Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

Thoma Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Thoma Art Foundation recognizes the power of the arts to challenge and shift perceptions, spark creativity, and connect people across cultures. It lends and exhibits artworks from its collection and supports innovative individuals and pivotal initiatives in the arts. The Thoma Foundation accepts Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) on a rolling basis and reviews proposals...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Sciences: Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program

Deadline: Sep 27, 2019

The Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program (LB21) supports developing a diverse workforce of librarians to better meet the changing learning and information needs of the American public by: Enhancing the training and professional development of library and archives professionals Developing faculty and library leaders Recruiting, educating, and retaining the next generation of library and...


 

Robert and Toni Bader Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Robert and Toni Bader Charitable Foundation provides seed capital for projects/programs to help further Jewish ideals in the areas of education, science, and the arts. The Foundation has funded projects to help teachers educate, children learn, feed the hungry, people earn a living, provide work for the unemployed, and find new ways to treat...


 

Classics For Kids Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The Classics for Kids Foundation’s mission is to empower young people to shape positive futures through music, build sustainable stringed instrument music programs, and provide grants for high-quality instruments. The foundation provides matching grants to schools or nonprofit organizations to incorporate fine string instruments into their music programs. Schools or nonprofit organizations should be able...


 

BBVA Compass Foundation

Deadline: Sep 30, 2019

The BBVA Compass Foundation is the charitable arm of Compass Bank. It provides grants in the following areas: Community Development (including financial literacy): Create and sustain affordable housing Deliver alternative financial services and products to low- to moderate- income (LMI) communities through Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) Revitalize low- to moderate-income neighborhoods Facilitate job creation and...


 

Levitt Foundation: AMP [Your City] Grant Awards

Deadline: Sep 20, 2019

The Levitt AMP [Your City] Grant Awards is a matching grant program made possible by the Mortimer and Mimi Levitt Foundation, a national private foundation dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of America through the power of free, live music. With Levitt AMP, the joy of free, live music is bringing communities together in small...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Connections Implementation Grants

Deadline: Sep 19, 2019

The Humanities Connections program seeks to expand the role of the humanities in undergraduate education at two- and four-year institutions. Awards will support innovative curricular approaches that foster productive partnerships among humanities faculty and their counterparts in the social and natural sciences and in pre-service or professional programs (such as business, engineering, health sciences, law,...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Humanities Connections Planning Grants

Deadline: Sep 19, 2019

The Humanities Connections program seeks to expand the role of the humanities in undergraduate education at two- and four-year institutions. Awards will support innovative curricular approaches that foster productive partnerships among humanities faculty and their counterparts in the social and natural sciences and in pre-service or professional programs. Competitive applications will demonstrate: That the proposed...


 

Les Paul Foundation

Deadline: Sep 15, 2019

The Les Paul Foundation inspires innovative and creative thinking by sharing the legacy of Les Paul through support of music education, recording, innovation, and medical research related to hearing. The Les Paul Foundation supports programs and awards grants for: Music, music engineering, and sound programs that serve youth Medical research and programs related to hearing...


 

Amphion Foundation: Presenters, Festivals, and Music Service Associations

Deadline: Sep 15, 2019

The Amphion Foundation’s grant program objective is to encourage the performance of contemporary concert music, particularly by American composers, through support to performing and presenting organizations that have demonstrated sustained artistic excellence, in addition to music service organizations and other organizations that support contemporary music. This grant opportunity is for Presenters, Festivals, Music Service Organizations,...


 

Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation: USArtists International

Deadline: Sep 5, 2019

USArtists International (USAI) supports performances by U.S. artists at important cultural festivals and arts marketplaces around the globe. Committed to the presence of U.S. based artists on world stages, USArtists International provides grants to ensembles and individual performers in dance, music, and theatre invited to perform at significant international festivals and performing arts markets. USAI...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Dialogues on the Experience of War

Deadline: Oct 15, 2019

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) seeks applications for the Dialogues on the Experience of War (Dialogues) program as part of its current initiative, Standing Together: The Humanities and the Experience of War. The program supports the study and discussion of important humanities sources about war, in the belief that these sources can help...


 

Albuquerque Rotary Charitable Foundation

Deadline: Jul 26, 2019

The Albuquerque Rotary Charitable Foundation (ARCF) will award funding to programs that render charitable, educational, scientific, or literary benefits to the children of the Greater Albuquerque area. Funding for program, organizational infrastructure, and capital proposals will be considered. Funding is primarily linked to the Governors Charity Ball to be held on April 18, 2020. Amount:...


 

Kerr Foundation

Deadline: Nov 22, 2019

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 elementary, junior high, pre-collegiate, along with institutions...


 

Santa Fe Community Foundation: Fall Grants Round

Deadline: Aug 1, 2019

The Santa Fe Community Foundation’s Fall Funding Priorities will focus on Health and Wellbeing (formerly known as “Health and Human Services”), and on Cultural Vibrancy (formerly known as “Arts”). The Health and Wellbeing focus area includes work to improve the following outcomes: Homelessness Food security Safety Access to health care Healthy neighborhood living conditions Through...