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88 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Michigan

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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Rural and Small Community Libraries to Address Community I...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants of $3,000 and in-kind support to USA libraries in small and rural communities to address community issues, including the Coronavirus. The goal of the program is to prepare library workers for the expanding role of libraries. Funding is intended to assist librari...

GrantWatch ID#: 140272

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 and In-Kind Support to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Community Events that...

Deadline 01/27/21

Grants of up to $20,000 and in-kind support to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and Tribes to host community events that promote reading. Funding is intended for events that provide discussions and creative activities centered around sp...

GrantWatch ID#: 187206

Grants to USA Member Institutions and Libraries in Multiple States to Increase Awareness of ...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA funding source member institutions and libraries in multiple states for programs to increase awareness of biomedical health information resources for local communities. Eligible states include Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193114

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Library Employee to Attend a Professio...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or library employee to cover expenses related to attending a professional conference. Eligible applicants are those that are new to the field of archives preservation. Funding is intended to subsidize the costs require...

GrantWatch ID#: 149313

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Institutions to Advance and Promote Foreign Studies

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions to foster increased foreign studies. Funding is intended to support innovative or existing programs and to support programs at small institutions and institutions without an existing program. Progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162188

Grants to USA Scholars and Doctoral Graduates for Costs Associated with Research and Fieldwo...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars and doctoral graduates for expenses related to non-commercial research in any area of knowledge. Funding is intended to support laboratory research expenses, fieldwork costs, travel to archives and libraries, and the purchase of m...

GrantWatch ID#: 163655

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

Deadline 04/01/21 LOI Date: 12/01/20

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, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Public Schools, and Colleges ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools and colleges for projects and programs that foster the growth of bluegrass music. Funding is intended for cultural, educational, organizational dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 176895

Grants to USA Librarians and Para-Professionals from Underrepresented Groups to Attend a Nat...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA librarians and para-professionals to attend a professional conference. Funding is intended to support individuals from underrepresented populations. Funding may be used to cover registration fees, travel expenses, and accommodations. Atten...

GrantWatch ID#: 187351

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

Awards to USA, Canada and International Individuals for Leadership and Innovation in the Lib...

Deadline 12/02/20

Awards to USA, Canada, and International individuals to recognize leadership in the library industry. Nominations are invited on behalf of up-and-coming librarians, library workers, coders, publishers, vendors, and others. The purpose of this program is to identify and...

GrantWatch ID#: 161238

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Academic Librarian to Recognize Achievements in Adv...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award to a USA, Canada, or International academic librarian to recognize achievements in advancing library services. Eligible nominees are employed by an IHE library or a nonprofit consortium. Nominees should demonstrate achievements that have contributed significantly...

GrantWatch ID#: 160081

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Recognize Excellence in Library Develo...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to acknowledge contributions to the field of library services. The purpose of the award program is to honor librarians for their remarkable achievements in librarianship or library development. Contributions ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174848

Awards to USA and Canada IHE Libraries in Recognition of Outstanding and Collaborative Libra...

Deadline 12/04/20

Awards to USA and Canada academic libraries in recognition of the collaborative efforts of personnel to serve their communities in creative and innovative ways. The award is intended to honor the staff who display leadership in programming and work together to uphold t...

GrantWatch ID#: 174849

Award to a USA Librarian to Recognize Contributions to Instruction in a Research or College ...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award to a USA librarian to recognize the outstanding work of an individual who has contributed to the enhancement of instruction in a research or college library. In addition to the cash prize, the awardee will also receive a plaque. Nominees will have achieved a subs...

GrantWatch ID#: 174850

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Team for an Outstanding Information Li...

Deadline 12/04/20

Award of $3,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or team to recognize exemplary programs about information literacy. Eligible nominees carried out projects in research libraries or academic libraries within the past two years. Projects nominated for the awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 174851

Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHEs to Develop and Offer Holocaust-Related Courses

Deadline 12/06/20

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International institutions of higher education to develop and offer courses related to the Holocaust. Funding may also be used to improve an institution's Holocaust resources. Proposals at colleges and universities where cour...

GrantWatch ID#: 179479

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Public Libraries in Multiple States to Increase Access t...

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants of $250 and in-kind donations of technology and health resources to USA public libraries in multiple states to increase access to health information. Funding is to be used as a stipend for staff members to attend required meetings. Eligible applicants are locate...

GrantWatch ID#: 193350
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Grants to USA Publishers at Nonprofits or IHEs to Support Digital Publishing of Books Relate...

Deadline 12/15/20

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

GrantWatch ID#: 190874
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Grant to a USA Library for Outreach Projects Targeting Underserved Children

Deadline 12/16/20

Grant of $3,000 to a USA library for outreach efforts addressing underserved populations in the community. Funding is intended for projects that engage underserved children, from birth to age 14. Applications will be considered for new and innovative programs, or for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 176910

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

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

Deadline 12/31/20

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

Deadline 01/13/21

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 prior in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research Related to the Early Mod...

Deadline 01/15/21

Fellowships of $3,500 to USA, Canada, and International scholars holding a Ph.D. and archivists, curators, librarians, creative artists, dramaturgs, playwrights, performers, and filmmakers for research projects related to Shakespeare or early modern world culture. The ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162024

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Recognize Contributions to Information ...

Deadline 01/15/21

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize outstanding contributions to the fields of information literacy and library instruction. Nominations should be based on formal or informal research on the topic, the cre...

