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Kentucky Art Grants & Culture Grants:  134 Arts and Culture Grants for Kentucky.

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Indemnity Program for USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Art and Artifacts on Exhibit

Deadline 06/17/19

An indemnity program is available to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies holding collections on exhibit within the country. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to the application deadline. Funding is intended for the coverage of qualifying objects of cultural, educational, scientific, or h...

GrantWatch ID#: 152663

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Digital Preservation and Sharing of Humanit...

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and IHEs for digital humanities projects. Funding is intended for digital projects at any stage of development from the start-up phase, implementation, and long-term sustainability. In honor of the upcoming 250th anniversary of the USA, projects focused on the Declaration of I...

GrantWatch ID#: 176104

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 06/19/19

Grants averaging $250 to USA and territories artists to support creative projects. Funding is intended to assist with expenses such as recording studio time, performances, art supplies, exhibits, project-related expenses, and residencies. This grant is open to artists of any discipline. Funding is intended to support artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 185827

Grants to USA and Canada PreK-8 Schools for Art-Infused Professional Development Initiatives

Deadline 06/21/19

Grants of $2,500 and art supplies valued at $1,000 to USA and Canada PreK-8 schools whose principal is a funding source member for art-infused professional development programs that utilize creative capacity-building. Funding is intended to create a long-term school-wide commitment to art education and to help students dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 171168

Grants to USA Noncommercial Public Radio Stations for Operations and Quality Programming

Deadline 06/24/19

Grants to USA noncommercial, educational public radio stations that provide quality public service programming to their communities. Funding is intended for stations to expand the scope and quality of services to local communities. Grants must be used by station recipients for general station operations and programming ex...

GrantWatch ID#: 131984

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Integrate Arts and Culture into Social and Ci...

Deadline 08/08/19 Conference Date: 06/24/19

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofits and government entities for collaborative projects that integrate arts, design, and culture into community development initiatives. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that promote systemic changes t...

GrantWatch ID#: 172667
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Culture, Art, and Youth Development

Deadline 06/28/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for projects and programs in the areas of health, culture, art, and youth development. Funding is intended to support organizations that serve families and children. The fund supports nonprofit organizations that serve children and families nationally. The RCF Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 184044
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Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Individuals to Encourage Creative Use of Light in a Wide R...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico individuals aged 35 or under, to support and encourage creativity in the art or science of illumination. Consideration will be given to candidates producing works using light in art, architecture, education, health, environmental design, software design, fixture design, and theater. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 155889
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Scholarships to USA, Canada, and International Singers and Musicians to Pursue Irish Music S...

Deadline 06/30/19

Scholarships of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International singers and musicians for the study of Irish instrumental music or song. Past scholarships have been used to support the study and compilation of session tunes, Sean Nos lessons, and instrumental music lessons. Applicants may be of any age and ethnic background.

GrantWatch ID#: 157545

Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits to Acquire and Protect Historic Civil War Sites

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA state and local government agencies for the acquisition and preservation of Civil War battlefield sites. Funding is intended to help communities purchase land through fee simple methods, or acquire a protective interest in eligible land through easements. Grants must be used to acquire ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160302

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Filmmaker for a Unique Film Project

Deadline 06/30/19

Grant and in-kind services to a USA, Canada, and International filmmaker to support a unique film project that contributes to society. Funding is intended to support a film that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible projects include feature-length films, short films, web or television serie...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Museums for Exhibitions Featuring Ar...

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, festivals, museums, and biennials for exhibits featuring artists from Israel. Funding is intended for a range of exhibitions, including institutional or independent projects, events, or presentations that feature one or more ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 177464
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Grants to USA Individuals and Nonprofits for Projects that Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 06/30/19

Grants to USA individuals and nonprofit organizations for original ideas and innovative projects that will lead to the advancement of scholarship in the area of the arts. An LOI is required before being invited to submit a proposal. The Foundation funds projects that align with their mission to challenge and shift perc...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Presenting Organizations to Promote Conte...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit professional performing ensembles and presenting organizations to improve public knowledge and appreciation of contemporary American music. The following two categories are eligible for funding: general operating support and project support, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164730

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Enhance the Lives of Ch...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits in eligible states for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take plac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Churches for Youth Arts Education and Community Arts ...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants averaging $350 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, schools, and churches for community arts programs and services. Funding is intended to support youth arts education, arts services, community arts programs, and leadership training in order to enhance the capacity and strength of arts organizations over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 185467

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Early-Career Projects Relating to An...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International early-career individuals for projects in the fields of conservation, research, storytelling, education, and technology. This program offers less experienced individuals an opportunity to lead a project. National Geographic Society funded projects shoul...

