In cooperation with the Preservation Trust of Vermont, the 1772 Foundation has announced that funding in the form of 1:1 matching grants of up to $10,000 will be made available for the following historic preservation projects:
- exterior painting
- finishes and surface restoration
- fire detection/lightning protection/security systems
- repairs to/restoration of porches
- roofs and windows
- repairs to foundations and sills and
- chimney and masonry repointing.
To demonstrate the sustainability of historic sites, applicants may be required to submit a cyclical maintenance plan, condition assessment, restoration plan or stewardship plan that has been prepared or updated within the last five years. If an appropriate plan does not exist, the Foundation will consider providing support for development of a plan on a case-by-case basis.
Please review the guidelines in the pdf to the right, and complete the information below and submit your Letter of Interest. ** Please note that school, churches and municipalities are NOT eligible for this funding source.**
If you have questions about this application, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Letter of Interest submission period has closed. You will be contacted by January 30th, 2020 if you are invited to submit a full application. Invited applications will be due March 6, 2020.