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Literacy & Libraries

Total: 83 Literacy & Libraries Grants
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Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities Events and Projects
Conference Date: 05/29/18
Deadline: 06/08/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $10,000 to individuals to promote the arts and humanities. Applications are invited for projects that serve a diverse range of the District’s communities. Propos...

Award to a North Carolina School Administrator for Contributions to Library Media Programs
Deadline: 05/31/18

Award to a North Carolina administrator to recognize exemplary contributions to enhancing school library media programs. Nominations are invited on behalf of those who have made sustained contributions to the implementation of an outstanding school...

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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, and Documentary Fields
Deadline: 05/31/18

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...

Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 05/31/18

Grants of up to $1,750 to Wyoming employees of public and publicly-accessible libraries to support continuing education activities. Funding may be requested for courses, conferences, seminars, workshops, and certifications. Additionally, individuals...

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Research Projects on Vermont's History
Deadline: 05/31/18

Fellowships of up to $1,200 to USA individuals for historical research related to the State of Vermont. Priority will be given to research projects that address under-researched topics in Vermont's history and that involve a specific library or muse...

Grants to Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promote Diversity
Conference Date: 05/31/18
Deadline: 06/29/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $10,000 to San Francisco Bay Area, California small and mid-sized nonprofit arts organizations and artists for new and innovative work that represents the region’s diversity. Eligible artists must partner with a fisca...

Award to a Prince Edward Island Individual, Organization, or Business for Promoting Literacy
Deadline: 06/01/18

Award to a Prince Edward Island organizations, business, or individual to recognize outstanding leadership in promoting literacy. This award covers a wide spectrum of literacy, including family, health, Aboriginal, community, and workplace literacy....

Grants to Florida Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Artists for Cultural Programs and Projects
Deadline: 06/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Florida nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, individual artists, and unincorporated performing companies for specific cultural programs, projects, series, and exhibitions. This program supports a broad range...

Awards to Canada Artists and Arts Professionals for Contributions to the Visual, Media, and Fine Arts
Deadline: 06/01/18

Awards of $25,000 to Canada individual artists, arts professionals, and groups to recognize outstanding work in the disciplines of media, visual, and fine arts. Nominations will be accepted for artistic achievements in the arts, excellence in fine c...

Awards to Canada Authors, Illustrators, and Translators for Outstanding Literary Works
Deadline: 06/01/18

Awards of $25,000 to Canada authors, illustrators, and translators to recognize outstanding literary works published within the country. Nominations will be accepted for recently published works in either English or French. There will be seven award...

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Grants to Alabama Organizations for Education, Youth, Arts, Culture, Health, and Community Needs
Deadline: 07/27/18
LOI Date: 06/01/18

Grants to Alabama organizations to strengthen communities and promote the quality of life throughout the state. LOIs are due February 2. Program areas include education and youth, community needs, arts and culture, community assets, and health. Curr...

Grants to Alabama Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Agencies, and Artists for Literary Arts Activities
Deadline: 06/01/18

Grants to Alabama nonprofit organizations, schools, IHEs, government agencies, and individual artists for a broad range of activities in the literary arts. Funding is intended to increase exposure to and public awareness of literature, as well as th...

Grants to Ogle County, Illinois Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Schools to Recycle and Reduce Waste
Deadline: 06/06/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $2,000 to Ogle County, Illinois nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, libraries, schools, and school districts to address recycling and waste reduction. Projects may include source reduction activities, purchasing...

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Awards to Kentucky Individuals and Organizations for Outstanding Service in Preserving State History
Deadline: 06/07/18

Awards to Kentucky individuals and organizations for projects related to state or local history that were initiated or completed in 2017. These awards are intended to recognize and express appreciation to people and organizations that strive to prom...

Grants to British Columbia Nonprofits and Childcare Providers for Native Language Immersion Programs for Preschoo...
Deadline: 06/13/18

Grants ranging from $25,000 to $50,000 per year to British Columbia nonprofits, childcare providers, and home-based daycares for First Nations language immersion programs for children ages 0 to 5 year old. Funding is intended to develop fluent nativ...

