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Grants & Awards Calendar

This calendar is updated regularly with new opportunities.

To contribute information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., manager of development and initiatives, at 703.224.3100. International museum grant seekers can visit the Foundation Center's Web Site

 

 

Deadlines  Grant Type Agency/Funder Name Program Name Award Max Award Amount

Rolling Deadline

   

Foundation

Charles Lafitte Foundation

Foundation Grants

 
   

Foundation

Children's Obesity Fund

Healthy Lifestyle Grants

 
   

Corporate

Cigna Foundation

Foundation Grants

$5,000

   

Foundation

Dominion Foundation

Foundation Grants

$15,000

   

Corporate

DuPont Pioneer

Community Grants

 
   

Nonprofit

Global Fund for Children

Grants Program

 
   

Corporation

Google

Google Grants Program

$10,000 in kind

   

Foundation

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

Communities Program

 
   

Nonprofit

Kars 4 Kids

Small Grants Program

$500 to $2,000
    Nonprofit The Polination Project

Seed Grants

Up to $1,000
   

Corporate

The Safeway Foundation

Education Grants

$25,000

   

Foundation

Surdna Foundation

Thriving Cultures program

 
   

Foundation

TD Charitable Foundation

Nonprofit Employee Training Program

Up to $1,000
   

Corporate

Toyota U.S.A. Foundation

K-12 Math, Science, Environmental Science Initiatives

$200,000

   

Foundation

The Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation

Grants Program

 
   

Foundation

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Grants Program

 

September 2018

28   Corporate Lowe's Toolbox for Education Grants $2,000 to $100,000
28   Corporate BBVA Compass Bank Foundation Grant Program $1,000 to $5,000
30   Foundation Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood Early Childhood Education and Play Up to $100,000
30   Nonprofit Project Learning Tree GreenWorks! Grants Program Up to $1,000
30   Corporate Strictly Briks Maker Space Awards Program $2,000 In-Kind

October 2018

1   Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services National Medal for Museum and Library Service Varies 
1   Corporate Target Corporation Target Field Trip Grants Up to $700
9   Federal National Endowment for the Arts Art Works $10,000 to $100,000
15   Nonprofit Wild Ones Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education Fund $500
15   Nonprofit Whole Kids Foundation US School Gardens Grant Program $2,000
15   Nonprofit Whole Kids Foundation Honey Bee Grant $1,500
31   Foundation The Lawrence Foundation Environmental Grants $5,000

November 2018

1   Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services Museum Grants for African American History and Culture $5,000 to $250,000 
1   Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services Native American/Native Hawaiian Museum Services Program $5,000 to $100,000
1   Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services Inspire! Grants for Small Museums $5,000 to $50,000
9   Nonprofit KaBOOM! Community Playground Grants $15,000
10   Foundation The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation Grant Program $1,000 to $20,000

December 2018

14   Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services Museums for America $5,000 to $250,000
14   Federal  Institute of Museum and Library Services Museums Empowered: Professional Development Opportunities For Museum Staff $5,000 to $250,000 
14   Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services National Leadership Grants for Museums $5,000 to $1,000,000
31   Corporate Walmart Foundation Community Grant Program $250 to $5,000
31   Foundation Innovating Worth Projects Foundation Grants Program $2,000 to $13,000