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229 Arts and Culture Grants for Illinois

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In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe Nonprofits for Bran...

Deadline 04/28/24

In-kind support to USA, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe nonprofit organizations to build their brands. The program will provide web design and digital assistance to nonprofits to create an impact and reach target audiences. Eligible services include ...

GrantWatch ID#: 206874

Awards to USA K-12 Teachers for Excellence in American History Education

Deadline 04/30/24

Awards of $1,000 and one award of $10,000 to honor USA and territories K-12 American history teachers for excellence in the field. Nominations are welcome on behalf of educators who demonstrate commitment, leadership, and creativity, as well as effective use of sources...

GrantWatch ID#: 150599

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and School Districts for Arts Activities in Unders...

Deadline 04/30/24

Grants of $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, school districts, and tribal entities to increase the availability of arts opportunities for underrepresented communities. Applicants must complete required registrations and a preliminary appl...

GrantWatch ID#: 178794

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for an Artistic Residency Based in New M...

Deadline 04/30/24

Residencies of $1,000 to USA, Canada, and International artists to reside and create work in a remote location in New Mexico. The program is intended for artists of all genres and media to capture the beauty of nature. Artists will be provided with a presentation venue...

GrantWatch ID#: 192551

Awards to USA Artists of Korean Descent to Acknowledge Outstanding Work

Deadline 04/30/24

Awards to USA artists of Korean descent to acknowledge outstanding work. Monetary prizes will be awarded to young emerging modern artists. In addition, artists will receive the opportunity to present their work at a group exhibition in New York.

GrantWatch ID#: 194698

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit or Institution to Plan and Administer a Fellowship fo...

Deadline 04/30/24

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization or academic or cultural institution to plan and administer a fellowship for young community leaders in Africa. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. The purpose of th...

GrantWatch ID#: 194753

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Writers, Artists, Architects, and Musicians to ...

Deadline 04/30/24

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International musicians, architects, writers, and visual artists to participate in a residency program in Austria. The purpose of the residency is to promote an exchange of ideas and to provide a venue for international artists to exhib...

GrantWatch ID#: 203419

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Locations to Benefit Local Residents

Deadline 04/30/24

Grants of up to $50,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible locations to benefit local residents. Areas of focus include housing, food, education, and the arts. Funding may be requested to support general operations, projects, and direct services. Proposals...

GrantWatch ID#: 204314

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools in Eligible Counti...

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants to Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky nonprofit organizations, state and municipal organizations, and public schools in eligible counties for programs benefiting local communities. Funding is intended to support programs primarily in the areas of education, communi...

GrantWatch ID#: 129843

Grants to USA Music Teachers for Professional Development, Education, and Enrichment Opportuni...

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants to USA music teachers for professional development activities. Funding is intended to enhance the grantees' teaching and performing skills. Eligible uses of funds include college courses, private study, or projects in the areas of composition, performance, music...

GrantWatch ID#: 141213

Grants to USA Music-Related Nonprofits to Develop Fundraising Content

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit music organizations to develop promotional materials such as brochures, websites, and marketing videos. Funding is intended to assist nonprofits in the development of grant application materials that may be required to secure add...

GrantWatch ID#: 141225

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, IHEs, and Agencies for Arts Programs in Eligible Areas

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants of up to $1,200 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, K-12 schools, institutions of higher education, faith-based entities, and government agencies for arts events and learning experiences that benefit eligible communities. Funding is intended for programs in a w...

GrantWatch ID#: 179895

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Programs that Benefit Residents and Improv...

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible areas for programs that benefit local residents. Applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Funding is intended to support projects and activities that enhance the local quality of life, address a com...

GrantWatch ID#: 181690

Award to a USA School Library to Recognize Outstanding Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/01/24

Award of $5,000 to a USA school library to recognize outstanding humanities programming. Eligible nominees are libraries in K-12 private and public schools. Program areas include, but are not limited to, social studies, poetry, drama, art, music, language arts, foreign...

GrantWatch ID#: 188094

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Early-Stage Jewelry Designers for Activities to Promote Busi...

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants and in-kind support to USA early-stage jewelry designers for career-building activities. In addition to the cash grant, merchandise, feedback, and industry recognition will be given to emerging entrepreneurs who work primarily in silver. The purpose of the progr...

GrantWatch ID#: 188787

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Anthropology Research

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International individuals with a Ph.D. for anthropology research projects. Grant funds must be used for research expenses. Funding is intended to advance the field of anthropology and make a significant impact on anthropologi...

