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Grants to Delaware, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania Libraries and Organizations to Imp...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $50,000 to New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania libraries and community-based organizations for training and programs that improve access to health information. Funding is intended to support projects that advance health information, improve the ability to locate high-quality biomedical and heal...

GrantWatch ID#: 184630

Grants to USA IHE Faculty for Curricula Related to Interfaith Practices and Themes

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA university and college faculty across a range of disciplines to develop or revise coursework that promotes interfaith concepts. Funding is intended for innovative curricula that advance interfaith studies and pedagogies with new and intensive approaches. Grant awards are meant to support grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 185465

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/19

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

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

Deadline 03/31/19

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

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

Deadline 03/31/19

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 to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/19

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

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Projects that Support Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit veterans. Funding is intended for projects that support veterans in one of the following categories: financial support/services, female veterans, veteran camaraderie, service/therapy animal support, job/transition training, legal support/services, life skills,...

GrantWatch ID#: 184725

Grants to USA Community Organizations and Libraries for Storytelling Programs for Native Pop...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of $750 to USA and Territories community organizations and libraries serving Asian Pacific American and American Indian or Alaska Native families and children for storytelling programs. The literacy program explores and celebrates these cultures through oral traditions, books, and art to provide an interactive, enr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173301

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

Deadline 08/01/19 LOI Date: 04/01/19

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 to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas for New Children's Books

Deadline 04/01/19

In-kind grants valued at $400 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 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Programs that Impact the Community and Impro...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit the communities where the funding source does business. Eligible communities are located in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carol...

GrantWatch ID#: 180369

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

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $2,500 to Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania medical libraries and other organizations that provide health information to improve professional experience and knowledge. Funding is intended to enhance health information delivery and access. Funding may be used for professional development and e...

GrantWatch ID#: 167517

Grants to USA Libraries, Schools, and Organizations in the Middle Atlantic Region for Health ...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware public libraries, IHEs, health departments, schools, and community organizations for outreach and education projects to increase community ability to access health information resources. The purpose of the Health Information Outreach Award is to...

GrantWatch ID#: 185495
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Educational Institutions and School Districts for Japanese Language I...

Deadline 04/10/19

Grants of up to $30,000 per eligible school to USA nonprofit educational institutions and school districts for financial assistance to create, expand, or maintain existing Japanese language instruction programs. An intention to apply must be emailed prior to applying. Funding is intended to support eligible applicants that...

GrantWatch ID#: 144103

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

Deadline 04/12/19

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 Historians, Students, Researchers, and Writers for Innovative Research Related...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of $1,000 to USA historians, graduate students, writers, and independent researchers to conduct original research on a topic related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Writers that pursue neglected topics or new approaches to previously explored topics will be given preference. Grant recipients will be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182956
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship resulting in the publication of policy papers, journal articles, and books. The Foundation will also f...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Universities to Raise Awareness About Cens...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $1,000 and grants of $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and universities for programs and activities that raise awareness about censorship issues and intellectual freedom. Proposed activities must take place during the week of September 22nd through the 28th, during the annual Banned Book...

GrantWatch ID#: 144035

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

Deadline 04/30/19

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 organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

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

Deadline 05/01/19

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

Deadline 05/10/19

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

Deadline 05/15/19

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, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Military Members, Veterans, and their F...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA nonprofits for projects and programs to support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce. Focus Areas: - Military Caregivers - Famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182067

Grants to Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Education, Health, Housing, and Civi...

Deadline 06/11/19 LOI Date: 05/16/19

Grants to Pennsylvania nonprofits for programs and projects that address community needs in Allegheny County. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Program areas include civic engagement for a vibrant democracy, supporting individuals and families with a focus on health, education, and housi...

GrantWatch ID#: 130289
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States for Youth Literacy ...

Deadline 05/16/19

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 with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349
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Grants to USA Libraries, Educational Institutions, Hospitals, and Clinics in Multiple States ...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA libraries, educational institutions, hospitals, and clinics in multiple states for innovative projects. Funding is intended to support capital projects, equipment purchases, and educational endowments, as well as initiatives to improve healthcare. Eligible states include Connecticut, Flor...

GrantWatch ID#: 180741
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 05/31/19

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066
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Grants to USA, Canada and International Nonprofits and Organizations to Improve Worldwide Li...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of $1,000 and one grant of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and organizations to increase literacy rates for children worldwide. Funding is intended to support nonprofits that have made a significant impact on increasing literacy throughout the world. FineReads is incredibly passionate about i...

GrantWatch ID#: 184760
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Institutions of Higher Education for the Creation o...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International institutions of higher education for the creation or implementation of courses related to the Holocaust. Proposals at colleges and universities where courses in Holocaust studies are not available or where they are in need of further support are given priority. Teaching grants h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179479
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Grants to Pennsylvania and New Jersey Nonprofits for K-12 Literacy Programming in Eligible R...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to Pennsylvania and New Jersey nonprofits to promote literacy for underserved K-12 youth in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Chester, Delaware, and Camden. Funding may be used to support after-school, summer, and in-school literacy enrichment programs. Children and youth served by programming must be in grades Kinderg...

GrantWatch ID#: 180394

Grants to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Organizations to Enhance Public Spaces in Camden and Ph...

Deadline 07/26/19 LOI Date: 06/14/19

Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey organizations for projects that improve and increase access to public spaces and parks, especially in low or moderate income communities. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for parks, libraries, recreation ce...

GrantWatch ID#: 179166
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Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Organizations for Literacy and School Readiness Program...

Deadline 07/26/19 LOI Date: 06/14/19

Grants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania organizations for literacy and school readiness programs for children ages 0-8. An Inquiry form must be submitted prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support early childhood education programming, K-3 literacy instruction, community advocacy, and family engagement on beha...

GrantWatch ID#: 181239
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 06/19/19

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 Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 08/01/19

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

Deadline 09/01/19

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 c...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610

Grants to Allentown, Pennsylvania Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local Children and You...

Deadline 10/01/19

Grants of up to $1,500 to Allentown, Pennsylvania nonprofits for community service projects that benefit children and youth. The Foundation's priority for funding projects is first to Allentown, then Lehigh County, and then the Lehigh Valley. The Foundation considers projects that support children and youth its priority. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 137965

Grants to International and USA Nonprofits in Multiple Regions for Education, Health, Civic,...

Deadline 10/31/19

Grants to International and USA nonprofits in multiple states for programs in the areas of education, health and welfare, disaster relief, civic projects to address important issues, arts, and programs that promote cultural diversity. Priority is given to specific projects over unrestricted funding. Eligible locations ...

GrantWatch ID#: 163837
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Donations & Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits & For-Profits for Education, Literacy, and the Ar...

Deadline Ongoing

Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, and higher learning. A suitable sponsorship is one tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869
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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
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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

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, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127
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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
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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
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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 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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Education, Personal Development, and Hum...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations for programs that strengthen the human spirit and promote personal integrity. The Foundation supports organizations concentrated on character development throug...

GrantWatch ID#: 163333
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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