September 1 grant deadline
The council is accepting applications for Major, Media, Publication and Teacher Institute grants
American Rescue Plan Act Emergency Relief Grants help ensure staff retention and program delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic
To continue our mission of promoting a vigorous program in the humanities statewide, the Humanities Council is developing original programming for delivery online.
Please support the historic MacFarland-Hubbard House, our headquarters. The property serves as an active programming venue, and is itself an important community landmark.
A new initiative honoring the service of men and women interred in Grafton and Pruntytown
Video of the lecture is now online.
Become a Council GEM by joining our Give Every Month program at a monthly level of $5 or more, and receive this specially-designed Mothman pin touting the Council’s West Virginia Folklife Program
The CARES grants help ensure staff retention and program delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Exploring the imaginary landscape of West Virginia through the lens of genre fiction and folklore
The West Virginia Humanities Council serves West Virginia through grants and direct programs in the humanities. Formed in 1974 at the invitation of the National Endowment for the Humanities, it is the principal organization promoting the humanities in West Virginia.