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Fellowships to Nebraska Individual Artists to Recognize and Support Exemplary Artistic Work

Deadline 11/22/19

Fellowships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Nebraska individual artists to recognize and support exemplary artistic work. Funding is available in the areas of music and sound, choreography, theater and playwriting, and filmmaking and screenwriting. Applicants must be the originator of the work, not an interpreter of the w...

GrantWatch ID#: 175786

Grants to USA Museums for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting from $5,000 to USA and territories museums and nonprofit organizations applying on behalf of a museum for projects to increase their capacity to serve the public. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that support lifelong lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 148060

Grants to Nebraska Public Libraries to Improve Library Services and Programs

Deadline 11/13/19

Grants starting at $500 to Nebraska public and institutional libraries to develop and expand services and programs. Funding is intended to promote education, literacy, and lifelong learning; improve information access; enhance institutional efficiency through resource sharing; ensure the preservation of library collections...

GrantWatch ID#: 186712

Grants to Nebraska Public Library Directors and Personnel to Attend a Professional Conference

Deadline 12/13/19

Grants of up to $500 to Nebraska public librarians, library directors, and personnel to participate in a professional out-of-state conference. The purpose of this grant program is to provide training and continuing education to library personnel, resulting in improved services in public libraries across the State.

GrantWatch ID#: 186713

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

Deadline 12/02/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories libraries, agencies, schools, and nonprofits for improvements to rural and small libraries. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for enhancements of school libraries at all educational levels, improving digital access an...

GrantWatch ID#: 184904

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits for Programs that Improve Lives and Strengthen Families in Ko...

Deadline 01/17/20

Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations for programs that empower healthy lives, encourage children's success, and advance the stability of individuals and families living in Koochiching County and on the Iron Range (Northern St. Louis County and Eastern Itasca County). An LOI must be submitted prior to applying. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 166359

Grants to USA Small Museums to Implement Projects in Lifelong Learning, Civic Engagement, an...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $50,000 to USA and territories small museums to implement projects that further the organization's priorities and strategic plan. The grant program has the following goals and objectives: to inspire lifelong learning and literacy, to strengthen the capacity of museums, and to address access ba...

GrantWatch ID#: 184387

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Capacity Building and Professional Development at ...

Deadline 11/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for institutional capacity building projects at African American museums. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is also intended for professional development opportunities for staff...

GrantWatch ID#: 162642

Grants to California Nonprofits for Digital, Audio, and Film Media Projects Related to Humani...

Deadline 11/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to California nonprofit organizations for humanities-oriented media documentary projects. Funding is available for the research and development or production stages of digital, audio, and film media projects that document California in all its complexity.

GrantWatch ID#: 159854

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

Deadline 10/25/19

Grants to California nonprofit arts organizations and county-designated arts agencies to enhance the quality of life for residents through the arts. Funding is intended to create a partnership between the State and its counties to promote cultural development in the region. Consideration will be given to requests for techn...

GrantWatch ID#: 143852

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts Programs for Underserved Communities

Deadline 11/08/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to California nonprofit arts organizations, local arts-based agencies, and tribal units of government for community-centered arts projects. Funding is intended for programs that foster opportunity, access, and equity through community participation in art making, exposure, and learning for historica...

GrantWatch ID#: 169136

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and For-Profits for Early Childhood Programs

Deadline 11/12/19

Grants to Washington, DC public and private nonprofit organizations, including CBOs and faith-based organizations, and for-profit organizations for programs that help to prepare children from birth through age five for school. Funding is intended for programs that give disadvantaged children a strong early education so tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 132633

Grants to West Virginia Nonprofits and For-Profits in Eligible Counties for Early Childhood ...

Deadline 11/12/19

Grants to West Virginia public and private nonprofit agencies, including faith-based, and community-based organizations, and for-profit organizations to provide early childhood education programs to low-income families in eligible counties. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to comple...

GrantWatch ID#: 186949

Grant to a Louisiana Nonprofit or For-Profit for Early Childhood Programs in West Feliciana P...

Deadline 11/12/19

Grant to a Louisiana public and private nonprofit organization (including CBOs and faith-based organizations) or a for-profit organization for early childhood programs that serve low-income pregnant women and children from birth to compulsory school age in West Feliciana Parish. Applicants are advised that required registr...

GrantWatch ID#: 186955

Grants to Kentucky LEAs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Out-of-School Enric...

Deadline 11/18/19

Grants to Kentucky LEAs, nonprofits, for-profits, faith-based organizations, IHEs, and government agencies to create and implement quality out-of-school programming that promotes youth development and improves student achievement. Funding is intended for programs that offer academic, artistic, and cultural enrichment oppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 176580

Grants to Queens, New York Nonprofits and CBOs for Public Arts Projects in the Community

Deadline 10/29/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Queens, New York nonprofits and community-based organizations for public arts projects and events that are accessible to all residents. First-time applicants must attend an application information session. Funding is intended for projects that will strengthen community bonds, increas...

