Spark Grant Guidelines


Successful applications for project grants meet four major criteria

  • Applicants must be an eligible non-profit organization.
  • The public humanities must be central to the proposed project.
  • Public humanities professionals should be deeply involved in the project.   
  • The application must follow Ohio Humanities budget guidelines. 

Before you apply for a grant, please contact a Program Officer to discuss your projectWe’re here to help you submit a successful application! 







Apply for a Grant

If your project meets the above criteria after review, we encourage you to first contact a Program Officer and then gather your materials for your application using the documents below!

Application Forms will be available by January 4

Application Worksheet

Budget Form

Preliminary Application for Project Grant

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