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Connecticut Literacy Grants:  77 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Connecticut.

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Grants to Branford, Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Education, Environment, He...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants to Branford, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs and projects that address community needs and improve the quality of life for residents. Funding may also be requested for emergency needs and sponsorships. Applications should address a need within the focus area and demonstrate i...

GrantWatch ID#: 178567

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Multi-Media Projects that Promote Architecture Appreci...

Deadline 02/25/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofits and IHEs to produce and present projects and programs such as publications, exhibitions, installations, films, new media projects, lectures and conferences that highlight the field of architecture. Funding is intended to provide critical support at key points in the development of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177777

Awards to USA PreK-12 Educators and School Staff for Innovative and Inspiring Teaching Methods

Deadline 02/28/18

Awards to USA PreK-12 classroom teachers, school staff, and homeschool educators who demonstrate innovative educational methods. These awards are intended to recognize teachers who inspire their students to challenge the rules and take risks, who demonstrate how to be collaborative and empathetic, and teach the value of le...

GrantWatch ID#: 177403

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

Deadline 03/01/18

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

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline 03/01/18

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows will serve to advance the English communicative skills of Israeli students...

GrantWatch ID#: 180172

Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Wireless Technology Innovations to Improve Social Welf...

Deadline 03/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and IHE-based organizations to address social issues around the world through wireless technology innovations. Proposals must involve a multidisciplinary approach to addressing critical global issues such as education, communication access, environment, health, and economic development. Technical i...

GrantWatch ID#: 177554
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Women and Girls in Eligible Count...

Deadline 03/07/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $1,500 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations for programs, capital funding, or equipment to benefit women and girls in the towns served by the Foundation. Funding is intended for programs that address the needs of women and promote economic self-sufficiency through education, fin...

GrantWatch ID#: 162592
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Grants to Western Connecticut Nonprofits for Financial Literacy Programs for Low-Income Indi...

Deadline 03/09/18

Grants to Western Connecticut nonprofit organizations in Fairfield and Litchfield Counties for financial literacy programs for families and individuals living in low-income households. Eligible programs are those that help individuals improve their credit score, meet short-term financial goals, and establish budgets throug...

GrantWatch ID#: 183111
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 03/10/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Train Humanities Scholars to Use Digital Resources

Deadline 03/13/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments to train humanities scholars to use digital and technological resources. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations by February 13 and February 27. The purpose of this program is to enhance the research and dissemi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179159

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

Deadline 03/15/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Initiatives in Education, Health Research, Environment, and the...

Deadline 03/15/18

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

Deadline 03/16/18

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, and research and information services at research and healthcare institutions. The goal of this program is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159818

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Promote STEM Education and Financial Literacy

Deadline 03/16/18

Grants starting at $2,500 to Arizona, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, and Pennsylvania nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. The Foundation primarily focuses on STEM education and financial literacy. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169155
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Associated Groups for Excellence in Pu...

Deadline 03/16/18

Awards to USA, Canada, and International libraries and library-serving organizations to recognize an exemplary public relations or strategic communication program. Possible programs include year-long centennial celebrations, summer literacy programs, awareness campaigns, innovative community partnerships, or fundraising fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 179527
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Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 03/31/18

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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Authors and Publishers for Free Marketing and Public...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International book authors, as well as their agents and publishers, for free marketing and publicity for their non-fiction books. These books should ideally focus on the reinvention of Jewish life and community for the 21st century; changing notions of individual and collective identity for 21st...

GrantWatch ID#: 159486
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Affordable Housing, Basic Needs, and Econo...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies to improve quality of life and economic stability for low- and moderate-income families within the funding source’s service area. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The Foundation’s grantmaking ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176759
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Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Health, Education,...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants 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. Grants are ma...

GrantWatch ID#: 178429
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Grants to USA Schools and Libraries for Creative Educational Projects

Deadline 03/31/18

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
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Holocaust Research and Writing

Deadline 04/01/18

Award to a USA, Canada or International individual for scholarly research and writing on the Holocaust. Only books containing new research on the Holocaust, or its antecedents and aftermath, will be considered. Research accuracy, methodology, scholarship, literary merit, originality, and importance of the research topic ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 170921
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple Northeast States to Enhance Educational Opportunities

Deadline 04/01/18

Grants to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to enhance and promote education in areas where the funding source has a business presence. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. The mission of the bank's charitable Foundation is...

GrantWatch ID#: 175974
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 08/01/18 LOI Date: 04/01/18

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

Deadline 04/01/18

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

Deadline 04/01/18

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 public learning about Judaism, especially its heritage, culture, history, and customs. Programs may consist of music, theater, arts, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 178737
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Economic Development, Education, Human Services, Health...

