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Ohio Literacy Grants:  65 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Ohio.

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Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio Nonprofits for Arts and Culture Projects, Events, Series, and...

Deadline 08/09/18 LOI Date: 06/21/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Cuyahoga County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for arts and culture projects and events. Applicants must submit an eligibility check by June 21, 2018. Eligible arts and cultural program areas include: literature, theater, music, dance, ballet, painting, sculpture, photography, motion pictures, arch...

GrantWatch ID#: 157334

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Social Services, Arts, Health, and Environment in the Dayton A...

Deadline 10/05/18 LOI Date: 07/20/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Ohio nonprofits for programs and projects in the Greater Dayton area that address a wide range of areas, such as social services, the arts, health, and the environment. LOIs are due by July 20, 2018. Funding is offered for program expansion and special projects, capital projects, and capacity bui...

GrantWatch ID#: 165850

Awards to USA Banks and Banking Employees to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Comm...

Deadline 06/29/18

Awards to USA and territories banks and individual bank employees to recognize contributions to community development, community wellbeing, and economic growth. Entries will be considered in the award categories of financial education, affordable housing, economic inclusion, volunteerism, community and economic development...

GrantWatch ID#: 170685
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and School Districts in Multiple States to Minimize the Academic Ach...

Deadline 10/01/18 LOI Date: 06/29/18

Grants to Ohio, Arizona, California, New Mexico, Washington, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations and school districts to enhance reading literacy in grades PreK-3 within eligible communities. Letters of Intent are due by June 29, 2018. Funding is intended for programs that aim to lessen the achievement gap for under-re...

GrantWatch ID#: 181343

Grants to Ohio Credit Unions to Implement Financial Education Programs and Services

Deadline 06/30/18

Grants to Ohio credit unions to institute educational and informational outreach programs that offer financial services and financial education in local communities and schools. Eligible programs may also be those that target members and diverse populations. Funding is intended for community programming that fulfills the s...

GrantWatch ID#: 176979

Awards to Recognize USA Public Libraries that Provide Exceptional Service to Small Communities

Deadline 07/02/18

Awards of $1,000 and an award of $5,000 to USA public libraries that demonstrate excellence in providing services to populations of 25,000 or less. The awards are intended to encourage and recognize libraries for their exemplary work. Judges will evaluate nominations based on key factors, including: - Innovation in dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 161277
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 07/10/18

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Language Immersion Programs for Graduate and Undergrad...

Deadline 07/12/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and IHEs to provide foreign language instruction programs for US graduate and undergraduate students. Programs will provide students the opportunity to learn eligible foreign languages in an immersion setting. Students will gain and improve language proficiency and related cultural com...

GrantWatch ID#: 183826
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Youth, Seniors, and Health and Human Servi...

Deadline 07/13/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits for services that benefit the residents of eligible communities. Funding is intended for projects in the following areas of focus: health and human services, animal welfare and shelters, at-risk youth, literacy, issues of the elderly, homelessness, and life-threatening illness. Eligible commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 179252
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Projects Focusing ...

Deadline 07/13/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals, organizations, museums, and historical societies for programs, projects, and activities that promote increased understanding and awareness of Jewish history in the Southern United States. There are three different grant funding opportunities available: 1) The Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 181497

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International PhDs to Conduct Humanities or Social Science...

Deadline 07/15/18

Fellowships of up to $4,200 per month to USA, Canada, and International researchers with a Ph.D. or other terminal degree to conduct research at a major library in the U.S. Areas of interest for this fellowship are the humanities and social sciences, especially research that is interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, or multili...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

Grants to USA Tribes and Nonprofits for Domestic and Dating Violence Awareness and Victim Se...

Deadline 07/18/18

Grants to USA Tribes, tribal organizations, and nonprofit organizations to promote awareness of domestic violence, dating violence and family violence, and to provide supportive services to victims. Applicants are advised to verify or create the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Executive Sum...

GrantWatch ID#: 183707

Grants to USA Hispanic-Serving IHEs to Strengthen Humanities Programs

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA Hispanic-serving IHEs to strengthen the humanities curriculum. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by June 7 and July 5. Funding will be used to strengthen the study and teaching of the humanities through the development of new humanities resources, courses, or programs, or by enhancin...

