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225 Arts and Culture Grants for Washington, DC

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Grants to USA Colleges and Universities to Support International Teaching Residencies

Deadline 10/15/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 137086

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribal Agencies for Field Research in the Human...

Deadline 09/29/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, and tribal governments for field research in the humanities. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended to support research projects that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191388

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Strengthen Humanities Programming

Deadline 09/28/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 151055

Grants to Washington, DC Humanities Nonprofits for Organizational Support During the Coronav...

Deadline 10/11/21

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations working to provide public humanities programs for organizational support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Funding is intended to assist humanities nonprofits such as history and cultural organizations, libraries...

GrantWatch ID#: 198260

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribal Governments, and IHEs for the Translation and Pre...

Deadline 12/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. Applications are encouraged for long-term and short-term editorial projects, as well as projects that are at a planning sta...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063

Fellowships to USA and Canada Scholars, Writers, Artists, and Scientists to Advance Work in ...

Deadline 09/17/21

Fellowships to USA and Canada individual scholars, writers, artists, and scientists in advanced stages of their career to support work in various fields. Funding is intended for professionals with a significant record of publication, exhibition, or performance who have...

GrantWatch ID#: 150420

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Educational Institutions in Eligible Areas for Environment, Safe...

Deadline 09/17/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and accredited educational institutions in eligible areas for programs in the areas of safety, community building, and environmental responsibility. Qualified applicants from the following locations are eligible to apply for fundin...

GrantWatch ID#: 180329

Grants to USA Nonprofits and For-Profits in Multiple States for Arts and Culture and Other C...

Deadline 09/17/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and for-profits in multiple states for programs, activities, and events to positively benefit local residents in areas where the funding source has a business presence. Applicants must propose activities that benefit eligible locat...

GrantWatch ID#: 188041

Grants to USA, Canada, and International K-12 Teachers to Enhance English Language Education

Deadline 09/19/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International K-12 English language arts teachers to support research projects that enhance the quality of education in the field. Proposals must address a specific question or problem to be studied and provide a clear timelin...

GrantWatch ID#: 160645

Opportunity for USA and Canada Individuals to Participate in an Educational Course on Food S...

Deadline 09/19/21

Opportunity for USA and Canada individuals to participate in an educational course on food styling. Successful applicants will participate in a ten-week course where they will complete assignments that will teach them the fundamental tips and tricks of food styling. Su...

GrantWatch ID#: 198292
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Participate in a Writing Resid...

Deadline 09/21/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International individuals and pairs to participate in a writing residency program in Switzerland. This opportunity is open to beginners as well as seasoned writers. Residencies vary in length from two weeks to six months, and the length...

GrantWatch ID#: 198536
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribal Governments for Joint Research Projects...

Deadline 12/01/21 Conference Date: 09/21/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribal governments for joint research projects on humanities-related topics. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support acti...

GrantWatch ID#: 151112

Grants to USA Teachers, Scholars, and Researchers for Humanities Research Projects

Deadline 09/22/21

Grants of $6,000 to USA teachers, scholars, and researchers for scholarly research projects in the humanities disciplines. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Applications are welcome from scholars in all humanities an...

GrantWatch ID#: 151116

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Research in the Areas of Humaniti...

Deadline 09/22/21

Fellowships of $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars to carry out postdoctoral research at IHEs and nonprofit hospitals and research institutions. Funding is intended for projects in the areas of humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, engineering, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159822

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Study, Write, and Work in New Y...

Deadline 09/24/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to study, write, and work in a library in New York. This program is open to scholars, academics, translators, writers, and visual artists. The goal of this fellowship is to promote dynamic conversations about sc...

GrantWatch ID#: 173018

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, Groups, and Schools for Community Benefit Projects in E...

Deadline 09/27/21

Grants to Washington DC nonprofit organizations, schools, and groups for projects and programs that benefit the community in eligible locations. Focus areas include children's education, social services, youth programs, arts and culture, enhancement of the physical env...

GrantWatch ID#: 178817
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars, Practitioners, and Artists to Suppor...

Deadline 09/30/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars, practitioners, and artists to support creative new projects in a variety of disciplines. Focus areas include legacies of slavery, law, education, and justice, and youth leadership and civic engagement. Fellows wil...