GrantWatch ID#: 166583
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library to Acknowledge Contributions to Information...

Deadline 01/15/21

Award of $1,000 and a $500 travel stipend to a USA, Canada, or International library to acknowledge contributions to the development and augmentation of information literacy instruction. The award is available to both academic and non-academic libraries. Preference wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 166586
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Improve Educational Opportunities for Children...

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, community organizations, public education foundations, and after-school programs in multiple locations for education and literacy programming for students of all ages. Funding is intended to support programs that improve opportuni...

GrantWatch ID#: 180299
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists to Participate in a Residency Program...

Deadline 01/18/21

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

Fellowships to USA Individuals to Conduct Scholarly Research in New York City

Deadline 01/25/21

Fellowships providing a weekly stipend of $1,000 to USA individual scholars from outside and within the New York City metropolitan area to make use of library collections in New York City. Funding is intended to support scholars currently engaged in independent, post-d...

GrantWatch ID#: 177669

Grants to USA Public Libraries to Expand Adult Education Services in Local Communities

Deadline 01/29/21

Grants of $5,000 and in-kind support to USA public libraries to expand and develop adult education services in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible libraries will receive grant funding as well as technical support to foster program imp...

GrantWatch ID#: 182472
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Award to a USA or Canada Library in Recognition of Staff Development Program

Deadline 02/01/21

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library to recognize achievements in the area of professional development. The award honors an institution that offers a workforce development program designed to enhance staff abilities and increase the effectiveness in reaching obje...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079
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In-Kind Grants of Planning and Evaluation Services to USA Nonprofit and Government Museums

Deadline 02/01/21

In-kind grants valued at up to $6,000 to USA and territories medium and small-sized nonprofit and government museums to evaluate and improve operations and prepare for the future. Funding is intended to support museums through institutional activities, self-assessment,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163856

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian to Honor Outstanding Character in a Chall...

Deadline 02/01/21

Award of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize extraordinary character in the face of a difficult situation. Nominees should demonstrate that they have dealt with challenges with integrity and with their dignity still intact. In addition to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166587

Grants to Michigan Nonprofits for Education on Legal Issues and to Improve Access to Legal S...

Deadline 02/01/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs to educate the community on legal matters and improve access to legal services throughout the State. Funding is also intended for the enhancement of the local law library and for continuing e...

GrantWatch ID#: 180215
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Awards to USA Libraries and Librarians for Outstanding Community Programs to Encourage Readi...

Deadline 02/02/21

Award of $10,000 and in-kind donations of books to USA and Territories libraries and librarians to recognize outstanding work in implementing creative community-based programs. The Foundation seek to reward programs that encourage locals to engage in and support readin...

GrantWatch ID#: 174835
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Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 02/08/21

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 US media outlet. Funding i...

GrantWatch ID#: 178022
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Award to a USA Library or Library System for Outstanding Service Within the Labor Community

Deadline 02/12/21

Award to a USA library to acknowledge outstanding efforts to engage the labor community and bring awareness to the contribution and history of the labor movement’s role in developing the United States. Qualifying efforts include outreach projects targeting local labo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174852
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Extraordinary Contributions to Refer...

Deadline 02/12/21

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of reference librarianship. Eligible contributions may involve writing or publishing books or articles about the reference field; teaching activities that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176026

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian, Educator, or Researcher for Contribution...

Deadline 02/12/21

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International current or former librarian, educator, or researcher for extraordinary contributions to adult services at libraries. Contributions will be evaluated based on factors such as the impact on others, demonstrated leadershi...

GrantWatch ID#: 176050

Award to USA Library Organization to Improve Services for People with Disabilities

Deadline 02/12/21

Award of $1,000 to a USA library organization in recognition of services to people with disabilities. The award is intended to honor a library for efforts to expand existing or create new services. Projects should demonstrate innovation and organization. The award can ...

GrantWatch ID#: 192811

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Collaborative Group for Research Rela...

Deadline 02/12/21

Grant of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or collaborative group to provide support for research related to reference or user services. Funding is intended to support research efforts that focus on responding to questions or gaining insight into how...

GrantWatch ID#: 192812

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library or Library System to Recognize the Developm...

Deadline 02/12/21

Award of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or international library or library system for the creation of a new reference tool to benefit patrons. The purpose of the award is to recognize the achievement of providing patrons with a unique and creative resource. Eligible resourc...

GrantWatch ID#: 192813

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Institution to Recognize Support of L...

Deadline 02/12/21

Award to a USA, Canada, or international individual or institution in recognition of contributions to library-related activities or services that benefit people with physical disabilities. The award can honor a specific library program, general activities for the blind...

GrantWatch ID#: 192831
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Grants to USA PreK-12 School Libraries Serving Disadvantaged Youth

Deadline 02/14/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA and territories PreK-12 school libraries to provide books to disadvantaged youth. Funding is intended to ensure that, although many schools are reallocating their funds to technology and audiovisual equipment, school libraries are still o...

GrantWatch ID#: 178824
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for STEM Education Programs

Deadline 02/28/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178171
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 03/01/21

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 Michigan Nonprofits and Government Entities in Eligible Locations to Enhance the L...

Deadline 03/01/21

Grants to Michigan nonprofit organizations and units of government in eligible locations for projects to improve the quality of life for local residents. Funding is intended for a wide variety of charitable, community, scientific, literary, educational, and cultural pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 179316