Recent Grant Awards

2016 West Virginia Humanities Council Grant Awards


Brooke National ADBC Museum, Education and Research Center, ADBC Museum Artifact Preservation
Cabell Cabell County Public Library, Ohio River Festival of Books 2016
Cabell Robin Conley, Narratives and experiences of trauma: A study of veterans' stories of combat
Cabell Heritage Farm Museum and Village, Stories of Appalachia
Cabell Viatcheslav Gratchev, Don Quixote: The Re-accentuation of the World's Greatest Literary Hero
Cabell  Marshall University Research Corporation, A.E. Stringer Visiting Writers Series, Marshall University
Cabell Marshall University Research Corp., Amicus Curiae Lecture Series on
Constitutional Democracy
Cabell Marshall University Research Corp., The Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum’s Summer Program for Black History Instruction
Cabell Montserrat Miller, The Political Plate: Food and Catalan Nationalism
Cabell Jana Tigchelaar, American Literature Association conference
Cabell David J. Trowbridge, Civil War, Race, and Reconstruction in West Virginia: History and Memory
Fayette Catherine Moore, Essay Collection with Ohio University Press
Fayette National Coal Heritage Area Authority, Architects and Architecture of the West Virginia Coalfields
Greenbrier Greenbrier Historical Society, Native American Heritage Gathering
Hampshire Capon Bridge Ruritan Club, Focus on History, Capon Bridge Founders Day
Jefferson Contemporary American Theater Festival, Inc., Contemporary American Theater Festival Stage Reading Series July 2016
Jefferson Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education, Robert C. Byrd: Senator, Statesman, West Virginian
Jefferson Shepherd University Foundation, 2016 Appalachian Heritage Writer's Award and Writer-in-Residence
Jefferson Shepherdstown University Foundation, 2016 Shepherdstown Civil War Christmas
Jefferson Shepherd University Foundation, Civil War Soldiers Database Upgrade
Jefferson Jacob L. Stump, Appalachia and the Politics of Cultural Intervention
Kanawha The Charleston Ballet, The Charleston Ballet: A 60-Year History of Dance
Kanawha Kanawha Valley Friends of Old Time Music and Dance, Irish Stew: Mixed Roots in Appalachian Culture and Music
Kanawha Step by Step, Inc., Cynthia Rylant: Stories for a lifetime for West Virginia Families
Kanawha Step by Step, Inc., West Virginia Activists, Stories of Social Change
Kanawha Thanks! Plain and Simple, Inc., Obtaining Accurate Rosie the Riveter Facts and Stories for Valid Education
Kanawha University of Charleston, Outlier: The Story of Katherine Johnson
Kanawha West Virginia Public Broadcasting, Us & Them: Season 3
Kanawha West Virginia Public Broadcasting, West Virginia’s War
Kanawha Paul Zuros, Creating an American Identity: A Revolution in Decorative Arts 1776-1826
Marion Fairmont State University, A Celebration of Women's History
Marion First Baptist Church, Forgotten Hero: Ensign James Maddox and the Sinking of the M.S. Zandaam
Marion Tiffany Martin, 2016 Joint Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society and the International Society for Folk Narrative Research
Marion Prickett’s Fort Memorial Foundation, The African American Experience on the Western Virginia Frontier: 1770-1850
Marshall Marshall County Schools, A Cultural Beat
Mercer Bluefield State College Research and Development Corp., Windows on the World: Presentations on Bolivia, Brazil, Finland, Nigeria, and Tanzania by Fulbright Scholars
Mercer Anthony Guy Patricia, 44th Annual Meeting Shakespeare Association of America
Mingo Larry Joe Harless Community Center , 2016 Skirmish on the River
Mingo West Virginia Mine Wars Museum, Program Fellow, Exhibit Design and Construction
Monongalia Melissa Bingmann, Preserving families and youth for the future of the nation: New Deal Homesteads
Monongalia Friends of Morgantown History Museum, Morgantown and Kingwood Railroad Interpretive Project
Monongalia Leigh Anne Hughes, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Annual Convention and World Languages Expo
Monongalia Tania de Miguel Magro, The Association for Hispanic Classical Theater Symposium
Monongalia West Virginia University Research Corporation, Creative Writing Coaching
Monroe Monroe County Historical Society, Monroe County Heritage Days: War Comes to Union
Monroe Peterstown Association of Community Engagement, Peterstown Heritage Festival 2016
Nicholas Jo Ann Flynn, WV Library Fall Conference
Ohio Ohio County Public Library, Upper Ohio Valley Festival of Books
Preston Aurora Project, Mini Film Festival
Raleigh Youth Museum of Southern West Virginia, Youth Museum's History in a Wagon
Randolph Preservation Alliance of West Virginia, Inc., West Virginia Historic Theatre Trail Promotion
Randolph Rich Mountain Battlefield Foundation, Inc., The First Campaign Exhibit
Randolph West Virginia Railroad Museum, West Virginia Railroad Museum 2017 Exhibit
Summers Hinton Area Foundation, From Creek to River: Writing Workshop Series
Summers Summers County Historic Landmark Commission, Defense of the Upper Greenbrier: A Community Project
Upshur West Virginia Wesleyan College MFA Program, West Virginia Wesleyan College MFA Residency Visiting Writers Series

2015 Grant Awards