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State Grants

Number of Grants: 50
Grants to New Brunswick First Nation & Aboriginal Communities & Individuals for Cultural Events
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 to individual New Brunswick First Nation community members at least 18 years of age, a First Nation community, or a recognized Aboriginal organization for nonprofit social, educational, and cultural initiatives. Funding will ...

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 West Virginia Individual Artists and Art Professionals to Travel to Workshops and Conferences
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $300 to West Virginia artists, arts administrators, and arts educators for assistance to attend conferences, workshops, seminars, and showcases outside of the State that will provide opportunities to learn new skills, network with co...

Grants to Northwest Territories Individuals and Businesses for Film and Media Production
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants up to $15,000 to Northwest Territories individual filmmakers and production companies for various aspects of film production and promotion. Funding can assist with completing a small production or trailer and pitch production; marketing and p...

Grants to New Brunswick Music Entrepreneurs for Professional and Business Development Support
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to professional New Brunswick music industry entrepreneurs and entrepreneur groups primarily involved in producing and marketing sound recordings, in order to facilitate business expansion. Applicants should contact grant sta...

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Private and Nonprofit Employers for Job Training
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador private sector and nonprofit employers for training existing and new employees. Funding is intended to increase labor force participation, develop the skills necessary to find and keep meaningful ...

Grants to Nunavut Employers for Job Training and Skill Development for Employees
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nunavut employers to support the training of employees for new and available jobs and to encourage greater employer involvement in training so that skill development is better aligned to job opportunities. Training expense...

Grants to Prince Edward Island Businesses and Industry Associations to Develop Company Websites
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $500 to Prince Edward Island businesses and industry associations to establish an online presence. The purpose of this program is to help Island companies increase business by adopting technology. Eligible costs might include the des...

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, Artists, and Teachers for Arts Activites and Professional Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to Montana nonprofit arts organizations, professional artists, and pre-K-12 teachers to support arts activities and professional development. Funding is available in the areas of professional development (for individuals), pub...

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...

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Public Agencies, Schools, and Artists for Short-Term Arts Residencies
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,200 to Nevada nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and educational institutions to host artists or groups of artists for short-term residencies. Applications are also accepted from individual artists and groups who wish to ho...

Grants to Wisconsin Agencies, Tribes, Schools, and Individuals to Enhance the Training and Education of Hunters
Deadline: 11/15/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Wisconsin government agencies, tribes, institutes of higher education, school districts, conservative organizations, or individuals to enhance the training of new hunters and mentors. Preference will be given to those that...

Grants to North Dakota Nonprofits, Schools and Artists for Career Development and Arts Education
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to North Dakota nonprofit arts organizations, schools, IHEs, individual artists and arts educators to attend educational and training opportunities that will further arts activities and promote artistic development. Funding ma...

Grants to Quebec Professional Visual Artists to Develop or Acquire Tools to Advance Their Art Careers
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Quebec professional visual artists to help with their artistic creation, promotion, or distribution. Funding may be used towards developing or obtaining necessary equipment or tools. Artists may work in the mediums of scul...

Grants to Quebec Professional Artists Working in Music or Theater to Support Writing and Composition Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Quebec professional artists working in music or theater to support writing and composition projects. All projects should be done in collaboration with a performer or organization that seeks to produce and distribute the wo...

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...

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, For-Profits, Individuals and Agencies to Acquire Historic African American Sites
Conference Date: 03/09/17
Deadline: 07/15/17

Grants starting at $1,000 to Maryland nonprofits, for-profits, local governments, and individuals for the preservation of buildings, communities, and sites of historical or cultural significance to the African American experience within the state. A...

Grants to Quebec Comic Book Artists and Professional Writers to Promote Authors' Literary Works at Bookstores
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Quebec comic book artists and professional writers to help authors promote their literary works by increasing their visits to local accredited bookstores. Additionally, this program will seek to advance the development of partnerships amon...

