AZ Speaks is the longest-running and most popular program of Arizona Humanities.

The program is a great way for non-profits, libraries, educational institutions, K-12 schools, governmental and tribal entities to enjoy interesting and engaging humanities-based programs. Each year, AZ Speaks delivers hundreds of engaging presentations throughout Arizona.

expertise, from a variety of professional backgrounds including: history, cultural and gender studies, and more. Speakers are selected based on their expertise and ability to offer content and insight that inspires discussion with audiences of all ages and backgrounds.

AZ Speaks is a very popular program and we fund hundreds of presentations each year in towns from Bisbee to Yuma, Springerville to Kingman, and more. Please keep in mind Arizona Humanities budgeted funds may reach capacity before the end of our fiscal year (November 1 – October 31). Organizations can book up to 5 AZ Speaks presentations per fiscal year.

Organizations are invited to book speakers for programs taking place November 1, 2017 – October 31, 2018.



Organization/Company: Arizona Humanities
Location: Statewide
Deadline: November 1, 2017 - October 31, 2018.
How to Apply: Send additional questions to Dyadira Fajardo (Programs and Grants Coordinator) at