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State Grants

Number of Grants: 50
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...

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 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 Alberta Indigenous Artists and Ensembles for Arts and Cultural Projects
Deadline: 02/01/18

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

Grants to Utah School Teachers and Administrators to Engage Artists for Personal Arts Instruction
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of $500 to Utah classroom teachers and school administrators for an opportunity to enhance their artistic knowledge and skills. New applicants must contact program staff to register to apply, and are encouraged to contact program staff to dis...

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 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...

Grant to Arkansas Individual Artists for Professional Development Opportunities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $100 to $500 to Arkansas artists to pursue professional development opportunities and projects with the potential to advance the artist's career. Eligible requests include registration or travel to a conference, retreat, symposiu...

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, For-Profits, Tribes, and Agencies to Assess Biomass Heating Feasibility
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $3,500 to Montana nonprofits, for-profits, tribes, and public agencies planning to install wood biomass heating systems in their facilities. Funding will be used to hire a qualified firm to carry out a preliminary assessment of the p...

Grants to Arizona Individual Artists and Arts Administrators for Professional Growth and Career Development Oppo...
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $750 to Arizona artists, arts educators, and arts administrators for activities that contribute to career development and professional growth. Funding can only be used for registration, lodging, and transportation costs. ...

Grants and Loans to Pennsylvania Individuals and Small Businesses for Environmentally-Friendly Buildings
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants and loans to Pennsylvania individuals and small businesses for major renovations and constructions associated with high-performance, environmentally-friendly buildings. Funding may be requested for buildings used by small businesses, or for a...

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Individuals to Improve Non-Public Drinking Water Systems
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Montana nonprofits, for-profits, individuals, and associations to upgrade small water systems to meet government regulations. The goal of this program is to assist the owners of small-scale, privately-owned systems who may...

Grant to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities International Exchange
Deadline: 10/27/17

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit arts and humanities organizations and grants of up to $10,000 to individual arts and humanities professionals to foster exchange between the District and its sister cities. First-time applicants mu...

Grants to Ontario Individual Artists for Residencies Outside the Province
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to Ontario individual artists to support residencies at locations outside the province. The purpose of this program is to enable artists to take advantage of professional development opportunities that will further the artist...

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 Maryland Organizations, IHEs, Agencies, and Contractors to Improve Nursing and Assisted Living Facilit...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Maryland organizations, associations, IHEs, government agencies, and private contractors for projects to enhance the quality of care for residents in assisted living and nursing home facilities. Projects most likely to be approved for fund...

Grants to Tennessee Artists and Arts Administrators for Skill Building and Career Growth Activities
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants up to $750 to Tennessee artists and arts administrators for career development opportunities and skill-building activities. Applicants must check the status of funding availability before applying. Applicants must demonstrate how the proposed...

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 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...

Fellowships to South Carolina Individual Artists to Recognize Artistic Excellence
Deadline: 11/01/17

Fellowships of up to $5,000 to South Carolina individual artists to recognize and support excellence in a range of disciplines. The use of fellowship funds is unrestricted. The purpose of this program is to provide recognition that may lead to emplo...

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Reduce Energy Use in Data Centers
Conference Date: 09/28/17
Deadline: 11/02/17

Grants starting at $20,000 to Maryland nonprofits, government agencies, and commercial or industrial organizations to implement energy-efficient technology in data centers throughout the state. Consideration will be given to both new construction or...

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 Washington, DC Nonprofits, Artists, and Arts Professionals for Public Art Installations
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, artists, and arts professionals to design, fabricate, and install artwork in public spaces. The purpose of this program is to enhance local neighborhoods through the installation of permanent or temp...

Contracts for North Carolina Businesses, Institutions, and Agencies to Provide Hearing Aids to Low-Income Reside...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,400 to North Carolina state-affiliated, institutional, or private business hearing aid dispensers to help low-income individuals obtain hearing aids. Dispensers may apply for assistance on behalf of state residents with hearing lo...

Awards to Missouri Retired Educators to Recognize Distinguished Careers in Public Education
Deadline: Ongoing

Awards to Missouri retired educators to recognize distinguished careers and outstanding contributions to the quality of public education, either at the local or state level. Nominees will be evaluated based on their unique contributions to the state...

Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits and For-Profits to Train Existing Employees
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $45,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations and for-profit businesses to defray the cost of workforce training. Funding will help organizations and businesses upgrade the skills of existing employees in order to improve economic ...

Grants to Rhode Island Contractors for Solar and Renewable Energy Installation Projects
Deadline: 10/20/17

Grants of up to $4,000 and up to $8,000 to Rhode Island contractors, third-party finance companies, and other qualifying professional entities for small-scale renewable energy installation projects. Funding is available for the installation of solar...

