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Canada Literacy Grants:  38 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Canada.

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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Literacy Councils for Outstanding Community Engagem...

Deadline 04/15/18 LOI Date: 12/15/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International literacy councils for outstanding achievement in the areas of community engagement, teacher empowerment, and public awareness. An Intent to Participate is due December 15, 2017. The awards are intended to promote education and fight illiteracy in local communities. One award wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 157055

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits for the Outstanding Care of Historic Collections and Sit...

Deadline 12/15/17

Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit museums, libraries, and other organizations to recognize outstanding commitment to the care of collections and historic sites or structures. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collections care within a context of a broader mission, which may include research, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161163

Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustrating Children'...

Deadline 12/15/17

Awards with an honorarium of $1,000 to a USA author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in the creation of children’s books. Nominations are invited on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portray the universal qualities of childhood, a strong and supportive family, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058

Grants to Calgary Area, Alberta Donees to Support Grassroots Initiatives that Strengthen Neig...

Deadline 12/15/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to Calgary Area, Alberta qualified donees to support local initiatives that foster a sense of belonging in the community. Applicants should discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. The Calgary area includes: Calgary, Canmore, Banff, Exshaw, Rocky View County, and the Municipal Distric...

GrantWatch ID#: 164757

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and Australia Educators in K-12 Public and Privat...

Deadline 12/15/17

Grants in the form of cash awards of up to $60,000 and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and Australia educators in K-12 public and private schools, including classroom teachers, special teachers (e.g., art teachers, music teachers), technology specialists, administrators, PTAs, and librarians/media specialists. Thirteen p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177784

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

Deadline 12/15/17

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
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Grants to Glenboro Area, Manitoba Organizations for Education, Social Services, Health, and ...

Deadline 12/31/17

Grants to Glenboro Area, Manitoba organizations for activities that benefit local residents of all ages. Funding is specifically intended to be used in the areas of education, health, recreation, culture, agriculture, religion, youth, social services, and seniors' programs.

GrantWatch ID#: 145764
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Extraordinary Contributions to Refer...

Deadline 01/05/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to reference librarianship. Eligible contributions may involve a constructive and imaginative program in a library; inspirational and creative teaching; authoring significant articles or books in the reference field; active...

GrantWatch ID#: 176026

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual, Group, or Organization for Reviewing Bo...

Deadline 01/05/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual, editor, group, organization, or review medium for extraordinary work in reviewing books or other media for libraries. Winners of this award will receive a citation. Nominees will be selected based on at least one, and preferably more than one, of the following criter...

GrantWatch ID#: 176027
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian for Outstanding Contributions to Adult Se...

Deadline 01/05/18

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian for extraordinary contributions to adult services at the library. Contributions will be evaluated based on factors such as demonstrated leadership, publications, the measurable effectiveness of programs, influence on others, and creative and innovative concepts....

GrantWatch ID#: 176050
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 01/10/18

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
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/12/18

Award to recognize a USA, Canada, or International individual Jewish leader under the age of 50 who has made a significant, tangible, and positive global impact. Individuals may be nominated for achievements in any field, including the environment, genetics, medical education, public education, humanitarian relief, human r...

GrantWatch ID#: 177586
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Enhance the Quality of Life for Individuals With Spin...

Deadline 04/27/18 LOI Date: 01/12/18

Grants starting at $25,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to enhance the quality of life for individuals and families affected by spinal cord injury. LOIs are due January 12. Focus areas include employment, assistive technology, education, rehabilitation, arts, independent living, sports, and recreation. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 178077
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian for Contributions to Information Literacy...

Deadline 01/15/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize outstanding contributions to the support, advancement, and development of information instruction and literacy. Nominations will be considered and awards issued based on any of the following factors: -Contributions to library literature on topics related t...

GrantWatch ID#: 166583
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Grants to Alberta Community-Serving Nonprofits for Operations and Capacity Building

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations to enhance and strengthen communities throughout the province. The purpose of this program is to empower community organizations and local citizens to respond to local needs. Funding may be used for activities that enhance an organization’s ability to operate and...

GrantWatch ID#: 173807
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Schools in Eligible Regions for Educa...

Deadline 01/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits and public schools for arts and culture, environment, education, and civic engagement in regions where the Funding Source does business. In the USA, eligible communities can be found in Arizona, California, Idaho, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, New York, Oregon, Texas,...

GrantWatch ID#: 178218
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Residencies at a New Mexico Campus

Deadline 01/18/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International visual artists, literary artists, and music composers to participate in the Foundation's residency program. Artists will receive fully-furnished, rent-free, and utility-paid housing on the Foundation's campus in New Mexico, with the goal of providing artists with a peaceful setting...

GrantWatch ID#: 176635
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Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literar...

Deadline 01/20/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada theater companies, publishers, and other arts companies, groups, organizations, and collectives to translate literary and dramatic works into languages that are accessible to Canadian audiences. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884
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Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in the Kivalliq Region for Activities that Promote ...

Deadline 01/30/18

Grants to Nunavut community groups and individuals for projects or programs in the Kivalliq region that promote Inuit traditional activities, skills, and language. The funding source works with and receives direction from Inuit elders and youth of the Kivalliq in efforts to preserve Inuit heritage, culture, and language.

GrantWatch ID#: 178718
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Award to a USA or Canada Library Organization in Recognition of a Strong Staff Development P...

