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72 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Kentucky

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Tribes, and Agencies to Preserve Significant Humanities Resou...

Deadline 01/12/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, Tribes, and government agencies to enhance the care and conservation of noteworthy humanities collections. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to a month to finalize. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 181003

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes in Multiple States for Arts Programming and E...

Deadline 03/01/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government units, and tribal communities in multiple states for arts programming, activities, and events. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Programs must include an educational or community engagem...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099

Fellowships to USA Postdoctoral Individuals for Research at Nonprofit IHEs or Research Insti...

Deadline 12/08/22

Fellowships to USA postdoctoral individuals for participation in research at qualified nonprofit institutions of higher education or research. The fellowships are intended for postdocs who will engage in full-time study or research that will further their teaching care...

GrantWatch ID#: 199672

Fellowships to USA Doctoral Candidates to Complete Their Dissertations in Eligible Fields of...

Deadline 12/08/22

Fellowships to USA doctoral candidates to complete their dissertations in eligible fields of study. The fellowships are intended for individuals who demonstrate a commitment to a career in research and teaching at the college or university level. Dissertation fellows m...

GrantWatch ID#: 199673

Grants and In-Kind Donations to Rural and Small Libraries to Support Programming and Address...

Deadline 12/12/22

Grants of up to $1,000 and in-kind donations to USA rural and small libraries to improve library collections, resources, and programming. Funding is intended to support community-based projects or current collections. Eligible applicants are those that serve population...

GrantWatch ID#: 199310

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline 02/15/23 LOI Date: 12/15/22

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Support the Publication of Humanities B...

Deadline 12/15/22

Grants of up to $8,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars to support the publication of humanities-related literature. Funding is intended to subsidize books on pre-1700s European civilization, in the areas of Italian or French literature, cultural studies, the...

GrantWatch ID#: 198321

Fellowships to USA Predoctoral Students to Support Research During Graduate Studies

Deadline 12/15/22

Fellowships to USA predoctoral students to support research during graduate studies. The fellowships are intended for predoctoral students who demonstrate a commitment to a career in research and teaching at the college or university level. Selected fellows must be stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 199671
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Grant to a USA Library for Outreach Projects Targeting Underserved Children

Deadline 12/22/22

Grant of $3,000 to a USA library for outreach efforts addressing underserved populations in the community. Funding is intended for projects that engage underserved children, from birth to age 14. Applications will be considered for new and innovative programs, or for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 176910

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

Deadline 12/31/22

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
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Awards to USA Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors for Excellence in Essay Writing on the Theme...

Deadline 12/31/22

Awards to USA undergraduate junior and senior students at accredited four-year IHEs for excellence in essay writing on the theme of ethics. Applicants may submit an essay on a wide range of topics, as long as it explores a relevant ethical problem, concern, question, o...

GrantWatch ID#: 177575

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Community Leaders for Capital Projects to Revitalize Public Com...

Deadline 12/31/22

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

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

Deadline 01/01/23

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

Deadline 01/01/23

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists to participate in a New York-based residency program within their artistic discipline. Residencies are available in the following disciplines: music, architecture, writing, art, and dance. The residency will take p...

GrantWatch ID#: 200230

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support the Provision of Literacy Services for Students

Deadline 01/03/23

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

Fellowships to USA PhD Candidates, Researchers, and Post-Doctoral Scholars for Humanities Re...

Deadline 01/03/23

Fellowships of $26,000 to USA PhD candidates, researchers, and post-doctoral scholars to conduct humanities research projects at an institution in New York City. Applicants from underserved and underrepresented communities are encouraged to apply. Research projects may...

GrantWatch ID#: 200907
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 01/11/23

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 in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to pre...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars and Artists to Pursue Digital Research

Deadline 01/15/23

Fellowships of $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars holding a Ph.D. and artists pursuing research to conduct studies using the funding source's digital resource library. The purpose of the opportunity is to allow researchers to set aside designated researc...

GrantWatch ID#: 162024

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

Deadline 01/15/23

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

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

Deadline 01/15/23

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 every type of library. Preference will be given to low-c...

GrantWatch ID#: 166586

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 01/18/23

Grants of up to $2,500 and 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...

GrantWatch ID#: 178022

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Community Events that...

Deadline 01/25/23 LOI Date: 01/18/23

Grants of up to $20,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, IHEs, school districts, libraries, and museums for community programs to promote reading. Applicants must submit an intent to apply and complete required registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 187206

Fellowships to USA Mid-Career and Senior Scholars for Research to Complete Book Projects

Deadline 01/20/23

Fellowships to USA mid-career and senior scholars to complete book projects. Funding is intended to support research done using the funding source's collections and resources. Applicants are welcome from those that have completed their professional training requirement...

