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Number of Grants: 50
Grants to North Dakota Residents to Enhance Advocacy Skills for the Developmentally Disabled
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants of up to $1,000 to North Dakota developmentally disabled individuals and parents, family members, and guardians of children and adult children with developmental disabilities, to improve advocacy skills. Applications will be considered on a f...

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...

Grants to Montana Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies and Individuals to Conserve Water in Agriculture
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants ranging from $300 to $20,000 to Montana nonprofit organizations, for-profits, government and tribal agencies, individuals and groups for projects that improve irrigation efficiency in agriculture. The purpose of this program is to increase th...

Grants to Ohio Artists, Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Resources to Advance the Careers of Disabled Artis...
Conference Date: 01/19/17
Deadline: 06/01/17

Grants of up to $1,000 to Ohio artists and ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 to nonprofits, agencies, and schools for professional services, travel costs, planning and development, and for equipment and studio expenses to further the careers of artists ...

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...

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 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 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...

Fellowships to Kentucky Scholars to Access Collections for Historical Research
Deadline: 03/01/17

Fellowships ranging from $500 to $2,000 to Kentucky scholars, graduate students, and teachers at colleges and universities to carry out research on state history. Funding will support research-associated travel costs and living expenses. Fellows ar...

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...

Opportunity for New Hampshire Professional Artists to Join an Approved Teaching Roster
Conference Date: 02/10/17
Deadline: 05/05/17

Opportunity for New Hampshire individuals to join a roster of professional artists who are approved to provide arts programs in schools throughout the state. An informational workshop is scheduled for February 10. Applicants are encouraged to consul...

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 North Dakota For-Profits and Individuals to Develop New Agricultural Processing Technology
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants to North Dakota for-profit companies, groups, and individuals in the value-added agricultural industry for technological innovations. Funding may be used for the development of prototype technologies that improve agricultural product quality,...

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Artists for Art Installations in Local Neighborhoods
Conference Date: 02/09/17
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and individual artists or arts professionals to enhance local neighborhoods with public art exhibits. A technical assistance workshop is scheduled for February 9. Applicants may requ...

Grants to Vermont Private Homeowners for Financial Assistance to Replace Old Fuel Tanks
Deadline: Ongoing

Grants to Vermont individual homeowners demonstrating financial need to upgrade, replace, or remove fuel storage heating tanks on their property. Funding may be applied to both aboveground and below ground storage tanks that pose a threat of leakage...

Grants to Virginia Schools, Groups, Individuals, Nonprofits, and Agencies to Help Students Walk or Bike to School
Deadline: 03/02/17

Grants of $1,000 to Virginia elementary and middle schools, school clubs and groups, faculty, staff, parent volunteers, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations for projects that enable students to walk or bike to school. Applicants may wish...

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Expand the Use of Solar Power
Conference Date: 02/28/17
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, and faith-based organizations to expand the use of solar energy throughout the District, with an emphasis on low-income neighborhoods. An information session will be held on Februa...

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs to Address Barriers to Solar Energy Use
Conference Date: 02/28/17
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, private enterprises, faith-based organizations, and IHEs to expand the use of solar energy in the District. An information session will be held on February 28 and questions may be submitted up to one...

Grants to New Jersey Teams of Artists for Folk and Traditional Art Apprenticeships
Conference Date: 02/24/17
Deadline: 04/05/17

Grants of up to $3,000 to New Jersey folk artists and craftspersons to mentor younger artists in folk and traditional arts. Workshops are scheduled for February 24, March 8, 11, and 19. Applicants are encouraged to discuss proposals with program st...

Grants to Virginia Schools, Nonprofits, For-Profits, and IHEs for Out-of-School Academic Enrichment Programs
Conference Date: 03/01/17
Deadline: 04/07/17

Grants starting at $50,000 to Virginia schools, nonprofits, IHEs, faith-based organizations, and for-profit organizations to provide out-of-school-time, academic enrichment opportunities. Applicants must register by February 24 to attend the March 1...

