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Wisconsin Art Grants & Culture Grants:  165 Arts and Culture Grants for Wisconsin.

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Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Libraries, and Schools to Enhance Practices in the Libra...

Deadline 06/08/18 LOI Date: 02/01/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit, governmental, or school-based libraries to address challenges and opportunities to address significant opportunities and challenges in the archival ad library fields. Preliminary proposals are due February 1. Projects should have the potential to further theory and practice. Succ...

GrantWatch ID#: 147018

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Perform Shakespeare Plays in Middle and High Schools

Deadline 02/08/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA nonprofit or governmental theater companies to perform the works of Shakespeare for middle- and high-school audiences. The deadline to submit an intent to apply is December 15. Applicants are advised to create or verify the required registration at least two weeks prior to the deadline. Each theate...

GrantWatch ID#: 165844

Grants to Dunn County, Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, and Schools for Health, Education, Env...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants typically ranging from $500 to $5,000 to Dunn County, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, IHEs, groups, and clubs for programs that meet the needs of local communities. Funding is specifically intended for programs in the areas of health, education, recreation, environment, heritage, art...

GrantWatch ID#: 173442

Grants to Eau Claire Area, Wisconsin Nonprofits for Arts, Environment, Education, and Social...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Eau Claire Area, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations to benefit local communities in the areas of arts and culture, education, animal welfare, environment, recreation, social services, accessibility needs, and the needs of elders. There are two main types of grant for which you can apply: 1. Program Grants fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 177184

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Hospitals to Help People Living with Paraly...

Deadline 03/17/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants of up to $15,000 and grants of up to $50,000 to USA nonprofits, government agencies, school districts, tribal organizations, community organizations, and hospitals for projects that assist people living with paralysis. A letter of intent is due February 15, 2018. Programs should focus on three key areas: actively ac...

GrantWatch ID#: 174047

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, and School Districts to Strengthen Communities through t...

Deadline 02/27/18 LOI Date: 02/06/18

Grants starting at $10,000 to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, and school districts for a broad range of arts projects that will enhance local communities. It is strongly recommended that applicants create or renew the required registrations by January 24 and complete the registrati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178743

Award to Recognize a USA, Canada, or International Museum Professional for Outstanding Achiev...

Deadline 01/19/18

Award of $1,000 to recognize an outstanding USA, Canada, or International museum professional with less than ten years in the field. This award will recognize a specific achievement or body of work that has benefited either the honoree’s home institution or the museum field in general. The honoree’s work may be in an...

GrantWatch ID#: 161621

Fellowships to USA and Canada Young Lay Leaders to Travel to Israel and Develop Leadership Sk...

Deadline 01/19/18

Fellowships to USA and Canada outstanding young lay leaders to travel to Israel and develop their leadership skills. In Israel, Fellows will be given the opportunity to sharpen their characteristics and skills, acquire the experience needed, and broaden the networks required for Jewish leadership in the 21st Century. Th...

GrantWatch ID#: 165991

Opportunity for USA Musical Ensembles to Participate in an International Tour

Deadline 01/21/18

Opportunity for USA musical ensembles to participate in a 15-day international tour. Selected ensembles will have the opportunity to present their work to international audiences during public concerts, demonstrations, lectures, workshops, media interviews, jam sessions, and interactive performances with local musicians....

GrantWatch ID#: 177382

Prizes to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Excellence in Opera, Theater, and M...

Deadline 01/22/18

Prizes of up to $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International singers and actors for competing in a theater, opera, and musical theater contest. Contestents must prepare a presentation in theater, American musical theater, and opera. Singers and actors are encouraged to perform constrasting selections. To effectively demo...

GrantWatch ID#: 175728

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee Area for Community ...

Deadline 01/22/18

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations in Forest County and the Greater Milwaukee area to benefit local residents and communities. Funding is intended for programs in the areas of arts, culture, civic, community, economic development, afterschool education, the elderly, environment, health, human services, Native Amer...

GrantWatch ID#: 180679

Grants to USA Nonprofits, Agencies, IHEs, School Districts, and Libraries for Youth Literacy...

Deadline 01/24/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to USA nonprofit organizations, government agencies, IHEs, school districts, and libraries to participate in a nationwide youth literacy program. Please note that the applicant must be a library or partner with a library. Communities may select books included on the program roster. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 176614

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits and Schools for K-12 Arts Education Projects

Deadline 02/01/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

​​​​​​Grants ranging between $1,500 and $6,000 to Wisconsin nonprofit community groups and schools to promote high-quality arts educational experiences for K-12 students within the state. Initial applications are due January 26. Consideration will be given to a range of projects, including artist-initiated proj...

