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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Integrate Arts and Culture into Social and Ci...

Deadline 08/08/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofits and government entities for collaborative projects that integrate arts, design, and culture into community development initiatives. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that promote systemic changes t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Culture, Art, and Youth Development

Deadline 06/28/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects and programs in the areas of health, culture, art, and youth development. Funding is intended to support organizations that serve families and children. The fund supports nonprofit organizations that serve children and families nationally. The RCF Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 184044

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Individuals to Encourage Creative Use of Light in a Wide R...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico individuals aged 35 or under, to support and encourage creativity in the art or science of illumination. Consideration will be given to candidates producing works using light in art, architecture, education, health, environmental design, software design, fixture design, and theater. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 155889

Scholarships to USA, Canada, and International Singers and Musicians to Pursue Irish Music S...

Deadline 06/30/19

Scholarships of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International singers and musicians for the study of Irish instrumental music or song. Past scholarships have been used to support the study and compilation of session tunes, Sean Nos lessons, and instrumental music lessons. Applicants may be of any age and ethnic background.

GrantWatch ID#: 157545

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmaker for a Unique Film Project

Deadline 06/30/19

Grant and in-kind services to a USA, Canada, and International filmmaker to support a unique film project that contributes to society. Funding is intended to support a film that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television serie...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Museums for Exhibitions Featuring Ar...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, festivals, museums, and biennials for exhibits featuring artists from Israel. Funding is intended for a range of exhibitions, including institutional or independent projects, events, or presentations that feature one or more ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 177464

Grants to USA Individuals and Nonprofits for Projects that Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA individuals and nonprofit organizations for original ideas and innovative projects that will lead to the advancement of scholarship in the area of the arts. An LOI is required before being invited to submit a proposal. The Foundation funds projects that align with their mission to challenge and shift perc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Presenting Organizations to Promote Conte...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit professional performing ensembles and presenting organizations to improve public knowledge and appreciation of contemporary American music. The following two categories are eligible for funding: general operating support and project support, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164730

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Youth Arts Education and Community Arts ...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants averaging $350 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, schools, and churches for community arts programs and services. Funding is intended to support youth arts education, arts services, community arts programs, and leadership training in order to enhance the capacity and strength of arts organizations over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185467

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Relating to An...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. This program offers less experienced individuals an opportunity to lead a project. National Geographic Society funded projects shoul...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Inte...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations for travel expenses aimed at promoting Canadian artistic works and artists internationally. Applicants must be registered in the application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding is intended to support costs such as transportation, ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 177980

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Experienced Project Leaders for Projects Relating t...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International experienced project leaders for projects in the areas of education, conservation, storytelling, research, or technology. Proposals are expected to demonstrate successful completion of similar projects with tangible and measurable results. National Geo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183820

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects that Build Acceptance and U...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants of up to $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that promote the acceptance and understanding of migrants and their communities. Funding is intended for education and storytelling projects that inspire action and empathy in citizens of all ages and policy-makers around migrant and refugee...

GrantWatch ID#: 185646

Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 07/12/19

Grants to USA community colleges for faculty and curricular development projects to strengthen humanities programming. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the school's efforts to teach students about different educational and career paths and to incorporate huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International PhDs to Conduct Humanities or Social Science...

Deadline 07/15/19

Fellowships of up to $5,000 per month to USA, Canada, and International researchers with a Ph.D. or other terminal degree to conduct research at a major library in the United States. Areas of interest for this fellowship are social science and humanistic research. Interdisciplinary and cross-cultural research is particular...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

Deadline 08/31/19 LOI Date: 07/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society, and to come together on common issues. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the pre-college educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding and Communication Between the Tw...

Deadline 08/31/19 LOI Date: 07/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for projects that foster mutual understanding and communication between citizens of the two countries. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Applications are invited for public opinion and communication projects that raise awareness about the U...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594

Grants to USA Artists and Craftspersons to Support the Creation of New Works

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants of $1,500 to USA artists and craftspersons who are engaged in or are planning a new craft or visual art project. Applicants must live and work in the United States and have a developed body of work. A jury of art professionals and artists will judge the submissions and make its recommendations to the Board of Direct...

GrantWatch ID#: 157319

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to Filmmakers from Underrepresented Communities to Develop First Films

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to new filmmakers from underrepresented communities to develop their first feature-length film. Funding is intended to assist emerging filmmakers to take nonfiction and fictional feature films from the development stage through pre-production and beyond. Sundance Institute considers scripts at va...

GrantWatch ID#: 186156

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives and organizations that are national in scope. Applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744
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Grants to USA Organizations to Support Armenian-American Youth Programs

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to USA organizations to positively impact the lives of Armenian-American youth. Consideration will be given to both local and national projects. The Foundation supports Armenian education, cultural activities, camping, and athletic programs that foster cultural appreciation and knowledge in youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 142791
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 09/16/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Priority areas include arts, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Exhibit Historical American Art

Deadline 10/15/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for arts exhibitions that increase the appreciation and understanding of historical American art (circa 1500–1980). Letters of inquiry are due August 1, 2018. Particular interest is given to exhibitions that will travel outside the United States or Chicago,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170093
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Musical Education for Children

