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Grants to Toronto, Ontario Artists and Organizations to Increase Access to Arts Activities fo...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $5,000, $10,000, and $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit organizations, registered charities, individual artists, and grassroots collectives to support arts initiatives for underserved youth (ages 13 to 29). Funding is intended for programs that provide youth with high quality arts opportunities and foster mean...

GrantWatch ID#: 156830

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Studio Space and Professional Supp...

Deadline 02/19/19

Residencies of $1,500 and $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists to provide studio space in Boston’s historic South End neighborhood, as well as creative and professional support. The residencies are intended to develop the artists' focus on public engagement and dialogue. Jurors will select one ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155283

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Jewish History Research in New Yo...

Deadline 01/21/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars to carry out research on modern Jewish history in New York City or Jerusalem. Applications are invited from deserving scholars who are currently engaged in post-doctoral, graduate-level, or independent study. Applications will be considered for the following fellowship...

GrantWatch ID#: 149503

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Excellence in Opera, Theater, and M...

Deadline 01/21/19

Prizes of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International singers and actors for competing in a theater, opera, and musical theater contest. Contestents must prepare a presentation in theater, American musical theater, and opera. Singers and actors are encouraged to perform constrasting selections. To effectively demo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175728

Grants to Canada Organizations that Represent Artists for Promotional Travel Activities

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada incorporated or registered organizations that represent artists to develop and promote new markets for works by Canadian artists. Applicants must register at least 30 days before submitting an application. Eligible activities include travel in order to build a national presence for the art...

GrantWatch ID#: 177882

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Inte...

Deadline 01/23/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International arts organizations to support travel related to the international promotion of Canadian artistic works and artists. Applicants must be registered in the application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Grants are available for registered or incorporated C...

GrantWatch ID#: 177980

Grants to Manitoba Artists, Managers, and Labels to Produce High Quality Music Recordings

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants and loans to Manitoba artists, managers, and record labels to record commercially viable and culturally relevant music recordings. First-time applicants must contact the funding source before applying. All genres and styles of music are supported. Applicants may apply under one of three different program levels:...

GrantWatch ID#: 163259

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits and Public Entities for Arts, Culture, Environment, Education, H...

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants to Alberta registered charities and public entities for community health and wellness activities. Priority is given to organizations in Banff, Lake Louise, Canmore, Morley, Exshaw, Kananaskis, and surrounding areas. Funding is intended for the following areas of focus: arts, culture, and creativity, environment and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 144885

Fellowships to USA and Canada Young Lay Leaders to Travel to Israel and Develop Leadership Sk...

Deadline 01/25/19

Fellowships to USA and Canada outstanding young lay leaders to travel to Israel and develop their leadership skills. In Israel, Fellows will be given the opportunity to sharpen their characteristics and skills, acquire the experience needed, and broaden the networks required for Jewish leadership in the 21st Century. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 165991

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities and Donees for Community Health Research

Deadline 01/25/19

Grants to British Columbia registered charities and qualified donees for collaborative research to learn about the core causes of issues affecting the health of communities. Research is conducted through partnerships between researchers and community members and stakeholders. Participatory Action Research (PAR) is a c...

GrantWatch ID#: 184703

Grants to New Brunswick Charities and Agencies for Arts, Education, Youth, and Community Dev...

Deadline 01/26/19

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 to New Brunswick registered charities, municipalities, and government agencies for programs that improve the quality of life for Greater Saint John area residents. Applicants must contact program staff at least one week before the deadline. Funding is intended for programs in the areas...

GrantWatch ID#: 177559

Residency for a USA, Canada, or International Visiting Artist or Designer to Develop New Work...

