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92 Literacy and Libraries Grants for Pennsylvania

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Fellowship to a USA Native American Writer to Develop and Present New Work

Deadline 07/15/24

Fellowship of $2,000 to a USA Native American writer to create and present new work. The fellowship is intended to assist writers at all stages of their careers. Eligible applicants produce work in one of the following genres: fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, screen...

GrantWatch ID#: 201185

Awards to USA Transportation Project Sponsors to Improve the Accessibility of Specific Governm...

Deadline 07/15/24

Awards of $50,000 to USA and territories transportation project sponsors for projects to improve the accessibility of specific government documents for the general public. Funding is intended for projects to make the documents more readable and easier to understand, as...

GrantWatch ID#: 214104

Award to a USA or Canada Library Employee or Team in Recognition of Innovative Marketing Strat...

Deadline 07/19/24

Award of $2,000 to a USA or Canada public library employee or team in recognition of innovative marketing strategies. Special consideration will be given to an individual or team of marketers who have either revived or initiated a marketing approach in the past two yea...

GrantWatch ID#: 197665

Award to a USA Public Library to Recognize Outstanding Community Impact

Deadline 07/31/24

Award to a USA public library to recognize outstanding community impact. Award criteria include community engagement, efforts to promote inclusion, collaboration with local government, community recognition, leadership development, environmental sustainability, and inv...

GrantWatch ID#: 196885

Awards to USA Individuals and Institutions in Multiple States to Recognize Outstanding Article...

Deadline 07/31/24

Awards of up to $100 and awards of up to $200 to New York, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia individuals and institutions to recognize outstanding articles and books that have been published during the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 215136
NEW

Grants to Ohio and Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Programs that Benefit th...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants to Ohio and Pennsylvania nonprofit and faith-based organizations, government agencies, libraries, and schools for programs that benefit the community in eligible counties. Past grants have been awarded to a broad range of organizations that include animal protec...

GrantWatch ID#: 167070

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Author for Assistance in the Completion of a Partiall...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International author for assistance in the completion of a partially written fictional book. Funding is intended for published authors who write fiction for children or young adults. Judges will be looking for candidates whose previous work h...

GrantWatch ID#: 190626

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Authors to Honor Outstanding Works of Literary Nonfic...

Deadline 08/01/24

Awards of $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International authors to honor outstanding works of literary nonfiction. The award is intended for unfinished projects which describe a place, event, movement, or individual. The purpose of the program is to support the completion ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190627

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Translators to Promote the Publication of Literary Tr...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International translators to promote the publication of literary translations in English. Priority is given to translators at the beginning of their careers, and to works of fiction, drama, poetry, or creative nonfiction by un...

GrantWatch ID#: 195341

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Museums, and Libraries for Historical Prese...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, school districts, historical societies, museums, and libraries for historical preservation projects. The purpose of the program is to enhance the pres...

GrantWatch ID#: 197051

Grants to USA Writers and Translators to Support the Launch or Completion of Literary Projects

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants to USA writers and translators to support the launch or completion of literary projects. Funding is intended to assist writers in genres that include, but are not limited to, memoirs, novels, essays, poetry books, and short story collections. Additionally, a tra...

GrantWatch ID#: 204729

Grants to USA Immigrant and Refugee Writers to Support Literary Works in Progress

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants to USA immigrant and refugee writers to support literary works in progress. Applicants will be asked to explain why the work is important and why the author chose to undertake it. Eligible projects are works of poetry, creative nonfiction, and fiction written by...

GrantWatch ID#: 209633

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Projects to Enhance Community Spa...

Deadline 08/01/24

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, educational institutions, and groups for projects to enhance community spaces in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support improvements to libraries, parks and parklets, community centers, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 215262

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Journalists to Analyze the Impact of AI on Socie...

Deadline 08/10/24

Fellowships of $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International journalists to produce a journalistic piece detailing the impact of AI on society. The opportunity is available to freelance and staff journalists working in a broad range of media, including video, print, and ra...

GrantWatch ID#: 208737

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligible Communities

Deadline 08/14/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for programs and activities that benefit communities in eligible areas. Funding is intended for collaborative grassroots projects and innovative programs designed to address neighborhood and community chall...

GrantWatch ID#: 204855

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individual Scholars for Research Projects on the...

Deadline 08/23/24

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects related to the history of public health and/or medicine. Applicants may be from any academic discipline, and preference is given to those in the early stages of their careers. Fello...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530

Opportunity to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Participate in a Writing Residenc...

Deadline 08/26/24

Opportunity to USA, Canada, and International individuals and pairs to participate in a writing residency program. This opportunity is open to beginners as well as seasoned writers. Residencies vary in length from two weeks to three months, and the length should match ...

GrantWatch ID#: 198536

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

Deadline 08/28/24 Conference Date: 07/23/24

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for K-12 STEM Education Programs

Deadline 08/31/24

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for programs to advance K-12 STEM education. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Applications will be ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171
NEW

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Regions for Prog...

Deadline 08/31/24

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for food security programs. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. The purpose of this program is to support food ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits to Enhance the Lives of Residents in Eligible Regions

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for local residents in eligible regions. Funding is intended for educational, scientific, faith-based, literary, and charitable programs and projects. Activities must serve the residents wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 149170

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs to Benefit Residents

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of education, community development, arts, environment, culture, literacy, health, and hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 175769
NEW

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and School Districts to Addres...

