November 2017

Humanities Iowa is pleased to announce the recipients of its most recent major grant awards cycle:

Title of Project: The Comparison Project
Sponsoring Organization: Drake University, Des Moines
Grant: $7,900

Title of Project: Heroes of Fairfield
Sponsoring Organization: Fair Field Productions, Fairfield
Grant: $9,955

Title of Project: Iowa Corridor Sangeet - A Community Collaborative
Sponsoring Organization: CARTHA, Iowa City
Grant: $10,000

Title of Project: A Hero Among Us
Sponsoring Organization: Thaler Holocaust Education Trust, Cedar Rapids
Grant: $10,000

Title of Project: Christmas with the Ham Family at the Mathias Ham House Historic Site
Sponsoring Organization: Dubuque County Historical Society, Dubuque
Grant: $4,653

Title of Project: DuMA Contemporaries Series
Sponsoring Organization: Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque
Grant: $10,000

Title of Project: 2018 AViD
Sponsoring Organization: Des Moines Public Library Foundation, Des Moines
Grant: $5,000

Title of Project: Riding the Rails to Hero Street
Sponsoring Organization: The Moline Foundation, Moline, IL
Grant: $9,000

Title of Project: If Objects Could Talk
Sponsoring Organization: African American Museum of Iowa, Cedar Rapids
Grant: $7,890

HI also awarded a mini grant of $2,635 to the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy for their project, Fine Arts Instruction to Underserved Adults.

For more information on these projects, click here. For more information on Humanities Iowa grants, click here.