CALIFORNIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY 2014 BOOK AWARD

January 29, 2014

Deadline: July 1. $5K will be awarded to a book-length manuscript that makes a contribution to California historical scholarship and deepens public understanding of the state’s history. The work must adhere to high scholarly standards and be lively and engaging to general readers. Biographies, collections of letters or essays, photographic or artistic studies, creative nonfiction will also be considered as ways of informing the mind and engaging the imagination in an understanding of California’s past. Info and app:  http://www.californiahistoricalsociety.org/publications/book_award.html

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January 27, 2014

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A TO Z GRANTWRITING 2-DAY INTENSIVE SEMINAR
February 8 and 9 (Sat-Sun), 9 am – 5 pm
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The A to Z Grantwriting 2-Day Intensive Seminar presents a PROVEN AND SIMPLE SYSTEM to implement a successful grantwriting campaign submitting ongoing proposals to government, foundation, and corporate funders. Students are taken through a step-by step overview of the entire grantwriting process and provided with the skills and tools needed to implement a successful grantwriting campaign.

$600 FEE includes: 200 page Seminar Manual with hundreds of tools, resources and samples; Seminar Certificate of Completion; personalized list of potential funding sources; and continental breakfast, lunch, and snacks.

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Linda Vallejo has over thirty years of experience as a grantwriting consultant and instructor. She has received over $30 million in grant funds from funders for her many clients nationwide. Since 1995 she has taught grantwriting online in over 2,500 colleges and universities nationwide.

Presently she serves as a consultant for 18th Street Art Center in Santa Monica, CA and instructor for Otis School of Art and Design Public Practice MFA Program and CSU Long Beach, Professional Practices MFA Program.

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ELTON JOHN AIDS FOUNDATION AWARDS NEARLY $4.4 MILLION IN GRANTS

January 24, 2014

The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) announced today its third round of grants for calendar year 2013. The new funding amounts to $4,381,580, bringing EJAF’s total grant investments for 2013 to more than $7.3M.  “After more than 20 years of doing this work, I know that the only way to fight AIDS is by helping everyone in need, especially those living at the margins of society,” said Sir Elton John, who founded EJAF in 1992.  Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1680221#ixzz2rKd3iz1p  Website: http://ejaf.org/about-ejaf/

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HOME DEPOT HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES IMPROVEMENT GRANT PROGRAM

January 23, 2014

Deadline: February 10 (Letters of Intent). The Retool Your School program supports campus/facility improvement projects at historically black colleges and universities that impact the lives of students, faculty, and alumni for generations to come. Info and app: http://www.retoolyourschool.com/

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The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

January 21, 2014

Announces grants totaling $2 million in support of eighteen documentary film projects.

Full Article: http://philanthropynewsdigest.org/news/macarthur-foundation-awards-2-million-in-documentary-film-grants

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PUBLIC WELFARE FOUNDATION JUVENILE JUSTICE PROGRAM

January 16, 2014

Deadline: Ongoing.  Grants ranging from $50 – $320K to promote the fair and equitable treatment of youths who are not U.S. citizens by juvenile-justice system.  The foundation supports groups working to end the criminalization and over-incarceration of youth in the US to reduce youth incarceration rates in the juvenile justice system; end the practice of trying, sentencing, and incarcerating youth as adults; and promote more fair and equitable treatment of youth of color by the juvenile justice system.  Info and app:  http://www.publicwelfare.org/ApplyGrant.aspx

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REDROVER VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE AND THEIR PETS PROGRAM

January 15, 2014

Deadline: May 15.  Grants up to $3K will be awarded to shelter organizations to support the creation of space to temporarily house the pets to help victims of domestic violence and their animal companions stay together during times of crisis.   Info and app: http://www.redrover.org/node/1099

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