IHC Announces New CARES Act Deadlines and Funding Levels Next Deadline is September 15th

September 3, 2020

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC) announces that CARES Act funding is still available to assist humanities-based organizations that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Read more →

IHC Announces Latest Round of CARES Act Grant Recipients

July 28, 2020

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC) is pleased to announce that it has awarded an additional $64,406 in CARES Act funding to 17 Idaho organizations.  Read more →

Idaho Humanities Council Seeks Three Academic Board Members

July 13, 2020

The Idaho Humanities Council seeks applications to fill two academic positions from North Idaho and an academic position from Southeast Idaho on its volunteer board of directors.  Read more →

Idaho Humanities Council Invites Applications for Major Grants and Research Fellowships

July 7, 2020

The Idaho Humanities Council invites grant applications supporting projects involving Idaho citizens that focus on literature, history, philosophy, art history, archaeology and other humanities disciplines.  Read more →

Humanities and COVID-19 Research Grants Available

June 30, 2020

The deadline for applications for funds to support humanities research is fast approaching! Read more →

Idaho Humanities Council Awards $57,146 in Grants

June 20,  2020

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC), the statewide nonprofit organization devoted to enhancing public awareness, appreciation, and understanding of the humanities in Idaho, recently awarded $57,146 in grants to organizations and individuals.  Read more →

Governor Brad Little Appoints Two New Board Members

April 13, 2020

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC), the nonprofit, state-based partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities, recently welcomed two new members to its 19-member Board of Directors.  Read more →

IHC to Honor David Lachiondo for Outstanding Achievement in the Humanities, Thursday, February 20th

February 7, 2020

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC) will present Dr. David Lachiondo with IHC’s highest honor—the Outstanding Achievement in the Humanities Award.  Read more →

Idaho Teachers Invited to Attend Summer Institute on Poetry as Protest

February 4, 2020

Idaho teachers of all grades and disciplines are invited to apply to attend the Idaho Humanities Council’s 2020 weeklong summer institute.  Read more →

Idaho Humanities Council Awards $115,122 in Grants

December 4, 2019

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC), the statewide nonprofit organization devoted to enhancing public awareness, appreciation, and understanding of the humanities in Idaho, recently awarded $115,122 in grants to organizations and individuals.  Read more →

Two New Members Join Idaho Humanities Council Board

December 3, 2019

The Board of Directors of the Idaho Humanities Council elected two new members to its 19-member board at their fall meeting in Boise. Read more →

Idaho Humanities Council Seeks an Academic and a Public Board Member

July 29, 2019

The Idaho Humanities Council seeks applications to fill a public position from Southeast Idaho and an academic position from Southwest Idaho on its volunteer board of directors. An academic member currently is defined by the Council as either a scholar in the humanities or an administrator of an educational or cultural institution.  Read more →

Idaho Humanities Council Awards $60,255 in Grants

June 27, 2019

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC), the statewide nonprofit organization devoted to enhancing public awareness, appreciation, and understanding of the humanities in Idaho, recently awarded $60,255 in grants to organizations and individuals.  Read More →

Idaho Humanities Council offers three public programs exploring “Are Women People?” The Journey for Voting Rights

June 26, 2019

As the nation prepares to commemorate the centennial of the 19th Amendment, the Idaho Humanities Council will offer three special evening programs exploring the topic “Are Women People?” The Journey for Voting Rights on July 15th, 16th, and 18th at Boise State University’s Student Union Bishop Barnwell Room.  Read More →

Idaho Teachers Invited to Attend Summer Institute on Women’s Suffrage

Jan 4, 2019

Idaho teachers of all grades and disciplines are invited to apply to attend the Idaho Humanities Council’s 2019 weeklong summer institute, titled “Are Women People?” The … Read More →

Idaho Humanities Council Welcomes Two New Board Members

Dec 14, 2018

 The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC), the nonprofit, state-based partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities, recently welcomed two new members to its 19-member Board … Read More →

Idaho Humanities Council Awards $115,489 in Grants

Nov 14, 2018

The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC), the statewide nonprofit organization devoted to enhancing public awareness, appreciation, and understanding of the humanities in Idaho, awarded $115,489 in grants to … Read More →