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$6.72 billion
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16,658  Grants awarded for  $6,720,431,731
GranteeProjectDate AmountLocationProgram
Spoleto Festival USAOmar bin Said Opera Developmental Workshop04/17/19$90,000Charleston, SC, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Fractured Atlas, Inc.American Dance Abroad04/17/19$100,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
HBCU Library Alliance, Inc.Building Capacity for HBCU Libraries' Special Collections04/17/19$88,500Atlanta, GA, United StatesScholarly Communications
Byrd Hoffman Water Mill FoundationRobert Wilson Archives04/17/19$100,000Water Mill, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Purchase College, State University of New York Museum Knowledge Management Infrastructure04/17/19$150,000Purchase, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
University of VirginiaThe Book Traces Project04/17/19$110,000Charlottesville, VA, United StatesScholarly Communications
Northwestern UniversityNew Directions Fellowship (Parkinson)03/06/19$297,000Evanston, IL, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Council on Library and Information ResourcesRecordings at Risk: Audiovisual Preservation03/06/19$2,807,000Arlington, VA, United StatesScholarly Communications
Project Pericles, Inc.Periclean Faculty Leadership (PFL) Program in the Humanities03/06/19$500,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of Minnesota at Twin CitiesA Humanities-Led Environmental Stewardship, Place, and Community Initiative03/06/19$1,077,000Minneapolis, MN, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Georgia Institute of TechnologyDigital Interdisciplinary Arts Center - Phase II03/06/19$1,500,000Atlanta, GA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Opera PhiladelphiaCash Reserve Fund03/06/19$750,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Company One, Inc.National Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$189,500Boston, MA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Emerson CollegeNational Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$500,000Boston, MA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
San Antonio Museum of ArtPostdoctoral Curatorial Fellowships03/06/19$500,000San Antonio, TX, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Amherst CollegeCultivating Effective Citizens: A Public Scholarship Project03/06/19$250,000Amherst, MA, United StatesOther
iCivicsGeneral Support03/06/19$250,000Cambridge, MA, United StatesOther
New York UniversityAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey at NewarkAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Newark, NJ, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Lehman CollegeAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Bronx, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Harvard UniversityHarvard Mellon Urban Initiative03/06/19$1,000,000Cambridge, MA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Mount Holyoke CollegeNew Directions Fellowship (Corson)03/06/19$240,000South Hadley, MA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
New York UniversityNew Directions Fellowship (Tortorici)03/06/19$260,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Rutgers, The State University of New JerseyNew Directions Fellowship (Schellenberg)03/06/19$300,000New Brunswick, NJ, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of PittsburghNew Directions Fellowship (Webel)03/06/19$262,000Pittsburgh, PA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
DePaul University Experiential Humanities Collaborative03/06/19$750,000Chicago, IL, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of Southern CaliforniaThe University of the Future: Training in Academic Administration03/06/19$1,250,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
American Council of Learned SocietiesMellon/ACLS Scholars and Society Fellowships03/06/19$2,000,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Emory UniversityHumanities Pathways03/06/19$1,250,000Atlanta, GA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Ma-Yi Filipino Theatre Ensemble, Inc.National Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$350,400New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Alliance of Resident Theatres New York, Inc.New York Theater Program03/06/19$4,480,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Museum of Modern ArtMuseum Research Consortium Renewal03/06/19$1,240,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Los Angeles County Public Library FoundationChildren's Programming03/06/19$100,000Downey, CA, United StatesOther
American Indian College FundNative Pathways03/06/19$2,500,000Denver, CO, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of ChicagoAccess to an Enhancement of the Collections of the Black Metropolis Research Consortium03/06/19$250,000Chicago, IL, United StatesOther
Amherst CollegeAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Amherst, MA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Bennington CollegeAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Bennington, VT, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Rice UniversityAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Houston, TX, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of PennsylvaniaAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore Youth Film Program03/06/19$1,720,000Baltimore, MD, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Grinnell CollegeNew Directions Fellowship (Byrd)03/06/19$298,000Grinnell, IA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillNew Directions Fellowship (Legassie)03/06/19$267,000Chapel Hill, NC, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Nelson Gallery FoundationNative American and African Art Collection Research and Conservation03/06/19$750,000Kansas City, MO, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
The University of AlabamaInvisible Histories Project03/06/19$300,000Tuscaloosa, AL, United StatesScholarly Communications
Tufts UniversityProfessorships in Race, Colonialism, and Diaspora Department03/06/19$1,500,000Medford, MA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of Northumbria at NewcastleCurricular and Faculty Profiles of Members of iSchools, Inc.03/06/19$703,000Newcastle upon Tyne, United KingdomScholarly Communications
PEN American Center, Inc.Artists at Risk Connection03/06/19$800,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Institute of International Education, Inc.Artist Protection Fund03/06/19$2,500,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
San Diego Repertory Theatre, Inc.National Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$407,500San Diego, CA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Hudson Link for Higher Education in Prison, Inc.Higher Education in Prison Program Support03/06/19$600,000Ossining, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
