National Trust grants available for historic interiors, cultural diversity and community livability

March 15, 2013

The application deadline for some of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s most popular grant programs is May 1st, 2013.

  • Cynthia Woods Mitchell Fund for Historic Interiors, awarding grants for the planning phases of interior restoration projects. Grants range from $2,500 to $10,000 and require a dollar-for-dollar match.
  • Johanna Favrot Fund for Historic Preservation, funding projects that foster an appreciation of our nation’s diverse cultural heritage and preserve and revitalize the livability of our nation’s communities. Preservation planning grants from this fund range from $2,500 to $10,000 and require a dollar-for-dollar match.
  •  Hart Family Fund for Small Towns, funding programs and projects in small towns of 5,000 or fewer people.  Grants typically fall in the $2,500 to $10,000 range and no match is required.

Click on the above links to read the guidelines and eligibility requirements. If you have any questions, contact the National Trust grants office at or 202-588-6277.