Mini Grants

The Heritage Montgomery Mini-Grant Program supports groups in the county that contribute to interpreting, promoting, preserving, researching and/or supporting our historical legacy.  This program funds projects that encourage heritage activities with grants of up to $2,500.  Available to non-profit organizations and government entities.

HM Mini-Grant application forms are posted here annually during the month of August.  Applications are due in mid September for projects to be completed by June 30 of the following year.  Awards are announced in mid October.  Occasionally a second grant round is held in the spring.
Apply for FY15 Mini-Grants now!
Deadline for applications is September 24, 2014.
Call and discuss project with Sarah Rogers before you begin at 301-515-0753

FY 2014 Mini-Grant Recipients


Town of Brookeville – $2500 to develop a website for the War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebration in Brookeville


Glen Echo Partnership for Arts & Culture – $2000 to produce two short videos on Glen Echo’s Spanish Ballroom and Dentzel Carousel


King Barn Dairy MOOseum, Boyds – $2000 to develop a model milk train diorama for the MOOseum’s Milk Transportation exhibit


Montgomery County Historical Society, Rockville – $2500 for their annual History Conference


Montgomery Countryside Alliance, Poolesville –  $1000 for a “Growing Legacy” short film project


National Capital Trolley Museum, Colesville – $1800 for interpretive signage and materials


Peerless Rockville – $2500 to produce an historic Rockville wayfinding brochure


Sandy Spring Museum – $2500 for the museum’s Extreme Exhibit Makeover


Sugarloaf Regional Trails, Barnesville – $625 for Heritage Days programming and research on a Native American trail


Warren Historic Site Committee, Dickerson – $625 to revise and reprint the Warren Historic Site brochure

Grant recipients, please submit Final Report upon completion of project but no later than July 31, 2014.