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83 Preservation Grants for Washington, DC

Historic Preservation and rehabilitation of land, homes, libraries, museums, film, art, cultural and religious resources. Historic preservation of historical buildings and preservation of historical landmarks.

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Grants to USA Individuals and IHE Faculty for Conservation Research

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants to USA faculty at IHEs or individuals at nonprofits, government agencies, and for-profits for conservation research. A preliminary proposal must be submitted prior to a full application. Funding is intended to support community partnerships that will improve sci...

GrantWatch ID#: 183633

Grants to USA State, Local, and Tribal Agencies, IHEs, Farming Cooperatives, and Agricultura...

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA and Territories state, local, and tribal agencies, IHEs, farming cooperatives, and agricultural producers for environmental projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for a range of...

GrantWatch ID#: 144030

Grants to USA Tribes to Protect and Conserve Endangered Wildlife

Deadline 10/29/20

Grants to USA tribes to conserve and protect wildlife. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to support projects that benefit endangered species or their habitats. Eligible uses of funds include the d...

GrantWatch ID#: 186643

Grants for USA, Canada, and International Research and Conservation Projects Related to Sea ...

Deadline 10/30/20

Grants of $1,000 for USA, Canada, and International conservation and research programs across the globe related to sea turtles. Funding is intended to strengthen networking and build research capacity, and to support activities in the focus areas of science, outreach, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 146770

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Protect New England’s Railway History

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects to protect New England’s railway history. Funding is intended for projects addressing the protection of historic railroad structures, equipment, and information related to New England railroads. Applications may be s...

GrantWatch ID#: 147449

Grants to USA State and Local Agencies to Acquire and Protect Historic Sites

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants to USA state and local government agencies for the acquisition and preservation of historic sites. Applicants are advised that required registrations must be completed prior to applying. Funding is intended to help applicants purchase land through fee simple met...

GrantWatch ID#: 160302

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Researchers for Wildlife Protection Projects

Deadline 10/31/20

Grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International researchers for wildlife and plant protection initiatives. Priority will be given to species facing a high risk of extinction, especially endangered and critically endangered species, as well as species with lim...

GrantWatch ID#: 186060

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Individuals to Research, Archive, and Preserve Music

Deadline 11/01/20

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $20,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and individuals for music-related research and preservation projects. Funding is intended to help safeguard public and private collections of music and other recorded sounds th...

GrantWatch ID#: 181543

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

Deadline 11/01/20

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

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Local ...

Deadline 11/02/20

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations in eligible regions to benefit local residents and communities, with particular importance given to underserved populations. Funding is intended for programs and activities within the focus areas ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177905

Grants to USA Individuals for Projects and Research Related to Preservation

Deadline 11/06/20

Grants to USA individuals for research and preservation projects. Funding is intended to contribute to the professional and academic field of historic preservation. Eligible project areas include architecture, arts, environmental planning, historic preservation, and ur...

GrantWatch ID#: 160429

Grant to a USA Individual for Research Related to Historic Preservation

Deadline 11/06/20

Grant to a USA individual for a research project that will contribute to the field of historic preservation. Funding is intended to support research that relates to the interpretation, preservation, appreciation, teaching, and study of European architecture, art, and r...

GrantWatch ID#: 160430

Grants to USA Tribal Programs, Schools and Colleges, and Individuals for the Preservation of...

Deadline 11/06/20

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA tribal language programs, tribal schools and colleges, and individuals from eligible tribes for the preservation of indigenous languages. Funding is intended for the documentation and revitalization of languages from tribes that came into...

GrantWatch ID#: 162775

Grant to a USA Individual for a Project Related to Structural Design and Historic Preservati...

Deadline 11/06/20

Grant of up to $15,000 to a USA individual for a project related to structural design and historic preservation. Preference will be given to proposals that benefit underrepresented communities. Eligible applicants include architects, engineers, and other design profess...

GrantWatch ID#: 192692

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Environmental, Arts, Educational, and Health Programs

Deadline 11/10/20

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations to support schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; hospitals; skills training; educational programs; programming for youth, seniors, and people who are handicapped; environmental and wildlife prote...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639

In-Kind Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Advance Environmental Research

Deadline 11/15/20

In-kind grants of resources and equipment valued at up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit and educational organizations to advance environmental and wildlife-related research. The grants are intended to promote research related to preservation, anima...

