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Grants to Ontario Magazine Publishers to Develop and Expand Operations

Deadline 05/28/21

Grants to Ontario print and digital magazine publishers to develop and expand operations. Projects that incorporate responses to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis will also be considered. Funding is intended to support activities that increase revenue and strengthen op...

GrantWatch ID#: 186217

Grants to USA Libraries to Support Operations During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health Crisis

Deadline 05/20/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and territories public, academic, school, and tribal libraries to support library operations during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to mitigate the negative financial effects of the pandemic, which has impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 195590

Grants to Ontario Book Publishers for COVID-19 Support and Marketing Activities to Promote A...

Deadline 06/03/21

Grants to Ontario book publishers for international marketing support to local authors as well as operational support to local authors impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support publishing houses' business development and job creation to enhance...

GrantWatch ID#: 189200

Grants to USA Tribal and Native Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Native American Language ...

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to USA and territories Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for Native American language programs and schools. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. The program provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167770

Grants to USA Tribes to Improve Library Programs and Services

Deadline 05/11/21

Grants to USA federally recognized Indian tribes to advance the services of qualifying Native American libraries. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support the enhancement of digital services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165538

Grants to Quebec Artists for Public Artistic Activities that Comply With COVID-19 Restrictio...

Deadline 05/12/21

Grants to Quebec artists, including storytellers, writers, craftspersons, and architects for public artistic activities that comply with Coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions. Funding is intended to support activities including, but not limited to shows, concerts, public...

GrantWatch ID#: 195667

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits for Legal Aid, Reform, Research, Education, and Law Librar...

Deadline 05/14/21

Grants to Saskatchewan nonprofits for projects and programs that address legal issues such as legal education, legal aid, law reform, legal research, and law libraries. Priority will be given to ongoing programs. Short-term projects will also be considered, depending o...

GrantWatch ID#: 178164

Awards to Canada Publishers and Authors for Outstanding Works of Literature

Deadline 05/15/21

Awards to Canada publishers and authors for outstanding works of literature in a variety of genres. The purpose of this program is to recognize outstanding artistic and literary publications. Awards will be given for books written in English and in French in the catego...

GrantWatch ID#: 170025

Grants to Nunavut Groups and Individuals in Eligible Locations for Activities that Promote I...

Deadline 05/15/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to Nunavut community groups and individuals in eligible locations for community-based cultural activities. Funding is intended to support projects and programs that promote and improve traditional Inuit activities and skills, and enhance and main...

GrantWatch ID#: 178718

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofit Museums and Libraries to Exhibit and Preserve ...

Deadline 05/15/21

Grants of up to $3,000 and in-kind donations of materials to USA and Territories nonprofit museums and libraries to exhibit and preserve collections. Funding is intended to preserve collections, promote equity, diversity, and inclusion, increase use of glazing techniqu...

GrantWatch ID#: 192922

Awards to Canada Authors to Recognize Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Literature

Deadline 05/19/21

Awards to Canada authors to acknowledge outstanding contributions to the field of literature. Cash prizes will be awarded to the winner and finalists. Nominations are invited for collections of fictional short stories or novels that have been recently published. A priz...

GrantWatch ID#: 158724

Awards to Canadian Authors to Recognize Excellence in Creating Nonfiction Works of Literature

Deadline 05/19/21

Awards to Canadian authors to recognize excellence in creating nonfiction works of literature. Nominations are invited for newly published pieces that provide readers with unique and informed perspectives. Eligible forms of literature include biographies, works of hist...

GrantWatch ID#: 181425

Cooperative Agreements to USA Nonprofits, For-Profits, Agencies, Schools, and Associations t...

Deadline 05/28/21

Cooperative agreements to USA and territories nonprofit, for-profit, and educational organizations, agencies, IHEs, libraries, cultural institutions, associations, groups, and tribal entities to promote the use of US federal library digital resources. Required registra...

GrantWatch ID#: 195894

Awards to Alberta Early Career Authors in Eligible Locations for Fiction Writing

Deadline 05/30/21

Awards of $5,000 to Alberta individuals in eligible locations for fiction writing. The award is intended to help new and unpublished authors that are over the age of 40 accomplish their literary goals. Eligible applicants are working on completing and publishing their ...

GrantWatch ID#: 188722

Grants to Manitoba Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, Libraries, and Indian Bands to Operate Museums

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants to Manitoba nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, Indian Bands, historical societies, and libraries to operate museums. Funding is intended to support programs that interpret and protect the province’s heritage resources. Eligible museums are ope...

GrantWatch ID#: 145824
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Awards to Quebec Authors to Recognize Literary Excellence

Deadline 06/01/21

Awards of $3,000 to Quebec authors to recognize literary excellence. Prizes will be awarded for works of literature in the following categories: poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and first book. Awards are intended to generate publicity for the authors, specifically to enc...

