Mellon Foundation gives WUSTL $550,000 to preserve Eyes on the Prize

"Washington University in St. Louis has received a four-year, $550,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to preserve Henry Hampton’s award-winning civil rights documentary Eyes on the Prize: America’s Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 as well as Hampton’s complete, unedited interviews recorded on film for the documentary. The grant is the largest ever received by … Continue reading Mellon Foundation gives WUSTL $550,000 to preserve Eyes on the Prize

Washington University Libraries Travel Grant Competition

Travel Grant Competition The Department of Special Collections Washington University Libraries St. Louis, Missouri Application Deadline: March 15, 2011. Travel must occur between May 15, 2011 and June 30, 2012. Travel reimbursement grants of up to $1000 are available to faculty, graduate students, undergraduates, and independent scholars who would like to use our collections for … Continue reading Washington University Libraries Travel Grant Competition