Deadline 01/31/19

Residency for a USA, Canada, or International visiting artist or designer to work at an art school located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This program is intended to encourage the resident artist/designer to develop a new work in collaboration with students and faculty at the Stamps School of Art and Design. The resident will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165501

Grants to Canada Artists and Songwriters for Promotional Costs and Professional Development A...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Canada artists and songwriters for a range of professional development activities. Funding may be used for touring and showcasing, marketing and promotion, sound recording, and video production. A new, professional sound recording must be produced by the end of the grant period. The funding ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 170211
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Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba and Brockville, Ontario Charitable Organizations for Programs th...

Deadline 03/31/19 LOI Date: 01/31/19

Grants to Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Brockville, Ontario charitable organizations for projects to assist at-risk youth develop their potential. An LOI must be submitted before the deadline. Funding is intended for projects in education, arts and culture, healthcare, and social services. Eligible projects are those designed to...

GrantWatch ID#: 172509

Grants to Canada Music Artists and Record Labels to Record and Market Original Full-Length A...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to Canada music artists to cover the costs of producing, acquiring, and marketing an original full-length music album. First-time applicants must submit artist and applicant profiles. Grantees can receive further funding for the marketing and promotion of the sound recording under the Marketing, Radio Marketing, Tou...

GrantWatch ID#: 174788

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Film Study Research Projects

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants of $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International as-yet unpublished individuals for projects that explore and research new aspects of film and the film industry. Priority will go to projects that address underrepresented topics within the field of film scholarship. Funding is intended for original English-language proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 177172

Grants to Canada Nonprofits, Tribal Councils, and Agencies for Programs that Commemorate a S...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants to Canada nonprofits, tribal councils, and municipal agencies for one-time events that celebrate an important local personality or historical event. Funding is available for small capital projects to accompany events. Eligible capital projects may include restoration of objects, community art projects, local histor...

GrantWatch ID#: 177625

Grants to Windsor, Ontario Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Cultural Projects and Act...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Windsor, Ontario nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and individuals to enhance arts and cultural opportunities for local residents. Applicants must consult with program staff prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to invest in the community’s creative economy. Mission for t...

GrantWatch ID#: 173486

Grants to Ottawa, Ontario Nonprofits for Arts, Social Services, Education, Health, Environme...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 for one year and grants of up to $24,000 per year for multiple years to Ottawa, Ontario nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life of local communities. Funding is intended for initiatives that align with one of the following broad areas of focus: social services, arts and culture, educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 174121

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Graduate Students and IHE Faculty for Research on th...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and university and college faculty for research projects and published material related to the Holocaust. Applicants from all disciplines are encouraged to apply for funds. Funding is intended to help graduate students and faculty members complete p...

GrantWatch ID#: 176888

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, and First Nations Groups to Strengthen Commu...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, and First Nations organizations for projects that strive to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Projects that aim to protect the ecosystems, environment, community health, and cultural resources from mining impacts will be given prefere...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to Calgary Area, Alberta Arts Nonprofits for Internship Positions for Arts Graduates

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of $15,000 to Calgary Area, Alberta nonprofit arts organizations to hire arts graduates for internship positions. Applicants must contact program staff to obtain access to the application. The purpose of this program is to provide graduates with career development opportunities in the arts sector. The first step...

GrantWatch ID#: 182992

Grants to Alberta Arts Nonprofits for Capacity Building and Strategic Planning Initiatives in...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta arts nonprofits that serve residents of Calgary and the surrounding areas for organizational and strategic support. Applicants must contact program staff to obtain access to the application. Funding is also available for new programming initiatives that advance the organization’s presen...

GrantWatch ID#: 182993

Grants to Alberta Arts Nonprofits to Test Small-Scale Seed Projects and Initiatives in the C...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants of up to $5,000 to Alberta arts nonprofits in Calgary and surrounding areas for new, small-scale experiments and tests to address a challenge facing the organization. Applicants must contact program staff to obtain access to the application. Funding is intended to carry the potential for transformational impact and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182994

Grants to Alberta Arts Nonprofits in the Calgary Area to Expand a Previously Established Pro...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to Alberta arts nonprofits that serve residents of Calgary and the surrounding areas to support the expansion of an idea, including scaling up of the work accomplished in the experimentation phase and further prototyping. Applicants must contact program staff to obtain access to the application. Building off of s...

