All Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh locations will be closed on Wednesday, December 24, Thursday, December 25 and Thursday, January 1, 2015. In addition, the Library will close at
5 pm Wednesday, December 31, 2014.
Allegheny Regional Asset District (ARAD)
This special purpose, area wide unit of local government for Allegheny County distributes 50% of the 1% sales tax to civic, cultural and recreational entities, libraries, parks and sports facilities.
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
Provides Grants and Awards for arts organizations, non-arts organizations conducting an arts program, units of government, schools and school districts, individual artists and
ensemble, collaborators, or other unincorporated groups.
Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development
Programs are joint efforts between state and local governments, local community-based organizations and corporations to improve living conditions in Pennsylvania's impoverished communities. The Single Application is available online in PDF format.
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Apply for grants for improvements to trails, parks, rivers, and natural areas.
Pennsylvania Humanities Council
a private, non-profit organization serving as the Commonwealth's affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. They support and conduct public humanities programs for adults who seek lifelong learning in history, philosophy, literature, and related subjects.
Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
The offical agency of the Commonwealth for the conservation of Pennsylvania's historic heritage
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA)
You can query this government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities which provide assistance or benefits to the American public. It
contains financial and nonfinancial assistance programs administered by departments and establishments of the Federal government.
FindYouthInfo.gov was created by the Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs (IWGYP), which is composed of representatives from 12 Federal agencies that support programs and services focusing on youth.
This US Government website allows organizations to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies.
National Endowment for the Humanities
a federal agency that supports learning in history, literature, philosophy, and other areas of the humanities; funding research, education, museum exhibitions, documentaries, preservation, and activities in the states.
National Institutes of Health: Grants
NIH Office of Extramural Research
National Science Foundation: Funding Opportunities
The NSF funds research and education in science and engineering,
through grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements. The
Foundation accounts for about 20 percent of federal support to
academic institutions for basic research.
US Census Bureau
Contains extensive demographic information that may be useful in
determining programming needs for local communities.
US Department of Education: Funding Opportunities
Grant applications announcements published in the Federal Register, programs by topic, by who may apply, etc. Information on all grants.
US Department of Housing and Urban Development: Grants
US Office of Minority Health
Information on a variety of funding organizations.
US Nonprofit Gateway
A network of links to federal information and services for nonprofit organizations.