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66 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Connecticut

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Arts Activities and Events

Deadline 07/19/22 LOI Date: 07/07/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, and tribal entities for arts initiatives and events. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Eligible disciplines include media arts, dance, design, musical ...

GrantWatch ID#: 189889

Award to a USA Public Library to Recognize Outstanding Community Impact

Deadline 07/08/22

Award to a USA public library to recognize outstanding community impact. The award criteria will be based on community engagement, efforts to promote inclusion, collaboration with local government, community recognition, leadership development, environmental sustainabi...

GrantWatch ID#: 196885

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Sciences and Humanities R...

Deadline 07/15/22

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars with advanced degrees for research projects. Funding is intended to support research in the areas of social sciences and humanities. Preference will be given to proposals that demonstrate relevance to contemporary ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

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

Deadline 07/15/22

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

Grants to USA Publishers at Nonprofits or IHEs to Support Digital Publishing of Books Relate...

Deadline 07/15/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 190874

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

Deadline 12/01/22 LOI Date: 08/01/22

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854
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Grants to USA Professional Writers for Critical Financial Support During Times of Crisis

Deadline 08/01/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 198123

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies for Community-Oriented Public Programs

Deadline 08/05/22

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipalities for public projects and programs that benefit local communities. Interested applicants must contact staff prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support the implementation of local his...

GrantWatch ID#: 172046

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Capital Improvement Projects in Eligible Locations

Deadline 08/12/22

Grants of up to $3,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for capital improvement projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended to assist nonprofits with programs and activities that address educational, charitable, scientific, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 158037

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

Deadline 08/26/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 158530
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/22

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, and colleges and universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subject...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits for Social and Academic Development of Children and Youth

Deadline 09/01/22

Grants of up to $25,000 to Connecticut nonprofit organizations to support the social and academic development of children and youth in eligible regions. Funding is intended to ensure that youth and children develop literacy, numeracy, and social-emotional skills, and t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178740
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries to Purchase Books for Mobile Libraries Serv...

Deadline 09/01/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 180779
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Award to a USA Individual to Honor an Exceptional Book of Original Poetry

Deadline 09/01/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 202811

Grants to USA Journalists for Expenses Associated with Groundbreaking Reporting

Deadline 09/07/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA journalists to cover costs incurred while researching and writing groundbreaking stories. Prior to submitting an application, applicants must obtain a commitment letter for publication of the proposed story in a U.S. media outlet. Funding...

GrantWatch ID#: 178022

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Indigenous-Led Nonprofits for Projects that Enhance...

Deadline 09/07/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 193537
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Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Municipalities to Improve the Quality of Life in Eligib...

Deadline 09/08/22

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipalities and scholarships to individuals to improve the quality of life for local residents in eligible counties. First-time applicants are required to submit a pre-application form. Funding areas of interest incl...

GrantWatch ID#: 159882
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Economic Literacy Projects

Deadline 09/10/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 173515
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Opportunity to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Participate in a Writing Reside...

Deadline 09/14/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 198536
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Study, Write, and Work in New Y...

Deadline 09/30/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 173018

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Community Leaders for Capital Projects to Revitalize Public Com...

Deadline 09/30/22

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, nonprofit leaders, elected officials, and town managers and employees for capital projects to revitalize public community spaces in rural areas. The purpose of the program is to create and restore communal spaces ...

GrantWatch ID#: 197389

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries in Eligible Areas for Creative Educa...

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants to Connecticut public and private schools, libraries, and other nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for new and innovative educational programs. Funding is intended to provide educators with the necessary resources to support learning projects and help...

GrantWatch ID#: 175201

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

Deadline 10/01/22

In-kind grants of new children's books to USA public and tribal libraries in rural areas. The purpose of the project is to increase access to quality children's books. Recipients will be able to choose the most appropriate books for their community from a list of over ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178554

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Activities that Enhance Social Wel...

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs to facilitate economic development and enhance social welfare. Priority will be given to programs in the areas of education, job training, health, human services, housing, community develop...

GrantWatch ID#: 178885

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support the Provision of Literacy Services for Students

Deadline 10/01/22

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support the provision of literacy services for students. Funding is intended for general operations, including but not limited to equipment, supplies, salaries, space rental, technology, teacher stipends, and mor...

GrantWatch ID#: 199955

Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Areas to Enhance ...

Deadline 10/04/22

Grants to Rhode Island and Connecticut nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations to address community needs. Funding is intended to enhance the quality of life and well-being of residents of communities served by the funding source. Eligible...

GrantWatch ID#: 180766
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Create Works Related to America...

Deadline 10/05/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 198537

Grants to Connecticut Nonprofits and Agencies to Benefit Seniors in Eligible Locations

Deadline 10/14/22

Grants to Connecticut nonprofit organizations and municipalities for programs and services that improve the quality of life of older adults in eligible areas. Funding is intended to help adults remain engaged, healthy, and informed, and to help local communities prepar...

