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228 Arts and Culture Grants for Iowa

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Fellowships to USA Scholars to Pursue Humanities Research Projects that Require Digital Publ...

Deadline 04/28/21

Fellowships of up to $60,000 to USA scholars for research projects that address issues related to the humanities. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended for projects that require publication in digita...

GrantWatch ID#: 185380

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes for Arts Activities in Underserved Commu...

Deadline 05/04/21 LOI Date: 04/22/21

Grants of $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, agencies, IHEs, and tribal entities to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underrepresented communities. Applicants are advised that required registrations and the first part of the application must be c...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Build Organizational Capacity

Deadline 05/18/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribes to build organizational capacity to offer humanities programming. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. Grant funds may be used fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 151055

Grants to Iowa Arts and Cultural Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Support General Operati...

Deadline 05/17/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to Iowa nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible locations to support general operations. Funding is intended for applicants providing public arts, cultural heritage, and arts education programming for the local community. Eligible ...

GrantWatch ID#: 141651

Grants to USA Nonfiction Writers to Complete Works in Progress

Deadline 04/26/21

Grants of $40,000 to USA nonfiction writers to complete works already in progress. Topics include, but are not limited to philosophy, graphic nonfiction, memoir, biography, history, food or travel writing, the sciences, personal essays, criticism, and cultural or polit...

GrantWatch ID#: 195186

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Provide Career Development Opportunities for ...

Deadline 05/18/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and Native American tribal governments for professional development to support the preservation of humanities resources. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to com...

GrantWatch ID#: 181002

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies in Eligible Locations for Programs that Benefit Local ...

Deadline 04/16/21

Grants of up to $12,000 to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies in eligible locations for programs that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for Coronavirus (COVID-19) relief and for activities within the focus areas of arts and culture, humanit...

GrantWatch ID#: 180577

Grants to Iowa Arts and Cultural Nonprofits and Agencies for Operating and Program Support

Deadline 05/03/21 Conference Date: 04/20/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit arts, cultural, and humanities organizations and agencies for operating and programming support. Priority is given to organizations that serve or are led by under-resourced communities and groups. The purpose of the grant program is to provide ...

GrantWatch ID#: 194648
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Tribes to Provide Financial Assistance to Humanities Organizati...

Deadline 05/13/21 Conference Date: 04/20/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofits and Native American entities to administer financial assistance programs for humanities organizations and professionals that have been negatively impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Required registrations may take up ...

GrantWatch ID#: 195448

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Support Artwork by Under-Recognized V...

Deadline 06/18/21 LOI Date: 04/23/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for the creation of artwork by under-recognized visual artists. Interested applicants are required to submit a letter of inquiry prior to the full proposal. Funding is intended to support...

GrantWatch ID#: 180967

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit, Consortium, or IHE to Plan and Administer a Fellow...

Deadline 04/23/21

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization, a consortium of organizations, or an institution of higher education to plan and administer a fellowship for young community leaders in Africa. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several we...

GrantWatch ID#: 194753
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Grant and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Unique Film Proje...

Deadline 04/29/21

Grants and in-kind support services to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers to support unique small budget film projects that contribute to society. Funding is intended to support a film that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible p...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903

Grants to USA Colleges and Universities to Support International Teaching Residencies

Deadline 10/15/21 Conference Date: 04/29/21

Grants to USA colleges and universities to host international scholars through residency programs. Resident scholars will primarily teach undergraduate classes in their discipline of expertise. Funding is intended to bring international representatives to enhance the c...

GrantWatch ID#: 137086

Grants to Iowa Artists to Pursue Career Development Projects

Deadline 05/03/21 Conference Date: 04/29/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Iowa musicians, writers, filmmakers, and artists for career development projects. Priority is given to applications from individuals from communities that have received less support due to race, geography, income, social status, disability, or...

GrantWatch ID#: 194649
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Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to recognize USA K-12 American history teachers for excellence in educating students. One nominee from each state will receive the monetary prize, a certificate of recognition, an archive of resources to be presented in their n...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Museums for Outstanding Exhibitions

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International museums to acknowledge outstanding exhibitions. Eligible exhibits must be open for less than two years and should be educational and interesting. Nominations will be accepted for public exhibits that focus on the...

GrantWatch ID#: 161386

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Educational, Scientific, Cultural, and Charitable Programs

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for a broad range of charitable initiatives, as well as projects that advance education, culture, and science. Applicants must submit an application 4 to 6 weeks in advance of the deadline. Examples of previously supported organiza...

GrantWatch ID#: 179340

Grants to Iowa Agencies and Nonprofits for Programs and Projects that Benefit the Community

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants to Iowa government entities and nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that enhance the quality of life for residents in eligible areas. Grant funds may be used to support programs or capital projects. Focus areas include environment, health and human...

