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Types of Grants

Delaware Humanities offers two kinds of grants:

Opportunity Grants

Opportunity Grants offer up to $3,000 for smaller projects or planning periods for larger projects. Applications can be submitted year-round, and while matching funds are required, matching can be waived in some circumstances.

Vision Grants

Vision Grants are available from $3,001 – $15,000 for major humanities projects. Matching funds are required.  The next deadline for Vision Grant drafts is October 1, 2017.  Drafts are required.

Organizations Delaware Humanities grants can support:
Private nonprofit organizations · Institutions of higher education · State, local and federally recognized Indian tribal governments · Community and cultural organizations · Educational and professional groups · Museums · Libraries · Public agencies · Non-commercial radio and television stations

Related Documents

Grant Application (All Grants) [docx]

Grant FAQs and General Information [pdf]

Delaware Congressional Delegation Thank-you Letter [docx]

Calendar

October 21, 2017 10:00 am
@Dover International Speedway
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Dover, Delaware
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October 21, 2017 10:00 am
@Dover International Speedway
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Dover, Delaware
October 22, 2017 2:00 pm
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@Bethel Museum
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Bethel, Delaware
October 27, 2017 1:00 pm
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@Manor House
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Seaford, Delaware
October 28, 2017 1:00 pm
Speaker: Jean Norvell
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@New Castle Court House Museum
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New Castle, Delaware

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