State, Tribal, and Local Plans & Grants
  • A portion of the battlefield landscape at Little Bighorn

    State Historic Preservation Office Grants

    Cultural Resources National Park Service

Application Process

When funding is available, we will issue a notice of funding opportunity on This notice will include instructions on how to apply, as well as the basic application forms (SF-424 family), required budget documentation, and the construction and non-construction assurances forms.

SHPOs not yet registered or familiar with must first register with the site. In addition, those actively working in submitting application packages should thoroughly review the applicant resources on which will answer many basic questions about completing government-wide forms.

Recent Guidance to SHPO Applicants

Standards for Geospatial Data Projects

NPS has cultural resource spatial data transfer standards, including a guidance document that describes what the standards are and how they work, and a GeoDatabase that contains the structure of the standards. Implementing these standards in survey projects ensures consistency and usability of the data and its analysis.

NEPA - Environmental Screening Worksheet