Foundation / Corporation
Essex National Heritage Commission
02/21/20 11:59 PM
Grants of $2,000 to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations, public IHEs, state governments, and public entities to support the preservation and enhancement of historic, cultural and natural resources in eligible regions. Projects may be in the areas of education, interpretation, and preservation. All projects must occur within the geographic boundaries of the Essex National Heritage Area.
Qualified project must:
Education: Create or further develop educational opportunities for youth.
Interpretation: Increase awareness and understanding of the region’s heritage.
Preservation: Preserve or enhance historic structures, landscapes and cultural resources.
2020 marks the centennial anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. In recognition thereof, special consideration will also be given to projects focusing on suffrage and the passage of the 19th Amendment as it relates to heritage in Essex County.
GrantWatch ID#: 151491
In 2020, Essex Heritage will award $2,000 matching grants to 12 qualified applicants.
- A single, one-time reimbursement payment of $2,000 will be made to the grant recipient.
- Partnership grants are matching grants and require that proponents provide a minimum of 50% of the total project cost. Therefore the total cost of the project must be at least $4,000
All matching funds must be applied to the project after the date of contract signature by the grant recipient and between July1, 2020 and June 30, 2021.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register to Apply Online: www.essexheritage.org/grants
Charles Smith, Essex Heritage Program Manager
Essex National Heritage Area
10 Federal Street, Suite 12
Salem, MA 01970
USA: Massachusetts: Essex National Heritage Area (Essex County)
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