Fellowships to Iowa Individual Artists for Career-Advancing Activities
Deadline: 05/01/17
LOI Date: 03/15/17

Fellowships of $10,000 to Iowa individual artists to take advantage of professional development opportunities. LOIs are due by March 15. The purpose of this program is to support professional artists demonstrative exceptional talent and potential to...

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 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 North Dakota Agricultural Companies and Individuals to Hire Consultants to Improve Operations
Deadline: 03/01/17

Grants to North Dakota value-added agricultural companies, groups, and individuals to work with consultants in order to make their businesses more profitable, competitive, and productive. Projects may involve needs assessments, developing improvemen...

Grants to Colorado Organizations and Agricultural Stakeholders to Improve the Marketing of Specialty Crops
Deadline: 05/15/17
LOI Date: 03/01/17

Grants to Colorado organizations, associations, producer groups, members of academia, local organizations, and other agricultural stakeholders to enhance the market competitiveness of specialty crops. LOIs are due by March 1. Projects may include pr...

Grants to Nebraska Scholars for Innovative Research in the Fields of History and Archeology
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants of $1,000 to Nebraska individual scholars to carry out original research or interpretive writing that address history and archeology specific to the State or Great Plains region. Preference will be given to proposals that delve into previousl...

Grants to Nebraska Businesses to Enhance Employee Retraining and Improve Business Productivity
Deadline: 03/31/17

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 Nebraska Nonprofits, For-Profits, IHEs, Agencies, and Producer Groups to Promote Specialty Crop Markets
Conference Date: 03/31/17
Deadline: 05/01/17
LOI Date: 03/01/17

Grants to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, for-profits, IHEs, government agencies, and producer groups to expand markets for specialty crops. Concept papers are due by March 1. If concept papers are accepted, applicants must attend the March 31 web...

Fellowships to Rhode Island Individuals to Create Works of Art and Achieve Career Goals
Conference Date: 02/27/17
Deadline: 04/01/17

Fellowships of $1,000 and $5,000 to Rhode Island individual artists to focus on creating and completing works of art and achieving career and creative goals. Artists interested in applying should contact program staff. Informational workshops will t...

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 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 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 West Virginia Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Schools, and Individuals to Preserve Historic Buildin...
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants starting at $1,000 to West Virginia nonprofits, for-profits, government agencies, educational institutions and individuals to preserve and restore historically significant sites. Requests will be considered for the preservation, rehabilitatio...

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 Virginia Agencies, Organizations, Corporations, and Individuals to Improve Dams and Prevent Flooding
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants to Virginia government agencies, individuals, corporations, partnerships, and non-governmental organizations to address floodplain management and dam safety. Funding is available to support engineering costs associated with improving dam safe...

Grants to Ontario Media Production Companies for Interactive Digital Content
Conference Date: 03/14/17
Deadline: 04/10/17

Grants to Ontario media production companies for the creation of high-quality, interactive digital media content that will positively impact the province’s economy. Information sessions are scheduled for March 14 and 15. Newly-established companie...

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...

Grants to Rhode Island Individuals and Organizations to Enhance the Market Competitiveness of Specialty Crops
Deadline: 03/31/17

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Rhode Island individuals, agricultural organizations, and educational organizations to enhance the market competitiveness specialty crops produced within the state. Specialty crops include honey, turf grass,...

Grants to Alberta Individual Artists for Art Pieces in Any Medium for Display in Public Buildings
Deadline: 04/01/17

Grants to Alberta individual artists for works of art in the disciplines of sculpture, fiber art, painting, printmaking (excluding reproductions), drawing, ceramics, glass, photography, and mixed media arts. Applicants must request an online regist...

Loans and Royalty Agreements to Iowa Businesses to Bring Technology Innovations to Market
Deadline: 04/03/17

Loans and royalty arrangements to Iowa technology-focused companies for the promotion of market-ready products and innovations. Applicants must be able to demonstrate that their product has a strong potential for commercial success. Funding will ass...