Grants to Quebec Professional Artists to Create and Design New Art Projects to Benefit the Public
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $15,000 to Quebec professional artists for the creation and design of new art projects benefiting the public. Projects may be set up either in or outside of a building, and are not required to be installed in Quebec. Applicants will ...

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...

Grants to Ontario Professional Artists to Enhance their Abilities and Further their Professional Development
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of $7,500 to Ontario artists for projects that will help further their career development. Projects should support local artists in obtaining new techniques and skills that will improve their artistic practice. Grants will be made in two diff...

Grants to Saskatchewan Aboriginal Artists for Projects Involving Indigenous Arts and Culture
Deadline: 10/15/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $7,500 to Saskatchewan Aboriginal artists, groups, or collectives for projects involving Aboriginal art forms and traditions. Applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Consideration will be giv...

Grants to Wyoming For-Profit Companies for Employee Training and Professional Development
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $4,000 to Wyoming businesses to provide employees with training that will enhance their skills in the workplace, improve business productivity, and increase wages. Funding is available to train both new and existing employees. Eligib...

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...

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, For-Profits, Schools, and IHEs for After-School Enrichment Programs
Deadline: 06/27/17
LOI Date: 05/26/17

Grants starting at $50,000 per year to Missouri nonprofits, for-profits, schools, school districts, and IHEs for the provision of after-school enrichment programs. Applicants may submit an Intent to Apply through May 26. Funding will support the est...

Grants to Nevada Individuals, Nonprofits, and Agencies for Career Development in the Arts Sector
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $650 to Nevada artists, arts professionals, arts educators, nonprofits, schools, and public agencies for professional development activities. The purpose of this grant is to encourage continuing education within the State’s nonprof...

Grants to Wyoming Artists, Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Arts Career Development and Capacity Building
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $750 to Wyoming individual artists, nonprofits, agencies, and IHEs for projects that enhance organizational and professional capacity in the arts. Examples of eligible projects include, but are not limited to, conference attendance, ...

Grants to Arizona Individual Artists for New Works, Research, and Artistic Development
Conference Date: 05/26/17
Deadline: 08/24/17

Grants ranging from $3,000 to $5,000 to Arizona individual artists for research and artistic development in any discipline. Webinars are scheduled for May 26 and June 20. Workshops are scheduled for June 14, 16, and July 29. Additionally, one award ...

Award to an Arkansas Public School Teacher for Outstanding Instruction in PreK-12 Classrooms
Deadline: 06/30/17

Award to an Arkansas PreK-12 public school teacher in recognition of excellence in classroom instruction. The winner will be placed on administrative paid leave during the upcoming academic year for professional development and will provide technica...

Tax Credits to Vermont Property Owners to Enhance Historic Buildings in Eligible Commercial Areas
Deadline: 06/30/17

Tax credits to Vermont property owners, including nonprofits, to support the improvement and enhancement of historically significant buildings located in eligible downtown areas and village centers. Credits may be applied to code compliance work, ge...

Grants to Prince Edward Island Entrepreneurs to Support Startup Business Ventures
Conference Date: 05/25/17
Deadline: 07/14/17

Grants of up to $25,000 to Prince Edward Island entrepreneurs for startup funds to launch new business ventures. Free information sessions will take place across the Province on May 25, May 29, May 31, and June 2. Funding is intended to help indiv...

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 Alberta Artists, Ensembles, and Arts Administrators for Music Projects
Conference Date: 06/20/17
Deadline: 09/01/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artist, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for specific projects in the musical arts. An informational workshop will be held in Lethbridge on June 20. First-time applicants must request an onli...

Grants to Alberta Artist Managers and Self-Managed Artists for a Professional Development Program
Conference Date: 06/20/17
Deadline: 09/01/17

Grants of up to $7,500 to Alberta individual artist managers and self-managed artists to participate in a professional development program held in either Toronto or Calgary. An informational workshop will be held in Lethbridge on June 20. First-time...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Dance 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 specific projects in dance arts. An informational workshop will be held in Lethbridge on June 20. First-time applicants must request an online regi...