Deadline 04/01/18

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
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Grants to USA Indian Tribes to Support and Improve Library Operations and Access

Deadline 04/02/18

Grants ranging from $6,000 to $10,000 to USA Indian tribes to maintain core library services and support established library operations. This program is intended to support the expansion of services, enhanced linkages and coordination, partnerships with other agencies, targeting library services to meet community needs, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 165537
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Prizes to USA Student and Youth Teams to Work with a Nonprofit Organization on a Service Pro...

Deadline 04/06/18

Prizes to USA students and youth teams that partner with a nonprofit organization on a service project. Entries are accepted from student teams in grades 6-12, or students ages 11-18 who are members of local service organizations and clubs. Each team must have at least three students and a sponsoring teacher or adult super...

GrantWatch ID#: 180684
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Grant to a USA School to Receive Book Donations and a Free Visit by a Children's Book Author...

Deadline 04/15/18

Grant and donations to a USA school to receive an all-expense-paid visit by a well-respected children’s author or illustrator. The chosen school will also receive a $250 stipend to create a memorable day and $250 worth of books by the visiting author/illustrator. The winning school will be published in the SCBWI Bulleti...

GrantWatch ID#: 154392
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Awards to USA Public Libraries and Schools for Outstanding Community Programs that Encourage...

Deadline 04/15/18

Awards of up to $10,000 and in-kind donations of books to USA public libraries and schools to recognize outstanding work in implementing creative community-based programs. The Foundation is seeking to reward programs that encourage locals to engage in and support reading initiatives that will bring together libraries with ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174835
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Housing, Community Service, and Economic Development

Deadline 04/15/18

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to improve quality of life in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Special consideration will be given to programs and organizations that support and promote community development, or benefit disadvantaged or low- and moderate-income households in the f...

GrantWatch ID#: 182201

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

Deadline 04/27/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations 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, New Milford, Naugatuck, Oxford, Prosp...

GrantWatch ID#: 179799
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Science, Culture, and Other Charitable Initiatives

Deadline 04/30/18

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
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Awards to USA and Canada Educators in Eligible Regions to Recognize Published Works that Prep...

Deadline 05/01/18

Awards to USA and Canada language arts educators in eligible regions to acknowledge published research-based works that promote the development of English Language Arts teachers. Eligible works may be from any educational level, scope, or setting. Studies eligible for consideration are those published between January 1, 20...

GrantWatch ID#: 166852
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Media Institutions, and Educational Institutions to Improve Invest...

Deadline 05/15/18

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
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Scholarships to USA Teachers and Counselors for Professional Development to Help Gifted Chil...

Deadline 05/16/18

Scholarships to USA teachers, school psychologists, and school counselors working in Title I schools to participate in a unique professional development opportunity. Applications are invited from professionals who are committed to helping gifted children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. NAGC Miss...

GrantWatch ID#: 160187
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Libraries in Eligible States for Youth Literacy ...

Deadline 05/17/18

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 wit...

GrantWatch ID#: 180349
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Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Institutions of Higher Education for the Creation o...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International institutions of higher education for the creation or implementation of courses related to the Holocaust. Funding may be used towards educational training and resources to enhance preparations for a course, such as travel costs for faculty to visit Holocaust sites in Europe or to par...

GrantWatch ID#: 179479

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts, Health, Youth, Human Services, and C...

Deadline 07/02/18

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Early Education, After School, Literacy, STEM,...

Deadline 07/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in eligible states and communities for early childhood education, after-school programs, mentoring, STEM, literacy, and job training programs. Funding is intended for educational programs that equip at-risk students from the pre-K to post-secondary level with the skills needed to succeed in today's...

GrantWatch ID#: 180299

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

Grants to Greater New Britain, Connecticut Nonprofits for Arts, Community Development, Educa...

Deadline 08/01/18

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 benefit New Britain, Southington, Plainville, and Berlin residents. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Program areas includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178051

Grants to Fairfield County, Connecticut Nonprofits for Youth, Arts, Women, Economy, and Heal...

Deadline 08/15/18

Grants to Fairfield County, Connecticut nonprofit organizations and public charities for specific programs and projects that focus on the areas of youth (up to age 25), women and girls, economic security, the arts, and promoting local nonprofit sustainability. Priorities and strategies for each of these focus areas are out...

GrantWatch ID#: 172666

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas for Early Childhood Educatio...

Deadline 10/05/18

Grants averaging between $5,000 and $10,000 to Connecticut nonprofits and municipal entities in the Greater Waterbury and Litchfield Hills area for programs that support early childhood education and care. Funding is intended to increase the number of children reading on grade level by age eight by focusing on the literacy...

GrantWatch ID#: 177934
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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
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for STEM Education, Road Safety, and Sus...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry in advance of a full proposal. Program areas include STEM education, vehicle and road safety, and sustainable communities. General Motors is...

GrantWatch ID#: 151351

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Community Development Projects

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $5,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations where the Funding Source has a presence for programs that improve the quality of life for families and individuals. Eligible areas include Enfield, Suffield, Somers, Windsor Locks, and East Windsor. Special consideration is given to organizations and program...

GrantWatch ID#: 157353