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Fellowships to Maricopa County, Arizona Nonprofit Leaders for Professional Development Sabba...

Deadline 09/01/19

Fellowships to Maricopa County, Arizona individuals in leadership positions at local nonprofit organizations to take a sabbatical for professional development. The fellow’s organization may operate in the areas of education, health, human services, religion, or arts and culture. The Piper Fellows program acknowledges...

GrantWatch ID#: 180966

Grants to USA Researchers, Teachers, and Scholars for Advanced Humanities Research

Deadline 09/25/19

Grants of $6,000 to USA individual teachers, scholars, and researchers to support scholarly research in the humanities disciplines. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support two months of full-time work and may support recipients’ compensation, travel, and other costs relat...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116

Grants to Sarasota County, Florida Individual Artists for Work in the Visual, Performing, an...

Deadline 09/09/19

Grants of up to $3,000 to Sarasota County, Florida individual artists to refine and explore work in the fields of visual, performing, and literary arts. Funding is intended to directly assist artists, acknowledge exceptional work, and support continued talent development. The program is designed to recognize emerging, prac...

GrantWatch ID#: 160590

Grants to Pima County, Arizona Artists and Organizations for Projects to Benefit the Local C...

Deadline 08/27/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to Pima County, Arizona individual artists and organizations for projects to benefit the local community. Funding is also intended for individual artists to make capital purchases. The Foundation's vision is a desire for diverse artists and arts organizations within Pima County to be able...

GrantWatch ID#: 184147

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Improve Waste Manag...

Deadline 10/11/19 LOI Date: 09/13/19

Grants to Missouri nonprofit organizations, municipalities, counties, public institutions, private businesses and individuals to enhance waste reduction and recycling. Large grant applicants are required to submit a preliminary application before applying. A very strong preference will be given for projects that will lead ...

GrantWatch ID#: 138562

Grants to Minnesota Artists of Color and Nonprofits for Collaborative Community Arts Projects

Deadline 09/13/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 to Minnesota artists of color and nonprofit organizations for collaborative community arts projects that further the careers of artists of color. Funding is intended to support projects that create career development and visibility opportunities for artists.

GrantWatch ID#: 144717

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Programming in Local Libraries

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants of $20,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit organizations and artists for art residencies in selected public libraries. Applicants must contact staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to create new opportunities for local artists of all disciplines and increase arts access in underserved communities

GrantWatch ID#: 172829

Grants to Oregon Unincorporated Entities and State-Level Nonprofits in Astoria, Eugene, and ...

Deadline 10/18/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Oregon independent unincorporated entities, as well as state-level nonprofit organizations, to support collaborative visual arts projects, alternative spaces, and collectives in the metro areas of Astoria, Eugene, and Portland. Eligible initiatives will include a public component.

GrantWatch ID#: 146846

Grants to North Carolina Artists in Eligible Counties for a Specific Project to Support Care...

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants of up to $1,500 to North Carolina artists in Chatham, Durham, Granville, Orange, and Person Counties to support a project that is crucial to the artist's career advancement. Funding is intended to support those that have mastered basic techniques and are attempting to launch a professional career or take an establis...

GrantWatch ID#: 172610

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota Nonprofits and Businesses for Arts and Culture Projects

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Saint Paul, Minnesota nonprofit organizations and businesses to strengthen the local arts and cultural community. Funding is intended for specific projects and organizational development to promote economic growth and cultural vitality. Particular emphasis is placed on activities occurring in t...

GrantWatch ID#: 182839

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Collectives, and Artists for Arts Programming in the Waterloo ...

Deadline 11/15/19 LOI Date: 09/06/19

Grants to Ontario nonprofit organizations, artist collectives, and individual artists for innovative arts programs in the Waterloo Region. Applicants must submit an initial application prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in all arts disciplines, including performing arts (theatre...

GrantWatch ID#: 139751

Grants to Eastern North Carolina Artists for Professional Development

Deadline 09/13/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to eastern North Carolina artists for professional development. Funding is intended for established or emerging artists in the fields of literary, visual, performing, and inter-disciplinary arts. A deserving applicant will have a strong record of artistic accomplishment appropriate to the...

GrantWatch ID#: 147811

Grants to Minnesota and New York City Emerging Music Composers and Artists to Create and Pre...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants of up to $8,000 to Minnesota and New York City emerging composers and music makers to create, present, and promote new musical works. Applicants must partner with another artist, who may be from anywhere in the world. Applicants from the full range of musical styles are encouraged to apply...

