Applications and Guidelines

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1772 Foundation Capital Grant Program

The the 1772 Foundation, in cooperation with the New Jersey Historic Trust, offers Capital Preservation Grants, up to $15,000, available to nonprofit organizations for repair and restoration projects. The grants require a one-to-one match from the grant recipient. 


Applications for the 2019 Grant Round must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on November 15, 2018.  Read more about the 1772 Foundation grant program and download the announcement and application.

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Preserve New Jersey Historic Preservation Fund

Applications for the 2018 Grant Round were accepted on May 3.  Awards will be recommended at the 2018 September Board of Trustees meeting. 

The schedule for the 2019 Grant Round will be announced in December 2018.   

Applicant's To-Do List: 

Check the Resources Page for helpful guides about specific topics.

Read more about the Preserve New Jersey Historic Preservation Fund.

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New Jersey Cultural Trust Capital Preservation Grant Program

The NJ Cultural Trust approved the NJ Historic Trust's recommendations for 13 capital perservation grants, totaling $304,655. Read the Announcement

Read more about the Cultural Trust Capital Preservation Grants.  

Read more about the New Jersey Cultural Trust funding opportunities.

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Discover NJ History License Plate Fund

Read more about this grant program.

Applications for funding are accepted year-round. You may apply on line. 

(Please read guidelines first to ensure that your proposed project is eligible for funding.)  Contact program staff in advance of submitting the application.

Historic Preservation Revolving Loan Fund

Applicants are urged to consult with Trust staff before applying for these funds. The grant portion of the program is not currently active.  Applications are accepted at any time.  Read more about the program.

Download the Guidelines and Part A of the Revolving Loan Fund Application.

Emergency Grant and Loan Fund

Applicants are urged to consult with Trust staff before applying for these funds. The grant portion of this program is not currently active.  Applications are accepted at any time. Read more about the program.

Download the Guidelines and Application for the Emergency Grant and Loan Fund