Category Archives: GrantEE News

Congrats to Recent Grant Award Recipients


In April we awarded $54,000 in grant funding for 17 exciting projects that will take place throughout the city in 2016. Join us in congratulating the dedicated public humanists bringing these films, oral history projects, exhibits, discussions, and other experiences to the people of Washington, DC.   Major Grants Washington Architectural Foundation, Giants of Washington Architecture – The product of this grant project will be a minimum of 3 segments of professionally produced videos intended to educate a broad audience

Emancipation Day Festivities at the Hill Center


DC Emancipation Day to be Marked by Exhibits, Scholar Talks, Poetry Readings and more The Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital will present its second annual Benjamin Drummond Emancipation Day Celebration from April 15-17. These “four days of celebratory and scholarly programs” will “engage attendees in a deeper understanding of the African American experience during the civil war by bringing together a diverse group of prominent scholars, artists, and public figures.” The series was supported, in part, by a

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