State Historic Preservation Office

State Grants

Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants

The purpose of the Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants program is to preserve and enhance access to Minnesota's cultural and historical resources and to support projects of enduring value for the cause of history and historic preservation across the state. Expectations are high for what these funds can accomplish across Minnesota—projects of enduring value for the cause of history and historic preservation.

Program Information

Eligibility

Deadlines

Contact Information (under "Help Is Available")

Contact: Melinda Hutchinson 

State Capital Project Grants-in-Aid

Capital projects for historic preservation of publicly owned and used buildings are eligible for these matching grants. Primary recipients are public entities as defined by state law, including county and local jurisdictions. Nonprofit history organizations that occupy a building owned by a public entity also may apply.

Program Information

Deadlines

Contact: Mandy Skypala

State Grants-in-Aid

Note: This program is currently unavailable. Use the Historical and Cultural Grants program until further notice.

A variety of projects qualify for these matching grants to organizations and institutions that interpret and preserve Minnesota's history. Primary recipients are regional, county, and local nonprofit organizations.

Program Information

Deadlines

Contact: Melinda Hutchinson