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Virginia Art Grants & Culture Grants:  165 Arts and Culture Grants for Virginia.

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Grants to Richmond, Virginia Area Nonprofits for Arts, Education, Environment, Family, and He...

Deadline 02/20/18

Grants to Richmond area, Virginia nonprofits for programs and projects in the areas of arts and culture, education, the environment, family, and health and wellness. Information Sessions will be held on December 5 and 14. Funded programs should significantly benefit the residents of the City of Richmond, and/or the Count...

GrantWatch ID#: 176630

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, or school-based libraries to address challenges and opportunities to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival ad library fields. Preliminary proposals are due February 1. Projects should have the potential to further theory and practice. Succ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Perform Shakespeare Plays in Middle and High Schools

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit or governmental theater companies to perform the works of Shakespeare for middle- and high-school audiences. The deadline to submit an intent to apply is December 15. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registration at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Each theate...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 03/17/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Strengthen Communities through t...

Deadline 02/27/18 LOI Date: 02/06/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for a broad range of arts projects that will enhance local communities. It is strongly recommended that applicants create or renew the required registrations by January 24 and complete the registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178743

Networking and Publicity Opportunity for Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits i...

Deadline 02/28/18

Opportunity for Washington, DC, Virginia, and Maryland nonprofits in eligible counties to be recognized as a top philanthropic organization in the region. Applying organizations will be selected based on diversity across types of programs, fields of interest (nature, culture, human services, education, and their respective...

GrantWatch ID#: 178644

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Mid-Atlantic Region to Host Touring Arts Presen...

Deadline 03/09/18

Grants to Delaware, Washington, DC, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and US Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations and government agencies for the presentation of touring and performing artists. This program promotes excellence in live performing arts engagements for communities and au...

GrantWatch ID#: 167941

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, School Districts, and Libraries for Youth Literacy...

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, school districts, and libraries to participate in a nationwide youth literacy program. Please note that the applicant must be a library or partner with a library. Communities may select books included on the program roster. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176614
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Grants to Central Virginia Nonprofits for Arts, Education and Organizational Support

Deadline 02/15/18 Conference Date: 01/24/18

Grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000 to Central Virginia nonprofits to improve the quality of life for local residents, with an emphasis on increasing opportunity for low-income populations. New applicants are strongly encouraged to meet with program staff prior to applying. Programs can fall in the areas of economic pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 170061

Grants to USA Artists to Support Innovative Projects and Career Development

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18

Grants to USA artists representing a wide range of creative disciplines to support projects and career development activities. This program seeks to provide capital support to artists embarking on creative, adventurous, and risk-taking initiatives. In addition to financial support, artists will receive targeted advisory se...

GrantWatch ID#: 152012

Grants to Alexandria, Virginia Arts Nonprofits for Projects and General Operating Support

Deadline 02/23/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18

Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $12,500 to Alexandria, Virginia nonprofit arts organizations to support arts programming and projects for the benefit of the local community. New applicants are required to attend a workshop or webinar. Workshops and webinars take place during January and February. All applicants...

GrantWatch ID#: 168365

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve and Provide Access to Important Film Foota...

Deadline 02/23/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $18,000 to USA nonprofit and public institutions to preserve noncommercial film materials that have historical and cultural significance. Applicants must register by January 26, 2018. Grant funds must be used for preservation expenses only and may not be applied to operational, staffing, or sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 178260

Prizes to USA Journalists for Excellence in Investigative Stories and Commentary

Deadline 01/30/18

Prizes of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize efforts in commentary or investigative journalism that are in service to the common good. Winners of these prizes exemplify social justice impact, reportorial excellence, and storytelling skill. Prizes will be presented in the following categories: 1. Book (bound volume...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619

Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for the areas of education and training, recreation and community activities, young adults and adults, technological equipment, sensory equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553

Grants to USA and Canada Female Artists for Works of Art that Focus on Women

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA and Canada feminist women artists for works of art that focus on women. Funding will be provided for projects that have already begun, and those that are well underway in the areas of visual art, fiction, and mixed genre.

GrantWatch ID#: 166159

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Film Study Research Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International recognized individuals for projects that explore new aspects of film and the film industry. Priority will go to projects that address underrepresented topics within the field. Projects should investigate cultural, historical, educational, scientific, or theoretical aspect...

GrantWatch ID#: 177172

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Education Program Support and Product Donations

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

Grants averaging $2,500 and product donations to USA nonprofits for programs that provide music education in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry by January 31, 2018. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children nationwide greater opportunities to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253
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Grants to USA Flute Players to Develop Musical Skill and Support Professional Development an...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA flute players for specific projects that improve their skill, ability, or capacity or that achieve an objective that will affect professional development as a flutist or flute educator. Applicants must plan to pursue a career as a flute educator or flutist. Examples of such projects are: -...

