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ERIC Number: ED276641
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986
Pages: 14
Abstractor: N/A
Initiative for the Bicentennial of the U.S. Constitution.
National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC.
The 200th anniversary of the United States Constitution offers a singular occasion for encouraging renewed scholarly interest in and public reflection about the principles and foundations of constitutional government. Toward that end, this publication presents categories and guidelines within each of the National Endowment for the Humanities regular grant-making divisions to promote and to solicit study and public appreciation of the history and principles of the Constitution. Contents include: "Topics of Special Interest," which lists eight suggested areas for history of the period, Constitutional principles, the United States Constitution and the world, individual rights, character of democracy, American Federalism, political institutions, and constitutional interpretation;"How to Apply"; "Division of Fellowships and Seminars," which describes the criteria for the various grants for bicentennial projects; "Division of Research Programs"; "Division of Education Programs"; "Division of General Programs"; "Office of Challenge Grants"; "Office of Preservation"; and "Division of State Programs." (TRS)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: United States Constitution