GRANTS FAQ

Before submitting an Intent to Apply for either type of grant, applicants should carefully review the entire Grants section, including the Frequently Asked Questions below.


WHAT ARE THE HUMANITIES?

WHAT IS A HUMANITIES SCHOLAR?

WHAT IS THE ROLE OF A HUMANITIES SCHOLAR IN MY PROJECT?

WHAT'S ALL THIS ABOUT AUDIENCES?

CAN YOU GIVE ME A LIST OF UNDERSERVED AND UNDERREPRESENTED AUDIENCES?

HOW MIGHT THOUGHTS ABOUT AUDIENCE IMPACT MY APPLICATION?

WHERE CAN I LEARN ABOUT PREVIOUS GRANT PROJECTS?

CAN I PREVIEW THE APPLICATION QUESTIONS?

INCUBATION GRANTS

Awarded twice per year, Incubation Grants support experimentation for projects that may be in the earliest stages of development. We encourage you to set out a bold vision and see where it takes you.

$1,000 to $5,000

ACTION GRANTS

Awarded once per year, Action grants help you implement longstanding humanities-based projects and public programs that may have been developed through Incubation grants or other planning processes.

$2,000 to $20,000