Grants

Rivers of Steel Heritage Area Mini-Grant Funding

The Round 21 Rivers of Steel Heritage Area Mini-Grant Program is designed to fund projects that sustain Rivers of Steel’s sense of place through heritage preservation, interpretation, cultural, and recreational assets of the region.

What: Grants ranging from $2,500 to $20,000; 1:1 match [in-kind (pre-approved) or cash] required.

Eligibility: Non-profit organizations with 501(c) 3 status, municipalities, counties, and academic institutions are all eligible within the Mini-Grant program.

Projects must be located in one or more of the following counties: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Washington and Westmoreland.

Timeline: Applications are due by 3:00 P.M. on November 18, 2016.

Submit applications electronically to Jeff Leber (jleber@riversofsteel.com) Paper applications will not be accepted.

Download the 2016 Mini-Grant Packet

Links

Rivers of Steel Management Action Plan

Appendices

Related

Introduction to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area

Introduction to Rivers of Steel

From the History to Go DVD, this clip is a brief introduction to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area.