Major Grants

Up to $20,000

Ohio Humanities reviews major grant proposals twice each year. Applicants should submit a full draft online before the deadline.

Deadline: February 15, 2022 — Drafts submitted by January 14, 2022 for projects beginning after May 15, 2022

Deadline: August 15, 2022 
— Drafts submitted by July 15, 2022 for projects beginning after November 15, 2022

Click here to review the general and funding guidelines for major grants.

Questions? Contact David Merkowitz, PhD

Questions? Contact a Program Officer:


Email a program officer at


Call us at 614-461-7802

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