Historic Preservation Fund grant period opens for local governments
(Anchorage, AK) - The Alaska Office of History and Archaeology is accepting grant applications for 2011 historic preservation projects from Certified Local Governments. The HPF program provides up to 60% matching assistance for the cost of a project. The Alaska Historical Commission encourages applications for projects in the $10,000 to $20,000 federal share range. Projects eligible for HPF assistance include historic preservation planning, inventory, survey, National Register nomination, public preservation education, predevelopment, development, and acquisition.
The application deadline is Friday, October 14, 2011. The full application package, including the Commission priorities and evaluation criteria are available online at http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/oha/grant/akclg.htm, by e-mail request to
firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 907-269-8694.
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