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76 Literacy & Libraries Grants for New York City

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Grants to USA Organizations and Libraries for Programs to Expand Health Literacy

Deadline 08/26/22

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA and territories community-based organizations and libraries for programs to expand health literacy. Applicants must register as members of the funding source organization prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to further ...

GrantWatch ID#: 204520

Grants and In-Kind Support to New York City Nonprofits and Artists for Arts Programs with a ...

Deadline 09/13/22

Grants of up to $10,000 and in-kind support to New York City nonprofit organizations, artists, and artist collectives in eligible locations for arts programs with a focus on diversity. New applicants must attend an information session prior to submitting an application...

GrantWatch ID#: 197301

Grants to New York City Nonprofits and Schools to Address Community Needs, COVID-19 Effects,...

Deadline 08/26/22

Grants of up to $7,500 to New York City nonprofit organizations and public schools in eligible regions to address the needs of the community and to support composting initiatives. Priority projects address health, including the effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pan...

GrantWatch ID#: 143886

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individual Scholars for Research Projects on t...

Deadline 08/26/22

Fellowships of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars for research projects related to the history of public health and/or medicine. Some applicants are asked to contact Foundation staff prior to submitting an application. Fellows will use a specialized rese...

GrantWatch ID#: 158530

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

Deadline 09/01/22

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries to Purchase Books for Mobile Libraries Serv...

Deadline 09/01/22

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for mobile lending libraries serving underrepresented children. Funding may be used to purchase fiction and nonfiction books geared for children and y...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Early-Career Researchers for Pro...

Deadline 09/01/22

Grants of up to $10,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International early-career researchers for projects related to writing instruction and literacy. Recipients will receive mentoring support for the duration of the research project. Funding is intended to c...

GrantWatch ID#: 197847

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Projects Related to Communication, ...

Deadline 09/01/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers for research projects that increase understanding of communication and literacy. Funding may be used for evidence-based research that will influence public policy. Funding is intended to support rese...

GrantWatch ID#: 197849

Award to a USA Individual to Honor an Exceptional Book of Original Poetry

Deadline 09/01/22

Award of $5,000 to a USA individual to honor an exceptional book of original poetry. The poetry may be in any style or subject and must be in English. The winner must be a living poet who has never published a book-length poetry collection. The winning poet will have t...

GrantWatch ID#: 202811

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 09/07/22

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects

Deadline 09/10/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects addressing financial education. Funding is intended for projects that make the topic of economics more interesting and for material that can easily be taught in schools and colleges, as well as in other settings. Speci...

GrantWatch ID#: 173515

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Pursue Projects or Teach at a Univer...

Deadline 09/13/22

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International artists in various disciplines to pursue projects or teach at a university in New Jersey. Funding is intended for applicants who show noteworthy potential in their artistic practice. Applications will be accepted from artis...

GrantWatch ID#: 174673

Opportunity to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Participate in a Writing Reside...

Deadline 09/14/22

Opportunity to USA, Canada, and International individuals and pairs to participate in a writing residency program. This opportunity is open to beginners as well as seasoned writers. Residencies vary in length from two weeks to six months, and the length should match th...

GrantWatch ID#: 198536

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

Deadline 09/15/22

Grants to USA PreK-12 teachers to enhance student understanding of agriculture by incorporating agricultural lessons into the core curriculum. Funding is intended for materials necessary for projects related to agriculture, gardening, and other related topics. Teachers...

GrantWatch ID#: 160271
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Publishers to Produce Books Related to American Art

Deadline 09/15/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International publishers to produce and publish works on the topic of American art. Funding is intended for the creation of innovative and illustrated books that promote interest in American art. Priority will be given to works submitted by d...

GrantWatch ID#: 205201

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Improve Library and Archive Services

Deadline 03/17/23 LOI Date: 09/21/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve libraries and library services. Applicants must complete required registrations and submit a preliminary application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to sup...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions and Agencies for Professional Development of Library an...

Deadline 03/17/23 LOI Date: 09/21/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and state and local government agencies to enhance libraries through the professional development and training of library employees. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application and should re...

GrantWatch ID#: 162207

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Study, Write, and Work in New Y...

Deadline 09/30/22

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to study, write, and work in a library in New York. This program is open to scholars, academics, translators, writers, and visual artists. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations about sc...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018
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Awards to USA Community College, University, Public, and K-12 School Librarians to Recognize...

Deadline 09/30/22

Awards to USA community college, university, public, and K-12 school librarians to recognize professional accomplishments. Nominees must possess a specialty in school library media. Preference will be given to nominees who have successfully increased circulation, libra...

GrantWatch ID#: 174273
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Community Leaders for Capital Projects to Revitalize Public Com...

Deadline 09/30/22

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

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

Deadline 10/01/22

Awards to USA, Canada, and International authors for nonfiction books on Jewish subjects. In addition to the cash prize, winners will receive marketing and promotion assistance. Awards are available for books that involve themes that align with the Fund's focus areas, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159486
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In-Kind Grants of New Children's Books to USA Public and Tribal Libraries in Rural Areas

Deadline 10/01/22

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 USA Nonprofits to Support the Provision of Literacy Services for Students

Deadline 10/01/22

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts, Humanities, and Social Science Scholars for R...