GrantWatch ID#: 155526

Award to a Quebec Individual for Translating a Book from French to English

Deadline 06/01/21

Award of $3,000 to a Quebec publisher or translator for excellence in the translation of a book from French to English. Consideration will be given to books that are works of poetry, fiction, and non-fiction that were originally written in French. Graphic novels, elect...

GrantWatch ID#: 155527

Award to a Quebec Author for an Outstanding English-Language Work of Children's Literature

Deadline 06/01/21

Award of $3,000 to a Quebec author to acknowledge an outstanding work of children's literature in English. Eligible genres include poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. Submissions must be longer chapter books, middle-grade, and literature for young adults. The award is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 170332
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Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities for Programs to Promote Literacy

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $4,000 to Manitoba registered charities for programs that promote literacy. First-time applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Eligible activities will be held in libraries and community centers throughout the province. Family lit...

GrantWatch ID#: 179698
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Opportunity for USA and Canada Students in Eligible Provinces to Participate in a Social Imp...

Deadline 06/01/21

Opportunity for USA and Canada individual students or groups of students in eligible provinces to participate in a social impact challenge with prizes totaling $10,000. Applicants must participate in an interactive module prior to submitting an application. Program par...

GrantWatch ID#: 186087
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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Author for Assistance in the Completion of a Partia...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International author for assistance in the completion of a partially written fictional book. Funding is intended for authors of fiction for children or young adults. Applicants must be published authors. Judges will be looking for candidates ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190626

Grant to USA, Canada, and International Authors to Honor Outstanding Works of Literary Nonfi...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International authors to honor outstanding works of literary nonfiction. Funding is intended for unfinished projects describing a place, event, movement, or individual. Topics of previous winning submissions include life in the Dom...

GrantWatch ID#: 190627

Grants to Alberta For-Profits to Support Career Development, Research, and Art Production

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Alberta businesses to support magazine, book, recording, and film production. First-time applicants must register prior to applying. Funding is intended to support activities, such as professional development and training opportunities, resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 193475
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Translators to Promote the Publication of Literary ...

Deadline 06/01/21

Grants of up to $4,000 to USA, Canada, and International translators to promote the publication of literary translations in English. Priority is given to works of fiction, creative nonfiction, drama, or poetry by underrepresented writers working in underrepresented lan...

GrantWatch ID#: 195341
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Grants to Ontario Emerging and Established Writers to Support Literary Projects in Eligible ...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to emerging and established Ontario writers in eligible regions to support new literary projects and projects in progress. Eligible genres include fiction, literary non-fiction, poetry, storytelling, dub, rap, and spok...

GrantWatch ID#: 167062

Grants to Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Nonprofits, Arts Groups, and Artists for Production...

Deadline 06/15/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to Newfoundland and Labrador nonprofit arts organizations, professional arts groups, professional artists, and groups of artists for tours to schools located throughout the province. Funding is intended to engage students in artistic experiences...

GrantWatch ID#: 181503
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Grants to Canada Publishers and Arts Groups, Collectives, and Organizations to Translate Loca...

Deadline 06/16/21

Grants to Canada publishers and arts groups, collectives, and organizations to translate local works. Applicants are required to create an account in the online grants portal several weeks prior to applying. Funding is intended for the translation of theater and litera...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 06/16/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International literary publishers and theater organizations for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works. Applicants must be registered in the online portal in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to pre...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribal Government for Programs to Improve Services f...

Deadline 06/22/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and tribal governments to improve educational and employment services and substance abuse treatment services for incarcerated individuals. The purpose of the funding is to promote public safety...

GrantWatch ID#: 196014
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Grants to Ontario Trade and Event Nonprofits for Capacity-Building and Business Development

Deadline 07/08/21

Grants of up to $60,000 to Ontario nonprofit trade and event organizations for capacity-building and business development activities. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting an application. Funding is available for projects that will encourage th...

GrantWatch ID#: 175127
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Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Sciences and Humanities R...

Deadline 07/15/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars with advanced degrees for research projects. Funding is intended to support research in the areas of social sciences and humanities. Preference will be given to proposals that demonstrate relevance to contemporary ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline 12/01/21 LOI Date: 08/01/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due prior to the application deadline. Funding is intende...

GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits and Collectives in Eligible Areas for Literature-Related Projec...

Deadline 08/03/21

Grants of up to $8,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations and collectives in eligible areas for one-time and short-term literature-related projects and activities. First-time applicants must contact the funding source before applying. Funding is intended to support the...

