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Open Humanities Grant

Grants to Washington, DC Nonprofits to
Engage Local Residents in the Humanities

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Deadline Date:

03/02/18 11:59 PM


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Grants ranging from $8,000 to $10,000 to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for creative projects that engage District residents in the humanities. First-time proposal writers must attend a grant writing workshop prior to applying; sessions will be held in January and February. This program encourages open interpretation and creativity.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 178818

Estimated Size of Grant:

$8,000 - $10,000

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

All grantees must either be a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, or must find a 501(c)3 nonprofit sponsoring organization.

Pre-proposal Conference:

The powerpoint presentation from the previous cycle (2017) states that first-time proposal writers are required to attend a grant writing workshop prior to submitting their application.

The schedule of grant writing workshops may be found here:

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline to apply is March 2, 2018 at 11:59 PM.

More information about grant opportunities and eligibility may be found here:

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Apply Online:

Louis Hicks, Director of Grants and Special Projects

925 U Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Washington, DC