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Maine Literacy Grants:  75 Literacy & Libraries Grants for Maine.

Literary grants for nonprofits, schools and libraries, early literacy grants, health literacy, financial literacy and literacy grants for teachers.
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Grants to USA K-5 Teachers at Low-Income Schools for Educational Arts-Based Projects

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants of up to $450 to USA elementary school teachers that serve disadvantaged students for projects that incorporate an arts and inquiry-based approach to learning. Projects should emphasize a holistic methodology that will address all learners th... GrantWatch ID#: 161847

Grants to Maine Nonprofits in Eligible Communities for Financial Education and Community Development

Deadline: 11/30/17

Grants to Maine nonprofits for educational initiatives, with priority given to financial literacy programs. Community and economic improvement programs that attract business and employment are also prioritized. Funding is intended for projects in th... GrantWatch ID#: 176256

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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian or Library Employee to Attend a Professional Development Conf...

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grant of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian or library employee to cover expenses related to attending a professional development conference. Eligible applicants are those that are new to the field of archive preservation. Funding i... GrantWatch ID#: 149313

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian for Extraordinary Achievements in Enhancing Library Services

Deadline: 12/01/17

Award to a USA, Canada, or International librarian, employed by a nonprofit or institution of higher education, to acknowledge extraordinary work in enhancing library services. Nominees should demonstrate achievements that have greatly contributed t... GrantWatch ID#: 160081

Grants to USA Scholars and Doctoral Graduates for Research in Science, Humanities, or Any Other Discipline

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $6,000 to USA scholars for research in the sciences, humanities, or any other area of knowledge. The Funding Source is particularly interested in applicants that have recently completed their doctorates. Funding is intended to help c... GrantWatch ID#: 163655

Grants to USA and Canada Libraries for Programs for People with Autism of All Ages and their Families

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and Canada libraries for services, projects, and programs that benefit people with autism of all ages or their families. Funding may be used to buy program materials, to hire a trainer to present a workshop, or to pay f... GrantWatch ID#: 165935

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Early-Career Librarian for Outstanding Leadership

Deadline: 12/01/17

Award of $1,500 to a USA, Canada, or International early-career librarian to recognize outstanding contributions through technical services and library collections. Nominations are invited on behalf of librarians who demonstrate outstanding potentia... GrantWatch ID#: 174845

Award to a USA or Canadian Librarian for Extraordinary Achievements in the Fields of Cataloging or Classification

Deadline: 12/01/17

Award to a USA or Canadian librarian to acknowledge extraordinary accomplishments in their profession. These achievements should take place within the fields of classification or cataloging. In addition to the commendation, a $2,000 scholarship is d... GrantWatch ID#: 174846

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Achievements in Library Development

Deadline: 12/01/17

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual member of the library profession for significant national or international achievements in academic or research librarianship or library development. This award recognizes and honors achi... GrantWatch ID#: 174848

Awards to USA IHE Libraries to Recognize Outstanding and Collaborative Library Staff

Deadline: 12/01/17

Awards of $3,000 recognize a USA community college, college, and university library for the accomplishments of librarians and staff. Awards are intended to recognize librarians and library staff as they come together as a team to support the mission... GrantWatch ID#: 174849

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian for Outstanding Work in Instruction in Colleges or Libraries

Deadline: 12/01/17

Award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to acknowledge the outstanding work of an individual who has contributed to the enhancement of instruction in a higher education institution or research library. In addition to the cash pr... GrantWatch ID#: 174850

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Academic Librarian or Team for an Outstanding Information Literacy Proj...

Deadline: 12/01/17

Award of $3,000 to a USA, Canada, or International academic librarian or academic project team to recognize an outstanding information literacy program or instruction project. Strong nominations demonstrate quality, innovation, and creativity within... GrantWatch ID#: 174851

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual or Group for Outstanding Work in Preserving Archives

Deadline: 12/01/17

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International individual or group to recognize and aid outstanding work in the field of preservation. Preservation work may take place in historical institutions, libraries, or archives. Nominees should demonstra... GrantWatch ID#: 174890

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Health, Youth, Education, Culture, and Faith-Based Activites

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofits and certain faith-based organizations for a broad range of charitable activities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of community programs; support for hospitals; rehabilitation and welfare; education, literature,... GrantWatch ID#: 176355

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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved or Minority Children

Deadline: 04/01/18
LOI Date: 12/01/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for the development of new programs or the assessment of existing programs that promote educational success for disadvantaged children. Initial proposals are due by December 1. Applications are invited for the f... GrantWatch ID#: 176854

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Public Schools, and Colleges for Music Projects

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants of up to $2,000 to USA nonprofit agencies, public schools, colleges and other qualified governmental agencies for projects and programs related to bluegrass music. The Foundation encourages the art form of bluegrass music, as well as related ... GrantWatch ID#: 176895

Grant to a USA Library for Outreach Projects Targeting Underserved Children

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grant of $3,000 to a USA library for a project that engages underserved children (ages 0-14). Funding will be used to conduct outstanding and replicable outreach work. Applications will be considered for new and innovative programs, or for the expan... GrantWatch ID#: 176910

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Institutions of Higher Education for the Creation of Holocaust-Related ...

