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215 Arts and Culture Grants for Massachusetts

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Grants to Massachusetts Organizations, Artists, Schools, and Businesses for Arts and Cultura...

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to Massachusetts organizations, artists, schools, and businesses for arts and cultural projects in eligible locations. Some applicants are required to attend a meeting and receive eligibility approval prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects in...

GrantWatch ID#: 192370

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

Deadline 12/16/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA writers to write nonfiction books that foster engagement with the humanities. Applicants are advised that required registration may take at least two weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support well-researched books in any area of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Preserve Audio and Video Media

Deadline 01/29/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and Territories nonprofit cultural, academic, and research institutions, government agencies, and Indian Tribes to preserve significant audio and video media. Funding is intended to support the digital reformatting of media that is fragil...

GrantWatch ID#: 187337

Grants to Massachusetts Arts and Cultural Nonprofits for Support During the Coronavirus Cris...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit arts and cultural organizations for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist nonprofits that have been negatively impacted by the pandemic. A portion of the allotted funding amount will be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193429

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

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. The program encourages applications for long-term and short-term editorial projects, as well as projects that are at a plan...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, IHEs, and Tribal Governments for Joint Research Pr...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, municipalities, IHEs, and tribal governments to support coordinated exploration on humanities-related topics. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to produce bo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151112

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support the Performing Arts

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit arts organizations for operating support. Organizations with small budgets are required to contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. Funding is intended to support and expand the performing arts, with a particular focus on theat...

GrantWatch ID#: 173292

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve Significant Humanities Resources

Deadline 01/14/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, Tribes, and government agencies to enhance the care and conservation of noteworthy humanities collections. Funding is intended to help institutions focused on the humanities such as museums, libraries, histo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181003

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theater Companies for Performances and Educational Activities for Yo...

Deadline 02/10/21 LOI Date: 12/03/20

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit theater companies for performances and educational activities for high school and middle school students. Applicants must submit an intent to apply prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support professional produc...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theaters and Organizations for Educational Programs for Juvenile Off...

Deadline 02/10/21 LOI Date: 12/03/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and theater companies to provide Shakespeare and theater education programs to juvenile offenders. Applicants must submit an intent to apply prior to submitting an application. Applicants are advised that required ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187243

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Preserve Materials and Collections

Deadline 01/14/21 Conference Date: 12/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, tribes, and IHEs for preservation projects to protect significant materials and collections. Applicants are advised that the required pre-application registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 151066

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Artists, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Locations for...

Deadline 12/14/20 Conference Date: 12/03/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, artists, public agencies, and schools for cultural programs that benefit residents in eligible locations. Some applicants are required to attend a meeting and receive eligibility approval prior to applyin...

GrantWatch ID#: 158515

Grants to Massachusetts Arts Organizations and Artists in Eligible Locations for Cultural Pr...

Deadline 12/14/20 Conference Date: 12/03/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to Massachusetts arts organizations and artists in eligible locations for cultural projects that foster racial equity. Funding is intended to support projects that benefit local communities. Priority will be given to applicants that identify with...

GrantWatch ID#: 192366

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote the Scholarly Analysis of Ame...

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/04/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects that encourage international scholarship related to American art topics. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funds will also support scholar...

GrantWatch ID#: 166917

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community Betterment Projects

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for programs within the focus areas of youth development, community and economic empowerment, arts and culture, and health and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 177497

Competition for USA, Canada, and International Museum Label Writers and Editors

Deadline 12/07/20

Competition for USA, Canada, and International museum exhibition label writers and editors for outstanding label writing. The purpose of the program is to display examples of excellent label writing, highlight best practices, and to inspire and teach museum professiona...

GrantWatch ID#: 161382

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribal Governments, Educational Institutions, and Nonprofits to Pres...

Deadline 02/12/21 Conference Date: 12/08/20

Grants to USA agencies, tribal governments, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations to plan, interpret, and protect the locations of historic American battles. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148843

Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 12/10/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Practicing artists must be able to demonst...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for original and innovative projects that advance education in the area of the arts. Funding is intended to support exhibition, academic, conservation, or convening support. The Foundation is seeking proposals that will provide pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201
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Grant and Mentoring Support to USA, Canada, and International Emerging Creators for Projects...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants of up to $2,000 and mentoring support to USA, Canada, and International emerging creators for projects that drive social change. Eligible projects may utilize any genre, including audio, visual, written, film, and theater. In addition to the cash prize, recipien...

GrantWatch ID#: 193501

Grants to Massachusetts Arts Nonprofits for General Operating Support

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for general operating support. The purpose of this program is to support local organizations that provide public arts and cultural programming. Eligible applicants are organizations that provide prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 145146

Indemnity Coverage to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Art and Artifacts on Exhibit

Deadline 12/14/20

Indemnity coverage to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for exhibitions being held within the United States. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to submitting an application. Participation in the program is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 152663

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Agencies for Science, Humanities,...

