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81 Literacy and Libraries Grants for North Carolina

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Grants to USA Libraries Serving Incarcerated Individuals and Returning Citizens to Improve Cap...

Deadline 04/12/24

Grants of $10,000 to USA qualifying libraries to improve capacity and support operations. Funding is intended to assist libraries that provide services to incarcerated individuals or to returning citizens re-entering society following incarceration. Funds may be used t...

GrantWatch ID#: 208727

Grants to USA PreK-12 Teachers for Innovative Classroom Projects Related to Agriculture

Deadline 04/15/24

Grants to USA PreK-12 teachers to enhance student understanding of agriculture by incorporating agricultural lessons into the core curriculum. Funding is intended for the purchase of classroom resources and materials from specific vendors. Teachers may propose creative...

GrantWatch ID#: 160271

In-Kind Book Donations to USA Schools, Title 1 Educators, and After-School Programs to Benefit...

Deadline 04/15/24

In-kind book donations to USA schools, Title 1 educators, and after-school programs to benefit low-income students. The purpose of the program is to provide teachers with additional resources to instill a love of learning and reading in their students. Grants will be a...

GrantWatch ID#: 164344

Grants to USA Historians, Writers, Researchers, and Graduate Students for Research Related to ...

Deadline 04/15/24

Grants of $1,500 to USA historians, writers, independent researchers, and graduate students for historical research projects related to Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Priority consideration will be given to proposals offering new approaches or interpretations of previou...

GrantWatch ID#: 182956

Grants to USA Educators for Projects to Improve Education Related to Social Justice Topics

Deadline 04/15/24

Grants to USA and territories educators for projects to expand education related to social justice topics. Funding is intended to support initiatives in a wide range of community environments, including K-12 schools, libraries, prisons, and other community institutions.

GrantWatch ID#: 213335

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Libraries to Reduce Electricity Costs

Deadline 04/17/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International libraries to reduce electricity costs. Funding is intended for customers of the funding source who are interested in installing solar panels. Priority will be given to libraries with relatively new roofs that can accommodate the...

GrantWatch ID#: 202618

Grants to USA, Canada, and UK Nonfiction Writers to Complete Works in Progress

Deadline 04/23/24

Grants of $40,000 to USA, Canada, and UK nonfiction writers to complete works already in progress. Topics include, but are not limited to philosophy, graphic nonfiction, memoir, biography, history, food or travel writing, the sciences, personal essays, criticism, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 195186

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools for Student Literacy Programs

Deadline 04/25/24

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public libraries, and K-12 schools in multiple states for programs that focus on student literacy. Funding is intended for organizations that provide literacy programs that target students who are below grade level...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Authors for Jewish-Themed Nonfiction Books

Deadline 04/26/24

Awards to USA, Canada, and International authors for nonfiction books on Jewish subjects. In addition to the $5,000 cash prize, winners will receive marketing and promotion assistance and customized support. Awards are available for books that have recently been publis...

GrantWatch ID#: 159486

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 04/29/24

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Universities to Raise Awareness About Censor...

Deadline 04/30/24

Grants of $1,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and universities for programs and activities that raise awareness about censorship issues and intellectual freedom. The purpose of the Foundation is to protect the right of the public to have access t...

GrantWatch ID#: 144035

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

Deadline 04/30/24

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to honor USA and territories K-12 American history teachers for excellence in the field. Nominations are welcome on behalf of educators who demonstrate commitment, leadership, and creativity, as well as effective use of sources...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

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

Deadline 04/30/24

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

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits and Agencies for Charitable Programs that Benefit Resident...

Deadline 04/30/24

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to North Carolina nonprofit and faith-based organizations, government agencies, public schools, and fire and rescue departments to benefit residents in eligible locations. Focus areas include human services, food insec...

GrantWatch ID#: 187838

Opportunity for USA High School and College Students to Participate in an Essay Contest

Deadline 04/30/24

Opportunity for USA high school and college students to participate in an essay contest. Winners will receive cash prizes. Essays must address topics related to free expression and should be original and clearly written. Winning essays will be promoted to the social me...