GrantWatch ID#: 181860

Grants to Kentucky Artists and Organizations that Promote Women's Rights for Artistic Develop...

Deadline 09/06/19

Grants to Kentucky feminist arts organizations and artists for artistic development activities. Funding is intended to support the creation of art that promotes social change for women. Grants may be used for a range of activities including building a body of work, attending artist residencies, workshops, or conferences, w...

GrantWatch ID#: 174312

Award to Washington Author to Recognize Outstanding Literary Work in Fiction

Deadline 09/09/19

Award of $10,000 to Washington author to recognize outstanding literary work in fiction. Artists outside of King County and artists of color are strongly encouraged to apply. Panelists are asked to consider geographic diversity and review all applicants through a lens of racial equity. The panel selects the recipients base...

GrantWatch ID#: 186365

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Agencies, and Artists for Arts Programs in Nassau and Suffolk...

Deadline 09/20/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 and grants of $2,500 to New York nonprofit organizations, agencies, individual artists, and artists collectives for arts programs and projects in Nassau and Suffolk counties. Applicants are required to attend a mandatory grant workshop. Emphasis is placed on the artistic merit and quality...

GrantWatch ID#: 175451

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 09/05/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support performances at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals outside of the United States. Funding is intended to support performances representing all performing arts discipli...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Grants to Missouri Individual Artists in St. Louis City or County for Creative Projects in A...

Deadline 08/29/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Missouri individual artists residing in St. Louis City or St. Louis County to support creative opportunities, needs, and specific projects. Applications are invited from artists practices in any discipline. Direct support offered through this grant enables diverse artists of all discip...

GrantWatch ID#: 180050

Grants to New York City Women Playwrights and Production Companies for Theater Projects Refl...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to New York City women playwrights, theater companies, and nonprofit and commercial producers for theater productions that feature strong female participation. Projects must be produced in New York City. Funding is intended to support theater content that reflects the voices and perspectives of all ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186438

Grants to New York City Women Musicians, Bands, Producers, and Composers for New Music Recor...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to New York City women composers, producers, musicians, bands, orchestras, and ensembles to produce new music albums, EPs, and videos. The productions must be made in New York City and feature strong female participation. Funding is intended to support and encourage the creation of content that refl...

GrantWatch ID#: 186439
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Grants to Northeastern British Columbia Grants to Nonprofits, Agencies, First Nations, Busine...

Deadline 10/25/19 LOI Date: 09/09/19

Grants of up to $20,000 or more to Northeastern British Columbia nonprofits, government agencies, First Nations, businesses, individuals, and other organizations for environmental conservation projects. Applicants must submit a Notice of Intent prior to applying. Funding is intended for three strategic objectives: conserva...

GrantWatch ID#: 162407

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Artists, and Municipalities in Erie and Niagara Counties for ...

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, municipalities, individuals representing collective groups, and individual artists in Erie and Niagara Counties for community and educational arts projects. First-time applicants are required to attend an information session prior to submitting an appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 175320

Grants to New York Artists in Erie and Niagara Counties to Engage Local Communities in the C...

Deadline 09/27/19

Grants of $2,500 to Western New York individual artists in Erie and Niagara Counties to engage local communities in the artistic process. First-time applicants are required to attend an information session prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support community projects that foster interaction between ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175326

Grants to San Francisco Bay Area, California Artists and Organizations for Theater Projects ...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants of up to $2,500 and grants of up to $5,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California professionally oriented theatre artists and small organizations for theater projects and capacity building. Funding is intended to encourage creative, impactful, and risk-taking artistic projects.

GrantWatch ID#: 181128

Grants to Westchester and Rockland, New York Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Events Benefitin...

Deadline 09/18/19

Grants ranging between $1,000 and $2,500, grants ranging between $1,000 and $5,000, and grants of $2,500 to Westchester and Rockland, New York nonprofit organizations and artists for arts events to benefit local communities. Funding is intended to provide residents throughout Westchester and Rockland with access to the art...

GrantWatch ID#: 147740

Grants to New York City Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals, and Groups to Promote Local Re...

Deadline 09/16/19

Grants ranging from $750 to $2,000 to New York City nonprofits, for-profits, schools, individuals, groups, community and neighborhood associations, researchers, professors, and student groups to promote recycling and waste prevention. Applications are invited for innovative reuse and repair strategies within the borough. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183855

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individual Scholars for Research Projects on t...