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, religious organizations, agencies, and individuals for science, humanities, and arts activities in eligible communities. Funding is intended to support general operations, field trips, artist residenc...

GrantWatch ID#: 163536
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Grants to USA Artists for Creative Activities, Community Projects, and Artwork

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to USA and Territories artists for creative activities in a wide variety of arts genres and disciplines. Funding is intended to assist with project related expenses and activities that support the creative process, including studio time, performance and rehearsa...

GrantWatch ID#: 188407

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Collaborative K-12 Education Programs

Deadline 01/31/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding Between the Two Nations

Deadline 01/31/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for programs and exchanges related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects that not only raise awareness of Japan in the US and/or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Programs that Address Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to respond to policy-focused needs as identified by practitione...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Exceptional Care of Historic Collections and Sites

Deadline 12/15/20

Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to recognize exceptional commitment to the care of historic sites, structures, and collections. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collections preservation through research, interpretation, e...

GrantWatch ID#: 161163
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Foster the Study and Appreciation of Historical American Art

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions to foster the study and appreciation of historical American art. Funding is intended to support programs and activities that involve presentations of new studies on American art, the preservation and restoration of American art mast...

GrantWatch ID#: 171512
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Grants to USA Emerging Artists and Organizations for Projects Related to Video and Film

Deadline 12/30/20 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA artists and organizations addressing social issues through video and film. A written request for an application is required. The Foundation focuses on new and emerging artists whose creative works seek to change and improve lives but might...

GrantWatch ID#: 176052

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Professional Activities to Preserve Art

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional activities to preserve art. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for programs that support the professional practice of art conservation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179284

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote an Appreciation for European Architecture and Art of the ...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that will foster increased interest in art and architecture. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to the full application. Funding is intended to provide support for projects that promote a specific scholar...

GrantWatch ID#: 179285

Grants to USA Scholars for Historical Research on Venetian History and Culture

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA scholars of the humanities and social sciences to conduct historical research on the former Venetian Empire, Venice, and contemporary Venetian culture and society. Funding is intended for travel to and residence in Venice and the former V...

GrantWatch ID#: 182541

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Faith-Based Organizations in Multiple States for Child...

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants ranging from $100 to $5,000 to USA nonprofits, schools, faith-based organizations, and public funded service agencies for programs to improve the health and wellness of children in communities where the Funding Source has a business presence. Programs should dem...

GrantWatch ID#: 183698

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, Agency, IHE, or Tribal Entity to Develop and Manag...

Deadline 12/17/20

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, agency, Tribal entity, regional arts organization, or IHE to develop and manage an arts and cultural network. Applicants are advised that required registration may take at least two weeks to complete. The purpose o...

GrantWatch ID#: 193374

Grants to USA Nonprofit Professional Theater Companies to Support New Works Responding or Re...

Deadline 12/18/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA small and medium-sized nonprofit professional theater companies to support new works responding or related to current times and events. To qualify, works must contain live elements and be especially relevant to the first half of the year ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193208
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Grants to USA Musicians for Support During the Coronavirus

Deadline 12/21/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA musicians to mitigate the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Funding is intended for musicians who have faced financial losses due to the health crisis. Priority will be given to composers and creators in need, especially under...

GrantWatch ID#: 178453

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes for Preservation of Historically Signifi...

Deadline 12/22/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, Tribes, educational institutions, and historic properties and collections associated with religious organizations to conserve or preserve historic collections and properties that are nationally significant. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 187194

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Property Owners for Community Development ...

Deadline 12/30/20

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofits, local government agencies, and property owners and developers in eligible areas for projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support community housing initiatives, open space and recreation projects, and histor...

GrantWatch ID#: 148870
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/31/20

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Northeastern States for Medical Research, Education, and Arts Pr...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in Northeastern States to support innovative initiatives in medical research, education, and the arts. Eligible states include Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Y...

GrantWatch ID#: 156285

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/20

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

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Innovation in Land Development and P...

Deadline 12/31/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual, group, or organization to recognize significant contributions to the planning and development of the built environment. Nominees may come from any discipline and include, but are not limited to, public officials, dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 177781
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Progra...

Deadline 12/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and K-12 schools to equip music programs with musical instruments. The applicant organization must show evidence of need and a commitment to raising matching funds. The purpose of this program is to give children nationwide the opp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178727

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 01/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to support activities that have a community impact in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support the focus areas of economic development, education, arts and cult...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Programs

Deadline 01/06/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and institutions of higher education for humanities programs that serve the general public. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Eligible projects are ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Develop and Produce Humanities Television, F...

Deadline 01/06/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and institutions of higher education to develop and produce humanities-related media projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Fundi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities-Themed Documentary Films

Deadline 01/06/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to produce and distribute humanities-themed documentary films and film series. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take as long as one month to complete. Funding is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 186318