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Grants to Miami-Dade County, Florida Artists for Non-Institutional Public Arts Projects

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to Miami-Dade County, Florida artists, arts professionals, groups, and collectives for experimental, artist-centric projects and activities that operate without traditional funding sources and outside the demands of the marketplace. Funds will be used to foster the development of non-commercial, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148130

Fellowships to USA PreK-12 Teachers and Educators for Professional Development Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to USA preK-12th grade educators and up to $10,000 to educator teams for projects that support professional growth and development. Funding is intended to strengthen the applicants' teaching practice and to assist them in meeting their students’ needs. Grants can be used for an unlimited varie...

GrantWatch ID#: 177420

Fellowships to USA Medical and Nursing School Faculty to Implement Educational Innovations

Deadline 02/14/18

Two-year fellowships to USA nursing and medical school faculty to develop and implement innovative educational projects at their home institutions. Scholars will also participate in career development activities and have access to national networking opportunities. Funding is designed to identify and nurture the career...

GrantWatch ID#: 182463

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Established Artists for Career-Advancing Projects

Deadline 02/07/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Southwest Minnesota established artists for career-advancing projects and activities. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Artists are encouraged to apply for concrete activities that meet their artistic needs and further their ability to live and work wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 149913

Grants to Evanston, Illinois Nonprofits and Individual Artists for Arts Programs and Operati...

Deadline 02/09/18

Grants of up to $2,000 and grants of up to $4,000 to Evanston, Illinois nonprofit organizations and individual artists for arts programs and projects that serve local residents, as well as operating support and capacity building. Funding is also available to support fine and performing arts projects by individual artists. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166384

Grants to Southwest Minnesota Emerging Artists for Career Development Activities

Deadline 02/07/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Minnesota emerging artists for projects and activities that will further their careers and artistic development. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Applications are welcome from early-career artists residing in the following counties: Big Stone, Chippewa...

GrantWatch ID#: 174959

Fellowships to USA Professionals to Address Health Challenges and Health Care Policy for Agi...

Deadline 04/16/18

Fellowships to USA and territories professionals in a range of disciplines to participate in a year-long, hands-on program addressing health challenges facing aging populations. This program offers fellows the content, skills, and experience to be able to provide policy solutions and address health care system barriers. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179606

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Artists and Organizations to Increase Arts Access for Underserved ...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario youth-led groups, nonprofits, collectives, and young artists to increase access to quality arts programs for underserved youth, ages 13 to 29. Programs featuring new and emerging art forms are encouraged. The Funding Source wishes to support innovative youth project...

GrantWatch ID#: 156830

Grants to Buncombe County, North Carolina Artists and Arts Organizations for Community Improv...

Deadline 02/16/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,200 to Buncombe County, North Carolina artists and arts organizations for arts projects that benefit underserved schools and communities. Funding is intended to provide all community members with access to arts experiences, address community quality of life issues through the arts, or enhance...

GrantWatch ID#: 182759

Grants to Reno, Nevada Property Owners to Rehabilitate Historically Significant Structures

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Reno, Nevada property owners to rehabilitate historical structures in a way that is still consistent with their original architectural styles. Priority will be given to projects that complement and enhance original historical neighborhood character and the original architectural style of the stru...

GrantWatch ID#: 178278

Grants to Northeast Florida Individual Artists for Artistic and Career Development

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants of up to $3,500 to Northeast Florida individual artists to help them take the next step in their artistic development. Previous recipients have used the funds for the following purposes: to remunerate artists on their teams, help secure commissions, support operations, and to gain focus in strategic planning. The Ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 178681

Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals for Arts Education Programs

Deadline 02/16/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, government agencies, groups, and individuals to promote high-quality arts learning experiences. Applicants are advised to register in the online grants portal in advance of the deadline. This program supports projects that enable lifelong learners to acquire k...

GrantWatch ID#: 166720

Grants to North Oregon Nonprofits and Individuals for Public Art Works, Presentations, and E...

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $7,000 to Oregon nonprofits and individuals in Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas Counties for the creation and presentation of project-based arts programming. Eligible art disciplines include folk arts, dance and movement, literature, media arts, multi-disciplinary arts, music, social pract...

GrantWatch ID#: 169595

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scientists for Clinical Research Projects on Parkin...