GrantWatch ID#: 160726

Grants to USA Teachers to Integrate Visual Arts into Educational Programming

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA educators for projects that enhance educational programs through art. Funding is intended to cover costs associated with visual art supplies and materials. The purpose of the grant program is to assist teachers in establishing or maintaini...

GrantWatch ID#: 170095

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Music Organizations for Contributions to ...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants of up to $7,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit music presenting, performing, and service organizations for contributions to contemporary concert music. Interested applicants are required to contact the Foundation prior to applying. Funding is intend...

GrantWatch ID#: 180259

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Increase Equity in the Arts

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to increase equity in the arts. Funding is intended for projects that address challenges related to diversity, equity, and inclusion in performing arts, with an emphasis on classical music. Eligible activities include, but are not ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191916

Grants to USA Historically Black Colleges and Universities to Digitally Archive Historic Pho...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA Historically Black Colleges and Universities to digitally archive historic photographs. Funding is intended to digitize and document photographs from the institution's collection. The goal of the program is to increase knowledge of previously unknown hist...

GrantWatch ID#: 197029

Scholarships and In-Kind Support to USA Black Writers to Recognize Outstanding Work in the G...

Deadline 09/30/21

Scholarships of $2,000 and in-kind support to USA Black writers to recognize outstanding work in the genres of fiction and nonfiction crime and mystery. Scholarship funds may be used for professional development, equipment, writing retreats, and working weekends away. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 198221

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Nonprofits to Support Activities that Impac...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to support activities that strengthen communities and families. Funding is intended to support activities in the focus areas of cultural arts, educational advancement, health, human services, hist...

GrantWatch ID#: 136079

Fellowship for USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Research on Democracy

Deadline 10/01/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International scholars, activists, and leaders to participate in a fellowship program in Washington, DC. Participants will research, collaborate, and develop strategies to build democracy. Applicants must be available to work in residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 159071

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Arts, Humanities, and Social Science Scholars for R...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $65,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars and professionals in the social sciences, humanities, or arts for a three to nine-month residency. Successful applicants will receive an office, airfare to and from the residence, an apartment, and a he...

GrantWatch ID#: 161651

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

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars and doctoral graduates for expenses related to non-commercial research in any area of knowledge. Funding is intended to support laboratory research expenses, fieldwork costs, travel to archives and libraries, and the purchase of m...

GrantWatch ID#: 163655

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, Filmmakers, and Production Companies...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $20,000 and grants of up to $60,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations, filmmakers, and production companies for the creation of Holocaust-related films. Films should have an educational value and broad distribution potential. Funding may b...

GrantWatch ID#: 174360
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Serve Holocaust Survivors and for ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations and institutions to provide services for elderly Holocaust survivors, and for Holocaust education, research, and preservation. Funding is intended to provide care to Holocaust victims as well as for documentation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174361

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Pre- and Post-Doctoral Scholars for Humanities...

Deadline 10/01/21

Fellowships with stipends of $30,000, $35,000, or $45,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars to participate in a research residency at a renowned arts institution. Funding is intended to support research in the thematic areas of African American Art History and...

GrantWatch ID#: 176119

Grants to USA and Canada Organizations, Tribes, First Nations, and Organizations to Address ...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of $3,000 and grants of $5,000 to USA and Canada grassroots groups, tribes, First Nations, and organizations to mitigate the negative impacts of mining. Priority funding is intended for projects that protect ecosystems, the environment, community health, and cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia Nonprofits for Literacy, Children, Art...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants averaging $5,000 to Maryland, Washington, DC, and West Virginia area nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that focus on arts, literacy, children, and humanitarian efforts. While all areas are considered, the Foundation primarily concentrates its fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 178281

Opportunity for USA Artists in Multiple States to be Registered in a Directory for Education...

Deadline 10/01/21

Opportunity for Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Washington, DC artists to be included in an online directory for Virginia state residents. The purpose of the directory is to enable schools and communit...

GrantWatch ID#: 193840

Grants to USA Black Nonprofit Arts Organizations for General Operating Expenses

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA Black nonprofit arts organizations for general operating expenses. Funding is intended to support Black-led arts organizations in their crucial community and cultural work. Grants may be used for general operations, as this type of organization is typical...

GrantWatch ID#: 197092

Opportunity for USA Producers and Directors to Receive Production Funding for Films Produced...

