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.

Competitive Grants submitted on April 1, 2024 are currently under review. Awarded projects will be announced via the links below on Monday, June 3, 2024.

As of May 14, 2024 we are out of funds for noncompetitive grants until the new fiscal year starts on July 1, 2024. We are still accepting noncompetitive applications. If your project is awarded, funds will be disbursed after July 1, 2024.

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

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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