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Kentucky Literacy Grants:  60 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Kentucky.

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Grants to Kentucky Feminist Artists and Organizations to Achieve Social Change for Women and...

Deadline 03/02/18

Grants of up to $7,500 to Kentucky feminist artists and organizations for a range of art activities in the performing, media, visual, and literary arts disciplines, with a goal of inspiring positive social change and improving the lives of Kentucky women. Eligible activities include individual or collaborative artmaking wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 177505

Awards to USA PreK-12 Educators and School Staff for Innovative and Inspiring Teaching Methods

Deadline 02/28/18

Awards to USA PreK-12 classroom teachers, school staff, and homeschool educators who demonstrate innovative educational methods. These awards are intended to recognize teachers who inspire their students to challenge the rules and take risks, who demonstrate how to be collaborative and empathetic, and teach the value of le...

GrantWatch ID#: 177403

Grants to Fayette County, Kentucky Nonprofits and Individual Artists for Public Arts Activit...

Deadline 03/23/18 Conference Date: 02/28/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Fayette County, Kentucky nonprofit organizations and individual artists for community-focused arts and culture projects. First-time applicants are required to attend the February 28, 2018 workshop. Funding is intended for specific projects with an arts or cultural focus that have clear artistic an...

GrantWatch ID#: 180031

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

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subjects of art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Grants to Kentucky Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Education Programs in Rural Appalach...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to Kentucky nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, schools, fire departments, and libraries for education programs. Funding is intended for programs and projects that focus on preschool, elementary, and secondary education in rural Appalachian communities. The Foundation only funds projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 179847

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 03/01/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Wireless Technology Innovations to Improve Social Welf...

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and IHE-based organizations to address social issues around the world through wireless technology innovations. Proposals must involve a multidisciplinary approach to addressing critical global issues such as education, communication access, environment, health, and economic development. Technical i...

GrantWatch ID#: 177554

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

Deadline 03/10/18

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 Nonprofits and Agencies to Train Humanities Scholars to Use Digital Resources

Deadline 03/13/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments to train humanities scholars to use digital and technological resources. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by February 13 and February 27. The purpose of this program is to enhance the research and dissemi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179159

Awards to USA Teachers of First through Fourth Grades for Classroom Lessons that Incorporate...

Deadline 03/15/18

One award valued at $3,000 and awards valued at $750 to USA teachers of first through fourth grades for incorporating a children's book series into the classroom curriculum. The winning entries will be judged on how well the children's book series was used to teach subjects such as history, math, and science. One grand...

GrantWatch ID#: 177747

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs in the areas of education, Judaism, scientific research and development, community outreach, environmental concerns, small business development, and public broadcasting support. Proposals are judged on the criteria of community impact and public benefit, potential, organiz...

GrantWatch ID#: 180251
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Associated Groups for Excellence in Pu...

Deadline 03/16/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International libraries and library-serving organizations to recognize an exemplary public relations or strategic communication program. Possible programs include year-long centennial celebrations, summer literacy programs, awareness campaigns, innovative community partnerships, or fundraising fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179527
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Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/18

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

GrantWatch ID#: 150599
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Authors and Publishers for Free Marketing and Public...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International book authors, as well as their agents and publishers, for free marketing and publicity for their non-fiction books. These books should ideally focus on the reinvention of Jewish life and community for the 21st century; changing notions of individual and collective identity for 21st...

GrantWatch ID#: 159486
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Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA and territories public schools, preschools, Head Start programs, and public libraries to implement creative educational projects. This program provides an opportunity for teachers and librarians to present special projects outside the usual curriculum, or to engage students in meeting curricular...

GrantWatch ID#: 178591

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

Deadline 04/01/18

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 merit, originality, and importance of the research topic ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 170921
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 04/01/18

Grants to USA 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 by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

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 04/01/18

In-kind grants worth up to $800 to USA public libraries and tribal libraries in rural areas to acquire brand new, high quality, hardcover children's books. Recipients will be able to choose which books are best suited for their community from a list of over 500 books, including award-winning and star-reviewed titles from e...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554
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Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Access

Deadline 04/02/18

Grants ranging from $6,000 to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. This program is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, targeting library services to meet community needs, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537

Prizes to USA Student and Youth Teams to Work with a Nonprofit Organization on a Service Pro...

Deadline 04/06/18

Prizes to USA students and youth teams that partner with a nonprofit organization on a service project. Entries are accepted from student teams in grades 6-12, or students ages 11-18 who are members of local service organizations and clubs. Each team must have at least three students and a sponsoring teacher or adult super...

GrantWatch ID#: 180684
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Grant to a USA School to Receive Book Donations and a Free Visit by a Children's Book Author...

Deadline 04/15/18

Grant and donations to a USA school to receive an all-expense-paid visit by a well-respected children’s author or illustrator. The chosen school will also receive a $250 stipend to create a memorable day and $250 worth of books by the visiting author/illustrator. The winning school will be published in the SCBWI Bulleti...

GrantWatch ID#: 154392
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Awards to USA Public Libraries and Schools for Outstanding Community Programs that Encourage...

Deadline 04/15/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and in-kind donations of books to USA public libraries and schools to recognize outstanding work in implementing creative community-based programs. The Foundation is seeking to reward programs that encourage locals to engage in and support reading initiatives that will bring together libraries with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174835
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Economic Development, Housing, Education, an...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants ranging from $7,500 to $10,000 to Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. If requesting support for capital campaigns, strategic investments, or large-scale initiatives, you must contact...

GrantWatch ID#: 141579
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 04/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060
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Awards to USA and Canada Educators in Eligible Regions to Recognize Published Works that Prep...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada language arts educators in eligible regions to acknowledge published research-based works that promote the development of English Language Arts teachers. Eligible works may be from any educational level, scope, or setting. Studies eligible for consideration are those published between January 1, 20...

