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 project. We’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.
The Preliminary Application for a Spark Grant offers Ohio Humanities staff the chance to provide feedback on your project.
The Final Application is your formal request for funding from Ohio Humanities.