Two local groups get federal humanities aid
06/15/2009 11:05 AM
06/15/2009 6:26 PM
Two Columbia-based organizations have been awarded federal grants of $100,000 or more by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
The University of South Carolina Research Foundation will receive $232,096 to help it sponsor a three-week institute on the role of interactive technologies and games in the context of the humanities.
The S.C. Humanities Council will receive a $101,230 grant to support the Council’s 14th annual book festival next year and other events and activities.
The National Endowment for the Humanities announced the awards this morning.
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