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Rhode Island Art Grants & Culture Grants:  125 Arts and Culture Grants for Rhode Island.

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Fellowships to USA Independent Artists and Collectives for the Collaborative Promotion of Ar...

Deadline 11/16/18

Fellowships of $20,000 to USA independent artists and arts collectives for collaborative opportunities to promote art projects that encourage social engagement. This program is intended to support courageous artists in creating structures, experiences, and exchanges that inspire audiences, highlight seemingly intractable ...

GrantWatch ID#: 162428

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Libraries for Community Book Events and Read...

Deadline 01/24/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and public libraries for community reading programs and book events. Funding is intended to support keynote sessions, lectures by authors, panel discussions, writing contests, performances, and boo...

GrantWatch ID#: 184644

Grants to USA Artists, Ensembles, and Nonprofits for Performances at International Cultural ...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to USA and territories individual artists, ensembles, and nonprofit arts organizations to support touring performances by US-based artists at performing arts marketplaces and international festivals. Funding is intended to support performances by exemplary artists and ensembles represe...

GrantWatch ID#: 174881

Grants to USA and Canada Film Societies and Organizations for Screenings of Films that Promo...

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit film societies, film festivals, and film-related organizations for curated screening programs. Funding is intended to support films that encourage underrepresented artists, promote movies as an art form, foster culturally diverse viewing experiences, and cultivate new and dedicated audien...

GrantWatch ID#: 165370

Grants to USA Libraries to Implement a Literature Discussion Group for At-Risk Teens

Deadline 11/16/18

Grants of up to $1,200 and in-kind support to USA libraries to implement a literature-based reading and discussion program series to engage at-risk teens and other underserved audiences. Eligible programs for this year will explore issues related to equity, race, identity, and history. The ALA Great Stories Club is a t...

GrantWatch ID#: 169161

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Individuals, and Tribal Organizations to Document and Study ...

Deadline 11/19/18

Grants starting at $12,000 to USA IHEs, nonprofit organizations, unaffiliated individuals, and tribal organizations for scholarly research on endangered human languages. Funding is intended to support language recording and documentation; the creation of infrastructures to preserve and increase access to such documentation...

GrantWatch ID#: 151111

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals and Organizations for Research and Pres...

Deadline 11/20/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations and individuals for scholarly and historical research, archiving, and preservation of information about genres of Latin music. Funding is also intended to support anthropology and documentation of music traditions and Latin American folklore. Grant...

GrantWatch ID#: 153344

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits to Innovatively Engage Individuals in Jewish Culture, Exp...

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/21/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for creative initiatives to engage individuals in Jewish experiences and communities throughout North America. Applicants must submit a letter of intent before applying. Funding is intended to support innovative models for connecting people, especially disen...

GrantWatch ID#: 163940

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

Deadline 11/21/18

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 USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Combat Antisemitism Throughout the Wor...

Deadline 01/17/19 LOI Date: 11/21/18

Grants of up to $40,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits to address the issue of antisemitism across the globe. Applicants must submit a letter of intent before applying. Funding is intended to support the development of creative, grassroots, and scalable strategies that promote the exposure, effective confront...

GrantWatch ID#: 182627
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Grants to Buffalo, New York Arts Companies and Collaborating Artists for Residencies in Any ...

Deadline 11/25/18

Grants to Buffalo, New York arts companies and collaborating individual artists from outside the Buffalo area for residencies in any discipline. Applications are welcome on behalf of both emerging and established artists. All forms of creative art are eligible under this program, including music, plastic arts, film, drama,...

GrantWatch ID#: 166141

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

Deadline 11/30/18

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 (particularly college, graduate, and post-graduate education), ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Museums for Exhibitions Featuring Ar...

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants ranging from $2,500 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, festivals, museums, and biennials for exhibits featuring artists from Israel. Funding is intended for a range of exhibitions, including institutional or independent projects, events, or presentations that feature one or more ar...

GrantWatch ID#: 177464
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Grants and In-Kind Services to Rhode Island Artists to Develop Financial and Business Skills

Deadline 11/30/18

Grants of up to $2,000 in matching funds and in-kind services to Rhode Island artists to upgrade the financial and business aspects of their practice. Preference will be given to artists in rural communities. Funds and services are available to creative artists in all fields and financial circumstances. The Foundation...

GrantWatch ID#: 184758

Award to a USA or Canada Nonprofit, For-Profit, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pro...

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada nonprofit 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, exhibits, written works, and public programming c...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Outreach and Networking to Promote Exchange Between the USA and...

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants of up to $30,000 per year to USA nonprofit organizations for outreach and networking initiatives to promote exchange between the United States and Japan. Proposal categories include the development of national or regional networks, capacity building and development of national or regional centers, and promotion of u...

