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

Since 1974, we have awarded more than 4,860 grants in 400 Texas communities 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 for Mini and Major Grants

Everything you need to apply for a Humanities Texas grant. 

Forms and Information for Mini and Major Grantees

All the forms necessary for administering a Humanities Texas grant.

FAQ for Mini and Major Grants

Answers to questions that applicants commonly ask.

Past Grant Initiatives

Learn more about special grant initiatives from the past two decades.

Grants Portal

Preview the online grant applications on our portal.

Questions about Grants

Call 512.440.1991 or email

Meet with a Grants Team Member