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Writers to Create New Works and Finish Works in Progress
Deadline: 06/14/18

Grants of $5,000 and grants of $10,000 to Toronto, Ontario writers to create or complete literary works of fiction, including short stories, novels, graphic novels, and children's literature, and poetry, non-fiction, and oral traditions, such as spo...

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Fellowships to Maine Individual Artists for Career Advancement in Craft, Film, and the Literary, Traditional, Pe...
Deadline: 06/14/18

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to Maine artists of various disciplines to promote career advancement. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Fellowships are awarded according to merit and are inform...

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Grants to Texas and Texarkana, Arkansas Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Community Betterment Activities
Deadline: 06/15/18

Grants to Texas and Arkansas nonprofit organizations, tribal and government agencies, and public school systems to benefit low- and moderate-income communities within eligible service regions of the funding source. Program areas include community de...

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Award to a Minnesota Individual, Organization, or Business for Outstanding Contributions to World Language Educa...
Deadline: 06/15/18

Award to a Minnesota individual, organization, or business to recognize outstanding service and support of education in world cultures and languages. World-language educators are not eligible to apply. Applicants must also demonstrate: - A l...

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Grants to Weld County, Colorado K-12 Educators to Develop Educational Projects and Teaching Strategies
Deadline: 06/15/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $2,500 to Weld County, Colorado K-12 teachers and educational personnel to develop effective teaching strategies and projects. Funding is intended to support teachers who promote student understanding, encourage and suppo...

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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel
Deadline: 06/15/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows...

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Nonprofits and Artists to Bring Touring Productions to Schools
Deadline: 06/15/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofit arts organizations, professional artists, and groups of artists to bring tours to schools located throughout the province. Funds may only be used for touring costs, such as artist and te...

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Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literary Works
Deadline: 06/20/18

Grants to Canada artistic groups, companies, and organizations to translate Canadian dramatic or literary works into English, French, or an Aboriginal language, for Canadian presentation or publication. Applicants must create an account in the onlin...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Health, and Community Development
Conference Date: 06/22/18
Deadline: 09/28/18

Grants to Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, New York, and Texas nonprofits serving communities in which the funding source has a presence for programs addressing community needs. First-time applicants must participate in a...

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Grants to Vermont Individual Artists and Arts Groups for Time, Materials, and Space to Create New Works
Deadline: 06/28/18

Grants of $4,000 to Vermont individual artists and artist groups for equipment, space rentals, and materials to create new artistic works. Funding may also be used for compensation of the time spent creating the work. All projects must demonstrate ...

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Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Community
Deadline: 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable ho...

Grants to Northern Mariana Islands Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Groups for Humanities Projects
Deadline: 06/29/18

Grants to Northern Mariana Islands nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and ad hoc groups for a broad range of humanities activities. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. Supported projects must be consistent ...

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Award to a New Hampshire Library, Organization, or Individual for Contributions to the Library Community
Deadline: 06/29/18

Award to a New Hampshire library, organization, librarian, or individual to recognize outstanding contributions to the state’s library community. Nominations are invited on behalf of those who have made significant contributions, including, but no...

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Award to a New Hampshire Librarian or Staff Member for Significant Improvement to Library Services
Deadline: 06/30/18

Award to a New Hampshire librarian or support staff member who is currently working at any type of library in the State (i.e., public, academic, school, correctional, corporate, etc.). This award is intended to recognize the outstanding contribution...

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Award to a California Author to Publish and Promote a Book Concerning State Heritage
Deadline: 07/01/18

Award to a California author to publish and promote an outstanding book-length manuscript on state heritage. Applications are invited for manuscripts that make a significant contribution to scholarship, as well as the greater community through deepe...

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Fellowships to Oregon Writers and Publishers for the Creation and Publication of Quality Writing
Deadline: 07/09/18

Fellowships to Oregon writers and publishers to support high-quality literary writings and publishing. Writers in the early stages of their career are encouraged to apply in order to develop, initiate or complete literary projects in poetry, fiction...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects Focusing on Jewish History in...
Deadline: 07/13/18

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. The...

