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Grants to Pennsylvania Businesses, Nonprofits, LEAs, IHEs, Libraries, and STEM Ecosystems fo...

Deadline 10/13/21

Grants to Pennsylvania businesses, nonprofit organizations, economic development organizations, LEAs, post-secondary institutions, libraries, and STEM ecosystems for workforce development programs to benefit underrepresented populations. The purpose of the grant progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 198115

Tax Credits to Missouri Nonprofits and Businesses for Capital Projects and Service Delivery ...

Deadline 09/24/21

Tax credits to Missouri nonprofit organizations, faith-based organizations, and businesses for capital projects and service delivery projects. Funding is intended to support projects in the areas of education, community service, crime prevention, physical revitalizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 174794

Grants to Washington, DC Humanities Nonprofits for Organizational Support During the Coronav...

Deadline 10/11/21

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations working to provide public humanities programs for organizational support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to assist humanities nonprofits such as history and cultural organizations, libraries...

GrantWatch ID#: 198260

Grants to Nebraska Librarians and Libraries for Activities that Promote Reading for Local Ch...

Deadline 10/07/21

Grants to Nebraska librarians and libraries for activities that promote reading for local children and youth. Funding is intended to support reading programs, events, and services that address the needs of young people ranging from preschool age to teens. Funding may a...

GrantWatch ID#: 184409

Grants to California Arts and Cultural Organizations for Arts Education and Programming

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to California arts and cultural organizations in eligible areas for educational projects and arts programming that benefit the local community. Eligible disciplines include performing, visual, audio, literary, media arts, and/or folk and traditio...

GrantWatch ID#: 171773

Grants to Quebec Arts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Arts Programs

Deadline 10/08/21

Grants of $25,000 to Quebec nonprofit arts-based organizations or collectives in eligible regions for arts programming. Funding is intended for professional productions that stimulate cultural vitality and develop and retain audiences. Eligible organizations and collec...

GrantWatch ID#: 192594

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for Historic Preservation ...

Deadline 10/29/21 LOI Date: 10/01/21

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $4,000 to New Jersey nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries for historic preservation projects and general operating support in eligible regions. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191610

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits and Schools for Programs that Enhance the Quality of Life for R...

Deadline 09/27/21

Grants to Arizona nonprofit organizations and schools for projects and programs that enhance the quality of life for residents in eligible communities. Programs may fall into one of the following categories: health, housing and homelessness, and education. Eligible pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 195351

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries for Public Humanities Progr...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and groups, schools, IHEs, museums, and libraries for humanities programs that benefit local residents. Applicants are required to submit a draft proposal prior to submitting a full application. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178792

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Original Projects Documenting the State's C...

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations and municipal and public agencies for original projects documenting the state's cultural, historical, and populational complexities. Previously funded projects include nonfiction ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159854

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Governments, and IHEs for the Translation and Pre...

Deadline 12/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. Applications are encouraged for long-term and short-term editorial projects, as well as projects that are at a planning sta...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063

Grants to New York City Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Local Arts Projects

Deadline 11/15/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to New York City nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for local arts projects. Funding is intended to support literary, performing, visual, and media arts projects to benefit local residents. All projects must be community-based and open...

GrantWatch ID#: 160876

Grants and Fellowships to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Individuals, Schools, and Agencies for A...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants and fellowships to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools, libraries, and agencies in eligible locations to support the humanities, arts, and sciences. Funding is intended to promote access, excellence, diversity, and education in a range of...

GrantWatch ID#: 159398

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, IHEs, and School Boards to Help New Residents Acclimate to Loca...

Deadline 10/18/21

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, and school boards for programs and activities that welcome new residents and help them achieve success. Applicants must complete registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support...

GrantWatch ID#: 198249

Grants to Florida Educators, Schools, and District Departments to Enrich Student Education

Deadline 11/11/21 Conference Date: 09/23/21

Grants to Florida educators, schools, and district departments in eligible locations to enhance student learning. Applicants are required to attend a workshop prior to submitting a proposal. Funding is intended to encourage innovative projects that enhance or enrich th...

GrantWatch ID#: 139526
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Grants to Indiana Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Programs Related to Civic Education

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, schools, government agencies, and faith-based entities for the creation and implementation of public humanities programs related to civic responsibilities. Funding is intended to support projects and activities...

GrantWatch ID#: 198548

Grants to New Jersey Agencies, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Libraries to Support the Arts in Eligib...