Deadline 10/03/22

Grants of up to $65,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals in the social sciences, humanities, or arts for a three to nine-month residency. Successful applicants will receive a workstation, a travel stipend, an apartment, and a healthcare opti...

GrantWatch ID#: 161651

Grants to New York Public Libraries for Capital Expenses

Deadline 10/05/22

Grants to New York public library systems and public libraries for capital expenses. Applicants must complete required registrations and contact their local library system regarding deadlines prior to applying. Funding is intended for a range of activities including bu...

GrantWatch ID#: 173403
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Create Works Related to America...

Deadline 10/05/22

Fellowships of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to create works related to pre-twentieth-century American history, culture, and literature. Eligible fellows include journalists, writers, filmmakers, and creative and performing artists. Successful ap...

GrantWatch ID#: 198537
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Address Issues of Water Sustainabili...

Deadline 10/12/22

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals to explore issues related to water sustainability. Applicants may use a variety of media, including writing and photography, to present their submissions. The themes to be considered are justice, cha...

GrantWatch ID#: 204540

Award to a USA, Territories, and Canada Author for a Scholarly Book or Catalog About Costume ...

Deadline 10/15/22

Award of $750 to a USA, Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands), or Canada author for a published book or exhibition catalog that contributes significantly to the study of costume and research related to dress. Funding is intended for material that makes a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150317
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Facilitate Use of a Research Library in...

Deadline 10/17/22

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individual scholars whose research requires the use of specific collections and materials found in the funding source's library, located in California. Funding is intended to provide partial support toward the costs of travel, l...

GrantWatch ID#: 161652
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 10/19/22

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Archival Repositories for Projects to Preserve Hist...

Deadline 10/21/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International archival repositories for projects to preserve collections related to the history of modern physics and related fields. Funding is intended to support activities undertaken to inventory, arrange, describe, and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 199427
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 10/31/22

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

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

Deadline 11/01/22

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

Deadline 11/01/22

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

Deadline 11/01/22

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 Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Ethical Journalism

Deadline 11/02/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to promote ethical journalism. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects and programs that advocate for freedom of the press and provide education and training for future jou...

GrantWatch ID#: 203599
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Fellowships to USA and Canada PhDs to Pursue Writing and Research Projects Related to China

Deadline 11/02/22

Fellowships of up to $45,000 to USA and Canada PhDs affiliated with educational institutions to pursue writing projects in the humanities or social sciences related to China. Applicants are required to have a working knowledge of the Chinese language and are encouraged...

GrantWatch ID#: 204806

Fellowships to USA and Canada PhDs for Limited-Duration Research Projects Related to China

Deadline 11/02/22

Fellowships to USA and Canada PhDs affiliated with research institutions for research and writing on topics related to China. Funding is intended for limited-duration projects in humanities and social sciences. Funding may be used for travel, childcare, conference part...

GrantWatch ID#: 204819

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Individuals for Bibliographical and L...

Deadline 11/04/22

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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Award to a New York City Writer for an Outstanding Essay About Brooklyn

Deadline 11/15/22

Award of $500 to a New York City writer to recognize an outstanding non-fiction essay that takes place in Brooklyn and is about Brooklyn or Brooklyn-based characters. Entries will be accepted from writers of all backgrounds and ages. The award is intended to showcase c...

GrantWatch ID#: 163365
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Grants to USA Publishers at Nonprofits or IHEs to Support Digital Publishing of Books Relate...

Deadline 11/15/22

Grants of $5,500 to USA publishers at nonprofit organizations or IHEs to support electronic publishing for books on humanities-related subjects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The goal of this competitive progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 190874

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

Deadline 04/01/23 LOI Date: 12/01/22

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 Professional Writers for Critical Financial Support During Times of Crisis

Deadline 12/01/22

Grants to USA writers for critical financial support during times of economic difficulty. Funding may assist professional journalists, poets, authors, translators, screenwriters, and playwrights based in the United States who can demonstrate how the funds will help the...

GrantWatch ID#: 198123
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In-Kind Grants of Gift Cards to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Public Agencies that Enrich Loc...

Deadline 12/01/22

In-kind grants of gift cards worth up to $500 to USA nonprofit organizations, schools, and public agencies. Applicants may request physical or electronic gift cards. The purpose of this program is to assist organizations working to benefit and enrich the communities wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 200051
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Indigenous-Led Nonprofits for Projects that Enhance...

Deadline 12/07/22

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International Indigenous-led nonprofit organizations for projects that help to strengthen the cultural resources of Native communities. Funding is intended for programs and activities that strengthens Indigenous identity by r...

GrantWatch ID#: 193537

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline 02/15/23 LOI Date: 12/15/22

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 12/31/22

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

Deadline 06/27/23

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

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 to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut Nonprofits to Benefit Local Children

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations to benefit children in eligible areas. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs focused on children's literacy and emotional well-being, from b...

GrantWatch ID#: 135415
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