What’s New?

NJCH Welcomes Jason Allen and Gigi Naglak
The New Jersey Council for the Humanities is excited to welcome Jason E. Allen as Director of Community Engagement and Gigi Naglak as Director of Grants and Programs. Jason will focus on NJCH’s outreach and partnership programs. Drawing on h...

NJCH's Briann Greenfield In Focus
The New Jersey Council for the Humanities' Executive Director Briann Greenfield is highlighted in the January/February issue of Humanities magazine. To read more click here.

Programs Offered by NJCH

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One way the Council achieves its mission is by awarding grants in support of the public humanities. Whether your organization has been working in the public humanities for years or is planning a project for the first time, the Council welcomes your project ideas.
Horizons Speakers Bureau
The Horizons Speakers Bureau provides lecturers in humanities areas as wide- ranging as ethnic and cultural studies, history, literature, interpretation of the arts, and public policy.
Museum on Main Street
The Museum on Main Street (MoMS) Program is the Smithsonian Institution's Traveling Exhibition Service. NJCH works closely with the Smithsonian and NJ museums, historical societies and other cultural venues to bring MoMS exhibits to the state.
Literature & Medicine
Literature & Medicine: Humanities at the Heart of Health Care ® is a national award-winning reading and discussion program for health care professionals that, as one participant writes, “renews the heart and soul of health care.”
Humanities Connection
From politics and religion to race, education and healthcare, Humanities Connection brings together some of New Jersey’s most fascinating scholars, authors, filmmakers and educators in conversation about critical topics facing our state, nation and world.
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