Old County Courthouse

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY     (Washington County, Utah)


MISCELLANEOUS GRANTS AND OTHER FUNDING SOURCES

Funding for Historical Projects
Utah State History, a division of Utah Department of Heritage and Arts,
offer funding assistance through grants, and information on other funding sources to help you complete your preservation projects..
http://heritage.utah.gov/history/history-funding

Financial Assistance for Historic Preservation
Utah State History, a division of Utah Department of Heritage and Arts,
lists sources of funding for historic preservation.
http://heritage.utah.gov/history/tax-credits

Washington County Recreation, Arts & Parks (RAP) Tax
The RAP Tax adds 0.1% to the sales tax beginning April 1, 2015. 85% of the tax collected
goes to the cities for recreation, arts, and parks projects. The other 15% of the tax collected
is designated by the County Commission for support of cultural activities.
Guidelines for Funding of Cultural Organizations Utilizing Funds from the RAP Tax

Grant Database
Southern Utah University
Gerald R. Sheratt Library
Ask at the Reference Desk for the Cooperating Collection
http://www.foundationcenter.org

List of Grants & Funding Sources from PreservationDirectory.com
This is a guide to grants and fundraising for historic and cultural resource preservation.
http://www.preservationdirectory.com/PreservationGeneralResources/GrantsFundingSources.aspx

Grant Writing Toolkit and Grant Database
The Institute of Museum and Library Services
Find helpful tools for grant writing and a searchable database for grant opportunities.
http://www.imls.gov/applicants

Free Help for Nonprofits Newsletter
The Utah Housing and Community Development Division
Offers an excellent monthly newsletter with grant opportunities and training for nonprofits.
Download the current or archived issues at:
http://jobs.utah.gov/housing/publications/newsletters.html