Cal Humanities

"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more in context."

— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project

"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more when it is in context."

— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project

Collage of four Quick Grant project photos. Three show people tabling at a public program, a man performing at a poetry night, and two dancers with hands intertwined in a field. The other image is a historic photograph of people protesting colonialism holding hand-made signs.

Deadlines? What Deadlines? Submit a Quick Grant Any Time Starting May 1

Quick Grants will now be accepted on a rolling basis starting on May 1, 2024, available to organizations with total yearly operating budgets of
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Disaster Assistance for Culture, Humanities, and the Arts

Storm-related resources for California’s cultural organizations from the Heritage Emergency National Taskforce.

Experience the Humanities

FROM THE BLOG

Collage of four Quick Grant project photos. Three show people tabling at a public program, a man performing at a poetry night, and two dancers with hands intertwined in a field. The other image is a historic photograph of people protesting colonialism holding hand-made signs.

Deadlines? What Deadlines? Submit a Quick Grant Any Time Starting May 1

Quick Grants will now be accepted on a rolling basis starting on May 1, 2024, available to organizations with total yearly operating budgets of

Support Our Work

For over 40 years we have promoted the humanities as relevant, meaningful ways to connect us to one another in order to help strengthen California. We produce, fund, create and support humanities-based projects and programs, eye-opening cultural experiences and meaningful conversations. All of which we couldn’t do without your help.

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