GrantWatch ID#: 195165
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Grants to Illinois Organizations and Individuals to Benefit the Community in Eligible Areas

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants to Illinois organizations and individuals for projects to benefit the community in eligible locations. Funding is intended for initiatives serving youth and for collaborations between youth and adults that enhance the local community. Areas of interest include e...

GrantWatch ID#: 202369

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, CBOs, and Libraries for Arts Programs in Eligible Loca...

Deadline 05/01/24

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, and community groups for arts programming in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support arts and cultural activities that benefit local communities. Eligible arts projects take place in and serve t...

GrantWatch ID#: 210093

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit or Institution for Professional Development Activitie...

Deadline 05/06/24

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization or academic or cultural institution for professional development activities for media producers. Applicants are advised that the required registrations can take up to four weeks to complete. Funding is intended for ...

GrantWatch ID#: 193960

Cooperative Agreement to a USA Nonprofit or Institution to Implement a Leadership Program for ...

Deadline 05/06/24

Cooperative agreement to a USA nonprofit organization or academic or cultural institution to develop and implement a leadership program for foreign female students. Applicants are advised that the required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is in...

GrantWatch ID#: 213458

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Individuals, IHEs, and Organizations to Incorporate Technolo...

Deadline 05/06/24 Conference Date: 04/26/24

Grants and in-kind support to USA individuals, IHEs, and organizations to incorporate technology into the performing arts. Funding is intended to support innovative ideas that will enhance theater, contemporary dance, and jazz. In addition to financial resources, the a...

GrantWatch ID#: 213572

Grants to USA Hispanic-Serving IHEs to Strengthen Humanities Programs

Deadline 05/07/24

Grants to USA and territories institutions of higher education that serve Hispanic populations to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fie...

GrantWatch ID#: 144094

Grants to USA Community Colleges to Enhance Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/07/24

Grants to USA community colleges and two-year institutions of higher education to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fields. Projects mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174339

Grants to USA IHEs to Strengthen and Expand the Humanities Curriculum

Deadline 05/07/24

Grants to USA institutions of higher education to enhance the humanities curriculum. Applicants must complete required registrations prior to applying. Funding is intended for programs in a range of humanities-related fields. Projects must address a core topic or set o...

GrantWatch ID#: 190283

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Preserve Historical Documents

Deadline 05/08/24

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs for projects to preserve and improve accessibility to historical documents. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks to complete. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 180193

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs to Increase Access to Records of Historic...

Deadline 05/08/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for projects that increase access to records of historical significance. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to several weeks. The purpose of the grant program is to...

GrantWatch ID#: 180922

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Community Benefit Programs and Activities

Deadline 05/10/24

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for community benefit programs and projects. Funding is intended to support hospitals and schools; museums, performing arts and cultural programs; skills training, educational, and other programming for seniors, yo...

GrantWatch ID#: 174639

Grant to a USA Jewish College or Graduate Student for Independent Study Relating to Israel in ...

Deadline 05/10/24

Grant of $1,000 to a USA Jewish college or graduate student for independent study relating to Israel in the visual arts. Applicants must contact the funder prior to submitting an application. Funding is intended to provide the student with an opportunity to develop the...

GrantWatch ID#: 212532

Grants to USA Nonprofit Arts Organizations for Capacity Building Initiatives

Deadline 05/10/24

Grants of $5,000 and grants of $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit arts organizations for capacity building initiatives. Funding is intended to support literary organizations with building skills, sustainable practices, management training, and other initiatives t...

GrantWatch ID#: 213931
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Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Host Arts Performances and Residencies

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, units of government (such as schools, school districts, park districts, and library districts), and institutions of higher education to host groups, performing artists, and companies. Funding is intended to support collaborat...

GrantWatch ID#: 139042

Grants to USA Writers for Written Works Related to Contemporary Visual Art

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to USA writers for written works related to contemporary visual art. Funding is intended for the production of short-form writing, books, and articles for both general and specialized art audiences. The program also supports art writing that experiments with lit...

GrantWatch ID#: 150417

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

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to promote, preserve, and advance American Indian culture and self-sufficiency. Funding is intended to support activities that focus on the development of American Indian entrepreneurism, the facilitation of American Indian educati...

GrantWatch ID#: 174514

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Basic Human Needs, Community Development, an...

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to meet basic human needs, promote community vitality, and encourage volunteerism in communities in which the funding source does business. Funding is intended to enhance communities and to help people achieve fi...

GrantWatch ID#: 179283

Grants to Illinois Arts and Cultural Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Address Organizational Ne...

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to Illinois nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in eligible areas to address organizational needs. Funding is intended for activities including but not limited to addressing longstanding challenges and redefining partnerships. Eligible applicants are locat...

GrantWatch ID#: 182078

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, IHEs, Schools, Libraries, and Faith- Based Organizations to De...