GrantWatch ID#: 182863

Grants to Louisa County, Virginia Nonprofits for Health, Environment, Arts, Education, and H...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Virginia nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, and religious agencies to benefit Louisa County residents. The Foundation seeks proposals from organizations working in a broad range of areas, including, but not limited to, the areas of: health, environment, arts, education, and human services.

GrantWatch ID#: 159459

Awards to USA Public, School, and Academic Libraries to Recognize Excellence in Library Prog...

Deadline 02/01/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA public, school, and academic libraries to recognize distinction in library programming through cultural or thematic programs which address specific community needs, have a measurable effect, and involve active community planning and participation. A cultural/thematic program is one that features the...

GrantWatch ID#: 160147

Award to a USA, Canada or International Music Composer for Career Achievement

Deadline 02/01/18

Award to a USA, Canada or International music composer for outstanding achievement in their overall body of work and demonstration of unique creativity. Nominations should preferably come from recognized experts in the field of classical music. The prize includes a cash award, a performance, and a residency of four non-con...

GrantWatch ID#: 163158

In-Kind Grants of Planning and Evaluation Services to USA and Territories Nonprofit and Gove...

Deadline 02/01/18

In-kind grants valued at approximately $4,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and government museums to evaluate their operations and prepare for the future. This program can assist museums with the following types of assessments: collections stewardship assessment, community engagement assessment, and organizational asse...

GrantWatch ID#: 163856

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Arts, Education, Environment, and Community ...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants averaging $20,000 to Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas, and Virginia nonprofit organizations to benefit communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding priorities include arts and culture, community and economic development, diversity, education, and the environment. The EQ...

GrantWatch ID#: 175758

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Photographers and Photojournalists for Work that Pr...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International photographers and visual journalists for the production of bodies of work that promote cultural tolerance, understanding, and world peace. Funding will be used to support project production. Selected recipients will be those that demonstrate skill in photography and a sha...

GrantWatch ID#: 177632

Grants to Virginia Arts Nonprofits to Support Organizational Programs and Operations

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants starting at $500 to Virginia nonprofit arts organizations to support general operations and promote organizational stability. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying to confirm eligibility. Eligible activities include special projects, ongoing programming, maintenance, and operating costs....

GrantWatch ID#: 178360

Grants to Charlottesville Area, Virginia Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools to Benefit Local ...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Charlottesville Area, Virginia nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies for programs focusing on disadvantaged youth, environmental protection, arts and humanities, and people living with disabilities. Eligible locations include the City of Charlottesville, as well as Albemarle, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178399

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. Nonprofits for Health, Human Services, Art...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $20,000 to $75,000 to Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible cities and counties for programs and projects that focus on the areas of arts and humanities, education, health and human services, and community endeavors. Preference is given to requests for special, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179543

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants averaging $7,000 to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Grants to Virginia Nonprofits, Universities, Businesses, and Agencies for Research to Prevent...

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants to Virginia nonprofit organizations, universities, government agencies, and businesses for collaborative research projects related to the prevention of tobacco use among youth under the age of 18. Research projects that address one or more of the following priorities will be considered: -Identifying components ...

GrantWatch ID#: 149904

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International PhD Students for Research Related to Jewish His...

Deadline 02/02/18

Fellowships of $22,500 to USA, Canada, and International doctoral candidates to engage in research related to Jewish history, heritage, and culture at the funding source's resource center in New York City. This ten-month fellowship program provides doctoral candidates with the opportunity to utilize the collections of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 165183

Grants to Williamsburg, Virginia Nonprofits and Businesses for Arts and General Activities t...

Deadline 02/05/18

Grants and in-kind volunteer services or goods to Virginia nonprofits, businesses, and other entities for projects that will benefit the local Williamsburg community. Funding will be awarded in two separate categories, either general or arts. General funding may be used towards calculators, non-arts related events, and bus...

GrantWatch ID#: 178706

Grants to USA High Schools to Enhance and Revitalize their Theater Programs

Deadline 02/06/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA high schools to enhance and revitalize their theater programs. Funding can be used towards various critical needs, including production expenses and master classes. Examples of the uses of funding are outlined below. Eligible Use of Funds: - Production: Fund a production, purchase critical th...

GrantWatch ID#: 182853

Grants to USA Individuals to Write Humanities Books for a General Public Audience

Deadline 02/07/18

Grants of up to $50,400 to USA individual authors and scholars for the writing of books that promote a deep understanding of the humanities for a broad readership. Applicants are advised to verify or complete their online registration no later than January 24. This program supports well-researched, humanities-based books t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Jewish Organizations and Schools for Food-Re...

