Through its research and educational programs, The Dirksen Congressional
Center has an organizational commitment of long-standing to provide
leadership in understanding Congress and its members and their
role in the federal government. Two Center-sponsored grants programs
support the work of others who share our interests.
For general information about preparing grant requests, please
Grantmakers Want Applicants to Know." Not all the information
posted there pertains to The Center's programs, but it is useful
H. Michel Special Projects Grants
In November 2004, The Center announced a new grants program designed
to improve the public's understanding of Congress.
PLEASE NOTE: The Center is not accepting new proposals at this time. Funds budgeted for the current fiscal year (ending September 30, 2011) have been obligated.