Deadline: 12/01/17

Grants to USA, Canada, and International institutions of higher education for the creation or implementation of courses related to the Holocaust. Funding may be used towards educational training and resources to enhance preparations for a course, su... GrantWatch ID#: 179479

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Award to a USA Public Librarian to Recognize Outstanding Knowledge of Books and Service to the Public

Deadline: 12/04/17

Award of $3,000 to a USA librarian working in a public library setting to recognize outstanding depth and range of knowledge about library materials. Eligible nominees are those that demonstrate an exceptional knowledge of fiction, nonfiction, refer... GrantWatch ID#: 144803

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Award to a USA Public Library Executive to Recognize Innovative Accomplishments in Library Service

Deadline: 12/04/17

Award of $1,000 to a USA public library director to recognize outstanding and innovative career achievements in implementing change and taking risks. The award criteria will cover the last seven year period of accomplishments and successes in servin... GrantWatch ID#: 144804

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Award to a USA Library in a Rural Area to Recognize Outstanding Service to the Community

Deadline: 12/04/17

Award of $1,000 to a USA library in a rural area to recognize outstanding service to a community that has a below average income level. The award may be given for a specific program that achieved specific results or for an overall service program. ... GrantWatch ID#: 144805

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Award to a USA Public Library, Trustee, or Staff Member for Outstanding Commitment to Intellectual Freedom

Deadline: 12/04/17

Award of $1,500 to a USA public library, library trustee, or staff member for demonstrating an outstanding commitment to intellectual freedom and the Library Bill of Rights. The award may recognize diverse library collections, public programs that o... GrantWatch ID#: 144806

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In-Kind Award to a USA, Canada, or International Public Library for Audio Music or Video Products

Deadline: 12/04/17

In-kind award valued at up to $2,500 to a USA, Canada, or International public library to purchase audio music or video products that will contribute to the library's collection and increase public exposure to these formats. Applicants should demons... GrantWatch ID#: 164636

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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Public Library for Romance Fiction and Related Programs

Deadline: 12/04/17

Grants of $4,500 to a USA, Canada, or International public library to expand or build up its romance fiction collection, as well as to fund romance fiction programs. Funding is intended to purchase romance fiction or for program expenses such as aut... GrantWatch ID#: 164637

Award to a USA or Canada Public Library to Recognize Creative and Outstanding Service to the Public

Deadline: 12/04/17

Award of $2,000 to a USA or Canada public library to recognize an outstanding program, service, or activity that serves the public in an innovative, cutting-edge way. The winning program will have had a measurable impact on the library's patrons. ... GrantWatch ID#: 176535

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Library, Librarian, or Library Worker for Technology that Improved Serv...

Deadline: 12/04/17

Award of $1,000 to a USA, Canada, or International library, librarian, or library worker for implementing technology and innovation to improve services for public library patrons. This award is intended to promote creative and practical solutions us... GrantWatch ID#: 176575

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for the Preservation of Humanities Collections

Deadline: 12/05/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to address challenges associated with preserving collections of humanities materials for the benefit of future generations. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required ... GrantWatch ID#: 151066

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Grants to USA School Districts in New England States to Address Barriers Facing Disadvantaged Students

Deadline: 12/11/17

Grants to Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont public school districts to address barriers to entry affecting students from disadvantaged groups. This program is intended to facilitate participatory, inclusive,... GrantWatch ID#: 182494

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Awards to USA, Canada, and International Literacy Councils for Outstanding Community Engagement

Deadline: 04/15/18
LOI Date: 12/15/17

Awards to USA, Canada, and International literacy councils for outstanding achievement in the areas of community engagement, teacher empowerment, and public awareness. An Intent to Participate is due December 15, 2017. The awards are intended to pro... GrantWatch ID#: 157055

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Award to a USA Scholastic Journalism Teacher, Advisor, or Group to Recognize Commitment to Cultural Awareness an...

