Humanities Grants

From 2015 through April 2016

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2016

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

Alice Lloyd College, Pippa Passes, KY
Caney Scholars Program
$10,000
Associated Colleges of the South, Atlanta, GA
Series of events and performances marking the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death and the eventful year 1616
$10,000
Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
Exhibition, Third Space
$10,000
Boston University, Boston, MA
"Beginning with the Humanities: Learning across the Disciplines," a coordination of faculty development across teams and disciplines
$10,000
Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY
Voices of Generations: Investigating Brooklyn's Cultural Identity project
$12,000
Duke University, Durham, NC
Symposium in conjunction with the exhibition A Portrait of Venice: the De'Barbari "View" of 1500 by Visualizing Venice and the Wired! Lab
$15,000
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Exhibition Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Durer and Cranach
$20,000
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY
Participation of writers in the 2015-2016 Artist Residency Programs Workspace and Process Space
$5,000
Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA
Digitization and online publication of legacy data from the College's archaeological site at Idalion in the Republic of Cyprus
$10,000
National Hellenic Museum, Chicago, IL
The Trial of Antigone: Heroine or Enemy of the State Program
$10,000
Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum, Sag Harbor, NY
Re-imagining, refreshing, and revitalizing of the Standing Exhibits
$10,000
The New School, New York, NY
Journal Donation Project
$15,000
The Paideia Institute for Humanistic Study, Brooklyn, NY
Living Latin in Rome Guest Professorship in 2016
$15,000
The University of Vermont Foundation, Burlington, VT
Establishing at state-wide lecture series that brings nationally and internationally distinguished speakers on themes of importance to Vermont
$12,500
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Japanese Collections Survey of the Pacific Asia Museum
$20,000
University of Toronto Center for Medieval Studies, Toronto, CA
Dictionary of Old English
$25,000
University of Toronto Department of Italian Studies, Toronto, CA
Exhibition and conference entitled "Italy and China, Europe and East Asia: Centuries of Dialogue"
$5,000
Words Without Boarders, New York, NY
Expansion and promotion of WWB Campus in 2016-17
$5,000

2015

Organization

Project Description

Grant Amount

92nd Street Y, New York, NY
92Y Unterberg Poetry Center's 2015-2016 season
$10,000
Academy of American Poets, New York, NY
General operating support
$5,000
Adirondack Museum, Blue Mountain Lake, NY
General operating support
$10,000
Alice Lloyd College, Pippa Passes, KY
Caney Scholars Program
$10,000
American Friends of the Arts in Ireland, New York, NY
Preservation and presentation of the film Little Old New York
$10,000
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
Eat, Drink, & Be Literary in 2016
$30,000
Catching the Dream, Albuquerque, NM
Scholarships for high-potential Native American students
$2,000
Children's Museum of Manhattan, New York, NY
New exhibition, Muslim Cultures
$10,000
City College Fund, New York, NY
Operation support for the Poetry Outreach Center
$3,000
Columbia University, New York, NY
Final year of the paleography, encoding, data visualization course of The Making and Knowing Project
$20,600
Creative Time, New York, NY
2015 Creative Time Summit NYC: The Curriculum
$5,000
Duke University, Durham, NC
Visualizing Venice digital humanities workshop in 2015
$17,450
Frick Collection, New York, NY
Exhibition, Van Dyck: The Anatomy of Portraiture
$35,000
Frick Collection, New York, NY
Andrea del Sarto: The Renaissance Workshop in Action
$30,000
Harvard University, Florence, Italy
Villa I Tatti / RCAC Koc University Fellowship
$27,500
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ
One Member in the School of Historical Studies during the 2016-17 academic year
$60,000
International Foundation for Art Research, New York, NY
Next phase of the IFAR Catalogue Raisonné Database
$20,000
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA
Exhibition, Carlo Crivelli and the Power of Images
$20,000
ITER, University of Toronto Libraries, Toronto, CA
The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe
$5,000
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY
Artist Residency Program, Workspace, for writers
$5,000
Medgar Evers College, CUNY, Brooklyn, NY
13th National Black Writers Conference, "Writing Race; Embracing Difference"
$5,000
Medgar Evers College, CUNY, Brooklyn, NY
National Black Writers Symposium: Voices of Resistance and Liberation
$5,000
National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue
$12,000
New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY
Humanities Institute Junior Fellowship Program
$6,000
Oral History and Folklife Research, Augusta, ME
"Immigrant Voices" project
$3,000
Poetry Society of America, New York, NY
Poetry in Motion program in 2015
$5,000
Prehistoric Indian Village, Mitchell, SD
New educational program
$5,000
Ramapo College of New Jersey , Mahwah, NJ
Digitization of the Jane Addams Papers
$10,000
Robert Southey Letters Project, Nottingham, UK
Robert Southey's Collected Letters coding
$7,000
Stony Brook Foundation, Stony Brook, NY
Cultures of Communication: A Colloquium for the Study of the Book
$3,000
The Paideia Institute for Humanistic Study, Brooklyn, NY
Living Latin in Rome Guest Professorship in 2015
$15,000
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Project Envisaging the Word: Dante and the Visual Arts, 1300-1500
$15,000
University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
Three-day conference on "The Venice Ghetto, Photography, and the Future of Memory in the Digital Age"
$11,500
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
One-year research fellowship program through the Southern Folklife Collection
$4,500
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Global Dome workshop in Summer 2016
$20,000