Our guest speaker for May will be Jill Austin, who is the Senior Program Officer in the Division of Public Programs at the National Endowment for the Humanities. She arrived at NEH in 2015 after two decades of work in museums and nonprofits that serve museums. Prior to her role at NEH, Austin was a curator at the Chicago History Museum (CHM) for ten years. Previously, Austin served as a curator of social history at Detroit Historical Museums and was an exhibition and publication coordinator at Exhibitions International, a New York-based traveling exhibitions firm that specialized in design and the decorative arts.
Public Impact Projects at Smaller Organizations grant program
Awards up to $25,000 for 1- to 2-year projects
Deadline June 12 for projects starting March 1-May 1, 2025
Small and mid-sized cultural organizations are keepers of history and culture, sources of lifelong learning, and community place makers. Public Impact Projects grants seek to assist smaller organizations in meeting their community’s needs by expanding the scope, reach, and excellence of their public programs.
Please register for our May 2024 Town Hall Here or on the right-side of your Memberwire portal homepage