New Jersey Department of State, New Jersey Historical Commission (NJHC)
04/06/20 3:00 PM
Grants of up to $25,000 to New Jersey individuals and organizations for projects and initiatives related to preserving the state's history. Applicants must submit a Letter of Intent prior to applying. Funding is intended to support a wide variety of historical preservation projects, including conservation of historical materials (manuscripts, books, costumes, historical visuals); editorial and publication projects; educational initiatives; partnership projects; exhibitions; media (films, radio, videotape, digital media); public programs; capacity building; and research (including archaeological projects, fellowships, oral history, and National and New Jersey registers of historic places nominations).
The goal of the grant program is to engage diverse audiences in the active exploration, enjoyment, interpretation, understanding, and preservation of New Jersey history. Grants are awarded to projects that achieve this objective. Successful proposals may do so through one or more of the following:
Eligible project types:
The NJHC is committed to advancing inclusive history in all its grant programs and initiatives. In doing so, it especially encourages project proposals that seek to explore perspectives and priorities of underrepresented communities. Applications that address the following themes, in priority order by calendar year, are encouraged:
For additional information see: https://nj.gov/state/historical/assets/pdf/grants/fy2021-project-guidelines.pdf#page=6
For information about eligible expenses, see: https://nj.gov/state/historical/assets/pdf/grants/fy2021-project-guidelines.pdf#page=8
GrantWatch ID#: 154142
Up to $25,000.
Please note that the grant period is selected by the applicant. The grant period may not begin before grant awards are announced in July 2020 and must begin before the end of the fiscal year in which the grant is awarded. The fiscal year begins on July 1st and ends on June 30th.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
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