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Total: 50 Literacy & Libraries Grants
Grants to Staten Island, New York Nonprofits and Artists for Public Arts and Cultural Programming
Conference Date: 10/03/17
Deadline: 10/27/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Staten Island, New York nonprofit organizations and individual artists partnering with a nonprofit for the presentation of arts and cultural programming. Upcoming seminars are scheduled for October 3 and October...

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities Events and Projects
Conference Date: 10/04/17
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $10,000 to individual arts and humanities professionals to implement arts and humanities projects serving diverse communities. Workshops are scheduled for October ...

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...

Grants to Quebec Comic Book Artists and Professional Writers to Promote Authors' Literary Works at Bookstores
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants to Quebec comic book artists and professional writers to help authors promote their literary works by increasing their visits to accredited bookstores. Additionally, this program will help grow audiences and improve collaborations among books...

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Grants to Israel and Germany Early-Career Scientists for Joint Studies in Life Sciences, Medicine, and Humanities
Deadline: 10/24/17

Grants averaging €20,000 to Israel and Germany early-career scientists employed at qualifying IHEs, government, and nonprofit research agencies and hospitals for projects in life sciences, medicine, and humanities. The purpose of this program is t...

Awards to USA, Canada, and Mexico Librarians for Extraordinary Achievements in the Profession
Deadline: 10/31/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico professional librarian to recognize outstanding accomplishments and achievements within the field. Nominations are invited on behalf of those whose actions represent the loftiest service goals within the profession....

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Awards to Massachusetts Individuals for Outstanding Contributions and Commitment to Literacy Education
Deadline: 10/31/17

Awards of $1,000 to Massachusetts individuals for outstanding contributions to literacy education. Awards are intended for those individuals who have demonstrated significant commitment and who have received excellent results through their work in l...

Grants to Harney County, Oregon Individuals and Nonprofits for Community-Based Cultural Events and Activities
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,500 to Harney County, Oregon nonprofits and individuals to develop cultural events that are open to the community. Funding is intended to raise awareness of the humanities, arts, and local heritage, and to improve acce...

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Grants to New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts Individuals and Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Arts-Based...
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $500 to Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools and libraries in eligible regions for projects and materials that encourage public learning about Judaism, especially its heritage, cultur...

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Awards to USA, Canada and International Individuals for Emerging Leadership in the Library Field
Deadline: 11/03/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize leadership in the library world. Nominations are invited on behalf of up-and-coming librarians, library workers, publishers, vendors, and others. The purpose of this program is to ide...

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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Individuals for Bibliographical and Library Aids
Deadline: 11/03/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, libraries, library programs, and Funding Source affiliates to assemble scholarly library resource guides serving United States library patrons. Examples of resources include index...

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Grants to Chicago, Illinois Teachers and Educators to Enhance PreK-8 Public School Education
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants of up to $600 to Chicago, Illinois PreK-8 public school teachers and educators for classroom-scale and school-wide projects that address specific social, emotional, and academic needs of students. Funding may be used for supplies, books, fiel...

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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants starting at $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations where the Funding Source has a presence for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Sp...

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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...

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 Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community and Economic Development
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants starting at $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations where the Funding Source has a presence for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Enfield, Suffield, Som...

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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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Grants to Kentucky LEAs, Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs for Out-of-School Enrichment Programs
Deadline: 11/20/17

Grants to Kentucky LEAs, nonprofits, for-profits, faith-based organizations, IHEs, and government agencies for the implementation of quality out-of-school programming to promote social development and student achievement. Programs will offer academi...

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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...

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Grants to Wyoming Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants of up to $1,750 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 Bay Area, California Nonprofits and Artists for New and Innovative Works that Promote Diversity
Conference Date: 11/30/17
Deadline: 12/29/17

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 Scholars and Doctoral Graduates for Research in Science, Humanities, or Any Other Discipline
Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars for research in the sciences, humanities, or any other area of knowledge. The Funding Source is particularly interested in applicants that have recently completed their doctorates. Funding is intended to help c...

