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Massachusetts Art Grants & Culture Grants:  167 Arts and Culture Grants for Massachusetts.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals for International Theater Collaborations and Travel...

Deadline 03/22/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit theater organizations and individuals to promote cultural exchanges with their international counterparts. Two types of funding are available: travel grants to foster new relationships, and project development grants to further existing collabora...

GrantWatch ID#: 151794

Grants to Multiple USA States, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Agencies for Youth, ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to multiple USA States, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to promote community development in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must request an invitation to apply prior to submitting a proposal. Program areas include youth deve...

GrantWatch ID#: 183038

Grants to USA Artists to Support Innovative Projects and Career Development

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA artists representing a wide range of creative disciplines to support projects and career development activities. This program seeks to provide capital support to artists embarking on creative, adventurous, and risk-taking initiatives. In addition to financial support, artists will receive targeted advisory se...

GrantWatch ID#: 152012

Grants to USA IHEs, Agencies, Nonprofits for History Workshops for K-12 Teachers

Deadline 02/22/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to host one-week humanities workshops for K-12 educators. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by January 25 and February 8. The purpose of this program is to enhance and strengthen huma...

GrantWatch ID#: 153587

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Humanities Professional Development for Educators

Deadline 02/22/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to host humanities programming for teachers and IHE faculty during the upcoming summer term. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by January 25 and February 8. Applicants may hold humanities institutes and seminars t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178151

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Multi-Media Projects that Promote Architecture Appreci...

Deadline 02/25/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofits and IHEs to produce and present projects and programs such as publications, exhibitions, installations, films, new media projects, lectures and conferences that highlight the field of architecture. Funding is intended to provide critical support at key points in the development of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177777

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Community through the Buil...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has made significant contributions to community development through architecture and design of the built environment. Nominations will also be considered for a team of individuals for a single body of work. Nominees could include, but are not limited to, public offici...

GrantWatch ID#: 177781

Grants to USA and Turkey Artists for Turkish Arts and Cultural Projects and Residencies in th...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to USA and Turkey dancers, film makers, and other types of artists for Turkish-related arts and cultural projects and residencies. This program provides project grants as well as residencies for both emerging and established artists in an effort to promote cross-cultural dialogue between the United States and Turkey...

GrantWatch ID#: 178142

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, and Agencies for Arts Activities in Underserved Communities

Deadline 04/03/18 Conference Date: 02/28/18 LOI Date: 03/21/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underserved populations. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations by March 21. Applications are invited for projects that promote public engagement with vario...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794
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Grants to USA Organizations for Publications Showcasing Emerging or Under-Recognized Visual ...

Deadline 04/15/18 LOI Date: 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA (excluding New Mexico) organizations for publications that promote appreciation and awareness of the contemporary visual arts. LOIs are due March 1. Funding is primarily provided in support of publications and catalogues that showcase exhibitions by under-recognized or emerging ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158627

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Exhibit Historical American Art that ...

Deadline 05/15/18 LOI Date: 03/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for arts exhibitions that increase the understanding and appreciation of historical American art (circa 1500–1980). Letters of inquiry are due March 1, 2018. The funding source has a particular interest in supporting exhibitions that add an international d...

GrantWatch ID#: 170093

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

Deadline 03/01/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Arts Organizations to Support Visual Artists' Professional and C...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit and arts organizations, museums, and cultural institutions for projects that support visual artists' needs and contribute to their creative and professional development. Funding is intended to support initiatives such as exhibitions, regranting, catalogs, curatorial programs at museums, and artist r...

GrantWatch ID#: 173516

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHE Students for Photography Projects that Promote W...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants valued at up to $22,500 to USA, Canada, and International students pursuing an associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree at an accredited college or university for still photography projects that promote world peace and cultural understanding. The primary student grant – first place – goes to one person. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178052

Grants to Massachusetts and Vermont Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Enhancement...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to Massachusetts and Vermont nonprofits for programs that strive to enhance the lives of the residents of North Adams, as well as the neighboring communities of Florida and Clarksburg, Massachusetts, and Stamford, Vermont. Eligible programs may focus on any community needs, such as histo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178198

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Commission Contemporary Music Comp...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International performing organizations for the commission of chamber and symphonic music compositions. This program is primarily intended for chamber groups and orchestras demonstrating a record of excellence in the presentation of contemporary music. The commissioned works will be performed ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178361

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Playwrights to Write, Develop, and Produce New Work...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International playwrights to develop and produce new plays about technology, science, and math. Funding is also available to commission not-yet-written works. This grant supports the productions of emerging, mid-level and established writers. In 2000, Manhattan Theatre Club began a partnershi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178395

Grants to USA and Canada Scholars for Research on Native American Language and Ethnohistory

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $3,500 to USA and Canada postdoctoral scholars and graduate students to conduct research on Native American ethnohistory, history of studies, and linguistics in the continental US and Canada. Applicants are advised to initiate applications in advance of the deadline to allow time for the submission of lette...

