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The 1772 Foundation announces 2024 Vermont Historic Preservation Matching Grants for Private Non-Profit Organizations in cooperation with the Preservation Trust of Vermont. Grants in the form of 1:1 matching grants of up to $10,000 will be made available for historic preservation projects in Vermont.

WHO is ELIGIBLE?
To be eligible to apply, your building must be owned by a 501(c)(3) IRS designated non-profit.  Organizations must have closed any previously awarded 1772 matching grants. Funding will NOT be provided for municipally owned buildings, schools or active churches.

WHAT BUILDINGS are ELIGIBLE?
Your project building must be listed or determined eligible for listing on the National Register to be eligible for a grant.

WHAT is an ELIGIBLE PROJECT?
The Foundation will consider matching grants for the following types of work:

  • Exterior painting, finishes and surface restoration
  • Installation or upgrading fire detection, lightning protection and security systems
  • Repairs to/restoration of porches, roofs and windows
  • Structural foundation and sill repair/replacement
  • Chimney and masonry repointing

HOW to APPLY
All organizations that wish to be considered must download and read the full 1772 grant guidelines here, then complete the form below (which includes submitting a Letter of Inquiry).

WHAT is the TIMELINE?
Letters of Inquiry will be accepted until January 11, 2024. Invited applications will be due February 29, 2024.

QUESTIONS?
If you have questions, please email Charlotte Barrett at charlotte@ptvermont.org and use “1772 Foundation” in the subject line.

1772 Foundation Grant Letter of Inquiry Submission Form

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