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Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Arts Education Programs and Res...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Nevada arts and non-arts nonprofits, public agencies, tribes, schools, IHEs, and libraries for creative arts education activities, teacher training for grades pre-K through 12, and teaching residencies for artists. Funding is intended to offer students the opportunity to work with artists through ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176809

Grants to West Virginia Arts Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Boards for Public Arts Programs

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to West Virginia nonprofit arts organizations, government agencies, and county school boards to provide the public with arts opportunities. Funding is intended to support programs and projects in areas related to the performing arts, presenting artists, visual arts, folk and traditional arts, and media arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 168940

Grants to New Jersey PreK-12 Schools to Host Professional Artist Residencies

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Jersey PreK-12 schools to host classroom residencies with qualified professional artists. The purpose of this program is to give students and teachers the opportunity to learn more about the creative process. Funding is intended to provide quality professional development for teachers through...

GrantWatch ID#: 176738

Grant to a California Nonprofit or IHE to Provide Professional Literacy Education for Educato...

Deadline 02/14/20

Grant to a California nonprofit organization or institute of higher education to provide professional literacy education for teachers. Funding is intended for the creation, design, and implementation of learning opportunities that will enable access to grade-level provision for students with disabilities, within the genera...

GrantWatch ID#: 187569

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Eligible Southern States for Literary Events Featuri...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible southern states to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Eligible states include Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. Funding will support liter...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

Grants to Alaska Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Areas for Health and Social Se...

Deadline 03/05/20 LOI Date: 01/08/21

Grants to Alaska nonprofit organizations, agencies, and schools in eligible areas to provide health and social services programs in the local community. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs and services that address social issues in Juneau, including homelessness, su...

GrantWatch ID#: 166939

Grants to USA Individuals to Write Nonfiction Humanities Books for a General Public Audience

Deadline 02/05/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA individual authors and scholars for writing nonfiction books that promote a deep understanding of the humanities for a broad readership. Applicants are advised that required online registration may take several weeks. Funding is intended for well-researched, humanities-based books that explor...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Grants to Florida Nonprofits and Agencies to Provide Health Education to Local Residents

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies to educate local residents about health. Funding is intended to incorporate health education into programs that teach English as a second language. The purpose of funding is to enable residents to gain information and skills to make informe...

GrantWatch ID#: 168560

Grants to Nevada LEAs, Nonprofits, and Public Agencies for K-12 Enrichment Programming

Deadline 02/21/20 Conference Date: 01/29/20

Grants to Nevada local education agencies, nonprofits, tribes, faith-based organizations, public agencies, IHEs, and consortia to provide educational enrichment programs. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to establish community learning centers that offer academic and enrichment opportuni...

GrantWatch ID#: 183088

Grants to Georgia Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, IHEs, and Schools for Public Arts Exhibit...

Deadline 02/05/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to Georgia nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, public libraries, universities, and colleges for arts projects. Funding is intended for one-time events that include a public component. Examples of projects include an art exhibit, a theater production, a series of workshops for child...

GrantWatch ID#: 177543

Grants to Florida Nonprofits and Government Entities in Eligible Areas for Programs that Ben...

Deadline 02/10/20

Grants up to $5,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations and government entities, such as libraries and schools, in eligible areas for programs in the following areas of focus: arts, culture, animal welfare, conservation, environment, food and housing, education, health, recreation, family and adult services, organizational ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179171

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

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to South Carolina school districts partnering with community organizations for summer programs to improve the literacy and academic achievement of primary school students. Funding is intended to support instructional and enrichment programs in schools with high poverty rates. The purpose of the Summer Reading Cam...

GrantWatch ID#: 182961

Grants to South Carolina School Districts to Promote Student Success

Deadline 02/28/20

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 Rhode Island Municipalities, Nonprofits, Houses of Worship, Agencies, and Groups t...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $25,000 to Rhode Island-based municipal governments, nonprofit organizations, houses of worship, public agencies such as schools or libraries, and community-based groups for activities that promote participation in the 2020 census among populations that are at risk of undercounting.