Deadline 08/23/19

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects involving the history of public health and/or medicine. Some applicants are asked to contact Foundation staff prior to submitting an application. Fellows will use a specialized research library in New York City. Applicants may be from a...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530

Award to a Tampa Bay, Florida Individual to Honor Outstanding Volunteer Work and Commitment t...

Deadline 08/23/19

Award of $50,000 to honor a Greater Tampa Bay area, Florida individual in recognition of extraordinary contributions to the community, a commitment to giving back, and a history of volunteerism. The award will be donated to benefit a local nonprofit charity of the recipient's choosing. Eligible nominees must live in on...

GrantWatch ID#: 161425

Fellowship to a USA Undergraduate or Graduate Student of Color to Work in the Nonprofit Sect...

Deadline 08/23/19

Fellowship to a USA undergraduate or graduate student from an underrepresented community of color seeking to gain experience in the philanthropy, nonprofit, and social enterprise sector. The fellow will work part-time at the Funding Source’s Washington, DC office and participate in the Philanthropy and Social Innovation ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180296

Grants to Central Texas Organizations and Individuals for Food, Clothing, Education, Health,...

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants of up to $3,000 per quarter to Texas organizations and agencies, and grants of up to $500 per year to Texas individuals and families in Ellis, Navarro, Freestone, Hill, and Limestone Counties. Funding is intended to provide food, shelter, clothing, health needs, education, and public safety.

GrantWatch ID#: 180830

Scholarships to Tampa Bay Area, Florida Young Adults Who Are Making a Positive Impact on Thei...

Deadline 08/23/19

Scholarships of up to $25,000 to Tampa Bay, Florida teens and young adults between the ages of 13 to 25 to acknowledge young leaders who are implementing an initiative or idea that will benefit the greater community. An additional $25,000 or more will be granted to a local, community-based nonprofit organization recommende...

GrantWatch ID#: 184230

Grants to USA Individuals in Northeastern States for Projects to Support the Aquaculture Ind...

Deadline 08/23/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA individuals associated with organizations, research institutions, federal agencies, IHEs, corporations, and agricultural experiment stations in Northeastern states for projects that support the development of the regional aquaculture industry. Examples of fundable projects might include speci...

GrantWatch ID#: 186330

Opportunity for USA Artists and Design Professionals to Participate in a Placemaking Design ...

Deadline 08/23/19

Opportunity for USA artists, teams of artists, engineers, architects, landscape architects, planners, and urban, product, and industrial designers to compete for a $50,000 to $90,000 prize to design a creative placemaking project for a pre-selected site in Washington, DC. Eligible contest participants will plan, construct,...

GrantWatch ID#: 186477

Grants to Minnesota Emerging Artists for the Creation of Public Artwork to Benefit Local Com...

Deadline 10/16/19 Conference Date: 08/24/19

Grants of $8,000 to Minnesota emerging artists to help support the creation of a temporary or permanent art project that is free and open to the public. For the purposes of these grants, public art can be defined broadly as artwork in the public realm, regardless of whether it is situated on public or private property, or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174791

Grants to Minnesota Emerging Artists for Planning and Research Related to Public Artwork

Deadline 10/16/19 Conference Date: 08/24/19

Grants of $2,500 to Minnesota emerging artists to help support research, development, and planning related to public art. Funding is intended for activities such as community discussions, budget or site development, or model building connected with freely accessible public art installation or activity. Grants may be used f...

GrantWatch ID#: 176400

Grants to Minnesota Artists for Career Advancement in the Area of Public Art

Deadline 10/16/19 Conference Date: 08/24/19

Grants of $5,000 to Minnesota artists for career advancement in the area of public art. Funding is intended to support the development of a project concept or to participate in activities that will help mid-career artists further their careers as public artists. Professional development activities can range from residencie...

GrantWatch ID#: 176401

Awards to Canada Entrepreneurs to Recognize Successful Business Achievements Using an Online...

Deadline 08/25/19

Awards of $2,000 and awards of $3,000 to Canada individuals to recognize successful business achievements using an online sales and auction platform. The award winners will also receive quarterly business development consultations and an annual subscription upgrade.

GrantWatch ID#: 160129

Grants to Hamilton County, Tennessee K-12 Public School Teachers for Creative Teaching Proje...

Deadline 08/26/19

Grants to Hamilton County, Tennessee K-12 public school teachers for innovative and effective teaching projects. Funding is intended to help teachers provide challenging, exciting, and meaningful learning experiences for students. Funding may be awarded for projects in the areas of math; art, music, theater, and drama; sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 172988

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Local Agencies, and Artists in Eligible Counties for Arts Pro...