GrantWatch ID#: 144094
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Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 07/19/18

Grants to USA community colleges to strengthen humanities programs and curricula. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by June 7 and July 5. This program supports faculty and curricular development projects that will strengthen humanities programs or incorporate humanistic approaches in fie...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339
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Grants and In-Kind Grants of Books to USA PreK-12 Teachers to Build Classroom Libraries

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants of $500 and in-kind grants of books valued at $520 to USA and territories PreK-12 teachers to help build their classroom libraries. Funding is intended to increase the accessibility of quality books to as many children as possible by bringing books into classroom libraries.

GrantWatch ID#: 170554
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 07/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio Nonprofits and Schools for Education, Early Childhood Enrichm...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Cuyahoga County, Ohio nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for programs that primarily serve the residents of the City of Cleveland. Grants will be awarded in two major areas: education and human services. The Foundation will support programs in the following three critical areas: early childhood...

GrantWatch ID#: 146169

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofits, public school districts, and private and public elementary and secondary schools for children's and youth education programs, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), the environment, job training, and literacy. For t...

GrantWatch ID#: 170809
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding priorities include arts and culture, community and economic development, diversity, education, and the environment. The EQ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175758
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/18 LOI Date: 08/01/18

Grants to USA 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 by December 1. Applications are invited for the following two types of projects: 1. Program Development Goal: Develo...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to Cleveland, Ohio Nonprofits and Agencies for Religious, Scientific, Literary, and E...

Deadline 08/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits and agencies to support programs in the areas of scientific, religious, literary, charitable, and educational purposes in the Greater Cleveland area. Applicants must contact program staff before applying. Funding is also provided for the prevention of cruelty to children or animals and the encoura...

GrantWatch ID#: 181723
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Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania Nonprofits and Schools for Pr...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Trumball, Ohio and Mercer and Lawrence, Pennsylvania nonprofits, religious organizations, municipalities, libraries, and schools for programs that benefit the local communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent to the Foundation before applying. The Foundation has provided funding to organizations fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 167070
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Grants to Miami County, Ohio Nonprofits for Education, Health, and Human Services

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants to Miami County, Ohio local nonprofit organizations for programs that promote and encourage health, welfare, and education. Past funding has been used to benefit programs ranging from schools, soup kitchens, abuse shelters, health clinics, libraries, youth groups, faith-based organizations, food pantries, and fire a...

GrantWatch ID#: 169384
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Grants to Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana Nonprofits to Meet the Needs of Children

Deadline 08/31/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs and projects to help children (ages 18 and under) in need. Funding may be requested for services that help meed the medical, educational, social, and financial needs of children. Program Categories: -Educat...

GrantWatch ID#: 175019
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Grants to Ohio Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Programs and Capital Projects in Education...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Ohio nonprofits, governmental agencies, churches, and schools in eligible regions for programs and capital projects. Areas of interest include recreation, festivals, arts, education, community development, and human needs. Generally, organizations must be located in Middletown, Franklin, Monroe, Trenton, Lemon To...

GrantWatch ID#: 158321

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

Deadline 09/01/18

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, Schools, and Libraries for Mobile Libraries Serving Disadvantaged ...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for a mobile lending library serving underserved youth. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool through 8th grade. The bookmobile grant program p...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779
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Grants to Wayne County, Ohio Nonprofits for the Education, Economic Empowerment, and Health ...

Deadline 09/01/18

Grants to Wayne County, Ohio nonprofits for programs that benefit women and girls within the local community. Funding is intended for programs that address the following areas of focus: women's education, women's economic empowerment, and women's health and wellness. Preference will be given to programs that demonstrate re...

GrantWatch ID#: 180857
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Grants to Seneca County, Ohio Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Seniors in Need

Deadline 09/07/18

Grants to Seneca County, Ohio nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the lives of the underserved elderly. Examples of previously awarded grants include programs to provide transportation, homemaker services, recreational activities, hot meals, library services for nursing homes, court-ordered guardianships, inf...

GrantWatch ID#: 172599
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Grants to Ashland County, Ohio K-12 Teachers for Enhanced Learning Opportunities

Deadline 09/08/18

Grants of up to $750 to Ashland County, Ohio K-12 teachers to support creative educational programs, events, and projects. Projects may target a single classroom, an entire grade level, or a group of students with similar needs. The purpose of this grant is to foster educational innovation by funding programs and projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155281
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States to Promote Positive Outcomes for Fam...

Deadline 09/10/18

Grants to USA organizations in multiple states for family-oriented programs and projects that focus on the areas of health and wellness, educational success, and homelessness. Funding may be requested for capacity building, program, and general operating support. For the purpose of this grant, eligible cities and States ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178874
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Grants to Piqua, Ohio Nonprofits and Schools for Activities Benefitting the Local Community

Deadline 09/15/18

Grants of up to $500 and grants exceeding $500 to Piqua, Ohio nonprofit organizations and schools to support a broad range activities that benefit the local community. Applicants must request an application from program staff prior to applying. Eligible applicants have a mission that is educational, literary, charitable, s...

