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Nebraska Art Grants & Culture Grants:  138 Arts and Culture Grants for Nebraska.

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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

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

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, For-Profits, and Agencies to Host Major Events that Attract T...

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants up to $25,000 to Nebraska nonprofits, for-profits, and municipal, county, and other sub-State governments to host national and international caliber events. Funding is intended to attract tourists from out of state and to generate favorable press coverage on a national or international level. Description of Pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 149266

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

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits and For-Profits to Promote the Local Tourism Industry

Deadline 12/14/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Nebraska nonprofit and for-profit organizations for activities that promote the local tourism industry. Funding may be requested to provide visitor and tourism promotion services, host events, and promote tourism attractions. Activities must result in an increased number of out-of-town or out-of-...

GrantWatch ID#: 170957

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

Deadline 12/14/18

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual to Recognize Leadership in Promoting Muse...

Deadline 12/16/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual for exceptional leadership in promoting the capacity and educational responsibility of museums. Eligible applicants may be curators, museum directors, exhibit designers, researchers, school administrators, government officials, foundation staff, corporations, or training ...

GrantWatch ID#: 161380

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

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

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists and Art Groups for Interactive, Community-D...

Deadline 02/13/19 LOI Date: 12/18/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $10,000 to USA, Canada, and International new and emerging individual artists, as well as art groups, organizations, and collectives. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. This program funds highly interactive, community-driven works of art that prioritize communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 166931
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Community through the Buil...

Deadline 12/20/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has made significant contributions to community development through architecture and design of the built environment. Nominations will also be considered for a team of individuals for a single body of work. Nominees may include, but are not limited to, public official...

GrantWatch ID#: 177781

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

Grants to Wayne County, Nebraska Organizations and For-Profits to Attract Visitors and Incre...

Deadline 12/31/18

Grants of up to $3,000 to Wayne County, Nebraska organizations, including for-profit organizations, for projects and programs that aim to promote local tourism. Funding is intended to encourage, promote, and attract visitors to come to the County, and to utilize travel and tourism facilities within the County. Funding w...

GrantWatch ID#: 149036
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Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustrating Children'...

Deadline 12/31/18

Awards with an honorarium of $3,000 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, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 163058
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Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Small Humanities Projects

Deadline 01/01/19

Grants of up to $2,000 to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, museums, and libraries for small-scale humanities projects. Projects and programs must take place in Nebraska, or present a clear significance to Nebraska audiences. Nebraskans must be a primary target audience for all grant projects ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178565
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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

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
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists and Cultural Professionals to Partici...

Deadline 01/01/19

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International museum professionals, artists, writers, and curators to participate in a week-long program exploring art and culture in Israel. The program is designed to bring together members of the international art community to inquire and learn about cultural developments in Israel, and...

GrantWatch ID#: 183151
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Grants to USA Nonprofits Serving Adults and Children with Disabilities to Endorse the Use of...

Deadline 01/02/19

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to USA nonprofit health and human services organizations serving adults and children with disabilities to promote the use of person-first language. Proposals must describe how the applicant organization is unique and how its adoption of person-first language will make a positive impact...

GrantWatch ID#: 180876
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico PreK-12 Educators for Professional Development i...

Deadline 01/03/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Puerto Rico PreK-12 educators for professional development in geographic literacy through field-based experiences abroad. Applicants must complete the first component of certification before the deadline. An annual competitive application process is used to select educators and host them on ...

GrantWatch ID#: 166351

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

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

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, Schools, and Agencies for Humanities Media and Digital Projec...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants starting at $2,000 to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies for humanities projects featuring a media or digital component. Eligible media include film, radio, television, websites, and other digital media. Programs should be open to the public and free of charge or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176649
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual Jewish Leader Who Has Made a Global Impact

Deadline 01/15/19

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

Grants to Nebraska Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and IHEs for Environment, Arts, Education,...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to Nebraska nonprofit organizations, agencies, public universities, and K-12 schools for programs in the areas of the environment, education, the arts, the humanities and human services, with priority given to organizations serving Lincoln and Lancaster County. Applicants must first discuss the proposal with program...

GrantWatch ID#: 178724

Grants to Hamilton County, Nebraska Nonprofits for Education, Health, Recreation, and Social...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to Hamilton County, Nebraska nonprofits for a broad range of educational, cultural, civic, health, humanitarian, social welfare, and recreational activities. Programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: caring for children, assisting the aged, sick, and helpless, providing recreational facilities, an...