GrantWatch ID#: 151607

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Inte...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations for travel expenses aimed at promoting Canadian artistic works and artists internationally. Applicants must be registered in the application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding is intended to support costs such as transportation, ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 177980
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Grants to Kentucky, West Virginia, and Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Community Ne...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Kentucky, Ohio and West Virginia nonprofit organizations in the Tri-State area for programs that serve cultural, educational, scientific, and other charitable purposes. Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the Foundation staff to begin the application process. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 178966

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Experienced Project Leaders for Projects Relating t...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International experienced project leaders for projects in the areas of education, conservation, storytelling, research, or technology. Proposals are expected to demonstrate successful completion of similar projects with tangible and measurable results. National Geo...

GrantWatch ID#: 183820
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Projects that Build Acceptance and U...

Deadline 07/10/19

Grants of up to $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for projects that promote the acceptance and understanding of migrants and their communities. Funding is intended for education and storytelling projects that inspire action and empathy in citizens of all ages and policy-makers around migrant and refugee...

GrantWatch ID#: 185646

Grants to USA Historically Black IHEs to Strengthen Humanities Courses and Programming

Deadline 07/12/19

Grants to USA and Virgin Islands nonprofit historically black colleges and universities to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete the required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to strengthen the study and teaching of the humanities by developing new humanities resources, courses, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 144095

Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 07/12/19

Grants to USA community colleges for faculty and curricular development projects to strengthen humanities programming. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended to support the school's efforts to teach students about different educational and career paths and to incorporate huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International PhDs to Conduct Humanities or Social Science...

Deadline 07/15/19

Fellowships of up to $5,000 per month to USA, Canada, and International researchers with a Ph.D. or other terminal degree to conduct research at a major library in the United States. Areas of interest for this fellowship are social science and humanistic research. Interdisciplinary and cross-cultural research is particular...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

Deadline 08/31/19 LOI Date: 07/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society, and to come together on common issues. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the pre-college educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding and Communication Between the Tw...

Deadline 08/31/19 LOI Date: 07/15/19

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for projects that foster mutual understanding and communication between citizens of the two countries. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Applications are invited for public opinion and communication projects that raise awareness about the U...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594

Grants to USA Artists and Craftspersons to Support the Creation of New Works

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants of $1,500 to USA artists and craftspersons who are engaged in or are planning a new craft or visual art project. Applicants must live and work in the United States and have a developed body of work. A jury of art professionals and artists will judge the submissions and make its recommendations to the Board of Direct...

GrantWatch ID#: 157319
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in Eligible Southern States to Host Traditio...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofits, educational organizations, and government agencies to host artists and scholars specializing in traditional art forms. Funding is intended to support projects that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166032

Awards to Kentucky Individuals and Organizations for Outstanding Service in Preserving State...

Deadline 07/15/19

Awards to Kentucky individuals and organizations for projects related to state or local history. These awards are intended to recognize and express appreciation to civic and business leaders, volunteers, public history professionals, historians, libraries, historical organizations, and communities that strive to promote th...

GrantWatch ID#: 170481

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits to Promote Events that Attract Tourists to Louisville and Jeffe...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to Kentucky nonprofit organizations to market events that will attract tourists to the City of Louisville and Jefferson County. Funding is intended to support studies, events, festivals, or media assistance. The project must attract out-of-town visitors and promote overnight stays in hotels. Grant monies are to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181403

Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293

Executive Training for USA Business Leaders in Eligible States to Address Local and Regional...