Deadline: 12/15/17

Award to a USA scholastic journalism teacher, student, media advisor, or scholastic journalism group with a demonstrated commitment to cultural awareness and encouraging a multicultural approach with their student media staff, media production, and/... GrantWatch ID#: 159744

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Awards to USA High Schools That Support The First Amendment Through Their Student Media

Deadline: 12/15/17

Awards to USA high schools in recognition of their efforts to actively support and promote the First Amendment through their student media. This award focuses on the freedom of the press. The funding source encourages schools with student media po... GrantWatch ID#: 159745

Awards to USA and Canada Nonprofits for the Outstanding Care of Historic Collections and Sites

Deadline: 12/15/17

Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit museums, libraries, and other organizations to recognize outstanding commitment to the care of collections and historic sites or structures. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collectio... GrantWatch ID#: 161163

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Awards to USA Individuals to Recognize Emerging Talent in Writing and Illustrating Children's Books

Deadline: 12/15/17

Awards with an honorarium of $1,000 to a USA author and an illustrator to encourage and recognize emerging talent in the creation of children’s books. Nominations are invited on behalf of outstanding new illustrators and writers whose books portra... GrantWatch ID#: 163058

Grants and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and Australia Educators in K-12 Public and Private Schools

Deadline: 12/15/17

Grants in the form of cash awards of up to $60,000 and in-kind services to USA, Canada, and Australia educators in K-12 public and private schools, including classroom teachers, special teachers (e.g., art teachers, music teachers), technology speci... GrantWatch ID#: 177784

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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish College Graduates to Teach in Israel

Deadline: 12/15/17

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Jewish college graduates to teach English in low-income communities throughout Israel. The goal of this program is to close Israel’s educational gap and positively impact underperforming youth. Fellows... GrantWatch ID#: 180172

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Grants to USA Nonprofits to Promote Poetry in American Culture

Deadline: 02/15/18
LOI Date: 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for activities that perpetuate the art of poetry in American culture and expand awareness of the positive effects of poetry on society. Letters of Intent must be submitted by December 31, 2017.... GrantWatch ID#: 146023

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Historic Preservation, Education, and Patriotism

Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits for projects that address historic preservation, education, and patriotism. Applicants must gain the sponsorship of a local or state funding source chapter prior to submitting an application. Possible projec... GrantWatch ID#: 147350

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Grants to Maine Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Schools for Community Services, Arts, and Literacy Programs

Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants ranging from $500 to $50,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and schools for activities that address the root causes or consequences of environmental and social problems throughout the State. The Foundation prioritizes reque... GrantWatch ID#: 176557

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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Social Change Initiatives that Benefit Jewish Women and Girls

Deadline: 12/31/17

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for social change initiatives to benefit Jewish women and girls. Funding is intended for programs that address issues in the following impact areas: leadership and education, economic empowerment, and legal advo... GrantWatch ID#: 176953

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Grants to USA Public Libraries to Expand Literacy and Adult Learner Services

Deadline: 01/02/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA public libraries in multiple states to improve services for adult learners in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Programs may provide services to adults in need of workforce development and basic e... GrantWatch ID#: 182472

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Award to a USA Library or Library System for Outstanding Service Within the Labor Community

Deadline: 01/05/18

Award to a USA library to acknowledge outstanding efforts to engage the labor community and bring awareness to the contribution and history of the labor movement’s role in developing the United States. Qualifying efforts include outreach projects ... GrantWatch ID#: 174852

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Grants to USA Librarians to Attend a Professional Development Conference

Deadline: 01/05/18

Grants of $1,250 to USA librarians to subsidize costs associated with traveling to the funding source's annual conference. Preference will be given to individuals who demonstrate the greatest need for the purposes of networking, professional develop... GrantWatch ID#: 174853

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Extraordinary Contributions to Reference Librarianship

Deadline: 01/05/18

Award of $5,000 to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to reference librarianship. Eligible contributions may involve a constructive and imaginative program in a library; inspirational and creative teach... GrantWatch ID#: 176026

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual, Group, or Organization for Reviewing Books for Libraries

Deadline: 01/05/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual, editor, group, organization, or review medium for extraordinary work in reviewing books or other media for libraries. Winners of this award will receive a citation. Nominees will be selected b... GrantWatch ID#: 176027

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian for Outstanding Contributions to Adult Services at the Library

Deadline: 01/05/18

Award of $1,250 to a USA, Canada, or International librarian for extraordinary contributions to adult services at the library. Contributions will be evaluated based on factors such as demonstrated leadership, publications, the measurable effectiven... GrantWatch ID#: 176050

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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline: 01/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including... GrantWatch ID#: 176177

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Librarian for Contributions to Information Literacy and Instruction

Deadline: 01/15/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International librarian to recognize outstanding contributions to the support, advancement, and development of information instruction and literacy. Nominations will be considered and awards issued based on any of the foll... GrantWatch ID#: 166583

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Awards to USA Libraries to Acknowledge Contributions to Information Literacy Instruction

Deadline: 01/15/18

Awards of $1,000 and $500 travel stipends to USA libraries to acknowledge contributions to the development and augmentation of information literacy instruction. The awards are available to both academic and non-academic libraries. Preference will be... GrantWatch ID#: 166586

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Grants to Maine Nonprofits for Direct Services that Benefit Youth-At-Risk

Deadline: 01/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Maine nonprofit organizations for direct services that support youth-at-risk. Funding is intended for organizations that can demonstrate measurable outcomes and sustainable long-term benefits for youth-at-risk. Grants are i... GrantWatch ID#: 179064

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

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 ... GrantWatch ID#: 176614

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