$750K to be granted to historical sites

$750K to be granted to historical sites
The Alabama Historical Commission has received state funding to distribute $750,000 in grants to historical sites throughout Alabama. (Source: AHC website)

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Alabama Historical Commission has received state funding to distribute $750,000 in grants to historical sites throughout Alabama.

The AHC is currently accepting applications from historical sites for grants up to $20,000 to help improve those site and their educational programs.

Applicants must complete an online application on the AHC website. Applications must be hand-delivered to the AHC office.

According to the AHC, grants will be awarded to public or private entities that have an educational-based mission and concentrate on education. Preference will be given to publicly-owned battlefields, structures built before 1840 that are listed in the National Register of Historic Places and historic school structures.

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