Deadline 04/16/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International scientists for two-year clinical research projects on people living with Parkinson's disease. Priority will be given to junior investigators, but scientists of all stages may apply. LOIs are due January 22, 2018. This research award is intended to facilitate the development of clini...

GrantWatch ID#: 182460

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance STEM Under...

Deadline 12/11/18

Grants to USA nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and individuals to enhance the quality of undergraduate STEM education. Unaffiliated individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The goal of this program is to increase diversity and interest in the STEM disciplines, prepare students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178034

Grants to Saint Paul, Minnesota Nonprofits, For-Profits, Groups, Individuals, and Agencies t...

Deadline 02/23/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Saint Paul, Minnesota nonprofits, groups, individuals, businesses, and local government agencies to strengthen the local arts and cultural community and promote cultural economic growth. Funding is available for specific projects and organizational development. Particular emphasis is placed on ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182839

Grants to New Orleans, Louisiana Individual Artists for Innovative Artistic Initiatives

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Greater New Orleans, Louisiana individual artists for self-organized artistic initiatives such as interactive exhibitions, public art projects, or other projects that emphasize the resiliency, creativity, and collaboration in the New Orleans community. Eligible projects: -Projects that are ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177595

Fellowships to New York Individual Artists for Unrestricted Support in a Range of Disciplines

Deadline 01/24/18

Fellowships of $7,000 to New York individual artists at any stage in their career to recognize and support outstanding work in the following media: painting, video and film, folk and traditional arts, fiction, and interdisciplinary work. This fellowship provides an unrestricted grant to individual artists living and workin...

GrantWatch ID#: 177016

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals for Oral History Projects

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to Washington, DC nonprofits, for-profits, and individuals to implement oral history projects highlighting the unique stories of District residents. The program offers both financial and capacity building resources to applicants seeking to conduct local oral history projects. Potential projects m...

GrantWatch ID#: 182572
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Grants to King County, Washington Nonprofits, For-Profits, Groups, and Individuals for Proje...

Deadline 03/07/18 Conference Date: 01/24/18

Grants to King County, Washington individuals, nonprofits, for-profits, artist groups, and cooperatives for arts and cultural projects benefitting public audiences. Applications are invited from arts groups and artists who wish to create and share work that will strengthen the cultural fabric of King County. All projects m...

GrantWatch ID#: 147278

Grants to North Carolina Artists and Artist Groups in Eligible Counties for New Works and Equ...

Deadline 04/02/18 Conference Date: 01/24/18

Grants to North Carolina emerging and established individual artists, as well as small, unincorporated groups of collaborating artists based in Franklin, Johnston, Vance, Wake, or Warren County. Funds may be spent on only those activities specified in the application or approved in writing for a revision. Typical grant ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147813

Grants to Urbana, Illinois Artists, Nonprofits, and Festival Organizers for Public Arts Enga...

Deadline 02/16/18 Conference Date: 01/24/18

Grants to Urbana, Illinois individual artists, groups of artists, nonprofit organizations, and festival organizers and presenters to support a broad range of arts activities that benefit public audiences. This program supports opportunities that enable residents to engage with the arts in its many forms. The arts are e...

GrantWatch ID#: 177570

Grants to West Valley City, Utah Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals for Comm...

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants to West Valley City, Utah nonprofit organizations, for-profits, government agencies, and individuals for housing and community development activities. The purpose of this program is to develop viable urban communities through the provision of decent housing, expanded economic opportunities, a suitable living environ...

GrantWatch ID#: 142274

Grants to Alberta Individuals and Organizations to Protect Fish and Wildlife Populations and ...

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants of up to $3,000 and grants starting at $3,000 to Alberta organizations, communities, and individuals for conservation activities that protect the area's fish and wildlife populations. Eligible activities may contribute to the following: a healthy environment for area fish and wildlife, healthy fish and wildlife popu...

GrantWatch ID#: 166833

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for Touring Performance...

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants to Canada individual artists, curators, artistic groups, and arts organizations for the exhibition and presentation of works and performances by Canadian artists. Applicants must be registered in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. The purpose of this award is to build national exposure and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177917

Grants to Manitoba Professional Artists for Media-Based Expressive Art Projects

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $20,000 to Manitoba professional artists for support in media-related projects such as video, film, sound or audio art, and new media that are used for the artist's individual expression. Funding is divided into two categories: for emerging artists, the maximum award given is $7,5...

