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Fiscal Year 2016 Grant Awards

$293K Creates Statewide Opportunities

During FY2016 Ohio Humanities has awarded $293,730 in grants to support more than 50 community-based projects across the state.

These grant awards represent collaborations with other nonprofit organizations including universities, museums, and historical societies. Results include 14 conferences and symposiums, four book festivals, three programs which examined veterans’ issues, and an additional three programs which examined ecological trends in modern farming. The 2016 project list also features thought-provoking films, exhibits and scholar talks. Listed below, by grant category, each project had a vital role in helping Ohioans to address real issues with real conversations throughout the year.

For more information about the grant-funded projects listed, contact Outreach Coordinator Missy Ricksecker at 614-461-7802.


| MAJOR GRANTS | MEDIA GRANTS | CULTURAL HERITAGE TOURISM GRANTS |
| QUARTERLY GRANTS | MONTHLY GRANTS |



MAJOR GRANT AWARDS:
$135,150.00


MEDIA GRANT AWARDS: $41,500.00



HERITAGE TOURISM GRANT AWARD
: $6,400.00

  • $6,400 Auglaize On the Move | Auglaize County Historical Society | Auglaize County, Wapakoneta


QUARTERLY GRANT AWARDS: $73,647.00


MONTHLY GRANT AWARDS: $37,033.00


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Before beginning the application process, contact a Program Officer:

For a Major, Media, Educator Enrichment, Toward a Beautiful Ohio, or a Standing Together grant, contact David J. Merkowitz, PhD | dmerkowitz@ohiohumanities.org

For a Quarterly, Monthly, or Heritage Tourism grant, contact Robert Colby, PhD | rcolby@ohiohumanities.org

Or via phone at 800.293.9774 and 614.461.7802.

Already received an Ohio Humanities Grant? Visit the Funded Projects page for helpful tips and additional information.