Ohio History Connection Logo

History Fund Application

Complete the online History Fund grant application.

The History Fund application process is entirely online. No paper submissions of grant applications are accepted. Applications can be printed, however, for the applicants’ information.  Applications are due in early September every year; exact date will be announced in early summer.

Access the online application. After registering your email address and creating a password, you will enter the application.

 

Download the Application Instructions. These Instructions can also be viewed on the application website, and you can view individual sections below. The Application Instructions spell out in detail how to complete the online application. We suggest you access the online application first and refer to the Instructions as you complete the application. If applicable, click here for the "Appendix - Request for Proposal Information" referred to in the application instructions.

Read the instructions for the Grant Project Data section of the History Fund application.

Read the instructions for the Applicant Information section of the History Fund application.

Read the instructions for the Elected Officials section of the History Fund application.

Read the instructions for the Project Narrative section of the History Fund application.
Download the History Fund Work Schedule Form.

Read the instructions for the Budget Form section of the History Fund application.
Download a sample History Fund budget.
Download the History Fund Budget Form.

Read the instructions for the Construction Budget Form section of the History Fund application.

Read the instructions for the Match Summary section of the History Fund application.

Read the instructions for the Abstract section of the History Fund application.

Read the instructions for the Signatures section of the History Fund application.
Download the Signatures of Authorization Form.

Make sure you've completed all the needed information before you submit your grant.

Learn more about how to create a request for proposal for your History Fund project.