Introducing the Lehigh Valley Engaged Humanities Consortium (LVEHC)

Lehigh Valley Engaged Humanities Consortium (LVEHC) is a Mellon funded consortium of LVAIC institutions as well as local cultural institutions.

“It fosters exploration of personal, historical, and community narratives that have emerged in the past half-century in the [Lehigh Valley] region using methods of the humanities and arts.”

The group provides numerous grant opportunities in the following categories:

  • Course Development – $1500
  • Collaborations with artists & writers – $500, $1500, or $5000
  • Public events – $2500
  • Programming at cultural institutions (or collaborating with a cultural institution) – $500, $5000

Main themes:

  • The diversity of communities
  • The changing nature of work
  • The process of storymaking
  • The evolving landscape, environment, and sense of place.

For more information contact Debbie Malone, Library Director, at x1253 or

And go to the group’s website at