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79 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Massachusetts

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Grants to Massachusetts Public School Districts and Charter Schools for Projects to Improve ...

Deadline 05/13/21

Grants to Massachusetts public school districts and charter schools for projects to improve literacy. Funding is intended for projects to support students in grades K-12. Priority will be given to projects benefiting historically underserved students, including English...

GrantWatch ID#: 195050

Grants to USA Libraries to Support Operations During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health Crisis

Deadline 05/20/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and territories public, academic, school, and tribal libraries to support library operations during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to mitigate the negative financial effects of the pandemic, which has impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 195590

Grants to California and Massachusetts Nonprofits for Programs that Improve Literacy and Tra...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grants to California and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations for programs that improve literacy and transmit new skills and knowledge. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to applying. Eligible programs may fall into one of the following focus areas: animal welfare, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 195334

Grants to USA Tribal and Native Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Native American Language ...

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to USA and territories Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for Native American language programs and schools. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. The program provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167770

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

Deadline 05/15/21

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, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274

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

Deadline 05/15/21

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

Grants to USA Writers for Written Works Related to Contemporary Visual Art

Deadline 05/19/21

Grants to USA writers for written works related to contemporary visual art. Eligible project types include articles, short-form writing, and books. Eligible expenses include travel, living expenses, research, image permissions and fees, a writer's fee, reproduction and...

GrantWatch ID#: 150417

Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/20/21

Grants to USA community colleges and two-year IHEs to enhance existing and develop new humanities programs. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects that are organized around a core topic or...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339

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

Deadline 05/20/21

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public libraries, K-12 public and private schools, and institutes of higher education in multiple states for programs that focus on student literacy. Funding is intended for organizations that provide literacy prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Locations for Workforce Developm...

Deadline 05/21/21

Grants to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations for workforce development programs. Funding is intended to increase access to training programs, skills development activities, and education, and to prepare local residents f...

GrantWatch ID#: 195695
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Grants to Massachusetts School Districts to Support Language and Literacy Programs

Deadline 05/21/21

Grants to Massachusetts school districts for programs and projects that teach foreign languages and English as a second language. Funding is intended to support pre-K, elementary school, and high school programs that offer literacy and language studies to students. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 196032

Grants to Massachusetts Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Public Readings and Discussions...

Deadline 05/24/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribes for public readings related to slavery and race relations. Funding is intended to support open discourse on citizenship and racial equality, and to raise awareness of the i...

GrantWatch ID#: 186911

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Schools, and Associations t...

Deadline 05/28/21

Cooperative agreements to USA and territories nonprofit, for-profit, and educational organizations, agencies, IHEs, libraries, cultural institutions, associations, groups, and tribal entities to promote the use of US federal library digital resources. Required registra...

GrantWatch ID#: 195894
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States for Projects in the Fields of Education, Librari...

Deadline 05/31/21

Grants to USA nonprofit IHEs, schools, libraries, and hospitals in eligible states for projects in the fields of secondary and higher education, library support, and healthcare. Funding may be used for capital projects and endowments. Applicants must be located in the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180741
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Opportunity for USA and Canada Students in Eligible Provinces to Participate in a Social Imp...

Deadline 06/01/21

Opportunity for USA and Canada individual students or groups of students in eligible provinces to participate in a social impact challenge with prizes totaling $10,000. Applicants must participate in an interactive module prior to submitting an application. Program par...

GrantWatch ID#: 186087
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Author for Assistance in the Completion of a Partia...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International author for assistance in the completion of a partially written fictional book. Funding is intended for authors of fiction for children or young adults. Applicants must be published authors. Judges will be looking for candidates ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190626

Grant to USA, Canada, and International Authors to Honor Outstanding Works of Literary Nonfi...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International authors to honor outstanding works of literary nonfiction. Funding is intended for unfinished projects describing a place, event, movement, or individual. Topics of previous winning submissions include life in the Dom...

GrantWatch ID#: 190627
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Translators to Promote the Publication of Literary ...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International translators to promote the publication of literary translations in English. Priority is given to works of fiction, creative nonfiction, drama, or poetry by underrepresented writers working in underrepresented lan...

