Current Initiatives
National Partners
Local Partners

#HumCitizen: Investigating New Jersey

New Jersey

Statewide, NJ – [traveling exhibit, public forums] In conjunction with its Smithsonian traveling exhibit, “Water/Ways,” the council will work with Pulitzer Prize finalist Mark Di lonno to examine the connection between scientific inquiry and environmental journalism. Di lonno will facilitate public forums and create a discussion tool kit to coincide with the traveling exhibit. (Public)

PROGRAM: Public Scholars Project

New Jersey

Statewide, NJ – The Public Scholars Project (PSP), formerly known as the Horizon Speakers Bureau, is a cost effective and accessible service that provides high quality humanities programs to organizations throughout the state. (Presentation, Lecture)

PROGRAM: Museum on Main Street

New Jersey

Statewide, NJ – Museum on Main Street is part of a Smithsonian outreach program that engages small town audiences to bring revitalized attention to underserved communities. The exhibitions are designed to engage communities and become a catalyst for conversation about life in America. (Smithsonian, Traveling Exhibit)


New Jersey

Ongoing – [statewide] Learn more about the council’s Action Grants, funding up to $20,000. (Grant Opportunity)

GRANT OPPORTUNITY: Incubation Grants

New Jersey

Ongoing – [statewide] Learn more about the council’s Incubation Grants, funding up to $5,000. (Grant Opportunity)

PROGRAM: Humanities Connection Radio Program

New Jersey

Ongoing – [Teaneck] A radio program discussing various humanities topics. (Radio)

PROGRAM: NJ The Bill of Rights and You

New Jersey

2016 to 2017 – [Archived] 35 New Jersey venues hosted copies of the 225th Anniversary of the Bill of Rights pop-up display created by the National Archives. (National Archives, Bill of Rights, Exhibit)