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259 Arts and Culture Grants for Illinois

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs to Support the Development of Native American C...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to USA and territories Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for community and economic development and cultural preservation. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 149370

Grants to USA Tribal and Native Nonprofits, Agencies, and IHEs for Native American Language ...

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to USA and territories Native American and Pacific Islander nonprofit organizations, agencies, and IHEs for Native American language programs and schools. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to four weeks to complete. The program provi...

GrantWatch ID#: 167770

Grants to USA Tribal and Native Agencies and Associations to Preserve Native American Languag...

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to USA, Guam, American Samoa, and Northern Mariana Islands IHEs, tribal and native agencies, and nonprofit organizations to preserve Native American languages. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is inte...

GrantWatch ID#: 183373

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits to Support Operations and Humanities Projects in the Wake of C...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit humanities and cultural organizations that have been impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) global health crisis. Required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to address organizational needs and support com...

GrantWatch ID#: 189435

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Schools, and IHEs to Support Humanities Programming During th...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants of $5,000 and grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations, libraries, schools, and IHEs to continue providing humanities programming during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Required registrations may take up to two weeks to complete. Requests...

GrantWatch ID#: 190550

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 Artists for Urgent Financial Support During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Deadline 06/23/21

Grants of $5,000 to USA and territories individual artists for urgent financial support during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended to assist artists who are experiencing severe financial setbacks due to the pandemic. Dire financial emergencies...

GrantWatch ID#: 188958

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Tribes, and IHEs for Digital Preservation Projects

Deadline 06/24/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, 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. Fun...

GrantWatch ID#: 176104

Awards to USA Music Nonprofits for Programs Focused on Youth Development and Artistic Instru...

Deadline 07/16/21 Conference Date: 06/24/21

Awards to USA and territories nonprofit music organizations for programming focused on youth development and artistic instruction. Funding is intended for applicants working to achieve systemic change while providing music opportunities for youth. Eligible programs are...

GrantWatch ID#: 196350

Grants and In-Kind Support to Illinois Artists in Eligible Locations for Professional Develop...

Deadline 10/10/21 Conference Date: 06/24/21 LOI Date: 08/08/21

Grants of $20,000 and in-kind assistance to Illinois artists in eligible locations for professional development opportunities. Applicants must submit a pre-application prior to submitting a full proposal. Funding is intended to promote the growth and artistic fulfillme...

GrantWatch ID#: 196925

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Projects, Programs, and Services to Benefit Older Adults

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for projects, programs, and services for older adults. Funding is intended to improve the lives of elderly Jewish individuals. Proposals addressing programs and projects to combat social isolation, including art and culture program...

GrantWatch ID#: 183073

Grants to USA Nonprofit and Tribal Archives for the Preservation of Materials About Marginali...

Deadline 07/02/21 LOI Date: 06/25/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit and tribal archives for the preservation of documentation related to marginalized communities. Preliminary registration is required prior to submitting the full application. Funding is intended to support operating costs, program...

GrantWatch ID#: 190684

Grants to Illinois Schools and Nonprofits in Eligible Counties for Projects to Benefit Stude...

Deadline 06/25/21

Grants of up to $10,000 to Illinois schools and nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for projects to benefit students. Funding is intended to enhance learning opportunities for students and families and to support Japanese cultural and language education. Appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 196637

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Artists and Creatives to Participate in a Res...

Deadline 06/25/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists and creative thinkers to participate in a residency program in Oregon. Eligible artists working in any discipline and at any stage in their profession may apply. In addition to housing and studio space, artists are...

GrantWatch ID#: 196910

Grants to USA Film Producers and Production Companies for Projects Addressing Issues Relevan...

Deadline 06/28/21

Grants to USA and territories film producers and production companies for projects addressing issues relevant to Latinos and Latino Americans. Special consideration is given to projects that focus on Latino arts and culture. Funding is intended to support documentaries...

GrantWatch ID#: 190343

Grants to USA Latino Filmmakers for Projects Addressing Contemporary Issues From a Latino Am...

Deadline 06/28/21

Grants to USA and territories Latino filmmakers for projects addressing contemporary issues from a Latino American point of view. Funding is intended for documentary films in the production and post-production phase. Film projects should explore contemporary civic and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 190376

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Tribes, Libraries, and Museums to Address Needs Related to COVID-19

Deadline 06/28/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations serving Native Hawaiians, Tribes, libraries, museums to address needs related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks t...

