Apply for grant funding to help preserve, conserve, interpret, enhance, and educate the public about Iowa’s historical assets. The Historical Resource Development Program provides funding for documentary collections, historic preservation and museums.
How to Apply
The regular Historical Resource Development Program application cycle is closed. The next application cycle will open in late January 2019.
Applications are being accepted for the Emergency Historical Resource Development Program - funds are limited and awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.
Manage Your Grant
To submit your final report, complete the Final Report and Payment Form online.
Please contact us for the most recent versions of the State Historical Society of Iowa and Historical Resource Development Program logos to use on materials promoting your project.
Send images and event details when grant funded project activity is happening. The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs is dedicated to communicating the impact and value of your project activity through various communication platforms and networks.