Associated Press Published

Two W.Va. Humanities Projects Awarded Grants


The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded grants to two humanities projects in West Virginia.

West Virginia University Research Corporation received a $59,973 grant to develop a search engine for electronic literature. The search engine would link nine international research centers’ databases.
West Virginia University received a $6,000 summer stipend grant for a project called “Black Litigants: Rethinking Race and Power in the American South, 1820-1860.”
The National Endowment for the Humanities announced the grants Thursday.