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VFH Think and Drink with Lulu Miller and Wes Swing

Join us for VFH's first public Think & Drink, Oct. 22 in Charlottesville.

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Save the Date!

Mark your calendars for the 24th annual Virginia Festival of the Book 3/21-25.


News & Stories

Because of VFH...

1.3 million

People reached by our Grant Program each year


Students in VA write to their favorite authors each year through Letters About Literature

$5.4 million

Invested in humanities programs across Virginia last year

Apply for a Grant From VFH

Open grant deadline extended to October 23, 2017


Apply for a Fellowship

Application Deadline: December 1