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Total: 57 Literacy & Libraries Grants
Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Literary Arts Projects
Conference Date: 06/20/17
Deadline: 09/01/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artists, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for literary arts activities. An informational workshop will be held in Lethbridge on June 20. First-time applicants must request an online registratio...

Grants to New York Nonprofits, Individuals, and Agencies for Public Arts Initiatives in Eligible Counties
Conference Date: 07/25/17
Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants ranging from $300 to $5,000 to New York nonprofits, individual artists, agencies, and tribal organizations in Jefferson, Lewis, and St. Lawrence Counties for public arts activities. Workshops will be held July 25 and August 1, 10, and 12, 201...

Grants to New York City Organizations and Individuals for the Professional Development of PreK-12 Educators
Conference Date: 08/07/17
Deadline: 09/06/17

Grants to New York City organizations and individuals for the provision of high-quality professional development programs serving PreK-12 school leaders and teaching staff. This program places an overall emphasis on enhancing the classroom environme...

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individual Scholars to Study the History of Medicine
Deadline: 08/25/17

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars to support research on the history of medicine using library resources in New York City. Fellowships are awarded directly to the individual applicant and not to the institution where ...

Award to a Nevada Librarian or Library Trustee for Outstanding Service and Contributions
Deadline: 08/25/17

Award to a Nevada librarian or library trustee for outstanding service and accomplishments in their role. In addition to carrying out sound library practices and addressing a broad scope of community library needs, nominees will be recognized for th...

Grants to Idaho, Oregon, and Washington Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Economic Development, Education, Career ...
Deadline: 08/31/17

Grants to Idaho, Oregon, and Washington nonprofit organizations and entities for community benefit activities in eligible areas. Priority funding is intended programs that support low-to-moderate-income individuals and families. Priority focus areas...

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Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promote Diversity
Conference Date: 08/31/17
Deadline: 09/29/17

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists partnering with fiscal sponsors for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Priority will be giv...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Excellence in Art Authorship, Criticism, and Teaching
Deadline: 09/01/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individual artists, art historians, authors, curators, and critics for outstanding contributions in their individual disciplines. The recipients will have encouraged excellence in teaching, scholarship, pract...

Grants to Hamilton County, Tennessee K-12 Public School Teachers for Creative Teaching Projects
Deadline: 09/01/17

Grants of up to $750 to Hamilton County, Tennessee K-12 public school teachers for innovative and effective teaching projects. Funding is intended to help teachers provide exciting, challenging, and meaningful learning experiences for their student...

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Award to a Mississippi Librarian, Trustee, or Individual for Contributions to Library Programming, Services, and ...
Deadline: 09/01/17

Award to a Mississippi librarian, library trustee, or citizen to recognize their accomplishments in improving and promoting library programs and services. The Foundation will consider the following three categories for nominees, but only one overall...

Grants to Newaygo County, Michigan Nonprofits and Agencies for Education, Environment, and Economic Development
Deadline: 09/01/17

Grants to Newaygo County, Michigan nonprofit organizations and public agencies for programs and projects focusing on education, nonprofit sustainability, community and economic development, the environment, and/or economic self-sufficiency. Priorit...

Grants to Alabama Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Agencies, and Artists for Literary Arts Activities
Deadline: 09/01/17

Grants to Alabama nonprofit organizations, schools, IHEs, government agencies, and individual artists for a broad range of activities in the literary arts. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Draft applicat...

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Grants and Tax Credits to Missouri Nonprofits and Businesses for Community Services and Revitalization
Deadline: 09/13/17

Grants and tax credits to Missouri nonprofit organizations and businesses to implement projects that will positively impact local communities. Nonprofit organizations may request an allocation of tax credits that they may distribute to eligible busi...

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Awards to Wyoming Teachers and Community Members for Contributions to Foreign Language Instruction
Deadline: 09/15/17

Awards to Wyoming teachers and community members to recognize their dedication and contributions to the field of teaching foreign languages. Awards are available to a community member that greatly supports the teaching of foreign languages, a teache...

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Awards to Iowa Teachers and Individuals for Excellence in Teaching, Support of Literary Pursuits, or Significant...
Deadline: 09/15/17

Awards to Iowa teachers and individuals to recognize their contributions to or support of the field of teaching English or language arts at the elementary, middle school, high school, or college level. Nominees for any of the available awards should...

