Applications Open for 2017 Innovations in Reading Prize across United States!

Deadline: 28 February 2017

The National Book Foundation is currently seeking applications for its “Innovations in Reading Prize” to an individual or organization that has developed an innovative project which creates and sustains a lifelong love of reading in the community they serve.

Benefits

  • There are four honorable mentions, and one winner of a $10,000 prize.
  • Announcements via the press, social media, our newsletter, and on our website

Eligibility Criteria

  • All U.S. citizens and American institutions are eligible for this prize. Previous winners can apply for new initiatives.
  • Examples include:
    • After-school and community-based programs
    • Non-profits such as museums and libraries
    • Startups focused on reading and literature
  • Note: This is a prize, not a grant. The goal of the prize is to reward existing programs with evidence of success and encourage those programs to continue.

How to Apply

  • Applicants will need:
    • Contact information and organizational details
    • Two reference letters from individuals familiar with the work of the applicant (if you are nominating an organization or individual, you can write one of the reference letters)
    • Several short narratives, including a description of the work, its impact, and how the prize money would be used.
  • Applications must be submitted online via given website.

Eligible Country: United States

For more information, please visit Innovations in Reading Prize 2017.

Latest Funds for NGOs

ICAD Call for EOIs: Inviting NGos and CBOs in Canada, Zambia and Malawi

Mondriaan Fund: Grant for International Collaborative Projects with Heritage Institutes

WHO Call for LOIs: Research to Accelerate Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in Light of Population Ageing in ASEAN Countries

MasterCard Foundation’s Fund for Rural Prosperity 2017 Competition: Improving the Lives of Poor People in Rural Africa

DFAT Request for Proposals: Water for Women Fund

CPI Call for Proposals: Strengthening the Impact of Civic Activism in Mozambique

Australian Embassy in Cambodia: Seeking EOIs for Direct Aid Program (DAP)

Call for Proposals for “U.S.-Czech Centennial: Democracy for All”

The Tropical Health and Educational Trust: Call for Applications for Health Partnership Scheme

DGM Indonesia: Seeking Proposals to Support Issues Related to Community-Based Tenure & Management of Natural Resources

Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Foundation: Supporting the Preservation, Promotion and Advancement of American Indian Culture

Roberto Cimetta Fund: TAMTEEN Support Programme

Foundation for the Third Millennium: Promoting Health, Social Justice and Economic Independence

Submit Applications for IC-Impact’s Innovative Technology Demonstration Initiative!

British Embassy Lima: Seeking Innovative Project Ideas to Support Clean Energy and Green Growth

ACSS Call for Proposals: Inviting Applicants for Research Grants Program

U.S. Embassy in Cambodia: Promoting Mutual Understanding between the United States and Cambodia!

Applications Open for Planning Grants under Sida/Demo Environment Programme

Sida/Demo Environment Programme: Seeking Applications for Demonstration Grants

DHHS-CDC: Supporting Ethiopia’s Federal Ministry of Health and Regional Health Bureaus in HIV AIDS Programming

Australian Embassy in China: Seeking Applications for Direct Aid Program

The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement, Georgia: Seeking Applications for Innovation Fund Grant

Community Environment Fund: Empowering New Zealanders to make a Positive Difference to the Environment

Royal Norwegian Embassy in Belgrade: Sub-granting Programme for Civil Society

* indicates required

You have Successfully Subscribed!