GrantWatch ID#: 150486

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies for Locally-Driven Arts Programming

Deadline 02/01/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants ranging between $1,500 and $6,000 to Wisconsin nonprofit community organizations and government agencies to support the development and creation of arts programming serving local communities. Initial applications are due January 26. This component promotes broad public engagement in the development and planning of v...

GrantWatch ID#: 150807

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies for Traditional and Folk Arts Projects

Deadline 02/01/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants ranging between $1,500 and $6,000 to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations, government agencies, tribes, museums, and libraries to support projects in the folk and traditional arts. Initial applications are due January 26. This program seeks to promote the cultural, educational, and economic vitality of the state. F...

GrantWatch ID#: 150808
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Grants to USA Artists to Support Innovative Projects and Career Development

Deadline 02/28/18 Conference Date: 01/25/18

Grants to USA artists representing a wide range of creative disciplines to support projects and career development activities. This program seeks to provide capital support to artists embarking on creative, adventurous, and risk-taking initiatives. In addition to financial support, artists will receive targeted advisory se...

GrantWatch ID#: 152012

Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies to Preserve and Provide Access to Important Film Foota...

Deadline 02/23/18 LOI Date: 01/26/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $18,000 to USA nonprofit and public institutions to preserve noncommercial film materials that have historical and cultural significance. Applicants must register by January 26, 2018. Grant funds must be used for preservation expenses only and may not be applied to operational, staffing, or sh...

GrantWatch ID#: 178260
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Prizes to USA Journalists for Excellence in Investigative Stories and Commentary

Deadline 01/30/18

Prizes of $5,000 to USA journalists to recognize efforts in commentary or investigative journalism that are in service to the common good. Winners of these prizes exemplify social justice impact, reportorial excellence, and storytelling skill. Prizes will be presented in the following categories: 1. Book (bound volume...

GrantWatch ID#: 177619
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Grants to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands Nonprofits to Benefit Individuals with Autism

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands nonprofit organizations for programs that enhance the lives of people affected by autism. Funding is intended for the areas of education and training, recreation and community activities, young adults and adults, technological equipment, sensory equipment, and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 160553

Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Arts, Education, Environme...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to Wisconsin and Michigan nonprofit organizations in eligible communities for activities that promote economic health, education, arts and culture, and the environment. The intention of these grants is to enable organizations to achieve lasting results within the focus areas. Organizations must benefit communitie...

GrantWatch ID#: 164400
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Grants to USA and Canada Female Artists for Works of Art that Focus on Women

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $500 to $1,500 to USA and Canada feminist women artists for works of art that focus on women. Funding will be provided for projects that have already begun, and those that are well underway in the areas of visual art, fiction, and mixed genre.

GrantWatch ID#: 166159
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Individuals for Film Study Research Projects

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of $25,000 to USA, Canada, and International recognized individuals for projects that explore new aspects of film and the film industry. Priority will go to projects that address underrepresented topics within the field. Projects should investigate cultural, historical, educational, scientific, or theoretical aspect...

GrantWatch ID#: 177172

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Music Education Program Support and Product Donations

Deadline 03/31/18 LOI Date: 01/31/18

Grants averaging $2,500 and product donations to USA nonprofits for programs that provide music education in schools and local communities. New applicants must submit a letter of inquiry by January 31, 2018. Funding is intended to improve access to music instruction and to give children nationwide greater opportunities to ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178253

Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Active Play for Children, Arts, College Readi...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants to USA nonprofits in multiple states for activities in the areas of economic development, neighborhood revitalization, arts and culture, and learning through play. Funding is intended for programming, operational expenses, and capital projects that benefit local communities where the Funding Source operates (See Add...

GrantWatch ID#: 180060

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits to Improve the Quality of Life in the Menomonee Falls Area

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofits to improve the quality of life in the Greater Menomonee Falls area community. Funding is intended to support civic groups that strive to keep the community vibrant and strong. The Foundation has supported programs in the arts, mental health, capital funding, medical emergency equipment for a...

GrantWatch ID#: 140462

Grants to Sauk County, Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies for Arts and Humanities Projects

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to Sauk County, Wisconsin nonprofit organizations and government agencies to support projects involving arts, the humanities, and historical resources. All projects, services, and programs require a public access component. Funding is available under the following two categories: Arts Grants: Eli...