GrantWatch ID#: 152551
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 09/15/18

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

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

Deadline 10/01/18

In-kind grants worth up to $800 to USA public libraries and tribal libraries in rural areas to acquire brand new, high quality, hardcover children's books. Recipients will be able to choose which books are best suited for their community from a list of over 500 books, including award-winning and star-reviewed titles from e...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554
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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers for Exceptional Instruction in Latin, Greek, or Classi...

Deadline 10/02/18

Awards to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction of Greek, Latin, or classics. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Applications should address at least four of the following criteria: -Success, size, and growth of the classics...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424

Grants to Ohio Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Environment, Education, and Community ...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Ohio nonprofit organizations for a range of programs and services that meet the needs of local residents. While the majority of funds support activities in Franklin County, special funds are designated for Logan, Fairfield, and Hocking Counties. Program areas broadly include environment, health, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147455

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 11/01/18 LOI Date: 10/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by October 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587

Grants to USA Writers, Activists, and Researchers for Work to Advance Left-Wing Causes

Deadline 10/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA leftist activists, researchers, and writers for work that advances critical issues in the study of the world, its people, their communities, cultures, and economies, as well as their interaction with the environment. Proposed work can address issues ranging from geopolitics to cultural and eco...

GrantWatch ID#: 173329

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 10/17/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 10/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. An LOI must be submitted at least 4-6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and clinic...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Media Institutions, and Educational Institutions to Improve Invest...

Deadline 11/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, media institutions, and educational institutions for programs in the following areas: Investigative Reporting, Oklahoma Journalism, Professional Development, and Journalism Initiatives. Priority is given to programs focusing on ethics and new media. More details on the program area...

GrantWatch ID#: 179644

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Needs, At-Risk Youth Education, and Domestic Violence Pro...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for financial assistance to provide children and families with basic provisions, including food, shelter, and physical fitness programs, to support those fleeing from domestic abuse, and to support education and training programs for at-risk children and youth. Only organizations a...

GrantWatch ID#: 172551
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In-Kind Donations of Surplus Property to USA Nonprofits and Local Governments

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and local government agencies that are interested in receiving surplus property no longer needed by the federal government. This program distributes property of all types, with the exception of federal government records, certain naval vessels, and land and o...

GrantWatch ID#: 143078
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Grants to USA and Israel Nonprofits for Urban Affairs, Jewish Life, Biomedical Research, and...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Israel nonprofit organizations for activities in the areas of urban affairs, Jewish life, biomedical research, and education. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in order to receive an invitation to apply. The Foundation welcomes inquiries aligning with the following program areas: Urban Affair...

GrantWatch ID#: 150874
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Education, Environment, Community Enrichment...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to nonprofit organizations, schools, and public municipalities in multiple states for programs in education, the environment, entrepreneurship, and community enrichment. Eligible locations can be found in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kent...

GrantWatch ID#: 152127

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Adult and Family Literacy Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $200 to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for adult and family literacy programs. Funding is intended to expand and develop literacy and educational programs in an effort to combat adult illiteracy. Funds may be requested in the following categories: - General - Capital - Operating Support -...

GrantWatch ID#: 156183

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Scie...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, public schools, public libraries, and colleges and universities. The funding source makes grants in two primary areas: (1) to advance science education, and (2) to invest in strengthening communities w...

GrantWatch ID#: 159494

Grants to USA Early Literacy Professionals for Conference Attendance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $200 to USA early literacy professionals working with students in grades K-3 to attend conferences. The goal of this program is to support and encourage efforts to improve early literacy. Funding may be requested to offset expenses incurred attending one either the International Reading Association or Readi...

GrantWatch ID#: 160167
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Community Services, Financial Lit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits, educational institutions, and cultural organizations in eligible cities for community and social services, culture and history, financial literacy, and education. Applications are accepted from metropolitan areas around the funding source's employee sites, including Albuquerque, NM; Bos...

GrantWatch ID#: 162291
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Grants to USA School Libraries in Multiple States to Recover from Natural Disasters

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 to USA public school libraries in multiple states that have been affected by a natural disaster. Funding is available to help libraries in PreK-12 schools replace and restore collections, equipment, and media. In addition to the regular grants program, a limited number of catastrophic...

GrantWatch ID#: 162395