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V.I. Humanities Council Announces Deadline for Grant Applications

The Virgin Islands Humanities Council announces its deadline for grant applications is 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 2. Non-profit organizations, institutions and groups are invited to apply for funding for projects that examine the cultural heritage of the Virgin Islands.

Eligible applicants include civic groups, school boards, PTAs, teacher associations, service clubs, libraries, museums, historical societies, church groups, professional organizations, labor unions, public television and radio stations, divisions of the university, and agencies of state and local government. Disciplines such as history, philosophy, languages, literature, cultural anthropology, folk life studies, comparative religion, ethics, archaeology, jurisprudence, and the history and criticism of the arts will be considered. Teacher-incentive grants up to $750, mini-grants up to $3,500, and major grants up to $10,000 are available. Guidelines and application forms are available online at www.vihumanities.org. The council accepts grant applications on the first working day of January, March, May, July, September, and November.
For more information, call 776-4044.
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