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222 Arts and Culture Grants for Iowa

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Grants to USA Writers to Write Nonfiction Humanities Books for a General Audience

Deadline 12/16/20

Grants of up to $60,000 to USA writers to write nonfiction books that foster engagement with the humanities. Applicants are advised that required registration may take at least two weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support well-researched books in any area of t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes to Preserve Audio and Video Media

Deadline 01/29/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and Territories nonprofit cultural, academic, and research institutions, government agencies, and Indian Tribes to preserve significant audio and video media. Funding is intended to support the digital reformatting of media that is fragil...

GrantWatch ID#: 187337

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Projects that Promote Understanding o...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a range of projects that foster understanding of Japan throughout the world. Eligible proposal categories include programs that promote Japanese culture, seminars, research, symposia, and programs to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164781

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote and Advance American Indian Culture and Self-Sufficiency

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding will be provided for programs that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, facilitating American Indian education (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Organizations for Activities that Create Positive Global Change

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA organizations for efforts to create positive change in the world. Activities should align with one or more of the following categories: arts, education, environment, community, healthcare, and peace. The Foundation strives to make a critical difference i...

GrantWatch ID#: 176816

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, Libraries, and Churches for Programs to Benefi...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations, agencies, schools, libraries, and churches for programs to benefit local residents in eligible locations. Focus areas include education, health, environment and animals, human services, arts, culture and heritage, and societal be...

GrantWatch ID#: 176927

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Museums to Preserve Artwork

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit museums for artwork preservation projects. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to applying. The purpose of the program is for the conservation of culturally and historically significant works of art that are da...

GrantWatch ID#: 181033

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theaters to Support the Performing Arts

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA nonprofit theaters to support performing arts. Funding is intended to promote and invest in existing theaters around the country that have an established track record, demonstrated financial responsibility, and have invested effort to enhance the state of...

GrantWatch ID#: 187280

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Entertainment Industry Workers for Support During th...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International entertainment industry workers for support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to help offset financial losses incurred due to the cancellation or postponement of concerts, tours, and festivals o...

GrantWatch ID#: 189238

Grants to USA Native American Organizations and Oregon Charitable Organizations and Agencies...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to USA Native American organizations and Oregon local governments and charitable organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit Native American communities. Funding is provided for programs in the areas of alcohol and drug treatment, cultural activ...

GrantWatch ID#: 145701

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Humanities Research in New York C...

Deadline 12/01/20

Fellowships of $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars to conduct original humanities research in New York City. This program is open to individuals working in a broad range of social science and humanities fields. Eligible applicants are scholars who have c...

GrantWatch ID#: 158298

Awards to USA College English Teachers in Recognition of Outstanding Language Learning Progr...

Deadline 12/01/20

Awards of $500 to USA English teachers at two-year colleges to recognize and promote educational programs that improve language learning for students of diverse backgrounds and interests. The award program honors teachers for outstanding initiatives that help students ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160628

Award to a USA Teacher for Exceptional Contributions to American History Education

Deadline 12/01/20

Award to a USA precollegiate teacher to recognize outstanding contributions to American history education. Nominees for this award have undertaken activities to advance the intellectual development of other teachers or students. Successful candidates will demonstrate e...

GrantWatch ID#: 161714

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Institutions to Advance and Promote Foreign Studies

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions to foster increased foreign studies. Funding is intended to support innovative or existing programs and to support programs at small institutions and institutions without an existing program. Progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162188

Matching Grants to USA Nonprofits and Institutions to Support the Expansion of Japanese Studi...

Deadline 12/01/20

Matching grants to USA nonprofit organizations and institutions for programs that promote the expansion and growth of Japanese studies throughout the country. Applications may be for a single institution, or a collaboration or consortia. The Foundation will give strong...

GrantWatch ID#: 162189

Award to a USA or Canada Organization, Business, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pr...

