The Humanities Connection

As Alabama Humanities Foundation joins all Alabamians in facing the COVID-19 Crisis, we are striving not only to bring the humanities into the conversation but to further extend a helping hand in this unprecedented time of need.

This section of our website will be dedicated to coping with the challenges of our current crisis with resource information and links, details about AHF’s program and grant services delivery in this environment and online forms of arts and humanities programming and activities.

COVID in CONTEXT will be continually evolving, so stay tuned to our social media platforms for updates and links and visit our site often. If you have a program you would like to share or if you have a need, and the information is not here, we want to hear from you at or

NEH providing $30 million in funding for humanities-based nonprofits

National Endowment for the Humanities is providing funding to 56 state humanities councils around the nation as part of the CARES Act, and Alabama Humanities Foundation is preparing to offer relief grants.

AHF will release guidelines for the new relief grants soon, and you can help us craft them by completing the survey below:

Alabama Humanities CARES Funding Needs Assessment