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

Deadline 05/01/20

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 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 Nevada Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance the Community

Deadline 06/10/20

Grants to Nevada nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, educational institutions, and libraries for projects that enhance local communities through social and civic engagement. Projects that reach diverse audiences are particularly encouraged. Eligible projects should be in the area of humanities.

GrantWatch ID#: 179352

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Accessibility

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. Funding is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, improved library access, and targeting library services to meet community...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

Grants to Nevada Educational Agencies, Nonprofit and Faith-Based Organizations, IHEs, and Li...

Deadline 04/03/20

Grants to Nevada educational agencies, nonprofit and faith-based organizations, IHEs, libraries, and public housing authorities for programs to help residents obtain the knowledge and skills necessary for employment and economic self-sufficiency. Funding is intended for programs providing adult education and literacy. Fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 188083

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations for a range of programs and services that meet the needs of local residents. Program areas include environment, health, special populations, mental health, human services, education, faith-based activities, community improvement, and parent education. While the majori...

GrantWatch ID#: 147455

Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve Historic and Cultural Resources

Deadline 06/19/20 LOI Date: 05/08/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and government agencies to preserve local art, historic, and cultural works. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to improve public access to important works of art that contribute to the State'...

GrantWatch ID#: 179334

Grants to California Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Immigrants in Eligible Counties

Deadline 09/30/20

Grants to California nonprofit organizations and public agencies in eligible counties to promote and protect the security, safety, and rights of local immigrant communities. Priority funding will be given to proposals that demonstrate coordination and partnership between entities across the region. Eligible communities are...

GrantWatch ID#: 182413

Grants to USA Libraries and Organizations in Eligible States to Improve Health Resources

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware libraries and health information centers for public engagement and education projects. Funding is intended for programs that are designed to increase community access to health information resources. The purpose of the grant program is to support e...

GrantWatch ID#: 185495

Grants to USA Libraries and Organizations in Eligible States to Disseminate Scientific Inform...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware libraries and health information organizations to improve the public's access to information related to health and science. Funding is intended support data sharing and open science, and to promote the career development of information professional...

GrantWatch ID#: 188138

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants to USA Indian tribes to advance the programs and services of eligible Native American libraries. Funding is intended to revitalize and preserve the Native American culture and language through projects that benefit the community. Grants are also available to support educational programs and digital services.

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to Virginia Schools, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Out-of-School Academic Enr...

Deadline 04/10/20

Grants to Virginia schools, nonprofit, faith-based, and for-profit organizations, and IHEs for after-hours academic enrichment opportunities. Funding is intended to support programs that help students meet standards in core academic subjects, such as reading and mathematics; offer enrichment activities that complement reg...

GrantWatch ID#: 179776

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Cities to Establish Technology Cent...

Deadline 05/01/20

Grants of up to $50,000 and in-kind services to Indiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Tennessee nonprofit organizations in eligible cities to establish technology centers and tech-based programs for teenagers. Funding is intended to support community-based organizations that have an existing after-school teen program and a comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 181619

Grants to USA Public School Districts to Enhance the Quality of Education at Schools Serving...

Deadline 05/22/20

Grants to USA public school districts to enhance the quality of education at schools serving students from military families. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for programs that address academic mastery, narrowing learning gaps for students that trans...

GrantWatch ID#: 181004

Grants to Hawaii Nonprofits Serving Native Hawaiians to Enhance Library Services

Deadline 05/15/20

Grants starting at $10,000 to Hawaii nonprofit organizations to enhance library services. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of Native Hawaiian education, digital services and preservation and revitalization of Native Hawaiian culture and language.

GrantWatch ID#: 139915

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities for Vital Community Needs

Deadline 06/30/20

Grants to British Columbia registered charities for projects that address important community needs in the geographic area served by the funding source. Previously funded program areas include: arts and culture, literacy of children and youth, mental health, and capital projects. Eligible projects will align with one or mo...

GrantWatch ID#: 164298

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

Deadline 07/31/20 LOI Date: 04/30/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Indiana nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, community and faith-based organizations, and government agencies to promote the development of new humanities programs. Applicants must submit an Inquiry Form prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects and activities that use cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184849

Grants to USA Artists, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies in Multiple States for Collaborative Ar...

