Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation

Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation: Community Partners
The Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the communities where Lowe’s operates stores and distribution centers throughout the United States. The Foundation’s Community Partners grant program supports nonprofit organizations and local municipalities undertaking high-need projects such as building renovations and upgrades, grounds improvements, technology upgrades, and safety improvements. Most grants range from $10,000 to $25,000. The application deadline for the spring funding cycle is May 23, 2016; the fall funding cycle will be open from July 1 to August 26, 2016. Visit the company’s website to take the eligibility quiz and submit an online application.

West Virginia Humanities Council

The WV Humanities Council welcomes applications for projects that are rooted in one or more of the humanities disciplines. Please see the following grant categories:

 Major Grants $20,000 Maximum  support humanities events:
symposiums, conferences, exhibits, lectures.
Sept. 1st
Feb. 1st
 Mini-Grants $1,500 Maximum support small projects, single events, or planning/consultation. Due:
Feb. 1st
April 1st
June 1st
Oct. 1st
 Fellowships $2,500 support research and writing projects for humanities faculty and independent scholars. Due:
Feb. 1st
 Media Grants $20,000 Maximum  support the productions of electronic or film materials, or a newspaper series. Due:
Sept. 1st

For more information please contact the grants administration at 304.346.8500 or visit General Grant Guidelines

Affiliates of The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

Boone County Community Foundation

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