GrantWatch ID#: 178696

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits and Schools for K-12 Arts Education Projects

Deadline 02/01/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

​​​​​​Grants ranging between $1,500 and $6,000 to Wisconsin nonprofit community groups and schools to promote high-quality arts educational experiences for K-12 students within the state. Initial applications are due January 26. Consideration will be given to a range of projects, including artist-initiated proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 150486

Grants to USA Artists to Support Innovative Projects and Career Development

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18

Grants to USA artists representing a wide range of creative disciplines to support projects and career development activities. This program seeks to provide capital support to artists embarking on creative, adventurous, and risk-taking initiatives. In addition to financial support, artists will receive targeted advisory se...

GrantWatch ID#: 152012

Grants to Texas Individuals and Teams in Eligible Areas for Innovative Projects that Support...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Central Texas individuals and teams of individuals employed by a school district or charter school for innovative programs that support student achievement. The programs will facilitate creative uses of instructional technology. Instructional technology grants are d...

GrantWatch ID#: 166438

Award to a USA Medical School Faculty Member to Recognize Contributions to Healthcare

Deadline 01/26/18

Award of $10,000 to a USA medical school faculty member to recognize major contributions in improving health and the quality of healthcare for Americans. Eligible nominees must be able to demonstrate that their work has influenced public policy, improved the health of society, and helped redirect the medical profession and...

GrantWatch ID#: 167411

Grants to Arrowhead Region, Minnesota Artists for Technology, Equipment, and Training

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Arrowhead Region, Minnesota individual artists for activities to support or sustain their artistic work. First-time applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Funding may be used to purchase equipment, technology, or to pay for training and other services. R...

GrantWatch ID#: 172219

Grants to New York Beginning Farmers to Enhance Agricultural Operations

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 to New York beginning farmers to expand their operation and advance agricultural techniques. The purpose of this program is to assist beginning farmers who are actively participating in agricultural production within the state. By supporting new farmers, this program seeks to foster t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177015

Grants to USA Filmmakers in the New England Region to Cover Documentary Film Creation and Ed...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of $15,000 and grants of $25,000 to New England region, USA individual documentary filmmakers supported by a nonprofit fiscal sponsor to help cover film production costs. The Foundation encourages applicants to be in contact before submitting an LOI to determine eligibility and level of interest. Applications are ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 177587

Grants to North Dakota Individuals with Vision Impairment forEducation, Equipment, Skills Tr...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $500 to North Dakota individuals with vision impairment, both children and adults, to help cover their educational expenses. For children (ages infant through 12th grade) funding is intended for personal needs, equipment, daily living skills training, camps, mobility and orientation training, adaptive recre...

GrantWatch ID#: 177688

Awards to North Dakota Individuals to Recognize Contributions to Public Health

Deadline 01/26/18

Awards to North Dakota individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to public health within the state. Nominations should describe the individual’s or team’s innovative work and achievements within the field of public health. Nominations are invited under the following award categories: NDPHA Outstanding Serv...

GrantWatch ID#: 178305

Grants to Idaho and Washington Nonprofits and Individuals for Community Services, Education,...

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Idaho and Washington nonprofit organizations and member individuals for financial assistance and community benefit programs in the Funding Source's service area. Programs must benefit residents and communities in Kootenai County, Bonner County, Benewah County, Idaho and Spokane County, Washington....

GrantWatch ID#: 179820

Grants to Norman, Oklahoma Nonprofits for Health, Education, Independence, and Financial Prog...

Deadline 03/09/18 LOI Date: 01/29/18

Grants to Norman, Oklahoma nonprofits for health, education, independence, and financial programs that impact the community. A letter of intent is due on January 29, 2018. The Foundation focuses on long-term goals, such as improving the health and safety of children and adults, reducing the risky behavior of children, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 140536

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Professors to Conduct Research and Work in Finland

Deadline 01/29/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International professors for an opportunity to work in Finland for a minimum of two months. Grantees will conduct research, give lectures, and work with Finnish companies. Deserving Finnish professors may apply to work at respected foreign universities. The Nokia Foundation promotes and suppor...

GrantWatch ID#: 159206

Fellowships and Awards to Massachusetts Artists for Work in the Areas of Dance, Writing, and...

