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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes for Arts Activities and Events

Deadline 02/09/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, agencies, and tribal entities for arts initiatives and events. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Eligible disciplines include media arts, dance, design, musical theater, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 189889

Grant to a USA Library Employee to Participate in Continuing Education Events

Deadline 02/15/23

Grant of up to $1,000 to a USA library employee to participate in continuing education events related to library and information sciences. The purpose of this program is to support continual learning, leadership development, and quality library service. The grant recip...

GrantWatch ID#: 174858

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Educator for Contributions to the Field of Language ...

Deadline 02/15/23

Award to a USA, Canada, or International educator to recognize contributions to the field of elementary language arts education. The purpose of this program is to recognize an individual who has had a significant impact on the field of literacy, enhanced classroom prac...

GrantWatch ID#: 200118

Grants to Alaska Nonprofits, Tribes, Schools, and School Districts for Cultural Programs tha...

Deadline 02/15/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to Alaska nonprofit arts organizations, tribal entities, private and public schools, libraries, and school districts for cultural heritage programming designed for children and youth. Funding is intended for activities and projects that allow ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 200509

Award to a USA Translator to Recognize Excellence in the Translation of Poetry

Deadline 02/15/23

Award to a USA translator to recognize excellence in the translation of poetry. The award recipient will be honored for the outstanding translation into English of a poetry collection written in any language. The translated work must be no less than 48 pages and must h...

GrantWatch ID#: 200753

Award to a USA Poet for a Book-Length Poetry Manuscript Translated to English from Spanish

Deadline 02/15/23

Award of $1,000 to a USA poet for an original book-length poetry manuscript that has been translated from Spanish to English. The winning manuscript may address any topic and be composed in any style. The purpose of the award is to highlight and support Latinx literatu...

GrantWatch ID#: 202813

Grants to USA and Canada Qualified Donees, Nonprofits, Schools, and Political Subdivisions t...

Deadline 02/16/23

Grants to USA and Canada qualified donees, nonprofit organizations, tribal governments, educational institutions, and political subdivisions, including libraries and school districts to benefit residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 200416

Award to a USA Library or Library System for Outstanding Service Within the Labor Community

Deadline 02/17/23

Award to a USA library to acknowledge outstanding efforts to engage the labor community and bring awareness to the contribution and history of the labor movement’s role in developing the United States. Qualifying initiatives include outreach projects targeting local ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174852

Grant to a USA Librarian to Attend a Professional Development Conference

Deadline 02/17/23

Grant to a USA librarian for travel expenses to attend a professional development conference. Preference will be given to library professionals who can demonstrate the greatest need for education, professional development, networking, and service to their local communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 174853

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Extraordinary Contributions to Refer...

Deadline 02/17/23

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of reference librarianship. Eligible contributions may involve writing or publishing books or articles about the reference field; teaching activities that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176026

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian, Educator, or Researcher for Contribution...

Deadline 02/17/23

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International current or former librarian, educator, or researcher for extraordinary contributions to adult services at libraries. Contributions will be evaluated based on factors such as creativity and innovation, the impact on oth...

GrantWatch ID#: 176050

Award to USA Library Organization to Recognize Improved Services for People with Disabilities

Deadline 02/17/23

Award of $1,000 to a USA library organization in recognition of improved services to people with disabilities. The award is intended to honor a library for efforts to expand existing or create new services. Projects should demonstrate innovation and organization. The a...

GrantWatch ID#: 192811

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library or Library System to Recognize the Developm...

Deadline 02/17/23

Award of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or international library or library system for the creation of a new reference tool to benefit patrons. The purpose of the award is to recognize the achievement of providing patrons with a unique and creative resource. Eligible resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 192813

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Institution to Recognize Support of L...

Deadline 02/17/23

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual or institution in recognition of contributions to library-related activities or services that benefit people with physical disabilities. The award can honor a specific library program, general activities for the blind...

GrantWatch ID#: 192831

Fellowships to USA Poets to Undertake Impactful Civic Projects and Create New Work

Deadline 02/17/23

Fellowships of $50,000 to USA and territories poets to engage in impactful civic projects and the creation of new work. Selected fellows are official poet laureates with a history of published work who are recognized in their field. The program is intended to honor po...