GrantWatch ID#: 143971
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Awards to USA Public, School, and Academic Libraries to Recognize Excellence in Library Prog...

Deadline 02/01/18

Awards of $5,000 to USA public, school, and academic libraries to recognize distinction in library programming through cultural or thematic programs which address specific community needs, have a measurable effect, and involve active community planning and participation. A cultural/thematic program is one that features the...

GrantWatch ID#: 160147

Award to a USA, Canada or International Music Composer for Career Achievement

Deadline 02/01/18

Award to a USA, Canada or International music composer for outstanding achievement in their overall body of work and demonstration of unique creativity. Nominations should preferably come from recognized experts in the field of classical music. The prize includes a cash award, a performance, and a residency of four non-con...

GrantWatch ID#: 163158

In-Kind Grants of Planning and Evaluation Services to USA and Territories Nonprofit and Gove...

Deadline 02/01/18

In-kind grants valued at approximately $4,000 to USA and territories nonprofit and government museums to evaluate their operations and prepare for the future. This program can assist museums with the following types of assessments: collections stewardship assessment, community engagement assessment, and organizational asse...

GrantWatch ID#: 163856
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Photographers and Photojournalists for Work that Pr...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of $20,000 to USA, Canada, and International photographers and visual journalists for the production of bodies of work that promote cultural tolerance, understanding, and world peace. Funding will be used to support project production. Selected recipients will be those that demonstrate skill in photography and a sha...

GrantWatch ID#: 177632

Grants to Wisconsin Nonprofits and Agencies to Promote Local Tourism Opportunities

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $39,550 to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations and public agencies to market and promote events that will draw tourism to the area. This program reimburses qualifying advertisement expenses. Qualifying events promote the tourism industry, result in a positive economic impact, and create jobs for local residen...

GrantWatch ID#: 179512

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Protect the Environment, Enhance Local Food Systems, and Strengt...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants averaging $7,000 to USA nonprofit organizations working to protect natural resources, strengthen communities and the food system, and enhance public health. Applications are invited from both small and mid-sized organizations for either specific projects or general operating support. Priority is given to applica...

GrantWatch ID#: 181507

Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International PhD Students for Research Related to Jewish His...

Deadline 02/02/18

Fellowships of $22,500 to USA, Canada, and International doctoral candidates to engage in research related to Jewish history, heritage, and culture at the funding source's resource center in New York City. This ten-month fellowship program provides doctoral candidates with the opportunity to utilize the collections of the...

GrantWatch ID#: 165183

Grants to Wisconsin and Minnesota Nonprofits for Programs that Increase Public Access to the...

Deadline 02/04/18

Grants ranging from $250 to $5,000 to Minnesota and Wisconsin nonprofits in eligible counties to increase the awareness and accessibility of artistic activities available to the public. Grant funds must be used for artistic activities that occur within or benefit the St. Croix Valley in Washington and Chisago counties in M...

GrantWatch ID#: 150195

Grants to Madison, Wisconsin Groups, Associations, and Businesses for Neighborhood Programs

Deadline 02/19/18 Conference Date: 02/05/18

Grants to Madison, Wisconsin resident groups, neighborhood associations, business associations, and business organizations to enhance quality of life for local residents. Applicants should discuss proposals with program staff by February 5. This program is intended to enable neighborhoods to beautify public spaces and buil...

GrantWatch ID#: 139868
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Grants to USA High Schools to Enhance and Revitalize their Theater Programs

Deadline 02/06/18

Grants of $10,000 to USA high schools to enhance and revitalize their theater programs. Funding can be used towards various critical needs, including production expenses and master classes. Examples of the uses of funding are outlined below. Eligible Use of Funds: - Production: Fund a production, purchase critical th...

GrantWatch ID#: 182853

Grants to USA Individuals to Write Humanities Books for a General Public Audience

Deadline 02/07/18

Grants of up to $50,400 to USA individual authors and scholars for the writing of books that promote a deep understanding of the humanities for a broad readership. Applicants are advised to verify or complete their online registration no later than January 24. This program supports well-researched, humanities-based books t...

GrantWatch ID#: 177811
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Colleges to Promote Higher Education, Educational Films and Tele...

Deadline 03/01/18 LOI Date: 02/15/18

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and private colleges and universities for programs and projects that focus on promoting private higher education, educational television and media, and/or religious diversity and leadership. LOIs are due by February 15 for proposals focusing on Private Higher Education and for proposal...

