The Mississippi Humanities Council (MHC) has returned to PRIME TIME! In 1997, during the earliest phase of PRIME TIME’s national expansion, the MHC became the first statewide agency to partner with the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities on the PRIME TIME project. Through a grant from LEH, the Canton Public Library became the first site in the state to present this innovative program. As part of the current “Shell-LEH National Gulf States PRIME TIME Initiative,” MHC will implement approximately six PRIME TIME Family Reading Time programs over twelve months. Continue reading Mississippi Humanities Reconnects with PRIME TIME
PRIME TIME is pleased to announce the availability of an early childhood program grant aimed at improving school readiness and reading habits amongst preschool aged children and their families.
Deadline: Friday, August 1, 2014
Award Announcement: Friday, August 8, 2014
Grant Value: app. $12,000 annually
Grant Period: 3 years (Fall 2014 – Spring 2017)
Minimum Programming: 2 preschool programs annually
Licensed childcare facilities and schools with preschool programs serving educationally and economically vulnerable families. Continue reading PRIME Time Preschool Grants Available for NW and SE Louisiana Sites