

Deadline 05/03/19 LOI Date: 04/26/19

Grants ranging from approximately $500 to $3,000 to Woolwich, Ontario charitable organizations to enhance the quality of life of local residents. Applicants must submit a short pre-screening prior to submitting a full application. Funding may be used for capital expenditures and as seed money for new initiatives. What ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185100

Grants to Yuba County, California Nonprofits, Businesses, Agencies, and Individuals for Early...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Yuba County, California private organizations, public agencies, and individuals for projects that will improve the lives of expectant mothers or children ages 0 through 5 and their families. Applicants must contact the Funding Source before applying to participate in a mandatory appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 137001

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Universities to Raise Awareness About Cens...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $1,000 and grants of $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and universities for programs and activities that raise awareness about censorship issues and intellectual freedom. Proposed activities must take place during the week of September 22nd through the 28th, during the annual Banned Book...

GrantWatch ID#: 144035
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Grants to Nova Scotia Charities and Nonprofits to Benefit Colchester County Residents

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Colchester County, Nova Scotia charities and nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that benefit the local community. Applicants must contact the funding source to receive an application. Funds may be used to improve upon existing services and programs or to facilitate ongoing operations. Funds should...

GrantWatch ID#: 146355

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Facilitate Use of a Research Library in...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International individual scholars whose research requires the use of specific collections and materials found in the funding source's library, located in California. Funding is intended to provide partial support toward the costs of travel, lodging, and living expenses. Getty Librar...

GrantWatch ID#: 161652

Grants to Whitley County, Indiana Nonprofits for Education, Financial Stability, and Health

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Whitley County, Indiana nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, financial stability, and health. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for local residents. Proposed programs must fall into the Funding Source's three impact areas to be considered: Education: -Focus ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170157

Grants to Groton, Connecticut Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for New Creative Educationa...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $500 and grants of up to $5,000 to Groton, Connecticut public and private schools, libraries, and other nonprofit organizations for new and innovative educational programs. Funding is intended to provide educators with the necessary resources to pilot learning projects and help develop new learning processes. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175201
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Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 04/30/19

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

Award to a South Carolina PreK-12 Teacher to Recognize Outstanding Agricultural Education

Deadline 04/30/19

Award of $1,000 to a South Carolina pre-K-12 teacher in recognition of outstanding integration of agricultural concepts into the regular curriculum. Nominations are invited on behalf of teachers in nonvocational classroom settings who have instructed students on the importance of agriculture. The Betty J. DeWitt Outsta...

GrantWatch ID#: 178764

Grants to Kentucky Women for Training and Career Development

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Kentucky women who are pursuing or planning a career within the State's workforce for training and career development. Funding is intended to promote economic self-sufficiency for women by obtaining the education and training they need to succeed. Eligible programs include, but are not limited to, training and sk...

GrantWatch ID#: 178862

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

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to Connecticut Municipalities to Preserve and Manage Government Records

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $5,500, $7,500 and $10,500 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. Targeted Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 180063

In-Kind Grants of Book Sets to Illinois K-12 Schools and Public Libraries to Encourage Readi...

Deadline 04/30/19

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 encourage reading among students. Award categories are specific to grade level, with grantees receiving twenty selected titles. Those librarie...

GrantWatch ID#: 180348

Grants to Canada Organizations and Professional Associations to Promote the National Book In...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants to Canada organizations and professional associations to promote the book industry throughout the country. Funding is intended to support projects in professional development, technology, internship, and marketing. The goal of the program is to facilitate access to books by Canadian authors through promotional activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181038

In-Kind Grant to a Houston, Texas Nonprofit for Repairs and Renovations to Public Spaces

Deadline 04/30/19

In-kind grant valued up to $50,000 to a Texas nonprofit organization for contracting work to renovate a community space in inner-city Houston, such as a classroom, garden, playground, library, or performance space. Funding will be used to hire contractors for cosmetic repairs, such as ceiling, tile, or flooring, and minor ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182433

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Libraries to Advance Literacy in Und...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of up to $10,000 or £10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and libraries for innovative projects that advance literacy in underserved local and global communities. Priority may be given to projects with that will offer long-term impact and sustainability. Grants may be used to fund a port...

