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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.

LATEST NEWS

2022 Michigan Humanities Award Recipients Announced

2022 Michigan Humanities Award Recipients Announced

Michigan Humanities is pleased to announce the award recipients for the 2022 Michigan Humanities Awards. “We received a record number of nominations this year and the selection committee had the difficult job of choosing just one to receive the award for each...

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Michigan Humanities Announces new President & CEO

Michigan Humanities Announces new President & CEO

The Michigan Humanities Board of Directors and staff is pleased to announce that Jennifer Rupp has been selected to serve as the new President & CEO for the organization. Ms. Rupp is a long-time non-profit leader with over 15 years of experience; her career spans...

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Michigan Humanities Announces Poetry Out Loud State Finals

Michigan Humanities Announces Poetry Out Loud State Finals

Michigan Humanities and the Michigan Arts & Culture Council (formerly Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs) announce the 2022 State Finals for Poetry Out Loud. The competition, presented in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the...

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