The SHF competitive grant application process is now 100 percent online! Please read the instructions and best practices below for tips on how to complete the application form. If you have a slower internet connection, please be patient when filling out the application fields, navigating between application tabs, and uploading documents.
October 1, 11:59 p.m. — All competitive applications due. No exceptions.
December 1, 2017 — Award announcement for competitive grants for $35,000 or less
February 1, 2018 — Award announcement for competitive grants $35,001 to $200,000
Please refer to the guidelines below to get started on your narrative questions while we prepare to launch the Fall 2017 online application.
State Historical Fund Grant Application Guide (revised Summer 2017)
Use these instructions to prepare for the Fall 2017 grant deadline. It is highly recommended that you prepare your work in Word, or a similar software, and then copy and paste your responses from that document into your application. This provides you with a back-up should you encounter unexpected problems when using the online application.