The Corporate Business Tax (CBT) Historic Preservation Fund provides grants for historic preservation projects. The program will launch in the 2016 fiscal year. The amount of available funding is pending final resolution of the fiscal year 2016 budget. The Grant Guidelines and Application are now available for download: http://njht.org/dca/njht/applguid/. Read more about this program.
The Garden State Historic Preservation Trust Fund (2000-2012) provided matching grants for preservation planning and capital projects to stabilize, repair, restore and rehabilitate historic property. Read more about this program.
The Cultural Trust Capital Preservation Grant Program provides grants for the repair, preservation, restoration, rehabilitation and improvement of historic properties owned by organizations with a history or humanities mission. The 2012 grant deadline has passed. Future grant rounds will be announced. Read more about this program.
In 2015, the 1772 Foundation, in cooperation with the New Jersey Historic Trust, is offering matching grants up to $15,000 for exterior preservation projects. Only nonprofit organizations are eligible. The 2015 grant deadline is April 1, 2015. Read more about this program.
The Discover NJ History License Plate Fund for Heritage Tourism provides small grants to develop and promote visitor-ready sites. Read more about this program.
The Revolving Loan Fund provides low-interest, long-term financing for the preservation, improvement, restoration, rehabilitation, and acquisition of historic properties. Read more about this program.
The Emergency Grant and Loan Fund provides small grants or loans for the stabilization of historic property. Read more about this program.