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89 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Maryland

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Governments, and IHEs for the Translation and Pre...

Deadline 12/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. Applications are encouraged for long-term and short-term editorial projects, as well as projects that are at a planning sta...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits to Serve Families, Women, and Ch...

Deadline 11/05/21

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to serve local families, women, and children in need. Focus areas include health, education, housing, and economic empowerment. Grant funds must be used to serve residents of o...

GrantWatch ID#: 165111

Awards to Maryland Artists and Collectives to Recognize Artistic Excellence

Deadline 12/17/21

Awards of $10,000 and an award of $30,000 to Maryland artists and collectives in eligible counties to recognize artistic excellence. Awards will be given in the following categories: music, visual artist, performance, film and video, literary arts, and interdisciplinar...

GrantWatch ID#: 158550

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

Deadline 12/15/21 Conference Date: 10/27/21

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA writers to write nonfiction books related to the humanities that are geared for the general public. Applicants are advised that required registration may take at least two weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the writing of w...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Grants to USA Libraries to Support Recovery in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 12/02/21 Conference Date: 10/27/21

Grants of $10,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories libraries for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help strengthen libraries and support recovery in the wake of the pandemic. Eligible libraries include academic, p...

GrantWatch ID#: 199114

Grants to USA Tribal Organizations, Libraries, Museums, and Cultural Institutions to Dissemi...

Deadline 10/29/21

Grants to USA and territories tribal organizations, libraries, museums, science centers, aquariums, zoos, gardens, and other cultural institutions to disseminate information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination. Funding for the first round is intended to use, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 198379

Grants and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Dev...

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants and event sponsorships to USA nonprofit organizations working in the areas of STEM education, community development, and road and vehicle safety. Certain applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to a full grant application. Funding and event s...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

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

Deadline 10/31/21

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

Fellowships to USA Mid-Career Authors and Scholars to Complete Projects Related to Creative ...

Deadline 11/01/21

Fellowships of $35,000 to USA and territories early mid-career authors and scholars for independent projects in creative nonfiction and history. Fellowships are intended to provide time to complete independent works, and are frequently used to supplement sabbatical lea...

GrantWatch ID#: 162919

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Classroom Instruction in Cla...

Deadline 11/01/21

Awards of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction in classical studies. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Nominations may be made by an administrator, a colleague, a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424

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

Deadline 11/01/21

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. Funding is intended to support music preservation, music archiving, and research exploring the effects of music on individuals an...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543

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

Deadline 11/01/21

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

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

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 and in-kind donations of materials to USA and Territories nonprofit museums and libraries to exhibit and preserve collections. Funding is intended to preserve collections, promote equity, diversity, and inclusion, increase use of glazing techniqu...

GrantWatch ID#: 192922

Grant to a USA Health Organization or Library for Digital Health Resource Equity Projects

Deadline 11/01/21

Grant of $25,000 to a USA health organization or library in multiple states for a project to improve access to technology and digital health resources in underserved communities. Funding is intended for projects that will allow more equitable access to digital health r...

GrantWatch ID#: 198802

Grant to a USA Health Organization or Library for Increased Public Access to Health Informati...

Deadline 11/01/21

Grant of $20,000 to a USA health organization or library in multiple states for projects to provide increased access to health information resources to health professionals and the general public. Funding is intended to provide underserved communities in Delaware, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 198808

Grant to a USA Health Organization or Library for Innovative Data Science Projects

Deadline 11/01/21

Grant of $25,000 to a USA health organization or library in multiple states for innovative projects in data science, biomedical knowledge, or other health information fields. Funding is intended particularly to help typically underserved populations to effectively use ...

GrantWatch ID#: 198811

Fellowships to USA PhD Students for Dissertation Research on International and Indigenous Cu...

Deadline 11/02/21

Fellowships to USA and Territories PhD students for dissertation research on international and Indigenous cultures. Applicants must ensure that the language evaluation is finalized before the deadline. Fellowships are intended for students conducting fieldwork in a wid...

GrantWatch ID#: 192266

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 West Virginia and Maryland Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Counties for a Rang...

Deadline 11/05/21

Grants to West Virginia and Maryland nonprofit organizations and government agencies for charitable programs in eligible counties. Program areas include the following: parks and recreation, health, animal welfare, libraries and literacy, arts, youth, community and econ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175867

Grants to Maryland Schools in Eligible Areas for Arts Programming that Benefits Local Childr...

Deadline 11/05/21

Grants of up to $2,500 to Maryland schools in eligible areas for arts programming that benefits local residents. Funding is intended to support performances, workshops, and other activities that advance the arts and improve arts education for local youth. Grants are de...

GrantWatch ID#: 197980

Grants to Maryland Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs in Eligible Locations for Arts Programming

Deadline 11/10/21

Grants to Maryland nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs in eligible areas to support arts programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to support programming within a range of disciplines, including folk, traditional, and heritage arts; ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144268

Fellowship to a USA Scholar for Collaborative Research in Latin Lexicography at an Institute...

Deadline 11/12/21

Fellowship to a USA scholar for research in the field of Latin lexicography at an institute in Germany. During the year-long program, the selected fellow will conduct research studies on Latin philology and culture, contribute entries to the lexicon project, and collab...

GrantWatch ID#: 197049

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance Museum Services

Deadline 11/15/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for initiatives to enhance museum services. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of research, non-research...

GrantWatch ID#: 162641

Grants to USA Museums, Nonprofits, IHEs, and Tribes to Develop the Capacity of African Ameri...

Deadline 11/15/21

Grants to USA and territories museums, nonprofit organizations, IHEs, and tribal organizations to develop the organizational capacity of African American museums. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding may be used...