GrantWatch ID#: 188428

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Enhance Museum Services

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for initiatives to enhance museum services. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for activities related to information access, liter...

GrantWatch ID#: 162641

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Capacity Building and Professional Development at ...

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and agencies for initiatives to benefit African American museums. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to expand institutional capacity as well a...

GrantWatch ID#: 162642

Grants to USA Indian Tribes and Nonprofits Serving Native Hawaiians for Culture and Heritage...

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to USA Indian tribes and nonprofit organizations serving Native Hawaiians for culture and heritage preservation projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Previously funded projects include a radio show, a tr...

GrantWatch ID#: 162643

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Projects that Enhance and Restore Wildlife Habitat...

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies for activities to protect the environment in the state of Minnesota. Funding is intended to support projects that enhance or restore wetlands, forests, prairies, and habitats for game, fish,...

GrantWatch ID#: 184191
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Grants to USA Agencies and Nonprofits to Support Museum Project Implementation

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and territories agencies and nonprofit organizations to encourage museums to empower individuals through learning, assess and address community needs, and enhance collection care and access. Applicants are advised that required registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 184387
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and Educational Insti...

Deadline 11/16/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, agencies, tribes, and educational institutions to protect migratory shorebirds. Funding is intended to enhance habitat conditions at critical sites on which migratory shorebirds depend at different stage...

GrantWatch ID#: 187240

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Nonprofits, and Cultural Organizations...

Deadline 11/20/20

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, cultural institutions, and individuals for scholarly and historical research, archiving, and preservation of information about genres of Latin music. Funding is also intended to support a...

GrantWatch ID#: 153344

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

Deadline 11/30/20

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 (particu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Museums to Preserve Artwork

Deadline 11/30/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit museums for artwork preservation projects. Applicants must submit a pre-proposal prior to applying. The purpose of the program is for the conservation of culturally and historically significant works of art that are da...

GrantWatch ID#: 181033

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Library Employee to Attend a Professio...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or library employee to cover expenses related to attending a professional conference. Eligible applicants are those that are new to the field of archives preservation. Funding is intended to subsidize the costs require...

GrantWatch ID#: 149313

Award to a USA or Canada Organization, Business, or Individual for an Exceptional History Pr...

Deadline 12/01/20

Award of $1,000 to a USA or Canada 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, exhi...

GrantWatch ID#: 163017
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Research Institutions for Studies Related to Waste ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants to USA, Canada, and International research institutions for studies related to the management of solid waste. Applicants proposing certain research projects must contact program staff prior to initiating the application process. Research areas include recycling,...

GrantWatch ID#: 170682
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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Group for Collaborative Historical Re...

Deadline 12/01/20

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group in recognition of activities that promote the preservation of documentation. The award is intended to honor collaborative efforts of projects to preserve resources in historical institutions, librar...

GrantWatch ID#: 174890
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits, Agencies, Public Schools, and Colleges ...

Deadline 12/01/20

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and public schools and colleges for projects and programs that foster the growth of bluegrass music. Funding is intended for cultural, educational, organizational dev...

GrantWatch ID#: 176895

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

Deadline 12/02/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs for the translation and preparation of humanities texts. The program encourages applications for long-term and short-term editorial projects, as well as projects that are at a plan...

GrantWatch ID#: 151063
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Training Programs in Maintenance and Restoration of Collector V...

Deadline 12/04/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for hands-on educational programs that teach young people about vehicle and boat restoration. Priority will be given to programs that focus on high school and college-age students. Funding is intended to teach the specialized skill...

GrantWatch ID#: 178548
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Awards to USA K-12 Science Teachers to Recognize Outstanding Environmental Preservation Proj...

Deadline 12/10/20

Awards of $10,000 to USA K-12 science teachers for exceptional work in preserving the environment. Nominees should present a proposal for a high-quality environmental science project. In addition to the cash prize, winners will receive an expense-paid trip to attend a ...