GrantWatch ID#: 182995

Grants to Canada Individual Artists and Groups for Career Development in any Artistic Discip...

Deadline 02/06/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada artists, curators, and artistic groups and collectives to take advantage of career-enhancing opportunities. Applicants must register in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible activities contribute to the professional development and career advancement of...

GrantWatch ID#: 177872

Grants to Canada Arts Professionals for Career Development Opportunities

Deadline 02/06/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada arts professionals to support career development activities. Applicants must create a profile in the online application portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Funding will support activities that advance the careers of Canadian arts professionals working in any artistic discipline. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177878

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for International Travel

Deadline 02/06/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, artistic collectives and groups, artistic organizations, and cultural connectors and sector buildings for arts-associated travel abroad. Applicants must be registered in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. The Travel comp...

GrantWatch ID#: 177920

Grants to Nova Scotia Professional Arts Nonprofits for the Production of Ongoing Arts and Cu...

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants starting at $10,000 to Nova Scotia nonprofit professional arts organizations for the creation, production, and presentation of works by professional artists and to support ongoing cultural and arts programs. Applicants must schedule a meeting with the Program Officer in advance of the application deadline. Funding i...

GrantWatch ID#: 165420

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Mexico Scholars for Research Related to Cartoons and Caricat...

Deadline 02/15/19

Fellowships providing a stipend of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and Mexico masters students, doctoral candidates, and postgraduate scholars to support ongoing research or writing in the field of cartoon or caricature art. Applicants must be engaged in dissertation or thesis research, or postgraduate research within three y...

GrantWatch ID#: 177326
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Grants to Canada IHEs for Collaborative Humanities and Social Sciences Research

Deadline 02/15/19

Grants to Canada higher education institutions for long-term, collaborative research projects in the humanities and social sciences. Institutions may need to confirm eligibility at least five business days prior to the deadline. Funding is intended to support large teams working in formal collaboration between postsecondar...

GrantWatch ID#: 178796
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Innovative Use of T...

Deadline 02/21/19

Grants of up to $50,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and collectives for experimental art projects that explore ideas in technology and culture. Funding is intended to provide artists with financial support for new projects as well as in-kind contributions from the Los Angeles Co...

GrantWatch ID#: 178320

Wage Subsidies to Canada Agencies, Indigenous Communities, and Sector Organizations that Emp...

Deadline 02/22/19

Wage subsidies of up to $5,712 per youth to Canada nonprofits, municipalities, Indigenous communities, and other organizations that offer green jobs to local youth. Funding is intended to include high school and post-high school youth in a variety of settings, including rural, remote, urban, and Indigenous communities. Eff...

GrantWatch ID#: 184125

Grants to Niagara, Ontario Charities to Build and Strengthen Local Communities

Deadline 02/25/19

Grants to Niagara, Ontario charities for projects that will address identified community challenges and help to improve the quality of life in the Niagara region. Prior to applying, applicants must have a grant consultation with the Foundation. The Community Grants Program focuses on finding ways to help individuals, fa...

GrantWatch ID#: 158825
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Opportunity for Calgary Area, Alberta Charities to Win Prizes for Community Development Proj...

Deadline 02/26/19

Opportunity for Calgary area, Alberta registered charities to win prizes ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 for resident-led community development projects. Applicants must contact program staff prior to beginning the application process. Eligible areas include: Calgary, Banff National Park, Canmore, Rocky View County, and the...

GrantWatch ID#: 164758

Grants to Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Organizations for Travel to Support Artist...

Deadline 02/27/19

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, and arts organizations to support travel costs for presentations, collaborative works, exhibitions, networking, and expanding market opportunities for artists. Applicants must register at least 30 days before submitting an application. Funding may...