Deadline 12/01/20

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada organization, business, group, or individual in recognition of an exceptional project that contributed to the public’s understanding and appreciation of history. Consideration will be given to activities such as media projects, exhi...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017

Grants to USA Scholars and Doctoral Graduates for Costs Associated with Research and Fieldwo...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars and doctoral graduates for expenses related to non-commercial research in any area of knowledge. Funding is intended to support laboratory research expenses, fieldwork costs, travel to archives and libraries, and the purchase of m...

GrantWatch ID#: 163655

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Art Institutions and Museums for Japanese Art Shows...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International art institutions and museums to exhibit Japanese works of art to overseas audiences. The purpose of the program is to deepen the knowledge and appreciation of Japanese art and culture among audiences outside of Japan. Funding is...

GrantWatch ID#: 164763

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Public Schools, and Colleges ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools and colleges for projects and programs that foster the growth of bluegrass music. Funding is intended for cultural, educational, organizational dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 176895

Prizes to USA PreK-12 Schools for Creative Repurposing of Milk and Juice Cartons in School G...

Deadline 12/01/20

Prizes to USA PreK-12 schools for imaginative use of repurposed juice and milk cartons in creating or enhancing a school garden. Some of the prizes will be awarded specifically in the categories of creative arts, health and nutrition, STEM, and environmental stewardshi...

GrantWatch ID#: 178027

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, Agencies and Schools in Eligible Regions for Programs to Benefit t...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and schools in eligible regions to respond to community needs. Applicants must call to discuss their proposals before submitting an application. Funding is available for new and existing programs, equipment p...

GrantWatch ID#: 179084

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Doctoral Students and Scholars for Research Re...

Deadline 12/01/20

Fellowships of up to $25,000 and fellowships of $55,000 to USA, Canada, and International graduate students and postgraduate scholars for research related to the history of technology and science in East Asia. Funding is intended to promote studies conducted by doctora...

GrantWatch ID#: 184573

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Teachers to Enhance STEAM Learning

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school teachers to enhance classroom excellence, innovation, and activities related to STEAM fields. Funding is intended for materials, supplies, field trips, and resources to enhance the delivery of STEAM courses...

GrantWatch ID#: 185180

Grants to USA Nonprofit Visual Arts Organizations for General Operations

Deadline 03/01/21 LOI Date: 12/01/20

Grants of up to $20,000 per year to USA small nonprofit arts organizations to support general operations. Applicants must submit a Letter of Inquiry prior to applying. Funding is intended for a wide range of activities, initiatives, and programs that promote the arts a...

GrantWatch ID#: 185411

Fellowships to USA Scholars to Conduct Social Science Research in Japan

Deadline 12/01/20

Fellowships to USA scholars to conduct research projects in Japan. Eligible areas of study include social sciences, humanities, and comparative research. Eligible participants are doctoral students and individuals who hold a Ph.D. or equivalent professional experience.

GrantWatch ID#: 187132

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Women Filmmakers of Color for Debut Short Documentary and ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants and in-kind support to USA women filmmakers of color for debut short documentary and narrative films. In addition to the grant, applicants will also receive a mentorship program. Applicants must identify as female or non-binary and as a member of the BIPOC commu...

GrantWatch ID#: 187773

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Governments, and IHEs for the Translation and Pre...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. The program encourages applications for long-term and short-term editorial projects, as well as projects that are at a plan...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Municipalities, IHEs, and Tribal Governments for Joint Research Pr...

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, municipalities, IHEs, and tribal governments to support coordinated exploration on humanities-related topics. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to produce bo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151112

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support the Performing Arts

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit arts organizations for operating support. Organizations with small budgets are required to contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. Funding is intended to support and expand the performing arts, with a particular focus on theat...

GrantWatch ID#: 173292

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve Significant Humanities Resources

Deadline 01/14/21 Conference Date: 12/02/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, Tribes, and government agencies to enhance the care and conservation of noteworthy humanities collections. Funding is intended to help institutions focused on the humanities such as museums, libraries, histo...

GrantWatch ID#: 181003

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theater Companies for Performances and Educational Activities for Yo...

