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Connecticut Literacy Grants:  73 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Connecticut.

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Grants to USA IHE Faculty for Curricula Related to Interfaith Practices and Themes

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA university and college faculty across a range of disciplines to develop or revise coursework that promotes interfaith concepts. Funding is intended for innovative curricula that advance interfaith studies and pedagogies with new and intensive approaches. Grant awards are meant to support grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 185465

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/19

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students on this subject. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their name to the school library, an invitation to parti...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit New London and Windham Counties

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and governmental units in New London and Windham Counties for programs that benefit the community in the educational, charitable, scientific, and literary areas. Funding is intended for specific programs or projects that will improve the quality of l...

GrantWatch ID#: 161586

Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Health, Education,...

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants generally ranging from $500 to $25,000 to Rhode Island and Connecticut nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Program areas include health, human services, education, community development, arts and culture, and the environment. Gra...

GrantWatch ID#: 178429

Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants of up to $500 to USA and territories public schools, preschools, Head Start programs, and public libraries to implement creative educational projects. This program provides an opportunity for teachers and librarians to present special projects outside the usual curriculum, or to engage students in meeting curricular...

GrantWatch ID#: 178591

Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Projects that Support Veterans and their Families

Deadline 03/31/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that benefit veterans. Funding is intended for projects that support veterans in one of the following categories: financial support/services, female veterans, veteran camaraderie, service/therapy animal support, job/transition training, legal support/services, life skills,...

GrantWatch ID#: 184725

Grants to USA Community Organizations and Libraries for Storytelling Programs for Native Pop...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants of $750 to USA and Territories community organizations and libraries serving Asian Pacific American and American Indian or Alaska Native families and children for storytelling programs. The literacy program explores and celebrates these cultures through oral traditions, books, and art to provide an interactive, enr...

GrantWatch ID#: 173301

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

Deadline 08/01/19 LOI Date: 04/01/19

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

Deadline 04/01/19

In-kind grants valued at $400 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 ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Economic Development, Education, Human Services, Health...

Deadline 04/01/19

Grants to Connecticut nonprofits for programs that will enhance economic development and social welfare in the counties of Windham and New London. Priority will be given to programs in the areas of education, job training, health, human services, housing, community development, and the arts. Requests will be considere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178885

Grants to USA Institutions in New England States to Enhance Access to Biomedical Information...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont funding source member institutions for projects that promote innovation in biomedical knowledge, data management, as well as research and information services at healthcare institutions. Funding is intended to enhance acc...

GrantWatch ID#: 159818

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Municipalities for Community-Oriented Humanities Projec...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $4,999 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipalities for community-oriented humanities projects. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. This program is intended for projects that need a quick-turnaround funding decision. Eligible projects include exhibitions, tours, community e...

GrantWatch ID#: 172046

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Out-of-School Youth Activities and Academic Support in ...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations for out-of-school activities for youth in Waterbury and New Britain. Funding is intended for high-quality after-school activities that include project-based learning, tutoring and homework help, academic support or enrichment, and recreation. Programs should incorporate best pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 179952

Grants USA Libraries and Organizations in Eligible New England States to Increase Access to H...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $7,000 to New England libraries and organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont to increase access to health information. Funding is intended to improve technology access to and delivery of health information for Network Members, health professionals, and con...

GrantWatch ID#: 185355

Grants to USA Organizations in Eligible New England States for Training that Improves the Ski...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to New England libraries and organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont for training and education related to health information. Funding is intended to support participation in or the development of instructional programs that improve the knowledge a...

GrantWatch ID#: 185356

Grants to USA Organizations in Eligible New England States for Projects that Advance Health I...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New England libraries and member organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont for collaborative activities that improve health information resources. Funding is intended to support short-term outreach projects that involve advancing health informati...

GrantWatch ID#: 185357

Grants to USA Libraries and Organizations in Eligible New England States for Technology that ...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New England libraries and member organizations in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont to promote access to health information. Funding is intended enhance technology delivery of the funding source's research program and health literacy information in public...

