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Office of the Commissioner

August 27, 2013

HISTORIC PRESERVATION FUND GRANT PERIOD OPENS FOR CERTIFIED LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

The Office of History & Archaeology is accepting grant applications for 2014 historic preservation projects from certified local governments.
 
The Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) program provides up to 60 percent matching assistance for the cost of a project.  Projects eligible for HPF assistance include those focused on historic preservation planning, inventories, surveys, National Register nominations, public education, predevelopment, development, and acquisition.
 
The application deadline is Friday, November 1, 2013.  Click HERE for the complete application package, including the Alaska Historical Commission’s priorities and evaluation criteria. You can also email grants administrator Jean Ayers or call 907-269-8694.