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Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico Librarian to Recognize Outstanding Dedication to the Profe...

Deadline 10/21/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or Mexico professional librarian to recognize outstanding accomplishments and dedication to the profession. The award program acknowledges a librarian whose service embodies the highest standards and desired outcomes of librarianship, including ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174734

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 10/21/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International literary publishers and theater organizations for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works. Applicants must be registered in the online portal prior in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 10/21/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Practicing artists must be able to demonst...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Rural and Small Community Libraries to Address Community I...

Deadline 12/02/20 Conference Date: 10/22/20

Grants of $3,000 and in-kind support to USA libraries in small and rural communities to address community issues, including the Coronavirus. The goal of the program is to prepare library workers for the expanding role of libraries. Funding is intended to assist librari...

GrantWatch ID#: 140272

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of Coronavirus (COVID-19) related issues, human services, disaster relief, and the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational, Scientific, Cultural, and Charitable Programs

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Fellowships to USA Mid-Career Authors and Scholars to Complete Projects Related to Creative ...

Deadline 11/01/20

Fellowships of $35,000 to USA and territories early mid-career authors and scholars for independent projects in creative nonfiction and history. Fellowships are intended to provide time to complete independent works, and are frequently used to supplement sabbatical lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 162919

Grants to Colorado Nonprofits for Programs Focused on the Adult Workforce, Youth Development...

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations for programs that focus on youth development, the adult workforce, and public policy. Funding may be used for capital, operating, and program support requests. Nonprofit organizations located throughout Colorado may apply, but...

GrantWatch ID#: 180018

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Individuals to Research, Archive, and Preserve Music

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and individuals for music-related research and preservation projects. Funding is intended to help safeguard public and private collections of music and other recorded sounds th...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Individuals for Bibliographical and L...

Deadline 11/02/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, libraries, and organizations to compile scholarly library resource lists serving United States library patrons. Examples of lists include indexes, reading lists, webliographies and other guides to li...

GrantWatch ID#: 174274

Awards to USA Libraries and Museums for their Contributions to Local Communities

Deadline 11/02/20

Awards to USA and Territories libraries and museums for their contributions to local communities. Selected institutions demonstrate extraordinary approaches to serving their constituents; they exceed expected levels of community outreach. These organizations have estab...

GrantWatch ID#: 182179

Awards to USA Librarians to Recognize Outstanding Service and Accomplishments

Deadline 11/09/20

Awards of $5,000 to USA librarians for outstanding service to public, school, college, university, and community college libraries. Awards are intended to recognize librarians for going above and beyond their role as librarian and improving lives in their communities. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174273

Grants to USA Writers to Write Nonfiction Humanities Books for a General Audience

Deadline 12/16/20 Conference Date: 11/09/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA writers to write nonfiction books that foster engagement with the humanities. Applicants are advised that required registration may take at least two weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support well-researched books in any area of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Writers to Recognize an Outstanding Debut Literary ...

Deadline 11/15/20

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and international writers to recognize an outstanding debut literary work. Submissions must be the author's first fiction publication. The winning stories will be published in an annually released anthology. The purpose of the award is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603

Grants to USA Museums for Capacity Building Activities

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to USA and territories museums, and government agencies and nonprofit organizations applying on behalf of museums to increase their capacity to serve the public. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 148060

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance Museum Services

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for initiatives to enhance museum services. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for activities related to information access, liter...

GrantWatch ID#: 162641

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Capacity Building and Professional Development at ...

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for initiatives to benefit African American museums. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to expand institutional capacity as well a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162642

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Housing Authorities to Achieve Economic Independence f...

Deadline 11/19/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and resident associations, tribes, and housing authorities to help public and indigenous housing residents achieve economic stability and independence. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 183861
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Library Employee to Attend a Professio...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or library employee to cover expenses related to attending a professional conference. Eligible applicants are those that are new to the field of archives preservation. Funding is intended to subsidize the costs require...

GrantWatch ID#: 149313

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Institutions to Advance and Promote Foreign Studies

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions to foster increased foreign studies. Funding is intended to support innovative or existing programs and to support programs at small institutions and institutions without an existing program. Progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162188
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Librarian for Outstanding Leadership

Deadline 12/01/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to acknowledge outstanding contributions to the field. The purpose of this program is to recognize an early-career librarian who demonstrates outstanding potential for continuing leadership and professional contributio...

GrantWatch ID#: 174845

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Honor Contributions to Electronic Col...

Deadline 12/01/20

Award of $2,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to electronic collections development practice and administration. In addition to the monetary prize, the awardee will also receive a citation. This award recognizes si...

GrantWatch ID#: 174847

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Group for Collaborative Historical Re...

Deadline 12/01/20

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group in recognition of activities that promote the preservation of documentation. The award is intended to honor collaborative efforts of projects to preserve resources in historical institutions, librar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174890

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 04/01/21 LOI Date: 12/01/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Public Schools, and Colleges ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools and colleges for projects and programs that foster the growth of bluegrass music. Funding is intended for cultural, educational, organizational dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 176895

Grants to USA Librarians and Para-Professionals from Underrepresented Groups to Attend a Nat...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA librarians and para-professionals to attend a professional conference. Funding is intended to support individuals from underrepresented populations. Funding may be used to cover registration fees, travel expenses, and accommodations. Atten...