GrantWatch ID#: 187237

Grants to Colorado School Districts to Help Students Stay in School

Deadline 03/12/20 LOI Date: 01/31/20

Grants to Colorado school districts to help students remain in school and reduce the incidence of suspension. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to submitting an application. Grant funding is intended to address behavioral issues, attendance, and other factors that contribute to school drop-outs. The goal of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 124897

Grants to Maryland Arts Organizations and Groups in Eligible Regions for Operational Support

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Maryland arts organizations and groups in eligible regions for operational support. Funding is intended to support a wide range of arts disciplines including performing arts, folk and traditional arts, media arts, visual arts, literary arts, as well as humanities disci...

GrantWatch ID#: 178103

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Community Benefit Projects in Eligible ...

Deadline 02/12/20

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies to enhance the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to meet the needs of the community by supporting new or existing initiatives that thoughtfully and meaningfully transform communities i...

GrantWatch ID#: 176324

Grants to Ohio and West Virginia Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Residents in E...

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants to West Virginia and Ohio nonprofits serving eligible counties for programs that improve the quality of life in local communities. Programs may address the areas of financial stability, healthcare, safety net for families, and education. Funding is intended for programs that align with the Foundation's priorities an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179311

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofit Cultural Organizations to Support Arts Facilities and Exhi...

Deadline 02/07/20

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit cultural organizations to support arts facilities and exhibits. Funding is intended to promote educational and informative projects and initiatives that attract both residents and tourists. The goal of the grant program is the preservation, interpretation, and dissemination of cultural an...

GrantWatch ID#: 187734

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Public Institutions for Cultural Activit...

Deadline 03/05/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and public institutions for cultural activities benefiting the community in eligible regions. Funding is intended to provide public access to underserved communities for exhibits, performances, seminars, workshops, classes, or related ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187737

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies in Eligible Regions to Benefit Low an...

Deadline 02/24/20

Grants to Arizona nonprofit and for-profit organizations and agencies in eligible regions for local community development projects and public services. Funding is intended to offer housing, a suitable living environment, and improved economic opportunities to low and moderate-income residents of the city of Prescott. Funds...

GrantWatch ID#: 166327

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, and Agencies for History-Related Activities

Deadline 02/29/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, and government agencies for history-related activities. Funding is intended to support projects that educate residents about the places of historic value in their communities. Programs may come in a variety of formats, including workshops, prese...

GrantWatch ID#: 177704

Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Community Organizations for Programs St...

Deadline 02/29/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Indiana nonprofits, government agencies, schools, churches, public libraries, and community organizations for innovative programs about current events. Funding is intended to support in-depth discussion on vital contemporary issues. Eligible projects include lectures, civic discussions, reading se...

GrantWatch ID#: 185885

Grants to North Dakota Local Education Agencies for Programs that Enhance Reading Skills

Deadline 03/01/20

Grants to North Dakota local education agencies in partnership with an early childhood program for projects that have a positive impact on student literacy. Applicants must either attend a workshop or contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to enhance the reading and writing skills of disadvantaged chi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187741

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits and Agencies for Adult Education Initiatives

Deadline 03/18/20

Grants to Virginia private and public nonprofit agencies, local education agencies, faith-based organizations, literacy organizations, IHEs, and libraries for adult education initiatives. Goals of funding include expanding employment and economic self-sufficiency, preparing adults to educate their children, and assisting E...

GrantWatch ID#: 154701

Grants to Maryland Arts and Humanities Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Organizational Dev...

Deadline 02/21/20

Grants to Maryland nonprofit arts and humanities organizations in eligible counties for projects that promote long-term organizational stability. Funding is intended to support organizations that work in a variety of fields including performing arts, media arts, visual arts, literary arts, folk, and traditional arts. Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 139555

Contract for Services for a New Hampshire Individual, Organization, or Agency to Provide Dys...

