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Ontario Art Grants & Culture Grants:  75 Arts and Culture Grants for Ontario.

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Grants to Toronto, Ontario Artists and Organizations to Increase Arts Access for Underserved ...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario youth-led groups, nonprofits, collectives, and young artists to increase access to quality arts programs for underserved youth, ages 13 to 29. Programs featuring new and emerging art forms are encouraged. The Funding Source wishes to support innovative youth project...

GrantWatch ID#: 156830

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits for Cultural and Sports Events, Major Festivals, and Seniors’...

Deadline 01/18/18

Grants to Markham, Ontario nonprofit organizations to support festivals, events, and other activities within the city. The purpose of this program is to encourage residents to take part in their community, connect with one another, and attract visitors. Four different grant categories are available, each with specific fund...

GrantWatch ID#: 164692

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Artists for Residencies at a New Mexico Campus

Deadline 01/18/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International visual artists, literary artists, and music composers to participate in the Foundation's residency program. Artists will receive fully-furnished, rent-free, and utility-paid housing on the Foundation's campus in New Mexico, with the goal of providing artists with a peaceful setting...

GrantWatch ID#: 176635

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

Grants to Canada Arts Companies, Groups, and Organizations to Translate Dramatic and Literar...

Deadline 01/20/18

Grants of up to $25,000 to Canada theater companies, publishers, and other arts companies, groups, organizations, and collectives to translate literary and dramatic works into languages that are accessible to Canadian audiences. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177884

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 Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Arts Organizations for Touring Performance...

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants to Canada individual artists, curators, artistic groups, and arts organizations for the exhibition and presentation of works and performances by Canadian artists. Applicants must be registered in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. The purpose of this award is to build national exposure and ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177917

Grants to Canada Nonprofits to Facilitate Tours by International Artists and Traveling Exhib...

Deadline 01/25/18

Grants of up to $75,000 to Canada nonprofit arts organizations to host touring artists and exhibitions from around the world. Applicants must be registered in the online grants portal at least 30 days prior to applying. The purpose of this program is to provide the general public with new experiences in the arts. This ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177918

Grants to Belleville, Ontario Nonprofits and Collectives for Arts and Cultural Projects

Deadline 01/26/18

Grants of up to $2,500 to Belleville, Ontario nonprofit organizations and collectives to support a broad range of arts and cultural projects, such as dance, theater, music, symposia, multi-arts festivals, and other events. The purpose of this program is to foster quality and build capacity for the arts, arts sector, artist...

GrantWatch ID#: 167473

Grants to Ontario Professional Writers to Create New, High-Quality Literary Works

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 to Ontario published professional writers to create new literary work in fiction, poetry, young adult, graphic novels, and nonfiction genres. Funding will cover personal expenses, travel, and living expenses while creating new work. The program supports Ontario writers in the creati...

GrantWatch ID#: 164735
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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 Ontario Nonprofits, Municipalities, and Tribes for New Community Benefit Initiatives

Deadline 02/21/18 LOI Date: 01/31/18

Grants ranging from $5,000 to $75,000 to Ontario nonprofit organizations, small municipalities, and Native communities and tribes for the development of new ideas to improve community connectedness and quality of life for residents. January 31, 2018 is the deadline to register an organization to apply. Focus areas inclu...

GrantWatch ID#: 174191
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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 Canada Artists, Arts Professionals, and Organizations for International Arts Resid...

Deadline 01/31/18

Grants of up to $20,000 to Canada artists, curators, arts professionals, groups, collectives, and artistic organizations to take advantage of international residency opportunities. Applicants must register online at least thirty days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact program staff befor...

GrantWatch ID#: 177983

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

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofit Art Organizations and Community Groups for Collaborativ...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000, $10,000, and $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit art organizations and community groups for one-time or time-limited collaborative projects involving professional artists and community members. First-time applicants must first contact the funding source before applying. Projects can involve one or...

GrantWatch ID#: 172510

Grants to Toronto, Ontario Nonprofits and Collectives for Time-Limited Music Production and P...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants of up to $5,000 and grants of up to $15,000 to Toronto, Ontario nonprofit music organizations and collectives for a wide range of time-limited or one-time music-related projects. Funding is intended to enable qualifying organizations and collectives to engage in music projects that involve the production, presentati...

GrantWatch ID#: 172511
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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 USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas to Benef...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to USA, Ontario, Puerto Rico, and International nonprofit organizations to positively impact communities where the funding source has a business presence. Eligible USA communities are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. Applications will b...