GrantWatch ID#: 187351

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Governments, and IHEs for the Translation and Pre...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. The program encourages applications for long-term and short-term editorial projects, as well as projects that are at a plan...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Academic Librarian to Recognize Achievements in Adv...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International academic librarian to recognize achievements in advancing library services. Eligible nominees are employed by an IHE library or a nonprofit consortium. Nominees should demonstrate achievements that have contributed significantly...

GrantWatch ID#: 160081
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Recognize Excellence in Library Develo...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to acknowledge contributions to the field of library services. The purpose of the award program is to honor librarians for their remarkable achievements in librarianship or library development. Contributions ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174848
NEW

Awards to USA and Canada IHE Libraries in Recognition of Outstanding and Collaborative Libra...

Deadline 12/04/20

Awards to USA and Canada academic libraries in recognition of the collaborative efforts of personnel to serve their communities in creative and innovative ways. The award is intended to honor the staff who display leadership in programming and work together to uphold t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174849

Award to a USA Librarian to Recognize Contributions to Instruction in a Research or College ...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award to a USA librarian to recognize the outstanding work of an individual who has contributed to the enhancement of instruction in a research or college library. In addition to the cash prize, the awardee will also receive a plaque. Nominees will have achieved a subs...

GrantWatch ID#: 174850

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Team for an Outstanding Information Li...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award of $3,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or team to recognize exemplary programs about information literacy. Eligible nominees carried out projects in research libraries or academic libraries within the past two years. Projects nominated for the awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 174851
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Grants to USA Publishers at Nonprofits or IHEs to Support Digital Publishing of Books Relate...

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants of $5,500 to USA publishers at nonprofit organizations or IHEs to support digital publishing of books on humanities-related subjects. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The goal of this competitive...

GrantWatch ID#: 190874
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/31/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for activities that perpetuate the art of poetry in American culture and expand awareness of the positive effects of poetry on society. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funds may be requested for po...

GrantWatch ID#: 146023
NEW

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/20

Awards of $3,000 to a USA or Canada author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in children’s literature. Nominations are accepted on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Recognize Contributions to Information ...

Deadline 01/15/21

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize outstanding contributions to the fields of information literacy and library instruction. Nominations should be based on formal or informal research on the topic, the cre...

GrantWatch ID#: 166583
NEW

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library to Acknowledge Contributions to Information...

Deadline 01/15/21

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International library to acknowledge contributions to the development and augmentation of information literacy instruction. The award is available to both academic and non-academic libraries. Preference wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 166586

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists to Participate in a Residency Program...

Deadline 01/18/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists, writers, and composers to participate in a residency program. The purpose of the program is to provide artists with a tranquil environment in which to pursue their goals. Artists will be given accommodation at the...

GrantWatch ID#: 176635

Award to a USA or Canada Library in Recognition of Staff Development Program

Deadline 02/01/21

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library to recognize achievements in the area of professional development. The award honors an institution that offers a workforce development program designed to enhance staff abilities and increase the effectiveness in reaching obje...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 02/08/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA journalists to cover costs incurred while researching and writing groundbreaking stories. Prior to submitting an application, applicants must obtain a commitment letter for publication of the proposed story in a US media outlet. Funding i...

GrantWatch ID#: 178022
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Grants to Colorado Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects to Support Child Development

Deadline 02/15/21

Grants to Colorado nonprofit organizations and public agencies for projects to support positive child development. Funding is intended to assist children's caregivers by building social networks, increasing access to information and resources, and providing professiona...

GrantWatch ID#: 187745

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 03/01/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, and colleges and universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subject...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/21

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to recognize USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their n...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

In-Kind Grants of New Children's Books to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas

Deadline 04/01/21

In-kind grants of new children's books to USA public and tribal libraries in rural areas. The purpose of the project is to increase access to quality children's books. Recipients will be able to choose the most appropriate books for their community from a list of over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Charitable Activities

Deadline 06/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for charitable, scientific, educational, literary, and religious purposes. Funding is also intended for the prevention of child abuse and cruelty to animals. Preference will be given to organizations where at least one member of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 181481

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for Mobile Libraries Serving Disadvantaged C...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for mobile lending libraries serving disadvantaged children. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool throu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779

Grants to Nebraska, Iowa, and Colorado Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Need

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Nebraska, Iowa, and Colorado nonprofit organizations to support young people and families in eligible communities. The Foundation provides modest, need-based grants directed to small and usually local organizations for individuals (especially...

GrantWatch ID#: 181549

Donations & Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits & For-Profits for Education, Literacy, and the Ar...

Deadline Ongoing

Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Adult Education and Literacy Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support new and existing education and literacy programs for adults. Funding is intended to teach literacy skills that will allow adult students to grow, communicate, and thrive. Funding requests must align with...

GrantWatch ID#: 156183