Inland Empire Capaciteria


Arts and Humanities

Sep 29 2017

The Ovation Foundation, via the 2017 Creative Economy innOVATION Grants cycle, recognizes model nonprofit organizations or programs that support and cultivate artists and enterprises within the creative industries. The key goal of a program should be the empowerment of fledgling enterprises to become fully developed through capacity-building, accelerating partnerships, and/or fiscal sponsorship and support. Grantees must be willing to be featured in various digital, print and broadcast media for Ovation LLC and The Ovation Foundation. Organizations with capacity-building programs are considered. These programs should be helping organizations that focus on one or more of the following creative industries: architecture and interior design, digital media, entertainment, fashion, furniture and decorative arts, industrial and product design, and visual and performing arts.

Grant Amount: Grant up to $25,000 are available.

Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be a 501(c)(3) organization.

Due Date:  September 29, 2017

For more information, visit: program/docs/2017-CEIGA-Grant-Guidelines.pdf



Sep 29 2017

The National Park Service’s African American Civil Rights Grant Program (Civil Rights Grants) documents, interprets, and preserves sites and stories related to the African American struggle to gain equal rights as citizens in the 20th Century. The NPS' 2008 report, Civil Rights in America, A Framework for Identifying Significant Sites serves as the foundation reference document for the grant program and for grant applicants to use in determining the appropriateness of proposed projects and properties. Grants will fund a broad range of planning, development, and research projects for historic sites including: survey, inventory, documentation, interpretation, education, architectural services, historic structure reports, preservation plans, and "bricks and mortar" repair. 

Grant Amount: Grant amounts range from $15,000 to $50,000.

Eligibility:  Eligible applicants include:


  • Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
  • County governments
  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • City or township governments
  • State governments


Due Date:  September 29, 2017

For more information, visit: opportunity.html?oppId=296029


Oct 01 2017

The Kress Foundation’s Digital Resources program supports the digitization of important visual resources (especially art history photographic archives) in the area of pre-modern European art history and primary textual sources (especially the literary and documentary sources of European art history); promising initiatives in online publishing; and innovative experiments in the field of digital art history. The program does not typically support the digitization of museum object collections.

Grant Amount: Grant amounts range between $12,000 and $70,000.

Eligibility: Eligible applicants must be a nonprofit institution with 501(c)(3) status based in the United States.

Due Date: October 1, 2017

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