2019 Cultural Heritage Grant applications now available
BISMARCK – The Cultural Heritage Grant Program provides grant funding for local museums and historical societies for exhibits, special projects or events, education activities, collections and capital improvements. Applications for the 2019 Cultural Heritage Grant are now being accepted. Completed applications must be received, not postmarked, by 5 p.m. on Nov. 29.
The grant program is administered by the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Heritage Training Scholarships, North Dakota Museum Assessment Program and the Archival Supply Purchase Grants are also available through the grant program. Heritage Training Scholarships are available for local and county historical society staff members to participate in training opportunities. North Dakota Museum Assessment Program provides a grant to city, county or regional historical societies, museums and history organizations to perform an in-depth review of their organization and develop a long range plan. Archival Supply Purchase Grants provide grants for local and county historical societies, museums and archives to purchase archival supplies.
Applications and guidelines for the grant programs are available at www.history.nd.gov or can be requested by contacting Grants and Contracts Officer Amy Munson at 701-328-3573. Funding of $500,000 for these grant programs was authorized by the North Dakota Legislature. The Cultural Heritage Grant Program has been administered by the State Historical Society since it was first created in 2003.