2020 Michigan Humanities Awards

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

BRIDGING MICHIGAN GRANTS

Apply for funding to support your Humanities related programming!

MICHIGAN HUMANITIES BLOG

Read our latest posts about Michigan Humanities partners, Board members, and more.

GREAT MICHIGAN READ

A virtual author tour with Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha is underway across Michigan. Join us for the next event.

INVESTING IN MICHIGAN’S RICH HERITAGE
THROUGH THE HUMANITIES

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*Fiscal Year 2019

Latest News

Now Hiring: Programs & Communications Coordinator

Now Hiring: Programs & Communications Coordinator

POSITION TITLE: Programs & Communications Coordinator REPORTS TO: President/CEO STATUS: Non-Exempt / 19 hours per week / At Will. Employee benefits include pro-rated paid time off (PTO), paid holidays, flexible schedule, and opportunities for professional...

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American Democracy Examined in New Smithsonian Exhibit

American Democracy Examined in New Smithsonian Exhibit

Michigan Humanities is pleased to announce the selected host sites for the 2021–2022 tour of a national Smithsonian Institution exhibition, Voices and Votes: Democracy in America. The exhibition examines the nearly 250-year-old American experiment of a government “of,...

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Upcoming Events

january

26jan7:00 pm8:00 pmVirtual EventPartner Event: GMR Author Conversation with Dr. Mona Hanna-AttishaEvent Type:Great Michigan Read

28jan10:00 am12:00 pmVirtual EventMichigan Humanities Grants and Programs WorkshopEvent Type:Great Michigan Read,Humanities Grants,Museum on Main Street,Poetry Out Loud,Workshops and Training

february

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