Deadline 01/28/20

Contract for Services for a New Hampshire individual, organization, or agency to provide dyslexia support and strategies. Funding is intended to provide professional development, technical assistance, support, and resources to support the screening, identification of risk factors for dyslexia and related disorders, and evi...

GrantWatch ID#: 187922

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs that Benefit Local Residen...

Deadline 03/20/20 Conference Date: 01/28/20

Grants of up to $35,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that address the needs of local communities and residents. First-time applicants and those that scored low on previous applications must attend two grant workshops prior to applying. Funding is intended for activities that hav...

GrantWatch ID#: 139908

In-Kind Grants to Vermont and New Hampshire K-6 Schools to Implement Reading Programs

Deadline 01/29/20

In-kind grants valued at $25,000 to Vermont and New Hampshire K-6 schools to implement reading programs for students. Funding is intended to support programs that advance reading proficiency for elementary school children. Grants will also support the purchase of new books that students will select and keep. The program ai...

GrantWatch ID#: 177750

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Community Reading Programs for Events that Promote Books a...

Deadline 01/29/20

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories community reading programs to host events that promote books and community engagement. Funding is intended for events that use a book to encourage participants to engage with reading material and with fellow community members. Selected organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 187206

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits to Benefit Residents Through Legal Services, Law Reform, and Edu...

Deadline 02/18/20 LOI Date: 01/30/20

Grants to Alberta nonprofits for projects related to legal knowledge and education, law reform, law libraries, the administration of justice, and the provision of legal services. Applicants must speak with Foundation staff and submit a draft application prior to applying.

GrantWatch ID#: 177507

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits and Agencies for Partnerships that Enable Arts Learning Experie...

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants of $1,500, $2,000, and $2,500 to Arizona nonprofit organizations and government agencies for collaborative projects that support meaningful arts education experiences in a range of community settings for participants of any age. Project categories include professional development, planning, and participant engagemen...

GrantWatch ID#: 180619

Grants to Canada Organizations to Promote Local Music Nationally and Abroad

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants to Canada organizations for activities and events that support local publishers, creators, and audiences. Funding is intended to promote Canadian music within the country and abroad. Eligible program areas include music presentation events, education activities, and publication activities.

GrantWatch ID#: 185307

Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Program Support in the Areas of E...

Deadline 01/30/20

Grants ranging in size from $5,000 to $10,000 to New Mexico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and educational institutions for activities that benefit residents throughout the State. Funding is intended to provide program support in the areas of economic opportunity, education, and hunger.

GrantWatch ID#: 187341

Grants to Oklahoma Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Literacy Programs in Eligible Rural C...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Oklahoma nonprofit organizations and government entities for projects that benefit rural communities in eligible counties. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Projects must impact the community in the areas of arts, culture, and history, or librari...

GrantWatch ID#: 141232

Grants to Texas Nonprofits to Support Charitable Programs in Eligible Regions

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Texas nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable activities in the areas of education, human services, the arts, and child and animal welfare. Funding is intended specifically for the fine and performing arts, and for literary, scientific, and religious pursuits. Grants may also be a...

GrantWatch ID#: 146882

In-Kind Grants of Books to USA Agencies and Institutions to Encourage Reading Among Children...

Deadline 01/31/20

In-kind donations of books to USA agencies and institutions to encourage reading among children and youth. The reading books are intended to enrich the lives of children in homeless shelters, preschool programs, charter schools, underfunded libraries, and other community organizations. Eligible applicants such as libraries...

GrantWatch ID#: 149418

Grants to USA Scholars and Doctoral Graduates for Costs Associated with Research and Fieldwo...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars and doctoral graduates for expenses related to non-commercial research. The Foundation is particularly interested in applicants that have recently completed their doctorates. Funding is intended to help cover the costs of travel to libraries and archives, laboratory research purposes;...

