Maryland Humanities provides grants to nonprofit organizations that use the humanities (literature, philosophy, history, etc.) to inspire all Marylanders to embrace lifelong learning, exchange ideas openly, and enrich their communities. Grant criteria encourage free, public programming in many forms including discussions, exhibits, lectures, living history, and seminars using the humanities as central tools to explore and understand the complexity of issues affecting their communities.
Mini grant (up to $1,200) deadlines are as follows:
- March 1
- July 1
- November 1
Projects must begin no sooner than 10 weeks after the deadline and be completed within one year of the award. Notification of awards will occur five weeks after the application deadline.