Join the Florida Humanities Council (FHC), the Florida Department of State Division of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) for a grant workshop on Thursday, April 4, 2019. This workshop provides guidance on current funding opportunities in the humanities offered by NEH, the Division of Cultural Affairs, and FHC. Attendance is free, but registration is required by March 28, 5:00 pm.
Date: Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Where: University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, DAV 130
We are currently seeking applicants and community partners for upcoming opportunities.
|May 15, 2019 – Community Project Grants|
|Jun 21, 2019 – Speaker Series|
|Jul 15, 2019 – Community Project Grants|
|Sept 16, 2019 – Community Project Grants|
|Nov 15, 2019 – Community Project Grants|
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