We champion the humanities to enrich lives and expand opportunities throughout Louisiana.
The humanities act as a gateway for every person to discover and realize their full potential and connect us to our history, traditions, and the values that define who we are.
Discover stories from the field as part of our work to declare #LongLiveLouisiana and support the humanities at home today.Read more and donate now
We have a fun and engaging month of programming coming up! Browse our calendar of events for upcoming humanities programming at LEH's The Helis Foundation John Scott Center and around the state.Browse events
Two Louisiana residents will bring their expertise in education and Native American history and culture to the board of directors for the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.Read More
Applications are now open for 2023–24 school year Institute for Louisiana Culture & History regional workshops for K–12 social studies educators.Read More
The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, with the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities and the State of Louisiana, has awarded 29 Rebirth Grants totaling $119,232 to nonprofit humanities and cultural organizations in 14 parishes.Read More