The LEH supports cultural efforts throughout Louisiana by awarding grants to local cultural organizations and institutions.
These awards fund large- and small-scale humanities public programs, from university events to those sponsored by museums, libraries, cultural centers, and historical societies.
Was your organization impacted by recent weather events? Stay tuned for details on emergency relief grants and click here for a list of resources to assist in your recovery.
Witness to Change
“Witness to Change” is a new adult reading and discussion series incorporating history, memoir, and fiction to foster conversations on the beauty of and challenges faced by coastal communities.Learn more
With the help of this grant, the Iberia African American Historical Society hosted a symposium honoring the 75th anniversary of the 1944 racial incident that led to the loss of all African American doctors in Iberia Parish. 2021 applications have been extended to September 24.Learn More
NEWS & MEDIA
Applications are open now to host Witness to Change: Conversations on Coastal Impacts, a new adult reading and discussion series developed by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.Read More
We have awarded emergency relief grants from the Louisiana Culture Care Fund to an additional 17 organizations in 10 parishes.Read More
The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities has awarded emergency relief grants from the Louisiana Culture Care Fund to an additional 20 organizations in 13 parishes.Read More