GrantWatch ID#: 180321

Grants to Canada IHEs, Nonprofits, and Individuals for Humanities and Social Sciences Resear...

Deadline 02/01/18

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, postsecondary institutions, and qualifying individuals for outreach activities and events to engage various audiences in the social sciences and humanities research. This program supports targeted, short-term knowledge mobilization efforts. Eligible activities and events represent ...

GrantWatch ID#: 180893

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 Canada Researchers at IHEs for Early-Stage Humanities and Social Sciences Research

Deadline 02/02/18

Grants ranging from $7,000 to $75,000 to Canada researchers at qualifying IHEs for early-stage research in the humanities and social sciences disciplines. Institutions that are not currently eligible must begin the eligibility process at least five business days prior to the deadline. Description of the Competition: ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177609

Grants to Canada Nonprofits to Enhance Archival Access and Preserve Historic Documents

Deadline 02/07/18

Grants to Canada nonprofit organizations, such as archives, libraries, and historical societies for heritage documentation and preservation. This program seeks to ensure that the nation’s continuing memory is both documented and accessible to Canadians through the adoption of a more collaborative approach with local docu...

GrantWatch ID#: 177613
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Grants to Canada Music Artists, Record Labels, and Managers for Artist Promotion and Touring...

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to Canada music artists, independent record labels, and artist managers for marketing and promotion activities. The purpose of this fund is to help emerging Canadian music artists launch their careers. Funding may support promising artists throughout Canada. The goal of this fund is to directly impact artists and su...

GrantWatch ID#: 175217
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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 Canada IHEs for Collaborative Humanities and Social Sciences Research

Deadline 02/15/18

Grants to Canada higher education institutions for long-term, collaborative research projects in the humanities and social sciences. Institutions may need to confirm eligibility at least five business days prior to the deadline. This program supports collaborations between higher education institutions and other organizati...

GrantWatch ID#: 178796
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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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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 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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Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual for Promoting Community through the Buil...

Deadline 02/28/18

Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual who has made significant contributions to community development through architecture and design of the built environment. Nominations will also be considered for a team of individuals for a single body of work. Nominees could include, but are not limited to, public offici...

GrantWatch ID#: 177781
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Grants to Ontario Arts Nonprofits Providing Support Services to Artists and Arts Organizatio...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to Ontario nonprofit arts service organizations to support ongoing operations. First-time applicants must contact program staff prior to applying. Qualifying arts service organizations may have a regional, local, provincial, or national mandate. There are five categories: -National Arts Service Organizations -Pr...

GrantWatch ID#: 153161
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits to Exhibit Historical American Art that ...

Deadline 05/15/18 LOI Date: 03/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for arts exhibitions that increase the understanding and appreciation of historical American art (circa 1500–1980). Letters of inquiry are due March 1, 2018. The funding source has a particular interest in supporting exhibitions that add an international d...

GrantWatch ID#: 170093
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International IHE Students for Photography Projects that Promote W...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants valued at up to $22,500 to USA, Canada, and International students pursuing an associate, undergraduate, or graduate degree at an accredited college or university for still photography projects that promote world peace and cultural understanding. The primary student grant – first place – goes to one person. ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178052
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Organizations to Commission Contemporary Music Comp...

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International performing organizations for the commission of chamber and symphonic music compositions. This program is primarily intended for chamber groups and orchestras demonstrating a record of excellence in the presentation of contemporary music. The commissioned works will be performed ...

GrantWatch ID#: 178361
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Grants to USA and Canada Scholars for Research on Native American Language and Ethnohistory

Deadline 03/01/18

Grants of up to $3,500 to USA and Canada postdoctoral scholars and graduate students to conduct research on Native American ethnohistory, history of studies, and linguistics in the continental US and Canada. Applicants are advised to initiate applications in advance of the deadline to allow time for the submission of lette...

GrantWatch ID#: 178514
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Fellowships to USA, Canada, and International Scholars and Artists for Research on the Early...

Deadline 03/01/18

Fellowships of $2,500 per month to USA, Canada, and International scholars, artists, archivists, curators, and librarians for research utilizing a collection of art, manuscripts, and rare books from the early modern period. Funding is intended to support research that advances new scholarly agendas. Applications are ev...

