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Washington, DC Grants: 

State grants, state government funding and/or fee for service contracts may be available to support or supplement your organization's education, social welfare, science and other proposed program.

Number of Grants: 26

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits, Artists, and Arts Professionals for Public Art Installa...

Deadline 08/10/18 Conference Date: 06/01/18

Grants to Washington, DC artists, arts professionals, nonprofit organizations, and business improvement districts to design, create, and install new permanent or temporary public art works. Applicants must arrange a hearing to solicit a letter of community support prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to connec...

GrantWatch ID#: 179396

Grants to USA Academics and Professionals for Research and Teaching Opportunities Abroad

Deadline 08/01/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants to USA academics and professionals to participate in research and teaching in a broad range of disciplines. Funding will support work at qualifying institutions, research centers, and organizations throughout the world. Opportunities are open to university and college faculty and administrators, as well as artists, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 159878

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits to Operate Senior Wellness Programs

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for the operation of new wellness centers serving senior citizens. The wellness centers will promote healthy lifestyles, good nutrition, exercise, and general wellness among the District’s elderly population, aged 60 and above. DCOA seeks applicants that will bring ext...

GrantWatch ID#: 183467

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits for Summer Job Programs for Youth and Young Adults

Deadline 05/25/18

Grants of up to $15,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit community-based organizations serving Latino communities for summer employment programs for youth. The purpose of this program is to provide youth (ages 14-24) with summer work and career readiness opportunities. Programs should expose participating youth to different car...

GrantWatch ID#: 183558

Grant to a Washington, DC Nonprofit or For-Profit to Help Underrepresented Entrepreneurs Gro...

Deadline 05/30/18

Grant to a Washington, DC nonprofit organization or for-profit corporation to manage a funding program that will invest in high-growth potential, early-stage businesses. Eligible businesses are led by underrepresented entrepreneurs, such as women, people of color, people with disabilities, and LGBT individuals. This may in...

GrantWatch ID#: 183559

Fellowships to Washington, DC Artists and Humanities Practitioners to Contribute to the Cult...

Deadline 06/01/18

Fellowships of up to $10,000 to Washington, DC artists, arts professionals, and humanities professionals for activities that contribute to the District’s cultural atmosphere. Funding will support activities in disciplines such as theatre, music, humanities, and dance. Please note that these awards are not project-based; ...

GrantWatch ID#: 155003

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits for Arts and Humanities Projects in Wards 7 and 8

Deadline 06/08/18

Grants of up to $35,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to provide arts and humanities opportunities to District residents in Wards 7 and 8, east of the Anacostia River. Possible activities may include, but are not limited to, design, dance, traditional and folk arts, media arts, literature, visual arts, theater,...

GrantWatch ID#: 171428

Grants to Washington, DC Individual Curators for Visual Art Exhibitions for Public Audiences

Deadline 07/27/18 Conference Date: 06/07/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Washington, DC artists and arts professionals with prior curatorial experience to develop and present visual art exhibitions. In addition to cash funding, this program provides access to a contemporary exhibition venue. The purpose of this award is to benefit District residents by presenting com...

GrantWatch ID#: 182451

Grants to USA Tribal Governments to Respond to Violent Crimes Affecting Women

Deadline 06/07/18

Grants to USA Tribal governments to address violent crimes against women within the criminal justice system. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations no later than May 24. This program promotes the coordinated efforts of tribal criminal justice systems and victim service providers to ensure victim safet...

GrantWatch ID#: 178039

Grants to Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC Art Galleries and Artists in the Washington...

Deadline 07/20/18

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia arts galleries, organizations, and artists in the Washington, DC metropolitan area to acquire fine artwork for the funding source's collection. The collection is used to loan pieces to local agencies for display in public areas and offices of government buildings. Grant ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183570

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits for Health Promotion Events and Activities

Deadline 05/31/18

Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit and faith-based organizations to host one-time events and activities that promote health for District residents. Applications are invited from community-based organizations that are interested in implementing health promotion events and programs. An appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 183721

Grants to Washington, DC Businesses and Organizations to Enhance Federal Parkland

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to Washington, DC businesses and organizations to enhance federal parkland located within the District. Organizations must have a partnership with the National Park Service to support qualifying improvement projects. Possible uses of funds include, but are not limited to, facilities or infrastructure upgrades, repai...

GrantWatch ID#: 183582

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Private Enterprises for Daytime Homelessness Services

Deadline 06/04/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations, faith-based organizations, and private enterprises to provide year-round daytime services to individuals who are experiencing homelessness. Selected organizations will provide a safe and dignified environment and connect people to supportive services. Purpose/Descriptio...