GrantWatch ID#: 174633

Grants to Washington Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Volunteer Efforts that Benefit the C...

Deadline 10/30/19

Grants to Washington nonprofit organizations, state and local government agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to meet critical community needs through civic engagement and volunteer efforts. Funding is intended to support volunteer services in the areas of public safety, education, literacy and tutoring, the environment, basic human...

GrantWatch ID#: 187125

Grants to Oregon Artists and Nonprofits for Public Art Works, Presentations, and Exhibits in...

Deadline 12/11/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Oregon artists and nonprofits in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties for the creation and presentation of project-based arts programming. Applicants must submit an inquiry application prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support arts exhib...

GrantWatch ID#: 169595

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Out of School STEAM Activiti...

Deadline 10/24/19

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Mississippi nonprofit organizations, government agencies, for-profits, school districts, charter schools and educational consortia, tribes and tribal organizations, and IHEs for out of school STEAM activities. Priority is given to activities that target students from low-performing sc...

GrantWatch ID#: 187145

Grants to Vermont LEAs, Municipalities, and Organizations for K-12 After-School and Summer P...

Deadline 02/04/20 LOI Date: 11/15/19

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Vermont LEAs, community-based organizations, municipalities, and faith-based organizations to support high-quality summer learning and after-school enrichment programs for disadvantaged students. An Intent to Apply is due prior to the application due date.

GrantWatch ID#: 148442

Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts Programs Serving Older Adults

Deadline 10/17/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations and municipal, county, and tribal governments to develop participatory arts programming to benefit older adults. Funding may be used to hire select teaching artists to work with seniors in a broad range of community settings, including senior centers, libraries, arts ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170977

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Public Arts and Humanities Projects

Deadline 10/17/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools for public programs and projects that combine both humanities and arts disciplines. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for activities that engage the public in a participatory and creative man...

GrantWatch ID#: 177766

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

Deadline 10/17/19

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 Louisiana Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Volunteer Services to Benefit Communi...

Deadline 01/03/20 Conference Date: 10/17/19 LOI Date: 11/15/19

Grants to Louisiana nonprofit organizations, state and local government agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to employ volunteer staff to carry out a broad range of community services. Applicants must submit an initial application prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support volunteer services in the areas of p...

GrantWatch ID#: 187097

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits to Support Educational Programs, Older Adults, Children, and Fam...

Deadline 10/18/19

Grants ranging from $7,500 to $50,000 to Arizona nonprofits for educational programs and programs that benefit older adults, children, and families. Funding is intended primarily for organizations serving Pinal and Maricopa Counties. Priority is given to organizations serving low-income and underserved children and familie...

GrantWatch ID#: 126185

In-Kind Grants to Florida Non-Profits to Enhance the Quality of Life in Collier County

Deadline 10/18/19

In-kind grants of print and marketing services valued at up to $1,000 to local Florida nonprofit organizations and charities that provide high-quality, innovative programs that enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Collier County. The purpose of these grants is to assist organizations that develop and impleme...

GrantWatch ID#: 129753

Grants to Caldwell County, North Carolina Nonprofits, Tribes, IHEs, Libraries, and Agencies ...

Deadline 10/18/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Caldwell County, North Carolina nonprofit organizations, tribal organizations, IHEs, libraries, and municipalities for quality arts programs. Funding is intended to provide operating support for qualified arts organizations, support arts education by qualified artists, and conduct community arts p...

GrantWatch ID#: 160009

Grants to Kentucky County Farm Bureaus to Increase Agricultural Literacy for Children and Ad...

Deadline 10/18/19

Grants of up to $500 to Kentucky county Farm Bureaus for agricultural education programs. Funding is intended for programs that serve adults and students in grades PreK-12. Programs must result in an increased literacy of agricultural topics for the target group. Priority is given to applicants with a demonstrated financia...

GrantWatch ID#: 174916

Grants to British Columbia First Nations Councils, Nonprofits, Schools, Daycare, and Adult E...

Deadline 10/18/19

Grants to British Columbia First Nations band or tribal councils, nonprofit organizations governed by Indigenous individuals, and First Nations schools, daycare, and adult education centers for cultural heritage preservation. Funding is intended to foster greater understanding of the connection and safeguarding practices b...

GrantWatch ID#: 186918

Grants to Mendocino County, California Nonprofits, School Districts, and Tribes for Programs...

Deadline 12/06/19 Conference Date: 10/18/19

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $8,000 to Mendocino County, California nonprofits, school districts, tribes, and special districts for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs, capital projects, capacity-building projects and administrative grants, and equipment and technology projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 163059

Grants and Training to Texas Small and Rural Public Libraries for Technology Projects

Deadline 10/20/19

Grants and learning opportunities of up to $11,000 to Texas accredited public libraries serving populations of less than 30,000 to participate in a staff technology training program. Funding is intended to support the implementation of a project after participation in online and in-person training.

