National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
05/14/21 11:59 PM ET Receipt
Grants to USA and territories nonprofit organizations, agencies, IHEs, and Native American tribal governments to support humanities projects and activities that have been negatively impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Required registrations may take up to one month to complete.
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is accepting applications for the American Rescue Plan: Humanities Organizations program. In keeping with Congress’s intent in enacting the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, the purpose of this emergency relief program is to assist institutions and organizations working in the humanities that have been adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Applicants may propose new humanities projects or focus on sustaining core humanities programs and activities.
This program invites applications from eligible organizations seeking support for humanities positions and projects that have been adversely impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Through this funding opportunity, NEH will award grants to museums, libraries and archives, historic sites, independent research institutions, academic presses, professional organizations, colleges and universities, and other humanities organizations across the country to help these entities continue to advance their mission during the interruption of their operations due to the coronavirus pandemic. In keeping with Congress’s intent in enacting the American Rescue Plan, applicants may propose new humanities projects or focus on sustaining core humanities programs and activities.
Allowable costs include, but are not limited to:
GrantWatch ID#: 195449
Approximately 150 grants
Maximum award amount:
- Level I: Organizations with an annual operating budget of less than $1,000,000 may request up to $50,000.
- Level II: Organizations with an annual operating budget of between $1,000,000 and $10,000,000 may request up to $200,000.
- Level III: Organizations with an annual operating budget of greater than $10,000,000 may request up to $500,000.
The period of performance is one year, with a start date no earlier than October 1, 2021, and no later than January 1, 2022.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For questions about the program, contact the Agency-Wide Programs Team at ARPgrantmaking@neh.gov.
For questions about administrative requirements or allowable costs, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Endowment for the Humanities
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Washington, DC 20506
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