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Grants to Explore the Constitution of 1818 Now Available

Connecticut Humanities is pleased to offer small grants for projects that examine the Connecticut Constitution of 1818 and contextualize its lasting impact on our state. Awards may not exceed $3,000. Applications are due to CTH by 11:59 PM on December 1, 2017, January 5, 2018, and February 2, 2018.

What types of projects will be funded?

Lectures (series or stand-alone), panel discussions, digital media projects, historical performances, exhibits, book reading programs, mock debates, or other ideas that you present to CTH.

Background on the Constitution of 1818

Prior to 1818

Change Comes in 1818

Some ideas/themes from which to approach the topic may include (but are not limited to):

Litchfield's Constitution Oak

Litchfield’s Constitution Oak – Peter Vermilyea

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