GrantWatch ID#: 185358

Grants to USA Libraries in Eligible New England States for Outreach Programs Related to Healt...

Deadline 04/05/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to New England libraries in Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont to promote access to health information. Funding is intended support public libraries in outreach projects that involve education and information about the funding source's research program and he...

GrantWatch ID#: 185359
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Educational Institutions and School Districts for Japanese Language I...

Deadline 04/10/19

Grants of up to $30,000 per eligible school to USA nonprofit educational institutions and school districts for financial assistance to create, expand, or maintain existing Japanese language instruction programs. An intention to apply must be emailed prior to applying. Funding is intended to support eligible applicants that...

GrantWatch ID#: 144103

Awards to USA Teachers of First through Fourth Grades for Classroom Lessons that Incorporate...

Deadline 04/12/19

One award valued at $3,000 and awards valued at $750 to USA teachers of first through fourth grades for incorporating a children's book series into the classroom curriculum. The winning entries will be judged on how well the children's book series was used to teach subjects such as history, math, and science. One grand...

GrantWatch ID#: 177747
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Housing, Community Services, and Economic Development Pr...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants starting at $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in communities where the Funding Source has a business presence. Funding is intended for projects and programs in the areas of housing, community service, economic development, neighborhood revitalization, education, youth progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 182201

Grants to USA Historians, Students, Researchers, and Writers for Innovative Research Related...

Deadline 04/15/19

Grants of $1,000 to USA historians, graduate students, writers, and independent researchers to conduct original research on a topic related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Writers that pursue neglected topics or new approaches to previously explored topics will be given preference. Grant recipients will be ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182956

Grants to New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts Nonprofits and Individuals in Eligible Re...

Deadline 04/19/19

Grants of up to $500 to Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, individuals, schools, and libraries in eligible regions for projects and materials that encourage learning about Judaism, especially its heritage, culture, history, and customs. Funding is intended to support programs in media such as...

GrantWatch ID#: 178737
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Scholarship and Research on Public Policy

Deadline 04/22/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and universities for scholarly research on public policy issues that impact on the personal and economic liberties of the nation's citizens. Funding is intended to support scholarship resulting in the publication of policy papers, journal articles, and books. The Foundation will also f...

GrantWatch ID#: 170643
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, Schools, and Universities to Raise Awareness About Cens...

Deadline 04/30/19

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. Proposed activities must take place during the week of September 22nd through the 28th, during the annual Banned Book...

GrantWatch ID#: 144035

Grants to Groton, Connecticut Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for New Creative Educationa...

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $500 and grants of up to $5,000 to Groton, Connecticut public and private schools, libraries, and other nonprofit organizations for new and innovative educational programs. Funding is intended to provide educators with the necessary resources to pilot learning projects and help develop new learning processes. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175201

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

Deadline 04/30/19

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 organizations include theaters, medical centers, hospitals and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340
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Grants to Connecticut Municipalities to Preserve and Manage Government Records

Deadline 04/30/19

Grants of $5,500, $7,500 and $10,500 to Connecticut municipalities to improve the management and preservation of local government records. Eligible project categories include inventory and planning, organization and indexing, program development, storage and facilities, and preservation and conservation. Targeted Grants...

GrantWatch ID#: 180063
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 05/10/19

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

Deadline 05/15/19

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, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Services to Military Members, Veterans, and their F...

Deadline 05/15/19

Grants starting at $1,000 to USA nonprofits for projects and programs to support active duty military members, veterans, their caregivers, and their families. Funding is intended to support service members as they transition back to civilian life and re-enter the workforce. Focus Areas: - Military Caregivers - Famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182067
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States for Youth Literacy ...

Deadline 05/16/19

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA nonprofits, K-12 schools, colleges and universities, and public libraries to promote literacy for youth in states where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended to support literacy programs that target K-12 students who are: - Below grade level readers; - Readers with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349
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Grants to USA Libraries, Educational Institutions, Hospitals, and Clinics in Multiple States ...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants starting at $50,000 to USA libraries, educational institutions, hospitals, and clinics in multiple states for innovative projects. Funding is intended to support capital projects, equipment purchases, and educational endowments, as well as initiatives to improve healthcare. Eligible states include Connecticut, Flor...