GrantWatch ID#: 162642

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

Deadline 11/15/21

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. The winning stories will be published in an annually released anthology. The purpose of the award is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603

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

Deadline 11/15/21

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, Canada, and International Publishing Companies to Translate Japanese Books

Deadline 11/19/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International publishing companies to translate Japanese works of literature. Funding is intended to facilitate worldwide understanding of Japanese culture by making Japanese works more accessible. Eligible use of funds includes translation a...

GrantWatch ID#: 198827
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Grants to Maryland Nonprofits to Benefit At-Risk Youth in Eligible Locations

Deadline 11/26/21

Grants of $10,000 and a grant of $15,000 to Maryland nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to benefit at-risk youth. Funding is intended to support organizations with programming that addresses the areas of education, housing, clothing, and food for at-risk you...

GrantWatch ID#: 181536

Grants to USA Scholars and Doctoral Graduates for Costs Associated with Research and Fieldwo...

Deadline 12/01/21

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars and doctoral graduates for expenses related to non-commercial research in any area of knowledge. Funding is intended to support laboratory research expenses, fieldwork costs, travel to archives and libraries, and the purchase of m...

GrantWatch ID#: 163655

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

Deadline 04/01/22 LOI Date: 12/01/21

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Public Schools, and Colleges ...

Deadline 12/01/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools and colleges for projects and programs that foster the growth of bluegrass music. Funding is intended for cultural, educational, organizational dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 176895

Grants to Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia Nonprofits for Literacy, Children, Art...

Deadline 12/01/21

Grants averaging $5,000 to Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia area nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on arts, literacy, children, and humanitarian efforts. While all areas are considered, the Foundation primarily concentrates its fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 178281

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs to Develop and Offer Courses Related to the Ho...

Deadline 12/05/21

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International institutions of higher education to develop and offer courses related to the Holocaust. Funding is intended to support IHEs where Holocaust studies courses are not available or need additional support. Funding is...

GrantWatch ID#: 179479

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Develop a Long-Form Project of ...

Deadline 12/15/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to develop a long-form project of nonfiction work. Preference will be given to projects with a focus on current events and issues. Projects may be in the form of documentaries, photojournalism, podcasts, nonfict...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grant to a USA Library for Outreach Projects Targeting Underserved Children

Deadline 12/15/21

Grant of $3,000 to a USA library for outreach efforts addressing underserved populations in the community. Funding is intended for projects that engage underserved children, from birth to age 14. Applications will be considered for new and innovative programs, or for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 176910

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Museums and University Presses to Publish Scholarly...

Deadline 12/15/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International museums and university presses for scholarly publishing projects related to specific fields of art. Funding is intended to offset production-related expenses. Eligible uses of funding include translation, photography, editing, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 192006

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 USA School Libraries for Books and Other Reading Materials

Deadline 12/31/21

Grants to USA school libraries for books and other reading materials. Funding is intended to encourage students from needy schools to develop an interest in learning and reading. Eligible expenses include books and electronic books, periodicals, reference materials, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 194199

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

Deadline 12/31/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, nonprofit leaders, elected officials, and town managers and employees for capital projects to revitalize public community spaces in rural areas. The purpose of the program is to create and restore communal spaces ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197389
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for Projects Related to Performing Arts

Deadline 12/31/21

Fellowships of $10,000 to USA individual scholars for performing arts projects in New York City. In addition to the stipend, fellows will also receive $2,500 for digitizing new materials. Eligible projects are related to the work of the writer, director, and playwright...

GrantWatch ID#: 199120

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

Deadline 01/12/22

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

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Recognize Contributions to Information ...

Deadline 01/15/22

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize outstanding contributions to the fields of information literacy and library instruction. Nominations should be based on formal or informal research on the topic, the cre...

GrantWatch ID#: 166583

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library to Acknowledge Contributions to Information...

Deadline 01/15/22

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International library to acknowledge contributions to the development and augmentation of information literacy instruction. The award is available to both academic and non-academic libraries. Preference wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 166586
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research Related to Culture in th...

Deadline 01/18/22

Fellowships of $3,500 to USA, Canada, and International scholars holding a Ph.D. and curators and librarians for research projects related to Shakespeare or early modern world culture. The four-week non-residential fellowships should make use of collections, archives, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162024

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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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Community Events that...

Deadline 01/26/22

Grants of up to $20,000 and in-kind support to USA nonprofit organizations, government divisions and agencies, school districts, Tribes, and public libraries for programs that promote reading. In addition to grant funds, recipients will also receive promotional materia...

GrantWatch ID#: 187206
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Fellowships to USA Individuals to Conduct Scholarly Research in New York City

Deadline 01/31/22

Fellowships providing a weekly stipend of $1,000 to USA individual scholars from outside the New York City metropolitan area to make use of library collections in New York City. Funding is intended to support scholars currently engaged in independent, post-doctoral, or...

GrantWatch ID#: 177669

Grants to USA Health Organizations, Libraries, and Individuals to Improve Knowledge Areas of ...

Deadline 01/31/22

Grants of $2,000 to USA health organizations, libraries, and individuals in multiple states to increase and improve specific knowledge areas and experience in health professionals. Funding is intended to improve access to and delivery of health information and to stren...

GrantWatch ID#: 198813
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Award to a USA or Canada Library in Recognition of Staff Development Program

Deadline 02/01/22

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library to recognize achievements in the area of professional development. The award honors an institution that offers a workforce development program designed to enhance staff abilities and increase the effectiveness in reaching obje...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079