GrantWatch ID#: 179909
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Grants to USA Visual Artists for Artistic Development Activities

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA individual artists who are under-recognized in the field of visual arts. Applications will be evaluated according to the artistic quality of the applicant’s work and the potential to foster aesthetic inquiry. Grant funds may be used to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180968
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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Students to Recognize Outstanding Writing

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards of $200 to USA, Canada, and International high school students to recognize outstanding writing. Eligible writing pieces may be in the genres of creative non-fiction, fiction, and poetry. The purpose of this program is to nurture the writing community, to connec...

GrantWatch ID#: 181066
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Grants to USA Tribal Governments and Nonprofits, and California Nonprofits and Schools for C...

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants to USA Tribal governments and Tribal nonprofits, and grants to California nonprofits, IHEs, schools, and school districts to improve the quality of life and address community needs in eligible regions. Program areas include health, education, basic needs, commun...

GrantWatch ID#: 184293
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Institutions for the Exhibition of American and Native American Art

Deadline 06/25/21 LOI Date: 04/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions to promote American art through public displays. A letter of inquiry is required prior to the submission of an application. Funding is intended to support the study and understanding of art of the United States from any era, includi...

GrantWatch ID#: 185442
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Grants to USA Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of $5,000 to USA and territories 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. Dire financial emergencies...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958
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Awards to USA Artists of Korean Descent to Acknowledge Outstanding Work

Deadline 04/30/21

Awards to USA artists of Korean descent to acknowledge outstanding work. Monetary prizes will be awarded to young emerging modern artists. In addition, artists will receive the opportunity to participate in a mentoring program and to present their work at a group exhib...

GrantWatch ID#: 194698

Grants to USA Writers for Projects Related to Modern Art and Artists of Korean Descent

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants of $2,000 to USA writers for projects about modern art and specifically about artists of Korean descent. Funding is intended to support the publication of new writings by allowing established and emerging writers to research, write, and travel on their own time....

GrantWatch ID#: 194699

Grants to Iowa Artists in Eligible Areas to Create Arts Projects that Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/30/21

Grants to Iowa artists in eligible locations for the creation of arts projects that will benefit local residents. Funding is intended to promote a vibrant and fun atmosphere in the community. Projects must have a public component. Eligible applicants must be residents ...

GrantWatch ID#: 195093

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals to Preserve Movies Created by or Involving Women

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and individuals to preserve or restore American films. Funding is intended for films that include women as prominent participants in the production process. Eligible films are those showing educational, historic, a...

GrantWatch ID#: 164378

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Collaborative Projects in the Fields of Arts and Culture and th...

Deadline 08/01/21 LOI Date: 05/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for collaborative projects in the fields of arts and culture and the environment. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full proposal. The purpose of funding is to encourage communication and cooperation between the A...

GrantWatch ID#: 180489
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Grants to USA and Canada Teachers, Librarians, Museums, Theaters, Organizations, and Societi...

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants of up to $750 to USA and Canada teachers, librarians, children's museums and theaters, eligible societies, organizations, and individuals involved with organizations for literary and educational projects. Funding is intended for curriculum development or to desi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181035
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs that Benefit Residents in Eligible Commu...

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for programs that benefit residents in eligible communities. Focus areas include health, education, human services, environment and animals, public and society benefit, arts, culture, and humanities. Eligib...

GrantWatch ID#: 183515

In-Kind Grants of Film Equipment and Project-Based Activities to USA Schools and Organizatio...

Deadline 05/01/21

In-kind grants of film equipment and project-based activities to USA schools and organizations serving youth in grades 8-12. The purpose of the program is to teach youth necessary skills for film production while exposing them to film industry career paths. This opport...

GrantWatch ID#: 195130

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Anthropology Research

Deadline 05/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals with a Ph.D. for anthropology research projects. Grant funds must be used for research expenses. Funding is intended to advance the field of anthropology and make a significant impact on anthropologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 195165

Grants to Iowa Agencies, Nonprofits, Businesses, and Individuals to Preserve and Develop Sta...

Deadline 05/03/21

Grants to Iowa agencies, nonprofits, tribal societies and governments, businesses, and individuals for preserving and developing state resources. Funding is intended for museums, documentary collections, and historic preservation. All projects must involve Iowa’s his...

GrantWatch ID#: 179854

Grants to Iowa Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Tribes, and Individuals for Historic Preser...

Deadline 05/03/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit and for-profit organizations, agencies, Tribes, and individuals for historical conservation projects. Funding is also intended to support educational and historical interpretation activities. The grant program supports the preservation and main...