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants to New York and Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations, government agencies, universities, and school districts in eligible locations to address community needs and promote mental health. Foundation grants support a range of areas and give priority to projects and...

GrantWatch ID#: 180635
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries to Purchase Books for Mobile Libraries Servin...

Deadline 09/01/24

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 youth. Funding may be used to buy fiction or non-fiction books geared for children and youth from p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Early-Career Researchers for Proj...

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International early-career researchers for projects related to writing instruction and literacy. Recipients will receive mentoring support for the duration of the research project. Funding is intended to co...

GrantWatch ID#: 197847

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Projects Related to Communication, Wr...

Deadline 09/01/24

Grants of up to $8,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research projects that increase understanding of communication and literacy. Funding may be used for evidence-based research that will influence public policy. Funding is intended to support resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 197849
NEW

Award to a USA Individual to Honor an Exceptional First Book of Original Poetry

Deadline 09/01/24

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to honor an exceptional book of original poetry. The poetry may be in any style or subject and must be in English. The winner must be a living poet who has never published a book-length poetry collection. The winning poet will have t...

GrantWatch ID#: 202811

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

Deadline 09/06/24

Awards to USA and territories libraries and museums for outstanding community contributions. The purpose of the awards program is to honor institutions that demonstrate innovative and exemplary approaches to serving local communities. Museums and libraries of all sizes...

GrantWatch ID#: 182179
NEW

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 09/09/24

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 U.S. media outlet. Funding...

GrantWatch ID#: 178022

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects

Deadline 09/10/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects addressing financial education. Funding is intended to support projects and programs that enhance the teaching of economics and personal finance in a variety of venues that include, but are not limited to, schools, col...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Sciences and Humanities Res...

Deadline 09/15/24

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars with advanced degrees for research projects. Funding is intended to support research in the areas of social sciences and humanities. Preference will be given to proposals that demonstrate relevance to contemporary ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

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

Deadline 09/15/24

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 and Indi...

GrantWatch ID#: 202813

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Speculative Fiction Writers to Promote and Celebrate ...

Deadline 09/15/24

Awards of $500 to USA, Canada, and International writers to celebrate diversity in speculative fiction literature. Two awards will be offered: one award for writers from diverse backgrounds, and one award for writers who have created works of fiction that have diverse ...

GrantWatch ID#: 215130

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Community Benefit Activities in Eligible Regions

Deadline 09/16/24

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for community needs in eligible regions. Funding is intended for scientific, educational, charitable, literary, and cultural purposes. Funding may be used for programs, activities, and services that meet community needs in...

GrantWatch ID#: 159693
NEW

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Graduate Students to Use Library Collections for...

Deadline 09/16/24

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International graduate students to use the funding source's collections in the United States for their research. Fellows are expected to devote the majority of their time to conducting research but are also expected to get involved in un...

GrantWatch ID#: 210923

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Literary Publishers, Theater Organizations, and Theat...

Deadline 09/24/24

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International literary publishers, and theater organizations and companies for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works. Applicants must be registered in the online portal a minimum of thirty days before applyin...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Study, Write, and Work in New York

Deadline 09/27/24

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to study, write, and work in a library in New York. This program is open to scholars, academics, translators, writers, and visual artists. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations about sc...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018

Awards to USA K-12 School, University, College, and Public Librarians to Recognize Outstanding...

Deadline 09/30/24

Awards to USA and territories K-12 school, university, college, and public librarians to recognize outstanding professional accomplishments. A ceremony will be held in honor of the successful nominees and each will receive a cash award. Previous awardees have displayed...

GrantWatch ID#: 174273
NEW

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

Deadline 09/30/24

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA community leaders, elected officials, and tribal leaders for capital projects to revitalize public community spaces in rural areas. The purpose of the program is to create and restore communal spaces that foster personal connections. Proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 197389

Grants to USA Individuals, Agencies, Institutions, and Organizations for Animal Welfare Resear...

Deadline 09/30/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA individuals, government agencies, institutions, and organizations to promote animal welfare research. Funding is intended to cover the processing and publication expenses for scholarly, open-access, peer-reviewed articles. The purpose of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 203209

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts, Humanities, and Social Science Scholars for Res...

Deadline 10/01/24

Grants of up to $65,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals in the social sciences, humanities, or arts for a three to nine-month residency. The theme for the current cycle is repair. In addition, a fellowship related to the study of African Am...

GrantWatch ID#: 161651
NEW

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

Deadline 10/01/24

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
NEW

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

Deadline 10/01/24

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
NEW

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

Deadline 10/01/24

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
Upcoming

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

Deadline 10/23/24

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 work embodies the highest standards and attainment of outcomes in library service. Nomin...

GrantWatch ID#: 174734

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Leadership and Innovation in Library ...

Deadline 10/30/24

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize leadership in library services. Nominations are invited on behalf of librarians, library workers, coders, publishers, vendors, and others making an impact on libraries. The purpose of this program is to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161238

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

Deadline 10/31/24

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
NEW

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

Deadline 11/01/24

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174274

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Individuals for Music Preservation and Archiving and S...

Deadline 11/01/24 LOI Date: 08/23/24

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and individuals for projects related to music. Applicants are required to submit an LOI prior to a full grant application. Funding is intended to support music preservation, mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543
Upcoming

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Writers to Recognize an Outstanding Debut Literary Wo...

Deadline 11/01/24

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. Winning submissions will be published in an annually released anthology, and each of the literary mag...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603
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