GrantWatch ID#: 179181

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, and Volunteerism

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Programs may align with one of the following areas of focus: hunger relief, shelter and housing, self-sufficiency, arts and culture, disaster reli...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

Grants to Nebraska Municipalities to Build and Improve Community Facilities

Deadline 02/15/19 LOI Date: 01/15/19

Grants to Nebraska eligible municipalities for community facility construction, improvement, or planning projects. An intent to apply must be submitted prior to applying. Facilities may include recreation and wellness centers, libraries, convention centers, gathering spaces, cultural centers, and town squares. Projects...

GrantWatch ID#: 180584

Grants to USA Organizations to Implement Yoga and Creative Arts Programming for Teen Girls in...

Deadline 01/15/19

Grants to USA organizations to implement specialized creative arts and yoga programs for marginalized adolescent girls in juvenile detention centers and rehabilitation facilities. Applicants should contact the Funding Source to receive additional information prior to submitting an application. Recipients will receive speci...

GrantWatch ID#: 184867

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Strengthen and Preserve Jewish Identity and Community

Deadline 01/16/19

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for activities that promote an inclusive, just, and vibrant Jewish community. The Foundation is currently focusing its grantmaking efforts on initiatives that are national in scope. Applications are invited for projects meeting the following priority areas: - Foster Jewish arts, cu...

GrantWatch ID#: 151744
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers to Translate C...

Deadline 01/16/19

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International theater organizations and book publishers for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works for international publication or presentation. Applicants must be registered in the online portal at least 30 days prior to applying. Eligible Activities: - Tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981
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Fellowships to USA and Canada Young Lay Leaders to Travel to Israel and Develop Leadership Sk...

Deadline 01/18/19

Fellowships to USA and Canada outstanding young lay leaders to travel to Israel and develop their leadership skills. In Israel, Fellows will be given the opportunity to sharpen their characteristics and skills, acquire the experience needed, and broaden the networks required for Jewish leadership in the 21st Century. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 165991

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Residencies at a New Mexico Campus

Deadline 01/18/19

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

Opportunity for USA Musical Ensembles to Participate in an International Tour

Deadline 01/20/19

Opportunity for USA musical ensembles to participate in a 20-day international tour. Selected ensembles will have the opportunity to present their work to international audiences during public concerts, demonstrations, lectures, workshops, media interviews, jam sessions, and interactive performances with local musicians. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177382

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Jewish History Research in New Yo...

Deadline 01/21/19

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars to carry out research on modern Jewish history in New York City or Jerusalem. Applications are invited from deserving scholars who are currently engaged in post-doctoral, graduate-level, or independent study. Applications will be considered for the following fellowship...

GrantWatch ID#: 149503
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts Organizations to Promote Canadian Artists Inte...

Deadline 01/23/19

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
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Grants to USA Nonprofit Organizations for Artistic Programs in the Community

Deadline 01/28/19

Grants averaging $350 to USA nonprofit organizations such as charities, churches, and schools for artistic programs. Funding is intended for projects that engage the community and involve services for artists, educating youth in the arts, leadership training to strengthen the arts organization.

GrantWatch ID#: 184175
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Prizes to USA Journalists for Excellence in Investigative Storytelling and Commentary

Deadline 01/30/19

Prizes of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize outstanding commentary or investigative journalism that serve the common good. Prize winners should exemplify extraordinary storytelling skill, reportorial excellence, and social justice impact. The contest is open to journalists and subjects globally, although work must hav...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619
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Grants to USA Organizations and Individual Artists to Support the Creation and Release of New...

Deadline 01/31/19

Grants ranging from $250 to $15,000 to USA organizations and individuals for a broad range of music-related projects. Funding is intended for any activity that entails new music being released through a recording or a live performance. The Fund is especially interested in paying artists directly for their work, whether tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 178453
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Awards to USA Public, School, and Academic Libraries to Recognize Excellence in Cultural or ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Awards of $5,000 to USA public, school, and academic libraries to recognize exemplary cultural or thematic library programming that addresses specific community needs, has a measurable impact, and involves active community planning and participation. An eligible cultural/thematic program is one that features the humanitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 160147
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Grants to Western Nebraska and Eastern Wyoming Nonprofits and Schools to Strengthen Local Co...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to Western Nebraska and Eastern Wyoming nonprofit organizations and educational institutions to enhance the quality of life, safety, and vitality of eligible communities. Applications are primarily considered from Scotts Bluff County in Nebraska and Goshen and Platte Counties in Wyoming. The purposes of the Orego...

GrantWatch ID#: 177217

Grants to Kearney Area, Nebraska Nonprofits for Arts, Health, Education, and Human Services ...

Deadline 02/01/19

Grants to Nebraska nonprofits for programs that benefit the residents of Kearney and the surrounding area. Funding is intended to support proposals that focus on the areas of arts and culture, health, community and civic affairs, human services, economic development, recreation, education, and non-denominational religious ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177906