Daughters of the American Revolution: Special Projects GrantsDeadline: December 31, 2018
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Special Projects Grants Program provides local community grant funding to support projects exemplifying the organization’s mission areas of Historic Preservation, Education, and Patriotism.
Examples of grant funding include:
- Historic Preservation: Restoration of historic buildings or sites; Preservation of documents or records, including cataloging and digitalization; Conservation of cemetery monuments or grave sites; and Erection of historic site markers
- Education: Museum exhibits; Interpretive display panels; Children’s mentoring programs and teachers’ aids; Donation of books or resource materials for tutoring or literacy programs; and English language tutoring
- Patriotism: Programs supporting veterans’ medical centers or health providers; Oral histories of active military or veterans; Flagpole installations to fly the American flag at national sites; and Erection of veterans’ monuments
Amount: Grants of $1,000 – $2,000 are encouraged, with a maximum amount of $10,000. Projects must be completed within one year of initial grant funding.
Eligibility: Public charity 501(c)(3) entities.