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73 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Pennsylvania

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Fellowships to USA Library and Information Professionals to Gain Skills and Experience to In...

Deadline 03/01/21

Fellowships to USA library and information professionals to attend a professional development program focused on integrating Artificial Intelligence in the workplace. The goal of the program is to build and expand the skills and knowledge of current and future library ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193880

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

Deadline 02/28/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Locations for Pr...

Deadline 02/28/21

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for food security programs. Interested applicants are required to contact staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support food pantries, sou...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037

Grants to Pennsylvania Organizations for Literacy and School Readiness Programs for Children...

Deadline 04/16/21

Grants to Pennsylvania organizations in eligible areas for literacy and school readiness programs for children in grades K-3. The purpose of the program is to increase the number of children from underserved populations who enter school ready to learn and who are liter...

GrantWatch ID#: 181239

Grants to Pennsylvania Organizations for Programs to Increase High School Graduation Rates

Deadline 04/16/21

Grants to Pennsylvania organizations in eligible locations for programs that encourage area students to complete their high school education. Funding is intended for projects that improve high school readiness, guide students with college and career planning, and ensur...

GrantWatch ID#: 184684

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

Deadline 03/01/21

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 integrity and with their dignity still intact. In addition to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166587

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

Deadline 03/01/21

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

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

Deadline 03/01/21

Grant of up to $1,000 to a USA library employee to participate in continuing education events related to library and information services. Funding is intended to cover travel, lodging, and registration expenses. Funding is intended to provide the librarian or library p...

GrantWatch ID#: 174858

Fellowships to USA and Canada Journalists for Expenses Associated with Participation in a Ge...

Deadline 03/01/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 194576

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Libraries for Community Engagement Projects and Resources

Deadline 03/04/21

Grants of $3,000 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 for proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 140272

Fellowships to USA Published Writers for Career Advancement in Creative Writing

Deadline 03/10/21

Fellowships of $25,000 to USA published writers demonstrating artistic excellence to dedicate time to creative literary pursuits and professional advancement. Applicants should register and apply well in advance of the deadline. Applications are currently invited in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 178745

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Museums and University Presses for Production-Relat...

Deadline 03/11/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International museums and university presses for projects offering original and significant scholarship in specific fields of art. Funding is intended to offset production-related expenses. Eligible uses of funding include translation, photog...

GrantWatch ID#: 192006

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Institutions for Language Preservat...

Deadline 03/12/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180305

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Organizations for Educational Programs that Enhance Reading Ski...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit and other organizations for educational programs that help people learn to read. Funding is intended to support services and programming in the areas of education for adults, English language, high school equivalency preparation...

GrantWatch ID#: 159125

Grants to USA Publishers at Nonprofits or IHEs to Support Digital Publishing of Books Relate...

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of $5,500 to USA publishers at nonprofit organizations or IHEs to support digital publishing of books on humanities-related subjects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The goal of this competitive program is...

GrantWatch ID#: 190874

Grants to USA and Canada PreK-12 Teachers for Book Purchases to Enhance Classroom Libraries

Deadline 03/15/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA and Canada PreK-12 teachers for book purchases to enhance their classroom libraries. Funding is intended for applicants committed to regular independent reading during class time. Grantees will choose books based on the needs of their stud...

GrantWatch ID#: 194170

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Benefit

Deadline 03/29/21

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community needs. 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
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Grants to USA Groups and Individuals for Professional Support to Science Writers and to Benef...

Deadline 03/31/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA groups and individuals for projects and programs to benefit the science writing field and provide professional development options for writers. Consideration will be given to applicants with novel proposals for projects, events, or resour...

GrantWatch ID#: 163224

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health, Arts, and Education Programs

Deadline 04/01/21

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations such as libraries, ambulance associations, and local boroughs and townships serving charitable, educational, religious, or scientific purposes for activities that promote health and wellness, education, and the arts. Progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 145683
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Grants to USA Community Organizations and Libraries for Storytelling Programs for Indigenous...

