Landmarks of American History and Culture
THE DEADLINE FOR THIS CYCLE HAS PASSED.
Updated guidelines will be posted in advance of the next deadline. In the meantime, please use these guidelines to get a sense of what is involved in assembling an application.
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New For the 2022-2023 Cycle:
- Landmarks now offers two grant program options: One for K-12 educators and one for higher education faculty and humanities professionals.
- Previously awarded projects are no longer required to change the focus of their program to apply again.
The Landmarks of American History and Culture program supports a series of one-week residential, virtual, and combined format workshops across the nation that enhance and strengthen how K-12 educators, higher education faculty, and humanities professionals study sites, areas, or regions of historic and cultural significance and incorporate place-based teaching and learning in the humanities.
Optional Draft Review: Submit a draft of your project or contact us to schedule a conversation about your project at @email by December 15, 2022. Drafts do not need to be near complete applications to be submitted for review and feedback.
Read the Notice of Funding Opportunity below to ensure you understand the expectations and restrictions for projects delivered under this grant and are prepared to write the most effective application.
Sample Application Narratives
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