Online Application

Ohio Humanities grant applications are now online. Download and complete these two worksheets and proceed to the Online Application Portal. If you have difficulties completing the online application, please contact Ohio Humanities staff.

Detailed Budget Worksheet

Project Narrative Worksheet

Online Application Portal

For insight into creating effective responses to the grant narratives, please listen to the following podcasts.

To learn more about the online application, please watch these short videos.

Questions? Contact a Program Officer:


For Major Grants, contact David Merkowitz, PhD


For Monthly Grants and Quarterly Grants, contact Melvin Barnes, PhD or book an appointment here


Call us at 800.293.9774 or 614.461.7802

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