GrantWatch ID#: 153994

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

Deadline 10/19/22

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International literary publishers and theater organizations for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works. Applicants must be registered in the online portal in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to pre...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Archival Repositories for Projects to Preserve Hist...

Deadline 10/21/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 199427

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Libraries, and Schools to Support Coronavirus-Related Issues and O...

Deadline 10/31/22

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to support charitable causes. Funding is intended for, but not limited to the focus areas of Coronavirus (COVID-19) related issues, human services, disaster relief, and the environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 153889
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Awards to USA and Canada K-12 Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Classroom Instruction in Cla...

Deadline 11/01/22

Awards of $500 to USA and Canada K-12 teachers to recognize outstanding classroom instruction in classical studies. Nominations are invited on behalf of individuals demonstrating excellent teaching practices. Nominations may be made by an administrator, a colleague, a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181424
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Writers to Recognize an Outstanding Debut Literary ...

Deadline 11/01/22

Awards of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and international writers to recognize an outstanding debut literary work. Submissions must be the author's first fiction publication. The winning stories will be published in an annually released anthology. The purpose of the award is ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190603
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofit Museums and Libraries to Exhibit and Preserve ...

Deadline 11/01/22

Grants of up to $3,000 and in-kind donations of materials to USA and territories nonprofit museums and libraries to preserve and exhibit collections. Funding is intended to support project costs and may be used for supplies, display fabrication, publicity, and contract...

GrantWatch ID#: 192922
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs to Promote Ethical Journalism

Deadline 11/02/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 203599
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Libraries and Individuals for Bibliographical and L...

Deadline 11/04/22

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, libraries, and organizations to compile scholarly library resource lists serving United States library patrons. Examples of lists include indexes, reading lists, webliographies and other guides to li...

GrantWatch ID#: 174274
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In-Kind Grants of Gift Cards to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Public Agencies that Enrich Loc...

Deadline 12/01/22

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

GrantWatch ID#: 200051

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

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

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for activities that perpetuate the art of poetry in American culture and expand awareness of the positive effects of poetry on society. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to applying. Funds may be requested for po...

GrantWatch ID#: 146023

Awards to USA and Canada Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustratin...

Deadline 12/31/22

Awards of $3,000 to a USA or Canada author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in children’s literature. Nominations are accepted on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Literacy and STEAM-Focused Educational Progr...

Deadline 12/31/22

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states for literacy and STEAM-focused educational programs for grades PreK-8. Program goals include preparing children for kindergarten and ensuring that students are reading at or above grade level by the time they rea...

GrantWatch ID#: 181343

Donations and Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits that Focus on Arts, Education, and Literacy

Deadline Ongoing

Donations and sponsorships to USA nonprofits that provide programs and services in the areas of arts, PreK-12 education, and literacy. Funding is intended for both organizations with a national focus and organizations that provide local services. For local organization...

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

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

Deadline Ongoing

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

GrantWatch ID#: 135415
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Adult Education and Literacy Programs

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that improve literacy among adults. Funding is intended to support new and existing educational and literacy programs that teach adults literacy skills that will enable them to grow, communicate, and t...

GrantWatch ID#: 156183
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Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Libraries, and IHEs for Science...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, public schools, public libraries, and colleges and universities for science education and community programs. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to a full application. Community...

GrantWatch ID#: 159494
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Grants to USA Early Literacy Professionals to Attend Conferences

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $200 to USA K-3 educators for professional development in the area of early literacy. Grant funds are intended to defray the costs associated with attending reading conferences. The purpose of this program is to support and encourage early literacy effo...

GrantWatch ID#: 160167

Grants to USA Public Schools to Rebuild Library Collections in the Wake of Natural Disasters...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA public schools in multiple states to rebuild school libraries in the wake of a disaster. Funding is intended to help school libraries that incurred damages to their collections, media, or equipment due to natural disasters including floods, earthquakes, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162395
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Educational and Research Projects that Foster Financia...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and state and public colleges and universities for educational programs, research programs, or combination programs that educate underserved Americans in financial capability, financial literacy, and financial well-being.

GrantWatch ID#: 163638
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In-Kind Donations of Books to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children from Underserved and Low-In...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of books to USA nonprofit organizations to benefit children from underserved and low-income backgrounds. Eligible organizations are those seeking to build, expand, or add to a small library, as well as those presenting new books for children to take h...

GrantWatch ID#: 164232

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs to Benefit Society

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs and projects to benefit society. Funding is intended for initiatives in the following focus areas: education, literacy, democracy, civil liberties, environment, health, recreation, Jewish Community, and reproductive he...

GrantWatch ID#: 164373

In-Kind Donations of Children's Books to USA Rural Libraries Affected by Natural Disasters

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of new books valued at $800 to USA libraries in rural areas that have been impacted by natural disasters. Applicants must contact the funding source in order to apply. Eligible libraries are those intending to rebuild or enhance their children's depar...

GrantWatch ID#: 165910