National Park Service: Route 66 Cost Share Preservation GrantsDeadline: April 1, 2016
The National Park Service, Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program is dedicated to preserving the diverse history of U.S. Highway 66. The program provides financial assistance in the form of competitive cost-share grants for the preservation of the most significant and representative buildings, structures, road segments, and cultural landscapes along the length of the Route 66 corridor, covering Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California. Cost-share grants are also available for planning, research, and educational initiatives related to the preservation of Route 66.
Amount: $90,000 is available for grants ranging from $5,000-$30,000. A 1:1 match is required in non-federal funds or in-kind contributions.
Eligibility: Private individuals and business owners; nonprofit organizations; educational institutions; local government agencies; state government agencies; and Tribal government agencies.