Deadline 10/16/19 Conference Date: 08/26/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5000 and grants of $2,500 to New York nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and artists in eligible counties for arts projects and programming. Prospective applicants must attend an information session or an individual grant consultation. Applicants located in the following counti...

GrantWatch ID#: 138102
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Grants to New York Nonprofits, PTAs, and Artists in Eligible Counties for K-12 Arts Projects

Deadline 10/18/19 Conference Date: 08/26/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to New York nonprofits, unincorporated groups, PTAs, and individual artists for in-school or after-school arts projects for K-12 students in Steuben, Chemung, Schuyler, and Tioga counties. New applicants are required to participate in a review session or online webinar. Project must provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 147091

Grants to North Carolina Artists in Brunswick, New Hanover, Pender, and Columbus Counties fo...

Deadline 09/18/19 Conference Date: 08/26/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 to North Carolina individual artists and groups of artists in New Hanover, Brunswick, Pender, and Columbus Counties for professional development. Funding is intended for materials, equipment, new work, and career-development workshops. Eligible disciplines include music composition, visua...

GrantWatch ID#: 147810

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Artists, and Agencies to Support Arts Activities in the South...

Deadline 11/01/19 Conference Date: 08/26/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to New York nonprofit organizations, agencies, and individual artists to support arts and cultural activities in Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, and Tioga Counties. New applicants are required to participate in an in-person seminar or online webinar. The activities must be accessible to local...

GrantWatch ID#: 159318

Grants to Brooklyn, New York Nonprofits, Artists, and Collectives for Public Arts Projects B...

Deadline 09/19/19 Conference Date: 08/26/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to Brooklyn, New York nonprofit organizations, individual artists, and artist collectives for public art projects in a wide variety of arts disciplines. First-time applicants and those who have not received funding since 2017 are required to attend an information session prior to subm...

GrantWatch ID#: 160866

Grants to Brooklyn, New York Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Programming in the Local Commun...

Deadline 09/19/19 Conference Date: 08/26/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to Brooklyn, New York nonprofit organizations and individual artists, and New York City individual artists in partnership with Brooklyn nonprofit organizations, for local arts projects that are open to the general community. First-time applicants and those who have not received funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160867

Grants to Brooklyn, New York City Female Artists and Administrators for Professional Develop...

Deadline 09/19/19 Conference Date: 08/26/19

Grants of $2,500 to New York City female artists and arts administrators in Brooklyn for professional development opportunities. Eligible activities include artist residencies, workshops, conferences, boot camps, and fellowships. Applications from women from underrepresented groups and ethnicities as well as women with dis...

GrantWatch ID#: 186453

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Share Innovative and Unique Ide...

Deadline 08/27/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to attend a multi-disciplinary conference centered around the sharing of innovative ideas. Fellows represent a broad range of fields, and may include, but are not limited to, entrepreneurs, scientists, human rights activities, NGO leaders, artists, inventors, and ad...

GrantWatch ID#: 173665

Grants to Tompkins County, New York Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Projects for K-12 Youth

Deadline 11/08/19 Conference Date: 08/27/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Tompkins County, New York individual teaching artists and nonprofit organizations to develop and implement performing and visual arts projects. Funding is intended for projects in K-12 public schools and for after-school programs. Funds offer two funding strands: K-12 In-School Projects and A...

GrantWatch ID#: 163912

Grants to Utah and Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Indian Tribes, and Individuals to Promote th...

Deadline 10/01/19 Conference Date: 08/27/19

Grants to Utah and Nevada nonprofit and private organizations, local and regional agencies, federally recognized Indian tribes, and individuals for innovative projects that protect and promote the unique natural and cultural heritage of the Great Basin National Heritage Area.

GrantWatch ID#: 173950

Grants to New York City Nonprofits and Artists for Literary, Visual, and Performing Arts Pro...

Deadline 09/10/19 Conference Date: 08/27/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to New York City nonprofit organizations, individual artists, collectives, project-based collaborations, and unincorporated groups for community arts projects benefiting Manhattan residents. First-time applicants are required to attend an information session prior to submission of the application....

GrantWatch ID#: 175088

Grants to Washington Individuals, Businesses, Organizations, and Local Governments to Preser...

Deadline 09/25/19 Conference Date: 08/28/19

Grants to Washington businesses, individuals, organizations, and local governments to preserve official historic city landmarks in King County. Eligible projects will focus on the restoration and stabilization of historic building fabric, essential building system repairs or replacements, or the restoration of historically...

GrantWatch ID#: 125438