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We're excited to announce the Fall 2021 Humanities Iowa Major Grant award recipients! 
  Humanities Iowa helped support Esteban & The Children of the Sun is a musical suite that imagines and interprets the tricontinental journey of Esteban of Azemmour, the 16th-century Moroccan explorer and first documented African to travel across the North American lands of present-day southwestern United States.
It's that time again! Our next major grants window will open on April 1, 2022 with a May 1, 2022 deadline. This year we are awarding grants in the amount of $3,001 - $10,000.
We're excited to announce the Summer 2021 Humanities Iowa Major Grant award recipients. We received so many great proposals, and it was exciting to hear about so many worthy projects going on all across the state. Below you’ll find descriptions of the awarded grants.
What IS Humanities Iowa? What, even, are the humnanities? Check out this short video to learn more about who we are, what we do, and how we're striving to better serve the people of Iowa. 
Humanities Iowa seeks nominations for members to serve on its Board of Directors. The nomination process is open and nominations will be received on a rolling basis. Those persons interested in serving are welcome to nominate themselves. Nominees must be residents of Iowa.
What are Humanities Councils? What do they do? How should they respond to our times?