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Total: 58 Awards Grants
Awards to Ohio Individual Artists for Outstanding Achievements in Artistic Works
Conference Date: 01/19/17
Deadline: 09/01/17

Awards of $5,000 to Ohio individual artists to honor outstanding accomplishments in the disciplines of music composition, choreography, fiction, non-fiction, criticism, playwriting, screenplays, and poetry. A webinar will be held January 19, 2017. T...

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Teens and Young Adults for Environmental Advocacy
Conference Date: 03/08/17
Deadline: 05/15/17

Awards of $3,000 to USA, USA Territories, Canada, Mexico, and Caribbean Islands youth (ages 13 to 22) to recognize outstanding environmental leadership and advocacy. An applicant webinar is scheduled for March 8, 28, and 29. In addition to the cash ...

Awards to Recognize California Individuals for Their Work in Advancing Solutions to a Wide Range of State Issues
Deadline: 04/28/17

Awards to California individuals who are working in any field or sector to advance innovative and effective solutions to a broad range of significant state issues. Issue areas can include, but are not limited to, education, health, public safety, h...

Award to a Connecticut Teacher or Administrator for Supporting the Education of Gifted Students
Deadline: 04/30/17

Award to a Connecticut teacher, superintendent, principal, or other administrator for outstanding contributions to the education of gifted and talented children. Funding is intended to recognize an educator who has gone above and beyond to make a di...

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Awards to USA Pre-Tenure IHE Faculty Members for Outstanding Community Engagement through Scholarship
Deadline: 05/01/17

Award to a USA full-time, early-career faculty member to recognize outstanding efforts to connect research, community service and engagement, and teaching. Nominees must be in a pre-tenure position at a tenure-granting institution and within the fir...

Award to Recognize a California Individual for Math Education Advocacy
Deadline: 05/01/17

Award to a California individual to recognize exceptional advocacy for math education on the state or national level. This award is intended for an individual who has demonstrated, over a significant period of time, advocacy for curriculum, assessme...

Awards to Recognize Teachers in New England States for Excellence in Teaching English and Language Arts
Deadline: 05/01/17

Awards to recognize Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island teachers who have demonstrated excellence in teaching English and/or Language Arts. There are two awards currently available. The first award recognize...

Awards to Maine Teachers, Parents, Administrators, and Community Members for Contributions to Gifted Education
Deadline: 05/01/17

Awards to Maine teachers, parents, administrators, mentors, and community volunteers who have contributed in a significant way to the education of gifted and talented youth. Awards are also made to teachers of gifted students in recognition of exce...

Award to an Alaska Classroom Teacher for Outstanding Contributions to Education
Deadline: 05/01/17

Award to an Alaska classroom teacher to recognize outstanding contributions to the quality of their students’ education. The purpose of this awards program is to recognize exemplary teachers who demonstrate outstanding professional accomplishments...

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Award to a California Individual to Publish and Promote Literature about State History
Deadline: 05/01/17

Award with a prize of $5,000 to a California author as an advance for the publication of a book that addresses an aspect of the history of California in an engaging and informative manner. In addition to the cash advance, the prize includes publicat...

Fellowship Award to North Dakota Artists for Work in Theater, Dance, and Traditional Arts
Deadline: 05/01/17

Fellowship awards of $3,500 to North Dakota individuals artists practicing in the areas of theater, dance, and traditional arts. This program supports professional artists who demonstrate exceptional talent in pursuing career-advancing and skill-bui...

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Awards of $750 to New York Early-Career and Student-Age Composers for Concert Music Compositions
Deadline: 05/01/17

Awards of $750 to New York early-career and student-age composers (ages thirty and up). These awards are intended to recognize and encourage promising New York State composers for compositions of concert music for one to seven performers, in any c...

Awards to Georgia Family Farms for Contributions to Agricultural Heritage
Deadline: 05/01/17

Awards to Georgia active family farms to recognize contributions to the preservation of the state’s agricultural history. Applications are invited from family farms that have been in operation for over a century. Farms may receive special recognit...

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Award to a Massachusetts Individual for Outstanding Contributions to the Communities of Adams, Cheshire, or Savoy
Deadline: 05/01/17

Award of $1,000 to a Massachusetts individual to recognize outstanding contributions in helping to improve local communities in the towns of Adams, Cheshire, or Savoy. Nominees should demonstrate that they have made significant contributions by eith...

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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Educators in Multiple States for Contributions to Earth Sciences Education
Deadline: 05/01/17

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 teachers and educators in multiple states and provinces to recognize outstanding contributions to earth sciences education. Nominations are encouraged for educators who address a significant amount of earth science mate...

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Awards to Arizona Individuals in Eligible Areas to Recognize Contributions to Preserving Parks and Public Spaces
Deadline: 05/08/17

Awards of $5,000 and $10,000 to individuals in Southern Arizona and the metro Phoenix area to recognize those that create, preserve, and enhance outdoor spaces, including parks, community gardens, public places, and open spaces. Three finalists will...

