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

Deadline 03/01/19

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. Sub-categories include presenting artists, performing arts, visual arts, media arts, and folk/traditional arts. Applicants must submit an LOI prior ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168940

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 Indiana Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, and Agencies for Historic Preservation Edu...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, and government agencies for educational activities related to the preservation and protection of historic places, structures, and properties. Funding is intended for projects such as presentations, lectures, workshops, booklets, brochures, readi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177704

Grants to South Carolina School Districts to Promote the Success of Students with Academic D...

Deadline 02/28/19

Grants to South Carolina school districts for the implementation of evidence-based models and strategies that address the career and academic development needs of students with academic deficiencies. Priority will be given to projects taking place in alternative schools and/or projects providing activities during summer in...

GrantWatch ID#: 178941

Grants to USA Libraries, Agencies, Schools, and Nonprofits for Rural Library Improvements

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access and education at libraries, and engaging communities in the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to Florida Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs to Promote Health Literacy

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations and government-based agencies, such as school districts and colleges, to improve health literacy in the context of family literacy and adult ESOL programs. Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend the January 11 informational webinar. Purpose: Health lit...

GrantWatch ID#: 168560

Grants to Arizona Libraries for Projects, Programming, and General Operating Support

Deadline 03/08/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to Arizona public, academic, school, special, and tribal libraries to support a broad range of projects and programming. Applicants must contact the appropriate staff member to review project ideas prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that are likely to make a significant, sustainabl...

GrantWatch ID#: 134756

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits to Engage Public Audiences in the Humanities

Deadline 02/27/19

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

Grants to Alabama Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Literacy, Education, Safety, and Youth ...

Deadline 03/15/19 LOI Date: 02/15/19

Grants to Alabama nonprofit organizations for a range of charitable purposes that help local communities in the Fund's nine-county region. A pre-application must be submitted before submission of a grant application. Priority will be given to programming that focuses on education, literacy, safety, and the moral and physic...

GrantWatch ID#: 184866

Grants to South Carolina School Districts Working with Community Organizations for Summer Lit...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to South Carolina school districts working collaboratively with community organizations for summer programs to improve the literacy of elementary school students. Funding is intended for programs or activities in schools with high poverty rates. The purpose of the Summer Reading Camp (SRC) Community PartnershipGr...

GrantWatch ID#: 182961

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

Deadline 03/10/19

Matching grants of up to $5,000 to Nevada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions to support humanities activities benefiting the public. Projects may include a broad range of formats, such as discussions and lectures, as well as film screenings, local history programs, and projects that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179352

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

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to Charlotte, North Carolina neighborhood-based organizations to enhance the quality of life for local residents. Applicants must attend a workshop prior to applying for a grant. Funding is intended for projects that make Charlotte’s neighborhoods better places to live, work, and play. The program’s purpose ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175199

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Arts Performances and Proj...

Deadline 03/20/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to Southwest Minnesota nonprofit organizations to promote the production and appreciation of the arts in eligible counties within the region. Funding is intended to support arts projects, exhibits, performances, and events in the eighteen counties of the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council service regio...

GrantWatch ID#: 173901

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools in Eligible Counties for Ar...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, and schools for arts projects in eligible counties. Funding is intended to support projects that result in the creation of artistic works and performances across a range of visual, media, performing, and literary art fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175625

Grants to Lane County, Oregon Organizations and Groups for Public Cultural Events in Springf...

Deadline 02/19/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Lane County, Oregon organizations and groups to provide cultural opportunities within the City of Springfield. Activities may include theater, dance, visual art, concerts, and literature. Funding is available for arts-related projects that result in a public exhibit, product, program, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179729

Grants to San Mateo County, California Arts Organizations for Program or Organizational Suppo...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to San Mateo County, California arts organizations for program or organizational support. Funding is intended for low-cost or free arts and cultural programs and services broadly available to local residents, as well as for general organizational operating support. Project/Program Support may be used to present f...

GrantWatch ID#: 138198

Grants to Sudbury Area, Massachusetts Youth-Serving Nonprofits for Capacity Building Activit...

Deadline 04/12/19 LOI Date: 03/08/19

Grants to Sudbury area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations serving underprivileged youth for capacity building activities. A Concept Paper must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Eligible organizations must be located in Sudbury or the contiguous communities of Concord, Acton, Hudson, Framingham, Marlborough, Linc...

GrantWatch ID#: 168790

Grants to Oregon Nonprofits and Individuals for Public Art Works, Presentations, and Exhibit...

