Foundation / Corporation
William G. Pomeroy Foundation
Grants to USA nonprofit organizations and academic institutions, and local, state, and federal government entities in multiple states for activities that integrate folklore and legends into the local culture. Funding is intended to promote cultural tourism and strengthen the local culture by identifying designated sites with commemoration plaques and roadside markers. Eligible applicants are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Idaho, Louisiana, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Vermont, or West Virginia.
The most successful Legends & Lore grant applications will likely include the following common genres of folklore:
Grant recipients will be responsible for the installation of the marker (and, if required by their local transportation department, for the cost of a breakaway pole).
GrantWatch ID#: 185907
Marker grants are fully-funded and cover the entire cost of the marker, pole, and shipping.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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For any questions, contact Christy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 315-913-4060, Monday – Friday between 8:15 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (EST)
NC Folklife Institute
PO Box 61222
Durham, NC 27715
USA: Alabama; Connecticut; Idaho; Louisiana; Missouri; New York; North Carolina; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Vermont; West Virginia
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