Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

Park Foundation

Deadline: Jul 10, 2020

The Park Foundation’s program interests include the following areas that: Media: The Foundation supports public interest media that raises awareness of critical environmental, political and social issues to promote a better informed citizenry in the U.S. It supports quality, non-commercial media that is substantive, fair, and accurate. Program priorities include investigative journalism, media policy, and...


 

National Historical Publications & Records Commission: Public Engagement with Historical Records

Deadline: Oct 8, 2020

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) seeks projects that encourage public engagement with historical records, including the development of new tools that enable people to engage online. The NHPRC is looking for projects that create models and technologies that other institutions can freely adopt. In general, collaborations between archivists, documentary editors, historians, educators,...


 

Albuquerque Community Foundation: Arts/Culture, Education, and Environmental/Historic Preservation

Deadline: Feb 13, 2020

The Albuquerque Community Foundation makes grants to organizations providing services benefiting people in the Albuquerque metropolitan area through a competitive process. The Foundation’s Competitive Grant Program is comprised of 71 endowment funds. Through the Round 1 application cycle, the Foundation will accept applications in the following fields of interest: Arts and Culture: Grants focus on...


 

City of Santa Fe: Global Arts Marketing Support

Deadline: Feb 6, 2020

Global Arts Marketing Support provides larger contract amounts to bigger nonprofit arts organizations for providing marketing/promotional services of major cultural events and year-round institutional programs. Organizations also provide programs and services that support the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission’s work in the areas of youth arts, economic growth, creative spaces, and engagement. To be...


 

U.S. Department of the Interior: American Battlefield Protection Program

Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

The Battlefield Protection Program will support projects that relate to planning, interpreting, and protecting sites where historic battles were fought on American soil during the armed conflicts that shaped the growth and development of the United States. Types of projects that these grants have funded include: Site Identification and Documentation Projects Historical research Resource surveys...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Challenge America

Deadline: Apr 9, 2020

The Challenge America category offers support primarily to small and mid-sized organizations for projects that extend the reach of the arts to underserved populations – those whose opportunities to experience the arts are limited by geography, ethnicity, economics, or disability. Age alone (e.g., youth, seniors) does not qualify a group as underserved; at least one...


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Grants for Arts Projects

Deadline: Feb 13, 2020

Grants for Arts Projects is the National Endowment for the Arts’ (NEA) principal grants program. Through project-based funding, it supports public engagement with, and access to, various forms of excellent art across the nation, the creation of art that meets the highest standards of excellence, learning in the arts at all stages of life, and...


 

Righteous Persons Foundation

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

The Righteous Persons Foundation is dedicated to supporting efforts that build a vibrant, just, and inclusive Jewish community in the United States. The Foundation is currently targeting national-level projects that: Foster Jewish arts, culture, and identity: To revitalize and illuminate Jewish identity today, the Foundation will invest in projects that make the old new. This...


 

National Trust for Historic Preservation: African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund

Deadline: Jan 15, 2020

Grants from the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund are designed to advance ongoing preservation activities for historic places such as sites, museums, and landscapes representing African American cultural heritage. The fund supports work in four primary areas: Capital Projects, Organizational Capacity Building, Project Planning, and Programming and Interpretation. Amount:...


 

National Archives and Records Administration: Publishing Historical Records in Documentary Editions

Deadline: Jun 10, 2020

The National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) of the National Archives supports projects that promote access to America’s historical records to encourage understanding of the nation’s democracy, history, and culture. The NHPRC seeks proposals to publish documentary editions of historical records. Projects may focus on broad historical movements in U.S. history, such as politics,...


 

Craig H. Neilsen Foundation: Creating Opportunity & Independence

Deadline: Jan 10, 2020

The Creating Opportunity & Independence (CO&I) portfolio supports organizations that provide programs and services that enhance the quality of life for individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI). Areas of focus include: assistive technology, education, employment, independent living, rehabilitation, and arts, sports, and recreation. There are two funding categories in the CO&I portfolio: Community Support Grants...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: Native American Library Services Enhancement Grant

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Native American Enhancement grants seek to carry out activities that advance the programs and services of Native American libraries. Successful Native American Enhancement grant projects should result in measurable changes and outcomes, such as increased understanding, interest, and confidence among participants. Native American Enhancement grant projects support the following activities: Support for individuals’ needs for...


 

D’Addario Foundation

Deadline: Mar 31, 2020

The D’Addario Foundation provides monetary and product support to high-quality sustainable music instruction programs on the frontline to improve access to music education. It supports programs that bring music back into communities and schools and get kids playing as early and as frequently as possible. The Foundation believes in the transformative power of music and...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections

Deadline: Jan 30, 2020

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections (SCHC) program seeks to help cultural institutions meet the complex challenge of preserving large and diverse holdings of humanities materials for future generations by supporting sustainable conservation measures that mitigate deterioration, prolong the useful life of collections, and support institutional resilience: the ability to...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Jan 17, 2020

The Kerr Foundation supports nonprofit organizations, programs, and institutions that provide new or enhanced opportunities to those within the granting areas, particularly the young. The Foundation believes that this is best accomplished in the areas of education, health, cultural development, and community service as follows: Education: Institutions of higher learning and pre-collegiate organizations including health...