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224 Arts and Culture Grants for Maine

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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 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

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, and Tribal Governments for Joint Research Projects...

Deadline 12/01/21

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

Fellowships to USA Individuals in New England States for Arts and Culture Projects that Impa...

Deadline 09/27/21

Fellowships to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont artists, community organizers, administrators, and entrepreneurs to benefit the local community. The fellowship is intended for individuals who are using arts and culture as tool...

GrantWatch ID#: 180998

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Education, Arts and Culture, Children, Environment, Animals, an...

Deadline 09/25/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and territories for initiatives that enhance the lives of residents across the country. Funding is intended to support projects and services in the areas of education, environment, children, arts, animal welfare, and humanitarian s...

GrantWatch ID#: 164766

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Programs that Enhance the Quality of Life in Eligibl...

Deadline 09/30/21

Grants to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations in multiple states and provinces to improve the quality of life in eligible regions. Funding is intended to address priority areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion; workforce development; civic and cultural growth; hu...

GrantWatch ID#: 129040

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

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

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

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for a Range of Programs that Benefit Local Resid...

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to address the needs of residents in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Funding is intended for activities and programs within the focus areas of community development, human services, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 174764

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 USA Nonprofits in Multiple States to Benefit Local Communities

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants of up to $25,000 to Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont nonprofit organizations to support activities that have a community impact in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support the focus areas of economic development, education, arts and cul...

GrantWatch ID#: 178822

Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Community Betterment Projects

Deadline 10/01/21

Grants to Maine nonprofit organizations to support community-improvement projects that benefit local residents. Funding is intended for programs and activities within the focus areas of health, education, environment, arts and culture, and community and social services...

GrantWatch ID#: 195013

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

Grant to a Maine Artist for a Public Arts Project in an Eligible Location

Deadline 10/04/21

Grant of $10,000 to a Maine individual artist in eligible locations to develop and create a public work of art that will benefit both new and long-time residents of the area. Funding is intended to support the development of a design for an outdoor mural that will be p...

GrantWatch ID#: 198570
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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

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

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes for Humanities Projects in the Wake of...

Deadline 11/01/21 Conference Date: 10/07/21

Grants of up to $7,500 to Maine nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, government agencies, and Native American tribal governments for humanities support in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to promote project...

GrantWatch ID#: 197985

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

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
NEW

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
NEW

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Arts Programming to Benefit Senior Citi...

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofits, government agencies, and tribes in partnership with an artist for activities that benefit senior citizens. Funding is intended for hiring a pre-selected artist to work together with the grantee organization in conducting arts...

GrantWatch ID#: 170977
NEW

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

Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Public Arts and Humanities Projects

Deadline 10/14/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations government agencies, and tribal governments for public programs and projects that combine both humanities and arts disciplines. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to promo...

GrantWatch ID#: 177766

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
NEW

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

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

Grants to Maine Agencies and Nonprofits for Community Benefit Projects

Deadline 10/15/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to Maine municipalities, nonprofit organizations, and school systems for projects that benefit local communities. Funding is intended to support projects that address environmental and social needs. Preference is given to short-term projects tha...

GrantWatch ID#: 176557
NEW

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Academic Institutions, and Agencies for the Installation of Transp...

Deadline 11/19/21 LOI Date: 10/18/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, academic institutions, and state, local, and federal government entities for the installation of transportation canal historical markers. Applicants are required to submit a letter of intent prior to a full application. Canal mark...

GrantWatch ID#: 195545
NEW

Awards to USA Painters to Recognize Outstanding Works of Visual Art

Deadline 10/19/21

Awards of $7,000 to USA and territories painters to recognize outstanding works of visual art. The purpose of the program is to recognize exceptional pieces of new surrealist art. Applicants will be asked to describe what the work is about and how it represents the pri...

GrantWatch ID#: 198068

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Theater Organizations and Publishers for the Transl...

Deadline 10/20/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International literary publishers and theater organizations for the translation of Canadian dramatic or literary works. Applicants must be registered in the online portal in advance of the deadline. Funding is intended to pre...

GrantWatch ID#: 177981