Capacity Building Grant for Humanities Organizations


Request for Proposals

Do you have questions about applying for a HumanitiesDC grant? Please review the Request for Proposal (RFP) and the FAQ document for the specific grant you would like to apply. (Note: The FAQ documents will be updated by May 16, 2022 with responses to any questions received by May 13, 2022). Still have questions? Sign up for a 20-minute “office hours” session with HumanitiesDC grants staff. Click HERE to schedule virtual office hours.

The Capacity Building grant opportunity will provide general operating support to Washington D.C.-based, humanities-focused non-profit organizations for the purposes of engaging in capacity building activities that will help strengthen the organizations. With this support, organizations will be better positioned to continue producing high-quality humanities work for the benefit of the District and its residents.

Grantee Resources