GrantWatch ID#: 187016

Awards to USA Librarians to Recognize their Outstanding Service and Accomplishments

Deadline 10/21/19

Awards of $5,000 to USA librarians for outstanding service to public, school, college, university, and community college libraries. Awards are intended to recognize librarians for going above and beyond their role as librarian and improving lives in their communities. In addition to the cash award, each nominee will be pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 174273

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico Librarian for Extraordinary Achievements in the Profession

Deadline 10/21/19

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico professional librarian to recognize outstanding accomplishments and achievements within the field. Nominations are invited on behalf of librarians whose actions represent the highest service goals within the profession. These include the following: -Free access to information for all ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174734

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Business Initiatives to Expand the Cultural Media Sector

Deadline 10/22/19

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations for economic development initiatives in the cultural media sector. Funding is intended to support innovative data analysis, information gathering, and marketing strategies that promote the expansion of the magazine and book publishing, film and television, and interactive digital m...

GrantWatch ID#: 184161

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits, IHEs, LEAs, and Agencies to Employ Volunteer Staff for Comm...

Deadline 11/25/19 Conference Date: 10/22/19 LOI Date: 11/18/19

Grants to New Jersey nonprofit organizations, LEAs, IHEs, government agencies, and labor organizations to employ volunteer staff to carry out community services. Applicants must attend a technical assistance session and submit a notice of intent to apply prior to submitting a full application.

GrantWatch ID#: 139958

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literar...

Deadline 10/23/19

Grants to Canada artistic companies, groups, and organizations to translate Canadian dramatic or literary works into English, French, or an Aboriginal language, for Canadian presentation or publication. Applicants must create an account in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying.

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 10/23/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to Ontario Literary Artists to Create Works for Online or Print Publication

Deadline 10/24/19

Grants of $12,000 to Ontario literary artists to create works for online or print book-length publication. Funding is intended to support the activities and time needed to bring works in progress to completion. Eligible expenses include research and assistant expenses, travel and accommodation expenses, artist fees, and ed...

GrantWatch ID#: 186820
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Grants to Southwest Minnesota Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for Arts Performan...

Deadline 12/11/19 Conference Date: 10/29/19

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $7,000 to Southwest Minnesota nonprofit organizations and government agencies 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 173901

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Public Agencies in Eligible Communities for Crime Prevention Pro...

Deadline 10/30/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and public agencies in communities where the Funding Source has a business presence for crime prevention programs. Applicants must contact local program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs that are focused on preventing crime and promoting community safety activit...

GrantWatch ID#: 186559

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Human Services, Disaster Relief, and En...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of human services, disaster relief, and the environment. The Foundation accepts both program and operating grant requests. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to International and USA Nonprofits in Multiple Regions for Education, Health, Civic,...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to International and USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs in the areas of education, health and welfare, disaster relief, civic projects to address important issues, arts, and programs that promote cultural diversity. Priority is given to specific projects over unrestricted funding. Eligible locations ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163837

Grants to New Jersey Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Assist Low-Income Individuals

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to New Jersey nonprofit organizations, schools, and tribal and governmental agencies for programs and services that assist low and moderate-income individuals and families. Priority areas include community development and education. Other funded areas include arts and culture, environment, and human services. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 166179

Grants to Sonoma County, California Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals for E...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Sonoma County, California nonprofit organizations, businesses and corporations, public agencies, individuals, and early education providers to promote the healthy development of children. Funding is intended to support the development of children from the prenatal stage through age 5. This round o...

GrantWatch ID#: 172905

Grants to Southwestern Oregon Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Benefit the Public

Deadline 11/30/19 LOI Date: 10/31/19

Grants averaging between $1,000 and $10,000 to Oregon nonprofits and agencies in eligible counties, or to the Coquille Tribe, for programs that will benefit the public. Applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Eligible counties include Coos, Douglas, Curry, Lane, and Jackson Counties.

GrantWatch ID#: 174300

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities to Benefit Vancouver Youth and Children with...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants typically ranging from $500 to $3,000 to British Columbia registered charities for programs and activities benefiting Vancouver's inner city children and youth who experience barriers to success. Activities and programs must involve one or more of the organization's objectives: access, skills, and safety. Objec...

GrantWatch ID#: 175183

Grants to Ontario Literary Artists and Performers to Create and Record Original Literary Wor...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants of $5,000, grants of up to $10,000, and grants of up to $15,000 to Ontario literary artists and performers to create and record original literary works. Funding is intended to support the completion of artists' new work that will be performed for the general public. Grants will also support the recording of a perfor...

GrantWatch ID#: 175547

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safety, Education, and Community Development

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, government agencies, volunteer fire companies, and chambers of commerce for programs that focus on promoting safety, community development, and education in local communities.

GrantWatch ID#: 176084

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

Deadline 10/31/19

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

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

Deadline 10/31/19

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