GRANT: MO Major Grants

Presented by:
Missouri Humanities Council
Subject: Other, Varies Audience: All

Major Grants provide funding between the amounts of $2,501 and $10,000 to organizations seeking to facilitate humanities-centered programs. These programs may take a variety of formats but should promote interaction between public audiences and humanities experts such as scholars, authors, and educators. Examples of programs eligible for funding include:

  • Interpretive exhibits
  • Content-based website enhancements
  • Living history and museum theater presentations that include interpretive elements
  • Presentations in the creative and performing arts that include humanities-based discussion
  • Teachers’ workshops in the humanities
  • Panel discussions and other types of public forums on humanities-related topics
  • Media and publication projects that support the mission of a humanities-based organization or institution

Major Grant requests are reviewed twice a year. Organizations should submit their application by the first work day of April or September. An organization’s proposed program should begin no earlier than 60 days after the submission deadline.

UPCOMING DEADLINE:  Sept. 1st