State Historical Fund

The State Historical Fund awards grants funded by limited stakes gaming in the towns of Black Hawk, Central City, and Cripple Creek for significant buildings, structures, objects, districts, or archaeology sites, or about preservation of historic resources in Colorado.

Check here for any program updates and yearly grant calendar, Program Updates.

History Colorado State Historical Fund is currently reviewing grant applications for historic preservation projects throughout the state. A list of applications can be viewed at Any interested person may submit written comments to: Enter “24-02 Public Input” in the subject line. Comments must be received no later than 4:30pm, April 19, 2024, to be considered in the review process. They must be signed, and include the grant application number. For more information about the Fund, go to

To see a complete list of recently received grants for $1-$50,000, click here.

To see a complete list of recently received grants for $50,001-$250,000, click here.

Howard Free Methodist Church
Leadville I.O.O.F. ( 5LK.40.15)
Schweiger Ranch-Happy Canyon Ranch (5DA.1753)
Granada Relocation Center-Amache- University of Denver Field School (5PW.48)
Archaeological Maize for Colorado
Black Forest Community Church-Big Check
J.G. Evans Barn (5EP.3981)
St. Paul's Episcopal Church (5RT.3508)
Canyon Pintado Panel 1 (5RB.79)
Heginbotham Home-Holyoke Library (5PL.5)
Spruance Building-Kneisel and Anderson Hardware, Clear Creek County
Miksch-Helmer Cabin
Minnequa Steel Works Office Building and Dispensary (5PE.4179)

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