GrantWatch ID#: 207004
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Libraries for Community Engagement Projects and Resources

Deadline 02/28/23

Grants of up to $20,000 and in-kind support to USA libraries in rural areas for community engagement projects and resources. In-kind support includes professional development, project and technical support, and online resources for library staff. Funding may be used fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 140272

Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Improve Library Resources and Provide Professional Developmen...

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories Indian tribes to improve library resources and provide professional development opportunities for library staff. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

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

Deadline 03/01/23

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

Grants to Alaska Professional Artists to Participate in Professional Opportunities

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants of up to $1,000 to Alaska professional visual, literary, performing, and traditional artists to participate in professional opportunities. The purpose of the funding is to allow artists to participate in unique, short-term opportunities that will advance their w...

GrantWatch ID#: 176239

Grants to Alaska Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Entities and Schools for Short-Term Arts Works...

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants of up to $1,500 to Alaska nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal entities, and schools for short-term arts-related workshops. Workshops may include performing, visual, craft, traditions, literary, and media arts, as well as arts administration. All...

GrantWatch ID#: 181297
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Grants to USA and Canada PreK-12 Teachers for Book Purchases to Enhance Classroom Libraries

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants of $1,000 to USA and Canada PreK-12 teachers for book purchases to enhance their classroom libraries. Grantees will choose books based on the specific needs of their students. Funding is intended for applicants dedicated to regular independent reading during cla...

GrantWatch ID#: 194170
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and German Journalists for Expenses Associated with Participation ...

Deadline 03/01/23

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and German journalists for expenses associated with participation in an exchange program. Certain applicants must provide a letter of commitment from media outlets to publish their articles. The goal of the program is to increase awareness a...

GrantWatch ID#: 194576

Opportunity for USA High School and College Students to Participate in an Essay Contest

Deadline 03/01/23

Opportunity for USA high school and college students to participate in an essay contest. Winners will receive cash prizes of up to $2,000. Essays must address topics related to free expression and should be original and clearly written. Winning essays will be published...

GrantWatch ID#: 201307

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Ethical Journalism

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to promote ethical journalism. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects and programs that advocate for freedom of the press and provide education and training for future jou...

GrantWatch ID#: 203599

Grants to Alaska Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Eligible Locations

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants of up to $25,000 to Alaska nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for activities and programs that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to assist nonprofits, including libraries and community-based organizations, by supporting local programs and ser...

GrantWatch ID#: 203677
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Fellowships to USA Published Writers for Career Advancement in Creative Writing

Deadline 03/08/23

Fellowships of $25,000 to USA published writers demonstrating artistic excellence to dedicate time to creative literary pursuits and professional advancement. Applicants must pre-register prior to applying. Applications are currently invited in the category of prose (f...

GrantWatch ID#: 178745
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Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/09/23 Conference Date: 03/08/23

Grants to USA community colleges and two-year institutions of higher education to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fields. Projects mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Tribal IHEs in Multiple States to Enhance Humanities Programs

Deadline 05/09/23 Conference Date: 03/08/23

Grants to USA tribal colleges and universities in multiple states to enhance existing humanities programs or develop new programs. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related field...

GrantWatch ID#: 181579

Grants to USA IHEs to Strengthen and Expand the Humanities Curriculum

Deadline 05/09/23 Conference Date: 03/08/23

Grants to USA institutions of higher education to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fields. Projects must address a core topic or set o...

GrantWatch ID#: 190283

In-Kind Donations to USA Organizations to Enhance Literacy Programs

Deadline 03/15/23

In-kind donations of books, resources, and instructional materials to USA organizations to enhance literacy programs. Priority will be given to nonprofit applicants that provide free programming for participants. Funding is intended to support services and programming ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159125

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Holocaust Research and Writing

Deadline 03/15/23

Award to a USA, Canada or International individual for scholarly research and writing on the Holocaust. Only books containing new research on the Holocaust, or its antecedents and aftermath, will be considered. Research accuracy, methodology, scholarship, literary meri...

GrantWatch ID#: 170921

Grants to USA Community Organizations and Libraries for Storytelling Programs for Indigenous...