DePauw UniversityPrindle Institute Writer-in-Residence Fellowship 03/06/19$100,000Greencastle, IN, United StatesOther
Greater Washington Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc.American Creators: The Arts and Culture of Rural America03/06/19$425,000Arlington, VA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
West Sussex County CouncilTransatlantic Ties Project03/06/19$100,000Chichester, United KingdomOther
Tougaloo CollegeInstitute for the Study of Modern Day Slavery03/06/19$614,000Tougaloo, MS, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Harvard UniversityEthics Pedagogy Fellows Program03/06/19$500,000Cambridge, MA, United StatesOther
International African American MuseumCreation and Curation of the IAAM03/06/19$1,500,000Charleston, SC, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Prairie View A&M UniversityAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Prairie View, TX, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of California at BerkeleyAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Berkeley, CA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
New York Shakespeare FestivalThe Public Theater's Revival of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf03/06/19$250,000New York, NY, United StatesOther
McGill UniversityNew Directions Fellowship (Muñiz-Fraticelli)03/06/19$224,000Montreal, QC, CanadaHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Rice UniversityNew Directions Fellowship (Pollnitz)03/06/19$229,000Houston, TX, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of California at DavisNew Directions Fellowship (O'Keefe)03/06/19$215,000Davis, CA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of MichiganNew Directions Fellowship (Kawar)03/06/19$201,000Ann Arbor, MI, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Austrian National LibraryPapyri of the Early Arab Period Online, Phase IV03/06/19$443,000Vienna, AustriaScholarly Communications
American Council of Learned SocietiesNew Tenured Faculty Fellowships (Burkhardt Fellowships)03/06/19$2,750,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
American UniversityHumanities Truck Project03/06/19$650,000Washington, DC, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Home for Contemporary Theatre and Art, Ltd.National Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$276,000New York, NY, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Perseverance Theatre IncorporatedNational Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$221,100Douglas, AK, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Indiana UniversityHumanities Open Book03/06/19$183,000Bloomington, IN, United StatesScholarly Communications
Brown UniversityHumanities Open Book03/06/19$172,000Providence, RI, United StatesScholarly Communications
Abilene Christian UniversityHumanities Open Book03/06/19$103,000Abilene, TX, United StatesScholarly Communications
Marin Theatre CompanyNational Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$294,300Mill Valley, CA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Cincinnati Museum AssociationReinstallation of the Ancient Near Eastern Galleries03/06/19$400,000Cincinnati, OH, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
King's College Cambridge Partnering Endeavors03/06/19$250,000Cambridge , United KingdomOther
Harvard UniversityThe Democracy Project: A National Initiative to Improve Civics Education in K-12 Schools03/06/19$1,000,000Cambridge, MA, United StatesOther
National Humanities Alliance FoundationHumanities for All and Study the Humanities03/06/19$650,000Washington, DC, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Northwestern UniversityAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Evanston, IL, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Swarthmore CollegeAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Swarthmore, PA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Juilliard SchoolRe-Invigorating the Conservatory: Presidential Initiatives03/06/19$500,000New York, NY, United StatesOther
Lehigh UniversityDriving Institutional Transformation with Strength in the Humanities03/06/19$600,000Bethlehem, PA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Boston UniversityNew Directions Fellowship (Uden)03/06/19$187,000Boston, MA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Bennington CollegeBuilding a Community Curriculum: A Complex Systems Approach to Food Insecurity03/06/19$1,000,000Bennington, VT, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia, Inc.CultureWorks Commons Management03/06/19$450,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
The New SchoolScholars in Exile and New American Narratives on Immigration03/06/19$730,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
New-York Historical SocietyCenter for Women's History03/06/19$1,000,000New York, NY, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Vanderbilt UniversityCenter for Digital Humanities03/06/19$1,500,000Nashville, TN, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
New York UniversityPreservation Services for New Forms of Scholarship03/06/19$527,000New York, NY, United StatesScholarly Communications
University of KentuckyDigital Restoration of the Herculaneum Papyri03/06/19$2,002,000Lexington, KY, United StatesScholarly Communications
Chicago Sinfonietta, IncProject Inclusion03/06/19$300,000Chicago, IL, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
Two River Theatre Company, Inc.National Playwright Residency Program03/06/19$279,345Red Bank, NJ, United StatesArts and Cultural Heritage
University of KansasHumanities Open Book03/06/19$129,000Lawrence, KS, United StatesScholarly Communications
University of PennsylvaniaCAMRA Fellows Program03/06/19$250,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
Case Western Reserve UniversityAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Cleveland, OH, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
University of UtahAcademic Leadership Development03/06/19$100,000Salt Lake City, UT, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
The Underground Museum, Inc.Consultant Pool and Core Support03/06/19$600,000Los Angeles, CA, United StatesOther
Beta-Local, Inc.Support for Staff Infrastructure and Regranting03/06/19$230,000San Juan, PR, United StatesOther
Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York, Inc.General Support02/21/19$75,000New York, NY, United StatesOther
Service Year Exchange, Inc.Humanities Corps Pilot02/20/19$100,000Washington, DC, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities
South Asian American Digital ArchiveArchival Creators Fellowship Program02/20/19$75,000Philadelphia, PA, United StatesScholarly Communications
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship FoundationAmerican History Initiative02/13/19$50,000Princeton, NJ, United StatesHigher Education and Scholarship in the Humanities