Deadline 05/11/20 LOI Date: 03/30/20

Grants to USA individual artists, IHEs, nonprofits, and government units in eligible states for collaborative arts projects. New applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects in all arts disciplines, with priority for projects taking place in rural areas. Projects must feature “...

GrantWatch ID#: 188389

Grants to South Carolina School Districts, Community Organizations, and Public or Private Ent...

Deadline 05/20/20

Grants to South Carolina school districts, community organizations, and other public or private entities for out-of-school educational enhancement opportunities. Funding is intended to support a wide range of programs and activities that supplement the regular academic programs of participating students. All student partic...

GrantWatch ID#: 153655

Grants to Arizona Artists and Collaboratives in Eligible Regions for Innovative Art Projects

Deadline 04/06/20

Grants of $4,000 to Arizona individual artists or artist collaboratives in eligible regions for local projects in the fields of visual arts, literary arts, video, film, and moving image. Funding is intended to support original and innovative artwork that is created and produced in Tucson and Pima County. Creation activitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177598

Grants to Michigan Eligible Libraries for Initiatives that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 05/29/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to Michigan eligible libraries for projects and collections that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for technological advancements that promote equity and strengthen the ability of libraries to offer collections and information related to literacy and local history. Priority funding is g...

GrantWatch ID#: 187846

Grants to Mississippi School Districts for Literacy Programs

Deadline 04/15/20

Grants to Mississippi school districts for literacy programs. Funding is intended for individual schools to improve reading proficiency for elementary school children. Funding is also intended for program implementation and operating expenses for the programs, including evidence-based intervention programs, reading materia...

GrantWatch ID#: 188497

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits, Schools, and Houses of Worship for Property Purchase, Equ...

Deadline 04/30/20

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, secondary schools, and houses of worship for capital projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for the purchase of property and equipment, construction projects and restoration. Grants are also available to reduce qualifying indebtedness. The focus areas be...

GrantWatch ID#: 168643

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Benefit

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community needs. Funding is intended for scientific, educational, charitable, literary, and cultural purposes. Funding may be used for programs, activities, and services that meet community needs in South Central Pennsylvania with an emphasis in Dauphin...

GrantWatch ID#: 159693

Grants to Arizona Nonprofits That Serve Local Communities in Eligible Regions

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to Arizona nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for services that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support organizations that provide services in communities in which the Funding Source has a business presence. Organizations must demonstrate that funding will assist a signifi...

GrantWatch ID#: 176607

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for Education Programs in El...

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants to Kentucky nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, schools, fire departments, and libraries in eligible regions for rural education programs. Funding is intended to support programs and projects that focus on early childhood education, elementary and secondary education, and public library programs for chil...

GrantWatch ID#: 179847

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits to Increase Access to and Understanding of Legal Resources for...

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants starting at $500 to Michigan nonprofit organizations for programs that educate the community on legal matters and improve access to legal services in Oakland County and throughout the State. Funding is also intended for the enhancement of the local law library and for continuing education for judges and lawyers. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180215

Grants to Indiana Libraries for High-Impact Library Programs

Deadline 03/30/20

Grants to Indiana libraries for innovative programs with the potential to create a significant positive impact in eligible regions. Priority will be given to libraries that demonstrate a compelling case for funding based on need. Additionally, priority consideration will be given to requests unrelated to general operating ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180824

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/20

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to recognize USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their name to the school library, an invitation to participate...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs and projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for activities that align with one of the following key areas of focus: financial literacy; education, entrepreneurship and empowerment; and community enhancement. Eligible communities are th...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Projects Benefiting the Local Community

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Missouri nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that make a sustainable and significant impact on the local community. Funding is intended for programs that fall within the focus areas of health, education, human services, arts, civic, and the environment. Organizations must serve the College Hi...

GrantWatch ID#: 153564

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania Public Libraries for Emergency Funding to Avoid Closure

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania public libraries to address unforeseen and critical emergency needs. Funding may be requested by a library that has exhausted all other sources of funding and is at risk of closing due to unanticipated circumstances or circumstances beyond its control. Applications for emergency gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 173928

Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/20

Grants of up to $500 to USA and territories public schools, preschools, Head Start programs, and public libraries to implement creative educational projects. This program provides an opportunity for teachers and librarians to present special projects outside the usual curriculum, or to engage students in meeting curricular...

