Federal/State Partnership: Grants for State Humanities Councils

Period of Performance

9/1/2006 - 2/29/2008

Funding Totals (outright + matching)

$80,720.00 (approved)
$80,720.00 (awarded)

We the People Utah

FAIN: BC-50339-06

Utah Humanities Council (Salt Lake City, UT 84103-1108)
Cynthia Buckingham (Project Director: May 2006 to November 2008)

projects exploring historical themes and events, history topics for the Speakers Bureau, Great Salt lake Book Festival historians, Utah History Fair, an oral history initiative, a new Motheread curriculum, and a weekly public radio broadcast

UHC proposes a diverse array of activities including 5 successful formats and 2 new initiatives:1) RFP for projects exploring significant historical themes and events, 2) history topics for our Road Scholars Speakers Bureau, 3) Great Salt Lake Book Festival historians, 4) Utah History Fair, 5) collaborative oral history initiative with the Utah Division of State History, plus a new Motheread curriculum entitled “My United States” and a weekly public radio broadcast of “Utah History Minutes.”