Deadline 09/24/21

Grants to New Jersey governmental units, nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and libraries to promote and support the arts in eligible locations. Funding is intended for public arts events and activities. Eligible nonprofit arts organizations may request funding for general...

GrantWatch ID#: 124619

Grants to Minnesota Arts Nonprofits to Support Fine Arts Activities

Deadline 09/24/21

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit arts organizations in eligible locations to create or present fine arts activities. Funding is intended to support activities in the disciplines of architecture, literature, ceramics, painting, drawing, design, sculpture, glassworks, film ...

GrantWatch ID#: 128234

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve Library and Archive Services

Deadline 03/25/22 LOI Date: 09/24/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve library and archive services. Applicants must submit a preliminary proposal prior to the full application and are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants and In-Kind Donations to Ontario Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 09/24/21

Grants and in-kind donations to Ontario nonprofit organizations for programs serving the communities in which the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include education, youth, healthcare, and the environment. Funding is intended to support local commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 147606

Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions and Agencies for Professional Development of Library an...

Deadline 03/25/22 LOI Date: 09/24/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and state and local government agencies to enhance libraries through the professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should re...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Study, Write, and Work in New Y...

Deadline 09/24/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to study, write, and work in a library in New York. This program is open to scholars, academics, translators, writers, and visual artists. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations about sc...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life and Support Recreation in Eligibl...

Deadline 11/22/21 LOI Date: 09/24/21

Grants to Kansas nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life and support recreational development in eligible locations. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full grant application. Funding may be used for projects in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 179991

Opportunity for a California Poet in Eligible Locations to Serve as Poet Laureate

Deadline 09/24/21

Opportunity for a California poet in eligible locations to serve as poet laureate. The recipient of the position will be responsible for promoting poetry and literary arts within the community. The poet laureate will serve as a resource for local poetry and literary ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 198395

Grants to Florida Teachers and Schools in Eligible Areas for Projects that Promote Student Ac...

Deadline 09/27/21

Grants of up to $500 and grants of up to $1,500 to Florida schools and teachers in eligible regions for educational projects that promote student achievement. Funding is intended for creative projects not covered by school budgets. Funding areas include STEM, literacy,...

GrantWatch ID#: 139599

Awards to USA Librarians to Recognize Outstanding Service and Accomplishments

Deadline 09/27/21

Awards of $5,000 to USA librarians to recognize outstanding service. Eligible librarians include those working at school, public, college, university, and community college libraries. Awards are intended to recognize professionals for going above and beyond their role ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174273

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Locations for Education on Legal Issues and to Imp...

Deadline 09/27/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs to educate the community on legal matters and improve access to legal services throughout the state. Funding is also intended for the enhancement of the local law library and for continuing e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180215

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Public Readings and Discussions...

Deadline 09/27/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes for public readings related to slavery and race relations. Funding is intended to support open discourse on citizenship and racial equality, and to raise awareness of the i...

GrantWatch ID#: 186911
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Grants to California Local Governments to Maintain and Enhance Libraries in Local Communities

Deadline Ongoing Conference Date: 09/27/21 LOI Date: 10/27/21

Grants to California cities, counties, and districts to maintain and enhance local libraries. Funding is intended to support capital projects, technology and broadband upgrades, purchase of devices, and maintenance related costs. Priority will be given to critical life...

GrantWatch ID#: 198595

Fellowships to Israel and Germany Early-Career Scholars for Social Sciences and Humanities R...

Deadline 09/28/21

Fellowships to Israel and Germany post-doctoral scholars working in all social sciences and humanities fields. For the fellowships, which will take place in Jerusalem, the Funding Source is seeking creative humanists and social scientists with broad intellectual horizo...

GrantWatch ID#: 126824

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Historical Heritage Programs and Events

Deadline 09/28/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations, public agencies, including libraries and educational institutions, for local, regional, and statewide projects, programs, and events that preserve and share the State's history with the public. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 145266

Grants to Quebec Arts and Culture Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Host Writing Residenci...

Deadline 09/28/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Quebec nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible locations to host writing residencies for Native Canadian artists and cultural workers. Funding is intended to train the next generation of Indigenous critical writers in the arts s...

GrantWatch ID#: 192304

Residency for a South Carolina Writer to Pursue Writing Projects

Deadline 09/28/21

Residency for a South Carolina individual writer to pursue writing projects. The residency is open to published and unpublished writers of all genres who are addressing water as a topic or theme of their work. The residency will include complimentary admission to up to...