GrantWatch ID#: 201307

Award to a USA K-6 Teacher to Recognize Achievement in Teaching Writing to Students

Deadline 05/01/24

Award of $2,000 to a USA K-6 teacher to recognize excellence in helping students improve in writing. Applicants should explain and demonstrate their philosophy about writing instruction and student progress. In addition, teachers must provide student writing samples wi...

GrantWatch ID#: 160630

Award to a USA School Library to Recognize Outstanding Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/01/24

Award of $5,000 to a USA school library to recognize outstanding humanities programming. Eligible nominees are libraries in K-12 private and public schools. Program areas include, but are not limited to, social studies, poetry, drama, art, music, language arts, foreign...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094

Award to a USA or Canada English Teacher to Recognize Teaching Excellence

Deadline 05/01/24

Award to a USA or Canada English language arts teacher to honor teaching excellence. The award is intended to recognize a teacher of grades 6-8 who has inspired and motivated students and demonstrated excellence in teaching. The winning teacher will be honored at the M...

GrantWatch ID#: 200300

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Authors to Recognize an Outstanding Work in the Field...

Deadline 05/01/24

Awards of $2,500 and an award of $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International authors to recognize contributions to the field of Jewish literature. The award recipient will be honored for an outstanding work of nonfiction that explores modern Jewish thought and increases ...

GrantWatch ID#: 202025

Grants to USA Hispanic-Serving IHEs to Strengthen Humanities Programs

Deadline 05/07/24

Grants to USA and territories institutions of higher education that serve Hispanic populations to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fie...

GrantWatch ID#: 144094

Grants to USA Nonprofit Historically Black IHEs in Multiple States to Strengthen Humanities Co...

Deadline 05/07/24

Grants to USA and US Virgin Islands nonprofit historically Black colleges and universities to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fields....

GrantWatch ID#: 144095

Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/07/24

Grants to USA community colleges and two-year institutions of higher education to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fields. Projects mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339

Grants to USA IHEs to Strengthen and Expand the Humanities Curriculum

Deadline 05/07/24

Grants to USA institutions of higher education to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fields. Projects must address a core topic or set o...

GrantWatch ID#: 190283
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Libraries for Exceptional Public Relations Programs

Deadline 05/10/24

Awards to USA, Canada, and International libraries for exceptional public relations programs. Examples of eligible programs include summer reading programs, rebranding efforts, promoting unique archives, community partnerships, and awareness campaigns. In recognition o...

GrantWatch ID#: 161380

Grants to USA Nonprofit Arts Organizations for Capacity Building Initiatives

Deadline 05/10/24

Grants of $5,000 and grants of $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit arts organizations for capacity building initiatives. Funding is intended to support literary organizations with building skills, sustainable practices, management training, and other initiatives t...

GrantWatch ID#: 213931
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Grants to USA Writers for Written Works Related to Contemporary Visual Art

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to USA writers for written works related to contemporary visual art. Funding is intended for the production of short-form writing, books, and articles for both general and specialized art audiences. The program also supports art writing that experiments with lit...

GrantWatch ID#: 150417

Grants to USA, Canada, and International High School Journalism Teachers to Participate in Wor...

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International high school journalism teachers to subsidize the cost of attending teacher workshops at an American university. Priority funding is given to unlicensed teachers and advisers and to those with little or no journalism teaching and...

GrantWatch ID#: 154045
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Holocaust Research and Writing

Deadline 05/15/24

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 meri...

GrantWatch ID#: 170921
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofit Museums and Libraries to Exhibit and Preserve ...

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants of up to $3,000 and in-kind donations of materials to USA and territories nonprofit museums and libraries to preserve and exhibit collections. Funding is intended to support project costs and may be used for supplies, display fabrication, publicity, and contract...

GrantWatch ID#: 192922

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, Communities, and Individuals for Proje...