GrantWatch ID#: 196555

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

Deadline 06/29/21

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 Illinois Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life for Local Residents in Eligible...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations in eligible regions for programs that improve or maintain the quality of life for local residents. Past recipients include organizations that focus on health, education, transportation, arts and culture, youth and the elderly....

GrantWatch ID#: 147360

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico Individuals to Encourage Creative Use of Light in a Wide R...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and Mexico individuals, ages 35 or under, to acknowledge and encourage creativity in the art or science of illumination. Funding consideration is given to candidates producing works using light in the fields of art, architecture, education, healt...

GrantWatch ID#: 155889

Grant and In-Kind Services to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Unique Film Proje...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants and in-kind support services to USA, Canada, and International filmmakers to support unique small budget film projects that contribute to society. Funding is intended to support a film that may not otherwise be completed without the help of the grant. Eligible p...

GrantWatch ID#: 160903

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofit Ensembles and Organizations to Promote Co...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit professional performing ensembles and presenting organizations to introduce contemporary American music to a broader audience. Two areas of funding are offered: general operating support and project su...

GrantWatch ID#: 164730

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Share Innovative and Unique Ide...

Deadline 06/30/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International individuals to attend a multidisciplinary conference centered around the sharing of innovative ideas. Fellows represent a broad range of fields, and may include, but are not limited to, entrepreneurs, scientists, human righ...

GrantWatch ID#: 173665

Grants to USA Nonprofits and K-12 Schools to Purchase Instruments for Children's Music Progra...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and K-12 schools to equip music programs with musical instruments. The applicant organization must show evidence of need and a commitment to raising matching funds. The purpose of this program is to give children nationwide the opp...

GrantWatch ID#: 178727

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Schools to Support Music Education

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations and schools to support music education. Funding is intended to inspire middle school students by exposing them to professional musicians. Eligible projects may include concerts and mentoring programs...

GrantWatch ID#: 181365

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits and Agencies for Programs to Improve the Quality of Life for R...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants of up to $1,000 to Illinois nonprofit organizations and governmental entities for programs that improve the quality of life for local residents. Eligible projects will address the following areas: the environment, health and human services, youth services, educa...

GrantWatch ID#: 185993

Fellowship to a USA Radio Artist and Scholar to Support Art Creation, Community Engagement, ...

Deadline 06/30/21

Fellowship of $15,000 to a USA radio artist and scholar to support art creation, community engagement, and archival work. The selected fellow will engage in remote work and, in addition, will participate in three on-site visits to the funding source's radio studios and...

GrantWatch ID#: 190347

Opportunity for USA Youth to Enter a Contest to Describe Current and Pre-Coronavirus Aftersc...

Deadline 06/30/21

Opportunity for USA youth ages 13 and older to enter a contest to describe current and pre-Coronavirus (COVID-19) afterschool experiences through writing, art, or video. Nonwinning submissions will be entered into a raffle for a $40 gift card. Winning submissions will ...

GrantWatch ID#: 191059

Grants to USA K-12 Schools in Eligible States to Enhance Art and Music Education

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants of $250 to USA K-12 public schools for programs that enhance art and music education. Funding is intended to support projects in schools or classrooms seeking to incorporate arts and music projects within the school curriculum. Schools in all states except for A...

GrantWatch ID#: 196155

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals to Create Pieces of Public Artwork with...

Deadline 06/30/21

Grants to USA, Canada, and International individuals to create pieces of public artwork in the City of Boston. Funding is intended for new media art projects, short-term projects, and murals that focus on racial and social justice movements and Coronavirus (COVID-19). ...

GrantWatch ID#: 196296

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Writer for Their Contribution to Public Awareness o...

Deadline 06/30/21

Award of $3,000 to a USA, Canada, or International writer to recognize their contribution to public understanding and awareness of advances in medical science. Eligible writers must have published or broadcast an original body of work within the past five years. Work a...

GrantWatch ID#: 196459

Opportunity for USA Content Creators from Underrepresented Communities to Participate in an ...

Deadline 06/30/21

Opportunity for USA content creators who identify as BIPOC, LGBTQ+, and disabled to participate in a educational workshop program and receive financial support. Successful applicants will receive a financial grant in cash and ad credits, hands-on training, and personal...

GrantWatch ID#: 196562

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

Deadline 06/30/21

Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International artists to participate in a residency program in Hawai'i. Eligible artists working in any medium, including writing and performance art, may apply. In addition to housing and studio space, artists are provided with a stipe...

