Humanities for All is a grant program that supports projects in the public humanities. This program responds to the needs and interests of Californians, encourages greater public participation in humanities programming, particularly by new and/or underserved audiences. It aims to promote understanding and empathy among all our state’s peoples in order to cultivate a thriving democracy.
|Application Opens||Next Application Deadline||Grant Period|
|June 1, 2023||July 17, 2023||December 1, 2023-November 20, 2025|
Project Grants ($10,000 to $25,000) are awarded twice a year to large scale public humanities projects of up to two-years duration from the award date. Appropriate programming formats include but are not limited to virtual and in-person interpretive exhibits, community dialogue and discussion series, workshops and participatory activities, presentations and lectures, conversations and forums, and interactive and experiential activities. Eligibility is limited to California-based nonprofit organizations and non-federal public agencies. Note: Awards must be matched with an equivalent amount of cash or in-kind resources over the life of the project.
See a list of recently supported Project Grants.
The next deadline is July 17, 2023.
Learn more at our applicant webinar on June 8 at 11am PT. Register here.
For more information, contact Project & Evaluation Director Felicia Kelley. | E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Current grantees, please use the Grant Portal button at top of the page.