Deadline 07/16/19

Executive training for business and community leaders in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee to address health, educational, economic, and infrastructure challenges in the Mississippi River Delta and Alabama Black Belt region. The DLI Executive Academy trains leaders from ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183806
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 07/24/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. A letter of inquiry is required prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives and organizations that are national in scope. Applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744

Grants to USA Organizations to Support Armenian-American Youth Programs

Deadline 07/31/19

Grants to USA organizations to positively impact the lives of Armenian-American youth. Consideration will be given to both local and national projects. The Foundation supports Armenian education, cultural activities, camping, and athletic programs that foster cultural appreciation and knowledge in youth.

GrantWatch ID#: 142791

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, and Human Services

Deadline 09/16/19 LOI Date: 07/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities that benefit communities across a broad range of areas, with an emphasis on geographic locations where family members of the Funding Source reside. Request summaries are due prior to the submission of full proposals. Priority areas include arts, c...

GrantWatch ID#: 181847
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Exhibit Historical American Art

Deadline 10/15/19 LOI Date: 08/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for arts exhibitions that increase the appreciation and understanding of historical American art (circa 1500–1980). Letters of inquiry are due August 1, 2018. Particular interest is given to exhibitions that will travel outside the United States or Chicago,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170093
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Musical Education for Children

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $100 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and schools for programs that provide music education to children and youth. Organizations that take innovative approaches, operate with a low overhead, and demonstrate collaborative elements in their work are of particular interest. The Mockingbird Fou...

GrantWatch ID#: 181377

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects Focusing ...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals, organizations, museums, and historical societies for programs, projects, and activities that promote increased understanding and awareness of Jewish history in the Southern United States. There are three different grant funding opportunities available: 1) The Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181497
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210

Grants to USA Jazz Artists to Conduct Live Performance Tours in Local Communities

Deadline 08/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual jazz artists to conduct tours that bring live jazz music to a variety of venues across the country. Funding is intended to support 3-to-6-site touring routes for both emerging and established mid-career jazz musicians who perform solo or play within a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186117
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Grant to a USA Woman Film Director for the Completion of a Second Feature Film

Deadline 08/02/19

Grant of $7,500 to a USA female film director for the production of her second dramatic feature-length film. Funding is intended for pre-production, production, and post-production. The director should be over 40 years of age and have previously directed a dramatic feature film or feature documentary.

GrantWatch ID#: 185914

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs in Eligible States for Environment, Safety, and Community B...

Deadline 08/14/19

Grants of up to $10,000 and grants starting at $10,000 to USA nonprofits and educational institutions in eligible states for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Organizations within the following states are eligible to apply for funding: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryla...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible States for Public Education and Community S...

Deadline 08/15/19

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits and schools in eligible regions for public education and community service projects. Funding is intended for STEM projects, career and technical training in the skilled trades, as well as community service projects, with particular emphasis on programs that have a stro...

GrantWatch ID#: 175818

Grants to Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Churches for Youth, ...

Deadline 08/19/19

Grants to Muhlenberg County, Kentucky nonprofit organizations, churches, schools, and government agencies for educational, civic, and cultural projects. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Preference will be given to projects that relate to youth services, economic development, health and human service...

GrantWatch ID#: 180536
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Support Humanities Fellowships

Deadline 08/21/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support fellowships that facilitate quality research and advanced study in the humanities. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Fellowship programs may take place in the U.S. or abroad. Funding is intended to foster communities of intell...

GrantWatch ID#: 164803
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Grants to Kentucky PreK-12 Schools for Arts-Related Field Trip Transportation Costs

Deadline 08/30/19

Grants to Kentucky PreK-12 schools to help cover transportation costs associated with arts-related field trips. Funding is intended to increase student exposure to quality arts education experiences and programs. Schools may request mileage-based funding for field trips to organizations listed in the TranspARTation Directo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178717
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental Activism through Film

Deadline 08/31/19

Grants typically ranging between $15,000 and $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations that use film and media as part of a campaign tool to promote environmental activism. Funding is intended to support campaigns that inspire audiences to become environmental activists through film and media. P...

GrantWatch ID#: 185170