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits for College and Career Guidance Programs for Students in Grades 7-9
Conference Date: 05/22/17
Deadline: 07/11/17

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations for college preparedness and career awareness programs targeting low-income students in designated public schools and districts. Designated schools are located in Allegany, Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Princ...

Grants to Minnesota Organizations, For-Profits, Agencies, Schools, and Individuals to Help People With Disabilit...
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $50,000 to Minnesota individuals, community organizations, businesses, schools, colleges, government agencies, and support providers to promote social integration and employment for people with disabilities. Considerati...

Scholarships to Vermont Early Childcare Workers to Enroll in College Courses
Deadline: Ongoing

Scholarships of up to $1,000 per semester to Vermont child care providers and licensed staff members to attend relevant college courses. Applicants must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need. The course must take place at an accredited...

Grants to USA Nonprofits, For-Projects, IHEs, and Agencies to Improve State Juvenile Justice Strategies
Deadline: 06/29/17

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, and state governments for the development of a system-wide reform of juvenile justice strategies, as well as related training and technical assistance for strategy implementation. Applican...

Grants to Nebraska Businesses to Enhance Employee Retraining and Improve Business Productivity
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants to Nebraska businesses for programs that will enhance the retraining and advancement of current workers who are employed in, or in the process of being trained for stable, high-quality jobs that will improve business capacity. Funding may be ...

Grants to USA Academics and Professionals for Research and Teaching Opportunities Abroad
Conference Date: 05/31/17
Deadline: 08/01/17

Grants to USA academics and professionals to participate in research and teaching in a broad range of disciplines. Funding will support work at qualifying institutions, research centers, and organizations throughout the world. Opportunities are open...

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits, Employers, IHEs, and Agencies to Strengthen the Workforce
Conference Date: 06/01/17
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations, employers, colleges and universities, workforce boards, labor unions, local governments, and economic development agencies to form strategic partnerships to strengthen the state’s workforce. Partners...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Ensembles, and Arts Administrators for Video and Film 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 video and film arts projects. An informational workshop will be held in Lethbridge on June 20. First-time applicants must request an online registr...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for New Media and Visual Arts Activities
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 specific projects in new media or visual arts. An informational workshop will be held in Lethbridge on June 20. First-time applicants must reques...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Projects in Theater and Performance Arts
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 specific projects in the performance or theater arts. An informational workshop will be held in Lethbridge on June 20. First-time applicants must r...

Grants to Alberta Indigenous Artists and Ensembles for Arts and Cultural Projects
Conference Date: 06/20/17
Deadline: 09/01/17

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

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals for Traditional Arts Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,500 to Nevada nonprofits, agencies, or individuals for traditional arts projects that will significantly impact a specific tradition or cultural community. Applicants should contact the funding source before applying. The goal of ...

Grants to West Virginia Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Schools, and Agencies to Expand Recycling Programs
Deadline: 07/03/17

Grants to West Virginia nonprofits, for-profits, IHEs, schools, and government agencies to improve recycling programs, implement related public outreach programming, and support recycling-related market procurement. Consideration will be given to pr...

Grants to New Hampshire Artist Teams for Apprenticeships in Traditional Art Forms
Deadline: 07/07/17

Grants of up to $3,400 to New Hampshire teams of master and apprentice artists to teach, learn, and preserve traditional art forms. Application drafts may be submitted for review up to two weeks prior to the deadline. Applicants are encouraged to di...

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and IHEs to Expand Markets for Waste Tire Products
Deadline: 06/30/17

Grants of up to $50,000 to Colorado nonprofit organizations, for-profit companies, government agencies, and institutions of higher education to expand the market for products derived from waste tires. Questions may be submitted through June 1. The g...