GrantWatch ID#: 169343

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Libraries for K-12 STEM Education Programs

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for programs to advance K-12 STEM education. Applicants must contact the funding source to obtain an invitation code to apply. Organizations must be...

GrantWatch ID#: 178171

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Locations for Pr...

Deadline 08/31/21

Grants to USA and Puerto Rico nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and libraries in eligible locations for food security programs. Interested applicants are required to contact staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support food pantries, sou...

GrantWatch ID#: 183037

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits and Universities for Book Publication

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits, and colleges and universities, museums, civic institutions, and trade publishers for financial assistance to produce and publish non-fiction books. Funding is intended for publications on the subject...

GrantWatch ID#: 170317

Grants to Alberta Artists, Arts Administrators, and Ensembles for Literary Arts Projects

Deadline 09/01/21

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 f...

GrantWatch ID#: 180306
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Schools, and Libraries for Mobile Libraries Serving Disadvantaged C...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, public schools, and libraries to purchase books for mobile lending libraries serving disadvantaged children. Funding may be used to purchase books that were published for youth, ages preschool throu...

GrantWatch ID#: 180779

Grants to Canada Writers and Publishers to Promote Ukrainian Literature and Culture

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada writers and publishers to promote work related to Ukrainian culture and heritage. Funding is intended to support research and manuscript development, translation of literature to and from Ukrainian, activities to advance Ukrainian Canadian literature, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193577

Grants to Canada Groups of Writers and Publishers to Promote Ukrainian Literature and Herita...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit groups of writers and publishers for work promoting Ukrainian literature, heritage, and culture. Funding is intended to support the publication of literary works, literature translations to and from Ukrainian, manuscript development and resea...

GrantWatch ID#: 193578

Grants to Canada Individuals for Historic Preservation Projects Involving the Ukrainian Cana...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada individuals for historic preservation activities relating to the community of Ukrainian Canadians in Canada. Funding is intended to support projects that involve the recording of oral histories, as well as writing, research, and publication of the hist...

GrantWatch ID#: 193599

Grants to Canada Nonprofits for Historic Preservation Projects Relating to the Ukrainian Can...

Deadline 09/01/21

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations for historic preservation activities relating to the Ukrainian Canadian community. Funding is intended to assist with projects that support writing, research, and publication of the histories of local organizations and communiti...

GrantWatch ID#: 193600
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Grants to Ontario Literary Artists to Create Works for Online or Print Publication

Deadline 09/02/21

Grants of $12,000 to Ontario individuals to support the creation of original literary works. Funding may be used for artist fees, editorial expenses, research expenses, and child care fees. Funding can support literary artists, including northern writers, in genres inc...

GrantWatch ID#: 186820

Grants to British Columbia Organizations and Institutions for Arts and Culture, Health and We...

Deadline 09/15/21

Grants to British Columbia educational or charitable organizations and institutions for programs related to health and welfare, educational resources, culture and creative arts, and amateur athletics. Funding is intended for projects that take place in the Province of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174117
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Grants to Manitoba Registered Charities to Address Community Needs

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to Manitoba registered charities in eligible locations for projects that address local community needs. Funding is intended for projects that align with the following areas of focus: families, children, and youth; education, literacy, and employment; health, wel...

GrantWatch ID#: 163260
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Grants to Manitoba Associations, Institutions, and Individuals for Legal Reform, Libraries, ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Manitoba associations, organizations, institutions, and individuals for activities that further efforts to expand legal knowledge and understanding both within the profession and the broader community. Potential applicants are required to contact the funding ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149071

Grants to Saskatchewan Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Health Regions for Projects to Ben...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $5,000, grants of up to $25,000, and grants of up to $50,000 to Saskatchewan nonprofit organizations, municipalities, schools, school boards, and health regions for projects to benefit local communities. Applicants are advised that registration approval...

GrantWatch ID#: 174511

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Youth Education and Career Readi...

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to to $50,000 to Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Ontario nonprofit organizations for programs to benefit vulnerable youth in eligible regions. Funding is intended for programs to support educational engagement and c...

GrantWatch ID#: 176244
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Grants to Ontario Literary Artists and Performers to Create and Record Original Literary Wor...

Deadline 10/27/21

Grants of $5,000, grants of $10,000, and grants of $15,000 to Ontario literary artists and performers to create and record original literary works. Funding is intended to support the completion of artists' new work that will be performed for the general public. Grants ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175547

Grants to British Columbia Registered Charities to Benefit At-Risk Youth and Children

Deadline 10/31/21

Grants of up to $3,000 to British Columbia registered charities in eligible locations for programs benefiting children and youth who experience barriers to success. Activities and programs must involve one or more of the organization's objectives: access, skills, and s...

GrantWatch ID#: 175183