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants of $2,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, schools, libraries, and faith-based organizations to develop humanities programming. Funding is intended to support organizational planning and assessment and to advance DEI initiat...

GrantWatch ID#: 187489

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

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants of up to $3,000 and in-kind donations of materials to USA and territories nonprofit museums and libraries to preserve and exhibit collections. Funding is intended to support project costs and may be used for supplies, display fabrication, publicity, and contract...

GrantWatch ID#: 192922

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Churches for Programs that Benefit Resid...

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, government agencies, faith-based entities, and schools for programs that benefit residents in eligible locations. Funding is intended for activities within the focus areas of education, workforce development, health, human se...

GrantWatch ID#: 195324

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Women Artists to Participate in a Residency Pro...

Deadline 05/15/24

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International women artists to participate in a residency program in New York State. Eligible artists can be at any stage of their careers. In addition to housing and studio space, artists are provided with daily assistance from the fac...

GrantWatch ID#: 196389
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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists to Participate in a Resident Artist Pro...

Deadline 05/15/24

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists to participate in a resident artist program in New York State. Eligible artists will teach students a variety of artistic techniques. The program provides artists with accommodations as well as assistance from stud...

GrantWatch ID#: 196924

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers to Produce Feature-Length Films

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers to produce feature-length films. Funding is intended to support films within the following areas of interest: civics, the environment, and education. The Fund supports docu...

GrantWatch ID#: 200635

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, IHEs, Libraries, and Churches to Offer Humanities Programming

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants of up to $4,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, institutions of higher education, libraries, and churches to offer humanities programming. Funding is intended to support innovative projects and initiatives designed for the public. Eligible proposals explore...

GrantWatch ID#: 206100

Awards to USA and Puerto Rico Playwrights Who Identify as BIPOC to Support Their Success

Deadline 05/15/24

Awards to USA and Puerto Rico individual playwrights who are over the age of 40 and identify as BIPOC to support their success. Funding is intended to give typically marginalized playwrights the support they need to succeed in the American theatre scene, while bringing...

GrantWatch ID#: 213486
NEW

Grants and In-Kind Support to USA Artists, Journalists, Educators, and Therapists for Innovati...

Deadline 05/15/24

Grants of $10,000 and in-kind support to USA individual artists, researchers, journalists, educators, academics, therapists, and social workers for innovative photography projects that present a new approach to understanding family dynamics. Funding is intended for wor...

GrantWatch ID#: 214053
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Grants to Illinois and Missouri Arts Nonprofits to Engage Underserved Communities in the Arts

Deadline 05/17/24

Grants to Illinois and Missouri nonprofit arts organizations in eligible regions for programs that engage underserved communities in the arts. Funding is intended for unique performing and visual arts programming that reaches a diverse audience using a variety of metho...

GrantWatch ID#: 132254

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs that Benefit Children and Young Adults

Deadline 05/17/24

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for programs that benefit children, youth, and young adults. Funding is intended to support projects and activities within the focus areas of environmental stewardship and the arts. Grants will assist organizations that have strong...

GrantWatch ID#: 143301

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

Deadline 05/17/24

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA and territories visual and media artists and choreographers for urgent and unanticipated health care needs. Funding is intended to offset the financial impact of mental and physical health emergencies. Funds may be used to cover expenses s...

GrantWatch ID#: 188553
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Grants to USA Professional Dancers for Support in Facing Financial Challenges Caused by Unexpe...

Deadline 05/17/24

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and territories professional dancers for support in facing financial challenges caused by unexpected circumstances. Eligible uses of funding include expenses related to food, housing, medical, transportation, and other essential needs. The...

GrantWatch ID#: 199210

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations, Communities, and Individuals for Proje...

Deadline 05/17/24

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations, communities, and individuals for projects related to ancient literature, language, and history. Funding is intended to support programs, events, and projects that involve community residents in discussions on topi...

GrantWatch ID#: 201710
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Grants to Illinois Arts and Cultural Organizations for Operating Expenses

Deadline 05/17/24

Grants to Illinois arts and cultural organizations in eligible locations for operating expenses. Funding is intended for small and mid-sized arts groups with a proven commitment to equity and serving underrepresented communities. One- and three-year grants are offered....

GrantWatch ID#: 208929

Grants to USA Arts Service Organizations from BIPOC Communities for Research Projects

Deadline 05/20/24

Grants to USA arts service organizations founded by and for BIPOC arts and cultural communities for research projects. Applicants must partner with a researcher who has expertise in the relevant subject matter. Funding is intended to implement or expand research that h...

GrantWatch ID#: 203455
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