Humanities Texas grants enable communities throughout the state to develop programs of local interest promoting heritage, culture, and education. 

Since 1974, we have awarded more than 2,500 grants supporting a wide range of public humanities programs, including lectures, oral history projects, museum exhibitions, teacher institutes, reading programs, and documentary films.

How to Apply

Everything you need to apply for a Humanities Texas grant. 

Forms and Information for Grantees

All the forms necessary for administering a Humanities Texas grant.

Grants FAQs

Answers to questions that applicants commonly ask.

Hurricane Recovery Grants

With generous support from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Humanities Texas invites Texas cultural and historical institutions that suffered damage and losses as a result of Hurricane Harvey to apply immediately for fast-track grants to support recovery efforts.