Deadline 02/01/18

Award of $3,500 to a USA or Canada library that demonstrates the greatest merit for a program of staff development designed to further the goals and objectives of the library organization. For the purposes of these grants, a library organization is defined as any of the following: - Individual library; - Library syste...

GrantWatch ID#: 160079
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian for Exhibiting Outstanding Character in t...

Deadline 02/01/18

Award of $10,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize someone who has exhibited extraordinary character in the face of a difficult situation. Nominees should demonstrate that they have dealt with these situations with integrity and with their dignity still intact. In addition to the cash prize, the awa...

GrantWatch ID#: 166587
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Residencies to New Brunswick Artists for Career Development Opportunities in Quebec

Deadline 02/01/18

Residences of up to $10,000 to New Brunswick professional artists for residencies of one to three months to Quebec for creation-based projects in professional development. Artists may have complete autonomy and define their own parameters and conditions in collaboration with an arts or community organization in the territo...

GrantWatch ID#: 178769
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Residencies to New Brunswick Artists for Career Development Opportunities in Manitoba

Deadline 02/01/18

Residences of up to $10,000 to New Brunswick professional artists for residencies of one to three months in Manitoba for creation-based projects in professional development. Artists may have complete autonomy and define their own parameters and conditions in collaboration with an arts or community organization in the terri...

GrantWatch ID#: 178770
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Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Literary Arts Projects

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Alberta individual artists, artists ensembles, and arts administrators for literary arts activities. First-time applicants must request an online registration at least five business days prior to the deadline. Applicants may request funding for activities such as marketing, research, art producti...

GrantWatch ID#: 180306
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International PhD Students for Research Related to Jewish His...

Deadline 02/02/18

Fellowships of $22,500 to USA, Canada, and International doctoral candidates to engage in research related to Jewish history, heritage, and culture at the funding source's resource center in New York City. This ten-month fellowship program provides doctoral candidates with the opportunity to utilize the collections of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 165183

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

Deadline 03/15/18

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 contact program staff prior to applying. Grantees must support the pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177880

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

Grants to Alberta Nonprofits, Churches, Libraries, and IHEs for Specific Arts Projects

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Alberta nonprofit organizations, churches, library boards, Indian Bands, Metis settlements, and postsecondary institutions for specific projects in the arts. New applicants must request registration for online grants system at least five days prior to the deadline. This funding stream also offers...

GrantWatch ID#: 172042

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
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Public Agencies for Scie...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, public schools, public libraries, and colleges and universities. The funding source makes grants in two primary areas: (1) to advance science education, and (2) to invest in strengthening communities w...

GrantWatch ID#: 159494

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Cities for Community Services, Financial Lit...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofits, educational institutions, and cultural organizations in eligible cities for community and social services, culture and history, financial literacy, and education. Applications are accepted from metropolitan areas around the funding source's employee sites, including Albuquerque, NM, Bos...

GrantWatch ID#: 162291

Grants to Canada Nonprofits and First Nations Governments for Environment, Social Justice, a...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada nonprofits, labor unions, indigenous organizations, and First Nation governments for programs that have measurable results in the areas of environmental sustainability, co-operative principles and practices, and social justice and financial inclusion. More details on the program areas a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162388
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Grants to British Columbia Charitable Organizations to Promote and Support the Well-Being of...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to British Columbia charitable organizations for projects that benefit deaf residents. Funding is intended to promote and support the well-being of the Deaf, to enhance the cultural, social, and educational activities of the Deaf, and to preserve and to promote Deaf heritage, culture, and language. The Deaf Found...

GrantWatch ID#: 166299

Grants to Quebec Nonprofits for Programs to Foster Financial Self-Sufficiency

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to Quebec nonprofits for financial literacy and home economics programs. Funding is intended to help Quebec residents attain self-sufficiency and develop resilience to daily financial challenges. This program addresses topics reflecting the various aspects of financial life, like health and money, which also includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 167088
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In-Kind Grants of Computer Equipment to British Columbia Schools, Libraries, and Educational ...

Deadline Ongoing

In-kind donations of surplus computers to British Columbia schools, First Nations organizations, libraries, and nonprofit learning organizations in order to increase student access to technology and give them increased opportunities for skill development. Funding is intended to give youth the opportunity to develop the nec...

GrantWatch ID#: 167431

Raise Money on UHelp.com for Nonprofits, Small Businesses, Start-ups, Inventions, and Disaster...

Deadline Ongoing

UHelp is used to raise money while applying for grants. The 30-day crowdfunding strategy will empower you to utilize your "crowd", social media and email contacts to ask for contributions, and to ask contributors to forward your campaign to their "crowd". https://www.UHelp.com/ How It Works: You can raise m...

GrantWatch ID#: 173609

Grants to Quebec Professional Writers and Storytellers for the Creation of Public Literary P...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants of up to $25,000 to Quebec professional writers, storytellers, and spoken word artists working in the literary realm to help support the creation of public performances and presentations. Artists should either be in the middle of their careers, or in the developing stages of their careers. Performances may be in the...

GrantWatch ID#: 178383

Grants to Canada Published Writers Currently Working on Book-Length Projects to Cover Crisis-...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to published Canada writers for financial assistance to cover expenses associated with an emergency situation. Funding is intended to provide professional writers with monetary relief and thereby enable them to complete a current book-length project in fiction, creative non-fiction, po...

GrantWatch ID#: 181768

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