GrantWatch ID#: 180741
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International High School Students for Excellence in Writing Poetr...

Deadline 05/31/19

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students (in grades nine through twelve) who have demonstrated excellence in writing works of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. The panel will select one winner each in poetry, short fiction, and creative nonfiction categories. Claudia Ann Seaman award winners are...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066
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Grants to USA, Canada and International Nonprofits and Organizations to Improve Worldwide Li...

Deadline 05/31/19

Grants of $1,000 and one grant of $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and organizations to increase literacy rates for children worldwide. Funding is intended to support nonprofits that have made a significant impact on increasing literacy throughout the world. FineReads is incredibly passionate about i...

GrantWatch ID#: 184760
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Institutions of Higher Education for the Creation o...

Deadline 06/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International institutions of higher education for the creation or implementation of courses related to the Holocaust. Proposals at colleges and universities where courses in Holocaust studies are not available or where they are in need of further support are given priority. Teaching grants h...

GrantWatch ID#: 179479
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 06/19/19

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
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Youth and Education, Community Develo...

Deadline 07/01/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and local government agencies to benefit the funding source’s communities in the areas of arts, health and human services, community development, and youth and education. Eligible communities include: Branford, Centerbrook, Cheshire, Chester, Clinton, Col...

GrantWatch ID#: 175967
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Grants to Greater New Britain, Connecticut Nonprofits for Arts, Community Development, Educa...

Deadline 08/01/19 LOI Date: 07/01/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000 and capital grants of up to $50,000 to Greater New Britain, Connecticut nonprofit organizations for programs that improve the quality of life for residents in eligible counties. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Program areas include arts...

GrantWatch ID#: 178051
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Improve Educational Opportunities for Children...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, community organizations, public education foundations, and after-school programs for education and literacy programming for students of all ages. Funding is intended to support programs that improve opportunities for students in school districts in which Pitney Bowes has a business pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180299
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits and California Nonprofits and K-12 Schools f...

Deadline 07/15/19

Grants to USA Tribal governments and nonprofits and grants to California nonprofits and K-12 schools and school districts in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties for community services. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of health, education, special projects, and economic and community development. San Manu...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Sponsor Local Events and Support Fundraisin...

Deadline 07/26/19

Grants totaling up to $2,500 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations, libraries, community centers, and municipal agencies to support events and fundraisers taking place within the funding source’s service area. Eligible towns include Bethlehem, Beacon Falls, Cheshire, Bridgewater, Litchfield, Goshen, Morris, Middlebury, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179799
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools for Youth Educational Programs and Job Training in STEM,...

Deadline 08/01/19

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

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

Deadline 09/01/19

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 c...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Businesses, and Artists to Promote the Arts of Osage Nation and Na...

Deadline 09/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA artists, organizations, foundations, museums, and businesses to promote the arts of the Osage Nation and Native American Culture. This program enables Osage artists, as well as Osage-related arts-oriented organizations, to carry out a wide range of arts activities. Priorities for Funding:...

GrantWatch ID#: 173610
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Municipalities to Benefit Seniors in Greater Waterbury a...

Deadline 10/04/19

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipalities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for older adults living in Greater Waterbury and the Litchfield Hills. Funding is intended to help adults age successfully and remain engaged, healthy, and informed. Grant funding is also provided to...

GrantWatch ID#: 153994
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Donations & Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits & For-Profits for Education, Literacy, and the Ar...

Deadline Ongoing

Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, and higher learning. A suitable sponsorship is one tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut Nonprofits to Benefit New York City Metro Ar...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut nonprofit organizations to benefit children in the New York City metropolitan area. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Consideration will be given to programs aimed at improving the emotional wellbeing and literacy of children, including programs wh...

GrantWatch ID#: 135415
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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