Deadline 02/10/21 LOI Date: 12/03/20

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit theater companies for performances and educational activities for high school and middle school students. Applicants must submit an intent to apply prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to support professional produc...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theaters and Organizations for Educational Programs for Juvenile Off...

Deadline 02/10/21 LOI Date: 12/03/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and theater companies to provide Shakespeare and theater education programs to juvenile offenders. Applicants must submit an intent to apply prior to submitting an application. Applicants are advised that required ...

GrantWatch ID#: 187243

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Preserve Materials and Collections

Deadline 01/14/21 Conference Date: 12/03/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, tribes, and IHEs for preservation projects to protect significant materials and collections. Applicants are advised that the required pre-application registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 151066

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribal Governments to Promote Justice and Liberation

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and tribal governments to support activities that promote justice and liberation. Applicants seeking multi-year grants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended for organizations that are actively responding...

GrantWatch ID#: 163181

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

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/04/20

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 scholar...

GrantWatch ID#: 166917

Competition for USA, Canada, and International Museum Label Writers and Editors

Deadline 12/07/20

Competition for USA, Canada, and International museum exhibition label writers and editors for outstanding label writing. The purpose of the program is to display examples of excellent label writing, highlight best practices, and to inspire and teach museum professiona...

GrantWatch ID#: 161382

Grants to USA Agencies, Tribal Governments, Educational Institutions, and Nonprofits to Pres...

Deadline 02/12/21 Conference Date: 12/08/20

Grants to USA agencies, tribal governments, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations to plan, interpret, and protect the locations of historic American battles. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 148843

Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 12/10/20

Grants of $5,000 to USA individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Practicing artists must be able to demonst...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for original and innovative projects that advance education in the area of the arts. Funding is intended to support exhibition, academic, conservation, or convening support. The Foundation is seeking proposals that will provide pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201

Indemnity Coverage to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Protect Art and Artifacts on Exhibit

Deadline 12/14/20

Indemnity coverage to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for exhibitions being held within the United States. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to submitting an application. Participation in the program is inten...

GrantWatch ID#: 152663
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Grants to USA Artists for Creative Activities, Community Projects, and Artwork

Deadline 12/14/20

Grants to USA and Territories artists for creative activities in a wide variety of arts genres and disciplines. Funding is intended to assist with project related expenses and activities that support the creative process, including studio time, performance and rehearsa...

GrantWatch ID#: 188407

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Collaborative K-12 Education Programs

Deadline 01/31/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding Between the Two Nations

Deadline 01/31/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for programs and exchanges related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects that not only raise awareness of Japan in the US and/or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Programs that Address Bilateral Policy

Deadline 01/31/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to respond to policy-focused needs as identified by practitione...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Exceptional Care of Historic Collections and Sites

Deadline 12/15/20

Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to recognize exceptional commitment to the care of historic sites, structures, and collections. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collections preservation through research, interpretation, e...

GrantWatch ID#: 161163
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Foster the Study and Appreciation of Historical American Art

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions to foster the study and appreciation of historical American art. Funding is intended to support programs and activities that involve presentations of new studies on American art, the preservation and restoration of American art mast...

GrantWatch ID#: 171512
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Grants to USA Emerging Artists and Organizations for Projects Related to Video and Film

Deadline 12/30/20 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA artists and organizations addressing social issues through video and film. A written request for an application is required. The Foundation focuses on new and emerging artists whose creative works seek to change and improve lives but might...

GrantWatch ID#: 176052

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Professional Activities to Preserve Art

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional activities to preserve art. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for programs that support the professional practice of art conservation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179284

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote an Appreciation for European Architecture and Art of the ...

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects that will foster increased interest in art and architecture. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to the full application. Funding is intended to provide support for projects that promote a specific scholar...

GrantWatch ID#: 179285

Grants to USA Scholars for Historical Research on Venetian History and Culture

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA scholars of the humanities and social sciences to conduct historical research on the former Venetian Empire, Venice, and contemporary Venetian culture and society. Funding is intended for travel to and residence in Venice and the former V...

GrantWatch ID#: 182541