National Endowment for the Humanities
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independent federal agency of the U.S. government, established by the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965 (Pub.L. 89–209), dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities. The NEH is housed at 400 7th St SW, Washington, D.C. From 1979 to 2014, NEH was at 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. in the Nancy Hanks Center at the Old Post Office.
|Formed||September 29, 1965|
|Jurisdiction||Federal government of the United States|
|Headquarters||Constitution Center (400 7th St SW, Washington, D.C.), Washington, D.C.|
|Annual budget||$153 million USD (2008)|