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The 2016 National Humanities Conference

Registration for the first-ever joint FSHC-NHA conference is now open! Visit the event page to register and book your hotel room. Also, check out the interactive schedule and learn more about the award-winning speakers.

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State Encyclopedia Resources

Featured Council Programs

Eight state humanities councils provide digital state encyclopedic resources for their communities, educators, students, families, and visitors. Many include toolkits for educators and links to primary and secondary resources at local organizations.

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The Pulitzer Prizes Centennial - Campfires Initiative

A National Initiative

Council campfires are warming the nation with more than 175 campfires across 80+ cities and towns. With more than 100 different partnerships, councils have a diverse array of programs celebrating the Pulitzer Centennial from hikes to lectures and movies to reading groups.

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Our Work

Advocating Support for the Humanities

Articulating the benefits of the councils and importance of the humanities to Congress, national organizations, and the nation.

Discover Why the Humanities Matter

Connecting the Humanities Community

Uniting our members and the humanities community through events, partnerships, conversations, and national initiatives.

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Supporting and Serving Our Members

Strengthening the councils through services, information sharing, and tools to aid in advocacy, communication, management, and fundraising.

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Featured Programs – State Encyclopedias

 

Latest News

 

CPA Services – Request for Proposals

August 29, 2016

The Federation of State Humanities Councils (FSHC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, is seeking proposals from seasoned firms to provide accounting services beginning October 2016. The contract will be for a three-year period with the option to extend for an additional two years. All proposals must be received via email in Adobe Acrobat PDF or Microsoft Word format before close of business Monday, September 19, 2016.

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August Feature: Encyclopedia Resources

August 19, 2016

Eight state humanities councils provide digital state encyclopedic resources for their communities, educators, students, families, and visitors. Many include toolkits for educators and links to primary and secondary resources at local organizations.

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Pulitzer Feature: August Council Campfires Programs

August 16, 2016

This month, join councils in various Pulitzer100 reading and discussion groups, creative writing workshops, lectures and conversations surrounding important local and political issues, youth-centered events, and a jazz festival!

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The National Humanities Conference

November 10-13, 2016  |  Salt Lake City, UT

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