West Virginia Humanities Council grant awards announced
CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Humanities Council, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, serves West Virginia through grants and direct programs. The Humanities Council budgets over $800,000 for grants and programs in the humanities each year. A variety of grants are offered to nonprofit organizations that support educational programming. Humanities Council major grants are awarded twice annually for projects requesting up to $20,000. Minigrants, offered four times a year, support projects that request up to $1,500. The next grant deadline is February 1, 2021.
The West Virginia Humanities Council recently awarded 14 new grants. Among the awards is: Randolph County Museum, “If These Walls Could Talk,” museum exhibit.