Florida Humanities Speaker Series

Florida Humanities Speaker Series

The Florida Humanities Council is seeking statewide partners to broaden its reach and strengthen its mission across the state. Formally known as the Speakers Bureau, the Florida Humanities Series program provides funding, promotional support, audience-building and capacity-building opportunities for organizations interested in hosting a series of public humanities programs.

What’s provided by the Florida Humanities Council:

  • $5,000 to host four public programs
  • A roster of high-quality humanities presenters to choose from
  • A comprehensive press kit, including banners, sample press releases, posters, postcards and other promotional items to help promote and brand the Florida Humanities Series
  • Statewide promotion of your programming through the various Florida Humanities channels

New program for 2018

Florida and World War II presented by Gary Mormino

Below watch a brief clip by Gary Mormino discussing the GI exposure to Florida during WWII training that sparked the migration to Florida after the war.


Become a Speaker Series partner:

Participation in Speaker Series program has very specific requirements. Click below for eligibility guidelines and current application deadlines.

Become a partner