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Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International PhDs to Conduct Humanities or Social Science Research
Deadline: 07/15/18

Fellowships of up to $4,200 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 U.S. Areas of interest for this fellowship are the humanities and social sciences...

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Awards to Canada Authors for Recently Published Literary Nonfiction Books
Deadline: 07/18/18

Award of $60,000 and awards of $5,000 to Canada authors for producing outstanding literary nonfiction books published between October 1, 2017 and September 30, 2018. Nominations must be made by the book publisher. All titles must be in English, thou...

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Fellowships to Connecticut Artists for New Works and Career Development in Any Discipline
Deadline: 07/25/18

Fellowships of $1,000, $3,000, and $5,000 to Connecticut individual artists to devote time to artistic and career development activities. This program supports established artists working in a broad range of disciplines and is intended to promote th...

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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Housing, Education, and Financial Literacy
Deadline: 07/30/18

Grants ranging from $7,500 to $10,000 to Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. If requesting support for capital cam...

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Grants to Montana Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals for a Range of Arts and Culture Activities
Deadline: 08/01/18

Grants starting at $2,000 to Montana nonprofits, government agencies, and individuals to support a broad range of cultural and aesthetic projects. Individual applicants must contact program staff prior to applying to discuss matters of fiscal sponso...

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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development
Deadline: 08/15/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofits for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Springfield, Agawam, Chicopee, Feeding Hills, Longmeado...

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Grants to Idaho Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, Schools, Corporations, and Groups for Humanities Projects
Deadline: 09/15/18
LOI Date: 08/15/18

Grants to Idaho nonprofits, government agencies, schools, corporations, IHEs, groups, teachers, and individuals for a broad range of humanities projects. Projects will engage state citizens in history, literature, ethics, philosophy, archaeology, la...

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, IHEs, and Artists for Short-Term Arts Projects
Deadline: 08/15/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Nevada artists, nonprofits, schools, public institutions, and IHEs to support short-term arts projects. First-time applicants and those previously declared ineligible must submit a proposal draft for review at least 45 days...

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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Housing, Community Service, and Economic Development
Deadline: 08/15/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to improve quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Special consideration will be given to programs and organizations that support and promote community developmen...

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Grants to Montana Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, Agencies, and Groups for Humanities Programming
Deadline: 08/20/18

Grants of over $1,000 to Montana nonprofits, schools, IHEs, government agencies, and groups to support a broad range of humanities projects serving public audiences. Applicants should consult with program staff prior to applying. All supported proje...

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Grants to Montana Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Humanities Media Documentary Projects
Deadline: 08/20/18

Grants ranging from $8,000 to $10,000 to Montana nonprofits, schools, IHEs, government agencies, and groups for humanities-oriented film, video, radio, and internet-based documentary projects. Applicants are required to contact program staff prior t...

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Grant to a USA Librarian in Multiple States for Health Sciences Leadership Training
Deadline: 08/31/18

Grant of up to $4,000 to an Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas librarian affiliated with a funding source member institution for mentorship opportunities. The purpose of this award is to prepare and motivate a librarian for a leade...

Grants to Oklahoma Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists for Native American Arts
Deadline: 09/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Oklahoma 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 organiza...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Literary Arts Projects
Deadline: 09/03/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artists, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for literary arts activities. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior to the deadline. Applicants m...

Grants and Tax Credits to Missouri Nonprofits and Businesses for Community Services and Revitalization
Deadline: 09/05/18

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...

Grants to Utah Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 09/15/18

Grants to Utah public library employees or board members to take advantage of professional development opportunities. The purpose of this program is to enhance the skills, abilities, and knowledge of individual library employees so they may better s...

Grants to Massachusetts Educators, Students, and Individuals to Enhance Public Education in Adams and Cheshire
Deadline: 09/15/18

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Massachusetts teachers, administrators, students, and community members to enhance education in Adams and Cheshire public schools. The purpose of this program is to promote achievement both academically and in t...

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Health and Wellness Programs in the Greater Baraboo Ar...
Deadline: 10/15/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to Wisconsin nonprofits, educators and school districts, municipalities, and libraries for programs, projects, and activities that improve the health and wellness of residents of the greater Baraboo, Lake Delton, and Wisconsin...