GrantWatch ID#: 158587
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and Mexico Scholars for Research on Cartoons and Caricatures

Deadline 02/15/18

Fellowships providing a stipend of up to $5,000 to a USA, Canada, and Mexico masters students, doctoral candidates, and postgraduate scholars to support ongoing research or writing in the field of cartoon or caricature art. Applicants must be engaged in dissertation or thesis research, or postgraduate research within three...

GrantWatch ID#: 177326
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Grants to USA Nonprofits for Programs and Events that Promote an Appreciation of Nordic Art a...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants of up to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations for public programs, projects, and events that aim to promote an appreciation of Nordic art and culture. Funding is intended to support programs that engage public audiences in the appreciation of Nordic art, culture, and thought. Priority for this program has traditio...

GrantWatch ID#: 179950
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations for Chamber Music Workshops for Amate...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International organizations for workshops that provide coaching and support for amateur musicians playing chamber music. Funding is available to reduce registration fees for participants, subsidize coaches’ salaries, and provide scholarships for participants. ACMP defines a workshop as a pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 180316
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Grants to Portage County, Wisconsin Nonprofits, Agencies, and Individuals to Benefit Women a...

Deadline 02/16/18

Grants to Portage County, Wisconsin nonprofits, governmental entities, established citizen committees, groups, and individuals to develop programs that benefit local women and children. Funding is intended to support the economic, educational, physical, emotional, social, artistic, and personal growth of local women and ch...

GrantWatch ID#: 150149
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Grants to USA and Territories Individual Artists for Endeavors in Literary, Performing, and ...

Deadline 02/17/18

Grants averaging $250 to USA and territories individual artists to support creative endeavors in the literary, performing, and visual arts. Funds are intended to be used for expenses such as art supplies, recording performances, project-related expenses, studio time, and exhibits. This grant is specifically geared towards ...

GrantWatch ID#: 182372
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Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Studio Space and Professional Supp...

Deadline 02/19/18

Residencies of $1,500 and $2,000 to USA, Canada, and International individual artists to provide studio space in Boston’s historic South End neighborhood, as well as creative and professional support. The residencies are intended to develop the artists' focus on public engagement and dialogue. Program Benefits Studi...

GrantWatch ID#: 155283
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Grants to Greater Milwaukee, Wisconsin Nonprofits for Education, Economic Development, Racial...

Deadline 03/26/18 LOI Date: 02/19/18

Grants to Wisconsin nonprofit organizations for programs and projects that aim to improve the lives of Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, and Washington county residents. Funding is currently available for proposals that focus on strengthening education, strengthening neighborhoods, increasing economic opportunities, and promo...

GrantWatch ID#: 173424
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Award to a Madison Area, Wisconsin K-12 Music Teacher for Contributions to Music Education

Deadline 02/19/18

Award of $500 to a Madison Area, Wisconsin K-12 teachers of choir, band, general music, or orchestra to recognize outstanding contributions to music education. Strong candidates advocate for the success of their student and promote music education in school settings. Nominees should demonstrate leadership, passion, ded...

GrantWatch ID#: 176679
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Grants and In-Kind Support to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Innovative Use of T...

Deadline 02/21/18

Grants of up to $50,000 and in-kind support to USA, Canada, and International individual artists and collectives for projects that explore the artistic applications of new technologies and concepts associated with technology and culture. This program provides artists with financial support for new projects as well as in-ki...

GrantWatch ID#: 178320
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies for Humanities Professional Development for Educators

Deadline 02/22/18

Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and IHEs to host humanities programming for teachers and IHE faculty during the upcoming summer term. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations by January 25 and February 8. Applicants may hold humanities institutes and seminars t...

GrantWatch ID#: 178151
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Grants to USA Nonprofits and IHEs for Multi-Media Projects that Promote Architecture Appreci...

Deadline 02/25/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to USA nonprofits and IHEs to produce and present projects and programs such as publications, exhibitions, installations, films, new media projects, lectures and conferences that highlight the field of architecture. Funding is intended to provide critical support at key points in the development of ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177777
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Grants to USA Nonprofits in Multiple States for Youth, Economic Development, Culture, and En...

Deadline 02/28/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA nonprofit organizations in multiple states to enhance communities where the funding source has a business presence. Priorities include assisting the disadvantaged, economic development, education, youth development, neighborhood improvement, community problem solving, cultural en...

GrantWatch ID#: 172570