Deadline 02/20/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Oregon nonprofits and individuals in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties for the creation and presentation of project-based arts programming. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to provide resources to artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 169595

Grants to Columbus, Ohio Nonprofits for Jewish Arts, Education, Social Justice, and Communit...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Columbus, Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs and activities that benefit the Jewish community. Funding is intended to support both new initiatives and the expansion of existing services in the areas of Jewish Arts, Social Justice, Community Services, and Jewish Education and Literacy. The Columbus Jewis...

GrantWatch ID#: 139892

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Education, Financial and ...

Deadline 03/29/19 LOI Date: 02/15/19

Grants to Mississippi nonprofits, faith-based organizations, and governmental entities to positively impact the quality of life in Hancock, Harrison, Pearl River, and Stone Counties. Legal documentation must be submitted before the submission of a full application. Funding is intended for services and programs that relate ...

GrantWatch ID#: 151985

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Arts, STEM, and Literacy Projects for PreK-12 Students

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, museums, and governmental institutions for programs in the areas of literacy, art, and STEM education for PreK-12 students. Preference will be given to organizations within the Funding Source's service area, including: - California: Grass Valley...

GrantWatch ID#: 165021

Grants to Davie County, North Carolina Nonprofits for Youth, Literacy, Health, and Nonprofit ...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Davie County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations for community benefit activities. Funding is intended to address youth issues, literacy, and community health. Funding may also be used for capacity building efforts for nonprofits that impact the above areas of focus. Proposals for community health must be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168330

Grants to McMinn County, Tennessee Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Education, Seniors, ...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 to McMinn County, Tennessee nonprofits, government agencies and educational institutions for programs and projects to improve quality of life for the local community. Funding is intended for programs that address the priority areas of health, senior citizens, homelessness, education, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172393

Grants to Kingston Area, Ontario Nonprofits for Education, Arts, Health, and Social Services

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to the greater Kingston area, Ontario nonprofits for a wide range of programs and projects that serve local communities. Funding may focus on programs in the areas of arts and culture, community development, education and literacy, environment, health and social services, heritage preservation, recreation, youth, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 173388

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects for Youth and the General Public

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants averaging $22,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that raise national awareness of the need for economic education. Funding is intended for programs that engage youth and the general public in economic education or create a demand for greater economic literacy. The Board of Trustees will give special ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515

Grants to Salt Lake Metropolitan Area, Utah Nonprofits for Science, Education, Health, and L...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Utah nonprofit organizations for programs that positively impact the lives of residents in the Salt Lake Metropolitan area. Funding may be requested for science, education, health, and literary purposes. Grants will only be made for specific programs or projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 177277

Award to a Collier County, Florida K-12 Educator to Recognize Lessons and Activities that Pro...

Deadline 02/15/19

Award to a Collier County, Florida K-12 teacher or educator to recognize the delivery of outstanding lessons promoting diversity and tolerance. Nominations will be considered for educators in any position, including but not limited to teachers, school librarians, guidance counselors, administrators, school psychologists, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177428

Grants to East Palo Alto, California Teachers and Therapists for Innovative Classroom Projects

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants of up to $600 to East Palo Alto, California public school teachers, reading intervention teachers, special education teachers, occupational therapists, and speech therapists for projects that will enhance student learning. Classroom projects should be innovative and focus on up to two content areas.

GrantWatch ID#: 177548

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Safety, and Arts and Culture Programs

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations for programs in a broad range of focus areas, including education, environment, community enhancement, safety and wellness, and arts and culture. Applicants must be located within the service area of the Funding Source. More information about the funding categories: Education...

GrantWatch ID#: 178088

Grants to Decatur County, Indiana Nonprofits and Agencies for Community, Arts, Education, He...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $20,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations and government entities for community programs that benefit Decatur County. Funding is intended for the focus areas of civic and community, education, health and human services, arts, literacy, historic preservation, safety, youth, and recreation. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179898

Grants to Idaho Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Improve the Quality of Life for Residents

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to Idaho nonprofits, government agencies, and public schools for a wide range of programs to improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for programs in arts and culture, education, health, public projects, social services, conservation/environment, emergency serv...

GrantWatch ID#: 180040

Grants to Idaho Schools and Nonprofits for PreK-12 Educational Initiatives

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 to Idaho nonprofit organizations and schools to enhance the quality of education for PreK-12 students. Funding may be requested in support of charter schools, preschool access, public schools, public school libraries, and supplemental educational programs. Grants will fall into fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 180105

Grants to Alabama Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Humanities Projects Serving Public A...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Alabama nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, IHEs, museums, and libraries for a broad range of public humanities activities. In order for a proposal to be considered for funding, a Preliminary Proposal must be submitted at least four weeks in advance of the application deadline. Types of Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 180466

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, IHEs, and Artists for Short-Term Arts Projec...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Nevada artists, nonprofits, schools, public institutions, and IHEs to support short-term arts projects. Funding is intended for new projects such as performances, workshops, marketing, arts education programs for schoolchildren, exhibitions, and concerts. Quarterly Jackpot Grants support new or...

