American Battlefield Protection Program- Battlefield Land Acquisition Grant

The summary for the American Battlefield Protection Program- Battlefield Land Acquisition Grant grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the National Park Service, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
American Battlefield Protection Program- Battlefield Land Acquisition Grant: The National Park Service (NPS) makes available funds from the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) to help States and local communities acquire and preserve threatened Revolutionary War, War of 1812, and Civil War Battlefields. The Battlefield Land Acquisition Grants (BLAGs) are administered by the American Battlefield Protection Program (ABPP) and awarded through a competitive process. Each grant requires a dollar-for-dollar non-Federal match. Grants are available to purchase 1) land in fee simple or 2) permanent, protective interests in land (easements) at Civil War Battlefields listed in the Civil War sites Advisory Commission's (CWSAC) 1993 Report on the Nation's Civil War Battlefields and at Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefields listed in the American Battlefield Protection Program (ABPP) 2007 Report to Congress on the Historic Preservation of Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Sites in the United States (Reports).
Federal Grant Title: American Battlefield Protection Program- Battlefield Land Acquisition Grant
Federal Agency Name: National Park Service (DOI-NPS)
Grant Categories: Humanities
Type of Opportunity: Mandatory
Funding Opportunity Number: BLAG001
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 15.928
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: No deadline provided
Original Application Deadline: No deadline provided
Posted Date: August 22nd, 2017
Creation Date: August 22nd, 2017
Archive Date: No date given
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $2,000,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $10,000
Expected Number of Awards:
Cost Sharing or Matching: Yes
Last Updated: August 22nd, 2017
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
State governments - County governments - City or township governments - Special district governments - Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized) - For-profit organizations other than small businesses
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Battlefield Land Acquisition Grant Program
Grant Announcement Contact
Kelley Smith
Historian
Phone 202-354-2034
American Battlefield Protection Program
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