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Tennessee Williams / New Orleans Literary Festival Receives LEH Grant

$16,000 Invested in Good Cause!

Communities in eight Louisiana parishes will benefit from the programs and projects funded by the LEH’s 2014 Grants program. A total of $68,000 will support organizations and institutions in Caddo, East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Orleans, Ouachita, Rapides and St. Tammany parishes. The LEH is proud to announce the recipients of this year’s Rebirth Grants and four new Strategic Partnership initiatives.

Rebirth Grants marked the first open grants deadline since the cessation of state funding in 2012. The LEH awarded a total of $20,000 to eight projects.

2015 Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival
Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival
Orleans Parish
LEH supports honoraria and travel for scholars and writers, scholarships for Louisiana teachers and year round programming.

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