Major Project Grants provide funds to eligible organizations to support public humanities programs.
Award Amount: Up to 10,000
Use of funds: Grant funds must be used to support a public humanities program.
Cost-Share: Major grants require a 1:1 cost share. This means that for every dollar that NHH grants, the applicant organization provide an equal contribution, either as cash or in-kind contributions.
Eligible applicants: Private nonprofit organizations; institutions of higher education; state, local, and federally recognized Indian tribal governments; groups of persons that form an association to carry out a project are eligible to apply for a community project grant.
Reporting: All major grant recipients are required to submit a final report, due 90 days after the grant period closes. Award recipients with grant periods longer than 3 three months may also be required to submit an interim report.
NHH Introductory Grant Workshop (virtual)
Draft proposal and budget deadline
Final application deadline
June 15, 2022
July 15, 2022
September 15, 2022
October 15, 2022
December 15, 2022
January 15, 2023
March 15, 2023
April 15, 2023
June 15, 2023
July 15, 2023
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Application Materials and Guidelines
Submit your Application
Congratulations on receiving an NHH Major Project Grant. As part of the terms of your award, you agree to administer and report on your grant activities in accordance with NHH requirements.
This section outlines the grant requirements. Download the Instructions for Administering Your Grant (right column) for a complete checklist of the things you will need ot successfully administer your grant.
All NHH major grant recipients are required to submit an interim and final report, as well as records of third-party contributions. Throughout the grant period, collect and organize the following materials to submit as part of your reporting obligations. Subsequent payment requests will not be processed until the submitted report has been approved.
Throughout your period of performance, keep records of:
Reporting and Financial Records
New Hampshire Humanities programs are made possible in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this these programs do not necessarily represent those of the NEH or New Hampshire Humanities.