NEH Media Funding Workshop, Oct 10, SF

Learn more about grant opportunities from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Details below on their upcoming workshop.



Co-sponsored by the California Council for the Humanities and the San Francisco Foundation


Michael Shirley of the Division of Public Programs at the National Endowment for the Humanities will present a free workshop on funding opportunities for media producers at the NEH. The presentation and discussion will introduce attendees to categories of funding for digital media projects, documentary films and television programs, and radio programs. Michael will present examples of successful projects funded by NEH, offer a walkthrough of the grant writing and review processes, and be available to discuss projects one-on-one.


As Senior Program Officer and Acting Assistant Deputy Director in the Division of Public Programs at NEH, Michael advises media producers on the grant-making process and the creation of humanities-based documentary films, television programs and series, and digital media projects. He has served as an adviser and presenter at the House of Docs at the Sundance Film Festival and as a presenter to the World Congress of History Producers (now History Makers), SXSW, Silverdocs, Miami International Film Festival, Museums and the Web, American Association of Museums, and the Games for Change Festival.


Monday, October 10, 4:00-6:00 pm

San Francisco Foundation

225 Bush Street, Suite 500

San Francisco, CA 94104


Space is limited. To attend, please register here:



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