our nation’s humanities councils
to increase investment and engagement in our national network. Supporting, connecting, and amplifying the work and voices of our members.
Photo credit: Kira Hirota, A Prime Time Family Reading program produced by Humanities Washington.
Humanities on the Hill (HoH) is a three-day event taking place in early March 2024 and brings together humanities councils from all over the greater United States. Participants will gather to share best practices as they prepare to meet with their legislators to advocate for federal funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities, which administers funding to the humanities councils.
photo credits: Van Leesten Memorial Bridge, Providence, RI – INFORM Studio + Buro Happold (Photo by Steve Kroodsma).
The Federation of State Humanities Councils and the National Humanities Alliance invite proposals for the National Humanities Conference in Providence, Rhode Island, November 13 – 17, 2024. The deadline to submit your proposal is April 3, 2024.
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The 2024 Federation Board of Directors elected a new chair and four new members on October 28, at the 2023 Annual Business Meeting that was held in conjunction with the … Read more
photo credits: Van Leesten Memorial Bridge, Providence, RI – INFORM Studio + Buro Happold (Photo by Steve Kroodsma). The Federation of State Humanities Councils and the National Humanities Alliance invite proposals … Read more
The current strategic plan was extended to 2022. In 2022, the Federation begins its strategic planning process and develop a strategic plan update that will be presented to the Federation House of Delegates at the 2022 Annual Business Meeting.