GrantWatch ID#: 182256
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Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits and Schools to Benefit Youth in Grades K-12

Deadline 03/10/18

Grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations and schools to benefit youth in communities where the funding source has a business presence. Focus areas include arts education programs and academic programs, including tutoring. Qualifying programs must serve youth in grades K-12. This gr...

GrantWatch ID#: 176177
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Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Community-Based Chamber Music Learni...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $1,500 to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations for community-based chamber music instruction programs. Priority will be given to programs that promote diversity and improve access to music in underserved communities. Particular interest is given to programs serving students a...

GrantWatch ID#: 144087
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Grants to Canada Publishers and Literary Magazines to Promote Works by Canadian Authors

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants of up to $30,000 to Canada creative writing magazine and literary book publishers for projects that promote works by Canadian authors. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact program staff prior to applying. Grantees must support the pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177880
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Grants to Canada Researchers Affiliated with IHEs for Collaborative Social Sciences and Huma...

Deadline 03/15/18

Grants ranging from $7,000 to $25,000 to Canada researchers affiliated with qualifying postsecondary institutions for collaborative social sciences and humanities research. This program provides short-term support for partnered research endeavors that will inform decision making at a single partner organization from the pu...

GrantWatch ID#: 182338
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Grants to Canada Aboriginal Artists, Nonprofits, and For-Profits for Artistic Creation, Even...

Deadline 03/21/18

Grants to Canada Inuit, Metis, and First Nations artists, arts professionals, groups, nonprofits, and for-profit organizations for artistic projects and activities across a broad range of disciplines. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to the deadline. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact pro...

GrantWatch ID#: 177876
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Grants to Canada Individual Artists and Groups for Career Development in any Artistic Discip...

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada artists, curators, groups, and collectives for a range of professional and career development opportunities. Applicants are encouraged to discuss proposals with program staff prior to applying. All applicants must be registered online at least thirty days prior to applying. Supported a...

GrantWatch ID#: 177872
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Grants to Canada Individual Artists or Arts Groups for Planning Creative Art Projects

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants of up to $25,000 per year to Canada individual artists or artistic groups and organizations for support in the initial planning stages of creative art projects. Applicants are encouraged to speak with the funding source prior to submitting a first-time application. Funding may be used for research, development, ...

GrantWatch ID#: 177873

Grants to Canada Individuals and Organizations to Promote Career Development in the Arts

Deadline 03/31/18

Grants of up to $10,000 to Canada arts professionals and arts networking or sector building organizations to promote the professional development of individuals in the arts. Applicants must register online at least 30 days prior to applying. First-time applicants are encouraged to contact program staff in advance of the de...

GrantWatch ID#: 177878
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Residencies to USA, Canada, and International Artists to Study Foundry and Pottery Crafts at...

Deadline 04/01/18

Residencies to USA, Canada, and International individual artists working in all disciplines to explore the practice of foundry and pottery at an arts center in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. The purpose of this residency is to provide artists with technology, resources, and materials to explore new processes, ideas, and perspective...

GrantWatch ID#: 180688

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International Individuals in the Journalism, Nonfiction, an...

Deadline 05/31/18

Residencies for USA, Canada, and International documentarians, journalists, and nonfiction writers working at the professional level about important issues. The fundng source places particular emphasis on topics relating to the most critical and current issues that include, but are not limited to, war and conflict; social...

GrantWatch ID#: 172527

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Filmmakers for Films that Promote Social Justice an...

Deadline 06/01/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International independent filmmakers for film projects that align with the themes of empowerment, social justice, and cultural exchange. Funding is available to both novice and experienced filmmakers for all stages of development, including development, production, post-production, as well as fil...

GrantWatch ID#: 182210

Grants to Ontario Nonprofits, Agencies, and Aboriginal Communities for Cultural, Environment...

Deadline 06/20/18

Grants starting at $50,000 to Ontario nonprofits, agencies, and aboriginal organizations for activities that improve the quality of life and promote vibrant communities. Applicant organizations must register with the funding source no later than May 30, 2018. Priority areas include active lifestyles, sustainable environmen...

GrantWatch ID#: 175840

Grants to USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits in Eligible Areas for Conservation, Arts...

Deadline 08/13/18 LOI Date: 06/25/18

Grants to USA, Canada, and International nonprofits for programs focusing on conservation of the world's oceans. LOIs are due January 8, 2018. Funding is also available to Delaware, Illinois, Ohio, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. nonprofits in eligible areas for performing arts programs and to Chicago, Illinois organizatio...

GrantWatch ID#: 178256