Deadline 02/08/18

Matching grants ranging from $150 to $750 to Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC Jewish nonprofits, schools, and partner agencies in the greater Washington, DC area for food-related programs. Funding is intended to for innovative food programming that will interest and bring together local Jews. Eligible programs can ta...

GrantWatch ID#: 175109
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Grants to Virginia Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Arts, Health, Education, and Human...

Deadline 02/12/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Virginia nonprofits for a wide range of charitable programs. Eligible program areas include health and human services, education, and the arts. Funding is intended for organizations in the cities of Waynesboro and Staunton and in the counties of Nelson, Augusta, and Highland. Funding areas i...

GrantWatch ID#: 178690

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 03/01/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by February 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposal...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587

Grants to Virginia Arts Nonprofits in Fairfax County, Fairfax, and Falls Church to Support G...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $50,000 to Virginia arts nonprofits serving communities in Fairfax County, as well as the Cities of Falls Church and Fairfax, to support general organizational operations. This program provides basic funding to arts organizations in recognition of the valuable programs and services they provide ...

GrantWatch ID#: 165364
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Grants to South Hampton Roads, Virginia Nonprofits and Schools for Community Benefit Programs

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to South Hampton Roads, Virginia nonprofit organizations and schools for a wide range of community benefit programs. Applicants are advised to contact a program officer to discuss their proposal before applying. The following funds accept applications by designated deadlines throughout the year: Abuse Survivors ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168327

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Mexico Scholars for Research on Cartoons and Caricatures

Deadline 02/15/18

Fellowships providing a stipend of up to $5,000 to a USA, Canada, and Mexico masters students, doctoral candidates, and postgraduate scholars to support ongoing research or writing in the field of cartoon or caricature art. Applicants must be engaged in dissertation or thesis research, or postgraduate research within three...

GrantWatch ID#: 177326
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Events that Promote an Appreciation of Nordic Art a...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for public programs, projects, and events that aim to promote an appreciation of Nordic art and culture. Funding is intended to support programs that engage public audiences in the appreciation of Nordic art, culture, and thought. Priority for this program has traditio...

GrantWatch ID#: 179950

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Chamber Music Workshops for Amate...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for workshops that provide coaching and support for amateur musicians playing chamber music. Funding is available to reduce registration fees for participants, subsidize coaches’ salaries, and provide scholarships for participants. ACMP defines a workshop as a pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180316
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Grants to USA and Territories Individual Artists for Endeavors in Literary, Performing, and ...

Deadline 02/17/18

Grants averaging $250 to USA and territories individual artists to support creative endeavors in the literary, performing, and visual arts. Funds are intended to be used for expenses such as art supplies, recording performances, project-related expenses, studio time, and exhibits. This grant is specifically geared towards ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182372
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Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Studio Space and Professional Supp...

Deadline 02/19/18

Residencies of $1,500 and $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists to provide studio space in Boston’s historic South End neighborhood, as well as creative and professional support. The residencies are intended to develop the artists' focus on public engagement and dialogue. Program Benefits Studi...

GrantWatch ID#: 155283
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Innovative Use of T...

Deadline 02/21/18

Grants of up to $50,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and collectives for projects that explore the artistic applications of new technologies and concepts associated with technology and culture. This program provides artists with financial support for new projects as well as in-ki...

GrantWatch ID#: 178320
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Humanities Professional Development for Educators

Deadline 02/22/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to host humanities programming for teachers and IHE faculty during the upcoming summer term. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by January 25 and February 8. Applicants may hold humanities institutes and seminars t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178151
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Multi-Media Projects that Promote Architecture Appreci...

Deadline 02/25/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofits and IHEs to produce and present projects and programs such as publications, exhibitions, installations, films, new media projects, lectures and conferences that highlight the field of architecture. Funding is intended to provide critical support at key points in the development of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177777
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Internships for College and Graduate Students to Gain Nonprofit and Leadership Experience ...

Deadline 02/28/18

Internships for Virginia and North Carolina recent graduates, college students, and graduate students in the Dan River Region to gain experience in the fields of nonprofit management, community engagement, and philanthropy. Interns from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds are eligible to apply. DRF will provide a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 168373
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Grants to Virginia Nonprofits, the PTA, and Groups to Benefit the Fan District

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants to Richmond, Virginia nonprofit organizations, the PTA, and other local groups to improve the environment and quality of life in the Fan District. Funding is available for physical improvements and projects that will enhance the lives of local residents. Applicants may request support for capital projects and projec...

GrantWatch ID#: 168379
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Community through the Buil...

Deadline 02/28/18

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 could include, but are not limited to, public offici...

GrantWatch ID#: 177781