GrantWatch ID#: 200686

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, Libraries, and Military Organizations for Programs to Edu...

Deadline 01/20/23

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, school districts, libraries, and military organizations for programs to educate students on autism. Funding is intended for programs designed for K-8 students. The purpose of the program is to enhance acce...

GrantWatch ID#: 203769
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Fellowships to USA Individuals to Conduct Scholarly Research in New York City

Deadline 01/23/23

Fellowships providing a weekly stipend of $1,000 to USA individual scholars from outside the New York City metropolitan area to make use of library collections in New York City. Funding is intended to support scholars currently engaged in independent, post-doctoral, or...

GrantWatch ID#: 177669
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Award to a USA Writer, Editor, Reporter, or Team of Contributors to Recognize Outstanding Wr...

Deadline 01/31/23

Award to a USA writer, editor, reporter, or team of contributors to recognize outstanding writing and reporting on matters related to health care. The winner or winning group will receive a $20,000 prize. Entrants may submit articles published in magazines, newspapers,...

GrantWatch ID#: 206862
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Award to a USA or Canada Library in Recognition of an Exceptional Staff Development Program

Deadline 02/01/23

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 effectiveness in reaching objectiv...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Honor Outstanding Character in a Chall...

Deadline 02/01/23

Award of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize extraordinary character in the face of a difficult situation. Nominees should demonstrate that they have dealt with challenges with honor and grace. In addition to a generous cash prize, the awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 166587

Grants to USA Libraries for Meaningful Programming

Deadline 02/01/23

Grants of $2,500 to USA and territories libraries for meaningful programming. Funding is intended to support programs that increase library access for new or underserved patrons. Programs may be in-person, hybrid, or virtual. Eligible uses of funding include supplies, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 206762
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Grants to USA PreK-12 School Libraries Serving Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 02/05/23

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories PreK-12 school libraries to provide books to disadvantaged youth. Funding is intended to ensure that school libraries are still offering children good books to read. Applications must be connected to a specific project at ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178824
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In-Kind Grants of Books to USA Agencies and Institutions to Enrich the Lives of Children and...

Deadline 02/07/23

In-kind donations of books to USA youth-serving agencies and institutions to encourage reading among children and youth. The program is intended to provide books produced by African American authors and illustrators to build organizational libraries and bring books int...

GrantWatch ID#: 149418
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 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 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

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

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

Grants to Kentucky Women for Education, Training, and Career Development

Deadline 04/30/23

Grants to Kentucky women for educational and training opportunities that will prepare them to succeed in future careers. Funding is intended to foster greater self-sufficiency, equity, and advancement for women pursuing or planning a career in the state's workforce. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 178862

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofit Museums and Libraries to Exhibit and Preserve ...

Deadline 05/15/23

Grants of up to $3,000 and in-kind donations of materials to USA and territories nonprofit museums and libraries to preserve and exhibit collections. Funding is intended to support project costs and may be used for supplies, display fabrication, publicity, and contract...

GrantWatch ID#: 192922
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Grant to USA, Canada, and International Authors to Honor Outstanding Works of Literary Nonfi...

Deadline 06/01/23

Grants of $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International authors to honor outstanding works of literary nonfiction. Funding is intended for unfinished projects describing a place, event, movement, or individual. Topics of previous winning submissions include life in the Dom...

GrantWatch ID#: 190627
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research Projects and Writing in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/27/23

Fellowships to USA scholars to work on research projects and writing in the fields of behavioral, economic, political, and social sciences. Successful applicants will receive salary support, access to research materials, an office, and work equipment. Residencies will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

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

Deadline 11/29/23

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Applications are encouraged for long...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063

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

Deadline 11/29/23

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA writers to write nonfiction books related to the humanities that are geared toward the general public. Applicants are advised that required registration may take at least two weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the writing o...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Donations and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits that Focus on Arts, Education, and Literacy

Deadline Ongoing

Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organization...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

Grants to USA Early Literacy Professionals to Attend Conferences

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $200 to USA K-3 educators for professional development in the area of early literacy. Grant funds are intended to defray the costs associated with attending reading conferences. The purpose of this program is to support and encourage early literacy effo...

GrantWatch ID#: 160167
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Grants to USA Public Schools to Rebuild Library Collections in the Wake of Natural Disasters...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA public schools in multiple states to rebuild school libraries in the wake of a disaster. Funding is intended to help school libraries that incurred damages to their collections, media, or equipment due to natural disasters including floods, earthquakes, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162395
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