GrantWatch ID#: 163372

Award to a USA Historian for Outstanding Historical Research Related to Public Policy

Deadline 12/01/18

Award of $500 to a USA historian employed by a public agency to recognize outstanding historical research that directly informs public policy. Eligible topics include environmental history, the history of public works and infrastructure, institutional history, historic preservation, cultural resource management, and other ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175931

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Youth, Education, Culture, and Faith-Based Activites

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants to USA nonprofits and certain faith-based organizations for a broad range of charitable activities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of community programs; support for hospitals; rehabilitation and welfare; education, literature, and science; youth activities; and civic, cultural, and religion.

GrantWatch ID#: 176355

Grants to USA Nonprofit Theaters for Production Costs Associated with New, Experimental Plays

Deadline 12/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 to USA small-to-medium-sized nonprofit theaters to support playwrights of ambitious and experimental new plays. Funding is intended to cover production expenses that are so critical to the play's production that without coverage of these expenses, the play would be difficult or impossi...

GrantWatch ID#: 181524

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

Deadline 12/01/18

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 doctoral students currently working on their dissertations as ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184573

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

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars and doctoral graduates for expenses related to non-commercial research. The Foundation is particularly interested in applicants that have recently completed their doctorates. Funding is intended to help cover the costs of travel to libraries and archives, laboratory research expenses,...

GrantWatch ID#: 163655
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Museums and Art Institutions to Exhibit Japanese Ar...

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International museums and art institutions located outside of Japan for costs related to exhibitions that introduce Japanese culture and art to audiences overseas. Funding is intended to deepen the understanding of Japanese art and culture. In addition, this program is designed to provide financ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164763

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies in New England States for Performances by To...

Deadline 12/03/18

Grants ranging from $400 to $4,000 to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies to present performing artists from outside of the organization's state. Artists’ fees may include costs for creation of new work, travel, and per diem...

GrantWatch ID#: 178978

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Individuals, and IHEs for the Translation of Humanities ...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, individuals and institutions of higher education to support the translation and preparation of editions of humanities texts. Applicants are required to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. Schola...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Tribal Governments, and Individuals for Joint Rese...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, tribal governments, and individual scholars to support research collaboration on humanities-related topics. Funding is intended to support both single-area and interdisciplinary projects, within and beyond the humanities disciplines, that employ humanistic r...

GrantWatch ID#: 151112
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Grants to USA Nonprofit, Professional Theater and Dance Companies to Support the Arts, Arts E...

Deadline 12/05/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations that focus on one or more of the following areas: the arts, arts education, theater, and dance. Funding will be provided for unrestricted general operating support, rather than for specific projects. The majority of funding is directed to nonprofit, professional theaters (approximately...

GrantWatch ID#: 173292
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Promote the Scholarly Analysis of Ame...

Deadline 03/01/19 LOI Date: 12/07/18

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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Fellowship to a Rhode Island Researcher for Local Cultural Research and Writing

Deadline 12/07/18

Fellowship of $40,000 to a Rhode Island researcher for in-depth research and writing on the State's artistic and cultural history. Funding is intended to create a networked series of stories of people from World War II to the present who have significantly shaped the local arts and culture. The Rhode Island Council for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 184773

Grants to USA Artists, Nonprofits, and IHEs for Art Projects that Educate the Public about Co...

Deadline 12/08/18

Grants averaging between $550 and $2,500 to USA artists, nonprofits, and IHEs for art projects that educate the public on important contemporary issues. Funding is intended to assist artists and organizations that are often excluded from mainstream opportunities for various reasons. The Foundation is interested in art p...

GrantWatch ID#: 143880

In-Kind Award to a USA, Canada, or International Public Library for Audio Music or Video Pro...

Deadline 12/10/18

In-kind award valued at up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International public library to purchase audio music or video products that will contribute to the library's collection and increase public exposure to these formats. Applicants should demonstrate how their project will benefit greatly from new audio music or video ...

GrantWatch ID#: 164636

Grants to USA K-12 Schools for Field Trips to a Delaware Art Museum

Deadline 12/10/18

Grants of up to $500 to USA K-12 schools for field trips to an art museum in Wilmington, Delaware. Applicants may request support for student admissions to the museum, as well as reimbursement for transportation costs. Applications will be considered from public, private, and parochial schools in any State.

GrantWatch ID#: 176182
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Awards to USA Organizations and Individuals to Recognize Innovations in Architecture in Urba...

Deadline 12/12/18

Awards of $10,000 and $50,000 to USA organizations and individuals to recognize innovative architectural designs that contribute to the quality of urban life in the contiguous United States (excluding Alaska, Hawaii, and Oakland, CA). The purpose of this award program is to support innovative ideas within the built environ...

GrantWatch ID#: 169245

Fellowships to USA Individuals for Projects Related to Social Justice, Inequality, and Clima...

