Humanities at Work

Applying the humanities to contemporary human questions.

Take a look at "What We Do" on this statewide map of VFH activities.

Community Programs

Grants

We've sponsored...

VFH Announces Sixteen Grants to Humanities Organizations
VFH announces $65,900 in grants to sixteen nonprofit organizations
Return of the Mighty 611
From the end of the Civil War to the 1960s, the dream of American progress was serenaded by a steam-whistle.
Our Civil Rights: A Local and National Story
Discussion Series Gets Underway in Chatham

And More...

  • Other Funding Opportunities

    VFH Fellows Program is open to independent and affiliated scholars, professionals, and others working on projects in the humanities.

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Scholarship

With Good Reason

With Good Reason is a weekly public radio show featuring scholars in lively conversation about their work in literature, science, history, politics and the arts.

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Digital Initiatives

Encyclopedia Virginia is a dynamic online publication that connects anyone anywhere to Virginia's history and culture.

edUi is an annual conference for web professionals working with institutions of learning to produce more usable and accessible online resources.

Documents Compass provides tools and expertise to create digital editions of historical and literary documents.