WE ARE MOVING

Our phones and email will be out of service from Friday, December 6 through Wednesday, December 11, 2019. We appreciate your patience during this transition.

Watch us on Facebook and Instagram to follow our move! 

Please note our new address: 2364 Woodlake Drive, Suite 100, Okemos, MI  48864

WHO WE ARE

 

WHO WE ARE

Our Mission

To inspire us to come together in creative and freely expressed ways to deepen our understanding of ourselves and enrich our communities.

Our Vision

We are a sustainable, passionate, unifying force that is the humanities leader throughout the state.

Pillars

• Build awareness and excitement for humanities in everyday life.
• Achieve best practices and sustainability for all humanities programs and services in Michigan.

Values

• Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity
• Discovery and understanding
• Authentic conversation
• Respectful collaboration
• Meaningful Experiences

Belief Statement

We invest in the people of Michigan by creating and sustaining humanities programs that provide us with a deeper understanding of the past, the tools for stronger analysis of the present, or a more informed vision for the future.

Programs, Grants and More

As part of our mission, the Michigan Humanities awards grants for public humanities and cultural programs; conducts public humanities and cultural projects of statewide importance; initiates collaborations and partnerships to broaden and strengthen the organizational and institutional base for the humanities in Michigan; and provides the humanities with leadership and a public voice in Michigan. Learn more about Grant Writing with this video.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ACTION GRANTS

Apply for funding to support your Humanities related programming!

ARTS & HUMANITIES TOURING GRANT APPLICATION OPEN

November 15

GREAT MICHIGAN READ KICK-OFF

Become a 2019-20
Great Michigan Read Partner

INVESTING IN MICHIGAN’S RICH HERITAGE
THROUGH THE HUMANITIES

Council Support in $

Community Match in $

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*Fiscal Year 2018

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Latest News

2019-20 Great Michigan Read to launch in Flint

Michigan Humanities’ statewide program features “What the Eyes Don’t See,” by Mona Hanna-Attisha Communities across the state are invited to take part in Michigan Humanities’ 2019-20 Great Michigan Read, a statewide reading and discussion program featuring the book...

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Michigan Humanities Statewide Awards Announced

Michigan Humanities (MH) is pleased to announce the award winners of our inaugural Michigan Humanities Awards 2019. The winners are from Ann Arbor, Harbor Springs, Grand Rapids and Detroit, showing the range of the wonderful humanities work being done in our state....

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Upcoming Events

december

14decAll Day26janCrossroads: Change in Rural America–GraylingEvent Type:Museum on Main Street Venue City: Grayling

january

14decAll Day26janCrossroads: Change in Rural America–GraylingEvent Type:Museum on Main Street Venue City: Grayling

15jan11:59 pmLast day to submit an application for an Arts and Humanities Touring GrantEvent Type:Arts and Humanities Touring Grant,Grant & Program Deadlines

16jan7:00 pm8:00 pmUs versus Them: Understanding Images of Separation with Dr. David PilgrimEvent Type:Action Grants Venue City: Holland

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