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The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) today (April 20, 2020) announced new grant guidelines designed to rapidly distribute CARES Act funding to cultural nonprofits affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
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.
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) recently announced $22.2 million in grants for 224 humanities projects across the country.
Beginning in February, HI will send David Plowden's photographic exhibition called A Sense of Place to the Homestead National Monument of America in Beatrice, Nebraska.
In case you missed the release of our print publication Voices from the Prairie, it's now available  for free through your web browser. Click on the picture of the cover below to begin reading now.
HI has received major private foundation support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Federation of State Humanities Councils to promote public discourse and open debate about what it means to be an informed citizen in our democracy.
Here's a round-up of humanities events we've supported around the state over the last couple of months. For more information on our events past and future, click here.