Upcoming Grants Related to Arts & Humanities

 

Doris Duke Foundation: Building Demand for the Arts

Deadline: Apr 24, 2015

The mission of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation is to improve the quality of people’s lives through grants supporting the performing arts, environmental conservation, medical research, and the prevention of child abuse, and through preservation of the cultural and environmental legacy of Doris Duke’s properties. The Foundation’s Arts Program strives to support artists with the...


 

Brabson Library and Educational Foundation

Deadline: Mar 15, 2015

The Brabson Library and Education Foundation is a philanthropic family foundation that reflects the family’s passion for bold, innovative ideas that may have a significant and long-term impact, especially in education and the arts. The Foundation’s vision is: Living in a world using its resources sustainably Promoting peace through education Human beings living in dignity...


 

Albert I. Pierce Foundation

Deadline: Feb 15, 2015

The mission of the Albert I. Pierce Foundation is to memorialize its benefactor through grants which enrich the cultural life, education, and environment primarily of the citizens of New Mexico. The goal is to encourage and nurture skills, talents, and services necessary to ensure that communities continue to be desirable places to live and work....


 

National Endowment for the Arts: Art Works

Deadline: Jul 23, 2015

The guiding principle of “Art Works” is at the center of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). “Art Works” refers to three things: the works of art themselves, the ways art works on audiences, and the fact that art is work for the artists and arts professionals who make up the field. To make...


 

William H. and Mattie Harris Foundation

Deadline: Mar 1, 2015

The Harris Foundation envisions making the world a better place for the well-being and safety of plants, animals, and human beings. The Foundation supports the following areas: The Arts: Children’s theatre, documentaries, videos, and community outreach Conservation and education Conservation and field work: Animal field research, no-kill shelters, and natural resource protection Educational camps: Environmental,...


 

Music Guild of New Mexico

Deadline: Feb 14, 2015

The Music Guild of New Mexico is a volunteer organization committed to supporting music through financial, educational, and promotional activities. The diverse members of the Guild educate and build community relationships to ensure a musical legacy by supporting nonprofit musical organizations and nonprofit music education for young people in New Mexico. The Music Guild’s goals...


 

Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation

Deadline: May 10, 2015

The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation awards grants to organizations for which a small amount of money can make a big difference. The Foundation primarily provides support for the following: Museums and cultural, performing, and visual arts programs Schools Hospitals Educational and skills training programs Programs for youth, seniors, and the handicapped Environmental and wildlife...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: National Leadership Grants for Libraries

Deadline: Feb 2, 2015

National Leadership Grants for Libraries (NLG) support projects that address challenges faced by the library and archive fields and that have the potential to advance practice in those fields. Successful proposals will generate results such as new tools, research findings, models, services, practices, or alliances that can be widely used, adapted, scaled, or replicated to...


 

CEC ArtsLink Projects

Deadline: Jan 15, 2015

ArtsLink Projects provides support to U.S. artists, curators, presenters and arts organizations undertaking projects in any of the 37 eligible countries listed below. Applicants must be working with an artist or organization in that region and projects should be designed to benefit participants and audiences in both the U.S. and the host country. In 2015,...


 

Institute of Museum and Library Services: Sparks! Ignition Grants for Libraries

Deadline: Feb 2, 2015

Sparks! Ignition Grants for Libraries (Sparks Grants) are a special funding opportunity within the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) National Leadership Grants for Libraries program. These small grants encourage libraries and archives to prototype and evaluate specific innovations in the ways they operate and the services they provide, resulting in new tools, products,...


 

Arts Midwest: Shakespeare in American Communities

Deadline: Feb 25, 2015

Shakespeare in American Communities is a national theater program of the National Endowment for the Arts in cooperation with Arts Midwest, bringing performances and educational activities to audiences across the country. The program reaches middle- and high-school students in underserved schools throughout the United States with high-quality, professional productions of Shakespeare’s plays. To apply, theater...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Landmarks of American History and Culture – Workshops for School Teachers

Deadline: Feb 24, 2015

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Landmarks of American History and Culture program supports a series of one-week residence-based workshops for a national audience of K-12 educators. NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshops use historic sites to address central themes and issues in American history, government, literature, art, music, and related subjects...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Summer Seminars and Institutes

Deadline: Feb 24, 2015

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Seminars and Institutes grants support faculty development programs in the humanities for school teachers and for college and university teachers. NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes may be as short as two weeks or as long as five weeks. NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes: Extend and deepen knowledge...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Museums, Libraries, and Cultural Organizations – Implementation Grants

Deadline: Jan 14, 2015

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Division of Public Programs supports activities that engage millions of Americans in understanding significant humanities works and ideas. At the center of every NEH-funded public humanities project is a core set of humanities ideas developed by scholars, matched to imaginative formats that bring those ideas to life for...


 

National Endowment for the Humanities: Museums, Libraries and Cultural Organizations – Planning Grants

Deadline: Jan 14, 2015

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Division of Public Programs supports activities that engage millions of Americans in understanding significant humanities works and ideas. At the center of every NEH-funded public humanities project is a core set of humanities ideas developed by scholars, matched to imaginative formats that bring those ideas to life for...