GrantWatch ID#: 166852
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding priorities include arts and culture, community and economic development, diversity, education, and the environment. The EQ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175758
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Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits in Southern States for Literary Events Featuring Touri...

Deadline 05/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofit organizations and government agencies to host presentations by out-of-state writers. Funding will support literary projects that contain a public reading as well as an e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180099
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Media Institutions, and Educational Institutions to Improve Invest...

Deadline 05/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, media institutions, and educational institutions for programs in the following areas: Investigative Reporting, Oklahoma Journalism, Professional Development, and Journalism Initiatives. Priority is given to programs focusing on ethics and new media. More details on the program area...

GrantWatch ID#: 179644
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Scholarships to USA Teachers and Counselors for Professional Development to Help Gifted Chil...

Deadline 05/16/18

Scholarships to USA teachers, school psychologists, and school counselors working in Title I schools to participate in a unique professional development opportunity. Applications are invited from professionals who are committed to helping gifted children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. NAGC Miss...

GrantWatch ID#: 160187

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States for Youth Literacy ...

Deadline 05/17/18

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, K-12 schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries to promote literacy for youth in states where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support literacy programs that target K-12 students who are: - Below grade level readers; - Readers wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Institutions of Higher Education for the Creation o...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International institutions of higher education for the creation or implementation of courses related to the Holocaust. Funding may be used towards educational training and resources to enhance preparations for a course, such as travel costs for faculty to visit Holocaust sites in Europe or to par...

GrantWatch ID#: 179479

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
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In-Kind Donations of Surplus Property to USA Nonprofits and Local Governments

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and local government agencies that are interested in receiving surplus property no longer needed by the federal government. This program distributes property of all types, with the exception of federal government records, certain naval vessels, and land and o...

GrantWatch ID#: 143078

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Enhance Society Through Education

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to Kentucky, Nevada, Tennessee, and Texas nonprofit organizations for programs that use education to promote a better society. The Foundation also supports programs that engage creative approaches to the use of support materials and testing for educational initiatives. At this time...

GrantWatch ID#: 143811
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits for Urban Affairs, Jewish Life, Biomedical Research, and...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of urban affairs, Jewish life, biomedical research, and education. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in order to receive an invitation to apply. The Foundation welcomes inquiries aligning with the following program areas: Urban Affair...

GrantWatch ID#: 150874
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Sus...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in advance of a full proposal. Program areas include STEM education, vehicle and road safety, and sustainable communities. General Motors is...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Ka...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education and Training, Environment, Civics, and Public Health P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants typically ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 to USA nonprofits in communities in which the funding source does business for programs in education, environmental awareness, civic and community development, and public health. The funding source aims to support programs for financially disadvantaged populations. Proposals ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158578

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Scie...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, public schools, public libraries, and colleges and universities. The funding source makes grants in two primary areas: (1) to advance science education, and (2) to invest in strengthening communities w...

GrantWatch ID#: 159494

Grants to USA Early Literacy Professionals for Conference Attendance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $200 to USA early literacy professionals working with students in grades K-3 to attend conferences. The goal of this program is to support and encourage efforts to improve early literacy. Funding may be requested to offset expenses incurred attending one either the International Reading Association or Readi...

GrantWatch ID#: 160167
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Grants to USA School Libraries in Multiple States to Recover from Natural Disasters

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 to USA public school libraries in multiple states that have been affected by a natural disaster. Funding is available to help libraries in PreK-12 schools replace and restore collections, equipment, and media. In addition to the regular grants program, a limited number of catastrophic...

GrantWatch ID#: 162395

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Educational and Research Programs in Financial Capabil...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions of higher education for educational programs, research programs, or a combination programs that educate underserved Americans in financial capability, financial literacy, and financial well-being. Through the General Grant Program, the FINRA Investor Education Foun...

GrantWatch ID#: 163638

In-Kind Grants of Books to USA Nonprofits that Serve Low-Income or Underserved Children

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants of books to USA nonprofit organizations that assist underserved or low-income children. This program is intended to provide books to organizations in need of a small library, or that need to add to or rebuild a library. Books may also be presented to children to take home.

GrantWatch ID#: 164232
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Grants to USA Title 1 Schools, Teachers, and After-School Programs with Low-Income Students f...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA Title 1 schools and Title 1 school teachers, as well as other schools and after-school programs with low-income students, for resources and children's books that help get encourage underserved children across the country to read. This program is designed to use kids' love of Magic Tree House adventures and th...

GrantWatch ID#: 164344
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Travel Related to the Presentin...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $250 to $700 to Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee nonprofits and government agencies for travel related to arts presenting activities. Funding is intended to build the capacity of organizations that present the performing or litera...

GrantWatch ID#: 164349
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Environment, Health, Democracy, and Jewish Community ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for valuable contributions in the areas of democracy and civil liberties, education and literacy, the environment, health and recreation, Jewish community programming, and reproductive health and rights. Interests, priorities, and geographic restrictions for each of these areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Environment, Community, and Edu...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, and South Carolina nonprofit organizations and government agencies to enhance the quality of life in the funding source’s communities. Program areas include community impact, the environment, and education. Local Community Development Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 164388
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In-Kind Grants of Children's Books to USA Rural Libraries Affected by Natural Disasters

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind grants valued at $800 to USA libraries serving rural communities for assistance recovering from natural disasters such as floods, hurricanes, and tornadoes. Qualifying libraries will receive a collection of quality, new, hardcover children’s books from the program booklist.

GrantWatch ID#: 165910