Canoe of One Community Project with members of the Marshallese community and Shiloh Museum of Ozark History
The purpose of the Arkansas Humanities Council is to promote understanding, appreciation and use of the humanities in Arkansas. Through a competitive grant process, the council provides funding for nonprofits to plan and conduct humanities projects for Arkansas audiences.
The Arkansas Humanities Council is a nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
• Up to $3,000 provides funding for humanities-based classroom projects or professional development for teachers and librarians.
• A monetary gift may be used to provide books to first-time mothers for their infants, teachers and students
• Unrestricted funds are always welcome to further the work of the Council in providing more opportunities for Arkansans.
Grant award total
Grant-funded projects in 24 counties
American Rescue Plan funds to be awarded in 2021
1400 W. Markham St., Ste. 400
Little Rock, AR 72201
501.353.0349 | arkansashumanitiescouncil.org
Service Area: Statewide
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Jama Best
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Joseph Key, Chair
Robert Moore, Vice Chair
Kim Coryat, Treasurer
Paul Babbitt, Secretary
Tamela Tenpenny-Lewis, Parliamentarian