GrantWatch ID#: 196679

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars, Practitioners, and Artists to Suppor...

Deadline 09/09/21 Conference Date: 06/30/21

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 Alabama, California, Florida, Illinois, New Jersey, and Texas Nonprofits for Progr...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants to Alabama, California, Florida, Illinois, New Jersey, and Texas nonprofit organizations in eligible locations for programs that benefit the community. Focus areas include cross-cultural understanding, education and literacy, environmental conservation, scientif...

GrantWatch ID#: 172459

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

Deadline 07/01/21

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

Grants and In-Kind Donations to USA Nonprofits in Eligible States to Enhance the Lives of Chi...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants and in-kind donations to USA nonprofits in eligible states for programs that will enhance the lives of children and families. Funding is intended for programs and projects in the focus areas of hunger, housing, healthcare, and education. Priority will be given t...

GrantWatch ID#: 181811

Grants to Illinois Organizations in Eligible Regions for Projects and Programs that Benefit ...

Deadline 07/01/21

Grants to Illinois organizations in eligible regions for projects and programs that benefit local communities. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to submitting a full application. Funding areas include arts and culture, economic opportunity for the workin...

GrantWatch ID#: 196004

Funding and Licensing Opportunity to USA Producers and Production Companies for Media Relati...

Deadline 07/02/21

Grants of up to $50,000 to USA and territories independent producers and production companies to fund the production and post-production of non-fiction programs related to indigenous Pacific Islanders. Projects must be intended for broadcast on national public televisi...

GrantWatch ID#: 172788

Opportunity for a USA Artist to Participate in a Residency Program to Create Original Artwork

Deadline 07/06/21

Opportunity for a USA artist to participate in a 4-week residency program to create original artwork. The successful applicant will produce a piece of art that will be displayed on the funding source's mural wall in New York State. In addition to a cash stipend, artist...

GrantWatch ID#: 196810

Grants to USA Artists for Artwork and Community Projects

Deadline 07/08/21

Grants to USA and territories artists for arts projects and arts-related community service projects. Funding is intended to support both established and emerging artists. Grant funds may be used expenses, including but not limited to project-related expenses, supplies,...

GrantWatch ID#: 188407

Grants to USA and United Kingdom Nonprofits, IHEs, Agencies, and Tribes for Collaborative Pr...

Deadline 07/08/21

Grants to USA and United Kingdom nonprofit organizations, IHEs, government agencies, and tribes for collaborative projects to advance the use of digital technology in research. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to finalize. Appli...

GrantWatch ID#: 189833

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and Tribes for Arts Activities and Events

Deadline 07/20/21 LOI Date: 07/08/21

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, and tribes for arts activities and events. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended for projects at any stage of production. Applicants mu...

GrantWatch ID#: 189889

Fellowships for USA, Canada, and International Scholars for Social Sciences and Humanities R...

Deadline 07/15/21

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International scholars with advanced degrees for research projects. Funding is intended to support research in the areas of social sciences and humanities. Preference will be given to proposals that demonstrate relevance to contemporary ...

GrantWatch ID#: 139604

Grants to Illinois Nonprofits, Groups, and Individuals in Eligible Locations for Programs to...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants to Illinois nonprofit organizations, groups, and individuals in eligible locations for activities that benefit the local community. Funding is intended to support programs and projects that address current needs and may be used for arts and culture, health and h...

GrantWatch ID#: 143768
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Collaborative K-12 Education Programs

Deadline 08/31/21 LOI Date: 07/15/21

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for educational projects that enable K-12 youth to learn about each other’s culture, country, and society. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to meet needs at the p...

GrantWatch ID#: 150593
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Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits to Promote Understanding Between the Two Nations

Deadline 08/31/21 LOI Date: 07/15/21

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for programs and exchanges related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to support projects that not only raise awareness of Japan in the US and/or ...

GrantWatch ID#: 150594

Grants to USA and Japan Nonprofits for Programs that Address Bilateral Policy

Deadline 08/31/21 LOI Date: 07/15/21

Grants to USA and Japan nonprofit organizations for initiatives, exchanges, and studies related to US-Japan policy. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to respond to policy-focused needs as identified by practitione...

GrantWatch ID#: 150595

Grants to USA Nonprofits, IHEs, and Agencies to Support the Preservation of Historical and C...

Deadline 07/15/21

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribal governments, and IHEs to support the preservation of historical and cultural resources. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take up to one month to complete. The purpose of the progra...

GrantWatch ID#: 151060