Federal/State Partnership: Grants for State Humanities Councils

Period of Performance

10/1/2006 - 12/31/2008

Funding Totals (outright + matching)

$93,560.00 (approved)
$93,560.00 (awarded)

Puerto Rico Common Ground

FAIN: BC-50337-06

Puerto Rico Humanities Council (San Juan, PR 00902-3920)
Luis E. Gonzalez-Vales (Project Director: May 2006 to July 2009)
Flavia Lugo-Espineiro (Project Director: July 2009 to September 2009)

The broadcast on television and radio of community dialogues that explore American principles and beliefs and their impact on Puerto Rican history and the relationship between Puerto Rico and the United States.

Enhance a conversation on the common ground issues shared by Puerto Ricans through a series of local television and radio broadcasts that demonstrate the relevance of common issues to social cohesion and democratic governance.