GrantWatch ID#: 178591

Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities

Deadline 03/31/20

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 Florida Organizations, Agencies, and LEAs for After-School Enrichment Programs

Deadline 05/01/20 Conference Date: 03/31/20 LOI Date: 04/03/20

Grants to Florida community-based organizations, public and private agencies, LEAs, and consortia to operate education enrichment programming during non-school hours. Funding is intended to increase the academic success of children and youth in low-performing and high-poverty schools. Funds can be used to start a new progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181544

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Educational Nonprofits for Programs to Enhance Lite...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit educational organizations for educational programming that will improve literacy skills among children and older students. Funding is intended to support organizations that wish to employ reading strategies of the Foundation, namely, the initial teaching alphabet (ITA). Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 144019

Grants to Northern Tioga County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health, Arts, and Education

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to northern Tioga County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations such as libraries, ambulance associations, and local boroughs and townships serving charitable, educational, religious, or scientific purposes for activities that promote health and wellness, education, and the arts.

GrantWatch ID#: 145683

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio Nonprofits and Schools for Education, Early Childhood Enrichm...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for programs that primarily serve the residents of the City of Cleveland. Grants will be awarded in two major areas: education and human services. The Foundation will support programs in the following three critical areas: early childhood...

GrantWatch ID#: 146169

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs in the Areas of Basic Needs, Capacity Buildi...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits in eligible areas to support low and moderate-income communities and vulnerable populations in a range of areas. Funding is intended for programs in education and basic needs, as well as organizational capacity building.

GrantWatch ID#: 161656

Grants to Canada Artists and Organizations for Continuing Education

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to Canada artists and nonprofit organizations for career development and training. Funding is intended to advance knowledge and professional expertise for local writers, artists, and publishers. The purpose of the grant program is for art professionals to develop skills in the areas of publishing, pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 163146

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs in Multiple States to Host Touring Artists

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribal governments in multiple states to host out-of-state touring literary and performing artists. Projects must include one public performance and one educational outreach activity. Eligible states include Alaska, Arizona, California, C...

GrantWatch ID#: 168463

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Health Regions for Projects that B...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $25,000, and grants of up to $50,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations, municipalities, schools, school boards, and health regions for projects that benefit local communities. Applicants are advised that registration approval may take several days. Funding is intended for one o...

GrantWatch ID#: 174511

Grants to New Brunswick Nonprofits, Agencies, and First Nations for Literary Arts Activities

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to New Brunswick nonprofit organizations, municipalities, provincial cultural organizations, and First Nations for activities in the literary arts. Funding may be requested for large-scale initiatives, activities, and projects that promote awareness and broad-based knowledge of the literary arts in ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175668

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/20 LOI Date: 04/01/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intended for programs that may help close the opportunity or a...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to Massachusetts and Rhode Island Nonprofits for Economic Development, Education, and...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants of up to $7,500 to Massachusetts and Rhode Island nonprofit organizations to promote social and economic wellbeing in eligible communities. First-time applicants must submit an initial inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Program areas include education, financial literacy, housing, and economic developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 177149

Grants to Idaho and Montana Public Libraries in Eligible Regions to Purchase Electronic Equi...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Idaho and Montana county public libraries in eligible regions for electronic equipment purchases. Funding is intended for technological innovation: electronic equipment and technology programs that incorporate the use of new technologies or use current technology in different ways to improve access, services, or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178654

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

Deadline 04/01/20

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
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Grants to New Hampshire Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries for Public Programs Benefit...

Deadline 05/01/20 LOI Date: 04/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to New Hampshire nonprofit organizations and groups, IHEs, schools, and libraries for programs that benefit local residents. Applicants requesting larger grants must submit a draft proposal before submitting an application. Funding is intended to support community humaniti...

GrantWatch ID#: 178792

Grants to Maine Nonprofits and Agencies for a Range of Programs that Benefit the Residents of...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Maine nonprofits, agencies, and institutions providing community and social services to the residents of Buxton and the surrounding areas. Funding is intended to support local fire and police departments, schools, parks and recreational facilities, libraries and museums, shelters for children, people who are home...

GrantWatch ID#: 179066

Grants to Oakland, California Nonprofits for Youth, Education, and Cultural and Civic Progra...

Deadline 04/01/20

Grants to Oakland, California nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit local residents in the areas of arts and culture, education, and youth development. Funding is intended to enrich the lives of children and youth in grades K-12, promote civic engagement in arts and culture, and address local needs in the commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 179528