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FY2024 Historic Preservation Fund- African American Civil Rights- Preservation Grants
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Service Source Final Application Due Date Funding Available Match Required
Environment Federal
09-05-2024 $24.0 M No Match
  • Service
  • Source
  • Final Application Due Date
  • Funding Available
  • Match Required
  • Past
  • Current
  • Forecasted
  • $15,000
  • $750,000
  • Award Floor
  • Award Ceiling
    • Opportunity Type Discretionary
    • CFDA

      15.966 -- Historic Preservation Fund Grants-in-Aid for Competitive Grants


    The National Park Service’s (NPS) African American Civil Rights Grant Program (AACR) will document, interpret, and preserve the sites and stories of the full history of the African American struggle to gain equal rights as citizens from transatlantic slave trade forward. The NPS 2008 report, Civil Rights in America, A Framework for Identifying Significant Sites, will serve as a guide in determining the appropriateness of proposed projects and properties. AACR Preservation Grants are funded by the Historic Preservation Fund (HPF), administered by the NPS, and will fund a broad range of preservation projects for historic sites including: architectural services, historic structure reports, preservation plans, and physical preservation work to structures. Grants are awarded through a competitive process and do not require non-Federal match.There are separate funding announcements for physical preservation projects and for history research/documentation projects. Funding announcement P24AS00541 is for physical preservation of historic sites only; P24AS00540 is for history/research/documentation/survey/nomination projects. Please ensure you apply under the correct opportunity number for your project.FY2024 Public Law 118-42 provides $24 million for the AACR Grant Program.

    • IHE
    • Local Government
    • Non-Profit
    • Other
    • State Government
    • Tribal Government
    Additional Eligibility Information

    Eligible applicants are State governments, local governments, nonprofits, educational institutions, and Federally Recognized Indian Tribes, Alaskan Natives, and Native Hawaiian Organizations as defined by 54 USC 300300. Grants are not available for sites or collections owned or leased by the NPS, or in which the NPS holds a property interest.

    Key Date(s)
    • June 06, 2024: Last Updated Date
    • June 06, 2024: Posted Date
    • September 05, 2024: Current Closing Date for Applications
    • September 05, 2024: Application Due Date
    • September 30, 2025: Application Archive Date
    Contact Information

    State, Tribal, Local, Plans & Grants Staff


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