Awards to Wyoming PreK-12 Teachers for Excellence in the Teaching Profession
Deadline: 05/08/17

Awards of $450 and $4,000 to Wyoming PreK-12 teachers to recognize outstanding contributions to the teaching profession. Applicant teachers are advised to confirm the deadline in their district well in advance of the May 8 state-level award deadline...

Awards to USA Women for Outstanding Contributions to Volunteer Service and Community Needs
Deadline: 05/08/17

Awards of $10,000 to USA women to recognize outstanding commitment to volunteer service and meeting community needs and concerns. Nominees will also be judged on their passion, the project's impact on addressing problems, and whether the activity's ...

Award to a New York Public School Principal in the Eligible Area for an Exemplary Teacher Development Program
Deadline: 05/12/17

Award of $25,000 to an eligible New York public school principal to enhance or replicate a current teacher development program. Funding is intended to highlight and support excellent practices in increasing teacher effectiveness. Funds may be used f...

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Awards to Recognize New Mexico Businesses for Fast and Successful Growth
Deadline: 05/12/17

Awards to New Mexico businesses and other for-profits for exceptional success and growth in a short amount of time. Applicants must represent locally owned businesses. Awards will be publicized online and in print, and a ceremony will be held in the...

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Awards to Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia Individuals for Fast Business Growth and Community Involvement
Deadline: 05/12/17

Awards to recognize Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia business leaders and entrepreneurs in eligible counties for exceptional company growth over the last year to year and a half. This award is intended for young individuals that are striving to...

Awards to USA Individuals Ages 50 and Above for Creating Positive Social Impact
Deadline: 05/12/17

Awards of $50,000 to USA and territories individuals over the age of 50 to recognize accomplishments in fostering positive social impacts. Strong consideration will be given to candidates working to address areas such as healthy living, caregiving, ...

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Awards to Illinois Organizations, Groups, and Individuals for Library Service Excellence
Deadline: 05/15/17

Awards of $1,000 to Illinois libraries, library consortiums, and non-library institutions, groups, and individuals for superior librarianship. The winner is chosen among the nominees for consistent contribution and service to the library over the ye...

Awards to Recognize Illinois K-12 Teachers for Excellence in Conservation Education Efforts
Deadline: 05/15/17

Awards of $250 to recognize Illinois K-12 public, private, and parochial school teachers for excellence in conservation education efforts. Awards are provided in two age categories: grades K-8 and 9-12. Successful applicants should have incorporat...

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Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers to Translate French Literature
Deadline: 05/15/17

Grants and awards to USA literary publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Consideration will be given to both fiction and non-fiction writings. Eligible liter...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Contributions to Postsecondary History Education
Deadline: 05/15/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding service to history education at a college or university. Nominations will be considered on behalf of individuals affiliated with two-year, four-year, and graduate schools a...

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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Diversity in the Historical Professions
Deadline: 05/15/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals and academic institutions to recognize sustained efforts and initiatives to recruit and retain underrepresented ethnic and racial groups in the historical professions. Strong candidates will demon...

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Group Advancing the Public's Understanding of History
Deadline: 05/15/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group for contributions to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Nominations may be submitted for specific contributions to the file. This could include, for example, works a...

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Award to a USA Playwright for Writing a Dramatic Work That is Challenging, Passionate, and Fearless
Deadline: 05/15/17

Award of $45,000 to a USA playwright for writing a new play that is unique, bold, and fearless. Priority is given to submissions by playwrights of color, women, and first-time playwrights. Funding is intended for unproduced plays that are not main...

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Awards to Vermont Teen Writers for a Short Composition or Poem on Ethical Political Dialogue
Deadline: 05/19/17

Awards of $1,500 and $500 to Vermont teen writers (ages 13 to 19) for a short essay, article, or poem that addresses the issue of civility in political campaigns and dialogues. This award is intended for two young writers who can answer the followi...

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Awards to Recognize New Mexico Nonprofit and Business Executives for Outstanding Leadership
Deadline: 05/26/17

Awards to recognize New Mexico nonprofit and business executives for their achievements as company or organization leaders. Evaluation criteria include the individual's professional achievement, contributions to the community, and leadership skills....

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Award to Recognize a Nebraska Physician for Voluntary Medical Service to the Community
Deadline: 05/30/17

Award of $10,000 to recognize a Nebraska physician for medical volunteer work in their community. This award intends to honor a physician that makes a positive impact in their community outside of their work. The cash prize will go to a nonprofit or...

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Awards to USA High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetry, Fiction, and Literary Nonfiction Works
Deadline: 05/30/17

Awards of $200 to USA high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing poetry, fiction, and/or literary nonfiction works. The funding source will also acknowledge excellence in poetry writing with awa...

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Award to a North Carolina School Administrator for Contributions to Library Media Programs
Deadline: 05/31/17

Award of $1,000 to a North Carolina public or private school administrator to recognize an outstanding library media program. Nominations are accepted on behalf of principals, superintendents, district administrators, curriculum directors, and other...

