Federal/State Partnership: Grants for State Humanities Councils

Period of Performance

7/1/2006 - 12/31/2007

Funding Totals (outright + matching)

$98,980.00 (approved)
$98,980.00 (awarded)

We the People in Alabama

FAIN: BC-50290-06

Alabama Humanities Foundation (Birmingham, AL 35205-7011)
Robert C. Stewart (Project Director: March 2006 to June 2012)
David Armand DeKeyser (Project Director: June 2012 to May 2009)

a one-week teacher institute on Alabama's Black Belt, the traveling exhibition, "Between Fences," "My United States" family reading program, speakers bureau presentations and a grant program for projects in American history and culture.

The Alabama Humanities Foundation (AHF) proposes to use its We The People (WTP) allocation to: underwrite presentations in our ongoing speakers bureau program that relate to American (including Alabama) history and culture; conduct a one-week teacher institute, “Prisms of Place: Alabama’s Black Belt;” support our Museum on Main Street “Between Fences” exhibition, “My United States” project, and boost our grants program with an initiative on WTP.