Deadline 04/01/21

Grants of $750 to USA and Territories community organizations and libraries serving indigenous families and children for storytelling programs. Funding is intended for programs that explore and celebrate Asian Pacific American and American Indian or Alaska Native commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 173301

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/21 LOI Date: 04/01/21

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 04/01/21

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools to Support Foreign Language Education Programs

Deadline 04/10/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 144103

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 04/16/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for programs that benefit local communities. Funding is intended for activities that align with one of the following key areas of focus: education, empowerment, and entrepreneurship; financial literacy; and commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 152533
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Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 04/30/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 150599
NEW

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

Deadline 04/30/21

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 Nonprofits for Educational, Scientific, Cultural, and Charitable Programs

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

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

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants to Ohio and Pennsylvania nonprofit and faith-based organizations, municipalities, libraries, and schools for programs that benefit the local community. The Foundation has provided funding in the past to organizations for after-school educational programs, transp...

GrantWatch ID#: 167070

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

Deadline 05/01/21

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

Grants to Pennsylvania and New Jersey Nonprofits for K-12 Literacy Programming

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants to Pennsylvania and New Jersey nonprofit organizations to promote literacy for underserved K-12 youth in eligible communities. Funding may be used to support after-school, summer, and in-school literacy enrichment programs. Eligible projects serve children and y...

GrantWatch ID#: 180394

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 05/03/21

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
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Awards to USA School Libraries to Recognize Exemplary Programming

Deadline 05/05/21

Awards of $5,000 to USA school libraries to recognize outstanding programming. Eligible recipients are libraries in K-8 private and public schools, and eligible focus areas of humanities programming include: arts and culture, languages, and social studies. The program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094
NEW

Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 05/15/21

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274

Grants to USA Writers for Written Works Related to Contemporary Visual Art

Deadline 05/19/21

Grants to USA writers for written works related to contemporary visual art. Eligible project types include articles, short-form writing, and books. Eligible expenses include travel, living expenses, research, image permissions and fees, a writer's fee, reproduction and...

GrantWatch ID#: 150417
NEW

Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/20/21

Grants to USA community colleges and two-year IHEs to enhance existing and develop new humanities programs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that are organized around a core topic or...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Projects in the Fields of Education, Librari...

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants to USA nonprofit IHEs, schools, libraries, and hospitals in eligible states for projects in the fields of secondary and higher education, library support, and healthcare. Funding may be used for capital projects and endowments. Applicants must be located in the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180741
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Charitable Activities

Deadline 06/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for charitable, scientific, educational, literary, and religious purposes. Funding is also intended for the prevention of child abuse and cruelty to animals. Preference will be given to organizations where at least one member of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 181481
NEW

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 06/16/21

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
NEW

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

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

Deadline 07/20/21 LOI Date: 07/08/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, and tribes for arts activities and events. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects at any stage of production. Applicants mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 189889

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Children's and Youth Education Programs

Deadline 08/01/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs. Priority areas of funding include the environment, literacy, science, technology, engin...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for Mobile Libraries Serving Disadvantaged C...

Deadline 09/01/21

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 children. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool throu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779
NEW

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

Deadline 11/05/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 174274

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline 02/15/22 LOI Date: 12/31/21

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

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

Deadline 12/31/21

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

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Early Learning Programs

Deadline 01/15/22

Grants of up to $3,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations in eligible communities that provide services related to pre-kindergarten education. Funding is intended to enhance existing, established pre-kindergarten education programs or to develop new programs in th...

GrantWatch ID#: 152264
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists to Participate in a Residency Program...

Deadline 01/18/22

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists, writers, and composers to participate in a residency program. The purpose of the program is to provide artists with a tranquil environment in which to pursue their goals. Artists will be given accommodation at the...

GrantWatch ID#: 176635
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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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Adult Education and Literacy Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that improve literacy among adults. Funding is intended to support new and existing educational and literacy programs that teach adults literacy skills that will enable them to grow, communicate, and t...

GrantWatch ID#: 156183
NEW

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

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up 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 disadv...

GrantWatch ID#: 158578