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.

Current RFPs

2018 Howell Texas History Grant
These grants of up to $10,000 are made once every two years to Texas educational and cultural organizations to support the development of K–12 instructional materials focusing on Texas history. Projects that address a recognized curricular need at the primary or secondary level are especially encouraged. The application deadline is September 15, 2018.