GrantWatch ID#: 180488

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Public Humanities Programming

Deadline 03/15/19 LOI Date: 02/15/19

Grants of up to $2,000, grants of up to $5,000, and grants of up to $20,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations for public humanities programming. Applicants must submit a draft prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support cultural programs that are made relevant to the general public. Ohio Humanities...

GrantWatch ID#: 181831

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Humanities Enrichment Programs for K-12 Teachers

Deadline 03/15/19 LOI Date: 02/15/19

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations for projects that will enrich K-12 teachers' understanding of the humanities disciplines. Some applicants will be required to submit a draft proposal before applying. Eligible projects should foster a rich humanities experience that feeds success in the K-12 classroom. Ohio Humanities...

GrantWatch ID#: 181837

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Military Members, Veterans, and their F...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA nonprofits for projects and programs to support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce. Focus Areas: - Military Caregivers - Famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182067

Grants to Central Louisiana Nonprofits, Churches, and Hospitals for Programs that Address Co...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,000 to Central Louisiana nonprofits, churches, and hospitals for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts and culture, literacy and education, environment or historic preservation, or community development. The Community Foundation assis...

GrantWatch ID#: 184018

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Education, Family Support, and Disaster Relie...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Texas, and Virginia nonprofits in eligible cities for projects and programs in the areas of STEM and financial education, response to natural disasters, and assistance for families in need. Projects must take place in communities where the Funding Source has a busine...

GrantWatch ID#: 184964

Grants to Sullivan County, New York Nonprofits for Arts and Cultural Programming

Deadline 03/16/19 Conference Date: 02/16/19

Grants ranging from $300 to $15,000 to Sullivan County, New York nonprofit arts and cultural organizations for the presentation and production of cultural programming. First-time applicants must participate in a workshop and speak to program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for quality arts programs, projects, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 154004

Grants to King County, Washington Individuals, Nonprofits, Groups, and Agencies to Promote Lo...

Deadline 03/06/19 Conference Date: 02/19/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to King County, Washington individuals, organizations, community groups, and public agencies for provocative and relevant cultural and historical projects for the public. Funding may be used for the documentation, identification, exhibition, and interpretation of materials exploring lo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184029

Grants to King County, Washington Individuals, Nonprofits, Community Groups, and Agencies fo...

Deadline 03/06/19 Conference Date: 02/19/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to King County, Washington individuals, nonprofit organizations, community groups, and public agencies for projects to preserve historic spaces. Grant funding covers activities including building assessments, landmark nominations, neighborhood surveys, planning projects, educational wo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184030

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Promote Literacy and Education for Families

Deadline 02/21/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in states where the funding source has a business presence for services and programs that promote family literacy. Funding is intended to support children's education, Parent and Child Together Time (PACT), and adult education instruction.

GrantWatch ID#: 167826

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries in Eligible States for PreK-12 Summer Term L...

Deadline 02/21/19

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and libraries to implement or expand summer reading programs in states where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support programs targeting readers with learning disabilities, PreK-12 students who are new readers, and readers who...

GrantWatch ID#: 167827

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

Deadline 02/22/19

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 educatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 172885
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Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Organizations to Enhance Public Spaces in Camden and Ph...

Deadline 04/05/19 LOI Date: 02/23/19

Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey organizations for projects that improve and increase access to public spaces and parks, especially in low or moderate income communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for parks, libraries, recreation ce...

GrantWatch ID#: 179166
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Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Organizations for Literacy and School Readiness Program...

Deadline 04/05/19 LOI Date: 02/23/19

Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania organizations for literacy and school readiness programs for children ages 0-8. An Inquiry form must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support early childhood education programming, K-3 literacy instruction, community advocacy, and family engagement on beha...

GrantWatch ID#: 181239

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

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations, 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. There...

GrantWatch ID#: 165625

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

Deadline 02/25/19

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
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Grants to Santa Barbara, California Nonprofit Organizations for Disaster Relief and Recovery

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Santa Barbara County, California nonprofit organizations for disaster relief and recovery. Funding is intended to help communities rebuild after catastrophic events, and to handle the stress and trauma that result from emergencies. Priority is given to reconstruction and rebuilding, business and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185282