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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 will be for the upcoming Spring 2019 cycle on April 2, 2019.  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 Application (All Grants) [pdf]

Grant FAQs and General Information [pdf]

Delaware Congressional Delegation Thank-you Letter [docx]

Calendar

January 6, 2019 2:00 pm
Speaker: Mike Dixon
@Bear Library
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Bear, Delaware
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January 6, 2019 2:00 pm
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@Bear Library
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Bear, Delaware
January 14, 2019 3:00 pm
Speaker: Dan Pritchett
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@South Coastal Library
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Bethany Beach, Delaware
January 19, 2019 11:30 am
Speaker: Jim Curtis
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@Rehoboth Beach Public Library
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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
January 20, 2019 9:15 am
Speaker: James Newton
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@St. Paul's Lutheran Church
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Newark, Delaware

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