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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 03/20/19 Conference Date: 07/25/18 LOI Date: 09/17/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, and school-based libraries to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival and library fields. Applicants must first submit a preliminary proposal. Funding is intended to support one of the following three goals: lifelong learnin...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants and In-Kind Grants of Books to USA PreK-12 Teachers to Build Classroom Libraries

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of $500 and in-kind grants of books valued at $520 to USA and territories PreK-12 teachers to help build their classroom libraries. Funding is intended to increase the accessibility of quality books to as many children as possible by bringing books into classroom libraries.

GrantWatch ID#: 170554

Grant to a Harrisburg Area, Pennsylvania Nonprofit to Alleviate Childhood Poverty

Deadline 08/01/18

Grant of $5,000 to a Harrisburg Area, Pennsylvania nonprofit organization working to alleviate childhood poverty by addressing barriers to education. Preference will be given to activities benefitting children up to 10 years of age. Priority will be given to programs with a proven track record. The Emerging Philanthrop...

GrantWatch ID#: 173670

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 08/01/18

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

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

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Pennsylvania and New Jersey nonprofits to promote literacy for underserved K-12 youth in Philadelphia, Chester, and Camden. Funding may be requested for programs that provide at-risk students with enhanced literacy skills required for future academic achievement and career success, improved college access and com...

GrantWatch ID#: 180394

Grants to Wayne County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Programs Related to Health, Human Service...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Wayne County, Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding will be awarded to programs in the areas of education, community development, arts, environment, culture, literacy, health, and human services. The Foundation encourages the following ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175769

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

Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Promote Health and Wellbeing in ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits, as well as schools, libraries, townships, and other governmental entities to promote health and wellness in the Pottstown area. Primary focus areas include health access, promoting healthy behaviors, and building capacity. Secondary areas of funding include capital funding, emotional heal...

GrantWatch ID#: 178588

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

Deadline 12/01/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

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

Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Pr...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania nonprofits, religious organizations, municipalities, libraries, and schools for programs that benefit the local communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent to the Foundation before applying. The Foundation has provided funding to organizations fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 167070
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Financial and Banking Literacy for Vulnerable Populations

Deadline 12/14/18 LOI Date: 08/24/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to provide consumer education or information, or financial literacy or education. Applicants must submit an LOI before submitting a full application. A special emphasis is placed on issues related to large financial institutions, basic banking, access to financial services, retail bank...

GrantWatch ID#: 166138
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individual Scholars for Research Projects on t...

Deadline 08/24/18

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects involving the history of public health and/or medicine. Fellows will use a specialized research library in New York City. Applicants may be from any academic discipline, and preference is given to those in the early stage of their caree...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530

Grants to USA Teachers for a Professional Development Workshop on Youth Literature

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $750 to USA early-career middle school and high school teachers to attend an annual literature workshop. Applicants will be evaluated on their ability to demonstrate their understanding of the importance of young adult literature, as well as how they intend to use young adults books and the resources they a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172250
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/18

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

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for a mobile lending library serving underserved youth. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool through 8th grade. The bookmobile grant program p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779
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Grants to Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Human Needs, and Education Projects in W...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants of up to $1,000 to Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit the Washington County community. Programs may fall in the areas of arts and humanities, education, environment and animal welfare, health and fitness, human needs, community improvement, and religious/faith-based projects. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173143
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 09/10/18

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 for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

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

Deadline 10/01/18

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 Northern Tioga County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Health, Arts, and Education

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to northern Tioga County, 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. Part of the mission of the Trust i...

GrantWatch ID#: 145683
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Grants to Greene County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Greene County, Pennsylvania nonprofits, schools, faith-based organizations, governmental agencies, and other publicly supported organizations for programs and projects to benefit residents and improve the local quality of life. Funding areas include: - Animal welfare, agricultur...

GrantWatch ID#: 158818
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 10/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote education in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 175974
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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Exceptional Instruction in Latin, Greek, or Classi...

Deadline 10/02/18

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of Greek, Latin, or classics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Applications should address at least four of the following criteria: -Success, size, and growth of the classics...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424
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Grants to South Central Pennsylvania Nonprofits and IHEs for Scientific, Educational, Charita...

Deadline 10/09/18

Grants to South Central Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations and IHEs for activities, programs or services in the local community. Funding is available for scientific, educational, charitable, literary, and cultural purposes. Priority is given to programs in Dauphin and Cumberland Counties. Grants are made to institut...

