George Washington

The Papers of George Washington

Celebrate President's Day by perusing the monumental collection of 140,000 documents
Martha Nussbaum

Martha Nussbaum, 2017 Jefferson Lecturer

She will deliver the lecture on Monday, May 1 at the John. F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m.
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NEH Announces $16.3 Million for 290 Humanities Projects

Grants to fund wide range of programming and scholarship
Humanities Access

NEH Announces First Ever Humanities Access Grants

Supports humanities programming for young people, communities of color, and the economically disadvantaged

Scam Advisory

Recent reports indicate that individuals are posing as the NEH on social media.

Protecting our Cultural Heritage

NEH calls for projects that document or digitally re-create imperiled or destroyed cultural materials

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Explore the Humanities

Websites, apps, and digital projects supported by NEH grants

Chautauqua Date: February 24, 2017

Echoes of an Era

Chautauqua Date: February 25, 2017

A Visit with Lady Vestey

Exhibition Date: February 28, 2017

The Art of Language in Asian Culture

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of the National Endowment for the Humanities

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