Deadline 05/17/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations, communities, and individuals for projects related to ancient literature, language, and history. Funding is intended to support programs, events, and projects that involve community residents in discussions on topi...

GrantWatch ID#: 201710

Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Artist to Support New Botany-Related Work

Deadline 05/31/24

Fellowship of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International emerging artist for the development of new work related to gardens, plants, or landscapes. Funding is intended to support a visual artist, literary artist, musician, filmmaker, poet, playwright, performance artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 196916
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Fellowship to a USA, Canada, or International Scholar to Support Research Related to Botany

Deadline 05/31/24

Fellowship of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International emerging scholar or researcher for the development of work related to the arts, culture, and history of landscapes, gardens, and plants. Funding is intended to support a fellowship program focusing on the humanit...

GrantWatch ID#: 196917
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Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Support Botany-Related Studies

Deadline 05/31/24

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International individual artists, researchers, scholars, conservation practitioners, scientists, and writers for studies related to gardens, plants, and landscapes. Funding is intended to support project creation alongside other resident...

GrantWatch ID#: 196920
NEW

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Jewish Artist for the Creation of a Unique Work in th...

Deadline 06/01/24

Grant of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or International Jewish artist to support the creation of a unique work in the field of Jewish book arts. Applicants should be professional artists who are currently active in the field of book arts and whose works have been exhibited ...

GrantWatch ID#: 212534

Awards to USA Translators to Recognize Exceptional Work in the Translation of Book-Length Work...

Deadline 06/03/24

Awards to USA translators to recognize exceptional work in the translation of book-length works in Japanese. Eligible entries include short story collections, memoirs, novels, essays, manga, poetry, and drama. Submitted works may be modern or classics that are publishe...

GrantWatch ID#: 195593

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

Deadline 06/05/24

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Activities

Deadline 06/15/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for community benefit activities. Funding preference will be given to proposals taking place in locations where at least one member of the funding source either resides or visits frequently, so that the utilization of funds can be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181481
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Opportunity for USA Poets and Literary Scholars to Participate in a Residency in Rural Massach...

Deadline 06/15/24

Opportunity for USA poets and literary scholars to participate in a residency in a rural town in Massachusetts. Participants will receive a stipend of $3,000 and will promote and study poetry during their six-month stay at the residence. The purpose of the program is t...

GrantWatch ID#: 213755
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Grants to USA Researchers and Policy Thinkers Affiliated with IHEs and Think Tanks for Policy ...

Deadline 06/17/24

Grants of $60,000 to USA researchers and policy thinkers affiliated with nonprofit IHEs and think tanks for policy analysis research projects. Funding is intended to support research and writing to prepare a book for publication. Eligible subject areas include military...

GrantWatch ID#: 195896
NEW

Award to a USA Public Library to Recognize Outstanding Community Impact

Deadline 06/17/24

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

Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research Projects and Writing in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/25/24

Fellowships to USA scholars to work on research projects and writing in the fields of behavioral, economic, political, and social sciences. Successful applicants will receive salary support, access to research materials, an office, and work equipment. Residencies will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178482
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Grants to USA Teachers, Administrators, and Educational Staff to Benefit Native American Stude...

Deadline 06/30/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA teachers, administrators, and educational support staff to benefit Native American students. Funding is intended to address unmet needs in schools and classrooms serving Native students. Preference is given to unique, sustainable projects....

GrantWatch ID#: 190234
NEW

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

Deadline 06/30/24

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
NEW

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

Deadline 07/01/24

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 07/01/24

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
NEW

Grants to North Carolina Nonprofits, Tribes, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible Locations to Supp...

Deadline 08/23/24

Grants of up to $2,500 to North Carolina nonprofit organizations, tribes, IHEs, and libraries in eligible regions to support arts programs. Grant funds may also be used for operating expenses. Funding priorities include supporting local arts organizations, arts educati...

GrantWatch ID#: 147849

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
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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 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
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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
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