Use of NEH Award

Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women

Site Support Notebook

The programming grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities is meant to be used for activities and materials related to library programming only.

  • NEH funds may be used for the following costs: library coordinator and scholar workshop travel expenses; speaker honoraria and travel expenses; publicity expenses for humanities programs not associated with fundraising; acquisition of related books, DVDs, and other media related to the project; humanities program mailing, printing, photocopying and telephone costs; film rental if the program is a film discussion program led by a scholar.
  • NEH funds should not be used for: purchasing art works such as posters, etc.; purely art or performance programs with no humanities interpretation; film rental for programs that are

    not led by a scholar; costs associated with fundraising activities; costs associated with social events, such as refreshments, decorations, costumes, etc.; children’s games and costumes; purchase of equipment.

Please send an invitation for major programs to:


National Endowment for the Humanities

1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20506