Please join us in welcoming Dr. Lisa Payne Ossian as the new senior innovation director of Humanities Iowa as well as executive editor of Voices of the Prairie (the literary magazine of HI). Dr. Ossian is emerita professor of history at Des Moines Area Community College.
We're excited to announce our upcoming Summer Major Grants award cycle! The window for applications will officially open up on May 1, 2021 with a June 1, 2021 deadline.This year we are awarding grants in the amount of $3,001 - $10,000.
We're proud to announce the recipients of our most recent grant cycle below. Hats off to the recipients for putting together some great proposals.
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.
Pursuant to Humanities Iowa bylaws, notice is hereby given that the Humanities Iowa Board of Directors (BOD) will meet on Monday, February 8th, 2021, to conduct its semi-annual meeting. The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM. During the course of the meeting, the BOD will approve major grant awards as well as address issues of policy and procedure.
POEMS ACROSS THE DISTANCE with Iowa Poet Laureate Debra Marquart
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.