GrantWatch ID#: 188149

Grants to USA Visual and Media Artists and Choreographers for Urgent Medical Needs

Deadline 05/03/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories visual and media artists and choreographers for urgent physical and mental health care needs. Funding is intended to prevent the delay of important medical treatment and to mitigate the financial impact of unexpected health...

GrantWatch ID#: 188553

Grants to USA Nonprofit Humanities Councils to Support General Organizational Operations

Deadline 05/03/21

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit humanities councils to support general organizational operations. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of funding is to increase support and access to humanities progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 189724

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Eligible Midwestern States for Performance and Visual Arts Proje...

Deadline 05/03/21

Grants of $2,500 to USA nonprofit organizations in eligible Midwestern states for performance and visual arts projects. Funding is intended for projects with professional artists who present at least two activities. Projects must reach underserved populations. Applican...

GrantWatch ID#: 194531
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Grants to USA Music Instructors for Professional Development, Education, and Enrichment Oppo...

Deadline 05/04/21

Grants of up to $750 to USA and territories music teachers for professional development activities. Funding is intended to support private and public studies and projects to help increase the applicant's teaching and performing skills. Eligible uses of funds include ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 141213
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Grants to USA Music-Related Nonprofits to Develop Fundraising Content

Deadline 05/04/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit music organizations to develop promotional materials such as brochures, websites, and marketing videos. Funding is intended to assist nonprofits in the development of grant application materials that may be required to secure add...

GrantWatch ID#: 141225

Grants to USA Artists for Artwork and Community Projects

Deadline 05/04/21

Grants to USA and territories artists for arts projects and arts-related community service projects. Funding is intended to support both established and emerging artists. Grant funds may be used for project-related expenses, supplies, exhibits, studio time, performance...

GrantWatch ID#: 188407

Awards to USA School Libraries to Recognize Exemplary Programming

Deadline 05/05/21

Awards of $5,000 to USA school libraries to recognize outstanding programming. Eligible recipients are libraries in K-8 private and public schools, and eligible focus areas of humanities programming include: arts and culture, languages, and social studies. The program ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094
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Fellowships to USA and Canada Young Adults to Travel to Israel and Develop Leadership Skills

Deadline 05/06/21

Fellowships of up to $32,000 to USA and Canada outstanding young adults to travel to Israel and develop their leadership skills. In Israel, Fellows will be given the opportunity to strengthen their skills and abilities, gain experience, and expand the networks needed f...

GrantWatch ID#: 165991
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Tourism in Eligible Regions

Deadline 05/10/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations and government agencies for public improvement projects and projects that promote tourism in eligible regions. Funding may be used for capital costs, operating costs, professional services, contract costs, and more. Eligible proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 148416
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 05/10/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; hospitals; skills training; educational programs; programming for youth, seniors, and people who are handicapped; environmental and wildlife prote...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639
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Grants to Iowa Nonprofits to Benefit Residents in Eligible Communities

Deadline 05/10/21

Grants to Iowa nonprofit organizations that operate in the funding source's service area to benefit local communities. Eligible programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: arts and culture, community development, health and human services, and youth an...

GrantWatch ID#: 180677
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Grants to USA Latinx Artists and Arts Nonprofits for COVID-19 Relief

Deadline 05/12/21

Grants of $2,500 and grants of $5,000 to USA arts organizations and individuals to offset the financial impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to provide urgent relief to Latinx arts organizations, artists, and cultural workers. A porti...

GrantWatch ID#: 194166
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Children and Young Adults

Deadline 05/14/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit children, youth, and young adults. Funding is intended to support projects and activities within the focus areas of environmental stewardship and the arts. Grants will assist organizations that have strong...

GrantWatch ID#: 143301

Grants to USA Native Tribes, Villages, Organizations, and Museums to Preserve Native America...

Deadline 05/14/21

Grants to USA Indian tribes, Native villages and organizations, and museums to preserve Native American burial remains. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for the expenses associated with the packa...

GrantWatch ID#: 164780
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Grants to USA and Territories Filmmakers for the Production of Short Movies About Pacific Is...

Deadline 05/14/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA and Territories filmmakers for the production of short movies. Funding is intended for stories addressing topics relevant to indigenous Pacific Islanders. FIlms should encourage social change and equity and may be narrative or non-fiction...

GrantWatch ID#: 188330
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Film Industry Professionals for Screenwriting ...

Deadline 05/14/21

Fellowships of $35,000 to USA, Canada, and International film industry professionals for screenwriting mentorship in scientific and technological subject areas. In addition to a cash grant, fellows will participate in a two-month residency where experienced members of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190637