Grants to Montana Nonprofits and Agencies to Control Noxious Weed Species
Conference Date: 10/18/17
Deadline: 01/06/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to nonprofits, conservation districts, county weed districts, and MSU extensions for projects to mitigate noxious weeds. Applicants are requested to contact the appropriate coordinator in developing an application. Funding is...

Opportunity for Texas Individuals, Businesses, IHEs, and Nonprofits for Inclusion in a Performing Arts Roster
Deadline: 01/31/18

Opportunity for Texas nonprofits, individuals, IHEs, and businesses providing performing arts performances to be listed on a State roster of available performers. Applicants may submit drafts for review up to two weeks before the deadline. Eligible ...

Grants to Wyoming IHEs, Trade Organizations, and Training Agencies to Train a Skilled Workforce
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Wyoming IHEs, industry associations, trade unions, and private workforce training agencies to train skilled workers in a variety of industries that will promote economic growth within the State. The purpose of this grant is to develop a sk...

Grants to Nevada Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Enhance Off-Road Recreational Vehicle Fac...
Deadline: 11/01/17

Grants to Nevada nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, and individuals to support projects related to off-highway vehicle recreation throughout the state. The purpose of this program is to promote the safe and responsible use of off-highway ...

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...

Grants to New Mexico Master Artists to Train Apprentices in Traditional Art Forms
Deadline: 12/01/17
LOI Date: 10/20/17

Grants to New Mexico master folk artists to train dedicated apprentices in traditional art forms. New applicants must submit an application draft for advance review by October 20. The purpose of this program is to maintain traditional art forms prac...

Grants to Maryland Businesses to Provide Alternative Fuel Refilling or Charging Stations
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants to Maryland businesses to support the development of alternative fuel charging and refilling stations for public use. Eligible projects include proper refueling stations, ethanol refueling stations, hydrogen refueling stations, natural gas re...

Grants to Mississippi Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Empower Individuals with Developmental Disabiliti...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Mississippi nonprofits, for-profits, and public agencies for innovative new projects to improve the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities. Funding will support systems change, advocacy, and capacity building...

Grants to North Dakota Individuals, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies for Developmental Disabilities Inclusi...
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,500 per year to North Dakota individuals with disabilities, nonprofits, for-profits, public agencies, and advocacy groups for projects that promote the inclusion of individuals with developmental disabilities in all aspects of com...

In-Kind Grants to Kentucky Organizations and Individuals for Community Oral History Projects
Deadline: Ongoing

In-kind grants to Kentucky organizations, individuals, high school teachers, and historical societies to conduct oral history research at the community or local level. This program provides recording media, applicant training, and audio recording eq...

Awards to Arkansas Individuals, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Municipalities for Tourism Promotion
Deadline: 10/27/17

Awards to Arkansas nonprofits, businesses, individuals, and communities to recognize exemplary contributions to the State’s tourism industry. The awards will be issued in categories such as media, preservation and heritage, festivals and special e...

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 Vermont Nonprofits, Individuals, and Municipalities to Preserve Historic Agricultural Structures
Deadline: 11/06/17

Grants of up to $15,000 to Vermont nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and individuals to support the adaptive use and repair of historically significant agricultural buildings. Funding is intended to rehabilitate buildings that symbolize the s...

Grants to Oregon Individual Artists for Career-Advancing Opportunities
Deadline: 12/05/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 and grants of up to $9,000 to Oregon individual artists practicing in a range of disciplines to take advantage of career-advancing opportunities. Funding is intended to help artists develop their professional, busi...

Grants to Wisconsin Employers, Agencies, and Organizations for Worker Training Programs
Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants starting at $5,000 to Wisconsin employers, public agencies, and private organizations to support employer-led worker training and placement programs. Each application must include at least one employer that commits to hiring successful traine...

Grants to Missouri Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, and Individuals to Improve Waste Management
Deadline: 01/05/18
LOI Date: 11/10/17

Grants to Missouri nonprofit organizations, municipalities, counties, public institutions, private businesses and individuals to enhance waste reduction and recycling. Projects may take place in Audrain, Callaway, Boone, Cooper, Cole, Moniteau, Howa...

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...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Ensembles, and Arts Administrators for Music Projects
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artist, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for specific projects in the musical arts. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior to the deadline. ...

Grants to Alberta Artist Managers and Self-Managed Artists for a Professional Development Program
Deadline: 02/01/18

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. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days ...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Dance Projects
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artists, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for specific projects in dance arts. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior to the deadline. Fundi...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Ensembles, and Arts Administrators for Video and Film Projects
Deadline: 02/01/18

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

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for New Media and Visual Arts Activities
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artists, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for specific projects in new media or visual arts. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior to the d...

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Projects in Theater and Performance Arts
Deadline: 02/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artists, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for specific projects in the performance or theater arts. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior t...