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Awards to Monterey County, California Nonprofits and Individuals to Recognize Outstanding Dedication to the Arts
Deadline: 05/31/17

Awards to Monterey County, California nonprofits and individuals to recognize outstanding contributions to the arts and to making the community better for local residents through the arts. Nominees may be professionals, volunteers, educators, philan...

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Award to a Southern USA Artist for Work that Contributes to an Understanding of Southern Art
Deadline: 05/31/17

Award of $10,000 to a Southern USA artist who has produced a body of work that contributes to a new understanding of art in the South. This award recognizes the highest level of artistic achievement in any media discipline. Artists must reside, wor...

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Awards to Mississippi Individuals and Groups for Efforts to Improve Educational Programs for Gifted Students
Deadline: 05/31/17

Awards to recognize Mississippi teachers, groups of teachers, parents, school administrators, or any other individual or group of individuals for efforts to improve educational programs and events that benefit gifted students. These awards are inte...

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Award to a Michigan Individual for Outstanding Dedication to Libraries and the Library Profession
Deadline: 06/01/17

Award to a Michigan individual, including community supporters, elected officials, and trustees, for outstanding contributions to libraries and the library profession. Nominees' activities may include advocacy, demonstrating support, and providing f...

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Awards to Nebraska and Western Iowa Groups and Individuals for Acts of Kindness and Contributions to Community S...
Deadline: 06/01/17

Awards to Nebraska and Western Iowa groups and individuals for acts of kindness and good deeds that benefit local residents. These awards acknowledge outstanding deeds or services that have contributed to making the Heartland a better place to live...

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Awards to Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia Businesswomen from Eligible Areas for Achievements and Communit...
Deadline: 06/02/17

Awards to Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia businesswomen from eligible areas to recognize and reward professional achievements, leadership, and community involvement. Nominees may be from any profession or industry, so long as they have made ...

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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for a Winning Video Featuring a Science Experiment
Deadline: 06/15/17

Awards of $1,000, $2,000, and $3,000 to USA, Canada, and International science researchers for a two-minute video of the scientist or a lab member performing a science experiment in the field or in the laboratory. The video must be able to explain t...

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Award to a Vermont Educator for Outstanding Humanities Education in Grades 6-12
Deadline: 06/15/17

Award of $1,000 to a Vermont individual educator to recognize contributions to the quality of humanities education for students in grades 6 through 12. Self-nominations will not be accepted. The purpose of this award is to honor an outstanding educa...

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Prize to a Nova Scotia Artist or Group of Artists for Outstanding Work Reflecting Acadian Culture
Deadline: 06/15/17

Award of $5,000 to a Nova Scotia established individual artist or group of artists to recognize outstanding work in any medium. The purpose of this program is to celebrate interpretive and creative artists whose body of work reflects Acadian values ...

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Awards to Santa Fe, New Mexico Organizations, Businesses, and Individuals for Contributions to the Arts
Deadline: 06/16/17

Awards to Santa Fe, New Mexico individuals, businesses, and organizations to recognize outstanding contributions to the arts in the local community. Strong candidates demonstrate an ongoing commitment to the local arts community that has left a last...

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Awards to Delaware Individuals, Organizations, and Businesses for Wetland Protection and Outreach
Deadline: 06/23/17

Awards to Delaware students, teachers, classrooms, individuals, organizations, and businesses to recognize outstanding work to benefit wetlands. Eligible activities include education, outreach, protection, restoration, assessment, and monitoring. No...

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Award to an Oregon Individual or Organization to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to Health Care in Rural Are...
Deadline: 06/23/17

Award to an Oregon individual, program, or organization to recognize outstanding dedication to improving the quality of and access to health care in rural areas. The award criteria include the long-term impact of their contribution, going above and ...

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Awards to Utah Writers for Unpublished Works of Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction
Deadline: 06/23/17

Awards to Utah individual writers to recognize outstanding works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The purpose of this program is to assist Utah writers in achieving a broader recognition and publication. This awards program is open to original wo...

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Awards to Henderson County, North Carolina Individuals for Superior Philanthropic Leadership
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards of $1,500 to Henderson, North Carolina local philanthropists who make a difference in the community. The purpose of these grants is to honor individuals who demonstrate outstanding leadership abilities through their personal philanthropic eff...

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Award to a New Hampshire Library, Librarian, Individual, or Organization for Contributions to Libraries
Deadline: 06/30/17

Award to a New Hampshire library, librarian, or other individual or organization, to honor significant contributions and service to the state’s library community. Qualifying contributions that may be considered for this award include, but are not ...

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Awards to Canada Individuals, Organizations, and Schools for Outstanding Work Promoting Diversity and Equity
Deadline: 06/30/17

Awards to Canada individuals, organizations, schools, and groups to recognize extraordinary work to advance diversity and fairness within local communities and classrooms. Six different awards are available. Awards will be presented in the fields of...