The Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds

National Trust for Historic Preservation Funds Available

As provided by The National Trust for Historic Preservation:

The National Trust for Historic Preservation is currently accepting applications for the Henry A. Jordan, M.D. Preservation Excellence Fund. Grants from this fund are awarded to organizations working to protect natural and cultural resources in the Mid-Atlantic region. The endowed fund supports innovative projects and programs in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.  Individual awards typically range from $1,000 to $2,000, but applicants can apply for up to $5,000.

The National Trust is seeking projects that:

  • Facilitate positive dialogues between the diverse interests of historic preservation, land conservation, business development, transportation, and government in a search for common ground in protecting the environment
  • Stimulate the development of local and state policies that protect the cultural landscape and its resources
  • Heighten public awareness of or increase involvement in issues relating to the livability and sustainability of communities
  • Encourage innovative partnerships and approaches to open space conservation and historic preservation

Visit our web site today for more information and to access the application for the Henry A. Jordan, M.D. Preservation Excellence Fund.  Applications can be submitted now through April 30, 2012.

April 16 2012 10:47 am | News

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