GrantWatch ID#: 171376
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects to Advance Arts Scholarship

Deadline 12/11/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for original and innovative projects that advance education in the area of the arts. Funding is intended to support exhibition, academic, conservation, or convening support. The Foundation is seeking proposals that will provide pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 185201

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Youth to Present Solutions to Global Challenges to H...

Deadline 02/15/21 LOI Date: 12/14/20

Prizes of up to $1,500 to USA, Canada, and International youth or teams youth, ages 13-24, to present solutions to global challenges, as identified by the United Nations. Applicants must submit the first round of applications before moving up to the second round. Group...

GrantWatch ID#: 165282
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Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Exceptional Care of Historic Collections and Sites

Deadline 12/15/20

Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to recognize exceptional commitment to the care of historic sites, structures, and collections. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collections preservation through research, interpretation, e...

GrantWatch ID#: 161163
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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Foster the Study and Appreciation of Historical American Art

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit institutions to foster the study and appreciation of historical American art. Funding is intended to support programs and activities that involve presentations of new studies on American art, the preservation and restoration of American art mast...

GrantWatch ID#: 171512
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Ecological Conservation Advertising Campaigns

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants of up to $15,000 to USA nonprofits for advertising campaigns that further the cause of wildland preservation. Priority will be given to projects that are likely to have immediate and measurable on wildland ecosystem restoration and conservation over those that a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177324

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Safe Usage of Off-Highway Vehicles and Protect Access t...

Deadline 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, public riding areas, and land conservation organizations to promote the proper access and use of public lands. Funding is intended to support activities that ensure the safe use of off-highway vehicles, educate the public on conse...

GrantWatch ID#: 177556
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Professional Activities to Preserve Art

Deadline 01/15/21 LOI Date: 12/15/20

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for professional activities to preserve art. Applicants are required to submit a Letter of Intent prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended for programs that support the professional practice of art conservation, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 179284
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Humanities Programs

Deadline 01/06/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and institutions of higher education for humanities programs that serve the general public. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Eligible projects are ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177745

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Activities to Conserve Forested Areas

Deadline 01/11/21

Grants to USA and Territories nonprofit organizations, local government agencies, and tribes for activities to conserve forestlands. Applicants must discuss their proposal with program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects involving private f...

GrantWatch ID#: 177342
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribes to Create a Digital Database of Histor...

Deadline 01/14/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, and tribes for the creation of a nation-wide searchable database of historic newspapers. Interested applicants are advised that required registrations may take as long as one month to com...

GrantWatch ID#: 177357
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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Digital Humanities Preservation

Deadline 01/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofits, government agencies, and institutions of higher education for projects to enhance the use of digital technologies in humanities programming. Applicants are advised that registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176104
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Experienced Project Leaders for Projects Relating t...

Deadline 01/20/21

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA, Canada, and International experienced project leaders for a wide range of projects on topics in wildlife, the planet, and human society. Funding is intended for confident and creative projects in education, conservation, research, techno...

GrantWatch ID#: 183820

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Individuals to Preserve Movies Created by or Involving Women

Deadline 02/01/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofit organizations and individuals to preserve or restore American films. Eligible films are those in which women have held significant positions, such as producer, director, performer, writer, and editor. Funding is intended for cos...

GrantWatch ID#: 164378

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Environmental and Community Projects

Deadline 05/01/21 LOI Date: 02/01/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for a wide variety of environmental and community programs and projects. Applicants must submit a letter of inquiry prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects in many ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173142

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

Deadline 02/01/21

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

GrantWatch ID#: 178266

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in Multiple States for Health, Education, Environment, ...

Deadline 02/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofits and government agencies in multiple states for a range of programs that benefit local communities where the funding source operates. Funding is intended to support the priority areas of health, conservation and the environment, empowering famil...

GrantWatch ID#: 174648

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits, Groups, and Businesses to Protect Water Habi...

Deadline 02/19/21

Grants of up to $5,000 and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits, groups, and businesses to conserve, protect, and restore important wildlife habitats in ponds, rivers, swamps, wetlands, and streams. Consideration will be given to both new and ongoing projects. Applicati...

GrantWatch ID#: 174212