Arts Council of Carteret County News

Disaster Assistance Grants for Historic Resources Made Available

Friday, June 05, 2020

The National Park Service (NPS) has awarded the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office (HPO) funding to provide recovery assistance to historic resources damaged by Hurricanes Florence and/or Michael that are listed in or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places.

The award from the Emergency Supplemental Historic Preservation Fund (ESHPF) administered by the NPS will allow the HPO to make available up to $9.25 million in grants for historic resources located in the 61 eligible counties in North Carolina designated by FEMA for disaster assistance. 

Application deadline: August 14, 2020 at 4 p.m.

For more information on eligibility and how to apply, visit the NC Department of Cultural Resources website.