GrantWatch ID#: 183566

Grants to Washington Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for Women's Suffrage Progra...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Washington nonprofits, tribal governments, local governments, schools, and libraries for programs related to women's suffrage and civic engagement. Funding is intended for exhibitions, books, educational programs, events, lectures or performances on the topic of suffrage. Grant applications tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 184408

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, Community Organizations, and Agencies for I...

Deadline 07/31/19 LOI Date: 04/30/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Indiana nonprofits, schools, libraries, community and faith-based organizations, and agencies for the development and implementation of innovative public humanities programs. Applicants must submit an Inquiry Form prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects and activities that use ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184849

Grants to British Columbia First Nations Organizations and Governments to Document their Dial...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to British Columbia First Nations communities, governments, councils, and organizations to digitally archive their dialect or language. Funding is intended to support new or expand existing archives in an internationally accessible indigenous language platform. Indigenous communities tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 185482

Grants to Louisiana Libraries and Cultural Institutions in Eligible Parishes for Programs Rel...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Louisiana libraries and cultural institutions in eligible parishes that were impact by Hurricane Harvey for programs related to disaster relief and recovery. Funding is intended for documentation, mitigation, and public programming that investigate how residents of the state cope with...

GrantWatch ID#: 185742

Grants to California Arts Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Local Communities through t...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $45,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations and county-designated arts agencies for technical assistance and general operating support. Funding is intended to create a partnership between the State and its counties to promote cultural development in the region and enhance the lives of the local commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 143852

Award to a North Dakota Retired Language Teacher for Contributions to Foreign Language Educa...

Deadline 05/01/19

Award to recognize a North Dakota retired world language teacher for continued commitment to the world language field within the State. The award recipient is honored for the learning and teaching of foreign languages and for promoting and developing awareness of the profession even after retirement.

GrantWatch ID#: 157620

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Health, and Cultural Programs in...

Deadline 08/15/19 LOI Date: 05/01/19

Grant to California nonprofit organizations and agencies to strengthen families, promote the healthy development and education of children and youth, and enhance the lives of residents of Los Angeles County. Applicants are required to submit an initial application prior to submitting a full proposal. The Southern Calif...

GrantWatch ID#: 160370

Awards to Washington Organizations, Teachers, Writers, Researchers, and Volunteers for Excell...

Deadline 05/01/19

Awards to Washington State nonprofit organizations or individuals to recognize outstanding professional achievement in the area of the State's history. Nominations are intended to acknowledge the contributions of exceptional educators who have advanced the field of history in the state through writing, teaching, historic p...

GrantWatch ID#: 161669

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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 several weeks to complete the registration process to apply. Successful Enhancement grant projects s...

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Education, Healt...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to Arizona nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to benefit Graham and Greenlee County residents through projects and programs to improve quality of life, education, and health. An LOI is required for proposals over $50,000. The Foundation is offering two grants, each with a different focus. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 167713

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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 Nebraska Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Small Humanities Projects

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, museums, and libraries for small-scale humanities projects. Projects and programs must take place in Nebraska, or present a clear significance to Nebraska audiences. Nebraskans must be a primary target audience for all grant projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178565

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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 New Hampshire Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Museums for Public Humanities Program...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations, museums, libraries, historical societies, schools, colleges, and community service groups for humanities projects. For grants of up to $10,000, applicants must submit a draft proposal to be eligible for consideration. Community...

GrantWatch ID#: 178792

Grants to Lake County, California Nonprofits for Arts, Health, and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to Lake County, California nonprofits for projects that benefit the local community, support the arts, or promote health. Previous grant recipients included high school arts programs, food pantries, literacy programs, and other community organizations. The goal of the grants is to build a strong community and improv...

GrantWatch ID#: 178961

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants up 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 is intended to support a broad range of projects that use hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180374

Grants to Montana Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Services, Arts, Environment, and Edu...

Deadline 05/01/19

Grants to Montana nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries, for programs and projects in the Big Sky area. Funding is intended for activities that align with the following areas of focus: arts, conservation, community services, and education. Criteria for evaluation will include the applicant...

GrantWatch ID#: 180422

Grants to New York Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Library Support

Deadline 05/01/19

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180570