GRANT: Humanities Iowa Mini Grants

Subject: Other, Varies Audience: All

Humanities Iowa awards Mini Grants of up to $3,000 to organizations seeking to develop and implement humanities programs for the out-of-school adult public. These programs should stimulate meaningful community dialogue, attract diverse audiences, be participatory and engaging, and invite discovery of the humanities in interesting and exciting ways. In addition, a humanities scholar should be involved in the program in some capacity.

The following organizations are eligible to apply for a Mini Grant:

  • Incorporated nonprofit groups
  • Higher education institutions
  • Units of local, state, and federal governments
  • Indian tribal governments
  • Groups of persons that form an association to carry out a project

Mini grant applications are accepted year-round and are evaluated when received. They should be submitted four weeks prior to the proposed program, if possible. Applicants should note that all grants have a matching requirement.