GrantWatch ID#: 159693
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 10/17/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/18

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, Media Institutions, and Educational Institutions to Improve Invest...

Deadline 11/15/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Needs, At-Risk Youth Education, and Domestic Violence Pro...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for financial assistance to provide children and families with basic provisions, including food, shelter, and physical fitness programs, to support those fleeing from domestic abuse, and to support education and training programs for at-risk children and youth. Only organizations a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551

Raise Money on YouHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, Veterans, ...

Deadline Ongoing

YouHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-days ( 6 weeks) of free tips and templates provided for your crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "crowd". https://...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania Public Libraries for New and Innovative Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania public libraries for special projects that are outside the library's routine operating budget. Preference will be given to projects that involve collaborations with other libraries or organizations, and ideas that can be developed and shared with other county libraries.

GrantWatch ID#: 173929

Grants and Loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Rural Nonprofits and Agencies for C...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants and loans to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and Tribes located in rural areas to support the development of community facilities. Facilities must offer an essential service and support orderly development for communities located in primarily rural geographic areas. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174366

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Educational and Research Projects that Foster Financia...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and state and public colleges and universities for educational programs, research programs, or combination programs that educate underserved Americans in financial capability, financial literacy, and financial well-being. Through the General Grant Program, the FINRA Investor Educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 163638

In-Kind Donations of Books to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies to Supplement Library Co...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of books to USA nonprofits, schools, colleges and universities, museums and libraries, and local, state, and federal government agencies to build library collections. The books must be chosen in person by a representative at the funding source's facility in Washington, D.C. Participating organizations...

GrantWatch ID#: 174863

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania Public Libraries for Emergency Funding to Avoid Closure

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Berks County, Pennsylvania public libraries to address unforeseen and critical emergency needs. Funding may be requested by a library that has exhausted all other sources of funding and is at risk of closing due to unanticipated circumstances or circumstances beyond its control. Applications for emergency gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 173928

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, Libraries, and Schools in Eligible States to Support Literacy Progr...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, and California nonprofit organizations and other tax-exempt agencies, including schools and public libraries, for innovative literacy programs that serve children from disadvantaged populations in eligible regions. For the purposes of these grants, eligible regio...

GrantWatch ID#: 170553

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Program and Operating Support

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Maryland, Pennsylvania, Hawaii, Illinois, New York City, and California nonprofit organizations to support for a broad range of programs serving the funding source's priority regions, as well as rural communities throughout the country. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in advance of a full proposal. Fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 174983

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Education, and Charitable Events Related to Disease and...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for health services, education, and charitable events that relate to at least one of funding source's five areas of interest: HIV/AIDS, hematology and oncology, liver disease, inflammatory and respiratory disease, and cardiovascular conditions. The funding source aims to improve access...

GrantWatch ID#: 169063

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Capital Projects to Help Serve the Jewish and General Communiti...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to support a range of capital projects, with an emphasis on projects serving older adults and the Jewish community. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in advance of a full proposal. Program areas include older adults, workforce development, education, veterans, and general comm...

GrantWatch ID#: 174981

Grants to Mid-Western Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Civic Affairs, Health, an...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to mid-Western Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations to support programs that enhance the quality of life for residents of the region. Funding is intended to encourage programming in the areas of education, arts and culture, health, human services, and community and civic affairs. The Community Foundation makes g...

GrantWatch ID#: 167178

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Adult and Family Literacy Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $200 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for adult and family literacy programs. Funding is intended to expand and develop literacy and educational programs in an effort to combat adult illiteracy. Funds may be requested in the following categories: - General - Capital - Operating Support -...

GrantWatch ID#: 156183

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

In-Kind Book Donations to USA Title 1 Schools, Teachers, and After-School Programs with Low-...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind book donations to USA Title 1 schools and Title 1 school teachers, as well as other schools and after-school programs with low-income students. Through this program, schools are awarded children's books and related educational resources that help get encourage underserved children across the country to read. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 164344

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

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

Grants to USA Medical Libraries and Health Information Organizations in Mid-Atlantic States ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $2,000 to Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania medical libraries and other organizations that provide health information to improve professional experience and knowledge. The goal of this program is to enhance health information delivery and access. Funding may be used for professional developme...

GrantWatch ID#: 167517
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States to Promote Education, Health, and Self-Suffi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $2,500 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for humanitarian activities to nurture and uplift individuals in need. Program areas include education, health and independence, and economic self-sufficiency....

GrantWatch ID#: 162434