Programs

Current Initiatives
National Partners
Local Partners
Subjects
Audiences
Councils

PROGRAM: #CTPlaces

Connecticut

Hartford, CT – [reading and discussion] #CTPlaces, established in 2015, is a coalition of advocates for history and humanities-related organizations and sites in Connecticut. In March, #CTPlaces Advocacy Day celebrates the value of history and humanities in Connecticut. (Public)

#HumCitizen: Journalism in the Age of Fake News

Connecticut

Statewide, CT – [grants, videos, workshop] The council will work as convener to help facilitate a statewide exploration about why people are distrustful of the news, how technology is changing information consumption, and how citizens can better evaluate news sources. (Public, Students, Educators)

GRANT: General Information

Connecticut

The Connecticut Humanities Council offers a variety of grant opportunities. Visit the council’s website to learn more about the types of grants offered, eligibility requirements, and application deadlines. (Public)

PROGRAM: Connecticut Center for the Book

Connecticut

Ongoing – [statewide] The state affiliate of the Center of the Book in the Library of Congress offering multiple programs in various formats and for diverse audiences. (Resource)

PROGRAM: StEPs-CT

Connecticut

Ongoing – [statewide] Helping local museums and historical societies build professionalism and ensure programs & collections remain vibrant community resources. (Training, Professional Development)

RESOURCE: Teach It

Connecticut

Ongoing – [online] A collaborative space for teachers and cultural organizations that features a series of inquiry-based activities that reinforce the principles found in new social studies frameworks. (Resource)

PROGRAM: Book Voyagers

Connecticut

Ongoing – [statewide] A facilitator helps parents and children build their reading skills and bring stories to life. (Reading and Discussion)

RESOURCE: ConnecticutHistory.org

Connecticut

Ongoing – [online] Stories about the people, traditions,and events that make up the history of the Nutmeg State. (Website)

PROGRAM: Connecticut Book Awards

Connecticut

Westport, CT – [award] The 2018 Connecticut Book Awards ceremony will be held at Staples High School from 2-4 pm in Westport, CT. These awards recognize the very best titles written by Connecticut authors. (Public)

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