The foundation’s priority is to assist with the production and presentation of significant programs about architecture and the designed environment in order to promote dialogue, raise awarene
Furthermore Grants assist nonfiction books having to do with art, architecture, and design; cultural history, the city, and related public issues; and conservation and preservation.
The History of Art grant program supports scholarly projects that will enhance the appreciation and understanding of European art and architecture.
The Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning.
Recognizing the importance of experiencing original works of art firsthand, the Terra Foundation supports exhibitions that increase the understanding and appreciation of historical American art (circa 1500–1980). The foundation has a particular interest in exhibitions that travel outside the United States or to Chicago, where we’re headquartered.
The Conservation program supports the professional practice of art conservation, especially as it relates to European art of the pre-modern era.
The Esther Katz Rosen Fund was established in 1974 by a generous bequest intended to support “…activities related to the advancement and application of knowledge about gifted children.
Applications for publication grants will be considered only for book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of art, visual studies, and related subjects that have been accepted by a publisher
The Retirement Research Foundation funds research projects that have a regional or national impact on older Americans. Of particular interest are projects that seek causes and solutions to si
The Whiting Public Engagement Programs, including the Public Engagement Fellowship and the Public Engagement Seed Grant, are designed to celebrate and empower humanities faculty who embrace