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Archive Category: Press Releases

California Humanities Awards $175K to 10 Large-Scale Public Humanities Projects

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California Humanities Announces December 2020 Humanities for All Project Grant Awardees

Humanities for All Quick Grants Support Re-Imagined Humanities Programming Throughout the State

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California Humanities Announces Fall 2021 Humanities for All Quick Grant Awardees

$210,000 Awarded to Responsive Public Humanities Projects throughout the State

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California Humanities Announces Winter 2021-22 Humanities for All Project Grant Awardees

$3.1 Million in Grants Awarded to California Organizations for COVID-19 Relief & Recovery

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California Humanities is pleased to announce that over $3.1 million in Relief and Recovery grants are awarded to humanities-focused organizations facing challenges due to

16 Humanities for All Quick Grants Awarded for Public Humanities Projects

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California Humanities Announces Fall 2021 Humanities for All Quick Grant Awardees

California Humanities Receives $2 Million In State Funding

The state of California announced an allocation of $2 million for California Humanities in the 2021-2022 state budget.

Humanities for All Quick Grants Awarded for Humanities Projects Throughout the State

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California Humanities Announces Spring 2021 Humanities for All Quick Grant Awardees

California Humanities Awards $175K to 10 Ambitious & Innovative Public Programs

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California Humanities Announces Spring 2021 Humanities for All Project Grant Awardees

California Humanities Announces New Relief and Recovery Grants

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Grants for the Public Humanities Sector Affected by COVID-19 

California Humanities Awards $350K to 13 California Documentary Projects for Production, Research & Development

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Congratulations to the 2021 California Documentary Project Grantees