Deadline 10/01/21

Opportunity for USA film producers and directors to receive up to $50,000 in production funding for nonfiction short films and documentaries created by people of color. Eligible projects may be in the pre-production, production, or post-production stage. In addition to...

GrantWatch ID#: 197869

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Postdoctoral Researchers for Research Projects...

Deadline 10/01/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International postdoctoral researchers for the advancement of research in the fields of humanities, social sciences, sciences, technology, engineering, and math. The fellowship will take place at a university in Israel. Fellows will rece...

GrantWatch ID#: 198107

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, Groups, and Individuals for Music Wo...

Deadline 10/03/21

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International organizations, groups, and individuals for workshops and music programs that provide coaching and support to eligible amateur musicians. Funding may only be used towards instrument rentals, scholarships, and cham...

GrantWatch ID#: 180316

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

Deadline 10/04/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 188553

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Science-Related Film Projects

Deadline 10/04/21

Grants of up to $25,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA, Canada, and International artists for science-related film projects. Priority will be given to proposals that spotlight diversity and expand the scope of science and what it means to be a scientist. Projects m...

GrantWatch ID#: 188598
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Original Works Related to Amer...

Deadline 10/05/21

Fellowships of $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals for works related to pre-twentieth-century American history, culture, and literature. Funding is intended for journalists, writers, filmmakers, and creative and performing artists. The fellowships will...

GrantWatch ID#: 198537

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Native American Tribes, and IHEs to Create Opportunities...

Deadline 10/07/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Native American tribes, and IHEs to create opportunities for public access to historical resources. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended fo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174204
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Increase Access to Records of Histor...

Deadline 10/07/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and IHEs for projects that increase access to records of historical significance. Applicants must ensure that required registrations are completed prior to applying. The purpose of the grant program is...

GrantWatch ID#: 180922

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes for Historic Preservation Projects

Deadline 10/07/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribes for historic preservation projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of this grant program is to support projects that process...

GrantWatch ID#: 189899

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars to Pursue Humanities Studies

Deadline 10/07/21

Fellowships of up to $70,000 to USA, Canada, and International scholars to pursue studies in the humanities. Funding is intended for scholars focusing on any area of humanities, as well as the arts, the professions, and natural and social sciences. The residencies will...

GrantWatch ID#: 197702
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Awards and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Recognize Outstandin...

Deadline 10/10/21

Awards and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International artists in eligible locations to recognize outstanding artistry. In addition to a $10,000 unrestricted monetary grant, artists will receive studio visits from seasoned artists, gallerists, curators, and educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 192232
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Awards to USA Recent Graduates, Professionals, and Graduate Students for International Study...

Deadline 10/12/21

Awards to USA college graduates, young professionals, and graduate students for international exchange programs. Funding is intended to provide students with opportunities for research, teaching, and learning in a wide range of disciplines. Program opportunities includ...

GrantWatch ID#: 186910

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for Humanities Programs Related to Wars...

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for humanities programs related to wars and conflicts. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of the program is to support the stu...

GrantWatch ID#: 160163

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Support the Performing Arts

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants to USA nonprofit arts organizations for operating support. Organizations with small budgets are required to contact the funding source prior to submitting a proposal. Funding is intended to support and expand the performing arts, with a particular focus on theat...

GrantWatch ID#: 173292
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Grants to USA Arts Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Increase Public Acceptance of Coronavir...

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants of up to $75,000 to USA and territories nonprofit arts and cultural organizations, IHEs, and arts agencies and foundations to increase public confidence in, and acceptance of, vaccines against the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Funding is intended to support projects t...

GrantWatch ID#: 198476

Awards to USA K-12 Educators for Enhancing Students' Knowledge About Japan

Deadline 10/15/21

Awards to USA teachers of kindergarten through 12th grade for their commitment to enhancing students' knowledge about Japan. The award is presented annually to K-12 teachers who excel in one of two categories: humanities and the Japanese language. Previous award recipi...

GrantWatch ID#: 149865
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Award to a USA, Territories, and Canada Author for a Scholarly Book or Catalog About Costume ...

Deadline 10/15/21

Award of $750 to a USA, Territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands), or Canada author for a published book or exhibition catalog that contributes significantly to the study of costume and research related to dress. Funding is intended for material that makes a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150317