GrantWatch ID#: 198538

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits for Humanities Programs

Deadline 09/29/21

Grants of up to $3,500 and grants of up to $10,000 to Kansas nonprofit organizations for a wide range of public humanities programs. Funding is intended to support creative projects, such as film and book discussions, town halls, panel discussions, community conversati...

GrantWatch ID#: 173400

Grants to Kansas Nonprofits to Preserve Historical and Cultural Resources

Deadline 09/29/21

Grants of up to $3,500 to Kansas nonprofit organizations for projects that preserve historical and cultural resources. Funding is intended for projects such as research, digitization, oral histories, collections care, transcription, language preservation, and training....

GrantWatch ID#: 180212

Grants to Louisiana Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, Schools, and IHEs for Arts and Cultural...

Deadline 09/29/21

Grants to Louisiana nonprofit organizations, government agencies, libraries, schools, and universities to support arts and cultural projects and programming throughout the state. Eligible artistic disciplines include dance, folklife, design arts, literature, media, mus...

GrantWatch ID#: 181244

Awards to Maryland Artists and Collectives to Recognize Artistic Excellence

Deadline 12/17/21 Conference Date: 09/29/21

Awards of $10,000 and an award of $30,000 to Maryland artists and collectives in eligible counties to recognize artistic excellence. Awards will be given in the following categories: music, visual artist, performance, film and video, literary arts, and interdisciplinar...

GrantWatch ID#: 158550

Grants to New York Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Initiatives that Address Community Needs

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants averaging $40,000 to New York nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for initiatives that address community needs. Funding may be used for activities in one or more of the following program areas: workforce development, homeless and poverty assistance, unders...

GrantWatch ID#: 138279

Grants to British Columbia Writers to Create and Complete Works of Fiction, Nonfiction, and ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $15,000 to British Columbia writers and collaborations for literary and editing projects. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for a range of genres, including drama, fiction, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149508

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Residents in Eligible Communities

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Ohio nonprofit organizations to support programs that benefit local residents in eligible communities. Previous grantees include the Red Cross, Boy Scout chapters, schools, nature centers, and arts councils. Eligible applicants must have a mission that is edu...

GrantWatch ID#: 152551

Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities to Address Community Needs

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Manitoba registered charities in eligible locations for projects that address local community needs. Funding is intended for projects that align with the following areas of focus: families, children, and youth; education, literacy, and employment; health, wel...

GrantWatch ID#: 163260

Grants to Quebec Teachers, Librarians, and Administrators for Professional Development Activ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Quebec teachers, library personnel, and school administrators to improve the quality of education in a wide range of sectors. Funding is intended for professional development for individual educators and for team pilot projects to promote student learning and...

GrantWatch ID#: 169912

Grants to California Nonprofits for One-Time Projects Related to Youth, Seniors, Health, and...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to California nonprofit, educational, and volunteer organizations in eligible regions for one-time special projects that serve the local community. Funding is intended to support programs in literacy, community health, seniors, and youth. Program...

GrantWatch ID#: 173089

Grants to South Carolina Nonprofits in Eligible Counties to Enhance the Quality of Life for R...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to South Carolina nonprofit organizations in eligible counties to support a range of activities that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to improve the quality of life for local residents. Previous grant recipients include historical preservation soci...

GrantWatch ID#: 175613

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

Deadline 09/30/21

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 places of historic value in their communities. Programs may come ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177704

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

Deadline 09/30/21

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 prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 179549

Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities

Deadline 09/30/21

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 req...

GrantWatch ID#: 179570

Grants to Alaska Individuals, Nonprofits, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Financial Assis...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alaska individuals and grants of up to $10,000 to Alaska nonprofit organizations and agencies for financial assistance and community benefit projects in the funding source's service area. Individuals must demonstrate financial need. Organizati...

GrantWatch ID#: 179603

Grants to Connecticut Municipalities to Improve the Management of Government Records

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Connecticut municipalities to improve the management of local government records. Funding is intended to support a range of project categories, including inventory and planning, organization and indexing, program development, storage and facilities, and prese...

GrantWatch ID#: 180063

In-Kind Grants to Vermont and New Hampshire Organizations and Schools to Promote Literacy fo...

Deadline 09/30/21

In-kind grants to Vermont and New Hampshire organizations, school programs, and social service providers to promote literacy for at-risk and low-income children. Grantees will receive books, literacy activities, and program support. Applicants should serve low-income f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180395