Deadline 12/14/18

Fellowships to USA individuals for projects that promote social justice and address challenges that relate to inequality and climate change, particularly for women and people of color. Applicants representing practitioners and professionals in a variety of fields are welcome to apply. Projects must align with the Foundatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 159689
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Cooperative and Collaborative K-12 Education

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

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, and to come together on common issues. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. Funding is intended to meet needs at the pre-college education level, as identified by experts in...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding and Communication Between the Tw...

Deadline 01/31/19 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for projects that foster mutual understanding and communication between citizens of the two countries. LOIs are due by July 15, 2018. Applications are invited for public opinion and communication projects that raise awareness about the US in Japan and vice-versa, as well as p...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for the Research, Conservation, and Presentation of Historic America...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants ranging from from $5,000 to $25,000 to USA nonprofit institutions to promote the understanding, appreciation, and recognition of historic American art. Programs or projects typically involve presentation of new research about American art, museum catalogs and books related to American art, or the preservation and re...

GrantWatch ID#: 171512
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Grants to USA, Canada, or International Mature Artists to Support Professional Development i...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, or International individual artists to support professional development. Applicants must have been working in a mature phase of their artwork for at least two decades. Qualified artists must work in the areas of painting, printmaking, or sculpture. The Foundation wishes to encourage artists who h...

GrantWatch ID#: 172653
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Grants to USA Emerging Artists for Projects in Music, Theater, and Photography

Deadline 12/30/18 LOI Date: 12/15/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to USA emerging artists working in the fields of music, theater, and photography. Applicants must submit a written inquiry prior to submitting a full application. The Foundation seeks to support artists whose works might have difficulty being aired due to their genre and/or social philosophy. For ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176052
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Grants to USA Organizations and Artists for Arts and Culture Projects that Promote Diversity

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants generally ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 to USA organizations and artists for projects that promote the arts and inform the public about minorities and respecting diversity. Priority is given to finite projects that have a definite end, as opposed to long-term sustainable projects. Eligible projects are those that p...

GrantWatch ID#: 177519
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Grants and Awards to USA Authors, Translators, Agents, and Publishers for Translation of Fre...

Deadline 12/15/18

Grants and awards to USA publishers, translators, authors, and literary agents for the translation and subsequent publication of French literary works for English-speaking audiences. Funding will be awarded for both fiction and nonfiction works, as well as for poetry, digital books, and comic books. The Book Department...

GrantWatch ID#: 179274
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Awards to USA Muslim-American Young Adults to Recognize Outstanding Artistic Expression in O...

Deadline 12/15/18

Awards of $250 and $100 to USA Muslim young adults, ages 18-29, to recognize artistic achievements that reflect on Muslim identity and diversity. The award is intended to change perceptions and build awareness of Muslim societies through direct experiences with artists and their work. This competition provides opportun...

GrantWatch ID#: 182671
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Grants to USA Artists to Support the Creation of Artistic Works

Deadline 12/16/18

Grants averaging $250 to USA artists to support a creative project. Funding is intended to assist with recording studio time, performances, art supplies, exhibits, project-related expenses, a residency, and more. This grant is open to all types of artists in all genres. IACA believes the arts are essential to the health...

GrantWatch ID#: 184176
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Grants to USA Individual Scholars to Support Historical Research on the Former Venetian Empi...

Deadline 12/17/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA individual scholars to support travel research projects on the former Venetian empire. Funding is intended to support historical research in the former Venetian empire and on Venice, and assist in the study of contemporary Venetian society and culture, as well. Funds may be used for trave...

GrantWatch ID#: 182541
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Public Programs to Enhance Humanities Touring Exhibits

Deadline 12/26/18

Grants of $1,000 to USA nonprofit institutions to support public humanities programs in conjunction with hosting qualifying traveling humanities exhibits. Applicants must create or verify required registrations at least four weeks prior to the deadline, and ensure registration in the online grants system at least two weeks...

GrantWatch ID#: 151324
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Grants to Rhode Island Nonprofits to Restore Historically Significant Buildings

Deadline 03/01/19 LOI Date: 12/31/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Rhode Island nonprofit organizations for the restoration of historically significant sites. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Eligible projects include the following: exterior finishes, painting, and surface restoration; roofs and windows; masonry and chimney r...

GrantWatch ID#: 176664
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Grants to Rhode Island Local Government Agencies for Historic Preservation Projects

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants to Rhode Island local governments for projects related to the preservation of historically significant sites. Applicants are advised to contact their local planning office prior to the deadline to obtain required signatures. Projects may involve evaluation and identification, public awareness, and planning and prote...

GrantWatch ID#: 176665
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Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits to Benefit Children and Families in Education...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding may be awarded to programs in the areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given to programs serving women and children. All programs should take place in an area where ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Develop Humanities Television, Film, and Radio Docu...

Deadline 01/09/19

Grants ranging from $40,000 to $75,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and higher education institutions for the development of documentary television, radio, and film programs involving the humanities. Funding is intended to support media projects grounded in humanities scholarship...

GrantWatch ID#: 178021
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 01/10/19

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