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Grants to USA K-12 Teachers for Innovative Education Projects Using Agricultural Concepts
Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants of $500 to USA K-12 teachers to enhance student understanding of agriculture by incorporating agricultural lessons into the core curriculum. Funding may be used for ranch or aquaculture-related projects, farm tours, field trips, or animal sci...

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Grants to Idaho Nonprofits, Individuals, Institutions, and Groups for Humanities Projects
Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants to Idaho nonprofits, individuals, institutions, and ad hoc groups for humanities-focused projects benefitting state citizens. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a proposal draft for review by August 15. Projects may be in the areas ...

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Grants to Alberta Nonprofits for Humanitarian Efforts in Developing Countries
Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to support humanitarian projects in developing countries. Applicants are encouraged to confirm eligibility with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to further the...

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Grants to Utah Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Utah library employees to attend professional development opportunities so they may better serve library patrons. Funding may be requested to reimburse registration fees and travel related to a qualifying professional devel...

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Grants to Utah Library Organizations for Staff Professional Development Activities
Deadline: 09/15/17

Grants of up to $3,000 to Utah library organizations for staff professional development opportunities. Funding may be used for library training programs that will ultimately improve services for library patrons. As appropriate, training programs may...

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Awards to USA Librarians to Recognize Their Outstanding Service to Libraries
Deadline: 09/18/17

Awards of $5,000 to USA librarians for outstanding service to public, college, university, school, and community libraries. Awards are intended to recognize the librarian's investments in improving people's lives in their school, campus, and commun...

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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Academics, Writers, and Scholars for Research in New York City
Deadline: 09/29/17

Fellowships providing a stipend of $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International academics, creative writers, and independent scholars to carry out projects drawing from New York City Public Library’s research division. The division’s collections co...

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Grants to Oregon Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Community, Education, Human Services, and Arts Programs
Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants to Oregon nonprofits, qualified tribal and governmental agencies, and public school systems for programs and projects that benefit low- and moderate-income individuals and families. Funding will be provided for proposals that focus on the are...

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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, and Documentary Fields
Deadline: 09/30/17

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and cu...

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Grants to USA Youth Volunteers for Community Service Projects
Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants of $500 to USA youth for volunteer projects that positively impact their communities. Youth must begin the application process by September 15. Applicants are encouraged to use activities they enjoy, such as arts, reading, learning, sports, a...

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Grants to Lafayette County, Mississippi Individual Artists to Develop New Works of Art
Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants to Mississippi individual artists to support the development and completion of a new work in the visual, music, film, and literary arts. The initial arts presentation must occur in Lafayette County. Funding is intended to ensure that those wi...

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Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 09/30/17

Grants of up to $1,500 per year to Wyoming public library employees to take advantage of professional development opportunities. Funding must be used for activities that promote the individual employee’s continuing education, such as workshops, co...

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Grants to Central Minnesota Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts for Communal and Economic Development
Deadline: 11/17/17
LOI Date: 10/06/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to central Minnesota nonprofits, government agencies, and school districts for programs that foster social and economic development for local residential and business communities. Applicants must first submit a letter of inte...

Grants to Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors
Deadline: 10/10/17

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada creative writing magazine and literary book publishers for projects that promote works by Canadian authors. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encourage...

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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes
Deadline: 10/15/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Pr...

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Grants to Bristol, Rhode Island Nonprofits and Individuals to Enhance Civic Life
Deadline: 10/15/17

Grants of up to $2,500 to Bristol, Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and individuals to enhance civic life for local residents. Special emphasis is placed on programs benefitting underserved populations. Preference will be given to proposals that...

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Grants to Sharon, Connecticut Individuals and Nonprofits for K-8 School Projects and Activities
Deadline: 10/15/17

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Sharon, Connecticut individuals and nonprofits for projects that will enhance the local K-8 school. Funding is intended to increase student achievement in the school and the community. Priority will be given to ...

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literary Works
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada theater companies, publishers, and other arts companies, groups, organizations, and collectives to translate literary and dramatic works into languages that are accessible to Canadian audiences. Applicants must regi...

