Maine Indian Basketry exhibit

Program

Grants Program

Assisting nonprofit organizations in Maine to develop public projects

Contact

Jerome Bennett
(207) 773-5051

Details

Grants Program

Supporting projects that encourage a deeper understanding of ourselves and others, foster wisdom in an age of information, and provide context in a time of change.

**Mini Grant applications submitted on or by November 13 are currently being processed and applicants can expect a notifications via mail in the next few weeks. Thank you for the patience.

A program at The Telling Room, funded by the MHC. ©Winky Lewis

A program at The Telling Room funded by the MHC.  ©Winky Lewis

The MHC Grants Program assists Maine’s nonprofit organizations in developing community projects that incorporate one or more humanities disciplines. We are particularly interested in supporting projects that:

  • Stimulate meaningful community dialogue,
  • Attract diverse public audiences,
  • Are participatory and engaging,
  • Invite discovery of the humanities in interesting and exciting ways,
  • Incorporate the guidance of humanities professionals,
  • Are free, and
  • Are collaborative.

Projects in rural areas and those that reach intergenerational audiences are also of particular interest.



Our Mini and Major Grants are funded by:

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Our Arts & Humanities Grants are funded by:

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