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $100 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for programs that provide music education to children and youth. Organizations that take innovative approaches, operate with a low overhead, and demonstrate collaborative elements in their work are of particular interest. The Mockingbird Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 181377
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects Focusing ...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals, organizations, museums, and historical societies for programs, projects, and activities that promote increased understanding and awareness of Jewish history in the Southern United States. There are three different grant funding opportunities available: 1) The Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181497

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210
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Grants to USA Jazz Artists to Conduct Live Performance Tours in Local Communities

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual jazz artists to conduct tours that bring live jazz music to a variety of venues across the country. Funding is intended to support 3-to-6-site touring routes for both emerging and established mid-career jazz musicians who perform solo or play within a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117
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Grant to a USA Woman Film Director for the Completion of a Second Feature Film

Deadline 08/02/19

Grant of $7,500 to a USA female film director for the production of her second dramatic feature-length film. Funding is intended for pre-production, production, and post-production. The director should be over 40 years of age and have previously directed a dramatic feature film or feature documentary.

GrantWatch ID#: 185914
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies for Humanities Radio, Television, and Film Prod...

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and institutes of higher education to support humanities-oriented media productions. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations at least two to six weeks before the deadline. Funding is intended to support the production and distribution o...

GrantWatch ID#: 178020
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Rad...

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of humanities-related media projects. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations at least two to six weeks before the deadline. The Media Projects: Deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Contracts for Services to USA, Canada, and International Marketing Companies to Attract Touri...

Deadline 08/15/19

Contracts for services to USA, Canada, and International marketing companies for programs that attract tourists from China to visit the State of Hawaii. Funding is intended for the creation and implementation of a comprehensive marketing approach and brand-management plan that will increase the number of Chinese visitors t...

GrantWatch ID#: 186229

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Humanities Fellowships

Deadline 08/21/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support fellowships that facilitate quality research and advanced study in the humanities. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Fellowship programs may take place in the U.S. or abroad. Funding is intended to foster communities of intell...

GrantWatch ID#: 164803

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $15,000 and $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that use film and media as part of a campaign tool to promote environmental activism. Funding is intended to support campaigns that inspire audiences to become environmental activists through film and media. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 185170
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subjects of art, architecture and design; cultural history, the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Arts Organizations to Support Visual Artists' Professional and C...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit and arts organizations, museums, and cultural institutions for projects that support visual artists' needs and contribute to their creative and professional development. Funding is intended to support initiatives such as exhibitions, regranting, catalogs, curatorial programs at museums, and artist r...

GrantWatch ID#: 173516

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational Programs and Activities that Promote Art Made from ...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and activities that promote the appreciation and development of art made from glass. Funding may be used for brochures, catalogs, curatorial stipends, exhibitions, videos, and residencies for visiting artists. Funding is intended to support proposals demonstrating a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179496
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Japanese-Language Learning Contests and Events

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for state, regional, and national events involving Japanese-language education. Applicants must notify the funding source of their intent to apply. Examples of eligible events include quiz contests, speech contests, and presentational events...

GrantWatch ID#: 180655

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars and Practitioners to Develop New Rese...

Deadline 09/12/19

Fellowships of $77,500 to USA, Canada, and International scholars and practitioners to support creative new projects in the fields of arts, humanities, and social sciences. Fellows will be based in Greater Boston during their fellowship and will be required to regularly share their work in progress. Applications are welcom...

GrantWatch ID#: 160726

Grants to USA Nonprofit Educational Institutions to Purchase Learning Materials for Japanese...

Deadline 09/15/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA nonprofit educational institutions to purchase materials in support of Japanese-language programs. Applicants must notify the funding source of their intent to apply. Funding is intended to be used for teaching materials such as dictionaries, textbooks, audio-video materials, digital learning ...

GrantWatch ID#: 152885
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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Exceptional Instruction in Latin, Greek, or Classi...

Deadline 09/27/19

Awards of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of Greek, Latin, or classics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Nominations may be made by an administrator, a colleague, a former student, or any member of the Society of...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Music Educatio...

Deadline 09/30/19

Grants averaging $2,500 and in-kind product donations to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs that provide music education in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children gre...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253
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Grants to USA Indigenous-Based Nonprofits for Programs to Protect and Defend the Earth

Deadline 10/11/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA Indigenous-based nonprofit organizations to protect Native lands and water resources against threats to the environment and their cultural vitality. Funding is intended for Native-led actions against unwanted development, incursions, and extractive industries as well as threats to...

GrantWatch ID#: 185186
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Award to a USA, Territories, and Canada Author for a Scholarly Book or Catalog About Costume ...

Deadline 10/15/19

Award of $750 to a USA, Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands), or Canada author for a published book or exhibition catalog that contributes significantly to the study of costume and research related to dress. Funding is intended for material that makes a considerable contribution to the analysis of costume, d...

GrantWatch ID#: 150317
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Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, and...

Deadline 10/15/19

Residencies in Upstate New York to USA, Canada, and International professional documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers. The funding source is particularly interested in supporting the most critical, current issues, including, but not limited to: democracy and governance; education; environment and climate chang...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers to Enhance STEAM Learning

Deadline 10/15/19

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International teachers to enhance classroom excellence, innovation, and activities related to STEAM fields. Funding is intended for materials, supplies, field trips, and resources to enhance the delivery of STEAM courses. NSHSS strives to provide resources to assist teachers in thei...

GrantWatch ID#: 185180

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