GrantWatch ID#: 195341

Grants to Massachusetts Schools, School Districts, and Special Education Programs to Support...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to Massachusetts school districts, charter schools, and eligible special education programs to support reading-level evaluations for children in kindergarten through third grade. Funding is intended to promote the use of reliable early-literacy assessments that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 195499

Opportunity for USA Translators to Compete for Prizes for Translating Book-Length Works from...

Deadline 06/01/21

Opportunity for USA translators to compete for prizes for translating book-length works from the Japanese language. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Cash prizes will be awarded to one or more translators for the most outstanding translation...

GrantWatch ID#: 195593
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Universities to Raise Awareness About Cens...

Deadline 06/04/21

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. Projects may be in-person or virtual. Proposed activities must ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144035
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Charitable Activities

Deadline 06/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for charitable, scientific, educational, literary, and religious purposes. Funding is also intended for the prevention of child abuse and cruelty to animals. Preference will be given to organizations where at least one member of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 181481

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

Deadline 06/16/21

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

Grants to USA Researchers and Policy Thinkers Affiliated with IHEs and Think Tanks for Polic...

Deadline 06/18/21

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribal Government for Programs to Improve Services f...

Deadline 06/22/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments to improve educational and employment services and substance abuse treatment services for incarcerated individuals. The purpose of the funding is to promote public safety...

GrantWatch ID#: 196014
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Fellowships to USA Scholars for Research and Data Analysis in the Social Sciences

Deadline 06/24/21

Fellowships to USA scholars for a year-long opportunity to carry out high-level research in the social sciences at a New York-based facility. The purpose of this program is to support research that diagnoses social problems and improves social policies in the USA.

GrantWatch ID#: 178482

Award to a USA K-6 Teacher for Excellence in Facilitating Student Growth in Writing

Deadline 07/01/21

Award of $2,000 to a USA K-6 teacher who teaches writing to recognize excellence in facilitating student growth in writing. Applicants should demonstrate an understanding of how students improve their writing. The nominee must submit an essay detailing their beliefs o...

GrantWatch ID#: 160630

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Arts Activities and Events

Deadline 07/20/21 LOI Date: 07/08/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, and tribes for arts activities and events. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects at any stage of production. Applicants mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 189889
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Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Sciences and Humanities R...

Deadline 07/15/21

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

Deadline 07/15/21

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 Nonprofits and Schools for Children's and Youth Education Programs

Deadline 08/01/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs. Priority areas of funding include the environment, literacy, science, technology, engin...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/21 LOI Date: 08/01/21

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for K-12 STEM Education Programs

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for programs to advance K-12 STEM education. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Organizations must be...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Locations for Pr...

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for food security programs. Interested applicants are required to contact staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support food pantries, sou...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and IHEs to Publish Non-Fiction Books

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations and IHEs to assist in the production of non-fiction books in a wide range of interest areas. Funding is intended for books addressing art, cultural history, conservation, architecture, th...

GrantWatch ID#: 160029

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

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, and colleges and universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subject...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for Mobile Libraries Serving Disadvantaged C...

Deadline 09/01/21

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 children. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool throu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779
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Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 09/13/21

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

In-Kind Grants of New Children's Books to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas

Deadline 10/01/21

In-kind grants of new children's books to USA public and tribal libraries in rural areas. The purpose of the project is to increase access to quality children's books. Recipients will be able to choose the most appropriate books for their community from a list of over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554
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Grants to Massachusetts Educators, Students, Individuals, and Nonprofits to Enhance Public E...

Deadline 10/22/21

Grants of up to $2,000 to Massachusetts teachers, administrators, students, community members, and nonprofit organizations to enhance education in public schools in eligible regions. Funding is intended to improve students' scholastic and overall success. Eligible prog...

GrantWatch ID#: 181129
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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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational, Scientific, Cultural, and Charitable Programs

Deadline 10/31/21

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 organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts-Based...

Deadline 11/01/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for projects and materials that encourage learning about Judaism, especially its heritage, culture, history, and custom...

GrantWatch ID#: 178737
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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
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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 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
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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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Donations and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits that Focus on Arts, Education, and Literacy

Deadline Ongoing

Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organization...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869
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Grants and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Community Dev...

Deadline Ongoing

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