FY 2014 NATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD NETWORK TO FREEDOM GRANTS
The National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program (NTF) is pleased to announce that in collaboration with the Organization of American Historians (OAH),it will be offering grants ranging between $1000 and $10,000. Funds can be used for preservation and restoration of buildings associated with the Underground Railroad (UGRR) and for interpretation and historical research related to Network to Freedom members. Network to Freedom sites, programs, and facilities are eligible to apply.
Preference will be given to those who have not previously received Network to Freedom grants, to those with matching funds, to shovel-ready restoration of buildings, and to signage and interpretation projects.
Applications are due January 31, 2014. For grant instructions click here. For grant application click here. If you have further questions, please contact your regional coordinator:
Northeast Region: Diane Miller, email@example.com 402-661-1588
Pacific and Intermountain Regions: Diane Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org, 402-661-1588
Midwest Region: Déanda Johnson, email@example.com, 402-661-1590
National Capital Region: Jenny Masur, firstname.lastname@example.org, 202-619-7136
Southeast Region: Sheri Jackson, email@example.com, 404-507-5635