Past Grant Recipients

Fall 2019 Humanities Grant Awards

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Genesee County

Flint Youth Film Festival
Flint Youth Film Festival

Youth Arts: Unlocked
HerStory: Unlocked Project

Kent County

Calvin University
The Undefeated: Presenting Kadir Nelson for Black History Month and Festival of Faith & Writing

Ingham County

Michigan State University
Storied Landscapes: Bridging Ecological and Oral Histories on the Corey Marsh Interpretive Trail

MSU Museum
Beyond Black Panther: Visions of Afrofuturism in American Comics exhibit and programs

Lapeer County

Center for the Arts of Greater Lapeer
Women’s Suffrage Project

Mackinac County

Museum of Ojibwa Culture
Unlocking the Silence/A Path to Empowerment Travelling Exhibit

Marquette County

Marquette Regional History Center
The Great Outdoors: The History of Outdoor Recreation in Marquette County

Mason County

West Shore Community College
WSCC’s Humankind Series: “Dreams, Promises and Realities: Life in Cuba and the US”

Wayne County

Charles H. Wright Museum
Bird Lives! “Yardbird: Conversations”

Michigan Opera Theatre
Taking the Stage: The Changing Voice of Opera and Dance

Planet Ant Theatre
The Detroit Musical

Spring 2019 Humanities Grant Awards

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Rasa Festival of Performing Arts

Cedar Tree Institute
Water Rising

Detroit Educational Television Foundation
Rihla: Arab Americans in Detroit

Detroit Historical Society
Neighborhoods: Where Detroit Lives Oral History Project

Detroit Public Theatre
Richard III-In Prison: A Critical Edition

Friends of Theodore Roethke Foundation
Bringing the Past Home

Gilmore Car Museum
Birth of the Automobile: Amish Buggy to Horseless Carriage

Grand Valley State University
L’dor V’dor: Jewish Community of Michigan

Historical Society for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Documentary of the Court and its History

Hope College
Little Read Lakeshore

Lawrence Technological University
Humanity + Technology Lecture Series

Michigan History Foundation
Michigan Anishinaabe Heritage Program Planning and Development

Detroit Women of Color
Detroit Women of Color International Film Festival

Opportunity Southfield

Underground Railroad Society of Cass County
Underground Railroad Days

Wild Swan Theater
Women Scientists Take the Stage

Total: $203,101


Fall 2018 Humanities Grants Awards

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Alma College
Coffee House Conference

Beaver Island Historical Society
Beaver Island WPA Exhibit

Calvin College
Gateway to Grand Rapids

Downtown Outreach Corporation
African American Mysteries

Grand Rapids Public Museum

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Black Refractions

Marquette Regional History Center
Changing Hands

Marygrove College
Contemporary American Authors Lecture Series

Muskegon Museum of Art

Shop Floor Theatre Company
See You Yesterday

Troy Historical Society
History: Inside & Out

Warrior Lawyers

West Shore Community College
Humankind Series: Whose Place is it?

Total: $162,469


2018 Spring Grant Recipients

2017 Fall Grant Recipients

2016 Grant Recipients

2015 Grant Recipients