Deadline 03/15/23

Grants of $500 to USA and territories community organizations and libraries serving families and children for storytelling programs. Funding is intended for programs that explore and celebrate Asian/Pacific American and American Indian and Alaska Native communities thr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173301

Grants to USA and Canada Libraries to Develop Gaming Collections and Programs

Deadline 03/15/23

Grants of up to $500 to USA and Canada school and public libraries to develop gaming collections and programs for their local communities. Eligible libraries will demonstrate financial need, institutional support, and a sustainable plan for maintaining the program. Pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 201442
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Libraries for Exceptional Public Relations Programs

Deadline 03/17/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International libraries for exceptional public relations programs. Examples of eligible programs include innovative partnerships in the community, awareness campaigns, fundraising for a new college library, a year-long centennial celebration,...

GrantWatch ID#: 161380
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Language Preservatio...

Deadline 03/17/23

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals and institutions for activities to preserve languages. Funding may be used for travel, equipment, consultations, and other project-related costs. Requests may be submitted for language documentation a...

GrantWatch ID#: 180305

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Authors for Jewish-Themed Nonfiction Books

Deadline 03/31/23

Awards to USA, Canada, and International authors for nonfiction books on Jewish subjects. In addition to the cash prize, winners will receive marketing and promotion assistance. Awards are available for books that involve themes that align with the Fund's focus areas, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159486
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Grants to Alaska Individuals, Nonprofits, and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Financial Assis...

Deadline 03/31/23

Grants of up to $2,500 to Alaska individuals and grants of up to $10,000 to Alaska nonprofit organizations and agencies for financial assistance and community benefit projects in the funding source's service area. Individuals must demonstrate financial need. Organizati...

GrantWatch ID#: 179603
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Community Leaders for Capital Projects to Revitalize Public Com...

Deadline 03/31/23

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, nonprofit leaders, elected officials, and town managers and employees for capital projects to revitalize public community spaces in rural areas. The purpose of the program is to create and restore communal spaces ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197389
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/23 LOI Date: 04/01/23

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

Deadline 04/01/23

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
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Awards to USA Nonprofits to Recognize High-Quality Illustrated Books in Eligible Fields

Deadline 04/01/23

Awards of $5,000 and an award of $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in recognition of the publication of a high-quality illustrated book. Awards will be given for books in areas that include the built and natural environments and the fine arts, as well as related p...

GrantWatch ID#: 194745

Grants to USA Professional Writers for Critical Financial Support During Times of Crisis

Deadline 04/01/23

Grants to USA professional writers for critical financial support during times of economic difficulty. Funding is intended to assist journalists, poets, authors, translators, screenwriters, and playwrights who can demonstrate how the funds will help them address a shor...

GrantWatch ID#: 198123
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support the Provision of Literacy Services for Students

Deadline 04/01/23

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support the provision of literacy services for students. Funding is intended for general operations, including but not limited to equipment, supplies, salaries, space rental, technology, teacher stipends, and mor...

GrantWatch ID#: 199955
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Grants to USA Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 04/03/23

Grants to USA federally recognized Indian tribes to improve library services in Native communities. Applicants are advised to complete required registrations well in advance of the application deadline. Funding is intended for digital services, educational programs, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 165538
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Educational Institutions to Support Japanese Language Education P...

Deadline 04/10/23

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and educational institutions to establish, expand, or maintain Japanese language education programs. Applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to cover expenditur...

GrantWatch ID#: 144103
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Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 04/30/23

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to honor USA and territories K-12 American history teachers for excellence in the field. Nominations are welcome on behalf of educators who demonstrate commitment, leadership, and creativity, as well as effective use of sources...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 04/30/23

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
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In-Kind Book Donations to USA Schools, Title 1 Educators, and After-School Programs to Benef...

Deadline 04/30/23

In-kind book donations to USA schools, Title 1 educators, and after-school programs to benefit low-income students. The purpose of the program is to provide teachers with additional resources to instill a love of learning and reading in their students. Grants will be a...

GrantWatch ID#: 164344
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Awards to Alaska Writers to Recognize Outstanding Literary Work

Deadline 04/30/23

Awards of $5,000 to Alaska individual writers to recognize outstanding literary work. The awards are intended to honor exceptional writers of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, playwriting, screenwriting, and mixed genres. The main consideration in determining who r...

GrantWatch ID#: 198180

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Author to Recognize an Outstanding Work in the Fiel...

Deadline 05/01/23

Award of $50,000 to a USA, Canada, or International author to recognize contributions to the field of Jewish literature. The award recipient will be honored for an outstanding work of nonfiction that explores modern Jewish thought and increases awareness of the meeting...

GrantWatch ID#: 202025
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