GrantWatch ID#: 178514

Grants to New Hampshire and Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Community Benef...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants averaging $10,000 to $25,000 to New Hampshire and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for community benefit programs. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, social services, and the arts in Lawrence, as well as other locations in Southeastern New Hampshire and Merri...

GrantWatch ID#: 179380

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational Programs and Activities that Promote Art Made from ...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and activities that promote the appreciation and development of art made from glass. Funding may be used for brochures, catalogs, curatorial stipends, exhibitions, videos, and residencies for visiting artists. Funding is intended to support proposals demonstrating a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179496

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Health Care, Social Services, Culture, and Environme...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations that are committed to improving the world in a broad range of areas. Consideration will be given to activities in the areas of education, social services, health care, civics and culture, and environment. The categories above are not intended to limit...

GrantWatch ID#: 179983

Grants to USA Nonprofit and Governmental Museums for Capacity Building and Staff Development

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants starting at $5,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and governmental museums to improve capacity to serve public audiences. Applicants are advised to allow at least two weeks to complete the online registration process. This program supports professional development activities involving various departments that wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 180756

Grants to USA Independent Researchers to Study Military History in Pennsylvania

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $1,750 to USA unfunded independent researchers to study under-explored areas of military history at an army heritage center located in Pennsylvania. Funding will cover meals, lodging, airfare or mileage reimbursement, and a photocopying allowance. Funded research is to be conducted at the U.S. Army Her...

GrantWatch ID#: 181948

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits for Education, Health, and Economic Development in the Gr...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $50,000 to Massachusetts new and existing nonprofits in the greater Boston area for programs in the areas of education, health and wellness, housing and neighborhoods, jobs and economic development, and arts and culture. Funding is also available for programs that cater to seniors and individ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182035

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars and Artists for Research on the Early...

Deadline 03/01/18

Fellowships of $2,500 per month to USA, Canada, and International scholars, artists, archivists, curators, and librarians for research utilizing a collection of art, manuscripts, and rare books from the early modern period. Funding is intended to support research that advances new scholarly agendas. Applications are ev...

GrantWatch ID#: 182256

Grants to Greater Newburyport, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Youth, and Communi...

Deadline 03/02/18

Grants to Greater Newburyport Area, Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include youth development, community and economic empowerment, arts and culture, and health and human services. The Foundation focuses its giving in the follow...

GrantWatch ID#: 177497

Grants and Fellowships to USA Theaters and Artists for Theater Programs for Children and You...

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants and fellowships of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit theater companies and individual artists for theater programs for children and youth and K-12 education programs that integrate drama and theater. Funding may be used for equipment, travel expenses, and new initiatives and original plays. Eligible applications may com...

GrantWatch ID#: 177612

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 04/05/18 Conference Date: 03/06/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support touring performances by US-based artists at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals. Funding is intended to support performances by exemplary artists and ensembles represe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881
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Grants to Greater New Bedford, Massachusetts Volunteer Groups for Projects that Benefit Local...

Deadline 04/13/18 Conference Date: 03/06/18

Grants of up to $2,500 and in-kind support to Greater New Bedford, Massachusetts all-volunteer groups and organizations for community projects that will bring residents together and have a positive impact on the community. Applicants must attend a workshop on March 6, 2018. Groups must be based in New Bedford, Acushne...

GrantWatch ID#: 179137

Fellowships to USA Published Writers for Career Advancement in Creative Writing

Deadline 03/07/18

Fellowships of up to $25,000 to USA individual writers demonstrating literary excellence in prose or poetry to dedicate time for writing, travel, research, and general career advancement. Applicants are advised to register in the online grants system and apply well in advance of the deadline. Applications are currently inv...

GrantWatch ID#: 178745
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Tribes, and Native Organizations to Preserve Cultu...

Deadline 03/09/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $90,000 to USA Indian tribes, Native Hawaiian organizations, Alaska Native colleges, and museums for the collection and documentation of cultural items. Applicants are advised that registration in the online grants system may take several days to complete. Program Background Information an...

