ERIC Number: ED165509
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Dec
Reference Count: 0
A Guide to Federal Funding in the Arts and Humanities.
Summaries of federal programs in the arts and humanities that are of interest to colleges and universities are presented in this guide. Programs for institutions and programs for individuals are sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Office of Education, the Smithsonian Institution, the Department of State, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, and the National Gallery of Art. The following fields are included in the arts: architecture and environmental arts; crafts; dance; folk arts; literature; music; media; theatre; and the visual arts. Disciplines within the humanities include but are not limited to: language; linguistics; literature; history; jurisprudence; philosophy; archeology; comparative religion; ethics; the history, criticism, theory and practice of the arts; those aspects of the social sciences that have humanistic content and employ humanistic methods; and the study and application of the humanities to the human environment. (SW)
Descriptors: Architecture, Dance, Directories, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Fellowships, Fine Arts, Government School Relationship, Grants, Higher Education, Humanities, Language Arts, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Program Descriptions, Program Guides, Theater Arts, Visual Arts
Association of American Colleges, 1818 R St., N.W., Washington, D.C. ($5.00 for members, $7.50 for nonmembers)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC. Federal Resources Advisory Service.
Identifiers: Department of State; National Endowment for the Arts; National Endowment for the Humanities; National Gallery of Art DC; National Historical Publications and Records Comm; National Trust for Historic Preservation; Office of Education; Smithsonian Institution