Helping all Virginians
tell their stories
Like Ren Capucao, the UVA nursing student whose research on the Filipino nursing diaspora draws on family history and illuminates the cultural diversity of Virginia.
New Grant Deadlines
Effective immediately the application deadlines for our Fall & Spring grants have changed.
We are seeking a proven fundraiser and leader to serve as our next Director of Advancement.
A New Home for Virginia Humanities
In early 2021, we’ll be opening a new humanities center in Dairy Central, Charlottesville’s historic Monticello Dairy building.
Learn how we’re helping Virginians connect with their history and culture.
We aim to share the stories of all Virginians—or, better yet, help people share their own stories.
We create opportunities for civic dialogue and the exchange of ideas.
We want all Virginians to connect with their history and culture.
We’re helping Virginians understand our past so we can better shape our future.
News and Events
We are so excited to share the 2021 Virginia Festival of the Book schedule of virtual events…
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A conversation with book artist Veronica Jackson about how family, race, and gender have informed her work.
Join author and extreme birder Kenn Kaufman as he discusses his newest book, A Season on the Wind: Inside the World of Spring Migration, with Pete Myers, in a conversation …
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The Coastal Virginia chapter of the American Red Cross is hosting a quarterly series of 1-hour virtual community education programs to increase awareness of blood diversity challenges and health disparities …
Beloved Community Cville is hosting an online “Slave Auction Block Vigil: Honoring the Ancestors” that will be live streamed from the Historic Court Square in downtown Charlottesville. Community members (Don …
Apply for a grant or fellowship
Open grant application deadlines are July 15th & January 15. Fellowship application deadline is December 1.