Deadline 01/29/18

Fellowships of $12,000 and awards of $1,000 to Massachusetts individual artists in recognition of exceptional original work in the disciplines of choreography, fiction and creative nonfiction, and painting. Funding is intended to provide direct, unrestricted support to outstanding artists. Choreography: Eligible for re...

GrantWatch ID#: 162385

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Projects to Study Thyroid Function ...

Deadline 01/29/18

Grants of up to $28,750 a year for up to two years to USA, Canada, and International individual researchers for research projects in the area of thyroid function and disease. Topics may include thyroid hormone in development and the brain, iodine uptake and metabolism, and thyroid autoimmunity. The American Thyroid Ass...

GrantWatch ID#: 176954

Fellowships to Tennessee Professional Artists for Outstanding Work in a Range of Disciplines

Deadline 01/29/18

Fellowships of $5,000 to Tennessee professional artists to recognize and support outstanding work in the following disciplines: visual art, craft, media, dance, music, theater, and literary arts. Applicants are strongly encouraged to register in the online grants system well in advance of the deadline. Fellowships prov...

GrantWatch ID#: 178236

Grants to Mississippi K-12 Teachers and Administrators for Contributions to Public Education

Deadline 01/29/18

Grants to Mississippi K-12 classroom teachers and administrators to recognize outstanding contributions to public education. Districts are invited to nominate one teacher and one administrator for the state title. Consideration will be given to teachers that inspire students, are active in the community, and possess leader...

GrantWatch ID#: 179095

Grants to Kentucky Restaurants and Food Services to Reimburse Food Produced In-State

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants of up to $12,000 per year to Kentucky restaurants and food service businesses to reimburse the purchase or sale of agricultural products grown within the state. Applicants must request the qualifying status to be eligible for this program. This program helps qualifying participants enhance their products and menus w...

GrantWatch ID#: 176326

Scholarships to Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania Jewish Youth and Teachers to Attend Religiou...

Deadline 01/30/18

Scholarships to Greater Philadelphia Area, Pennsylvania high school students, college students, young adults, and teachers in Jewish settings to attend educational programs in Israel. Qualifying individuals have been accepted to an Orthodox yeshiva program and demonstrate financial need.

GrantWatch ID#: 177091

Prizes to USA Journalists for Excellence in Investigative Stories and Commentary

Deadline 01/30/18

Prizes of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize efforts in commentary or investigative journalism that are in service to the common good. Winners of these prizes exemplify social justice impact, reportorial excellence, and storytelling skill. Prizes will be presented in the following categories: 1. Book (bound volume...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619

Internships to USA, Canada, and International College and Graduate Students for Conservation...

Deadline 01/30/18

Internships of up to $6,440 to USA, Canada, and International college and graduate students, and recent graduates, to travel to Alaska to work on conservation issues at an organization selected by the funding source. This program is specifically targeted toward students who plan a career path in conservation and are willi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177751

Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in the Kivalliq Region for Activities that Promote ...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to Nunavut community groups and individuals for projects or programs in the Kivalliq region that promote Inuit traditional activities, skills, and language. The funding source works with and receives direction from Inuit elders and youth of the Kivalliq in efforts to preserve Inuit heritage, culture, and language.

GrantWatch ID#: 178718

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Improve the Li...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International organizations that are working to improve the quality of life and promote equal opportunities for people with hearing impairments. The Foundation is especially interested in supporting projects that help children reach their developmental milestones and realize t...

GrantWatch ID#: 138387

Grants to New Jersey Public School Educators to Enhance Learning in Scotch Plains and Fanwood

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to New Jersey public school educators to support creative and innovative projects that enhance the quality of education in the Township of Scotch Plains and the Borough of Fanwood. Applications are invited for projects that have the potential to improve the learning experience for students in the Scotch Plains-Fanwo...

GrantWatch ID#: 139594
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Award to a Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC Teacher for Exemplary Work

Deadline 01/31/18

Award of $7,500 to a Maryland, Virginia, or Washington DC teacher in the Washington, DC metropolitan area for extraordinary work within the teaching profession. The funding source aims to promote quality and creative instruction, acknowledge excellence in teaching, and to contribute in a substantive way to the improvement ...

GrantWatch ID#: 140335