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Grants to New Mexico Nonprofits, IHEs, and Schools for Arts Activities and Operating Support
Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to New Mexico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, schools, and IHEs for a broad range of arts programming benefitting public audiences. New applicants are required to submit a proposal draft for review by the October 20 adva...

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Grants to New York City Businesses for Employee Training Programs
Deadline: 12/15/17

Grants starting at $10,000 to New York City businesses to provide employees with training programs. Interested businesses must submit a pre-application prior to submitting a full application. Businesses will identify the training needs for staff mem...

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Grants to Shasta County, California Organizations and Individuals to Benefit Children and their Families
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $250 to $1,500 to Shasta County, California organizations and individuals for projects that benefit pregnant women, children ages 0-5 years old, their families, and providers working on behalf of young children. Funding is intend...

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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...

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Awards to New Mexico Individuals and Organizations for Contributions to the Field of History
Deadline: 01/15/18

Awards to New Mexico students, authors, avocational and professional historians, and organizations to recognize outstanding contributions to the discipline of history. Nominations will be considered across a range of categories for exemplary contrib...

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Grants to Utah Library Employees for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: 01/15/18

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 Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Literary Arts Projects
Deadline: 02/01/18

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...

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Grants to Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors
Deadline: 03/15/18

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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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...

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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community Development Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations where the Funding Source has a presence for programs that improve the quality of life for families and individuals. Eligible areas include Enfield, Suffield, Somers, Windsor Locks, East W...

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Grants to Russell County, Kansas Adults and Youth to Participate in Sports, Arts, and Literacy Programs
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $400 to Kansas adults and youth to support participation in extra-curricular programs and activities in Russell County and surrounding areas. Activities can include athletics, literacy programs, performing arts, and visual arts. Fund...

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Grants to Georgia Nonprofits and Individuals for Program Support and Financial Assistance
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to Georgia nonprofit organizations for targeted program support and grants of up to $3,500 to individuals for financial assistance. Applicants may be located in Banks, Clarke, Barrow, Gwinnet, Franklin, Jackson, Hall, Madison...

Grants to Pinellas County, Florida Nonprofits, Businesses, and Agencies for Healthcare, Literacy, and Nutrition P...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to Pinellas County, Florida nonprofit organizations, community agencies, and businesses for programs and projects that focus on the areas of healthcare, literacy, and nutrition. This program is intended to provide small, one-...

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...

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...

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 Minnesota Artists in Eligible Counties for Professional Development and Project Support
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,500 and grants of up to $2,500 to Minnesota artists and individuals (age 18 and up) living in Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, or Wadena counties for professional development or project support. Grants are available in two cat...

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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...

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...

Grants to Tennessee K-12 Educators for Professional Development in Arts Education
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $100 to $1,000 to Tennessee full-time educators to improve their professional capacity to integrate the arts into K-12 educational settings. Arts integration may involve bringing performing, literary, and visual arts into non-art...

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Grants to Quebec Professional Writers and Storytellers for the Creation of Public Literary Performances
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Quebec professional writers, storytellers, and spoken word artists working in the literary realm to help support the creation of public performances and presentations. Artists should either be in the middle of their career...

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Grants to New Mexico Library Employees for Professional Development and Continuing Education
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $250 to New Mexico library employees to support continuing education and professional development activities. Funding may be used for registration and tuition costs, the purchase of materials, and travel, meals, and lodging. Applican...

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Grants to Connecticut and Massachusetts Nonprofits for Economic Development, Community, and Health Programs
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to Connecticut and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs and events that benefit residents in communities where the funding source does business. The Foundation’s emphasis is on programs and ser...

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Grants to Canada Published Writers Currently Working on Book-Length Projects to Cover Crisis-Related Expenses
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to published Canada writers for financial assistance to cover expenses associated with an emergency situation. Funding is intended to provide professional writers with monetary relief and thereby enable them to ...

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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Social and Economic Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations where the Funding Source has a presence for community and economic development programs that benefit underserved individuals and families. Eligible areas include Springfield, West Sprin...