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BC-50226-04Federal/State Partnership: Grants for State Humanities CouncilsRhode Island Council for the HumanitiesThe Pursuit of Happiness: An Inquiry into Our Nation's Founding Principles9/1/2004 - 1/31/2006$44,420.00SaraJ.Archambault   Rhode Island Council for the HumanitiesProvidenceRI02903-3308USA2004Interdisciplinary Studies, GeneralGrants for State Humanities CouncilsFederal/State Partnership34420100003442010000

A series of activities that explore the principles of "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness" including a grant program, a radio and public television series, and a student poster/essay contest.

Codifying the values that would guide our nation in the “Declaration of Independence, ” Thomas Jefferson named “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” among the fundamental rights guaranteed to Americans. Taking inspiration from these words, RICH will engage Rhode Islanders across the state in an investigation into our nation’s founding principles of “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness” beginning in September 2004. RICH seeks $44,330 in “We the People” funds to support: a regrants initiative, a public forums radio series, a film series, and a public television series.