Apply for a 2022 Community Preservation Grant

Jun 2, 2022

Grants available for heritage organizations in all six New England states

Group in winter coats standing in front of gray and white building
Group celebrating Norwich Historical Society 2021 grant award to research Haitian connections to the c. 1750 Diah Manning House in Norwich, Connecticut

Historic New England annually awards grants to one small to medium-sized nonprofit organization in each New England state to support projects that save and share their communities’ diverse history and culture as part of telling the whole story of New England. 

In 2022, six Community Preservation Grants of $1,250 each will be awarded.

Who Can Apply

We welcome applications from 501(c)3 organizations based in New England. The deadline is Friday, July 8, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Award recipients will be announced no later than October 10, 2022.

Herbert and Louise Whitney Fund for Community Preservation

The endowment fund that supports the Community Preservation Grants Program is named in honor of Herbert and Louise Whitney to recognize their deep appreciation and love of all things New England, in particular the Bishop family farm in North Woodstock, Connecticut.

Apply online today.

Learn more and see a list of past recipients.