GrantWatch ID#: 178708
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 03/10/18

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 and Agencies to Train Humanities Scholars to Use Digital Resources

Deadline 03/13/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments to train humanities scholars to use digital and technological resources. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by February 13 and February 27. The purpose of this program is to enhance the research and dissemi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179159

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Community-Based Chamber Music Learni...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for community-based chamber music instruction programs. Priority will be given to programs that promote diversity and improve access to music in underserved communities. Particular interest is given to programs serving students a...

GrantWatch ID#: 144087
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Awards to USA Music Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Commitment to Music Education

Deadline 03/15/18

Awards of up to $10,000 to USA K-12 and college music teachers to recognize their outstanding commitment to music education and positive impact on their students. Nominations may be submitted by teachers, parents, community members, administrators, and other individuals. The winner will be flown in to attend the 60th A...

GrantWatch ID#: 158180
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Improve the Quality of Life...

Deadline 04/15/18 LOI Date: 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $2,500 to Massachusetts nonprofits, public agencies, and individuals for projects, programs, and capital improvements that enhance the quality of life for residents of Williamstown. A Letter of Intent is due March 15, 2018. Program areas include health and human services, cultural, educational, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158846

In-kind Support to USA and Canada Schools to Provide Hands-On Technology to 3rd to 8th Grade ...

Deadline 03/15/18

In-kind product donations valued at $9,850 to USA and Canada schools to provide 3rd through 8th grade classrooms with more hands-on technology. Funding is intended to bring math and science to life by helping schools affordably integrate hands-on fluid power technology and robotics into the classrooms. Goldenrod will a...

GrantWatch ID#: 165887
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote the Scholarly Analysis of Ame...

Deadline 06/15/18 LOI Date: 03/15/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects that encourage international scholarship related to American art topics. Letters of Intent are due by March 15, 2018. Funds will also support scholarly projects with focused theses that further research of American art in an inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 166917
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Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits to Support Arts, Humanities, and Science Festivals

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants of $500 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to support a broad range of arts, cultural, humanities, and science-based festivals. Funding is intended to assist festival programmers in promoting and producing festivals, as well as developing festival audiences. From independent film and jazz to town celebrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 167961
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools and Public Agencies for Arts, Environment, Agriculture and...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,500 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools and universities, tribes and tribal organizations, and government agencies for new initiatives to further the field of social finance, or address issues of food and agriculture, education and arts, and ecological stewardship. New initiatives, de...

GrantWatch ID#: 169100
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs in Arts and Education

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits for programs focusing on arts and education. Applicants must first submit a pre-proposal form. The Foundation strives to support bold and innovative ideas that may provide a long-term and significant impact, particulary in the areas of education and the arts. For arts programs, eligible request...

GrantWatch ID#: 169237
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Environment, Arts, Preservation, and Civic S...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to Massachusetts, New Jersey, Florida, Idaho, Colorado, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations working to promote resilient, vibrant, and sustainable communities in eligible regions. The Foundation seeks to strengthen communities through the following activities: -Enabling childre...

GrantWatch ID#: 169671

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 03/15/18

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

Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 03/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671

Academic Enrichment and Scholarship Program for USA High-Performing Middle School Students

Deadline 03/21/18

Academic guidance and scholarship program for USA and territories high-performing middle school students with financial need. Funding is intended to help students achieve their academic potential by providing funds for tuition and summer programs, computer equipment, arts and music lessons, and study abroad programs. T...

GrantWatch ID#: 180069

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies for Public Humanities Projects

Deadline 05/07/18 LOI Date: 03/26/18

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $15,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies for humanities projects serving public audiences. LOIs are due December 18. Consideration will be given to projects in a broad range of formats. Qualifying projects are firmly grounded in the humanities and i...

GrantWatch ID#: 179705
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Grants to Greater Boston, Massachusetts Nonprofits for Creative Programs to Benefit Young Je...

Deadline 03/29/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Greater Boston, Massachusetts nonprofits for programs that engage young Jewish adults and connect them with Jewish tradition and culture. Applicants are highly recommended to contact program staff prior to applying. Programs should benefit young adults aged 22 to 45.

GrantWatch ID#: 178730

Grants to USA Higher Education Teachers for Professional Development in Media Disciplines

Deadline 03/30/18

Grants to USA postsecondary media educators to participate in a professional development opportunity. The selected faculty members will receive a stipend and hands-on internship placements with cable systems, TV stations, cable or broadcast networks, or program distributors. The goal of this program is to improve teaching ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165567
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve European Art History Resources through Digital Technology

Deadline 03/30/18

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions for the integration of technology in the field of European art history. Funding is available for activities that use new technologies to support art history, as well as the creation of online art history resources, including both visual and textual resources. This program aims to foster...

GrantWatch ID#: 178066