GrantWatch ID#: 163655

Scholarships to Israel Students to Pursue Academic Studies at Belgian Universities

Deadline 01/31/20

Scholarships to Israel students who wish to pursue academic studies at universities in Belgium. Undergraduate students may apply for short-term French language courses taking place during the summer term. Graduate students may apply for longer-term programs taking place during the upcoming academic year.

GrantWatch ID#: 164777

Grants to Pelham Area, New York Nonprofits for Health, Families and Education

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants starting at $100 to Pelham Area, New York nonprofit organizations to benefit the local community in the areas of health families, education, and civic improvement. The primary goal of grantmaking is to improve the lives and health of families, promoting education, or enriching Pelham or neighboring communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 166752

Award to an Idaho Writer for Excellence in Oratory and Literary Skills

Deadline 01/31/20

Award of $5,000 per year to an Idaho writer to recognize and honor excellence in the field of literature. Writers will be judged based on their originality, oral reading, mastery of the medium, professional achievement, and community engagement. Recipients will participate in readings, craft workshops, and related events d...

GrantWatch ID#: 167570

Awards to Delaware Individuals and Institutions for Contributions to Libraries and Lifelong L...

Deadline 01/31/20

Awards to Delaware individuals and institutions for outstanding contributions to the library field, supporting library activities and programs, encouraging lifelong learning and serving library patrons and the community. Awardees can be library employees, trustees, community members, or libraries and institutions.

GrantWatch ID#: 175052

Grants to New Mexico K-12 Schools in Eligible Cities for Innovative Classroom Projects

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $5,000 to New Mexico K-12 public schools in eligible cities for individual and team projects that offer students innovative educational opportunities. Funding is intended to support hands-on classroom projects that advance student learning in the areas of STEM, fine arts, and lite...

GrantWatch ID#: 176062

Grants to Illinois and Iowa Nonprofits and Individuals to Support the Arts and Arts Educatio...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $5,000 to Illinois and Iowa nonprofit organizations and artists to support the arts and arts education in eligible regions. Programs and projects should focus on community engagement. Grants are available in the areas of Art Projects and Arts Education. All projects must take plac...

GrantWatch ID#: 176793

Grants to Idaho Master Artists to Train Apprentice Artists in Traditional Art Forms

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Idaho master artists to train apprentices in traditional arts. Funding is intended to support a learning-teaching partnership in which a recognized folk artist imparts skills and knowledge to at least one qualifying apprentice of the same cultural background. Apprenticeships must include a public ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176887

Fellowships to Idaho Artists and Writers for Outstanding Achievements in Design, Craft, and ...

Deadline 01/31/20

Fellowships of $5,000 to Idaho artists and writers to recognize and support outstanding work in their discipline. For the current year, applications will be accepted from artists in the fields of design, craft, and visual arts. Funding is intended to assist in the artist's career advancement, reward the pursuit of artistic...

GrantWatch ID#: 176898

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits for Projects and Programs to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to Hawaii nonprofit organizations to support a broad range of educational and charitable activities that benefit communities within the State. Consideration will be given to requests for program support, as well as capital projects. Funding from the Foundation must be used exclusively for religious, charitable, scie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177083

Grants to Central Kentucky Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children Throughout the Region

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to Central Kentucky nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for children throughout the region. Previous grants have funded youth mentoring programs, a children's rehabilitation hospital, literacy centers, emergency centers, food banks, and children's development and advocacy centers.

GrantWatch ID#: 178721

Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants to Wyoming library employees to support continuing education activities. Funding is intended for courses, conferences, seminars, workshops, and certifications. Individuals must be employed at a library with access to the public. Additionally, individuals may request funding for a replacement worker so that library o...

GrantWatch ID#: 179570

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits, Senior Centers, Agencies, and Libraries in Eligible Areas ...

Deadline 01/31/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations, senior communities and centers, governmental agencies, and libraries in eligible regions to support fundraising efforts and public events. Eligible towns are: Beacon Falls, Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Cheshire, Goshen, Litchfield, Middlebury, Morris, Naugatuck, New...

GrantWatch ID#: 179799