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Grants to Eau Claire, Wisconsin Nonprofits and Individuals to Promote Tourism, Arts, and Culture
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants to Eau Claire, Wisconsin nonprofits, volunteer organizations, and individuals for events and projects that will promote tourism in the local area. The purpose of this program is to support events that generate overnight stays, promote a posit...

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Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, IHEs, and Artists for Short-Term Arts Projects
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Nevada nonprofit organizations, public agencies, schools, colleges, and individual artists for creative, short-term arts projects and activities. First-time applicants and previously unsuccessful applicants must submit a pr...

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Grants to Kansas and Missouri Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries to Benefit Greater Kansas City Communities
Deadline: 11/16/17

Grants to Kansas and Missouri nonprofits, schools, and libraries to benefit Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area communities. Program areas include arts and culture, education, community development, youth development, and disaster relief. The Foun...

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Award to Recognize a New Jersey Educator for Excellence in English and Language Arts Education
Deadline: 11/30/17

Award to recognize a New Jersey teacher, administrator, or supervisor from any grade level (pre-school through university) for excellence in English and/or Language Arts education. This award is intended to honor a creative, dedicated, dynamic, inno...

Grants to Sonoma County, California Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Benefit Young Children
Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants to Sonoma County, California nonprofits, businesses, and public agencies for programs that promote the development and support of children ages 0 to 5 and their families. Eligible programs are those that focus on the areas of children's healt...

Grants to Northwest Territories Nonprofits, Businesses and Public Agencies for Employee Training
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 per individual to Northwest Territories employers, including businesses, nonprofits, crown corporations, and Aboriginal governments, to train current and future employees. In addition to the cash grant, this program offers tr...

Grants to Georgia Nonprofits and Individuals for Health, Human Needs, and Family Enrichment
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to Georgia nonprofits, hospitals, shelters, civic and volunteer organizations, families, and individuals for charitable purposes and basic human needs. Requests will be considered from the funding source’s service area of B...

Grants to USA Organizations in Multiple States for Literary Events Such as Readings and Workshops
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,500 to USA organizations including colleges, hospitals, correctional facilities, museums, places of worship and libraries in multiple states to support writers' fees for literary events, such as readings and workshops. Priorit...

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Grants to Missouri Library Staff Members for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $500 to $30,000 to Missouri individual library personnel to take advantage of professional development opportunities. Applications are accepted from both individuals and groups. The purpose of this program is to assist profession...

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Grants to Alaska Public and School Library Personnel for Professional Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,250 to Alaska library directors and library personnel to attend professional development opportunities that will allow them to improve services for library patrons. Eligible recipients are employed at public or combined school pub...

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Grants to Vermont Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Education, Health, and Community Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Vermont nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public school systems for community development, education, and health and human services. Emphasis is placed on programs that benefit low- and moderate-income communities. Funding ...

Grants to Morristown, New Jersey Teachers for Programs that Enhance Students' Academic Abilities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Morristown, New Jersey teachers for projects that will foster critical thinking, problem solving, and self-directed learning to enhance their knowledge as well as professional development for faculty. Funds, to be provided primarily for ma...

Grants to Alaska Individual Students for Enrichment Events and Activities in Willow
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of $250 to Willow, Alaska individual K-12 students for enrichment activities. Funding is intended for activities or events that promote self improvement through exploration, interaction, study and discovery. Funding may be used for workshops,...

Grants to USA Librarians in Multiple States for Professional Development in Medical Information Services
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of approximately $1,500 to Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming librarians employed at a health sciences library or a health sciences program in an academic/community college library. Funding is available to support full-t...

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Raise Money on UHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, and Disaster Relief throughout t...
Deadline: Ongoing

UHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-day crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "c...

Grants to New Mexico Library Staff Members for Activities to Improve Skills and Efficiency
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $200 to New Mexico individual library staff members for financial assistance to participate in a wide range of activities, events, and classes to help improve their efficiency and skills. Funding is intended to be used by library pe...

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Grants to Maryland Childcare Providers to Enhance Childcare Programs and Children's School Readiness
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to Maryland childcare providers for projects that will promote child care programs, and advance school readiness for children. Funds may be used towards buying equipment, supplies, and materials. Focus will be given to educati...