GrantWatch ID#: 183583

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities Events and Proje...

Deadline 06/08/18 Conference Date: 05/29/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations and grants of up to $10,000 to individuals to promote the arts and humanities. Applications are invited for projects that serve a diverse range of the District’s communities. Proposals are invited from qualifying program providers who offer exemplary proje...

GrantWatch ID#: 171430

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits for PreK-12 Arts and Humanities Projects

Deadline 06/08/18 Conference Date: 05/29/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to support arts and humanities programs for preK-12 children and youth. Activities may take place in-school or out-of-school-time. This program also supports arts and humanities professional development opportunities for classroom educators. CAH seeks grant applications ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183572

Grant to Washington, DC Nonprofits and Individuals for Arts and Humanities International Exc...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit arts and cultural organizations and grants of up to $20,000 to individuals to foster the exchange of arts and humanities. Funding will support projects and travel expenses associated with projects carried out with the District’s international sister cities. CAH seek...

GrantWatch ID#: 131711

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits for Arts Field Trips for Public School Students

Deadline 06/22/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to support costs associated with arts and humanities field trips for K-12 students in local public schools. Funding is available for field trips related to film, dance, theatre, music, and visual arts. Funding will support the cost of field trip tickets, associated transport...

GrantWatch ID#: 181794

Grants to Washington, DC Arts and Humanities Nonprofits to Plan Building Renovations

Deadline 07/27/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for the planning of capital projects related to arts and humanities venues. Applicants are required to attend an in-person or online workshop prior to applying; sessions are available throughout May, June, and July. Applications are invited from qualified organizations that ...

GrantWatch ID#: 181368

Grants to Washington, DC Arts and Humanities Nonprofits to Renovate Facilities and Purchase ...

Deadline 07/27/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit arts and humanities organizations for capital projects related to qualifying venues. Applicants must attend a workshop prior to applying; sessions are available throughout May, June and July. Applications are invited from qualifying organizations that rent, own, or intend to rent or own f...

GrantWatch ID#: 181370

Grants to Washington, DC Arts and Humanities Nonprofits for Capital Projects in Leased Facil...

Deadline 07/27/18 Conference Date: 05/31/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit arts and humanities organizations for capital projects related to leased facilities. Applicants must attend a workshop prior to applying; sessions are available throughout May, June and July. Applications are accepted from qualifying organizations with one to seven years remaining on the ...

GrantWatch ID#: 183594

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Digital Platforms to Present the Humanities

Deadline 06/06/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and government agencies to analyze and interpret humanities content primarily in digital formats and platforms. Applicants must verify or create the required registrations no later than April 25 and May 23. Eligible platforms may include websites, mobile applications and tours, interac...

GrantWatch ID#: 181580

Grants to Washington, DC Arts and Humanities Nonprofits for Organizational Stability

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants of up to $50,000 to Washington, DC arts and humanities nonprofits for projects to support programmatic and organizational sustainability. Applicants are required to attend a workshop on May 10 or May 22. The UPS grant program provides capacity building support to established DC-based arts and humanities nonprof...

GrantWatch ID#: 171481

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits to Improve and Develop Public Charter Schools

Deadline 06/25/18 LOI Date: 05/25/18

Grants to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations to support the development of public charter schools. Applicants must submit an intent to apply by May 25. Mandatory webinars will be held on May 22 and May 25. Funding will be provided for both direct and indirect assistance. Overview of the SOAR Act: As a part of a...

GrantWatch ID#: 127404

Grants to Washington, DC Public Charter Schools to Enhance School Facilities

Deadline 06/25/18 LOI Date: 05/25/18

Grants to Washington, DC public charter schools to renovate school facilities. Applicants must submit a notice of intent to apply no later than May 25. Mandatory pre-application webinars are scheduled for May 22 and May 25. The purpose of this program is to increase the number of spaces available in high-quality District c...

GrantWatch ID#: 183653

Grants to Washington DC, Virginia, and Maryland Nonprofits to Improve Security and Prevent T...

Deadline 06/15/18

Grants to Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia nonprofit organizations that are at a high risk for terrorist attacks to implement physical security improvements. Applicants must be located within the Capital Region, which includes the District of Columbia; Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties in Maryland; Arlington,...

GrantWatch ID#: 168931

Grants to USA Law Enforcement Agencies to Investigate the Distribution of Illegal Drugs

Deadline 06/27/18

Grants to USA law enforcement agencies to improve public safety through the investigation of illegal, drug-related activities related. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registrations well in advance of the deadline date. This program focuses on the distribution of heroin or unlawful distribution of pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 155699