GrantWatch ID#: 177881
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Exhibit Historical American Art

Deadline 05/15/19 LOI Date: 03/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for arts exhibitions that increase the appreciation and understanding of historical American art (circa 1500–1980). Letters of inquiry are due August 1, 2018. Particular interest is given to exhibitions that will travel outside the United States or Chicago,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170093
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Commission Contemporary Music Comp...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International performing organizations for the commission of chamber and symphonic music compositions. This program is primarily intended for chamber groups and orchestras demonstrating a record of excellence in the presentation of contemporary music. The commissioned works will be performed ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178361
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Playwrights to Write, Develop, and Produce New Work...

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International playwrights to develop and produce new plays about technology, science, and math. Funding is also available to commission not-yet-written works. This grant supports the productions of emerging, mid-level and established writers. In 2000, Manhattan Theatre Club began a partnershi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178395
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Grants to New Brunswick Individual Artists for Residencies to Carry Out Creative Work

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $10,000 to New Brunswick professional artists for participation in residencies related to their creative endeavor. Funding is intended to support local or nonlocal short-term residencies of three months or less that will allow artists to pursue specific projects. Eligible arts disciplines include, but are n...

GrantWatch ID#: 178602
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Grants to New Brunswick Arts Professionals for Career-Advancing Studies and Mentorships

Deadline 03/01/19

Grants of up to $1,000 and grants of up to $2,500 to New Brunswick professional artists for study programs and mentorships that foster career development. Funding is intended to support short-term studies and mentoring with private instructors, part-time and full-time post-secondary programs, and full-time programs at art ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180798

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars and Artists for Research on the Early...

Deadline 03/01/19

Fellowships of $2,500 per month to USA, Canada, and International scholars, artists, performers, archivists, playwrights, curators, filmmakers, and librarians for research utilizing a collection of art, manuscripts, and rare books from the early modern period. Funding is intended to support research that advances new schol...

GrantWatch ID#: 182256
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 03/10/19

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

Grants to Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors

Deadline 03/10/19

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $30,000 to Canada creative writing magazine and literary book publishers for projects that promote works by Canadian authors. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to speak with a program officer before submitt...

GrantWatch ID#: 177880

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Community-Based Chamber Music Lea...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International organizations for community-based chamber music instruction programs. Priority will be given to programs that promote diversity and improve access to music in underserved communities. Particular interest is given to programs serving students ages 18 and...

GrantWatch ID#: 144087

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote the Scholarly Analysis of Ame...

Deadline 06/17/19 LOI Date: 03/15/19

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for projects that encourage international scholarship related to American art topics. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funds will also support scholarly projects with focused theses that further research o...

GrantWatch ID#: 166917
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Grants to Whitehorse, Yukon Local Organizations and Groups to Develop Recreational and Cultu...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants to Whitehorse, Yukon community organizations, groups, and local associations to support recreation programs, projects, and facilities, and arts and cultural facilities. Funding is intended to develop and improve recreation opportunities for local citizens. Under the Recreation Grant Policy, the City of Whitehors...

GrantWatch ID#: 178092

Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 03/15/19

Grants ranging from $7,000 to $25,000 to Canada researchers affiliated with qualifying postsecondary institutions for collaborative social sciences and humanities research. This program provides short-term support for partnered research endeavors that will inform decision making at a single partner organization from the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338
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Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Even...

Deadline 03/21/19

Grants to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nations artists, arts professionals, groups, nonprofits, and for-profit organizations for artistic projects and activities across a broad range of disciplines. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. Activities must be led by eligible First Nation...

GrantWatch ID#: 177876
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Grants to Estevan, Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Local Sport, Culture, and Recreation Programs

Deadline 03/29/19

Grants to Estevan, Saskatchewan nonprofit community organizations to provide local residents with sports, recreation, and cultural programming. Funding is intended to help local organizations improve, expand, and maintain opportunities for residents of all ages. The Saskatchewan Lotteries Community Grant Program is gui...

GrantWatch ID#: 159030