The Humanities Council is launching its first Grants Cycle of 2010 and we are excited to announce our call for Letters of Intent.

The deadline is February 1st.

To get up to speed or understand how to apply, I strongly recommend you attend one of our workshops this month of January; you can benefit from a detailed presentation on the application process as well as ask any questions you might have.

Here is the list of workshops:

  • Tues – Jan 12th, 12pm-1pm @ Humanities Council (925 U street, NW)
  • Tues – Jan 19th, 12pm-1pm @ Anacostia Community Museum (1901 Fort Place, SE)
  • Thur – Jan 21st, 12pm-1pm @ School Without Walls (2130 G Street, NW)
  • Tues – Jan 25th, 5:30pm-6:30pm @ Humanities Council (925 U street, NW)


For more information please refer to our website, or you can contact directly Joel Makonnen, the Grants Director at or (202) 387 8391.

Looking forward to hearing about your projects — and possibly funding them!