Support of Local History Organizations

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$332,161
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Minnesota Historical Society
Status
Ongoing
Counties Affected
Statewide
Legal Citation / Subdivision
LAWS of MINNESOTA for 2009 Ch. 172, Art. 1, Subd. 4 (c), Programs
Appropriation Language

(c) Programs. $3,000,000 in 2010 and $4,750,000 in 2011 are for programs and purposes related to the historical and cultural heritage of the state of Minnesota, conducted by the Minnesota Historical Society.

2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$332,161
Project Overview

The Minnesota Historical Society launched a new program to expand services supporting the work of local history organizations, especially in relation to the Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants Program.

The Society sought out potential grant applicants, led grant-writing workshops, presented at 43 public meetings statewide and conducted onsite visits in approximately 40 communities.

As a result of this work, more than 894 organizations submitted a grant application, resulting in 474 grants to organizations in 86 Minnesota counties.

Project Details
The Minnesota Historical Society launched a new program to expand services supporting the work of local history organizations, especially in relation to the Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants Program. The Society sought out potential grant applicants, led grant-writing workshops, presented at 43 public meetings statewide and conducted onsite visits in approximately 40 communities.As a result of this work, more than 894 organizations submitted a grant application, resulting in 474 grants to organizations in 86 Minnesota counties.
Project Manager
Salutation
Mr.
First Name
David
Last Name
Grabitske
Organization Name
Minnesota Historical Society
Street Address
345 Kellogg Blvd W
City
St. Paul
State
MN
Zip Code
55102
Phone
651-259-3460